Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS
ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Editor, Faculty, 09/11/2020 to present
  • Penyelaras Mobiliti Jabatan Geologi, Faculty, 12/10/2020 to present
  • COORDINATOR, Faculty, 12/10/2020 to present
  • Coordinator for Buku Panduan, Faculty, 21/05/2020 to 22/05/2022
  • JK Penyaringan Soalan, Faculty, 16/05/2021 to 31/05/2021
  • Auditor dalam bagi Audit Kendiri Fakulti Sains 2021, Faculty, 26/04/2021 to 30/04/2021
  • AJK for Mobility and Perdana (PKMP), University Malaya, 10/02/2020 to 10/02/2021
  • AJK for BSM (SKIM C for Faculty of Science), University Malaya, 23/01/2020 to 30/04/2021
  • Laboratory Supervisor for Micropaleontology Lab (GB112) of the Department of Geology, Faculty of Science, Faculty, 15/01/2020 to 15/01/2021
  • Panel member for proposal defence for candidate , Faculty, 09/01/2020 to 04/05/2020
  • Internal Examiner for Master dissertation examination, Faculty, 06/01/2020 to 09/01/2020
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Field),(Institution),(Year)
  • PhD (Earth Science)(UK)(2019), EARTH SCIENCE, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY, UK
  • MSc (Environmental Sc)(UMS)(2011), SAINS ALAM SEKITAR, UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SABAH (UMS)
  • BSc (Enviromental Sc)(UMS)(2008), SAINS ALAM SEKITAR, UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SABAH (UMS)
MEMBERSHIPS
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • The Cambridge Philosophical Society, Fellow Member, Since 2017 (University)
  • International Association of Geochemistry (IAGC), Member, 2017 to 2018 (International)
  • International Association of Mathematical Geoscience , Member, 2011 to 2012 (International)
SPECIALIZATION
(Area)
Area of Expertise
  • GROUNDWATER CONTAMINATION
  • ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY
  • MICROBIAL GEOCHEMISTRY
  • SEDIMENTOLOGY
  • BIO GEOCHEMISTRY
  • TEACHING
    (Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Academic Session)
    Teaching
  • SIX1002 - ETHICS AND SAFETY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 2 )
  • SIG1002 - EARTH SURFACE PROCESSES, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 1 )
  • SIG2004 - SEDIMENTOLOGY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 2 )
  • SIX1010 - EARTHS ECOSYSTEM, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 2 )
  • SIG2002 - GEOCHEMISTRY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 1 )
  • SIG2011 - GEOLOGY LABORATORY ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 1 )
  • SIG3004 - GEOLOGICAL HAZARD, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 1 )
  • SIX1010 - EARTHS ECOSYSTEM, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 1 )
  • SIG1002 - EARTH SURFACE PROCESSES, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2019/2020 - 2 )
  • SIX1002 - Ethics and Safety, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021 - 1 2 )
  • SIG1002 - EARTH SURFACE PROCESSES, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021 - 1 )
  • SIG2002 - GEOCHEMISTRY, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021 - 1 )
  • SIG3004 - GEOLOGICAL HAZARD, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021 - 1 )
  • SIX1010 - EARTHS ECOSYSTEM, First Degree, UNIVERSITY MALAYA (2020/2021 - 1 )
  • Teaching Activity
  • SIX1010 - EARTHS ECOSYSTEM, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • SII1002 - EARTH SURFACE PROCESSES, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • SIX1002 - ETHICS AND SAFETY, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • SIG2002 - GEOCHEMISTRY, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • SIG3004 - GEOLOGICAL HAZARD, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • SIG2011 - GEOLOGY LABORATORY ANALYTICAL TECHNIQUES, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • SIG2004 - SEDIMENTOLOGY, Bachelor/First Degree, University Malaya (2021)
  • PUBLICATIONS
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    WoS
    2021
    • Saw, L. H., Leo, B. F., Nor, N. S. M., Yip, C. W., Ibrahim, N., Hamid, H. H. A., . . . Nadzir, M. S. M. (2021). Modeling aerosol transmission of SARS-CoV-2 from human-exhaled particles in a hospital ward. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 28(38), 53478-53492. doi: 10.1007/s11356-021-14519-9
    • Nor, N. S. M., Yip, C. W., Ibrahim, N., Jaafar, M. H., Rashid, Z. Z., Mustafa, N., . . . Nadzir, M. S. M. (2021). Particulate matter (PM2.5) as a potential SARS-CoV-2 carrier. Scientific reports, 11(1), 6. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-81935-9
    2020
    • Bradbury, H. J., Halloran, K. H., Lin, C. Y., Turchyn, A. V. (2020). Calcium isotope fractionation during microbially induced carbonate mineral precipitation. Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta, 277, 37-51.
    Refereed Journals
    2021
    • Md Nor., Yip, C.W., Ibrahim, N., Jaafar, M.H., Rashid, Z.Z., Mustafa, N., Abd Hamid, H.H., Chandru, K., Latif, M.T., Saw, P.E.,Lin, C.Y., Alhasa, K.M., Hashim, J.H., Mohd. Nadzir, M.S. (2021). Particulate matter (PM2.5) as a potential SARS-CoV-2 carrier. Scientific Reports. 11, 2508. (WoS)
    • Saw, L.H., Leo, B.F., Md Nor, N.S., Yip, C.W., Ibrahim, N., Abd Hamid, H.H., Latif, M.T., Lin, C.Y., Nadzir, M.S.M., 2021. Modeling aerosol transmission of SARS-CoV-2 from human-exhaled particles in a hospital ward. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. Doi.org/10.1007/s11356-021-14519-9
    2020
    • Bradbury, H.J., Halloran, K.H., Lin, C.Y., Turchyn, A.V. (2020). Calcium isotope fractionation during microbially induced carbonate mineral precipitation. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 277, 37 - 51. (WoS)
    • Lin, C.Y., Turchyn, A.V., Krylov, A., Antler, G. (2020). The microbially driven formation of siderite in salt marsh sediments. Geobiology. 18, 207 - 224. (WoS)
    2019
    • van Dijk, J., Fernandez, A., Storck, J.C., White, T.S., Lever, M., Muller, I.A., Bishop, S., Seifert, R.F., Driese, S.D., Krylov, A., Ludvigson, G.A., Turchyn, A.V., Lin, C.Y., Wittkop, C., Bernasconi, S.M., (2019). Experimental calibration of clumped isotopes in siderite between 8.5 C and 65 C and its application as paleo-thermometer in paleosols. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 254, 1 - 20. (WoS)
    • Hutchings, A.M., Antler, G., Wilkening, J.V., Basu, A., Bradbury, H.J., Clegg, J.A., Gorka, M., Lin, C.Y., Mills, J.V., Pellerin, A., Redeker, K.R., Sun, X., Turchyn, A.,V. (2019). Creek dynamics determine pond subsurface geochemical heterogeneity in East Anglian (UK) salt marshes. Frontiers in Earth Sciences. 7, 4. (WoS)
    2018
    • Lee, W.S., Lin, C.Y. (2018). Mapping of tropical marine benthic habitat: Hydroacoustic classification of coral reefs environment using single-beam (RoxAnn) system. Continental Shelf Research. 170, 1 - 10. (WoS)
    • Lin, C.Y., Turchyn, A.V., Steiner, Z., Bots, P., Lampronti, G.I., Tosca, N.J. (2018). The role of microbial sulfate reduction in calcium carbonate polymorph selection. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 237, 184 - 204. (WoS)
    • Khan, M.F., Sahani, M., Nadzir, M.S.M., Lin, C.Y., Hoque, H.M.S., Hamid, H.H.A., Ikram, M.I., Munna, F.T., Amin, N., Misran, H., Akhtaruzzaman, M., Maulud, K.N.A., Juahir, H., Ghazali, A., Ismail, A. (2018). Volatile organic compound analysis by sorbent tube-thermal desorption-gas chromatography: A review. International Journal of Engineering and Technology. 7(3.14), 165 - 175. (SCOPUS)
    2017
    • Nadzir, M.S.M., Lin, C.Y., Khan, M.F., Latif, M.T., Dominick, D., Hamid, H.H.A., Mohamad, N., Maulud, K.N., Wahab, M.I.A., Kamaludin, N.F. (2017). Characterization of rainwater chemical composition after a Southeast Asia haze event: insight of transboundary pollutant transport during the Northeast monsoon. Environmental Science and Pollution Research. 24, 15278 - 15290. (WoS)
    2015
    • Mohammad Ali, B.N., Lin, C.Y., Cleophas, F., Abdullah, M.H., Musta, B. (2015). Assessment of heavy metals contamination in Mamut river sediments using sediment quality guidelines and geochemical indices. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 187, 4190. (WoS)
    2013
    • Lin, C.Y., Musta, B., Abdullah, M.H. (2013). Geochemical Processes, evidence and thermodynamic behavior of dissolved and precipitated carbonate minerals in a modern seawater/freshwater mixing zone of a small tropical island. Applied Geochemistry. 29, 13 - 31. (WoS)
    2012
    • Lin, C.Y., Abdullah, M.H., Praveena, S.M., Yahaya, A.H., Musta, B., (2012). Delineation of temporal variability and governing factors influencing the spatial variability of shallow groundwater chemistry in a tropical sedimentary island. Journal of Hydrology. 432 - 433, 26 - 42. (WoS)
    2011
    • Lin, C.Y., Abdullah, M.H., Musta, B., Praveena, S.M., Aris, A.Z. (2011). Stability behavior and thermodynamic states of iron and manganese in sandy soil aquifer, Manukan Island, Malaysia. Natural Resource Research. 20(1), 45 - 56. (WoS)
    • Praveena, S.M., Abdullah, M.H., Aris, A.Z., Lin, C.Y., Bidin, K., (2011). Numerical modelling of seawater intrusion in Manukan Island's aquifer. World Applied Sciences. 14, 1 - 7. (SCOPUS)
    2010
    • Lin, C.Y., Abdullah, M.H., Musta, B., Aris, A.Z., Praveena, S.M. (2010). Assessment of Selected Chemical and Microbial Parameters in Groundwater of Pulau Tiga, Sabah, Malaysia. Sains Malaysiana. 39(3), 337 - 345. (WoS)
    • Praveena, S.M., Lin, C.Y., Aris, A.Z., Abdullah, M.H. (2010). Groundwater assessment at Manukan Island, Sabah: Multidisplinary Approaches. Natural Resource Research. 19(4), 279 - 291. (WoS)
    2009
    • Lin, C.Y., Abdullah, M.H., Aris, A.Z., Praveena, S.M. (2009). A baseline study on groundwater quality of the tourist island, Pulau Tiga, Sabah, Malaysia. Modern Applied Science. 3(5), 62 - 74. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    RESEARCH PROJECT
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Private Funding
  • The Study Of Effectiveness Of The Portable Air-purifier In Reducing The Dispersion Of Sars-cov-2, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/08/2021 to 31/07/2022, Daikin Research & Development Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., Selangor (Private)
  • Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
  • Cycling Of Carbon, Sulfur And Toxic Metals In Tropical Peat Swamps, Co-Researcher, 01/11/2020 to 30/04/2024, Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (KPT) (Government)
  • RU Geran - Fakulti Program
  • The Cycling Of Dissolved Carbon In Tropical Peat Swamp, Principal Investigator(PI), 15/09/2020 to 14/09/2022, Research University (Government)
  • Covid-19 Special Research Grant
  • Case Study For Covid-19 Screening In Hospitals: Investigation On The Transmission Of Sars-cov-2 Via Aerosol Pm2.5 In Indoor Environment, Co-Researcher, 10/08/2020 to 09/02/2022, Research University (Government)
  • SUPERVISION
    Academic Adviser
    (Total of Student),(No. of Contact Hours),(Academic Session)
  • 2232, 4, 2020/2021
  • Postgraduate Student
    (Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Institution),(Academic Level)
    Ongoing
    • The carbon and nutrient cycling in a tropical peat swamp, Nuriffa Syahira Mohd Najib, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    • The impact of tropical lowland peat swamp deforestation on the carbon cycle in Northern Selangor, Irfan Afip, University of Malaya (UM) (Post Graduate Student)
    UG Student/Clinical Fellowship
    (Title of Thesis),(Academic Session)
    Ongoing
    • The Effect of Anthropogenic Activities towards Water Chemistry in a Peat Swamp Environment, 2021
    • Geochemical characterisation of organic rich peat swamp sediments in Kuala Langat, 2021
    • Factors Contributing to the Mechanism of Transformation of Metastable Carbonates to Stable Calcium Carbonates in Water., 2021
    • The Role of Phosphate and Manganese in The Formation of Calcium Carbonate Polymorphism, 2021
    SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY ACTIVITIES
    (Contribution to Society),(Duration),(Level)
    • Newsletter (Science @ UM 365), 05/11/2020 to 04/11/2021
    ACADEMIC/PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
    Academic/Professional Services
    (Contribution),(Duration),(Level),(Role)
  • Member of the GSMIGM Flagship on Geoscience to Action for Disaster Risk Reduction (G2A4DRR) Working Group, 01/12/2021 to 30/11/2022, National, (Event Coordinator)
  • Menyaring Kertas Soalan Peperiksaan, 22/11/2021 to 21/12/2021, University, (Internal Assessor)
  • Pelantikan sebagai mentor E-clinic, 19/11/2021 to 26/11/2021, University, (Mentor)
  • Pelantikan sebagai penyelaras buku panduan fakulti sains, 21/05/2021 to 21/09/2021, University, (Event Coordinator)
  • Auditor - Audit kendiri 2021 Fakulti Sains, 26/04/2021 to 30/04/2021, University, (Auditor)
  • Menyaring soalan peperiksaan, 21/04/2021 to 21/05/2021, University, (Internal Assessor)
  • Sijil Penyertaan Kursus Auditor, 03/03/2021 to 05/03/2021, University, (Auditor)
  • Surat pelantikan sebagai penilai FRGS, 16/02/2021 to 18/02/2021, University, (Internal Evaluator)
  • Sebagai Editor Buletin Fakulti Sains - Science@UM365, 09/11/2020 to 31/12/2022, University, (Academic Appointment )
  • Penyelaras mobiliti untuk Jabatan Geologi, 12/10/2020 to 11/10/2022, University, (Course Facilitator)
  • AWARD AND STEWARDSHIP
    (Name of Award/Stewardship),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
    • Studentship by the Cambridge Philosophical Society, The University of Cambridge, 2017 (RESEARCH)
    • Recipient of SLAI scholarship, The Ministry of Education, 2015 (EDUCATION)
    • Silver Place in Poster Presentation of Numerical Model for Groundwater Resources Planning and Management: A Case Study In Manukan Island (Research D Environment and Energy Category) at the Research and Innovation Competition (PEREKA) 2010, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)., University Malaysia Sabah, 2010 (EXHIBITION AWARD)
    • Recipient of World Federation of Science scholarship, World Federation of Science, 2010 (EDUCATION)
    • Bronze award in Poster Presentation of Numerical Analysis of Seawater Intrusion in Manukan Island (Research D Environment and Energy Category) at the Research and Innovation Competition (PEREKA) 2009, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)., University Malaysia Sabah, 2009 (EXHIBITION AWARD)
    PAPER PRESENTED
    (Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
    PLENARY SPEAKER
  • What controls the generation of alkalinity in marine sediments?, Goldschmidt, 12/08/2018 to 17/08/2018, The Geochemical Society (International)
  • ORAL PRESENTER
  • Calcium isotope fractionation during bacterially mediated carbonate precipitation, Goldschmidt, 18/08/2019 to 23/08/2019, The Geochemical Society (International)
  • Calcium isotope fractionation of authigenic carbonates in microbial cultures., Goldschmidt, 12/08/2018 to 17/08/2018, The Geochemical Society (International)
  • POSTER PRESENTER
  • The formation of different calcium carbonate polymorphs driven by microbial sulfate reduction, Goldschmidt, 13/08/2017 to 18/08/2017, The Geochemical Society (International)