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ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. SAFIAH @ YUSMAH BINTI MUHAMMAD YUSOFF

Department of Geography
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
 
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 Department of Geography, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
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BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  5
 Articles With Citation Data  2
 Sum of the Times Cited   4
 Average Citations per Article   2.00
 h-index   1
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
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ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



PROFESSIONAL
(Organisation), (Role), (Year), (Level).


  • Jawatankuasa Kurikulum Fakulti, Active Member,   to  , (University)
  • Jawatankuasa Penyelidikan dan Pameran, Advisory Committee, 2012 to 2012, (University)
  • Kluster Pendidikan Negara, Kluster Sosial & Kesejahteraan Masyarakat, Academic Committee Member, 2013 to 2014, (National)

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role), (Level), (Start date),(End Date).


  • Acting Deputy Dean of Higher Degree, Dean's Office, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, 01/10/2018 to 07/02/2019
  • Deputy Dean of Undergraduate, Dean's Office, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, 01/09/2018 to 31/08/2020
  • Deputy Dean of Undergraduate, Dean's Office, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, 01/09/2017 to 31/08/2018
  • Deputy Dean of Undergraduate, Dean's Office, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, 01/08/2016 to 31/08/2017
  • Head, Geography, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, 01/09/2015 to 31/08/2016
  • Head, Geography, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, 05/09/2013 to 31/08/2015
  • Deputy Dean of Undergraduate, University Malaya, 07/12/2018 to 07/12/2018
  • Deputy Dean of Undergraduate, Faculty, 06/12/2018 to 06/12/2018
  • Acting Deputy Dean of Higher Degree, University Malaya, 03/12/2018 to 03/12/2018
  • Pengawas Fakulti, Faculty, 15/11/2018 to 18/11/2018
  • Pengawas Fakulti, Faculty, 13/09/2018 to 17/09/2018
  • Faculty Representative to IPS, University Malaya, 26/06/2014 to 25/06/2014
  • PANEL PENEMUDUGA BAGI CALON LEPASAN STPM/SETARAF, University Malaya, 23/05/2014 to 27/05/2014
  • Jawatankuasa Kurikulum Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial, Faculty, 13/09/2013 to 31/08/2015
  • Jawatankuasa Akreditasi Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial, Faculty, 13/09/2013 to 31/08/2015
  • Chairman, Jk Semakan Kurikulum Jabatan Geografi, Faculty, 13/09/2013 to 31/08/2015
  • Chairman, Jk Semakan Kurikulum Rancangan Pengajian Alam Sekitar, Faculty, 13/09/2013 to 31/08/2015
  • Chairman, Jk Semakan Kurikulum Jabatan Geografi, Faculty, 13/09/2013 to 31/08/2015
  • Ahli, Jawatankuasa Tadbir Tabung Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial, Faculty, 13/09/2013 to 31/08/2015
  • Head of Department, Faculty, 05/09/2013 to 31/08/2015 (NA)
  • Wakil Jabatan Program Pra Pekerjaan 2013, Faculty, 08/04/2013 to 11/04/2013
  • Wakil Ijazah Dasar Jabatan Geografi, Faculty, 02/01/2013 to 30/08/2013
  • Acting Head of Department, Faculty, 12/10/2012 to 12/10/2012
  • Auditee, Faculty, 11/06/2012 to 29/06/2012
  • Head, Research Centre for Smart Urban Development, University Malaya, 01/12/2009 to 31/08/2011 (Under Sustainability Science Cluster)
  • Jawatankuasa Pemeriksa Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial, Faculty, 01/09/2009 to 31/08/2015
  • Program Coordinator, Faculty, 01/09/2009 to 31/08/2012

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Environmental Geography (Integrated Water Resources Management)
  • Natural Resource (Hydrology)
  • Environmental Protection (Urban Forest, Urban Green or Urban Spaces)
  • Geographical Information System(Gis) (Forest Management, Timber Harvesting Plan, Forest Road)
  • Sediment Transport and Silting (Soil Erosion Prediction, Universal Soil Loss Equation (USLE))


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Book

2017
  • Hanizah Idris, Norhaslina Hassan, Safiah @ Yusmah Muhammad Yusoff, Asra Zaliza Abdullah & Muhammad Faiz Ramli. (2017). Pembangunan Mampan Pelancongan Maritim di Pantai Timur Semenanjung Malaysia. Kuala Lumpur: Penerbit Universiti Malaya. 

2014
  • Thiruchelvam, K., Norhaslina, H., Noor Rosly, H., Nila, I., Md. Nasir, D., Ibrahim, M., Safiah, M.Y., Aniza A.A., Faizah, A. & Wong, C.Y. (2014). City Innovation Systems: Case Studies on Urban Innovations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Selangor: Gerakbudaya Enterprise. 65pp. 

2003
  • Azmy M., Ismail P., Shamsudin I., Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Lim H.F., Muhammed Azmi M.I., Ab Rasip A.G., Salmiah U. & Khali Aziz H. (eds.). 2003. Tropical Forestry Research in the New Millenium: Meeting Demands and Challenges. Proceedings of the International Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR 2001). Kuala Lumpur. 1-3 October, 2001. FRIM, Kepong, 573 pp. 
  • Samsudin M., Abd. Rahman K., Safiah Yusmah M.Y. & Shamsudin I. 2003. Assessing the Status of Logged-over Production Forests: the Development of a Rapid Appraisal Technique. EC-FAO Partnership Programme (2000-2002). FAO, Bangkok. 33pp. 
  • Shamsudin I., Abd Razak O., Noor Azlin Y., Samsudin M., Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Baharuddin K. & Siti Aisah S. 2003. Management prescriptions for non-production functional classes of forest. Malayan Forest Records No. 46. FRIM, Kepong. 154pp. 

2000
  • Appanah S., Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Astinah Watis J. & Khoo K.C. (eds.) 2000. Proceedings of the Fourth Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research 1997. FRIM, 2-4 October, 1997. Kepong, Kuala Lumpur. 514 pp. 
Chapter in Book

2017
  • Hanizah, I., Norhaslina , H., Safiah @ Yusmah M.Y., Asra Zaliza, A. &Muhammad Faiz, R. Costal Tourism and Its Impact on the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia. In Ainin, S. (Eds.) Moving Towards an Equitable Society (pp.161-176). Kuala Lumpur. University of Malaya Press. 
  • Aminaton, M. & Safiah Yusmah, M.Y. (2017). Major Soil Types, Soil Classification and Soil Map. In Muhammad Aqeel A., Radziah O. & Che Fauziah I. (Eds.), Soils of Malaysia (pp. 117-142). CRC Press 

2016
  • Muhammad Syamil M.S., Norhaslina H., Safiah @ Yusmah M.Y. & Amirhosein G. (2017). Living qualities of urban village communities in Kuala Lumpur: A literature review. In Ainin S., Moving towards an equitable society (pp. 110-124). Kuala Lumpur: Equitable Society Research Cluster. 

2015
  • Putri Haryati, I., Melasutra, M.D. & Safiah. M.Y. 2015. Public Green Open Space Issues. In. Mazlina, M., Khalilah, Z. & Nor Zalina, H. (ed). Urban public space in Kuala Lumpur, pp. 83-94. Selangor: International Islamic University Malaysia Press. 
Article in Academic Journals

2018
  • Ibtisam, A. A., Tengku Adeline Adura, T. H., Safiah, M. Y., Nisfariza, M. N. & Emenikec C. U. (2018). Post-War Waste Composition: Household Waste Management in Misrata City, Libya. The Arab World Geographer, 15 (2-3), 114-128. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Edward Halawa, Amirhosein Ghaffarianhoseini, Ali Ghaffarianhoseini, Jeremy Trombley, Norhaslina Hassan, Mirza Baig, Safiah Yusmah Yusoff and Muhammad Azzam Ismail (2018). A review on energy conscious designs of building facades in hot and humid climates: Lessons for (and from) Kuala Lumpur and Darwin, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 82 (3), 2147-2161. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Halawa, E., Amirhosein G., Ali G., Trombleya J., Norhaslina H., Mirza B., Safiah Yusmah Y., Muhammad Azzam I., Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews (2018), http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2017.08.061 (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Asra Zaliza Asbollah, Norhaslina Hassan, Safiah @ Yusmah Muhammad Yusoff & Hanizah Idris (2017) The Tourist Behavior in Different Environments: A Literature Review. Planning Malaysia, 15(1), 279-288. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2015
  • Ali GhaffarianHoseini, John Tookey, Amirhosein GhaffarianHoseini, Safiah Muhammad Yusoff & Norhaslina Hassan. (2015). State of the art of rainwater harvesting systems towards promoting green built environments: a review. Desalination and Water Treatment 54(2): 1-10. (ISI-Cited) (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Dali, M. M., Yusoff, S. M., Ibrahim, P. H. 2014. IMPLEMENTATION OF OPEN SPACE: THE NEED FOR UNIFORM POLICY? Open House International 39(1): 82-91. (ISI- Cited) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y. & Rodziah, H. 2014. Predicting flow direction of soil erosion using Geographic Information System (GIS). International Journal of Soil Mechanics & Foundations Volume 1 : Issue 2. Pp 11-13. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2013
  • Putri Haryati, I., Melasutra, M.D. & Safiah Yusmah, M.Y. (2013). Implementation of Open Space. Journal of Sustainable Development, 6(7), 16-25. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2011
  • Melasutra Md Dali, Safiah Muhammad Yusoff & Putri Haryati Ibrahim. (2011). Integrating Urban Blueways into Urban Open Space Planning. Malaysian Town Plan 8(1):20-26. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2010
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y., Barnsley, M.J.& Rodziah, H. 2010. Variation analysis on buffer zone, cutting-limit and slope angles in timber harvesting planning. Malaysian Forester 73(2):197-211. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • M. Y. SAFIAH YUSMAH, M. J. BARNSLEY & H. RODZIAH. 2010. THE APPLICATION OF GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM (GIS) IN FOREST HARVESTING IN MALAYSIA. THE MALAYSIAN FORESTER, 73 (1): 1-14 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Khairulnajwan, A.J., Samsudln, M., Safiah, M.Y., Rodziah, H., Azhan, S.I., Harry, Y., Abd Rahman, K., Wan Juliana, W.A. (2010). Classification of second growth forests at Tekam Forest Reserve, Pahang and Cherul Forest Reserve, Terengganu. Malaysian Forester 73(2):187-195. (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2007
  • Mohd. Nasir, H. & Safiah Yusmah, M. Y. (2007). Distribution of Rhizophora stylosa in Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 19(1), 57-60. (ISI-Indexed)

2003
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Rodziah H. & Abd. Azhan Shah I. (2003). Forest Type Classification Using AIRSAR Image Data. Journal of Tropical Forest Science, 15(2), 361-364. (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2017
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y., Bracken, L., Norhaslina, H., Melasutra, M.D., Amirhosein, G., Zuriatunfadzliah, S., Sumiliana, S. & Nik Suzana, T. (2017, January). UNDERSTANDING URBAN FLOOD VULNERABILITY AND RESILIENCE: A CASE STUDY OF KUANTAN, PAHANG, MALAYSIA. Paper presented at the Malaysia Korea Global Series Seminar. Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur 

2011
  • Putri Haryati, I., Melasutra, M.D. & Safiah, M.Y. (2011). The implementation of Open Space Policy by the States in Peninsula Malaysia: The need to a uniform policy? The Asian Conference on Sustainability, Energy and the Environment 2011. Sustaining the Future. Osaka.pp 439- 451. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2010
  • Safiah, Y.M.Y. & Rodziah, H. 2010. Optimization of the Route of the Forest Logging Road. Proceedings of International Conference on Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (ICCCE) - ISI-indexed Proceedings (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Yusmah, M.Y.S.; Rodziah, H.; , "The application of geographic information system (GIS) in forest harvesting in Malaysia," Geoinformatics, 2009 17th International Conference on , vol., no., pp.1-7, 12- 14 Aug. 2009 - ISI Proceedings http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/tocresult.jsp? asf_arn=null&asf_iid=5292806&asf_pun=null&asf_in=nul l&a sf_rpp=null&asf_iv=null&asf_sp=null&asf_pn=25 URL: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp? tp=&arnumber=5403134&isnumber=5292806 (ISI-Indexed)

2003
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Raja Barizan R.S. & Abd. Azhan Shah I. 2003. Operational use of remote sensing and GIS for forest rehabilitation planning. Pp 277-284 in Sim, H.C. et al. (Eds.). Proceedings of the International Conference on Bringing Back the Forests: Policies and Practices for Degraded Lands and Forests. Kuala Lumpur. 7-10 October 2003. APAFRI- FRIM, 295pp. 
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Shamsudin I. & Shajoeril T. 2003. A Sustainable environmental quality by integrating forest management at the landscape level. Pp 1-4 in Proceedings of Environment 2003. USM, Penang. 18-19 February 2003. 
  • Khali Aziz H., Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Rodziah H. & Abd. Azhan Shah I. 2003. Mapping technique of peat swamp forest using L-band JERS-1 SAR data. Pp 399-404 in Azmy M. et.al. (Eds.). Tropical Forestry Research in the New Millenium: Meeting Demands and Challenges. Proceedings of the International Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR 2001). Kuala Lumpur. 1-3 October, 2001. FRIM, Kepong. 
  • Khali Aziz H., Shamsudin I., Safiah Yusmah M.Y. & Rodziah H. 2003. Potential application of GIS in meeting some of the requirements of MC&I standard of performance for forest management certification a case study. Pp 563-564 in Azmy M. et.al. (Eds.). Tropical Forestry Research in the New Millenium: Meeting Demands and Challenges. Proceedings of the International Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR 2001). Kuala Lumpur. 1-3 October, 2001. FRIM, Kepong. 

2002
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Alias M.S. & Khali Aziz H. 2002. Forest cover assessment and conservation issues in Malaysia. Proceedings of the International Workshop Asian Forest Cover Assessment and Conservation Issues. IIRS, India & JRC, Italy. Dehradun, India. pp 269-278. 
  • Khali Aziz H., Shamsudin I., Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Abdul Azhan Shah I., Rodziah H., Chin Y.M. & Zainuddin M. A. (2002). Mapping of second growth forest using Forest Canopy Density model technique: a case study. Prosiding Seminar Kebangsaan Sains, Teknologi & Sains Sosial. UiTM, Pahang & Kerajaan Negeri Pahang. Kuantan, Pahang. pp 628-635. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2001
  • Safiah Yusmah M. Y., Low. K.S., Baharuddin K. & Samsudin M. 2001. Soil erosion due to road construction in Bukit Tinggi management and mitigation measures. Proceedings of the National Seminar on Issues and Challenges in Malaysia. UKM, Bangi. Pp 223-227. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Mohd Ibrahim Seeni M., Eric Siou C.Y. & Safiah Yusmah M.Y. 2001. Forest type mapping from airborne polarimetric SAR data. Proceedings of the 22nd. Asian Conference of Remote Sensing. ACRS. Singapore. pp 1043-1048. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Low, K.S. & Siti Aisah S. 2001. Rates of soil erosion in Bukit Tinggi Catchment using Universal Soil Loss Equation (USLE). Proceedings of the Malaysian Science and Technology Congress 2000. MOSTE. Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. Pp 76-80. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

1998
  • Ismail Harun, Safiah Yusoff, Chong P.F. and Azman Hassan. 1998. The Application of Remote Sensing in Forestry: FRIM\'s Experiences and Expectations. In Saito, G. (ed.) Proceeding of the Inter. Workshop on Investigation of Tropical Environments Using New Remote Sensing Sensors such as Microwave Sensors. 18- 20 November 1997, Tsukuba, Japan. Pp 257-265. 
  • Chong, P. F., Ismail Harun and Safiah Yusoff. 1998. The Use of JERS-1 Data in Tropical Forests of Peninsular Malaysia. In Saito, G. (ed.) Proceeding of the Inter. Workshop on Investigation of Tropical Environments Using New Remote Sensing Sensors such as Microwave Sensors. 18-20 November 1997, Tsukuba, Japan. Pp 43-50. 
Extended Abstract

2015
  • Safiah @ Yusmah, M.Y., Norhaslina H. & Melasutra M.D. 2015. Evaluation Study of Urban Forest in a City Campus. Proceedings of IICBE Conferences 2015. July 22- 23, 2015 London, United Kingdom. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
Translations

2018
  • Melasutra, M. D. & Safiah, M. Y. (2018). Penilaian Kerentanan Risiko (RVA) Wilayah Asean. Garispanduan Pelaksanaan Indeks Risiko Bencana Asean, Bank Pembangunan Asean. 
List of Written Works That Have Not Been Published

2005
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y. 2005. Development of a GIS- based timber harvesting plan for a Malaysian tropical forest some preliminary results. Poster presented at the Conference on Sustainable forestry in theory and practice: recent advances in inventory and monitoring, statistics and modeling, information and knowledge management and policy science, 5-8 April 2005, University of Edinburgh, UK. 

2003
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Shajoeril T., Abd. Azhan Shah I. & Rodziah H. 2003. Pemetaan pusingan kedua menggunakan teknik Forest Canopy Density (FCD). Paper presented at the Workshop on Second Growth Forests, Pahang. 21-22 Mei 2003. 

2002
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Shajoeril T., Abd. Azhan I. & Rashidah H. 2002. Second growth forest classification using Forest Canopy Density Model (FCD) Technique A Case Study. Poster presented at the Seminar on Applications of Remote Sensing and Related Technologies for Biodiversity. 30-31 October 2002. MACRES, Kuala Lumpur. 
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Shajoeril T., Rodziah H. & Ismail H. 2002. Application of remote sensing and GIS in forest management planning and conservation. Paper presented at the Seminar on Applications of Remote Sensing and Related Technologies for Biodiversity. 30-31 October 2002. MACRES, Kuala Lumpur. 
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Raja Barizan R. S. & Abd. Azhan I. 2002. Operational use of remote sensing and GIS for forest rehabilitation planning. Paper presented at the Bringing back the forests seminar. 7-10 October 2002. Kuala Lumpur. 
  • Khali Aziz H., Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Shajoeril, T. & Abd. Azhan Shah I. 2002. The application of Tiungsat-1 data for forest vegetation mapping ¿ A case study. Paper presented at the Tiungsat-1 First User Group Seminar. 24 September 2002. Cyberjaya. Selangor. 

2001
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Roziah H. & Abd. Azhan I. 2001. Forest density classification in logged- over forest using airborne radar. Poster presented at the 1st International Precision Forestry Symposium. University of Washington, 17-20 June 2001. Seattle, USA. 
  • Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Roziah H. & Abd. Azhan I. 2001. Geoinformatics in forest application in Malaysia: current status and future perspectives. Paper presented at the Geoinformation 2001 Conference and Exhibition. 12-13 November 2001. Pulau Pinang. 
  • Khali Aziz H., Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Roziah H. & Abd. Azhan I. 2001. Mapping technique of peat swamp forest using L-band JERS-1 SAR data. Paper presented at the International Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR 2001). 1-3 October 2001. Kuala Lumpur. 
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y., Khali Aziz H., Roziah H. & Abd. Azhan I. 2001. Forest type classification using AIRSAR image data. Poster presented at the International Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR 2001). 1-3 October 2001. Kuala Lumpur 

2000
  • Siti Aisah, S., Safiah Yusmah, M.Y. & Zulkifli, Y. 2000. Evaporation loss from a second growth forest using Penman Model. Poster presented at Symposium & Workshop of Forest-Water-People in the Humid Tropics. Past, Present & Future Hydrological Research for Integrated Land and Water Management. Hotel Equatorial, Bangi. 30 July-4 August 2000. 
  • Samsudin M., Ismail H. & Safiah Yusmah M.Y. 2000. Some Lessons Learnt from the Malaysian Forest Fire Experience. Paper presented at the International Conference on Disaster Management Lessons to be Learnt. UUM, 29-30 April, 2000. Pulau Langkawi, Kedah. 

1999
  • Zulkifli Y., M. Asriza Z. and Safiah Yusmah M.Y. 1999. Water quality status along Semenyih River: Implication on water supply. Paper presented at FRIM¿s Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR) 1999 Series on Water: Forestry and Land Use Perspectives. FRIM, HTC and WWF Malaysia, 31 March-1 April 1999. FRIM, Kepong, Kuala Lumpur. 
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y. 1999. Soil Erosion and Land Use Changes in Bt. Tinggi, Bentong, Pahang D.M. Paper presented at FRIM¿s Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR) 1999 Series on Water: Forestry and Land Use Perspectives. FRIM, HTC and WWF Malaysia, 31 March-1 April 1999. FRIM, Kepong, Kuala Lumpur. 
  • Shamsudin I., Safiah Yusmah M.Y., Ismail P. and T.P. Ng. 1999. Hydrological characteristics and landuse patterns of peat swamp at Sepang: Implication to forest fire. Paper presented at FRIM¿s Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR) 1999 Series on Water: Forestry and Land Use Perspectives. FRIM, HTC and WWF Malaysia, 31 March-1 April 1999. FRIM, Kepong, Kuala Lumpur. 

1998
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y. 1998. Sistem Maklumat Geografi (GIS). Lecture given at the Kursus Asas Perhutanan Untuk Jabatan Bomba dan Penyelamat Malaysia. 22-27 June 1998. FRIM, Kuala Lumpur. 

1997
  • Safiah Yusmah, M.Y. 1997. Presentation of Research on Geographic Information System (GIS) Overview. Paper presented at the First Technical Advisory Panel (TAP) Meeting of the Natural Forests Division, 6-9 May 1977. FRIM, Kuala Lumpur 
Others

2018
  • Safiah M. Y. (2018). Book Review. Jamilah Mohamad & Mariney Mohd Yusoff. (Eds.) 2018. Pulau Pangkor Antara Pembangunan dan Kelestarian. Kuala Lumpur, Sarjana 33 (2) 

2016
  • Safiah @ Yusmah, M. Y. (2016). Geospatial Based Coastal Ecotourism Management For Geography Teaching Material Development. 

2014
  • 2014. Runoff Coefficient (C values)Evaluation and Generation using a Rainfall Simulator at Different Surfaces: A Case Study in Urban Areas in Penang, Malaysia. Kajian Malaysia. USM, Pulau Pinang , Malaysia 
  • 2014. An Analysis of Land Use/Land Cover Changes Using using Remote Sensing Data and its Impacts to the Sediment Loads in Padas River, Beaufort, Sabah. Journal of Sustainability Science and Management. UMT, Trengganu, Malaysia. 

AREAS OF RESEARCH
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level), (Source).


  • Assessment Of Knowledge, Attitude And Practice (kap) On Solid Waste Management And Recycling Among Students In Um, Consultant, 2018 - 2019, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • Assessing The Living Qualities Of Urban Village Communities In Kuala Lumpur, Consultant, 2015 - 2017, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SBS (Equitable Society), (University)
  • Urban Resilience And New Adaptations Towards Floods, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2017, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - AFR (Frontier Science), (University)
  • Enhancing the Energy Performance of Building Envelopes in Hot and Humid Climates of Darwin (Australia) and Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Co-Investigator, 2015 - 2017, IRU-MRUN Collaborative Research Program, (International)
  • Establishing The Environmental Performance And Vulnerability Status Of Traditional Villages In Kuala Lumpur, Principal Investigator(PI), 2015 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SBS (Equitable Society), (University)
  • Evaluating The Sustainable Effectiveness Of The Embedded Physical Elements In The Functional Spaces Of Traditional Urban Villages In Kuala Lumpur, Consultant, 2015 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SBS (Equitable Society), (University)
  • Pelancongan Maritime Ke Arah Pembangunan Pelancongan Mampan Di Malaysia: Kajian Kes Di Pesisir Pantai Timur Semenanjung Malaysia Dan Sabah, Consultant, 2013 - 2018, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - SBS (Equitable Society), (University)
  • Towards sustainable city policy: A Comparative Study of Planning Tools and Policy Instruments for Green Sustainable Development of Selected Malaysian Municipal Councils ., Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2014, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • Low Carbon Assessment and Strategy - University of Malaya Towards a Low Carbon University Campus - A Showcase, Co-Investigator, 2012 - 2016, Sustainability Science Cluster (Flagship), (National)
  • Towards Sustainable City Policy: A Comparative Study Of Planning Tools And Policy Instruments For Green Sustainable Development Of Selected Malaysian Municipal Councils ., Consultant, 2012 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - SUS (Sustainability Science), (University)
  • SUSTAINABLE URBAN FOREST MANAGEMENT IN MALAYSIA, Principal Investigator(PI), 2009 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (University)
  • Pemetaan Impak RancanganPenempatan Semula Berdasarkan Aplikasi GIS dan Persepsi Masyarakat Orang Asli di Selangor, Co-Investigator, 2008 - 2009, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)

CONSULTATION PROJECT/CONSULTANCY
(Project title), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Organisation).


  • Low Carbon Cities Framework & Assessment System, 2012-2012, Kementerian Tekonologi, Tenaga Hijau dan Air
  • Asia City Innovation Systems Initiative (IDRC), 2010-2010, International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
  • Kajian Impak Lalulintas dan Pengangkutan Awam bagi Cadangan Rancangan Kawasan Khas (RRKK) PJU1, PJU2, SS dan PJS, Petaling Jaya, 2009-2009, Majlis Perbandaran Petaling Jaya

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS
(Name of Award), (Awarding Institution), (Year Awarded), (Level).


  • Editorial Board Member Geology, Ecology & Landscapes, Taylor and Francis, 2018, (International)
  • Invited Parallel Session Speaker, Upsi, 2018, (International)
  • Penilai Luar Geran Utp-Frg, Utp, 2018, (National)
  • Anugerah Cemerlang UM, UM, 2018, (University)
  • Foreword for 'Climate Change Mitigation' Book, Rajawali Pers, 2017, (International)
  • Keynote Speaker, Ihrr, Durham Unviersity, Durham, Uk, 2017, (International)
  • Lccf Diamond Recognition, Sektor Teknologi Hijau, Kettha), 2017, (National)
  • Keynote Speaker, Program Magister Pendidikan Geografi Fakultas Ilmu Sosial Universitas Negeri Padang Indonesia, 2016, (International)
  • Excellence Service Award, University Malaya, 2015, (University)
  • Session Chair, International Conference On Aabes 2015, Iicbe, 2015, (International)
  • Keynote Speaker, International Conference of Bussines, Economics, Energy and Environmental Sciences (Icbeees) 2014, Tesdo Organisation, 2014, (International)
  • Ketua Jabatan Cemerlang Tahun 2014, Fakulti Sastera Dan Sains Sosial, 2014, (Ptj)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2012, (University)
  • Silver Medal for 2009 UM Expo, University Malaya, 2009, (University)
  • Second Best Poster for Conference On Sustainable Forestry in Theory and Practice: Recent Advances in Inventory and Monitoring, Statistics and Modeling, Information and Knowledge Management and Policy Science, 5-8 April 2005, University of Edinburgh, Uk., University of Edinburgh, Uk, 2005, (International)
  • Second for Anugerah Penerbitan Terbaik Frim, Kategori Teknikal, 2004., Frim, 2004, (Department)
  • First for Anugerah Buku Terbaik Frim, Kategori Buku, 2004., Frim, 2004, (Department)
  • Third Best Poster for Conference On Forestry and Forest Products Research 2001, 1-3 Oct 2001, Nikko Hotel Kuala Lumpur., Frim, 2001, (National)
  • 2001 Excellent Service Awards Vertical Salary Increment, Frim, 2001, (Department)

PRESENTATIONS
(Title), (Event), (Date Presented), (Organiser), (Level).


PRESENTER
  • Predicting flow direction of soil erosion using Geographic Information Sysem (GIS) , Symposium on Methods and Techniques in Geography Research,   to 2012-07-19, Jabatan Geografi, Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial, Universiti Malaya, (University)
  • The Application of Remote Sensing in Forestry: FRIM s Experiences and Expectations, Inter. Workshop on Investigation of Tropical Environments Using New Remote Sensing Sensors such as Microwave Sensors, 1998-06-01 to  
  • The Use of JERS-1 Data in Tropical Forests of Peninsular Malaysia, Inter. Workshop on Investigation of Tropical Environments Using New Remote Sensing Sensors such as Microwave Sensors, 1998-06-01 to  
  • Forest type mapping from airborne polarimetric SAR data, 22nd. Asian Conference of Remote Sensing, 2001-06-01 to  
  • Soil erosion due to road construction in Bukit Tinggi management and mitigation measures, National Seminar on Issues and Challenges in Malaysia, 2001-06-01 to  
  • Rates of soil erosion in Bukit Tinggi Catchment using Universal Soil Loss Equation (USLE), Malaysian Science and Technology Congress 2000, 2001-06-01 to  
  • Forest cover assessment and conservation issues in Malaysia., International Workshop Asian Forest Cover Assessment and Conservation Issues. , 2002-06-01 to  
  • Mapping of second growth forest using Forest Canopy Density model technique a case study, Seminar Kebangsaan Sains, Teknologi & Sains Sosial, 2002-06-01 to  
  • A Sustainable environmental quality by integrating forest management at the landscape level., Environment 2003, 2003-02-18 to 2003-02-19, USM, Penang, (National)
  • Mapping technique of peat swamp forest using L-band JERS-1 SAR data, International Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR 2001), 2003-06-01 to  
  • Potential application of GIS in meeting some of the requirements of MC&I standard of performance for forest management certification a case study, International Conference on Forestry and Forest Products Research (CFFPR 2001), 2003-06-01 to  
  • Operational use of remote sensing and GIS for forest rehabilitation planning., Conference on Bringing Back the Forests: Policies and Practices for Degraded Lands and Forests., 2003-10-07 to 2003-10-10, APAFRI-FRIM, (International)
  • The application of geographic information system (GIS) in forest harvesting in Malaysia , 17th Geoinformation International Conference 2009, 2009-08-12 to 2009-08-14, George Mason University, (International)
  • Prediction of Soil Loss using Modified Soil Loss Equation (MSLE) and Geographic Information System (GIS), Malaysia-Singapore Forum, 2009-12-07 to 2009-12-08, Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial, Universiti Malaya, (International)
  • Optimization of the Route of the Forest Logging Road, 2010 International Conference on Chemistry and Chemical Engineering (ICCCE), 2010-08-01 to  , IEEE, (International)
  • City Innovation Systems Phase 2. Report on Malaysian Case Studies: Decision Support system, Mid-term Asian City Innovation Workshop , 2010-08-16 to 2010-08-18, IDRC & Chulalongkorn University, (International)
  • Optimization of the Route of the Forest Logging Road , Geospatial World Forum 2012, 2012-04-23 to 2012-04-27, Geospatial Media and Communications, (International)
  • Predicting flow direction of soil erosion using geographic information system(GIS) , International Conference on Advances in Social Science, Economics and Management Study, 2014-05-31 to 2014-06-02, Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors , (International)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Tree Mapping using GPS, UMCares Capacity Building Camp, 2013-05-18 to 2013-05-18, UMCares, (University)
  • UNDERSTANDING URBAN FLOOD RESILIENCE AND ITS VULNERABILITY: A CASE STUDY OF KUANTAN, PAHANG, MALAYSIA, Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience (IHRR) Seminar Series, 2016-01-25 to 2016-01-25, Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience, Durham University, Durham, UK, (International)
  • UNDERSTANDING URBAN FLOOD VULNERABILITY AND RESILIENCE: A CASE STUDY OF KUANTAN, PAHANG, MALAYSIA., Malaysia Korea Global Series Seminar, 2017-01-16 to 2017-01-16, Faculty Of Arts And Social Sciences, University Of Malaya And Pukyong National University, South Korea, (International)
PLEANARY/KEYNOTE SPEAKER
  • GEOSPATIAL BASED COASTAL ECOTOURISM MANAGEMENT FOR GEOGRAPHY TEACHING MATERIAL DEVELOPMENT, Seminar Nasional Geografi di Universitas Negeri Padang, Indonesia., 2017-10-01 to 2017-10-01, Program Magister Pendidikan Geografi Fakultas Ilmu Sosial Universitas Negeri Padang Indonesia, (International)
  • RETHINKING SPACE FOR HARMONY: URBAN FLOOD VULNERABILITY AND RESILIENCE, International Geography Seminar, 2018-12-03 to 2018-12-04, UPSI, (International)
ORAL
  • Evaluation Study of Urban Forest in a City Campus, International Conference on AABES 2015, 2015-07-22 to 2015-07-23, IICBE, (International)
OTHERS
  • NA, Workshop on Extreme Weather and Flood, 2015-02-27 to 2015-02-27, IOES, (University)

EXPERT/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTIONS
(Activity), (Organisation), (Role), (From)-(Until), (Level).


  • Panel Temuduga MyBrain, KPT, Resource Person, (National)
  • Perbincangan Hala Tuju Program Geografi di IPTA, Jabatan Geografi, Pusat Pengajian Ilmu Kemanusiaan, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Pulau Pinang, Expert Advisor, 2015-2015, (National)
  • Perlantikan sebagai Subject Matter Expert (SME) bagi penerbitan Atlas Kebangsaan Malaysia 2015, Jabatan Ukur dan Pemetaan Malaysia, Expert Advisor, 2015-2015, (National)
  • Input Halatuju Penyelidikan Bidang Sains Sosial, Fakulti Sastera dan Sains Sosial, Universiti Malaya, Resource Person, 2015-2015, (Fakulti)
  • UMCares Team Building Camp, UMCares, Resource Person, 2013-2013, (University)
  • Malaysian Journal of Tropical Geography, Geography Department, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University Malaya, Chief Editor, 2013-2015, (University)
  • Chairman,PhD Candidature Defence for Amir Saifude, Geography Department, Arts and Social Sciences Faculty, University Malaya, Chairman, 2012-2012, (University)
  • Penyediaan Kurikulum untuk Penawaran Sarjana Perancangan Bandar dan Wilayah, Fakulti Alam Bina, Committee Member, 2011-2012, (University)
  • Penawaran Sarjana Muda Perancangan Bandar dan Wilayah, Fakulti Alam Bina, Committee Member, 2009-2011, (University)

EVALUATION ACTIVITIES
(Description), (Evaluation Activity),(Year).


  • Evaluation Panel for PhD Proposal Defence - Md Shahid Latif, Phd Proposal ,  ( )
  • Evaluation Panel for MA Proposal Defence - Pegah Maroofee, Ma Proposal Defence Panel ,  ( )
  • Model of Slum Settlement Policy in East Lombok, Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, Article In Journal ,  ( )
  • ASSESSMENT OF CURRENT AND FUTURE SOIL EROSION TRENDS UNDER CLIMATE CHANGE: A CASE STUDY OF CAMERON HIGHLANDS, MALAYSIA, Article In Journal ,  ( )
  • Anggaran Hakisan Tanih Melalui Persamaan Universal Soil Loss Equation (USLE) di Kampus Sultan Azlan Shah, Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Tanjong Malim, Perak, Article In Journal ,  ( )
  • An eveluation of Halal Tourism Program in East Lombok Regency using Kirtpatrick's Model, Article In Journal ,  ( )
  • Review article in Journal of Sustainability Science and Management. 2014. An Analysis of Land Use/Land Cover Changes Using using Remote Sensing Data and its Impacts to the Sediment Loads in Padas River, Beaufort, Sabah. UMT, Trengganu, Malaysia., Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Review article in Kajian Malaysia. 2014. Runoff Coefficient (C values)Evaluation and Generation using a Rainfall Simulator at Different Surfaces: A Case Study in Urban Areas in Penang, Malaysia. USM, Pulau Pinang , Malaysia, Article In Journal ,  (2014 - 2014)
  • Chief Editor for Malaysian Journal of Tropical Geography, Article In Journal ,  (2013 - 2015)
  • Chairman, Committee for Master Program, Geography Department, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Postgraduate Program ,  (2013 - 2015)
  • Chairman, Curriculum Review Committee, Geography Department, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Undergraduate Program ,  (2013 - 2015)
  • Pemeriksa Dalaman, Norhana Muhamad (Sarjana Sastera), Thesis ,  (2013 - 2013)
  • Chairman, Curriculum Review Committee, Environmental Studies Program, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Undergraduate Program ,  (2013 - 2015)
  • Pemeriksa Dalaman, Pengaruh keterdapatan air terhadap gerakan jisim: Kajian tanah runtuh di Mukim Hulu Kelang, Selangor, Malaysia - Nik Nasriah binti Che Abdul Rahman (PhD), Thesis ,  (2011 - 2012)
  • Review an article in ASM Science Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2009 - 2009)
  • Pemeriksa Luar Peperiksaan Perkhidmatan bagi Tujuan Pengesahan dlm Jawatan Juruteknik Gred 17 Jabatan Geografi, Article In Journal ,  (2009 - 2009)

CONTRIBUTION TO SOCIETY
(Contribution To Society), (Level), (Start Date), (End Date).


  • Ahli JK Korban dan Aqiqah, Surau Al-Mizan, Presint 8, Putrajaya, (Community), 02/09/2017 until 02/09/2017
  • Ahli JK Aidiladha, Surau Al-Mizan, Presint 8, Putrajaya, (Community), 02/09/2017 until 02/09/2017
  • Ahli JK Aidilfitri, Surau Al-Mizan, Presint 8, Putrajaya, (Community), 15/07/2017 until 15/07/2017
  • Aidifitri FSSS-Alumni, (National), 08/07/2017 until 08/07/2017
  • Hari Alumni FSSS, (University), 08/07/2017 until 08/07/2017
  • Ahli JK Tadarus, Surau Al-Mizan, Presint 8, Putrajaya, (Community), 27/05/2017 until 25/06/2017
  • Perasmian dan Majlis Konvokesyen Smart Reader , (Community), 23/11/2014 until 23/11/2014
  • Perasmian dan Majlis Konvokesyen Smart Reader, (Community), 01/12/2013 until 01/12/2013
  • UMCare and KeTTHA - Low Carbon Cities Framework & Assessment System, (University), 02/04/2012 until 31/12/2014

SUPERVISION


POST GRADUATE STUDENT
(Name of Degree), (Name of Candidates), (Title of Thesis), (Academic Session)

Ongoing
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Muhamad Syamil Bin Muhammad Shamsul, Urban Village Quality of Life, 2016/2017
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Ibtisam Abdulsalam, Solid Domestic Waste MAnagement in Misrata City, Libya, 2013/2014
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Norlida Binti Ismail, ISSUES AND CHALLENGES TOWARD A SUSTAINABLE DAM MANAGEMENT SYSTEM IN SELANGOR, MALAYSIA, 2010/2011
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Habib Zeinizadeh, URBAN TOURISM IN TABRIZ, IRAN: AN ANALYSIS OF THE DOMESTIC TOURISM MARKET, 2007/2008

Completed
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Norlida Binti Ismail, ISSUES AND CHALLENGES TOWARD A SUSTAINABLE DAM MANAGEMENT SYSTEM IN SELANGOR, MALAYSIA, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Habib Zeinizadeh, URBAN TOURISM IN TABRIZ, IRAN: AN ANALYSIS OF THE DOMESTIC TOURISM MARKET, 2015/2016
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Putri Haryati Binti Ibrahim, ALTERNATIVES TO STANDARDS: A STUDY OF OPEN SPACES PLANNING GUIDELINES IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, 2012/2013
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Putri Haryati Binti Ibrahim, ALTERNATIVES TO STANDARDS: A STUDY OF OPEN SPACES PLANNING GUIDELINES IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, 2009/2010
FIRST DEGREE/DIPLOMA/PRE-DEGREE
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No. of Candidates)

Completed
  • ADEA 3382 Projek Ilmiah, 2013/2014, 3
  • ADEA 3382 Projek Ilmiah, 2012/2013, 3
  • AREA 3181 Kertas Projek, 2011/2012, 3
  • AREA 3181 Kertas Projek, 2010/2011, 2
  • AREA 3181 Kertas Projek, 2009/2010, 4
  • Diploma Pengajian Strategik UM-MTAT 2010, 2009/2010, 2
  • AREA 3181 Kertas Projek, 2008/2009, 9

TEACHING
(Course Title), (Academic Session), (No of Student), (No of Contact Hours).


FIRST DEGREE
  • Hydrology, 2016/2017(1), 27, 40
  • PHYSICAL GOEGRAPHY: PROCESSES AND FORMS, 2016/2017(1), 32, 13
  • TECHNIQUES OF ANALYSIS OF THE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT, 2016/2017(2), 4, 11
  • Geografi dan Analisis Sumber, 2016/2017(1), 14, 40
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY FOR SOCIAL SCIENCE AND HUMANITIES, 2016/2017(1), 320, 16
  • ENVIRONMENTAL QUANTITATIVE METHODS AND TECHNIQUES, 2016/2017(2), 4, 11
  • Water Resources, 2016/2017(2), 11, 40
  • INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCES AND HUMANITIES, 2016/2017(2), 252, 4
  • INTEGRATED WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, 2016/2017(2), 13, 40
  • HYDROLOGY, 2014/2015(2), 48, 40
  • TECHNIQUES OF ANALYSIS OF THE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT, 2014/2015(2), 9, 13
  • WATER RESOURCES, 2014/2015(2), 27, 40
  • TECHNIQUES OF ANALYSIS OF THE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT, 2013/2014(2), 10, 10
  • INTEGRATED WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, 2013/2014(2), 57, 28
  • Water Resources, 2013/2014(2), 29, 28
  • Hydrology, 2013/2014(1), 52, 56
  • INTEGRATED WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT, 2012/2013(2), 76, 28
  • ENVIRONMENT AND MAN, 2012/2013(1), 73, 28
  • ENVIRONMENTAL ETHICS, 2012/2013(1), 71, 14
  • TROPICAL HYDROLOGY, 2012/2013(1), 43, 56
  • Water Resources, 2012/2013(2), 15, 28
  • TECHNIQUES OF ANALYSIS OF THE PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT, 2012/2013(2), 17, 10
  • HYDROLOGY, 2011/2012(1), 12, 42
  • URBAN ENVIRONMENT, 2011/2012(1), 9, 28
  • IT IN PLANNING, 2011/2012(1), 32, 21
  • PLANNING INFORMATION SYSTEM, 2010/2011(2), 17, 42
  • URBAN ENVIRONMENT, 2010/2011(1), 21, 28
  • PLANNING INFORMATION SYSTEM, 2009/2010(2), 25, 42
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2009/2010(1), 27, 7
  • URBAN ENVIRONMENT, 2009/2010(1), 23, 28
  • DEVELOPMENT PLANNING, 2009/2010(1), 17, 14
  • RESOURCE PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT, 2008/2009(2), 20, 14
  • URBAN ENVIRONMENT, 2008/2009(1), 45, 28
  • RESEARCH METHODOLOGY, 2008/2009(1), 35, 7
  • DEVELOPMENT PLANNING, 2008/2009(1), 35, 14
  • PLANNING INFORMATION SYSTEM, 2008/2009(2), 14, 28