Curriculum Vitae



  • Associate Professor

  • Department of Geology
    Faculty of Science
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  • Head of Department, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 08/03/2021 to 31/12/2021
  • Head, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 15/04/2020 to 31/12/2021
  • Head of Department, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 08/03/2019 to 07/03/2021
  • Head, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 15/04/2019 to 14/04/2020
  • PROGRAMME COORDINATOR, Faculty, 01/09/2015 to 31/07/2018
  • Head of Department, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/08/2014 to 01/08/2014
  • Head of Department, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/07/2014 to 31/07/2014
  • Head of Department, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, 01/06/2012 to 30/06/2014
  • International Association for Mathematical Geosciences, Member, Since 2014 (International)
  • Lembaga Geologi Malaysia, Member, 2018 to 2021 (National)
  • PERSATUAN GEOLOGI MALAYSIA, Committee Member, 2007 to 2021 (National)
  • INSTITUT GEOLOGI MALAYSIA, Member, 1995 to 2021 (National)
Area of Expertise
  • Environmental Geology (Geological hazards)
  • Engineering Geology (Aggregates & Rock Mechanics)
    (Title of publication in APA style)
    • Daniel, M. T., Ng, T. F., Kadir, M. F. A., & Pereira, J. J. (2021). Landslide Susceptibility Modeling Using a Hybrid Bivariate Statistical and Expert Consultation Approach in Canada Hill, Sarawak, Malaysia. Frontiers in Earth Science, 9, 15. doi: 10.3389/feart.2021.616225
    Refereed Journals
    • Mum-Keng Wong, Paramananthan Selliah, Tham-Fatt Ng, Meor Hakif Amir Hassan, Eric Van Ranst and Kazuyuki Inubushi, (2019) Impact of agricultural land use on the physicochemical properties of soils derived from sedimentary rocks in Malaysia. Soil Science and Plant Nutrition, DOI: 10.1080/00380768.2019.1705180 (WoS)
    • A. Graham Leslie, Marcus R. Dobbs, Ng Tham Fatt, Qalam A zad Rosle, Muhammad Ramzanee Mohd Noh, Thomas J.H. Dodd, Martin R. Gillespie, (2020). The Ukay Perdana Shear Zone in Kuala Lumpur: A crustal-scale marker of early Jurassic orogenic deformation in Peninsular Malaysia, Bulletin of the Geological Society of Malaysia, 69, 135 - 147 (SCOPUS)
    • Wong Mum Keng, Paramananthan Selliah, Ng Tham Fatt and Meor Hakif Amir Hassan, (2019) Characterization and genesis of soils derived from sedimentary rocks in the Crocker Formation, Sabah, Malaysia, Bulletin of the Geological Society of Malaysia, 69, 125-134 (SCOPUS)
    • Hamid, FAZA; Abu Bakar, AF; Ng, TF; Ghani, AA; Zulkifley, MTM 2019. Distribution and contamination assessment of potentially harmful elements (As, Pb, Ni, Cd) in top soil of Penang Island, Malaysia. ENVIRONMENTAL EARTH SCIENCES (WoS)
    • Naeem, MFA; Yusoff, I; Ng, TF; Maity, JP; Alias, Y; May, R; Alborsh, H 2019. A study on the impact of anthropogenic and geogenic factors on groundwater salinization and seawater intrusion in Gaza coastal aquifer, C Palestine: An integrated multi-techniques approach. JOURNAL OF AFRICAN EARTH SCIENCES (WoS)
    • Ghani, AA; Shahjamal, M; Fatt, NT; Ismail, NE; Mohamad Tarmizi Mohamad Zulkifley; Islami, N; Xiang, QL; Abu Bakar, AF; Hassan, MHA; Aziz, JHA; Masor, AF 2019. Ce Anomaly in I-Type Granitic Soil from Kuantan, Peninsular Malaysia: Retention of Zircon in the Weathering Product. SAINS MALAYSIANA (WoS)
    • Ahmad Faiz Salmanfarsi, Mustaffa Kamal Shuib, Ng, T.F. & Mohamad Tarmizi Mohamad Zulkifley (2018) Kinematics and timing of brittle ductile shearing of Mylonites along the Bok Bak fault, Peninsular Malaysia, Current Science, 114 (5), 1110-1116. (WoS)
    • Abu-alnaeem, M.F., Yusoff, I., Ng, T.F., Alias, Y. & Raksmey, M. (2018) Assessment of groundwater salinity and quality in Gaza coastal aquifer, Gaza Strip, Palestine: An integrated statistical, geostatistical and hydrogeochemical approaches study. Science of the Total Environment, 615, 972 989 (WoS)
    • Fran oisa,T; Md Ali, M.A.; Matenco, L.; Willingshofer, E.; Ng, T.F.; Taib, N.I. & Shuib, M.K. (2017) Late Cretaceous extension and exhumation of the Stong and Taku magmatic and metamorphic complexes, NE Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 143, 296 314. (WoS)
    • Ng, H.S. & Ng, T.F. (2017) Relationship between joint spacing and bed thickness and distribution of joint spacing in clastic sedimentary rocks in northern Labuan, Malaysia. Warta Geologi, 43(1), 1-7 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • 2.Md Ali, M.A., Willingshofer, E., Matenco, L., Francois, T., Daanen, T.P., Ng, T.F., Taib, N.I., & Shuib, M.K., (2016) Kinematics of post-orogenic extension and exhumation of the Taku Schist, NE Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 127, 63-75. (WoS)
    • 3.Nkpadobi, J.I., Raj, J.K. & Ng, T.F., (2016). Classification of cut slopes in weathered meta-sedimentary bedrocks. Earth Science Research Journal, 20(2), J1 - J9. (WoS)
    • Zakaria, E., Ng, T.F., Jasmi Hafiz, A. A., Sebastien, M. and Charles, M. (2015), Characterization of Galena and Vein Paragenesis in the Penjom Gold Mine, Malaysia: Trace Elements, Lead Isotope Study and Relationship to Gold Mineralization Episodes. Acta Geologica Sinica, 89: 1914-1925 (WoS)
    • Zakaria Endut, T.H. Ng, Jasmi Hafiz Abdul Aziz, G.H. Teh., (2015) Structural analysis and vein episode of the Penjom Gold Deposit, Malaysia: Implications for gold mineralisation and tectonic history in the Central Belt of Malaysia. Ore Geology Review, 69, 157-179. (WoS)
    • Mohamad Tarmizi M. Z., Ng, T.F., Abdullah, W.H. John Kuna Raj, Shuib, M.K., Ghani, A.A., Ahmad Farid, Paramananthan, S., Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf, 2015. Geochemical characteristics of a tropical lowland peat dome in the Kota Samarahan-Asajaya area, West Sarawak, Malaysia. Environmental Earth Sciences, 74(4), 1443-1458. (WoS)
    • Ahmad Farid Abu Bakar, Ismail Yusoff, Ng, T.F. and Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf, 2015. Cumulative impacts of dissolved ionic metals on the chemical characteristics of river water affected by alkaline mine drainage from the Kuala Lipis gold mine, Pahang, Malaysia. Chemistry and Ecology, 31(1), 22-33. (WoS)
    • Mohamad Tarmizi M. Z., Ng, T.F., John Kuna Raj, Roslan Hashim, S., Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf, 2014. Effects of Lateral Variation in Vegetation and Basin 'Dome' Shape on Tropical Lowland Peat Stabilisation in the Kota Samarahan-Asajaya Area, West Sarawak, Malaysia. Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition), 88(3), 894-914. (WoS)
    • Meor H. Amir Hassan, Aye-Ko Aung, R.T. Becker, Noor Atirah Abdul Rahman, Ng, T.F., Azman A. Ghani, Mustaffa Kamal Shuib, 2014. Stratigraphy and palaeoenvironmental evolution of the mid- to upper Palaeozoic succession in Northwest Peninsular Malaysia. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 83, 60 79. (WoS)
    • Zulkifley, M.T.M., Ng, T.F., Raj, J.K. et al 2014. A review of the stabilisation of tropical lowland peats. Bull. Engng. Geol. & Environment, v.73(3), p.733-746. (WoS)
    • Ahmad Farid Abu Bakar, Ismail Yusoff, Tham Fatt Ng and Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf (2014) Cumulative impacts of dissolved ionic metals on the chemical characteristics of river water affected by alkaline mine drainage from the Kuala Lipis gold mine, Pahang, Malaysia. Chemistry and Ecology, 2014 (WoS)
    • Aye Ko Aung, Meor Hakif Amir Hassan & Ng Tham Fatt, 2013. Discovery of Late Devonian (Frasnian) conodonts from the Sanai limestone , Guar Jentik, Perlis, Malaysia. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Malaysia, 59,93-99. (SCOPUS)
    • Mohamad Tarmizi M. Z., Ng, T.F., John Kuna Raj, Roslan Hashim, Azman Ghani, Mustaffa Kamal Shuib, Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf, 2013. Definitions and engineering classifications of tropical lowland peats. Bull Eng Geol Environ., 72, 547-553. (WoS)
    • Ng, T.F., Raj, J.K. & Azman A. Ghani (2013). Potential alkali-reactivity of granite aggregates in the Bukit Lagong area, Selangor, Peninsular Malaysia, Sains Malaysiana, 42(6), 773-781 (WoS)
    • Ahmad Farid Abu Bakar, Ismail Yusoff, Ng Tham Fatt, Faridah Othman & Muhammad Aqeel Ashraf, 2013. Arsenic, Zinc, and Aluminium Removal from Gold Mine Wastewater Effluents and Accumulation by Submerged Aquatic Plants (Cabomba piauhyensis, Egeria densa, and Hydrilla verticillata). BioMed Research International, vol. 2013, Article ID 890803, 7 pages, 2013. doi:10.1155/2013/890803. (WoS)
    • Zulkifley, MTM; Ng. T.F.; Abdullah, WH; Raj, JK; Param, SP; Hashim, R; Ashraf, MA, (2013). Distribution, classification, petrological and related gochemical (SRA) characteristics of a tropical lowland peat dome in the Kota Samarahan-Asajaya area, West Sarawak, Malaysia. CENTRAL EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GEOSCIENCES, 5(2), 285-314 (WoS)
    • Aye Ko Aung, Ng Tham Fatt, Kyaw Kyaw Nyein & Myo Htut Zin (2013) New Late Permian rugose corals from Pahang, Peninsular Malaysia. Alcheringa: An Australian Journal of Palaeontology, 37, 1-13. DOI:10.1080/03115518.2013.770212 (WoS)
    • Abdullah Wan Hasiah, Chai Peng Lee, Patrick Gou, Mustaffa Kamal Shuib, Tham Fatt Ng, Alsharef A. Albaghdady, Mohd Fazdly Mislan, Khairul Azlan Mustapha, (2013). Coal-bearing strata of Labuan: Mode of occurrences, organic petrographic characteristics and stratigraphic associations. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, DOI: 10.1016/j.jseaes.2013.05.017 (WoS)
    • Ng, T.F. & Teh, G.H., 2009. Fractal and shape analyses of manganese dendrites on vein quartz. Geological Society of Malaysia Bulletin, 55, 73-79. (SCOPUS)
    • Ng, T.F., Vijayan, V.R., Chow, W.S. & Abdullah Sulaiman, 2008. Assessment of oil spill vulnerability of Southwest Pulau Pinang shoreline. Geol. Soc. Malaysia Bull. 54:123-131. (SCOPUS)
    • Ng, T.F. & Yeap, E.B., 2007. Potential alkali-silica reaction in aggregate of deformed granite. Geol. Soc. Malaysia Bull. 53:81-88. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Ng, T.F., 2007. Assessment of Shuttle Radar Topographic Mission (SRTM) elevation data of Lojing and Hulu Langat, Peninsular Malaysia. Warta Geologi, 33(6):250-264. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Pereira, J.J. & Ng, T.F., 2004. Construction aggregates for urban development: Consumption, sterisation and the environment. Geol. Soc. Malaysia Bull., 48:21-24. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    Book Chapter
    • Pereira, J.J., Ng, T.F., Hunt, J. (2021) Climate Action. In J. C. Gill and M. Smith (eds.), Geosciences and the Sustainable Development Goals. Springer Nature, Switzerland, p. 313-337.
    Article in Proceedings
    • Ling Hwei Chih, Ng Tham Fatt, Ahmad Farid bin Abu Bakar & Joy J. Pereira, 2012. Microstructure of deformed quartz in the mylonite of Selinsing Gold Mine:Implications for the mechanism and condition of deformation. proceedings, National Geoscience Conference 2012, p. 91-92, ISBN 978-983-99102-9-2 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Aye Ko Aung, Ng Tham Fatt & Kyaw Kyaw Nyein, 2012. The first record of the Late Permian waagenophyllid rugose corals from Pahang, Central Peninsular Malaysia. Proceedings, National Geoscience Conference 2012, p. 7-8, ISBN 978-983-99102-9-2 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Norsafawati bt. Saaid, Ng Tham Fatt & Azman A.Ghani, 2012. Deformation microstructures of mylonites along the Bukit Tinggi Fault Zone, Peninsular Malaysia. Proceedings, National Geoscience Conference 2012, p. 91-92, ISBN 978-983-99102-9-2 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Zakaria Endut, Teh Guan Hoe, Ng Tham Fatt & Sharafuddin Mohamed, 2012. Some aspect of vein texture, microstructure and implication to gold mineralization episode in Penjom Gold Mine. Proceedings, National Geoscience Conference 2012, p. 91-92, ISBN 978-983-99102-9-2 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Mohamad Tarmizi Mohamad Zulkifley, S. Paramananthan, Ng Tham Fatt, Roslan Hasyim, Wan Hasiah Abdullah & John Kuna Raj, 2012. Classification of tropical lowland peats Proceedings National Geoscience Conference 2012,p. 98- 99. ISBN 978-983-99102-9-2 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Mohamad Tarmizi Mohamad Zulkifley, Wan Hasiah Abdullah, Ng Tham Fatt, S. Paramananthan, Roslan Hasyim & John Kuna Raj, 2012. An evaluation of hydrocarbon source potential of tropical lowland peats and organic soils based on the Source Rock Analyzer (SRA) technique. Proceedings National Geoscience Conference 2012, p. 134-135. ISBN 978-983-99102-9-2 (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    • Ng Tham Fatt, 2011. Effects of fault deformation on the quality of granite aggregates. Proceedings, National Geoscience Conference 2011, p.140-141. (Non-WoS/Non-SCOPUS)
    (Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
    Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS)
  • Cycling Of Carbon, Sulfur And Toxic Metals In Tropical Peat Swamps, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/11/2020 to 30/04/2024, Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (KPT) (Government)
  • RU Geran - Fakulti Program
  • Characterizing Tropical Peatland Systems in Malaysia Utilizing Geoelectrical Methods, Co-Researcher, 15/09/2020 to 14/09/2022, Research University (Government)
  • International Funding
  • Disaster Resilient Cities : Forecasting Local Level Climate Extremes And Physical Hazards For Kuala Lumpur, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/12/2016 to 31/12/2021, NEWTON - UNGKU OMAR FUND (International)
  • "future Cities: Science To Action For Building Resilience Of Urban Communities", Principal Investigator(PI), 01/04/2015 to 31/12/2016, NEWTON - UNGKU OMAR FUND (International)
  • Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP)
  • Metal distribution and characteristics in soil at urban catchment area, Co-Researcher, 16/10/2015 to 16/04/2018, Research University (Government)
  • Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG)
  • CHARACTERISATION OF FAULTS AND FAULT-ROCKS OF PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, Principal Investigator(PI), 01/04/2009 to 30/09/2010