PERSONAL DETAIL


DR. YAP SOON POH

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
 
  03-79677649
  03-79675318
  spyap@um.edu.my
 Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, W.Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/D-6268-2017

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), Graduate Engineer, 2012, (National)
  • Technical Committee on Earthquake, National Technical Committee Members, 2016, (University)
  • Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, Academic Advisor, 2017, (University)
  • Jawatankuasa Kecil Penyelarasan Penyelidikan Gempa Bumi dan Tsunami, National Technical Committee Members, 2017, (National)
  • Engineering Technology Open Access Journal (ETOAJ), Reviewer, 2017, (International)
  • Journal of Architecture and Construction, Editorial Board Member, 2017, (International)
  • Journal of Architecture and Construction, Reviewer, 2017, (International)
  • Jawatankuasa Teknikal bagi Cement (TC/D/25), National Technical Committee Members, 2018, (National)
  • American Concrete Institute Malaysia Chapter, Associate Member, 2018 to 2018, (National)
  • Journal of Engineering and Technological Sciences, Reviewer, 2018, (International)
  • 10th Asia Pacific Structural Engineering and Construction Conference 2018 - APSEC 2018, Reviewer, 2018 to 2018, (National)
  • Conference Committee for 2019 3rd International Conference on Structure and Civil Engineering Research (ICSCER 2019), Committee Member And Examiner, 2018 to 2019, (International)
  • Jawatankuasa Teknikal Pembangunan Standard Industri Pembinaan (CIS) bagi CIS 25, Technical Committee , 2018, (National)
  • Centre for Transportation Research , Member, 2019 to 2019, (University)

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


  • Academic Advisor/ Committee for student affairs/ AVIS, Faculty, 03/05/2019 to 31/12/2020 (Academic Advisor for Department of Civil Engineering)
  • Committee for Website/ICT (Department of Civil Engineering), Faculty, 01/08/2017 to 31/08/2018 (Committee for Website/ICT (Department of Civil Engineering))
  • Wakil Lembaga Pemeriksa (Jabatan Kejuruteraan Awam), Faculty, 01/08/2017 to 31/08/2018 (Wakil Lembaga Pemeriksa (Jabatan Kejuruteraan Awam))
  • Committee for Accreditation, OBE implementation and audit, Faculty, 01/08/2017 to 31/08/2018 (Committee for Accreditation, OBE implementation and audit (Chapter 4-Curriculum))
  • Head for Examination Committee (Department of Civil Engineering), Faculty, 01/08/2017 to 31/08/2018 (Head for Examination Committee )
  • Ahli Jawatankuasa Induk Kurikulum (MEng-Civil Engineering), Faculty, 01/08/2017 to 31/07/2018 (Ahli Jawatankuasa Induk Kurikulum (MEng-Civil Engineering))
  • Pre-conference Workshop Committee Coordinator for 14th International Conference on Concrete Engineering & Technology 2018 (CONCET 2018), International, 11/04/2017 to 10/08/2018 (Pre-conference Workshop Committee Coordinator for 14th International Conference on Concrete Engineering & Technology 2018 (CONCET 2018))
  • Advisor to UM Bridge Competition 2017, National, 05/02/2017 to 04/03/2017 (Advisor to UM Bridge Competition 2017)
  • Department coordinator for Erasmus programme, Faculty, 20/01/2017 (representative from the Department of Civil Engineering)
  • Accreditation, OBE implementation and audit committee, Faculty, 01/12/2015 to 31/08/2016 (Member of Accreditation, OBE implementation and audit committee for Annual SAR Report)
  • Jawatankuasa Induk Kurikulum (Ijazah Dasar), Faculty, 01/12/2015 to 31/08/2016 (Part of the Jawatan Kuasa Induk Kurikulum (Ijazah Dasar) for Curriculum Review)
  • Year coordinator, Faculty, 01/12/2015 to 31/08/2016 (Second year coordinator for Department of Civil Engineering (Session 2015/16))

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Structural Engineering (Concrete materials; fibre-reinforced concrete; lightweight concrete; structural engineering)


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2019
  • Goh, Y., Yap, S. P. & Tong, T. Y. (2019). Bamboo: The Emerging Renewable Material for Sustainable Construction. In Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, Elsevier. 
  • Yap, S. P., Goh, Y., Mo, k. H. & Ibrahim, H. A. (2019). Recycling of Construction and Demolition Wastes Into Renewable Construction Materials. In Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering, Elsevier. 

2018
  • Ibrahim, H. A., Yap, S. P., Alengaram, U.J. & Mo, K.H. (2018). Construction Recycling Waste Centre for Sustainable Drainage Construction. In S. Yusoff (Ed.), University of Malaya Living Labs: Transforming Research into Action (Vol 1) (pp. 100-112). University of Malaya Press, KL.Sustainability Science Research Cluster . 
Article in Academic Journals

2019
  • Yap, S. P., Alengaram, U. J., Mo, K. H., & Jumaat, M. Z. (2019). Ductility behaviours of oil palm shell steel fibre-reinforced concrete beams under flexural loading. European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, 23(7), 866-878, DOI: 10.1080/19648189.2017.1320234 (ISI-Indexed)

2018
  • Mo, K. H., Loh, Z. P., Tan, C. G., Alengaram, U. J., Yap, S. P. (2018). Behaviour of fibre-reinforced cementitious composite containing high volume fly ash at elevated temperatures. Sådhanå 43:177. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Al Khatib, B., Yap, S. P., El-Shafie, A. 2018. Delay Factors in Reconstruction Projects: A Case Study of Mataf Expansion Project. Sustainability 10 (12): 4772. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong, C. L., Mo, K. H., Yap, S. P., Alengaram, U. J., Ling, T-C. 2018. Potential use of brick waste as alternate concrete-making materials: A review. Journal of Cleaner Production, 195: 226-239. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yap, S. P., Chen, P. Z. C., Goh, Y., Mo, K. H., Yuen, C.W. (2018). Characterization of pervious concrete with blended natural aggregate and recycled concrete aggregates. Journal of Cleaner Production 181: 155-165. (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Yap, S. P., Alengaram, U. J., Mo, K. H., & Jumaat, M. Z. (2017). High strength oil palm shell concrete beams reinforced with steel fibres. Materiales De Construccion, Vol. 67(328), e142. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mo, K. H., Bong, C. S., Alengaram, U. J., Jumaat, M. Z., Yap, S. P. 2017. Thermal conductivity, compressive and residual strength evaluation of polymer fibre-reinforced high volume palm oil fuel ash blended mortar. Construction and Building Materials 130: 113-121. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mo, K. H., Ling T. C., Alengaram, U. J., Yap, S. P., Yuen, C.W. 2017. Overview of supplementary cementitious materials usage in lightweight aggregate concrete. Construction and Building Materials 139: 403-418. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Yap, S.P. Alengaram, U.J., Jumaat, M. Z. 2016. The effect of aspect ratio and volume fraction on mechanical properties of steel fibre-reinforced oil palm shell concrete. Journal of Civil Engineering and Management. Vol. 22(2), pp. 168-177 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Soon Poh Yap, U. Johnson Alengaram, Mohd Zamin Jumaat, Kuan Ren Khaw. 2016. Torsional and cracking characteristics of steel fiber-reinforced oil palm shell lightweight concrete. Journal of Composite Materials. Vol. 50(1), pp. 115-128. (ISI-Indexed)
  • U. Johnson Alengaram, Nimasha H.W. Mohottige, Chengqing Wu, Mohd Zamin Jumaat, Yap Soon Poh, Zhongqi Wang. 2016. Response of oil palm shell concrete slabs subjected to quasi-static and blast loads. Construction and Building Materials. Vol. 116, pp. 391-402. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Alengaram, U. J., Mohottige, N. H. W., Wu, C. Q., Jumaat, M. Z., Poh, Y. S., Wang, Z. Q. 2016. Response of oil palm shell concrete slabs subjected to quasi-static and blast loads. Construction and Building Materials. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 2.421) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mo, K. H., Alengaram, U. J., Jumaat, M. Z., Yap, S. P., Lee, S. C. 2016. Green concrete partially comprised of farming waste residues: a review. Journal of Cleaner Production. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 4.959) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Yap, S. P., Alengaram, U. J., Jumaat, M. Z., Khaw, K. R. 2016. Torsional and cracking characteristics of steel fiber-reinforced oil palm shell lightweight concrete. Journal of Composite Materials. (Tier 2, Impact Factor = 1.242) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kim Hung Mo, U. Johnson Alengaram, Mohd Zamin Jumaat, Soon Poh Yap, Siew Cheng Lee. 2016. Green concrete partially comprised of farming waste residues: A review. Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 117, pp.122-138. (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Soon Poh Yap, U. Johnson Alengaram, Mohd Zamin Jumaat, Kuan Ren Khaw. 2015. Torsional behaviour of steel fibre-reinforced oil palm shell concrete beams. Materials and Design. Vol. 87, pp. 854-862. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Soon Poh Yap, Kuan Ren Khaw, U. Johnson Alengaram, Mohd Zamin Jumaat. 2015. Effect of fibre aspect ratio on the torsional behaviour of steel fibre-reinforced normal weight concrete and lightweight concrete. Engineering Structures. Vol. 101, pp. 24-33. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kim Hung Mo, U. Johnson Alengaram, Mohd Zamin Jumaat, Soon Poh Yap.2015.Feasibility study of high volume slag as cement replacement for sustainable structural lightweight oil palm shell concrete. Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 91, pp.297-304. (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • M.Y.J. Liu, U.J. Alengaram, S.P.Yap, M.Z. Jumaat. 2014. Utilization of oil palm shell as lightweight aggregate in lightweight-foamed concrete. Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences, Vol. 8(19), pp. 119-122. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Yap, S. P., Bu, C. H., Alengaram, U. J., Mo, K. H., Jumaat, M. Z. 2014. Flexural toughness characteristics of steel-polypropylene hybrid fibre-reinforced oil palm shell concrete. Materials Design. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 3.171) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Mo, K. H., Yap, S. P., Alengaram, U. J., Jumaat, M. Z., Bu, C. H. 2014. Impact resistance of hybrid fibre-reinforced oil palm shell concrete. Construction and Building Materials. (Tier 1, Impact Factor = 2.265) (ISI-Indexed)
  • Soon Poh Yap, Chun Hooi Bu, U. Johnson Alengaram, Kim Hung Mo, Mohd Zamin Jumaat. 2014. Flexural toughness characteristics of steel polypropylene hybrid fibre- reinforced oil palm shell concrete. Materials and Design. Vol. 57, pp. 652-659. (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Yap, S.P., Alengaram, U.J., Jumaat, M.Z., Foong, K.Y. 2013. Waste Materials in Malaysia for Development of Sustainable Concrete: A Review. Electronic Journal of Structural Engineering. Vol. 13(1), pp. 60-64. (Non- ISI/Non-SCOPUS Cited Publication) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Yap, S.P., Alengaram, U.J. & Jumaat, M.Z. 2013. Enhancement of mechanical properties in polypropylene and nylon fibre reinforced oil palm shell concrete. Materials and Design. Vol. 43, pp. 1034-1041. (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • YAP, S. P., SALMAN, F. A. & SHIRAZI, S. M. 2012. Comparative study of different theories on active earth pressure. Journal of Central South University of Technology. Vol. 19(10), pp. 2933-2939. (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2013
  • S. P. Yap, U. J. Alengaram, M. Z. Jumaat. 2013. Mechanical properties assessment of structural lightweight fiber-reinforced concrete using oil palm shell aggregate. In Proceedings of The international Conference on Sustainable Built Environment for Now and the Future, pp. 341-346. (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2012
  • S.P. Yap, K.Y. FOONG, U.J. ALENGARAM & M.Z. JUMAAT. 2012. Waste materials in malaysia for the development of sustainable concrete: A review. In Proceedings of The 11th International Conference On Concrete Engineering and Technologies (CONCET 2012), pp. 113-118. 

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


  • Probing Of The Alkali-silica Reaction Mechanism In State-of-the-art Ultra-lightweight Aerogel Cementitious Composite, Consultant, 2019 - 2020, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Recycling Construction Wastes Into Energy-efficient Green Concrete Walls, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • Microstructural characterization of engineered cementitious materials with enhanced performance, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2019, RU Geran, (National)
  • Low carbon concrete: Performance and carbon footprint, Consultant, 2018 - 2019, RU Geran, (National)
  • Textile reinforced lightweight cementitious composite for thin-shell structure application, Consultant, 2018 - 2020, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • Development of waterproofing cement mortar using plastic filling, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2018, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)
  • Construction Waste Recycling Center For Sustainable Drainage Construction, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2017, UM Living Lab Grant Programme - SUS (Sustainability Science), (National)
  • Development of durable cement-polymer composite by utilizing industrial waste products, Principal Investigator(PI), 2016 - 2019, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Novel polymer-modified mortar overlay for protection and repair application of structures, Consultant, 2016 - 2019, Bantuan Kecil Penyelidikan (BKP), (National)

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


  • Gold Award in International Research Innovation Invention Solution Exposition (Iriise) 2018, University of Malaya, 2018, (International)
  • Gold Award in International Invention, Innovation & Technology (Itex) 2018, International Invention, Innovation & Technology (Itex) 2018, 2018, (National)
  • Anugerah Cemerlang Universiti Malaya 2016 (Ijazah Phd Kurang Dari 4 Tahun), University of Malaya, 2016, (University)

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


PRESENTER
  • Waste Materials in Malaysia for Development of Sustainable Concrete: A Review, 11th International Conference on Concrete Engineering and Technology, 2012-06-12 to 2012-06-14, University of Malaya (UM), Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM) & Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), (International)
  • Mechanical properties assessment of structural lightweight fiber-reinforced concrete using oil palm shell aggregate, The International Conference on Sustainable Built Environment for Now and the Future, 2013-03-26 to 2013-03-27, National University of Civil Engineering, Queen's University Belfast & Loughborough University, (International)
  • Effects of Polypropylene Fibres on the Mechanical Properties of Structural Lightweight Oil Palm Shell Concrete, 11th International Congress on Advances Civil Engineering (ACE 2014), 2014-10-21 to 2014-10-25, ITU, (International)
  • Construction Waste Recycling Center for Sustainable Drainage Construction, Symposium on Sustainable Development 2017 (SSD 2017), 2017-04-20 to 2017-04-21, Sustainability Science (SuSci) Research Cluster, UM, (University)
INVITED SPEAKER
  • Recycling Concrete Waste For Recycled Coarse Aggregate(RCA) Concrete Pavement, UM-UEM RESEARCH WORKSHOP, 2016-10-07 to 2016-10-07, UNIVERSITI MALAYA, (University)
  • Research tools for literature searching and reference management, Seminar on Research Tools and Applications, 2017-03-29 to 2017-03-29, Department of Civil Engineering/ Department of Mechanical Engineering, (Faculty)

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


  • Technical committee in MS EN 1998-1: 2015 (National Annex: 2017) (Malaysia National Annex to Eurocode 8: Design of structures for earthquake resistance - Part 1: General rules, seismic actions and rules for buildings), SIRIM STS (Technical committee for Earthquake), Committee Member, 2015-2018, (National)

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


  • Reviewer for the research article titled "Effect of Palm Nut Fibre on the Flexural Strength of Concrete" for the Nigerian Journal of Technological Research, Article In Journal ,  ( )
  • Reviewer for the research article titled Effect of Binary and Ternary Mixes of Sang Yod Rice Husk Ash and Calcium Bentonite on Durability of Palm Oil Boiler Clinker Mortar" for Construction and Building Materials, Article In Journal ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Reviewer for the research article titled "A Critical Review on the Main Properties Recquired in Porous Concrete to Develop Multiffuncctional and Sustainable Pave-ments" for the Journal of Cleaner Production, Article In Journal ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Reviewer for the research article titled "Seashells Incorporated Concrete - A Comprehensive Review of Using Seashells as Cement Replacement" for the Journal of Cleaner Production, Article In Journal ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Reviewer for the research article titled "Recycled rice & wheat straw ash as cement replacement materials" for the Advances in Environmental Research, An International Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2019 - 2019)
  • Reviewer for article "Flexural behavior of RC beams containing recycled industrial wastes as steel fibers" in Construction & Building Materials, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Economical and Technical study on the impact of carbon fiber with high strength on asphalt mixture with gradation solid (Topeka)" in International Journal of Technology, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Effects of steel slag and blast furnace slag as cementitious material on cement mortars" in International Journal of Technology, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Technical Reviewer for 10th Asia Pacific Structural Engineering and Construction Conference 2018 - APSEC 2018, Article In Proceeding ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Effect of macro synthetic fiber content on mechanical properties and toughness of nano-scale admixture shotcrete" in Advances in Mechanical Engineering, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Utilization of industrial by-products and waste paper sludge ash in recycled aggregate concrete" in Journal of Cleaner Production, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "A study on the valorization of a metallic ore mining tailing and its combination with polymeric wastes for lightweight aggregates production" in Journal of Cleaner Production, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Mechanical properties and microstructure of lightweight aggregate concrete with and without fibers" in Construction & Building Materials, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "ASSESSMENT OF PASSIVE COOLING TECHNIQUES IN ALL LECTURE THEATRES OF FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY MINNA, NIGER STATE" in Journal of Architecture and Construction (JAC), Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Panel of Candidature Defense (SUMESH MATHIALAGAN- KHA150046, thesis title: MICROSTRUCTURE AND STRENGTH CHARACTERISTICS OF HIGH STRENGTH MORTAR USING NON-TRADITIONAL SUPPLEMENTARY CEMENTITIOUS MATERIALS), Candidature Defense ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "The influence of OPC and PPC on compressive strength of ALWA concrete" in Journal of Engineering and Technological Sciences, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Panel of Candidature Defense (Ramappa- KHA150106, thesis title: Mechanical, Durability Properties and Structural Behaviour of Green Masonry Developed Using Industrial Wastes), Candidature Defense (phd) ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Influence of different substitutions of recycled aggregates in the performance characteristics of pervious concrete" in Ingeniería e Investigación Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Impact Resistance of Lightweight Concrete Made with Plain and Reinforced Environment- Friendly Cold-Bonded Fly Ash Aggregates" in Construction & Building Materials, Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Compatible Ecological Strategies used in the Design of Traditional Houses in Iran’s Hot and Dry Climate Case Study: The Boroujerdis House in Kashan" in Journal of Architecture and Construction (JAC), Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Hydro-morphometric Modeling for Flood Hazard Vulnerability Assessment of Old Brahmaputra River Basin in Bangladesh" in Engineering Technology Open Access Journal (ETOAJ), Article In Journal ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Panel of Candidature Defense (Obaydullah- KHA120104, thesis title: Strengthening of Prestressed Concrete Beams Using Combined Externally Bonded and Prestressed Near Surface Mounted Technique), Candidature Defense ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for conference paper "Effects of POFA Towards Physical Properties in Concrete for Rigid Pavement" in International Conference on Civil Engineering and Science Technology (ICACEST 2018), Article In Proceeding ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Internal Examiner for PhD candidate Muhammad Faisal Javed (KHA140127) with thesis title "FLEXURAL PERFORMANCE OF COLD FORMED STEEL TUBE FILLED WITH OIL PALM CLINKER CONCRETE", Thesis ,  (2018 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article "Towards affordable low cost housing: Strategies of low cost housing development for the low income population in Rwanda" in Business and Management Journal, Article In Journal ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Internal Examiner for the Belal Gamal Muthanna Alsubari (KHA140124) with thesis title "DEVELOPMENT OF SUSTAINABLE SELF-COMPACTING CONCRETE CONTAINING TREATED PALM OIL FUEL ASH", Thesis ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Reviewer for article "Effect Of Enterococcus Faecalis Bacteria And Calcium Lactate On Concrete Properties And Self-Healing Capability" in Jurnal Teknologi Special Issue 2018, Article In Journal ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Panel for Candidature Defense for AHAD jAVANMARDI (KHA140026), Thesis ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Reviewer for article "Optimization Determination Of Ordinary Portland Cement In Solidifying Mineral Sludge" in Jurnal Teknologi Special Issue 2018, Article In Journal ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Internal Examiner for tMSc candidate Javad Nodeh Farahani (KGA140076) with dissertation title “EFFECT OF CURING ON PROPERTIES OF CONCRETE CONTAINING HIGH VOLUME SUPPLEMENTARY CEMENTITIOUS MATERIALS IN BINARY, TERNARY AND QUATERNARY COMBINATIONS", Thesis ,  (2017 - 2017)
  • Internal Examiner for PhD candidate Sardar Kashif Ur Rehman (KHA140023) for thesis title “EVALUATING MULTIFUNCTIONAL PROPERTIES OF GRAPHENE BASED CEMENT COMPOSITES", Thesis ,  (2017 - 2018)
  • Reviewer for article titled "Evaluation of the Effective Mechanical Properties of Concrete Composite Using Industrial Waste Carpet Fiber", Article In Journal ,  (2016 - 2016)
  • Internal Examiner for the Muhammad Aslam (KHA120129) with thesis title "MECHANICAL PROPERTIES AND STRUCTURAL PERFORMANCE OF SUSTAINABLE LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATE CONCRETE USING BLENDED OIL PALM BIO-PRODUCTS", Thesis ,  (2016 - 2017)
  • Wan Norhasiah Binti Wan Bidin (KGA080050)- FULL SCALE TESTING OF PRECAST BEAM TO COLUMN CONNECTION USING BILLET CONNECTOR AND BEAM HALF JOINT SUBJECTED TO REVERSIBLE LOADING, Viva Panel (20th Oct 2016) ,  (2016 - 2016)

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


  • Reviewer for the research article titled Effect of Binary and Ternary Mixes of Sang Yod Rice Husk Ash and Calcium Bentonite on Durability of Palm Oil Boiler Clinker Mortar" for Construction and Building Materials, (International), 28/05/2019 until 25/06/2019
  • Reviewer for the research article titled "A Critical Review on the Main Properties Recquired in Porous Concrete to Develop Multiffuncctional and Sustainable Pave-ments" for the Journal of Cleaner Production, (International), 23/04/2019 until 04/05/2019
  • Reviewer for the research article titled "Seashells Incorporated Concrete - A Comprehensive Review of Using Seashells as Cement Replacement" for the Journal of Cleaner Production, (International), 28/03/2019 until 17/04/2019
  • Reviewer for the research article titled "Recycled rice & wheat straw ash as cement replacement materials" for the Advances in Environmental Research, An International Journal, (International), 19/02/2019 until 21/02/2019
  • Member of Organizing Committee in Undergraduate Research Fellowship Bootcamp: Nurturing Research Passion (16-17th February 2019), (University), 16/02/2019 until 17/03/2019
  • Reviewer for article "Flexural behavior of RC beams containing recycled industrial wastes as steel fibers" in Construction & Building Materials, (International), 16/11/2018 until 16/12/2018
  • Conference Committee for 2019 3rd International Conference on Structure and Civil Engineering Research (ICSCER 2019), (International), 14/11/2018 until 28/06/2019
  • Reviewer for article "Economical and Technical study on the impact of carbon fiber with high strength on asphalt mixture with gradation solid (Topeka)" in International Journal of Technology, (International), 29/10/2018 until 04/11/2018
  • Reviewer for the research article titled "Effect of Palm Nut Fibre on the Flexural Strength of Concrete" for the Nigerian Journal of Technological Research, (International), 18/10/2018 until 17/11/2018
  • Reviewer for article "Effects of steel slag and blast furnace slag as cementitious material on cement mortars" in International Journal of Technology, (International), 03/10/2018 until 16/10/2018
  • Invigilator for Cambridge Engineering Trial Test , (University), 19/09/2018 until 19/09/2018
  • Reviewer for article "Effect of macro synthetic fiber content on mechanical properties and toughness of nano-scale admixture shotcrete" in Advances in Mechanical Engineering, (International), 12/09/2018 until 28/09/2018
  • Reviewer for article "Utilization of industrial by-products and waste paper sludge ash in recycled aggregate concrete" in Journal of Cleaner Production, (International), 29/08/2018 until 20/09/2018
  • Reviewer for article "A study on the valorization of a metallic ore mining tailing and its combination with polymeric wastes for lightweight aggregates production" in Journal of Cleaner Production, (International), 07/08/2018 until 27/08/2018
  • Reviewer for article "ASSESSMENT OF PASSIVE COOLING TECHNIQUES IN ALL LECTURE THEATRES OF FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY MINNA, NIGER STATE" in Journal of Architecture and Construction (JAC), (International), 27/07/2018 until 07/08/2018
  • Reviewer for article "Mechanical properties and microstructure of lightweight aggregate concrete with and without fibers" in Construction & Building Materials, (International), 19/07/2018 until 28/08/2018
  • Panel of Candidature Defense (SUMESH MATHIALAGAN- KHA150046, thesis title: MICROSTRUCTURE AND STRENGTH CHARACTERISTICS OF HIGH STRENGTH MORTAR USING NON-TRADITIONAL SUPPLEMENTARY CEMENTITIOUS MATERIALS), (Department), 11/07/2018 until 11/07/2018
  • Chief Invigilator for Examination Semester 2, Session 2017/2018 (Subject: KAEA2217/KIA2007), (University), 09/06/2018 until 09/06/2018
  • Additional Invigilators for Examination Semester 2, Session 2017/2018 (Subject: KAEA2217/KIA2007, KAEA3202), (University), 04/06/2018 until 09/06/2018
  • Reviewer for article "The influence of OPC and PPC on compressive strength of ALWA concrete" in Journal of Engineering and Technological Sciences, (International), 31/05/2018 until 04/06/2018
  • Panel of Candidature Defense (Ramappa- KHA150106, thesis title: Mechanical, Durability Properties and Structural Behaviour of Green Masonry Developed Using Industrial Wastes), (Department), 23/05/2018 until 23/05/2018
  • Panel of Candidature Defense (Obaydullah- KHA120104, thesis title: Strengthening of Prestressed Concrete Beams Using Combined Externally Bonded and Prestressed Near Surface Mounted Technique), (Department), 23/05/2018 until 23/05/2018
  • Reviewer for article "Impact Resistance of Lightweight Concrete Made with Plain and Reinforced Environment- Friendly Cold-Bonded Fly Ash Aggregates" in Construction & Building Materials, (International), 07/05/2018 until 31/05/2018
  • Judge for BEGIN Challenge 2018, (University), 11/04/2018 until 11/04/2018
  • Reviewer for article "Influence of different substitutions of recycled aggregates in the performance characteristics of pervious concrete" in Ingeniería e Investigación Journal, (International), 10/04/2018 until 25/05/2018
  • Reviewer for article "Compatible Ecological Strategies used in the Design of Traditional Houses in Iran’s Hot and Dry Climate Case Study: The Boroujerdis House in Kashan" in Journal of Architecture and Construction (JAC), (International), 06/04/2018 until 12/04/2018
  • Mentor for BEGIN Challenge 2018, (National), 28/02/2018 until 11/04/2018
  • Reviewer for article "Hydro-morphometric Modeling for Flood Hazard Vulnerability Assessment of Old Brahmaputra River Basin in Bangladesh" in Engineering Technology Open Access Journal (ETOAJ), (International), 21/02/2018 until 05/03/2018
  • Internal Examiner for the Muhammad Faisal Javed (KHA140127) with thesis title "FLEXURAL PERFORMANCE OF COLD FORMED STEEL TUBE FILLED WITH OIL PALM CLINKER CONCRETE", (University), 24/01/2018 until 31/12/2018
  • Technical Committee Member/University Representative for "Jawatankuasa Teknical bagi Cement (TC/D/25)", (National), 19/01/2018 until 31/12/2021
  • Internal Examiner for PhD candidate Sardar Kashif Ur Rehman (KHA140023) with thesis title "FLEXURAL PERFORMANCE OF COLD FORMED STEEL TUBE FILLED WITH OIL PALM CLINKER CONCRETE" , (University), 28/12/2017 until 31/12/2018
  • Volunteer for Medical and Casket Giving Charity Fund Program (Persatuan Kebajikan Kanak-kanak Terencat Akal Malaysia), (Community), 26/12/2017 until 28/01/2018
  • Session Chairman for INTERNATIONAL TECHNICAL POSTGRADUATE CONFERENCE 2017 (TECH-POST 2017), (University), 05/04/2017 until 06/04/2017
  • Advisor to UM Bridge Competition 2017, (National), 04/03/2017 until 04/03/2017
  • Mentor for BEGIN Challenge 2017, (National), 27/02/2017 until 03/05/2017
  • Technical Committee Member/University Representative for "Jawatankuasa Kecil Penyelarasan Penyelidikan Gempa Bumi dan Tsunami)" , (National), 01/01/2017 until 31/12/2021
  • Technical Committee Member/University Representative for "Technical Committee for Earthquake)" for Eurocode's Malaysia Annex drafting, (National), 19/07/2016 until 31/12/2021
  • Moderator of GIG1005 (Social engagement) for the group of students in Department of Civil Engineering- to coordinate the planning, activities, communications and presentations of the groups of students., (University), 01/01/2016 until 31/12/2016

SUPERVISION


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

Ongoing
  • Master Degree, Loh Zhi Pin, DEVELOPMENT OF FIBRE REINFORCED CEMENTITIOUS COMPOSITES (FRCC) CONTAINING POLYVINYL ALCOHOL FIBRES FOR REPAIR APPLICATION, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Khor Chai Huat, A METHOD OF RISK ANALYSIS FOR INTERNAL EROSION AND PIPING OF EMBANKMENT DAMS CONSTRUCTED OF TROPICAL RESIDUE SOIL, 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Khan Safdar, Experimental Investigation and Numerical Modelling for Crack Detection in Lightweight Concrete Structural Members Using Acoustic Emission Technique, 2018/2019
  • Master Degree, Mohammed K. H. Radwan, LIGHTWEIGHT AGGREGATE FOAMED CONCRETE USING FLY-ASH, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Syed Nasir Shah, DEVELOPING LIGHTWEIGHT INSULATING CONCRETE USING CRUMB RUBBER, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Nwakaire Chidozie Maduabuchukwu, INFLUENCE OF SPATIAL VARIATION IN SUBGRADE PROPERTIES ON THE DESIGN OF HIGHWAY FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS, 2018/2019
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Basem Adnan Al Khatib, AL-HARAM AL-MAKKI PROJECTS: STUDYING AND ANALYSIS TIME OVERRUN FACTORS, 2017/2018
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Michael Liu Yong Jing, EFFECTIVENESS OF INDUSTRIAL BY-PRODUCT IN CEMENT-POLYMER COMPOSITE EXPOSED TO AGGRESSIVE ENVIRONMENT, 2016/2017
  • Master Degree, Wong Chee Lum, Experimental Study On Application Of Geopolymer In Textile Reinforced Mortar, 2016/2017
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Pouya Darvish, IMPROVING MATERIAL PERFORMANCE OF ULTRA HIGH PERFORMANCE FIBRE REINFORCED CONCRETE (UHPFRC) AND ITS APPLICATIONS, 2016/2017
  • Doctoral Degree (phd), Amin Ali Ali Al-fakih, Cracking Behavior Of Sea Sand RC Beam Strengthened With GFRP, 2016/2017

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


FIRST DEGREE
  • THEORY OF STRUCTURES II, 2017/2018(2), 33, 0
  • THEORY OF STRUCTURES II, 2017/2018(1), 63, 0
  • ECONOMIC, FINANCE AND ENGINEER, 2017/2018(1), 70, 0
  • CIVIL ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS II, 2017/2018(1), 5, 0
  • MECHANICS OF MATERIALS, 2017/2018(2), 70, 0
  • PRESTRESSED CONCRETE DESIGN, 2016/2017(2), 40, 0
  • THEORY OF STRUCTURES II, 2016/2017(3), 1, 0
  • MECHANICS OF MATERIALS, 2016/2017(2), 74, 0
  • REINFORCED CONCRETE DESIGN I, 2016/2017(3), 3, 0
  • THEORY OF STRUCTURES II, 2016/2017(1), 25, 0
  • REINFORCED CONCRETE DESIGN II, 2016/2017(2), 26, 0
  • CIVIL ENGINEERING MATERIALS, 2016/2017(1), 50, 0
  • STRENGTH OF MATERIALS, 2015/2016(2), 97, 58
  • REINFORCED CONCRETE DESIGN II, 2015/2016(2), 40, 68