PERSONAL DETAIL


ASSOCIATE PROF. DR. ZAMRI BIN ZAINAL ABIDIN

Department of Physics
Faculty of Science
 
  +603-79674299
  +603-79674146
  zzaa@um.edu.my
  Department of Physics, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, 50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
 
ResearcherID Link
  http://www.researcherid.com/rid/C-1137-2010


BIBLIOMETRIC DATA


 Total Articles in Publication List  39
 Articles With Citation Data  33
 Sum of the Times Cited   54
 Average Citations per Article   1.64
 h-index   5
 Co-authors   Collaboration Network
 This information is generated from http://researcherid.com

BIOGRAPHY


 

Dr Zamri Zainal Abidin is a radio astronomy researcher who focuses on exploring the fundamental and applications of deep space astrophysics and solar astronomy sciences. He has been a physicist and lecturer at the Department of Physics, University of Malaya since 2005. After graduating from the Jodrell Bank Centre of Astrophysics, University of Manchester, and together with Dr Zainol Abidin Ibrahim, he established the Radio Cosmology Research Lab Group.


ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification), (Institution).



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


  • SALZBURG GLOBAL SEMINAR , Member, 2005, (International)
  • South East Asian Astronomy Network (SEAAN), Committee Member, 2007, (International)
  • International Astronomical Union (IAU), Member, 2009, (International)
  • Radio Astronomy Frequency Committee in the Asia-Pacific region , Member, 2010, (International)
  • International Conference on Space Science and Communication, Committee Member, 2013 to 2017, (International)
  • Asia Oceania Geosciences Society, Advisory Committee, 2017, (International)

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


  • Deputy Dean of Development, Dean's Office, Faculty of Science, 01/09/2018 to 10/03/2019
  • Deputy Dean of Development, Dean's Office, Faculty of Science, 01/09/2017 to 31/08/2018
  • Acting Head of Department, Faculty, 26/12/2016 to 30/12/2016 (Pemangku Ketua Jabatan Fizik)
  • Acting Head of Department, Faculty, 14/11/2016 to 18/11/2016 (Pemangku Ketua Jabatan Fizik)
  • Acting Head of Department, Faculty, 15/09/2016 to 15/09/2016 (Pemangku Ketua Jabatan Fizik)
  • Quality Committee, Faculty, 02/01/2015
  • Physics Department Course File Coordinator, Faculty, 27/02/2012
  • Physics Department Applied Physics MSc Program Committee member, Faculty, 08/11/2011
  • Physics Department Coordinator for 'Bimbingan Khas', Faculty, 29/10/2011
  • Science Faculty Canteen Committee Representative, Faculty, 28/10/2011

AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area).


  • Solar System (Solar Bursts)
  • Radio Frequency Interference in Radio Astronomy (RADIO ASTRONOMY SPECTRUM, RADIO ASTRONOMY FREQUENCY INTERFERENCE)
  • Elementary Perticle Physics (Solar Neutrino, Primordial Particle Physics)
  • Astrophysics (Radio Astronomy)
  • Cosmology (Cosmic Microwave Background (Polarization))


RECENT SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
(Publication).


Chapter in Book

2017
  • Abidin Z.Z. & Ibrahim Z.A. (2017). Space Science and Communication for Sustainability. In Suparta W., Abdullah M. & Ismail M. (Eds.), Current Status of Radio Astronomy in University of Malaya (pp. 147-156). Singapore: Springer 
Article in Academic Journals

2018
  • Kiehbadroudinezhad, S; Cada, M; Chen, Z; Shahabi, A; Shortand, I; Abidin, ZZ; Kiehbadroudinezhad, S 2018. Concentric Circles and Spiral Configurations for Large Correlator Arrays in Radio Astronomy. ASTRONOMICAL JOURNAL (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ali, IAM; Hwang, CY; Abidin, ZZ; Plunkett, AL 2018. Dark Matter in the Central Region of NGC 3256. SAINS MALAYSIANA (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ali, IAM; Hashim, N; Abidin, ZZ 2018. The dark matter distribution of NGC 5921. INDIAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abidin, ZZ; Hashim, SJ; Wei, LY; Zhong, C; Rosli, Z 2018. Radio astronomy interferometer network testing for a Malaysia-China real-time e-VLBI. INDIAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICS (ISI-Indexed)

2017
  • Umar R, Abidin Z.Z, et al (2017) Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis Integrated With GIS For Radio Astronomical Observatory Site Selection In Peninsular Of Malaysia, Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, 9, 381-393 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azeez J. H., Abidin, Z.Z., Hwang C-Y. & Ibrahim Z.A. (2017). Star Formation Law at Sub-kpc Scale in the Elliptical Galaxy Centaurus A as Seen by ALMA. Advances in Astronomy, 2017, 8416945, 1-8 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Sukma I. & Abidin Z.Z. (2017) Study of seismic activity during the ascending and descending phases of solar activity. Indian Journal of Physics, 91 (6), 595 606 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Kiew C-Y, Hwang C-Y, Abidin Z.Z. (2017). Constraints on the dark matter neutralinos from the radio emissions of galaxy clusters. Mon Not R Astron Soc, 467 (3), 2924-2933. (ISI-Indexed)

2016
  • Mohd Shaiful Rizal Hassan1, Zamri Zainal Abidin, Ungku Ferwani Salwa Ungku Ibrahim, Norsiah Hashim, Danial Ahmad Ariffin Lee. 2016. Redshifts distribution in A262. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society 458(1) : 264-269. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Azeez, Jazeel H., Hwang, C-Y., Abidin, Zamri Z. & Ibrahim, Z.A. 2016. Kennicutt-Schmidt Law in the Central Region of NGC 4321 as Seen by ALMA. SCIENTIFIC REPORTS 6, 26896 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Zavvari,A.,Islam, M. T., Anwar, R., Abidin, Z.Z., Asillam, M.F. and Monstein, C. 2016. Analysis of radio astronomy bands using CALLISTO spectrometer at Malaysia-UKM station. Experimental Astronomy, Volume: 41(1), pp. 185-195 (ISI-Indexed)

2015
  • Zavvari, A., Islam, M.T., Anwar, R., Abidin, Z.Z. 2015. Solar flare M-class prediction using artificial intelligence techniques, Journal of Theoretical and Applied Information Technology, 74 (1): 63-67 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Sabri N.H., Umar R., Wan Mokhtar W.Z.A., Abidin Z.Z., Ibrahim Z.A., Azid A., Juahir H., Toriman M.E., Mohd Kamarudin K.A.. 2015. Preliminary Study of Vehicular Traffic Effect on Radio Signal for Radio Astronomy, Jurnal Teknologi 75(1): 313-318 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Umar R., Sabri N.H., Abidin Z.Z.,vIbrahim Z.A., Azid A., Juahir H., Toriman M.E., Kamarudin M.K.A. 2015. Preliminary Study Of Radio Astronomical Lines Effect Of Rain Below 2.9 GHz, Jurnal Teknologi 75 (1): 7-11 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Zamri Zainal Abidin,Norsuzian Mohd Anim, Zety Sharizat Hamidi, Christian Monstein, Zainol Abidin Ibrahim, Roslan Umar, Nur Nafhatun Md Shariff, Nabilah Ramli, Noor Aqma Iryani Aziz & Indriani Sukma 2015. Radio frequency interference in solar monitoring using CALLISTO. New Astronomy Reviews 67: 18-33 (ISI-Indexed)
  • N. Hashim, Z.Z. Abidin, U.F.S.U. Ibrahim, M.S.R. Hassan, Z.S. Hamidi, R. Umar & Z.A. Ibrahim. 2015. The Nonlinear Least Square Fitting for Rotation Curve of Orion Dwarf Spiral. Sains Malaysiana 44(3) (ISI-Indexed)

2014
  • Kiehbadroudinezhad S., Noordin N.K., Sali A. & Abidin Z.Z. 2014. Optimization of an Antenna Array Using Genetic Algorithms. Astronomical Journal, Vol 147, 6, 147. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Umar R., Abidin Z.Z., Ibrahim Z.A., Rosli Z. and Noorazlan N. (2014) Selection of radio astronomical observation sites and its dependence on human generated RFI,Research in Astronomy and Astrophysics Vol. 14 No. 2, 241-248 (ISI-Indexed)

2013
  • Abidin Z.Z., Umar R., Ibrahim Z.Z., Rosli Z., Asanok K. and Gasiprong N. (2013) Investigation on the Frequency Allocation for Radio Astronomy at the L Band, PUBLICATIONS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF AUSTRALIA,Volume: 30, e047 (ISI-Indexed)

2012
  • Abidin, Z. Z.; Ibrahim, Z. A.; Rosli, Z.; et al. (2012). An RFI investigation for setting up a VLBI station below 2.8GHz in Malaysia. New Astronomy Volume: 17 Issue: 2 Pages: 61-64 (ISI-Indexed)

2011
  • Abidin, Z.Z. ,Ibrahim, Z.A.,Rosli, Z.,Hassan, S.R.,Malim, S.F.F.,Noorazlan, N.,Aziz, M.A.A.,Suhaimi, A. (2011) Methods and applications of radio frequency interference surveys for radio astronomy in Malaysia. IEEE IconSpace 2011, IEEE Xplore, Article number 6015878, Pages 178-181 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ibrahim, U.F.S.U., Abidin, Z.Z.,Hashim, N., Hassan, M.S.R., Hamidi, Z.S., Ibrahim, Z.A.(2011)Determining the dark matter content of dwarfs and dwarfs spheroidal galaxies in the local group cluster using the CAS parameter. IEEE IconSpace 2011, IEEE Xplore, Article number 6015879, Pages 182-184 (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Umar, R.; Abidin, Z. Z.; Ibrahim, Z. A. (2011) Implementing the GIS technique for RFI mapping for radio astronomy in Malaysia. IEEE IconSpace 2011, IEEE Xplore. Article number 6015845, Pages 25-27 (SCOPUS-Indexed)

2010
  • Zamri Zainal Abidin, Zainol Abidin Ibrahim, Zulfazli Rosli, Siti Fatin Fathinah Malim, and Norsuzian Mohd Anim (2010). Radio Astronomy Working Group for SEAAN and RFI Survey in INSTUN, Perak. AIP Conf. Proc. Vol 1250, pp. 460-463 (ISI-Indexed)
  • M. A. Al-Amri, Z. Z. Abidin, and Z. A. Ibrahim (2010). Dynamics of Strong Radio Sources with UMRT-2. AIP Conf. Vol. 1250, pp. 472-475 (ISI-Indexed)

2009
  • Abidin Z.Z. and Ibrahim Z.A. (2009) Radio astronomy research in Malaysia: Past, present and future, IEEE International Conference on Space Science and Communication 2009, p. 179 - 181 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abidin Z.Z., Bahari S.B.R.S and Ibrahim Z.A. (2009) RFI PROFILES OF PRIME CANDIDATE SITES FOR THE FIRST RADIO ASTRONOMICAL TELESCOPE IN MALAYSIA, New Astronomy 15 (2010), pp. 307-312 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Abidin Z.Z., Ibrahim Z.A., Syed Adnan S.B.R. and Anuar, N.K. (2009) INVESTIGATION OF RADIO ASTRONOMICAL WINDOWS BETWEEN 1 MHz - 2060 MHz IN UNIVERSITI MALAYA, MALAYSIA, New Astronomy 14 (2009) pp. 579-583 (ISI-Indexed)

2008
  • Abidin Z.Z., et al (2008), The Cross Polarization Analysis of the Planck Satellite Main Beam, Jurnal Sains, Vol 16(1) p.23 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Zamri Zainal Abidin and Zainol Abidin Ibrahim (2008), Radio Astronomy in Malaysia, Thai Journal of Physics Series 3, p.198 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2006
  • Abidin Z.Z. et al (2006), The First Radio Astronomical Observation of Jupiter Radio Bursts in Malaysia , Jurnal Fizik Malaysia, Vol 27, Number 2, p.99 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

2003
  • Abidin, Z.Z., et al. (2003), Synchrotron Polarization at High Galactic Latitude , New Astronomy Review, 47, 1151 (ISI-Indexed)
Proceeding

2011
  • ZS Hamidi, ZZ Abidin, ZA Ibrahim, NNM Shariff. 2011. EFFECT OF LIGHT POLLUTION ON NIGHT SKY LIMITING MAGNITUDE AND SKY QUALITY IN SELECTED AREA IN MALAYSIA. A Proceeding at International Symposium & Exhibition In Sustainable Energy & Environment (ISESEE)2011 (ISI-Indexed)
  • ZS Hamidi, ZZ Abidin, ZA Ibrahim, NNM Shariff. 2011. Progress of Research Astronomy in Malaysia. A Proceeding at Science of Structure Formation - Light, Energy, Material, and Space -Space Sciences and Structure Formation 2010 (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)
  • Ungku Ferwani Salwa Ungku Ibrahim, Zamri Zainal Abidin, Norsiah Hashim, Mohd Shaiful Rizal Hassan, Z.S.Hamidi and Zainol Abidin Ibrahim, 2011. Determining the Dark Matter Content of Dwarfs and Dwarfs Spheroidal Galaxies in the Local Group Cluster using the CAS Parameters, Proceeding of the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Space Science and Communication (IconSpace) 12-13 July 2011, Penang, Malaysia, pg 182-184 (ISI-Indexed)
  • ZS Hamidi, ZZ Abidin, ZA Ibrahim, NNM Shariff, UFSU Ibrahim, R Umar. 2011. Preliminary Analysis of Investigation Radio Frequency Interference (RFI) Profile Analysis at UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MARA. A Proceeding at IEEE International Conference on Space Science and Communication (IconSpace) 2011, pp 311-313 (ISI-Indexed)

2006
  • Abidin, Z.Z., at al (2006), Virialized Dark Matter Halos Study with the First Malaysian Radio Astronomical Telescope , Proceedings of Young Researchers Conference on Applied Sciences, 13-14 June 2006, Subang, Malaysia 

2005
  • Abidin, Z.Z. (2005), SPLASH and a Touch on the First Malaysian Radio Telescope Plan , Proceedings of International Meeting on Frontiers of Physics, 25-29 July 2005, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 
Mass Media(Newspaper,Radio,Tv,Popular Magazine)

2011
  • Interview on Dark Matter study (Berita Harian 9 June 2011 - Section \'Varsiti\') 

2009
  • Artikel: Jendela untuk Mengenali Angkasa (Dewan Kosmik April 2009, p.20-22) (Non-ISI/Non-SCOPUS)

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


  • Using Radio Antenna Technique In Solar Activity Study And Electromagnetic Pre-Seismic Signals Detection On A Global Scale, Principal Investigator(PI), 2018 - 2020, RU Geran - Fakulti Program, (National)
  • First Light Observation Using The Upsi-um Radio Telescope, Principal Investigator(PI), 2017 - 2019, UM Grant - Frontier Research Grant, (National)
  • Investigations of Dark Matter, Merger and WIMPs in Galaxy and Clusters, Consultant, 2015 - 2017, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG) - AFR (Frontier Science), (University)
  • RELATIONS BETWEEN SOLAR BURSTS TYPE II AND III AND ALSO THEIR RELATIONS TO CORONAL MASS EJECTION (CME) AND SOLAR FLARES, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), (National)
  • Astrophysical Studies For Dark Candidates, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG Programme) - AFR (Frontier Science), (University)
  • Studies of Solar Bursts for Space Weather and Inner Structures of Active Galactic Nuclei using radio interferometer network between Malaysia and Australia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2013 - 2016, High Impact Research (HIR), (University)
  • THE FIRST RADIO QUIET ZONE (RQZ) MAP FOR RADIO ASTRONOMY, Principal Investigator(PI), 2012 - 2014, Government Agency, (National)
  • RADIO INTERFEROMETER APPLICATION IN DARK MATTER AND SOLAR MONITORING STUDIES, Principal Investigator(PI), 2010 - 2013, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • RADIO INTERFEROMETER APPLICATION IN DARK MATTER AND SOLAR MONITORING STUDIES, Principal Investigator(PI), 2010 - 2011, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (National)
  • DYNAMIC AND STRUCTURE OF GALACTIC RADIO SOURCES, , 2009 - 2010, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • Strong Radio Sources Detection in Hydrogen Line Survey, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010, Short Term Research Fund (Vote F)(PJP), (National)
  • THE STUDY MAPPING OF NEUTRAL HYDROGEN FOR RADIO ASTRONOMY AT CHOSEN SITE IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA, , 2008 - 2009, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • SPECTROSCOPY STUDY OF HIGH-GALACTIC LATITUDE RADIO SOURCES AT 1420MHZ, Principal Investigator(PI), 2008 - 2010, RU Geran, (National)
  • THE SURVEY OF RADIO FREQUENCY INTERFERENCE (RFI) IN PENINSULAR MALAYSIA USING GIS, , 2008 - 2009, Postgraduate Research Grant (PPP) - Research, (National)
  • VIRIALIZED DARK MATTER HALOS, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2008, MOSTI-Science Fund, (National)
  • Dark Matter Halos Study, Principal Investigator(PI), 2007 - 2008, Geran Penyelidikan Universiti Malaya (UMRG), (International)
  • Hydrogen Line Mapping and establishing radio astronomy in Malaysia, Principal Investigator(PI), 2006 - 2009, ScienceFund, (National)
  • Dark Matter Study
  • Radio Strength Mapping
  • Jupiter Tracking
  • Radio Receivers for Radio Astronomy
  • Hydrogen Line Mapping

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


  • First Runners-Up Tncp Football League, Univerasity of Malaya, 2018, (University)
  • Silver Medal At The Seoul International Invention Fair 2017 for Invention "Myrfi Map", Korean Invention Promotion Association, 2017, (International)
  • Silver Medal At The Seoul International Invention Fair 2017 for Invention "Burst Finder" , Korean Invention Promotion Association, 2017, (International)
  • Gold Medal At Research and Innovation Week 2017, Education, Science, Technology and Transformation of State (Terengganu), 2017, (National)
  • Gold Medal At The International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition Itex 2017, Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation of Malaysia, 2017, (International)
  • Senior Research Fellowship, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2013, (International)
  • Tenaga Pengajar Cemerlang 2010, Institut Tanah Dan Ukur Negara (Instun), Kementerian Sumber Asli Dan Alam Sekitar, 2011, (National)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2010, (University)
  • Certificate of Excellent Service, University Malaya, 2006, (University)
  • Silver Medal At Research, Invention and Innovation Expo (Fundamental Research Category), University of Malaya, 2006, (National)
  • Best Publication in Astronomy in 2004 (Phd Thesis Category), Agensi Angkasa Negara, 2005, (National)