Staff Details

NOOR FAIZUL HADRY BIN NORDIN

NOOR FAIZUL HADRY BIN NORDIN
Designation: Assistant Professor
Kulliyyah of Science
IIUM Kuantan Campus
Extension: 5040
Email address: faizul@iium.edu.my

Academic Qualification

  • Industrial Biotechnology - Bachelor Degree , Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Environmental Biotechnology - Masters Degree , Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Bioremediation - Doctor of Philosophy , Universiti Malaya (UM)

Area of Specialisation

  • Genetics ~Recombinant DNA Techniques - Mutant establishment of rpoN and ntrC genes in Burkholderia spp via homologous recombination using suicide vector.
  • Medical Microbiology ~Bacteriology - Study on Acinetobacter spp, Pseudomonas spp and Burkholderia spp.
  • Molecular Biology ~Genomic - Study on 16S rRNA gene, nah genes (naphthalene dioxygenase), bph genes (Biphenyl dioxygenase) and rpoN genes (alternative sigma factor-54).
  • BIODIVERSITY ~MICROBIAL DIVERSITY - Diversity of PAHs-, PCBs- and Dioxin-utilising bacteria; Diversity of Mangrove area, coastal sediment and rhizospheric bacteria.
  • ENVIROMENT MANAGEMENT ~BIOREMEDIATION - Microbial biodegradation and bioremediation of xenobiotics compounds such as PAHs, PCBs and Dioxins

Teaching Responsibilities

ANALYTICAL METHODS FOR FUNCTIONAL FOODS AND NUTRACEUTICALS 2006/2007
BIOREMEDIATION 2014/2015 2013/2014 2007/2008 2006/2007 2005/2006
ENVIRONMENTAL BIOTECHNOLOGY 2013/2014 2012/2013 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005
ENVIRONMENTAL MICROBIOLOGY 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2007/2008
ENZYMOLOGY 2006/2007
FATS AND OILS CHEMISTRY AND TECHNOLOGY 2007/2008 2006/2007
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2006/2007 2005/2006
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2006/2007 2005/2006
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2005/2006
FOOD CHEMISTRY 2006/2007
FOOD PROCESS ENGINEERING 2007/2008
HALAL&HARAM IN FOOD INGREDIENTS & PROCESSING 2006/2007
INTRODUCTION TO BIOINFORMATICS 2014/2015 2013/2014 2012/2013 2006/2007 2005/2006 2004/2005
NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT 2005/2006 2004/2005
PROTEIN BIOTECHNOLOGY 2006/2007
WASTE MANAGEMENT AND USAGE 2006/2007

Research Projects

Completed

2010 - 1970
Sigma subunit-Dependent adaptation of physiology and metabolic functions in burkholderia for effective bioremediation process
2007 - 1970
Study on Microbial Ecology of the Coastal Water Langkawi
2006 - 1970
Systematics of Sea Cucumbers of the Genus Holothuria (Aspidochirotida: Holothuriidae) and Phylogeography in H. leucospilota based on the Cytochrome-b Gene
2006 - 1970
Studies on Mangrove in Pulau Toba, Langkawi
2005 - 1970
Physico-Chemical Characteristics and Sediment Environment of the Coastal Water, Pulau Tuba and its Nearby Islands, Langkawi

In Progress

2014 - Present
Airborne Particulate Matters And Microorganisims In Library: An Introduction Of Disinfection Method Towards Safe And Health Indoor Environment
2014 - Present
Biotransformation Of Artemisinin And Asiaticoside: Malaysian Tropical Plant Phytochemicals
2014 - Present
Development of In-Vitro Oxidative Potential Assessment Model for Indoor and Outdoor Airborne Particulate Matter (PM) within an Industrial Area
2013 - Present
Study on Properties and Composition of Live Rocks towards Potential Artificial Reef for Marine Habitat Restoration
2013 - Present
Understanding rhizospheric plant-microbe interactions for phytoremediation of dioxin contaminated soil
2013 - Present
Genetic Variation and DNA Barcoding of Endangered Fishes in Pahang River
2013 - Present
Enhanced-Microbial Bioremediation of PCBs and Dioxins in Landfill Leachate Using Burkholderia xenovorans LB400 With Altered-sigma-54 Regulatory System
2012 - Present
Modelling of longitudal changes in bacterial community structure towards physico chemical and environmentals factors along the Pahang river

Publications

Article

2014
Microbial population in the coelomic fluid of stichopus chloronotus and holothuria (mertensiothuria) leucospilota collected from Malaysian waters = Populasi Mikrob dalam Cecair Selom Stichopus chloronotus dan Holothuria (Mertensiothuria) leucospilota dar. Sains Malaysiana , 43 (7). pp.1013-1021.
2014
Carotenoid contents in anoxygenic phototrophic purple bacteria, Marichromatium Sp. and Rhodopseudomonas Sp. of tropical environment, Malaysia . Oriental Journal of Chemistry , 30 (2). pp.607-613.
2012
Studies on water quality and pathogenic bacteria in coastal water Langkawi, Malaysia. Journal of Environmental Biology , 33 (4). pp.831-835.
2010
Coral reef sea cucumbers in Malaysia. SPC Beche-de-mer Information Bulletin , 30 pp.49.
2009
Studies on physico-chemical characteristics and sediment environment along the coastal waters Pulau Tuba, Langkawi Malaysia. Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management (AEHMS) , 12 (4). pp.350-357.
2009
Coral reef sea cucumbers in Malaysia. Malaysian Journal of Science , 28 (2). pp.171-186.

Book Section

2011
Microbial bioremediation and sustainable development . In: Biotechnologies towards sustainable development in Malaysia . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.64-73. ISBN 9789674182007.
2011
Analysis of xylene degradation by bacteria isolated from petroleum contaminated sites . In: Biotechnologies towards sustainable development in Malaysia . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.203-207. ISBN 9789674182007.
2011
Genetic manipulation for better bioremediation processes . In: Biotechnologies towards sustainable development in Malaysia . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.50-63. ISBN 9789674182007.
2009
Studies of Physio-chemical characteristics and sediment environment along the coastal waters Pulau Tuba, Langkawi. In: Proceedings of the Seminar on Research Findings 2008 . IIUM Press , Kuala Lumpur , pp.463-473. ISBN 9789833855780.
2006
Biodiversity and marine biotechnology: a new era for the development of biotechnology industry. In: Management and status of resources in protected areas of Peninsular Malaysia, series 1 . Department of Wildlife and National Parks Peninsular Malaysia , Kuala Lumpur , pp.67-74. ISBN 9834301006.

Conference or Workshop Item

2010
Human pathogenic bacteria in sea fish - siakap (SEA PERCH, lates calcarifer) and ikan merah (RED SNAPPER, Lutjanus sanguineus. In: IIUM Research, Innovation & Invention Exhibition (IRIIE 2010) , Kuala Lumpur
2008
Ossicle shapes and mitochondrial DNA profiles of holothuria and stichopus species. In: 19th Intervarsity Biochemistry Seminar , Centre for Extension Education (CEE), PB Block, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) Petaling Jaya Campus, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
2008
Phylogenetics of sea cucumbers in Malaysia based on Mitochondrial DNA. In: 19th Intervarsity Biochemistry Seminar , Centre for Extension Education (CEE), PB Block, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) Petaling Jaya Campus, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
2008
Microbial population in the Coelomic fluids of local sea cucumbers and their antimicrobial-resistance capabilities. In: 19th Intervarsity Biochemistry Seminar , Centre for Extension Education (CEE), PB Block, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) Petaling Jaya Campus, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
2006
Genetic Variation among Sea Cucumbers (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) in Malaysia as inferred from 16S Mitochondrial rRNA Gene. In: 9th A-IMBN Conference & 16th MSMBB Scientific Meeting , The Legend Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia