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Tasnim Firdaus Bt. Mohamed Ariff

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Doctor of Philosophy, University of Waikato
  • Master of Engineering - Masters Degree, Universiti Malaya (UM)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Manufacturing) - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia

Tasnim Firdaus Bt. Mohamed Ariff (Assoc. Prof. Dr.)

Associate Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus


Area of Specialisation

  • Engineering Tech ~ Engineering And Technology ~ Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering ~ Machining/Rapid Prototyping and Tooling (Including Standard Supporting Technologies of Precision Machining and Micro Machining) - Eco-friendly Machining Processes, dry machining
  • Engineering Tech ~ Engineering And Technology ~ Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering ~ Other Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering n.e.c. - Lean manufacturing
  • Medical And Health ~ Medical And Health Sciences ~ Phamaceutical Industry ~ Synthesis Technology - Synthesis of materials using microwave technology

Professional Membership

  • 2011: Member of Profesional Body / Association, Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)
  • 2014: Member of Profesional Body / Association, Institute of Engineers Malaysia (IEM)

Teaching Responsibilities

Advanced Manufacturing Processes 2023/2024

Research Projects

2014 - 2018 Fundamental Mechanism and Activation of Nanoadd Zirconia Toughened Alumina (ZTA) Cutting Insert via the Addition of Carbon Nanotube (CNT) for Machining Super Alloy Inconel 718
2014 - 2017 Machinability Analysis and Development of Analytical Model for Ductile Mode High Speed Machining of Brittle Materials
2014 - 2019 Enhancing Tool Life with the Development of Silicon Nitride based Inserts for High Speed Machining of Inconel 718 using Hybrid Microwave Sintering
2014 - 2017 Investigation of Polarization in Membrane Distillation (MD)Process and its Energy Efficient Solution for Freshwater Production in Malaysian Households.
2014 - 2017 Enhanced Freshwater Production from Waste / Brackish / Saline Water in Remote Arid Areas Using Specially Designed Coolant Plates
2014 - 2019 Noble Approach to Control Vibration using Minimum Quantity Lubrication (MQL) in Micro Milling
2014 - 2017 Damage Identification of Imperfect Adhesively Bonded Structural Joint using Modal Analysis
2012 - 2014 Wear Analysis of Post Sintered Silicon Nitride (SIN ) and Aluminium Oxide Cutting Tools using Microwave Energy
2011 - 2013 Influence of The Cutting Tool Properties on Intensity of Tool Wear and Optimum Cutting Speed Using Dry Machining
2011 - 2012 Study on the Effect of Eco-friendly Machining using ethanol as cutting fluid on tool wear
2010 - 2011 Study of TiC Cutting Tool Produced by Microwave Synthesis