Staff Directory


Nurul Farahain Binti Mohammad

Academic Qualification

  • DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (MATHEMATICS) - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)
  • - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Nurul Farahain Binti Mohammad (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF SCIENCE


farahain@iium.edu.my
5080


Expert Profile


Nurul Farahain Mohammad obtained her BSc and PhD degrees from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in Mathematics. She had joined the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) as an Academic Trainee in 2012. Upon completion of her PhD, she has continued to serve IIUM as an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computational and Theoretical Sciences.
She has been actively engaged in research especially in the field of Applied Mathematics. As a result, she authored and co-authored 15 articles in journals, 8 articles in conference proceedings and 2 book chapters. She also presented her works at 10 conferences. Her published works received 54 citations with h-index 5. Apart from that, she also received several awards at research exhibitions. Among them are Best Award and Gold Medal at Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) 2014, Bronze Medal at Innovation and Technology Expo (INATEX) 2013, and Bronze Medal at CITREx 2016.
Currently she is leading a research project under Research Acculturation Grant Scheme (RAGS) funded by the Ministry of Higher Education and co-researching a project under Research Initiative Grant (RIG) funded by IIUM. She is also enjoy teaching Calculus for Biotechnology, Mathematical Methods, Advanced Mathematical Methods and Computational Mathematics.


Area of Specialisation


  • Natural Science ~ Mathematical Sciences ~ Mathematics and Statistics for Science and Engineering ~ Fluid Mechanics - Boundary layer flow, MHD effect, micropolar fluid
  • Natural Science ~ Mathematical Sciences ~ Applied Mathematics ~ Ordinary Differential and Partial Differential Equations


Professional Membership


  • 2012: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Life Member), Persatuan Sains Matematik Malaysia (PERSAMA)
  • 2016 - 2020: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Outreach member), Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)


Teaching Responsibilities


ADVANCED MATHEMATICAL METHODS 2019/2020 2016/2017 2015/2016 2020/2021 2018/2019 2017/2018 2021/2022
CALCULUS FOR BIOLOGY 2021/2022 2020/2021
CALCULUS FOR BIOTECHNOLOGY 2016/2017
COMPUTATIONAL MATHEMATICS 2017/2018 2018/2019 2019/2020 2016/2017
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2020/2021
INDUSTRIAL TRAINING 2017/2018 2016/2017
MATHEMATICAL METHODS 2018/2019 2017/2018 2015/2016 2020/2021 2016/2017 2019/2020
NUMERICAL ANALYSIS 2019/2020


Research Projects


Completed
2017 - 2020 Field measurements and numerical approach of rip current hazards at the selected recreational beaches along Pahang coastline
2015 - 2018 Mathematical Modelling of Magnetohydrodynamics on Unsteady Boundary Layer Flow over Bluff Body in a Micropolar Fluid
On-Going
2020 - Present Impact of sea level rise due to storm surge influence through coastal morphodynamics
2019 - Present Automated Solution Technique for Computational Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer of Nanofluid with Real Experiment Validation
2018 - Present Heat transfer enhancement in convective flow of micropolar nanofluids with single and multiple wall Carbon Nanotubes.
2016 - Present Humanoid Robotic Arm Control using Robust Neural Network Approach
- Towards a sustainable economic growth: A case of a correlation network of Malaysian market using Triangulated maximally filtered graph (TMFG)
- Perlis Islamic e-Cemetery (PIe): The Digital Transformation of Cemetery Management in Perlis


Award & Recognition


29 Jul, 2021 Hadiah Utama Kategori Rencana Popular - Persatuan Sains Matematik Malaysia National
09 Jul, 2020 Top 30 Contributors to IIUM's Research Performance - International Islamic University Malaysia University
24 Jul, 2019 Highest Number of Publications Award (Indexed Journal Articles) Kulliyyah Level - International Islamic University Malaysia University
24 Jul, 2019 Promising Researcher Award - International Islamic University Malaysia University
29 Nov, 2018 Hadiah Sanjungan Kategori Makalah Ilmiah - Persatuan Sains Matematik Malaysia National


Publications


Article

2020 Application of fractional derivative without singular and local kernel to enhanced heat transfer in CNTs nanofluid over an inclined plate. Symmetry, 12 (5) pp.
2020 Convective transport of fluid–solid interaction: A study between non-newtonian Casson model with dust particles. Crystals, 10 (9) pp.
2020 MHD mixed convective flow of power-law nanofluid in a lid-driven cavity with heat generation and chemical reaction effects: Buongiorno's model. Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, 16 (5) pp. 576-584
2020 Mixed convection of micropolar fluid on a permeable stretching surface of another quiescent fluid. Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, 16 (4) pp. 487-492
2020 Optimization of supercritical fluid extraction of asiaticoside from Centella Asiatica using Central Composite Design (CCD). Separation Science and Technology, () pp.
2020 Optimization of supercritical fluid extraction of asiaticoside from Centella asiatica using Central Composite Design (CCD). Separation Science and Technology, 56 (16) pp. 2766-2774
2020 Perang melawan COVID-19 menggunakan matematik: Model SIR. Majalah Sains, () pp.
2019 Effect of constant heat flux on forced convective micropolar fluid flow over a surface of another quiescent fluid. Universal Journal of Mechanical Engineering, 7 (4) pp. 198-205
2019 Forced convective of micropolar fluid on a stretching surface of another quiescent fluid. MATEMATIKA, 35 (3) pp. 397-413
2019 Unsteady MHD free convective flow past a vertical plate: An automated solution approach. Annals of Mathematical Modeling, 1 (2) pp. 81-88
2018 Influence of viscous dissipation on the flow and heat transfer of a Jeffrey fluid towards horizontal circular cylinder with free convection: A numerical study. Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, 14 (1 (January-March)) pp. 40-47
2018 Mathematical model of mixed convection boundary layer flow over a horizontal circular cylinder filled in a Jeffrey fluid with viscous dissipation effect = Model matematik bagi aliran lapisan sempadan olakan campuran melalui silinder bulat mengufuk diisi dalam bendalir jeffrey dengan kesan pelesapan likat. Sains Malaysiana, 47 (7) pp. 1607-1615
2018 On dissipative MHD mixed convection boundary layer flow of Jeffrey fluid over an inclined stretching sheet with nanoparticles: Buongiorno model. Thermal Science, 2018 () pp. 1-16
2018 Science@iium. science@iium, () pp. 1-40
2018 science@iium. science@iium, (December 2018) pp. 1-40
2017 Aligned magnetic field on dusty casson fluid over a stretching sheet with newtonian heating. Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, 13 (3) pp. 244-247
2017 Impact of nonlinear thermal radiation on stagnation-point flow of a Carreau nanofluid past a nonlinear stretching sheet with binary chemical reaction and activation energy. Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C: Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, () pp.
2017 Influence of radiation and viscous dissipation on magnetohydrodynamic Jeffrey fluid over a stretching sheet with convective boundary conditions. Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, 13 (3 (July - September)) pp. 279-284
2017 MHD Jeffrey nanofluid past a stretching sheet with viscous dissipation effect. Journal of Physics: IOP Conference Series, 890 () pp. 012002-1
2017 Numerical solution on mixed convection boundary layer flow past a horizontal circular cylinder in a Jeffrey fluid with constant heat flux. AIP Conference Proceedings, 1870 () pp. 040034-1
2017 Separation time analysis of transient magnetohydrodynamic mixed convection flow of nanofluid at lower stagnation point past a sphere. Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences, 13 (3) pp. 151-154
2016 Influence of slip velocity on convective boundary layer flow of Jeffrey fluid under convective boundary conditions. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 11 (18) pp. 10950-10953
2014 Separation times analysis of unsteady magnetohydrodynamics mixed convective flow past a Sphere. AIP Conference Proceedings , 1605 () pp. 349-354
2013 Unsteady MHD mixed convection stagnation-point flow in a micropolar fluid on a vertical surface in a porous medium with soret and dufour effects. Heat Transfer Research , 44 (7) pp. 603-620
Conference or Workshop Item

2020 Effects of co-solvent, temperature and pressure on asiaticoside content in supercritical fluid extraction of Centella Asiatica. In: 3rd International Conference on Chemistry, Chemical Process and Engineering,
2019 Unsteady boundary layer flow of sphere filled with nanofluid in the present of magnetic fields. In: 6th International Conference on Solid State Science and Technology (ICSSST2017),
2018 Aligned magnetic field flow of Williamson fluid over a stretching sheet with convective boundary condition. In: 2nd International Conference on Material Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing Technology, MEAMT 2018,
2018 Boundary layer flow over a moving plate in MHD Jeffrey nanofluid: A revised model. In: 2nd International Conference on Material Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing Technology, MEAMT 2018,
2018 MHD forced convective flow past a vertical plate: an automated solution approach. In: 25th National Symposium on Mathematical Sciences (SKSM25),
2017 Aligned magnetic field of two-phase mixed convection flow in dusty Casson fluid over a stretching sheet with Newtonian heating. In: 1st International Conference on Applied and Industrial Mathematics and Statistics 2017 (ICoAIMS 2017),
2017 Boundary layer flow of dusty fluid on a stretching sheet of another quiescent fluid. In: 37th International Conference on Quantum Probability and Related Topic (QP37),
2017 Influence of aligned MHD on convective boundary layer flow of viscoelastic fluid. In: The 3rd ISM International Statistical Conference 2016 (ISM-III): Bringing Professionalism and Prestige in Statistics,
2017 MHD free convective flow past a vertical plate. In: 1st International Conference on Applied & Industrial Mathematics and Statistics 2017 (ICoAIMS 2017),
2017 Mixed convection boundary layer flow over a horizontal circular cylinder in a Jeffrey fluid. In: The 3rd ISM International Statistical Conference 2016 (ISM-III): Bringing Professionalism and Prestige in Statistics,
2017 The aligned magnetic field of a dusty fluid Flow over a stretching sheet. In: 24th National Symposium On Mathematical Sciences: Mathematical Sciences Exploration for the Universal Preservation,
2017 The aligned magnetic field with convective boundary conditions over a stretching sheet in a viscous fluid. In: 3rd ISM International Statistical Conference 2016: Bringing Professionalism and Prestige in Statistics, ISM 2016,
2017 Unsteady boundary layer flow over a sphere in a porous medium. In: 24th National Symposium on Mathematical Sciences (SKSM24),
Book Section

2018 On velocity and heat transfer of MHD forced convective boundary layer flow over a sphere. In: Penerbit UTM Press, ISBN: 978-983-52-1571-1, pp. 47-70