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Aimimuliani Binti Adam

Academic Qualification

  • Ph.D in Biology - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Brunei Darussalam
  • Marine Science - Bachelor Degree, Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)

Aimimuliani Binti Adam (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus


Expert Profile

Aimimuliani Adam obtained her BSc (Hon) and MSc from Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) in marine science. She was awarded with Graduate Research Scheme Scholarship from UMS during her master study. Later, she was awarded with Graduate Research Scholarship from Brunei Government and she completed her PhD in Biology at University Brunei Darussalam.
Upon completion of his PhD he returned to Malaysia in September 2015 and took up a lecturer's position at the International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuantan Campus.
Presently Dr Aimimuliani working at the Department of Marine Science, Kulliyyah of Science.

Area of Specialisation

  • Natural Science ~ Bioinformatics ~ Systems Biology ~ Other Systems Biology n.e.c. - Ph.D in Biology

Teaching Responsibilities

BASIC NAVIGATION AND SEAMANSHIP 2019/2020 2017/2018 2018/2019 2016/2017 2020/2021
CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION 2017/2018 2020/2021 2018/2019 2016/2017
COASTAL AND ESTUARIES MANAGEMENT 2018/2019 2016/2017 2020/2021 2017/2018 2019/2020
FINAL YEAR PROJECT (2) 2020/2021
ISLAND ECOSYSTEM AND MANAGEMENT 2020/2021 2017/2018 2019/2020 2018/2019 2021/2022
MARINE BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION 2021/2022 2020/2021 2018/2019 2017/2018
Marine Ecotourism 2017/2018 2020/2021 2019/2020 2018/2019 2021/2022

Research Projects

2016 - 2018 The identification and the effect of nutrients on the occurrence of harmful algal bloom (HAB) species in the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia
2018 - Present Allelopathic effect of a fish killer, Cochlodinium polykrikoides on the growth and toxin production of Pyrodinium bahamense under different growth conditions
2016 - Present "Environmental impacts on harmful algal blooms in east coast of Peninsular Malaysia."
- Stock assessment on Billfish in Pahang coastal waters; Conservation perspective
- Dynamic of rip currents under extreme storm events and its impact to the public safety.



2020 Mitigation of Alexandrium tamiyavanichii using active fractions from ethanol extract of ornamental plant, Sansevieria trifasciata. Science Heritage Journal (GWS), 4 (1) pp. 19-23
2019 Distribution of phytoplankton in Kuantan Port, Malaysia during northeast monsoon season = Taburan fitoplankton di Pelabuhan Kuantan, Malaysia semasa musim monsun timur laut. Malaysian Journal of Analytical Sciences, 23 (6) pp. 1107-1119
2019 Effects of medium and substrate preferences soil extract on growth of coolia (dinophyceae). Journal of Sustainability Science and Management, 14 (2) pp. 71-81
2019 Substrate preferences and effects of medium with soil extract on growth of genus Coolia (Dinophyceae). Journal of Sustainability Science and Management, 14 (2) pp. 71-81
2018 First report of paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) caused by Alexandrium tamiyavanichii in Kuantan Port, Pahang, East Coast of Malaysia. Phycological Research, 66 (1) pp. 1-8
2017 Spatio-temporal variation in phytoplankton communities along a salinity and pH gradient in a tropical estuary (Brunei, Borneo, South East Asia). Tropical Ecology, 58 (2) pp. 251-269
Conference or Workshop Item

2019 Harmful algal blooms: a Malaysian scenario. In: International Conference on Marine and Coastal Engineering and Sciences 2019,
2018 Distribution of phytoplankton in Kuantan port during northeast monsoon season. In: Tropical Oceans and Marine Science Symposium (TOMSY 2018),
2016 Vertical and horizontal distribution of sand-dwelling dinoflagellates from Dinawan Island, Sabah, Malaysia. In: 2nd International Conference on Oceanography and Sustainable Marine Production (ICOSMaP 2016),

2018 Coastal ecology of Pahang water (South China Sea). IIUM Press, ISBN: 978-967-418-704-0