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Zakuan Azizi Bin Shamsul Harumain

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biology - Doctor of Philosophy, University of York
  • Master of Science - Masters Degree, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Bachelor of Biotechnology - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia

Zakuan Azizi Bin Shamsul Harumain (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Kuantan Campus

KULLIYYAH OF SCIENCE


zak@iium.edu.my
2622


Expert Profile


An academician and a research scientist at IIUM, passionate in monetizing innovation and technology to create a better environment.


Area of Specialisation


  • Biotechnology ~ Biotechnology ~ Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology ~ Bioremediation - Bioremediation
  • Biotechnology ~ Biotechnology ~ Plant Biotechnology ~ Other Plant Biotechnology n.e.c. - Phytomining
  • Engineering Tech ~ Applied Sciences And Technologies ~ Nanotechnology ~ Nano Materials - Nanoremediation


Professional Membership


  • Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Bronze Medallion), Malaysian Life Saving Society
  • 2020 - 2053: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Persatuan Saintis Muslim Malaysia
  • 2020 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), International Phytotechnology Society
  • 2020 - 2021: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Professional Technologist), Malaysian Board of Technologist


Teaching Responsibilities


APPLIED MOLECULAR GENETICS 2019/2020 2018/2019
BIODIVERSITY 2019/2020 2018/2019
BIODIVERSITY & CONSERVATION 2020/2021 2019/2020
BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION 2022/2023 2021/2022
BIONANOTECHNOLOGY 2022/2023 2021/2022
BIOREMEDIATION 2022/2023 2021/2022 2020/2021 2019/2020 2017/2018
ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS AND POLICIES 2022/2023 2021/2022 2019/2020 2017/2018
ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING 2022/2023 2021/2022 2020/2021
ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY/ POLLUTION 2017/2018
FINAL YEAR PROJECT 2020/2021
FINAL YEAR PROJECT II 2020/2021
NATURAL RESOURCE MANAGEMENT IN BIOTECHNOLOGY 2020/2021
PLANT MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 2017/2018
PROJECT SEMINAR 2017/2018
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY 2019/2020 2018/2019
USRAH IN ACTION 1 2021/2022
USRAH IN ACTION 2 2022/2023


Research Projects


Completed
2020 - 2022 The Effectiveness of EM Mudball in Remediating Balok River
2019 - 2022 KAJIAN PENSAMPELAN DAN KAEDAH ANALISIS UNTUK NANOPARTIKEL
2017 - 2021 Phytomining of gold from mine wastes by Jatropha Curcas
On-Going
2022 - Present Phytomining of Lithium Ion Batteries Active Materials using Local Plant Species
2022 - Present Sci-ON
2019 - Present Investigation of Phytomining of gold by Phyllanthus rufuschaneyii


Award & Recognition


01 Nov, 2021 Silver Medal - Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) National
16 Sep, 2021 Silver Medal - International Malaysia Indonesia Thailand Symposium on Innovation and Creativity International


Publications


Article

2022 Development of agro-based nanofilters to capture suspended titanium in air. Journal of Sustainability Science and Management, 17 (12) pp. 24-39
2021 Phytoremediation of Arsenic in Mine Wastes by Acacia mangium. Remediation, 2021 () pp. 1-11
2021 The potential of agro based nanomaterials for nanofilters to capture suspended titanium nanoparticles in the air. Journal of Occupational of Safety and Health, 18 (2) pp. 57-68
2019 Indeed money (gold) grows on trees. The Petri Dish, () pp.
2019 Phytoremediation of Arsenic from Mine Waste by Jatropha Curcas. International Journal of Allied Health Sciences, 3 (3) pp. 828-828
2017 Toward financially viable phytoextraction and production of plant- based palladium catalysts. Environmental Science & Technology, 51 () pp. 2992-3000
Conference or Workshop Item

2022 The potential of silica from rice husk ash on removal of sulphide in wastewater. In: International Conference on Bioengineering and Technology (IConBET2021),
2021 The potential of silica from rice husk ash on removal of sulphide in wastewater. In: International Conference on Bioengineering and Technology,
2019 LIGHT: Leadership for social impact. In: 2nd South East Asian Social Innovation Network conference,
2018 Malaysia’s graphene commercialization progress National Graphene Action Plan 2020. In: Recent Progress in Graphene & 2D Materials Research 2018,
2018 R&D to commercialization – nanotechnology. In: SIRIM-WAITRO International Conference 2018,
2015 Towards developing methods to increase uptake of palladium by plants for revegetation and remediation of mine wastes. In: 12th International Phytotechnologies Conference 2015,
Monograph

2021 Kajian pensampelan dan kaedah analisis untuk nanopartikel. In: ,