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Nor Aiman Bin Sukindar

Academic Qualification

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Manufacturing Systems Engineering - Doctor of Philosophy, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Master of Process Safety and Loss Prevention - Masters Degree, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Manufacturing)(Honours) - Bachelor Degree, International Islamic University Malaysia

Nor Aiman Bin Sukindar (Dr.)

Assistant Professor
IIUM Gombak Campus


Expert Profile

Extensive experience working with Politeknik Kuching Sarawak for over seven years in teaching and supervising the student projects. Doing a lot of research pertaining the additive manufacturing technologies and safety engineering. Possesses certified Autodesk Inventor Professional. Involved in workshop training for operating machines such as lathe, milling and grinding machine. Acquired design skill using CAD software, software simulation and involved in several projects and collaborations with industrial companies. Handling many programs related to industries.

Dr. Nor Aiman Sukindar

Assistant Professor

Department of Manufacturing & Materials Engineering

Kulliyyah of  Engineering

International Islamic University Malaysia


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) - Additive Manufacturing, 3D Printing Technology

Professional Membership

  • 2015: Member of Profesional Body / Association: (Member), Board of Engineers Malaysia

Teaching Responsibilities

ENGINEERING DRAWING 2020/2021 2019/2020
MANUFACTURING PROCESSES 2019/2020 2020/2021 2021/2022
PROJECT I 2019/2020
SEMINAR 2021/2022 2019/2020 2020/2021
WORKSHOP TECHNOLOGY 2020/2021 2021/2022 2019/2020

Research Projects

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2021 - Present Formulation of a Numerical Model of Insertion and Retention Force in Cantilever Hook Snapfit Joint
2021 - Present The Development of the Medical Assistance Robot, MediBOT
2021 - Present Development of Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) System Extruder for Printing Tin Material
2020 - Present Design and Development of New Food Holder for Food Packaging Using 3D Printing Technology
2020 - Present Characterisation of Mechanical and Structural Properties of 3D Printed Metal Composite via Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM)
2019 - Present Improving the Bees Algorithm for Large Scale Continuous Optimisation Problem
2007 - Present Agile and Sustainable Manufacturing Research Unit (ASMARU)



2021 Flow behaviour assessment of Smokey SAM rocket prototype. CFD Letters, 13 (9) pp. 42-56
2021 Implementation of 3D Printing Technology in the Food Industry. Scientific Review, 7 (4) pp. 50-54
2020 The Effect of Printing Parameters on Scaffold Structure Using Low-cost 3D Printer. TEST Engineering & Management, 82 () pp. 8255 -8263
2020 The effects of printing parameters on the surface quality of metal composite by using fused deposition modeling. Solid State Technology, 63 (5) pp. 866-874
2019 The effect of process parameters in extruding scaffold design using synthetic biomaterials. International Journal of Modern Manufacturing Technologies, XI (3) pp. 35-46
2018 Analysis of mechanical properties of polylactic acid using a new 3D printer nozzle. Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 15 (2) pp. 666-675
2018 Effects of nozzle die angle on extruding polymethylmethacrylate in open-source 3D printing. Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 15 (2) pp. 663-665
2017 Analysis on temperature setting for extruding polylactic acid using open-source 3D printer. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 12 (4) pp. 1348-1353
2017 Analysis on the impact process parameters on tensile strength using 3d printer repetier-host software. ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, 12 (102) pp. 3341-3346
2017 Optimization of the parameters for surface quality of the open-source 3D printing. Journal of Mechanical Engineering, Special Issue 3 (1) pp. 33-43
2016 Analyzing the effect of nozzle diameter in fused deposition modeling for extruding polylactic acid using open source 3D printing. Jurnal Teknologi, 78 (10) pp. 7-15
Conference or Workshop Item

2021 Aerodynamic assessment and development of Smokey SAM Prototype (TRL-6). In: 5th International Conference on Mechanical, Automotive and Aerospace Engineering 2021 (ICMAAE'21),
2021 Performance of low-cost 3D printer in medical application. In: Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference ( Virtual Conference ),
2018 Kajian kesan suhu terhadap proses pengeringan halwa terung asam dengan menggunakan ketuhar perolakan. In: 3rd National Research and Innovation Conference (NRICon2018),
2018 Risk assessment on plan layout for project mechanical workshop in Politeknik Kuching Sarawak. In: 3rd National Research and Innovation Conference (NRICon2018),
2018 Slicer method comparison using open-source 3D printer. In: 2017 International Conference on Power and Energy Engineering,
2016 An analysis on finding the optimum die angle of polylactic acid in fused deposition modelling. In: 2nd International Conference on Advanced Engineering and Technology (ICAET 2015),
2016 Comparison on dimensional accuracy using a newly developed nozzle for open-source 3D printer. In: 6 th edition of the International Conference on Aerospace, Robotics, Manufacturing Systems, Mechanical Engineering, Biomechatornics and Neurorehabilitation,
2016 Evaluation on the process parameters influencing the surface texture using open-source 3D printing. In: International Conference on Advanced Processes and Systems in Manufacturing (APSIM 2016),
2015 Analyzing of fused deposition modeling nozzle for extruding biomaterials. In: Technology and Innovation National Conference ( TECHON ) 2015 : Managing Transformation In Technology and Innovation Globalization,
Book Section

2021 Analysis of printing parameters for tensile test using finite element analysis. In: Springer, ISBN: 978-981-16-0865-0, pp.
2016 Material structure and bonding. In: Politeknik Kuching Sarawak, ISBN: 978-967-0797-36-6, pp. 13-33