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MY RESEARCH INTEREST

Solid acid and base heterogeneous catalysis, Reaction engineering, Environmental Engineering, Waste Management

Research Grants
  1. Design and Synthesis of Au-­Promoted Mesoporous Ceria Catalyst for Carbon Dioxide Methanation, 01/07/2017-31/06/2018,
    RUG – Leader
  2. Iron-promoted mesostructured silica nanoparticles for CO2 hydrogenation, 01/02/2016 – 31/01/2017,
    New Academic Staff  – Leader
  3. Sistem Kompos bokashi untuk rawatan sisa organik domestik di kawasan perbandaran, 15/07/2016-14/04/2017, IISJ- Member
  4. Study of Thermo-chemical properties of municipal solid waste in Malaysia, 1/08/2016-31/07/2018, FRGS – Member
  5. Optimization of the formulation of fruiting substrates using oil palm biomass wastes in the cultivation of pleurotus ostreatus, 1/08/2016 – 31/07/2018, FRGS – Member
  6. Physical Activation of Carbon Gels for Column Adsorption, 1/12/2016 – 30/11/2018, Flagship – Member
Publications
  1. M. A. A. Aziz, A. A. Jalil, S. Triwahyono, Characterization of iron-doped mesoporous silica nanoparticles for CO2 methanation”, Malaysian Journal of Catalysis 3, (2018) 43-47.
  2. M. A. A. Aziz, K. Puad, S. Triwahyono, A. A. Jalil, M. S. Khayoon, A. E. Atabani, Z. Ramli, Z.A. Majid, D. Prasetyoko, D. Hartanto, “Transesterification of croton megalocarpus oil to biodiesel over WO3 supported on silica mesoporous-macroparticles catalyst“, Chemical Engineering Journal 270 (2017) 882-892.  (Q1, IF: 5.310)
  3. M. A. A. Aziz, S. Triwahyono, A. A. Jalil, H. A. A. Rapai, A. E. Atabani, Transesterification of moringa oleifera oil to biodiesel using potassium fluoride loaded eggshell as catalyst, Malaysian Journal of Catalysis 1 (2016) 22-26
  4. S.M. Sidik, S. Triwahyono, A.A. Jalil, M.A.A. Aziz, N.A.A. Fatah, L.P. Teh, “Tailoring the properties of electrolyzed Ni/mesostructured silica nanoparticles (MSN) via different Ni-loading methods for CO2 reforming of CH4“, Accepted in Journal of CO2 Utilization (2016) (Q1, IF: 3.09)
  5. M. A. A. Aziz, A. A. Jalil, S. Triwahyono, A. Ahmad,”CO2 methanation over heterogeneous catalysts: recent progress and future prospects“, Green Chemistry 17 (2015) 2647-2663. (Q1, IF: 8.02)
  6. L. P. Teh, S. Triwahyono, A. A. Jalil, R. R. Mukti, M. A. A. Aziz, T. Shishido, “Mesoporous ZSM5 having both intrinsic acidic and basic sites for cracking and methanation “, Chemical Engineering Journal 270 (2015) 196-204. (Q1, IF: 4.321)
  7. M. A. A. Aziz, A. A. Jalil, S. Triwahyono, M. W. A. Saad, ” CO2 methanation over Ni-promoted mesostructured silica nanoparticles: Influence of Ni loading and water vapor on activity and response surface methodology studies“, Chemical Engineering Journal 260 (2015) 757-764. (Q1, IF: 4.321)
  8. A. A. Jalil, S. Triwahyono, N. Sapawe, I. H. Ahmed, M. A. A. AzizLow temperature stabilization of electrosynthesized tetragonal zirconia and its photoactivity toward methylene blue decolorization, Desalination and Water Treatment (2015). DOI: 10.1080/19443994.2014.960456 (Q3, IF: 1.173)
  9. M. A. A. Aziz, A. A. Jalil, S. Triwahyono, S. M. Sidik, ” Methanation of carbon dioxide on metal-promoted mesostructutured silica“, Applied Catalysis A : General 486 (2014) 115-122. (Q1, IF: 3.942)
  10. M. A. A. Aziz, A. A. Jalil, S. Triwahyono, R.R. Mukti, Taufiq-Yap Yun Hin, M. R. Sazegar, “Highly active Ni promoted mesostructured silica nanoparticles for CO2 methanation“, Applied Catalysis B : Environmental 147 (2014) 359-368. (Q1, IF: 7.435)
  11. M. R. Sazegar, A. A. Jalil, S. Triwahyono, R. R. Mukti, M. Aziz, M. A. A. Aziz, H.D. Setiabudi, N.H.N. Kamarudin, Protonation of Al-grafted Mesostructured Silica Nanoparticles (MSN): Acidity and Catalytic Activity for Cumene Hydrocracking, Chemical Engineering Journal 240 (2014) 352-361. (Q1, IF: 4.321)
  12. M. A. A. Aziz, A.A. Jalil and S. Triwahyono, Promotive Effect of Hydrogen in n-Hexane Isomerization over Ni/PtHY Catalyst, Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences 9(4) (2013) 225-230.
  13. M. A. A. Aziz, N. H. N. Kamarudin, H. D. Setiabudi, H. Hamdan, A. A. Jalil, S. Triwahyono, “Negative effect of Ni on PtHY in n-pentane isomerization evidenced by IR and ESR studies“, Journal of Natural Gas Chemistry 21 (2012) 29-36.
  14. Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Rino R Mukti, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Herma Dina Setiabudi, Mohd Nazlan Mohd Muhid, Halimaton Hamdan, “Interaction of Zn2+ with extraframework aluminum in HBEA zeolite and its role in enhancing n-pentane isomerization“, Applied Catalysis A: General 431 (2012) 104-112. (Q1, IF: 3.674)
  15. Herma Dina Setiabudi, Sugeng Triwahyono, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, “Effect of iridium on HZSM-5 for isomerization of n-pentane”, Journal of Natural Gas Chemistry 20 (2011) 477-482. (IF: 1.405)
  16. Sugeng Triwahyono, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Rino R. Mukti, Malik Musthofa, N. Aini M. Razali, M. Arif A. Aziz, “Hydrogen spillover behavior of Zn/HZSM-5 showing catalytically active protonic acid sites in the isomerization of n-pentane“, Applied Catalysis A: General 407 (2011) 91-99. (Q1, IF: 3.942)
  17. Aishah A. Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, S. Hazirah Adam, N. Diana Rahim, M. Arif A. Aziz, N. Hanis H. Hairom, N. Aini M. Razali, Mahani A.Z. Abidin, M. Khairul A. Mohamadiah,”Adsorption of methyl orange from aqueous solution onto calcined Lapindo volcanic mud”, Journal of Hazardous Materials 181 (2010) 755-762. (Q1, IF: 4.529)
Proceeding/International Conferences
  1. Zaki Yamani Zakaria, Aziatul Niza Sadikin, Mimi Haryani Hassim, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Azizul Azri Mustaffa, Norhayani Othman, Siti Hajjar Che Man, Nur Fazirah Jumari and Khairiyah Mohd-Yusof, “Metacognitive Development Through An Introductory To Engineering Course Using Cooperative Problem Based Learning (CPBL)”, 4th International Innovate Practices in Higher Education Expo (I-PHEX), November 2017
  2. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, “Mechanistic investigation of CO2 methanation on metal promoted mesostructured silica nanoparticles through in situ FTIR Spectroscopy”, International conference on Catalysis (ICAT) 2016, Grand Blue Wave Hotel, Johor Bahru, 20-21 September 2016.
  3. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Rino R. Mukti, “Basic surface sites of various Ni-supported catalysts for methanation of CO2”, 27th Regional Symposium of Malaysia Analytical Sciences, SKAM 27, KSL Resort, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, 9-10 December 2014.
  4. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Rino R. Mukti, “Iron-promoted mesostructured silica nanoparticles for CO2 hydrogenation”, 27th Regional Symposium of Malaysia Analytical Sciences, SKAM 27, KSL Resort, Johor Bahru, Malaysia, 9-10 December 2014.
  5. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Rino R. Mukti, “Application of mesostructured silica nanoparticles for CO2 reduction”, Conference on Emerging Energy & Process Technology, CONCEPT 2014, PNB Ilham Resort, Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia, 17-18December 2014.
  6. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Taufiq-Yap Yun Hin, Siti Munirah Sidik, ” Bifunctional Ni-promoted mesostructured silica nanoparticles for the hydrogenation of CO2 to methane”, The Conference on Emerging Energy & Process Technology, CONCEPT 2013, Damai Desaru Resort, Johor, 9-10 December 2013.
  7. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Taufiq-Yap Yun Hin, Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, ” CO2 Methanation on Ni-based Mesostructured Silica Nanoparticles”, 3rd ITB Catalysis Symposium, Institute Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia, 2-4 September 2013.
  8. Sugeng Triwahyono, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Nurun Najwa Ruslan, Herma Dina Setiabudi, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Sharifah Najiha Timmiati, Ainul Hakimah Karim, Nurhidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, “Evaluation of linear alkane hydroisomerization of C5–C7 over MoO3–ZrO2 and Pt/MoO3–ZrO2 catalysts”, 3rd ITB Catalysis Symposium, Institute Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia, 2-4 September 2013.
  9. Aishah Abdul Jalil, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Sugeng Triwahyono, “The Effect of Ni on HY zeolite and its application for Cumene Cracking”, 8th Indonesian Zeolite Seminar, Institute Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia, 20 July 2012.
  10. Aishah Abdul Jalil, Muhammad ArifAb Aziz, Sugeng Triwahyono, “The Promotive Effect of Hydrogen in n-Hexane Isomerization over Ni/PtHY Catalyst”, The 2nd ITB Catalysis Symposium, Institute Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia, 20 July 2012.
  11. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul, Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Taufiq-Yap Yun Hin, Herma Dina Setiabudi, Siti Munirah Sidik, “Methanation of CO2 over Ni loaded on Mesostructured Silica Nanoparticle”, The Conference on Emerging Energy & Process Technology, CONCEPT 2012, Lotus Desaru Resort, Johor, 5 December 2012.
  12. Herma Dina Setiabudi, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, “IR study of acid sites on Pt-HZSM5 and Ir/Pt-HZSM5”, Conference on Emerging Energy & Process Technology, CONCEPT 2012, Lotus Desaru, Johor, 5 December 2012.Curriculum vitae February 2015
  13. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul, Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Taufiq-Yap Yun Hin, Herma Dina, Setiabudi, Ainul Hakimah Karim, Siti Munirah Sidik, “New Modified Mesostructured Silica Nanoparticles Catalyst for CO2 methanation”, The 5th International Conference on Postgraduate Education, ICPE-5 2012Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 18-19 December 2012.
  14. Muhammad Arif bin Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, S. Triwahyono, Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Siti Hazirah Adam, Mahani, “The Effect of Ni on n-Pentane Isomerization over HY”, National Conference on Advanced Manufacturing & Material Engineering 2010 (NAMME 2010), Batu Pahat, Malaysia, May 2010.
  15. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, S. Triwahyono, Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Mahani, and Siti Hazirah Adam, “ The Effect of Metals on n-Pentane Isomerization over HY Zeolite”, Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2010 (RAFSS 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 2010.
  16. Aishah Abdul Jalil, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, S. Triwahyono, Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Mahani, and Siti Hazirah Adam, “ Study the Effect of Microporous and Mesoporous Material in n-Pentane Isomerisation”, Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2010 (RAFSS 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 2010.
  17. Nur Hidayatul Nazirah binti Kamarudin, Aishah Abdul Jalil, S.Triwahyono, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Mahani, and Siti Hazirah Adam, “Effect of Nano-Zn on n-Pentane Isomerization over HB” National Conference on Advanced Manufacturing & Material Engineering 2010 (NAMME 2010), Batu Pahat, Malaysia, May 2010
  18. Aishah Abdul Jalil, Nur Hidayatul NazirahKamarudin, S. Triwahyono, Mohamad Khairul Amin Mohamadiah, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Mahani, and Siti Hazirah Adam,”The Effect ofUltrasound on the Preparation on Pt/Zn-HZSM5 for Isomerization of n-Pentane” Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2010 (RAFSS 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Jun 2010
  19. Nur Hidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin AishahAbdul Jalil, S. Triwahyono, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Mahani, andSiti Hazirah Adam,”Effect of Pt and Nano-Zn on n-Pentane Isomerization over HZSM5 zeolite” Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2010 (RAFSS 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Jun 2010
  20. Mahani, Aishah AbdJalil, S. Triwahyono, Siti Hazirah Adam, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz,Nurhidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Biosorption of Palladium(II) From Aqueous solution by Durio Zibethinus husk, National Conference on Advanced Manufacturing & Material Engineering 2010 (NAMME 2010), Batu Pahat, Malaysia, May 2010.
  21. Aishah Abd Jalil, Mahani, S. Triwahyono, Siti Hazirah Adam, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Nurhidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, Adsorption Of Methylene Blue Fromaqueous Solution by Durio Zibethinus husk, Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2010 (RAFSS 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 2010.
  22. Siti Hazirah Adam, Aishah Abdul Jalil, S. Triwahyono, Mahani, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz and Nurhidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, “Removal of Reactive blue 221from Aqueous Solution by Durian Ziberthinus husk”, National Conference on Advanced Manufacturing & Material Engineering 2010 (NAMME 2010), Batu Pahat, Malaysia, May 2010.
  23. Aishah Abdul Jalil, S. Triwahyono, Siti Hazirah Adam, Mahani, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz and Nurhidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, “Removal of Malachite Green from Aqueous Solution by Durio Zibethinus husk” , Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2010 (RAFSS 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 2010.
  24. Siti Hazirah Adam, Aishah Abdul Jalil, S. Triwahyono, Mazreen Ismail, Nor Hazwani Abd. Ghapar, Mahani, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz and Nurhidayatul Nazirah Kamarudin, “Adsorption of Methylene Blue from Aqueous Solution by Imperata Cylindrica”, Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2010 (RAFSS 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 2010.
  25. Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Nur Hanis Hayati Hairom, Nurul Aini Mohamed Razali and Siti Hazirah Adam, “Removal of Methyl Orange from Aqueous Solution by Natural Clay”, Second International Conference and Workshops on Basic and Applied Sciences & Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2009 (ICORAFSS 2009), Johor bharu, Malaysia, June 2009.
  26. Nur Hanis Hayati Hairom, Shahfiana Shaharifin, Aishah Abdul Jalil, Sugeng Triwahyono, Muhammad Arif Ab Aziz and Nurul Aini Mohamed Razali. “Biosorption of Tartrazine from Aqueous Solution using Palm Kernel Expeller (PKE)”, Second International Conference and Workshops on Basic and Applied Sciences & Regional Annual Fundamental Science Symposium 2009 (ICORAFSS 2009), Johor bharu, Malaysia, June 2009.
Undergraduate projects

1. Effect of Nickel Loading on Ceria Catalysts for CO2 Hydrogenation, Saarwindren A/L S Kannan, 2016.
2. Effect of Different Supports of Nickel-based catalysts for CO2 Hydrogenation, Salman Chong bin Ismail, 2016.
3. Effect of Surfactant/Ceria Nolar Ratios on the Formation of Mesoporous Ceria Nanoparticles and its Application in CO2 Capture, Haziq Fikri bin Zaini, 2017.
4. Effect of Preparation Methods on the Synthesis of Mesoporous Ceria Nanoparticles for CO2 Capture Application, Ainol Asri bin Imran, 2017.

 

 

Reviewers

Journal Reviewer

  • Catalysis Today. (1x)
  • Chemistry – An Asian Journal. (1x)
  • Asian Journal of Organic Chemistry (1x)
  • Malaysian Journal of Catalysis. (2x)
  • Malaysian Journal of Fundamental and Applied Sciences. (1x)
  • PERINTIS E-journal. (1x)

 

Conference Reviewer

  • 4th International Conference of Chemical Engineering and Industrial Biotechnology (ICCEIB 2018). (2x)
  • The World Engineering EducationForum (WEEF 2017). (2x)
  • 9th Regional Conference on Chemical Engineering (RCChe 2016). (6x)