Professor Ir. Dr. Nor Aishah Saidina Amin
Professor of Reaction Engineering
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Professor Ir Dr Nor Aishah Saidina Amin graduated with a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology in 1996. In 2017, she received the Malaysia research Star Award for her research on global warming in the national research category. She is a recipient of the 2013 Top Research Scientist Malaysia (TRSM). She is also a consultant, professional engineer, DOE subject specialist, and Fellow of IChemE. She has published more than 140 papers in ISI/Scopus indexed papers. One of her review papers on biodiesel appeared as the Most Highly Cited paper in Applied Energy for 2012-2013 and 2015. She is Head of the Chemical Reaction Engineering Group (CREG) at UTM. Her field of expertise is in catalytic reaction engineering, biomass conversion, CO2 utilization, biofuels and modeling.