Main Researcher

DR. MOHD TALIB LATIF

Current Position: Professor

Research Topic: Surfactants and humic substances in atmospheric aerosols, ambient and indoor air quality

DR. LIEW JUNENG

Current Position: Associate Prof. at Department of Earth Sciences and Environment

Research Topic: Climate variability, ocean meteorology, extreme weather event, statistical and dynamical modeling

DR. MOHD SHAHRUL MOHD NADZIR

Current Position: Associate Professor, Department of Earth Sciences and Environment

Research Topic: Halocarbon in atmospheric aerosols

DR MURNIRA OTHMAN

Current Position: Reseach Fellow, Institute of Environment and Development (LESTARI)

Research Topic: Life Cycle Assessment, Indoor Air Pollution, Biomass Burning

DR NORFAZRIN MOHD HANIF

Current Position: Senior Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, Department of Earth Sciences and Environment

Research Topic: Atmospheric pollution and regional climate modeling

DR MAGGIE CHEL GEE OOI

Current Position: Research Fellow, Institute of of Climate Change

Research Topic: Atmospheric pollution and regional climate modeling

DR HARIS HAFIZAL ABD HAMID

Current Position: Science Officer, Faculty of Science and Technology

Research Topic: Comprehensive Assessment of VOCs and SVOCs in Ambient Air of Malaysia

DR. MAZRURA SAHANI

Current Position: Professor (VK7)

Research Topic: Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology

DR. MUHAMMAD IKRAM ABDUL WAHAB

Current Position: Senior Lecturer

Research Topic:  Toxicology

Post Doctoral

DR ILI HAMIZAH MUSTAFFA

Research Topic: Sea-Surface Microlayer

DR AZLIYANA AZHARI

Research Topic: Vehicular and Industrial Emission, Sustainable Cities

Phd Student

AHMAD NORAZHAR MOHD YATIM (P85971)

Research Topic: Investigation of heat wave events in Malaysia

ANAS AHMAD JAMHARI (P86138)

Research Topic: Toxicity of PAHs in nano particles

NOR HAFIZAH BAHARUDIN

Research Topic: Air quality modeling and forecasting using Advanced Dispersion Modeling System (ADMS)

ANIS ASMA AHMAD MOKHTAR

Research Topic: Effect of meteorological factors towards long term air pollutants in Malaysia

NURZAWANI MD SOFWAN (P90576)

Research Topic: Impacts of Vehicle Emissions towards Air Quality and Human Health in Kuala Lumpur Urban Environment

SHARIFAH MAZRAH BINTI SAYED MOHAMED ZAIN (P102903)

Research Topic: Atmospheric Dioxins and Furans in Kuala Lumpur: Levels, Distribution in PM2.5, Source Apportionment and Health Risks

NOR SYAMIMI SUFIERA BINTI LIMI HAWARI

Research Topic: Variations of VOC concentrations in the different backgrounds in Peninsular Malaysia

HARTINI BINTI MAHIDIN (P103422)

Research Topic: The Impact of Land-Use Changes on Biogenic Isoprene Emissions And Surface Ozone Concentration in Malaysian Borneo

MUHSIN OTUYOL (P108956)

Research Topic: Study of the Indoor Air Quality (IAQ), Thermal Comfort and Energy Efficiency in Vehicle

MSc by Research

NUR ALEESHA ABDULLAH (P96480)

Undergraduate Research

Mitrah A/P Thanabalan


Topic:
Penilaian dan pemonitoran zarahan PM 2.5 dalaman di bangunan awam

Jeyshivani Bhandari a/p Anoop Kumar

Topic: Penilaian dan pemonitoran VOC dalaman di bangunan awam

Teoh Hwai Leng

Topic: Komposisi BTEX dalam zarahan pm2.5 dalam udara ambien

Alumni

Phd Thesis
No PhotoName of StudentTitle of ThesisCompleted
1Dr Murad Ali Alsalahi
(Hodeidah University, Yamen)
alsalahi77@yahoo.com
Flux of surfactants and sterols within an esturine area of Kuala Selangor, Malaysia2014
2nurul_bahiyah-130x159Dr Nurul Bahiayah Abdul Wahid
(Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Perak, Malaysia)Dr Nurul Bahiayah Abdul Wahid
(Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris, Perak, Malaysia)
Composition, characteristics and source apportionment of surfactants in atmospheric aerosols2014
3sahel-130x152Dr Sahel (Mohammad Rateb) Amer Al-BataynehThe influence of Meteorological factors to the compositions of the atmosphere aerosols in Malaysia2015
4Fatimah-130x174Dr Fatimah Pk Ahamad
(Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia)
Tropospheric ozone in west coast in Peninsular Malaysia2016
5School of Industrial Tech USMDr Norhaniza Amil
(Universiti Sains Malaysia)
norhaniza.amil@gmail.com
Characterization and source apportionment of fine particulate matter in Kuala Lumpur urban environment2016
6Noorlin-130x178Dr Noorlin Mohamad
(Universiti Malaysia Tetengganu)
Indoor and outdoor relationships of air pollutants in selected schools2016
7Negar-130x152Dr Negar BananCorrelation of surface ozone and its pre-cursors around the Klang Valley, Malaysia2016
8Dr Nor Azura Sulong
Composition, Source Apportionment, Health Risk Assessment and Toxicity Testing of Fine Particulate Matter in Kuala Lumpur City Centre
2018
9Dr Suhaily AmranSilica in environmental dust2019
102014Dr Royston Uning
uningroyston@gmail.com
Composition of VOCs and atmospheric aerosols from sea surface microlayer2020
11P81774Dr Mohd Famey Yusoff
(Malaysian Department of Environment)
Spatio-temporal variation of nocturnal surface ozone and regional background ozone level in Malaysia2020
12Dr Hariz Hafizal Abd Hamid
(Faculty Science and Technology, UKM)
Comprehensive Assessment of VOCs and SVOCs in Ambient Air of Malaysia2020
13gmbr passport (1)
Dr Azwani Alias
E-mail:  azwani2687@gmail.com 
Indoor Air Quality around School Environment2020
MSc Thesis (By Research)
No PhotoName of StudentTitle of ThesisCompleted
1330_Graduate_Graduation_College_Reuters1Fuzi Al FartasChemistry of levoglucosan from biomass burning2009
2FazrinDr Norfazrin Mohd Hanif (PhD student at University of East Anglia, Norwich UK)Composition and Flux of Surfactants from Anthropogenic and Natural Sources2011
3P46503Siti Zawiyah AzmiSpatio temporal of PM10 in Klang Valley2011
4P46785Aida Shafawati IsmailSpatio temporal of ozone in East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia2011
5HumairaSiti Humaira HaronComposition of pesticides and surfactants in paddy field2012
6NaimRazarul Naim Roslan
Surfactants from sea surface microlayer and atmospheric aerosols along Malacca Street
2012
7hafizahNorhafizah BaharudinComposition of inorganic substances in schools with different backgrounds2013
8
Murnira Othman(PhD student at Lestari UKM)

Source Emission from Peat Soil And Biomass Burning
2013
9P41848Faridah Ahmad Azam
 A comprehensive assessment of the arbon stocks and fluxes in natural forest and planted forest in Peninsular Malaysia
2013
10ShoffianSoffian Amin Jaafar
Surfactants in sea-surface microlayer and atmospheric aerosols
2014
11Intan-130x138Intan Suraya Razak (UKM Pakarunding Sdn Bhd)Surfactants around Lake Chini
2014
12nor-ili-hamizah-130x170Ili Hamizah Mustaffa (PhD student at Universität Oldenburg, Germany)Surfactants in SML and aerosols along the Malacca Straits2014
13Doreena Dominick
Doreena Dominick(PhD student at University of Wollongong, Australia)
Email: nana_dominkck@yahoo.com
Source Apportionment of Atmospheric Pollutants2012 (RA from 2013-2015)
14P80271Mohamed Yasreen Mhamed Ali Email: yasreenali02@gmail.comLife cycle assessment of indoor air quality2017

Before 2016

No Title of ThesisName of StudentYear Completed
1Open burning and their Implication to the Status of Air Quality in Riau, IndonesiaAdelina Maryanti2009
2Impact of Air Quality from Gas Turbine Power Station in, Serdang, SelangorEmmy Fauziana Fauzi2009
3Impact of air Quality from Sultan Salahudin Abdul Aziz Power Plant, Kapar, KelangNorhadilla Hadib2009
4Composition of surfactants and levoglucosan from peat soilsNurul Atiqah Azizi2010
5A study of surface ozone in Klang ValleyNursubiha Rosli2010
6Level of air quality in Nilai, Seremban and Putrajaya and its relation to mitigation and policyMuhammad Amirudin Hj Abdullah2010
7Air quality during haze episode in South East AsiaSyazwani Che Noor Azeman2010
8Composition of surfactants from run-off water aroundWan Nurul Farah Wan Azmi2010
9The possible impact of proposed coal fire power plant to air quality in Lahat datu, Sabah.Nurul Huda Abdul Hadi2010
10The impact of Sultan Azlan Shah coal power plant on air qualityHasifah Abdul Aziz2012
11Impact of monsoon changes on air quality in selected aeas at West Coast of Peninsular MalaysiaNurul Syafinas Bt. Abdul Rahim2012
12The composition of heavy metals, anions and cations in dust fall in Kajang, SelangorFatma Omran M. Alahmr2012
13Composition of heavy metals in road dust around Kuala Lumpur City Centre.Nur Mun’im bte Mohd Han2012
14Composition water soluble elements in road dust around Kuala Lumpur City CentreNor Wahida Awang2013
 15Long term variation of O3 in Borneo IslandNur Shuhada Binti Ahamad2015
16Nur Zulaikha Onn2015
17Comparison of air quality index calculation using Malaysian air quality dataNurul Izzati Abdul Raof2015

MSc Thesis (By Course Work)

After 2016

No PhotoName of StudentResearch TopicCompleted
1P76814AZIEMAH BINTI ABDUL WAHAB  (P76814)
E-mail: aziemah.abdwahab@yahoo.com
Long term variation of PM10 in Borneo Island
Co-Supervisor: Dr Liew Juneng, Dr Mohd Shahrul Mohd Nadzir
2017
2Aisyah RazliSITI AISYAH RAZLI  (P85527)
E-mail: aisyah.razli93@gmail.com
Microalgae as indicator of air pollutants
Co-Supervisor: Dr Asmida Ismail (UiTM)
2017
3381bfce8-1166-49a4-92b0-ad5421b9e356ANIS ASMA AHMAD MOKHTAR
Education Background: BSc (UKM), MSc (UKM)
E-mail: anisasmamohtar@gmail.com
Effect of meteorological factors towards long term air pollutants in Malaysia
Supervisor: Prof Dr Mohd Talib Latif/Assoc Prof Dr Liew Juneng
4feb07dd6-d81b-43cd-9daa-12b9b79a8443KAMILAH HANANI KAMIN  (P85483)
Education Background: BSc (UKM)
E-mail: kamilahanani@yahoo.com
Comparison of air quality during haze episode  in 1997, 2005 and 2015
Co-Supervisor: Dr Liew Juneng, Dr Md Firoz Khan, Dr Fatimah Ahamad
5MOHD RASHDAN TOPA
Education Background: BSc (UM)
E-mail: tnadhsar@hotmail.com
Long Term Record of Methane and Non-Methane Hydrocarbon in Malaysia2018
6NURAINIE ROSLAN
Education Background: BSc (UKM)
Emailanie_roslan@yahoo.com
The influence of meteorological factors towards the concentration of PM1, PM2.5 and PM10.
7NUR SHAZLEEN INSYIRAH MOHAMED JAFRI (P91847)
Education Background: BSc (UKM)
Email: shazleeninsyirah@gmail.com
Concentration of PM2.5 in indoor environment
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NUR SARAH FATIHAH BINTI TAMSI (P96433)
Education Background: BSc (UIA)
Email: sarahfatihah@hotmail.com

Antibiotic network bacteria from hospital air sample
9MOHD FAIZUL HILMI ZULKIFLI (P95768)
Education Background: BSc
Email: mdfaizulhilmi@gmail.com

Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) as ozone precursors in the Klang Valley

Before 2016

No Title of ThesisName of StudentYear Completed
1Open burning and their Implication to the Status of Air Quality in Riau, IndonesiaAdelina Maryanti2009
2Impact of Air Quality from Gas Turbine Power Station in, Serdang, SelangorEmmy Fauziana Fauzi2009
3Impact of air Quality from Sultan Salahudin Abdul Aziz Power Plant, Kapar, KelangNorhadilla Hadib2009
4Composition of surfactants and levoglucosan from peat soilsNurul Atiqah Azizi2010
5A study of surface ozone in Klang ValleyNursubiha Rosli2010
6Level of air quality in Nilai, Seremban and Putrajaya and its relation to mitigation and policyMuhammad Amirudin Hj Abdullah2010
7Air quality during haze episode in South East AsiaSyazwani Che Noor Azeman2010
8Composition of surfactants from run-off water aroundWan Nurul Farah Wan Azmi2010
9The possible impact of proposed coal fire power plant to air quality in Lahat datu, Sabah.Nurul Huda Abdul Hadi2010
10The impact of Sultan Azlan Shah coal power plant on air qualityHasifah Abdul Aziz2012
11Impact of monsoon changes on air quality in selected aeas at West Coast of Peninsular MalaysiaNurul Syafinas Bt. Abdul Rahim2012
12The composition of heavy metals, anions and cations in dust fall in Kajang, SelangorFatma Omran M. Alahmr2012
13Composition of heavy metals in road dust around Kuala Lumpur City Centre.Nur Mun’im bte Mohd Han2012
14Composition water soluble elements in road dust around Kuala Lumpur City CentreNor Wahida Awang2013
 15Long term variation of O3 in Borneo IslandNur Shuhada Binti Ahamad2015
16Nur Zulaikha Onn2015
17Comparison of air quality index calculation using Malaysian air quality dataNurul Izzati Abdul Raof2015
Undergraduate
No PhotoName of StudentResearch TopicCompleted
1image1CHENG SZE YIN (A145574)
E-mail: zincguinevere@gmail.com
Composition of Surfactants and DMS in Marine Aerosol and Sea Surface Microlayer around Langkawi Island
2016
2UKM profile pic - Yu Kai LingYu Kai Ling (A146931)
E-mail: kai-ling@hotmail.com
Composition of Surfactants and Dimethyl Sulfide (DMS) from Sea Surface Microlayer and Marine Aerosol at Manjung, Perak2016
3azreenNURUL AZREEN SUHAIDI 
Email: nurulazreensuhaidi@yahoo.com
Composition of BTEX at different backgrounds in Malaysia2017
4TAN TAT WEI
E-mail: tatweiuni95@gmail.com
Composition of water soluble inorganic substances in PM2.52018
5WONG XIN YI
Emailwxinyi95@gmail.com
Composition of trace metals in PM2.52018
6IZZATI MOHAMAD NOR (A156824)
Email: izzmhdnr@gmail.com
Composition of PAHs in PM2.52018
7LINA KHALIDA NORSHARIFFUDIN
Email: lina.khalida25@gmail.com
Variation of PM2.5 in Office Environment2019
8CHONG ZIN YEE
Email: zinyeechong1996@gmail.com

Variation of surface ozone in Office Environment
2019
9MOHAMMAD ZARIFF HILMIE SHUKOR
Email: zariffhilmie@gmail.com

Variation of particulate matter (PM1, PM2.5 dan PM10) at selected location in Kuala Lumpur city centre
2020
10PRIYA DARSINI GANESAN
Email: darshini2424@gmail.com
Variation of Pm2.5 and CO2 at selected location in Kuala Lumpur city centre2020
Title of ThesisName of StudentYear Completed
1.Composition of surfactants around mangrove areaWong Sook Han2013
2.Wet composition around Tasik ChiniSofia Aida Ngah2013
3.Composition of PM2.5 in the background area of Tasik Chini, PahangOoi Ee Ling2013
4.Composition of surfactants around mangrove areaChong Woan Chian2013
5.Indoor air quality in Biology Building, UKMJafon Ng Mum Zhong2012
6.Elemental composition of PM2.5 in Kuala LumpurHew Chee Shien2012
7.Elemental composition of PM10 in Kuala LumpurLim Siew Suan2012
8.Relationship between air quality and number of vehicles in UKM Campus, Bangi at peak hoursDing Poh Ling2012
9.Variation of surface O3 and its relationship with NOx around the Klang Valley, MalaysiaRosy Tang2012
10.Spation temporal of ozone in Klang ValleyLim Shun Huey2011
11.Spatio-temporal of ozone in MalaysiaKoay Lay Keow2011
12.Coreelation between surfactant and indoor dustNurul Hasmira Binti Jahaya2011
13.Correlation between surfactants and heavy metal in surface water of lake ChiniTan Tzin Tzu2011
14.Composition of indoor dust (PM10, PM2.5 and PM1)  in selected schools in Bandar Baru BangiSyamimi Binti Saat2011
15.Composition of indoor dust in selected schools in Bandar Baru BangiAzlina Saad2010
16.Composition of indoor dust in selected schools in KajangSaw May Yong2010
17.Composition of indoor dust during renovationTan Shehna2010
18.Surfactants around Tasik Chini, PahangLim Wanfi2010
19.Air quality in UKM Campus, BangiChow Chui Chi2010
20.Surfactant in sea surface microlayerWan Nurul Farah2009
21.Composition of atmospheric surfactants around agricultural areasFarah Diyana2009
22.PAH around the Petronas Oil Refinary, Melaka inMohd Farid Mohd Aris2009
23.Levoglucosan from biomass burningNur Hidayah Yusof Anwar2009
24.Composition of surfactants around the Petronas Oil Refinary, Melaka inHarihan Zikry2009
25.Source of surfactants from biomass burningChan Wan Yie2008
26.Surfactants from sea surface microlayerChan Xue Yan2008
27.Characteristics and composition of surfactants fron natural sourcesYap Kwee Fong2008
28.Concentration of levoglucosan from biomass burningChan Siew May2008
29.The impact of land use and  wind direction to the concentration of suspended particulate matter in  Nilai, Putrajaya and SerembanMuhammad Faiz Abdullah2008
30.Composition of dust fall around Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Nilai and SerembanSek Chin Keong2008
31.Lead exposure among kindergarten children in Kajang and Bandar Baru BangiZafirah Mohamad Nor2008
32.Study of the composition of surfactants in indoor environmentChan Suet Oi2007
33.Sources and criteria of surfactants in ambient airNurul Aziyana2007
34.Study of surfactants composition in suspended particulate matterLiza Ali2007
35.Surfactants in street dust and their deposition on glass surface: case study along the busy and non-busy streetsNorfazrin Mohd Hanif2007
36.Possible of surfactants in ambient air and its correlation to the humic-like substances (HULIS)Nur Izanin Ramli2007
37.Surfactants in indoor dustAmirah Ahmad2007
38.Composition of indoor dust in Section  3,4 dan 5 Bandar Baru BangiKhairul Nazri Ahmad Sahaimi2002
39.Composition of indoor dust in Section  Seksyen 1,2 dan 16 Bandar Baru BangiChong Lee Kim2002
40.Composition of indoor dust around Kajang, SelangorSiti Aminah Murayadi2002
41.Air Quality around Nilai New TownAhmad Daud2002
42.Air Quality around Kajang TownZaharizam Johnny2002
43.Air quality at several petrol stations in Bandar Baru Bangi, SelangorCik Rafidah Abd. Rahim2001
44.A Study of inorganic component of PM10 at Air Keruh and dan Batu Berendam, Melaka Industrial AreasNik Mohd. Nor Faizal Md. Saad2001
45.Determination of  SO2, NO2, O3 dan CO Air Keruh and dan Batu Berendam, Melaka Industrial AreasRamly bin Yahaya2001
46.Air Quality at Petrol Station Around Bandar Baru BangiChan Chai Ling2001
47Quality of well water around Jasin, MelakaNurbai’za Baharudin2001
48Quality of well water around Selandar, MelakaRuzaidah Yusof2001
49Linear Correlation between Meteorologi Parameters to the Air Quality  in MalaysiaLee Chun Teck2001
50Quality of well water around Tehel, MelakaAzeany Arifin2001