2014

  • Lang Wang, Shun Yang, Chuan-Qiu Lei, Han-Li Liu, and Joshua Le-Wei Li,(2014). A DNA Inspired Function-Reconfigurable Double-Helix Antenna and Video Transmission System, IEEE Antennas and Propagation Magazine, vol. 56, no. 2, pp. 168-175, April 2014.

  • Katherine H.R. Zheng, and Joshua Le-Wei Li, (2014). Comments on ``Exact Field Expressions for Circular Loop Antennas Using Spherical Functions Expansion," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, no. 8, August 2014.

  • Yong-Ling Ban, Zhong-Xiang Chen, Zhi Chen, Kai Kang, and Joshua Le-Wei Li, (2014). Decoupled Hepta-Band Antenna Array for WWAN/LTE Smartphone Applications,IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 13, pp. 999-1002, 2014.

  • Yong-Ling Ban, Cheng-Li Liu, Zhi Chen, Joshua Le-Wei Li, and Kai Kang,(2014). Small-Size Multiresonant Octaband Antenna for LTE/WWAN Smartphone Applications,Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 13, pp. 619-622, 2014.

  • Yong-Ling Ban, Shun Yang, Zhi Chen, Kai Kang, and Joshua Le-Wei Li, (2014). Decoupled Planar WWAN Antennas with T-Shaped Protruded Ground for Smartphone Applications, Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 13, pp. 483-486, 2014.

  • Yong-Ling Ban, Yun-Fei Qiang, Zhi Chen, Kai Kang, and Joshua Le-Wei Li, (2014). Low-Profile Narrow-Frame Antenna for Seven-Band WWAN/LTE Smartphone Applications, Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 13, pp. 463-466, 2014.

  • Yong-Ling Ban, Zhong-Xiang Chen, Zhi Chen, Kai Kang, and Joshua Le-Wei Li, (2014). Decoupled Closely Spaced Heptaband Antenna Array for WWAN/LTE Smartphone Applications, IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol. 13, pp. 31-34, 2014.

  • Yong-Ling Ban, Si-Cheng Sun, Peng-Peng Li, Joshua Le-Wei Li, and Kai Kang,(2014). Compact Eight-Band Frequency Reconfigurable Antenna for LTE/WWAN Tablet Computer Applications,IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 62, no. 1, pp. 471-475, January 2014.

  • Yu Jian Cheng, Qiu Dong Huang, Yi Ran Wang, and Joshua Le-Wei Li. (2014). "Narrowband Substrate Intergrated Waveguide Isolaters," IEEE Microwave and Wireless Components Letters, vol.24, no.10, pp. 698-700, October 2014.

  • Yong-Ling Ban, Zhong Xiang Chen, Zhi Chen, Kai Kang, and Joshua Le-Wei Li. (2014). 'Reconfigurable Narrow-Frame Antenna for Heptaband WWAN/LTE Smartphone Applications," IEEE Antennas and Wireless Propagation Letters, vol.13, pp.1365-1368.

  • Chang CCH, Tey BT, SOng J, Ramanan RN. (2014). Bioinformatics approaches for improved recombinant protein production in Escherichia coli: protein solubility prediction, Briefings in Bioinformatics vol 15, issue 6, pp 953-962.

  • CSC Chiew, PE Poh, P Pasbakhsh, BT Tey, HK Yeoh, ES Chan. (2014). Physicochemical characterization of halloysite/alginate bionanocomposite hydrogel, Applied Clay Science 101, 444-454.

  • Ong YY, Tan WS, Mohamad R,Sieo CC, Tey BT. (2014). Biochemical and molecular identification of Enterococcus spp. from red pitaya. Process Biochemistry 49(4): 563-568.

  • Lee MFX, Chan ES, Tey BT (2014). Negative Chromatography: Progress, Applications and Future Perspectives. Process Biochemistry 49(6): 1005-1011.

  • Tou BSY, Neo KE, Tey BT, Ng MYT (2014). Effect of phase inversion and separation on hepatitis B core antigen extraction from unclarified bacterial feedstock using aqueous two-phase system. Separation and Purification Technology 130: 45-55.

  • Lim HP, Tey BT, Chan ES (2014). Particle designs for the stabilization and controlled-delivery of protein drugs by biopolymers: A case study on insulin. Journal of Controlled Release 186:11–21

  • Tee LH, Yang B, Prasad N, Ramanan N, Sun J, Chan ES, Tey BT, Azlan A, Ismail A, Lau CY, Jiang Y (2014). Nutritional compositions and bioactivities of Dacryodes species. Food Chemistry 165 (2014) 247–255

  • Chang CCH, Tey BT, Song J, Ramanan RN. (2014). Towards more accurate prediction of protein folding rates: a review of the existing web-based bioinformatics approaches, Briefings in Bioinformatics.

  • Noor SSM, Tey BT, Tan WS, Ling TC, Ramanan RN, Ooi CW. (2014). Purification of recombinant green fluorescent protein from Escherichia coli using hydrophobic interaction chromatography. J. Liq. Chromatogr. Relat. Technol. 37(13): 1873-1884.

  • Raksha S, Tan WS, Hamid M, Ramanan RN, Tey BT (2014). A Single-Step Purification of the Glycoprotein of Nipah Virus in Insect Cells Using an Anion Exchange Chromatography Method. Separation Science and Technology. 49(2): 249-257

  • Su, H.,Zhang, J., Ma, W., Feng, S.-P., Soh, A.K., (2014). In situ fabrication of highly-dense Al2O3/YAG nanoeutectic composite ceramics by a modified laser surface processing, Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 34(3):739-744.

  • Chen, H. T., Soh, A. K., Ni, Y., (2014). Phase field modeling of flexoelectric effects in ferroelectric epitaxial thin films, Acta Mechanica, 225(4-5): 1323-1333.

  • Li, Jianjun, Soh, A. K., Wu, Xiaolei, (2014). Enhancing dislocation emission in nanocrystalline materials through shear-coupled migration of grain boundaries, Materials Science and Engineering A, 601: 153-158.

  • Su, Haijun, Zhang, Mingyang, Chang, Ya-Huei, Soh, A.K., et al., (2014). Highly Conductive and Low Cost Ni-PET Flexible Substrate for Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 6(8): 5577-5584.

  • Li, Jianjun, Soh, A. K., Wu, Xiaolei, (2014). On nanograin rotation by dislocation climb in nanocrystalline materials, Scripta Materialia, 78-79: 5-8.

  • Ni, Y., Soh, A.K., (2014). On the growth of buckle-delamination pattern in compressed anisotropic thin films, Acta Materialia, 69: 37-46.

  • Li, Jianjun, Chen, Shaohua, Wu, Xiaolei, Soh, A.K., (2014). Strong crack blunting by shear-coupled migration of grain boundaries in nanocrystalline materials, Scripta Materialia, 84-85: 51-54.

  • J.H.T. Ooi, C.P. Tan & K.Y. Ng, (2014). State and fault estimation for infinitely unobservable descriptor systems using sliding mode observers, Asian Journal of Control, accepted, 2014.

  • Hui-Peng Lim, Beng-Ti Tey, Eng-Seng Chan (2014). Particle designs for the stabilization and controlled-delivery of protein drugs by biopolymers: A case study on insulin. Journal of Controlled Delivery 186, 11-21

  • Aminul Islam, Eng-Seng Chan, Yun Hin Taufiq-Yap, Siow Hwa Teo, Md Ashraful Hoque (2014). Studies on the rheological properties of aluminium oxihydroxide (boehmite) colloidal suspension. Ceramics International 40(2): 3779-3783

  • Micky Fu Xiang Lee, Eng Seng Chan, Beng Ti Tey (2014). Negative Chromatography: Progress, Applications and Future Perspectives. Process Biochemistry 49 (6), 1005-1011

  • Tee LH, Yang B, Prasad N, Ramanan N, Sun J, Chan ES, Tey BT, Azlan A, Ismail A, Lau CY, Jiang Y (2014). Nutritional compositions and bioactivities of Dacryodes species. Food Chemistry 165 (2014) 247–25.

  • Aminul Islam, Eng-Seng Chan, Yun Hin Taufiq-Yap, Md Alam Hossain Mondal, M Moniruzzaman, Moniruzzaman Mridha (2014) Energy security in Bangladesh perspective—An assessment and implication. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 32:154-171

  • A Islam, YH Taufiq-Yap, ES Chan, M Moniruzzaman, S Islam, MN Nabi (2014). Advances in solid-catalytic and non-catalytic technologies for biodiesel production. Energy Conversion and Management (In Press)

  • Koh, Keng Huat, M. Sreekumar, and S. G. Ponnambalam. (2014). Experimental Investigation of the Effect of the Driving Voltage of an Electroadhesion Actuator. Materials 7(7), 4963-4981.

  • Jawahar, N., Ponnambalam, S. G., Sivakumar, K., & Thangadurai, V. (2014). Heuristics for Multiobjective Optimization of Two-Sided Assembly Line Systems. The Scientific World Journal, 2014, Volume 2014, Article ID 458959, 16 pages

  • Chakaravarthy, G. V., Marimuthu, S., Ponnambalam, S. G., & Kanagaraj, G. (2014). Improved sheep flock heredity algorithm and artificial bee colony algorithm for scheduling m-machine flow shops lot streaming with equal size sub-lot problems. International Journal of Production Research, 52(5), 1509-1527.

  • Lim, W. C. E., Kanagaraj, G., & Ponnambalam, S. G. (2014). PCB Drill Path Optimization by Combinatorial Cuckoo Search Algorithm. The Scientific World Journal, 2014, Volume 2014, Article ID 264518, 11 pages.

  • Lim, W. C. E., Kanagaraj, G., & Ponnambalam, S. G. (2014). A hybrid cuckoo search-genetic algorithm for hole-making sequence optimization. Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 1-13, Published online, Jan 2014, DOI: 10.1007/s10845-014-0873-z

  • G Kanagaraj, SG Ponnambalam, N Jawahar J Mukund Nilakantan, (2014). An effective hybrid Cuckoo Search and Genetic Algorithm for constrained engineering design optimization. Engineering Optimization,46(10), 1331-1351.

  • Kanagaraj, G., Ponnambalam, S. G., & Jawahar, N. (2014). Reliability-based total cost of ownership approach for supplier selection using cuckoo-inspired hybrid algorithm. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 1-16, published online, Jan 2014, DOI: 10.1007/s00170-013-5545-1

  • Lui Wen Han Vincent, S. G. Ponnambalam G. Kanagaraj. (2014). Differential evolution variants to schedule flexible assembly lines. Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, 25(4), pp 739-753.

  • Nishan Dharmaweera, R. Parthiban, Y. Ahmet Sekercioglu, (2014). Towards a Power-Efficient Backbone Network: The State of Research , IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorial.

  • Hasti Khorasanizadeh, Jussi Prakkinen, R. Parthiban,(2014). Adoption of Energy Efficient New Technologies form the Point of View of Malaysian Experts and Consumers: A Qualitative Analysis , Journal of Clean Energy Technologies.

  • Chu Yih Bing, Ajay Achath Mohanan, Tridib Saha, Nagasundara Ramanan, R. Parthiban and N Ramakrishnan,(2014). Microfabrication of surface acoustic wave device using UV-LED photolithography technique, Microelectronic Engineering, June 2014, vol. 122, pp. 9-12

  • H. Aminul, S. A. Hashmi, R. Parthiban, (2014). Identifying and Modelling the Strengths and Weaknesses of Major Economic Models in Grid Resource Management”, Journal of Grid Computing (ISI Q1, pp. 1-18.

  • Wee-Jun Ong, Jia-Jun Yeong, Llinh-Lling Tan, Boon Tong Goh, Siek-Ting Yong and Siang-Piao Chai. (2014). Synergistic effect of graphene as a co-catalyst for enhanced daylight-induced photocatalytic activity of Zn0.5Cd0.5s synthesized via an improved one-pot co-precipitation-hydrothermal strategy. RSC Advances.

  • Wei-Wen Liu, Siang-Piao Chai, Abdul Rahman Mohamed, Hashim Uda. (2014). Synthesis and characterization of graphene and carbon nanotubes: A review on the past and recent developments.

  • Ong-Wee Jun, Lling-Lling Tan, Siang-Piao Chai, Siek Ting Yong, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). Self-Assembly of Nitrogen-Doped TiO₂ with Exposed {001} Facets on the Graphene Scaffold as Photo-Active Hybrid Nanostructures for Reduction of Carbon Dioxide to Methane. Nano Research, 7, 1528-1547

  • Mehrnoush Khavarian, Siang-Piao Chai, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). Direct use of as-synthesized multi-walled carbon nanotubes with catalyst impurities for carbon dioxide reforming of methane for producing synthesis gas. Chemical Engineering Journal, 257, 200-208.

  • Meei Mei Gui, Siang-Piao Chai, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). MWCNT@TiO2 core-shell nanocomposites with transition metal oxide dopants for photoreduction of carbon dioxide into methane. Applied Surface Science.

  • Lling-Lling Tan, Wee-Jun Ong, Siang-Piao Chai, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). Band gap engineered, oxygen-rich TiO2 for visible light induced photocatalytic reduction of CO2. Chemical Communications, 50, 6923-6926.

  • Zee Ying Yeo, Siang-Piao Chai, Peng Wei Zhu, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). Development of a hybrid membrane through coupling of high selectivity Zeolite T on ZIF-8 intermediate layer and its performance in carbon dioxide and methane gas separation. Microporous & Mesoporous Materials, 196, 79-88.

  • Zee Ying Yeo, Peng Wei Zhu, Abdul Rahman Mohamed, Siang-Piao Chai (2014). Enhanced hybrid membrane of ZIF-8 and zeolite T for CO2/CH4 separation. CrystEngComm, 16, 3072.

  • Ong-Wee Jun, Lling-Lling Tan, Siang-Piao Chai, Siek Ting Yong, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). {001} Facet-Dependent Photocatalytic Properties of TiO2-Based Composites: From Fundamental Aspects to Applications in Energy Conversion and Environmental Remediation. ChemSusChem, 7, 690-719.

  • Choon-Ming Seah, Siang-Piao Chai, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). Mechanisms of graphene growth by chemical vapor deposition on transition metals. Carbon, 70, 1-21.

  • Shee-Keat Mah, Siang-Piao Chai, Ta Yeong Wu (2014). Dehydration of glycerin solution using pervaporation: HybSi and polydimethylsiloxane membranes. Journal of Membrane Science, 450, 440-446.

  • Meei Mei Gui, Siang-Piao Chai, , Bo-Qing Xu, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). Enhanced visible light responsive MWCNT/TiO2 core-shell nanocomposites as the potential photocatalyst for reduction of CO2 into methane. Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells, 122, 183-189.

  • Ong-Wee Jun, Lling-Lling Tan, Siang-Piao Chai, Siek Ting Yong, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). Highly Reactive {001} Facets of TiO2-Based Composites: Synthesis, Formation Mechanism and Characterizations. Nanoscale, 6, 1946-2008.

  • Meei Mei Gui, Siang-Piao Chai, , Bo-Qing Xu, Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). Visible-light-driven MWCNT@TiO2 core-shell nanocomposites and the roles of MWCNTs on the surface chemistry, optical properties and reactivity in CO2 photoreduction. RSC Advances, 4, 24007-24013

  • C.-M. Seah, S.-P. Chai and A. R. Mohamed (2014). Mechanisms of graphene growth by chemical vapour deposition on transition metals. Carbon, 70, 1-21.

  • Cathie Lee WP, Shee-Keat Mah, CP Leo, Ta Yeong Wu, Siang-Piao Chai (2014). Phosphorus removal by NF90 membrane: Optimization using central composite design. Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers 45, 1260-1269.

  • Shee-Keat Mah, Catherine Ching Han Chang, Ta Yeong Wu, Siang-Piao Chai (2014). The study of reverse osmosis on glycerin solution filtration: Dead-end and crossflow filtrations, transport mechanism, rejection and permeability investigations. Desalination, 352, 66-81.

  • Wennie Subramonian, Ta Yeong Wu, Siang-Piao Chai (2014). A comprehensive study on coagulant performance and floc characterization of natural Cassia obtusifolia seed gum in treatment of raw pulp and paper mill effluent. Industrial Crops and Products, 61, 317-324

  • W.-J. Ong, S.-Y. Voon, L.-L. Tan, B. T. Goh, S.-T. Yong and S.-P. Chai (2014). Enhanced daylight-induced photocatalytic activity of solvent exfoliated graphene (SEG)/ZnO hybrid 14 nanocomposites towards degradation of Reactive Black 5, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., DOI: 10.1021/ie5027088 (Accepted).

  • M. M. Gui, W. M. P. Wong, S.-P. Chai and A. R. Mohamed (2014). One-pot synthesis of Ag-MWCNT@TiO2 core-shell nanocomposites for photocatalytic reduction of CO2 with water under visible light irradiation, Chemical Engineering Journal, DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2014.09.022 (In Press).

  • Z. Y. Yeo, S.-P. Chai, P. W. Zhu and A. R. Mohamed (2014). An overview: Synthesis of thin films/membranes of metal organic frameworks and its gas separation performances, RSC Advances.

  • Z. Y. Yeo, P. Y. Tan, S.-P. Chai, P. W. Zhu and A. R. Mohamed (2014). Continuous 15 polycrystalline ZIF-8 membrane supported on CO2 selective mixed matrix supports for CO2/CH4 separation, RSC Advances.

  • Zee Ying Yeo, Siang-Piao Chai, Peng Wei Zhu and Abdul Rahman Mohamed (2014). A well inter-grown ZIF-8 membrane synthesized via two-step hydrothermal synthesis on coarse a-Al2O3 support. Materials Letters, 129, 162-165.

  • Bahman Amini Horri, Meng Nan Chong, Xiao Dong Chen, Huang Ting Wang. (2014). Modelling of solar evaporation assisted by floating light-absorbing porous materials. Current Environmental Engineering

  • Meng Nan Chong, Yew Jeng Cho, Phaik Eong Poh and Bo Jin. (2014). Evaluation of TiO2 photocatalytic technology for the treatment of Reactive Black 5 dye in synthetic and real greywater effluents, Journal of Cleaner Production. 

  • Rupak Kumar Aryal, Trang Thi Thien Duong, Byeong-Kyu Lee, Mohammed Abed Hossain, Dheeraj Kandel, Mohammed Kamaruzzam,Simon Beecham, Meng Nan Chong (2014). Organic Matter Composition Variability in Road Sediment and Its Role in Binding Heavy Metals Sustainable Environment Research (Publisher: CIEnvE, Taiwan) 24 (2): 81-91.

  • Aditi Mankad, Meng Nan Chong, Shivanita Umapathi, Ashok Sharma (2014). Basic Psychological Needs Influencing the Regularity of Domestic Rainwater Tank Maintenance Water Resources Management (Publisher: Springer)(In Press).

  • Phaik Eong Poh, Wan Ying Julie Ong, Ee Von Lau, Meng Nan Chong (2014). Investigation on Micro-bubble Flotation and Coagulation for the Treatment of Anaerobically Treated Palm Oil Mill Effluent (POME) Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering (Publisher: Elsevier) 2:2.1174-1181 June 2014

  • Tao Zhu, Meng Nan Chong,Eng Seng Chan (2014). Nanostructured Tungsten Trioxide (WO3) Thin Films Synthesized via Electrochemical Route for Photoelectrocatalytic Water Oxidation: A review ChemSusChem (Publisher: Wiley).

  • Kunnath, A.P., Tiash, S., Fatemian, T., Morshed, M., Shar, S.M., Chowdhury, E. H. (2014). Intracellular delivery of ERBB2 siRNA and p53 gene synergistically inhibits the growth of established tumor in an immunocompetent mouse. Journal of Cancer Science & Therapy, 2014 (In Press).

  • Ahmed, A., Othman, I, Zaini, A & Chowdhury, E. H. (2014). Controlled release of insulin in blood fromstrontium-substituted carbonate apatite complexes. Current Drug Delivery (In Press).

  • Yusuf, S., Chowdhury, E. H., Rosli, R., Hassan, F and Abdullah, S.(2014). Gene delivery potential of bio functional carbonate apatite nanoparticles in lungs. BioMed Research International (In Press).

  • Tiash, S., Othman, I., Rosli. R., Chowdhury, E.H. (2014). Methotrexate- and cyclophosphamide-embedded pure and strontiumsubstituted carbonate apatite nanoparticles for augmentation of chemotherapeutic activities in breast cancer cells. Current Drug Delivery (In Press).

  • Hossain, S, Chowdhury, E. H. and Akaike, T. (2014). Biocompatible Apatite Nano-particles: A Versatile Tool for Cellular Delivery of Genes, siRNAs, Drugs and Proteins, ‘Apatite: Synthesis, Structural Characterization and Biomedical Applications’, Eds., Atul Tiwari; Ashutosh Tiwari, Nova Science Publishers, Inc, USA (In Press).

  • V Swamy (2014). The structural origin of the unusual compression behaviors in nanostructured TiO2: Insights from first-principles calculations. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 16:18156 – 18162.

  • V Swamy and N C Wilson (2014). First-principles calculations of the pressure stability and elasticity of dense TiO2 phases using the B3LYP functional. Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 118:8617-8625