prof. ir. dr. zahira binti yaakob

pensyarah universiti

jabatan kejuruteraan kimia & proses

 zahira@ukm.edu.my

No. sambungan :  6420

No. rasmi:
UKM : 03 8921 5555



   Biografi/ Biography :

  • Prof Dr Zahira Yaakob adalah pensyarah di Jabatan Kejuruteraan Kimia dan Proses Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. Beliau mendapat Ijazah Kejuruteraan Kimia dari University of Toledo Ohio, USA pada 1988. Seterusnya, beliau berjaya melanjutkan pelajaran di peringkat Master dan PhD dalam bidang kejuruteraan kimia dari University of Manchester, Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST), UK pada tahun 1992 dan 1995. Di fakulti, beliau sangat aktif dalam pengajaran, penyeliaan pelajar MSc dan PhD, serta penyelidikan dan penerbitan. Sehingga kini beliau telah menerbitkan lebih dari 250 makalah dalam jurnal terindex dengan H-index 38. Penulisan beliau telah dirujuk dan disebut dalam lebih 5000 makalah ilmiah yang lain.

  • nur athirah abdullah, mohd saiful asma rani, masita mohammad, muhammad hanif sainorudin, nilofar asim, zahira yaakob, halim razali, zeynab emdadin.  (2021).  nanocellulose from agricultural waste as an emerging nanotechnology material for nanotechnology applications - an overview.  - polymery.  155-214. 

     

    gong tao ding, nazlina haiza mohd yasin, mohd sobri takriff, kamrul fakir kamarudin, jailani salihon, zahira yaakob, noor irma nazashida mohd hakimi..  (2020).  phycoremediation of palm oil mill effluent (pome) and co2 fixation by locally isolated microalgae: chlorella sorokiniana ukm2, coelastrella sp. ukm4 and chlorella pyrenoidosa ukm7.  - journal of water process engineering.  1-7. 

     

    siti masrinda bt. tasirin;zahira binti yaakob.  (2020).  production of hydrogen from methane digester of palm oil mill effluent.  -

     

    sharifah najiha binti timmiati;wan ramli bin wan daud;zahira binti yaakob;lim kean long;wan nor roslam bin wan isahak.  (2020).  bimetallic catalyst for reversible hydrogenation of liquid organic hydrogen carrier (lohc) system..  -

     

    manoj pudukudy, zahira yaakob, khaleeda mhd syahri , qingming jia, shaoyun shan.  (2020).  production of hydrogen-rich syngas and multiwalled carbon nanotubes by biogas decomposition over zirconia supported iron catalysts.  - journal of industrial and engineering chemistry.  150-166. 

     

    n.h.c. mat, m.a.r. bhuiyan, z. yaakob, r. wickneswari.  (2020).  full diallel crosses in superior parents of jatropha curcas l.  - industrial crops & products.  1-7. 

     

    gong tao ding, nazlina haiza mohd yasin, mohd sobri takriff, kamrul fakir kamarudin, jailani salihon, zahira yaakob, noor irma nazashida mohd hakimi..  (2020).  phycoremediation of palm oil mill effluent (pome) and co2 fixation by locally isolated microalgae: chlorella sorokiniana ukm2, coelastrella sp. ukm4 and chlorella pyrenoidosa ukm7.  - journal of water process engineering.  1-7. 

     

    nur shamimie nadzwin hasnan, , sharifah najiha timmiati, manoj pudukudy, zahira yaakob, kean long lim, yun hin taufiq-yap.  (2020).  catalytic decomposition of methane into hydrogen and carbon nanotubes over mesostructured silica nanoparticle-supported nickel catalysts.  - journal of porous materials.  369-382. 

     

    m. shahinuzzaman, zahira yaakob, farah hannan anuar, parul akhtar, n. h. a. kadir, a. k. mahmud hasan, k. sobayel, majid nour, hatem sindi, nowshad amin, k. sopian, md. akhtaruzzaman.  (2020).  in vitro antioxidant activity of ficus carica l. latex from 18 different cultivars.  - scientific reports.  1-14. 

     

    divya p. narayanan, anila gopalakrishnan, zahira yaakob, sankaran sugunan, binitha n. narayanan.  (2020).  a facile synthesis of clay - graphene oxide nanocomposite catalysts for solvent free multicomponent biginelli reaction.  - arabian journal of chemistry.  318-334. 

     

    nur athirah abdullah, mohd saiful asma rani, masita mohammad, muhammad hanif sainorudin, nilofar asim, zahira yaakob, halim razali, zeynab emdadin.  (2021).  nanocellulose from agricultural waste as an emerging nanotechnology material for nanotechnology applications - an overview.  - polymery.  155-214. 

     

    m. shahinuzzaman, zahira yaakob, norrakiah abdullah sani, parul akhtar, md. zahidul islam, mst. afsana mimi, shamsul akmal shamsudin.  (2019).  optimization of extraction parameters for antioxidant and total phenolic content of ficus carica l. latex from white genoa cultivar.  - asian journal of chemistry.  1859-1865. 

     

    azianabiha a halip khalid, zahira yaakob, siti rozaimah sheikh abdullah, mohd sobri takriff.  (2019).  assessing the feasibility of microalgae cultivation in agricultural wastewater: the nutrient characteristics.  - environmental technology and innovation.  1-9. 

     

    nurul hidayah che mat, nisha thopla govender, zahira yaakob, wickneswari ratnam.  (2019).  effects of open- and self-pollination on fruit set and seed quality in jatropha curcas l..  - sains malaysiana.  703-709. 

     

    aminul islam, a.k.m., yaakob, z., anuar, n., primandari, s.r.p., ghani, j.a..  (2017).  properties of jatropha hybrid seed oil and its suitability as biodiesel feedstock.  - energy sources, part a: recovery, utilization and environmental effects.  1707-1717. 

     

    masita mohammad, shiva sadeghi louyeh & zahira yaakob.  (2018).  kinetic study of chromium vi adsorption onto palm kernel shell activated carbon.  - iop conference series: earth and environmental science. 

     

    masita mohammad, ibrahim yakub, zahira yaakob, nilofar asim and kamaruzzaman sopian.  (2017).  adsorption isotherm of chromium (vi) into zncl2 impregnated activated carbon derived by jatropha curcas seed hull.  - 3rd international conference on smart material research, icsmr 2017 (iop conf. series: materials science and engineering). 

     

    nurul hidayah che mat, zahira yaakob, and wickneswari ratnam.  (2016).  stability of agronomic and yield related traits of jatropha curcas accessions raised from cuttings.  - the 2016 ukm fst postgraduate colloquium, aip conference proceedings.  1-7. 

     

    ibrahim yakub, masita mohammad, zahira yaakob.  (2013).  effects of zinc chloride impregnation on the characteristics of activated carbon produced from physic nut seed hull.  - advanced materials research.  751-755. 

     

    siti rozaimah sheikh abdullah, mohd sobri takriff, manal ismail, mohd sahaid kalil, wan ramli wan daud, abu bakar mohammad, rakmi abd. rahman, abdul wahab mohammad, nurina anuar...et.al..  (2012).  analysis of integrated project effectiveness in the implementation of generic skills.  - procedia social and behavioral sciences - ukm teaching and learning congress 2011. 

     

    masita mohammad, shiva sadeghi louyeh & zahira yaakob.  (2018).  kinetic study of chromium vi adsorption onto palm kernel shell activated carbon.  - iop conference series: earth and environmental science. 

     

    masita mohammad, ibrahim yakub, zahira yaakob, nilofar asim and kamaruzzaman sopian.  (2017).  adsorption isotherm of chromium (vi) into zncl2 impregnated activated carbon derived by jatropha curcas seed hull.  - 3rd international conference on smart material research, icsmr 2017 (iop conf. series: materials science and engineering). 

     

    nurul hidayah che mat, zahira yaakob, and wickneswari ratnam.  (2016).  stability of agronomic and yield related traits of jatropha curcas accessions raised from cuttings.  - the 2016 ukm fst postgraduate colloquium, aip conference proceedings.  1-7. 

     

    ibrahim yakub, masita mohammad, zahira yaakob.  (2013).  effects of zinc chloride impregnation on the characteristics of activated carbon produced from physic nut seed hull.  - advanced materials research.  751-755. 

     

    siti rozaimah sheikh abdullah, mohd sobri takriff, manal ismail, mohd sahaid kalil, wan ramli wan daud, abu bakar mohammad, rakmi abd. rahman, abdul wahab mohammad, nurina anuar...et.al..  (2012).  analysis of integrated project effectiveness in the implementation of generic skills.  - procedia social and behavioral sciences - ukm teaching and learning congress 2011. 

     

    akm aminul islam, zahira yaakob, jaharah a ghani, nurina anuar.  (2014).  biomass and bioenergy applications.  - 31-62. 

     

    nasharuddin bin zainal;zahira binti yaakob;norliza binti abd rahman;mohd faisal bin ibrahim.  (2020).  pembangunan ladang pintar untuk ladang buah tin.  -

     

    siti masrinda bt. tasirin;zahira binti yaakob.  (2020).  production of hydrogen from methane digester of palm oil mill effluent.  -

     

    sharifah najiha binti timmiati;wan ramli bin wan daud;zahira binti yaakob;lim kean long;wan nor roslam bin wan isahak.  (2020).  bimetallic catalyst for reversible hydrogenation of liquid organic hydrogen carrier (lohc) system..  -

     

    sharifah najiha binti timmiati;zahira binti yaakob;lim kean long;ifa puspasari.  (2019).  hydrogen production by glycerol steam reforming over metal loaded on graphene catalyst..  - 1-4. 

     

    lim kean long;zahira binti yaakob;loh kee shyuan;khuzaimah binti arifin;sharifah najiha binti timmiati.  (2019).  understanding the core-shell interaction in enhancing the performance and reversibility of sodium borohydride for hydrogen storage applications.  -