prof. ir. dr. zahira binti yaakob

pensyarah universiti

jabatan kejuruteraan kimia & proses

No. Telefon Rasmi :  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.

  • lim kean long;zahira binti yaakob;loh kee shyuan;sharifah najiha binti timmiati;wong wai yin.  (2022).  irradiation treated transition metal oxide-reduced graphene oxide (tmo-rgo) electrocatalyst for fuel cell applications.  -

     

    muhammad hanif sainorudin, nur athirah abdullah, mohd saiful asmal rani, masita mohammad, nurul huda abd kadir, halim razali, nilofar asim, zahira yaakob.  (2022).  investigation of the structural, thermal and morphological properties of nanocellulose synthesised from pineapple leaves and sugarcane bagasse.  - current nanoscience.  68-77. 

     

    sharifah najiha badar, masita mohammad, zeynab emdadi, zahira yaakob.  (2021).  algae and their growth requirements for bioenergy: a review.  - biofuels.  307-325. 

     

    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. moniruzzaman, zahira yaakob, nurina anuar.  (2021).  factors affecting in vitro regeneration of ficus carica l. and genetic fidelity studies using molecular marker.  - journal of plant biochemistry and biotechnology.  304-316. 

     

    norhasyimi rahmat , zahira yaakob , nik suhaimi mat hassan.  (2021).  hydrogen rich syngas from co2 reforming of methane with steam catalysed by facile fusion-impregnation of iron and cobalt loaded mgal2o4 catalyst with minimal carbon deposits.  - journal of the energy institute.  61-74. 

     

    vijayasree haridas, zahira yaakob , renuka n. k , sankaran sugunan, binitha n. narayanan.  (2021).  selective electrochemical determination of paracetamol using hematite/ graphene nanocomposite modified electrode prepared in a green chemical route.  - materials chemistry and physics.  1-9. 

     

    vijayasree haridas, zahira yaakob, sankaran sugunan and binitha n. narayanan.  (2021).  novel cost-effective synthesis of non-doped turbostratic graphene from a graphite intercalation compound: development of a durable and stable electrocatalyst for the oxygen reduction reaction.  - new journal of chemistry.  18669-18681. 

     

    muhammad hanif sainorudin, nur athirah abdullah, mohd saiful asmal rani, masita mohammad, munirah mahizan, nursyazwani shadan, nurul huda abd kadir, zahira yaakob, adel el-denglawey, mahboob alam.  (2021).  structural characterization of microcrystalline and nanocrystalline cellulose from ananas comosus l. leaves: cytocompatibility and molecular docking studies.  - nanotechnology reviews.  793-806. 

     

    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. 

     

    muhammad hanif sainorudin, nur athirah abdullah, mohd saiful asmal rani, masita mohammad, nurul huda abd kadir, halim razali, nilofar asim, zahira yaakob.  (2022).  investigation of the structural, thermal and morphological properties of nanocellulose synthesised from pineapple leaves and sugarcane bagasse.  - current nanoscience.  68-77. 

     

    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. moniruzzaman, zahira yaakob, nurina anuar.  (2021).  factors affecting in vitro regeneration of ficus carica l. and genetic fidelity studies using molecular marker.  - journal of plant biochemistry and biotechnology.  304-316. 

     

    sharifah najiha badar, masita mohammad, zeynab emdadi, zahira yaakob.  (2021).  algae and their growth requirements for bioenergy: a review.  - biofuels.  307-325. 

     

    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. 

     

    muhammad hanif sainorudin, nur athirah abdullah, mohd saiful asmal rani, masita mohammad, nurul huda abd kadir, halim razali, nilofar asim, zahira yaakob.  (2022).  investigation of the structural, thermal and morphological properties of nanocellulose synthesised from pineapple leaves and sugarcane bagasse.  - current nanoscience.  68-77. 

     

    m. moniruzzaman, zahira yaakob, nurina anuar.  (2021).  factors affecting in vitro regeneration of ficus carica l. and genetic fidelity studies using molecular marker.  - journal of plant biochemistry and biotechnology.  304-316. 

     

    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. 

     

    vijayasree haridas, zahira yaakob, sankaran sugunan and binitha n. narayanan.  (2021).  novel cost-effective synthesis of non-doped turbostratic graphene from a graphite intercalation compound: development of a durable and stable electrocatalyst for the oxygen reduction reaction.  - new journal of chemistry.  18669-18681. 

     

    sharifah najiha badar, masita mohammad, zeynab emdadi, zahira yaakob.  (2021).  algae and their growth requirements for bioenergy: a review.  - biofuels.  307-325. 

     

    nur athirah abdullah, muhammad hanif sainorudin, nilofar asim, masita mohammad, nurul huda abd kadir, zahira yaakob.  (2020).  extraction of microcrystalline cellulose from two different agriculture waste via chemical treatment.  - 6th international conference on advanced materials, mechanics and structural engineering, ammse 2019 (iop conference series: materials science and engineering).  1-6. 

     

    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. 

     

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

     

    lim kean long;zahira binti yaakob;loh kee shyuan;sharifah najiha binti timmiati;wong wai yin.  (2022).  irradiation treated transition metal oxide-reduced graphene oxide (tmo-rgo) electrocatalyst for fuel cell applications.  -

     

    sharifah najiha binti timmiati;zahira binti yaakob;lim kean long.  (2021).  study on the hydrogen storage properties of mixed metal hydride-catalyst composite for hydrogen-energy application.  -

     

    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..  -

     

    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.  -