Journal (Index ISI and SCOPUS) 2011

MEMS and Nanoelectronics Group

Theoretical analysis of stiffness constant and effective mass for a round-folded beam in MEMS accelerometer
Wong, W.C., Azid, I.A. & Majlis, B.Y.,
Strojniski Vestnik- Journal of Mechanical Engineering 57(6):517-525.

Fabrication of an integrated microfluidic perfusion system for mixing different solutions
Alireza Bahadorimehr, Azrul Azlan Hamzah & Burhanuddin Yeop Majlis.,
International Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences  3(1):30-33.

3D Corporate Tourism: a concept for innovation in nanomaterials engineering
Gebeshuber, I.C. & Majlis, B.Y.,
International Journal of Materials Engineering Innovation 2(1): 38-48

Piezoelectric micropump with nanoliter per minute flow for drug delivery systems
Juliana Johari, Jumril Yunas, Azrul Azlan Hamzah & Burhanuddin Yeop Majlis,
Sains Malaysiana 40(3): 275–281

MEMS very low capacitive pressure sensor based on CMOS Process
Muhamad Ramdzan Buyong, Norazreen Abd Aziz & Burhanuddin Yeop Majlis
Sains Malaysiana  40(3): 259–266.

Effects of annealing conditions on the surface morphology and crystallinity of sputtered ZnO nano films
Karamdel, J., Dee, C.F. & Yeop Majlis, B
Sains Malaysiana 40(3): 209–213

Amorphization of ZnO nanowires by proton beam irradiation
Dee,C.F., Ishaq Ahmad, Yan, L., Zhou, X.  & Yeop Majlis, B
Nano 6(3): 259–263

Contact welding study of carbon nanotube with ZnO nanowire
Dee, C.F., Ishaq Ahmad, Long, Y. Zhou, X, Salleh, M. M. & Majlis, B. Y
Physica E: Low-dimensional Systems and Nanostructures 43(10): 1857-1862.

Effect of substrate temperature on gold-catalyzed silicon nanostructures growth by hot-wire chemical vapor deposition (HWCVD)
Su Kong Chong, Boon Tong Goh, Zarina Aspanut, Muhamad Rasat Muhamad, Chang Fu Dee & S. Abdul Rahman
Applied Surface Science  257(8):  3320-3324.

Silicon nanostructures fabricated by Au and SiH4 co-deposition technique using hot-wire chemical vapor deposition
S.K. Chong, B. Tong Goh, Z. Aspanut, M.R. Muhamad, B.Varghese, C. Haur Sow, C.F. Dee & S. Abdul Rahman
Thin Solid Films  520(1): 74-78

Effect of rf power on the growth of silicon nanowires by hot-wire assisted plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition (HW-PECVD) technique
S.K. Chong, B.T. Goh, Z. Aspanut, M. Rasat Muhamad, Chang Fu Dee & Saadah Abdul Rahman
Thin Solid Films 519(15): 4933-4939

Implementation of ZnO nanorods as sensing elements for a surface acoustic wave sensor
Dee, C.F., Aw, K.C., Wright, B., Yan, X., Zou, C., Gao, W., Salleh, M.M., Majlis, B.Y. &  Lee, J.D.
Materials Science Forum 663-665: 563-567 

Radial growth of slanting-columnar nanocrystalline Si on Si nanowires
Chong, S.K., Goh, B.T., Aspanut, Z., Muhamad, M.R., Dee, C.F. & Rahman, S.A.
Chemical Physics Letters 515(1-3): 68-71.

Synthesis of indium-catalyzed Si nanowires by hot-wire chemical vapor deposition
Chong, S.K., Goh, B.T., Aspanut, Z., Muhamad, M.R., Dee, C.F. & Rahman, S.A.
Materials Letters 65 (15-16): 2452-2454

Fabrication of glass-based microfluidic devices with photoresist as mask
Bahadorimehr, Alireza & Majlis, Burhanuddin Yeop
Journal of Microelectronics Electronic Components and Materials  41(3): 193-196

Triggered, nanostructured biodegradables (TNBs) for surgical implants
Gordon, R., Levin, S.M. & Gebeshuber, I.C.
Micro and Nanosystems 3(4): 284-289.

Bioinspiration for tribological systems on the micro- and nanoscale: Dynamic, mechanic, surface and structure related functions
Gebeshuber, I.C. & Gordon, R.,
Micro and Nanosystems 3(4) : 271-276

Syntesis and characterisation of Zn–Sn–In–O quaternary nanostructure system
A. Ismardi, C. F. Dee, H. Abdullah, B. Y. Majlis & M. M. Salleh,
Materials Research Innovations  15(2):173-175

Application of Taguchi method in the optimization of process variation for 32nm CMOS technology
Elgomati, H.A., Majlis, B.Y., Ahmad, I., Salehuddin, F., Hamid, F.A., Zaharim, A. & Apte, P.R.,
Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences 5(7): 346-355

Effects of substrate on surface morphology, crystallinity, and photoluminescence properties of sputtered ZnO nano films
Karamdel, J., Hadi, A., Dee, C.F. & Majlis, B.Y.,
Ionics , pp. 1-5, Article in Press

Microcantilever release process using micromachining technology
Rosminazuin Ab. Rahim, Badariah Bais & Burhanuddin Yeop Majlis
Journal of Science and Technology in the Tropics 7(2): 105-108.

Photoluminescence investigation of high quality GaAs(1-x)Bi(x) on GaAs
Mohmad, A. R., Bastiman, F., Hunter, C. J., Ng, J. S.,Sweeney, S. J. & David, J. P. R.,
Applied Physics Letters 98(12): DOI: 10.1063/1.3565244

Finite element and system level analyses of piezoresistive microcantilever for biosensing applications
Muhammad, N.A., Bais, B.H., Ahmad, I. & Isnin, A.
Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences 5(12): 1038-1046.

Synthesis and characterization of well-aligned catalyst-free phosphorus-doped
J. Karamdel, C.F. Dee, K.G. Saw, B. Varghese, C.H. Sow, I. Ahmad & B.Y. Majlis
Journal of Alloys and Compounds 512(1): 68– 72

Photonics Group

Towards a novel simulation approach for the transport of atomic states through polarized photons
Md. Mijanur Rahman and P. K. Choudhury

On the quantum link for transport of logic states
Md. Mijanur Rahman and P. K. Choudhury

On the investigation of field and power through photonic crystal fibers: a simulation approach
Md. Mijanur Rahman and P. K. Choudhury

On the tapered optical fibers with radially anisotropic liquid crystal clad
P. K. Choudhury and W.K. Soon
Progress in Electromagnetics Research

Md. Mijanur Rahman and P. K. Choudhury
Cavity quantum electrodynamics for photon mediated transfer of quantum states
Journal of Applied Physics

On the dispersion relations of tapered core optical fibers with liquid crystal clad
P. K. Choudhury and P. T. S. Ping
Progress in Electromagnetics Research

Comparison of mesa and device diameter variation in double wafer-fused multi quantum-well, long-wavelength vertical cavity surface emitting lasers
Menon PS, Kandiah K, Ismail M, Majlis BY, Shaari S
Sains Malaysiana

Concentration-dependent minority carrier lifetime in an In(0.53)Ga(0.47)As interdigitated lateral PIN photodiode based on spin-on chemical fabrication methodology
P. S. Menon, K. Kandiah, A. A. Ehsan & S. Shaari
International Journal of Numerical Modelling: Electronic Networks, Devices and Fields

Optical and structural properties of Zn(1-x)FexS nanoparticles synthesized by chemical bath deposition method
Selmani, S., Abdullah, H., Shaari, S., Abd-Shukor, R.
Functional Materials Letters

ZnO: Sn Deposition by Sol-gel Method: Effect of Anealling on the Structural, Morphology and Optical Properties
H. Abdullah, S. Selmani, M.N. Norazia, P.S. Menon, S. Shaari & C.F. Dee
Sains Malaysiana

Investigation of In-band Transmission of Both SAC/OCDMA and WDM Signals
Isaac A. M. Ashour, Sahbudin Shaari, Hossam M. H. Shalaby, P Susthitha Menon

Variable coupling ratio Y-Branch plastic Optical fiber (POF) coupler with suspended waveguide taper
Ehsan, A.A., Shaari, S., Abd Rahman, M.K.
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C

Plastic optical fiber coupler with high index contrast waveguide taper 
Ehsan, A.A., Shaari, S., Rahman, M.K.A.
Progress In Electromagnetics Research C

Acrylic and metal based Y-branch plastic optical fiber splitter with optical NOA63 polymer waveguide taper region,
Ehsan, A.A., Shaari, S., Rahman, M.K.A.
Optical Review

Fabrication of 1×2 asymmetric plastic optical fiber coupler for portable optical access-card system
Ehsan, A.A., Shaari, S., Rahman, M.K.A.
Optical Review

Analysis of single-mode condition and high-order modes discrimination in photonic crystal VCSEL
Alias, M.S., Shaari, S.
Applied Physics B: Lasers and Optics

Organic and Printed Electronics Group

A simple route to vertical array of quasi-1D ZnO nanofilms on FTO surfaces: 1D-crystal growth of nanoseeds under ammonia-assisted hydrolysis process
Akrajas Ali Umar, Mohd Yusri Abd Rahman, Rika Taslim, Muhamad Mat Salleh and Munetaka Oyama,
Nanoscales Research Letters 6:564

Detection of volatile organic compound gas using localized surface plasmon resonance of gold nanoparticles
Nengsih, S., Umar, A.A., Salleh, M.M., Yahaya, M.
Sains Malaysiana 40(3):231-235

Determination of HOMO and LUMO of [6,6]-phenyl C61-butyric acid 3-ethylthiophene ester and poly (3-octyl-thiophene-2, 5-diyl) through voltametry characterization
Shafiee, A., Salleh, M.M., Yahaya, M.
Sains Malaysiana 40(2):173-176

Formation of High-Density Crystalline-Shape Gold Nanoparticles on Indium Tin Oxide Surfaces: Effects of Alcohothermal Seeding
Umar, AA; Salleh, MM; Majlis, BY; Oyama, M
Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 11(6):4974-4980

Optical features of the gold nanoparticles deposited on ITO substrates
Aziz, M.A., Oyama, M., Ozga, K., Wojciechowski, A., Al Zayed, N., Kityk, I.V., Umar, A.A
Optics Communications Vol 284, 245-248

Chemical synthesis of metal nanoparticles in aqueous solutions with the presence of some additives
Oyama, M., Umar, A.A., Salleh, M.M., Majlis, B.Y.,
Sains Malaysiana 40(12):1345-135

Photoinduced absorption of Ag nanoparticles deposited on ITO substrate
Ozga K., Oyama M., Szota M., Nabiałek M., Kityk I.V., Ślzak A., Umar A.A., Nouneh K.
Journal of Alloys and Compounds 509S: S424-S426

Effect of organic salt doping on the performance of single layer bulk heterojunction organic solar cell
Yap, C.C., Yahaya, M., Salleh, M.M.,
Solar energy 85(1):95-99

Influence of PANI additions on methanol sensing properties of ZnO thin films
Haji Jumali, M.H., Ramli, N., Izzuddin, I., Salleh, M.M., Yahaya, M.,
Sains Malaysiana 40(3):203-208

M.A. Structural, optical and electrical properties of fluorine doped tin oxide thin films deposited using inkjet printing technique
Samad, W.Z., Salleh, M.M., Shafiee, A., Yarmo,
Sains Malaysiana 40(3):251-257 3301-3315

Chin Hoong Teh, R. Daik, M.M. Salleh, M. Ibrahim Mohamed Tahir and M.B. Kassim
Acta Crystallographica Section E E67,O3183

Fluorescent and nonlinear optical features of CdTe quantum dots
Umar, A.A., Reshak, A.H., Oyama, M., Plucinski, K.J
Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics DOI 10.1007/s10854-011-0434-6

Growth of platinum nanoparticles on stainless steel 316L current collectors to improve carbon-based supercapacitor performance
Taer, E., Deraman, M., Talib, I.A., Hashmi, S.A., Umar, A.A,
Electrochimica Acta 56: 10217-10222

Preparation of a highly porous binderless activated carbon monolith from rubber wood sawdust by a multi-step activation process for application in supercapacitors
Taer, E., Deraman, M., Talib, I.A., Awitdrus, A., Hashmi, S.A., Umar, A.A.,
International Journal of Electrochemical Science 6: 3301-3315

Micro and Nanoelectronics System Group

Designing of a Fuzzy Logic based Traffic Controller System using VHDL
Md. Shabiul Islam
Australian Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences

Microelectronics and Semiconductor Packaging

Kesan Teknik Pengaktifan Bermangkin Berbeza Terhadap Prestasi Terma Penyebar Haba Cip Balikan
C.S. Foong, Ibrahim Ahmad, Azami Zaharim, Rozaidi Rasid & Azman Jalar,
Sains Malaysiana

Oxidation Effect of Welded AA6061 Al Alloy Using ER5356 Filler Metal
Che Lah Nur Azida, Azman Jalar, Norinsan Kamil Othman, Abdul Razak Daud,
Journal of Applied Mechanics and Materials

Oxidation Effect on Welded AA6061 Al Alloy Using ER4043 Filler Metal
C.L. Nur Azida, A. Jalar, N.K. Othman, A.R. Daud,
Journal of Applied Mechanics and Materials

Estimation of curing profile’s parameters for Flip Chip packaging using DSC and TGA
Kornain, Z., Jalar, A., Rasid, R., Foong, C.S., Wong, T.L.,
Key Engineering Materials

Corrosion Behavior of Fe-Cr Alloys in Ar-10%O2 Atmosphere
N. K. Othman, N. Othman and A. Jalar
Key Engineering Materials

Rashdi, N., Kornain, Z., Effect of different fillers on microstructure and tensile properties of welded AA6061-T6
Aziz, A.A.A., Ibrahim, M.F.A., Jalar, A., Junaidi, S., Abdullah, S.,
Key Engineering Materials

Effect of porosity on tensile behaviour of welded AA6061-T6 aluminium alloy
M. F. Ahmad Ibrahim, S.R.S.Bakar, A. Jalar, N. K. Othman, J. Sharif, A. R. Daud and N. M. Rashdi,
Applied Mechanics and Materials

Stress Distribution Effect on a Stacked-Die QFN Package Manufacturing Processes
I. Abdullah, A. Jalar, S. Abdullah, M. F. Rosle and M.F. Mod Yunoh,
Key Engineering Materials

Durability Assessment of Quad Flat No-Lead Package Using Signal Analysis
M.F. M. Yunoh, S. Abdullah, A. Jalar, L. Abdullah and M.F. Abdullah,
Key Engineering Materials

Effect of Hook Location for Ultra Fine Pitch Wirebonding Pull Testing Method
F. Harun, Azman Jalar, Shahrum Abdullah, Mohd Faridz Mod Yunoh,
Key Engineering Materials

Microstructural Behaviour Study and FEA-Based Fatigue Simulation on Parabolic Leaf Spring
Fayyadh Nakhaie Ahmad Refngah, Shahrum Abdullah, Azman Jalar, L.B. Chua,
Key Engineering Materials

The study of underfill epoxy hardness in reducing curing process time for flip chip packaging
Zainudin Kornain, Azman Jalar, Rozaidi Rasid and Shahrum Abdullah,
Key Engineering Materials

Effect of gamma-irradiation towards stress-strain curve of single die QFN package
Wan Yusmawati Wan Yusoff, Azman Jalar, Norinsan Kamil Othman, Irman Abdul Rahman,
Materials Science Forum

Synthesis of porous MgO into sheet-like structure via solution routes
Maria Abu Bakar, Muhammad Azmi Abdul Hamid, Azman Jalar and Roslinda Shamsudin,
Materials Science Forum

Hardness Test on an Epoxy Mold Compounds of a Quad Flat No Lead Package Using the Depth Sensing Nanoindentation
S. Abdullah, M.F.M. Yunoh, A. Jalar and M.F. Abdullah,
Materials Science Forum