Nurul Akidah Baharuddin, PhD

Research Fellow

  • Email: akidah@ukm.edu.my
  • Telephone: +603 8911 8538
  • Address: Fuel Cell Institute
  • Level 4, Research Complex
    National University of Malaysia
    43600 UKM Bangi
    Selangor

Educations

Ph.D. in Fuel Cell Engineering, National University of Malaysia, Nov 2017

M.Sc. in Fuel Cell Engineering, National University of Malaysia, August 2014

B.Eng (Hons.) in Mechanical Engineering, National University of Malaysia, Sept 2011

 

Research Experiences

  • Research Fellow (2018-Present) Fuel Cell Institute, National University of Malaysia.
  • PhD Research Student (2014-2017) Fuel Cell Institute, National University of Malaysia. Advisors: Prof. Dr. Andanastuti Muchtar & Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mahendra Rao Somalu. “Fabrication and Characterisation of SrFe1-xTixO3-δ Cobalt-Free Cathode Material for An Intermediate-Temperature Solid Oxide Fuel Cell”.
  • Sc Research Student (2011-2014) National University of Malaysia. Advisor: Fuel Cell Institute, National University of Malaysia. Advisors: Prof. Dr. Andanastuti Muchtar, Prof. Ir. Dr. Abu Bakar Sulong & Assoc. Prof. Dr. Huda Abdullah. “Development of an LSCF-SDC Carbonate Composite Cathode via The Electrophoretic Deposition”.
  • Undergraduate Research (2010-2011) National University of Malaysia. Advisor: Prof. Ir. Dr. Shahrum Abdullah. “Analysis of fatigue failure index for metal component”.

 

Awards

2018     Best Paper Award in International Conference on Sustainable Energy and Green Technology (SEGT 2018), Double-Tree by Hilton, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2017     Excellent Thesis (Doctor of Philosophy), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

2014     Frontrunner 5000-Top Articles in Outstanding S&T Journals of China, Institute of Scientific and Technical Information of China (ISTIC), China.

2014     Silver Award in Postgraduate Poster Competition-FKAB 30th Carnival, Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment (FKAB), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

2011     Razzaz Al-Jazari Award (Mechanical Engineering Student Award in Conjunction with UKM 39th Convocation), Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment (FKAB), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.

2007     Excellent Student Award for KPM Matriculation Programme (CGPA 4.0), Ministry of Education.

2005     Best student (Bahasa Melayu) for SPM 2005, SMS Muar.

 

Professional Activities and Services

  1. Coordinator for the research collaboration between the Fuel Cell Institute and Johor State Agencies, 2020.
  2. Internal examiner for PhD student (P77965), “Ceramic membrane and novel earthenware as separators in microbial fuel cell”, 2019.
  3. Emcee for the Symposium on Fuel Cell & Hydrogen Technology, 2019.
  4. Invited speaker, UKM Graduate Centre “Bicara Tuntas”, 19 December 2018. UKM Bangi.
  5. Invited speaker, UKM Graduate Centre The Tarik Session: How I graduate on time, 20 March 2018. UKM Bangi.
  6. Invited speaker, Fuel Cell Institute Writing Workshop: How to write an excellent thesis, 28 March 2018. UKM Bangi.
  7. Reviewer for International & Local Journal including:-
  8. International Journal of Integrated Engineering, August 2019.
  9. Jurnal Kejuruteraan (Journal of Engineering), August 2019.
  10. Jurnal Kejuruteraan (Journal of Engineering), August 2019.
  11. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, June 2019.
  12. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, March 2019.
  13. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, February 2019.
  14. Jurnal Kejuruteraan (Journal of Engineering), May 2017.
  15. Jurnal Kejuruteraan (Journal of Engineering), May 2017.
  16. Jurnal Kejuruteraan (Journal of Engineering), May 2017.
  17. Proceeding: 1st International Research Conference on Engineering, Science and Humanities 2016 (2 papers).

 

Active Students

  1. Azreen Junaida Binti Abd Aziz, M.Sc., Fuel Cell Engineering, Main supervisor.
  2. Samuel Reinhard Ignatius Sitorus, M.Sc., Fuel Cell Engineering, Co-supervisor.
  3. Muhammad Farhan Bin Hil Me, M.Sc., Fuel Cell Engineering, Co-supervisor.
  4. Muhammad Amirul Bin Mamsor, M.Sc., Fuel Cell Engineering, Co-supervisor.
  5. Nur Hanisah Binti Hadi, M.Sc., Fuel Cell Engineering, Co-supervisor.
  6. Muhammad Amirul Bin Mamsor, M.Sc., Fuel Cell Engineering, Co-supervisor.
  7. Mohd Isyraf Bin Aznam, PhD, Fuel Cell Engineering, Co-supervisor.

 

Past Students

  1. Wan Nor Anasuhah Wan Yusoff, M.Sc., Fuel Cell Engineering, Co-supervisor. Graduated 2019

 

Languages

English (Good), Malay (Good)