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Research Output 1988 2019

2019

Environmental site assessment at TPH contaminated site: A Malaysian case study

Wan Yaacob, W. Z., Samsudin, A. R., Taha, M. R., Saidin, A. N. & Husin, S., 1 Jan 2019, Proceedings of the 8th International Congress on Environmental Geotechnics Volume 1 - Towards a Sustainable Geoenvironment. Bouazza, A., Zhan, L. & Chen, Y. (eds.). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, p. 739-747 9 p. (Environmental Science and Engineering).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Crude oil
Hydrocarbons
Soils
Silt
Surface waters
Open Access
Cadmium chloride
carbon nanotubes
Cadmium Chloride
Carbon Nanotubes
adsorbents
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

3 dimension real time images of rainfall infiltration into unsaturated soil slope

Ibrahim, A., Kabir Ahmad, I. & Taha, M. R., 1 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of GEOMATE. 14, 43, p. 31-35 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Infiltration
Rain
infiltration (hydrology)
infiltration
rainwater

A review on Critical State Parameters of residual soil

Latib, F. W. M., Taha, M. R. & Kasa, A., 1 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 13, 17, p. 7465-7470 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soils
Soil mechanics
Civil engineering
Clay
Sand

Burden of health-related issues and community empowerment in malaysia’s east coast flood

Wan Puteh, S. E., Siwar, C., Hod, R., Mohammed Nawi, A., Idris, I. B., Ahmad, I. S., Idris, N. D. M., Alias, N. A. & Taha, M. R., 1 Jan 2018, Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management. Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., p. 19-36 18 p. (Community, Environment and Disaster Risk Management; vol. 20).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

empowerment
quality of life
Coastal zones
Health
coast
1 Citation (Scopus)

Effects of nano-carbon reinforcement on the swelling and shrinkage behaviour of soil

Taha, M. R., Alsharef, J. M. A., Al-Mansob, R. A. & Khan, T. A., 1 Jan 2018, In : Sains Malaysiana. 47, 1, p. 195-205 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

swelling
reinforcement
carbon
soil
crack
1 Citation (Scopus)

Modeling the lateral response of pile groups in cohesionless and cohesive soils

Abbas Al-Shamary, J. M., Chik, Z. & Taha, M. R., 1 Dec 2018, In : International Journal of Geo-Engineering. 9, 1, 1.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
cohesionless soil
pile group
cohesive soil
Piles
pile

Modelling and assessment of a single pile subjected to Lateral Load

Abbas, J. M., Chik, Z. & Taha, M. R., 1 Mar 2018, In : Studia Geotechnica et Mechanica. 40, 1, p. 65-78 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Piles
pile
modeling
Soils
pile response
1 Citation (Scopus)

Performance of soil stabilized with carbon nanomaterials

Taha, M. R. & Alsharef, J. M. A., 1 Jan 2018, Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 63. p. 757-762 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nanostructured materials
Carbon
Soils
Carbon Nanotubes
Carbon nanofibers

Recent Developments in Nanomaterials for Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering

Taha, M. R., 14 Feb 2018, In : MATEC Web of Conferences. 149, 02004.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Nanostructured materials
Soils
Nanotechnology
Geotechnical engineering
Clay

Stress-strain behaviour of compacted residual soil in direct shear test

Taha, M. R., Mofiz, S. A. & Kamal Hossain, M., 1 Jan 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

residual soil
shear test
soils
shear
Soils

Sustainable water resources using corner pivot lateral, A novel sprinkler irrigation system layout for small scale farms

Rad, S., Gan, L., Chen, X., You, S., Huang, L., Su, S. & Taha, M. R., 13 Dec 2018, In : Applied Sciences (Switzerland). 8, 12, 2601.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pivots
water resources
irrigation
Water resources
Irrigation

Watershed Sustainability Index for Langat UNESCO HELP River Basin, Malaysia

Elfithri, R., Mokhtar, M., Abdullah, M. P., Taha, M. R., Toriman, M. E., Mohammad Yasin, R., Yaakub, J., Khirotdin, R. P. K., Sultan, M. M. A., Ishak, S. A., Ramzan, N. M., Kamarudin, M. K. A., Juahir, H., Ghazali, A., Ismail, A. & Gasim, M. B., 1 Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Engineering and Technology(UAE). 7, 3.14 Special Issue 14, p. 187-190 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrology
United Nations
Malaysia
Watersheds
Rivers
2017

California bearing ratio tests of enzyme-treated sedimentary residual soil show no improvement

Khan, T. A., Taha, M. R., Firoozi, A. A. & Firoozi, A. A., 1 Aug 2017, In : Sains Malaysiana. 46, 8, p. 1259-1267 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
Enzymes
Soils
Field emission
X ray diffraction
1 Citation (Scopus)

Influence of carbon nanofibers on the shear strength and comparing cohesion of direct shear test and AFM

Alsharef, J. M. A., Taha, M. R., Al-Mansob, R. A. & Khan, T. A., 2017, In : Journal of Nano Research. 49, p. 108-126 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon nanofibers
cohesion
shear strength
Shear strength
Atomic force microscopy
4 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of nanolime and curing period on unconfined compressive strength of soil

Govindasamy, P., Taha, M. R., Alsharef, J. & Ramalingam, K., 2017, In : Applied and Environmental Soil Science. 2017, 8307493.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil strength
compressive strength
lime
micropores
fill
2 Citations (Scopus)

Lateral pile response subjected to different combination of loadings

Abbas, J. M., Chik, Z. & Taha, M. R., 1 Jan 2017, In : Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review. 10, 6, p. 195-205 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Piles
Axial loads
Soils

Micromechanical formulation of the mobilized stress ratio under principal stress rotation in granular materials

Shaverdi, H., Kalantary, F. & Taha, M. R., 30 Jun 2017, In : EPJ Web of Conferences. 140, 15025.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

stress ratio
granular materials
formulations
friction
tensors
4 Citations (Scopus)

Physical dispersion of nanocarbons in composites – A review

Alsharef, J. M. A., Taha, M. R. & Khan, T. A., 1 Jul 2017, In : Jurnal Teknologi. 79, 5, p. 69-81 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Composite materials
Nanostructured materials
Reinforcement
Mechanical properties
Carbon nanofibers
2016

Assessment of Model Consistency for Determination of Soil–Water Characteristic Curves

Matlan, S. J., Taha, M. R. & Mukhlisin, M., 1 Apr 2016, In : Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering. 41, 4, p. 1233-1240 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil
water content
clay soil
suction
sand

Correlation between peak ground acceleration and strength parameters of residual soil

Baharudin, N. H., Kasa, A., Chik, Z., Taha, M. R. & Adnan, A., 2016, In : International Journal of Applied Engineering Research. 11, 9, p. 6757-6759 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soils
Friction
Experiments
1 Citation (Scopus)

Estimate of small stiffness and damping ratio in residual soil using spectral analysis of surface wave method

Bawadi, N. F., Mohd Nayan, K. A., Taha, M. R. & Omar, N. A., 1 Apr 2016, MATEC Web of Conferences. EDP Sciences, Vol. 47. 03017

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Surface waves
Spectrum analysis
Damping
Stiffness
Soils
1 Citation (Scopus)

Exposure of municipal solid waste disposal sites to climate related geohazards: Case study of selangor

Yahaya, N. S., Lim, C. S., Taha, M. R. & Pereira, J. J., 1 Dec 2016, In : Bulletin of the Geological Society of Malaysia. 62, p. 57-63 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

municipal solid waste
landfill
climate
hazard
slope failure
1 Citation (Scopus)

Hydraulic Conductivity of Residual Soil-Cement Mix

Govindasamy, P. & Taha, M. R., 22 Jul 2016, In : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 136, 1, 012031.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Soil cement
Hydraulic conductivity
Soils
Cements
Pore size

Numerical Modelling of Embankment on Soft Clay

Nujid, M. M. & Taha, M. R., 22 Jul 2016, In : IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. 136, 1, 012021.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Embankments
Clay
Physics
Soils
clay
7 Citations (Scopus)

Potential of Using Nanocarbons to Stabilize Weak Soils

Alsharef, J. M. A., Taha, M. R., Firoozi, A. A. & Govindasamy, P., 2016, In : Applied and Environmental Soil Science. 2016, 5060531.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carbon nanotubes
nanofibers
hydraulic conductivity
nanomaterials
soil stabilization

Soil plasticity model for analysis of collapse load on layers soil

Md Nujid, M. & Taha, M. R., 1 Apr 2016, MATEC Web of Conferences. EDP Sciences, Vol. 47. 03020

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Plasticity
Loads (forces)
Soils
Bearing capacity
Plastic deformation
5 Citations (Scopus)

Soil-water characteristic curves and hydraulic conductivity of nanomaterial-soil-bentonite mixtures

Taha, O. M. E. & Taha, M. R., 1 Jan 2016, In : Arabian Journal of Geosciences. 9, 1, p. 1-14 14 p., 12.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bentonite
hydraulic conductivity
soil water
soil
suction

The utilization of dynamic properties in determining pile bearing capacity

Bawadi, N. F., Mohd Nayan, K. A. & Taha, M. R., 20 Apr 2016, In : ARPN Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences. 11, 8, p. 5347-5351 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shear waves
Bearing capacity
Surface waves
Spectrum analysis
Piles
1 Citation (Scopus)

Tropical stormwater nutrient degradation using nano-TiO2 in photocatalytic reactor detention pond

Rad, S., Shamsudin, S., Taha, M. R. & Shahid, S., 1 Jan 2016, In : Water Science and Technology. 73, 2, p. 405-413 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ponds
stormwater
Nutrients
pond
Degradation
2 Citations (Scopus)

Variation of ultrasonic pulse velocity of multiple-blended binders concretes incorporating thermally activated alum sludge ash

Owaid, H. M., Hamid, R. & Taha, M. R., 4 Nov 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering. p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ashes
Sewage sludge
Binders
Ultrasonics
Concretes
2015
5 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of DDT and PCB by nanomaterials from residual soil

Taha, M. R. & Mobasser, S., 1 Dec 2015, In : PLoS One. 10, 12, e0144071.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carbon nanotubes
nanomaterials
Carbon Nanotubes
Nanostructures
Polychlorinated Biphenyls
6 Citations (Scopus)

Analysis of rainfall effect to slope stability in Ulu Klang, Malaysia

Mukhlisin, M., Matlan, S. J., Ahlan, M. J. & Taha, M. R., 2015, In : Jurnal Teknologi. 72, 3, p. 15-21 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Slope stability
Landslides
Rain
Soils
Water
4 Citations (Scopus)

An expert system to remedy concrete imperfections and their effects on rigid pavements

Mosa, A. M., Ismail, N. N., Md Yusoff, N. I., Mubaraki, M. A., Memon, N. A., Taha, M. R. & Hainin, M. R., 2015, In : Jurnal Teknologi. 76, 14, p. 105-119 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pavements
Expert systems
Concretes
Defects
Deterioration
Retaining walls
Reinforced concrete
Neural networks
Mean square error
Geotechnical engineering
4 Citations (Scopus)

Behavior of strip footing on reinforced sand slope

Altalhe, E. B., Taha, M. R. & Abdrabbo, F. M., 3 Apr 2015, In : Journal of Civil Engineering and Management. 21, 3, p. 376-383 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearing capacity
Sand
Soils
Soil
2 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of ultimate pile bearing capacity from a seismic method of shear wave velocity in comparison with conventional methods

Mohd Nayan, K. A., Taha, M. R., Omar, N. A., Bawadi, N. F., Joh, S. H. & Omar, M. N., 2015, In : Jurnal Teknologi. 74, 3, p. 99-102 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shear waves
Bearing capacity
Piles
Soils
Geotechnical engineering
11 Citations (Scopus)
Compaction
Soils
Curing
Field emission
Compressive strength
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of ultrasonic treatment on clay microfabric evaluation by atomic force microscopy

Firoozi, A. A., Taha, M. R., Firoozi, A. A. & Khan, T. A., 2015, In : Measurement: Journal of the International Measurement Confederation. 66, p. 244-252 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ultrasonic processing
illite
bentonite
Atomic Force Microscope
kaolinite

Environmental education and sustainable development in engineering field

Md Zain, S., Mahmood, N. A., Ahmad Basri, N. E., Basri, H., Wan Badaruzzaman, W. H., Jaafar, O., Suja`, F., Taha, M. R. & Wan Mokhtar, W. H. M., 1 Jun 2015, In : Journal of Engineering Science and Technology. 10, Spec. Issue 1 on UKM Teaching and Learning Congress 2013, Jun..., p. 23-32 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sustainable development
Education
Students
Engineering education
Conservation

Incorporation of initial static shear stress in the dilatancy flow rule of granular materials under quasi-static loading

Shaverdi, H., Kalantary, F. & Taha, M. R., 2015, Geomechanics from Micro to Macro - Proceedings of the TC105 ISSMGE International Symposium on Geomechanics from Micro to Macro, IS-Cambridge 2014. Taylor and Francis - Balkema, Vol. 2. p. 679-682 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

dilatancy
granular materials
shear stress
anisotropy
formulations
5 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of axial load on the lateral pile groups response in cohesionless and cohesive soil

Abbasa, J. M., Chik, Z. & Taha, M. R., 1 Jun 2015, In : Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering. 9, 2, p. 176-193 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Axial loads
Piles
Soils
Loads (forces)

Pile behavior due to tunnel excavation

Abdullah, M. H. & Taha, M. R., 2015, In : Electronic Journal of Geotechnical Engineering. 20, 2, p. 603-624 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Excavation
Piles
Tunnels
excavation
pile
3 Citations (Scopus)

Strength tests of enzyme- Treated illite and black soil mixtures

Khan, T. A., Taha, M. R., Firoozi, A. A. & Firoozi, A. A., 5 Nov 2015, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Engineering Sustainability. 169, 5, p. 214-222 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Enzymes
Soils
Chemical reactions
Moisture
Embankments
5 Citations (Scopus)

The influence of freeze-thaw cycles on unconfined compressive strength of clay soils treated with lime

Firoozi, A. A., Taha, M. R., Firoozi, A. A. & Khan, T. A., 1 Sep 2015, In : Jurnal Teknologi. 76, 1, p. 107-113 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lime
Compressive strength
Clay
Soils
Silica sand
1 Citation (Scopus)

Tropical stormwater chemical oxygen demand degradation using nano TiO2 in photocatalytic reactor detention pond

Rad, S., Shamsudin, S., Taha, M. R. & Shahid, S., 1 Jun 2015, In : Asian Journal of Chemistry. 27, 6, p. 2311-2316 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chemical oxygen demand
Ponds
Degradation
Dissolved oxygen
Forms (concrete)
4 Citations (Scopus)

Volume change and hydraulic conductivity of soil-bentonite mixture

Taha, O. M. E. & Taha, M. R., 2015, In : Jordan Journal of Civil Engineering. 9, 1, p. 43-58 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bentonite
Hydraulic conductivity
Soils
Drying
Cracks
2014
28 Citations (Scopus)

Adaptive particle swarm optimization for simultaneous design of UPFC damping controllers

Eslami, M., Shareef, H., Taha, M. R. & Khajehzadeh, M., May 2014, In : International Journal of Electrical Power and Energy Systems. 57, p. 116-128 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Particle swarm optimization (PSO)
Damping
Controllers
Global optimization
Experiments

Adsorption of DDT and PCB using natural soil and carbon nanotube

Taha, M. R. & Mobassera, S., 1 Jan 2014, 9th International Conference on Environmental Engineering, ICEE 2014. Dept. of Mathematical Modelling, (9th International Conference on Environmental Engineering, ICEE 2014).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
Polychlorinated biphenyls
Carbon nanotubes
Soils
Adsorption
Impurities
7 Citations (Scopus)

Adsorption of DDT from Contaminated Soil using Carbon Nanotubes

Taha, M. R. & Mobasser, S., 2014, In : Soil and Sediment Contamination. 23, 7, p. 703-714 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

carbon nanotubes
Carbon Nanotubes
DDT
DDT (pesticide)
soil carbon