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Research Output 2011 2019

  • 372 Citations
  • 10 h-Index
  • 35 Article
  • 4 Conference contribution
  • 1 Editorial
  • 1 Review article
2019

Compatibility of utilising nitrogen-rich oil palm trunk sap for succinic acid fermentation by Actinobacillus succinogenes 130Z

Bukhari, N. A., Loh, S. K., Nasrin, A. B., Luthfi, A. A. I., Harun, S., Abdul, P. M. & Md Jahim, J., 1 Dec 2019, In : Bioresource Technology. 293, 122085.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
Succinic Acid
Fermentation
fermentation
Nitrogen

Detoxification of lignocellulosic hydrolysates by in situ formation of Fe(0) nanoparticles on activated carbon

Sajab, M. S., Santanaraj, J., Mohammad, A. W., Kaco, H. & Harun, S., 1 Jan 2019, In : BioResources. 14, 4, p. 8614-8626 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Detoxification
Lignin
Furaldehyde
detoxification
Furfural

Enhancement of high xylan recovery from black liquor of alkaline pretreated oil palm frond and its physicochemical properties

Sobri, N. S. A., Harun, S., Ishak, N. S., Md Jahim, J. & Mohammad, A. W., 1 Jan 2019, In : BioResources. 14, 3, p. 5400-5421 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Xylans
Palm oil
physicochemical property
lignin
Lignin
2 Citations (Scopus)

Preparation of kenaf stem hemicellulosic hydrolysate and its fermentability in microbial production of xylitol by Escherichia coli BL21

Shah, S. S. M., Luthfi, A. A. I., Low, K. O., Harun, S., Manaf, S. F. A., Illias, R. M. & Md Jahim, J., 1 Dec 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 4080.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hibiscus
Xylitol
Xylose
Escherichia coli
Fermentation
1 Citation (Scopus)
Supercritical fluids
Economic analysis
Profitability
Mass transfer
Solubility
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access
nanofibers
fluorouracil
nanoparticles
cellulose
synthesis
2018

Ammonia-based pretreatment for ligno-cellulosic biomass conversion – an overview

Latif, A. A., Harun, S., Mohd Shaiful, S., Markom, M. & Md Jahim, J., 1 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Engineering Science and Technology. 13, 6, p. 1595-1620 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioconversion
Ammonia
Biomass
Carbohydrates
Lignin

Boosting enzymatic hydrolysis of pressurized ammonium hydroxide pretreated empty fruit bunch using response surface methodology

Farahin Abdul Rahman, N. U. R., Harun, S., Mohd Shaiful, S., Zubairi, S. I., Markom, M., Md Jahim, J., Tusirin Mohd Nor, M., Amrin Abdullah, M. & Hashim, N., 1 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Engineering Science and Technology. 13, 8, p. 2421-2445 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium hydroxide
Enzymatic hydrolysis
Fruits
Sugars
Xylose
13 Citations (Scopus)

Fractionation of oil palm fronds (OPF) hemicellulose using dilute nitric acid for fermentative production of xylitol

Abdul Manaf, S. F., Md Jahim, J., Harun, S. & Luthfi, A. A. I., 1 May 2018, In : Industrial Crops and Products. 115, p. 6-15 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

xylitol
nitric acid
Elaeis guineensis
fronds
hemicellulose
1 Citation (Scopus)

Homogeneous solid dispersion (HSD) system for rapid and stable production of succinic acid from lignocellulosic hydrolysate

Luthfi, A. A. I., Tan, J. P., Harun, S., Manaf, S. F. A. & Md Jahim, J., 1 Jan 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Succinic Acid
Dilution
Acids
Cocos
Immobilization
1 Citation (Scopus)

Kinetics of the bioproduction of succinic acid by actinobacillus succinogenes from oil palm lignocellulosic hydrolysate in a bioreactor

Luthfi, A. A. I., Jahim, J. M., Harun, S., Tan, J. P., Manaf, S. F. A. & Shah, S. S. M., 1 Jan 2018, In : BioResources. 13, 4, p. 8279-8294 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Palm oil
Succinic Acid
Bioreactors
bioreactor
kinetics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Synergistic effects on process parameters to enhance enzymatic hydrolysis of alkaline oil palm fronds

Zain, M. M., Mohammad, A. W., Harun, S., Fauzi, N. A. & Hairom, N. H. H., 15 Oct 2018, In : Industrial Crops and Products. 122, p. 617-626 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Elaeis guineensis
fronds
enzymatic hydrolysis
biomass
glucosidases
2017
10 Citations (Scopus)

Biotechnological route for sustainable succinate production utilizing oil palm frond and kenaf as potential carbon sources

Luthfi, A. A. I., Manaf, S. F. A., Illias, R. M., Harun, S., Mohammad, A. W. & Md Jahim, J., 1 Apr 2017, In : Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology. 101, 8, p. 3055-3075 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Hibiscus
Succinic Acid
Oils
Carbon
Malaysia

Editorial Notes

Chun, L. S. & Harun, S., 2017, In : Journal of Physical Science. 28, p. I

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

7 Citations (Scopus)

Enhanced delignification of oil palm empty fruit bunch fibers with in situ fenton-oxidation

Santanaraj, J., Mohd Shaiful, S., Mohammad, A. W., Harun, S., Chia, C. H., Zakari, S. & Kaco, H., 1 Aug 2017, In : BioResources. 12, 3, p. 5223-5235 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Delignification
Palm oil
Fruits
fruit
Lignin
1 Citation (Scopus)

Interaction effects of pH and inhibitors in oil palm frond (OPF) hemicelullosic hydrolysate on xylitol production: A statistical study

Manaf, S. F. A., Luthfi, A. A. I., Md Jahim, J. & Harun, S., 2017, In : Journal of Physical Science. 28, p. 241-255 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Xylitol
Furfural
Palm oil
Acetic acid
inhibitors
5 Citations (Scopus)

Overview of the potential of bio-succinic acid production from oil palm fronds

Tan, J. P., Md Jahim, J., Harun, S. & Wu, T. Y., 2017, In : Journal of Physical Science. 28, p. 53-72 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
Succinic Acid
oils
acids
Acids
11 Citations (Scopus)

Pencirian kimia dan fizikal bagi tandan kosong buah kelapa sawit

Translated title of the contribution: Chemical and physical characterization of oil palm empty fruit bunchRosli, N. S., Harun, S., Md Jahim, J. & Othaman, R., 1 Feb 2017, In : Malaysian Journal of Analytical Sciences. 21, 1, p. 188-196 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
Fruits
Bioconversion
Lignin
Ashes
7 Citations (Scopus)

Potential use of coconut shell activated carbon as an immobilisation carrier for high conversion of succinic acid from oil palm frond hydrolysate

Indera Luthfi, A. A., Md Jahim, J., Harun, S., Tan, J. P. & Mohammad, A. W., 2017, In : RSC Advances. 7, 78, p. 49480-49489 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
Succinic Acid
Activated carbon
Acids
Bagasse

The effects of reducing power from metal carbonates on succinic acid production using Actinobacillus succinogenes

Tan, J. P., Md Jahim, J., Wu, T. Y., Harun, S. & Mumtaz, T., 2017, In : Jurnal Teknologi. 79, 5-3, p. 61-65 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbonates
Acids
Metals
Fluxes
Hydrogen
4 Citations (Scopus)

Tunable wavelength generation in the 1 μm region incorporating a 16-channel arrayed waveguide grating (AWG)

Salim, M. A. M., Ahmad, H., Azzuhri, S. R., Razak, M. Z. A. & Harun, S. W., 2017, In : Laser Physics. 27, 12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2016
23 Citations (Scopus)

Biorefinery approach towards greener succinic acid production from oil palm frond bagasse

Indera Luthfi, A. A., Md Jahim, J., Harun, S., Tan, J. P. & Mohammad, A. W., 1 Oct 2016, In : Process Biochemistry. 51, 10, p. 1527-1537 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bagasse
Palm oil
Succinic Acid
formic acid
Oils
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of sodium hydroxide pretreatment on rice straw composition

Harun, S. & Geok, S. K., 2016, In : Indian Journal of Science and Technology. 9, 21, 95245.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Straw
Sodium
Chemical analysis
Carbohydrates
Delignification
36 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of changes in chemical and structural characteristic of ammonia fibre expansion (AFEX) pretreated oil palm empty fruit bunch fibre on enzymatic saccharification and fermentability for biohydrogen

Abdul, P. M., Md Jahim, J., Harun, S., Markom, M., Lutpi, N. A., Hassan, O., Balan, V., Dale, B. E. & Mohd Nor, M. T., 1 Jul 2016, In : Bioresource Technology. 211, p. 200-208 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Saccharification
Palm oil
Fruits
Ammonia
ammonia
2 Citations (Scopus)

High-power Q-switched erbium-ytterbium codoped fiber laser using multiwalled carbon nanotubes saturable absorber

Saleh, Z. S., Ahmad, F., Anyi, C. L., Harun, S. W., Arof, H. & Ab Razak @ Mamat, M. Z., 2016, In : Optical Engineering. 55, 10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Kesan kaedah prarawatan berbeza terhadap tandan kosong kelapa sawit bagi penghasilan glukosa ringkas

Translated title of the contribution: The effect of various pretreatment methods on empty fruit bunch for glucose productionHamzah, N. H. C., Markom, M., Harun, S. & Hassan, O., 2016, In : Malaysian Journal of Analytical Sciences. 20, 6, p. 1474-1480 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fruits
Glucose
Cellulose
Acids
Enzymatic hydrolysis
3 Citations (Scopus)
Palm oil
Carbohydrates
Biomass
Fructose
Bagasse
1 Citation (Scopus)

Programme outcomes year III student through integrated project and open ended laboratory

Abd Rahman, N., Tan Kofli, N., Hassan, S. Z., Sheikh Abdullah, S. R., Rahman, M. S. A. & Harun, S., 19 May 2016, Proceedings of 2016 IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, EDUCON 2016: "Smart Education in Smart Cities". IEEE Computer Society, Vol. 10-13-April-2016. p. 1202-1206 5 p. 7474709

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

Students
Curricula
student
Education
Accreditation
7 Citations (Scopus)

Use of corn steep liquor as an economical nitrogen source for biosuccinic acid production by Actinobacillus succinogenes

Tan, J. P., Md Jahim, J., Wu, T. Y., Harun, S. & Mumtaz, T., 27 Jun 2016, In : Unknown Journal. 36, 1, 012058.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Actinobacillus
Succinic Acid
Zea mays
Nitrogen
Yeast
40 Citations (Scopus)

Utilization of oil palm fronds as a sustainable carbon source in biorefineries

Tan, J. P., Md Jahim, J., Harun, S., Wu, T. Y. & Mumtaz, T., 2 Mar 2016, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 41, 8, p. 4896-4906 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
oils
juices
Carbon
carbon
2015
27 Citations (Scopus)

Batch and continuous thermophilic hydrogen fermentation of sucrose using anaerobic sludge from palm oil mill effluent via immobilisation technique

Lutpi, N. A., Md Jahim, J., Mumtaz, T., Harun, S. & Abdul, P. M., 12 Mar 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Process Biochemistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
Sugar (sucrose)
Sewage sludge
Sewage
Immobilization
1 Citation (Scopus)
Straw
Ammonia
Fibers
Chemical analysis
Lignin
4 Citations (Scopus)

Investigation of the Effect of Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Pretreatment on Sugar Yield Prior to Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Empty Fruit Bunches

Che Hamzah, N. H., Markom, M., Hassan, O. & Harun, S., 1 Oct 2015, In : Industrial Biotechnology. 11, 5, p. 272-276 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Carbon Dioxide
Fruit
Hydrolysis
Glucose
Lignin

Recovery of fermentable sugars from palm oil mill effluent via enzymatic hydrolysis

Silvamany, H., Harun, S., Mumtaz, T. & Md Jahim, J., 2015, In : Jurnal Teknologi. 77, 33, p. 115-121 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
Enzymatic hydrolysis
Sugars
Effluents
Enzymes
2014
25 Citations (Scopus)
Succinic Acid
Biomass
Carbon
Fluxes
Straw

Preliminary study on analysis of the Chemical compositions and characterization of Empty Fruit Bunch (EFB) in Malaysia

Nurul Hazirah, C. H., Markom, M., Hassan, O., Md Jahim, J. & Harun, S., 2014, Advanced Materials Research. Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Vol. 970. p. 204-208 5 p. (Advanced Materials Research; vol. 970).

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

Fruits
Ashes
Chemical analysis
Palm oil
Lignin
2013
24 Citations (Scopus)

Biohydrogen production from pentose-rich oil palm empty fruit bunch molasses: A first trial

Abdul, P. M., Md Jahim, J., Harun, S., Markom, M., Hassan, O., Mohammad, A. W. & Asis, A. J., 22 Nov 2013, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 38, 35, p. 15693-15699 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pentose
Molasses
Palm oil
fruits
Fruits
50 Citations (Scopus)

Enhancement of batch biohydrogen production from prehydrolysate of acid treated oil palm empty fruit bunch

Chong, P. S., Md Jahim, J., Harun, S., Lim, S. S., Abd. Mutalib, S., Hassan, O. & Nor, M. T. M., 26 Jul 2013, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 38, 22, p. 9592-9599 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Palm oil
fruits
Fruits
fermentation
oils
49 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of AFEX™ pretreated rice straw as source of fermentable sugars: The influence of particle size

Harun, S., Balan, V., Takriff, M. S., Hassan, O., Md Jahim, J. & Dale, B. E., 2013, In : Biotechnology for Biofuels. 6, 1, 40.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Straw
Ammonia
Particle Size
Sugars
straw
2011

Alternative source of cellulosic biofuel in Malaysia: An initial assessment of rice straw

Harun, S., Dale, B., Balan, V., Takriff, M. S., Md Jahim, J. & Hassan, O., 1 Jan 2011, Sustainable Engineering Forum: Core Programming Topic at the 2011 AIChE Annual Meeting. AIChE, Vol. 2. 1 p.

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

biofuel
Straw
Biofuels
Malaysia

Alternative source of cellulosic biofuel in Malaysia: An initial assessment of rice straw

Harun, S., Dale, B., Balan, V., Takriff, M. S., Md Jahim, J. & Hassan, O., 2011, 11AIChE - 2011 AIChE Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings.

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

Bioethanol
Biofuels
Straw
Crops
Glucans