International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering

9–12 December 2015, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

Accepted papers received: 23 May 2016
Published online: 27 June 2016
Preface

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International Conference on Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering

Rosalam Sarbatly, Awang Bono, Chu Chi Ming, Tham Heng Jin, Noor Maizura Ismail and Zykamilia Kamin

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Peer review statement

Papers

Oil & Gas

012001
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Characterization of Malaysian coals for carbon dioxide sequestration

M Abunowara, M A Bustam, S Sufian and U Eldemerdash

012004
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Synthesis and characterization of supported sugar catalyst by dip coating method

J Janaun, N J Siambun and N N Safie

012005
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Physical explosion analysis in heat exchanger network design

M Pasha, D Zaini and A M Shariff

012006
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Preparation and characterization of Polyacrylonitrile/ Manganese Dioxides- based Carbon Nanofibers via electrospinning process

F E Che Othman, N Yusof, J Jaafar, A F Ismail, H Hasbullah, N Abdullah and M S Ismail

012008
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Effect of evaporation time on cellulose acetate membrane for gas separation

W N R Jami'an, H Hasbullah, F Mohamed, N Yusof, N Ibrahim and R R Ali

012009
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Effect of coagulant bath on the gas permeation properties of cellulose acetate asymmetric membrane

F. Mohamed, H. Hasbullah, W. N. R. Jami'an, W. N. H. W. Salleh, N. Ibrahim and R. R. Ali

012011
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Prediction aluminum corrosion inhibitor efficiency using artificial neural network (ANN)

Sh Ebrahimi, E G Kalhor, S R Nabavi, L Alamiparvin and R Pogaku

012012
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Reliability analysis on a shell and tube heat exchanger

S Lingeswara, R Omar and T I Mohd Ghazi

012013
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Flipping organic chemistry course: Possibilities and challenges

J Cha and H B Kim

012015
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Morphological analysis of Polyethersulfone/polyvinyl Acetate blend membrane synthesized at various polymer concentrations

S H A A Hadi, H A Mannan, H Mukhtar, M S Shaharun and T Murugesan

012016
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Polymer blend membranes for CO2 separation from natural gas

H Mukhtar, H A Mannan, D Minh, R Nasir, D F Moshshim and T Murugesan

Waste

012020
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Adsorption study of Ammonia Nitrogen by watermelon rind

A Ibrahim, L Yusof, N S Beddu, N Galasin, P Y Lee, R N S Lee and A Y Zahrim

012021
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Adsorption isotherm of non-azeotropic solution onto porous adsorbents

A Bono, N A Ramlan, S M Anisuzzaman, C M Chu and Y Y Farm

012022
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Development of carbon dioxide adsorbent from rice husk char

S Abang, J Janaun, S M Anisuzzaman and F S Ikhwan

012024
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Effect of titania nanotubes on the flux and separation performance of polyethersulfone membranes

M N Subramaniam, P S Goh, A F Ismail and W J Lau

012026
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Preliminary studies on immobilization of lipase using chicken eggshell

S Salleh, N A Serri, S Hena and H A Tajarudin

012027
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The potential of papaya leaf extract in controlling Ganoderma boninense

Z H Tay and K P Chong

012028
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Fruit waste adsorbent for ammonia nitrogen removal from synthetic solution: Isotherms and kinetics

AY Zahrim, Y Lija, L N S Ricky and I Azreen

012029
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A review on palm oil mill biogas plant wastewater treatment using coagulation-ozonation

Z D Dexter, C G Joseph and A Y Zahrim

012030
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Polishing of POME by Chlorella sp. in suspended and immobilized system

F A Lahin, R Sarbatly and E Suali

012032
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Water desalination by air-gap membrane distillation using meltblown polypropylene nanofiber membrane

S Rosalam, C K Chiam, S Widyaparamitha, Y W Chang and C A Lee

Biomass & Biofuels

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A review on the cords & plies reinforcement of elastomeric polymer matrix

S S Mahmood, H Husin, M.S. Mat-Shayuti and Z Hassan

012036
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The study of solid circulation rate in a compartmented fluidized bed gasifier (CFBG)

S K Wee, Y W Pok, M C Law and V C C Lee

012038
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An overview of oil palm biomass torrefaction: Effects of temperature and residence time

N Yaacob, N A Rahman, S Matali, S S Idris and A B Alias

012039
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Synthesis and characterization of metal oxide promoted alumina catalyst for biofuel production

S M Anisuzzaman, D Krishnaiah, A Bono, S Abang, M Sundang, E Suali, F A Lahin and A Shaik Alawodeen

012040
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Polyhydroxyalkanoates production from waste biomass

A K H Nor Aslan, M D Muhd Ali, N A Morad and P Tamunaidu

012041
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Comparative studies on the alcohol types presence in Gracilaria sp. and rice fermentation using Sasad

R Mansa, H Mansuit, C S Sipaut, C F Yee and S M Yasir

012042
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Hydrothermal pre-treatment of oil palm empty fruit bunch into fermentable sugars

M D Muhd Ali, P Tamunaidu, A K H Nor Aslan, N A Morad, N Sugiura, M Goto and Z Zhang

012043
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Correlation study of microalgae carbonation in membrane integrated photobioreactor

E Suali, R Sarbatly, S R M Shaleh, F A Lahin and S M Anisuzzaman

012045
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Hot compressed water extraction curve for palm oil and beta carotene concentration

M S M Sharizan, M N Azian, Y Yoshiyuki, A A M Kamal and M A Che Yunus

012047
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Simulation of air velocity in a vertical perforated air distributor

T N W Ngu, C M Chu and J A Janaun

Environment

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Peroxidase extraction from jicama skin peels for phenol removal

T Chiong, S Y Lau, E H Khor and M K Danquah

012049
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2-[(Hydroxymethyl)amino]ethanol in water as a preservative: Study of formaldehyde released by Taguchi's method

W Wisessirikul, S Loykulnant, S Montha, T Fhulua and P Prapainainar

012051
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Preparation of polyacrylnitrile (PAN)/ Manganese oxide based activated carbon nanofibers (ACNFs) for adsorption of Cadmium (II) from aqueous solution

N Abdullah, N Yusof, J Jaafar, AF Ismail, F E Che Othman, H Hasbullah, W N W Salleh and N Misdan

012052
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Synergistic effect of Cu-doped into CesZrO2 nanocatalysts

M N A Shah, K N Ismail, J Jai, N Faeqah and A Hadi

012054
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Encapsulation of bioactive compound from extracted jasmine flower using β-Cyclodextrin via electrospray

S Rahmam., M N Naim., E Ng., M Nn Mokhtar and N F Abu Bakar

012056
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Design and simulation of heat exchangers using Aspen HYSYS, and Aspen exchanger design and rating for paddy drying application

J Janaun, N H Kamin, K H Wong, H J Tham, V V Kong and M Farajpourlar

012059
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Measurement techniques for carbon dioxide sorption capacity on various coal samples: critical review

M Abunowara, M A Bustam, S Sufian and U Eldemerdash

012060
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Pollution of PM10 in an underground enclosed loading dock in Malaysia

M S Abualqumboz, N I Mohammed, A Malakahmad, A N Nazif and A T Albattniji

012062
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Preliminary studies on the extraction of Glycospanonins in Tongkat Ali extract

S Abirame, K Sivakumar, L S Chua and M R Sarmidi

012064
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Effect of moisture content and drying method on the amylose content of rice

J Janaun, V V Kong, C G Toyu, N H Kamin, P Wolyna and J S Lee

012065
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A review on intelligent sensory modelling

H J Tham, S Y Tang, K T K Teo and S P Loh

012067
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Utilizing steel slag in environmental application - An overview

J W Lim, L H Chew, T S Y Choong, C Tezara and M H Yazdi

012068
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Assessment of biological Hydrogen production processes: A review

G D Najafpour, M H Shahavi and S A Neshat