Staff Profile

Full NameDr. SITI FATIMAH ZAHARAH BINTI MOHAMAD FUZI
FacultyFAKULTI SAINS GUNAAN DAN TEKNOLOGI
DepartmentPANEL BIDANG TEKNOLOGI MAKANAN
Email
Designation DS51 - PENSYARAH
  KETUA UNIT BIO KESELAMATAN
PEJABAT AM
PEJABAT PERSEKITARAN, KESELAMATAN DAN KESIHATAN PEKERJAAN

Field of Expertise

Field Category (KPT) BIOTECHNOLOGY
Field (KPT) Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology
Field of Specialization (KPT) Fermentation Technology

Areas of Research Interest

1. Bioreactor strategies for upscaling recombinant potein production in yeast and E. coli
2. Synthetic biology for host
3. Immobilization of biocatalysts

Innovation Field of Interest

1. Functional food
2. Food engineering
3. Near Infrared Spectroscopic Application

Academic Qualification

YearQualificationInstitution
2013 DOKTOR FALSAFAH KEJURUTERAAN BIOPROSES UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MALAYSIA
2006 SARJANA MUDA SAINS (BIOLOGI INDUSTRI) UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MALAYSIA
2002 SC/MCE/SPM/SPVM MRSM MERSING

Professional Appointments

DS51 - Pensyarah

Management Experience

DateDescription
01/05/2019 - 30/04/2021 Ketua Unit Bio Keselamatan
Pejabat Persekitaran, Keselamatan dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan
16/04/2017 - 30/04/2019 Ketua Unit Bio Keselamatan
Pejabat Canselori, Bahagian Persekitaran, Keselamatan dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan
01/02/2017 - 31/01/2019 Ketua Kumpulan Fokus (FG)
Fakulti Sains Gunaan dan Teknologi, Microbial Biotechnology & Bioprocess
20/01/2019 - 24/01/2019 Menjalankan Tugas (Pengarah)
Pejabat Canselori, Bahagian Persekitaran, Keselamatan dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan
15/06/2015 - 14/06/2017 Ketua Panel
Fakulti Sains, Teknologi Dan Pembangunan Insan, Jabatan Teknologi Dan Warisan

Professional Societies

YearDescriptionRoleLevel
01/01/2014 - 31/12/2014 Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB)
Ahli Antarabangsa
15/08/2017 - 15/08/2018 Malaysian Biosafety ang Biosecurity Association (MBBA)
Ahli Kebangsaan
01/01/2016 - 31/12/2017 Malaysian Institute Of Food Technology (MIFT)
Corporate Member Kebangsaan

Teaching Experience

YearDescriptionLevel
2017 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Analysis I [BWD 20303], Sesi 20142015 Semester 1, UTHM University
2017 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Biochemistry [BWD 20103], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, UTHM University
2017 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Biotehnology [BWD 31103], Sesi 20152016 Semester 2, UTHM University
2017 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical Food Analysis II [BWD 20603], Sesi 20152016 Semester 2, UTHM University
2016 Lab/practical, Cell Biology [BWD 10103], Sesi 20162017 Semester 1, UTHM University
2016 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Biochemistry [BWD 20103], Sesi 20162017 Semester 1, UTHM University
2016 Lab/practical, Sensory Evaluation of Food [BWD 20803], Sesi 20162017 Semester 1, UTHM University
2015 Teaching Lecture, Food Analysis II [BWD 20603], Sesi 20152016 Semester 2, UTHM University
2015 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Cell Biology [BWD 10103], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, UTHM University
2015 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Biotehnology [BWD 31103], Sesi 20152016 Semester 2, UTHM University
2015 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Biochemistry [BWD 20103], Sesi 20152016 Semester 1, UTHM University
2014 Lab/practical, Food Analysis II [BWD 20603], Sesi 20142015 Semester 2, UTHM University
2014 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Biotechnology [BWD 31103], Sesi 20142015 Semester 2, UTHM University
2014 Teaching Lecture, Biology Intermediate [BBR 26303], Sesi 20142015 Semester 1, UTHM University
2014 Lab/practical, Cell Biology [BWD 10103], Sesi 20142015 Semester 1, UTHM University
2014 Food Technology Unit Process II [BWD 30103], Sesi 20142015 Semester 1, UTHM University
2014 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Analysis I [BWD 20303], Sesi 20142015 Semester 1, UTHM University
2013 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Cell Biology [BWD 10103], Sesi 20132014 Semester 1, UTHM University
2013 Food Chemistry [BWD 10603], Sesi 20132014 Semester 2, UTHM University
2013 Teaching Lecture and Lab/practical, Food Analysis II [BWD 20603], Sesi 20132014 Semester 2, UTHM University

Research Grants And Contracts

CodeTitleDesignationEnd Date
K029 CRG-IMMOBILIZING RECOMBINANT Esherichia coli WITH NANOPARTICLE FROM BIO-WASTE OIL PALM LEAVES TO IMPROVE PRODUCTION OF CYCLODEXTRIN GLUCANOTRANSFERASE Ketua 31/12/2020
K039 Development of Portable Nondestructive Brix Measurement Prototype using Near Infrared Light and Artificial Intelligence for intact Pineapples Ahli 31/12/2020
H429 Immobilization of Recombinant Escherichia coli onto Selected Matrices to increase the production of Cyclodextrin Glucanotransferase Ketua 30/06/2020
1599 Evaluation and characterization of recombinant yeast, Kluyveromyces lactis immobilization using nano-materials for stability and high level production of xylanase enzyme Ketua 31/01/2020
U661 Optimization of Cultural Conditions for Immobilization of Kluyveromyces Lactis Onto Graphene Oxide For Xylanase Enzyme Production Ahli 31/12/2018
A138 Development of Apple Cider Vinegar Drink (ACVD) fo Malaysian Market Ahli 31/10/2018
1514 Immobilization Of Recombinant Kliyveromyces lactis On Carbon Nanotubes As Whole Cell Biocatalysts For Xylooligosaccharides Production Ketua 26/01/2018
X049 New Technologies for sustainable Bio- Economy : Construction of Microbial cell biocatalyst for production of biobased fine chemicals Ahli 31/10/2017
R048 Enhance production of thermostable engineered xylanase by recombinant Escherichia coli for bioconversion of natural biomass into value-added biomolecules. Ketua 31/05/2017
U111 Studies On My Crobacterial Response To Subsitute Sugar Sources Derived From Madu Kelulut And Stevia Rebaudiana Ahli 31/03/2017
U190 Bioprocess Stratergies and Analysis of Enzymes Expression in Recombinant E.Coli for Xylitol Production Ketua 31/03/2017
U488 Enhance production of thermostable engineered xylanese by recombinant Eschrichia coli for bioconversion of natural into value added biomolecules Ketua 28/02/2017
R050 Antioxidant and Anti-cholinesterase Potential of Piper Sarmentosum (Kadok) : Isolation and Identification of Bioctive Compounds for the treatment of Alzheimer's Disease Ahli 30/11/2016
1337 Development of Biochemical Profile and Functional Properties of Honey From Trigona sp Ketua 31/10/2015

Publications

Book
MUSLI NIZAM BIN YAHYA, MOHAMMAD KAMIL ABDULLAH, AINUN RAHMAHWATI AINUDDIN@NORDIN, SITI FATIMAH ZAHARAH MOHAMAD FUZI, 'AISHAH NAJWA ABD RAHMAN
(2018) Keselamatan Dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan Di Universiti, UTHM , 1, ISBN:9789672183167
Book Chapters
Nur Atiqah Lyana Binti Nor Ashikin , Mohd Khairul Hakimi Bin Abdul Wahab , Rosli Md Illias , Siti Fatimah Zaharah Mohd Fuzi
(2017) Comparison Of Thermostable Xylanase Production By Escherichia Coli Immobilised Onto Different Nanoparticles , Chemical Engineering Transactions, Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC , 1825, ISBN: 9788895608471
General Publications
Md Asrul Nasid Masrom
(2018) Laporan Kajian Pengesanan Graduan 2016, UTHM , 1, ISBN:-
Journal
Nur Aisyah Syafinaz Suarin, Kim Seng Chia, Siti Fatimah Zaharah Mohamad Fuzi
(2018) A Portable In-Situ Near-Infrared Leds-Based Soil Nitrogen Sensor, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INTEGRATED ENGINEERING , UTHM , 12, 81, ISSN:26007916
Siti Fatimah Zaharah Mohamad Fuzi
(2018) Thermogravimetric Study And Evolved Gas Analysis Of New Microalga Using Tga-Gc-Ms, BIOMASS CONVERSION AND BIOREFINERY, Springer Verlag , 5, 669, ISSN:21906815
Che Man R., Fauzi Ismail A., Fatimah Zaharah Mohd Fuzi S., Faisal Ghazali N., Md Illias R.
(2016) Effects Of Culture Conditions Of Immobilized Recombinant Escherichia Coli On Cyclodextrin Glucanotransferase (Cgtase) Excretion And Cell Stability, PROCESS BIOCHEMISTRY, ELSEVIER , 1, 474, ISSN:1359-5113
Wan Azelee N.I., Jahim J.M., Ismail A.F., Fuzi S.F.Z.M., Rahman R.A., Ghazali N.F., Illias R.M.
(2016) Enzymatic Hydrolysis Of Pretreated Kenaf Using A Recombinant Xylanase: Effects Of Reaction Conditions For Optimum Hemicellulose Hydrolysis, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF AGRICULTURAL AND BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE, Science Publications , 4, 54, ISSN:1557-4997
Paran Gani, Norshuhaila Mohamed Sunar, Hazel Matias-Peralta, Ab Aziz Abdul Latiff, Siti Fatimah Zaharah Mohamad Fuzi
(2016) Growth Of Microalgae Botryococcus Sp. In Domestic Wastewater And Application Of Statistical Analysis For The Optimisation Of Flocculation Using Alum And Chitosan, PREPARATIVE BIOCHEMISTRY AND BIOTECHNOLOGY, Taylor & Francis , 10, in press, ISSN:1082-6068
Nur Izyan Wan Azelee,Jamaliah Md Jahim, Ahmad Fauzi Ismail,Siti Fatimah Zaharah Mohamad Fuzi, Roshanida A. Rahmana, Rosli Md Illias
(2016) High Xylooligosaccharides (Xos) Production From Pretreated Kenaf Stem By Enzyme Mixture Hydrolysis, INDUSTRIAL CROPS AND PRODUCTS, Elsevier , 3, 11, ISSN: 0926-6690
Rohaida Che Man, Ahmad Fauzi Ismail, Nazlee Faisal Ghazali, Siti Fatimah Zaharah Mohd Fuzi, Rosli Md Illias
(2015) Effects Of The Immobilization Of Recombinant Escherichia Coli On Cyclodextrin Glucanotransferase (Cgtase) Excretion And Cell Viability, BIOCHEMICAL ENGINEERING JOURNAL, Elsevier , 6, 91, ISSN:1369703X
Noor, Y.M., Samsulrizal, N.H., Jema'on, N.A., Low, K.O., Ramli, A.N.M., Alias, N.I., Damis, S.I.R., Fuzi, S.F.Z.M., Isa, M.N.M., Murad, A.M.A., Raih, M.F.M., Bakar, F.D.A., Najimudin, N., Mahadi, N.M., Illias, R.M.
(2014) A Comparative Genomic Analysis Of The Alkalitolerant Soil Bacterium Bacillus Lehensis G1, GENE, Elsevier Ltd. , 7, 253, ISSN:03781119
S. S. Hassan, R. Abd Malek, A. Atim, S. S. Jikan, S. F. Z. Mohd Fuzi
(2014) Effects Of Different Carbon Sources For High- Level Lactic Acid Production By Lactobacillus Casei, JOURNAL OF ADVANCED RESEARCH IN MATERIALS SCIENCE, PENERBIT AKADEMIA BARU , 11, 10, ISSN:22897992
Fuzi, S.F.Z.M., Razali, F., Jahim, J.Md., Rahman, R.A., Illias, R.Md.
(2014) Simplified Feeding Strategies For The Fed-Batch Cultivation Of Kluyveromyces Lactis Gg799 For Enhanced Recombinant Xylanase Production, BIOPROCESS AND BIOSYSTEMS ENGINEERING, Springer Verlag , 9, 1887, ISSN:16157591
Fuzi, S.F.Z.M., Mahadi, N.M., Jahim, J.M., Murad, A.M.A., Bakar, F.D.A., Jusoh, M., Rahman, R.A., Illias, R.M.
(2012) Development And Validation Of A Medium For Recombinant Endo-?-1,4- Xylanase Production By Kluyveromyces Lactis Using A Statistical Experimental Design, ANNALS OF MICROBIOLOGY, Springer Berlin Heidelberg , 3, 283, ISSN:15904261
Amira Dayana, R., Roshanida, A.R., Rosli, M.I., Siti Fatimah Zaharah, M.F., Mohd Anuar, J., Nazrul Adha, C.M.
(2011) Bioconversion Of Empty Fruit Bunches (Efb) And Palm Oil Mill Effluent (Pome) Into Compost Using Trichoderma Virens, AFRICAN JOURNAL OF BIOTECHNOLOGY, Academic Journals , 12, 18775, ISSN:16845315
Prosiding / Seminar
KIM SENG CHIA, NUR AISYAH SYAFINAZ SUARIN, SITI FATIMAH ZAHARAH MOHAMAD FUZI
(2017) Prediction Of Glucose Concentration Using Near Infrared Light And Adaptive Linear Neuron, INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS INC. , 35, ISBN:9781509011841
Nur Atiqah Lyana Binti Nor Ashikin, Rohaida Che Man, Low Kheng Onn, Rosli Md Illias, and Siti Fatimah Zaharah Md Fuzi
(2016) Effect Of Ph Condition On Xylanase Production By Immobilizing E.Coli Onto Graphene Oxide, PERPUSTAKAAN NEGARA MALAYSIA , 221, ISBN:978967019483

Supervision

YearDescriptionRole
2017 Supervisor for Chow Wai Yuen, BSc, UTHM, 2017 Supervisor
2017 Supervisor for Saber Salem Hassan, MSc, UTHM, 2017 Supervisor
2017 Supervisor for Ong Hong Puay, MSc, UTHM (on-going) Supervisor
2017 Supervisor for Muhammad Nafiz bin Muhd Nor, BSc, UTHM, 2017 Supervisor
2017 Supervisor for Mohd Fadhli bin Mohd Fadzil, BSc, UTHM, 2017 Supervisor
2017 Supervisor for Tasneem Mohamad Yusof, BSc, UTHM, 2017 Supervisor
2016 Supervisor for Shoriya Aruni Bt Abdul Manaf, PhD, UTHM (on-going) Supervisor
2016 Co-supervisor for Noor Hidayah Abdul Rahman, MEng, UTM, 2016 Supervisor
2016 Supervisor for Nur Farah Farhana binti Zarir, BSc, UTHM, 2016 Supervisor
2016 Supervisor for Nur Amirah binti Abd Jalil, BSc, UTHM, 2016 Supervisor
2016 Supervisor for Nur `Atiqah binti Leham, BSc, UTHM, 2016 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor for Nur Zaimah binti Nawawi, BSc, UTHM, 2015 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor for Nurul Izzaty binti Ismail, BSc, UTHM, 2015 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor for Nurul Izzati binti Hamzah, BSc, UTHM, 2015 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor for Nur Atiqah Lyana binti Nor Ashikin, MSc, UTHM (on-going) Supervisor
2015 Co-supervisor for Abba Zubainatu, PhD, UTHM (on-going) Supervisor
2014 Co-supervisor for Izzat bin Johar, MSc, UTHM (on-going) Supervisor

Extension & Public Services

YearDescriptionLevel
2018 Program (STEM) Discovery - SMK Sultan Alaudin Riayat Shah, Pagoh University
2017 Gold Medal, A Nondestructive Internal Quality Classifier, Research and Innovation Festival, UTHM Nov 2017 University
2017 Anugerah Khas Komersil, A Nondestructive Internal Quality Classifier, Research and Innovation Festival, UTHM Nov 2017 University
2016 Reviewer for International Conference Of Chemical Engineering And Industrial Biotechnology International
2016 Reviewer for International Journal of Research in BioSciences International
2015 Reviewer for Malaysian Technical Universities Conference of Engineering and Technology National
2014 Reviewer for Sains Malaysiana National
2013 Silver Medal, Cell Immobilization for Extracellular Recombinant Protein Production in Escherichia coli, Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE). Invention & Innovation Awards, Kuala Lumpur 2013 National
2013 Silver Medal, E. coli Secretion System, International Trade Fair (iENA). Ideas-Inventions-New Products, Germany Nov 2013. International
2013 Silver Medal, Improvement of Extracellular Recombinant Protein Production in E. coli by Membrane Immobilization Technology, International Trade Fair (iENA) 2013, Ideas-Inventions-New Products, Germany, Nov 2013. International
2013 Fasilitator MERSIX TT (Think Tank), Program Gempak SPM, MRSM Mersing 2013 District

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