Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia

Staff Profile

Full NameProf. Madya Dr. Mohd Arif Bin Agam
FacultyFakulti Sains Gunaan dan Teknologi
DepartmentPanel Bidang Fizik
Designation DS54 - Profesor Madya
  Penyelidik Bersekutu
Pusat Penyelidikan Shamsuddin Mikroelektronik dan Nanoteknologi (MINT-SRC)
Institut Kejuruteraan Integrasi

Field of Expertise

Field (KPT) Advanced Materials
Field of Specialization (KPT) Nano Materials

Areas of Research Interest

1. Nanotechnology
2. Polymer resists
3. Nanomaterials

Innovation Field of Interest

1. Laser Irradiation to polymer materials
2. Negative refractive index materials
3. Nanocomposite
4. Nanocatalysts

Academic Qualification


Professional Appointments

DS54 - Profesor Madya

Management Experience

24/01/2019 - 23/01/2024 Penyelidik Bersekutu
Institut Kejuruteraan Integrasi , Pusat Penyelidikan Shamsuddin Mikroelektronik dan Nanoteknologi (MINT-SRC)
01/01/2012 - 31/12/2013 Timbalan Dekan
Pusat Pengajian Siswazah
01/08/2009 - 31/01/2010 Timbalan Pengarah (Penyelidikan)
Pejabat Pengurusan Penyelidikan, Perundingan, Pengkomersilan & Inovasi , Pusat Penyelidikan Dan Pembangunan (R&D)
01/08/2008 - 31/07/2009 Timbalan Pengarah
Pejabat Pengurusan Penyelidikan, Perundingan, Pengkomersilan & Inovasi , Pusat Inovasi, Pengkomersilan Dan Perundingan (ICC)

Teaching Experience

2016 Physics Technology (BWM12603) Sesi 2016/2017 University
2013 PHYSICS TECNOLOGY (BWM12603), SESI 2012/2013 Semester II, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2013 University
2013 Chess Class (UQS10801),Sesi 2012/2013 Semester II, University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia. University
2013 PHYSICS TECHNOLOGY (BWM12603) Sesi 2012/2013 Semester 1, University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2013. University

Research Grants And Contracts

CodeTitleDesignationEnd Date
H423 Synthesis of Polyaniline Zinc Oxide nanocomposite for application of highly sensitive and selective ammonia gas sensor Ketua 31/12/2020
H068 Investigation of bio-inspired ZnO superhydrophobic hierarchical nanostructures for application in dew water harvesting system Ahli 30/06/2020
H218 Synthesis of Polyaniline Zinc oxide nanocomposites for application of highly sensitive and selective ammonia gas sensor. Ketua 30/06/2020
U301 Synthesis, Microstructure, Structural Transformation, Electrical and NMR Studies of Li + xHf2-x Alx (PO4)3 and Li1 +x[Ta1-x GexAl](PO4)3, NASICON Ceramic Ketua 31/01/2018
U302 Fabrication and Charracterization of Graphene From Irradiated Polysytrene Nanosphere Lithography and Metal Nanoparticle (Experimental and Theoritical) Ketua 31/01/2018
U186 Paterning Nanowires and Nanomaterials Though Biosynthesized Technique: E.Coli as Biosynthesized Nanomaterials Ketua 31/12/2017
1312 Additive Manufacturing Of Polymer Based Material For Patient-Specific And Affrodable Biomaterial Reconstructive Implant Ahli 31/08/2015
0836 Electrokinetic Remediation of Heavy Metal in Soil Ahli 30/06/2014
1028 Investigations Of The Phyisical, Chemical, And Electrical Properties Changes Of Polystrene-Metal Composite Bombarded By Laser Radiation Ketua 30/09/2013
0701 Niobium Mixed Oxides Catalyst for Environment Remediation Ahli 30/04/2012
0551 Investigation of the Physical Changes or Irridiated Polystyrene Nanospheres Exposed to Electron Beam Ketua 31/10/2011
0733 Characterization of Laser Plasma Irradiation on Solid Target Ahli 31/08/2011
0673 UV Biosensor system using periodic nanoparticles arrays as biological material trapping devices Ketua 31/07/2011
0693 Investigation of electron beam penetration into polystryrene experimental and simulation Ketua 31/07/2011
0694 Electrically enchancement of methane oxide chemical reaction with periodic nanoparticle arrays catalyst Ketua 31/07/2011
0479 Fabrication of Nanopillars on Wires Ketua 31/07/2009


Mohd Arif Agam, Robijah Kamarulzaman
(2015) Genius Menggapai Phd, UTHM , 1, ISBN:9789670764160
M.S. Roslan *, K.T. Chaudhary , N. Doylend , A. Agam , R. Kamarulzaman , Z. Haider , E. Mazalan , J. Ali
(2019) Growth Of Wall-Controlled Mwcnts By Magnetic Field Assisted Arc Discharge Plasma, JOURNAL OF SAUDI CHEMICAL SOCIETY, ELSEVIER SCIENCE , 2, 171, ISSN:1319-610
Abdullah Hasan Jabbar, Maytham Qabel Hamzah, Salim Oudah Mezan, Nabeel Naeem Hasan, Mohd Arif Agam
(2018) A Continuous Process For The Preparation, Characterization And Study Thermal Properties Of Nickel Oxide Nanostructure, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SCIENTIFIC & ENGINEERING RESEARCH, https://www.ijser.org/ , 3, 590, ISSN:2229-5518
Mohammed Isah Kimpa, Mohd Zul Hilmi Bin Mayzan, Fahmiruddin Esa, Jibrin Alhaji Yabagi, Muhammad Muhammad Nmaya, MohdArif bin Agam
(2018) Physical Characterization And Electrical Conductivity Of Li1.2ti1.8al0.2(Po4)3 And Li1.2ta0.9al1.1(Po4)3 Nasicon Material, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INTEGRATED ENGINEERING: SPECIAL ISSUE 2018: INNOVATIONS IN CIVIL ENGINEERING,, UTHM , 12, 20, ISSN:2600791
Mohd Arif Agam
(2018) Study And Characterization Of Polystyrene/Titanium Dioxide Nanocomposites (Ps/Tio 2 Ncs) For Photocatalytic Degradation Application: A Review, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY, SPC , 3, 538, ISSN:2227524
Jibrin Alhaji Yabagi, Mohammed Isah Kimpa, Muhammad Nmaya Muhammad, Nafarizal Nayan, Zaidi Embong and Mohd Arif Agam
(2017) Nanofabrication Process By Reactive Ion Etching Of Polystyrene Nanosphere On Silicon Surface, JOURNAL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, UTHM , 12, 145, ISSN:22298460
Yabagi, J.A., Kimpa, M.I., Muhammad, M.N., Uthaman, K.I., Zaidi, E., Agam, M.A
(2017) Structural Transformation Of Polystyrene Nanosphere Produce Positive And Negative Resists By Controlled Laser Exposure , ADVANCED SCIENCE LETTERS, American Scientific Publishers , 7, 6613, ISSN:1936-6612
Mohammed Isah Kimpa, Kasim Uthman Isah, Jibrin Alhaji Yabagi, Sulaiman Taufiq, Mohd Arif Bin Agam
(2017) Synthesis And Characterization Of Natural Sensitizer For Dye Sensitized Solar Cells, TRAEKTORIA NAUKI = PATH OF SCIENCE, Path of Science , 6, 2001, ISSN:24139009
E Zaidi , MNF Husna, A Shakila, ATS Azhar, AM Arif and MS Norshuhaila
(2017) Zn (Ii) Removal From River Water Samples Of Sembrong, Johor State, Malaysia By Electrokinetic Remediation, MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, iop publishing , 8, 1, ISSN:1757899X
Nurul Huda Sanat, Muhammad Muhammad Nmaya , Jibrin Alhaji Yabagi, Mohammed Isah Kimpa , Mohd Arif Agam
(2016) Study Of Thin Film Copper Electrodeposition On Carbon Substrate For Thin Film Battery Electrode Application , JOURNAL OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, UTHM , 1, 13, ISSN:2229-8460
Muhammad Muhammad Nmayaa,Ishaq Aisha Gogoba,Mohd Arif Agam,Hazel Monica Matias-Peralta, Nadiah Khaledc, Jibrin Alhaji Yabagia, Muhammad Isa Kimpaa
(2015) Biosorption Of Heavy Metals By Scenedesmus Sp. Isolated From The Temporary Waters Of Endau Rompin, Johor, Malaysia, JOURNAL TEKNOLOGI, utm , 9, 35, ISSN:eISSN 2180?372
Pratama Jujur Wibawa, Hashim Saim, Mohd. Arif Agam, Hadi Nur
(2013) Manufacturing And Morphological Analysis Of Composite Material Of Polystyrene Nanospheres/Cadmium Metal Nanoparticles, BULLETIN OF CHEMICAL REACTION ENGINEERING AND CATALYSIS, Undip , 12, 224, ISSN:1978 2933
Pratama Jujur Wibawaa, Hashim Saim, Mohd. Arif Agam, Hadi Nur
(2011) Design, Preparation And Characterization Of Polystyrene Nanospheres Based-Porous Structure Towards Uv-Vis And Infrared Light Absorption , PHYSICS PROCEDIA , Elsevier B.V , 8, 524, ISSN:1875-3892
Jauharah Md Khudzari, Husin Wagiran, Md. Imam Hossain, Noorddin Ibrahim and Mohd Arif Agam
(2011) Heavy Metals Mn, Fe, Ni, Cu And Zn In Human Hair Samples Using Energy Dispersive X-Ray Fluorescence Analysis, INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES 6 (8), 2090-2094, Academic Journals , 4, 2090, ISSN:ISSN 1992 - 195
M. A. Agam and Q. Guo
(2007) Electron Beam Modification Of Polymer Nanospheres, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY 7 (10), 3615-3619, American Scientific Publishers , 9, 1, ISSN:https://doi.org
Prosiding / Seminar
E Zaidi, MNF Husna, A Shakila, ATS Azhar, AM Arif and MS Norshuhaila
(2017) Zn (Ii) Removal From River Water Samples Of Sembrong, Johor State, Malaysia By Electrokinetic Remediation , IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering , 1, ISBN:1757899X
Mohd Arif Bin Agam
(2012) Physics Education And Research In Malaysia: An Overview, LIPI
Mohd Arif Bin Agam
(2011) Changes In Physical Properties And Molecular Structure Of Polystyrene Nanospheres Exposed With Daily Solar Flux
Mohd Arif Bin Agam
(2011) Nanosphere Lithography: Fabrication Of Periodic Arrays Of Nanoholes
Mohd Arif Bin Agam
(2011) Physical And Chemical Changes Of Polystyrene Nanospheres Irradiated With Laser
Mohd Arif Bin Agam
(2011) Uv Spectra Of Protein Immobilized At Nanopillars Formation Through Nanosphere Lithography (Nsl) Plasma Treatment
Mohd Arif Bin Agam
(2009) Patterned Periodic Nanoparticle Arrays By Means Of Electron Beam Irradiation To Polystyrene Nanospheres
Mohd Arif Bin Agam
(2009) Physical Changes Of Polystyrene Nanospheres Under Electron Beam Exposure
Mohd Arif Agam, Robijaha Kamarulzaman
(2008) Star-Like Patterns From Irradiated Polystyrene Nanospheres, AIP (American Institute of Physics) , 850, ISBN:0735406731


2019 Keynote Speaker at 2019 2nd International Conference on Smart Material, Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation, 22-24 Feb 2019, Shenzhen, China. International
2019 Visiting Professor di STIT Ar-Risalah, Guntung, Indonesia. International
2019 Invited Speaker; The 10th International Conference on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 2019 (NANO-SciTech 2019) 1-4 Mac 2019, UiTM Shah Alam. International
2019 Committee Member of SMIMA 2019, 2019 2nd International COnference on Smart Material, Intelligent Manufacturing and Automation, 22-24 Feb 2019, Shenzhen, China. International
2013 Vetting of January 2013 Semester Examination Question Papers for Fundamental & Applied Sciences Programme, University Technology PETRONAS. University
2011 Hakim PECIPTA 2011, KLCC 13 Sept 2011 National


2018 Nur 'Alia Razali, Chairperson, Viva Session, FAST, UTHM Assessor
2018 Alaa Nihad Tuama, PhD, UTHM 2018 Supervisor
2018 Assessor for Programme Accreditation UTP (2018-2021) Assessor
2018 Salim Oudah Mezan, PhD, UTHM, 2018 Supervisor
2017 Nano Scientech 2017, UiTM, Invited Speaker Referee
2017 Mohammed Isah Kimpa, PhD, UTHM 2018 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor for Mohammed Isah Kimpa HW140033, PhD, UTHM 2015 Supervisor
2015 Superisor for Muhammad Muhammad Nmaya, PhD, UTHM, 2015 Supervisor
2015 Supervisor for Jibrin AlHaji Yabagi GW 140017,PhD, UTHM Supervisor
2013 Supervisor for Said Maskur (HB120170), PhD, University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia Supervisor
2013 Hakim ITEX 2013 (Ineternational Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition) KLCC 9-11 May 2013 Referee
2013 Supervisor for Muhammad Yunus Hasby (HB120174),PhD, University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia Supervisor
2013 Supervisor for Pauzi(HB120169), PhD, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, 2013 Supervisor
2013 Supervisor for Khaeruddin (HB120178), PhD, University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia. Supervisor