Research Project


  1. Characterization of novel secondary metabolites production by Actinomycetes, Rhodococcus jostii (Dr. Hara)
  2. Genome and Transcriptomic analysis of Rhodococcus jostii RHA1 grown on polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) and other environmental pollutants. (Dr. Hara, Prof. Zuriati)
  3. Persistent agrochemical, endosulfan, degradation by isolated Actinomycetes and Rhodococcus jostii RHA1 (Dr. Hara, Prof. Zuriati)
  4. Utilization of palm oil mills wastes by isolated Actinomycetes from palm oil industries. (Dr. Hara)
  5. Isolation and characterization of photosynthetic bacteria from peat lands in Malaysia (Dr. Hara)
  6. Characterization of remained chemicals and microbes from hospital wastewater in Kuala Lumpur (Dr. Hara, Prof. Zuriati)
  7. Characterization of musty odor producing microbes from source of drinking water and waster water in Malaysia (Dr. Hara, Prof Sugiura)
  8. Production of an active coagulant from Moringa olifera by metabolic engineering approach (Dr. Hara)
  9. Hyperthermophilic composting using palm oil mills wastes (Prof. Goto, Dr. Hara)
  10. Development and applied research of algal biomass energy system (Dr. Iwamoto)
  11. Monitoring of source of drinking water quality in Kuala Lumpur. (Prof. Goto, Prof. Sugiura, Dr. Azizi)
  12. Development of subcritical water treatment for industrial and domestic wastes (Prof. Goto, Prof. Sugiura Dr. Hara)
  13. The Bioremediation Of Cadmium Polluted Water By An Acid Tolerance Green Alga Stichococcus Bacillaris Isolated From A Tropical Peatland In Malaysia (Eri Sahabudin/ Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/ Assoc. Prof. Dr. Koji Iwamoto)
  14. The influences of biomass components in the production of biocoke and carbonized biocoke from oil palm empty fruit bunch an algal biomass (Vidya Cundasari Koesoemapinata/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Nor’Azizi Othman)
  15. Structure and Functional Profiling of Soil Microbial Communities Under Soil Cooling for Temperate Root Crops in The Tropics (Shazwana binti Sha’arani/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Nor’Azizi Othman)
  16. Identification And Characterization Of Lignin Depolymerizing Enzymes By Bacteria Isolated From Palm Oil Wastes (Fatimah Azizah Riyadi/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/ Dr. Fazrena Nadia)
  17. Identification and characterization of multidrug resistance genes by multidrug-resistant bacteria isolated from hospital wastewater (Siti Norayuni Binti Mohd Zulkeflle/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/ Dr. Fazrena Nadia)
  18. Evaluation of Laboratory Prepared Effective Microorganism solution and Application in Wastewater Treatment (Nur Aliya Binti Hamdi/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Nor’Azizi Othman)
  19. Sustainable Food Waste Management at Household in Malaysia from Legal & Consumers Perspective (Norul Hajar binti Nordin/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Nor’Azizi Othman)
  20. Tropical climate-derived thermophilic lignin-degrading bacteria from oil palm empty fruit bunch for depolymerization (Nadia Farhana Binti Azman/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Nor’Azizi Othman)
  21. Identification of Microbial Consortia and Characterisation of Lignin-degrading Bacteria Isolated from oil palm empty fruit bunch (Analhuda Binti Abdullah Tahir/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Nor’Azizi Othman)
  22. Expression of Wild-Type and Codon-Optimized Moringa Oleifera Lectin Genes In Pichia pastoris As Coagulant In Water Treatment (Muhamad Azhar Bin Abd Wahid/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara)
  23. Microbial Diversity in Soil Cooling For The Growth Of Loose Leaf Lettuce In Malaysia (Nurul Syazwani Binti Ahmad Sabri/Prof. Dr. Zuriati Zakaria/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Nor’Azizi Othman)
  24. Production and Characterization of Biocoke from Biomass Wastes In Malaysia (Nur Syahirah Binti Kamal Baharin/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Nor’Azizi Othman)
  25. Isolation and Characterisation of Copper Leaching Microbes from Sanitary Landfill for Bioleaching (Muhammad Syafiq Bin Razali/Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hirofumi Hara/ Dr. Fazrena Nadia)
  26. Characterization of genes encoding lignin degradation enzymes in Agrobacterium sp. strain S2 (Ummu Habibah Binti Faisal)
  27. Effect of phosphate concentration on production of musty odor in Streptomyces sp. S10 (Shahirah Binti Shudirman)
  28. Isolation and characterization  of lignin-derived monomer degraders under acidic conditions from tropical peatlands (Muhammad Imran Firdaus Bin Kamardan)
  29. Food Waste Reduction Intervention Program for Households In Malaysia (Gesyeana Bazlyn Binti Zamri)
  30. Identification of Intermediates of Prazosin Biodegradation by Resting Cells of Tropical Isolates (Nur’aqilah Farhanah Binti Mohd Mohsi)
  31. Isolation and Characterization of Potential Biodegradability of Prazosin by Bacteria Collected from Hospital Effluent and Nearby Rivers Sediments (Atiqqoh Binti Apandi)
  32. Microbial Diversity and Cyanobacteria Species in Disturbed and Undisturbed Peat Swamp Forest Using Next Generation Sequencing (Ezzah Atikah Binti Marsid)
  33. Characterization of Odor Producing Streptomyces By Geosmin and 2-Methylisoborneol (Nurul Syahirah Binti Shamsol Anuar)
  34. Isolation, Characterization of Paenibacillus sp. From Oil Palm Plantation Able to Degrade Lignin and Identification of The Lignin Degradation Product (Nor Farhana Bte Mohd Barnoh)
  35. Identification and Molecular Characterization of Pathogenic Multidrug-Resistant Escherichia coli Isolated from Gombak River (Yus Amira Binti Yusaimi)
  36. Utilization of Lignin in Empty Fruit Bunch for Production of Protocatechuic Acid Via Subcritical Water and Microbial Processes (Farah Syafiqah Binti Ismail)
  37. Extraction of Hemicellulose from Oil Palm Biomass Using Subcritical Water Extraction To Produce Total Sugar (Noorshartika Binti Jusoh)
  38. Isolation and Molecular Characterization of Musty Odour Producing Actinomycetes From Batu Dam Reservoir (Aeyshah Binti Abang Kassim)
  39. Degradation of Lignin by Thermophilic Bacteria Isolated from Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch (Nurtasbiyah Binti Yusof)
  40. Identification of Novel Genetic Region for Polychlorinated Biphenyl Metabolism in Rhodococcus jostii RHA1 (Shazwana Binti Sha’arani)
  41. Isolation and Identification of Microorganisms from Co-Composting of Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch and Palm Oil Mill Effluent (Yuvaneswaran A/L Krishnan)
  42. Anti-Cancer potential of bioactive compounds from local microalgae (Ain Nafisa)
  43. Bioresources of Antioxidant and Potential Medicinal Compounds from Coconut Waste (Husna Filzah)
  44. Molecular Characterization of Multidrug Resistant Staphylococcus Species Isolated from Hospital Wastewater In Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur (Siti Norayuni Binti Mohd Zulkeflle)
  45. Biodegradation of Persistent Endosulfan By Rhodococcus Jostii (Mok Kar Mun)
  46. Characterization of Secondary Metabolites Production By Actinomycetes, Rhodococcus Jostii Under Different Environmental Condition (Nurul Syazwani Binti Sajari)
  47. Biotransformation of caffeine, gliclazide and prazosin in an up-flow anaerobic sludge blanket reactor (Nur Alyaa Zahida bt Azizan)
  48. Optimization of Palm Oil Mill Effluent Treatment using Electrochemical Process (Rakhmania)
  49. Impact of Flood on Residential Housing Value (Muhammad Hassim)
  50. Treatment and Recovery of heavy metals from leachate using microalgae-bacteria aerobic granular sludge (Khen Chanlyda)
  51. Microalgae bacteria aerobic granular sludge for leachate treatment and lipid production (Dhaneswara Ilmasari)



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