Personal Information
Md. Sohrab Hossain

Malaysian Institute Chemical & Bioengineering Technology, Alor Gajah, Melaka, Malaysia

Md. Sohrab Hossain
Educations
From 05/2009 to 10/2013, Doctorate (Environmental Technology) , Malaysia
From 08/2006 to 12/2008, Master of Science (Materials Engineering) , Malaysia
From 02/2001 to 06/2005, B.Sc (hons) in Chemistry , Bangladesh
Work Experiences
From 10/2010 to Present, Post Doctoral Research fellow , Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia
Projects
From 03/2015 to 02/2018, Cellulosic nanofiber by isolation process ‘Green Technology” as reinforcement in Biocomposite in Pckaging Application , Research University Grant from Universiti Sains Malaysia. Grant No.: 1001/ PTEKIND/ 814255. Amount: RM 153,240.00.
From 01/2010 to 01/2013, Determination of Infectious Microorganisms in clinical solid waste , Postgraduate Research grant Scheme. Grant No.: 1001/PTEKIND/843010. Amount: RM 19,900.
From 03/2011 to 02/2014, Supercritical carbon Dioxide Sterilization of Clinical Solid waste , Research University Grant from Universiti Sains Malaysia. Grant No.: 1001/ PTEKIND/ 811185. Amount: RM 190,200.00.
From 06/2014 to 08/2015, Fundamental Study of X-Ray diffraction, surface morphological and thermal analysis of cellulose fibers of supercritical water enzyme-an assisted reaction , Fundamental Reserach Grant from Minsitry of Education, Malaysia. Amount- RM 150, 000
Speciality
Environmental science and Technology
Materials Chemistry
Bioresource Engineering and Technology
Solid waste Management
Natural Fiber
Bio-nanocomposite
Waste management
Kinetic and thermodynamic modelling
RSM design analysis
Supercritical fluid Technology
Book
Abdul Khalil, H.P.S., Rudi Dungani., Md. Sohrab Hossain., Suraya, N.L.M., Aprilia, S., Astimar, A.A., Nahrul Hayawin, Z., and Davoudpour,Y. (2015). Mechanical Properties of Oil Palm Biocomposites Enhanced with Micro to Nano Biofillers. Woodhead-Elsevier. Accepted.
M.K.Mohamad Haafiz., Azman Hassan., Abdul Khalil HPS., Md. Sohrab Hossain. (2015). Comparing the effects of microcrystalline cellulose and cellulose nanowhiskers extracted from oil palm empty fruit bunch on mechanical and thermal properties of poly lactic acid (PLA) composites.In Nanostructures: Properties, Production, Methods and Applications. NOVA Science Publisher USA
Abdul Khalil, HP S., Davoudpour, Y.; Aprilia, N. A. S., Mustapha, A., Md. Sohrab Hossain., Islam, N., Dungani, R. (2014) Nanocellulose-Based Polymer Nanocomposite: Isolation, Characterization and Applications. In Nanocellulose Polymer Nanocomposites, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 2014; pp 273-309.
Journal Articles
N. A. Sri Aprilia, Md. Sohrab Hossain, C.K. Abdullah, H.P.S. Abdul Khalil, Enih Rosamah, Rudi Dungani, Yalda Davoudpour, I. S. M. Zaidul (2015). Environmental Durability of Vinyl Ester Composites Filled with Carbonized Jatropha Seed Shell. BioResources 10 (2), 2350-2359. (ISI Impact factor: 1.549)
Md. Sohrab Hossain., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Balakrishnan, V.,.& Mohd Omar, A. K. (2014). Optimization of the Supercritical carbon dioxide inactivation of bacteria in clinical solid waste using a Response Surface Methodology. Waste management. 38, 462-473. (ISI Impact factor: 3.157)
H.P.S. Abdul Khalil, Md. Sohrab Hossain, Enih Rosamah, N. A. Azli N. Saddon, Y. Davoudpoura, Md. Nazrul Islamd, Rudi Dungan. (2015). The role of Soil properties and it’s Interaction towards quality Plant Fiber: A Review. Renewable & Sustainable Energy reviews, 43, 1006-1015. (ISI Impact factor: 5.510).
Md. Sohrab Hossain., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Balakrishnan, V., Zainul A.& Mohd Omar, A. K. (2015). Mathematical modeling of Enterococcus faecalis, Escherichia coli, and Bacillus sphaericus inactivation in infectious clinical solid waste by using steam autoclaving and supercritical fluid carbon dioxide sterilization. Chemical Engineering Journal. 267, 221-234. (ISI Impact factor: 4.058).
Mst. Sabina Easmin, Md. Zaidul Islam Sarker, Sahena Ferdosh, Siti Hadijah Shamsudin, Kamaruzzaman Bin Yunus, Md. Salim Uddin, Md. Moklesur Rahman Sarker, Md. Jahurul Haque Akanda, Md. Sohrab Hossain, H. P. S. Abdul Khalil. (2014). Bioactive compounds and advanced processing technology: Phaleria macrocarpa (sheff.) Boerl, a review. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. In Press. (ISI Impact factor: 2.494).
A.F. Ireana Yusra, H.P.S. Abdul Khalil, Md. Sohrab Hossain, A.A. Astimar, Yalda Davoudpour, Rudi Dungani. (2014). Exploring of Chemo-Mechanical technique for Nanofibrillated Cellulosic plant fiber as a reinforcing agent in composites materials. Polymers, 6(10), 2611-2634. (ISI Impact factor: 2.505).
H. P. S. Abdul Khalil, Rudi Dungani, Issam. Ahmed Mohammed, Md. Sohrab Hossain, N. A. Sri Aprilia, Edy Budiarso, Enih Rosamah (2014). Determination of the Combined Effect of Chemical Modification and Compression of Agatis Wood on the Dimensional Stability, Termite Resistance, and Morphological Structure. BioResources, 9(4), 6614-6626. (ISI Impact factor: 1.549).
T. K. Fahim, I. S. M. Zaidul, M. A. B. Rushdi, U. M. Salim, M. B. Awang, F. Sahena, K. C. A. Jalal, K. M. Sharif, M. Md. Sohrab Hossain. (2014). Particle formation and micronization using non-conventional techniques- A review. Particle formation and micronization using non-conventional techniques- A review. Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification. 86, 47-52. (ISI Impact factor: 1.959).
N. A Sri Aprila, H.P.S. Abdul Khalil, , Rudi Dungani, Amir H. Bhat, Md. Sohrab Hossain. Exploring Material Properties of Vinyl Ester Biocomposites Filled Carbonized Jatropha Seed Shell. BioResources, 9(3), 4888-4898. (ISI Impact factor: 1.549).
H. P. S. Abdul Khalil, Md. Sohrab Hossain, Enih Rosamah, Nik Norulaini N. A, Leh C. Peng, Asniza M, Y. Davoudpour, I. S. M. Zaidul. (2014). High-Pressure Enzymatic Hydrolysis to Reveal Physicochemical and Thermal Properties of Bamboo Fiber Using a Supercritical Water Fermenter. Bioresources 9(4), 7710-7720. (ISI Impact factor: 1.549).
Md. Sohrab Hossain., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Balakrishnan, V, Mohd Omar, A. K. (2014). Determination of the best effective management strategy for the safe disposal of clinical solid waste in Malaysia. International Journal of Current Research-6(3), 5914-5920.
Md. Sohrab Hossain, Nik Norulaini, N. A., Balakrishnan, V., Puvanesuaran, V., Sarker, M. Z. I., & Mohd Omar, A. K. (2013). Infectious Risk Assessment of Unsafe Handling Practices and Management of Clinical Solid Waste. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 10(2), 556-567. (ISI Impact factor: 1.993).
Fatehah, M. O., Md. Sohrab Hossain., & Teng, T. T. (2013). Comparative Study on Natural and Commercial Coagulants: Treatment of Semiconductor Wastewater in Sludge Production and Removal of Heavy Metals. International Journal of Science and Modern Engineering, 1(7), 1-8.
Fatehah, M. O., Md. Sohrab Hossain., & Teng, T. T. (2013). Semiconductor Wastewater Treatment using Tapioca Starch as a Natural Coagulant. Journal of Water Resource and Protection- 5, 1018-1026.
Md. Sohrab Hossain., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Balakrishnan, V.,.& Mohd Omar, A. K. (2013). Modeling the inactivation of Staphylococcus aureus and Serritia marescens in clinical solid waste using supercritical fluid carbon .The Journal of Supercritical Fluids, 83, 47-56. (ISI Impact factor: 2.571).
Md. Sohrab Hossain., Bari, M.F., Jamaludin, S. B., Hussin, K., Mohd Omar, A. K., (2012). Extraction and Separation and recovery of metals from the E-waste. Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, 29 (5), 668-675. (ISI Impact factor: 1.241).
Md. Sohrab Hossain., Balakrishnan, V., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Sarker, M. Z. I., & Mohd Omar, A. K. (2012). Treatment of Clinical Solid Waste Using a Steam Autoclave as a Possible Alternative Technology to Incineration. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 9(3), 855-867. (ISI Impact factor: 1.993).
Md. Sohrab Hossain., Santhanam, A., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Mohd Omar, A.K. (2011). Clinical solid waste management practices – A review .Waste Management 31 (2011) 754–766. (ISI Impact factor: 3.157).
Bari, M. F., Md. Sohrab Hossain., Mujtaba, I. M., Jamaludin, S. B., Hussin, K. (2009). Simultaneous extraction and separation of trace metals by polystyrene microcapsules coated with Cyanex 272. Hydrometallurgy 95, 308–315. (ISI Impact factor: 2.224).
Conference Papers
Hossain, M. S., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Balakrishnan, V, Mohd Omar, A. K. (2013). Sterilization of Clinical Solid Waste Using a Steam Autoclave as an Alternative Technology to Incineration. International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) Specialised Conference MSW. 28-29 May. Moscow, Russia, IEC Crocus Expo.
Hossain, M. S., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Balakrishnan, V, Mohd Omar, A. K. (2013). Inactivation of Bacteria in Clinical Solid Waste using Supercritical Fluid Carbon Dioxide. International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) Specialised Conference MSW. 28-29 May. Moscow, Russia, IEC Crocus Expo.
Nik Norulaini, N. A; Ben Nama, M. M., Hossain, M. S., Mohd Omar, A. K. (2013). Production of the Superior Plam kernel cake as a fiber source for human consumption using Supercrtical carbon dioxide. 10 Conference on Supercritical Fluids and Their Applications. April 29-May 06, 2013, Neples, Italy.
Nik Norulaini, N. A; Al Rawi, S., Hossain, M. S., Ibrahim, A., Abdul Majid, M. A., Mohd Omar, A. K. (2012). Comparative Study between the Supercrtical extraction and Soxhlet Extraction of Nutmeg Seed. 10 International Symposium on Supercritical Fluids. May 13-16, 2012. San Francisco. CA, USA.
Hossain, M. S., Santhanam, A., Nik Norulaini, N. A., & Mohd Omar, A. K.. (2010). Clinical solid waste management practices and its impact on human health and environment – A review. International Conference on Environmental Research and Technology (ICERT, 2010). 2nd to 4th June, 2010. Penang, Malaysia. p 189-192.
Bari, M. F., Hossain, M.S., Mujtaba, I. M., Jamaludin, S. B., Hussin, K. (2008). Statistical Optimization of Copper, Zinc, Iron and Nickel Extraction from Sulphate Solution using Microcapsules Coated With Cyanex 272. Malaysian Technical University Conference on Engineering and Technology 2008 (MUCET 2008). 15th-16th March 2008, Putra Palace, Kangar, Perlis, Malaysia.
Bari, M. F., Hossain, M.S., Mujtaba, I. M., Jamaludin, S. B., Hussin, K. (2007) Statistical analysis for optimization and evaluation of extraction behavior of simultaneous extraction of metals ( Cu2+, Zn2+ and Fe3+) using microcapsules coated with Cyanex 272. 12th Asian Chemical Congress (12 ACC), 23-25th Aug, 2007. Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Bari, M. F., Hossain, M.S., Mujtaba, I. M., Jamaludin, S. B., Hussin, K. (2007). Extraction and separation behavior of metal ions(Cu2+, Zn2+ and Fe3+) using microcapsules coated Cyanex 272 in column packed. 1st International Conference on Sustainable Materials, 2007 (ICoSM 2007). 9th -11th June 2007. Parkroyal Hotel, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia.
Bari, M. F., Hossain, M.S., Mujtaba, I. M., Jamaludin, S. B., Hussin, K. (2006) Extraction of copper by microcapsule containing Cyanex 272 and optimization using statistical technique. National Metallurgical Conference, 2006 (NMC 2006). 9th -10th December, Hotel Putra Palace. Kangar, Perils, Malaysia.
Honors and Awards
Best Innovation in Green Technology Award. Product name: Sawit Flour. ITEX ’14. 25th International Invention Innovation & Technology Exibition. 8-10 May 2014. Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia.
Gold Medal. Product name: Refined, Bleached & Sterilized Palm kernel oil.. ITEX ’14. 25th International Invention Innovation & Technology Exibition. 8-10 May 2014. Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia.
Gold Medal. Product name: Sawit Flour. ITEX ’14. 25th International Invention Innovation & Technology Exibition. 8-10 May 2014. Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia.
Silver Medal: 13th Malaysian International Technology Expo, 2014. 20-22 February, Putra World Trade Center, Kuala Lumpur.
Postgraduate Research Fellowship. Institute for Postgraduate Research, Universiti Sains Malaysia. 1 February 2010-28 February 2013.
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