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Ts. Dr. Md Sohrab Hossain

Photo_1.PNG ---- Nama Staf  : Ts. Dr. Md. Sohrab Hossain
Emel :sohrab@usm.my
Ext :2216
Expertise: Supercritical CO2 technology, Solid waste management, Wastewater treatment, Waste to renewable energy production. 

Ts. Dr. Md. Sohrab Hossain is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the School of Industrial Technology, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM). Dr. Sohrab has obtained his PhD degree in Environmental Technology from Universiti Sains Malaysia. He has expertise in supercritical fluids technology, hazardous waste management, wastewater treatment, and waste to biofuel production. One of his core research areas is to develop methods for the production of biofuels from waste materials including food waste, sewage sludge. Dr. Sohrab has published over 60 research articles in high-impact indexed journals, patents, book chapters, and presentations at international conferences. He has developed a method in the area of sustainable solid waste management using supercritical fluid sterilization technology, which has been worldwide recognized by researchers. He has won several Gold and Silver Medals as the main and a Co-inventor in exhibitions at the national and international levels including the Malaysia Technology Expo 2014 (MTE-2014) and International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX-2013). 

Sustainable Development Goals-Ts Dr. Md. Sohrab Hossain


 Research Area

 1. Industrial wastewater treatment (Physicochemical process).

2. Hazardous waste management (Reduction, Reuse & Recycle).

3.  Biofuels production from Food and agricultural waste (Biochemical process).

4.  Supercritical fluids carbon dioxide technology utilization (Extraction & Sterilization).


1. Equipment Design For Water Treatment (IEK 211).

2. Treatment And Management Of Scheduled Waste (IEK219).

3.  Chemodynamics (IEK409).

4. Chemistry For Technologist (IUK107).

5. Environmental Scientific Writing (IEA506).

6. Environmental Microbiology (IEA515)
Research Publications in indexed Journal
  • Noman, E., Al-Gheethi, A., Saphira Radin Mohamed, R.M., Talip, B., Othman, N., Hossain, M. S., Vo, D.-V.N., Alduais, N. (2022). Inactivation of fungal spores from clinical environment by silver bio-nanoparticles; optimization, artificial neural network model and mechanism. Environmental Research 204, 111926.
  • Joynal Abedin, F.N., Hamid, H.A., Alkarkhi, A.F.M., Amr, S.S.A., Khalil, N.A., Ahmad Yahaya, A.N., Hossain, M.S., Hassan, A., Zulkifli, M. (2021). The Effect of Graphene Oxide and SEBS-g-MAH Compatibilizer on Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Acrylonitrile-Butadiene-Styrene/Talc Composite. Polymers 13(18), 3180.
  • Mat Rozi, N., Hamid, H.A., Hossain, M.S., Khalil, N.A., Ahmad Yahaya, A.N., Syimir Fizal, A.N., Haris, M.Y., Ahmad, N., Zulkifli, M. (2021). Enhanced Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Modified Oil Palm Fiber-Reinforced Polypropylene Composite via Multi-Objective Optimization of In Situ Silica Sol-Gel Synthesis. Polymers 13(19), 3338.
  • Allafi, F.A., Hossain, M.S., Shaah, M., Lalung, J., Ab Kadir, M.O., Ahmad, M.I. (2021). Waterless sterilization and cleaning of sheep wool fiber using supercritical carbon dioxide. Textile Research Journal, In Press.
  • Yunus, M.N.H., Jaafar, M.H., Mohamed, A.S.A., Azraai, N.Z., Hossain, M.S. (2021). Implementation of Kinetic and Kinematic Variables in Ergonomic Risk Assessment Using Motion Capture Simulation: A Review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18(16), 8342.
  • Allafi, F. A., Hossain, M., Shaah, M., Lalung, J., Mohd Omar A. K., Idayu Ahmad, M. (2021). A Review on Characterization of Sheep Wool Impurities and Existing Techniques of Cleaning: Industrial and Environmental Challenges. Journal of Natural Fibres. In Press. .
  • Abdul Hakim Shaah, M., Hossain, M.S., Salem Allafi, F.A., Alsaedi, A., Ismail, N., Ab Kadir, M.O., Ahmad, M.I. (2021). A review on non-edible oil as a potential feedstock for biodiesel: physicochemical properties and production technologies. RSC Advances 11(40), 25018-25037.
  • Syimir Fizal, A.N., Hossain, M.S., Zulkifli, M., Khalil, N.A., Abd Hamid, H., Ahmad Yahaya, A.N. (2021). Implementation of the supercritical CO2 technology for the extraction of candlenut oil as a promising feedstock for biodiesel production: potential and limitations. International Journal of Green Energy, 1-12. (WoS Index,
  • Nazri, N.H., Kumar, Y., Ramlan, M.A., Mohammad Kassim, M.H., Hossain, S., Mohd Kaus, N.H. (2021). Physico-Mechanical Study of CMC/BFO/PoPD Nanocomposite Films Reinforced with Cellulose Nanocrystals (CNCMCC) for Effective Photocatalytic Removal of Methyl Orange. Journal of Composites Science 5(6), 142.
  • Weerasooriya, P.R.D., Pei Chee, W., Mohamad Haafiz, M.K., Hossain, M. S., Hazwan Hussin, M., (2021). Isolation and Characterization of hemicellulose blended carboxymethylcellulose films incorporated with lithium perchlorate as a potential ion conductive biopolymer. Materials Letters, 130085.
  • Ali Noman, E., Al-Gheethi, A., Saphira Radin Mohamed, R.M., Talip, B.A., Hossain, M.S., Ali Hamood Altowayti, W., Ismail, N. (2021). Sustainable approaches for removal of cephalexin antibiotic from non-clinical environments: A critical review. Journal of Hazardous Materials 417, 126040.
  • Shadi, A.M.H., Kamaruddin, M.A., Niza, N.M., Emmanuel, M.I., Ismail, N., Hossain, S. (2021). Effective removal of organic and inorganic pollutants from stabilized sanitary landfill leachate using a combined Fe2O3 nanoparticles/electroflotation process. Journal of Water Process Engineering 40, 101988.
  • Yashni G, Adel Al-gheethi, Radin Mohamed, Hossain,S., Amani Filzah Mohd Kamil. (2021). Photocatalysts of Xenobiotic Organic Compounds in Greywater using Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles: A Critical Review, Water and Environment Journal, 35, 190-217.
  • Mohamed, S.H., Hossain, M.S., Mohamad Kassim, M.H., Ahmad, M.I., Omar, F.M., Balakrishnan, V., Zulkifli, M., Yahaya, A.N.A., (2021). Recycling Waste Cotton Cloths for the Isolation of Cellulose Nanocrystals: A Sustainable Approach. Polymers 13(4), 626.
  • Shaah, M. A., Allafi, F., Hossain, M. S., Alsaedi, A., Ismail, N., Kadir, M. O. A., & Ahmad, M. I. (2021). Candlenut oil: review on oil properties and future liquid biofuel prospects. International Journal of Energy Research. In Press.
  • Khalid, A. M., Hossain, M. S., Ismail, N., Khalil, N. A., Balakrishnan, V., Zulkifli, M., & Yahaya, A. N. A. (2021). Isolation and Characterization of Magnetic Oil Palm Empty Fruits Bunch Cellulose Nanofiber Composite as a Bio-Sorbent for Cu(II) and Cr(VI) Removal. Polymers, 13(1), 112.
  • Salem Allafi, F.A.; Hossain, M.S.; Ab Kadir, M.O.; Hakim Shaah, M.A.; Lalung, J.; Ahmad, M.I. (2021). Waterless processing of sheep wool fiber in textile industry with supercritical CO2: Potential and challenges. Journal of Cleaner Production 2021, 124819.
  • Hussen Shadi, A. M., Kamaruddin, M. A., Niza, N. M., Emmanuel, M. I., Hossain, M. S., & Ismail, N. (2020). Efficient treatment of raw leachate using magnetic ore iron oxide nanoparticles Fe₂O₃ as nanoadsorbents. Journal of Water Process Engineering, 38, 101637.
  • Shadi, A. M. H., Kamaruddin, M. A., Niza, N. M., Emmanuel, M. I., Hossain, M. S., & Ismail, N. (2020). Electroflotation treatment of stabilized landfill leachate using titanium-based electrode. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. In Press.
  • Weerasooriya, P.R.D., Abdul Khalil, H.P.S., Mohd Kaus, N.H., Sohrab Hossain, M., Hiziroglu, S., Nurul Fazita, M.R., Gopakumar, D.A. Mohamad Hafiiz, M.K. (2020). Isolation and Characterization of Regenerated Cellulose Films Using Microcrystalline Cellulose from Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch with an Ionic Liquid. BioResources 15 (4), 8268-8290.
  • Zaidul, I.S.M.; Fahim, T.K.; Sahena, F.; Azad, A.K.; Rashid, M.A.; Hossain, M.S. (2020). Dataset on applying HPMC polymer to improve encapsulation efficiency and stability of the fish oil: In vitro evaluation. Data in Brief, 32, 106111.
  • Abdul Khalil, H.P.S.; Adnan, A.S.; Yahya, E.B.; Olaiya, N.G.; Safrida, S.; Hossain, M.S.; Balakrishnan, V.; Gopakumar, D.A.; Abdullah, C.K.; Oyekanmi, A.A., et al. (2020). A Review on Plant Cellulose Nanofibre-Based Aerogels for Biomedical Applications. Polymers 12, 1759.
  • Mat Yasin, N.M.F.; Hossain, M.S.; H.P.S., A.K.; Zulkifli, M.; Al-Gheethi, A.; Asis, A.J.; Yahaya, A.N.A. (2020). Treatment of Palm Oil Refinery Effluent Using Tannin as a Polymeric Coagulant: Isotherm, Kinetics, and Thermodynamics Analyses. Polymers, 12, 2353.
  • Hussen Shadi, A.M.; Kamaruddin, M.A.; Niza, N.M.; Emmanuel, M.I.; Hossain, M.S.; Ismail, N. (2020). Efficient treatment of raw leachate using magnetic ore iron oxide nanoparticles Fe₂O₃ as nanoadsorbents. Journal of Water Process Engineering, 38, 101637.
  • Ngteni, R., Hossain, M.S., Mohd Omar, A. K., Asis, A.J., Tajudin, Z. (2020). Kinetics and isotherm modeling for the treatment of rubber processing effluent using Iron (II) Sulphate waste as a coagulant. Water, 12(6), 1747-1765.
  • Allafi, F., Hossain, M.S., Lalung, J., Shaah, M., Salehabdi, A., Idayu Ahmad, M., Shadi, A. (2020). Advancements in Applications of Natural Wool fibre: review. Journal of Natural Fibers. Accepted.
  • Tengku Norsalwani T.L, Hossain, M. S., Omar, M.F., Easa, A. M., Sofian, A., Mohd Omar A.K. (2020). Scale up study on the supercritical carbon dioxide sterilization of oil palm fresh fruits bunch. Journal of Oil palm Research, 32 (1), 64-74.
  • Rizal, S., Fizree, H. M., Hossain, M. S., Ikramullah, Gopakumar, D. A., Wan Ni, E. C., & Khalil, H. P. S. A. (2020). The role of silica-containing agro-industrial waste as reinforcement on physicochemical and thermal properties of polymer composites. Heliyon, 6(3), e03550.
  • Zakaria, N.D., Abdul Karim, I. Z., Ahmad, A., Hossain, M. S., Balakrishnan, V. (2020). Effect of Temperature on 60nm and 100nm Nanosphere Size Standard using Dynamic Light Scattering. International Journal of Engineering and Advanced Technology, 9 (2), 2249 – 8958.
  • Hilles, A. H., Abu amr, S. S., Alkarkhi, A. F.M, Hossain, M. S. (2019). The Effect of Persulfate Oxidation on the Biodegradability of Concentrated Anaerobic Stabilized Leachate. Sains Malaysiana, 48(11), 2381–2390.
  • Olaiya, N. G., Surya, I., Oke, P. K., Rizal, S., Sadiku, E. R., Ray, S. S., Farayibi, P.K., Hossain, M.S., Abdul Khalil, H. P. S. (2019). Properties and Characterization of a PLA–Chitin–Starch Biodegradable Polymer Composite. Polymers, 11(10), 1656.
  • Syimir Fizal, A. N., Hossain, M. S., Alkarkhi, A. F. M., Oyekanmi, A. A., Hashim, S. R. M., Khalil, N. A., . . . Ahmad Yahaya, A. N. (2019). Assessment of the chemical hazard awareness of petrol tanker driver: A case study. Heliyon, 5(8), e02368.
  • Hassan, T.M., Hossain, M.S., Kassim, M.H.M., Ibrahim, M., Rawi, N.F.M., Hussin, M.H. (2019). Optimizing the Acid Hydrolysis Process for the Isolation of Microcrystalline Cellulose from Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunches Using Response Surface Methods. Waste and Biomass Valorization. In Press.
  • Hossain, M.S., Omar, F., Asis, A.J., Bachmann, R.T., Islam Sarker, M.Z., Ab Kadir, M.O., (2019). Effective treatment of palm oil mill effluent using FeSO4.7H2O waste from titanium oxide industry: Coagulation adsorption isotherm and kinetics studies. Journal of Cleaner Production 219, 86-98.
  • Sheela Subramanian, Aiza Syuhaniz Salleh, Robert Thomas Bachmann, Hossain, M.S. (2019). Simultaneous Extraction and Separation of Oil and Azadirachtin from Seeds and Leaves of Azadirachta indica using binary Solvent Extraction. Natural Product Science. 25 (2), 150-156.
  • Ahmad Naim A. Y., Hossain, M.S., Muzafar Zulkifli, Robert Edyvean. (2019). Determination of the Physicochemical Properties of the Pre-Treated Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch Vermicompost towards Potential Nutrient Source for Plant Growth. Asian Journal of Microbiology, Biotehcnology and Environmental Science. 21 (2), 326-334.
  • Syimir, F. A. N., Nadiah, M. Y. N., Aini, B. N., Hossain, M. S., & Naim, A. Y. A. (2018). Benzene exposure among tanker worker during unloading of petrol. Materials Today: Proceedings, 5(10), 21547-21550.
  • Syimir Fizal, A. N., Nadiah, M. Y. N., Aini, B. N., Hossain, M. S., & Naim, A. Y. A. (2018). Characterization of BTEX in Malaysian petrol. Materials Today: Proceedings, 5(10, Part 2), 21541-21546.
  • Hossain, M. S., Naim Ahmad Yahaya, A., Suhaila Yacob, L., Zulkhairi Abdul Rahim, M., Nadiah Mohamad Yusof, N., & Thomas Bachmann, R. (2018). Selective recovery of Copper from waste mobile phone printed circuit boards using Sulphuric acid leaching. Materials Today: Proceedings, 5(10, Part 2), 21698-21702.
  • Zulkifli, M., Hossain, M. S., Khalil, N., Ahmad Yahaya, A., Yusof, F., & Hashim, A. (2018). Preparation and Characterization of Sol-gel Silica-modified Kenaf Bast Microfiber/Polypropylene Composites. BioResources, 13(1), 1977-1992.
  • Mohd Omar, A.K.; Tengku Norsalwani, T.L.; Asmah, M.S.; Badrulhisham, Z.Y.; Easa, A.M.; Omar, F.M.; Hossain, M.S.; Zuknik, M.H.; Nik Norulaini, N.A. (2018) Implementation of the supercritical carbon dioxide technology in oil palm fresh fruits bunch sterilization: A review. Journal of CO2 Utilization, 25, 205-215.
  • Tong, W. Y., bin Abdullah, Ahmad Yassin, K.A., Nur Amiera, S.R.,   Muhamad Izul, A. , Hossain, M. S., Ring, L. C., Yusriah L., Tan, W.-N. (2017). Antimicrobial wound dressing film utilizing cellulose nanocrystal as drug delivery system for curcumin. Cellulose. 25, 631-638.
  • Ahmad Yahaya, A. N., Hossain, M. S., & Edyvean, R. (2017). Thermal Degradation and Morphological Changes of Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch Vermicompost. BioResources, 12(4), 8886-8900. (ISI Impact factor (Q2): 1.332).
  • Salem S. Abu Amr, Hamidi Abdul Aziz, Hossain, M.S., Mohammed J.K. BashirSimultaneous removal of COD and color from municipal landfill leachate using Ozone/Zinc Sulphate oxidation process. Global Nest Journal. 9(3) 498 – 504.
  • Razali, N., Hossain, M. S., Taiwo, O., Ibrahim, M., Mohd Nadzri, N., Razak, N., Mohammad Rawi, N., Mohd Mahadar, M., & Mohamad Kassim, M. (2017). Influence of Acid Hydrolysis Reaction Time on the Isolation of Cellulose Nanowhiskers from Oil Palm Empty Fruit Bunch Microcrystalline Cellulose. BioResources, 12(3), 6773-6788. 
  • Ahmad Yahaya, A. N., Hossain, M. S., Edyvean, R. (2017). Analysis of Phenolic Compounds in Empty Fruit Bunches in Oyster Mushroom Cultivation and in Vermicomposting. BioResources, 12(3), 4594-4605.
  • Othman, R., Hossain, M. S., Noor H. Jabarullah (2017). Synthesis and characterization of iron‐ and nitrogen‐functionalized graphene catalysts for oxygen reduction reaction. Applied Organometallic Chemistry. 31(10), e3738.
  • Mohd Omar, A. K., Tengku Norsalwani, T. L., Abdul Khalil, H. P. S., Nagao, H., Zuknik, M. H., Hossain, M. S., & Nik Norulaini, N. A. (2017). Waterless sterilization of oil palm fruitlets using supercritical carbon dioxide. The Journal of Supercritical Fluids. 126, 65-71.
  • Owolabi, A. F., Haafiz, M. M., Hossain, M. S., Hussin, M. H., & Fazita, M. N. (2016). Influence of alkaline hydrogen peroxide pre-hydrolysis on the isolation of microcrystalline cellulose from oil palm fronds. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules. 95, 1228-1234.
  • Sarip, H., Hossain, M.S., Negm, M., Azemi M.N., Allaf, K. (2016). In situ Autohydrolysis for the Glucose Production from Sago Pith Waste with DIC Technology.BioResources. 11(4), 9311-9324.
  • Lah, T. N. T., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Shahadat, M., Nagao, H., Hossain, M. S., & Mohd Omar, A. K. (2016). Utilization of Industrial Waste for the Production of Cellulase by the Cultivation of Trichoderma via Solid State Fermentation. Environmental Processes, 1-12.
  • Sarip, Hossain, M. S., M. N. Mohamad Azemi., K. Allaf. (2016). A Review of the Thermal Pretreatment of Lignocellulosic Biomass towards Glucose Production: Autohydrolysis with DIC Technology. BioResources. 11 (4), 10625-10653.
  • Hossain, M. S.,A.N. Norulaini, A.Y.A. Naim, A.R.M. Zulkhairi, M.M. Bennama, A.K.M. Omar, Utilization of the supercritical carbon dioxide extraction technology for the production of deoiled palm kernel cake, Journal of CO2 Utilization. 16 (2016) 121-129.
  • P.S. Abdul Khalil, Y. Davoudpour, C.K. Saurabh, Hossain, M. S., A.S. Adnan, R. Dungani, M.T. Paridah, M.Z. Islam Sarker, M.R.N. Fazita, M.I. Syakir, M.K.M. Haafiz, A review on nanocellulosic fibres as new material for sustainable packaging: Process and applications, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 64 (2016) 823-836.
  • Hossain, M. S.,A. Nik Norulaini, A.A. Banana, A.R. Mohd Zulkhairi, A.Y. Ahmad Naim, A.K. Mohd Omar. (2016). Modeling the supercritical carbon dioxide inactivation of Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli and Bacillus subtilis in human body fluids clinical waste, Chemical Engineering Journal. 296 (2016) 173-181.
  • Abdul Khalil, Hossain, M. S., A.S. Nur Aamiranajwa, M.R. Nurul Fazita, M.K. Mohamad Haafiz, N. Suraya, R. Dungani, H. Fizree, (2016). Production and Characterization of the Defatted Oil Palm Shell Nanoparticles, Sains Malaysiana. 45 (2016) 833-839.
  • A. Sri Aprilia, Y. Davoudpour, W. Zulqarnain, H.P.S. Abdul Khalil, C.I.C. Mohamad Hazwan, Hossain, M. S., R. Dungani, H.M. Fizree, A. Zaidon, M.K. Mohamad Haafiz (2016). Physicochemical Characterization of Microcrystalline Cellulose Extracted from Kenaf Bast, BioResources 11(2), 3875-3889.
  • Earnih Rosamah Rosamah, Hossain, M. S.,P.S Abdul Khalil, W. O Wan Nadirah, Rudi Dungani, A.S Nur Amiranajwa N.L.M Suraya, H.M Fizree A.K Mohd Omar. (2015). Properties enhancement using oil palm shell nanoparticles of fibers reinforced polyester hybrid composites. Advanced Composite Materials 3,1-14.
  • MK Mohamad Haafiz, Azman Hassan, HPS Abdul Khalil, Imran Khan, IM Inuwa, Md Saiful Islam, Hossain, M. S., MI Syakir, MR Nurul Fazita. (2015). Bionanocomposite based on cellulose nanowhisker from oil palm biomass-filled poly (lactic acid). Polymer Testing. 48, 133-139.
  • AF Ireana Yusra, HPS Abdul Khalil, Hossain, M. S., Yalda Davoudpour, AA Astimar, A Zaidon, Rudi Dungani, AK Mohd Omar. (2015). Characterization of Plant Nanofiber-Reinforced Epoxy Composites. BioResources, 10(4), 8268-8280.
  • K. Fahim, I. S. M. Zaidul, M. A. B. Rushdi, U. M. Salim, C. A. Jalal, K. M. Sharif, M. Hossain, M. S. (2015). Microencapsulation of fish oil using Hydroxy propyl methyl cellulose as a carrier material by spray drying. Journal of Food Processing and Preservation. 40(2), 140-153.
  • R. Nurul Fazita, K. Jayaraman, D. Bhattacharyya, Hossain, M. S., M.K. Mohamad Haafiz, Abdul Khalil H. P. S . (2015). Disposal Options of Bamboo Fabric-Reinforced Poly(Lactic) Acid Composites for Sustainable Packaging: Biodegradability and Recyclability. Polymers. 7(8), 1476-1496.
  • NA Sri Aprilia, Hossain, M. S., Asniza Mustapha, S Siti Suhaily, NA Nik Norulaini, Leh C Peng, AK Mohd Omar, HPS Abdul Khalil. (2015). Optimizing the Isolation of Microfibrillated Bamboo in High Pressure Enzymatic Hydrolysis. BioResources, 10(3), 5305-5316.
  • Yalda Davoudpour, Hossain, M. S., P. S Abdul Khalil, M.K. Mohamad Haafiz, Z. A. Mohd Ishak, Azman Hassan, Md. Zaidul Islam Sarker. (2015). Optimization of high pressure homogenization parameters for the isolation of cellulosic nanofibers using response surface methodology. Industrial Crops and Products. 74, 381-387.
  • A. Sri Aprilia, Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • P.S. Abdul Khalil, Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Hossain, M. S., 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..
  • Easmin, MZI Islam Sarker, S. Ferdosh, S.H. Shamsudin, K.B. Yunus, M.S.Uddin, MKR Sarker, MJH Akanda, Hossain, M. S., HPS. Abdul Khalil. (2014). Bioactive compounds and advanced processing technology: Phaleria macrocarpa (sheff.) Boerl, a review. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology. 90(6), 981-991.
  • F. Ireana Yusra, H.P.S. Abdul Khalil, Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Abdul Khalil, Rudi Dungani, Issam. Ahmed Mohammed, Hossain, M. S., N. A. Sri Aprilia, Edy Budiarso, E. 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.
  • 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. Hossain, M. S., (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.
  • A Sri Aprila, H.P.S. Abdul Khalil, , Rudi Dungani, Amir H. Bhat, Hossain, M. S. (2014) Exploring Material Properties of Vinyl Ester Biocomposites Filled Carbonized Jatropha Seed Shell. BioResources, 9(3), 4888-4898.
  • P. S. Abdul Khalil, Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Fatehah, M. O., Hossain, M. S., & 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., Hossain, M. S., & Teng, T. T. (2013). Semiconductor Wastewater Treatment using Tapioca Starch as a Natural Coagulant. Journal of Water Resource and Protection- 5, 1018-1026.
  • Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Hossain, M. S., 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.
  • Hossain, M. S., Santhanam, A., Nik Norulaini, N. A., Mohd Omar, A.K. (2011). Clinical solid waste management practices – A review. Waste Management 31 (2011) 754–766.
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