Projects



The followings are the research projects related to my works as a researcher in sound and vibration.


Research grants from Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia


  1. Investigation on the use of micro-perforated panel to control mass-air-mass resonance in a double-leaf partition, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2010-2012, RM 24,000 (Project Leader) - Completed

  2. A new SEA Model for predicting car interior noise, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2010-2012, RM 43,000 (Project Leader) - Completed

  3. Towards a self-powered navigation buoy using vibration based energy harvesting concept from ocean wave motion, Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), 2012-2014, RM 50,000 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  4. Modelling the acoustic performance of a hybrid micro-perforated panel-natural waste fibre as an eco-friendly sound absorber and noise barrier, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2010-2012, RM 68,000 (Co-Researcher) - Completed
     
  5. Investigation on the vibration input power from structure-borne sound sources, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2010-2012, RM 47,000 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  6. Modelling of vibration based energy harvesting from human body motion, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2010-2012, RM 47,300 (Co-Researcher) - Completed
     
  7. On harvesting energy mechanism from ambient noise utilizing flexural vibration of a flexible panel, Research Acculturation Collaborative Effort (RACE), 2012-2014, RM 49,800 (Project Leader) - Completed

  8. On studying the acoustic performance of natural materials with hollow structure as alternative green sound absorbers, Exploratory Research Grant Scheme (ERGS), 2012- 2014, RM 68,450 (Project Leader) - Completed

  9. Fabrication and physico-mechanical analysis of new natural rubber foam filled waste spent tea leave composite for sound absorption, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2014-2016, RM 98,800 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  10. Modelling of structure-brone noise and vibration transmission in building using portal frame and flat plate approach, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2014- 2016, RM 90,700 (Project Leader) - Completed

  11. Sustainable acoustic absorber from natural fibers, Prototype Research Grant Scheme (PRGS), 2014-2016, RM 170,000 (Project Leader) - Completed

  12. Effects of stiffness non-linearity on the electromechanical coupling of a vibration based energy harvesting device, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2013-2015, RM 90,000 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  13. Study of turbulence characteristics of an oscillatory flow conditions in thermoacoustics using experimentally validated two-equations turbulence model, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2014-2016, RM 135,700 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  14. A Modelling of Artificial Neural Network to Predict the Output Power of Automotive Exhaust Waste Heat Recovery Using Steam Turbine Mechanism, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2014-2016, RM 78,100 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  15. Fabrication and physico-mechanical analysis of new natural rubber foam filled waste spent tea leave composite for sound absorption, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2014-2016, RM 98,000 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  16. Fabrication and Physico-Properties of Pineapple Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene and Starch as Biodegradable Composite Material, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2014-2016, RM 138,200 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  17. New model of reverberation time using Statistical Energy Analysis (SEA), Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2016-2018, RM 89,200 (Project Leader) - Completed

  18. Characterisation of a wideband non-linear dynamic vibration absorber (DVA) for suppressing structural vibration using a cantilever beam constrained by curved blocks, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2016-2018, RM 78,600 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  19. High impact self-sustain battery-less emergency warning system with wireless control capability as a sustainable urban human traffic control system, Prototype Research Grant Scheme (PRGS), 2016-2018, RM 120,790 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  20. Correlation of design parameters of lightweight lattice structures on vibration characteristics and mechanical strength for high efficiency isolator, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), 2018-2021, RM 113,500 (Co-Researcher) - On going


Research grants from Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM)


  1. Construction of low cost impedance tubes to measure sound absorption coefficient and sound transmission loss, Short Term Grant, 2010-2011, RM 18,000 (Project Leader) - Completed

  2. Development of a small scale vehicle dynamics test bed, Short Term Grant, 2010- 2011, RM 20,000 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  3. Investigation on the acoustic properties of a micro-perforated double-leaf partition filled with natural waste fibrous material, Short Term Grant, 2010-2011, RM 24,000 (Co- Researcher) - Completed

  4. Modelling automotive Noise, Vibration and Harshness (NVH) using hybrid Finite Element Method and Statistical Energy Analysis, Short Term Grant, 2010-2011, RM 24,000 (Co-Researcher) - Completed

  5. A study on improving the acoustical performance of Masjid Sayyidina Abu Bakar UTeM, Short Term Grant, 2012-2013, RM 23,000 (Project Leader) - Complete

  6. Research and development of green acoustical absorber for Masjid Sayyidina Abu Bakar UTeM, Short Term Grant, 2012-2013, RM 27,000 (Co-Researcher) - Complete

  7. Dynamic analysis of laminated rubber metal spring for high rise structure, Short Term Grant, 2012-2013, RM 15,000 (Co-Researcher) - Complete

  8. Development of mathematical model of sound radiation from vibrating perforated panel using discrete source, Short Term Grant, 2012-2013, RM 15,450 (Co-Researcher) - Complete

  9. Development of a novel high frequency vibration transmission test rig on laminated rubber-metal spring for automotive suspension system, Short Term Grant, 2013-2014, RM 19,200 (Co-Researcher) - Complete

  10. Prototype of hybrid rubber-metal isolator for automotive engine, Short Term Grant, 2014-2015, RM 17,500 (Co-Researcher) - Complete

  11. Modelling transmission loss of weather strip in car door, Seed Money Grant, 2016- 2017, RM 20,000 (Co-Researcher). Collaboration Project with Proton Sdn. Bhd - Complete

  12. A preliminary study on the potential of Kenaf core as automotive interior component, Seed Money Grant, 2016-2017, RM 20,000 (Co-Researcher) - Collaboration Project with Proton Sdn. Bhd - Complete

  13. Determination of damping properties of composite for automotive components, Seed Money Grant, 2016-2017, RM 20,000 (Co-Researcher) - Collaboration Project with Proton Sdn. Bhd - Complete


Research grants from Industry/Other Government Agencies/International

Analysis of Autonomous Collision Avoidance in Emergency Lane Change Considering Vehicle in the Neighboring Lane, ASEAN NCAP Collaborative Holistic Research (ANCHOR), RM11,500.