Department of Urban and Regional Planning

Research Output 1989 2018

2018
Malaysia
Public-private partnerships
Critical success factors
Nigeria
Comparative analysis

Evaluating the capability of walkability audit tools for assessing sidewalks

Aghaabbasi, M., Moeinaddini, M., Zaly Shah, M., Asadi-Shekari, Z. & Arjomand Kermani, M. 1 Feb 2018 In : Sustainable Cities and Society. 37, p. 475-484 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

accident prevention
accessibility
safety
audit
social attraction

Life cycle assessment and life cycle costing toward eco-efficiency concrete waste management in Malaysia

Mah, C. M., Fujiwara, T. & Ho, C. S. 20 Jan 2018 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 172, p. 3415-3427 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Eco-efficiency
Life cycle assessment
Scenarios
Waste management
Malaysia
1 Citations

Sustainable clean pervious concrete pavement production incorporating palm oil fuel ash as cement replacement

Khankhaje, E., Rafieizonooz, M., Salim, M. R., Khan, R., Mirza, J., Siong, H. C. & Salmiati 20 Jan 2018 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 172, p. 1476-1485 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

pavement
cement
ash
replacement
fuel oil
1 Citations

The characterisation and treatment of food waste for improvement of biogas production during anaerobic digestion – A review

Bong, C. P. C., Lim, L. Y., Lee, C. T., Klemeš, J. J., Ho, C. S. & Ho, W. S. 20 Jan 2018 In : Journal of Cleaner Production. 172, p. 1545-1558 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

biogas
food
anaerobic digestion
Food
Biogas
2017

Achieving low carbon society through primary school ecolife challenge in Iskandar Malaysia

Phang, F. A., Yoke, W. W., Siong, H. C. & Musa, A. N. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 415-420 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Carbon
Students
Electricity
Water
Education

A conceptual framework for evaluating the success of public-private partnership (PPP) projects

Muhammad, Z. & Johar, F. 1 Sep 2017 In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 9, p. 9130-9134 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

public-private partnership
conceptual framework
project
Partnership
Framework

Addressing the importance of the sensory aspect in tourism studies—a literature Review

Rahman, N. H. A., Khalifah, Z. & Ismail, H. N. 2017 In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 4, p. 3167-3169 3 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Tourism
literature
Literature Review
Geography
Marketing

A physical absorption assessment of a new alternative solvent for carbon capture

Ahmada, M. Z., Hashim, H., Yunusa, N. A., Lima, J. S., Hoa, W. S. & Siong, H. C. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 625-630 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Carbon capture
Carbon Monoxide
Ethanolamine
Desorption
Degradation
Malaysia
quality of life
housing
participation
community
1 Citations

Carbon and energy use reporting for buildings in Putrajaya: Implementation status and drive factors

Wee, W. T. & Siong, H. C. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 607-612 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Office buildings
Carbon
Carbon Monoxide
Managers
Industry

Carbon emission pinch analysis for sustainable landfill

Othman, K. I., Lim, J. S., Ho, W. S., Hashim, H., Tan, S. T. & Ho, C. S. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 517-522 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Land fill
Carbon
Waste management
Global warming
Solid wastes

Citizen participation in urban governance: experiences from traditional city of Bida, Nigeria

Chado, J., Johar, F. B. & Khan, M. G. 1 Jul 2017 In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 7, p. 6194-6197 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

citizens' participation
Nigeria
governance
experience
city

Communities’ local knowledge of flood disaster management in Pakistan

Khan, M. G., Johar, F. & Chado, J. 1 Jul 2017 In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 7, p. 6087-6090 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Disaster Management
Disaster
Community
Knowledge
Pakistan

Computer simulation as an alternative approach in climatically responsive urban configuration study

Yola, L. & Siong, H. C. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 505-510 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Computer simulation
Hot Temperature
Climatology
Thermal comfort
Thermal energy
5 Citations

Concrete waste management decision analysis based on life cycle assessment

Mah, C. M., Fujiwara, T. & Ho, C. S. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 25-30 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Decision theory
Waste management
Life cycle
Concretes
Environmental impact

Contribution of corporate social responsibility toward road safety in Nigeria: A review

Chiroma, M. A., Shah, M. Z. & Shittu, A. O. 1 Sep 2017 In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 9, p. 8889-8894 6 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

social responsibility
Nigeria
road
road safety
corporate social responsibility

Critical review on the existence of transgenerational entrepreneurship in tourism businesses: Current trend and interest

Puzi, M. A. M. & Ismail, H. N. 1 Jan 2017 In : Planning Malaysia. 15, 3, p. 105-114 10 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

entrepreneurship
Tourism
trend
tourism
family

Delay as a challenge in prosecuting non- compliance in the halal industry

Ahmad, F., Hussein, M. Z., Husny, Z. J., Suleiman, B., Shima, N. & Syazwa Nabila, M. R. 2017 In : International Journal of Supply Chain Management. 6, 1, p. 141-145 5 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Industry
Noncompliance
Compliance
Comparative study
Violations

Development of SIs on solid waste management through selection: A review

Sing, C. L. I., Noor, Z. Z., Yusuf, R. O., Ali, M. R. M., Taib, S. M. & Siong, H. C. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 535-540 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Solid wastes
Waste management
Sustainable development
Agglomeration

Economic and environmental assessment for integrated biogas upgrading with CO2 utilization in palm oil mill

Kwee, L. M., Hashim, H., Siong, H. C., Shin, H. W. & Shiun, L. J. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 715-720 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Biofuels
Carbon Monoxide
Economics
palm oil
Environmental assessments
1 Citations

Economic assessment of microalgae-based CO2 utilization in power plant sector in Malaysia

Nurariffudin, M., Hashim, H., Shiun, L. J. & Siong, H. C. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 643-648 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Carbon Monoxide
Power plants
Economics
Carbon capture
Biomass

Efficiency of microbial inoculation for a cleaner composting technology

Fan, Y. V., Klemeš, J. J., Lee, C. T. & Ho, C. S. 16 Oct 2017 (Accepted/In press) In : Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

composting
inoculation
Composting
parameter
municipal solid waste

Evaluation of microbial inoculation technology for composting

Van Fan, Y., Lee, C. T., Ho, C. S., Klemeš, J. J., Wahab, R. A., Chua, L. S. & Sarmidi, M. R. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 433-438 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Composting
Municipal solid waste
Waste utilization
Bioremediation
Moisture
sustainability
science
learning
Sustainable development
Teaching
2 Citations

Feedstock amendment for the production of quality compost for soil amendment & heavy metal immobilisation

Yee, L. L., Tin, L. C., Shiun, L. J., Klemeš, J. J., Siong, H. C. & Mansor, N. N. A. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 499-504 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Composting
Feedstocks
Heavy metals
Soils
Heavy Metals

Integrated planning model of creative industry based Kampung tourism in Jayengan Surakarta, Indonesia

Astuti, W., Permana, A. S., Qomarun, Febela, A. & Andisetyana, R. 1 Jan 2017 In : Planning Malaysia. 15, 3, p. 63-76 14 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

integrated planning
cultural economy
planning model
Indonesia
Tourism

Integrating manual calibration and auto-calibration of SWAT model in Muar Watershed, Johor

Rusli, N., Majid, M. R., Yusop, Z., Tan, M. L., Hashim, S. & Bohari, S. N. 10 Jan 2017 2016 7th IEEE Control and System Graduate Research Colloquium, ICSGRC 2016 - Proceeding. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 197-202 6 p. 7813327

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Soil
Calibration
Water
Model
Watersheds
2 Citations

Mini-review on substrate & inoculum loadings for anaerobic co-digestion of food waste

Bong, C. P. C., Lee, C. T., Ho, W. S., Hashim, H., Klemeš, J. J. & Ho, C. S. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 493-498 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Substrates
Biofuels
Nutrients
Biogas
Waste treatment

Mitigation of greenhouse gases emission through food waste composting & replacement of chemical fertiliser

Wong, J. H., Ho, C. S., Mansor, N. N. A. & Lee, C. T. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 367-372 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Composting
Fertilizers
Gas emissions
Greenhouse gases
Waste management
8 Citations

Review on the renewable energy and solid waste management policies towards biogas development in Malaysia

Chien Bong, C. P., Ho, W. S., Hashim, H., Lim, J. S., Ho, C. S., Peng Tan, W. S. & Lee, C. T. 1 Apr 2017 In : Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews. 70, p. 988-998 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewReview article

Biogas
Solid wastes
Waste management
Energy security
Municipal solid waste

Sustainability assessment of community-based poverty reduction projects (CPRP) in Nigeria

Zayyanu, M., Johar, F., Zungwenen, U. J. & Siddiq, U. A. 1 Jul 2017 In : Advanced Science Letters. 23, 7, p. 6060-6063 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nigeria
sustainability
poverty
community
project

Sustainable & low carbon practices at schools in Iskandar Malaysia

Wong, W. Y., Phang, F. A., Ho, C. S. & Musa, A. N. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 313-318 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Carbon
Education
Curricula
Screening
Students
4 Citations

Sustainable pervious concrete incorporating palm oil fuel ash as cement replacement

Khankhaje, E., Salim, M. R., Mirza, J., Hussin, M. W., Siong, H. C. & Rafieizonooz, M. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 445-450 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Ashes
Fuel oils
Cements
Concretes
palm oil
17 Citations
Carbon emissions
Sustainable energy
Asia
Water
carbon emission
1 Citations

The effect of residents’ personality, emotional solidarity, and community commitment on support for tourism development

Moghavvemi, S., Woosnam, K. M., Paramanathan, T., Musa, G. & Hamzah, A. 1 Dec 2017 In : Tourism Management. 63, p. 242-254 13 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Solidarity
Tourism development
Emotion
Residents
solidarity
travel behavior
air quality
policy
citizen
Malaysia

The local people perceptions on the economic impacts of Indonesian workers in rural areas: A case study at rural Johor

Suziana, M. Y., Ibrahim, N., Siti Rahyla, R. & Razlini, M. R. 1 Mar 2017 In : Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities. 25, 1, p. 485-502 18 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Immigrants
Economic impact
Rural areas
Workers
Rural Areas
1 Citations

Titania-loaded coal char as catalyst in oxidation of styrene with aqueous hydrogen peroxide

Nurhadi, M., Chandren, S., Yuan, L. S., Ho, C. S., Indra Mahlia, T. M. & Nur, H. 1 Jan 2017 In : International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering. 15, 1, p. 45-55 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Styrene
Coal
Hydrogen Peroxide
Oxidation
Catalysts
1 Citations

Urban forest cover change and sustainability of Malaysian cities

Kanniah, K. D. & Siong, H. C. 2017 Chemical Engineering Transactions. Italian Association of Chemical Engineering - AIDIC, Vol. 56, p. 673-678 6 p. (Chemical Engineering Transactions; vol. 56)

Research output: ResearchChapter

Sustainable development
Monitoring
Satellite imagery
Biodiversity
Developing countries

Urban spatial pattern and carbon emission interconnectivity in a sub-Saharan City, Nigeria

Zakka, S. D., Permana, A. S. & Majid, M. R. 1 Jan 2017 In : Planning Malaysia. 15, 3, p. 51-62 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Nigeria
carbon emission
city
residential area
traffic volume
2016

A conceptual study: Muslim tourists’ perceived value in sharia compliant hotels (SCH) in Malaysia

Azmin, N. A. M., Ismail, H. N. & Khalifah, Z. 2016 Heritage, Culture and Society: Research agenda and best practices in the hospitality and tourism industry - Proceedings of the 3rd International Hospitality and Tourism Conference, IHTC 2016 and 2nd International Seminar on Tourism, ISOT 2016. CRC Press/Balkema, p. 771-776 6 p.

Research output: ResearchConference contribution

Tourists
Muslims
Malaysia
Hotels
Perceived value

A discrete choice model for firm location decision

Man, N. C. & Timmerman, H. 2016 In : Planning Malaysia. 4, Special Issue 4, p. 273-284 12 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

location decision
firm
central business district
analysis
district
2 Citations
travel
inhabitant
Gross Domestic Product
Motorcycles
Foot
2 Citations

A new assessment model to evaluate the microscale sidewalk design factors at the neighbourhood level

Aghaabbasi, M., Moeinaddini, M., Zaly Shah, M. & Asadi-Shekari, Z. 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Transport and Health.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Surveys and Questionnaires
resident
Malaysia
Research Personnel
Research
2 Citations

An integrated approach of analytical hierarchy process and GIS for site selection of urban parks in Iskandar Malaysia

Rasli, F. N., Kanniah, K. D., Muthuveerappan, C. & Ho, C. S. 2016 In : International Journal of Geoinformatics. 12, 2, p. 67-77 11 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

analytical hierarchy process
site selection
integrated approach
geographic information system
water body

An investigation on the relationship between land use composition and pm10 pollution in Iskandar Malaysia

Zahari, M. A. Z., Majid, M. R., Siong, H. C., Kurata, G. & Nordin, N. 2016 In : Planning Malaysia. 4, Special Issue 4, p. 395-410 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

land use change
land use
pollution
Malaysia
haze

An overview of critical success factors of publicprivate partnership in the delivery of urban infrastructure and services

Muhammad, Z., Sik, K. K., Johar, F. & Sabri, S. 2016 In : Planning Malaysia. 4, Special Issue 4, p. 147-162 16 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

public-private partnership
infrastructure
services
public private partnership
project
9 Citations

A review on the global warming potential of cleaner composting and mitigation strategies

Bong, C. P. C., Lim, L. Y., Ho, W. S., Lim, J. S., Klemeš, J. J., Towprayoon, S., Ho, C. S. & Lee, C. T. 11 Jan 2016 (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cleaner Production.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

composting
global warming
mitigation
Mitigation
Global warming

A study on application of false trade description towards halal food products

Ahmad, F., Hussein, M. Z., Roslan, N. F., Husny, Z. J., Rahim, N. S. A. & Ramzi, M. 2016 In : International Journal of Supply Chain Management. 5, 2, p. 127-130 4 p.

Research output: Research - peer-reviewArticle

Food products
Certification
Logos
Abuse
Industry