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Prof Dr. Md Abdul Maleque


Manufacturing and Materials Engineering


Advanced Composite Materials, Hybrid Composite Coating, Sustainable light weight materials, Surface Engineering, Tribology & Tribo-corrosion

Dr. Md Abdul Maleque is a Professor in Materials Engineering, Advisor of Advanced Materials & Surface Engg. Research Unit (AMSERU), International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) and Chairman of TC on Standardization of Alloy Steel in Malaysia (National Committee), at department of Standard Malaysia (DSM). He started his career as a lecturer in 1995 at the faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya, Malaysia. Since then, he served in various teaching and research capacities with University of Malaya and Multimedia University until 2007. He then joined with IIUM in 2009 and engaged actively in research, teaching, supervision, administrative work, securing national and international research grants and publishing research findings in reputed journals. and Chairman of National Alloy Steelmore...

PhD in Mechanical Engineering (Tribology and Tribo-material) from UM, Malaysia; M.Sc. and B.Sc. Engg. (First Class) in Metallurgical Engineering from BUET, Bangladesh. Leaders in Innovation Fellowships 2019-2020, Royal Academy of Engineering, UK

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  1. Maleque, Md. Abdul and Idris, Nazrin and Rahman, Mohammad M. and Sayeed Hossain, Mohammad (2020) Particulate composite protective coating using conventional melting approach. In: Encyclopedia of renewable and sustainable materials. Elsevier, UK, pp. 510-516. ISBN 9780128035818
  2. Musa, Moh H.A. and Md. Abdul, Maleque and Ali, Mohammad Yeakub (2020) Heat affected zone morphology of TIG torch welded HSLA steel in presence of Ti and V microalloying elements. In: Encyclopedia of renewable and sustainable materials. Elsevier, UK, pp. 439-444. ISBN 780128131954
  3. Urmi, Wajiha Tasnim and A.S, Shafiqah and Rahman, Md Mustafizur and Maleque, Md. Abdul and Kadirgama, Kumaran (2021) Preparation methods and challenges of hybrid nanofluids: a review. Journal of Advanced Research in Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences, 78 (2). pp. 56-66. E-ISSN 2289 - 7879
  4. Abdullahi, Umma and Bello, Kamilu Adeyemi and Maleque, Md. Abdul and Yaacob, Iskandar Idris and Ali, Mohammad Yeakub and Nirmal, Umar (2020) Friction coefficient of carbon nanotube reinforced aluminium nano-composite. Nigerian Journal of Engineering, 27 (1). pp. 25-35. ISSN 0794-4756 E-ISSN 2705-3954
  5. Abdullahi, Umma and Maleque, Md. Abdul and Ali, Mohammad Yeakub (2020) Hardness behaviour of carbon nanotube-aluminium nano-composite using nanoindentation technique. Materials Today: Proceedings, xx (xx). pp. 1-5. E-ISSN 2214-7853 (In Press)
  6. Abd Malek, Zetty Akhtar and Rahman, Md Mustafizur and Kadirgama, Kumaran and Rahman, Saidur and Maleque, Md. Abdul (2020) Thermal conductivity and viscosity of TiO2/MWCNTs (doped 10wt% graphene) - ethylene glycol based nanofluids for different ratio of nanoparticle. Journal of Advanced Research in Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences, 72 (1). pp. 32-46. ISSN 2289-7879
  7. Urmi, Wajiha Tasnim and Rahman, Md. Mustafizur and Wan Hamzah, Wan Azmi and Kadirgama, Kumaran and Ramasamy, Devarajan and Maleque, Md. Abdul (2020) Experimental investigation on the stability of 40% ethylene glycol based TiO2-Al2O3 hybrid nanofluids. Journal of Advanced Research in Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences, 69 (1). pp. 110-121. ISSN 2289-7879
  8. Mahmood, Mahmood Hameed and Maleque, Md. Abdul (2020) Effective parameter of nano-CuO coating on CO gas-sensing performance and heat transfer efficiency. Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering (AJSE), xx (xx). pp. 1-5. ISSN 2193-567X E-ISSN 2191-4281 (In Press)
  9. Safiei, Wahaizad and Rahman, Md Mustafizur and Musfirah, A. H. and Maleque, Md Abdul and Singh, Ramvir (2020) Experimental study on dynamic viscosity of aqueous-based nanofluids with an addition of ethylene glycol. In: 5th International Conference on Mechanical Engineering Research 2019 (ICMER 2019), 30th-31st July 2019, Kuantan, Pahang.
  10. Zetty Akhta, A. M. and Rahman, Md Mustafizur and Kadirgama, Kumaran and Maleque, Md. Abdul (2020) Effect of TiO2 and Al2O3-ethylene glycol-based nanofluids on cutting temperature and surface roughness during turning process of AISI 1018. In: "Energy Security and Chemical Engineering Congress 2019, ESChE 2019", 17 - 19 July 2019, Parkroyal Resort Penang.
  11. Maleque, Md. Abdul (2020) A systematic literature review. In: Webinar on Sytematic Literature Review, 22nd September 2020, Kuala Lumpur. (Unpublished)
  12. Maleque, Md. Abdul (2021) Spin-orbit coupling effect on the electronic structure of Sr2FeHfO6 alloy for spintronics device application. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 518. p. 167374. ISSN 0304-8853
  13. Fuhaid, Mutlag Shafi and Krishnan, Pradeep Kumar and Maleque, Md. Abdul and Murali, R V and Ali, Mohammad Yeakub (2020) Manufacturing and friction welding of aluminium matrix composites – review of current status and future directions. TEST Engineering & Management, 83 (May-June). pp. 1122-1130. ISSN 0193-4120
  14. Paijan, Lailatul Harina and Maleque, Md Abdul and -, Suryanto (2020) Effect of SiC particle size on hardness and wear behavior of TIG melted hard surface layer AISI Duplex-2205 steel. TEST Engineering & Management, 83 (May-June). pp. 1392-1397. ISSN 0193-4120
  15. Mahmood, M.H. and Maleque, Md. Abdul (2020) Anodized nano-coating of copper material for thermal efficiency enhancement. Test Engineering and Management, 83 (May-June). pp. 1430-1437. E-ISSN 0193-4120
  16. Mahmood, M. H. and Maleque, Md. Abdul and -, Suryanto (2020) Effect of Nano-CuO grain size on heat transfer performance of copper substrate. Test Engineering and Management, 83 (May-June). pp. 1180-1185. E-ISSN 0193-4120
  17. Maleque, Md. Abdul and Paijan, Lailatul Harina and Othman, Norinsan Kamil and Rahman, Md. Mustafizur (2019) Optimisation of gaseous nitriding process parameters for hard surface layer of duplex stainless steel. International Journal of Materials Engineering Innovation, 10 (3). pp. 165-185. ISSN 1757-2754
  18. Hossain, Mohammad Sayeed and Maleque, Md. Abdul (2020) Residual stress analysis for sustainable structural integrity assessment of an engineering component. In: Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials. Elsevier Inc., United Kingdom, pp. 548-556. ISBN 978-0-12-813196-1
  19. Musa, M. H. A. and Maleque, Md. Abdul and Hossain, M.S. and Ravishankar, S.R. and Al-Shiblib, A. and Coyle, E.D. (2020) Evaluation of sustainable micro-alloyed HSLA steel for pipeline application. In: International Gas Research Conference 2020 (IGRC 2020), 24-26 Feb 2020, Muscat, Oman. (Unpublished)
  20. Adebisi, Adetayo A. and Maleque, Md. Abdul and Bello, Kamilu Adeyemi (2020) Interface study of SiCp/6061Al composite. In: Encyclopedia of Renewable and Sustainable Materials. Elsevier Inc., United Kingdom, pp. 456-461. ISBN 978-0-12-813196-1

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