Shamsul Sarip

Shamsul Sarip
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia | UTM · Department of Engineering

PhD

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January 2000 - October 2015
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
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Publications (75)
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The literature that a lack of integration between the performance shaping factors (PSFs) and the energy management performance (EMP) is one of the critical problems that prevent performance improvement and reduces the power plant’s efficiency. To solve this problem, this article aims to achieve two main objectives: (1) Systematically investigate an...
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Researchers in Malaysia are attempting to advance and develop the renewable energy sector in response to increased emissions, fossil fuel exhaustion, and the need for electricity in remote areas. Water turbines are known to have a high potential for generating electricity. This paper aims to propose a new concept of floating turbines and analyse it...
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The sustainability issues of energy management are among the open challenges that lack an integrative sustainable framework and need urgent solutions in the power plants. Extant literature has neither defined energy management sustainability adequately, nor developed any sustainable framework in the power plants. In light of this, the study respond...
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Low soil temperature (14℃–20℃) favours growing of high-value temperate crops that are known to have higher return per hectare of land than other widely cultivated crops, thereby presenting increased income to farmer. However, due to high soil cooling load, growing these crops on tropical lowland area is a challenge except through greenhouse farming...
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Industry 4.0 is expected to play a crucial role in improving energy management and personnel performance in power plants. Poor performance problem in maintaining power plants is the result of both human errors, human factors and the poor implementation of automation in energy management. This problem can potentially be solved using artificial intel...
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Ocean waves that impact along the coast are among the most promising renewable energy sources that can be extracted from the environment. The ocean’s energy can be extracted by a few methods and converted from kinetic energy into electrical energy using turbine blades and power generators installed in areas with strong waves. The best and most wide...
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The source of electricity supply in isolated areas is commonly from diesel or other fossil fuel-based generation systems. However, the increasing cost and harmful emissions of these fuels have led researchers to seek alternative solutions in providing electricity. Hence, harnessing renewable resources can be a favourable solution in lowering the de...
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Renewable energy is one of the alternative energy resources in Malaysia to replace fossil fuel use, which is an important issue that needs to be established. Some of the possible renewable energy sources are wind, hydro and solar. Since 2019, various incentives announced by the Malaysian Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources (KeTSA) to enhance r...
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Palm oil methyl ester (PME) is a form of fatty acid methyl ester (FAME) which in principle is biodiesel. Malaysia could greatly leverage the abundance of PME sources given its status as a palm oil-producing country. In this paper, palm oil is evaluated for its potential as a biofuel feedstock and its derivatives’ vast use in the domestic market but...
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Malaysia has a great potential to harness energy in water due to its long coastline within the South China Sea and the Straits of Malacca. Malaysia’s energy mix could be improved using marine current energy devices (MCEDs) to replace fossil fuel and it is predictable energy compare to hydropower, solar photovoltaic (PV), and biomass. However, MCEDs...
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Hybrid composites have recently become attractive to scholars due to their significant potential to overcome the drawbacks of monofiber composites. However, the simultaneous effects of independent parameters on the properties of these hybrid composites are still not clear as the previous studies have mostly focused on varying one parameter only. Th...
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The competition in the energy market involves the development of environment-friendly and high scale power output plants. The major types of reliable power generation plants are found to be nuclear and hydropower plants which are manifested as a promising source of energy that produces power on a large scale. Human errors are mainly occurring durin...
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The COVID-19 pandemic has directly impacted the electric power industry; the energy sector has experienced huge losses in electricity production. These losses have also affected the reliability of communication and employees’ performance, hence destabilizing the electric power system. This article aims at achieving two objectives. First, analyzing...
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Cloud computing is a growing demand that allows a business to drive their goals using good Information Technology (IT). The tremendous increased in computing resources usage introduce several challenges to IT service providers. One of the key issues is the high energy consumption of the data centres. Virtualization has been used as a technique to r...
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The parametric resonance or instability challenge in designing laminated composite is crucial in areas such as aeronautical and marine where structures experience dynamic loading. Shape memory alloy (SMA), a type of smart material, has been used to improve the structural behaviours of composite plate using its well-known property of shape memory ef...
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span>Palm oil is one of the main agricultural contributors to Malaysia’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Although commercial palm oil plantations have flourished in Malaysia for decades, there is still room for improvement especially in minimizing manpower load and developing efficient machinery to improve the various processes involved in the palm o...
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span>This paper focuses on design, analysis and fabrication of hydraulic ram pump, which uses the force of gravity to deliver water to higher altitudes. It does not depend on electrical and fossil energy and robust, inexpensive, easy to install and maintain. All these qualities make it suitable for use in remote areas where water and electricity su...
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This paper presents an optimization approach for criteria setting of Renewable Distributed Generation (DG) in the Green Building Rating System (GBRS). In this study, the total line loss reduction is analyzed and set as the main objective function in the optimization process which then a reassessment of existing criteria setting for renewable energy...
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This paper presents an optimization approach for criteria setting of Renewable Distributed Generation (DG) in the Green Building Rating System (GBRS). In this study, the total line loss reduction is analyzed and set as the main objective function in the optimization process which then a reassessment of existing criteria setting for renewable energy...
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Banana pseudo-stem fibers used as a reinforcing material in synthetic matrix polymers have offered various advantages as they are environmentally friendly, have relatively low density and are abundantly available. The main factors that influence the mechanical behavior of natural composites are fiber length, fiber content, and chemical treatment. T...
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Oil and gas offshore projects generally characterized as very high risk. The activities are well known exposed to a high level of risk that can't be ignored, but it still can be able to manage. In the past two decades since the 1980s, there are many studies in various aspects of managing risk in oil and gas projects that have been conducted. The st...
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In the past few decades, a rapid of industrialization increasing the noise pollution and provides a people awareness to combat this issue. Here, apart from providing employment opportunities to worker, manufacturing industry also produce disturbing noise that is generated by various sources especially from the machineries. The aim of this study is...
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Car jack is an equipped accessory package in every units of car sold to customer that used to uplift the cars while replacing tires during an emergency or repair. The automotive manufacturers are actively conducting their Product Improvement Campaign and the objective of the campaign is to improve the quality of product sold to the customers. The c...
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Renewable energy resources are becoming inexorably in the field of generating electrical power due to the fast development of technology, given to its advantages over non-renewable energy resources. Though the source is available in enormous amount, energy produced from single renewable energy resources such as tidal current may fluctuate with the...
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Application of piezoelectric fan in electronic cooling system has been proven that it is more efficient than natural convection with least power consumption and has high potential to replace existing rotary fan for its simplicity and longer life. An integration of piezoelectric fan with magnet is to widen the cooling coverage area with similar powe...
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Renewable energy is energy generated from natural resources and cannot be depleted. Solar energy is the fastest growing source of renewable energy but the high installation and maintenance cost of a solar system has restrained the consumers from adopting this technology at their home or commercial building. This is especially true for those in deve...
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The movement of the aircraft pitch is very important to ensure the passengers and crews are in intrinsically safe and the aircraft achieves its maximum stability.The objective of this study is to provide a solution to the control system that features particularly on the pitch angle motion of aircraft systemin order to have a comfort boarding. Three...
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In the past few decades, a rapid of industrialization increasing the noise pollution and provides a people awareness to combat this issue. Here, apart from providing employment opportunities to worker, manufacturing industry also produce disturbing noise that is generated by various sources especially from the machineries. The aim of this study is...
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Kenaf fiber has a great potential to be replaced with the synthetic composite due to their advantages such as environmentally friendly and outstanding performance. However, the main issue of this natural fiber that to be used in structural composite is inconsistency of their mechanical properties. Here, the influence of the gage length on the mecha...
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Recently, piezoelectric fan has gained attention as potential active cooling method for electronics devices. Even though the piezoelectric requires high voltage, there are findings to overcome the shortcomings. Adding on a magnet at the tip of the piezoelectric fan to activate other magnetic passive fans is one of the methods to increase the total...
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Magnetorheological (MR) brake contains magnetized particles, which are strong, fast and reversible transform in their rheological properties when applied the magnetic field. There are a few types of modes that have been working on in the fluid such as the shear mode, flow mode, squeeze mode and recently a new mode called the magnetic gradient pinch...
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Synopsis One of the benefits of green vehicles is their potential to recuperate braking energy. Regenerative braking will minimize duty levels on the brakes, giving advantages including extended brake rotor and friction material life and, more significantly, reduced brake mass and minimized brake pad wear. This book introduces a mathematical anal...
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Tropical climate countries are net importers of temperate crops due to difficulties encountered in cultivating them, thus constant increase in prices of these crops is always experienced due to increasing demand. To meet the demands, efforts have been made to adapt temperate crops to tropical climate but the crops quality is always low even though...
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The application of ultrasonic vibration in metal forming has significantly reduced the forming force. This force reduction can be explained by the softening effect of material and the reduction of friction between the interfaces. However, studies on metal forming focused on the deformation of bulk metal, but specific study focusing on the applicati...
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Cost Recovery in upstream petroleum exploitation in Malaysia is a key motivator to international contractor. It is the most significant component of Production Sharing Contract. It represents a percentage of gross production once the discovered reserves go online. The processes of cost build up from sanctioned budget till incurrence is usually too...
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Review of literature on rural transformation process in Malaysia highlights the importance of maintaining strong relationships between the three multi-dimensional changing factors namely; (1) the community’s movement towards diversification of rural activities with increases in non-farm (NF) activities, (2) broadening of farm or land based activiti...
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Continuous improvement is one of the core strategies for excellence in production. In semiconductor industries, they manage to be more competitive by increasing their productivity and producing a variety of products in a large quantity at a low processing time. The goal of this study is to develop the universal parts on pick and place (PnP) machine...
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The Orang Asli population in Royal Belum State Park urgently needs a sustainable energy sources to supply stable electricity for their daily needs. Electrical energy is very important in everyday life for activities such as for operating machines, lighting and learning. Renewable energy sources are energy sources that should be exploited by residen...
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The application of ultrasonic vibration has been extended into the powder metallurgy compaction. Special design of ultrasonic compaction tool was used. In the present study, stainless steel powder was compacted under quasi-static and ultrasonic compression processes. The green compact specimens then sintered using vacuum furnace. In order to invest...
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Previous studies show that a massive amount of energy is consumed by Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems, around 40% globally. In the UAE, the energy consumed by HVAC sometimes exceeds 60% of the total energy usage. Malfunctioning controls and a lack of regular maintenance schedules are the main reasons behind that. The malfunc...
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We present a comparative study of model predictive control approaches of two-wheel steering, four-wheel steering, and a combination of two-wheel steering with direct yaw moment control manoeuvres for path-following control in autonomous car vehicle dynamics systems. Single-track mode, based on a linearized vehicle and tire model, is used. Based on...
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This paper presents a Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) approach by addressing the modeling based on Cessna 310 wing bracket to collect its baseline data. SHM is a novel technology application in most engineering field including aircraft and aerospace field for defect detection including crack and other damage area. The main purpose of this projec...
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Mechanical characteristics of composite sandwich structure have expanded its potential in industries. The local government also encourages the researcher to develop more on natural fibres including kenaf to replace conventional composites. The aims of this study are to investigate the compression response, energy absorbing and subsequent failure mo...
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Sources of electricity in Malaysia are highly depending on fuel, natural gas and coal and desalination plant as for brackish water consume high electricity to produce freshwater. Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion (OTEC) and the Low Temperature Thermal Desalination (LTTD) plant is one of the mediums that will reduce these problems. This paper presents...
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This article reports the simulation study on the performance of utilizing a solar collector at the inlet of an evaporator to provide auxiliary heat into a system for hydrogen generation in an OTEC cycle. The conventional method of OTEC is simulated by FORTRAN programming and the results were compared with the presence of solar collector on the syst...
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Integrated research on biosphere as a result of human and natural activities in the tropics is very challenging. This paper presents multi-inter-trans-disciplinary (MIT) research initiatives carried out by TRANSROYAL focusing on the terrestrial- and aquatic ecosystem including human livelihoods in the Royal Belum-Temengor Forest Complex, Perak. Des...
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Regenerative braking (RB) will minimize duty levels on the brakes, giving advantages including extended brake rotor and friction material life and, more significantly, reduced brake mass and minimised brake pad wear. Thermal performance was a key factor which was studied to measure disc surface temperature using chassis dynamometer in a drag brakin...
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Energy is an important element in human daily life. In Malaysia, about 80% of electrical energy produced from burning fuels that will cause of carbon dioxide emission to atmosphere. The effect could be reduced with less energy consumption. This project focuses on energy management strategies for energy saving that can be done on the HVAC system, ai...
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In the composite industry, natural fibres have great potential to replace synthetic fibres like carbon and glass, due to their low cost and environmentally friendly materials. Bamboo is emerging as a versatile reinforcing fibre candidate because this woody plant has a number of advantages, such as being naturally strong, biodegradable and abundantl...
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Renewable energy resources exist over wide geographical areas and its technologies are also suited to rural and remote areas where energy is often crucial in human development. As of this preliminary study, a source of renewable energy is in focus to bring benefits to the stake holders of Royal Belum Forest; hydropower. In order to sustain the pros...