Assoc. Prof. Dr. Sabar Bauk

B.Sc., M.Sc., (USM) Ph.D (Surrey)

Selamat Datang. Welcome.

I am an Associate Professor in the Physics Section, School of Distance Education, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia.

 

ACADEMIC RECOGNITION AND LEADERSHIP

Academic Award

1. Excellent Service Award 2010, Awarded 2011, Univeristy Level, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia.

2. Dean’s Award (Anugerah Dekan), 2009, Departmental level, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Assessor/Examiner  

1. Postgraduate

 1.1 PhD

 PhD Thesis: Ang Lee Sin, 2011. First principle investigations on the electronic structures of graphene nanoribbons and the associated hyperfine interactions of muoniated systems. P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Shukri Sulaiman and Mohamed Ismail Mohamed Ibrahim)

PhD Thesis: Cheng Soon Keong, 2011. Study of Gafchromic EBT film in radiotherapy treatment. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sivamany Kandaiyah)

PhD Thesis: Ahmad Saleem Salem Alzoubi, 2009. Post-matectomy radiotherapy involving supraclavical nodes – Matchline dose, tumour dose and organs at risk dose. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal and Sivamany Kandaiya)

PhD Thesis: Rini Safitri, 2008. Nd doped silica fibre and their thermoluminescent response to ionizing radiation. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Mohammad Suhaimi Jaafar and Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal)

PhD Thesis: Dilli Prakash Banjade, 2002. Study on dose measurements in different phantoms using different protocols and the applicability of thermoluminescence dosimetry in radiotherapy. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Abd. Aziz Tajuddin and Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal)

1.2 MSc

MSc (Radiation Sciences)(Mixed Mode) Thesis: Mohd. Ashmir Yahya, 2010. Comparative study in in-vivo dosimetry using two different detectors. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Abdul Aziz Tajuddin)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Teh Mun Woan, 2009. Monte Carlo simulation of breast cancer treatment plan. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  Eid Mahmoud Eid Abdel Munem)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Laili Marlina Khaidir, 2009. Effective dose estimation for CT examination in six Malaysian hospitals. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  A.A. Tajuddin)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Yasmin Md. Radzi, 2009. The effects of different compressions on image quality and dose in mammography. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  A.A. Tajuddin)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Effects of Lacotbacillus Acidophilus on the ultrasound velocity of cow milk samples. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  L. Palaniappan)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Omar Ahmed Hussien Enezan, 2008. Monte Carlo Study For Shielding Design Of External Radiotherapy Treatment Room (Pantai Hospital As A Model). P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  Eid A.E.M)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Khalid Saleh Ali Al-Droobi, 2008. Electron Emission Devices for X-ray Generation. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  A Shukri & Magdy Hussein Mourad)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Suhaiza Hasan, 2008. A study of Ionizing Radiation Characteristic, CT Number and Dimensional Stability of Rhizophora spp. Particleboard Phantom. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  A.A. Tajuddin)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Nur Syakina Paker Mydin, 2008. Comparison of Mammographic Phantoms and Dose Measurement. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  Mohamad Suhaimi Jaafar)

MSc (Solid State Physics) Dissertation: Leong Weng Hong, 2008. Ab initio computational studies on the structural conformation of methylphenylbis(methyl dithiocarbonato) stanum (IV). P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Shukri Sulaiman)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Nor Hafizah Ishak, 2006. Kajian serakan sinar-x diagnosis di dalam fantom kayu bakau. (Study on the scattered diagnostic x-rays in a mangrove wood phantom.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  A.A. Tajuddin)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Lang Lai Peng, 2006. LAXS in the assessment of finger phantoms: Optimization using Monte Carlo study. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor:  A. Shukri)

MSc (Solid State Physics) Dissertation: Tan Kai Siang, 2005. Ab initio computations on the structural conformation and electronic structure of thiourea derivative, 1,3-diphenylthiourea (DPTU). P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Shukri Sulaiman)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Yong Swee Yee, 2005. Study on the QC testing status for general radiographic equipments in Malaysia. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: A.A. Tajuddin)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Chia Vui Hiun, 2005. LAXS in the assessment of finger phantoms: A Monte Carlo study. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: A. Shukri)

MSc (Solid State Physics) Dissertation: Lim Kien Giap, 2005. Penentuan mineral batu permata dengan menggunakan kaedah sinar-x (XRD dan EDS). (Identifying unknown gemstones using x-ray methods (ERD and EDS)). P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: K.G. Saw)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: John Jabaraj Devadeson, 2004. MCNP Monte Carlo simulation of the Manchester System for a intrauterine long source train. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Tan Hooi Sie, 2004. Effects of depth on gamma spectral measurements. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

MSc (Solid State Physics) Dissertation: Ang Lee Sin, 2004. Ab initio computations on the structural conformation and electronic structure of thiourea derivative 1,3-diisopropylthiourea (DIPTU). P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Shukri Sulaiman)

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Lee Hon Leong, 2004. Characterisation of a ferrous agarose xylenol (FAX) gel dosimeter for dose measurement. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sivamany Kandaiya)

MSc Thesis (research mode): Hussam Ata Hassan Sadaqa, 2002. The study on tissue substitute materials using 6 MV photon and 5 and 12 MeV electron beams. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Abd. Aziz Tajuddin and Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal)

Transfer report from a MSc to PhD level of study: Bassam Zuhdi O. Shakhreet, 2001. Mass energy absorption coefficient measurement of selected biologically equivalent materials. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

MSc (Medical Physics) Dissertation: Ahmad Lutfi Yusoff, 2001. Perbandingan sistem kawalan mutu mudah yang dibina dengan peralatan kawalan mutu komersil. (Comparison of a simple fabricated quality control system against commercial quality control instruments.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Abd. Aziz Tajuddin)  

2. Undergraduate

 Final year undergraduate project report: Jamaludin Nasir Romli, 2010. Comparison of efficiency of conventional membrane and nanostructure membrane in dialysis treatment. P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Shukri Sulaiman)

Final year undergraduate project report: Maizatul Nazlia Md. Nasir and Nur Izzah Abdul Razak, 2009. Eksperimen maya litar elektrik mudah ‘Selamatkan Arnab Saya’. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Faridah Ibrahim)

Final year undergraduate project report: Hafsah Abdullah and Katijah Kamaruddin, 2009. Investigation of radiation interaction with selected metal foils using Monte Carlo technique. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Eid Mahmoud Eid Abdel-Munem)

Final year undergraduate project report: Afdhal Nuk Shabandi, Mohd. Ashmir Yahya and Mohd. Hafiz Musa, 2009. Monte Carlo calculation of radiation dose distribution around Cs-137 and Ir-192 sources in water, Rhizophora spp. wood and perspex phantoms. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Faridah Ibrahim)

Final year undergraduate project report: Mohd. Fitri Ali, 2009. Pemikiran aras tinggi eksperimen maya kecekapan penggunaan tenaga di rumah kediaman ‘Rumah Idamanku’.  P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Faridah Ibrahim)

Final year undergraduate project report: Zulakmal Abd. Manas, 2009. Kajian pengkomputeran ab-initio ke atas konformasi struktur dimetilbis (metilditiokarbonato) stanum IV. P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Shukri Sulaiman)

Final year undergraduate project report: Azizah Hashim and Zulkifli Barkatullah, 2008. Penyulingan suria. (Solar distillation.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Faridah Ibrahim)

Final year undergraduate project report: Ahmad Shafiki Hussin, 2008. Projek model binaan ‘Boat Lift’: Aplikasi mekanik bendalir. (Boat lift model construction project: Fluid mechanic application.) P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Hanafi Atan)

Final year undergraduate project report: Salshaheda Mohd. Shahir and Nurul Zahirah Noor Azman, 2008. Mismatch of film-screen combinations. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: A. A. Tajuddin)

Final year undergraduate project report: Saw Chu Khoon, 2007. The application of diamond as an electron emitter. P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: K.G. Saw)

Final year undergraduate project report: Aini Ismafairus Abdul Hamid and Suhaiza Hasan, 2007. Kajian orientasi tulang dan jenis penuras terhadap magnifikasi imej sinar-x. (Study on the orientation and filter types on the magnification of x-ray images.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Siti Fatimah Hussin and Norzalina Abd. Halim, 2007. Kajian serakan sinar-x diagnostik ke atas tiga jenis fantom badan manusia. (Study on the scattered diagnostic x-rays on three types of human body phantoms.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Hazim Omar and Muhammad Faidzullah Mansor, 2007. Kajian dos fantom dan nombor CT fantom kayu bakau badan dan kepala menggunakan mesin CT yang berbeza. (Study on mangrove wood phantom dose and phantom CT number of the abdomen and head using different CT machines.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Asanah Radhi and Nor Faranaz Shamin, 2007. Simulasi Monte Carlo untuk menunjukkan proses pengimejan untuk pengajaran. (Monte Carlo simulation to demonstrate imaging processes for teaching.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Sofiah Mohd. Amir and Farah Ha Num Mohd. Noh, 2007. Pengeringan suria rumpai laut. (Solar drying of seaweeds.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Lim Chian Yow and Norhaini Mohamad Zaidi, 2006. Monte Carlo calculations of absorbed dose near the interface of tissue and other materials. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Nursyatina Abdul Raof and Siti Zubaidah Ismail, 2006. Mengesan sinar alfa dalam beberapa bahan menggunakan detektor jejak nuklear jenis LR115. (Detection of alpha radiation in several materials using nuclear track detector type LR115.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Haslina Ahmad Jamil and Siti Nurulhayati Mat Isa, 2006. Kalibrasi kebuk pengionan berbeza saiz. (Calibration of ionisation chambers of different sizes.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Herman Kow Shih Shien, 2005. Disc coupling optimization to reduce over-rejection and unit cracks during testing and measurement of semiconductor at test handler. P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Usan Jampong, 2005. Ultrasonik dan penggunaannya dalam menentukan ketebalan bahan. (Ultrasonic and its use in the determination of material thickness.) P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Muhammad Izwan Che Pi and Nurul Azean Mohamad Fuad, 2005. Pengiraan dos permukaan masuk (ESD) ke atas fantom abdomen menggunakan dosimeter luminesens terma (TLD) dan dose area product meter (DAP meter). (Calculation of entrance surface dose (ESD) on an abdominal phantom using thermoluminecent dosimeters and dose area product meter.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Noor Aizam Baharom and Noorul Ain Othman, 2005. Dos terserak sinar gamma menggunakan fantom kayu bakau. (Scattered gamma ray dose using mangrove wood phantom.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Nurul Izza Zaya Mohamad Hawari and Muhammad Shahir Nasruddin, 2005. Kajian parameter-parameter yang mempengaruhi imej fantom radiografi dan pengukuran dos pada fantom abdomen. (Study on the parameters affecting radiographic phantom image and dose measurement on an abdominal phantom.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Final year undergraduate project report: Khairul Aswadi Che Awang and Mohd. Saiful Mat Adbi, 2005. Sistem penyuling suria. (Solar distillation system.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Faridah Ibrahim)

Final year undergraduate project report: Alan Andrew Michael, 2004. Kajian terhadap tahap kesedaran tenaga diperbaharui dan kecekapan tenaga di kalangan murid-murid sekolah. (Study on the level of awareness of renewable energy and energy efficiency among school children.) P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Faridah Ibrahim)

Final year undergraduate project report: Zahid bin Kahar @ Khamis, 2004. Penilaian terhadap parameter-parameter dalam kawalan kualiti mesin sinar-x dalam tempoh tiga tahun dan transmisi radiasi melalui apron keselamatan. (Evaluation on the parameters in the quality control of x-ray machines in a three-year duration and radiation transmission through the safety lead apron.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sivamany Kandaiya)

Final year undergraduate seminar report: M. Yusof Sarji, 2004. Penghasilan, teori dan ciri-ciri fizikal bahan amorfus. (Production, theory and physical characteristics of amorphous materials.) P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Hanafi Atan)

Final year undergraduate project report: Liew Yew Wai and Song Choon Yong, 2004. Kajian kod Monte Carlo (MCNP4A): Kesan geometri fantom ke atas taburan dos. (Monte Carlo (MCNP4A) code study: Effect of phantom geometry on dose distribution.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal)

Final year undergraduate project report: Mohamad Shamsul Haq and Mohamad Numeiry Bakar, 2003. Penggunaan simulasi Monte Carlo dalam penghitungan faktor gangguan dos serakan balik bagi foton bertenaga 70 keV. (Monte Carlo simulation usage in the backscattering dose perturbation factor calculation for 70 keV photon energy.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal)

Final year undergraduate seminar report: Azmi Murad Taha, 2003. Aplikasi sinaran dalam bidang perubatan. (Applications of radiations in medicine.) P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Hanafi Atan)

Final year undergraduate project report: Tiew Poh Chin and Tan Chee Kiat, 2003. Kawalan kualiti dosimeter ion dan dosimeter kimia. (Quality control of ionic and chemical dosimeters.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sivamany Kandaiya)

Final year undergraduate project report: Noorharinie Rahimin and Hanisha Mohd. Shariff, 2003. Kajian dos masuk daripada tiga jenis alat sinar-x diagnostik menggunakan dosimeter pendarkilau. (Study of the entrance dose from three diagnostic x-ray machines by using thermoluminescent dosimeters.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Abd. Aziz Tajuddin)

Final year undergraduate project report: Mohd. Hafeez Abd. Rahman and Ahmad Salwadi Salleh, 2002. Penggunaan simulasi Monte Carlo dalam perhitungan faktor serakanbalik berjulat tenaga rendah dari 1.5 keV hingga 50 keV bagi sinaran foton. (Application of a Monte Carlo simulation in backscatter factor calculation in the low-energy range from 1.5 keV to 50 keV for photon radiation.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal)

Final year undergraduate project report: Sustyyanty Saiman and Suhaida Saadan, 2002. Kajian ke atas kesan orientasi kayu bakau terhadap nilai penyerapan sinaran mengion. (Study on the effect of mangrove wood orientation on the absorption values of ionising radiation.) P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Abd. Aziz Tajuddin)

Final year undergraduate project report: Khilmie Ghazali, 2001. Membangunkan pakej CAI untuk pembelajaran asas elektronik digital. (Development of a CAI package for basic digital electronic learning.) P.P. P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Mohd. Zubir Mat Jafri)

Final year undergraduate project report: Darul Azam Mat Daud, 2001. Kajian dos masuk daripada alat sinar-x diagnostik menggunakan dosimeter pendarkilau. (Study on the entrance dose from diagnostic x-ray machines using thermoluminescent dosimeters.) P.P. Sains Fizik Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Abd. Aziz Tajuddin)

3. Academic Journal Article Assessor/ Working Paper Assessor/  Technical Assessor/Scientific Assessor/Panelist

Mentor for Research Grant and Accreditation Programme 2010, School of Distance Education, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (March 2010)

Reviewer for a paper titled “Teaching special relativity: Content, learning skills or both?” in Writing Boot Camp I, Organised by the School of Distance Education, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (June 2010)

Referee to a manuscript intended for publication in the Jurnal Sains Nuklear Malaysia,  “Minimizing hospital losses in x-ray films using Design of Experiments”. (November 2003)

Fellowship

Fellowship for Sabbatical Leave, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1 August 2009 – 31 December 2009).

Fellowship for Sabbatical Leave, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1 September 2005 – 31 May 2006).

Fellowship RPTKA, Universiti Sains Malaysia to University of Surrey, England, 1996 – 2000.

Fellowship to attend College on Medical Physics, ICTP, Trieste, Italy  (10 October-4 November 1988).

Professional/Academic Association/Committee membership

Member, Malaysian Association of Distance Education (MADE), (2001 -    ).

Member, Malaysian Association of Medical Physics (MAMP), (2001 -    ).

Member, The Automobile Association of Malaysia (AAM), (1993 -    ).

Member, Persatuan Penterjemah Malaysia, (1991 -   , Life member no. 753 since 08.05.2002).

Member, Institut Fizik Malaysia, (1983 -        ).

Member, Persatuan Kakitangan Akademik dan Pentadbiran, Universiti Sains Malaysia, (1981 -        ).

Committee Member, Persidangan Sehari PKAPUSM 2001, at the Dewan Budaya, Universiti Sains Malaysia (12 May 2001).

Comittee Member, Documentation committee, Asia and Pacific Solar Summit organised by Kementerian Pendidikan, USM dan UNESCO di Hotel Equatorial, Penang (15 – 19 January 1996).

Committee Member, Simposium Kebangsaan Fizik Perubatan organised by USM and Institut Fizik Malaysia (November 1995).

Committee Member, Documentation committee, Malaysian Solar Summit organised by Kementerian Pendidikan, USM and UNESCO at the Dewan Persidangan Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang (10 October 1995).

Secretary, Bengkel Keberkesanan Berkomunikasi, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (15 – 16 June 1993).

Deputy Chairman, Program ‘Smart Learning’, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (10 – 11 August 1991).

Committee Member, Pertandingan Projek Sains dan Kuiz Matrikulasi, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1991).

Committee Member, Perincian Kurikulum committee, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1991).

Committee Member, Pameran Sains dan Kuiz Matrikulasi, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (10 February 1990).

Committee Member (Conference / Seminar /Workshop)

Ahli Jawatankuasa Dokumentasi, Asia and Pacific Solar Summit anjuran Kementerian Pendidikan, Universiti Sains Malaysia dan UNESCO di Hotel Equatorial, Penang (15 – 19 January 1996).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Simposium Kebangsaan Fizik Perubatan anjuran Universiti Sains Malaysia dan Institut Fizik Malaysia (November 1995)

Ahli Jawatankuasa Dokumentasi, Malaysian Solar Summit anjuran Kementerian Pendidikan, Universiti Sains Malaysia dan UNESCO di Dewan Persidangan Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang (10 October 1995).

CONSULTANCY

Consultancy Without Renumeration

 Member, Panel for vetting Engineering Science examination questions for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Hotel Dynasty, Kuala Lumpur (02 – 05 March 2010).

Physics examination questions composer, SF017/1 Fizik Kertas 1, for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (Semester 1 session 2009/2010).

Physics examination questions composer, SF017/2 Fizik Kertas 2, for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (Semester 1 session 2009/2010).

Member of Working Group on Medical 1, SIRIM Technical Committee on Nuclear Safety – ISO Standards (2008 – 2009).

Physics examination questions composer, SF017/1 Fizik Kertas 1, for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (Semester 1 session 2006/2007).

Physics examination questions composer, SF017/1 Fizik Kertas 1, for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (Semester 1 session 2005/2006).

Physics examination questions composer, SF027/2 Fizik Kertas 2, for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (Semester 2 session 2003/2004).

Member, Panel for vetting Physics examination questions for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Hotel Hilton, Seremban (20-23 November 2002).

Member, Panel for vetting Physics examination questions for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Hotel Perdana, Kota Bharu (30 May – 2 June 2002).

Member, Panel for vetting Physics examination questions for Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Hotel Perdana, Kota Bharu (6-9 November 2001).

Consultation to Mt. Miriam Hospital, Penang on behalf of P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia to obtain access and facilities for MSc (Medical Physics) practicals, 1994.

 

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION

Research Book/Monograph/PhD thesis

 Sabar Bauk, 2000. Hydrophilic copolymer material characterisation in the mammographic energy region by transmission tomography. PhD thesis, University of Surrey, 353 pages.

 Sabar Bauk, 1993. Study on lithium fluoride (LiF):Teflon disks response in the diagnostic energy range. MSc thesis, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 100 pages.

 International Journal

Md. Shah Alam and Sabar Bauk, 2010. Quaternion and mixed number algebra. Int. J. Mathematics and Applications, vol. 3 (2). (Accepted for publication).

Md. Shah Alam and Sabar Bauk, 2010. Analysis of thermoluminescence glow-curves for general-order kinetics using Mathematica. Advanced Studies in Theoretical Physics Vol. 4 (17), 837 – 853.

Md. Shah Alam and Sabar Bauk, 2010. The effect of the activation energy, frequency factor and the initial concentration of filled traps on the TL glow curves of thermoluminescence. Advanced Studies in Theoretical Physics Vol. 4 (14), 665 – 678.

M.S. Alam, S. Bauk and K. Begum, 2010. Properties of most general Lorentz transformation. J. Vectorial Relativity, 5(3), 1 – 10.

K.T. Ngu, S. Bauk, R. Hashim, A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri, 2010. Fabrication and determination of the mass attenuation coefficient of Rhizophora spp. particleboards at 15.77, 17.48, 21.18 and 25.27 keV photon energies. (Submitted to Applied Radiation and Isotopes. Ref. no. ARI-D-10-00263)

B.Z. Shakhreet, S. Bauk, A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri, 2009. Mass attenuation coefficients of natural Rhizophora spp. wood for x-rays in the 15.77 – 25.27 keV range. Radiat. Prot. Dosimetry, 135: 47-53.

Sabar Bauk, M.J. Farquharson, D.J. Highgate and N.M. Spyrou, 1999. Hydrophilic cross-linked copolymers as tissue-equivalent materials for breast cancer detection. Biol. Trace Element Research, Vol. 71-2, 603-609.

D.A. Bradley, A.A. Tajuddin, C.W. Ahmad Sudin and Sabar Bauk, 1991. Photon attenuation studies on tropical hardwoods. Int. J. Radiat. Appl. Instrum. Part A (Appl. Radiat. Isot.) vol. 42, No. 8, 771-773.

National Journal

 Sabar Bauk, Md. Shah Alam and Ahmad Saleem Alzoubi, 2010. Precision of low-dose response of LiF:Mg,Ti dosimeters exposed to 80 kVp x-rays. J. Phys. Sci. 22(1), 37 – 42.

 Sabar Bauk and Abd. Aziz Tajuddin, 2008. Attenuation coefficients of Rhizophora spp. in the mammographic energy range. Journal of Nuclear and Related Technologies 5(1), 11 – 19.

 Sabar Bauk and N.M. Spyrou, 2007. Determination of the electron density of dry hydrophilic copolymer tissue-equivalent materials. Jurnal Fizik Malaysia vol. 28, No. 1&2, 23-28.

Sabar Bauk, Nicholas M. Spyrou and Michael J. Farquharson, 2007. Attenuation studies on dry and hydrated cross-linked hydrophilic copolymer materials at 8.02 to 28.43 keV photon energies. Journal of Physical Science, Vol. 18(1), 23-32.

Sabar Bauk and Keh Wei Lyn, 2006. Ultra-thin CaSO4: Dy Teflon-based thermoluminescent dosimeter low-dose response at 2.63 mmAl x-ray energy. In: Proceedings 5th. National Seminar on Medical Physics 2006, Kuala Lumpur, 131 – 135. ISBN 983-43150-4-X.

Sabar Bauk, A.A. Tajuddin and J. Zainal, 2000. Percentage depth dose around a stationary brachytherapy source in a mangrove wood (Rhizophora spp.) phantom. In: Prosiding Persidangan Fizik Kebangsaan (PERFIK 2000)(ed. R. Abd. Shukor and S.V. Muniandy), Port Dickson, 184 – 191. ISBN 983-9152-89-0.

Mohd. Yusri Abdul Rahman, A.A. Tajuddin and Sabar Bauk, 1996. Initial preparations and study to investigate the suitability of Rhizophora spp. as tissue equivalent phantom for Cs-137 brachytherapy. In: Proceedings of the National Physics Symposium 1996, USM Penang, 264 – 271. ISBN 983-99667-4X.

Sabar Bauk and S. Kandaiya, 1995. Low-dose response of LiF:Teflon disk dosimeters. In: Proceedings of the National Symposium on Medical Physics (ed. A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri), P. Pinang, 72-82. ISBN 967-99667-2-3.

Sabar Bauk and S. Kandaiya, 1995. Variations in sensitivity of LiF:Teflon disk dosimeters. In: Proceedings of the National Symposium on Medical Physics (ed. A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri), P.Pinang, 83-91. ISBN 967-99667-2-3.

Sabar Bauk, S. Kandaiya and S.J. Hu, 1989. A modified energy response for LiF:Teflon TLD using filters in the diagnostic energy range. In: Proceedings Regional Conference on Radiation Physics and Medical Physics (ed. A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri), PWTC, Kuala Lumpur, 86-90. ISBN 967-9902-23-4.

Sabar Bauk, S. Kandaiya, S.J. Hu and D.A. Bradley, 1988. LiF:Teflon used in absorption studies within the photon-energy range of 15 keV up to 1.5 MeV. In: Proceedings Seminar on Local Activities on Radiation Physics, Biophysics and Medical Physics (ed. D.A. Bradley and K.H. Ng), Kuala Lumpur, 106-116.

Abstract/Conference Presentation and Poster (not published)/ Book Review/Clinical Report/Technical Report/Conference Proceedings.

Fairuz Mohd. Nasir, Sabar Bauk and Suzana Mat Isa, 2010. XRF study on some Indian mackerel sample. (Poster) 7th. National Seminar on Medical Physics, Kelantan Trade Center, Kota Bharu, Kelantan. (16 December 2010)

Nurul Syazwina Mohamed, Sabar Bauk, Abdul Aziz Tajuddin and Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal, 2010. Scattering from Rhizophora spp. particleboards. (Poster) 7th. National Seminar on Medical Physics, Kelantan Trade Center, Kota Bharu, Kelantan. (16 December 2010)

Md. Shah Alam and Sabar Bauk, 2010. Comparative Study Of Geometric Product and Mixed Product. Proceedings of The 6th IMT-GT International conference on Mathematics, Statistics and its Applications (ICMSA2010) held at the Grand Seasons Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from 3rd to 4th Nov. 2010, 110 -114.

Sabar Bauk, 2007. Ionising radiations in medical applications. Seminar at the P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang. (27 June 2007)

Sabar Bauk and Keh Wei Lyn, 2006. Ultra-thin CaSO4: Dy Teflon-based thermoluminescent dosimeter low-dose response at 2.63 mmAl x-ray energy. (Poster) 5th National Seminar on Medical Physics 2006, The Grand Seasons Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. (14-15 December 2006).

E. Abdel_Munem, S. Bauk*, A. Shukri, A. A. Tajuddin, 2005. Dosimetry in Rhizophora Spp. wood and Perspex breast phantoms in the mammographic energy range using Monte Carlo method. National Seminar on Medical Physics, De Rhu Beach Resort, Kuantan, Pahang. (27 – 28 August 2005)

Sabar Bauk, 2005. A minitomographic system for small tissue samples. National Seminar on Medical Physics, De Rhu Beach Resort, Kuantan, Pahang. (27 – 28 August 2005)

Sabar Bauk, 2005. Searching for breast tissue-equivalent materials. Seminar at the P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang. (25 May 2005)

Sabar Bauk, 2004. Attenuation studies on dry and hydrated cross-linked hydrophilic copolymer materials at 8.02 to 28.43 keV photon energies. National Seminar on Medical Physics 2004, Paradise Sandy Bay Resort, Penang. (27 – 28 March 2004).

Sabar Bauk, 2003. Hydrophilic copolymers as tissue-equivalent materials. National Seminar on Medical Physics 2003, Hospital Kuala Lumpur. (14 – 15 April 2003).

Sabar Bauk, N.M. Spyrou, M.J. Farquharson and A.A. Tajuddin, 2000. Rhizophora spp.: Breast tissue equivalent? Presented at Seminars on Radiation Physics, Medical Physics and Biophysics, Hotel Vistana, Penang (16 October 2000).

Mohd. Yusri Abd. Rahman, Sabar Bauk, Abd. Aziz Tajuddin and H.S. Ong, 2000. A study on the dose profile around a brachytherapy source (Cs-137) in a bakau wood phantom (Rhizophora spp.). Presented at Simposains 2000, Shah Alam, October 2000.

Sabar Bauk, 1999. Building a tomography scanning system at the Radiation Laboratory, City University. Presented at Dept. of Radiography, City Univeristy, London. (25 November 1999)

Sabar Bauk, 1999. Photon attenuation in mangrove wood: a tissue equivalent material? Presented at Universities Nuclear Technology Forum 1999 (UNTF99), University of Surrey, England. (29 – 31 March 1999).

Sabar Bauk, 1999. An x-ray fluorescence source at City University: Preliminary works. Third Progress Report, Department of Physics, University of Surrey.

Sabar Bauk, 1998. Mass attenuation coefficient of hydrophilic cross-linked copolymers in the mammographic energy range. Presented at Department of Physics, University of Surrey, England. (7 December 1998).

Sabar Bauk and N.M. Spyrou, 1998. Hydrophilic cross-linked copolymers as tissue-equivalent materials for breast cancer detection. (Poster) International Conference on Nuclear Analytical Methods in the Life Sciences (NAMLS), Beijing, China (26 – 30 October 1998).

Sabar Bauk, 1998. Tissue characterisation and hydrophilic materials using tomographic techniques. M. Phil Transfer Report, Department of Physics, University of Surrey.

Sabar Bauk, 1998. Photon transmission studies of hydrophilic materials: Preliminary works. Second Progress Report, Department of Physics, University of Surrey.

Sabar Bauk, 1998. Gels and hydrophilic materials as tissue equivalent phantoms. Presented at Universities Nuclear Technology Forum 1998 (UNTF98), University of Cambridge, England. (31 March – 2 April 1998).

Sabar Bauk, 1998. Tissue characterisation and hydrophilic materials using tomographic techniques. Presented at Department of Physics, University of Surrey, England. (26 January 1998).

Sabar Bauk, 1997. Detector characterisation. Supplement to the First Progress Report, Department of Physics, University of Surrey.

Sabar Bauk, 1997. Tissue and hydrophilic materials characterisation using radiation probes. First Progress Report, Department of Physics, University of Surrey.

Sabar Bauk and S. Kandaiya, 1995. Modification of energy response of LiF:Teflon dosimeters using perforated aluminium filters. In: Abstracts of 7th. Asian and Oceanian Congress of Radiology, PWTC, Kuala Lumpur (28 May – 1 June 1995), p. 204.

Sabar Bauk, 1993. Study on lithium fluoride (LiF):Teflon disks response in the diagnostic energy range. Presented at P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Samat S. dan S. Bauk, 1989. A college report on Medical Physics 10 October – 4 November 1988 at ICTP, Trieste, Italy. Bul. Fiz. (UTM), Jil. 2, Bil. 1, m.s. 13 – 16. ISSN 0128-1704.

Sabar Bauk, S. Kandaiya and S.J. Hu, 1986. A preliminary report on quality control in diagnostic radiology at Universiti Sains Malaysia clinic. Report to the Chancellory, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

S. Kandaiya and Sabar Bauk, 1986. Report on quality control in diagnostic radiology at Hospital USM, Kubang Kerian. Report to the Chancellory, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Sabar Bauk, 1981. Hydrogeological studies at Bayan Baru, Pulau Pinang. Report to the Agrobase Dept., Penang Development Corporation.

Preliminary Edition/Translation

Translation (English to Malay) : F. Reif: Fundamentals of statistical and thermal physics. McGraw-Hill Inc., London, 1965. (Asas-asas fizik statistik dan terma. Penerbit USM-DBP, 767 pages, (1991)).

Translation (English to Malay) : Lecture notes ZCC315/3 Modern Physics III (Fizik Moden III) for P.P. Sains Fizik, USM (July 1984).

Translation (English to Malay) : Lecture notes ZSE453/4 Single Crystal Method (Kaedah Hablur Tunggal) for P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia (March 1984).

Translation (English to Malay) : Lecture notes ZSE463/3 Exploration Geophysics I (Usahacari Geofizik I) for P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia (February 1984). (Bersama Muslim Tandjung).

Translation (English to Malay) : Lecture notes ZSE365/3 Meteorology I (Meteorologi I) for P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia (February 1984).

Teaching Modules

Sabar Bauk, 2008. JIF104 – Physics II/Practical 1b Module 3: Properties of gases. Pusat Pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia, pp. 61.

Sabar Bauk, 2008. PBST104 Radiation safety in laboratories. Program Pendidikan Berterusan, Pusat Pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia, pp. 66..

Sabar Bauk, 2008. JIF104 – Physics II/Practical 1b Module 2: Properties of liquids. Pusat Pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia, pp. 82.

Sabar Bauk, 1992. Keradioaktifan I – Mengkaji sifat-sifat tiub Geiger-Muller. (Radioactivity I – Study on the properties of the Geiger-Muller tube). In: Panduan Amali Fizik Matrikulasi II, (ed. Megat Ali Megat Johari, Azwa Tan and Wan Salwani Jaafar) pp. 177-187.

Sabar Bauk, 1992. Menentukan muatan haba tentu air dengan menggunakan kaedah Callender dan Barnes. (Determination of the specific heat capacity of water using Callender and Barnes method). In: Panduan Amali Fizik Matrikulasi II USM, (ed. Megat Ali Megat Johari, Azwa Tan and Wan Salwani Jaafar) pp. 77-88.

Ad Hoc Module/Guided Course Materials/Treatment Protocol for Patients

Sabar Bauk, 1991. Panduan Guru: TZS 204 – Gelombang dan Optik. (Teacher’s Guide: TZS 204 – Waves and Optics). Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Sabar Bauk and Rosli Saad, 1994. Koleksi Soalan Peperiksaan Fizik Matrikulasi II USM – Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan. (Collection of physics examination questions Matriculation II Universiti Sains Malaysia – Electricit and Magnetism). Produced by Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Sabar Bauk and Azwa Tan, 1993. Koleksi Soalan Peperiksaan Fizik Matrikulasi II USM – Fizik Mikroskopik. (Collection of physics examination questions Matriculation II Universiti Sains Malaysia – Microscopic Physics). Produced by Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Sabar Bauk and Muslim Tandjung, 1993. Koleksi Soalan Peperiksaan Fizik Matrikulasi II USM – Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma. (Collection of physics examination questions Matriculation II Universiti Sains Malaysia – General physics and Thermal physics). Produced by Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Sabar Bauk and Megat Ali Megat Johari, 1993. Koleksi Soalan Peperiksaan Fizik Matrikulasi II USM – Gelombang dan Optik. (Collection of physics examination questions Matriculation II Universiti Sains Malaysia – Waves and Optics). Produced by Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

RESEARCH GRANT

National Level

 Sabar Bauk, Alawiah Ariffin and Zakiah Mohamed: Influence of localized electron hole transition on supralinearity behaviour and magnetoresistance properties of LiF:Mg,Ti based thermoluminescent material. Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) Phase 2/2010 of the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia. Amount RM55,000.00. (August 2010 – August 2012)

 Sabar Bauk, A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri: Thermoluminecent mechanism and glow-curve studies of LiF:Mg,Ti under different irradiation conditions. Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) of the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia of RM49,000.00. (January 2007 – January 2010)

 Sabar Bauk, A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri: Study on the radiation characteristics of Rhizophora spp. in the mammographic energy range. Malaysian government IRPA research grant of RM222,700.00 (September 2002 – August 2005).

Mustafa Fadzil Farid Wajidi, Mohamad Ismail Mohamad Ibrahim, Omar Shawkataly and Sabar Bauk: Heterologous expression, purification and preliminary structure determination of a glutathione S-transferase from the fruit fly Bactrocera papayae. Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) (July 2002 – June 2004).

Shukri Sulaiman, Omar Shawkataly and Sabar Bauk: Theoretical investigation on conformational and electronic structure of thiourea derivatives. Malaysian Government IRPA research grant of RM122,000.00 (January 1996 – December 1998). On study leave from September 1996.

University Level

Sabar Bauk, R. Hashim, A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri: Development and characterisation of Rhizophora spp. particleboards as diagnostic and therapeutic phantoms for radiation quality assurance programme in hospitals. Research University (RU) research grant of RM145,100.00 (October 2007 – September 2009). (Extended to September 2010). (Extended to March 2011).

Sabar Bauk, A.A. Tajuddin and A. Shukri: Kajian kesesuaian kayu bakau (Rhizophora spp.) sebagai suatu bahan fantom alternatif brakiterapi serviks. (Study on the suitability of mangrove wood (Rhizophora spp.) as an alternative phantom material for cervic brachytherapy.) Universiti Sains Malaysia short-term grant of RM12,400.00  (October 1995 – September 1997). On study leave from September 1996.

A.A. Tajuddin, A.Shukri and Sabar Bauk: Pembinaan suatu sistem pengesan mudahalih dan penentusahan kualiti sinar-x pergigian. (Fabrication of a portable detector system and quality assurance of dental x-rays.) Universiti Sains Malaysia short-term grant of RM10,850.00 (October 1994 – September 1996).

RESEARCH INTEREST

(i) Determination of the electron density of Rhizophora spp samples and its mass attenuation coefficient in the mammographic energy range .

(ii) Tandem TLD probe for a low energy photon monitoring system.

SERVICE TO THE UNIVERSITY AND COMMUNITY

 SERVICE TO THE UNIVERSITY

Administration

Deputy Dean (Academic and Student Development), P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (16 November 2010 – 31 December 2012).

Acting Deputy Dean (Post-graduate Studies & Research), P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (27 September – 4 November 2010).

Physics Programme Chairman, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (2010-2012).

Acting Physics Programme Chairman, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (2008- 2009).

Physics Programme Chairman, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (2001- 2005 ).

Senior Physics Teacher, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia  (1991-1994).

University Committee

Member, Professorial Lecture committee for Hj. Khalid Mohd. Taib at the Dewan Tuanku Syed Putra, Universiti Sains Malaysia (30 May 1996).

Member, Publication committee of Universiti Sains Malaysia (representing Pusat Matrikulasi) (1992-1994).

Member, Library committee Universiti Sains Malaysia (wakil Pusat Matrikulasi) (1983-1985 & 1992-1994).

Mentor, Mentor System, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1990).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Persidangan Sehari PKAPUSM 2001, di Dewan Budaya, Universiti Sains Malaysia (12 Mei 2001).

Member, Panel Temuduga JPA Lepasan Matrikulasi USM ke Luar Negara (January 1993).

Member, Panel Temuduga untuk Kursus Perubatan USM bagi pelajar Lepasan Matrikulasi USM (January 1993).

Member, Panel Temuduga JPA untuk kursus Perubatan di dalam dan luar negara bagi pelajar lepasan Matrikulasi USM (January 1992).

Member, Jawatankuasa Khemah Bina Insan, organised by the Pusat Matrikulasi and Balai Islam USM (July 1991).

Menjalankan ujian kawalan mutu mesin sinar-x di Klinik Universiti Sains Malaysia dan Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia Kubang Kerian (1986).

School Committee

Chairman, Group 1 – Publication, Adhoc Sub-committe for increasing the KPI/KIP of PPPJJ, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (2010)

Member, Adhoc Committee for KPI/KIP PPPJJ for the year 2010 (Publication), P.P.P. Jarak jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Member, Assessment Committee for FRGS Grant Application, P.P.P. Jarak jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2008.

Member, Workshop and Assessment Committee for FRGS Grant Application, P.P.P. Jarak jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 2007.

Committee Member,  Jawatankuasa Pembangunan Kurikulum, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (29 January 2008 – 31 Disember 2009; Elected as Physics Programme Chairman from 01 September 2008).

Committte Member, Jawatankuasa Teknologi Pendidikan, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (29 August – 31 December 2006).

Committte Member, Ad-Hoc committee for the introduction of Diploma Sains, P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1996).

Committte Member, Curriculum committee, P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1994 – 1996).

Student Adviser (Science) Pusat Wilayah Melaka, P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1994-1996).

Committte Member, Library and Publication committee, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (1992 – 1994).

Committte Member, Teachers’ Affair committee, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1992 – 1994).

Chairman, Audio-Tutorial committee, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1991-1994).

Student Mentor, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (1990 – 1994).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Pertandingan Projek Sains dan Kuiz Matrikulasi (Bahagian Projek Sains dan Bahagian Penginapan dan Makanan) anjuran Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (January 1992).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Tatatertib, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1991 – 1994).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Perancangan Akademik, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1991 – 1994).

Naib Pengerusi Jawatankuasa Kecil Kolokium/Wacana, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1993 – 1994).

Ahli Sidang Pengarang (Bahagian Akademik) “Berita Matrikulasi”, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1992 – 1994).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Perlaksanaan Minggu Suaikenal (Ketua Bahagian Aktiviti Pelajar), Minggu Suaikenal Matrikulasi 1993/94 (28 June – 1 July 1993).

Setiausaha Bengkel Keberkesanan Berkomunikasi anjuran Jawatankuasa Hal Ehwal Guru, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (June 1993).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Ko-Kurikulum (mewakili Bahagian Fizik) Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1991-1994).

Setiausaha Kelab Kebajikan, Sosial dan Sukan bagi kakitangan Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1991-1994).

Naib Pengerusi Jawatankuasa Program ‘Smart-Learning’, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (August 1991).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Bengkel Perincian Kurikulum, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (May 1991).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Pameran Sains dan Kuiz Matrikulasi I & II Universiti Sains Malaysia (Bahagian Urusetia, Publisiti dan Kuiz) (February 1990).

Penasihat Akademik, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1986 – 1990).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Jadual Waktu, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1988 – 1994).

Ahli Jawatankuasa CAI, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1985 – 1988).

Ahli Jawatankuasa Audio-Tutorial, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1984 – 1988).

Penyelaras Tutorial Fizik Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia (1983 – 1986).

Ahli Panel Memproses Kemasukan Pelajar Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia Sidang 1983/84.

Ahli Jawatankuasa Hal-Ehwal Pelajar, Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia (1982 – 1985).

Representing University in Sports and Other Non-Academic Activities

Committee member of Kursus Bina Insan/Negara USM/BTN 1992/93 and as “Penghulu” for the group following the course at Maktab Perguruan Temenggong Ibrahim, Johor Baharu.

SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY

International Level

President, The Islamic Society, University of Surrey, England (1998/99).

Vice President, The Islamic Society, University of Surrey, England (1997/98).

National Level

Examiner for examination answer scripts, Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at The Summit Hotel, Subang Jaya (14-20 November 2005).

Examiner for examination answer scripts, Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Hotel Federal, Jalan Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur (17-22 October 2004).

Examiner for examination answer scripts, Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Pearl International Hotel, Jalan Klang Lama (15-20 March 2004).

Examiner (Group Leader) for examination answer scripts, Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Guoman Resort, Port Dickson (2-7 September 2002).

Examiner (Group Leader) for examination answer scripts, Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Pearl International Hotel, Jalan Klang Lama (8-12 March 2002).

Examiner for examination answer scripts, Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at City Bayview Hotel, Penang (22-26 January 2002).

Examiner for examination answer scripts, Bahagian Matrikulasi, Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia at Hotel Grand Continental, Melaka (11-15 September 2001).

Script examiner Amali Fizik Kertas 960/4 Fizik 4, Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) 1995, Majlis Peperiksaan Malaysia.

Member, Panel Temuduga Rancangan Bersama Lepasan SPM tajaan JPA, UPU and Kementerian Pelajaran Malaysia (April 1986).

District/University/School/Village Level

Member, Family day committee, Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia (May 1993).

Penasihat kumpulan pelajar Matrikulasi II dalam Pameran Sains dan Kuiz bertajuk ‘Interferens dalam filem nipis’ yang menjadi Johan dalam bahagian Fizik (1990).

TEACHING AND SUPERVISION

Undergraduate Teaching/Post-Graduate Teaching

Postgraduate Teaching

 ZCT534-Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, Semester 1, 2010, Master of Science (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM.

IAEA Postgraduate Educational Course in Radiation Protection and the Safety of Radiation Sources, Part II: Quantities and Measurements. Session 2010/2011, Universiti Sains Malaysia. Organised by IAEA, AELB, Malaysian Nuclear Agency and USM. 28 students.

IAEA Postgraduate Educational Course in Radiation Protection and the Safety of Radiation Sources, Part II: Quantities and Measurements. Session 2009/2010, Universiti Sains Malaysia. Organised by IAEA, AELB, Malaysian Nuclear Agency and USM. 25 students.

IAEA Postgraduate Educational Course in Radiation Protection and the Safety of Radiation Sources, Part II: Quantities and Measurements. Session 2008/2009, Universiti Sains Malaysia. Organised by IAEA, AELB, Malaysian Nuclear Agency and USM. 23 students.

ZCT534-Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, Semester 1, 2008, Master of Science (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 2 lecturers (with Prof. Abd. Aziz Tajuddin).

PBST104 – Radiation Safety in Laboratories. Continuing Education Section, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. Session April – June 2008.

ZCT534-Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, Semester 1, 2007, Master of Science (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 2 lecturers (with Prof. Abd. Aziz Tajuddin).

IAEA Postgraduate Educational Course in Radiation Protection and the Safety of Radiation Sources, Part II: Quantities and Measurements. Session 2006/2007, Universiti Sains Malaysia. Organised by IAEA, AELB, Malaysian Nuclear Agency and USM. 20 students.

ZCT533-Dosimetry and Radiation Protection, Semester 1, 2006,  MSc (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 2 lecturers, 20 students.

ZCT533-Dosimetry and Radiation Protection, Semester 1, 2004,  MSc (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 1 lecturer, 31 students.

ZCT533-Dosimetry and Radiation Protection, Semester 1, 2003,  MSc (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 1 lecturer, 20 students.

ZCT534-Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, Semester 1, 2002, Master of Science (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 2 lecturers (with Prof. Abd. Aziz Tajuddin).

ZCT534-Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, Semester 1, 2001, Master of Science (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 2 lecturers (with Prof. Abd. Aziz Tajuddin).

ZCT534-Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, Semester 1, 1996, Master of Science (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 2 lecturers (with Prof. Abd. Aziz Tajuddin).

ZCT534-Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, Semester 1, 1995, Master of Science (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 2 lecturers (with Prof. Abd. Aziz Tajuddin).

ZCT534-Physics of Diagnostic Radiology, Semester 1, 1994, Master of Science (Medical Physics), Pusat pengajian Sains Fizik, USM, 2 lecturers (with Prof. Abd. Aziz Tajuddin).

Demonstrator, MSc (Medical Physics) laboratory, University of Surrey (1998).

Demonstrator, MSc (Medical Physics) laboratory, University of Surrey (1997).

Demonstrator, MSc (Medical Physics) laboratory, University of Surrey (1996).

Seconded from Pusat Pendidikan Jarak Jauh Universiti Sains Malaysia to P.P. Sains Fizik Universiti Sains Malaysia to lecture ZCT534 Fizik Radiologi Diagnosis, MSc (Medical Physics) (1994 – 1995).

Seconded from Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia to P.P. Sains Fizik Universiti Sains Malaysia to lecture ZCT534 Fizik Radiologi Diagnosis, MSc (Medical physics) (1994 – 1995).

Undergraduate Teaching

 JIF104-Physics II/Practicals 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2010, undergraduate.

JIF416-Nuclear and Radiation Physins, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2010, undergraduate.

 JIF419-Materials Science, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2010, undergraduate.

JIF104-Physics II/Practicals 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2008, undergraduate.

JIF217-Electricity and Magnetism, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2008, undergraduate.

JIF416-Ilmu Fizik Nuklear dan Sinaran, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2008, undergraduate.

JIF104-Physics II/Practicals 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2007, undergraduate.

JIF416-Ilmu Fizik Nuklear dan Sinaran, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2007, undergraduate.

JIF104-Physics II/Practicals 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2006, undergraduate.

JIF416-Ilmu Fizik Nuklear dan Sinaran, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2006, undergraduate.

GTX211-Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 2005, undergraduate, P.P. Sains Kesihatan, USM Kampus Kesihatan.

JIF104-Fizik II/Amali 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2004, undergraduate.

JIF104-Fizik II/Amali 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2003, undergraduate.

JIF104-Fizik II/Amali 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2002, undergraduate.

JIF104-Fizik II/Amali 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2001, undergraduate.

JIF104-Fizik II/Amali 1b, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2000, undergraduate.

JIF211-Mekanik, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2004, undergraduate.

JIF211-Mekanik, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2003, undergraduate.

JIF211-Mekanik, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2002, undergraduate.

JIF211-Mekanik, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2001, undergraduate.

JIF211-Mekanik, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2000, undergraduate.

JIF212-Optik, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2001, undergraduate, 2 lecturers.

JIF212-Optik, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2000, undergraduate, 2 lecturers.

JIF213-Getaran dan gelombang, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2000, undergraduate, 2 lecturers.

JIF101-Sifat-sifat jirim, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2000, undergraduate.

JIF181-Amali I, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 1995, undergraduate.

JIF181-Amali I, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 1994, undergraduate.

JIF102-Fizik Moden/Kerelatifan, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 1995, undergraduate.

JIF102-Fizik Moden/Kerelatifan, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 1994, undergraduate.

Pre-University Teaching

 JIF001-Fizik II, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2004, Sains Pemulihan PPPJJ.

JIF001-Fizik II, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2003, Sains Pemulihan PPPJJ.

JIF001-Fizik II, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2002, Sains Pemulihan PPPJJ.

JIF001-Fizik II, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2001, Sains Pemulihan PPPJJ.

JIF001-Fizik II, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 2000, Sains Pemulihan PPPJJ.

JIF001-Fizik II, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 1995, Sains Pemulihan PPPJJ.

JIF001-Fizik II, Semester 1 & 2, Pusat pengajian Pendidikan Jarak Jauh, USM, 1994, Sains Pemulihan PPPJJ.

Dipinjamkan dari Pusat Pendidikan Jarak Jauh ke Pusat Matrikulasi Universiti Sains Malaysia untuk mengendalikan tutorial Fizik Semester I dan II Sidang Akademik 1995/96.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1996, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1995, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1994, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1993, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1992, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1991, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1990, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1989, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1988, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1987, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1986, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1985, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1984, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1983, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1982, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX202-Gelombang dan Optik, Semester 1, 1981, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1993, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1992, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1991, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1990, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1989, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1988, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1987, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1986, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1985, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1984, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Seconded from Pusat Matrikulasi, Universiti Sains Malaysia to conduct practical classes for Pusat Pengajian Luar Kampus Universiti Sains Malaysia – Peringkat Pemulihan (1982 – 1983).

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1983, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1982, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX203-Fizik Am dan Fizik Terma, Semester 1, 1981, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1993, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1992, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1991, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1990, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1989, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1988, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1987, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1986, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1985, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1984, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Dipinjamkan untuk mengendalikan kelas Diploma Teknologi Makmal, P.P. Sains Fizik Universiti Sains Malaysia (1982 – 1983).

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1983, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1982, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX204-Keelektrikan dan Kemagnetan, Semester 2, 1981, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1993, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1992, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1991, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1990, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1989, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1988, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1987, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1986, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1985, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1984, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1983, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1982, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

TZX205-Fizik Mikroskopik, Semester 2, 1981, Matrikulasi II Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Graduate Supervision

PhD

Khaldoon Mahmoud Taleb Radaideh, (On-going). Fabrication and dose measurement of Rhizophora spp. particleboard humanoid breast phantom in radiotherapy. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Abdul Aziz Tajuddin and Sabar Bauk)

Alawiah Ariffin, (On-going). Thermoluminescent mechanisms and glow curve studies of LiF:Mg,Ti under different irradiation conditions. P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Mohammad Wasef Mohammad Marashdeh, (On-going). Rhizophora spp. phantom: Fanrication and characterization at therapeutic photon energies. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Abdul Aziz Tajuddin and Sabar Bauk)

Khalid Saleh Ali Aldroobi, (On-going). Human tissue trace element analysis using XRF, EDXRD and NAA techniques. P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Ahmad Shukri Mustapa Kamal and Sabar Bauk)

Wan Salwani Jaafar, 2008. Development and assessment of an x-ray fluorescence system for in-vivo studies. PhD thesis, P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: A. Shukri and S. Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Bassam Zuhdi Othman Shakhreet, 2006. Attenuation and scattering studies on natural and fabricated particleboard of Rhizophora spp. in the mammographic energy range. PhD thesis, P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: A. Shukri and S. Bauk). Co-supervisor.

 Master’s Dissertation (Coursework)

Nurul Hidayah Moksen, 2010. XRF studies on different tissues of chicken. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Sathiyah Chandra Segaran, 2010. Effects of low-temperature annealing on TLD-100 glow curves using WinGCF. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Ngu Kai Tong, 2009. Fabrication of 1.0 g cm-3 Rhizophora spp. particleboards and the determination of their mass attenuation coefficients. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Risnaniza Idris, 2009. Investigation of trace elements in different body parts of banana prawns using XRF. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Rosshasni Yasim, 2009. Study of XRF from different types of honey. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Rasida Sahraduin, 2009. A Monte Carlo simulation to calculate dose in an ICRU spherical phantom of diagnostic energy range. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Nurul Syazwina Mohamed, 2009. Scattering from Rhizophora spp. particleboards. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Surani Ibrahim, 2008. The suitability of PF, UF and PRF resins in term of structure and attenuation properties to be used in Rhizophora spp. particleboard phantom. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Siti Fatimah Hussin, 2008. Study on the effects of Time-Temperature Profile (TTP) on LiF:Mg,Ti glow curves using WinGCF software. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Norsuraya Hanim Mustapa, 2008. Monte Carlo Simulations for the XRF Production due to Diagnostic X-ray Interaction with Metal Plates. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Norhidayah Hashim, 2007. A study of testes dose in chest PA x-ray procedures using a Rhizophora spp. phantom. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Fairuz Mohd. Nasir, 2007. An XRF study of some Indian mackerel samples. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Suzana Mat Isa, 2007. Investigation of trace elements in banana prawns (panaeous indicus merguiensis) using x-ray fluorescence. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Syarifah Fatmawati Wan Long, 2007. Study on the relationship between kVp, mAs and phantom thickness in film-based radiography at the Biophysics Laboratory: 25% and 15% rules. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Suffian Mohamad Tajudin, 2007. Comparison between spectrum analysis using Peakfit v4 (Jandel Scientific software), Maestro-32 and manual (Microsoft Office Excel) methods for Am-241. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Siti Norbaieah Mohamad Hashim, 2007. Testing mAs reciprocity law using an exposure meter and a screen-film system on a diagnostic x-ray machine. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Nuridayu Mohamad Sapiee, 2006. Tandem TLD response to low energy photons. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Keh Wei Lyn, 2005. Study on ultra-thin CaSO4 :Dy TLD response in the diagnostic energy range. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Ahmad Saleem Salem Alzoubi, 2005. Study on lithium fluoride: 100 chip (LiF:Mg,Ti) in the diagnostic energy range. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Lum Liang Soo, 2005. Using low cost photodiode as a low-energy x-ray and g-ray detector. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Foong Pei Wei, 2005. Characterisation of bone-equivalent materials using backscattering with low-energy photons. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Yee Pek Shian, 2005. The investigation of XRF from several materials and the minimum detectable concentration (MDC) in a simulated biological sample. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Oh Sun Siew, 2004. Comparison of x-ray ouputs from different x-ray machines in the Biophysics laboratory. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk). Supervisor.

Wong Fei Ting, 2004. Study on the stability of the automatic film processor at USM clinic. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk). Supervisor.

Helen J. Lovett, 2000. The use of hydrophilic materials as tissue equivalent phantoms in mammography:  Measurement of linear attenuation coefficient. MSc spring project (Radiation and Environmental Protection), University of Surrey. (Supervisors: N.M. Spyrou  and S. Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Khawlah Abdullah Husain, 1999. Measurement of linear and mass attenuation coefficients in hydrophilic materials using variable x-ray source. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), University of Surrey . (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk). Supervisor.

Sello A. Likuku, 1999. Electron density determinations using a Compton scattering technique for characterisation of materials (biological, environmental and industrial). MSc Dissertation (Radiation and Environmental Protection), University of Surrey. (Supervisors: N.M. Spyrou and Sabar Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Abdelmalek Benattayallah, 1998. Filtered beams and x-ray fluorescence for photon attenuation measurements in biological samples. MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), University of Surrey. (Supervisors: N.M. Spyrou and Sabar Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Abdulkadir Al-Aydarous, 1998. Transmission measurements for environmental monitoring of heavy metals in simulated industrial waste pipes. MSc Dissertation (Radiation and Environmental Protection), University of Surrey. (Supervisors: N.M. Spyrou and Sabar Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Jasman Zainal, 1996. Kajian taburan dos sekitar sumber brakiterapi pegun in fantom kayu bakau (Rhizophora spp.). (Study on the dose distribution around a stationary brachytherapy source in a Rhizophora spp. phantom.) MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk). Supervisor.

Faridah Abd. Hamid, 1995. Kajian permulaan pembinaan prob kVp berasaskan TLD bagi julat sinar-x diagnosis. (Preliminary study on the fabrication of a kVp probe based on TLDs in the diagnostic x-ray range.) MSc dissertation (Medical Physics), Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk). Supervisor.

Lee Kie Huat, 1995. Anggaran dos serapan buah dada dalam sistem mammografi. (Estimation of breast absorbed dose in a mammographic system.) MSc Dissertation (Medical Physics), Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: S. Kandaiya and Sabar Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Mohd. Yusri Abd. Rahman, 1995. Kajian ke atas taburan dos di sekitar sumber brakiterapi di dalam fantom kayu bakau (Rhizophora spp.). (Study on the dose distribution around a brachytherapy source in a mangrove wood (Rhizophora spp.) phantom.) MSc dissertation (Medical Physics), Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Abd. Aziz Tajuddin and Sabar Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Undergraduate Supervision

Final Year Project

 Noorshahrizan Hashim and Siti Marsitah Jamil, 2009. Glow curve study of LiF:Mg,Ti (TLD-100) exposed to different photon qualities (energies) and intensities. Final year undergraduate project, P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

 Aifa Afirah Rozlan and Siti Noor Farhana Razlee, 2009. Scattered dose to the testis during PA chest x-ray procedures using LiF:Mg,Ti chips on a Rhizophora spp. wood phantom. Final year undergraduate project, P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Siti Wan Noraini Wan Hassan and Syazana Mod. Husain, 2008. Photon scattering from Rhizophora spp. and other tissue-equivalent samples. Final year undergraduate project, P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Ernee Sazlinayati Othman and Fatin Nadhirah A. Halim, 2007. Characterisation of a new HPGe detector system. Final year undergraduate project, P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Abdul Hadi Mohamed, 2007. Determination of scattered radiation dose to the testis during PA chest x-ray procedures. Final year undergraduate project, P.P.P. Jarak Jauh, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisor: Sabar Bauk)

Sarah Aldridge, 1997.  Hydrophilic materials as tissue equivalent phantoms for diagnostic imaging. Final Year Undergraduate Project, University of Surrey. (Supervisors: N.M. Spyrou and Sabar Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Mohd. Hanapiah Abu Bakar, 1990. Tentukur TLD bagi tujuan pengukuran dos dalaman dan pemonitoran pekerja. (Calibration of TLDs for the purpose of measuring internal dose and workers monitoring.) Final Year Undergraduate Project, Universiti Sains Malaysia. (Supervisors: Abd. Aziz Tajuddin and Sabar Bauk). Co-supervisor.

Continuous Education (per presentation)

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Programme of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) course for Post-Graduate Students, Dewan Kuliah A, Universiti Sains Malaysia (4 December 2010).

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Programme of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) course for Post-Graduate Students, Dewan Kuliah A, Universiti Sains Malaysia (3 July 2010).

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Foundation Course for Laboratory and Workshop Safety for staff, Dewan Seminar, Engineering Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia (9 June 2010).

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Programme of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) course for Post-Graduate Students, Dewan Kuliah A, Universiti Sains Malaysia (5 December 2009).

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Programme of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) course for Post-Graduate Students, Dewan Kuliah A, Universiti Sains Malaysia (29 November 2008).

Talk: Keselamatan Sinaran (Radiation safety). Presented at the Kursus Asas Keselamatan Makmal dan Bengkel, at the Dewan Seminar, Bangunan Pentadbiran, Kampus Kejuruteraan, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Nibong Tebal (12 November 2008).

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Kursus Keselamatan dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan (KKP) Untuk Calon Pengajian Siswazah (Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Course for Post-Graduate Students) at the Dewan Kuliah A, Universiti Sains Malaysia (28 June 2008).

Facilitator, Kursus Mekanik dan Fizik Terma (Course on Mechanics and Thermal Physics), two lectures and laboratory hands-on for Science Officers and Laboratory Assistants organised by the Training Unit, Registry Department, Universiti Sains Malaysia at the Applied Physics Laboratory, P.P. Sains Fizik, Universiti Sains Malaysia (14 – 15 May 2008).

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Kursus Keselamatan dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan (KKP) Untuk Calon Pengajian Siswazah (Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Course for Post-Graduate Students) at the Dewan Auditorium, Kampus Kejuruteraan, Universiti Sains Malaysia (16 February 2008).

Talk: Radiation safety for Laboratory Technicians. Presented at the Kursus Asas Keselamatan Makmal dan Bengkel (Basic Laboratory and Workshop Safety Course) at the Bilik Seminar, Pejabat Pelantar Penyelidikan, Kompleks J, Universiti Sains Malaysia (29 – 31 January 2008).

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Kursus Keselamatan dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan (KKP) Untuk Calon Pengajian Siswazah (Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Course for Post-Graduate Students) at the Dewan Kuliah A, Universiti Sains Malaysia (17 November 2007).

Talk: Radiation safety. Presented at the Kursus Keselamatan dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan (KKP) Untuk Calon Pengajian Siswazah (Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Course for Post-Graduate Students) at the Dewan Kuliah A, Universiti Sains Malaysia (9 December 2006).

Talk: Pengurusan masa. (Time managemant.) Presented at the Bengkel Pembelajaran Berkesan untuk pelajar Matrikulasi at the Sekolah Menengah Tun Syed Sheh Shahabudin, Bukit Mertajam (8 January 1994).

Talk: Pengurusan masa. (Time managemant.) Presented at Bengkel Pembelajaran Berkesan untuk pelajar Matrikulasi at the Maktab Rendah Sains MARA, Kulim (18 September 1993).

Talk: Kaedah penyelesaian masalah fizik. (Methods of solving physics problems.) Seminar SPM/STPM Parit, Perak organised by MPPUSM and GPMS (October 1984).

 

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