Postgraduate Research Centre

About Us

At KDU, we perceive the process of discovery as a creative and rigorous endeavour. We encourage such exploration by supporting the research and development of ideas, solutions and applications that will benefit our community.

KDU strives to inspire students and academic staff to share and serve in the academic field. The Postgraduate Research Centre (PGRC) at KDU aims to promote the enjoyment of learning and publishing research.

The KDU community is one that values learning and research at all levels. A dynamic range of workshops and programmes related to research and entrepreneurship exists to supplement the ongoing development of students and staff. In addition, KDU staff are supported in their quest to further deepen their expertise and network through research grants and conference support.
  • Haris, H., Harun, S. W., Muhammad, A. R., Anyi, C. L., Tan, S. J., Ahmad, F., ... & Arof, H. (2017). Passively Q-switched Erbium-doped and Ytterbium-doped fibre lasers with topological insulator bismuth selenide (Bi 2 Se 3) as saturable absorber. Optics & Laser Technology, 88, 121-127.
     
  • Chiu-Shyan Soo,Wai-Sum Yap, Wei-Min Hon, Norhayati Ramli, Umi Kalsom Md Shah, Lai-Yee Phang. Improvement of hydrogen yield of ethanol-producing Escherichia coli recombinants in acidic conditions Electronic Journal of Biotechnology 26 (2017) 27–32.
     
  • Tan, S. J., Haris, H., & Harun, S. W. (2017). Switchable Brillouin frequency multiwavelength and pulsed fiber laser. Chinese Optics Letters, 15(10), 101401.
     
  • Jason Loh SW. A Policy Review of the Agricultural Sector from The Second to the Ninth Malaysia Plans. Journal of Alternative Perspectives in the Social Sciences (2016) Volume 7 No 3, 453-488.
     
  • LOH, J. S. W. (2016). The Politics of Technocracy in Malaysia (1957-2012). Jurnal Studi Pemerintahan: Journal of Government and Politics, 7(2), 208-239.
     
  • L Tawei, ZY Ng, MK Veerapen, RWK Yap, WM Hon, RLH Lim. Association of FTO 17817449 variant with obesity and the energy intake and physical activity parameters in Malaysian adolescents. Malaysian Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 1:16-23 (2016).
     
  • Wong, C.W., Cheng, M.Y. & T.C. Lau, Impact of external job mobility and occupational job mobility on earnings, Journal of Industrial Engineering and Management (WOS, Scopus Indexed) Accepted on 26 July 2016.
     
  • JosephNg, P. S., & Kang, C. M. (2016). Beyond Barebones Cloud Infrastructure Services: Stumbling Competitiveness During Economic Turbulence. Pertanika Journal of Science & Technology, 24(1).
     
  • Raman, V., Perumal, S., Navaratnam, S., & Fazilah, S. (2016). Computer Assisted Counter System for Larvae and Juvenile Fish in Malaysian Fishing Hatcheries by Machine Learning Approach. JCP, 11(5), 423-431.
     
  • Eaw, H.C. & Usha, R. (2016) A Study of the Mediation and Moderation Effect on Financial Literacy. International Journal of Exclusive Management Research, 6(9).
     
  • Mohd Romzee Ibrahim and Ahmad Shuib (2016). Developing Sustainable Community-Based Tourism Enterprises through Amanah Ikhtiar Malaysia (AIM) in Semporna, Sabah: Opportunities and Challenges. Asia-Pacific Journal of Innovation in Hospitality and Tourism. Volume 5, Issue 3, 2016 (Special Issue).
     
  • Simon Wood (2016). Recent Cases on Fundamental Liberties in the Federal Constitution.  Law Review [2016] 220-241.
     
  • Tiu, Z. C., Suthaskumar, M., Zarei, A., Tan, S. J., Ahmad, H., & Harun, S. W. (2015). Generation of switchable domain wall and cubic–quintic nonlinear Schrödinger equation dark pulse. Optics & Laser Technology, 73, 127-129.
     
  • Tiu, Z. C., Ahmad, F., Tan, S. J., Ahmad, H., & Harun, S. W. (2015). Multi-wavelength Q-switched Erbium-doped fiber laser with photonic crystal fiber and graphene–Polyethylene oxide saturable absorber. Optik-International Journal for Light and Electron Optics, 126(17), 1495-1498.
     
  • Tiu, Z. C., Arman, Z., Sin, J. T., Harith, A., & Sulaiman, W. H. (2015). Harmonic dark pulse emission in erbium-doped fiber laser. Chinese Physics Letters, 32(3), 034203.
     
  • Tan, S. J., Tiu, Z. C., Harun, S. W., & Ahmad, H. (2015). Sideband-controllable soliton pulse with bismuth-based erbium-doped fiber. Chinese Optics Letters, 13(11), 111406.
     
  • Arumugam, A., & Nor, A. (2015). Spot Welding Parameter Optimization To Improve Weld Characteristics For Dissimilar Metals. International Journal of Scientific and Technology Research, 4(1), 75-80.
     
  • Jette, N. G., Singh, D. K. A., Nordin, N. A. M., Chang, S. H., Ha, T. H., Mokhtar, S. A., & Moore, A. (2015). Tri-planar lumbar range of motions in adults with chronic low back pain following sustained functional tasks. Physiotherapy, 101, e1402.
     
  • Irawati, N., Suthaskumar, M., John, V., Ali, N. M., Ahmad, H., & Harun, S. W. (2015). Fabrication of polymer microfiber by direct drawing. Microwave and Optical Technology Letters, 57(4), 820-823.