This page provides access to research works by Muhammad Faheem Mohd Tahir, currently a Teaching Engineer of School of Materials Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP).

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Skills and Expertise: Sustainability, Construction, Building Materials, Construction Materials, Materials Engineering, Civil Engineering, Renewable Energy, Environmental Engineering, Cement, Ceramics, Concrete, Reinforced Concrete, Fiber, Soil Stabilization, Compressive, Strength, Clay and Silicate.

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  • Application of clay - based geopolymer in brick production: A review 

    Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Mohamed, Bnhussain, Prof. Dr.; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Prof. Madya; Mohd Izzat, Ahmad (Trans Tech Publications Inc., 2013)
    This paper reviews and summarizes the current knowledge and application of clay as a geopolymer material in production of geopolymer brick. As we understand, the nature of source materials give a significant impact to the ...
  • Microstructure studies on different types of Geopolymer materials 

    Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Adila, Abdullah; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Assoc. Prof.; Mohd Arif Anuar, Mohd Salleh; Sandu, AV (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    Geopolymer is a new binding material produced to substitute the ordinary Portland cement (OPC) function as a binder in concrete. As we know, different types of geopolymer will have different properties. In this research, ...
  • Development of pilot plant for novel geopolymer brick making machine 

    Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Assoc. Prof.; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Shamsul, Baharin Jamaludin, Prof. Dr.; Mohammad Tamizi, Selimin; Muhd Izzat, Ahmad; Alida, Abdullah (American-Eurasian Network for Scientific Information, 2013)
    With rapid growing country's development and rose in construction activity, rising demand of building materials and increased construction wastes have encouraged the development of new building materials. Geopolymer based ...
  • Effect on strength and hardness of clay ceramic substrate after treatment using koalin based geopolymer glaze 

    Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Liyana, Jamaludin; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Rafiza, Abdul Razak; Zarina, Yahya; Alida, Abdullah (Trans Tech Publications, 2014)
    Geopolymerization is an alternative for ceramic industry by using clay based material such as kaolin or calcined kaolin geopolymer. Geopolymer paste is initially produced by alkaline activation of calcined kaolin with NaOH ...
  • Compressive strength and morphology of fly ash based geopolymer as artificial aggregate with different curing temperature 

    Alida, Abdullah; Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Prof. Madya; Zarina, Yahya; Mohd Arif Anuar, Mohd Salleh; Nurhamidah, Zakaria; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir (Trans Tech Publications, 2014)
    This paper presented the compressive strength of geopolymer paste with different NaOH concentration and morphology analysis for sintered artificial aggregate. This artificial aggregate was produce based on mix design with ...
  • Sulfuric acid attack on ordinary Portland cement and geopolymer material 

    Mohd Izzat, Ahmad; Mohd Mustafa Al-Bakri, Abdullah; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Sandu, Andrei Victor; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Prof. Madya; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Moga, Ligia Mihaela (Institute for Scientific Information (ISI), 2013-09)
    The resistance of ordinary Portland cement binder towards acid had been widely discussed by researchers. The deterioration effect of this binder may cost high repair expense and rehabilitation. Geopolymer material is a new ...
  • Microstructural analysis of geopolymer and ordinary Portland cement mortar exposed to sulfuric acid 

    Mohd Izzat, Ahmad; Mohd Mustafa Al-Bakri, Abdullah; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Moga, Ligia Mihaela; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Prof. Madya; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Sandu, Andrei Victor (Revista De Materiale Plastice, 2013-09)
    The vulnerability of ordinary Portland cement (OPC) concrete to acidic attack is a worrying subject regarding the future durability of this binder. On the other side of binder's technology, the new technology of cement ...
  • Study on properties and morphology of kaolin based geopolymer coating on clay substrates 

    Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Prof. Madya; Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Mohamed, Bnhussain, Prof. Dr.; Siti Salwa, M.S.; Alida, Abdullah; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Azlin, S.S. (Trans Tech Publications, 2013-12)
    The application of geopolymer as a coating was not widely explored by other researchers and therefore the study of kaolin based geopolymer coating applied on different types of clay substrate (unsintered and sintered) was ...
  • Application of clay - based geopolymer in brick production: A review 

    Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Mohd Mustafa Al-Bakri, Abdullah; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Mohamed, Bnhussain, Prof. Dr.; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Prof. Madya; Mohd Izzat, Ahmad (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    This paper reviews and summarizes the current knowledge and application of clay as a geopolymer material in production of geopolymer brick. As we understand, the nature of source materials give a significant impact to the ...
  • New processing method of kaolin-based geopolymer brick by using geopolymer brick machine 

    Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Prof. Madya; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Mohd Izzat, Ahmad; Alida, Abdullah (Trans Tech Publications, 2014-01)
    With increased activity in construction, deficiency of building materials and construction waste improvements have encouraged the development of new building materials. Conventional construction bricks are usually made ...
  • Study on the properties of oil palm trunk fiber (OPTF) in cement composite 

    Alida, Abdullah; Mohd Mustafa Al-Bakri, Abdullah; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali, Prof. Madya; Mohd Arif Anuar, Mohd Salleh; Phang, Kam Sang; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    Properties of oil palm trunk fiber reinforced cement composite were investigated in this study. Oil palm trunk fiber was used to improve the properties of cement composite. It was found that increasing in oil palm trunk ...
  • Application of clay - based geopolymer in brick production: a review 

    Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Kamarudin, Hussin; Mohammed, Binhussain; Che Mohd Ruzaidi, Ghazali; Mohd Izzat, Ahmad (Trans Tech Publications/Scientific.Net, 2012-12)
    This paper reviews and summarizes the current knowledge and application of clay as a geopolymer material in production of geopolymer brick. As we understand, the nature of source materials give a significant impact to the ...
  • Feasibility of producing wood fibre-reinforced geopolymer composites (WFRGC) 

    Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah; Mohd Izzat, Ahmad; Muhammad Faheem, Mohd Tahir; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Khairul Nizar, Ismail, Assoc. Prof. Dr.; Mohamed, Bnhussain, Prof. Dr.; Rafiza, Abdul Razak; Zarina, Yahya; Liyana, Jamaludin (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    Wood fibres have long been known as a fibre reinforcement for concrete. Due to its availability and low production cost, this natural fibre has been used in less developed country where conventional construction materials ...