This page provides access to research works by Dr. Sam Sung Ting, currently a Senior Lecturer of School of Bioprocess Engineering, Universiti Malaysia Perlis.

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  • Extraction of Spear Grass (Imperata Cylindrica) As Pro-Oxidant In Polymer Blends 

    Nuradibah, Mohd Amer; N. A., Abdul Halim; Khairul Farihan, Kasim; Sam, Sung Ting; Hanna Ilyani, Zulhaimi‬; Muhammad Nur Aiman, Uda (EDP Sciences, 2018)
    Packaging material such as plastic bags is one of the main factors that contribute to the environmental pollution due to slow degradation. The usage of metal oxide as pro-oxidant has been proven to accelerate the degradation ...
  • Synthesis of Alumina Sub-Microstructure Particles Using InHouse Methods 

    Almahdi R., Rabia; Abdul Haqi, Ibrahim; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli; Sam Sung, Ting; Tijjani, Adam (IOP Publishing, 2018)
    The paper reported novel synthesis of alumina AlxOy Sub-Microstructure Particles Using In-House Methods. The structure was synthesized from aluminium oxide by in-house prepared method. The synthesis was performed using ...
  • Insight on the structural aspect of ENR-50/TiO2 hybrid in KOH/C3H8O medium revealed by NMR spectroscopy 

    Omar S., Dahham; Rosniza, Hamzah; Mohamad, Abu Bakar; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli; Abdulkader M., Alakrach; Sam, Sung Ting; Mohd Firdaus, Omar; Tijjani, Adam; Al-rashdi, Awad A. (Elsevier, 2020)
    The ring-opening reactions (ROR) of epoxide groups in epoxidized natural rubber/titania (ENR-50/TiO2) hybrid in potassium hydroxide/isopropanol medium were examined using NMR spectroscopy and supported by the FTIR technique. ...
  • The influence of Rice Husk Fiber on The Properties of Epoxidized Natural Rubber/Rice Husk Compounds 

    Dahham, Omar S.; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli; Sam, Sung Ting; Marwa, Al-Samarrai N.; Shayfull Zamree, Abd Rahim; Alakrach, A.M; Abduati, Elnaid S. A. (EDP Sciences, 2016)
    In this work, curing characteristics, tensile and physical properties of epoxidized natural rubber/ rice husk (ENR-50/RH) compounds were investigated. Different RH loading (10, 20, 30, 40 and 50 Phr) and size (fine size ...
  • Thermal degradation of high-density polyethylene/soya spent powder blends 

    Sung Ting, Sam; Norsri Kurniati, Achmad; Hanafi, Ismail; Ragunathan, Santiagoo; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli (Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2015-06-01)
    This study investigates the properties of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) with different soya spent powder (SSP) blend contents upon oven aging. The aged properties of the HDPE/SSP blends were studied by using tensile ...
  • Effect of blends ratio on mechanical and morphological properties of LDPE/Thermoplastic soya spent powder blends 

    Nuradibah, M.A.; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Hanafi, Ismail, Prof. Dr. (Trans Tech Publications Inc., 2014)
    This study investigates the properties of blends made from low density polyethylene (LDPE) with various levels of thermoplastic soya spent powder (SSP). The thermoplastic TPSSP content was varied from 5 to 20wt % whereas ...
  • Corn cob filled chitosan biocomposite films 

    Chan, Ming Yeng; Salmah, Husseinsyah, Prof. Madya Ir. Dr.; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr. (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    Recently, there has been renews interest in chitosan as materials in producing of biocomposite films. The chitosan (CS)/corn cob (CC) biocomposite films were prepared by solvent casting method. The effect of CC content on ...
  • Modified corn cob filled chitosan biocomposite films 

    Chan, Ming Yeng; Salmah, Husseinsyah, Prof. Madya Ir. Dr.; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr. (Taylor and Francis Group, LLC., 2013-11)
    The present work was investigated the effect of filler content and chemical modification on mechanical, thermal properties and morphology study of CS/CC biocomposite films. The acrylic acid was used as chemical modification ...
  • Chitosan/corn cob biocomposite films by cross-linking with glutaraldehyde 

    Chan, Ming Yeng; Salmah, Husseinsyah, Prof. Madya Ir. Dr.; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr. (North Carolina State University, 2013-05)
    Corn cob (CC) was used as a filler in chitosan (CS) biopolymer films. The effect of glutaraldehyde (GLA) as a crosslinking agent was studied in an effort to improve the properties of CS/CC biocomposite films prepared via ...
  • Natural rubber/styrene butadiene rubber/recycled nitrile glove (NR/SBR/rNBRg) ternary blend: Tensile properties & morphology 

    Nik Zakaria, Nik Yahya; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Hanafi, Ismail; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Santiagoo, Ragunanthan (AENSI Publisher All rights reserved, 2013-10)
    Recycling waste rubber products by utilising them in rubber blends had provided the simplest and most cost-effective ways in solving several environmental issues regarding the abundance of scrap rubbers. Discarded nitrile ...
  • Effect of cobalt stearate on outdoor exposure of LLDPE/soy spent powder blends 

    Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Lokman Hakim, Ibrahim; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Hanafi, Ismail (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    In this study, the degradability of low linear density polyethylene (LLDPE) and soy spent powder blends under outdoor exposure of Malaysia. Cobalt stearate was used as a pro-oxidant. The degradation of the blends was ...
  • Characterizations on the effect of processing of polymers blend with petroleum coke (part I) 

    Sharifah Shahnaz, Syed Abu Bakar, Dr; Rabah, Khenata, Prof. Dr.; Veena, Sahajwalla; Kamarudin, Hussin, Brig. Jen. Dato' Prof. Dr.; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr. (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    Global demand for plastics has grown significantly over the past decades, and will continue to expand with rising income levels in emerging economies; a number of approaches have been used to recycle polymer waste. While ...
  • Comparison of mechanical properties of polypropylene/acrylonitrile butadiene rubber/rice husk powder composites modified with silane and acetic anhydride compound 

    Santiagoo, Ragunanthan; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Wan Amiza Amneera, Wan Ahmad; Andrew, Allan Melvin; Hanafi, Ismail (Trans Tech Publications, 2013-09)
    Polypropylene(PP)/Acrylonitrile butadiene rubber(NBRr)/rice husk powder(RHP) composites was fabricated with silane and acetic anhydride treatment agent. The in- situ formed RHP filled PP/NBRr composites were prepared by ...
  • Tensile properties and FTIR analysis of HDPE/soya spent powder in oven aging 

    Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Norsri Kurniati, Achmad; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Santiagoo, Ragunanthan; Hanafi, Ismail (AENSI Publisher All rights reserved, 2013-10)
    This investigation involves pure HDPE and then HDPE with addition of soya spent powder with different weight percentagesbefore and after exposing in the oven aging. The characteristics of pure HDPE and HDPE/ soya spent ...
  • Effect of compost medium on oxidative- linear low density polyethylene/soya powder blends 

    Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Sharifah Shahnaz, Syed Abu Bakar, Dr; Nuradibah, Mohd Amer; Hanafi, Ismail (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    One alternative to enhance the degradability of polyethylene is the addition of prooxidant substances to their matix. The polymer materials are called oxo-biodegradable. Current investigation aimed to assess the abiotic ...
  • Thermal properties of linear-low density polyethylene (LLDPE)/soya spent powder blends with the addition of epoxidised natural rubber 

    Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Santiagoo, Ragunanthan.; Ong, Hui Lin, Dr.; Hanafi, Ismail (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    Soya spent powder as an inexpensive and renewable source has been used as a filler for linear-low density polyethylene (LLDPE) in this study. Linear-low density polyethylene (LLDPE)/soya spent powder composites were prepared ...
  • Tensile properties LLDPE/soya spent powder blends: Oven aging 

    Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Santiagoo, Ragunanthan; Ong, Hui Lin, Dr.; Hanafi, Ismail (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    Linear low-density polyethylene (LLDPE)/soya spent powder blends with different blends ratio were prepared by using internal mixer. Soya spent powder was varied from 5 to 40 wt. The thermal degradability was assessed by ...
  • Degradation of epoxidized natural rubber compatibilized linear low density polyethylene/soya powder blends: The effect of natural weathering 

    Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Hanafi, Ismail; Abdul Khalil, H. P. Shawkataly, Prof. Dr. (Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2013-10)
    In the present study, linear low density polyethylene (LLDPE)/soya powder blends were compatibilized with epoxidized natural rubber (ENR 50) and exposed to natural weathering. The exposure period for the blends was 1 year. ...
  • The effect of different sizes "Batu Reput" (Dolomite) as a filler in SMR L and ENR-50 

    J. N., M. Ridhwan; Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Mohd Arif Anuar, Mohd Salleh; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; Luqman, Musa, Dr.; Nik Zakaria, Nik Yahya (Trans Tech Publications, 2013)
    The effects of different sizes of "Batu Reput" (Dolomite) filler which are smaller size (<63μm) and bigger size (75-150μm) on tensile and morphological properties of "Batu Reput" (Dolomite) filled SMR L and epoxidized ...
  • The tensile properties and morphology analysis of recycled mattress filled natural rubber compounds 

    Nik Noriman, Zulkepli, Dr.; Mohd Firdaus, Omar; Sam, Sung Ting, Dr.; N. P., Shamni; Lokman Hakim, Ibrahim; Mohd Mustafa Al Bakri, Abdullah (AENSI Publisher All rights reserved, 2013-10)
    The tensile properties and morphology analysis of Recycled Mattress (rMat) filled Standard Malaysian Rubber (SMR L) and Epoxidized Natural Rubber (ENR 50) was successfully studied. The both compounds were prepared by two ...

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