Dr. Izham Mohamad Yusoff


 
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Dr. Izham Mohamad Yusoff
Phone   : 04-6532271
Fax       : 04-6576000      
Email    : izham@usm.my
3D Geographic Information System, 3D Spatial Modeling, Rainfall-runoff Modeling, Cartography, Environmental Sciences

Profile

Academic Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. (Geoinformatics) 2010, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Johor Bahru. 
  • B.Sc. (Hons.) Geoinformatics (GIS) 2003, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Skudai, Johor Bahru. 

Research

Key Research Area :

  • 3D Geographic Information System
  • 3D Spatial Modeling
  • Rainfall-runoff Modeling
  • Cartography
  • Environmental Sciences

Publication

Selected Journal Articles:

  1. Ishaku, B. Y., Izham, M. Y., Main, R. (2014). Vertical Electrical Sounding Investigation of Aquifer Composition and its Potential to Yield Groundwater in Some Selected Town in Bida Basin of North Central, Nigeria. Journal of Geography and Geology, Vol. 6(1), pp. 60 – 69.
  2. Ishaku, B. Y., Izham, M. Y., Main, R. (2013). Integrating Geophysical Data and Three-Dimensional GIS for Groundwater Modelling and Simulation - A Review. Pensee Journal, Thompson Reuters, Vol 76 (1), pp. 147 – 159.
  3. Izham M. Y. and Main R. (2012) 3D GIS for Urban Runoff Mechanism : A New Perspective using Volumetric Soft Geo-Objects, Malaysian Journal of Development, Society and Environment (Geografia), 8 (5); pp.124-139.
  4. Izham, M. Y., M. Uznir, U., Alias, A. R., Ayob, K., W. Ruslan, I. (2011). Influence of georeference for saturated excess overland flow modelling using 3D volumetric soft geo-objects. Computers and Geosciences, Elsevier. 37. pp. 598-609.
  5. Izham, M. Y., Alias, A. R., Ayob, K., W. Ruslan, I. (2010). A 3D Volumetric Soft Geo-objects Data Model for Dynamic Streamflow Generating Processes. Journal of Environmental Hydrology, 18(12) : pp. 1-14.

Selected Book Chapters:

  1. Siti, N., Izham, M. Y., Habibah, L., M. Uznir, U. (2015). The Hierarchical Three-Dimensional (3D) Dynamic Water Infiltration on Multilayers of Soil according to Voronoi Sequence Nodes based on the Three-Dimensional Triangular Irregular Network (3D TIN). Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany (in-press).
  2. Noraidah, K., Izham, M. Y., Habibah, L., M. Uznir, U. (2015). Highly Efficient Computer Oriented Octree Data Structure and Neighbours Search in 3D GIS. Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany (in-press).
  3. Izham, M. Y., M. Uznir. U., Alias A. R. (2009). 3D Volumetric Soft Geo-objects for Urban Runoff Modelling. Development in 3D Geoinformation Sciences, Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany. pp. 200-219.
  4. Izham, M. Y., Muhamad, U. U., Alias A. R. (2008). 3D Dynamic Simulation and Visualization for Infiltration Excess Overland Flow Modelling. 3D Geoinformation Sciences, Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany. pp. 413-430.

Teaching

  • JMG 201 Kaedah Penyelidikan Dalam Geografi (Research Methods in Geography, new for Academic Year 2015/2016)
  • JMG 212 Geografi Fizikal (Physical Geography, 2010 - 2015)
  • JMG 213E Techniques in Geography (2010 – present)
  • JMG 314 Geomorfologi (Geomorphology, 2010/2011, 2012/2013)
  • JMG 315 Hidrologi dan Pengurusan Sumber Air (Hydrology and Water Resource Management, 2012/2013)
  • JMG 317E Quantitative Geography (2013/2014)
  • JMG 416E Environmental Planning and Natural Resource Management (2015/2016)
  • JMG 417 Cuaca dan Iklim (Weather and Climate, 2012/2013)
  • JMG 430 Projek Kajian Luar (Research Project, 2010 - present)

Supervision

PhD

  1. Siti Nurbaidzuri binti Reli @ Raily. The Hierarchical Three-Dimensional (3D) Dynamic Water Infiltration on Multi-layers of Soil using Geographic Information System. January 2014 – Present (Main Supervisor)
  2. Noraidah binti Keling. Highly Efficient Computer Oriented Octree Data Structure for 3D Slope Stability Analysis based on Rainfall Induced Landslide. February 2014 – Present (Main Supervisor)

Master

  1. Ishaku Bashir Yakubu. Groundwater Survey in Bida Basin, Niger state Nigeria using Electrical Resistivity Data and Three-Dimensional Geographic Information System. Graduated: November 2014 (Main Supervisor)
  2. Nazirah binti Azizat. Spatial and Temporal Analysis of Landslide along East West (Gerik-Jeli) Highway. Graduated: November 2015 (Joint Supervisor)

Recognition

  • Best Paper for the 5th IASME / WSEAS International Conference on Water Resources, Hydraulics & Hydrology (WHH '10) University of Cambridge, UK, February 23-25, 2010.
  • Sanggar Sanjung Award, USM, 2011.
  • Excellence Service Award, USM, 2013.