Dr. Nor Zakiah Yahaya

Nor Zakiah 2  

Dr. Nor Zakiah Yahaya
Phone   : 04-6535926
Fax       : 04-6576000
Email   : norzakiah@usm.my 
Makro Gelombang dan Fizik Perubatan


Academic Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. (Microwave) 2013, Universiti Putra Malaysia
  • Master of Science (Medical Physics) 2009, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  • B.Science (Hons) Instrumentation Science 2008, Universiti Putra Malaysia


Key Research Area:

  •        Microwave Sensors
  • Microwave Absorbers/ Microwave Shieldings
  • Numerical Anaysis of Microwave applications
  • Dielectric Measurement


Selected Journal Articles:

  1. Mustafa, I.S., Razali, N.A.N., Ibrahim, A.R., Yahaya, N.Z. and Kamari, H.M., 2015. From Rice Husk to Transparent Radiation Protection Material. Jurnal Intelek, 9(2).
  2. Ab Razak, N.N.A.N., Rahman, A.A., Kandaiya, S., Mustafa, I.S., Yahaya, N.Z. and Mahmoud, A.A.J., 2015. Accuracy and Precision of Magat Gel As a Dosimeter. Material Science Research India, 12(1), pp.01-08.
  3. Ab Razak, N. N. A. N., Azhar, A., Iskandar, S., Ramzun, M., Zakiah, Y., Zahirah, N., & Amer-al-Jarrh, M., 2015. Choice of Evaluation Imaging Technique for MAGAT Polymer Gel Dosimeter. Asian Journal of Applied Sciences, 3(2).
  4. Yahaya, N. Z., Abbas, Z., Yahaya, M. Z., Norimi, A., Abd Razak, N. N. A., Mustafa, I. S., 2015. Development of Calibration Equation Based on Complex Permittivity of Hevea Rubber Latex. Asian Journal of Applied Sciences, 3(3), 519-526.
  5. Yahaya, N.Z., Abbas, Z., Ibrahim, N.M., Hafizi, M.H.M. and Yahaya, M.Z., 2014. Permittivity models for determination of moisture content in Hevea Rubber Latex. International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, 7(5), p.48.

  6. Yahaya, N.Z., Abbas, Z., Ali, B.M., Ismail, A. and Ansarudin, F., 2014. Intercomparison of Methods for Determination of Resonant Frequency Shift of a Microstrip Patch Antenna Loaded with Hevea Rubber Latex. Journal of Sensors, 2014.

  7. Ab Razak, N.N.A.N., Rahman, A.A., Kandaiya, S., Shahrim, I., Zakiah, N., Yahaya, N.F.Z. and Yann, E.K., 2014. ROLE OF ANTI-OXIDANTS ON NORMOXIC METHACRYLIC ACID GELATIN (MAG) POLYMER GEL DOSIMETER AT 6-MV PHOTON BEAM USING SINGLE SPIN ECHO MRI. Malaysian Journal of Analytical Sciences, 18(2), pp.423-433.

  8. Ansarudin, F., Abbas, Z., Hassan, J., Yahaya, N.Z. and Ismail, M.A., 2012. A simple insulated monopole sensor technique for determination of moisture content in Hevea Rubber Latex. Measurement Science Review, 12(6), pp.249-254.


Graduate Teaching:

  • ZCE537 ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging, (2013/2014)
  • ZCT532 radiation physics, (2013/2014)
  • ZCT552 radiation protection ii, (2013/2014)

Undergraduate Teaching:

  • ZMT335 Physics of Radiotheraphyand Nuclear Medicine (2013/2014)
  • JIF104 Physics ii/practicals 1b (2015/2016)
  • JIF212 Optics (2015/2016)
  • JIF422 Seminar (2015/2016)
  • JIF490 Project (2015/2016)
  • JIF315 Mathematical Methods (2014/2015 onwards)


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 Academic Recognition and Leadership: 

  • Gold medal Award for MIExpo 2013 (26-28 September 2013)
  • Silver medal Award for PECIPTA 2009 (8-10 October 2009)
  • Dean’s Award for academic Excellence (2007/2008)
  • Dean’s Award for academic Excellence (2006/2007)