Prof.Dr. Shukri Sulaiman

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Prof. Madya Dr. Shukri Sulaiman
Phone   : 04-6533639
Fax       : 04-6576000
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Computational Solid State Physics, Electronic Structure, Muon in Materials, Hyperfine Interactions


Academic Qualifications:

  • PhD, Physics (1992), State University of New York at Albany, USA
  • MSc, Physics (1987), State University of New York at Albany, USA
  • BSc, Physics (1985), State University of New York at Albany, USA


Key Research Area:

  • Computational Solid State Physics
  • Electronic Structure
  • Muon in Materials
  • Hyperfine Interactions



  1. Lee Sin Ang, Mohamed Ismail Mohamed-Ibrahim, and Shukri Sulaiman (2016) Polymorphs of Tolfenamic Acids: Stability Analysis Using Cluster Method, Physics Research International, 2016 (2016), Article ID 3537842, 5 pages
  2. S. Sulaiman, S.N.A. Ahmad, , M.I. Mohamed-Ibrahim and I. Watanabe (2015) Electronic Structure of Muonated Me4P[Pd(dmit)2]2, Materials Science Forum 827, 355 – 359.
  3. A.F Rozlan1, S.Sulaiman1, M.I. Mohamed-Ibrahim and I. Watanabe (2015) Electronic Structure of Muonated La2CuO4, Materials Science Forum 827, 240 – 242.
  4. I. Watanabe, E. Suprayoga, N. Adam, Mohm-Tajudin S.S.,Rozlan A.F., D. Puspita, R. Asih, F. Astuti, M.D. Umar, J. Angel,S. Sulaiman, M.I. Mohamed-Ibrahim (2015) Muon Site Estimations by DFT Calculations in Metal and Insulating Systems, Materials Science Forum 827, 347-354.
  5. Mohd-Tajudin, S. S., Ahmad, S. N. A., Hasan-Baseri, D. F. Suprayoga, E., Adam, N., Rozlan, A. F., Sulaiman, S., Mohamed-Ibrahim, M. I., and Watanabe, I., (2015) : An Investigation of Muon Sites in YBa2Cu3O6 by Using Density Functional Theory, RIKEN Accel. Prog. Rep., 48, 268.
  6. Lee Sin Ang, Shukri Sulaiman, Bing Chuan Chua, Mohamed Ismail Mohamed-Ibrahim, (2014). Conformational analysis of dimethylbis(methyldithiocarbonato)stannum(IV) revisited: Application of cluster method, dispersion and counterpoise corrections, Physica B: Condensed Matter, 441(0), 107 – 113.
  7. J.S. Moller, P. Bonfà, D. Ceresoli, F. Bernardini, S.J. Blundell, T. Lancaster, R. De Renzi, N. Marzari, I. Watanabe, S. Sulaiman and M.I. Mohamed-Ibrahim, (2013). Playing Quantum Hide-and-Seek with the Muon:Localizing Muon Stopping Sites, Phys. Scr.88, 1– 7.
  8. Shukri B. Sulaiman, N. Sahoo, Sudha Srinivas, F. Hagelberg, T.P. Das, E. Torikai, K. Nagamine, (1993). Location and associated hyperfine properties of µ+ in La2CuO4, Hyperfine Interactions, 79, 901 – 907
  9. S. B. Sulaiman, N. Sahoo, T. P. Das and O. Donzelli , (1992). Theory of Nuclear Quadrupole Interactions of 135Ba and 139La in YBa2Cu3O6 and La2CuO4, Phys. Rev. B, 45, 7383 – 7386.
  10. S. B. Sulaiman, N. Sahoo, T. P. Das, O. Donzelli, E. Torikai and K. Nagamine, (1991). Theory of copper Hyperfine Interactions in the La2CuO4 system, Phys. Rev. B, 44, 7028 – 7033


  1. Siti Hajar Halili, Shukri Sulaiman dan Mohd Razha Abd. Rashid, 2015, Pembelajaran Pelajar Dewasa Melalui Teknologi Sidang Video Di USM, Pearson


  • JIF 417 Solid State Physics
  • JIF 419 Materials Science
  • JIF 319 Computational Science
  • JIF 418 Semiconductor Devices
  • JIF 315 Mathematical Methods



  1. TOH PEK LAN, 2013; Density Functional Theory Investigation On The Electronic Structures, Dynamics And Hyperfine Interactions Of Muoniated Tetraphenyl Derivatives (Main Supervisor)
  2. SITI HAJAR BINTI HALILI, 2012 ; Learning Styles Via Video Conferencing Mode of Delivery in Distance Learning Programme (Main Supervisor)
  3. ANG LEE SIN, 2011; First Principle Investigations on the Electronic Structure of Graphene Nanoribbon and its Interaction with Muonium (Main Supervisor)
  4. SHARIFAH SOAAD SYED YAHAYA, 2005, Robust Statistical for Testing the Equality of Central Tendency Parameters Under Skewed Distributions. – (Co Supervisor)
  5. HASSAN ISSA ABDUL-KAREEM; 2011; Developing a Process Framework for Managing the Realization of Information Technology Benefits for Construction Companies (Co supervisor)


  1. DANG FATIHAH BINTI HASAN BASERI; 2014; First Principle Computational Studies On the Electronic Structure of Muoniated Monosubstituted Benzene (Main Supervisor)
  2. MUHAMMAD HAFIZ BIN HUSSIM; 2013; First Principle Investigations Of Hydrogen Adsorption In Metal Organic Framework-5 (Main Supervisor)
  3. TITIA IZZATI; 2013; First Principle Computational Study on the Hyperfine Interactions and Dynamics of Muonium in Tetraphenyltin (Main Supervisor)
  4. RAFIE BIN DRAMAN; 2012; First Principle Computational Studies on the Structural Conformations of N-benzoyl-N'-p-Phenylthiourea Derivatives (Co supervisor)
  5. KHAIRUL ANWAR; 2008; Pembangunan Suatu Model Antaramuka Kebolehkendalian-Antara Untuk Kad Pintar Di DAlam Kampus Universiti; (Main supervisor)
  6. SITI HAJAR HALILI; 2007; Satu kajian Tinjauan Tentang kesan Atribut Media Sidang Video Dalam program Pembelajaran Jarak Jauh. (Main supervisor)
  7. CHUAH BING CHUAN; 2006; Ab-Initio Computational Studies on the Structural Conformations of Dimethylbis (Methyldithiocarbonato) Stannum(IV) (Co supervisor)


  1. Member, Program Advisory Committee for Materials and Life Science at RIKEN Nishina Center, 1 Feb 2016 – 31 Jan 2018.
  2. Visiting Scientist, Advanced Meson Science Laboratory, RIKEN Nishina Center Japan, 15 Feb – 23 Feb 2016
  3. Visiting Scientist, Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, United Kingdom, 17 Mar – 26 Mar 2014
  4. Visiting Scientist, Advanced Meson Science Laboratory, RIKEN Nishina Center Japan, 1 July 2012 – 31 March 2013 ( 9 months)
  5. Visiting Scientist, University at Albany, State University of New York, 26 May – 1 June 2012
  6. Visiting Scientist, University Henri Poincare, Nancy France, 12 October – 18 October 2008