Mohd Fadhil Bin Majnis

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Mohd Fadhil Bin Majnis


Lecturer | Department of Chemical & Petroleum Engineering

Academic Qualifications

MSc Chemical Engineering 
BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering

Areas of Interest
Process Modeling and Simulation
Process Intensification
Microfluidics system for photocatalytic degradation process
Multiphase flow in Computational Fluid Dynamics
Professional Bodies

  1. Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)
  2. Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM)
  3. AMIChemE


Research Grants

  1. Name of grant: Ioneer Scientist Incentive Fund(PSIF)
    Funder:UCSI University
    Project Title:Microfluidic-Assisted Photocatalytic Degradation of Azo Dyes with Metal Oxide Nanoparticle loaded 
    Duration: Dec 2018 - Dec 2020
    Role:Principal Investigator
    Amount: RM 25000
    Status: On-going
  2. Name of grant: Ioneer Scientist Incentive Fund(PSIF)
    Funder:UCSI University
    Project Title:Solar Driven Green and Sustainable ZnO/Co-Chitosan Photocatalyst Beads for Degradation Dyes Effluents
    Duration: Feb 2017 – July 2018
    Role:Principal Investigator
    Amount: RM 23200
    Status: Completed
  3. Name of grant: Ioneer Scientist Incentive Fund(PSIF)
    Funder:UCSI University
    Project Title:Stochastic Modelling of Biogas Production from Palm Oil Mill Effluent Supported By Natural Optimization Algorithm For The Advanced Process Control System
    Duration: June 2016 – Nov 2017
    Amount: -
    Status: Completed


Current Research Project

  1. CFD Simulation on Multiphase Flow in Microfluidic System
  2. Photocatalytic Degradation of Synthetic Dye by Metal Oxide-Chitosan Hybrid Photocatalyst
  3. Microfluidic-Assisted Photocatalytic Degradation of Azo Dyes with Metal Oxide Nanoparticle loaded Chitosan Microcapsule


  1. M.S.A. Berahim, M.F. Majnis, and M.A.A. Taib (2018). Formation of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles By Anodization of Valve Metals, Progress in Energy and Environment 7(2018) 11-19
  2. M.F. Majnis, H. Francis, and K.Z. Ku Shaari (2018). Droplet Formation in Microchannels at Low Values of the Capillary and the Reynolds Numbers, Material Today: Proceedings, Volume 5, Issue 10 Part 2.
  3. P. Suppramaniam, K. Santherasaygargam, M.F. Majnis and S. Chanderan (2017). Computational Fluid Dynamics Assessment of Flow Characteristic of Thin Liquid Film over Smooth and Corrugated Rotating Disk Surface, Chemical Engineering Transactions, 56, 1213 -1218.
  4. M.F. Majnis, N.Y. Azudin, S.R. Abd Shukor and .L. Ahmad (2016). A Study on the Mixing Characteristics of Thin Liquid Film Flows over Horizontal Spinning Disk Surface, Procedia Engineering, 148, 957 – 96.
  5. M.F. Majnis and R. Jalwan (2016). Numerical Investigation on Multiphase Flows in Various Configurations of Microchannels Using Computational Fluid Dynamics, ASEAN Journal of Chemical Engineering, vol. 17 no.1 (2017)
  6. N.Y. Azudin, M.F. Majnis, A.L. Ahmad and S.R. Abd Shukor (2014). CFD Modelling of a Thin Liquid Film Flow Over Horizontal Spinning Disk, Applied Mechanics and Materials, 625, 517-521.
  7. S.R. Abd Shukor, N.Y. Azudin and M.F. Majnis (2012). Process Intensification: Development of Mechanistic Model for a Thin Liquid Film Flowing Over Horizontal Spinning Disk, 14th Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress.
  8. M. F. Majnis and S. R. Abd Shukor (2007). Control Performances of Intensified System Using Various Kind of PID Structures, 14th Regional Symposium on Chemical Engineering (RSCE 2007), Yogyakarta, Indonesia.


  1. International Conference on Chemical and Process Plant Engineering (ICCPE 2018), 26 July 2018, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Sigma Research and Consulting Sdn.Bhd
  2. 3rd International Conference on Green Chemical Engineering and Technology (GCET 2017), 7 Nov 2017, Melaka Malaysia, Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Chemical & Bioengineering Technology (UniKL MICET)
  3. 9th Regional Conference on Chemical Engineering (RCChe 2016), 21 Nov 2016, UTM Kuala Lumpur
  4. 23rd Regional Symposium on Chemical Engineering (RSCE 2016), 27 Oct 2016, Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology
  5. 4th International Conference on Process Engineering and Advanced Materials, 15 Aug 2016, KLCC, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS

Awards and Recognitions

  1. Gold medal at National Innovation and Invention Competition Through Exhibition 2017 (iCompEx’ 17); project title: “Solar Driven Green and Sustainable TiO2/ZnO-Chitosan Bead Photocatalyst”; project members: Mohd Azam Mohd Adnan, Dr. Nurhidayatullaili Muhd Julkapli, A.P. Dr. Salina Muhamad and Mohd Fadhil Majnis
  2. Gold prize at International Engineering Invention and Innovation Exhibition (i-ENVEX) 2016; project title: “The Potential of Achieving Efficient Mixing in Various Micro-reactor Micro-channels Configuration - A CFD Simulation Investigation”; project members: Mohamad Rawad Jalwan, Sarojini d/o Chanderan, Kheshawarthini d/o Santherasaygargam and Puvaneswari d/o Suppramaniam; project supervisor: Mohd Fadhil Majnis

Network and Collaborations on Research

  1. Department of Engineering, Universiti Selangor on Photocatalyst Development of Photocatalytic Abatement Process project.
  2. Division of Advanced Ceramic Materials Technology (DACeM), Advanced Technology Training Center(ADTEC) Taiping on Nanomaterilas Development project.