Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Dr Chou Pui May

  • Lecturer

  • School of Computer Science & Engineering
    Faculty of Innovation & Technology
  •    +60356295266
  •   puimay.chou@taylors.edu.my

ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Lecturer I, Faculty of Built Environment, Eng., Tech. & Design, 04/01/2016 to present
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM, Malaysia
  • Master of Science (Materials Engineering), UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA, Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Materials Engineering, UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA, Malaysia
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Board of Engineers Malaysia, Graduate Engineer, Since 2010 (National)
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Bio-Compatible Materials (Renewable biopolymers)
  • Nano Materials (Naonocellulose & nanotube)
RESEARCH INTEREST
(Research Area)
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Biopolymers and Biocomposites
  • Nanotechnology in Water Purification
TEACHING
(Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Month/Year)
  • Engineering Dynamics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2020)
  • Engineering Solid Mechanics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2020)
  • Properties and Applications of Materials, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (01/2020)
  • Engineering Solid Mechanics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2020)
  • Engineering Dynamics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2020)
  • Engineering Solid Mechanics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2019)
  • Business Skills for Engineers, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2019)
  • Business Skills for Engineers, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2019)
  • Business Skills for Engineers, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2018)
  • Engineering Design and Communication, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2018)
  • Engineering Solid Mechanics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2018)
  • Engineering Design and Communication, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Engineering Solid Mechanics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Engineering Statics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
  • Engineering Solid Mechanics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
  • Advanced Thermofluid Engineering, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2016)
  • Engineering Solid Mechanics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2016)
  • Engineering Solid Mechanics, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2016)
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Article in Journals
2020
  • Lai, C.W., Samsudin, N.A., Low, F.W., Abd Samad, N.S., Lau, K.S., Chou, P.M., Tiong, S.K. and Amin, N. (2020). Influence of Temperature Reaction for the CdSe–TiO2 anotube Thin Film Formation via Chemical Bath Deposition in improving the Photoelectrochemical Activity, Materials, 13, 2533-2549. (ISI-Indexed)
     
2019
  • Koay, SC, Chan, MY, Chou, PM, Tshai, KY, Ong TK, Cheah KH. (2019). Effect of Coupling Agent Content on Properties of Composites Made From Polylactic Acid and Chrysanthemum Waste, Journal of Vinyl additives Technology, In Press.
     
  • M.C. Lee, S.C. Koay, M.Y. Chan, H.L. Choo, M.M. Pang, P.M. Chou and K.Y. Tshai, “Properties of Poly(lactic acid)/Durian Husk Fiber Biocomposites: Effects of Fiber Content and Processing Aid”, Journal of Thermoplastic Composite Materials. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Chin Wei Lai, Kung Shiuh Lau, Pui May Chou (2019). Controlled Synthesis of Well-Aligned and Highly Ordered TiO2 Nanotubes Without Bundling for Enhanced Solar-Powered Photoelectrochemical Responses. Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 19: 1-9. (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Chin Wei Lai, Kung Shiuh Lau, Pui May Chou (2019). CdSe/TiO2 nanotubes for enhanced photoelectrochemical activity under solar illumination: Influence of soaking time in CdSe bath solution. Chemical Physics Letters 714: 6-10. (ISI-Indexed)
     
2018
  • C.W. Lai, K.S. Lau, N.A.A. Samad, P.M. Chou. (2018). CdSe Species Decorated TiO2 Nanotubes Film Via Chemical Bath Deposition for Enhancing Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting Performance, Current Nanoscience, 14, 1-6. (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • M.C. Lee, S.C. Koay, , M.Y. Chan, M.M. Pang, P.M. Chou, K.Y. Tsai. (2018). Preparation and Characterization of Durian Husk Fiber Filled Polylactic Acid Biocomposites, MATEC Web of Conferences, 152 (02007), 1-7. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
  • Z.J. Lee, P.M. Chou, C.L. Hoo, D. Lu. (2018). Operational Research on Design and Process Optimization of Ozone Water Application in Kitchen, MATEC Web of Conferences, 152 (02008), 1-17. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
     
2017
  • Lee, W.H., Teh, S.J., Chou, P.M., Lai, C.W. (2017). Photocatalytic Reduction of Aqueous Mercury (II) Using Hybrid WO3-TiO2 Nanotubes Film, Current Nanoscience, 13(6), 616-624. (ISI-Indexed)
     
2016
  • Chia, J.T., Chou, P.M. (2016). Investigation of Heat Treatment Effect on the As-Anodized TiO2 Thin Film, EURECA Conference Proceeding, 2ME07, 468-475. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2012
  • Chou, P.M., Mariatti, M., Zulkifli, A., Sreekantan, S. (2012). Evaluation of the flexural properties and bioactivity of bioresorbable PLLA/PBSL/CNT and PLLA/PBSL/TiO2 nanocomposites. Composites: Part B, 43, 1374-1381. (ISI-Indexed)
     
  • Chou, P.M., Mariatti, M., Zulkifli, A., Todo, M. (2012). Effect of secondary forces in the compatibility of two incompatible biodegradable polymers. Polymer Bulletin, 69, 455-469. (ISI-Indexed)
     
2011
  • Chou, P.M., Mariatti, M., Zulkifli, A., Todo, M. (2011). Changes in the crystallinity and mechanical properties of poly(L-lactic acid)/poly(butylene succinate-co-L-lactate) blend with annealing process. Polymer Bulletin, 67, 815-830. (ISI-Indexed)
     
2010
  • Chou, P.M., Mariatti, M. (2010). The properties of polymethyl methacrylate (PMMA) bone cement filled with titania and hydroxyapatite fillers. Polymer-Plastics Technology and Engineering, 49: 1163-1171. (ISI-Indexed)
     
Article in Proceeding
2018
  • Aaron Wong Chung Hieng , Chou Pui May (2018) Production and Characterization of Nanocellulose from Chrysanthemum Stem, Proceedings of the International Engineering Research Conference - 10th Eureca 2018, 296-306
  • Benny Foo Qing Hui , Chou Pui May (2018) Numerical Analysis on Suspended Load at Taylor’s University, Proceedings of the International Engineering Research Conference - 10th Eureca 2018, 307-322
  • Varen Lau Rui Hang , Chou Pui May, and Jonathan Lim Shiang Chin (2018) Conceptual Design of a Compact Integrated Tire Rim Storage and Retrieval System, Proceedings of the International Engineering Research Conference - 10th Eureca 2018, 395-410
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Turning agricultural waste into nanocellulose via enzymatic extraction technique, Project Leader, 2018 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
  • Variable-sized point cloud stitching, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
  • Preparation and characterisations of agricultural waste filled polylactic acid biocomposites for biodegradable disposable plastic product, Co-researcher, 2017 to 2019 (Taylor's University)
COURSE ATTENDED
(Course Title),(Course Mode),(Date/Duration),(Level)
  • OBE & CQI Training (SoE only), Research, 15/05/2017 to 15/05/2017
  • Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) Training (SoE only), Research, 06/04/2017 to 06/04/2017
  • ISO 9001:2008 Internal Audit Training, Research, 16/03/2017 to 17/03/2017
  • Understanding Taylor's University Academic Policies and Procedures, Research, 07/03/2017 to 07/03/2017
  • The Great TIMeS is Now, Research, 14/02/2017 to 14/02/2017
  • Presidential Address by President of IMeche (SoE), Research, 07/02/2017 to 07/02/2017