Dr. Fairuzeta binti Hj Md Ja'afar



Educational Qualifications: BSc, MRes, PhD (Imperial College London, UK)

Research Interests

Utilising waste materials for environmental remediation.
Chemical analyses of food products from selected local plants (natural products).
Raman and fluorescence microspectrometry and imaging for characterisation of fabricated nano and micro materials.
Particle characterization techniques and instrumentation.
Combining ultrasound and microbubbles for medical imaging and targeted drug delivery.
Microbubble/Nanoparticle cellular interaction: imaging by optical microscopy.


  • SC-1241 Fundamentals of Physical Chemistry
  • SC-1381 Computer Skills in Chemistry
  • SC-2242 Chemical Thermodynamics and Applications
  • SC-4328 Selected Topics in Advanced Spectroscopy
  • SC-4346 Quantum Chemistry and Molecular Spectroscopy Techniques
  • SC-4347 Surface Chemical Phenomena
  • SR-5101 Advanced Research Skills 1 (Mendeley)

Research Publications

  • Ghani, N.A.A., Channip, A., Ja'afar, F., Yasin, H.M. and Usman, A, “Physicochemical properties, antioxidant capacities, and metal contents of virgin coconut oil produced by wet and dry processes,” Food Sci. Nutr., 1-9 (2018) https://doi.org/10.1002/fsn3.671
  • Ja’afar, F. et al. Surface Charge Measurement of SonoVue, Definity and Optison: A Comparison of Laser Doppler Electrophoresis and Micro-Electrophoresis. Ultrasound in Med. Biol. 41, 2990-3000 (2015).