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Mechanical engineer

Mohamad Puad Haji Abu, Malaysian mechanical engineer. Grantee, Malaysian Government, 2002-2004; scholar, 1974-1977, 1993-1995, 1997—2000. Member Local Committee, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1990—2000.


Abu, Mohamad Puad Haji was born on July 22, 1955 in Rembau, Negri Sembilan, Malaysia. Son of Haji Abu Bin Dahan.


Diploma in mechanical engineering, University of Technology Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 1977. Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering, Oregon State University, 1981. Master in Environmental Engineering, University of Technology Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, 1995.

Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical and Material Engineering, University Kebangsaan Malaysia, Bangi, Selangor, 2000.


Research officer PUSPATI, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1981—1984. Director assessment and licensing Atomic Energy Licensing Board, 1985—1996, director enforcement, 1997—1999. Senior group manager Mirec Mint, Bangi, Malaysia, since 2000.

Consultant MIREC, Bangi, since 2000.


  • Achievements include patents pending for co-blanded refused derived fuel. Design of fluidized bed combustor laboratory scale and pre-heater with screw feeder. Design of portable laboratory scale fluidized bed combustor.

    Development of mathematical model for the evaporation of radioactive material in crude oil sludges. Development of dispersion model for the concentration of naturally occurring radioactive material, heavy metal in crude oil sludge to the atmosphere. Invention of disposal technology for solid waste and production of refuse derived fuel.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor invention. Author: (invention) Disposal Technology for Solid Waste and Production of Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF). Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member Local Committee, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 1990—2000.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel.


Married Fatmawati Binti Awaldeen, August 19, 1981. Children: Noor Illi, Noor Aimi, Mohamad Fikri, Noor Hazwani.

Haji Abu Bin Dahan Abu

Fatmawati Binti Awaldeen

Noor Illi Abu

Noor Aimi Abu

Mohamad Fikri Abu

Noor Hazwani Abu