Profil M. Yusuf Abduh, Dr.

 

M. Yusuf Abduh, Dr.

School of Life Sciences and Technology
Institut Teknologi Bandung
E-mail : yusuf@sith.itb.ac.id

Formal Education
2011-2015 Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering, University of Groningen (RuG), The Netherlands
2008-2009 Master of Science in Chemical Engineering (cum laude), University of Groningen (RuG), The Netherlands
2007-2008 Master of Engineering (Magister Teknik) in Chemical Engineering, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia
2006-2007 Bachelor of Engineering major in Biochemical-Biotechnology Engineering, minor in Business Administration (first class),International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM), Malaysia
Teaching Position
2010-present Lecturer, School of Life Sciences and Technology, Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), Indonesia
2006-2007 Hydraulic Modeling Engineer, Dan-Water Malaysia, Malaysia
Research Topics
2015-Present Application of biorefinery concept to various feedstock in producing bioproducts
2011-2014 Valorisation of rubber seeds using biorefinery concept for production of bioproducts
2008-2009 Continuous production and refining of biodiesel in a cascade of centrifugal contactor separator devices
2005-2006 Production and purification of phytase enzyme
Awards and Training
Awards

Recipient of NWO-KNAW Scholarship Program (for PhD at RuG)
Recipient of DIKTI Overseas Scholarship Program (for MSc in RuG)
Recipient of ASEA-UNINET Scholarship Program (for MT in ITB)
Best Student in Biotechnology Engineering Design Award, IIUM (2006)
Student Academic Excellence Award, IIUM (2003 & 2006)
Dean’s List Award, IIUM (2002-2006)
Training

<Publications
Awards
M.Y.Abduh, Biobased products from rubber, jatropha and sunflower oil, Unieversity of Groningen, 2015 (ISBN: 978-90-367-7644-8).
Articles

  1. Y. Abduh, Wouter van Ulden, Teddy Buntara, H.H. van de Bovenkamp, F. Pichioni, R. Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Synthesis and refining of sunflower biodiesel in a cascade of continuous centrifugal contactor separators. Eur. J. Lipid Sci. Technol., 2015, 117, 242-254.
  2. Y. Abduh, M. Iqbal, F. Picchioni, R. Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Synthesis and properties of cross-linked polymer from epoxidized rubber oil and triethylenetetramine J. Appl. Polym, Sci. 2015, DOI: 10.1002/APP.42591
  3. Abduh, A. Fernandez, A. Kloekhorst, R. Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Experimental and modelling studies on continuous synthesis and refining of biodiesel in a dedicated bench scale unit using centrifugal contactor separator technology. Eur. J. Lipid Sci. Technol. 2015, 117.

M.Y. Abduh, Wouter van Ulden, Vijay Kalpoe, H.H. van de Bovenkamp, R. Manurung, H.J.  Heeres, Biodiesel synthesis from Jatropha curcas L. oil and ethanol in a continuous centrifugal contactor separator. Eur. J. Lipid Sci. Technol. 2013, 115, 123-131.

  1. Manurung, M. Y. Abduh, D. Ariono, Solvent assisted hydraulic pressing of Sterculia Foetida. Eur. J. Sci. Res. 2015, 134(3), 229-239.
  2. Manurung, R. Melinda, M. Y. Abduh, A. Widiana, I. Sugoro, D. Suheryadi, Potential use of lemongrass (Cymbopogon winterianus) residue as dairy cow feed (accepted by Pak. J. Nutrition)
  3. Y. Abduh, E. Subroto, R. Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Experimental and modelling evaluation of solvent assisted hydraulic pressing of dehulled rubber seeds (submitted to Ind. Crops Prod.)
  4. Y. Abduh, R. Manurung, H.J. Heeres, The influence of storage time on relevant product properties of rubber seed oil and rubber seed oil ethyl esters (submitted to Sustainable Chemical Processes)
  1. Manurung, M. Y. Abduh, H.J. Heeres, A review on small scale stationary and mobile production of biodiesel (to be submitted)

Persentations
M.Y. Abduh, M. Iqbal, F.  Picchioni, R. Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Cross-linking of epoxidized rubber seed oil with triethylenetetramine to produce novel resins  (oral presentation), 22nd Regional Symposium on Chemical Engineering, Thailand, 2015.M.Y. Abduh, R. Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Continuous biodiesel production and refining in a dedicated bench scale unit for mobile biodiesel application (oral presentation), Junior Scientist Symposium at the 7th Open Science Meeting, Indonesia, 2014.

M.Y. Abduh, R. Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Exploratory studies on biodiesel synthesis in a mobile unit (laptop poster presentation), 7th Open Science Meeting, Indonesia, 2014.

M.Y. Abduh, Albert Fernandes Martinez, Arjan Kloekhorst, Robert Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Continous biodiesel synthesis and refining for mobile applications (oral presentation), Netherlands Process Technology Sympsoium,  Netherlands, 2014.

M.Y. Abduh, Albert Fernandes Martinez, Arjan Kloekhorst, Robert Manurung, H.J. Heeres, Experimental and modelling studies on continuous biodiesel production and refining in a

dedicated bench scale unit (oral presentation), 4th International Conference on Biorefinery – towards Bioenergy, China, 2013.

M.Y. Abduh, E. Subroto, R. Manurung, H.J.  Heeres, Solvent assisted hydraulic pressing of dehulled rubber seeds (poster presentation), 6th Workshop on Oil and Fats as Renewable Feedstock for the Chemical Industry, Germany, 2013.

M.Y. Abduh, Wouter van Ulden, Vijay Kalpoe, H.H. van de Bovenkamp, R. Manurung, H.J.

Heeres, Ethanolysis of Jatropha curcas L. oil in a continuous centrifugal contactor separator (oral presentation), 5th Workshop on Oil and Fats as Renewable Feedstock for the Chemical Industry, Germany, 2012.