Designation/Title: Lecturer
Department: Pharmaceutical Chemistry / School of Pharmacy
Tel: +603 2731 7507
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Education and Training

PhD Universiti Putra Malaysia 2012
MSc Universiti Putra Malaysia 2007
BSc Universiti Putra Malaysia 2005


Research Interest

  • Drug Delivery System
  • Colloid Chemistry
  • Nanocosmeceutical
  • Natural Product


Research Projects / Grants

  • Hydrogen Chemistry: Anchoring Artificial Hydrogenase to Photosensitizer, July 2014 – June 2017, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) (Co- researcher)
  • Swietenine, a Natural Wonder Drug, Potentiates the Antidiabetic Activity of Metformin: Identification of Molecular Mechanisms Involved, July 2014 – July 2016, Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS) (Co-researcher)
  • Development of Ionic Liquid-in-Oil Nanoemulsion as a Potential Carrier in Topical Drug Delivery Systems, Jan 2014 – May 2015, IMU Staff Project (Principal Investigator)


Supervision of Postgraduates (MSc / PhD)

(Last 5 years – 2010 – 2014)

  • Siti Balkis Binti Mahamat Nor (MSc) (2014 – Present) (Co-supervisor)
  • Elham Mohammadi Nasr (MSc) (2014, Completed) (Co-supervisor)


Professional Affiliations

  • Royal Society Chemistry, Member (MRSC) (2013 - Present)


Academic Awards

  • Gold Metal, Design, Research, and Innovation Exhibition (PRPI), University Putra Malaysia (2012)


Recent Publications
(Last 5 years – 2010 – 2014)

  • Sook Han Ng*, Mahiran Basri, Zahariah Ismail (2014) Fabrication, Rheology and Antioxidant Activity of Palm Esters-based Nanoemulsions Loaded with Tocotrienol. Asean Journal on Science and Technology for Development, 31(1): 1-14
  • Ng Sook Han*, Ho Ket Li, Lee Choy Sin, Keng Pei Sin (2014) The Evaluation of Students’ Written Reflection on the Learning of General Chemistry Lab Experiment. Malaysian Online Journal of Educational Science, 2(4): 45-52
  • Sook Han Ng*, Pei Meng Woi, Mahiran Basri, Zahariah Ismail (2013) Characterization of Structural Stability of Palm Oil Esters-Based Nanocosmeceuticals Loaded with Tocotrienol. Journal of Nanobiotechnology, (11): 27
  • Ng, S. H*., Basri, M., Rahman, M. B. A., Salleh, A. B., Rahman, R. N. Z. A. and Basri, H. and Ismail, Z (2012) Preparation of Emulsions by Rotor-Stator Homogenizer and Ultrasonic Cavitation for the Cosmeceuticals Industry. Journal of Cosmetic Science, 63(5): 333–44
  • Ng, S. H*., Basri, M., Rahman, M. B. A., Salleh, A. B., Rahman, R. N. Z. A. and Basri, H. and Ismail, Z (2011) Phase Behavior and Formulation of Palm Oil Esters O/W Nanoemulsions Stabilized by Hydrocolloid Gums for Cosmeceuticals Application. Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, (32): 1428-1433

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