Center for Biocomposites & Innovative Materials


Our publications


  1. Muhammad Remanul Islam, Makson Rivai, Arun Gupta, Mohammad Dalour Hossen Beg (2015). Characterization of microwave treated oil palm empty fruit bunch /glass fiber / polypropylene composites. Journal of Thermoplastic composites.  (Published).
  1. Arun Gupta,Majid Hesami, Jaafar Bin Abdullah, Mahrokh Avazpour (2015). Effect of electron radiation on the properties of laminated particleboards. Asean Journal of Applied Sciences. (Online 04 /2015).
  1. Muhammad R.Islam, Makson Rivai , Arun Gupta and Mohammad Dalour H. Beg (2015). Characterization of ultrasound treated oil palm empty fruit bunch – glass fiber-recycled polypropylene hybrid composites. Polyeng (DOI: 10.1515/polyeng-2014-0132).


  1. Arun Gupta, Siti Nur Khairunisa binti Mohd Amira, Syed Mohd Saufi bin Tuan Chika and Kausar binti Ahmad (2014). Development of anti aging cream from chicken feathers. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences. 12/2014 5(6) 389.
  1. Anuj Kumar, Arun Gupta and K.V.Sharma (2014). Thermal and mechanical properties of Urea –formaldehyde (UF) resin combined with multi walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) as nanofillers and fiber boards prepared by  UF-MWCNT. Holzforchung. 07/2014


  1. Arun Gupta, Patrick Jordan, Shusheng Pang (2013). “Modelling the heat and mass transfer during hot pressing of medium density fiberboard”.Chemical Product and Process Modeling. Volume 8, Issue 1, Pages 1–13, ISSN (Online) 1934-2659, ISSN (Print) 2194-6159, DOI: 10.1515/cppm-2013-0004, June 2013.
  1. Arun Gupta, Nuruldiyanah Binti Kamarudin, Chua Yeo Gek Kee and Rosli Bin Mohd Yunus.(2012). “Extraction of keratin protein from chicken feather”. Journal of chemistry  and chemical engineering. David Publishing. Volume 6, Number-8 PP 732-737.
  1. Anuj Kumar, Arun Gupta, K. V. Sharma, Mohammad Nasir, Tanveer Ahmad khan (2013), Influence of activated charcoal as a filler on the properties of wood composite. International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives, (IF 2.35)
  1. Islam, M.R., Beg, M. D. H., and Gupta, Arun.  (2013). "Characterization of laccase-treated kenaf fibre reinforced recycled polypropylene composites," BioRes. 8(3), 3753-3770.
  2. Kumar, A., Gupta, Arun., Sharma, K.V. and Nasir, M. 2013. Influence of multiwalled carbon nanotubes as nanofillers on the properties of urea-formaldehyde resin and fiberboards. Submitted (Composite Part B, Engineering).

        6.   Kumar, A., Gupta, Arun., Sharma, K.V. and Nasir, M. 2013. Reinforcement effect of multiwalled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT)and alumina (Al2

        7.   Kumar, A., Gupta, Arun., Sharma, K.V., Gazali, S.B. and Nasir, M. 2013. Effects of multiwalled carbon nanotubes on the cross link density and viscoelastic properties of urea- 
              formaldehyde resin. Submitted (Materials Letters).

       8.    Kumar, A., Gupta, Arun., Sharma, K.V., Gazali, S.B. and Nasir, M. 2013. Influence of Aluminum Oxide Nanoparticles on the Physical and Mechanical Properties of Wood
Submitted (BioResources).

  1. Khan, T. A., Gupta, Arun., Jamari, S. S.,  Jose, R., Nasir, M., and Kumar, A. (2013). "Synthesis and characterization of      carbon fibers and their application in wood composites,"   BioRes. 8(3), 4171-4184.
  1. Mohammed Nasir, Arun Gupta, Mohammad Dalour Hossen Beg, Gek Kee Chua, Anuj Kumar, “Fabrication of Eco-friendly Binderless board from laccase treated rubber wood fiber. BioRes. 8(3),
  1. Ritu Gupta, Norrozila Sulaiman, and A. Gupta (2013) . “An Improved model for the prediction of the Young’s modulus of wood plastic composite.” Journal. Wulfenia.
  1. Ritu Gupta, Norrozila Sulaiman, M.D.H.Beg, A. Gupta (2013). “ A simulation software for the prediction of thermal and mechanical      properties of wood plastic composites”. Journal of Computer Technology and Application. David Publishing.
  2. Ritu Gupta , Norrozila Sulaiman, and A. Gupta (2013). “ An improved algorithm for prediction of young’s modulus of wood plastic composites”. Journal of Scientific Research and Essays. Vol-8, ISSN-1998-2248.