Farah Mhd Idris

University Putra Malaysia

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Contact Details

University Putra Malaysia
No 6, Lorong Wakaf, Batu 4 1/2,
Jalan Kapar


I am a researcher with a background in materials sciences. Currently working on projects related to the research and development of biomaterials from biomass. I have a range of knowledge in biopolymer processing, technical writing, and data analyses. I'm experienced in working in interdisciplinary teams and have had the opportunity to collaborate with some of the experts in the field. My goal is to use my expertise to create innovative solutions that are beneficial to the environment and society, and I am open to new opportunities that will help me grow professionally.


Universiti Putra Malaysia
Master of Science
Biopolymer, Pulp and Paper Technology
2019 To 2023
Dissertation: Utilization of various lignin-containing cellulose nanofibrils as reinforcement material in improving the papermaking process and characteristics of non-wood paper

Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Bachelor of Chemical Engineering Technology (Hons.)
2014 To 2018
Dissertation: Antimicrobial bacterial cellulose film with Parkia Speciosa peels extract

Selangor Matriculation College
Foundation in Science
2013 To 2014

Job History

Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia
Teaching Assistant
January 2019 - present

Biorefinery Complex, Universiti Putra Malaysia
Research Assistant
January 2023 - March 2024