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ESTEEM  Academic Journal is an official academic publication of UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MARA (UiTM) Pulau Pinang.

ESTEEM provides an avenue for academicians and researchers to contribute and share their vast knowledge, ideas and opinions. This journal, which publishes original articles based on a broad general area, serves as a platform for scholars to disseminate information and latest findings on innovation in science and technology. Thus, ESTEEM welcomes unpublished academic manuscripts that contribute to the advancement of knowledge in engineering, science & technology. In order to maintain the quality of this journal, its editorial board has adopted an established policy of blind review process consisting of at least two peer reviewers per manuscript.

ESTEEM started its first print in year 2003 and has been published semi-annually since 2008. Previously, the first issue is focused on the field of engineering, science and technology, which make it appearance in June. The second issue, which is published around December, consists of collection of manuscripts related to the field of social sciences. In certain occasions, special issues are published around the month of March and September. Starting for the year 2017, ESTEEM will be split into; ESTEEM Academic Journal will focus on Science and Technology  with the theme is Innovation in Science and Technology ;and ESTEEM Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (EJSSH) will focus on social sciences issues.


SCOPE of publication

ESTEEM Academic Journal is a peer-reviewed open access journal that focuses on innovation in Science and Technology that covers areas and disciplines as follows:

  • Engineering
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Health and Medical Sciences
  • Applied Sciences
  • Application in Mathematics and Statistics.

The journal is published TWICE a year and manuscripts may be submitted once the call-for-paper is announced.


Dear Authors,


We would like to invite you to submit your manuscripts for publication in the ESTEEM Academic Journal , UiTM Pulau Pinang, Volume 16, December 2020. ESTEEM Academic Journal is a peer-reviewed open access journal that focuses on INNOVATION in science and technology.

It is our pleasure to announce that ESTEEM is indexed in MyCite, Malaysian Citation Centre (MCC)ESTEEM Academic Journal has been nominated as one of the 3 best journals in science and technology in UiTM.

Thus, we would like to invite you to submit your quality manuscript for our next publication.  


VOLUME 16, JUNE 2020


Editorial Board, Foreword and Content

Wireless Heart-Beat Monitoring System with Supervised Learning

Lye Wei Liang, Solahuddin Yusuf Fadhlullah, Samihah Abdullah and Shabinar Abdul Hamid

The Development of Nutrition Pictograph Design on Food Labeling using Delphi Technique

Aida Md Saad and Siti Zuraida Maaruf

Utilization of 2D Photography for Acquisition of Facial Anthropometry

Sayfaldeen Kashmoola, Tengku Fazrina Tengku Mohd Ariff, and Hazmyr Abdul Wahab

Enhancing Attendance and Student Exam Score Based on Mobile Attendance Application

Nurhafizah Ahmad, Siti Asmah Mohamed, Ahmad Zia Ul-Saufie, Hasfazilah Ahmat and Fadzilawani Astifar Alias

Sustainable Management using Recycle and Reuse of Construction Waste Materials in Malaysia

Shaharin Hamid, Che Maznah Mat Isa, Shamer N. Felix and Nur Kamaliah Mustaffa

IoT-Based Smart Wheelchair System for Physically Impaired Person

Muhammad Afiq Mohd Aizam, Nor Shahanim Mohamad Hadis and Samihah Abdullah

Pre-Processing Methods for Vehicle Lane Detection

Muhammad Naim Mazani, Shuzlina Abdul-Rahman2 and Sofianita Mutalib



Abstracting and Indexing

It is our pleasure to announce that ESTEEM is now indexed in MyCite, Malaysian Citation Centre (MCC). For more information, please access the following links:


"UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MARA Pulau Pinang has entered into an electronic licensing relationship with EBSCO, the world's most prolific aggregator of full text journals, magazines and other sources."

1 Development of a New Toplogy of a Single Phase 21-level Cascaded H-Bridge Multilevel Inverter for a Dual-Power PV-grid System Intan Rahayu Ibrahim, Mohd Najib Mohd Hussain, Zainal Hisham Che Soh, Mohd Affendi Shafie, Ahmad Maliki Omar

2 Breakdown Voltage for Amorphous Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) Thin Film Prepared by Sol-Gel Dip Coating Technique

Puteri Sarah Mohamad Saad, Nurudin Nazri Zulkefli, Shafinaz Sobihana Shariffudin and Hashimah Hashim

3 Micro-computerized Tomography (micro-CT) analysis of the foramen-to-apex distance in relation to the radiographic status

Marlena Kamaruzaman*, Nor Faharina Abdul Hamid

4 Reflux Extraction and Identification of Active Components from Tridax Procumbens

Nor Afiqah Latip, Noorzalila Muhammad Niza

5 Neurotoxicity, Antioxidant and Antibacterial Activities of Diptoindonesin E, Tetramer Resveratrol from Dipterocarpus Verrocosus

Wan Zuraida Wan Mohd Zain, Norizan Ahmat, Che Puteh Osman

6 Development of Cleanliness Framework for Malaysian Construction Industry

Siti Hafizan Hassan, Nurhidayati Mat Daud , Mohd Azrizal Fauzi, Mohd Zamir Bin Abd Halim

7 Developmental Cycle and Growth of Lucilia Cuprina (Diptera: Calliphoridae) Fed on Heroin: Implications for Post-Mortem Interval (PMI) Estimation in Forensic Investigations

Nooratiny Ishak, Abu Hassan Ahmad, Siti Azizah Mohd Nor and Azwandi Ahmad

8 The Electrical, Optical and Physical Characterizations of Vanadium Dioxide Thin Films by Sol-Gel Spin Coating Method

Ibrahim Mohd Yazid, Illya, Shafinaz Sobihana Shariffudin, Puteri Sarah Mohamad Saad, Sukreen Hana Herman and Hashimah Hashim

9 Improving Layout and Workload of Manufacturing System in Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) using Delmia Quest

Dzullijah Ibrahim, Alifah Alyana, Hasrul Hafizuddin Hassim, Yusli Yaakob, Hamid Yusuf

10 The Effects of Dispersants on Electrochemical Supercapacitor Properties of MWCNTs Film Prepared by AC-EPD Technique

Raja Hasnida Raja Hashim, Abd Hakim Hashim, Azmi Mohamed Yusof and Intan Syaffinazzilla Zaine