Technical Programme & Tour

Day 0 • Monday, 3 February 2020
Time Agenda
10:00 – 18:00 Registration
12:00 – 18:00 Exhibit Setup
Day 1 • Tuesday, 4 February 2020
Time Agenda
  Opening Ceremony
09:00 – 09:10 Welcoming Remarks by
Dato’ Dr. Zulkifli Mohamed Hashim
Malaysian Radiation Protection Association (MARPA)
09:10 – 09:30 Opening Speech by Minister of Health (MOH)
09:30 – 10:00 Refreshment break & Press Conference
10:00 – 10:45 Theme Speech by
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
10:45 – 13:00 Plenary Session 1
10:45 – 11:30 Plenary 1-1:
NASA’s Research in Radioisotopes Power Systems

Dr. Jean-Pierre Fleurial
NASA RPS
11:30 – 12:15 Plenary 1-2:
Applications Of Isotope Techniques In Collaborative Environmental Science

Adjunct Prof. Dr. Tim Payne
World Council on Isotopes (WCI)
12:15 – 13:00 Plenary 1-3:
Self-Reliance and Sustainability of Radiation Applications in Malaysia

Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment & Climate Change (MESTECC)
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 17:00 Parallel Session 1
Session A1:
Medicine
Chair:

1. Mr. Ira Goldman, World Council on Isotopes (WCI)

2. Ts. Dr. Mohd Rodzi Ali (NM)

Session B1:
Industry
Chairs:

1. Dr. Abd Nassir Ibrahim, Malaysia Society for Non-destructive Testing (MSNT)

2. Mr. Joao Alberto OSSO JUNIOR, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)

Session C1:
Environment & Agriculture
Chairs:

1. Adjunct Prof. Dr. Tim Payne, World Council on Isotopes (WCI)

2. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Faizal Mohamed, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)

Session D1:
Manufacturing
Chair:

Dr. Chantara Thevy A/P Ratnam, Malaysian Nuclear Agency(NM)

14:00 – 14:25 A1-1 B1-1 C1-1 D1-1
14:25 – 14:50 A1-2 B1-2 C1-2 D1-2
14:50 – 15:15 A1-3 B1-3 C1-3 D1-3
15:15 – 15:40 A1-4 B1-4 C1-4 D1-4
15:40 – 16:05 A1-5 B1-5 C1-5 D1-5
16:05 – 16:30 A1-6 B1-6 C1-6 D1-6
16:30 – 16:55 A1-7 B1-7 C1-7 D1-7
16:55 – 17:30 Refreshment break
Day 2 • Wednesday, 5 February 2020
Time Agenda
Session Chair  
08:30 – 10:00 Plenary Session 2
08:30 – 09:15 PLN 2-1:
Production and Applications of Radioisotopes at RIKEN RI Beam Factory – Search for New Elements through Diagnosis and Therapy of Cancer

Prof. Hiromitsu Haba
RIKEN, Japan
09:15 – 10:00 PLN 2-2:
Cyclotron and Radioisotopes

Prof. Jong-Seo Chai
Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
10:00 – 10:45 PLN 2-3:
Quality Assurance in Radioanalytical and Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry

Mr. Ahmad Farish Ahmad Nazeri
Astaka Engineering Sdn Bhd
10:45 – 11:15 Refreshment Break
11:00 – 13:00 Poster Presentation Session
13:00 – 14: 00 Lunch Break and Poster Viewing
14:00 – 17:00 Parallel Session 2
Session A2:
Medicine
Chair:

Prof. Dato’ Dr. Shaharudin Mohd, Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences

Session B2:
Industry
Chairs:

1. Dr. Nigel R. Stevenson, World Council on Isotopes (WCI)

2. Dr. Ismail Bahari (Lynas)

Session C2:
Environment & Agriculture
Chair:

Dr. Khairuddin Abdul Rahim, Technical Advisor in Soil and Environmental Microbiology

Session D2:
Marie Curie Session
Chairs:

1. Dr. Siti A’iasah Hashim, Women in Nuclear (WiN)

2. Dr. Meera Ventakesh, World Council on Isotopes (WCI)

14:00 – 14:25 A2-1 B2-1 C2-1 D2-1
Dr. Caroline Nesaraja (ORNL)
Decay Data of Medical Radionuclides
14:25 – 14:50 A2-2 B2-2 C2-2 D2-2
14:50 – 15:15 A2-3 B2-3 C2-3 D2-3
15:15 – 15:40 A2-4 B2-4 C2-4 D2-4
15:40 – 16:05 A2-5 B2-5 C2-5 D2-5
16:05 – 16:30 A2-6 B2-6 C2-6 D2-6
16:30 – 16:55 A2-7 B2-7 C2-7 D2-7
16:55 – 17:30 Refreshment break
Day 3 • Thursday, 6 February 2020
Time Agenda
Session Chair  
08:30 – 10:45 Plenary Session 3
08:30 – 09:15 PLN 3-1:
Theranostic Approach In Nuclear Medicine: Development Of Relevant Radionuclides

Prof. Dr. Syed M. Qaim
Forschungszentrum Juelich Gmbh
09:15 – 10:00 PLN 3-2:
Applications of Nuclear Science and Technology

Datuk Dr. Daud Mohamad
King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia
10:00 – 10:45 PLN 3-3:
Radiation Technology in Tracer Industry

Prof. Dr. Nahrul Khair Alang Md Rashid
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia(UTM)
10:45 – 11:15 Refreshment Break
11:00 – 13:00 WCI President’s Forum

Chairman: Dr. Nigel Stevenson, President of World Council on Isotopes (WCI)
Panel 1: Mr. Joao Alberto OSSO JUNIOR, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Panel 2: Dr. Van Zyl de Villiers, Immediate Past President of World Council on Isotopes (WCI)
Panel 3: Prof. Jong Kyung Kim, President-Elect of World Council on Isotopes (WCI)
Panel 4: Dr. Yoshihiro HASE (QST)
13:00 – 14: 00 Lunch Break and Poster Viewing
14:00 – 17:00 Parallel Session 3
Session A3:
Medicine
Chair:

Dr. Nor Salita Ali, National Cancer Institute

Session B3:
Industry
Chair:

Prof. Dr. Nahrul Khair Alang Md Rashid, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia(UTM)

Session C3:
Environment & Agriculture
Chair:

Mr. Paul Dickman World Council on Isotopes (WCI)

Session D3:
Super Heavy Elements
Chairs:

1. Dr. Yuichi Nagame, Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA)

2. Prof. Dr. Christoph Düllmann , Mainz University, Germany

14:00 – 14:25 A3-1 B3-1 C3-1 D3-1
14:25 – 14:50 A3-2 B3-2 C3-2 D3-2
Dr. Yuichi Nagame
14:50 – 15:15 A3-3 B3-3 C3-3 D3-3
15:15 – 15:40 A3-4 B3-4 C3-4 D3-4
15:40 – 16:05 A3-5 B3-5 C3-5 D3-5
16:05 – 16:30 A3-6 B3-6 C3-6 D3-6
16:30 – 16:55 A3-7 B3-7 C3-7 D3-7
16:55 – 17:30 Refreshment break
19:30 – 22:00 Gala Dinner
Day 4 • Friday, 7 February 2020
Time Agenda
Session Chair Chairman: Professor Emeritus Tan Sri Dato’ Dzulkifli Abdul Razak, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
08:30 – 10:00 Forum on “Harnessing Isotopes for Improved Quality of Life”

Panel 1: Prof. Sandip Basu, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
Panel 2: Prof. Jong Kyung Kim, World Council on Isotopes (WCI)
Panel 3: Dato’ Dr. Mohamed Ali Abdul Kader, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital
Panel 4: Dr. Nigel Stevenson, World Council on Isotopes (WCI)

10:00 – 10:30 Refreshment Break
10:30 – 11:30 Closing Planetary: Isotopes for Sustainable Future

1. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Faizal Mohamed, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)
2. Mr. Paul Dickman World Council on Isotopes (WCI)

11:30 – 12:00 Closing Speech: Representative of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB)
11:30 – 12: 00 Lunch Break and Friday Prayer
14:30 – 17:30 Technical Visit
Option 1: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Option 2: Beacon Hospital
Option 3: Malaysian Nuclear Agency
17:30 End of Conference
Day 0 • Monday, 3 February 2020
Time Agenda
14:00 – 17:00 Registration
12:00 – 18:00 Exhibit Setup

Day 1 • Tuesday, 4 February 2020
Time Agenda
  Opening Ceremony
09:00 – 09:05 Welcoming Remarks by
Dato’ Dr. Zulkifli Mohamed Hashim
Malaysian Radiation Protection Association (MARPA), Malaysia
  Congratulate Speech by
Dr. Nigel R. Stevenson
World Council on Isotopes (WCI) / Exubrion Therapeutics, Inc., United States
09:10 – 09:30 Opening Speech by Guest-of-Honor
09:30 – 10:00 Refreshment Break
Session Chairs Mr. Paul Dickman, Argonne National Laboratory, United States & Prof. Dr. Meera Venkatesh, Elsevier Journals, Netherlands
10:00 – 10:45 Theme Speech by
Ms. Najat Mokhtar
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Austria
10:45 – 13:00 Plenary Session 1
Session Chairs Dr. Henry Royal, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, United States & Prof. Dr. Meera Venkatesh, Elsevier Journals, Netherlands
10:45 – 11:30 Plenary 1-1:
NASA’s Research in Radioisotopes Power Systems

Dr. Jean-Pierre Fleurial
Jet Propulsion Laboratory / California Institute of Technology, United States
11:30 – 12:15 Plenary 1-2:
Applications Of Isotope Techniques In Collaborative Environmental Science

Adjunct Prof. Dr. Timothy Payne
Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), Australia
12:15 – 13:00 Plenary 1-3:
A Review of Radioisotopes Used in Medicine
Prof. Dr. Kwan Hoong Ng
Univesity of Malaya, Malaysia
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break and Poster Viewing
14:00 – 17:00 Parallel Session 1
Session A1:
Medicine

Chair:

Mr. Ira N. Goldman, Lantheus Medical Imaging, United States

Session B1:
Industry

Chair:

Mr. Joao Alberto Osso Junior, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Austria

Session C1:
Environment & Agriculture

Chairs:

1. Adjunct Prof. Dr. Timothy Payne, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO), Australia

2. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Faizal Mohamed, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM), Malaysia

Session D1:
Manufacturing

Chair:

Dr. Nigel R. Stevenson, World Council on Isotopes (WCI) / Exubrion Therapeutics, Inc., United States

14:00 – 14:25 A1-1
“The Laramed project at LNL: Cu-67 and Sc-47 production for theranostic applications”
Gaia Pupillo, Italy
B1-1
“Research on Scatter Impact between Two Cobalt-60 Radiation Sources in a Dual-Projection Radiography System”
Xiaojing Guo, China
C1-1
“Cs biosorption study by using Cs-137 tracer for radiocesium decontamination”
Triyono Basuki, Japan
D1-1
“Production of SN-117M in the BR2 High Flux Reactor”
Bernard Ponsard, Belgium
14:25 – 14:50 A1-2
“Impact of 177Lu-DOTATATE PRRT in The Management of Neuroendocrine Tumors”
Sandip Basu, India
B1-2
“Production of novel radiotracers to characterise technetium-99 in spent nuclear fuel”
Ross Allen, United Kingdom
C1-2
“Assessment of Natural Radioactivity in the Unsaturated Soil Profile of Malwa Region, South-West Punjab, India”
Ritu Bala, India
D1-2
“Research on Radioisotopic Impurities and DGA Extraction Methods for Reactor Produced Sc-47”
Renata Mikolajczak, Poland
14:50 – 15:15 A1-3
“Ensuring a Robust Supply of Mo-99 for the Global Nuclear Medicine Market”
Roy Brown, United States
B1-3
“Measurement of Excitation Functions for the natW(d,x) Reactions based on New Half-Lives of Rhenium Isotopes”
Yukiko Komori, Japan
C1-3
“Analysis of Stable Isotopes in Thai Polished Rice by Elemental Analyzer Isotope Ratio Mass Spectrometer”
Supalak Kongsri, Thailand
D1-3
“Clean Production of 67Cu using the 70Zn(d,x)67Cu Reaction Routes”
Arnaud Guertin, France
15:15 – 15:40 A1-4
“Cascade Gamma Correlations in Beta Minus Decays for a Novel Modality of Medical Imaging – Simulations”
C Rangacharyulu, Canada
B1-4
“SIC/NI-63 Beta-Voltaic Battery for Nuclear Facility Safety System”
Byoung Gun Choi, South Korea
C1-4
“Study on Reproductive Performance of Indigenous Cows by using Isotopes”
MAS Khan, Bangladesh
D1-4
“Radiation Safety Management of Cyclotron for research”
Hyunjin Lee, South Korea
15:40 – 16:05 A1-5
“Localizing Apoptosis-Inducing SN-117M to Brain Neuroinflammatory Cells”
Nigel Stevenson, United States
B1-5
“Experimental Investigation of Bed Size Effects on the Hydrodynamics of gas-solid Fluidized bed Reactor via Advance Non-Invasive Measurement Techniques (CT and RPT)”
Abdelsalam Efhaima, United Arab Emirates
C1-5
“Application of the phoswich radiation sensor to measure radioactivity from the contaminated soil”
Jaewook Kim, South Korea
D1-5
“Rapid and Semiautomated Production of 18F(TFB) using Sodium Fluoride, on a Fluidic Labelling Module”
Juan C Manrique, Mexico
16:05 – 16:30 A1-6
“Excitation Function Measurements for Mn-52 Production by Deuteron Beams Irradiation for Theranostic Applications”
Flavia Groppi, Italy
B1-6
“High Rate True Random Number Generator using Beta Radiation”
Kyung H. Park, South Korea
C1-6
“Food Irradiation Scenario in India”
Anil Kumar Kohli, India
D1-6
“Production of Radiometal Zr-89 with RFT-30 Cyclotron”
Jeong-Hoon Park, South Korea
16:30 – 16:55 A1-7
“Radioisotopes production in Jordan”
Ala’ Khwaj, Jordan
B1-7
“In-house Re-Calibration Method of Plutonium-236 by Radiochemical Analysis and Alpha Spectrometry”
Aishah Alboloushi, Kuwait
C1-7
“Elemental Comparison for PM 10 and PM 2.5 by Neutron Activation Analysis”
Jiseok Kim, South Korea
D1-7
“ESCORT: Energy Sweep Compact Rapid Cycling Hadron Therapy”
Kwee Wah Leo, Malaysia
16:55 – 17:30 Refreshment break

Day 2 • Wednesday, 5 February 2020
Time Agenda
Session Chair Mr. Ira N. Goldman, Lantheus Medical Imaging, United States
08:30 – 10:00 Plenary Session 2
08:30 – 09:15 PLN 2-1:
Production and Applications of Radioisotopes at RIKEN RI Beam Factory – Search for New Elements through Diagnosis and Therapy of Cancer

Prof. Hiromitsu Haba
RIKEN, Japan
09:15 – 10:00 PLN 2-2:
Strategy of Cyclotron and Radioistope R&D for Developing Countries

Prof Jong-Seo Chai
Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea
10:00 – 10:45 PLN 2-3:
Quality Assurance in Radioanalytical and Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry

Mr. Ahmad Farish Ahmad Nazeri
Astaka Engineering Sdn Bhd, Malaysia
10:45 – 11:15 Refreshment Break
11:15 – 13:00 Poster Viewing
13:00 – 14: 00 Lunch Break
14:00 – 17:00 Parallel Session 2
Session A2:
Medicine

Chair:

Dr. Anuar Jonet, Malaysian Radiation Protection Association (MARPA) / Malaysia Genome Institute (MGI), Malaysia

Session B2:
Industry

Chairs:

Mr. Bernard Ponsard, Belgian Nuclear Research Centre, Belgium

Session C2:
Environment & Agriculture

Chair:

Dr. Khairuddin Abdul Rahim, Technical Advisor in Soil and Environmental Microbiology, Malaysia

Session D2:
Marie Curie Session

Chairs:

1. Dr. Siti A’iasah Hashim, Malaysian Nuclear Agency, Malaysia

2. Prof Dr. Meera Venkatesh, Elsevier Journals, Netherlands

14:00 – 14:25 A2-1
“Coordinated International Industry Efforts for a Reliable Supply of Medical Radioisotopes”
Ira N. Goldman, United States
B2-1
“Continuous Radioactive Iodine Monitor Development for Radioactive Iodine Isotopes Application”
Fu Shen, China
C2-1
“Environmental Fate of Radionuclides following Disposal in Trenches at the Little Forest Legacy Site, Australia”
Timothy Payne, Australia
D2-1
“Nuclear Decay Data for Isotopes in Applications and Basic Research”
Caroline Nesaraja, United States
14:25 – 14:50 A2-2
“A New Radioisotope-based Treatment for Veterinary and Human Arthritis”
Nigel Stevenson, United States
B2-2
“Cross Sections obtained by Analytical Separation Method for Two Isotopes 67CU AND 67GA”
Jun Kue Park, Souh Korea
C2-2
“Current situation and prospect of radioisotope preparation technology in China”
Sun Xi, China
D2-2
“Accelerator Production of Radionuclides”
Cathy Cutler, United States
14:50 – 15:15 A2-3
“The accuracy of positron radiopharmaceutical delivery automatic injector systems in clinical practice”
Hanan Aldousari, Kuwait
B2-3
“Molybdenum-99 for Medical Imaging”
Henry Royal, United States
C2-3
“Study on Advection-Dispersion Behavior for Simulation of Important Radionuclide Transport in Porous Geological Materials”
Chuan-Pin Lee, China
D2-3
“Approach to reverse generator system using novel extraction chromatographic resins selective for technetium-99m”
Izabela Cieszykowska, Poland
15:15 – 15:40 A2-4
“89Zr Incorporated Nano-tracer with Natural protein-membrane for overcoming immune-barrier and tumor targeting”
Jun Young Lee, South Korea
B2-4
“Investigation of Novel Routes for Production of Non-standard Positron Emitters 61Cu and 64Cu”
Md Shuza Uddin, Bangladesh
C2-4
“BE-7 as Tracer for Size Distribution of Particulate at Different Locations and under Different Meterological Conditions”
Flavia Groppi, Italy
D2-4
“Public Acceptance of Radiation Technology & Nuclear Power: A historical Perspective”
Swapnesh Kumar Malhotra, India
15:40 – 16:05 A2-5
“HER2 Immuno-PET Imaging of Zr89-Pertuzumab in Breast Cancer Model”
Jong II Shin, South Korea
B2-5
“212Pb Production And Investigation Of Dotatate-based Radiopharmaceutical For Therapy Of Neuroendocrine Tumors”
Konstantin Kokov, Russian Federation
C2-5
“Quality Control on Sodium Iodine I-131 Capsule produced by Agensi Nuklear Malaysia”
Abdul Rahim Rahimah, Malaysia
D2-5
“Reactor Produced Radioisotopes for Non-Power Applications – Status and Outlook”
Meera Venkatesh, India
16:05 – 16:30 A2-6
“Molecular imaging of chronic pain”
Wan Hamirul Bahrin Wan Kamal, Malaysia
B2-6
“Advanced Radioimmunoassay based on Microfluidic Platform”
Jin-Hee Kim, South Korea
C2-6
“Geographical Origin of Thai Rice using Stable Isotopes”
Chunyapuk Kukusamude, Thailand
D2-6
“Chemical experimental program of study of superheavy elements at the new accelerator complex at FLNR”
Nikolay Aksenov, Russia Federation
16:30 – 16:55 A2-7
“Cost Benefit Analysis and Prescribing Patterns of 177Lu-n.c.a-PSMA at Selected Tertiary Hospitals in South Africa”
Nomaswazi Gabela, South Africa
B2-7
“Current Status and Future Plan on Radioisotope Production in Bangladesh”
Abdus Sattar Mollah, Bangladesh
C2-7
“The Distribution of Heavy Metals and Natural Radionuclides within the Surface Sediments of the Juru River, Penang”
Mei-Wo Yii, Malaysia
D2-7
“RTD modelling using radiotracer technique in porous media for reservoir characterization”
Noraishah Othman, Malaysia
16:55 – 17:30 Refreshment break

Day 3 • Thursday, 6 February 2020
Time Agenda
Session Chair Prof. Dr. Kwan Hoong Ng, University of Malaya, Malaysia
08:30 – 10:45 Plenary Session 3
08:30 – 09:15 PLN 3-1:
Theranostic Approach In Nuclear Medicine: Development Of Relevant Radionuclides

Prof. Dr. Syed M. Qaim
Forschungszentrum Juelich, Germany
09:15 – 10:00 PLN 3-2:

Nuclear Science and Technology for Socio-economic Development
Datuk Dr. Daud Mohamad
King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia

10:00 – 10:45 PLN 3-3:
Radiation Technology in Tracer Industry

Prof. Dr. Nahrul Khair Alang Md Rashid
RashidUniversiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia
10:45 – 11:15 Refreshment Break
11:00 – 13:00 WCI President’s Forum: Recent Advances in Isotopes Production and Utilisation

Chairman: Dr. Nigel Stevenson, World Council on Isotopes (WCI) / Exubrion Therapeutics, Inc., United States
Co-Chairman: Prof. Jong Kyung Kim, World Council on Isotopes (WCI) / Hanyang University, South Korea

Panel 1: Dr Jin Du, China Isotope & Radiation Corporation, China
Panel 2: Dr. Boris Zhuikov, Institute for Nuclear Research of Russian Academy of Science, Moscow
Panel 3: Dr Cathy Cutler, Brookhaven National Laboratory, United States
Panel 4: Dr Caterina Ramogida, TRIUMF, Canada

13:00 – 14: 00 Lunch Break and Poster Viewing
14:00 – 17:00 Parallel Session 3
Session A3:
Medicine

Chair:

Dr. Nor Salita Ali, National Cancer Institute, Malaysia

Session B3:
Medicine / Environment

Chair:

Prof. Dr. Nahrul Khair Alang Md Rashid, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia

Session C3:
Environment & Agriculture

Chair:

Mr. Paul Dickman, Argonne National Laboratory, United States

Session D3:
Super Heavy Elements

Chairs:

1. Dr. Yuichiro Nagame, Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA), Japan

2. Prof. Dr. Christoph Emanuel Düllmann , Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany

14:00 – 14:25 A3-1
“46Sc Labelled Hydroxyapatite Composite and its In-Vitro Stability as a Candidate for In-Vivo Evaluation of Bone Graft Material”
Muhamad Basit Febrian, Indonesia
B3-1
“The Production And Supply Of Cobalt 60 Radioactive Sources In China”
Yin Yuji, China
C3-1
“Fukushima Reconstruction and Decommissioning of Fukushima”
Tatsuya Shinkawa, Japan
D3-1
“The Heavy Actinides and Transactinides – The Radioelements at The End of The Periodic Table”
Christoph Emanuel Düllmann, Germany
14:25 – 14:50 A3-2
“Labeling of Phenolic Compounds with Technetium 99-m: Towards Development of New Natural-based Radiopharmaceutical Agents”
Zainah Adam, Malaysia
B3-2
“Application of Environmental Isotopes in Water Resources Manaagement”
Kamarudin Samuding, Malaysia
C3-2
“Fukushima Daiichi Decontamination and Decommissioning Current Status and Challenges”
Shiro Takahira, Japan
D3-2
“First Ionization Potentials of Heavy Actinides”
Yuichi Nagame, Japan
14:50 – 15:15 A3-3
“The Nuclear Forensics International Technical Working Group: 25 Years of Research, Development and Application of Isotope Science to Nuclear Security”
Vitaly Fedchenkol, Sweden
B3-3
“Determination of the Geographical Origin of Malaysian Edible Bird’s Nest by Carbon, Nitrogen and Sulphur (CNS) Stable Isotopes Analysis”
Mohd Noor Hidayat Adenan, Malaysia
C3-3
“Monitoring Radioactive Materials in Fish From The Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant Accident”
Shizuho Miki, Japan
D3-3
“Present status and perspectives of superheavy element chemistry at RIKEN”
Hiromitsu Haba, Japan
15:15 – 15:40 A3-4
“The Application Of 13/14C-urea Breath Test On The Diagnosis Of Helicobacter Pylori Infection”
Guifu Shen, China
B3-4
“Competititve Adsorption Performance for Boron Selective Removal from Inudstial Wastewater using Fibrous Adsorbent bearing Glucamine Ligand in Fixed Bed Column”
Teo Ming Ting, Malaysia
C3-4
“Groundwater Quality Patterns and Spatiotemporal Change
in Depletion in the Regions of the Arabian Shield and Arabian Shelf”
Othman Fallatah, Saudi Arabia
D3-4
“Laser Spectroscopy Studies of the Heaviest Actinides”
Michael Block, Germany
15:40 – 16:05 A3-5
“I-125 Medical Isotope within Criminal Investigation”
Andrei Apostol, Sweden
B3-5
“Sediment Distribution of Ra-226 and Ra-228 In the East Coast of Peninsular Malaysia”
Nooradilah Abdullah, Malaysia
C3-5
“Gamma Radiation Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Stabilized in Chitosan for Agricultural Application”
Salmah Moosa, Malaysia
D3-5
“Chemistry Beyond Plutonium: How Relativity Alters Electronic Structure in Heavy Elements”
Thomas Albrecht-Schmitt, United States
16:05 – 16:30 A3-6
“Co-60 Induced Graft Copolymerisation of Acrylic Acid-co-2-Hydroxyethyl Methacrylate onto ePTFE for Medical Application”
Nur Ain Mohd Radzali, Malaysia
B3-6
“The Need for Individual Monitoring of Internal Exposure for Nuclear Medicine Workers in Malaysia: A Proposal”
Suzilawati Muhd Sarowi, Malaysia
C3-6
“Gamma-Ray Computed Tomography For Scanning Of Agarwood Tree: Data Analysis And Comparison”

Mohd Fitri Abdul Rahman, Malaysia
D3-6
“Towards the Bohrium Carbonyl Complexes”
Zhi Qin, China
16:30 – 17:30 Refreshment break

Day 4 • Friday, 7 February 2020
Time Agenda
Session Chair Datuk Dr. Daud Mohamad, King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia
08:30 – 10:00 Forum on “Harnessing Isotopes for Improved Quality of Life”

Panel 1: Adjunct Prof. Dr. Timothy Payne, Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation (ANSTO)
Panel 2: Prof. Jong Kyung Kim, WCI/Hanyang University
Panel 3: Dr. Nigel Stevenson, World Council on Isotopes (WCI) / Exubrion Therapeutics, Inc., United States

10:00 – 10:30 Refreshment Break
10:30 – 11:30 Closing Plenary: U.S. Department of Energy Nuclear Science and Technology Applications – Current and Future Status
Dr. Rita Baranwal
U.S. Department of Energy, United States
11:30 – 12:00 Closing Speech:

1. Prof Jong Kyung Kim, World Council on Isotopes (WCI) / Hanyang University, South Korea
2. Representative of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB)
12:00 – 14:30 Lunch Break and Friday Prayer
14:30 – 17:00 Technical Visit
Option 1: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Option 2: Beacon Hospital
Option 3: Malaysian Nuclear Agency
17:00 End of Conference

Day 2 • Wednesday, 5 February 2020
Time Agenda  
08:30 – 10:00 Student Mini Conference
09:00 – 09:15 Opening Ceremony
Director General of Malaysian Nuclear Agency
 
09:15 – 10:00 Keynote Speaker
Nurturing STEM awareness in Nuclear Isotopes: CYG Perspective
Datuk Dr. Daud Mohamad
King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia
10:00 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 10:50 OP-01
“Baicalein-rich Fraction as a Potential Radiosensitizer or Radioprotective for HDR
Brachytherapy: A Preliminary Study”
Noor Nabilah Talik Sisin, Malaysia
Poster / Student Creativity, Invention and Innovation Competition(Judging session: 10.00am – 1.00pm)
10:50 – 11:10 OP-02
“The Effects of External Beam Radiotherapy (EBRT) in Combination with High Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy to The Cancer Cell”
Emirah Zain, Malaysia
11:10 – 11:30 OP-03
“Potential Combination Of Aunps With Kilovoltage Synchrotron Beam: Radiobiological Evaluation”
Raizulnasuha Ab Rashid, Malaysia
11:30 – 11:50 OP-04
“Breeding New Rice Variety With Bacterial Leaf Blight (BLB) Resistance Using Ion Beam Irradiation”
Nor’Aishah Hasan, Malaysia
11:50 – 12:10 OP-05
“The Formation Of Radioactive Gold Nanoparticles And Bimetallic Gold Nanoparticles By Neutron Capture From Various Sizes Of Gold Nanoparticles For Cancer Therapeutic Application”
Fazizulafizi bin Madin, Malaysia
12:10 – 12:30 OP-06
“Effect Of Nanoparticle Size On Radiosensitization Effect And Ros Generation In Human Colon Carcinoma Cell (HCT-116) After Irradiated With 150 MEV Proton Beam”
Noor Nabilah Talik Sisin, Malaysia
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch Break and Poster Viewing
14:00 – 14:20 OP-07
“The Effect of Bismuth Oxide Nanoparticles on Radiation-induced Bystander Effect (Ribe) in MCF-7 Cells After Acute and Fractionated Dose Irradiated with High Dose Rate (HDR) Brachytherapy Ir-192 Source”
Nur Hamizah Mohd Zainudin, Malaysia
Poster / Student Creativity, Invention and Innovation Competition(Judging session: 10.00am – 1.00pm)
14:20 – 14:50 OP-08
Development of New Rice Variety with Bacterial Leaf Blight (Blb) Resistance by using Gamma Irradiation
Aliif Ihsaan Akmal Shukri, Malaysia
14:50 – 15:10 OP-09
“Nanostructured Lipid Carrier Co-Loaded with Thymoquinone as Diagnostic Agent: Radiolabelling with Tc99m and In-Vivo Biodistribution in Normal Rats”
Fatin Hannani Zakarial Ansar, Malaysia
15:10 – 15:30 OP-10
“Radioactive Samarium-153 Polystyrene Microspheres for Transarterial Radioembolization of Primary and Secondary Hepatic Malignancies”
Hun Yee Tan, Malaysia
15:30 – 16:00 Breaks
16:00 – 16:20 OP-11
“In-Vitro CT Imaging of Cancer Cells with Gold Nanoparticles”
Amirah Jamil, Malaysia
Poster / Student Creativity, Invention and Innovation Competition(Judging session: 10.00am – 1.00pm)
16:20 – 16:50 OP-12
“Nutrient Allocation in Tropical Seaweed: Dual Stable Isotope Analysis”
Natasha Arina, Malaysia
16:50 – 17:00 Closing Ceremony & Prize Giving
– Best Oral Presentation Awards
– Best Poster, Creativity, Invention and Innovation Awards
President of MARPA

Malaysian Nuclear Agency
Agensi Nuklear Malaysia (Nuklear Malaysia), is a premier research and development (R&D) organisation in nuclear science and technology, continues to play an active role and contributes to the implementation and realisation of national science and technology (S&T) policies. This public research was established on 19 September 1972 and has been operating for more than three decades.
In line with the current needs and development, Nuklear Malaysia is install with various nuclear related laboratories and facilities, which include Non-Destructive Testing Laboratory, SINAGAMA Plant, Electron Beam Processing Service Centre, Gamma Irradiation of Rubber Latex Plant, Non-Ionising Radiation Laboratory, Secondary Standard Dosimetry Laboratory, Radioisotope Production Laboratory, Environmental Laboratory, Analytical Chemistry Laboratory, Radioactive Waste Management Centre, Flora Centre and Tissue Bank. Through these facilities, nuclear science and technology assume an important and significant role in the national development programme.
http://nuclearmalaysia.gov.my

National Cancer Institute
National Cancer Institute is the Malaysian government’s lead hospital specific for diagnostic and treatment aspects in the treatment of various cancers. The National Cancer Institute began its operations on September 2, 2013 at Putrajaya Malaysia. The building is fully equipping with state-of-the-art equipment and information technology to serve the needs of cancer patients. On top of that, National Cancer Institute consisting of multidisciplinary medical specialists and technical assistance who have years of experience and ready to help the cancer patients and as well as to extend supports to their families.
The main services provided at the National Cancer Institute are Radiotherapy & Oncology, Nuclear Medicine, Oncology Surgery and Palliative Care. Other services provided are specialist clinic services, inpatient services, daily care services and clinical support services. The National Cancer Institute has become a centre of excellence in cancer treatment, research and education, and the leading health service in Malaysia.
http://nci.moh.gov.my

Beacon Hospital
Since its humble beginning in 2006 as a cancer specialist hospital, Beacon Hospital has evolved to become a multi-disciplinary centre delivering comprehensive health services through an integrated approach to patient care, in line with their mission to offer innovative and minimally invasive therapies while leading the way as a one-top cancer centre.
Beacon Hospital delivers diagnostic, treatment, palliative and symptoms management including terminal care, and offers various forms of cancer treatments such as radiotherapy, radiosurgery, chemotherapy, immunotherapy, and targeted therapy. It’s also one of the first private hospitals in Malaysia to provide IMRT/IGRT and PET-CT (with cyclotron) since 2006.
Beacon Hospital is determining to provide a comprehensive and customer-centric approach to healthcare services and has established eight specific Centres of Excellence that cater to each and every patient’s needs; Cancer, Brain & Spine, Bone & Joint, Eye, Men’s Health & Urology, Women’s Health, Health Screening & Wellness and Clinical Research centres.
https://www.beaconhospital.com.my