Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Ardiyansyah Syahrom

Niche Area : Biomechanics, Biomaterials, Implant Technology, Bone and Medical Devices

     Ardiyansyah Syahrom is Associate Professor at school of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, UTM. Presently, he is the director of Medical Devices and Technology Centre (MEDiTEC), Institute Human Centred Engineeing (iHumEn). He is by profession a Mechanical Engineering with special interest in Biomechanics, Bone, Biomaterials and Sports Engineering. His previous administrative duties also include the Director of Sports Innovation and Technology Centre (SITC). He has published in reputed Journals and supervises many post-doctoral, doctoral and other post-graduate as well as undergraduate students. He sits in Innovation section in Malaysia Medical Devices Authority (MDA) committees, a member of many international societies, a reviewer to several academic journals and is the editor-in-chief of the Journal of Medical Devices Technology.

Recent Projects

    1. Effect of microarchitecture and mechanical properties of cancellous bone on cartilage diseases in human joint
    2. Characteristic and potential osteogenesis of Chitosan-Gelatin-Carbonate Apatite scaffold composite based on Human teeth in Mesenchymal Stem Cell
    3. Computational Fatigue Study Of Bovine Cancellous Bone
    4. The Study Of Fatigue Crack Initiation Growth Of Cancellous Bone Under Cyclic Loading
    5. Mrun 5.3: Virtual Reality Product Design Process Content For Engineering And Tvet
    6. The Study of Degradation Process of Porous Magnesium for Cancellous Bone Substitute Application
    7. Fatigue Life Prediction In Trabecular Bone During Physiological Activities
    8. Smart Degradable Metal for Cancellous Bone Analogue? An exploration
    9. Computational Multiscale approach of Smart Degradable Metal for Synthetic


    1. Universiti Malaya,
    2. Universiti Sains Malaysia,
    3. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia,
    4. UniKL,
    5. Universiti Teknikal Malaysia,
    6. Nuclear Malaysia,
    7. Malaysia Medical Devices Authority,
    8. Kementerian Kesehatan Malaysia,
    9. Universitas Airlangga,
    10. OSA Technology,
    11. Materialise,
    12. Universitas Sriwijaya,
    13. Institute Teknologi Sepuluh November,
    14. Universitas Diponegoro 
    15. ZENMED Orthopedic Implant

Recent Publications

    1. Tanji, A., Gapsari, F., Syahrom, A., Idris, M. H., & Hermawan, H. (2021). Effect of Mo addition on the pitting resistance of TiMn alloys in Hanks’ solution. Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 871, 159582.
    2. Jamari, J., Ammarullah, M. I., Saad, A. P. M., Syahrom, A., Uddin, M., van der Heide, E., & Basri, H. (2021). The Effect of Bottom Profile Dimples on the Femoral Head on Wear in Metal-on-Metal Total Hip Arthroplasty. Journal of Functional Biomaterials, 12(2), 38.
    3. Rabiatul, A. A. R., Fatihhi, S. J., Saad, A. P. M., Zakaria, Z., Harun, M. N., Kadir, M. R. A., … & Syahrom, A. (2021). Fluid–structure interaction (FSI) modeling of bone marrow through trabecular bone structure under compression. Biomechanics and modeling in mechanobiology, 20(3), 957-968.
    4. Zahri, Z. A. M. Y. M., Edo, K. A. A. T. P., Syahrom, S. A., & Basri, H. (2021). Optimization of FDM 3D Printing Process Parameter for Improving Porosity Accuracy of PLA Scaffold.
    5. Prakoso, R. U. P. A. T., Amir, A. N. D., Saad, P. M., Syahrom, A., & Basri, H. (2021). Fatigue Prediction of Porous Magnesium Bone Scaffold Using Finite Element Method.
    6. Ammarullah, M. I., Saad, A. P. M., Syahrom, A., & Basri, H. (2021, February). Contact pressure analysis of acetabular cup surface with dimple addition on total hip arthroplasty using finite element method. In IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering (Vol. 1034, No. 1, p. 012001). IOP Publishing.
    7. Prakoso, R. U. P. A. T., Amir, A. N. D., Saad, P. M., Syahrom, A., & Basri, H. (2021). Fatigue Prediction of Porous Magnesium Bone Scaffold Using Finite Element Method.


      1. Syahrom, A., Al-Fatihhi bin Mohd Szali Januddi, M., Harun, M.N., and Öchsner, A. (2018) Cancellous Bone: Mechanical Characterization and Finite Element Simulation. Springer International Publishing.
      2. Norazrin Azwani Ahmad., Masine Md. Tap., Syahromm A., and Jafri Mohd Rohani. (2017) Quantitative and Qualitative Factors that Leads to Slip and Fall Incidents. Springer International Publishing.


        • Zainal Abidin Arsat
        • Nur Dianah Binti Abdul Latiff
        • Ab Aziz Bin Mohd Yusof
        • Amir Putra Bin Md Saad
        • Mohammad Mostakhdemin
        • Mohd Faidzul Awwal Bin Ahmad Fadzir
        • Mohd Syafiq Bin Mohd Suri
        • Anggraini Pertiwi
        • Mohd Al-Fatihhi Bin Mohd Szali Januddi
        • Nur Izrin Binti Mahyon
        • Norazrin Azwani Binti Ahmad
        • Fabrobi Fazlur Ridha
        • Ainsofia Binti Jefri
        • Hadafi Fitri Bin Mohd Latip
        • Jack Costelo Bin Yap
        • Mohd Iqmal Bin Mamat
  •  Rabiatul Adibah Binti Abdul Rahim
  •  Muhammad Fadli Arif
  • Muhammad Rezza Bin Zainudin
  • Muhammad Adib Bin Md Nasir
  • Amirsufian Bin Aminuddin
  • Mohamad Fauzan Bin Paimen
  • Norlisa Binti Francis Nordin
  • Mohd Ramdan Bin Mohd Rofi
  • Muhammad Ikram Bin Md Fazli
  • Muhammad Redzuan Bin Mohd Rafani
  • Muhammad Haniff Bin Zakria
  • Noor Jasmawati Bt Mat Noor
  • Mohamad Amar Syafiq Bin Zulkiflee
  • Sheikh Mohamad Fahim Bin Sh. Ab Rahim
  • Muhammad Fauzan Ansari Bin Aziz

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Research Keyword :Cancellous bone, Trabecular bone, Bone, Implant, Bone scaffold, Synthetic Bone, Degradable Implant, Permeability, Dynamic Degradation, Degradation, Temporary Implant

Lab : Mechanical Properties Lab, Degradation Rate Lab, Permeability Lab and Machining Lab