Saw Kim Guan

PhD (Melbourne)

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Universiti Sains Malaysia ()

My current interests include:

1) interaction in distance learning
2) self-perceived employability
3) Malaysian adolescents' engagement with communication and writing on the Internet
3) Diamond thin films: Nucleation and growth
4) ZnO thin films: Nucleation and growth
5) Nanostructures
6) Heterojunctions of diamond and ZnO

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Guan, Saw Kim, Tneh, S.S., Yam, F.K., Hassan, Z., Ng, S.S. (2010): Ultraviolet photoresponse properties of zinc oxide on type IIb diamond heterojunction. In Physica B, 405 (0) pp. 4123-4127.

Guan, Saw Kim, Majid, Omar, Ghani, Noraidah A, Atan, H, Rahman, Zuraidah A, Eng, Tan Kok, Idrus, Rozhan M (2008): The videoconferencing learning environment: Technology, interaction and learning intersect. In British Journal of Educational Technology, 39 (3) pp. 475-485.

Guan, Saw Kim, Lim, Y. T., Tan, G. L., Hassan, Z., Ibrahim, K., Yam, F. K., Ng, S. S. (2008): Effect of zinc on the growth mechanism of zinc oxide nanostructures in the nitrogen enviro. In Jouranl of Physics D: Applied Physics, 41 (0) pp. 055506.

Guan, Saw Kim, Ibrahim, K., Tee, Lim Yam (2007): Self-Compensation in ZnO Thin Films : An Insight From X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy, Ra. In Thin Solid Films, 515 (5) pp. 2879-2884.

Guan, Saw Kim (2007): Effect of diffusion length on the nucleation of chemical vapour deposition diamond. In Surface Science, 601 (24) pp. 5736-5739.

Majid, Omar, Rahman, Zuraidah A., Ghani, Noraida A., Guan, Saw Kim, Idrus, Rozhan, Atan, Hanafi (2006): The Video Conferencing Learning Environment in Distance Education: A Study of the Interact. In: ICALT 2006 - Proceedings of the 6th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies 5-7 July, 2006, Kerkrade, The Netherlands. pp. 992-996.

Guan, Saw Kim, Plessis, J. du (2005): Diamond Growth On Faceted Sapphire And The Charged Cluster Model. In Journal of crystal growth, 279 (3) pp. 349-356.

Guan, Saw Kim, Plessis, J. du (2004): The X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy C 1s Diamond Peak Of Chemical Vapour Deposition Diamo. In Materials Letters, 58 (0) pp. 1344-1348.

Guan, Saw Kim, Awang, M. N., Idrus, R. M., Atan, H., Azli, N. A., Jaafar, I., Rahman, Z. A., Latiff, Z. A. (1999): Educational transition of East Malaysian distance learners. In Open Learning, 14 (3) pp. 24-36.

Guan, Saw Kim, Idrus, Rozhan M. (1997): Post-Fordist Distance Education and Transformative Learning. In International Journal of University Adult Education, 0 (2) pp. 22-35.

Guan, Saw Kim (2007): Growing diamond from gas, Penerbit Universiti Sains Malaysia,