Month: February 2015

UTM Researchers from Multidisciplinary Background Involved in Antarctica Expedition

JOHOR BAHRU, 23 February 2015 –  Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) researchers from various disciplinary background will be going to Antarctica from 25 February 2015 to 19 Mac 2015 to conduct high-impact research in the field of Remote Sensing, Sports Science, Biological Science and Mechanical Engineering. The research team will comprise Prof. Dr. Mazlan Hashim, Prof. …

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Vice Chancellor Attending the ASEAN – NICT ICT Roundtable 2015 in Bangkok, Thailand

On 25 and 26 February 2015 , the UTM Vice-Chancellor, together with Prof. Ir . Dr. Abu Sahmah Mohd Supa’at , Dean of Research Alliance (Innovative Engineering) and Prof. Dr. Sevia M Idrus, Deputy Director of Innovation & Commercialization Centre (ICC) will be attending the ASEAN-NICT ICT Round Table 2015 at Grande Centre Point Hotel, …

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UTM Web Repository ranked 1st in Malaysia

The Ranking Web of Repositories has positioned UTM-Institutional Repository (http://eprints.utm.my/) at first place among Malaysian web institutional repositories for the January 2015 ranking. UPM-IR and USM-IR closely trailed in no 2 and 3. After UPM intercepts UTM in recent Webometric Ranking of Universities in January 2015 edition, UTM still managed to outperform the  Ranking of …

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UTM Technology Transfer Showcase : ICT For Global Community Excellence (Information & Communication Technology)

The second series of  UTM Technology Transfer Showcase on Information & Communication Technology will be held on Tuesday, 3rd March 2015 at Bilik Ilmuan 1, Menara Razak, UTM KL international campus. This programme will feature more than 15 ICT related products and R&D outcomes by UTM to the public. ICT related businesses are thus cordially …

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Iskandar Malaysia- UTM Hosted FCI Forum Brought 250 Local and International Subject Matter Experts Together

JOHOR BAHRU, 8 February 2015 – Iskandar Malaysia in collaboration with Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) successfully hosted the International Forum on Future City Initiative (FCI) that brought together 250 local and international subject matter experts from both public and private sectors. Held for the first time outside Japan, this forum was organized by the Cabinet Secretariat, Cabinet Office, …

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Distinguished Ambassador at UTM MJIIT Raises Awareness on Sustainability of Earth’s Resources

  Following is the article which appeared in today’s Star (20 Feb 2015) on p28.Masahiko Horie, who was Japan’s former ambassador to Malaysia is currently Distinguished Ambassador at the Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT) based at the UTM Kuala Lumpur campus.       Learning from Japan on how to manage disasters Noble plans: …

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UTM-Uyemura Sign MoU to Facilitate Academic Collaboration

JOHOR BAHRU, 17 February 2015 – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Uyemura (M) Sdn Bhd to facilitate academic collaboration. UTM was represented by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Datuk Ir Dr Wahid Omar while Uyemura (M) Sdn. Bhd. was represented by Mr. Jiro Okuda, Managing Director. By signing this …

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Czech Republic Ambassador to Malaysia UTM Visit Marks the Start of Future Collaboration between UTM and Universities of the Czech Republic

February 16, 2015 – The Czech Republic Ambassador to Malaysia, His Excellency Rudolf Hykl, accompanied by his Deputy Head of Mission, Mr. David Jarkulisch visited Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) to discuss possible academic and research collaboration between UTM and universities of the Czech Republic. The discussions and interaction which transpired between the Czech Republic mission …

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UTM Researchers Received Accolades at the Malaysian Technology Expo 2015

Feb14, 2015-UTM was represented by 9 UTM researchers  at the Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) 2015 held between 12 and 14 February 2015 at the Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur. All participating UTM researchers received recognition, details of which are as follows: 1) Special Award + Gold Medal: Smart LTE-WiFi Mobile Hotsport [Prof. Dr. Tharek …

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UTM ranked 3rd place for Malaysian Universities by Webometrics

Johor Bahru, 11th February: UTM website ranks the third highest among Malaysian University listed by the Webometrics Ranking of World universities, Jan 2015 edition which was announced today. The Webometrics ranking of world universities website is an initiative of the Cybermetrics Lab in Spain. The Webometrics rankings are updated every six months.  

UTM, NICT Japan and TM R&D Collaborated in Hosting the International Workshop on Convergence of Radio and Optical Technologies

15 Jan 2015, TM Convention Centre, Menara TM Kuala Lumpur: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Telecom Research and Development Sdn. Bhd.(TM R&D), and the National Institute of Information and Communication Technology (NICT) Japan, had successfully organized the 2nd International Workshop on Convergence of Radio and Optical Technologies, which was held at the TM Convention Centre. The …

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