Month: February 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Eileen Su Lee Ming

Congratulations to Dr. Eileen Su Lee Ming for winning First Place in the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Leaders in Innovation Fellowships (LIF) final pitch session 2016/7 under the Newton Fund. The Leaders in Innovation Fellowship (LIF) Programme is designed to build the capacity of researchers for entrepreneurship and commercialisation of their research. The wider benefit …

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Professor Dr Zainuddin appointed as UTM Deputy Vice Chancellor

JOHOR BAHRU, 16 February 2017 – Professor Dr Zainuddin Manan has been appointed as the Deputy Vice Chancellor of Academics and Internationalisation of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) effective 1 February 2017. He is also a professor of chemical engineering, the founding director of Process Systems Engineering Centre (PROSPECT), and the founding Dean of Faculty of …

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Goldenkey UTM society membership drive campaign

JOHOR BAHRU, 15th February 2017 – Goldenkey international honour society UTM chapter is open for new member recruitment from 19th February till 23rd February. Goldenkey UTM society is an academic-oriented society of which hold paramount the value of academic, service and leadership. The establishment of Goldenkey UTM was in the year of 1998 and has …

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Bengkel Penyelarasan Pemegang Taruh Projek “Low-Hanging Fruits” Institut Inovasi Strategik Johor (IISJ)

Johor Bahru, 12 Februari – Pelaksanaan bengkel penyelarasan bagi projek Low Hanging Fruit di bawah Institut Inovasi Strategik Johor (IISJ) telah diadakan bersama pemegang taruh yang terdiri daripada agensi kerajaan Johor yang dikelola oleh Unit Perancang Ekonomi Johor(UPENJ) dengan kerjasama Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). Sebanyak tujuh projek terlibat telah diberi peruntukkan oleh kerajaan negeri semasa …

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Gearing towards Zero-Waste and Low Carbon Societies: a long-term quest

Creation of low-carbon societies is a challenging mission in today’s modern life. The implementation of a sustainable and low carbon society requires the concerted efforts from multi-stakeholders ranging from the residents, local authorities, policy makers, government, technologists and experts. It takes time to gain trust, and to engage the mutual interests. It requires perseverance and …

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Professor Nordin Yahaya conferred the Amity Global Academic Excellence Award

JOHOR BAHRU, 10 February 2017 – Pro Vice Chancellor Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM International), Professor  Dr Nordin Yahaya has been conferred the Amity Global Academic Excellence Award at the 17th International Business Conference – INBUSH ERA World Summit 2017, at main Amity University campus, Noida in Uttar Pradesh, India. Prof Dr Gurinder Singh Group Vice …

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Assoc. Prof. Dr Mohd Hafiz Selected for Membership in Global Young Academy

Congratulations Assoc. Prof. Dr Mohd. Hafiz Dzarfan Othman From Advanced Membrane Technology Research Center (AMTEC) Department of Energy Engineering For being selected for membership in the prestigious Global Young Academy ‘The Voice of Scientists Around the World’ In recognition of your outstanding track record as a successful scientist and your commitment to improving the situation …

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UTM and HGIS collaborate in oil and gas field

JOHOR BAHRU, 8 February 2017 – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Hurricane Geo Inspection Survey Sdn Bhd (HGIS) inked a deal to collaborate in the field of research with a major focus in the development of oil and gas exploration. Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research and Innovation) Professor Dr Ahmad Fauzi Ismail said, UTM through UTM-MPRC …

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Lightweight Concrete Blocks for Affordable Housing Using Rice Husk Ash

One of the major focus of Johor State government is to build affordable housing. The aim is to plan, develop, construct and maintain high-quality housing with lifestyle concepts for middle-income households in key urban centres. Towards this end, UTM researcher, Dr. Roslli Noor Mohamed and his team focus on using waste products as construction materials …

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