Category: Faculty of Science

UTM Expert Won Malaysian Institute of Chemistry Citation Award

Dr. Mohd Bakri Bakar from the Faculty of Science, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) was selected as the recipient of Malaysian Institute of Chemistry (IKM) Citation Award for the year 2019. He has been serving as a committee member of IKM Southern Branch since 2012. Dr. Bakri is also the founding member of American Chemical Society (ACS) Malaysia Chapter. He is also a founding committee for the ACS Asia Pacific International Chapter Conference.

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UNAND Students exposed to learning, teaching and research environment at Faculty of Science UTM

The Faculty of Science (FS) welcomed four international visiting students from the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Universitas Andalas (UNAND), Padang, Sumatera from 30th October 2019 until 5th November 2019. The visit is one of the results due from an agreement (MoU) signed by UTM and UNAND last year on 23 July 2018. Under the MoU, activities related to teaching & learning, research collaborations and students exchange are encouraged between the two universities. The program scheduled for the visitors was organised and hosted by a special Task Force led by Dr. Zarina Mohd Khalid together with Dr. Hang See Pheng, Pn. Wan Rukaida Wan Abdullah and Mr. Mohd Najib Zakaria from the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Science.

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Scientific Talks and Demonstration by Staff and Student of Faculty of Science at the Petrosains Meet The Expert Program

During the Petrosains Science Festival PlaySmart Johor Bahru 2019, which was held on the 19th and 20th of October 2019, 3 academic staff and 1 PhD student from the Faculty of Science, UTM, gave scientific talks and demonstration during the ‘Meet the Expert Program’. The ‘Meet the Expert Program’ is a collaborative effort between Petrosains and Young Scientists Network – Academy Sciences of Malaysia, with the purpose of celebrating STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics).

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UTM strengthens its collaboration with UNNES, Indonesia

From 16-17 October 2019, the 8th Engineering International Conference (EIC-2019) was held in the Fakultas Teknik, Universitas Negeri Semarang (UNNES), Indonesia. UTM was represented by Assoc. Prof Dr Zainul Akmar Zakaria from the School of Chemical and Energy Engineering (SKT), Faculty of Engineering who participated as one of the Keynote Speakers.

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Series of Workshops on Future Ready Education 4.0 (FREE) by Faculty of Science, UTM

The series of FREE workshops had been organized by FREE task force of Deputy Dean (Research, Innovation, Development & Alumni),  Faculty of Science UTM (FS) from 10 th Sept to 1 ft Oct 2019. The approach of FREE workshop is based on the requirement of four departments of FS.  Knowledge transfer, including the heutagogy approach, and the hands-on training. he aim of FREE 4.0  is giving awareness to the lecturers on EDU 4.0 environment and platform, proposes the EDU 4.0  software and apps to support their active teaching and learning (T&L) skills. 

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Faculty of Science Welcomes Visitors from International Partner and Peer University.

The Faculty of Science welcomed Dr. Muaawia Ahmed Hamza who is the Director of Biomedical Research Administration, Faculty of Medicine, King Fahd Medical City, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to discuss on a research progress with two researchers from the Department of Biosciences.

Meanwhile, the Faculty of Science also received a visit from the delegation of the Padang State University, Indonesia. The delegation consists of 111 students and 15 academicians. The visit aims to gain exposure on courses offered at the Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science

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“Meet The Biosciences Experts” at Sutera Good Earth Exhibition

The Department of Biosciences, Faculty of Science, UTM demonstrated a few series of workshops during the Sutera Good Earth Exhibition 2019 which was conducted at Sutera Mall in Taman Sutera Utama, Skudai from 13 until 29 September 2019; with the joint cooperation by the Majlis Bandaraya Iskandar Puteri (MBIP). The workshops conducted by the Bioscience Experts include:

1. “Artificial Tree Using Marine Microalgae” by Dr. Mohd Farizal Ahmad Kamaroddin
2. “Kitchen Waste for Greener Earth” by Dr Alina Wagiran
3. “Composting Pallet” by Dr. Huszalina Hussin
4. “Bacteria Application in Waste Composting” by Nurul Asshequeen Mohd Nazam

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MoU Renewal between UTM and IKM for the Advancement of Chemistry Professions in Malaysia

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) has maintained its established collaborations with the Malaysian Institute of Chemistry (IKM), a statutory professional organization under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment & Climate Change (MESTECC). Since the first MoU signing between UTM and IKM in the year of 2009, many joint activities have been organised between the institutions. These cover a whole range of professional, educational, social and promotional activities in chemistry. Among others are the academic and professional lectures, academic curriculum advisory, UTM Convocation Award and Johor Chemistry Carnival (Karnival Kimia Johor).

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