2013-2016

2014 - 2016

No

Project Leader

Members

Project Titles

Funding amount (RM)

Funding Agencies

Year started

1

Lisa Ong Gaik Ai

Tong Kim Suan, Kam Yew Chee, Chan Mun Yee

Schizophyllan production using agrowaste as carbon source in solid state fermentation

62,000

UTARRF

2016

2

Lisa GA Ong

Phoon LQ, Chan MY, Kam YC

Isolation of extracellular phytase producing bacteria and production of extracellular phytase by locally isolated bacteria

67,800

UTARRF

2014

3

Joshua Prakash

Shahrul Kamaruddin, Yang CC

An integrated CONWIP (constant work-in-process) principle in advanced manufacturing environment

68,840

FRGS

2015

4

Dr Lam Sze Mun

Dr JK Mohamed Bashir, Dr Guo Xin Xin and Dr Sin Jin Chung

Application of nanomaterial/inorganic oxidant for efficient UV- visible photocatalysis in environmental cleaning

53,000

UTARRF

2015

5

Prof Dr Ewe Hong Tat

Lee Yu Jen, Syabeela Syahali (MMU)

Development of Microwave Remote Sensing Model for Monitoring Sea Ice Changes in Global Climate System

467,603

MOSTI Flagship Programme

2014

6

Dr. Sin Jin Chung

Dr. Lam Sze Mun, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yamuna a/p Munusamy, Prof. Dr. Abdul Rahman Mohamed

Design and synthesis of bismuth oxybromide (BiOBr)-based nanocomposites as high activity visible light driven photocatalysts

90,200

MOHE FRGS

2015

7

Dr. Sin Jin Chung

Dr. Lam Sze Mun

Synthesis of doped semiconductor nanomaterials for solar photocatalysis

49,500

UTARRF

2015

8

Dr. Sim Lan Ching

Dr. Sin Jin Chung, Dr. Lam Sze Mun, Dr. Toh Pek Lan

Engineering nanostructured graphitic carbon nitride (g-C3N4) based assemblies for solar induced water remediation

70,045

UTARRF

2016

9

Dr. Toh Pek Lan

Dr. Sin Jin Chung, Dr. Lam Sze Mun, Dr. Sim Lan Ching, Dr. Khor Soo Cheen

First principles density functional theory investigation of the geometrical parameters, electronic structures, and dynamics on organic compounds

63,903

UTARRF

2016

10

Dr. Lau Lee Chung

Dr. Sin Jin Chung, Dr. Lam Sze Mun

Separation of carbon dioxide from biogas using pressure swing adsorption

51,000

UTARRF

2016

11

Dr. Steven Lim

Dr. Pang Yean Ling, Dr. Shuit Siew Hoonh, Dr. Sim Jia Huey, Dr. Ong Hwai Chyuan

Investigation of High-performing Carbon Solid Acid Catalyst derived from Low-value Biomass Waste for Biodiesel Production

65,800

UTARRF

2015

12

Prof. Ir. Dr. Lim Yun Seng

Dr Stella Morris, Dr Wong Jianhui

Development of a fast responded and utility integrated energy storage system to provide ancillary services under high intermittency of photovoltaic system

1,650,000

AAIBE

2015

13

Dr. Mathialagan Muniyadi

Dr. yamuna Munusamy

Development and Characterization of Multi-Functional Epoxy/Bentonite Porous Particles through Water/Oil Homogenization Method

39,140

UTARRF

2015

14

Dr. Ooi Zhong Xian

Dr. Teoh Yi Peng, Prof. Hanafi Ismail, Dr. Mathialagan Muniyadi

Preparation and Characterization of Polymer Film based on Polyvinyl alcohol and derived from oil palm waste

53,000

UTARRF

2016

15

AbdulLateef Olanreaju

Abdul Rashid bin Abdul Aziz,Tan Seong Yeow, Lee Lim Tat,Hamimah Binti Adnan

Analytical Investigation Of Problems In Housing Supply In Malaysia

74,000

FRGS

2015

16

AbdulLateef Olanreaju

Tan Seong, Lee Lim Tat

Scheme to deliver sustainable housing in Malaysia

30,000

UTARRF

2015

17

Dr. Lee Hwang Sheng

 

Hydrometallurgical Extraction of Zinc from Steel-making Electric Arc Furnace Dust Waste

55,000

UTARRF

2016

18

Chan MY

Lisa GA Ong

Production of laccase by locally isolated Basidiomycetes for the degradation of azo dyes

129,850

FRGS

2014

19

Lye H.S.

Lisa GA Ong, Choi S.B., Khoo B.Y.

In vitro and stinulation assessments of minerals on b-galactosidase activity of Lactobacillus in medium containing lactose

63,000

UTARRF

2014

20

Tan Kok Hong

Chia Fah Choy, Alan Ong Han Kiat

Edible bird nest in West Malaysia: Toward Quality downstream processing and cleaning model

10,695

UTARRF

2015

21

Assoc. Prof Dr Yamuna Munusamy

Dr Ng Choon Aun, Dr Sumathi Sethupathi and Professor Hanafi Ismail

Development of New Biofiller for Thermoplastic from Waste Eggshell

115,000

Ministry of Science and Technology, Malaysia

2013

22

Assoc. Prof Dr Yamuna Munusamy

Dr Chew Thiam Leng

Novel Mesoporous Silica Material / Polymer Mixed-Matrix Membrane For Water Filtration

71, 335

UTAR

2014

23

Assoc. Prof Dr Yamuna Munusamy

Dr Mathialagan

Development of Graphene Oxide Membrane for Desalination

54 000

UTAR

2015

24

Assoc. Prof Dr Yamuna Munusamy

Prof. Ong Kok Seng

Synthesis of New Visible Light Harvesting Photo Phase Change Material

119,000

MOE

2014

25

Dr Kwan Wai Hoe

Assoc. Prof Dr Yamuna Munusamy, Dr Mathialagan Muniandy, Dr Wai Soon Han

Study on Reaction Kinetics and Durability Properties of Polymer Modified Cement Under Heat Treatment

56,060

UTAR

2015

26

Dr Yamuna Munusamy

Dr Ng Choon Aun, Dr Noor Zainab Habib

Platinum Nanochem Research Grant

5,000

Platinum Sdn. Bhd.

2015

27

Dr Sumathi Sethupathi

Assoc. Prof Dr Yamuna Munusamy

Ecological Foot Print Grant

35,000

Dana Belia 1Malaysia

2014

28

Mah Shee Keat

Teoh Hui Chieh, Lai Soon Onn, Sim Jia Hui, Chai Siang Piao

Harness of osmotic power as a source of renewable energy from raw glycerin through pressure retarded osmosis

99,000

UTARRF

2014

29

Dr Joshua Prakash

Yang Chuan Choong, Khoo Sze Wei

Development of a lean tool selection 
framework for application in electronics manufacturing industry

31,000

UTARRF

2015

30

Dr. Noor Zainab Habib

Dr. Ng Choon Aun, Dr. Zahiraniza Mustaffa

Development of sustainable and energy efficient roofing tile using Vegetable oil as a binder

32,000

UTARRF

2013

31

Dr Lo Po Kim

Dr Humaira Nisar, Dr Yap Vooi Voon, Dr Ng Chun Aun, Dr Yeap Kim Ho

Characterization of various states of activated
sludge wastewater treatment plant using image
analysis

83,100

UTARRF

2015

32

Prof Lim Yun Seng

Dr Stella Morris, Dr Wong Jianhui

Research and development of energy storage system for smart grid system with renewable energy

£69,000

Newton Fund

2015

33

Prof Lim Yun Seng

Dr Stella Morris, Dr Wong Jianhui

Research and development of distributed energy storage with demand side management

256,000

CREST

2014

34

Dr Sumathi Sethupathi

Dr Mohammed Jk Bashir

A Comparative Study on Flue Gas Desulphurization using Commercial Calcium Carbonate and Waste Egg Shell

37,000

UTARRF

2015

35

Dr. Gulnaziya Issabayeva

Dr. Low Chong Yu

Optimization of zinc removal from the rubber manufacturing industrial wastewater through adsorption onto palm shell activated carbon

30,000

UTARRF

2015