UPDATE: Call for abstract and full paper for online RCEnvE 2020 on January 16-17, 2021

The 13th AUN/SEED-Net Regional Conference on Environmental Engineering 2020 (RCEnvE 2020) in conjunction with the Regional Congress on Membrane Technology 2020 (RCOM 2020) has been postponed to January 16-17, 2021. This conference highlights the discussion on the theme of “Enhancing Translational Research Towards Sustainable Environmental Technology.” You are invited to submit your abstract and full paper directly to the organizer, and join the conference virtually. As the conference changes to virtual platform, the sponsorship will cover only conference [...]

UPDATE: Call for abstract and full paper!!! (RCCE & SDGs 2020)

Event: Regional Conference in Civil Engineering and Sustainable Development Goals 2020 (RCCE & SDGs 2020) Website: https://www.utm.my/sustainable/rccesdgs2020/ Date: 23- 24 January 2021 Venue: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Skudai Johor, MALAYSIA Mode of Conference: Fully Virtual Theme: “Localizing SDGs in Engineering with Look East Policy Partnership” (UPDATE) Guide for authors: The deadline to submit abstract is EXTEND UNTIL 15 Oct 2020. All submitted full paper will be subjected to a strict peer-review process by the invited reviewers. ALL ACCEPTED ABSTRACT will be invited to submit full paper and potentially published in one [...]

Effectiveness of Outdoor Ventilation under the Influence of Surrounding Roofed Dwellings in the Idealized Tropical Residential Areas

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Energy Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Sheikh Ahmad Zaki Bin Shaikh Salim Sending University: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aya HAGISHIMA, Asst. Prof. Dr. Ikegaya NAOKI Japanese University: Kyushu University Year: 2016

Occurrence and fate of estrogenic chemicals and estrogenicity in river waters of Indonesia and Malaysia

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Environmental Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Tony Hadibarata Sending University: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Ike MICHIHIKO Japanese University: Osaka University Year: 2016 Abstract: Recently, environmental research has increasingly focused on endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs), which have proven to cause fertility reduction, feminization and other adverse effects in male animals within natural and laboratory settings. Among the endocrine disruptors, 17b-estradiol, estrone and 17a-ethynylestradiol are the major contributors of estrogenic activity [...]

Extraction of Valuable Metals from Industrial Wastes and Their Application in Photocatalytic Degradation and Mitigation Towards Urban Heat Island

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Civil Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. SHREESHIVADASAN CHELLIAPAN Sending University: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hiroshi TAKAHASHI Japanese University: Tohoku University Year: 2016 Abstract: Significant quantities of metal bearing waste (for example nickel, copper, titanium and zinc) either in solid or liquid form is generated by the industrial activities such as automotive, printed circuit board and metal finishing sectors without recovery of the valuable materials from waste [...]

Crowd Management and Evacuation Study in Underground Space Environment for the Development of Sustainable Underground Facilities in Malaysia

Program: Collaborative Research Program for Alumni (CRA) Field: Civil Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Mohd Ashraf bin Mohamad Ismail Sending University: Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Junji KIYONO Japanese University: Kyoto University Year: 2016 Abstract: Optimal utilization of land use at Kuala Lumpur has witnessed the need for underground space development. This includes the development of underground space for transportation purpose such as for underground train™s stations. Although several studies have aim of controlling the layout and dimensions [...]

Estimation of Subsurface Structure of the Ground and Structural Response Assessment for Earthquake Risk Mitigation in Low to Moderate Seismic Hazard Countries

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Natural Disaster Principal Investigator: Dr. Lau Tze Liang Sending University: Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hitoshi MORIKAWA Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2016 Abstract: Due to the lack of advancement in knowledge and technology for earthquake hazard mitigation, this research project is proposed to gather and integrate the strength of the researchers from Japan and ASEAN countries (member and non-member institutions in the region) for formulating [...]

Experimental investigation on micro-milling of silicon wafers for microfluidic devices in medical industries

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. B.T. HANG TUAH BIN BAHARUDIN Sending University: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hideki AOYAMA Japanese University: Keio University Year: 2016 Abstract: Silicon is one of the popular substrates used for fabrication of microfluidic channels as it is very common material used in MEMS industry due to its compatibility with Complimentary Metal Oxide Semiconductor (CMOS) technology. Recently, micro-milling as an emerging micro-manufacturing [...]

Sensorless DTC of PMSM with Innovative Multi Level Inverter Drive

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Electrical and Electronics Engineering Principal Investigator: Prof. Dr. Saad Mekhilef Sending University: Universiti Malaya (UM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Fujita HIDEAKI Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2015 Abstract: Despite significant international efforts to raise awareness, promote lifestyle change, and other solutions to fission the problem away; climate change is remained as one of the most significant threats facing the world today. Electrical vehicle is one approach to achieve the [...]

Optimization of tool geometry for free cutting steel (SUM24L/AISI12L14) in turning process

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd khairol anuar bin mohd ariffin Sending University: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Hideki AOYAMA Japanese University: Keio University Year: 2015 Abstract: With the rapid development of national economy, Malaysia manufacturing industry makes a great progress. The industry has a full range of products, which are widely used in more than 20 fields, such as aviation and shipping, army equipment, auto [...]