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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

This section duly named Campus Corridor highlights news from around local institutions of higher learning.

UPM researchers produce quality biochar from agro wastes using BMC

BY SHAZLAN HALAMY SERDANG: A team of researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has succeeded in creating a sustainable green technology by way of transforming...

UKM, first public university to collaborate with Blackmores

BANGI:Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) is the first Malaysian public university to establish a collaboration with Blackmores Institute in an initiative to create public awareness...

UKM specialist discover arthritis treatment using mesenchymal stem cell

BY ASMAHANIM AMIR CHERAS: The orthopaedic team of Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz (HCTM), Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) led by senior lecturer (Orthopedics & Arthroscopy), Dato’ Dr Badrul Akmal Hisham Md Yusoff has...

Spotlight on Ulam Raja

Study finds anti-diabetes chemicals in local salad eaten by Malay community RESEARCHERS in Malaysia have shown that the plant Cosmos caudatus Kunth contains chemicals that...

UPM, Airbus Helicopters Malaysia ink MoU

BY NOOR ESZEREEN JUFERI SERDANG: The Aerospace Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is collaborating with AIRBUS Helicopters Malaysia (AHM) Sdn Bhd through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding...

UPM turns cooking oil into biodiesel

SERDANG: Don’t discard used cooking oil because it can still be utilised. A research by Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has succeeded in turning cooking...

Preserving soil, water quality at Muda and Ahning dams

BY DR DALJIT SINGH S/O KARAM SINGH SIK, KEDAH: Several Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Universiti Malaya (UM) researchers have embarked on a joint research...

Research shows Fraser’s Hill still pristine

BY ASMAHANIM AMIR BANGI: Fraser’s Hill in Pahang is still intact and its surrounding forests are pristine with rich biological diversity because the development...

UTM and HGIS collaborate in oil and gas field

JOHOR BAHRU: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Hurricane Geo Inspection Survey Sdn Bhd (HGIS) inked a deal to collaborate in the field of research...

IOES, FJIO promote ocean observation technology through training course

JOINTLY organised by the Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences (IOES), University of Malaya (UM) and the Fujian Institute of Oceanography (FJIO), China, 2018...

UPM don gets special recognition from Mauritius PM

PORT LOUIS (Mauritius): Universiti Putra Malaysia Lecturer, Associate Professor Dr Paramasivam Muthusamy, received a Special Certificate of Recognition from Mauritius Prime Minister, Pravind Kumar...

Boosting regional, local aquaculture industries

BY TAN EWE HOE PENANG: Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) and Bogor Agricultural University (IPB), Indonesia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish an integrated marine environmental monitoring system to...

AirAsia unveils UPM livery on aircraft

AIRASIA has marked its collaboration with Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in a unique way when for the first time in the world, a university’s...

Music and medicine

TEN MARA sponsored medical students from the Universiti Sains Malaysia-Karnataka Lingayat Education (USMKLE) International Medical Programme have made the country proud when they emerged...

UKM to cooperate with world bank

BANGI: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) is the first university in Malaysia to collaborate with the World Bank, to run a new research programme for...

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