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UKM scientist discovers lightning in Antarctica

BY ASMAHANIM AMIR BANGI: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM)’s Climate Change Institute scientist, Associate Professor Dr Wayan Suparta discovered lightning at Antartica, during his recent expedition. Wayan...

Minister hands over UPM’s “E-Cutter” to FELDA settlers

HULU SELANGOR:  Minister of Higher Education, Dato’ Seri Idris Jusoh handed over E-Cutter machines to Felda Hulu Selangor settlers at the E-cutter: Translational Research Programme...

USM leads research on jellyfish threat

TELUK BAHANG, PENANG: Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) is leading the team of experts from ten countries in the region in conducting the research on...

Nanosatellite MYSat to be launched into orbit

PENANG: A cube-shaped NanoSatellite named MYSat or Malaysia Youth Satellite would be launched into outer space to study the possibility of early detection of...

UPM introduces the Lekir car for Student Formula Japan 2018

BY IZUL ANNIQ SERDANG: The Putra Motorsport Team (PMT), Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is introducing a latest car model, Lekir, to participate...

Connecting science with community

TRANSDISCIPLINARY research will pave the way for scientists to better connect with the community. UKM Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Industry and Partnership, Prof Dato’ Dr Imran...

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, THMSB ink MoU

BY SHAZAZAQ’ WAN SHAFAIN KUALA LUMPUR: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with The Holstein Milk Company Sdn Bhd (THMSB)...

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 and FGV R&D collaborate to prevent palm oil tree disease

Bangi: Researchers from UKM’s Biology System Institute (INBIOSIS) will be collaborating with Felda Global Ventures (FGV) Research and Development (R&D) Sdn Bhd in conducting...

UMS lecturer scores a hat-trick in paper chase

KOTA KINABALU: Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) continues to move forward with various achievements in academics and co-curricular activities. Recently, Lt Colonel (PA) Associate Prof Dr...

USM, NAIST collaborate to develop degradable, eco-friendly plastic

IN a collaboration with researchers from Nara Institute of Science and Technology (NAIST) in Japan, a significant milestone has been achieved by Universiti Sains...

UKM Researchers Build Smallest Antenna Nano Satellite

BANGI: Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) researchers, Prof Dr Mohammad Tariqul Islam, Prof Dr Norbahiah Misran and Dr Mohd Fais Mansor created history when they...

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...

UMBI DNA Day fosters interest in science

BY NADIA SAPUAN KUALA LUMPUR: UKM’s Medical Molecular Biology Institute (UMBI) recently organised a DNA Day in conjunction with World DNA Day with an aim to foster interest in science,...

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