Research Scholarship Scheme


Performance improvement of solar photovoltaic system in tropics via temperature reduction measures

No. of Vacant(s) : 1 (one)
Appointment Duration: July 2017 - June 2018
Location : UTAR Sg Long Campus
Stipend : RM2,500.00/month
Education Level : Postgraduate studies by research (bachelor Degree with CGPA 2.7 or above)
Specific Skills / Knowledge Required: Basic knowledge in electronics or physics. Candidate should be hardworking, willing to work under the sun occasionally, willing to learn and have good attitude.
Job Description : 1. To evaluate the performance improvement of several ventilation and cooling measures for solar photovoltaic system under tropical climate.
2. To model the temperature distribution profile of solar modules under tropical climate.
3. To develop an optimal photovoltaic modules cooling system with 10% improvement in performance-economic factor for tropical climate.

If you are interested, please contact Dr Lim Boon Han via email at