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SAGA Scientific Advancement Grant Allocation
Others Other Collaborations


Fund From MOHE
No
Grant / Collaboration
Project Leader
Title of Project
Amount (RM)
Duration
1
MOHE LRGS (Nottingham University Malaysia Campus)
Ng Lik Yin
Process Integration and Supply Chain Optimisation of a Sustainable Biorefinery
10,000.00
2014 - 31 Dec 2017
2
MOHE TRGS
Faidz bin Abd Rahman
Highly Sensitive Optical Fiber Acoustic Sensor based on Laser Dynamics Behaviour for Near Real-Time monitoring of Water Pipelines
167,000.00
1 Dec 2016 - 30 Nov 2019
3
MOHE TRGS
Ezra Morris Abraham Gnanamuthu
Severity estimation and localization of leaks for improved asset management using data analytic methods
111,000.00
1 Dec 2016 - 30 Nov 2019
4
MOHE TRGS
Andy Chit Tan
Quantification and Localization of Water Pipeline Leaks through Innovative Acoustic Emission Data Processing Techniques
140,000.00
1 Dec 2016 - 30 Nov 2019
5
MOHE TRGS
Chong Shyue Chuan
A Framework for Effective and Sustainable Non-Revenue Water (NRW) Management
100,000.00
1 Dec 2016 - 30 Nov 2019
6
MOHE FRGS
Kheng Cheng Wai
A new Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm with Curvature Flight Path for Solving Multi-modal Problem
61,099.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
7
MOHE FRGS
Chai Tong Yuen
Iris Localization, Segmentation and Recognition Framework Under Non-Cooperative and Less Constrained Environment
67,200.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
8
MOHE FRGS
Goi Bok Min
Versatile Coding-Independent Authentic Video Sharing Based on Transcoding-Resilient Watermarking
99,300.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
9
MOHE FRGS
Humaira Nisar
A fundamental study to identify spatio-temporal dynamics of brain networks using electroencephalography.
68,000.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
10
MOHE FRGS
Chew Choy Hoong
Elucidation of the effect of lauric acid on mitochondrial dysregulation in insulin-resistant macrophages 
114,200.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
11
MOHE FRGS
Ngeow Yun Fong
Survival strategies and virulence of Legionella pneumophila in a biofilm community
115,700.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
12
MOHE FRGS
Dr. Yip Chee Yin
Development of Model Procedure to Detect Housing Bubble : A Study of Malaysian Property Market
50,000.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
13
MOHE FRGS
Chong Zhi Lin
A NEW DISTRIBUTION-FREE SHEWHART-LEPAGE TYPE OPTIMAL CONTROL SCHEMES FOR SIMULTANEOUS MONITORING OF LOCATION AND SCALE
57,000.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
14
MOHE FRGS
Lam Sze Mun
Design and fabrication of bismuth ferrite oxide (BiFeO3)-based heterojunction nanocomposites as efficient solar activity catalysts
108,800.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
15
MOHE FRGS
Chong Kok Keong
Tailoring band gap of organic photovoltaic device to obtain the best power conversion efficiency based on local solar spectrum in ASEAN region
72,700.00
1 Aug 2016 - 31 July 2018
16
MOHE FRGS
Olanrewaju Abdullateef Ashola
Analytical Investigation of Problems in Housing Supply in Malaysia
74,000.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
17
MOHE FRGS
Loo Keat Wei
A Study on the Basic Molecular Mechanism of Ischemic Stroke via DNA Methylation and mRNA Profiling
186,205.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
18
MOHE FRGS
Ong Hooi Tin
Oncolytic Measles Virus Treatment in Human Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma With or Without Resistant Phenotypes and Its Molecular Insights from Quantitative Proteomics Study
180,700.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2018
19
MOHE FRGS
Noor Zainab Habib
Fundamental Study on Binding Characteristic of Catalyzed Waste Oil
121,200.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
20
MOHE FRGS
Sin Jin Chung
Design and Synthesis of Bismuth Oxybromide (BiOBr)-based Nanocomposites as High Activity Visible Light Driven Photocatalysts
90,200.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
21
MOHE FRGS
Tan Chee Seng
Do Problem-Solving Ability and Stress Explain the Relationship between Creativity and Happiness in Young Adults and Adolescents? Testing a Serial Mediation Model
88,200.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
22
MOHE FRGS
Say Yee How
Investigation of Angiogenin – Organophosphate Pesticide Interaction in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Microglial Activation
148,100.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
23
MOHE FRGS
Yap Yeow Hong
Fundamental Study on the Catalyst for Selective Partial Hydrogenation of Edible Oils with Density Functional Theory
69,200.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
24
MOHE FRGS
Joshua A/L Jaya Prakash
An Integrated CONWIP (Constant Work-In-Process) Principle in Advanced Manufacturing Environment
68,840.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
25
MOHE FRGS
Jun Hieng Kiat
Investigation of the Impedance Of Interfaces And Charge Transport In Graphene-doped FAPbI3/MAPbBr3 Perovskite Solar Cell
123,200.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
26
MOHE FRGS
Teoh Wei Lin
Run Sum Control Charts for Monitoring the Univariate and Multivariate Coefficient of Variations
62,800.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
27
MOHE FRGS
Koh Siew Khew
New Approach for Finding Performance Measures of Multi-state Queueing Systems with Different Service Rates and Deteriorated by Random Shocks
64,000.00
2 Nov 2015 - 1 Nov 2017
28
MOHE FRGS
Woo Kwan Kit
Structural Modification of collagen using brown seaweed alginate as cross-linker
113,200.00
1 Jul 2014 - 30 June 2016
29
MOHE FRGS
Chan Mun Yee
Production of laccase by locally isolated Basidiomycetes for the degradation of azo dyes.
129,850.00
1 Jul 2014 - 30 June 2016
30
MOHE FRGS
Yamuna A/P Munusamy
Synthesis and Characterization of New Visible Light Harvesting Polymeric Base Photo Thermal Phase Change Material.
111,950.00
1 Jul 2014 - 30 June 2016
31
MOHE FRGS
Gloria Teng Ai Hui
Investigating the Existence of Self-Similarity Characteristics for Vehicle Arrival Patterns and Its Impact on Traffic Signal DesignEvaluate Revision
76,932.00
1 Jul 2014 - 30 June 2016
32
MOHE FRGS
Michelle Ng Yeen Tan
Isolation and characterisation of a novel and thermostable phage lysin against Escherichia coli BL21 from hot springs in Malaysia
77,000.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2016
33
MOHE FRGS
Goh Wei Lim
Genetic resources of the white-nest swiftlets (Aves: Apodidae) in Malaysia
80,800.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2016
34
MOHE FRGS
Yeong Wai Chung
A cost optimization model for synthetic control charts with unknown process parameters.
79,700.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2016
35
MOHE FRGS
Choo Kong Bung
Elucidating the transcription mechanism of chromosome 19 microRNA cluster (C19MC) in regulating self-renewal of induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs)
131,200.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2016
36
MOHE FRGS
Koay Ying Yin
Constructing a Malaysian Wellbeing Index as a Comprehensive Measurement for Economic Performance and Social Progress
85,348.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2016
37
MOHE FRGS
Eng Yoke Kee
Making GST Works for and Acceptable by All Malaysians: From Tax Design to Implementation
73,000.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2016
38
MOHE FRGS
Kok Jin Kuan
Developing a holistic recovery model for depressed young people in Malaysia: A Psychosocial Aspect
54,340.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2016
39
MOHE FRGS
Lee Min Lee
Dynamic Behaviours of Tropical Residual Soils under Cyclic Loadings of High-Speed Railways
137,800.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2017
40
MOHE FRGS
Tee Tiam Ting
A study of utilization of quaternary ammonium salts as reactive compound to produce antibacterial polyurethane coatings from functionalized palm oil based polyols
76,200.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2016
41
MOHE FRGS
Ng Tan Ching
The Development Of Lean Manufacturing Sustainability Model In Malaysia’s Manufacturing Industry
60,030.00
1 Dec 2014 - 30 Nov 2017
42
MOHE FRGS
Chai Tsun Thai
Purification and Identification of Antiproliferative and Antiglucosidase Peptides from Malaysian Seagrasses, Marine Sponges, and Soft Corals
100,000.00
1 June 2013 – 31 May 2015
43
MOHE FRGS
Say Yee How
Elucidation of the Role of Alpha-and Gamma-synuclein in the Brain-adipose Axis: A Common Link Between Obesity and Parkinson's Disease
120,000.00
1 July 2013 – 30 June 2015
44
MOHE ERGS
Huang Yuk Feng
Stochastic Weather Generator for Rainfall and its Spatial-Temporal Variation Analysis in an Era of Varying Climate
83,000.00
1 October 2013 – 30 September 2016
45
MOHE ERGS
Lim Poh Im
In Search of Healthy Places: A Review of Design, Planning and Implementation of Contemporary Urban Affordable Housing in Malaysia
54,500.00
1 June 2013 - 31 May 2015
46
MOHE FRGS
Yeap Kim Ho
Development of a Fundamental and Accurate Formulation to Optimize the Optical Performance of Radio Telescopes at Terahertz Frequencies.
78,000
1 Dec 2013 - 30 Nov 2016
47
MOHE FRGS
Lee Poh Foong
A study on ferromagnetism coating onto gold nanoparticles and its effect on bone and lung cancer cells
133,000
1 Dec 2013 - 30 Nov 2015
48
MOHE FRGS
Chew Choy Hoong
Elucidation of the effects of lauric acid on key atherogenic mediators and their cell signaling cascades in Human Monocytic THP-1 cells
147,000
1 Dec 2013 - 30 Nov 2015
49
MOHE FRGS
Wong Chin Yoong
Firewall against Virulent Capital Flows in Malaysia: Institutional Design and Mechanism
57,000
1 Dec 2013 - 30 Nov 2015
50
MOHE FRGS
Lee Siew Peng
Competitiveness of Islamic Banking in the Malaysian financial system
49,000
1 Dec 2013 - 30 Nov 2015
51
MOHE FRGS
Wong Wey Lim
Identification of chemical and mechanical cues that may enhance the performance of insect parasitoids in pest control.
89,000
1 Dec 2013 - 30 Nov 2015
52
MOHE FRGS
Lim Ying Pio
Scandium modified aluminium alloys in gravity die casting to improve mechanical properties
118,000
1 Dec 2013 - 30 Nov 2015
53
MOHE FRGS
Neo Kian Eang
Metal Binding Study of Rice Metallothionein
80,000.00
1 Jul 2012 - 30 June 2014
54
MOHE FRGS
Yip Foo Win 
Aldol Condensation of M(I)(aa)X: Synthesis and Characterization (M=meta(II); I=Intercalating or Insertor Ligand; aa = L- and D-amino acid; X- = chloride or nitrate anion)
90,000.00
1 May 2012 - 30 April 2014
55
MOHE FRGS
Ng Teong Kuen @ Wang Chan Chin
The Study of Visco-Plastic Deformation Behaviour of Yttrium-Modified A356 Aluminum Alloy in Semi-Solid State Metal Forming and the Strain-Rate Sensitivity of Material Flow Stress by Finite Element Simulation
80,100.00
1 Jul 2012 - 30 June 2014
56
MOHE FRGS
Lee Tin Sin
Innovative Approach Of Utilization Carbon Dioxide Polymerization Agent For Epoxy To Produce Green Polymeric Material For Sustainable Environment
76,780.00
1 Sept 2012 - 31 Aug 2014
57
MOHE FRGS
Teoh Lay Eng
A Sustainable Model For Fleet Management Under Stochastic Demand
36,000.00
1 Jul 2012 - 30 June 2014
58
MOHE FRGS
Siah Poh Chua
Motivation of Learning, Coping Strategies and Quality of Life Among Parents of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
30,000.00
1 June 2012 - 31 May 2013
59
MOHE ERGS
Chin Siew Kian
Electromagnetic-force-assisted Drying Technique
53,000.00
1 Aug 2012 - 31 Jul 2013
76
MOHE FRGS
Gan Seng Chiew
2-methoxy-1, 4 naphthquinone (MNQ) in regulating protein kinase C and its downstream signaling pathway
135,500.00
1 Jan 2012 - 31 Dec 2013
60
MOHE FRGS
Chua Kuan Chin
Robust Inference Methods for a Class of Distributions Arising from Polynomial Sequences and Convolutions
57,000.00
1 June 2011-31 May 2013
61
MOHE FRGS
Eng Yoke Kee
Carbon Dioxide Emission, Exports and Economic Performance in Malaysia: The Role of Institutional Innovations
30,000.00
1 May 2011 - 31 Oct 2012
62
MOHE FRGS
Faidz Abd Rahman
Study of Biological Components Immobization on Polymer-Based Film and Its Effects on the Characteristics of a Long Period Optical Fiber Biosensor
70,000.00
1 Apr 2011 - 31 Mar 2013
63
MOHE FRGS
Goh Sing Yau
Effects of Chronic Electrical Stimulation on Dissociated Cortical Networks
53,000.00
1 Apr 2011 - 31 Mar 2013
64
MOHE FRGS
Goh Yong Kheng
A Critical Evaluation on the Robustness and Susceptibility of Information Theoretic Based Whole-genome Phylogenetic Trees
55,900.00
1 May 2011 - 31 Oct 2012
65
MOHE FRGS
Han Kwai Hin
Site-occupancy, GIS Mapping of Distribution, and Geographic Differentiation of Acoustic Characters in the Malayan Agile Gibbon Hylobates agilis
40,000.00
-
66
MOHE FRGS
Khoo Hooi Ling
Gridlock Analysis for Conventional Roundabout System
44,500.00
1 May 2011 - 31 Oct 2012
67
MOHE FRGS
Khor Siak Wang
Intelligent Surveillance System (ISS) - Snatch Theif Prevention System
63,000.00
1 July 2011-31 Dec 2012
68
MOHE FRGS
Lee Min Lee
Effect of Microbial Calcite Cementation on the Shear Strength and Permeability of Tropical Residual Soil
34,000.00
1 Mar 2011 - 28 Feb 2013
69
MOHE FRGS
Lim Yang Mooi
Evaluation of Maslinic Acid in Inducing Phase II Detoxifying/Anti-oxidant Enzymes Via Activation of Nuclear Factor Erythroid-2 Related Factor (Nrf2) signalling pathway in HepG2 Cells
83,000.00
1 July 2011-30 June 2013
70
MOHE FRGS
Mohd Nizam
Initiating Cyber-Entrepreneurship in Higher Education in Malaysia
40,000.00
1 March 2011-31 May 2012
71
MOHE FRGS
Ng Yen Kaow
On The Computational Complexity and Efficient Computation of Several Well-Known Problems in the Study of 3D Protein Structures
57,500.00
1 July 2011-30 June 2013
72
MOHE FRGS
Wong Chin Yoong
Betting on the rise of China: Beneficial or Detrimental to Malaysian Economy?
25,000.00
1 March 2011 - 30 Sept 2012
73
MOHE FRGS
Yong Chin Khian
Analyzing Partially Confounded Factorial Conjoint Choice Experiments Using Generalized Linear Mixed Models 
53,500.00
1 June 2011-31 May 2013
74
MOHE FRGS
Wong Chee Woon
Research on novel non-imaging optics to improve the efficiency of concentrator photovoltaic system
80,000.00
8 Jul 2011 - 7 Jul 2013
75
MOHE FRGS
Goi Bok Min
Facial biometrics based fuzzy identification schemes
22,500.00
1 Dec 2011 - 30 Nov 2013
77
MOHE FRGS
Cheng Ming Yu
Diaspora, brain circulation and international talent networking
29,000.00
1 Jul 2011 - 31 Dec 2012
78
MOHE FRGS
Choong Chee Keong
The role of China's foreign direct investment in Malaysia: A comparative analysis
40,000.00
1 Aug 2011 - 31 Jan 2013
79
MOHE FRGS
Chong Yee Lee
Artificial intelligence for equity market analysis
25,000.00
1 Jul 2011 - 31 Dec 2012
80
MOHE FRGS
Cheah Phaik Kin
Planned change and online instruction: A holistic analysis of policies, role of institutions, and the perspectives of educators and students in institutions of higher learning in Malaysia
50,000.00
1 Oct 2011 - 30 Sept 2013
81
MOHE ERGS
Hii Siew Ling
Potential Use of Local Macroalgae Biomass for Bioethanol Production Towards Sustainable Energy Generation
110,000.00
1 Oct 2011 - 30 Sept 2013
82
MOHE ERGS
Chew Kuew Wai
Autonomous Amphibious Vehicle Navigation using Partially Observable Markov Decision Processes (POMDP) 
48,000.00
1 Sept 2011 - 31 Aug 2013
83
MOHE ERGS
Khoo Hooi Ling
Developing A Reliable Real Time Congestion Mapping Tool
122,500.00
1 Nov 2011 - 31 Oct 2013
84
MOHE ERGS
Goi Bok Min
Design of Provably Secure Attribute-Based Encryption Scheme for Body Sensor Networks in Connected Healthcare Systems
74,550.00
1 Aug 2011 - 31 Jul 2013
85
MOHE LRGS (Fund from UM, Project Leafer)
Ha Sie Tiong
Fundamental Study on Rational Molecular Design of High-Efficiency and Long Lifetime Organic Solar Cell
134,998.00
1 Dec 2011 - 30 Nov 2014
86
MOHE LRGS (Fund from UKM, Project Leader)
Wong Hann Ling
Genetic Improvement for Durable Resistance to Post-Pathogen in Rice
117,000.00
1 July 2011 - 30 June 2015
##
MOHE FRGS
Phoon Lee Quen 
The Development of High-throughput Molecular Diagnostic Tools for the Specific Detection of Pathogens in Piltaya (Hylocereus sp.)
40,000.00
1 March 2011 - 31 March 2012
##
MOHE FRGS
Loo Joo Ling
The Effect of Seaweed and Fish By-Products as Protein Substitution on the Growth and Biochemical Properties of Kelah Fish (Tor tambroides)
40,000.00
1 June 2011 - 31 March 2013
##
MOHE FRGS
Loh Han Chern
Association Study between Glutamate Genes (Neureulin 1, Dystrobrevin Binding Protein 1 and V-akt-murine Thymonia Viral Oncogene Homolog 1) and Schizophrenia in Malaysian Population
82,500.00
1 Jan 11 - 31 Dec 12
##
MOHE FRGS
Wong Hann Ling
Development of Selectable Markers for Mitochondrial Transformation
63,000.00
1 Mar 11 - 28 Feb 2013
##
MOHE FRGS
Rajkumar a/l Durairaj
A Study of Carbon Nano-tubes (CNTs) based Isotropic Conductive Adhesives as an Environmental Friendly Electronics Interconnect Material
47,000.00
1 Jul 11 - 30 June 13
##
MOHE FRGS
Yong Yun Thung
Investigation of the Fundamental Behaviour of Arc-Induced Long Period Fibre Grating
34,000.00
1 June 11 - 31 May 13
87
MOHE FRGS
Tang Pek Yee
Association studies of neurotransmitter gene polymorphisms with schizophrenia in the Malaysian population
51,200.00
1 Jun 2010 - 31 May 2012
88
MOHE FRGS
Goh Khang Wen
A New Computational Analysis Pipeline for the Production of Substrate and Co-substrate Binding Sites of Isopenicillin N Synthase Related Non-haem Iron-dependent Oxygenases and Oxidases
30,000.00
1 May 2010 - 31 Oct 2011
89
MOHE FRGS
Chen Huey Voon
Some properties of subsets of finite groups
41,600.00
1 Jun 2010 - 31 May 2012
90
MOHE FRGS
Chong Kok Keong
Feasibility Study of Constructing World Largest Single- Stage Solar Furnace System Using Non-Imaging Focusing Heliostat for Approaching Sun-Surface Temperature
36,800.00
1 Jun 2010 - 31 May 2012
91
MOHE FRGS
Lim Yun Seng
Investigation of the Potential Contribution on Mini Nuclear Power Generators Towards Energy Security, Power System Operation and Environmental Issues in Malaysia
44,800.00
1 Jul 2010 - 31 Dec 2011
92
MOHE FRGS
Lisa Ong Gaik Ai
Isolation and Production Fungal Lipase in Solid State Fermentation
45,600.00
1 Jun 2010 - 31 May 2012
93
MOHE FRGS
Chew Chow Hoong
Molecular Regulation of Ghrelin by pro-inflammatory cytokines in human pancreatic cell lines: a study towards the molecular mechanisms of acute pancreatitis
98,000.00
1 Jun 2010 - 31 May 2012
94
MOHE FRGS
Ezra Morris 
Fundamental Studies on Ionic liquid based biodegradable polymer electrolytes towards environmentally friendly power sources
32,000.00
1 Aug 2010 - 31 Jul 2012
95
MOHE FRGS
Lim Ying Pio
The Development of Yitrium-Titanium-Boron refiner to improve metallurgical and mechanical properties of Al-Si alloys castings
24,000.00
1 May 2010 - 30 Apr 2011
96
MOHE FRGS
Hii Siew Ling
Development of bioethanol fermentation process in stirred tank reactor using coconut husk as biomass resource
32,000.00
1 Jun 2010 - 30 Sept 2011 
97
MOHE FRGS
Siew Pei Hwa
An Evolutionay Maturity Model for Implementation of Enterprise Business Intelligence
24,000.00
1 Jul 2010 - 30 Jun 2011
98
MOHE FRGS
Choong Chee Keong
Foreign Direct Investment, Economic Growth and Institutional Innovations: The Cross-National Evidence
20,000.00
1 May 2010 - 30 Apr 2011
99
MOHE FRGS
Lim Chee Seong
Consumptions, Spending and Investment Behaviours of Malaysian Generation Y
25,000.00
1 Jun 2010 - 30 Nov 2011
##
MOHE FRGS
Lim Yet Mee
The Economic Impact of Climate Change on Food Security of Malaysia
20,000.00
1 May 2010 - 31 Oct 2011
##
MOHE FRGS
Chee Swee Yong
Synthesis and Characterization of a Novel Super-absorbent Based on Chemically Modified Cotton Fibers from Cottonwood Tree
42,140.00
1 Nov 2010 - 31 Oct 2012
##
MOHE
Yee Seow Voon, Angelina
Strategic Performance Measurement System, Governance and Auditing Process of University-Industry Strategic Collaboration in Malaysia
 
96,000.00
July 2008 - December 2008