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Funds From MOSTI (MOSTI)
No. Grant/Collaborators Project Leader Title of Project Amount (RM) Duration  Status
1 MOSTI Science Fund Liew Soung Yue Generic Scheduling Algorithms For All-Optical Shared-Buffer Timeslot/Packet/Burst Switches   155,998.00 December 2006 to 30/11/2008 Completed
2 MOSTI Science Fund Tay Yong Haur Research And Development Of An Embedded Platform For Computer Vision Applications   367,997.00 December 2006 to 30/9/2008  Completed
3 MOSTI Science Fund Elok Robert Tee Development Of A Comprehensive Framework For Forensics Examination And Investigation Of Systemic Information Processes: A Research Study On Application Of Information Forensics On Development And Operation Of Bioinformatics Systems   102,236.00 December 2006 to May 2008  Completed
4 MOSTI Science Fund Choo Quok Cheong In Situ Expression Of Nifh Genes In Natural Microbial Assemblages Of Malaysian Soil Using Quantitative Pcr   180,995.00 December 2006 to May 2009 Completed
5 MOSTI Science Fund Anthony Ho Siong Hock An Investigation Of The Combined Efficacy Of Light Activated Photosensitizing Compounds And Chemotherapeutic Agents On Human Cancer Cell Lines   196,796.00  December 2006 to March 2009 Completed
6 MOSTI Science Fund Goh Sing Yau Development Of A Brain-Computer Interface System For Control Of Prosthetic Arm And Other Devices   248,676.00 December 2006 to June 2009 Completed
7 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Ying Pio Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Squeeze Cast A356 Al-Si Alloy Inoculated with Tic     92,498.00 December 2006 to 1/4/2009 Completed
8 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Yun Seng Investigating The Potential Of Harnessing Ocean Energy In Malaysia For Electricity Generation Using Simulation Approach     92,994.00 December 2006 to December  08 (24 months) Completed
9 MOSTI Science Fund Teh Geok Bee Investigation Of Silicon Nanocrystals: Synthesis, Structural And Properties Characterisations     72,998.00 December 2006 to  November 2008 (23 months) Completed
10 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Tong Ming / Tan Teik Boon (UTAR collaborator) To design and develop A Ubiquitous Object-oriented Database Kernel using P2P Grid-based Storage Sharing Techniques and auto-synch Access Methods (for a distributed network using ad-hoc networking provided by wireless PDAs and notebooks in remote locations   102,500.00 October 2007 - 30/6/2009  Completed
11 MOSTI Science Fund Goh Yong Kheng  Computational functional genomic of palindrome-like RNA : A study on genome-wide palindromes distribution and its application on organism complexity discrimination     74,200.00 October 2007 - 31/07/2009 (18 months) Completed
12 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Soo King Development and Improvement of Metamorphic High Electron Mobility Transistor (MHEMT) for 60 GHz Infrastructure/Ad-Hoc Wireless Network Switching Communication System   263,100.00 October 2007 - 30/09/2009  Completed
13 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Yang Mooi  An investigation of the chemopreventive mechanisms of maslinic acid on PMA-induced tumorigenesis   248,000.00 October 2007 - March 2010 Completed
14 MOSTI Science Fund Ng Chew Hee Nucleolytic and anticancer properties of insulin-mimetic vanadium, zinc and cobaltcomplexes   265,000.00 September 2007 - Jan 2010 (29 months) Completed
15 MOSTI Science Fund Adeline Ting Su Yien  The effect of additives and enrichment materials in enhancing the viability and efficacy of formulated beneficial microbes   135,000.00 October 2007 to December 2009 Completed
16 MOSTI Science Fund Ramani d/o Poospooragi Production of Flavonoid Compounds in Cell Cultures of Ficus deltoidea (Mas Cotek)   198,600.00 October 2007 to 31 December 2009 Completed
17 MOSTI Science Fund Chew Choy Hoong Identification of the molecular mechanisms of intracellular TNF-alpha signalling pathways underlying the regulation of peroxisome proliferator receptor alpha (PPARalpha) during inflammation   250,000.00 October 2007 to March 2010  Completed
18 MOSTI Science Fund Chee Swee Yong Synthesis of Biodegradable Superabsorbent Polymers   184,000.00 September 2007- 31 November 2009 Completed
19 MOSTI Science Fund Yee Seow Voon, Angelina  Strategic collaborative success factors and sustainability indicators of Academia Industry Collaboration in Malaysia   125,620.00 September 2007- August 2009 (24 months) Completed
20 MOSTI Science Fund Wong Ching Lee  Dye removal using seaweeds   215,700.00 October 2007- 31 March 2010 Completed
21 MOSTI Science Fund Adeline Ting Su Yien Screening for beneficial endophytes from various host species for the management of Fusarium wilt of banana   198,000.00 November 2007- September 2010 Completed
22 MOSTI Science Fund Teh Geok Bee Investigation of the photoluminescence and antimobial properties of silver nanoparticles   140,000.00 November 2007- October 2009 (24 months) Completed
23 MOSTI Science Fund Wong Siew Fan Examining factors influencing the intention to outsource strategic IT activities offshore using a card-sorting methodology and the Theory of Planned Behaviour     53,600.00 December 2007-30/6/2009 Completed
24 MOSTI Science Fund Chong Kok Keong Development of Integrated Concentrating Photovoltaic-Stirling Engine System using Triple-Junction Solar Cells and Indigenous Non-Imaging Focusing Technology   294,260.00 March 2008 - February 2010 (24 months) Completed
25 MOSTI Science Fund Tay Yong Haur Research and Development of an Automated Approach in Detecting Text Regions in Images based on Machine Learning Techniques   109,940.00 May 2008- 30 April 2010 Completed
26 MOSTI Science Fund Chang Yun Fah Chinese Speech-Character Converter for Hearing and Speaking Disabled Person   115,942.00 July 2008 - Jun 2010 (24 months) Completed
27 MOSTI Science Fund Say Yee How Elucidation of the Neuroprotective properties of the cellular prion protein: Interaction with Parkinson's disease Alpha-Synuclein.   180,150.00 October 2008 - September 2010 (24 months) Completed
28 MOSTI Science Fund Hong Kai Sze Malay Phoneme Recognition for Continuous Utterance     48,650.00 Jan 2009 - June 2010 (18 mths) Completed
29 MOSTI Science Fund Khor Siak Wang Detecting and Recognizing of Intruders Through Behavioural Analysis   159,700.00 Dec 2008 - May 2010 (18 mths) Completed
30 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Yun Seng Research and Development of Highly Efficient and Durable Luminescent Solar Concentrators for Building Integrated Photovoltaic Systems   174,000.00 Apr 2009 - March 2011 (24 months) Completed
31 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Chan Kiang Synthesis and Cytotoxic Activities of New Xanthone Analalogues   189,800.00 Apr 2009 - March 2011 (24 months) Completed
32 MOSTI Science Fund Faidz Abd Rahman Modelling and Characterisation of Fiber Grating Sensor Devices with Nano-structured Au Coating     97,000.00 May 2008 - Apr 2010 (24 months)  Completed
33 MOSTI Brain Gain Back to Lab (Academy Sc Malaysia) Farida Habib Shah Beans Genomic   180,000.00 Jan 2009 - Jan 2010 Completed
34 MOSTI Science Fund Khoo Hooi Ling Bi-Objective Optimization of Bus Lanes Operations in Urban Cities   139,300.00 July 2009 - May 2011  (23 months) Completed
35 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Eng Hock The Dual-functional Solar Concentrator-Antenna Systems for Power Generation and Microwave Communication in Space Missions    198,000.00 Sept 2009 - August 2011  (24 months) Completed
36 MOSTI Brain Gain Lim Yun Seng Use of An Integrated Energy Storage and Facts Device on Distirbution Networks for Improving Power Quality Issues Caused by Intermittent Renewable Energy Sources   109,900.00 1 Sept 2009 - 28 April 2011 Completed
37 MOSTI Science Fund Gulnaziya Issabayeva Development of hybrid porous heavy metal adsorbents by modification of palm shell activated carbon   186,250.00 October 2009 - September 2011 (24 months) Completed
38 MOSTI Science Fund Liew Soung Yue ALPHA+1: A Resource-Efficient Path Protection Scheme for Uninterrupted Network Communications   101,700.00 November 2009 - April 2011 (18 months) Completed
39 MOSTI Science Fund Sim Kooi Mow Synthesis, characterization and Cytotoxic Activity of New 1,2,4-Triazole Schiff and Mannich Bases incorporating a Halogenated Indole Moiety   175,000.00 November 2009 - October 2011 (24 months) Completed
40 MOSTI Science Fund Tan Ching Seong (PI Lee Kok Yong had resigned) Develop a new technique to reduce Finite Element Analysis Model derivation time and adoptable by commercial packages.       125,800.00 March 2010 - February 2012 (24 months) Ongoing
41 MOSTI Brain Gain Tan Ching Seong FPGA based Real-Time Vehicle Control System using Partially Observable Markov Decision Processes (POMDP) 59,720.70 27 Oct 2010 - 26 Jan 2011 Completed
42 MOSTI Science Fund Goh Sing Yau To develop a Brain- computer Interface system using steady state visual evoked potentials for communication 278,000.00 1 July 2011- 30 June 2013 Ongoing
43 MOSTI Science Fund Lim Yun Seng Research and Development of a Hybrid Luminescent and Holographic Solar Concentrator Integrated with Bi-Facial Solar Cells 265,400.00 1 Sept 2011- 31 August 2013 Ongoing
44 MOSTI Science Fund Alan Ong Han Kiat Identification of breast and prostate cancer stem cell DNA marker and evaluation of chemotherapeutic drugs on derived cancer stem cells 214,000.00 1 Jan 2012-31 December 2013 Ongoing
45 MOSTI Science Fund Wong Hann Ling Genetic engineering of Agrobacterium tumefaciens for enhanced plant transformation 167,320.00 1 Jan 2012-31 December 2013 Ongoing
46 MOSTI Science Fund Huang Yuk Feng Modelling Water Resources and Stormwater Management Strategiesfor Large Scale Dual-Function Rainwater Tanks Incorporating Climate Change and Urbanisation Scenarios 179,950.00 1 Jan 2012-31 December 2013 Ongoing
47 MOSTI Science Fund Lee Tin Sin Development Of Antimicrobial Food Packaging Plastic Film Byutilizing Odourless Garlic Oil For Better Safe And Prolong Food Storage 93,635.00 1 Jan 2012-31 Dec 2013 Ongoing
48 MOSTI Flagship Programme Goh Sing Yau To Develop a Pre-commercial Prototype of a Brain-Computer-Interface (BCI) Wheelchair 2,799,400.00 1 Oct 2012 - 30 Sept 2014 Ongoing
49 MOSTI ScienceFund Chong Kok Keong Research and Development On Secondary Optics In Dense Array Concentrator Photovoltaic System 200,000.00 1 Oct 2012 - 30 Sept 2014 Ongoing