UTAR Research Fund Projects

 

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As a first step to encourage research activities among academic staff, UTAR established UTAR Research Fund (UTARRF) as an internal research grant scheme designed to provide seed funding to support UTAR researchers particularly those who are in the embryonic stages of building up their experience to secure external research grants.

The application for UTARRF has been currently scheduled as follow:



UTARRF RECIPIENTS FOR YEAR 2008
 

No Project Leader Title  of Project Amount Awarded Duration Status
1 Mr Loganathan Krishnan  The role of auditors in the context of corporate governance RM4,900.00 1 March 2008 ~ 1 March 2009 Completed
2 Dr Jin Jin Chinese Intellectuals to the South Seas: Yu Dafu(郁达夫), Hu Yuzhi(胡愈之), Lin Yutang(林语堂) and the Modern Malayan Culture  RM9,400.00 1 March 2008 ~ 1 March 2009 Completed




Cycle 1

No Project Leader Title  of Project Amount Awarded Duration Status
1 Dr Khoo Hooi Ling An Evaluation Study of Advanced Traffic management Strategies in Developing Country: A Case Study of Malaysia RM5,000.00 1 May 2009 ~ 30 April 2010 Completed
2 Mr Ng Wee Kiat Real time Data Acquisition and Stimulus generator for Multi Electrode Array (MEA) RM3,000.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Completed
3 Mr Raja Kumar Vadivelu Multi Electrode Array (MEA) - Based Recording of Neuronal Activity from Organotypic cortical slices: Spontaneous and Stimulated Activities RM35,000.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Extension: 31 Dec 2011 Completed
4 Dr Rajkumar a/l Durairaj Development of environmental friendly electrical conductive adhesives (ECAs) as a replacement to lead based solder materials in electronic manufacturing sector RM23,000.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Completed
5 Dr Ramesh a/l T. Subramaniam Lithium ion conduction in ionic liquid based nanocomposite polymer electrolytes in an approach towards environmentally friendly power sources RM8,800.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Completed
6 Dr Kho Chiew Ling Isolation and Characterizations of Magnetotactic Bacteria RM60,200.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Completed
7 Dr Tan Ching Siong Simulation of Automous Amphibious Vehicle in Tropical Flooding Rescue Support Mission RM53,700.00 1 March 2009 ~ 31 July 2010 Completed
8 Dr Sim Kooi Mow Isolation, Structural Characterization and Antioxidant Activity of Bioactive Xanthones from the pericarp of Garcinia Mangostana RM55,200.00 4 May 2009 ~ 30 Feb 2010 Completed
9 Dr Say Yee How Quantitative Detection and Identification of Bacillus Cereus in Rice RM56,200.00 15 April 2009 ~ 14 April 2010 Completed
10 Dr Lai Soon Onn Personal Exposure to In-Vehicle Particulate Matters during journeys to University Campus RM57,200.00 1 August 2009 ~ 31 July 2010 change 1 Jan 2010 -31 Dec 2010 Completed
11 Dr Lew Kim Lung Robust solid state gas sensor for automotive hydrogen safety application RM74,200.00 15 June 2009 ~ 14 June 2010 Extension: 31 Dec 2010 Completed
12 Prof. Dr Chung Boon Kuan Wideband Microwave phase shiffer and its Applications RM37,500.00 1 October 2009 - 30 September 2010 Completed
13 Prof. Dr Ewe Hong Tat LED Array System with Adaptive Radiation Patter RM37,100.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Extension: 30 Sep 2010 Completed
14 Dr. Liew Soung Yue The Optimum Paths-Finding Algorithm in α+1 Protection for Resilient Network Communications RM29,700.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Close as obtain External Funding
15 Dr. Wong Siew Fan Understanding Turnover Intentions of Malaysian IT Professionals in the IT Services Industry RM35,000.00 1 February 2009 ~ 31 January 2010 Extension 30 April 2010 Completed
16 Ms Ng Wei Shean General Preservers of Classical Adjoint on Matrices RM3,500.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Completed
17 Mr. Teoh Chee Hooi Hybrid Location-Based Data Server for Web, Wireless and Mobile Systems RM10,800.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Terminated
18 Dr Chia Oai Peng China and Ethic Chinese in Southeast Asia: A study of Cultural Continuity and Identity RM35,200.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Extension: 31 August 2010 Completed
19 Dr Wu Ming Chu The Impact of Economic Development on the Change in Leadership's Case Study in Sekinchan Selangor RM5,700.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Extension: 31 August 2010 Completed
20 Dr. Jin Jin The study of fiction in Chinese by Malaysian Expatriates in Taiwan RM14,200.00 1 March 2009 ~ 28 Feb 2010 Completed
21 Dr Choo Wou Onn The Development and Evaluation of a Computer Based Learning (CBL) Modules for Independent Learning of Moodle (CBLIL) RM38,200.00 1 May 2009 ~ 30 April 2010 Extension 31 Oct 2010 Completed
22 Ms.Tee Shiau Foon  Development of Schizophrenia sensor using molecular  beacon RM40,00.00 15 May 2009 -14 May 2010 Extension 14 Nov 2010 Completed