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 2010 CYCLE 1

 
No Project Leader Title  of Project Amount Awarded Duration Status
1 Yong Yun Thung  Fabrication Of Arc-Induced Long Period Fiber Grating Using Vision-Controlled Auto-System  36,100.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Completed
2 Dr. Yap Vooi Voon Developing a Smart Camera For Human Tracking   12,000.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011

Extended 31 Dec 2011

Completed
3 Wong Ling Yong Domestic Wastewater Treatment Using Hybrid Membrane Bioreactor 29,700.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
 
Completed
4 Lai Koon Chun Design and Development of a Mobile Electrostatic Charge Eliminator   7,400.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Completed
5 Dr. Soh Chit Siang Monitoring of Power Consumption and Generation from Solar Panels using Smart Meter 28,450.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Completed
6 Toh Tien Choon  Developing a Web-Based Database System for Estimating the Preliminary Buildings Cost 4,000.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Completed
7 Teoh Lay Eng Impacts of Budget Airlines in Modeling Mode Choice of Travelers 7,800.00 1 Oct 2010 - 30 Sept 2011 Completed
8 Dr.Tan Chor Min Reliability Analysis and Characterization of Advanced WLANs For Next-Generation Networking 31,500.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Terminated
9 Dr. Wang Xin Low Cost Robust Wave front Measurement Technique for VLSI Water Surface Inspection 151,400.00 1 Aug 2010 –
30  July 2011
Completed
10 Mr Lim Khong Leng Routing Protocol for Dynamic Wireless Sensor Networks 2,000.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Completed
12 Dr.Lim Eng Hock Evaluation of Wideband Circularly Polarized Antennas in MIMO Propagation Channel 12,000.00 1 July 2010 –
31 Dec 2010
Completed
13 Dr.Goi Bok Min Design and Implementation of Secure Attribute-Based Encryption for Body Sensor Networks 33,900.00 1 Aug  2010 –
31 July 2011
Completed
14 Ms Chong Bee Ling The Roles Of Graduate Quantity Surveyors in Malaysian Construction Industry 4,350.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Completed
15 Mr Chai Tong Yuen Gated 3D Facial Recognition System 8,000.00 1 Aug 2010 –
30  July 2011
Completed
16 Dr Lim Yang Mooi 3D culture and expansion of human mesenchymal stem cells (Hmsc) with novel microcarriers 150,922.00 1st Dec 2010 -
30 Nov 2011

Extension

Completed
17 Dr Sim Yee Wai Interactive KIOSK For Medical Consultation By Implementing Enhanced Case-Based Reasoning Approach Using Pattern Recognition And Machine Learning Methods 32,000.00 1st Dec 2010 -
30 Nov 2011

 

Terminated
18 Dr Khor Siak Wang Automating the Tracking of Snatch Thieves on Path Analysis 24,000.00 1 july 2010 –
30 june 2011
Completed
19 Dr.Khor Siak Wang Detection of Snatch Thieves Based on Gaze Analysis 24,500.00 1 july 2010 –
30 june 2011
Completed
20 Dr.Kok Jin Kuan The Provision of Counseling Service in the Secondary Schools of Perak state ,Malaysia 29,470.00 1 july 2010 –
30 june 2011
Completed
21 Mr Gerard Sagaya Raj A Case Study of Malaysian gay men with HIV – Double Oppression, Stress and Ways of Redemption. 1,350.00 1 july 2010 –
30 june 2011
Completed
22 Dr.Hnin Pwint Aung  Investigation Of Hypothetic Ways Of Degradation For Polycarbonate Baby Bottles Under Real Use Conditions For The Release Of Bisphenol A For The Risk Minimization Of The Consumers, Especially Of The Babies 59,000.00 1 Sept 10-
31 Aug 11
Completed
23 Dr.Chew Choy Hoong Study on the Prevalence and Dissemination of Integrons in Multidrug Resistant Clinical Isolates of Gram Negatives Bacteria From Hospitals in Malaysia 24,500.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Completed
24 Tee Chong Saing Construction of stage -specific floral Cdna clnes and identification of pathogen specific EST/s from Phaseolus vulgaris 114,000.00 31 July 2010 –
30 june 2011
Decline
25 Dr Ha Sie Tiong Synthesis  and Physical Properties of Symmetrical and Non-Symmetrical Dimer Liquid Crystals 12,500.00 1st Oct 10 - 30 Sep 10 Completed
26 Ho Ying Chan Malaysia –Indonesia Bilateral Relation: Key Problems and Possible Solutions  8,000.00 1 July 2010 –
30 June 2011
Decline