Vacancy (Research Scholarship Scheme)

Project Title
Blending Effects of Diethyl Ether and Ethanol on the Combustion and Emission Behaviours of Malaysian Palm Biodiesel Droplet.
Sg Long Campus
Appointment Duration
June 2019 - May 2020
No. of Vacancy
1 (one) Master Candidate
RM2,200.00 per month
Education Level
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical/Chemical/Mechatronics or Physics
Specific Skills / Knowledge Required
Fundamentals in Combustion; Basic Knowledge in MATLAB and CFD simulation; Candidate must have good English writing and interpersonal skills and can with minimal supervision.
Job Description
A research assistant position leading to master’s degree by research in Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Sungai Long Campus.
The candidate is required to setup a droplet combustion experiment consisting of a proper integrated hi-speed camera, emission analyzer.
The project aims to explore the effects of diethyl ether and ethanol for improving the combustion and emission characteristics of Malaysian palm biodiesel by using single droplet experiment.
How to apply
If you are interested, please contact Dr Ooi Jong Boon via email at