Approved Internal Research Grants

Project LeaderResearch ID No.Project Title
2021
Suzy Rini anak Gindi1/2021/02Nutrition Bar from Local Ingredients
Taharah Edin1/2021/03Morphology and Mechanical Properties of Plastic and Natural Fiber as Biorenewable Natural Fiber Plastic Composite Materials
Dr. Geno Peter1/2021/04Smart Fault Monitoring and Normalizing of A Power Distribution System
Dr. Mazizah Ezdiani bt Mohamad (UJRP)1/2021/05Physical Characterization and Stabilization of Peat Soil using Silica Fume-Bitumen Emulsion
Ir. Dr. Prashobh Karunakaran1/2021/06Extension of Providing Water Supply for Kampung Abit, Sri Aman
Wong Chee Chung (Top Down)2/2021/01Pipe Burst vulnerability Map for Sibu Water Board (SWB)

Wong Ling Ai2/2021/04Optimal placement and sizing of BESS considering 'duck curve' issue using enhanced whale optimisation algorithm
Nor Asrina bt Ramlee2/2021/09Investigation on Antenna Material and Operational Amplifier Model for Measuring Electric Fields from Lightning Flashes
Abdul Fattah bin Ab Razak2/2021/11The optimisation of physically stable pasteurised kenaf seed beverage with application of response surface methodology
Dr. Sebastian Dayou3/2021/02Effects of Surfactants on The Dispersion Stability and Heat Transfer Performance of Hybrid Nanofluid Containing Graphene Nanoplatelet and Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube
2020
Ellisha anak Iling1/2020/01Design and Development of a Small-Scale Filament Winding Machine
Dr. Dayang Siti Hazimmah Ali2/2020/01Performance Studies of Polythylene Terepthalate Concrete Brick for Construction of Building
Ir. Sie Teck Sung2/2020/06Production of Hydrothermal Biochar for Environmental Remediation
Tonny Ling Heng Yew2/2020/09Integrated Wireless Electronic Healthcare Sensing and Monitoring System
Mohammad Hafsanjani bin Salleh3/2020/01Application of Reverse Osmosis to Pre-Concentrate Nipa Fruticans Sap in Gula Apong Processing
Dr. Ting Tiew Wei4/2020/06High-Performance Graphene-Based Coolant for Thermal Efficiency Enhancement of Automotive Radiator
Dr. Yong Ching Yee (Prototype)4/2020/10A Prototype: Distribution Board with SCADA and IoT
2019
Nurhayatie binti Sajali1/2019/02Detection of Porcine DNA from Commercial Processed Meat Products in Sibu, Sarawak
Koh Chen Chung1/2019/03Optimisation of Prebiotics Extraction from Agro Industry Waste as Functional Food Ingredient
Farah Syahirah Abdul Shukri1/2019/05Physico-Chemical, Mechanical, Functional Properties and Storage Quality of Local Dabai Fruit (Canarium Odontophyllum Miq.)
Assoc Prof Dr. Hii Siew Ling1/2019/07Characterisation of Bioactive Compounds from Malaysian Kelulut Honey
Wong Ling Ai1/2019/08Optimal Allocation of Battery Energy Storage System in PV Integrated Power System for Power Quality Improvement
Dr. Mazizah Ezdiani bt Mohamad1/2019/09The Behaviour of Concrete Beam Reinforced with Basalt Fibre Reinforced Polymer under Static Load
Hwong Chia Shing2/2019/04Development of Stingless Bee Honey - Ginger Crystal
Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. A. Razak Yaacob2/2019/06Design and Fabrication of 3 Phase Ohmic Heating (OH) System for Fermentation and Digester with IoT Interface Module
Syazie Nordzaima3/2019/02Effectiveness of Local Agriculture and Industrial Wastes as Partial Cement Replacement in Sibu Peat Stabilization
Dr. Yong Ching Yee3/2019/07Wireless Power Transfer Charging Plate
Ir Dr Prashobh Karunakaran (UTP Matching Grant)4/2019/07Development of Micro Hydro Generator at Rural Area in Sarawak
Dr. Augustine Chioma Affam (UTP Matching Grant)4/2019/09Decision Support Systems Development for Water Monitoring for Peat Soil Management
Dr. Augustine Chioma Affam (UTP Matching Grant)4/2019/10Enhanced Sibu Peat by Monovalent, Divalent and Trivalent Cationic Reagent Grout Methods with Biochar Addition for Wetland Soil Development
Abdul Ismail Abdul Rani4/2019/11Investigation of Organic-Inorganic (PTAA/nSiGe) Hetero-Interface Barrier Effect on Optoelectric Properties
Capt (Rtd) Dr. Othman Inayatullah4/2019/13An Investigation of the Capability of the Stress Wave Statistical Analysis (SWSA) in Monitoring the Viscosity of Mineral Based Lubricant
Dr. Mastura Bujang (UTP Matching Grant)4/2019/14Utilization of Silica Waste for Peat Soil Stabilization
Kee Keh Kim4/2019/17Predictive Modelling of CO2 Emission based on Electricity Consumption
Dr. Augustine Chioma Affam (UTP Matching Grant)4/2019/20Constructed Wetland System for Peat Soil Ecosystem Restoration and Water Quality Analysis
2018
Abdul Fattah bin Ab Razak

1/2018/01
Production of Canned Kenaf (Hibiscus Cannabinus L.) Seed Milk
Dr. Sebastian Dayou
1/2018/03
Comparative Study on Heat Transfer Performance of Carbon Nanotube and Graphene-based Nanofluids in Heat Exchanger Application
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ling Jen Hua
2/2018/02
Behavior of Voided Reinforced Concrete Beams under Flexural and Shear Loads
Mohamad Saiful bin Sulaiman
2/2018/03
Bamboo and Gypsum Boards for Sound Absorbing Applications
Nasihah Mokhtar
2/2018/04
Evaluation of Four Composts from Wood Waste of Planted Timber Species for Peat Substitution in Nursery Utilization
Nor Asrina bt Ramlee
2/2018/06
Parallel Plate Antenna and Electronic Circuit Design for Measuring Electric Fields from Lightning Flashes
Wong Ling Ai
2/2018/07
Control Algorithm for Battery Energy Storage System to Improve the Performance of Power System
Dr. Dayang Siti Hazimmah Ali
2/2018/08
Fabrication of Paper from Oil Palm Frond Fibre
Koh Chen Chung
2/2018/10
Extraction of Prebiotics from Underutilised Native Plant Species as Functional Food Ingredient
Ir Dr Prashobh Karunakaran (Prototype)
2/2018/12
A Device to Provide Safety for High Voltage Switchgear Switching Personnel
Ir Dr. Sii How Sing
3/2018/02
Kaizen - The Toyota Way in Agricultural Industries
Peter Yek Nai Yuh (Prototype)
3/2018/03
Microwave Steam Activation System to Convert Palm Kernel Shell into Highly Activated Carbon
Peter Yek Nai Yuh
3/2018/04
Microwave-Assisted Torrefaction (MAT) Coupled with Waste Oil Activation: An Approach to Upgrade Fuel Product from Empty Fruit Bunch Pellet
Norhasmillah Abu Hassan
3/2018/05
Utilisation of Oil Palm Fibre for Membrane Water Treatment
Dr. Geno Peter
3/2018/07
Enhancement of Energy Meter with GSM Prepaid System and Protective Relay
Wong Chee Chung
3/2018/08
Ultrasonication and Hydrodynamic Cavitation (HC) Coupled with Advanced Oxidation Process (AOP) for Train Wash Wastewater (TWW) Treatment
Dr. Augustine Chioma Affam
3/2018/09
Train Wash Wastewater Treatment using Membrane Filtration System and Advanced Oxidation Process
Mastura Sani
3/2018/10
Detection of Genetically Modified Soy Bean in Food and Animal Feed Samples from Sarawak
Mohd Sabri Mohd Afandi
3/2018/11
A Study on Physicochemical Properties of Spray Dried Kelulut Honey Powder
Kee Keh Kim
3/2018/13
Design and Development of the Model of Cyber Physical System (CPS) to Support the Applications of IoT in Smart City
Dr. Sebastian Dayou
4/2018/02
Effects of Dispersion Stability on the Viscosity of Nanofluid Containing Multiwalled-Carbon Nanotubes
Dr. Mastura Bujang
4/2018/03
Performance of Oil Palm Fruit Ash (OPFA) as Binder Modifier in Asphaltic Concrete
Mohd Syafiq bin Abdullah
4/2018/04
Preparation of Hydroxiapatite from Decapterus Macrosoma Fishbone and Rhodomyrtus Tomentosa Extract as Potential Anti Hyperpigmentation Agent
Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Shahril Osman
4/2018/05
Development of Self-Sustainable Pyrolysis System to Convert Biomass into Biochar
Ir. Wong Chee Swee
4/2018/12
Production of Low Cost Bio-Adsorbent via Single-Step Microwave Steam Activation Technique for COD Removal of Landfill Leachate
AP. Dr. Ling Jen Hua
4/2018/13
Utilization of Palm Oil Industry By-Product in Mortar and Brick Production
Ir. Ngu Heng Jong
4/2018/16
Design and Development of Micro Hydro Turbine for Green Energy Extraction
Ir. Dr. Sii How Sing
4/2018/17
Design and Characterization of an 'Open Source'Pyrolyser for Bio Char Production for Smallholder Farmers
Lau Sie Yee
4/2018/18
Performance Analysis of Microwave Air Heater (MAH) for Agriculture Product Drying Application
Peter Yek Nai Yuh
4/2018/19
Production of Biochar from Oil Palm Waste through Vacuum Carbonizer for Mushroom Cultivation
Ir Dr Prashobh Karunakaran4/2018/21

Water Supply for Kampung Abit, Balai Ringin
2017
Dr. Geno Peter
1/2017/01
A Detailed Analysis of Electrical Power Generation using Synchronous and Asynchronous Motor
Assoc Prof Dr. Hii Siew Ling
2/2017/02
Study on Physiochemical and Functional Properties of Stingless Bee Honey Indigenous to Sarawak
Abdul Fattah bin Ab Razak
2/2017/03
Development of Table Spread by from Dabai (Canarium Odontophyllum Miq.) Fruit Kernel Powder
Dr. Dayang Siti Hazimmah Ali
2/2017/04
Risk and Reward of Green Building Material: A Study among Sarawak Construction Player in Kuching, Sibu & Miri
Assoc Prof Dr Mohd Zahid Abidin
2/2017/05
Design and Fabrication of Pulut Panggang Automated Grilling Machine (PPAGM)
Wong Chee Chung
2/2017/06
Modelling and Statistical Analysis for Removal of Boron from Wastewater: A Comparison of the Performance of Different Sorbent Materials and Adsorption-Flocculation Process
Dr. Augustine Chioma Affam
2/2017/07
Treatment of Palm Oil Mill Effluent (POME) Wastewater by Integration of Advanced Oxidation and Aerobic Sequencing Batch Reactor Process
Norhasmillah Abu Hassan
2/2017/08
Exploration of Potential Prospects of Dabai (Canarium Odontophyllum) Fruit for Better Nutritional Food Products
Dr. Ting Tiew Wei
3/2017/02
Heat Transfer Performance of Piezoelectric Actuated Spray Cooling in Automotive Radiator with Nanoparticle Suspension
Nisa 'Aqila binti Bakie
3/2017/05
Traffic Impact Assessment (TIA) of A New Development of Sibu Central
Dr. Mazizah Ezdiani bt Mohamad
4/2017/04
Investigation of Porous Concrete Fabricated with Bottom Ash and Geopolymeric Binder
Ir. Leong Wen Kam
4/2017/05
Study on Desludging Frequency on Septic Tanks at Residential and Commercial Area: A Sibu Case Study
Suzy Rini anak Gindi
4/2017/06
Ice Cream from the Outer Skin Waste Material of "Belimbing Hutan" (Baccaurea Angulata) Fruit
Ting Sing Tung
4/2017/09
Combustion and Emission Performance of Palm Oil Based Biofuel Produced from Sarawak in a Micro Gas Turbine System
Wong Chee Swee
4/2017/10
Investigation of Modified Ultrasonic Cavitation for Treatment of Palm Oil Mill Effluent Wastewater
Ir Dr Prashobh Karunakaran
4/2017/14
To Study the Feasibility of High Voltage Power Transmission using Bare Copper Cable Suspended within Carbon Steel Pipes Suspended with Ceramic Insulators
Samat Iderus
4/2017/17
A Study on Dielectric Parameters of Malaysia Based Palm Oil
2016
Dr. Dayang Siti Hazimmah Ali
1/2016/04
Cracking Mechanism in Durable Steel Fiber Reinforced Acrylic Emulsion Polymer Modified Concrete (SFRPMC)
Dr. Ting Tiew Wei
1/2016/05
Convective Transport of Nanofluid in Porous Microchannel Heat Sinks
Dr. Ling Jen Hua
1/2016/02
Effects of Silica Fume on the Properties of Concrete
Peter Yek Nai Yuh
1/2016/03
Production of Activated Carbon from Palm Kernel Shell by Microwave induced Pyrolysis
Ir Sia How Teck
1/2016/09
Performance of Oil Palm EFB Fibre on the Sand-Cement Brick
Assoc Prof Dr Mohd Zahid Abidin
1/2016/08
Concentration of Pineapple Juice by a Locally Designed and Fabricated Reverse Osmosis System
Dr. Mazizah Ezdiani bt Mohamad
1/2016/06
Investigation of Potential Hybrid Bio-Filler for Concrete
Dr. Augustine Chioma Affam
1/2016/10
Supplementary
Organic and Inorganic Contaminants Removal from Rajang River Water (Sibu Downstream) using Physico-Chemical Process
Nor Asrina bt Ramlee
1/2016/12
Power Quality Comparison between Various Types of Renewable Energy
Wong Ling Ai
1/2016/11
Novel Quantum-inspired Lightning Search Algorithm for Optimal Photovoltaic Distributed Generation Placement
Dr Thomas Moh Shan Yau
1/2016/07
Improvement of the Efficiency of Silicon-based Solar Panel with Cooling Technology at UCTS, Sibu
Tonny Ling Heng Yew
2/2016/01
System and Method for Real-time Monitoring, Assessment, Analysis, Retrieval and Storage of Physiological Data for Providing Health-Related Information
Ashraf A. Razak
2/2016/05
Feasibility Study of the Design and Fabrication of Ohmic Heating (OH) Equipment in Food Sterilization and Food Essences Extraction
Suzy Rini anak Gindi
2/2016/08
Jam from the "Belimbing Hutan" (Baccaruea angulata) fruit skin
Jong Chian Haur
3/2016/07
Prototyping Smart Continuous Variable Transmission (CVT) Gear Box System with Single-Input-Rule-Modules (SIRMs) Connected Fuzzy Inference Actuator
Hwong Chia Shing
4/2016/01
Nutritional Profile, Total Phenolic and Antioxidant Activity of Terung Asam Sarawak
Kee Keh Kim
4/2016/04
Comparative Performance Analysis of Hybrid System Applied in Maritime Tugboat-in Energy/Fuel Efficiency and ROI perspective
Assoc Prof Dr. Hii Siew Ling
4/2016/05
Optimisation of Bioplastic Film Production from Indigenous Seaweed Polysaccharide for Potential Application in Food Industry
Nurhayatie binti Sajali
4/2016/06
Preliminary Development of Meat Admixture Detection of Meat spp Multiplex Real Time PCR enhanced Taqman Probe
Ching Lee Fung

4/2016/10
Determination of Total Ginsenosides in Panax Capsule using Spectrophotometry and High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC)
Dr. Yong Ching Yee4/2016/14
Human Physiology Motion Bi-Modal Biometric System
2018
Tiong Tung Chuan
4/2015/01
Synthesis of Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) for Dengue Mosquitoes Control
Peter Yek Nai Yuh
4/2015/02
Heterogeneous Catalyst: Preparation and application in Biodiesel Transesterification of Palm Oil Mill Effluent
Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. A. Razak Yaacob
4/2015/03
A Conceptual Study of Extraterrestrial Connectivity Infrastructure in Restructuring the Future of Malaysia's Telecommunications
Peter Yek Nai Yuh
4/2015/04
Application of Photocatalytic Nanoballs in Paint as Self-Cleaning Surface of UCTS Exterior Walls
Azrul Zulwali Kifli
4/2015/05
Sibu Peat Stabilization using Acrylic Copolymer Admixture
Syazie Nordzaima
4/2015/06
The Engineering Properties and The Effect of Geogrid on Peat in Sibu, Sarawak
2017
Tonny Ling Heng Yew
2/2014/02
Real Time Health Monitoring System for Elderly with Body Sensor
Dr. Othman Inayatullah
4/2014/03
Predict the Characteristics of Metals Based to Vibration Wave Analysis: Vibration Mechanical Properties Math Model (Vibmp)