Special Rinkoh (輪講)

On 11st September 2019, we had a special Rinkoh (輪講) for 3 students who are going to present their work at an international conference in Japan.

 

 

              Afiqah bt Abdul Rahman

    Nur Hidayah Binti Shahemi

 

                 Syazwani bt Mohamad

Guest from Tokyo Metropolitan College of Industrial Technology, Japan

On 11st September 2019, Wednesday,  Prof. Dr. Yoshida and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yokoi visited TriPreM from Tokyo Metropolitan College of Industrial Technology, Japan visited TriPrem. We introduced TriPreM’s laboratory and research activities to them. We are looking forward for more visit from them.

Guest from National Institute of Technology, Ube College, Japan

On 24th Aug. Saturday, Prof. Minoru Goto and his student from National Institute of Technology, Ube College, Japan visited TriPreM to see our research activities. The student was very excited about “seeking root causes approach” in TriPreM’s research activities. We are looking forward for more visit from them.

A Guest from Tokyo Institute of Technology (TIT)

On 19th Aug., an emeritus professor from Tokyo Institute of Technology (TIT), Dr. Toshiharu Kagawa visited TriPreM. He is still working actively even after his retirement from TIT. We are looking forward for more visit from him.

Guest from Fukuoka Foreign Trade Association (FFTA)

On 11th Jul. 2019, TriPreM had a delegation from Fukuoka Foreign Trade Association (FFTA, https://www.fukuoka-fta.or.jp/pages/en/) Japan. The members of FFTA got much interested in Japanese style education and research activities in TriPreM.

Members of Fukuoka Foreign Trade Association (FFTA)

 

A Guest from National Institute of Technology, Ube College, Japan

On 12th June 2019, TriPreM had a visitor by Prof.  Minoru Goto from National Institute of Technology, Ube College, Japan. An intellectual discussion on the possibilities of collaboration work on tribo-coating technology was done. We are looking forward for more visit from him. 

Prof Minoru Goto and Prof Kanao Fukuda

Congratulations to undergraduate students on Receiving Awards in MJIIT Final Year Project Symposium 2019

MJIIT FINAL YEAR PROJECT SYMPOSIUM 2019 is a showcase for undergraduate research across disciplines to present about their final year project. The Symposium includes poster and presentation sessions by students. The symposium was examined by Industrial and Academic panels with different backgrounds to evaluate students’ project.

There are three categories nominated which are Best Final Year Project, Industrial Revolution 4.0 and Best Manufacturing Project. Congratulations to our TriPreM Undergraduate students, Muhammad Saifulnizam B. Mohd Yunus, and Shukri Nazri on winning the Best Manufacturing Project and also Muhammad Amirul Adha Bin Mohd Khalid on winning The Best Final Year Project at MJIIT FINAL YEAR PROJECT SYMPOSIUM 2019. The event was organized by Malaysian – Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), UTM KL sponsored by MSM Metal Industries Sdn Bhd on 16 May 2019. Saifulnizam, Shukri, and Adha presented their project on “Tribological Characterization of Anodic Composite Film Reinforced with Fly Ash Particles”, “ Tribological Characterization for Polyoxymethylene (POM) Reinforced by Oilpalm Empty Fruit Bunch (OPEFB)” and “Multiple Lubricant with Ultrasonic Excitation” respectively.

 

Undergraduate students receiving awards

 

Nizam receiving The Best Manufacturing Project Award

 

Shukri receiving The Best Manufacturing Project Award

 

Adha receiving The best Final Year Project Award

 

 

 

 

 

 

Visit by Dr. Abe (AIST, Japan)

TriPreM (Tribology and Precision Machining i-Kohza) had a visitor from AIST (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology) Japan. Dr. Abe is the authority on standard gas generation and measurement technology of humidity. He is also the co-inventor of the trace-humidity controller patent of mine which is granted in Japan. We discussed the possibility of collaboration work on humidity control technology between MJIIT and AIST.

TriPreM received visitors from Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan

On 5 April 2019, TriPreM (Tribology and Precision Machining i-Kohza) had visitors from MOF (Ministry of Foreign Affairs) Japan and Embassy of Japan in Malaysia. Prof. Fukuda explained Japanese style education and research practiced in MJIIT.

Congratulations to Syazwani on Receiving Gold Award

Congratulations to our Masters student, Syazwani Mohamad on winning Gold Award at Materials Technology Challenges (MTC2019). The competition was organized by Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Serdang on 27 March 2019. Syazwani presented her research on “Strengthening of Mechanical Properties of Oxide Films Formed on Aluminium Alloy with the Addition of Graphite”. Congrats!!