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Wildlife Research Centre

Faculty

Veterinary Medicine

Main Focus

  • Conservation of birds, especially pheasants and partridge and animals found in Malaysia.
  • Doctoral research on breeding birds and small animals which are threatened.
  • To make UPM well known as a wildlife research hub in the region.
  • To organize and carry out several development projects such as the UPM sanctuary Model for wildlife Park in the city, UPM’s green campus projects (impact of corridors) and project to treat and train the birds, raptors and release them back into their original habitat.
  •  The research will focus on the basic or fundamental research of the selected wildlife biology. This will include the aspect of behaviour, genetics, breeding, health and nutrition.
  • This CoE will also focus on all species of wildlife in their natural habitat.

Contact Person

Prof. Dato’ Dr. Abdul Rani Bahaman 

  03-8946 3445 

 rani@vet.upm.edu.my 

Link

 

 

Ruminant Diseases Research Centre

Faculty

Veterinary Medicine 

Main Focus

  • Ruminants disease with economic interests including damage to the  health of ruminants and humans (zoonosis).
  • Pathogenesis diseases and vaccine invention as well as current treatment (and other herbs).
  • Central data reference / research results that have not been explored / up to date as reference by the world community.
  • Research training of local and international graduates to produce  expertise in ruminant diseases.

Contact Person

Prof. Madya Dr. Jasni Sabri  

 03-8946 3890 / 3448 / 3442 /

019-4885657 

  jasni@vet.upm.edu.my

        ayahandajasni@gmail.com 

Link

 

 

Housing Research Centre

Faculty

Engineering

Main Focus

  • Industrialised Building System (IBS), Modular Coordination.
  • Affordable quality housing designs.
  • Green Housing & Smart-Eco.
  • Construction materials.
  • Water Harvesting.
  • Basic system & roof.
  • Design of earthquake resistant 

Contact Person

Prof. Dato’ Ir. Abang Abdullah Abang Ali 

  03-8947 6380 / 7850 

   aaaa@eng.upm.edu.my 

Link

http://hrc.eng.upm.edu.my/

 

Food Safety Research Centre

Faculty

Food Science and Technology

Main Focus

Food Safety and Quality in the area below:
• Food Contaminant
• Food Additives
• Natural Toxins
• Pathogen
• Biosensor
• Food Allergen
• Mycology
• Toxicology
• Food Contact Material
• Nutritional Safety
• Heavy Metal
• Food Safety and Quality Management
• Risk Assessment
• Food Shelf Life

Contact Person

Prof. Dr. Jinap Selamat 

 03-89468420/8378

 jinap@food.upm.edu.my; fosrec@food.upm.edu.my

Link

http://www.food.upm.edu.my/fosrec/

 

Study of Sustainable Consumption Research Centre

Faculty

Human Ecology 

Main Focus

  • Users’ Safety Guide
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Consumer Protection
  • Sustainable Lifestyle
  • Valuation of Goods / Services
  • Resource Management

Contact Person

Dr. Norhasmah Sulaiman 

 03-89467106 

 norhasmah@putra.upm.edu.my  

Link

 

 

Families, Youth and Child Research Centre

Faculty

Human Ecology  

Main Focus

  • Child development, education and care
  • Youth development, such as sexuality, depression, and abuse
  • Marriage, family, and parenting

Contact Person

Dr. Siti Nor Yaacob 

 03-8946 7088 

 sitinor@putra.upm.edu.my 

Link

 

 

Catalysis Science and Technology Research Centre

Faculty

Science

Main Focus

  • Selective oxidation, renewable energy, biomass conversion 
  • Photocatalysis, material chemistry, semiconductor 
  • Nanomaterial, hybrid nanocomposite, nanostructure, nanoporous material 
  • Mixed metal oxide catalyst  
  • Mixed metal oxide catalyst, solid electrolytes 
  • Catalyst for fuel cell/electrochemistry 

Contact Person

Prof. Dr. Mohd Zobir Hussein 

 03-89467547/6801 

 mzobir@science.upm.edu.my  

Link

http://www.escience.upm.edu.my/putracatpengenalan

 

Environmental Forensics Research Centre

Faculty

Environmental Studies  

Main Focus

  • Antibiotics in the environment
  • Metal transportation  hydrochemically
  • Chemometrics and PCA (Environmetrics)
  • Contamination of heavy metals
  • Contamination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs)
  • Contamination of persistent organic Pollutants (POPs)

Contact Person

Dr. Ahmad Zaharin Aris 

 03-8947 7455 / 1438 / 1440 

 zaharin@env.upm.edu.my    

         azaharin@gmail.com  

Link

http://www.env.upm.edu.my/env_en/forensik.jsp

 

Wireless Networks and Photonics Research Centre

Faculty

Engineering 

Main Focus

  • Wireless Devices, Wireless Sensor Network, Wireless Network & Transmission, Photonics Networks, Photonic Devices & Optical Transmission & Propagation 

Contact Person

Prof. Madya Dr. Ing. Ahmad Fauzi Abas 

 03-8946 6283 

 fauzi@eng.upm.edu.my 

Link

http://webed.eng.upm.edu.my/wipnet/

 

Tropical Forest Ecosystem Science Research Centre

Faculty

Agriculture and Food Sciences (UPMKB)

Main Focus

  • Vegetation Science / Ecology 
  • Forest microclimate 
  • Soil science 
  • Aquatic flora and fauna
  • Pests and diseases 
  • Wildlife 
  • Forestry / shifting 
  • Water Resource
  • Ecotourism (outdoor recreation)

Contact Person

Dr. Seca Gandaseca  

 086-855 473 

 seca@btu.upm.edu.my 

Link

 

 

Smart Farming Technology Research Centre

Faculty

Engineering  

Main Focus

  • Precision Farming Engineering 
  • Agricultural Automation & Robotics 
  • Irrigation and Drainage Engineering 

Contact Person

Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Amin Mohd Soom 

 03-8946 6427 

 amin@eng.upm.edu.my 

Link

 http://www.smartfarming.upm.edu.my/

 

Aerospace Malaysia Innovation Centre (AMIC)

Faculty

Engineering

Main Focus

  • Collaborative research in aerospace industry with EADS / Airbus and Rolls-Royce Plc (product design, manufacturing processes, new materials, surface engineering, and systems integration)

Contact Person

Faculty of Engineering Dean

Universiti Putra Malaysia 

 03-8942 6262 

 dean@eng.upm.edu.my

Link

 


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