1) 2019 IEEE EDS Technical Talk –Seminar on Biosensors at IIUM
IEEE EDS Malaysia Chapter and VLSI and MEMS Research Unit, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Kulliyyah of Engineering has organized a technical talk session on biosensors seminar on 20th June 2019 at Kulliyyah of Engineering, International Islamic University Malaysia. The title of the seminar is Point of Care biosensors for healthcare management in developing countries. Officiated by Dean of Kulliyah of Engineering, IIUM, Prof Ahmad Faris Ismail, the seminar was delivered by an eminent researcher in the biosensing field, Prof. Anthony Turner, Emeritus Professor of Biotechnology from Cranfield University, United Kingdom, who is also the Editor-in-Chief, Biosensors and Bioelectronics Journal, Elsevier. The title of his talk is Biosensors based on soft materials. In addition, the seminar also has featured another three invited speakers such as Prof Uda Hashim, Vice Chancellor , Universiti Malaysia Perlis with his talk on IoT based Biosensor for medical diagnostic application and Prof Norhayati Soin, Head of Center of Printable Electronics, University Malaysia with her talk on Printable Internet of Things pH Sensors and Their Potential Application for Palm Based Biodiesel. Finally, Prof Anis Nurashikin Nordin Head of VLSI & MEMS Research unit, IIUM delivered her talk on BioMEMS for Non-Pervasive and Personalised Healthcare Sensors. All the invited speakers shared their research expertise on the biosensor. The seminar successfully attracted 38 participants from various universities in Malaysia.
2) Advanced Design and Fabrication Strategies to Improve Biosensor Performance at University Malaya
In collaboration with Universiti Malaya and International Islamic University Malaysia, IEEE EDS has conducted a Technical Talk on “Advanced Design and Fabrication Strategies to Improve Biosensor Performance ” on the 15th of October 2019. The talk was given by Assoc. Prof. Wing Cheung Mak (Martin), the Head of Biosensor and Bioelectronics Unit, Linkoping University Sweden. About 15 participants attended the talk.
3) Incorporating Industrial Revolution 4.0 in Technical and Vocational Education at Polytechnic Ungku Omar
An educational program on Technical and Vocational Education with 25 participants of Polytechnic Ungku Omar, Perak was successfully conducted on 1st October 2019. The workshop was conducted by Prof. Dr Norhayati Soin, Director of Center of Printable Electronics, University Malaya
Previous Years Technical Talks…
Technical talk on MEMS and Photonics -IMEN
The Institute of Microengineering and Nanoelectronics (IMEN), UKM together with IEEE EDS UKM Student Branch have organised the following talks by Prof Joshua Lee and Dr Nelson from City University of Hong Kong entitled “Post CMOS Compatible Piezo on Silicon Resonators for Frequency and Control Sensing” & “Chaotic Laser Dynamics and its applications”