Project Titles (2013-2017)

2017 (Year 1)

NoPrincipal InvestigatorTopic
1Dr Alice Chuah Lay HongFabrication of Tocotrienol Wound Dressing Membrane
2Dr Darwin GouwandaIntelligent Food Waste Anaerobic Digester for Urban Environment
3Dr Lee Chern LeingThe Embedment of Highly Conducting Microcapsules impregnated with Phase Change Materials as a natural thermal regulator in a moving vehicle

2017 (Year 2)

NoPrincipal InvestigatorTopic
1Dr Narayanan RamakrisnanSmart Floor – Floor with Sense
2Dr Surya NurzamanSoft-gripper-based mobile robot manipulator for elderly care assistance
3Dr Poh Phaik EongBiopolymeric membrane filtration system for greywater treatment and reuse in residential building
4Dr Amin TaleiLiving Wall: A sustainable green system survives by recycled grey water
5Dr Vineetha KalavallySmart and Sustainable Lighting
6Associate Professor 
Chong Meng Nan
Development of an innovative plumbed rainwater system with treatment train for sustainable urban water management in Malaysia
7Associate Professor
Hung Yew Mun
Effective carbon-based spray-cooling technique for sustainable LED lighting
8Dr Alpha Agape GopalaiDesign and development of a wearable system for kinematic gait parameters prediction
9Dr Chang Wei SeaOrganic Solar Photovoltaics- From Sunlight to Electricity

2016 (Year 1)

Sustainable and SMART Living Lab (S2L)

NoPrincipal InvestigatorTopic
1Dr Narayanan RamakrisnanSmart Floor – Floor with Sense
2Dr Surya NurzamanSoft-gripper-based mobile robot manipulator for elderly care assistance
3Dr Poh Phaik EongBiopolymeric membrane filtration system for greywater treatment and reuse in residential building
4Dr Amin TaleiLiving Wall: A sustainable green system survives by recycled grey water
5Dr Vineetha KalavallySmart and Sustainable Lighting
6Associate Professor 
Chong Meng Nan
Development of an innovative plumbed rainwater system with treatment train for sustainable urban water management in Malaysia
7Associate Professor
Hung Yew Mun
Effective carbon-based spray-cooling technique for sustainable LED lighting
8Dr Alpha Agape GopalaiDesign and development of a wearable system for kinematic gait parameters prediction
9Dr Chang Wei SeaOrganic Solar Photovoltaics- From Sunlight to Electricity
10Dr Lee Chern LeingHighly Conducting Core-Shell Phase Change Materials with Graphene reinforced PDMS Shell
11Dr Wang XiNon-destructive testing concrete degradation using Wi-Fi
12Professor Chan Eng SengSuperhydrophobic self-cleaning wall prepared using a simple and safe spray-coating method

2016 (Year 1)

Pump Priming Scheme (PPS)

NoPrincipal InvestigatorTopic
1Dr Amin TaleiNature-based Solutions for Cities - a request for bridge funding for H2020 proposal preparation

2015 (Year 3)

NoPrincipal InvestigatorTopic
1Professor Tey Beng TiSmart Hydrogels for Biomedical Application
2Professor Soh Ai KahInvestigation of High Piezoelectric Responses in Lead-free Ferroelectric Materials
3Professor SG PonnambalamOptimization Models for Green Manufacturing System Adopting the Concepts of Waste-to- Energy (WtE) and Storage;
Optimization Model for Green Manufacturing from Product, Process & System level
4Professor Chan Eng SengStimulus-Responsive Self-Healing System for Electronic Device;
Biopolymeric Microcapsules Templated from Pickering emulsions
5Assoc Professor Rajendran ParthibanInvestigating illumination and Communication Using Light Emitting Diodes
6Assoc Professor Dr Tan Chee PinDevelopment of Control and Observer Theories for Energy Efficiency
7Assoc Professor
Md Ezharul Hoque Chowdhurry
Development of Bio-Responsive Inorganic Nano-Crystals and Implementation in Conventional Drug Delivery, Gene Therapy and Tissue Engineering;
Design, fabrication and evaluation of biocompatible inorganic nanoparticles for targeted delivery and controlled release of small and macromolecular drugs
8Associate Professor Dr
Chai Siang Piao
Nanostructured and Advanced Materials for Sustainable Energy Production (NAMSEP)
 Dr Varghese SwamyNanostructured Materials-Based Devices for Renewable Energy
 Associate Professor Dr
Chong Meng Nan
Sustainable Water Management

2014 (Year 2)

NoPrincipal InvestigatorTopic
1Professor Tey Beng TiSmart Hydrogels for Biomedical Application
2Professor Soh Ai KahInvestigation of High Piezoelectric Responses in Lead-free Ferroelectric Materials
3Professor SG PonnambalamOptimization Models for Green Manufacturing System Adopting the Concepts of Waste-to- Energy (WtE) and Storage;
Optimization Model for Green Manufacturing from Product, Process & System level
4Professor Chan Eng SengStimulus-Responsive Self-Healing System for Electronic Device;
Biopolymeric Microcapsules Templated from Pickering emulsions
5Assoc Professor Rajendran ParthibanInvestigating illumination and Communication Using Light Emitting Diodes
6Assoc Professor Dr Tan Chee PinDevelopment of Control and Observer Theories for Energy Efficiency
7Assoc Professor
Md Ezharul Hoque Chowdhurry
Development of Bio-Responsive Inorganic Nano-Crystals and Implementation in Conventional Drug Delivery, Gene Therapy and Tissue Engineering;
Design, fabrication and evaluation of biocompatible inorganic nanoparticles for targeted delivery and controlled release of small and macromolecular drugs
8Associate Professor Dr
Chai Siang Piao
Nanostructured and Advanced Materials for Sustainable Energy Production (NAMSEP)
 Dr Varghese SwamyNanostructured Materials-Based Devices for Renewable Energy
 Associate Professor Dr
Chong Meng Nan
Sustainable Water Management

2013 (Year 1)

NoPrincipal InvestigatorTopic
1Professor Tey Beng TiSmart Hydrogels for Biomedical Application
2Professor Soh Ai KahInvestigation of High Piezoelectric Responses in Lead-free Ferroelectric Materials
3Professor SG PonnambalamOptimization Models for Green Manufacturing System Adopting the Concepts of Waste-to- Energy (WtE) and Storage;
Optimization Model for Green Manufacturing from Product, Process & System level
4Professor Chan Eng SengStimulus-Responsive Self-Healing System for Electronic Device;
Biopolymeric Microcapsules Templated from Pickering emulsions
5Assoc Professor Rajendran ParthibanInvestigating illumination and Communication Using Light Emitting Diodes
6Assoc Professor Dr Tan Chee PinDevelopment of Control and Observer Theories for Energy Efficiency
7Assoc Professor
Md Ezharul Hoque Chowdhurry
Development of Bio-Responsive Inorganic Nano-Crystals and Implementation in Conventional Drug Delivery, Gene Therapy and Tissue Engineering;
Design, fabrication and evaluation of biocompatible inorganic nanoparticles for targeted delivery and controlled release of small and macromolecular drugs
8Associate Professor Dr
Chai Siang Piao
Nanostructured and Advanced Materials for Sustainable Energy Production (NAMSEP)
9Dr Varghese SwamyNanostructured Materials-Based Devices for Renewable Energy
10Associate Professor Dr
Chong Meng Nan
Sustainable Water Management