Current Active Grants

 

1) Title : Analysis of the Coupled Active Suspended Handle-Die Grinder using PID-AFCCA and PID-AFCFL Control Methods with Consideration to the Piezoelectric Actuator Non-Linear Effects 

   Period : December 2016 – November 2018

   Amount : RM 39,370.00 (Short Term USM)

   Main Researcher : Dr. Ahmad Zhafran Ahmad Mazlan

2) Title : A Novel Dynamic Characterization and Analytical Model of the Assessment of Non-linear Hysteresis of Rubber Mounts

   Period : October 2016 – September 2018

   Amount : RM 91,872.00 (FRGS - KPT)

   Main Researcher : Dr. Ooi Lu Ean

3) Title : Prototype Development of Hand-arm Tremor Arresting Orthosis for Parkinson Disease and Essential Tremor Patients Based on Active Vibration Control System

   Period : July 2105 – June 2017

   Amount : RM 155,400.00 (PRGS - KPT)

   Main Researcher : Professor Dr. Zaidi Mohd Ripin

4) Title : Evaluation of the Dynamic Properties of Rubber Mounts using Impact Technique

   Period : June 2015 – May 2017

   Amount : RM 47,630.00 (Short Term USM)

   Main Researcher : Dr. Ooi Lu Ean

5) Title : Telemonitoring System of Tremor Motion for Parkinson Disease Patients

   Period : January 2016 – December 2016

   Amount : RM 49,000.00 (Innovation Seed Fund USM)

   Main Researcher : Professor Dr. Zaidi Mohd Ripin

 

Previous Grants

 

1) Title : Development of Composite Camshaft for Automotive Engines

    Period : March 1997 – February 1999

    Amount : RM 14,153.00 (Short Term IRPA)

2) Title : Analysis of Seal Performance for Electroplating Process in the Leadframe Industries

    Period : December 1998 – November 1999

    Amount : RM 17,938.00 (Short Term IRPA)

3) Title : Aerodynamic, Material and Vibration Characterization of a New Eagle Aircraft Using Computer Modeling and Experimentation

    Period : October 1999 – September 2001

    Amount : RM 197,000.00 (Long Term IRPA) 

 4) Title: Design Development and Construction of Remote Piloted (RPV) for Civil Sector

    Period : July 1999 – June 2001

    Amount : RM 128,000.00 (Long Term IRPA)         

5) Title : Study on the Black Smoke Emission from Palm Oil Mill Using Neural Network and Genetic Algorithm

    Period : July 1999 – June 2001

    Amount : RM 94,000.00 (Federal Land Development Authority (FELDA) Foundation)                                   

6) Title : Analysis on the Effect of Rotor Symmetry on Disc Brake Squeal using the Finite Element

    Period : December  1999 – November 2000

    Amount : RM 18,900.00 (Short Term IRPA)

7) Title: Thermal Stress Analysis of C4 Package using The Finite Element Method

    Period : September 2003 - Febuary 2004

    Amount : RM 32,000.00 (Advanced Micro Devices - Industrial Research Grant)

8) Title: Analysis of Package on Package Deformation using The Finite Element Method

    Period : September 2004 - May 2005

    Amount : RM 32,000.00 (Advanced Micro Devices - Industrial Research Grant)

9) Title : Analysis of Drum Brake Vibration using Multi Body Dynamics Approach With Explicit Finite Element Method

    Period : January 2004 - March 2006

    Amount : RM 39,172.00 (Short Term USM)

10) Title : Investigation on the Mode Shape of a Disc With Friction Excited Vibration

      Period : October 2007 - October 2009

      Amount : RM 60,000.00 (FRGS - KPT)

11) Title : Development of a New Vibration Absorbing Handle Based on Optimal Stiffness

      Period : October 2007 – September 2009

      Amount : RM 231,520.00  (E-Science Fund)

12) Title : Analysis of Brake Factor and Thermal  Fatigue of Drum Brake Using The Finite Element Method

      Period : October 2007 – April 2009

      Amount : RM 38,888.00 (Short Term USM)

13) Title : Prediction of Wind Induced Noise Over Bodies and Small Cavities

      Period : September 2012 – September 2014

      Amount : RM 601,930.00 (Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science and Technology (CREST) - Motorola Solutions)  

14) Title : Safe Handle for Grass Trimmer – Protecting  Marginalized Workers from Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome

      Period : November  2012 – October 2014

      Amount : RM 125 000.00 (APEX Delivering Excellence)

15) Title :  Dither Effect on Supression of Drum Brake Squeal

      Period : October 2012 – October 2013

      Amount : RM 33,434.00 (Short Term USM)

16) Title : Arresting Hand Tremor due to Parkinson’s Disease by Novel Application of Control Moment Gyroscope

      Period : August 2102 – July 2014

      Amount : RM 50,000.00 (ERGS - KPT)

17) Title : Low Frequency Vibration Energy Harvesting for Battery Powered Remote Wireless Transmission Device for  Monitoring of Structures

     Period : July 2013 – Jun 2015

     Amount : RM 225 200.00 (Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science and Technology (CREST) - National Instruments) 

18) Title : Bimbingan Pembinaan Jentera Penyembur Racun dan Baja Yang Boleh di Bina dan di Pasang oleh Komuniti Peladang Sawah Padi Kampung Bujang, Bedong Kedah

      Period : Febuary 2014 – Febuary 2016

      Amount:  RM 156,710.00 (KTP Grant Community - Flagship)

19) Title : Stress Analysis of Power Plant Material

      Period : March 2015 – March 2016

      Amount:  RM 40,000.00 (Short Term USM)

20) Title : Thermal-structural Analysis of Busduct for Power Distribution System

     Period : September 2014 – August 2016

     Amount : RM 88,000.00 (Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science and Technology (CREST) - Furutec Electrical Sdn. Bhd.)