USM becomes National Champion in 7th Chem-E-Car Competition

It is with great pleasure to announce that School of Chemical Engineering USM has won the first and second places for the Car Competition and also the first place for the Poster Presentation of the 7th Chem-E-Car Competition organized by the Chemical Engineering Technical Division (CETD) of the Institution of Engineers of Malaysia (IEM). This achievement has placed USM as the national champion for the Chem-E-Car competition of 2012.

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An Invitation to Agilent GC Maintenance & Troubleshooting Training


Date :
12 April and 13 April 2012 
Time : 9.00 am to 5.00 pm (for 12 April) , 9.00 am to 12.00 pm (for 13 April) 
Venue : Seminar Room, Chemical Engineering School, USM Engineering Campus, Penang 
Participation : All academic staff, technical staff, postgraduate students of Chemical Engineering School, USM Engineering Campus, Penang 

Equipment:  
GC 7890           

Purpose of training:
This course is designed for those who want to gain knowledge on GC basic maintenance and systematic approach to isolate and troubleshoot common GC problems.         

Outline: 

  • Basic GC mainframe 
  • GC flow system 
  • Carrier and detector gases 
  • Inlet systems 
  • Column troubleshooting and maintenance 
  • Automatic liquid sampler (ALS) 
  • Detector troubleshooting and maintenance 
  • Data system         


Prerequisites:  
Basic understanding of fundamentals and a working knowledge of GC. Knowledge of Windows XP or Windows 7.         

Training notes, breakfast, lunch and tea will be provided. 

You can either send feedback by email or telephone at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./ext 6449

School of Chemical Engineering Chem-E-Car Competition 2012

The School of Chemical Engineering under its student’s society, (CheSS) had successfully held the internal Chem-E-Car Competition on the 7th of March 2012. The competition, which was considered as one of the School’s annual events took part at the Main Hall of the Engineering Campus, Universiti Sains Malaysia with the highest participation ever, since it was first introduced nearly 5 years ago.

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An invitation to Agilent HPLC Maintenance and Troubleshooting Training


Date : 29 February and 1 March 2012
Time : 9.00 am to 4.30 pm
Venue : Seminar Room, Chemical Engineering School, USM Engineering Campus, Penang
Participation : All academic staff, technical staff, postgraduate students of Chemical Engineering School, USM Engineering Campus, Penang

Purpose of training:
This training is conducted to fully equip the end users with the knowledge maintenance and troubleshooting of Agilent HPLC system (limited to 2 users per equipment).  

The course detail as below description:         
This course is designed to allow LC operators to learn the basic of LC maintenance and systematically isolate and correct common instrument chromatographic problems.

    • Basic LC mainframe
    • Solvent delivery system
    • Injectors
    • Detectors
    • Reproducibility and linearity
    • Column and column fittings
    • Troubleshooting

Prerequisites:         
Basic knowledge and experience in running LC. Knowledge of Windows XP or Windows 7

Please register before 27th February 2012 (Monday). 

Training notes, breakfast, lunch and tea will be provided.

You can either send feedback by email or telephone at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./04-5996404.
Looking forward for your favorable response soon.


PPK Kimia Ungguli Seminar Pengurusan Hal Ehwal Akademik

20 Februari 2012- Seramai 40 peserta yang terdiri daripada Timbalan-timbalan Dekan (Akademik dan Pembangunan Pelajar), Penolong-penolong Pendaftar dan staf sokongan yang menguruskan hal ehwal akademik dari semua PTJ, Kampus Kejuruteraan telah menghadiri Seminar Pengurusan Hal Ehwal Akademik Peringkat Kampus Kejuruteraan anjuran Pusat Pengajian Kejuruteraan Kimia dengan kerjasama Unit Latihan, Pejabat Transformasi   pada 16-17 Februari 2012 yang lalu bertempat di Bilik Seminar, Pusat Pengajian Kejuruteraan Kimia.

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