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Research Partnership with School of Chemical Engineering @USM

We extend a warm invitation to prospective collaborators from all sectors, including industry, government, and the non-profit community, to join us in our pursuit of pioneering research and innovation aimed at making a tangible impact on our world and influencing the course of our future.

We foster collaboration and work with our partners to design projects that create meaningful results and provide innovative and creative problem-solving. By combining academic and industry experience, we build cutting-edge knowledge that drives innovation, solutions, change, and growth.

Form of Partnerships

  • Joint-Research
  • Research Grant Sponsorships
  • Research Grant Application (MOHE Grants, MOSTI Grants, CREST Grants, International Grants, etc.)
  • Community-based Program

Contact Us

Contact us to explore how we can collaborate effectively to fulfill your requirements.

Associate Professor DR. Vel Murugan Vadivelu
Deputy Dean (Research, Innovation & Industrial-Community Engagement)
School of Chemical Engineering
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Why partner with us

Our expertise includes various branches of chemical engineering which cover the following field;

  • Water waste adsorption
  • Membrane separation process
  • Nanomaterial synthesis
  • Carbon nanotubes and graphene synthesis
  • Carbon dioxide conversion
  • Algae and biofuel production
  • Biomass conversion
  • Biosensor fabrication
  • Biomolecules extraction
  • Enzymatic reaction
  • Catalytic reaction
  • Neural network and artificial intelligence for chemical processing

Current Partners

  • National Water Research Institute of Malaysia (NAHRIM)
  • Petronas Research Sdn. Bhd.
  • Lotte Chemical Titan Holding Bhd.
  • Toray Industries (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.