2020 Breakthrough Prizes: Congratulations Dr. Juan Carlos from Physics Department! |1
For the eighth year and renown as the “Oscars of Science,” the Breakthrough Prize annually recognizes achievements in the Life Sciences, Fundamental Physics and Mathematics, disciplines that ask the biggest questions and seek the deepest explanations.This year, Event Horizon Telescope was awarded Prizewinners which will be receiving a large sum of $3 million, to be shared equally among the EHT collaborative partners.
2|The Department of Geology Received USD 10 Million Software Donation from CGG GeoSoftware.
The software will be used for seimic interpretation, processing and visualization, petrophysical analysis and reservoir modeling/engineering which would be useful for the advanced courses such as Exploration Geophysics, Seismic Interpretation, Petrophysics and Development Geology.
Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) Award|3
Congratulations to our postgraduate student, Nur Adilah binti Roslan, from the Department of Physics, who recently received the Canada-ASEAN Scholarships and Educational Exchanges for Development (SEED) award from H.E. Julia Bentley, Canadian High Commissioner in Malaysia.
4|Outbound Mobility Program at the Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University, Thailand
Our undergraduate students, Muhammad Amirul (Chemistry), Abdurrahman Hanafi (Physics), and Ahmad Yusof (Physics), during their recent outbound mobility program at the Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University, Thailand. They learned on solar drying technology, plant tissue culture, and natural dyes and their applications.