This program focuses on the development of innovative products using advanced materials and nanomaterials for various applications. The different types of nanomaterials used include carbon based nanostructures such as carbon nanotubes (CNT), graphene oxide and reduced graphene oxide, graphene quantum dots as well as other various types of metal oxide nanoparticles. The products being developed are diverse and include nanofluids such as nanomaterial enhanced drilling fluids and heat transfer fluids for microfluidics, nanoemulsion systems such as nanoemulsion fuels and pesticides, a wide range of nanocomposites, nanocatalysts, nanocoatings and smart materials. The nature of research under this program ranges from fundamental studies to applied research to proof of concept and performance testing.
Head of Research - Assoc. Prof Dr. Nor Azowa Ibrahim
Updated:: 20/02/2020 [nursyahirah]
Institute of Advanced Technology,
Universiti Putra Malaysia,
Selangor Darul Ehsan Malaysia