WHO SHOULD ATTEND?This course provides a general introduction to nanomaterials and nanotechnology. Itis designed for those...
INTRODUCTION COURSE FACILITATORThis module starts by defining nanotechnology...
NANOMATERIALS AND NANOTECHNOLOGY Schedule ...
REGISTRATION FORM NANOMATERIALS AND NANOTECHNOLOGY FEBRUARY 2013 Fax or send registration form to : Khairol Anua...
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Nanomaterials & Nanotechnology Course Feb 2013

This course provides a general introduction to nanomaterials and nanotechnology. It is designed for those who are active or intended to be active in this field which include Researchers, Scientists and Engineers. As the field of nanomaterials is developing very rapidly, the course provides an ideal opportunity to review the scope and applicability of the currently available and emerging nanomaterials in various engineering industries.
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  • 1. WHO SHOULD ATTEND?This course provides a general introduction to nanomaterials and nanotechnology. Itis designed for those who are active or intended to be active in this field whichinclude Researchers, Scientists and Engineers. As the field of nanomaterials isdeveloping very rapidly, the course provides an ideal opportunity to review the scopeand applicability of the currently available and emerging nanomaterials in variousengineering industries.Dates : 19 & 20 February 2013 (Tuesday & Wednesday)Time : 9.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.Venue : Kompleks Eureka, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang PUSAT PENGAJIAN KEJURUTERAAN BAHAN & SUMBER MINERAL SCHOOL OF MATERIALS & MINERAL RESOURCES ENGINEERING REGISTRATION FEE in collaboration with : (Covers training materials, refreshment including lunch and Certificate of Attendance) NORMAL : MYR990.00 per participant GROUP : MYR990.00 per participant (Minimum of 2 participants from the same company/organisation) (wholly-owned by Universiti Sains Malaysia) ACADEMICIANS : MYR880.00 per participant† STUDENTS : MYR750.00 per participant† (Proof of I.D. required)HRDF CLAIMABLE* SUBJECT TO HRDF APPROVAL † (not entitled for group discount)
  • 2. INTRODUCTION COURSE FACILITATORThis module starts by defining nanotechnology andsurveying on the status of the technology at the Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zainoviamoment. Then, it focuses on the most important Lockman did her undergraduatefundamental component that enables nanotechnology: work in materials science andnanomaterials. Nanotechnology can be defined as any engineering at Imperial Collegetechnology done on a nanoscale that has applications London, UK. She graduated within the real world. a first class Hons. in 1999. She received her PhD from ImperialThere is currently an extraordinary amount of interest College on electronic materialsin nanotechnology as such technology has enormousconsequences on the design and engineering of focusing on template material for high temperatureeverything from common consumer products like superconductor and had also involved incosmetics, textile and building to more sophisticated magnesium diborides. Upon completion of hernanosystems that support enormous applications in PhD, Dr Zainovia spent six months working as aelectronics, information technology, medicine, biology, post-doctoral research assistance at Imperialenergy, automotive, aerospace and other industries. College then continued working on synthesis andHopes exist for being able to make things smaller, characterisations of various nanostructuredmore efficient, greener, lighter, or work better than is electronic oxides at University of Cambridge, UK forpossible with conventional bulk materials. a year.Nanomaterials are then enabling component ofnanotechnology and have been developed as a She started working at Universiti Sains Malaysia inconsequence of truly significant recent advances within 2004 focusing her research in synthesis andthe materials science community. This module characterisations of electronic oxides especiallyintegrates knowledge from the techniques to synthesis those with semiconducting properties,nanomaterials of various dimensions, mode of photocatalysis and also on electrochromic oxides.characterisations to the examples of use of these Her current research interest has been largely inmaterials in nanotechnology. the formation of oxide nanotubes, nanorods and nanowires by chemical and oxidation processes.This module is designed for those who are active orintended to be active in this field and has a main aim Her research has been funded by Ministry of Higheras to simulate interest in this important field. Education and Ministry of Science Technology and Innovation Malaysia through various schemes and she also had received several grants fromCOURSE OBJECTIVES international bodies for example Nippon Sheets Glass Foundation, Japan and United Kingdomi. To introduce and discuss on the topic of Prime Minister Initiative II Award. nanotechnology and nanomaterials.ii. To establish understanding on common methods for the production of nanomaterials and on the Through her outstanding works on nanostructured characterisation techniques. oxides, Dr Zainovia was awarded UNESCO-L’Orealiii. To address the importance of expanding research Malaysia for Women in Science Fellowship in 2009 and innovation in nanoscale science and and was a recipient of Young Scientist Award engineering. Springer 2010 at a conference in France. The outcomes of her research have been published in more than 100 publications especially in highENQUIRIES: impact journals and also in conference proceedings.Technical Details:Dr. Zainovia LockmanSchool of Materials & Mineral Resources EngineeringUniversiti Sains Malaysia(D) : +604-599 6178(E) zainovia@eng.usm.my / zainovia@gmail.comRegistration and others:Khairol Anuar Hazir MohammedUSAINS Holding Sdn. Bhd.(D) +604-653 4372 / (M) +6012-286 9048(E) khairol@usainsgroup.com /khairol_usains@yahoo.com
  • 3. NANOMATERIALS AND NANOTECHNOLOGY Schedule DAY 1 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. Introduction to Nanotechnology 10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Tea Break 10:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Nanostructures and Nanomaterials 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Lunch 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. 0Dimensions nanomaterials: nanopowders 3:30 – 3:45 p.m. Tea Break 3:45 – 5:00 p.m. 1Dimensions nanomaterials: Nanorods, Nanotubes, Nanowires DAY 2 9:00 – 10:30 a.m. 2Dimensions nanomaterials: thin film 10:30 – 10:45 a.m. Tea Break 10:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 3D nanomaterials: self-assembly nanostructure 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Lunch 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Overview of the applications of nanomaterials 3:30 – 3:45 p.m. Tea Break 3:45 – 5:00 p.m. General issues on health and safetyDisclaimerThe Organizer reserves the right to reschedule or cancel any part of its published programme or venue due to unforeseen circumstances and will not accept liability forcosts incurred by participants or their organizations for the cancellation of travel arrangements and/or accommodation reservations as a result of the course beingcancelled or postponed. Advance notice will be given if there is such a change or cancellation.Previous participants:► Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM)► Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Penang► Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP)► Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Marine Engineering Technology (UniKL MIMET)► Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)► Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)► UKM Medical Centre► Penang Seagate Industries (M) Sdn. Bhd.► Malaysian Agricultural Research and Development Institute (MARDI)► Malaysia Nuclear Agency► Monash University Sunway Campus► Multimedia University (MMU)
  • 4. REGISTRATION FORM NANOMATERIALS AND NANOTECHNOLOGY FEBRUARY 2013 Fax or send registration form to : Khairol Anuar, USAINS Holding Sdn. Bhd., Ground Floor, Kompleks EUREKA, Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, PENANG. Fax : 04-657 2210 or Email: khairol@usainsgroup.com / khairol_usains@yahoo.com NO. PARTICIPANT NAME POSITION & EMAIL 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.Company:Address: Postcode:Contact Person: *Mobile Phone:Telephone No.: *Fax No. *E-mail: Mode of Payment Number Bank NO. MYRI enclose Crossed Cheque Normal Bank Draft Group Discount Money Order Postgraduate LO/PO Total Sum Cheque / Bank Draft / Money Order / LO / PO must be made payable to ‘USAINS HOLDING SDN. BHD.’.1. BANK TRANSFER [Please fax your Bank-in Slip (Print your name & details on the slip)]. Payee Name: USAINS Holding Sdn. Bhd. Details: NANOMATERIALS AND NANOTECHNOLOGY FEBRUARY 2013 Name of Bank: CIMB Bank Berhad (USM Branch), Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM Penang. Account Number: 0709-0006708-05-72. A LOCAL ORDER (LO) OR PURCHASE ORDER (PO) must be presented before the event. The Organizer reserves the right to refrain a registered participant from taking part in the event if no proof of payment can be presented. This only applies to registered participants who have NOT paid the registration fee PRIOR to the event date.3. CANCELLATION / SUBSTITUTION A full refund less administration fee of MYR250.00 will be given for cancellation received not later than 10 working days before the course. No refund will be made after this period. However, substitute participants are welcomed at no extra charge provided written notice of at least 5 working days before the event is given to the Organizer.