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INTRODUCTION COURSE FACILITATORThis module starts by defining nanotechnology a...
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Nanomaterials & Nanotechnology Course November 2012

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. PUSAT PENGAJIAN KEJURUTERAAN BAHAN & SUMBER MINERALSCHOOL OF MATERIALS & MINERAL RESOURCES ENGINEERING WHO SHOULD ATTEND?This course provides a general introduction to nanomaterials andnanotechnology. It is designed for those who are active or intended tobe active in this field which include Researchers, Scientistsand Engineers. As the field of nanomaterials is developing very rapidly,the course provides an ideal opportunity to review the scope andapplicability of the currently available and emerging nanomaterials invarious engineering industries.Dates : 7 & 8 NOVEMBER 2012 (WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY)Time : 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Venue : Auditorium 2, Kompleks EUREKA, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang REGISTRATION FEEin collaboration with : (Covers training materials, refreshment including lunch and Certificate of Attendance) NORMAL : MYR990.00 PER PARTICIPANT (wholly-owned by Universiti Sains Malaysia) GROUP : MYR880.00 PER PARTICIPANT (Minimum of 2 participants from the same company/organisation) ACADEMICIAN : MYR880.00 PER PARTICIPANT† POSTGRADUATE : MYR750.00 PER PARTICIPANT† - Proof of I.D.HRDF CLAIMABLE* STUDENTS required †SUBJECT TO HRDF APPROVAL not entitled for group discount
  • 2. INTRODUCTION COURSE FACILITATORThis module starts by defining nanotechnology and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zainovia Lockman didsurveying on the status of the technology at the her undergraduate work in materialsmoment. Then, it focuses on the most important science and engineering at Imperialfundamental component that enables College London, UK. She graduatednanotechnology: nanomaterials. Nanotechnology with a first class Hons. in 1999. Shecan be defined as any technology done on a received her PhD from Imperialnanoscale that has applications in the real world. College on electronic materials focusing on template material forThere is currently an extraordinary amount of high temperature superconductor and had alsointerest in nanotechnology as such technology has involved in magnesium diborides. Upon completionenormous consequences on the design and of her PhD, Dr Zainovia spent six months working as aengineering of everything from common consumer post-doctoral research assistance at Imperial Collegeproducts like cosmetics, textile and building to more then continued working on synthesis andsophisticated nanosystems that support enormous characterisations of various nanostructured electronicapplications in electronics, information technology, oxides at University of Cambridge, UK for a year.medicine, biology, energy, automotive, aerospaceand other industries. Hopes exist for being able to She started working at Universiti Sains Malaysia inmake things smaller, more efficient, greener, lighter, 2004 focusing her research in synthesis andor work better than is possible with conventional characterisations of electronic oxides especially thosebulk materials. Nanomaterials are then enabling with semiconducting properties, photocatalysis andcomponent of nanotechnology and have been also on electrochromic oxides. Her current researchdeveloped as a consequence of truly significant interest has been largely in the formation of oxiderecent advances within the materials science nanotubes, nanorods and nanowires by chemical andcommunity. This module integrates knowledge from oxidation processes. Her research has been fundedthe techniques to synthesis nanomaterials of various by Ministry of Higher Education and Ministry ofdimensions, mode of characterisations to the Science Technology and Innovation Malaysia throughexamples of use of these materials in various schemes and she also had received severalnanotechnology. grants from international bodies for example Nippon Sheets Glass Foundation, Japan and United KingdomThis module is designed for those who are active or Prime Minister Initiative II Award.intended to be active in this field and has a main aimas to simulate interest in this important field. Through her outstanding works on nanostructured oxides, Dr Zainovia was awarded UNESCO-L’Oreal Malaysia for Women in Science Fellowship in 2009COURSE OBJECTIVES and was a recipient of Young Scientist Award Springeri. To introduce and discuss on the topic of 2010 at a conference in France. The outcomes of her nanotechnology and nanomaterials. research have been published in more than 100ii. To establish understanding on common methods publications especially in high impact journals and for the production of nanomaterials and on the also in conference proceedings. characterisation techniques.iii. To address the importance of expanding research and innovation in nanoscale science and engineering. MORE INFO: Technical Details: Dr. Zainovia LockmanLIST OF ACCOMMODATION NEARBY School of Materials & Mineral ResourcesCOURSE VENUE IS AVAILABLE UPON Engineering, USM.REQUEST (D) : 04-5996178 (E) zainovia@eng.usm.my / zainovia@gmail.com Registration and others: Khairol Anuar Hazir Mohammed USAINS Holding Sdn. Bhd. (D) 04-653 4372 / (M) 012-286 9048 (E) khairol@usainsgroup.com /
  • 3. NANOMATERIALS AND NANOTECHNOLOGY Program 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 safetyPrevious 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
  • 4. REGISTRATION FORM NANOMATERIALS AND NANOTECHNOLOGY NOV 2012 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 to : khairol@usainsgroup.com / khairol_usains@yahoo.comItem Participants Name Position & Email1.2.3.4.5.Company:Address: Postcode:Contact Person: Mobile Phone:Telephone No.: Fax No. E-mail:MODE OF PAYMENT Number Bank No. of Participants:I enclose Crossed Cheque Normal: Bank Draft Group Discount: Academician / Money Order Postgraduate: LO/PO Total Sum (MYR)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 NOV 2012 Name of Bank: CIMB Bank Berhad (USM Branch), Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM Penang. Account Number: 0709-0006708-05-7 2. 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.