The 2nd Mytribos Symposium

The 2nd Mytribos Symposium will be held at Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor. Representative from universities and industries will share their knowledges and experiences on how tribological idea was used in industrial applications.

Date : Sunday, 8th October 2017
Venue : Seminar hall C23, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Johor.
Time : 0800 - 1600


0800 - 0930 :
Registration of delegations

0930 - 1000 :
Opening ceremony

1000 - 1030 :
A keynote speaker for Mytribos Symposium
Prof. Dr. Ir. Masjuki Hassan, Universiti Malaya. A recipient of Merdeka Award 2017.
Tribology: It's economic and environmental significance.

1030 - 1045 :
Dr. Ramdziah Md. Nasir, Universiti Sains Malaysia.
Quality in tribology.

1045 - 1100 :
Prof. Dr. Wan Mohd Norsani Wan Nik, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu.
Effect of temperature and shear rate on rheological behavior of contaminated marine hydraulic fluid.

1100 - 1115 :
Prof. Dr. Kanao Fukuda, Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 54100 UTM Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Pin-on-disk tribo-tester with spatiotemporal mapping analysis.

1115 - 1130 :
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mohd Fadzli Abdollah, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka.
Agricultural waste as a new tribology material.

1130 - 1145 :
Dr. Nurin Wahidah Mohd Zulkifli, Universiti Malaya.
Feasibility of bio-based lubricant as an engine oil with graphene as an additive.

1145 - 1200 :
Dr. Woei Fong William Chong, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.
Molecular dynamics modeling of Methyl Oleate and Methyl Palmitate rheological properties.

1200 - 1215 :
Dr. Ahmad Suhaizi Mat Su, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Friction coefficients of selected agricultural soil and agro products - A review.


1400 - 1415 :
Dr. Mohamad Ali Ahmad, Universiti Teknologi MARA.
Tribology effect by toothpaste during tooth brushing.

1415 - 1430 :
Dr. Wira Jazair Yahya, Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology.
Lubrication oil analysis of diesel engine running on water in diesel emulsion fuel.

1430 - 1445 :
Dr. Tee Boon Tuan, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka.
Investigation on tribological properties of carbon nanotubes as natural oil-based lubricant additive.

1445 - 1500 :
Mr. Shahrizal Omar, ZF Aftermarket, Senai, Johor.
Tribology study of suspension and linkages in automotive.

1500 - 1515 :
Mr. Ahmad Puzi Abu Bakar, Lembaga Pertubuhan Peladang, Kuala Lumpur.
Penyelenggaraan pencegahan dengan pemasangan sistem auto greasing berpusat pada jentuai padi.

1515 - 1530 :
Dr. Bakhtiar Effendi Yahya, Universiti Malaysia Sabah.
Tribology in nature: Insects.

1530 - 1545 :
Dr. Erween Abd Rahim, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia.
The effect of cryogenic carbon dioxide cooling on cutting tool wear.

1545 - 1600
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Syahrullail Samion, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.
Bio-lubricant for metal forming.

1600 - 1615
Dr. Normizan Bakar, Universiti Utara Malaysia.
Kepentingan kajian tribologi dari aspek ekonomi.

Closing ceremony and annoucement of the host of The 3rd Mytribos Symposium


Compilation of The 2nd Mytribos Proceeding can be downloaded here [Link]

Link to google maps.

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