IEEE International RF and Microwave Conference 2018, Dec 2018

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International Invention, Innovation & Design Competition (IID Johor 2017) Winner


Congratulations to Dr. Norfishah Ab Wahab for winning a Gold Medal at International Invention, Innovation & Design Competition (IID Johor 2017), held on 9th March 2017 at UiTM Pasir Gudang. Dr. Norfishah presented an invention entitled "Pseudo-Elliptic Bandpass Filter with Meander Lines using Closed-loop Resonator". Well done!




MJWRT 2017 Best Student Paper Award

Congratulations to Fazilla Farihas binti Hasbullah, a PhD candidate under supervision of Dr. Idnin Pasya and Dr. Mohd. Tarmizi Ali (ARG, FKE) for winning the Best Student Paper Award in MJWRT 2017 held on 26th and 27th of January at Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), UTM KL. Fazilla presented a paper entitled "Simulation of EM wave using buffer-layered antennas and orthogonal MIMO scheme for ground water detection". The conference is sponsored and organized by the Technical Committee on Antennas and Propagation of the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE/AP), technically co-sponsored by the IEEE AP/MTT/EMC Malaysia Chapter, and is held in cooperation with the IEEE AP-S Tokyo Chapter.


Vectolab-MRI won 1st Runner-up at Maxis IoT Challenge 2019


Alhamdulilah. Vectolabs-MRI team won the 1st runner up (2nd place) in the Maxis IoT competition on 21st August 2019, held in Cyberjaya. MRI was represented by Dr. Khairul Khaizi, whom collaborated with Vectolabs to develop a smart street light system which automatically detects road users including vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians. Below are the details of the project and the prize won:

  • Award: 1st Runner-up
  • Category: Smart Cities - Traffic monitoring & management
  • Description: Smart road user detection to detect even cyclists and motorcyclists for safer roads, and links to smart street lights to enable greater road safety when users are present.
  • Prize: RM10,000 & 3 months complimentary membership with Co-labs co-working space

Our heartful thanks to Vectolab team for willing to collaborate with MRI in the development of the prototype. We look forward to continue the collaboration for further development and commercialization with Vectolabs.