Continuing the effort to foster a culture of research integrity in the Malaysian research ecosystem, the Young Scientists Network-Academy of Sciences Malaysia (YSN-ASM) has organised the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) Workshop. The Workshop was held in cooperation with Akademi Kepimpinan Pengajian Tinggi (AKEPT) and the Ministry of Education (MOE).
A Senior Fellows’ Gathering was held on 2 August 2019 at The Gallery, Tournament Player Club in KL. The Gathering served as an informal platform to network, share thoughts and discuss matters pertaining to ASM as well as science, technology and innovation of the country.
On 30 June, Countess Bettina Bernadotte, President of the Council for the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings gave a welcome speech during the Opening Ceremony. The hall was filled with many Nobel Laureates and young scientists with whom I was able to socialise later during the Sunday Dinner.
Carrying the theme “Sains Untuk Kesejahteraan”, the 2019 Johor State Level of Minggu Sains Negara (MSN) was held from 3 to 4 August 2019. It was organised by the Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM), with strategic partners Bahagian Sains Teknologi dan ICT (BICT) dan Bahagian Perancang Ekonomi Negeri (BPEN) Johor.
My assigned project is “Automatic measurement of track reconstruction efficiency for data quality monitoring in the CMS experiment” under the supervision of Jeremy Andrea, Marco Musich, Tatjana Susa and Stefano Mersi from CMS Tracker Detector Performance Group.
For the first four weeks, I was assigned to Aamir Ishard as my first supervisor, and Francesco Fallavollita. I was assigned in a Gas Electron Multiplier (GEM) group for Compact Muon Solenoid (CMS) endcap project. At the time, I was assigned to the GE 1/1 detector.