My research in the GEM Laboratory focused on assembly and retrofitting of the Long and Short Super-Chamber of the GEM detector. The work included an assembly procedure that follows the newly developed standard quality control tests, to verify satisfactory functionality of the GEM chamber.
The winners of National Science Challenge 2018 was invited to participate in the Sakura Science High School Programme (SSHP). The week-long programme was organised by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and featured students from Malaysia, Singapore, China and South Korea. SSHP aims to raise the interest of aspiring youth in science and technology.
The 13th Meeting of the APEC Policy Partnership on Science, Technology and Innovation (PPSTI) was held in Viña del Mar, Chile.
Academician Professor Emerita Datuk Dr Mazlan Othman FASc and Ms Nitia Samuel represented ASM to attend the meeting from 9 to 11 May 2019.
The Science Communication Working Group of the Young Scientists Network-Academy of Sciences Malaysia (YSN-ASM) organised a stakeholder engagement workshop on the Malaysian Science Communication Module on 18 April 2019.