October 19, 2018

Workshop on Responsible Conduct of Research

The Academy of Sciences Malaysia organized a Workshop on Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) from 2 to 5 September 2018 at AKEPT in Nilai.
October 19, 2018

Society Calls for Science, Science Calls for Women

ASM CEO Madam Hazami Habib delivered a keynote address during the Women in Nuclear Malaysia (WiN Malaysia) 3rd Annual Conference held at Malaysia Nuclear Agency from 19 to 20 September 2018.
October 19, 2018

International Conference on Ecology and Biodiversity Across Time and Space (ICEBATS) 2018

ASM Fellow Academician Tan Sri Dr Salleh Mohd Nor FASc was invited to deliver a keynote address at the International Conference on Ecology and Biodiversity Across Space and Time (ICEBATS) 2018. The conference was held at the School of Biological Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia from 15 to 16 August 2018. Some 60 participants with a number of foreign participants from Japan, Indonesia and the Philippines were present alongside local participants.
October 19, 2018

2018 National Science Challenge: Grand Final

SMK King George V from Negeri Sembilan emerged as the Champion of the 2018 National Science Challenge, during its Grand Final competition on 13 September 2018.
September 20, 2018

AASSA-ASM Conference on Water-borne Infectious Diseases

The Academy of Sciences Malaysia collaborated with AASSA to organise a Conference on Water-borne Infectious Diseases from 15 to 16 August 2018 at Sunway Putra Hotel.
September 20, 2018

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting (Dedicated to Physics)

Every year, the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting is dedicated to one of the three natural science Nobel Prize disciplines of Chemistry, Physics and Physiology/Medicine. Once every five years, an interdisciplinary meeting featuring all three natural sciences will be held. In addition, a Lindau Meeting that focuses on the Economic Sciences is held every three years.
September 20, 2018

Capacity Building Workshop Towards Establishing Open Science Consortia for APEC

The Academy of Sciences Malaysia has put forward a proposal for the establishment of an Open Science Consortia to tackle global challenges at a Capacity Building Workshop on 12 August 2018 during the the 12th APEC Policy Partnership in Science, Technology and Innovation (PPSTI) Meeting in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.
September 20, 2018

Institutional Frameworks for Innovation Networks

The new economy is about knowledge intensiveness and enhanced innovation capacity, fuelled by the digital revolution and rapid technological advancement. A country needs to evolve to leverage on the new economy, by making collaborative networks a necessary platform on which it could survive.
August 30, 2018

2018 Induction Session for Newly Elected Fellows

Every year, the Academy of Sciences Malaysia welcomes a new batch of prolific and distinguished Malaysian cognoscenti into its stellar line-up of honourable ASM Fellows. On 19 July 2018, the Academy welcomed a roster of 29 Fellows at the 2018 Induction Session for newly elected Fellows.
August 30, 2018

The CERN Experience Part 2: Fahmi Ibrahim

Basically, my assignment at CERN was divided into two sections. Determination of time differences between two hits in the same fiber and determination of a non-biased estimator for the efficiency of FACT fibers.
August 30, 2018

The CERN Experience Part 2: Yohashama Kumaran

For my project, I was assigned to characterise Silicon Photomultipliers (SiPM), more specifically the Hamamatsu S13360-1350CS. This is the SiPM being used in the (Cosmic Ray Tagger) system that is built at CERN for the ICARUS experiment.
August 30, 2018

The CERN Experience Part 2: Mirza Basyir Rodhuan

During my fourth week here, the first task in my first project was to make five circuit breakers for five MCP power supplies. During the sixth week, the second task was to assemble the connection and panels of five MCP power supplies boxes, since the power supplies only arrived on Friday of the fifth week.