IEM Design Competition 2016
FKKSA students won award and prize in 4th IEM Chemical Engineering Design Competition 2015/2016
Two Universiti Malaysia Pahang teams have won a poster award and consolidation prize each at the 4th IEM Chemical Engineering Design Competition 2015/2016. A grand presentation event for 8 finalists from various Malaysian universities, which 2 of them are from UMP, was held on 28th May 2016 at Heriot-Watt University Malaysia at Putrajaya.
This annual competition attracted dozens from leading universities in Malaysia, where the participants were given the case study entitled “Technical Design and Economic Analysis for Conversion of Small Alkanes to Hydrocarbon (C6+)” to conduct the process synthesis and plant design.
The first team from UMP was comprised of Tan Gui Sin, Sim Chein Cheng, Tharisini A/P Mariyappan and Dhijeedthiran Naidu A/L Chandren and the second team was comprised of Goo Boon Chin and Lim Lit Woon. They took home a trophy and RM500 cash prize. The Judges were satisfied with their presentation and impressed with innovation brought by them especially the process of xylene production.