PROF. DR. RAMESH T. SUBRAMANIAM WINS 2018 MALAYSIA TORAY SCIENCE FOUNDATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY AWARD
Professor Dr. Ramesh T. Subramaniam from the Faculty of Science, University of Malaya has recently won the 2018 Malaysia Toray Science Foundation (MTSF) Science and Technology Award. He is a material scientist experienced in preparation, development and characterisation of polymer and polymer electrolytes as a source of energy for use in various electrochemical devices.
Also among the recipients of Science and Technology Research Grants, Ms. Lau Min Yi and Mr. Lim Jia Lun, Master’s students from the Faculty of Medicine were both presented with a RM20,000 grant to pursue their researches in science and technology.
They were honoured at the MTSF 25th Anniversary and Prize Presentation ceremony held on 29 November 2018 at the Intercontinental Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.
Established in 1993, MTSF is a premier privately-funded charitable organisation with the primary objective of advancing science and technology in Malaysia. MTSF assists scientists and researchers from academic areas by offering support for national scientific and technological advancement. In addition, it awards prizes to those persons whose outstanding achievements have contributed to scientific and technological progress.