The Dean of Faculty of Engineering (right) with the Head of Physics Research LIPI (left) signed MoU cooperation.

Faculty of Engineering had a cooperation in the research field to increase students’ interest in engineering research with Indonesia Science Institution. The MoU signing held in Tuesday (12/04) in General Stadium Room Faculty of Engineering UMY. This activity attended by the Head of Physics Research LIPI and the Dean of Faculty of Engineering, Jazaul Ikhsan, Ph.D.

In this occasion, Dr.  Bambang Widyatmoko expressed a short profile of Indonesia Science Institution especially the Physics Research Center. He also added that by this cooperation, LIPI received all students of Faculty of Engineering UMY to have an internship or thesis research in Physics Research Center, LIPI in Serpong. This cooperation encompassed science and technology research and development; familiarity of physics science and technology to the society: theory, laser, instrumentation and opt-electronics, geo-physics and material; expert exchange; information data exchange and utilization; scientific, seminar, and publication meeting; UKM partnership support as technology implementation; and any other activities.

By this cooperation, the Dean of Faculty of Engineering UMY, Jazaul Ikhsan Ph.D., hoped to help students to develop their research ideas and open the opportunities for Faculty of Engineering of UMY to be the Faculty of Engineering with excellent graduates in the matter of academics and research. A follow-up public lecture under the theme“Perlakuan Permukaan untuk Pencegahan Korosi Lingkungan Suhu Tinggi” was done after the MoU signing. (Anya/tr: Yasmine)