MSU’s medal-winning inventions and innovations in PERINTIS 2018
13 November 2018
Health Sciences, Medical, Pharmaceutical leads medal haul; Future Vision, Maca Delima grab PERINTIS special awards 





Health Sciences, Medical, Pharmaceutical brought in a total of twenty-one medals to MSU along with the PERINTIS 2018 Best Commercial Potential Award; Education follows with eight, and Engineering Technology and Innovation with six plus the PERINTIS Best Young Inventor Award.


Grabbing the PERINTIS Best Young Inventor Award is Engineering Technology and Innovation gold medalist Future Vision. The project led by Dr Safaa Najah Saud presents a smart and affordable technology for the visually impaired. A navigation tool comprising smart stick, hat and shoes, it can detect obstacles, be set on GPS coordinates to 'home' and 'work', send emergency SMSes, and sync with a smartphone. It also costs some 20% lower than similar products in the market.






MSU Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering


The PERINTIS Best Commercial Potential Award is bagged by Health Sciences, Medical, Pharmaceutical silver medalist Kopi Maca Delima. The 8-in-1 instant coffee invented as a herbal health beverage with pomegranate, maca powder, and dates had taken innovators Dr Zulhabri, Dr Rosjulila, and Dr Norwahidah four years from formulation and research to commercialization. The product is selling at selected halal supermarkets, co-operatives, agents, and stockists, as well as exported to Brunei, Indonesia, and Singapore.







MSU PhD in Food Service Technology



MSU’s PERINTIS 2018 full medal tally along with the inventions and innovations in the winning categories follow.

Health Sciences, Medical, Pharmaceutical – 4 gold, 5 silver, 12 bronze

Education – 4 gold, 1 silver, 3 bronze

Engineering Technology and Innovation – 2 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze

IT and Telecommunications – 3 silver, 2 bronze

Environmental – 1 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze

Community Development and Social Innovation – 2 silver, 1 bronze

New Media, Games and Animation – 1 gold, 1 silver

Tourism and Hospitality – 1 gold


MSU Bachelor of New Media (Honours)

MSU Bachelor in Games Design and Animation (Honours)

MSU Bachelor in Product Design (Honours)


GOLD

Health Sciences, Medical, Pharmaceutical

Betelnizer
Dermacol
Development of Health Products from Sea Cucumber
The Healthy School Canteen Project (NuTeen): Creating a Healthier Nutrition Environment in Kuala Lumpur's Secondary Schools








MSU Doctor of Philosophy (by Research) in Biomedicine 




 


Betelnizer collects another gold medal for MSU

Another gold for Dermacol at InTEX18


GOLD

Education

Malaysia Logistics Performance Index
MAEGD: Mobile App Education for Gender Dysphoria
Development of Pop-up Book in Educating Healthy Eating amongst Pre-School Children
Enhancing Children’s Astronomy Encyclopedia Book Design towards Young Children in Malaysia




MSU Master in Educational Management and Leadership


GOLD

Engineering Technology and Innovation

Future Vision: Smart and Affordable Technology for the Visually Impaired
Novel Technique for Welding Dissimilar Steels







MSU Master of Science in Engineering


GOLD

Environmental

MyCoral: Seascape Innovation









GOLD

New Media, Games and Animation
A Novel Model for Creating Realistic Facial Skin Colour and Emotional Expression of 3D Virtual Human







GOLD

Tourism and Hospitality

Allergen Alert: Food Allergies App for Travellers


MSU Master in International Hospitality and Tourism
 Management


 

SILVER

Health Sciences, Medical, Pharmaceutical

Invention of a New 8-in-1 Instant Herbal Coffee as Halal Health Beverage
MSU RR Jawi Chart: the First Standardized Jawi Continuous Text Chart to Measure Near Visual Acuity
Customized 3D Printed Spectacles for Patients with Facial Deformities
Fluorescent Carbon Powder Synthesized from Rice Husk and Natural Dye (Curcumin) for Latent Fingermark Development
KiSyn W Mat

 

MSU Master of Science (Applied Science)


SILVER

IT and Telecommunications

Trusted Computing and Security for Computer Folders

Service-oriented Smart Access Point Selection Mechanism

Improved Auto Search Parking Space Location based on MongoDB and Node.js with Visual Direction


MSU Master in Computer Science (by Research)

 

SILVER

Engineering Technology and Innovation

Self-Driving Autonomous Car

Low-Cost Handwriting Robot

ITEX gold to MSU for handwriting machine


SILVER

Community Development and Social Innovation

PICKaBOOK bridging Tradition and Modernity

Digital Evaluation Gauge Holistic System for Public Transport


MSU Master in Information Technology

SILVER

Education

Patho Gamified Microlearning (PGM)

SILVER

Environmental

X-LarV

SILVER

New Media, Games and Animation

The Lost Hunters


MSU Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science


BRONZE

Health Sciences, Medical, Pharmaceutical

Monitoring Healthcare System for Infants

Augmented Reality in Teaching and Learning

MSU Standard Acuity Measurement Chart (MSU-SAMChart)

Development of Protein Fabric Indicator using Henna Leaves Extract

Computer-aided Drug and Vaccine Design against Anti-Microbial Resistance Bacteria

A Novel Probiotic to Improve Immune System Functions in Immuno-compromised Rabbits

Antifungal Activity of Aloe Vera (Aloe barbadensis miller) Extract Edible Film on Tomato

Potential Use of Phaleria macrocarpa Leaves Extract as a Promising Medicinal Product or Nutritional Supplement

The Effectiveness of Christia vespertilionis Plant Extract in treating Wound of Diabetic Induced Rats by Topical Application

Roselle–GoldenGamat Cream

Chi-Bac Gel Patch

M.O.B.C.H. Spray

 


  



MSU Master of Clinical Pharmacy


BRONZE

Education

Interactive Hologram in Learning the Planet

Circus of Speech

T.I.L.E.S.

BRONZE

Engineering Technology and Innovation

Real Time Surveillance Neighbourhood Security via Android Smartphone

Automatic Irrigation System using PV Solar Tracking

 

 

  

 

 


BRONZE

IT and Telecommunications

Face Recognition Automatic Class Attendance System (FRACAS)

GT-Glass: World's Fastest Interpretation


MSU PhD (Information and Communication Technology)


BRONZE

Environmental

Upcycle Campaign: Fostering Social Change through Reduction of Plastic Bottle Waste

BRONZE

Community Development and Social Innovation

Smart Recycle Bins using Wireless Sensor Network Technology


MSU Doctor of Philosophy (Applied Science)