LKC FES students won awards at IEEE Malaysia FYP Competition

From left: Lim Han Xian, Tay Yu Jun, Shanon Tan Cheng Yuan, IEEE Chairman Malaysia Section Dr Fawnizu Azmadi Hussin, Head of Civil Engineering Department Dr Ling Lloyd, Kho Yi Yung and Lee Jai Hua

The IEEE Malaysia Final Year Project (FYP) Competition was once again organised by IEEE Malaysia this year. The award ceremony was held at Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre on 12 October 2019. Six students from UTAR Lee Kong Chian Faculty of Engineering and Science won several awards at the competition. UTAR also emerged as the university with the largest submission at 17% of the total.

There were 19 sponsored tracks altogether with a total of 384 submissions. Each sponsored track was backed by a Malaysian IEEE technical chapter. The technical chapters facilitated the evaluation process and determined the winner for each track.

The annual competition saw the participation of both public and private universities. The universities include Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia, Multimedia University, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Universiti Malaya, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Monash University Malaysia, Tunku Abdul Rahman University College, Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Curtin University Malaysia, Universiti Malaysia Terengganu, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, etc.

The list of winners from LKC FES is as follows:

Track Name

Winners’ Name



Recent Trends in Computational Intelligence

Tee Kai Feng

1st Place

Dr Liew How Hui

Lim Han Xian

2nd Place

Ng Choon Boon

Geoscience and Remote Sensing

Shanon Tan Cheng Yuan

1st Place

Dr Ling Lloyd

Electronic Packaging

Tay Yu Jun

2nd Place

Ts Dr Karen Wong Mee Chu

Kho Yi Yung

 3rd Place

Dr Khor Kok Chin

Sensors & Nanotechnology

Lee Jai Hua

3rd Place

Dr Chee Pei Song

Winners at the award presentation ceremony

LKC FES appreciates all those who have contributed to this competition, congratulates all winners, and looks forward to the next competition in 2020.

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