Prof. Dr. Tharek among recipients of 2016 Top Research Scientists Malaysia Award

18th August 2016 – A very big congratulation to the director of WCC, Prof. Dr. Tharek, who was among the recipients of Top Research Scientist Malaysia (TRSM) 2016, organized by Academy of Sciences Malaysia (ASM). The award ceremony was held on last 15th ­of August with The award presented by DYMM Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah Ibni Almarhum Sultan Azlan Muhibuddin Shah Al-Maghfullah, the Sultan of Perak.

The TRSM is an initiative by ASM under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation Malaysia, in line with its focus on fostering a culture of excellence in science, technology and innovation (STI). The initiative aims to identify and recognize the leading research scientists in Malaysia. The output of this initiative is a TRSM profile that would provide a centralized point of reference on leading scientists in Malaysia along with information on their research areas. The recognition is given to research scientists holding Malaysian citizenship & working in Malaysia whose outstanding achievements in STI have been nationally and internationally recognised.

Prof. Dr. Tharek alongside Prof. Dr. Mazlan and Prof. Dr. Azman were the 2016 Top Research Scientists awards recipients from UTM