The Centre for Energy Sciences was first established in 2000 in the Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya. In 2008, the Centre was recognized as one of UM’s Centres of Research. The core research areas are Renewable Energy (i.e. Biofuel and Biomass, Solar and Wind), Energy Efficiency and Energy Conservation in Industrial, Commercial and Residential Settings, Heating, Ventilating, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVAC&R) and Energy Policy.
Today, we comprise a research team members who have substantial experience in their respective fields. And the Centre is strongly committed in expanding the whole infrastructure to fulfill the research objectives of the University as well as national demands related to issues concerning energy sciences, particularly on energy security and sustainable development by focusing on research and teaching, technical training and consultancy, which leads to elevating UM ranking.
Prof. Ir Dr. Masjuki Hj. Hassan
Department of Mechanical Engineering