Food and Biomaterial Engineering Research Group
Food and Biomaterial Engineering Research Group (FoBERG) is a research group that focuses on the areas of food and biomaterial engineering in the School of Chemical & Energy Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. Professor Dr. Ida Idayu Muhamad, founded FoBERG in 2001. Initially, this group was composed of two staff and five students and now have grown to seven staff and more than 20 students. FoBERG was officially registered as a research group and recognised by the university since 2016.
FoBERG main laboratory is located in N29 Building, Lengkok Suria, School of Chemical & Energy Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, 81310, Skudai, Johor Bahru, Johor ,meanwhile our FoBERG R&D Office is located in N05 Building which is placing our commercialized innovations and healthy food. Our members have been conducting studies in various Biopolymers/Biomaterial and Food Engineering fields, as demonstrated by our achievements in many publications and awards.
- Food processing,
- Food technology and quality,
- Product development,
- Biocomposite materials
We welcome you to join our group to further your studies in the field of Food and Biomaterial Engineering, as well as for research collaboration and consultation. For further information, please contact us.
Congratulations Nadrah for successfully defending your Masters thesis on 21st Nov 2019. Pic (L-R): Dr. Dayang (Internal Examiner), Dr. Eraricar (Supervisor), Nadrah, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Angzass (UTHM-External Examiner) and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Roshanida (Chair)
Congratulations Alyani for successfully defending your Masters thesis on 5th Nov 2019. Pic (L-R): Prof. Dr. Hesham (Internal Examiner), Prof. Dr. Rosli (Chair), Prof. Dr. Russly (UPM-External Examiner), Alyani, and Prof. Dr. Ida Idayu (Supervisor)
Aishah Mohd. Marsin, a PhD student under the supervision of Prof. Ida Idayu, won Best Presenter award at the 2nd International Postgraduate Symposium in Biotechnology (IPSB 2019), held on 24-25th September 2019, organized by Institute of Bioproduct Development , UTM....
Congratulations to FoBERG team for being featured in the newspaper for the research on Moringa leaves. Photo (L-R): Dr. Norhayati, Prof. Dr. Ida Idayu, Dr. Dayang and Nabilah (PhD student).
Prof. Dr. Ida Idayu Muhamad from FoBERG won "Anugerah Tokoh Penyelidik 2018" at the University's Citra Karisma (annual excellent awards ceremony) held on 17th July 2019. Prof. Ida received a trophy, certificate of appreciation and RM5000 cash for the award....