About Us

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Welcome to the Materials Science Laboratory, School of Mechanical Engineering, FE UTM.

This lab is one of the “Lab of Excellence” in the university with a primary aim to excel in the field of materials science and engineering. Our staffs are fully active in research and teaching ranging from corrosion and corrosion control, materials coating technology, composite materials, electronic materials and biomaterials.

Materials science is a field of study focusing on functional solids such as structural, chemical, biological, thermal, magnetic, electronic or optical. It is based on the chemistry and physics of the solid state and covers all aspects of engineering materials – metals, polymers, ceramics – and combinations of these.

The lab is fully equipped with the state-of-the-art equipments for the study of materials science and engineering. We are fully committed to collaborate with the industrial sector and actively involve in consultancy work.

Should you have any enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact us!


Dr. Norhayati Ahmad,
Head of Materials Science Laboratory,
Dept. of Materials, Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering,
School of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of  Engineering,
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia,
81310 Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia.
Tel: 6-07- 5534676,
Hp: 6-019-7785102,
Fax: 6-07- 5566159,
Email : utmlabmaterials@gmail.comnhayati@mail.fkm.utm.my