Gold Medals and Special Award for Creative Invention in i-ENVEX
Dr. Farzad Hejazi, a senior lecturer from the Department of Civil Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia has won 4 Gold Medals and Special Award for Creative Invention in the International Engineering Invention and Innovation Exhibition (i-Envex 2016).
The awards received by Dr. Farzad and his team were presented by Y.T.M. Raja Muda Perlis, Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Jamalullail in UniMAP on 9-10 April 2016.
The following are the novel products (commercialized stage) were exhibited in i-ENVEX:
1- Nonlinear Conical spring Bracing System for Structures under Dynamic Load.
Inventor: Dr. Farzad Hejazi, Dr. Amir Fateh, Professor Dato' Ir. Dr. Mohd Saleh Jaafar
2- Divergent Viscous Wall Damper.
Inventor: Dr. Farzad Hejazi, Mr. Soheil Nikpour, Professor Dato' Ir. Dr. Mohd Saleh Jaafar
3- The FEM program for Analysis of RC Structure with Prestress Elements.
Inventor: Dr. Farzad Hejazi, Mr. Milad Hafezolghorani, Professor Dato' Ir. Dr. Mohd Saleh Jaafar, Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Raizal Saifulnaz Muhammad Rashid
4- Rubber Damper Connector.
Inventor: Dr. Farzad Hejazi, Mr. Esmaeil Ibrahimi, Professor Dato' Ir. Dr. Mohd Saleh Jaafar
The invention exhibition which was held in UniMAP Pauh Putra Main Campus, encouraged and brought all young researchers, scientists and inventors together to show off their inventions. Other researchers who also participated in this Innovation Competition were from Malaysia, South Korea, USA, Canada, Taiwan, China, Romania, India and Iraq.
Faculty of Engineering,
Universiti Putra Malaysia,
43400 UPM Serdang,
Selangor Darul Ehsan.