Research Grants

Research TitleFunding

Investigation on the use of modified light spectrum to enhance photosynthetic performance, biomass productivity and biochemical composition of selected tropical microalgae

Research Excellence and Innovation Grant (REIG) - RM50,000

Greening Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Aquaculture via Circular Economy in Johor, Malaysia

Research Consortium Grant, partnership with WWF-Malaysia (RM400,000)

The effects of insect meal substitution on the physiological performances of pacific white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei)

Conservation Partnership Scheme (CPS) grant, by WWF-Malaysia (RM60,000)

Sustainable Bivalve Farming Through Advanced Hatchery Technology for Future Food Security of Malaysia

Research Excellent Consortium Grant (High CoE, Center of Excellence) – UCSI University, University Science Malaysia (Centre for Marine and Coastal Studies) and University Sabah Malaysia (Borneo Marine Research Institution) (Grand total = RM500,000.00)

Commercial Recirculating Aquaculture System

HELLAS TF Sdn. Bhd. (RM90,000)

Bioconversion of plastic wastes to edible biomass: The effects of plastic-eating worm substitution and the physiological and nutritional performances on pacific white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei)

Research Excellence & Innovative Grant (REIG), CERVIE, UCSI (RM43,400)

Identifying the intestinal microbiota of shrimp impervious to Acute Hepatopancreatic Necrosis Diseases (AHPND) and development of disease-control feed incorporated with indigenous probiotics

Research Excellence & Innovative Grant (REIG), CERVIE, UCSI (RM48,000)

Interaction of Acinetobactor venetianus and Cycloclasticus pugetii with acetylated Kapok cotton fibres and their ability to degrade crude oil.

Fundamental Research Grant Scheme (FRGS), MOHE (127,800.00) 1/9/2019 – 31/5/2022