Research Projects

Project 17
Title: Comparative Analysis of Urban Sprawl and Satellite Town in Sibu
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: N/A
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 Mar., 2017
Research Team: Rahmat Moriat (Principal Researcher), Muhammad Ariff, Mohammad Oliver

Project 16
Title: Sustainable Development Attitude: A Study on Perception among Private & Public Higher Learning Institutions Student in Malaysia
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 11,700
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 15 Dec., 2016
Research Team: Wahida Wahi (Principal Researcher), Nadzirah Hj. Zainordin, Magdalen Petrus, Chieng Tiong Koh

Project 15
Title: Documentation of Orang Ulu and Iban Dayak Dwellings in Sibu, Kapit and Belaga
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: N/A
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 15 Dec., 2016
Research Team: Md Yusrizal (Principal Researcher), Mohd Syafri Mohd Zan

Project 14
Title: Exploratory Study of Housing Condition (Rumah Kongsi) for Construction Labour Workforce in Sibu and Kuching
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: N/A
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 15 Dec., 2016
Research Team: Muhammad Ariff Mat Saruan (Principal Researcher), Muhammad Oliver, Prof Dr Salfarina, AP Ar. Haris

Project 13
Title: Accessibility Audit for the person with Disability and Elderly in Public Building in Sibu, Sarawak
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: N/A
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 15 Dec., 2016
Research Team: Mohd Syafri Mohd Zan (Principal Researcher), Muhammad Khairi bin Ismail

Project 12
Title: The Integration of Indigenous Vernacular Architecture in Cultural Tourism: Case Studies of Resort Design in Sarawak
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: N/A
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 Dec., 2016
Research Team: Aimi Nabiha

Project 11
Title: Energy Consumption and Conservation Practice among Hotels in Capital City of Sarawak                     
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: N/A
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 Dec., 2016
Research Team: Wong Jing Jing (Principal Researcher), Prof Dr Salfarina Abdul Gapor, Wahida Wahi

Project 10
Title: Towards Sustainable Campus: A Study On Physical Development Planning Across Four Different Institutions
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 12,610
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 Sept., 2016
Research Team: Nadzirah Hj. Zainordin 

Project 9
Title: Sustainable Urban Transportation: Progress And Potential In Sarawak
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 10,160
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 Sept., 2016
Research Team: Nadzirah Hj. Zainordin 

Project 8
Title: Green Residential: A Perspective Towards Sarawak Builders
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 9,160
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 June, 2016
Research Team: Magdalen Petrus (Principal Researcher), Nadzirah Hj. Zainordin, Wahida Wahi

Project 7
Title: The Key Barriers In Implementing Sustainable Building Construction In Sarawak, Malaysia
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 8,360
Duration: 6 months
Date Started: 1 June, 2016 – 8 Dec., 2016
Research Team: Nadzirah Hj. Zainordin (Principal Researcher), Magdalen Petrus, Wahida Wahi

Project 6
Title: The Influence of Physical Environments on Social Activities in a Mosque: A Case Study of Masjid Al-Qadim, Sibu
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 June, 2016
Research Team: Prof. Dr. Salfarina Abdul Gapor

Project 5
Title: Assessing the Innovative of Shipbuilding Industry in Malaysia
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: N/A
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 March 2016
Research Team: AP Dr Ahmed Mohammed (Principal Researcher). Chieng Tiong Koh, Angela Ting, Wahida Wahi

Project 4
Title: Architecture Students’ Personality Profile Influences Their Privacy Preferences in Design Studio
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 10,000
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 28 Jan., 2014
Research Team: Wong Chih Siong (Principal Researcher), Wong Lin Sze

Project 3
Title: Students’ Perception on the Studio Design to Support Architecture Teaching and Learning
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 10,500
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 28 Jan., 2014
Research Team: Wong Lin Sze (Principal Researcher), Wong Chih Siong

Project 2
Title: The Procedural Rationality in Malaysia Public Procurement Process
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 8,500
Duration: 24 months
Date Started: 1 Jan., 2014
Research Team: Kan Fock Kui 

Project 1
Title: Home-Based Enterprises Among Households Along Riverine Villages of Sibu, Sarawak
Source of Fund: University Research Fund
Amount: RM 14,800
Duration: 18 months
Date Started: 1 Jan., 2014
Research Team: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ar. Azizah Salim (Principal Researcher), Dr. Winnie Wong, Dr. Anita Rosli