The Centre for Photonics and Advanced Materials Research (CPAMR) is a centre set up to spearhead research and innovation in the broad sphere of photonics and advanced materials technologies. The objective of the centre is to conduct R&D on materials, photonic/optoelectronic/electronics components and systems in Solar Technology, Sensors Technology, Device and Packaging Techology, Optical Communication Technology and in other industries that require the use of these technologies. This is achieved through a portfolio of collaborative R&D projects which includes strategic long-term research programmes, industrial collaborative programmes and consultancy.


  • [2022] Sept 8        : CPAMR Talk Series - Green Solvents for CO2 Capture and Utilization (Details)
  • [2022] July 29       : Second Workshop on International Research Collaboration & Grant Application
  • [2022] June 7        : Research Discussion Workshop by Research Centre Advisor Professor Federico Rosei
  • [2022] May 9          : KMUTNB visits UTAR to discuss collaboration
  • [2022] Apr 20         : Site Visit to Kossan Rubber Industries Bhd
  • [2022] Apr 13         : Resilience and Self-care in the Time of COVID-19 (Replay Available!
  • [2022] Apr 11         : Site Visit to Ansell N.P. Sdn Bhd 
  • [2022] Apr 6           : Visit by Top Glove Delegation to UTAR's Top Glove Engineering Lab 
  • [2022] Mar 15          Launching of Top Glove Engineering Laboratory 
  • Presentation of the Science Outlook 2020 Report  (Video Available!)

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