There is a dramatically surge in interest in environmentally materials and technology in industrial sectors and composites derived from natural, renewable resources. Septic tanks, manhole covers, automotive parts and structural composite are widely made of fiberglass which is expensive, cause harm to workers, abrasive to processing equipment and not environmentally friendly.
Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) is entrusted through a partnership with a company from Germany through the Centre of Excellence for Unmanned Systems (UAS) to produce commercial quality of unmanned aircraft (UAV).
MTUNConnect’s goal is to provide a platform for innovators to solicit funds for academic projects.
MTUNConnect enables this process by encouraging researchers to self-identify, articulate their projects, request funding, and then use that funding to bring their product closer to a market place.