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The Return of Proquest Dissertation & Theses Global

The Return of Proquest Dissertation & Theses Global 
We are happy to announce that ProQuest Dissertation & Theses Global database subscription has been restored!
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses: Global (PQDTGlobal) is the world’s most comprehensive collection of full-text dissertations and theses. As the official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and as the database of record for graduate research, PQDTGlobal includes millions of searchable citations to dissertations and theses from 1861 to the present day together with over a million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. Over 2.1 million titles are available for purchase as printed copies. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works. It also includes PQDT UK & Ireland content.
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IoT Knowledge Sharing Talk

Assalamualaikum and Salam Sejahtera to all UTMKL Staff,
Prof./Assoc. Prof/Dr./Mr/Ms,

UTM AIS is pleased to invite all of UTM KL staff to an IoT Knowledge Sharing Talk that will be held on 10th December 2015 (Thursday). This talk titled ‘Internet of Things (IoT) in Agriculture and Disaster Management’ will be presented by UTM AIS Adjunct Professor, Prof. Dr. Teddy Mantoro.
The details of the event is as the followings:
Speaker : Professor Dr. Teddy Mantoro
                 Adjunct Professor, UTM AIS
                 Dean, USBI-Sampoerna University Engineering
Title       : Internet of Things (IoT) in Agriculture and Disaster Management
Date       : 10th December 2015 (Thursday)
Time      : 10.00 am4.00 pm
Venue    : Dewan Seminar, Level 1, UTM Kuala Lumpur
Profile of the speaker:
Professor Dr. Teddy Mantoro is the Dean of USBI- Sampoerna University Engineering and Adjunct Professor of UTM Advanced Informatics School. He obtained a PhD, an MSc and a BSc, all in Computer Science. His PhD was awarded from the School of Computer Science, Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, Australia and MSc from Dept. of Computer Science, School of Advanced Technology, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand.
His research interest is in pervasive/ubiquitous computing, context aware computing, mobile computing and intelligent environment. He has published 120+ journal/conference papers/book chapters and 4 computing books which were published by Elsevier/Atlantic, IEEE, Lamberts and IIUM press. He has served as chair, co-chair, program committee and reviewer for 70+ International conferences/journals. Currently, he is the managing editor for the International Journal of Mobile Computing and Multimedia Communications (IJMCMC) and editor for 3 other journals. He is a senior member of IEEE and a member of ACM.
He was the founder and the chair of the Integ Lab (Intelligent Environment Research Group), at KICT‐International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2009‐2012). Integ Lab has received 45 medals from national and international innovation technology competitions. He received 5 Gold, 9 Silver and 11 Bronze Medals (2009-now) for National and International IT Innovation Competitions. He has filed 4 (four) patents in credit to his name. He has received 20+ research grants to date
If you wish to attend, please confirm your attendance here

Latest updates on eResources @ UTM Library

Salam/Good day,

Here are the latest updates on eResources @ UTM Library
1. Online Database Contests & Giveaways HOT! 

2. IOS Press E-books NEW TITLE!

IOS Press is an independent, international STM publishing house established in 1987 in Amsterdam. IOS Press publishes approximately 120 book titles each year on subjects ranging from computer sciences and mathematics to medicine and the natural sciences.

To begin, log on to (on campus only) and click on My Access to view the books we have access to.

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3. Mathematics Teaching Journal  NEW TITLE!

Mathematics Teaching is the journal of the Association of Teachers of Mathematics. It is a professional journal sent to all members of the Association. ATM speaks for creativity, thought, and the enjoyment of the struggle in calculation, reasoning and discovery through mathematics.

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H2020 Info Day: Smart Cyber-Physical Systems

1 December 2015 – Brussels, Belgium – BREYDEL – room AUDITORIUM, Avenue d’ Auderghem 45 , 1040

H2020 Info Day: Smart Cyber-Physical Systems, Digital Automation, Smart Anything Everywhere, ICT Innovation for Manufacturing SMEs Initiatives, and Photonics Laser-based Production


The objective of the day will be to inform the participants about the H2020 calls on Smart Cyber-Physical Systems (ICT 1), Digital Automation (FOF 11), Smart Anything Everywhere initiative (ICT 4), ICT Innovation for Manufacturing SMEs I4MS (FOF 12) and Photonics laser-based production (FoF 13). Participants will get the occasion to present their proposal ideas for these topics and to network with other participants. In addition it will be possible to ask questions to Commission staff about proposal ideas.

Penilaian Pengajaran Pensyarah secara Elektronik (ePPP) SESI1-20152016

Dimaklumkan bahawa Penilaian Pengajaran Pensyarah secara Elektronik (ePPP) bagi Semester I Sesi 2015/2016 oleh pelajar-pelajar Prasiswazah dan Pascasiswazah melalui e-PPP sepatutnya bermula pada 22 November 2015 sehingga 19 Disember 2015 ini. Namun, atas keperluan penambahbaikan untuk mendapatkan maklumat mengenai perlaksanaan NALI di UTM dan cuti sempena Hari Keputeraan DYMM Sultan Johor, maka proses penilaian hanya akan bermula pada 24 November 2015 sehingga 19 Disember 2015.