SciMy Interview:  Professor Dato’ Dr. Jafri Malin Abdullah

SciMy Interview: Professor Dato’ Dr. Jafri Malin Abdullah

interviewed by Dr. Wong Kah Keng and Dr. Lee Hooi Ling Prof. Dr. Jafri Malin Abdullah is no stranger in the Neuroscience arena in Malaysia….

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SciMy Interview:  Professor Dato’ Dr. Lam Sai Kit

SciMy Interview: Professor Dato’ Dr. Lam Sai Kit

interviewed by Dr. Valerie Soo and Dr. Lee Hooi Ling Emeritus Prof. Dato’ Dr. Lam Sai Kit is a renowned medical virologist whose outstanding research…

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Survival Tips for PhD Students

Survival Tips for PhD Students

by Juliana Ariffin Everyone starts graduate school for different reasons. Some may have always had a passion for science, others are determined to push the…

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Meet the Scientist: Dr. Lim Boo Liat

Meet the Scientist: Dr. Lim Boo Liat

This is a two-part interview where Dr. Lim walked us through his journey of becoming an established zoologist in Malaysia. In the first part of this interview, we get to know Dr. Lim’s humble beginning as a Lab Assistant at the Institute for Medical Research (IMR) post World World II (WWII) in 1947 to eventually being offered a Master of Science (MSc.) degree without having a formal Bachelor (BSc.) degree.

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The Night Watch: Working the night shift at CERN

The Night Watch: Working the night shift at CERN

The ATLAS Control Room (ACR) resembles a starship bridge at a lower level of alertness, with some individuals attempting to write analysis code, one of my neighbours watching a movie and another making conversation over Skype. We’re also nervously eyeing the shift leader’s banjo case, wondering when the instrument might come out to play. Welcome to the ACR late night special.

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