UTM researcher Dr. Jaysuman Pusppanathan wins Falling Walls Lab Malaysia

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UPDATE: The videos of all Falling Walls Lab Malaysia competitors are now available online here.

Falling Walls Lab Malaysia at AIMST University is an international lab and independent partner of Falling Walls Lab Berlin. It is an inspiring and innovative forum which aims at building and promoting interdisciplinary connections between young excellent academics, entrepreneurs and professionals from all fields. Falling Walls Lab Malaysia event took place on 15 July 2017 at AIMST University and in this event 29 ground-breaking research projects, initiatives, ideas and business models from all disciplines were presented.

This event was supported by BUCHI Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. as sponsor partner and EURAXESS ASEAN and Academy of Sciences Malaysia as network partner.

Opening ceremony was officiated by Prof. Manickam Ravichandran, Vice chancellor AIMST University.

After the Jury vote’s evaluation session at 2.00 pm, 1st place, 2nd place and 3rd place winner of Falling Walls Lab Malaysia were announced.

1st winner

Name: Dr. Jaysuman Pusppanathan

University: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Winning idea: Breaking the Wall of unseen flow imaging


2nd winner

Name: Ms. Namani Srilahari

University: AIMST University, Malaysia

Winning idea: Breaking the Wall of mosquito borne diseases


3rd Winner Name:Dr. Mohd Nazri bin Bajuri

University: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Winning idea: Breaking the wall of mechanobiology & humanity


The first place winner of Falling Wall Lab Malaysia will take part as finalist at the Berlin Lab on 8 November, among 100 innovators to present their work in front of a renowned jury and attended the Falling Walls Conference on 9 November, meeting the world’s leading thinkers and high-ranked representatives of science, business and the innovation industry.

For further information please visit www.falling-walls.com



Falling walls Lab Malaysia

AIMST University

Semeling, 08100 Bedong

Kedah Darul Aman, Malaysia

Tel: +604-429 8000 Ext: 1284

Fax: +604-429 8007

Email: fallingwalls@aimst.edu.my