Chemical Technology Research Centre
Chemical Technology Research Centre (CTRC) was established under the Department of Research and Innovation on 1st April, 2015 according to the new organization structure of the department. The former six departments; Food Research Department, Ceramic Research Department, Metallurgical Research Department, Pharmaceutical Research Department, Applied Chemistry Research Department and Polymer Research Department were reorganized to CTRC comprising the Nanotechnology Research Department, Food Research Department, Pharmaceutical Research Department, Applied Chemistry Research Department and Polymer Research Department. The research areas are focused on material science and engineering including nanotechnology, composites, polymer technology, food technology, environmental pollution control, water treatment and pharmaceutical technology and applied chemical technology.
“To be a key partner for universities, industries and private sector through chemical research and innovation”
(1) To conduct the research and development to improve national socio-economic requirements and to fulfill the needs of industry
(2) To nature qualify and highly efficient scientists and researchers for sustainable development of human resources
(3) To provide advices and services, disseminate development technical information and technology transfer of the research outcome for commercialization
(4) To promote and boost the momentum of cooperation and coordination among universities-research canter-industries from regional and developed countries.
(1)Talented Young Scientist Program
Three young scientists from Chemical Technology Research Centre have been awarded as the Talented Young Scientist Program Fellowship provided by Ministry of Science and Technology of People Republic of China.
|Dr. Tun Tun Moe
|Hauzhong University of Science and Technology||Nanomaterials for Electromagnetic Applications|
|Dr. Khin Khin Win Aung
|Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine||Evaluation of Chemical Composition and Some Pharmacological Activities of Yacon|
|Dr. Cho Cho Mar
|Quingdao Institute of Bioenergy, Chinese Academy of Science||Oleaginous Microalgae for Wastewater Decontamination, Biomass and Lipid Production|
Evaluation of Chemical Composition and Some Pharmacological Activities of Yacon (Liaoning University of Traditional Chinese Medicine)
Oleaginous Microalgae for Wastewater Decontamination, Biomass and Lipid Production (Quingdao Institute of Bioenergy, Chinese Academy of Science)
(2) e-ASIA Joint Research Program (Japan Science and Technology Agency)e-ASIA Joint Research Program (Japan Science and Technology Agency)
The department has been participating in the joint research program focused on health research, disaster prevention, intelligent infrastructure, functional materials and nanotechnology with ASEAN countries and Japan.
“Scientific Workshop on Health Research”
(3)Joint Research Program with Korea Institute of Material Science (KIMS)
Joint research program with Korea Institute of Material Science (KIMS) has been focused on Nanocomposite Material for Environmental Application.
(1) Ministry of Defense
(2) Ministry of Health
(3) Ministry of Industry
(4) Ministry of Education
(5) Myanmar Industry Association
(6) Chemical Industry Association
The technology for ” Production of Protein Foaming Agent used in Cellular Lightweight Concrete in Construction” developed by Applied Chemistry Research Division was transferred to ” Shwe-Pyi-Soe Lightweight Concrete Company ” in 2014 and to ” Myanmar Industrial Valley Co., Ltd ” in 2015.
Technology Transfer of ” Production ofProtein based Foaming Agent for Lightweight Concrete” to Shwe-Pyi-Soe Lightweight Concrete Company
Technology Transfer of “ Production of Protein based Foaming Agent for Lightweight Concrete” to Myanmar Industrial Valley Co., Ltd.
Food research division co-operated with Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) has contributed the technical distribution to private sectors for dry rice noodle technology on 9th November, 2014 and technical awareness sharing workshop for 30th July 2016 and 18th November, 2016.
- Laser Ablation
- Dip Coater
- Planetary Ball Mill
- Spray dryer
- Freeze dryer
- Laboratory Mixing Extruder
- High Temperature Furnace
- Zetasizer Nano ZS
- Thickness Tester
- Hardness Tester
- Impact Tester
- Tensile Testing Machine
- High Performance Liquid Chromatography
- Melting point apparatus