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23 October 2014
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2230 Students Graduated, ITB Held First Graduation Academic Year 2014/2015

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:54:17 BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - On Saturday (18/10/14), ITB approved the graduation of 2230 students through Open Session of First Graduation Academic Year 2014/2015. Here, ITB released 2231 undergraduate students, 840 magister students, and 36 doctoral students. There were 431 students who graduated with cum laude predicate. This open session was attended by ITB rector, deans, board of advisory, students' parents, and institutions that cooperate with ITB....Read more.

Radio Kampus ITB Held Communication Seminar for The Future

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:47:52 BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - The ability to communicate well is one of softskill that need to be owned by a student. Students who are good at communicating will certainly have plus point when they are going into work field. Radio kampus ITB held DEFERO seminar entitled "Communication for The Future" on Saturday (04/10/14) in the ITB West Hall. This event was filled by seven speaker from various background....Read more.

Sharpening Competencies through Graduate Student Leadership and Entrepreneurship Training

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:53:10 BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - The graduate students who received scholarships from the Bakrie Graduate Fellowship in 2014/2015 and some graduate students of ITB general (non-scholarship) attended leadership and entrepreneurship training on Wednesday and Thursday (08-09 /10/14). This event can be held in cooperation Lembaga Kemahasiswaa ITB with Bakrie Center Foundation (BCF). This training is one of the BCF program in empowering human resources, taking graduate courses at 11 universities in Indonesia, including ITB. Cooperation between ITB and BCF is intended to form the figures internationally-minded national leaders. ...Read more.

Three Professors from Hong Kong University Held a Public Lecture at ITB

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 13:28:11
BANDUNG, itb.ac.id-ITB was visited by special guests from Hong Kong University on Wednesday (15/10/14). The guests are Prof. Ben Young, Prof. Herbert Fang, and Prof. Yuguo Li. In this occasion, they delivered a public lecture at Auditorium Ipteks of East Campus Center ITB at 2 pm of WesternIndonesian Time. The lecture that was organized by ITB and HKU was attended by ITB students, especially those who took Bioprocess, Environmental Biotechnology, and Introduction to Environmental Technique classes. Besides, citizens who worked as environmental experts, students who were working on their thesis, and the scholarship seekers were also invited to the public lecture. At the beginning of the lecture, Prof. Ben Young introduced Hong Kong University to the attendants. 
Prof. Herbert Fang delivered the first lecture titled Environmental Anaerobic Technology for Pollution Control and Bio-energy Recovery. Prof. Fang gave a detail explanation about waste water treatment process by biological, chemical, and physical methods. Focus of the lecture was the biological method which utilizes bacteria to degrade the pollutants. One of the biological method that can be selected to treat the waste water is aerobic process. In this process, the treatment is done in the presence of oxygen, which is absolutely necessary for the bacteria's metabolism. Another process of biological treatment method is the anaerobic process which is done in the absence of oxygen. Prof. Herbert Fang stated that anaerobic process is more advantageous than other waste treatment processes, such as produce less sludge and 90% of industrial waste water can be effectively treated by this process.

Recently, Hong Kong University is actively carrying out researches about anaerobic process for wastewater treatment. Prof. Fang has also examined the most effective microorganisms to be used in the process. The method of the research is High-Throughput Screening. The most suitable bacteria to run the process is determined by examining its DNA.  Waste water treatment treatment by anaerobic process has also been developed well. This can be proved by the growing amount of the technology's variety, such as UASB reactor, EGSB and FB reactors, and internal circulation reactor.

The second lecture titled Building Environmental and Influenza was delivered by Prof. Yuguo Li. Subject that Prof. Li experts in is the development of infrastructure that can be related to humans' health. The spesific disease that was explained by the professor was influenza. As we all know, influenza is a disease caused by virus and has been an epidemy since ages. Today's technology is kept to be developed to avoid such problem in environmental health. 

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Collaboration Expo Architecture: Showing Architectural Works with West Java Identities

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:47:30

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id- For the first time, ITB Architecture major in cooperation with Architecture Students Association (FIMA) in West Java had the opportunity to hold exhibitions of architectural works on Friday through Saturday (09-11/10/14) ago. This exhibition, while providing architectural works from various universities in West Java including Universitas Parahyangan, Institut Teknologi Nasional, Universitas Kebangsaan, Universitas Pendidikan Indonesia, Sekolah Tinggi Sains dan Teknologi Indonesia (ST Inten), Universitas Komputer Indonesia (Unikom) , and Universitas Langlangbuana. Located in East Campus Center fiels, the event managed to attract more than six hundred visitors.

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