ITB Geology: "Ophiolite, An Earth’s Oceanic Crust that Has Been Uplifted"

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id – Geological Engineering Department, FITB ITB held a webinar titled "Ophiolite, Earth’s oceanic crust that has been uplifted" on Saturday, May 16, 2020. The speaker of this webinar was Prof. Dr. Emmy Suparka, moderated by Dr. Eng. Mirzam Abdurrachman. Geologi Menyapa is a fundraising event for COVID-19. Collected funds will...

Hilal Observation at the Bosscha Observatory to Determine the First Date of Shawwal 1441 H

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id – The Bosscha Observatory Team will carry out the hilal observation at the Bosscha Observatory, Lembang, West Java on the 22nd and 23rd of May 2020 from the morning until the moon sets in the western horizon. This crescent...

ITB Airgency Ambu-Bag Ventilator Passes the Test from Health Facilities Safety Center

Bandung, itb.ac.id—Ambu-Air-based ventilator developed by a team from the Faculty of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (FTMD) Institute Teknologi Bandung (ITB) passed the function and endurance test of the Health Facilities Safety Center (BPFK) of the Indonesian Ministry of Health on 11 May 2020. After this, the tool will be clinically...

Creating Simple Personal Protective Equipment Instruction Design and #BikinSendiri Campaign, ITB Academic Assistant Won 1st Place in IDEAThon 2020 Competition

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - Academic Assistant of Institut Teknologi Bandung, Prananda L. Malasan, Ph.D., won 1st place in the IDEAthon 2020 race through his ideas related to COVID-19 organized by the Ministry of Research and Technology / Research Agency and National Innovation (Kemenristek / BRIN) announced on May 8, 2020. This competition carries the...

ITB Lecturer Discusses Data Security Issues on the Internet

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id- Modernization is making us increasingly dependent on the internet. Every day, there are billions of people using the internet, from just looking for information until fulfilling shopping needs. Recently, there have been many issues related to data leakage and privacy issues that have been violated by several internet-based...

Rector of ITB Graduating 34 Engineer Professional Study Program Graduates through Video Teleconference

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id – Institut Teknologi Bandung Rector, Prof. Reini Wirahadikusumah, Ph.D., graduated 34 ITB Engineer Professional study program graduates in the Second Period Graduation, Academic Year 2019/2020, Tuesday (5/5/2020). The graduation that contains the engineer’s oath was conducted through a video teleconference, which attended by...

Creating Idea of Reducing Plastic Trash, ITB PlusTree Team became L'Oréal Brandstorm 2020 National Champion

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - The student team from Institut Teknologi Bandung won the national championship in the L'Oréal Brandstorm 2020 competition. The team consisted of Antonius Reynard Affand (Engineering Management), Karin Adriana Widyanti (Engineering Management), Farhan Hadi Taskaya (Engineering Chemistry) won first place with a project called...

Supporting Online Lecture and Merdeka Belajar Program, ITB Develops LMS Edunex

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id – To support online learning or e-learning, Institut Teknologi Bandung has developed the newest and more modern Learning Management System (LMS), entitled Edunex. Other than its capability to accommodate a large number of users simultaneously, the system is also very easy to be used by the users, especially lecturers and...

Helping Medical Staff, Mechanical Engineering Students of ITB Create Swab Chambers

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id—The Mechanical Student Association (bahasa: Himpunan Mahasiswa Mesin) of Institut Teknologi Bandung succeeded in producing a Swab Chamber or Test Swab Room to maintain the safety of medical personnel in the process of detecting COVID-19. Swab Chamber is a cubicle that designed to separate patients...

Vent-I Portable Ventilator by Indonesian Young Generation Passes the Test of Indonesian Ministry of Health and Ready for Mass Production

Following the completion of a comprehensive product testing process by the Health Facilities Safety Center (BPFK) of Indonesian Ministry of Health, CPAP portable ventilator products, Vent-I was declared to have passed the test successfully on 21 April 2020.Products resulting from the collaboration between Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB),...

ITB Vulcanolog's Explanation about the Loud Explosion Sound and Anak Krakatau Eruption

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - Anak Krakatau Volcano in Lampung erupted twice on Friday, April 10, 2020, at 21:58 and 22:35 Western Indonesia Time. Anak Krakatau spewed out ash and smoke approximately 500 meters high. People assumed the eruption has a connection with the loud explosion sound that can be heard around Jakarta, Bogor and Depok, on April 11,...

ITB is Developing Portable Ventilator Device for COVID-19 Patients

*Dr. Syarif, trying the ventilator at Salman Mosque of ITB. (Photo: private document)BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - Currently, the world is facing a pandemic called Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). As of April 2020, more than 1 million cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in 204 countries and...

ITB Distributed Hand Sanitizer to Several Hospitals in West Java

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - Under the threat of COVID-19, any form of hand sanitizer or hand wipes are in short supply and price gouging on the rise as COVID-19 continues to spread.  As a part of efforts to curb the spread Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) ITB through Business and Endowment Fund ITB (Badan Pengelola Usaha dan Dana Lestari ITB) is...

Types of Activities that Keep ITB Students Productive During the #StayAtHome Period

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - Coronavirus (COVID-19) has now become a global pandemic. WHO World Health Organization reports, as many as 186 countries have been affected by the plague, including Indonesia. One effort that can be done to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is to limit activities (social distancing). All community interactions are limited to one...

ITB Cirebon Industrial Engineering Student Team Wins National Business Model Canvas and National Business Plan Competition

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - The industrial world has entered an era of very rapid technological development. Now almost all daily human activities can not be separated from technological assistance, ranging from learning, accessing information, socializing, and others. The development of this technology is called Industrial Revolution 4.0.The Industrial...

Prof. Ben L. Feringa: Science is an Adventure into the Unknown

Bandung, itb.ac.id - At the 61st Anniversary of the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) this time, there was a Nobel Prize Laureate, Prof. Ben L. Feringa, who attended the event as one of the honorary doctor and professor who will be inaugurated by ITB. However, not only that, on the same occasion, he also shared about his research and his...

Supporting Online Lectures, ITB Collaborates with Telecommunications Providers to Give Free Lecture Access

BANDUNG, itb.ac.id - In order to anticipate the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19), Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) has issued an online lecture policy both for lecturers and students since March 16, 2020. This is as stated in Circular Letter Number 506 / I1.B.05 / LL / 2020 concerning Lecture Activities and Practicum Protocols in the...