SAEM Awards

Open Category

SAEM Award - Open Category
Outstanding Technical Achievement

This award may be given each year to an individual who, as project engineer or project manager, has achieved particular distinction in his/her own technical field and mode of practice, which may be government, education, industry, construction or private practice. The technical achievement shall
be one that enhances the engineering profession and contributes to the good of the public. The award may be given in recognition of a singular achievement or a series of achievements, which are recognized within the profession as being unique, innovative and/or outstanding. The candidate shall have a record of active participation in professional and technical society activities and shall have a record of professional development through continuing education. If you have any additional questions please email to wira@utm.my. Deadline is on January 31st, 2019. Incomplete forms may be considered ineligible for assessment. Email your completed form and related supporting documents to mohdhafzi@miros.gov.my.

The selection criteria include the following:

  1. Eligibility: Member of SAE
  2. The SAE-M executive committee’s members are not allowed to compete for the Award
  3. Due date for nomination: January 31st, 2019
  4. Nomination done through submission of a form and copies of relevant documents as a prove of claims
  5. The award recipient will be determined by SAE-M executive committee and the decision is final with no objection in this regard will be entertained
  6. Award comprises a certificate and RM 1000 reward

Form Download – PDF or Word file

2015 – no winner

2016 – WINNER: Mr. Yahaya Ahmad (MIROS). Development of Child Restraint Standard & Assessment in Malaysia.

2017 – WINNER: Ir. Azmi Osman (PROTON). Powertrain Design & Development.


Outstanding Technical Paper Award

This award is given for the best technical paper presented by a member of SAE. The paper must be based on work done by the lead author (individual or corresponding author). Papers can be on any topic related directly or indirectly with automotive application. If you have any additional questions please email to wira@utm.my. Deadline is on January 31st, 2019. Incomplete forms may be considered ineligible for assessment. Email your completed form to mohdhafzi@miros.gov.my.

The selection criteria include the following:

  1. Eligibility: Member of SAE.
  2. The SAE-M executive committee’s members are not allowed to compete for the Award.
  3. Nominated technical paper should be published between 1st September 2017 – 31st August 2018
  4. Due date for nomination: January 31st, 2019
  5. Nomination done through submission of a form and a copy of published paper
  6. The award recipient will be determined by SAE-M executive committee and the decision is final with no objection in this regard will be entertained.
  7. Award comprises a certificate and RM 1000 reward

Form Download – PDF or Word file

2015 – WINNER: Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Saiful Amri Mazlan (UTM). Design and Performance Analysis of a Compact Magnetorheological Valve with Multiple Annular and Radial Gaps.

2016 – WINNER: Prof. Ir. Dr. Mohd Sapuan Salit (UPM). Implementation of the Expert Decision System for Environmental Assessment in Composite Materials Selection for Automotive Components.

2017 – WINNER: Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Saiful Amri Mazlan (UTM). A New Control-Oriented Transient Model of Variable Geometry Turbocharger.


Student Category

SAEM Award - Student Category
Outstanding Student Award

This award may be given to a student who registered in SAE-M student chapter. The nominations should be filled out by the advisor of SAE-M student chapter. In Section B, please be as thorough as possible, addressing the selection criteria listed below to the best of your ability. If you have any additional questions please email to wira@utm.my. Deadline is on January 31st, 2019. Incomplete forms may be considered ineligible for assessment. Email your completed form to mohdhafzi@miros.gov.my.

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2015 – Muhammad Taufiq Mohd Zin (UTM)

2016 – Muhammad Helmy Hussainy Khazali (UKM), and Hafidz Afiq Hamdan (UTM)

2017 – Siti Nur Shakinah As Saad (UTM)


Student Merit Award

This award may be given to a student who has actively contributed towards SAE-M activities and made a significant impact on SAE-M. The nomination should be filled out by SAE member. If you have any additional questions please email to wira@utm.my. Deadline is on January 31st, 2019. Incomplete forms may be considered ineligible for assessment. Email your completed form to mohdhafzi@miros.gov.my.

Form Download – PDF or Word file

2015 – no winner

2016 – Muhammad Taufiq Mohd Zin (UTM)

2017 – Nur Amirah Farhana Rahimin (UTM)