University of Nottingham Malaysia
Faculty of Engineering
     
  
 

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Novita Sakundarini

Associate Professor, Faculty of Engineering

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Expertise Summary

Dr. Novita have her core research competencies in eco-design, sustainable manufacturing, material selection, recycling oriented design, design and development of environmental impact assessment tool in product design, and development of expert systems for green design. She established many research collaboration and university linkage in the area of manufacturing and sustainable design, specifically Asia-Pacific universities. She published research articles in many high impact referred journals, proceeding of international conference and serves as invited reviewer of several international journal. She is a Member of the Institution Engineering Designers (IED) UK and Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy UK. Apart of her teaching and research activities, she currently serves as Outcome Based Education (OBE) Officer and Mechatronic Liason Officer at M3 Department, UNMC.

Teaching Summary

MM2MID -Materials in Design (Module Convenor)

MM2EMD - Electromechanical Devices (Module Convenor)

MM4CRM - Conservation and Recycling of Materials (Module Convenor)

MM3BPR - BEng Individual Project

MM4MPR - MEng Individual Project

MM4IPP - MSc Individual Project

Research Summary

Design and developed a multi-objective optimization method for lightweight and high recyclability materials selection Design and developed an energy efficient and reduced environmental impacts… read more

Selected Publications

Current Research

  • Design and developed a multi-objective optimization method for lightweight and high recyclability materials selection
  • Design and developed an energy efficient and reduced environmental impacts evaluation tool in manufacturing process
  • Involved in the Investigation and Development of Integrated Material Efficiency Strategy Framework and Tool for Malaysian Manufacturing Industry
  • Developed a CAD based evaluation tool for selecting high recyclability materials under integrated platforms
  • Co-Researcher on Strategic Prioritization Mapping Tool for the Adoption of Green Manufacturing Practices in Malaysian SMEs research project
  • Involved in the development of eco design qualitative guideline: EnviroDesign
  • Involved in the development of technology enabler for Intelligent Product within Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) platform (Collaboration with Center for Product Design and Manufacturing, University of Malaya)
  • Investigated drivers and practices of sustainable manufacturing in Malaysia (Collaboration with Center for Product Design and Manufacturing, University of Malaya)
  • Design and developed design for recoverability methodology in the modular design
  • Green Affective Design

Faculty of Engineering

The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
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Selangor Darul Ehsan
Malaysia

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