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BIOLAND AS A RENEWABLE ENERGY RESOURCE
Post date: Friday, 10 Jun 2016
In Sambeng II, Poncosari village, Srandakan, Bantul, Yogyakarta, there are 52 people working as cattle raisers. Each group has at least 2 – 3 cows, while one cow produces 23,59 kg dung / day. The dung is usually piled up into dung middens at the back of the cowshed, yet commonly never used in an optimal way.
Hence, a team of Yogyakarta State University students named Muhammad Hanafi (Education Policy), Muhibbul (Education Technology), Anisa Anggraeni, Cici Nurmaidha Tanjung, and Rian Nurhasanah (Biology) have constructed a biogas installation and bioslurry as renewable energy...
BIOPLASTIC FROM DIOSCOREA TUBER’S STARCH
Post date: Friday, 03 Jun 2016
The students Faculty of Mathematics and Science (FMS) YSU succeeded in harnessing the starch of dioscorea tuber to create an environment-friendly bioplastic. Through their research entitled The Synthesis and Characterization of Environment-Friendly Bio-plastic based on Yogyakarta’s local dioscorea, Dita Ardwiyanti along with her team from Natural Science Education Department belonging to the Student’s Research Creativity Program (PKMP) managed to make bio-plastic materials that have not been widely used. Other team members are Hesti Kurniawati, Idea Engga Yonanda, Nurlina Rafidah, Donna...
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RESEARCH, IMPLEMENTATION, AND EDUCATION OF MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE
Post date: Thursday, 19 May 2016

Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (FMNS), Yogyakarta State University (YSU) held the International Conference on Research, Implementation, and Education of Mathematics and Science (ICRIEMS3rd) with the theme of "The Global Challenges on the Development and the Education of Mathematics and Science" in the Auditorium of YSU (16-17/5). The event was opened by the Vice Rector IV YSU, Dr. rer. nat Senam.

The keynote speakers at the seminar, namely Dr. Allen Price, Ph.D (Associate Professor at Emmanuel College Boston, USA), Dr. Michiel Doorman (Associate Professor at Utrech...

FMS YSU – AMINEF PROVIDES TRAINING TO TEACHERS IN YOGYAKARTA
Post date: Thursday, 28 Apr 2016

Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Yogyakarta State University (FMS YSU) in collaboration with the American Indonesian Exchange Foundation (AMINEF) organized a Workshop on Active Learning in the Sciences (22/4), at the courtroom of the faculty. The workshop was attended by 20 teachers from various schools in Yogyakarta, and also by 20 students. The speaker for the field of physics was Allen Price, PhD (Associate Professor at Emmanuel College Boston, USA) and for the field of biology was Ana R. Otero, Ph.D. DVM (Senior Lecturer at Emmanuel College Boston, USA).

On that occasion, the...

SMART BATIK INDONESIA, THE WINNING PRODUCT OF LTIM 2016
Post date: Thursday, 14 Apr 2016

A team of Yogyakarta State University (YSU) students led by Miftahudin Nur Ihsan who belong to scientific study community “MIPA Scientist” held in Faculty of Mathematics and Science were announced winner of Student Technology and Innovation Competition (LITM) in creative industry and craft. Organizing this event was the Provincial Education, Youth, and Sport Authority, Yogyakarta Special Province.

In the Presentation Session held in early April 2016 in Faculty of Economics, Yogyakarta Technological University (UTY), Smart Batik Indonesia suceeded to appeal the judges and defeated...

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