Aerospace Malaysia Innovation Centre (AMIC)
Aerospace Malaysia Innovation Centre (AMIC) is a non-profit organisation based on membership structure which is open to Industrial and Academic players. Members define the strategy of AMIC through a committee (the Board of Directors) co-chaired by the Science Advisor to the Prime Minister of Malaysia and the CTO of Airbus Group, including representatives from all AMIC lead members (Airbus Group, Rolls-Royce, CTRM, UPM, MIGHT, MARA) and stakeholders (MOE, EPU).
AMIC core business is undertaking collaborative research and technology project in collaboration with the industries and the universities in aerospace sector. Research projects will be spearheaded by founding lead members namely AIRBUS, Rolls Royce and CTRM. All research works will be driven, evaluated, and managed by prominent industry experts. Initially three research focus areas have been identified such as jet fuel production from microalgae, innovative manufacturing of aerospace composite structures and advanced new green materials for aerospace.
To coordinate and harness the expertise available in all other universities and provides linkages between relevant industries, AMIC had selected Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) as the lead university.
- Address: AMIC-Asia Aerospace City R&T Centre, No 3-6-01, German Malaysian Institute, Jalan Ilmiah, Taman Universiti, 43000 Bangi, Selangor
- Website: http://www.amic.my
- Tel: +603-8736 6000
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org