Category: Activities

3D Printing Workshop Is A Success!

A detailed workshop has been held by our president of APCORE 2020/2021 and committee members. Explaining about where 3D printing is applicable, how temperature, size and shape of objects will interrelate with each other, it definitely is an eye opener especially to beginners who are diving into 3D printing. Different settings and printer models will […]


Getting started with 3D printing but don’t know where to start? In this workshop, you will learn about the basics of 3D printing (from CAD model to 3D printing) using CURA software as well as some tips and tricks on how to make a good print with PLA filament. Date: 27 March, 2021 (Saturday) Time: […]

APCORE Recruitment 2020

Calling out for those who challenge! Asia Pacific Center of Robotics Engineering (APCORE) is a robotics research center formed by APU for students to do research in areas such as Internet of Things (IoT), virtual technology (VR/AR), 3D printing and etc. As we aimed to become a regional hub for robotics research in Malaysia, throughout […]

APCORE Appreciation and Handover Ceremony 2019

Our research center held its Appreciation and Handover Ceremony of year 2019 to express its gratitude towards the student section contribution on completing projects, participating in events and competitions for building the center’s reputation. Below is the summary list of the center’s activity throughout the term of year 2018/ 2019 : Project: VORA, 3D Printed […]

ELA is a guest in IEM 60th Annual Dinner and Award Night !

ELA is in action !! One of the projects of the research center, the ELA robot had the privilege to make its public debut in The Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM) 60th Annual Dinner and Award Night 2019, and the honor to meet Primary Industries Minister YB Teresa Kok !!

Semi-Finalist in CREST TGL Grand Design Challenge with project AutoMat

Congratulations to our team in CREST R&D Talent Development-organized The Great Lab (TGL) Challenge 2018 for being shortlisted as one of the Top 6 in University category for their project AutoMat: Automated Material Un/Loading process for CNC Router. AutoMat is a project on developing a PoC model of using PLC-controlled pneumatic system to automate loading and […]

Taking Part in Unimaker National Level with Project VORA

Our team who has championed Unimaker Regional Level of Central Region advanced to Unimaker National Level with the same project- VORA. Although they didn’t bag home any prizes this time, multiple visitors have expressed their interest in the project and the team are excited to further develop the project.

Top 10 Finalist in Hartalega Ideas for Tomorrow Challenge 2018

A team from the research center is shortlisted as one of the Top 10 finalist for Hartalega-organized HITCH 2018 and had the opportunity to visit Hartalega HQ and present our idea to industry professionals. The idea presented is one of the featured project of the research center: the Brain-Computer Interface Rehabilitation Arm for stroke patients.

Project VORA Bagged Home Champion in Unimaker Central Region 2018

Congratulations to APCORE members who won the UNIMAKER 2018 competition at the central region with the project title VR Controlled Robot Arm.  

Research Project Showcase in SolidWorks Innovation Day 2019

The university, as a supporting partner of IME SolidWorks Innovation Day 2019, has held an exhibition where students’ design work using SolidWorks software are displayed. The center has sent its project teams to display their 3D design of projects such as robotic rover, robotic arm and robotic hand.