Solar Energy Research Institute

Institut Penyelidikan Tenaga Suria | Solar Energy Research Institute

Passive and Low Energy Architecture Laboratory

This laboratory highlights research on passive and sustainable technologies for use in the architectural industry. Among the scope of research conducted is on the characterization of building materials, building structures and construction simulations using the latest software.
The equipment available in this laboratory is as follows:

Solar simulator with rotational mechanism (Roofing)

This laboratory was built as a result of SERI UKM’s collaboration with AJIYA Sdn Bhd as well as the injection of funds from the Arus Perdana grant.
The laboratory also has a rainwater filtration system donated by Aura-Lite Sdn Bhd for daily use and water quality research.