Ir. Muhammad Waziz Wildan, M.Sc.,Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering Study Program


Education
Ir., Mechanical Engineering, Universitas Gadjah Mada-Indonesia, 1992
M.Sc, Energy System and the Environment, University of Strathclyde-England, 1997
Ph.D., Advanced Ceramics & Composites, University of Strathclyde-England, 2000

Academic Experience
Universitas Gadjah Mada, Lecturer, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 1993 – Present, Full Time
Universitas Gadjah Mada, Vice Dean of Academics Affairs, Faculty of Engineering, 2015-Present, Full Time
Universitas Gadjah Mada, Head of Department, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 2012-2015, Full Time
Universitas Gadjah Mada, Secretary of Department, Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, 2008-2012, Full Time
Current membership in professional organizations Member, American Ceramic Society (ACERS), 1998 - 2010

Member, Society of Automotive Engineers of Indonesia (IATO), 2011 – Present Member, The Institution of Engineers Indonesia (PII), 2017 – Present

Honors and Awards
Research Grant IPTEKS DIKTI, Development of Silica Scaling in Geothermal Dieng Field for SiC Synthesis as Advanced Ceramics, Team Leader, 2012.
Research Grant IPTEKS DIKTI, Development of Silica Scaling in Geothermal Dieng Field for Silicon Nitrida (Si3N4) synthesis as Advanced Ceramics, Team Leader, 2013.
Research Grant IPTEKS DIKTI, Development of Composit Silica/Zirconia as Refractory Material, Team Leader, 2014.
Service activities (within and outside of the institution)
Engineering Consultants, under Faculty of Engineering Universitas Gadjah Mada, 2011-Present

Contributes actively in various community development schemes, such as:

1. Pengembangan Sumber Daya Alam dan Pemberdayaan Masyarakat dalam Rangka Mengembangkan Desa Sriharjo sebagai Desa Wisata. 2016

2. Pengembangan SDM dan Teknologi UMKM Keripik di Desa Sriharjo Kecamatan Imogiri Kabupaten Bantul DIY untuk Meningkatkan Nilai Jual dan Daya Saing Produk. 2015

3. Identifikasi Potensi Daerah Desa Widarapayung Wetan dan Memberikan Pendampingan Sistem Manajemen serta Teknologi untuk Membentuk Desa Inovasi menjadi Desa Wisata. 2015

4. Pengembangan Sumber Daya Alam dan Pemberdayaan Masyarakat Menuju Desa Wisata Sebagai Strategi Peningkatan Mutu Kesejahteran Hidup. 2014

5. Pengadaan Air Bersih untuk Peningkatan Kesejahteraan Masyarakat di Desa Selopamioro, Kecamatan Imogiri, Kabupaten Bantul, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta. 2013

6. Perbaikan Pengeringan Gabah dengan Tungku Gama, Pengadaan Alat Pengemas, dan Pelatihan Usaha Mandiri di Desa Sidomulyo, Bambanglipuro, Bantul. 2012

Publications and presentations (Most important from past 5 years)

“Various sizes of the synthesized Fe3O4 nanoparticles assisted by mechanical vibrations”, Rusianto, T., Wildan, M.W., Abraha, K., Kusmono, Indian Journal of Engineering and Materials Sciences, 22 (2), pp. 175-180, (2015).

“Characterizations of ceramic magnets from iron sand”, Rusianto, T., Waziz Wildan, M., Abraha, K., & Kusmono, International Journal of Technology, 6(6), pp. 1017-1024, (2015).

“Optimization of stir casting process parameters to minimize the specific wear of AL-SiC composites by taguchi method”, Sadi, Malau, V., Waziz Wildan, M., Suyitno, International Journal of Engineering and Technology, 7(1), 17-26, (2015).

“Optimization of process parameters of stir casting to maximize the hardness of Al-Sic composites by Taguchi method”, Malau, V., Wildan, M.W., Suyitno, Sadi, International Journal of Applied Engineering Research, (2014).

“Pengaruh Parameter Faktor Stir Casting pada Porositas KOmposit Al-SiC”, S Sadi, V Malau, MW Wildan, S Suyitno, ROTOR 7 (1), 1-7, (2014). (in Indonesian language).

“Preparation and properties of clay-reinforced epoxy nanocomposites”, Kusmono, Wildan, M.W., Mohd Ishak, Z.A.,International Journal of Polymer Science, 690675, (2013).

“Preparation of porous hydroxyapatite as synthetic scaffold using powder deposition and sintering and cytotoxicity evaluation”, Pujiyanto, E., Tontowi, A.E., Wildan, M.W., Siswomihardjo, W., Advanced Materials Research, (2013).

“Porous hydroxyapatite-zirconia composites prepared by powder deposition and pressureless sintering”, Pujiyanto, E., Tontowi, A. E., Wildan, M. W., Siswomihardjo, W., Advanced Materials Research, 445, pp. 463-468, (2012).

Recent professional development activities

Main research area: Ceramics technology, Engineering materials

Active in supervising Ph.D, Master, and Bachelor students in ceramics & engineering materials – related topics