The Research Centre of Green Technologies of University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) is inviting participants to the 6th Postgraduate Colloquium in Environmental Research (POCER). POCER aims to provide a platform for postgraduate students to engage in discussions with fellow researchers on their works in environmental research. The theme for POCER 2022 is: ” The Green Industrial Revolution of the Next Decade”, and will take place during 9-11 June 2022 at Langkawi island, the Jewel of Kedah state, well-known for the ‘duty-free’ island where granted by the Malaysia government.

This biannual postgraduate colloquium was first initiated in 2011, and this year has expanded to a wide pool of international participants. Specifically, POCER wishes to bring together postgraduate and early career researchers, to encourage exchange of ideas and issues amongst peers, as well as experience-sharing from more senior researchers.

Important Dates

Abstract Submission:

Early Bird: Before 15th April 2022

Normal: After 15th April 2022

Oral and Poster Submission:

Deadline 22nd May 2022

Colloquium Topics

We would like to invite researchers and scienties from various Institutions of Higher Learning, industry, or goverment working in environmental & energy-related research to submit papers for either oral or poster presentations on the following topics:

  • Biochemical Engineering 
  • Biofuel and Bioenergy
  • Carbon emission reduction
  • Computational tools for environmental applications
  • Energy and environmental policy
  • Environmental monitoring, assessment and management
  • Industry 4.0
  • Process system engineering
  • Renewable energy
  • Solid/biomass waste treatment, management and recycling
  • Waste minimisation
  • Water & wastewater treatment, recycling and management
  • Any other topics related to environmental research


All registered extended abstracts will be revised as short communication papers and published in the conference proceedings with e-ISBN as in conference programme book. After the conference, registered participants will also be invited for submitting their papers to the Special Issues of reputable refereed journals.