Written on 26 January 2018 , by mesin , in category News

For two consecutive terms, lecturer of Mechanical Engineering Department was appointed as Vice Dean for Student Affairs of Faculty of Engineering, Brawijaya University.  Dr. Eng. Denny Widhiyanuriyawan, ST., MT., succeeded to Dr. Slamet Wahyudi, which the term ended last year. In official ceremony held in 28 December 2017, Dr. Widhiyanuriyawan was inaugurated by Rector of Brawijaya University along with other officials.

An alumnus of Mechanical Engineering of Brawijaya University, he got his Master Degree from Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta. His Doctoral degree was earned from Pukyong National University, Busan, South Korea. Before appointed for Vice Dean for Student Affairs, Dr. Widhiyanuriyawan was Head of Research and Community Service of Faculty of Engineering. He is also known nationally as one of jury of Kontes Mobil Hemat Energi (Energy –Saving Vehicle Contest) under Ministry of Research and Higher Education.

In research field, his expertise is in the area of two phase flows and remote sensing. He is also involved in non academic affair and one of his prominent roles is initiating and managing Brawijaya University’s Reog Group. The last achievement of the group is Winner of Festival Reog Ponorogo XXIV/2017 (Festival of Ponorogo’s Reog XXIV/2017) which was held in plaza of Ponorogo last year. (syamsul)