Research and Innovation
Susmitha Oliviani Cahyaningrum, a student at the UGM Faculty of Animal Science, has been selected as the Best Researcher in the Indofood Riset Nugraha (IRN) Program for 2022-2023. Cahyaningrum emerged as the winner after competing with 65 students from 39 universities in Indonesia.
The UGM Faculty of Social and Political Sciences organized a week-long presentation of research results called Research Days involving faculty members, researchers, and students. Held for five days from November 13 to 17, 2023, the event included discussions and idea exchanges among the academic community addressing current issues on digital transformation, social inclusion, and climate […].
The UGM Faculty of Cultural Sciences presented the results of the study of intangible cultural heritage objects that have the potential to be designated as Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Blindsight is the ability of individuals with visual impairment to detect visual information unconsciously.
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Alzheimer’s are diseases with increasing prevalence as age advances. It is predicted that the number of Alzheimer’s patients in Indonesia will reach 3,999,285 people by 2050.
Colon cancer, or colorectal cancer, is a type of cancer that affects the large intestine and rectum.
The approval of the proposal to extend the term of village heads from six to nine years has sparked both support and opposition in society. This proposal was voiced through a demonstration on January 17, 2023, in front of the Indonesian Parliament building by three village government associations, citing the need for the effectiveness of […].
The intense campaign leading up to the political year has created exciting interactions between the public, presidential and vice-presidential candidates, and the media. Unlike previous elections, campaigning in the media, both digital and conventional, is the current political style trend. This time, the Center for Digital Society (CfDS) at the UGM Faculty of Social and […].
Have you ever seen content featuring people dancing according to the number of gifts received or showing someone bathing in mud while saying, “Thank you, kind people?” Such content is widespread on social media and has been discussed in the media. According to research conducted by a team of UGM students on cyber begging, the […].
Ovarian cancer is one of the most high-risk diseases for women, with the lowest survival rate compared to other cancers such as lung cancer, breast cancer, colorectal cancer, and pancreatic cancer. According to the Ministry of Health data, in 2023, 41 women were diagnosed with ovarian cancer every day, and 27 of them died.
Driven by concern for the accumulation of organic waste, Rachael Tiono and her colleagues from the UGM Faculty of Dentistry processed peels from fruits and plants such as baby pacitan orange peel, horn banana peel, red dragon fruit peel, honeydew melon peel, and lemongrass leaves, into eco-enzymes for mouth ulcer medication.
The UGM Faculty of Pharmacy organized the 8th International Conference on Pharmacy and Advanced Pharmaceutical Sciences (ICPAPS 2023) and the 14th Annual Conference of the Indonesian Society for Cancer Chemoprevention (ISCC 2023). The ICPAPS 2023 and the ISCC 2023 took place for three days, from November 3 to 5, 2023, at the Faculty of Pharmacy.
A team of UGM students researched the influence of “weton” (Javanese birthdate and its significance on a person’s character and destiny) on academic achievement.
Agriculture is an essential sector inseparable from Indonesia’s economic sustainability.
The impact of climate change is threatening the sustainability of human life.
The Gamagora 7 rice variety, resulting from the UGM Agrotechnology Innovation Center’s research, is entering the market testing phase.
Dr. Ronggo Sadono of the UGM Faculty of Forestry was inaugurated as a professor in forestry statistics on Thursday (November 2) at the UGM Senate Hall. During the inaugural ceremony, Professor Ronggo Sadono delivered a speech titled “Forestry Statistics: Measurement, Modeling, and Upscaling for Estimating Forest Resource Potential.” Professor Sadono mentioned that the trees that […].
The announcement of three presidential and vice-presidential candidate pairs contesting in the 2024 election has spurred political parties to conduct extensive campaigns. Social media, as a significant platform for public discussion, has showcased high political party activities.
Since 2020, UGM has been researching the development of area-based organic agriculture in Sleman Regency, Yogyakarta. This research has produced several outcomes, including a model of sustainable agricultural governance and a Sleman Regent Regulation on the Development of Area-Based Organic Agriculture.
The prevalence of chronic kidney failure (CKF) in Indonesia is quite alarming.
Cow manure processed using anaerobic digestion technology can yield biogas rich in methane, which can be used as fuel, a heat source, an electricity generation energy source, or injected into the natural gas grid after purification. Despite its advantages, the method produces wet residues known as digestate, often utilized as fertilizer but can potentially release […].
Salmonellosis remains a global health concern. According to WHO, Salmonella bacteria, the cause of Salmonellosis, is one of the four global causes of diarrheal disease. Salmonellosis results not only in diarrhea but also in severe invasive infections such as bacteremia and meningitis, particularly in at-risk groups such as children, pregnant women, the elderly, and immunocompromised […].
The Jakarta province is the most densely populated in Indonesia, with a density of approximately 15,978 people per square kilometer.
Students of Universitas Gadjah Mada researched the decolonization of science in urban and community development in the Special Region of Yogyakarta. Their research began from their concern about the condition of buildings, which tend to overlook local knowledge, using Western paradigms, thus resulting in the loss of cultural heritage in the form of local philosophical […].
Five UGM students have researched the potential of microalgae, specifically Chlorella vulgaris, as a treatment for mouth cavity wounds, particularly traumatic ulcers in type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) patients.
The phenomenon of self-improvement books is burgeoning among early adult readers and college students.
Mothers with special needs children in Indonesia are often found in challenging situations because the role of childcare is predominantly placed on the mother. This situation is exacerbated by their children requiring special caregiving than typical children. The complexity of this situation intensifies for single mothers who have to care for their special needs children […].
As the 2024 general election approaches, potential presidential candidates actively campaign on their social media accounts. This phenomenon is significantly linked to the public’s use of digital media to assess political candidates and their parties.
Proxy attendance is a phenomenon that persists in education, especially among students.
A team of UGM students has developed an electronic tongue (E-Tongue) with machine learning technology to detect mineral and heavy metal content in drinking water. This technology can help the public identify the quality and safety of drinking water, preventing health risks from consuming contaminated water. The team comprises Inna Sri Utami (Physics), Alfian Daffa […].