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What is the Estimated Cost of Depression Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic?

Reported by Arif Maulana [, 7/20/2020] Covid-19 pandemic does not just cost a lot of money for patients treatments; the costs of dealing with people mentally affected by are also quite large. Academic of the Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) of Universitas Padjadjaran Dr. Adiatma Yudistira Manogar Siregar conducted research on monitoring the impact […]

Prof. Nury Effendi, PhD, Elected as Member of Bank Indonesia Supervision Agency for the Period 2020-2023

Release [, 7/16/2020] Professor of the Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB), Universitas Padjadjaran,  Prof. Nury Effendi, M.A., PhD, was appointed as one of the members of the Bank Indonesia Supervision Agency (BSBI) for the period 2020-2023 by the House of Representatives of the Republic of Indonesia (DPR RI). The appointment  was made in the […]

Cheap and Effective, NanoMag PrintG Unpad is the Magnetic Beads Solution for Covid-19 PCR Test

Reported by Arif Maulana This innovation was developed by researchers from the Unpad Center for Nanotechnology and Graphene Research (PrintG) in collaboration with the Center for Clinical Infection Study at the Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Padjadjaran, and the Microbiology Laboratory and Unpad Molecular Biology Laboratory. PrintG Unpad Researcher, Prof. Dr. Camellia Panatarani, M.Sc., explained that […]

Unpad Researchers Developing Two New Alternative Innovation Tools for Covid-19 Test

Reported by Erman [, 14/5/2020] Universitas Padjadjaran (Unpad), in collaboration with the Bandung Institute of Technology, and Biotechnological Industries, has developed two test tools to detect  the presence of Covid-19 in the body of humans: “CePAD detection” and “Surface Plasmon Resonance” (SPR). West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil has welcomed the innovation of both tools, expecting […]

Unpad and UKM Held Online Indonesia-Malaysia Cultural Symposium

Reported by Arif Maulana [, 5/5/2020] Universitas Padjadjaran in collaboration with Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) held the XVI Indonesia-Malaysia Cultural Symposium (SKIM), Tuesday (5/5). Unlike the previous events, SKIM XVI was held on line due to Coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) which hit both countries. Executive Committee SKIM XVI from Unpad Ida Widianingsih, Ph.D., said that the […]

Unpad BSL-3 Laboratory Begins Covid-19 Sample Test

Reported by Arif Maulana [ 5/4/2020] Bio Safety Level 3 (BSL-3) Laboratory at the Central Laboratory, Universitas Padjadjaran, began to be used for testing Covid-19 samples, Monday (4/5) and planned to have 350 samples tested in the first batch this week. The person in charge of the Covid-19 test, Lidya Chaidir, PhD, explained that the […]

Unpad Won 4th National Ranking in the THE Impact Rankings 2020

Report by Erman [, 4/23/2020] Universitas Padjadjaran has achieved a significant elevation in the ranking of the Times Higher Education (THE) Impact Rankings 2020 by being ranked 101-200 in the world or ranked 4th nationally. In the previous year, Unpad was ranked 301+ world or 6th nationally. The THE Impact Rankings is an assessment of […]

Unpad Hypnosis Researchers Develop Audio Visual Method to Reduce Stress Caused by Covid-19

Rilis [, 13/4/2020] The emergency  period due to the Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) is very potential to cause the feeling of fear, stress, and anxiety among the community. Furthermore, the excessive anxiety, if can not be handled properly, will be prone to generate the symptoms of some diseases, including Coronavirus symptoms. In order to handle this […]

The Community Can Utilize AMARI Covid-19 Application to Perform an Early Examination of Coronavirus

Release [, 3/23/2020] Universitas Padjadjaran through the Faculty of Medicine and the COVID-19 Task Force Team launched a page-based application to assist the public in conducting self-assessments related to the risk of exposure to Coronavirus infection (COVID-19). Chairman of the Unpad COVID-19 Task Force Dr. med. Setiawan, Dr., explained, the application called “AMARI COVID-19 (COVID-19 […]

Mathematics Has A Role to Prevent Coronavirus

Release [, 3/18/2020]  The management of coronavirus outbreaks (COVID-19) is not only the responsibility of the medical science. Mathematics also has a role in tackling this pandemic outbreak through mathematical modeling. Professor of the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Universitas Padjadjaran, Prof. Dr. Budi Nurani Ruchjana, M.S., together with a team of researchers from […]