The 6th World Conference on Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology (WCSET 2017) was organized by Basha Research Corporation at Universitas Muhammadiyah Ponorogo, Indonesia during 26-27 August 2017. The conference received 80 papers out of which 64 were accepted for the oral presentations divided into five parallel sessions. However, only 48 papers were considered for publication in the conference proceedings with ISBN 13: 978-81-930222-3-8. There were total 68 participants, representing 11 countries that contributed to the success of the conference.

Ir. Aliyadi, M. M., M.Kom, Dean – Faculty of Engineering, Universitas Muhammadiyah Ponorogo, Indonesia gave the welcome address during the opening ceremony while the inaugural address was delivered by Drs. Sulton, M.Si, Rector, Universitas Muhammadiyah Ponorogo, Indonesia. Mr. Ipong Muchlisoni, Honourable Mayor of Ponorogo City was the Chief-Guest for inauguration who gave insights on importance of science and technology for the progress of developing nations. He also released the conference proceedings and appreciated the organizing committee for arranging a world-class event at city of Ponorogo. Dr. R. Hafeez Basha, Chief Technology Officer of Basha Research Corporation introduced the activities of the company and highlighted the success of WCSEM series at India, Nepal, Japan and Vietnam. Mr. Harsha Vardhan Erra, Research Director of Basha Research Corporation  addressed the participants on encouraging young minds towards R&D since they will have innovative ideas.

Dr. Rizal Arifin, Head of Institute for Research and Public Service, Universitas Muhammadiyah Ponorogo, Indonesia briefed the program schedule and gave the closing remarks. There were plenary talks by Prof. Hideaki Ohgaki, Kyoto University, Japan; Prof. Amde M. Amde, University of Maryland, USA and Prof. Kyuro Sasaki, Kyushu University, Japan. The other Keynote Speakers were Dr. Amitanshu Pattanaik, Senior Scientist, Defence Terrain Research Laboratory, Ministry of Defence, Government of India; Dr. J. Bhagwan Reddy, Professor and R&D Head, Nalla Malla Reddy Engineering College; Dr. R.K.N.R. Manepalli, Professor, Department of Physics, The Hindu College and Dr. Chinmayi H. K., Associate Professor, Nagarjuna College of Engineering and Technology respectively from India; Dr. Arif Widiatmojo, Fukushima Renewable Energy Research Center, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST, Japan); Dr. Md. Akter Mahmud, Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh and Dr. Pham Ho Mai Anh, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology, Vietnam

Field trip to Ngebel Lake and Ponorogo Reog was arranged by the Office of Tourism, Government of Ponorogo City, Indonesia. The participants were introduced to Reog as a traditional dance that became the main identity for Ponorogo Regency which tells the story about the struggle of a prince who will propose to a beautiful princess and mythical battle between the King of Ponorogo and the magical lion-like creature called Singa Barong. Some of the international participants also visited Bali and Jakarta by making their own arrangements after the conference.

Conference Proceedings:

Plenary Session:

Study on Life Style Change in Rural Community by Renewable Energy Electrification: preliminary result in Sarawak, Malaysia
Hideaki OHGAKI, Hooman Farzaneh, Nasrudin Abd Rahim, Che Hang Seng,
Mohd Amran Mohd Radzi, Wallace ShungHui Wong, Lai Chean Hung

Optimization of FRP Piles for Soil-Structure Interaction in Integral Abutment Bridges
Amde M. Amde, Yaser Jaradat, Andreas Paraschos
Spontaneous combustion of low rank coal; Measurement of the critical self-ignition temperature
Kyuro Sasaki, Yuichi Sugai, Salmawati, Wataru Kawasaki

Keynote Lectures:

Effect of Soil Stiffness on Seismic Response of Reinforced Concrete Buildings with Shear Walls
Chinmayi H. K.
Recent Progress on Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Hydrocarbon Dissociation on Metal Surfaces
Rizal Arifin, Munaji, Sudarno
Influence of thiol caped Silver nanoparticles on Orientatational Order Parameter of Liquid Crystalline material- Optical studies
RKNR Manepalli, K. Sivaram, G. Giridhar, P. V. Dattaprasad, P. Pardhasaradhi, V.G.K.M.Pisipati
Challenge of Dhaka Megacity and Pro-People Mass Transport System
Md. Akter Mahmud
Towards utilization of energy efficient ground source heat pump in tropical country
Arif Widiatmojo
Tuning of ultrafast optical and electrical properties of graphene oxide through thermal annealing and infrared radiation for optoelectronic and photonics devices
P K Datta, S Bhattacharya, A. C. Das, R. Maiti, T. K. Sinha, A. Midya, S. K. Ray
Modeling Radon Diffusion Equation with uncertainty using Interval Orthogonal Polynomials in Collocation Method
S. Chakraverty, T. D. Rao
First Birth Interval: Some Recent Evidences from Rajasthan
C. B. Gupta
Solar PV and Biogas hybrid energy system for rural electrification
J. Bhagwan Reddy, M. Rajender Reddy, D. Ramesh
Evolution of Pop Art Pattern on Modern Ao Dai
Pham Ho Mai Anh

Applied Sciences:

Molecular Dynamics Study of The Melting Point of Cu and δ-Fe using Two-phase Method: Investigation on the Interatomic Potential Performance for Metal Brazing Process
Munaji, Ghulam Asrofi Buntoro, Rizal Arifin
Characterization and Phase Transition Identification of Schiff Base LC compounds with dispersed citrate capped gold nanoparticles using Image Processing based Gradient Method
M. Tejaswi, R.K.N.R. Manepalli, P. Pardhasaradhi, BTP Madhav, VGKM Pisipati
Treatment of Styrene from Aqueous Solution by Coagulation / Flocculation Methods
Arvind Kumar, Basheshwar Prasad
Behavioral, Physical and Biochemical Responses Induced by Diclofenac Exposure from Cyprinus carpio
Rekha Rao, Basavaraju Manu, Arun Kumar Thalla
Treatment of Phthalic Acid from Aqueous Medium by Electrocoagulation using Aluminum Electrodes: Optimization by Response Surface Methodology
Vishal Kumar Sandhwar, Basheshwar Prasad
Assay and Optimization of Plant Growth Promoting Phosphate Solubilizing Ability of Diazotrophic Bacteria from Rhizosphere of Eragrostis Cynosuroides
Chander Prabha, Sonali Kumari, Abha Singh Sushma Kumari, Shilpi Kiran
Production optimization of thermostable α- amylase by Bacillus subtilis BK1 isolated from Rajgir hot spring, Bihar, India
Abha Singh, Shilpi Kiran, Sushma Kumari, Chander Prabha, Sonali Kumari

Civil and Environmental Engineering:

Site selection criteria for Geological CO2 Sequestration: A Case Study from CO2-enhanced CBM recovery (CO2-ECBM) in Indonesia
Ferian Anggara, Kyuro Sasaki
Development of the Continuous Monitoring System for Measuring the Soil Surface CO2 Flux
Salmawati, Kyuro Sasaki, Yuichi Sugai
The Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emission Problem on an Aggregates Production Stages of the Road Construction In Central Java
Setiyo Daru C., Sobriyah, Ary Setyawan, Prabang Setyono
Effect of Alkali Activators on Compressive Strength of Geopolymer Mortars with GGBS and Metakaolin
B. Sarath Chandra Kumar, K. Ramesh
Usage Effect of Plywood Ash Addition in Concrete Mixture
Rosyid Kholilur Rohman, Setiyo Daru Cahyono
Wind Pressure Distribution on Tall Buildings – An Experimental Study
Malini S. P., Chinmayi H. K.
Effect of steel fibre on shear – resistance of Defective Reinforce Concrete Beam using with Polymer Cement Mortar
Rahimullah Habibzai, Mitsuhiro Shigeishi
Effect of Wind Loading Pattern in Frame Analysis
Md. Tariqul Islam, Gazi Md. Sharfaraz Imam Azad,
Syed Hazni Abd Gani, Md. Samdani Azad

Development of materials through the scientific approach to improve mathematical
Luvy Sylviana Zanthy, Devi Nurul Yuspriyati

Computer and Electrical Engineering:

The Influence of Customer Knowledge Management (CKM) Implementation towards Customer Satisfaction
Nurwanto, Arief Setyanto, Hanif Al Fatta
Development of the Controllable Sprinkle Irrigation Based on Raspberry- Pi
Taufik Ahsani, Angga Prasetyo, Adi Fajaryanto, Rizal Arifin
Data Management System for Research and Community Service Activities of Lecturers: Case Study at Universitas Muhammadiyah Ponorogo
Ida Widaningrum, Indah Pujiastuti, Rizalarifin
A Prototype Information Systems of Elite English School Ponorogo
Khoiru Nur Fitri, Indah Puji Astuti
DC-Bus Voltage Regulation and Power Compensation with Bi-directional Inverter in DC-Micro Grid Applications
M. Rajendar Reddy, J. Bhagwan Reddy, K. Ramulu
Seamless Operation of Photovoltaic Generation System in Connected to Grid / Remote Operation
Sanjeev K Nayak, Saima J

Mechanical Engineering:

Influence of Drilling Parameters Levels on Torque During Drilling of Fiber Reinforced Plastics Composites Using Response Surface Methodology
N. S. Mohan, S. M. Kulkarni
Performance of Double Wave Absorber Solar Water Heater
Mustafa, Sudarno, Suryono
The Effect of Adding one Fin Line to the Reflector of Heat Radiation to the Efficiency of The LPG Stoves
Sudarnoa, Sudjito Soeparman B, Slamet Wahyudic, Agung Sugeng Widodod
Impact Testing Properties of Plastic Waste Polyethylene Terephalate (PET), Polypropeline, Mixture
Wawan Trisnadi Putra, Saiful Bahri Bin Muhamad, Muh Malyadi
Analysis of the Influence of Speed Stirring Composite Aluminum Alloy with Stircasting Process
Moch Helmi Jauhari, Wahyono Suprapto, Teguh Dwi Widodo, Suprianto
Investigation of PET Plastic Waste Processing to Oil using Pyrolysis Process
Nuryosuwito, Sudjito, Widya Wijayanti, Mega Nur S
Processing Investigationship Plastic Types of HDPE become an Alternative Materials using The Pyrolysis Process
Imam Syafi’i, Nuryosuwito, Supriyanto
Characterization and Contrast Enhancement of ZnO Nanoparticles Dispersed 6OCB Liquid Crystalline p-n-hexyloxy cyanobiphenyl Compound
P Jayaprada, B T P Madhav, P Pardhasaradhi, G Giridhar,T E Divakar, R K N R Manepalli
Measurement of the IFT between Oil and Water in which CO2 is dissolved
Jumpei Tamai, Yuichi Sugai, Kyuro Sasaki
Basic Research of Enhanced Coalbed Methane Recovery by Injecting Air
Noritaka Shimatani, Yuichi Sugai, Kyuro Sasaki
Cauchy’s (Two and Three Coefficient) Model for the Refractive Indices of 7O.1 LC Compound at Different Wavelengths
R.K.N.R.Manepalli, P. Pardhasaradhi, B.T.P.Madhav, K. Sivaram V. G. K. M. Pisipati
Birefringence Studies on Alkoxy Benzoic Acids with Dispersed Fe3O4 Nanoparticles
J. Sivasri, M. Tejaswi, K. Pandian, Mc Rao, R.K.N.R. Manepalli
Study on Energy and Environmentally Efficient Cogeneration and Trigeneration Methods
Nallapaneni Manoj Kumar, Neeraj Kumar Singh
Solar Based Micro Hybridized Auto-Rickshaw & its Feasibility Analysis for Bangladesh
Avijit Mallik, Md.Arman Arefin, Sujon Kumar Pal
Comparison of Effect of Wind and Seismic Load on Building Shape
Md. Rakib Hassan, Md. Ragib Nur Alam
Simulation Tools for Technical Sizing and Analysis of Solar PV Systems
Nallapaneni Manoj Kumar