Urakami Travel Award

The 12th Asian Congress of Nutrition (ACN 2015), held ini Yokohama, Japan.


Widiastuti Setyaningsih has received a travel award at the value of ‎¥300.000 in order to attend the ACN 2015 presenting an oral communication entittled “Profile of Individual Phenolics in Rice (Oryza sativa): Varietal Differences, Compounds Distribution and Composition Changes in Grains during Rice Production.” This award has been provided by Urakami Foundation for Food and Food Culture Promotion of Japan (URAKAMIZAIDAN).

An article related to her award was remarked on the official website of the University of Cadiz, Please click here for the article.

Best Poster Award

Food Analysis Congress: Safety, Quality, Novel Technologies, held in Barcelona, Spain (FAC2014).


Widiastuti Setyaningsih won the Best Poster Award at Food Analysis Congress 2014. Her poster entittled “Application of Central Composite Design (CCD) for the Optimization of Ultrasound-assisted Extraction (UAE) of Phenolics from Corn (Zea mays)” has been selected for the award among 186 presented posters during the meeting.

The award was provided by Select Biosciences Ltd., UK in cooperation with ePoster. It is, therefore, the abstract as well as the presented poster can be accessed via ePosterss, The Online Journal of Scientific Posters (ISSN 1754-1417).


The poster can be reached through the following link: ePosters_award

Best Oral Presentation Award

Ultrasonics 2014 – The 1st International Conference on Ultrasonic-based Applications: From Analysis to Synthesis, held in Portugal. The Conference took place in Costa de Caparica at the 15th to 17th September 2014 .


Widiastuti Setyaningsih won the Best Oral (Shot-gun) Presentation Award at Ultrasonic 2014, acknowledging her brilliant communication in delivering the result of her research entittled “Optimization of the ultrasound-assisted extraction of melatonin from red rice (Oryza sativa) grains through a response surface methodology” .

An article related to her award was remarked on the official website of the University of Cadiz: Please click here for the article

Best Oral Presentation Award

The 4th International Conference on Asia Agriculture and Animal (ICAAA 2014) held in Bangkok, Thailand.


The ICAAA 2014 assigned an award to Widiastuti Setyaningsih as presenting author of an oral presentation. She achieved this award by performing a research presentation entittled “Melatonin Profile during Rice (Oryza sativa) Production.” Henceforth, her paper was selected as the best research article published in Journal of Advanced Agricultural Technologies (JOAAT).

An article related to her award was remarked on the official website of the University of Cadiz: Please click here for the article