University of Nottingham Malaysia
Department of
Chemical and Environmental Engineering
     
  

Research

 

Research profiles for Department of Chemical & Environmental Engineering

Staff

Research group (RG)

Broad area of research

Specific area of research

Prof Mei Fong Chong

Water and Wastewater Treatment

Bioenergy and wastewater technologies

-     Wastewater treatment

-     Biogas technology

-     Membrane technology

Prof Dominic Foo

Sustainable Process Integration (SPI) RG

Process integration

-     Waste minimisation

-     Carbon emission reduction

Prof Suyin Gan

Combustion and Fuels RG

Energy and fuels

-     Biofuels production

-     Combustion and emissions

-     Environmental remediation

Prof Chung Lim Law

Food and Bioproduct Processing

Food Processing and Engineering

-     Food preservation

-     Food quality and safety

-     Dehydrated food, fruits and vegetables and drying Technology

-     Fluidised bed technology

Prof Sivakumar Manickam

Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials (NATAM)

Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials

-     Nanomaterials

-     Nanoformulations

-     Nanobiosensors

-     Water/Wastewater treatment

Prof Denny Ng

Sustainable Process Integration (SPI) RG

Process integration

Process Design

-     Integrated biorefinery

-     Resource conservation

 

 

 

 

Dr Yi Jing Chan

Water and Wastewater Treatment

Wastewater treatment, renewable energy

-     Wastewater treatment

-     Biogas technology

-     Bioreactor Design

Dr Nishanth Chemmangattuvalappil

Sustainable Process Integration (SPI) RG

Chemical Product design

Process Design

-     Integrated biorefinery

-     Design of solvents and ionic liquids

Dr Jit Kai Chin

Polymer

Lab on chip

-     Microfluidics

-     Microfabrication

-     Liquid monopropellant

Dr Svenja Hanson

None

Energy, Environment, Sustainability

-     Biomass pyrolysis

-     Biomass Combustion/Ignition

-     Environmental Management /Assessment

-     Waste plastics

Dr Ching Lik Hii

Food and Pharmaceutical Engineering

Food Processing and Engineering

-     Drying & dehydration

-     Heat & mass transfer

-     Food antioxidants

DDr Hon Loong Lam

Sustainable Process Integration (SPI) RG

Network synthesis and optimisation

-     Biomass Supply chain

-     Network optimisation and debottlenecking      

-     Green operational management

Dr Phei Li Lau

Polymer Composites RG

Environment

-     Recycled composites for energy harvesting

-     Artificial enzymes for carbon absorption

Dr Lai Yee Lee

Combustion and Fuel

Biomass conversion

 

-     Environmental pollution and wastewater treatment

-     Nanomaterials and  adsorbent development

Dr Siew Shee Lim

None

Biomaterials and waste water treatment

-     Nanomaterials or composite materials for tissue engineering

-     Nanomaterials for waste water treatment

Dr Sze Pheng Ong

Food and Pharmaceutical Engineering

Food Processing and Engineering

-      Food processing & dehydration

-      Plant & food microstructure

-      Phytochemical & natural antioxidants

-      Modelling & simulation (food product quality)

Dr Pau Loke Show

Bio-Separation (BioSEP) Research Group.

Bioprocess Engineering

-     Extraction of bio products

-     Synthesis of ionic liquid

-     Fermentation & enzymes

-     Biopolymer & Microalgae

 

 

 

 

Dr Senthil Kumar Arumugasamy

Food And Pharmaceutical Engineering (FPI) Group

Process Modelling and  Control

-     Artificial Neural Networks

-     Model Predictive control

-     Biopolymerization

Dr Faye Chong

Environment,  Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials (NATAM)

Environmental technologies

-     Modelling and simulation

-     Material science

-     Water and wastewater treatment

Dr Ianatul Khoiroh

Combustion and Fuels

Biomass and Biofuels

-     Biomass pre-treatment

-     Biomass thermochemical conversion

-     Biofuel upgrading

-     Extraction of bio-chemicals

Dr Anurita Selvarajoo

Water and Wastewater Treatment

Biomass and wastewater technologies

-     Water/wastewater treatment

-     Pyrolysis

Dr Vasanthi Sethu

Water and Wastewater Treatment

Environmentally friendly technologies for water and wastewater

-     Biosorption technology

-     Coagulation and Flocculation technology

-     Material recovery and recycling from waste water

Dr Suchithra Thangalazhy Gopakumar

Combustion and Fuels

Biomass and Biofuels

-     Biomass pre-treatment

-     Biomass thermochemical conversion

-     Biofuel upgrading

-     Extraction of bio-chemicals

Dr Joyce Tiong

Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials (NATAM)

Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials

-     Catalytic synthesis and reactions

-     Advanced nanomaterials

-     Nanoemulsions

Dr Sara Kazemi Yazdi

Water and Wastewater Treatment

Sustainable water and wastewater treatment

-     Sustainable drainage systems design

-     Optimisation methods in storm water drainage

-     Flood prevention and storm water quality.

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