University of Nottingham Malaysia

PYROASIA Symposium 2023


About the Conference

We are inviting you to the PYROASIA Symposium 2023 (PyroAsia 2023) which will be held on 26 and 27 June, 2023 at The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. There will be a social visit/lab visit to Genting on 28 June 2023. The conference is organised by University of Nottingham Malaysia together with the co-organisers PYROASIA Forum and Frontiers Lab, Japan. PYROASIA forum is an effort to bring a network of researchers and practitioners for the advancement and commercialization of pyrolysis and related technologies for future fuels. Participants are cordially invited to submit their original work for presentation. PYROASIA symposium 2023 will include presentations from all thermo-chemical conversion technologies for fuel production.


Contact for Registration and Enquiry:


Conference Dates: 

26, 27 and 28 June 2023


The Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


Local Fees:

Early-Bird fees:
RM 800 + 6% SST (Normal),
RM 500 + 6% SST(Student)

Normal registration fees:
RM 1000 + 6% SST(Normal),
RM 700 + 6% SST (Student)

International Fees:

Early-Bird fees:
USD 250 +6% SST (Normal),
USD 200 + 6% SST (Student)

Normal registration fees:
USD 300 + 6% SST (Normal),
USD 250 + 6% SST (Student)

Abstract template

Abstract submission

Registration here

Please make your payment here

(Please select pyroasia 2023)



Topics for presentation: 


  • Analytical Pyrolysis
  • Bio-oil upgrading
  • Combustion
  • Hydrothermal operations
  • LCA biomass and bioenergy processes
  • Machine Learning models on biomass and bioenergy processes
  • Applied Pyrolysis
  • Biorefinery operations
  • Gasification
  • Torrefaction
  • Techno-economical studies on biomass and bioenergy processes


Awards: Three (3) Best Oral presentations

Each registration can submit only one paper.

Important Dates: 

  • Abstract submission: 1 November  2022 -  10 May  2023

  • Early-Bird Registration: 1 December 2022 - 20 May 2023

  • Regular Registration: 21 May 2023 - 10 June 2023

Organised by

Organizer          :  Faculty of Science and Engineering, University of Nottingham Malaysia 

                           : PYROASIA Forum

Co-organizer.     : Frontier Lab, Japan

 Silver Sponsors : CDS Analytical, USA

                             JEOL Ltd, Japan

                             IT Tech Research (M) Sdn Bhd, Malaysia 

About our selected journals

Selected paper will be recommended to the specific journal to submit full paper after the conference.  All full papers will undergo normal peer review process before it can be accepted for publication. Currently we have two confirmed VSI for our conference. 

  • Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis (Elsevier)

  • Energies (MDPI)

Conference Chair: Dr Suchithra Thangalazhy Gopakumar

              Co-chair: Dr Sathrugnan Karthikeyan (Frontier Lab)

Local Committee Members

  • Professor Gan Suyin
  • Professor Ng Hoon Kiat
  • Professor Yousif Abdalla Abakr
  • Dr Anurita Selvarajoo
  • Dr Lee Lai Yee
  • Dr Senthil Kumar Arumugasamy
  • Professor Show Pau Loke (Advisor)
  • Dr Billie Yan Zhang Hiew (Heriot Watt University, Malaysia)
  • Dr Revathy Sankaran (UCSI University, Seremban, Malaysia)
  • Dr Kalaimani Markandan (UCSI University, KL, Malaysia)
  • Dr Norhuda Abdul Manaf (MJIIT, UTM KL, Malaysia)
  • Ms Aan Mohammad Nusrat Aman (Registration)
  • Mr Nicholas Loh (Web)
  • Mr Mohammad Zandie (Enquiry)
  • Mr Teoh Rui Hong (Accomodation and travel)
  • Ms Tee Wan Ting (Accomodation and travel)


International Advisory Members

  • Professor Shogo Kumagai (Tohoku University, Japan) 
  • Dr Sathrugnan Karthikeyan (Frontier Laboratories, Japan)
  • Professor Ravikrishnan Vinu (IIT Madras, India)
  • Professor K. Mohanty (IIT Guwahati, India) 
  • Professor Arshad Salema (Monash University, Malaysia) 
  • Dr Abul Kalam Azad (Universiti Brunei Darussalam)
  • Dr Thallada Bhaskar (CSIR-Indian Institute of Petroleum, India)
  • Dr Chanatip Samart (Thammasat University, Thailand)
  • Dr Hendrix Yulis Setyawan (Universitas Brawijaya, Indonesia)
  • Professor Haoquan Hu (Dalian University of University, China)
  • Professor Shurong Wang (Zhejiang University, China)
  • Professor Ohtani Hajime (Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan)
  • Professor Ishida Yasuyuki (Chubu University, Japan)
  • Professor Toshiaki Yoshioka (Tohoku University, Japan)  

University of Nottingham Malaysia

Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan

telephone: +6 (03) 8924 8000
fax: +6 (03) 8924 8001