University of Nottingham Malaysia
Faculty of Science and Engineering

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Vasanthi Sethu

Assistant Professor,


  • workRoom CA32 Block C
    Malaysia Campus
    Jalan Broga
    43500 Semenyih
    Selangor Darul Ehsan
  • work+6 (03) 8924 8135
  • fax+6 (03) 8924 8017

Expertise Summary

1. Palm oil mill effluent treatment - biocoagulation and bioflocculation

2. Natural dye production from plant waste materials

3. Natural fibre production for the textile industries

4. Wastewater treatment - biosorption technology for heavy metal removal

5. Circular economy for waste management

Teaching Summary

1. Chemistry for Engineers (Year 1)

2. Chemical Engineering Design Project (Year 3)

3. Individual Summer Research Project (MSc)

Research Summary

1. Wastewater treatment using coagulation-flocculation and biosorption technologies

2. Natural fibre and natural dye production for the textile industries

3. Green technologies and circular economy for waste management

4. Emotional intelligence for chemical engineers

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Faculty of Science and Engineering

University of Nottingham Malaysia
Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan

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

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