Dr. LAU, Wai Man Raymond / Associate Professor

School of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering

Nanyang Technological University

N1.2-B2-32, 62 Nanyang Drive, Singapore 637459

Email: wmlau@ntu.edu.sg

Tel: +65 6316 8830 / Fax: +65 6794 7553

 

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LAU, Wai Man Raymond

 

Academic Qualifications:

Ph.D. (Chemical Engineering)       The Ohio State University, 2003

B.S. (Chemical Engineering.)         The Ohio State University, 1997

 

 

Working Experience:

·      Associate Chair (Academics), School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Jun 2017 – present.

·      Assistant Chair (Academics), School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Jun 2014 – May 2017

·      Associate Professor, School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Mar 2014 – present

·      Scientific Director, Agronosis Pte Ltd, Research Spin-off company in Singapore, Jun 2013 – present

·      Assistant Professor, School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Nov 2005 – Feb 2014

·      Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Department of Chemical Engineering, The Ohio State University, Mar 2004 – Oct 2005

·      Graduate Research Associate, Department of Chemical Engineering, The Ohio State University, Jul 1997 – Dec 2003

Professional Activities:

·      Associate executive editor, Advanced Powder Technology, Elsevier, Oct 2009 – Dec 2017

·      Associate editor, Advanced Powder Technology, Elsevier, Oct 2009 – Dec 2017

·      Guest Editor, Asia Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, APCChE 2012 Special Issue, 2012

·      Guest Editor, Catalysis Today: APCAT4, Vol.131/1-4, 2008

Current Members:

·      Dr. Sankaran Krishnamoorthy, Postdoc, 2017-present.

·      Ms. Mahasweta Paul, Ph.D. Student, Formulation of Levodopa for dry powder inhalation, expected graduation 2021.

·      Mr. Daryl Lee, Ph.D. Student, Co-cultivation of microalgae using natural antimicrobial plants, expected graduation, 2020.

Previous Members:

·        Dr. Wang Yabo, Postdoc, 2014-2015

·        Dr. Pei Wenbo, Postdoc, 2012-2015

·        Dr. Yao Qiongji, Postdoc, 2013-2014

·        Dr. Catharine Kastner, Postdoc, 2014-2015

·        Dr. Wang Ke, Postdoc, 2012-2013

·        Ms. Nadira Binte Samad, Research Associate, 2012-2013

·        Ms. Ramya Natarajan, Research Associate, 2011-2013

·        Ms. Nguyen Thi Quynh Ngoc, Project Officer, 2011-2015

·        Dr. Amir Abbs Kazemzadeth Farizhandi, Ph.D., 2017, Thesis title: Surrogate modeling applications in different chemical and biomedical processes.

·        Dr. Zhang Fengying, Ph.D., 2016, Thesis title: Synthesis of rough-surface carriers for dry powder inhalation.

·        Dr. Chen Xue, Ph.D. 2009-2013, Thesis title: Cultivation of Microalgae in Draft Tube Reactors.

·        Dr. MD Iqbal Hossain, Ph.D., 2007-2011, Thesis title: Study of Bubble Columns Hydrodynamic Phenomena Using Direct Imaging Technique.

·        Dr. Meer Saiful Hassan, Ph.D., 2006-2010, Thesis title: Formulation of Particles for Pulmonary Drug Delivery.

·        Mr. Zhao Han, M.Eng., 2016, Thesis title: Heavy metal removal from incineration bottom ash.

·        Ms. Nguyen Thi Quynh Ngoc, M.Sc., 2015-2016, Thesis title: Evaluation of Carrier Properties for Dry Powder Inhalation Applications.

·        Ms. Natasha Kumar, M.Sc., 2012-2013, Thesis title: Anti Bacterial Effect of Silver Nanoparticles on Microalgae Growth

·        Ms. Viswa Janani Vidya Sankar, M.Sc., 2011-2012, Thesis title: Extraction of Lipids from Microalgae using Fluidisation