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:

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

·         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 editor, Advanced Powder Technology, Elsevier, Oct 2009 – present

·         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:

·         Mr. Amir Abbs Kazemzadeth Farizhandi, Optimization of Complex Chemical Processes for CO2 Reduction through Meta-Modeling, expected graduation 2016, Ph.D.

·         Ms. Zhang Fengying, Synthesis of pollen-shape carriers for dry powder inhalation, expected graduation 2015, Ph.D.

·         Mr. Zhao Han, Heavy metal removal from incineration bottom ash, expected graduate 2016, M.Eng

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. 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

·           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