Dr. Cheng Chin Kui
Dr. Chin Kui Cheng Associate Professor Chemical Engineering

Contact Information
cheng.kui@ku.ac.ae +97123124657

Biography

Dr. Chin Kui Cheng is an Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering at Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi. He received his Ph.D. degree from The University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia in 2011, specializing in the area of syngas production from glycerol steam reforming. Dr. Cheng is also a Chartered Engineer of IChemE (UK). His research areas encompass syngas production, renewable energy from biomass, wastewater treatment, photocatalysis, etc. His list of scholarly activities are as follow:

Associate Editor for the following journals:

(1) Process Safety and Environmental Protection, Elsevier

(2) Applied Nanosciences, Springer

Editorial board members for the following journals:

(1) Science of The Total Environment, Elsevier

(2) Renewable Energy, Elsevier

(3) Environmental Technology & Innovation, Elsevier

(4) Environmental Advances, Elsevier

(5) Biomass Conversion and Biorefinery, Springer

(6) Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, Taylor & Francis

In addition, Dr. Cheng also acted as Managing Guest Editor for the following journals:

(1) Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, American Chemical Society(ACS)

(2) FUEL, Elsevier

(3) CHEMOSPHERE, Elsevier

(4) Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, Elsevier

(5) International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, Elsevier

(6) Topics in Catalysis


Education
  • PhD, Chemical Engineering, The University of New South Wales, (Kensington, Australia), 2011
  • MSc, Chemical Engineering, University of Alberta (Edmonton, Canada), 2004
  • BEng, Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (Johor Bahru, Malaysia), 2002

Teaching
  • Advanced Chemical Reaction Engineering (CHEG630)
  • Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics I (CHEG455)
  • Heat Transfer (CHEG335)
  • Sustainable Energy Conversion Processes (CHEG653)

Affiliated Research Institutes/Centers
  • Center for Catalysis and Separation

Research
Research Interests
  • Reaction Engineering
  • Wastewater treatment
  • Waste-to-wealth