Yen Peng TING

Associate Professor Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

(65) 6516 2190

E5 02-20

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  • PhD Monash, 1990
  • MSc UMIST, 1985
  • BSc UMIST, 1982

Awards and Honours

  • Excellent Paper Award, Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological & Environmental Engineering Society (2013)
  • Faculty of Engineering Teaching Commendation List, NUS (2001-2005, 2008-2011)
  • Faculty of Engineering Teaching Honors List, NUS (2000-2001)
  • Commonwealth Fellowship (1999)

Research Interests

  • Microbes/Heavy Metals Interactions
  • Microbially-Influenced Corrosion
  • Biosorption, Bioleaching and Bioremediation

Selected Publications

Qiu, G. and Ting, Y.P. Short-term fouling propensity and flux behavior in an osmotic membrane bioreactor for wastewater treatment, Desalination, 332, 91-99 (2014).

Ramanathan, T. and Ting, Y.P. Fly Ash and the Use of Bioleaching for Fly Ash Detoxification. In Fly Ash: Sources, Applications and Potential Environmental Impacts. Ed. Prabir Kumar Sarker. New York: Nova Science Publishers, Inc, 2014.

Tay, S.B., Natarajan, N., Abdul Rahim, M.N., Tan H.T., Chung, M.C.M., Ting, Y.P. and Yew, W.S. Enhancing gold recovery from electronic waste via lixiviant metabolic engineering in Chromobacterium violaceum, Scientific Reports, 3, no. 2236 (2013):

Harimawan, A., Rajasekar, A. and Ting, Y.P. Bacteria attachment to surfaces – AFM force spectroscopy and physicochemical analyses. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 364, 213-218 (2011).

Deng, S.B. and Ting, Y.P. Polyethylenimine-modified biomass as a high capacity biosorbent for Cr(VI) anions: sorption capacity and uptake mechanisms. Environmental Science and Technology, 39, 8490 (2005).