Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL DETAILS

Dr Wan Yoke Kin


ADMINISTRATIVE DUTIES
(Role),(Level),(Duration)
  • Senior Lecturer II, Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, Faculty of Innovation and Technology, 01/01/2019 to present
  • Lecturer I, Chemical Engineering, School of Engineering, Faculty of Innovation and Technology, 01/08/2016 to 31/12/2018
ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION
(Qualification),(Institution)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Chemical Engineering), THE UNIVERSITY OF NOTTINGHAM, MALAYSIA CAMPUS, Malaysia
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Chemical), UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MALAYSIA, Malaysia
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP
(Organisation),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • Board of Engineers Malaysia, Professional Engineer, 2020 to 2020 (National)
  • Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE), Chartered Engineer, Since 2017 (International)
  • Board Of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), Graduate Engineer, Since 2016 (National)
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
(Area)
  • Chemical Engineering Design (Process Synthesis, Design, Integration and Optimisation; Biomass Processing; Integrated Biorefineries; Resource Management; Value Chain Synthesis; Life Cycle Optimisation; Techno-economic Evaluation; Waste Recovery; Wastewater Treatment)
RESEARCH INTEREST
(Research Area)
  • 1. Process Synthesis, Design, Integration and Optimisation 2. Biomass Processing and Integrated Biorefineries 3. Sustainable Resource Management 4. Sustainable Value Chain Synthesis 5. Life Cycle Optimisation 6. Techno-economic Evaluation 7. Waste Recovery 8. Wastewater Treatment
  • Process Synthesis, Design, Integration, and Optimisation
  • Biomass Processing and Integrated Biorefineries
  • Sustainable Resource Management
  • Sustainable Value Chain Synthesis
  • Life Cycle Optimisation
  • Techno-economic Evaluation
  • Waste Recovery
  • Wastewater Treatment
TEACHING
(Course Title),(Level of Study),(Institution),(Month/Year)
  • Pollution Control, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2019)
  • Chemical Engineering Group Project 2, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2019)
  • Chemical Engineering Group Project 2, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2018)
  • Chemical Engineering Group Project 1, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2018)
  • Mass Transfer, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2018)
  • Chemical Engineering Group Project 2, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Chemical Engineering Group Project 1, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Chemical Engineering Group Project 1, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
  • Chemical Engineering Group Project 2, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
  • Process Plant Design, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (03/2017)
  • Process Plant Design, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2017)
  • Advanced Heat and Momentum Transfer, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2016)
  • Chemical Engineering Group Project 1, Bachelor Degree, Taylor's University (08/2016)
PUBLICATIONS
(Title of publication in APA style)
Book Chapter
2019
  • Phang S.W., Amouzad Mahdiraji G., Wan Y.K., Chung E.C.Y., Hajibeigy M.T. (2019) Capstone Project at Taylor’s University School of Engineering. In: Amouzad Mahdiraji G., Chung E., Namasivayam S., Hosseini Fouladi M. (eds) Engineering Grand Challenges in Scholar Programs. Springer, Singapore
Article in Journals
2020
  • Andiappan, V., Wan, Y.K. Distinguishing approach, methodology, method, procedure and technique in process systems engineering. Clean Techn Environ Policy (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10098-020-01819-w (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rajakal J.P., Ng D.K.S., Tan R.R., Andiappan V., Wan Y.K., 2020, Mathematical Optimisation Model for Management of Sago Palm Plantation Expansions, Chemical Engineering Transactions, 78, 109-114. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2019
  • Ho, J.Y., Wan, Y.K., Andiappan, V., Ng, D.K.S., 2019. Material Flow Cost Account (MFCA)-based Approach for Synthesis and Optimisation of Wastewater Treatment Plant. Chemical Engineering Transaction. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Ling, W.C., Verasingham, A.B., Andiappan, V., Wan Y.K., Chew, I.M.L., Ng, D.K.S., 2019. An integrated mathematical optimisation approach to synthesise and analyse a bioelectricity supply chain network. Energy. 178, 554–571. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Rajakal, J.P., Ng, D.K.S., Tan, R.R., Andiappan, V., Wan Y.K., 2019. A mathematical optimisation model for analysis of minimal cropland expansion in agro value chains. Sustainable Production and Consumption. 20, 178–191. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
2018
  • Sadhukhan J., Martinez-Hernandez E., Murphy R.J., Ng D.K.S., Hassim M.H., Siew Ng K., Yoke Kin W., Jaye I.F.M., Leung Pah Hang M.Y., Andiappan V. (2017). Role of bioenergy, biorefinery and bioeconomy in sustainable development: Strategic pathways for Malaysia. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, (ISI-Indexed)
      
  • Ling, W.C., Andiappan, V., Wan Y.K., Ng, D.K.S., 2018. A systematic decision analysis approach to design biomass combined heat and power systems. Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 137, 221–234. (ISI-Indexed)
2016
  • Wan, Y.K., Sadhukhan, J., Ng, K.S., Ng, D.K.S., 2016. Techno-economic evaluations for feasibility of sago-based biorefinery, Part 1: Alternative energy systems. Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 107, 263–279 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wan, Y.K., Sadhukhan, J., Ng, D.K.S., 2016. Techno-economic evaluations for feasibility of sago-based biorefinery, Part 2: Integrated bioethanol production and energy systems. Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 107, 102–116. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tan, R.R., Andiappan, V., Wan, Y.K., Ng, R.T.L., Ng, D.K.S., 2016. An optimization-based cooperative game approach for systematic allocation of costs and benefits in interplant process integration. Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 106, 43–58. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Goh, W.S., Wan, Y.K., Tay, C.K., Ng, R.T.L., Ng, D.K.S., 2016. Automated targeting model for synthesis of heat exchanger network with utility systems. Applied Energy. 162, 1272–1281 (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wan, Y.K., Ng, R.T.L., Ng, D.K.S., Aviso, K.B., Tan, R.R., 2016. Fuzzy multi-footprint optimisation (FMFO) for synthesis of a sustainable value chain: Malaysian sago industry. Journal of Cleaner Production, 128, 62–76. (ISI-Indexed)
2015
  • Tan, R.R., Ng, R.T.L., Andiappan, V., Wan, Y.K., Ng, D.K.S., 2015. An optimization-based cooperative game approach for allocation of costs and benefits in interplant process integration. Chemical Engineering Transactions. 45, 403–408. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wan, Y.K., Ng, R.T.L., Ng, D.K.S., Tan, R.R., 2015. Material flow cost accounting (MFCA)-based approach for prioritisation of waste recovery. Journal of Cleaner Production. 107, 602–614. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wan, Y.K., Ng, D.K.S., 2015. Synthesis and optimisation of total water network via material flow cost accounting (MFCA)-based approach. Chemical Engineering Transactions. 45, 1519–1524. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wan, Y.K., Sadhukhan, J., Ng, K.S., Ng, D.K.S., 2015. Techno-economic evaluation of sago biomass-based combined heat and power (CHP) system. In: Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress 2015: APCChE 2015, incorporating CHEMECA 2015. Melbourne: Engineers Australia, 2015: 2532-2543.
2014
  • Wan, Y.K., Ng, R.T.L., Ng, D.K.S., Tan, R.R., 2014. Life cycle optimisation of a sustainable sago value chain. Chemical Engineering Transactions. 39, 1537–1542. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Ramadhan, N.J., Wan Y.K., Ng, R.T.L., Ng, D.K.S., Hassim, M., Aviso, K.B., Tan, R.R., 2014. Life cycle optimisation (LCO) of product systems with consideration of occupational fatalities. Process Safety and Environmental Protection. 92(5), 390–405. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Tay, C.K., Wan Y.K., Ng, R.T.L., Ng, D.K.S., 2014. Automated targeting approach for synthesis of heat exchanger network (HEN) with trigeneration system. Energy Procedia, 61, 59–62. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
Article in Proceeding
2019
  • Teo, K.K.W., Wan, Y.K., Leong, Y.T., 2019. Synthesize A Sustainable Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) for Sago Industry. 12th Eureca 2018 International Engineering Research Conference; Taylor’s University, Malaysia.
  • Gan, S.H., Wan, Y.K., Leong, Y.T., 2019. Synthesize an Optimum Combined Heat and Power (CHP) System for Sago Industry via Mathematical Approach. AIP Conference Proceedings, 2137, 020003. (ISI-Indexed)
  • Wong, W.P., Wan, Y.K., Leong, Y.T., 2019. Synthesis and Optimisation of Sago-based Biochemical Value Chain. AIP Conference Proceedings, 2137(1), 020016. (ISI-Indexed)
2018
  • Naved Ahmed, Rajesh Rajasekaran, Wan Yoke Kin (2018) Water Reclamation of Klang River, Proceedings of the International Engineering Research Conference - 11th Eureca 2018, pg 14
  • Winston L. K. Lim, Y. K. Wan (2018) Antifoaming Fouling and Chemical Cleaning of Forward Osmosis Membrane, Proceedings of the International Engineering Research Conference - 11th Eureca 2018, pg 26
  • Jo Yee Ho, Yoke Kin Wan, and Li Wan Yoon (2018) Material Flow Cost Account (MFCA)-based Approach for Synthesis and Optimisation of Wastewater Treatment Plant, Proceedings of the International Engineering Research Conference - 10th Eureca 2018, 53-68
  • Lee Sze Young, Wan Yoke Kin, Anis Suhaila Shuib, Chong Thiam Heng, Teh Khim Choon (2018) Simulation and Design for Multicyclone in Dust Removal System, Proceedings of the International Engineering Research Conference - 10th Eureca 2018, 69-83
  • Ling, W.C, Andiappan, V., Wan, Y. K., 2018. Design of Biomass Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Systems based on Economic Risk using Minimax Regret Criterion. MATEC Web Conf., 152, 01006. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Siew, R. T., Wan, Y. K., Andiappan, V., 2018. Synthesis and Optimisation of A Sustainable Wastewater Treatment Plant via Material Flow Cost Account (MFCA)-based Approach. MATEC Web Conf., 152, 01010. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Jeffrey Chong, H. S., Wan, Y. K., Andiappan, V., 2018. Synthesis of A Sustainable Sago-Based Value Chain via Fuzzy Optimisation Approach. MATEC Web Conf., 152, 01004. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
  • Tan, M. M., Andiappan, V., Wan, Y. K., 2018. Process Debottlenecking and Retrofit of Palm Oil Milling Process via Inoperability Input-Output Modelling. MATEC Web Conf., 152, 01012. (SCOPUS-Indexed)
Articles in Magazines
2018
  • Ho, J.Y., Wan Y.K., 2018. Material Flow Cost Account (MFCA)-based Approach for Synthesis and Optimisation of Wastewater Treatment Plant. The Biorefiner Annual Magazine 2018. 3, 20-21.
RESEARCH PROJECT
(Project title),(Role),(Duration),(Level)
  • A novel mathematical approach for synthesis of sustainable wastewater treatment plant , Project Leader, 2020 to 2021 (Taylor's University)
  • A novel NIMBUS Modeling Approach to the Optimization of Process Reliability for Designing a Robust Process Control System, Project Leader, 2018 to 2020 (Taylor's University)
  • A material flow cost accounting (MFCA)-based approach for sustainable waste treatment plant synthesis., Project Leader, 2017 to 2018 (Taylor's University)
SUPERVISION
(Title of Thesis),(Name of Candidates),(Academic Level),(Role)
ONGOING
  • JAYA PRASANTH RAJAKAL VASUDEVAN  (Main Supervisor)
  • HO JO YEE  (Main Supervisor)
PRESENTATION
(Title),(Event),(Date Presented),(Organiser),(Level)
EVENT ORGANISER
  • Synthesize A Sustainable Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) For Sago Industry , International Engineering Research Conference, 12th Eureca 2018, 03/07/2019 to 04/07/2019, Taylor's University (International)
  • Synthesis and Optimization of Sago-Based Biochemical Value Chain, International Engineering Research Conference, 12th Eureca 2018, 03/07/2019 to 04/07/2019, Taylor's University (International)
  • Synthesize an Optimum Combined Heat and Power (CHP) System for Sago Industry via Mathematical Approach, International Engineering Research Conference, 12th Eureca 2018, 03/07/2019 to 04/07/2019, Taylor's University (International)
  • Integrated Sago-based Biorefinery , Newton Fund UK-Malaysia Workshop: Bioenergy, Biorefinery and Bioeconomy: Promoting innovation, multidisciplinary collaboration and sustainability, 30/05/2016 to 03/06/2016, Newton Fund British Coucil Researcher Links Akademi Sains Malaysia (International)
  • Synthesis and optimisation of total water network via material flow cost accounting (MFCA)-based approach, 3rd Postgraduate Colloquium for Environmental Research, POCER 2015, 24/08/2015 to 26/08/2015, The University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus (International)
  • Algebraic approach for process prioritisation in retrofitting an integrated palm oil-based biorefinery. , 2nd Postgraduate Colloquium for Environmental Research, POCER 2013, 28/06/2013 to 29/06/2013, Centre of Excellence for Green Technologies (CEGT) and the Environment Research Division of the Faculty of Engineering, The University of Nottingham, Malaysia (International)
ORAL PRESENTER
  • Antifoaming Fouling and Chemical Cleaning of Forward Osmosis Membrane, 11th Eureca 2018, 28/11/2018 to 28/11/2018, Taylor's University (International)
  • Water Reclamation of Klang River, 11th Eureca 2018, 28/11/2018 to 28/11/2018, Taylor's University (International)
  • Simulation and Design for Multicyclone in Dust Removal System, International Engineering Research Conference, 10th Eureca 2018, 27/06/2018 (National)
  • Material Flow Cost Account (MFCA)-based Approach for Synthesis and Optimisation of Wastewater Treatment Plant, International Engineering Research Conference, 10th Eureca 2018, 27/06/2018 (National)
  • Material Flow Cost Accounting Based Approach for Synthesis and Optimisation of Resource Conservation Network and Industrial Processes. , 7th International Symposium on Design, Operation and Control of Chemical Processes (PSE ASIA 2016), 24/07/2016 to 27/07/2016, The University of Tokyo, Japan  (International)
  • Techno-economic evaluation of sago biomass-based combined heat and power (CHP) system. , Asia Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering Congress 2015: APCChE 2015, incorporating CHEMECA 2015., 27/09/2015 to 01/11/2015, The Royal Australian Chemical Institute Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) Engineers Australia Institution of Professional Engineers New Zealand (International)
  • An optimization-based cooperative game approach for allocation of costs and benefits in interplant process integration., 18th Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction, PRES 2015, 22/08/2015 to 27/08/2015, Faculty of Engineering - University of Nottingham (International)
  • Material flow cost accounting (MFCA)-based approach for synthesis and optimisation of total water network, 27th Symposium of Malaysian Chemical Engineers, SOMChE 2014, 29/10/2014 to 30/10/2014, Taylor s University, Malaysia Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) (National)
  • Life cycle optimisation of a sustainable sago value chain., 17th Conference on Process Integration, Modelling and Optimisation for Energy Saving and Pollution Reduction, PRES 2014, 23/08/2014 to 27/08/2014, Czech Society of Chemical Engineering (International)
  • Automated targeting approach for synthesis of heat exchanger network (HEN) with trigeneration system. , 6th International Conference on Applied Energy, ICAE 2014, 30/05/2014 to 02/06/2014, International Journal of Applied Energy & National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (International)
OTHERS
  • Material Flow Cost Account (MFCA)-based Approach for Synthesis and Optimisation of Wastewater Treatment Plant. , 10th Eureca 2018 International Engineering Research Conference, 27/06/2018 to 27/06/2018, Taylor's University (International)
  • Simulation and Design for Cyclone in Dust Removal System, 10th Eureca 2018 International Engineering Research Conference, 27/06/2018 to 27/06/2018, Taylor's University (International)
  • Synthesis of A Sustainable Sago-Based Value Chain via Fuzzy Optimisation Approach., 9th Eureca 2017 International Engineering Research Conference, 06/12/2017 to 06/12/2017, Taylor's University (International)
  • Process Debottlenecking and Retrofit of Palm Oil Milling Process via Inoperability Input-Output Modelling. , 9th Eureca 2017 International Engineering Research Conference, 06/12/2017 to 06/12/2017, Taylor's University (International)
  • Synthesis and Optimisation of A Sustainable Wastewater Treatment Plant via Material Flow Cost Account (MFCA)-based Approach., 9th Eureca 2017 International Engineering Research Conference , 06/12/2017 to 06/12/2017, Taylor's University (International)
  • Design of Biomass Combined Heat and Power (CHP) Systems based on Economic Risk using Minimax Regret Criterion, 9th Eureca 2017 International Engineering Research Conference, 06/12/2017 to 06/12/2017, Taylor's University (International)
  • Process debottlenecking and retrofit for design of palm oil milling process via inoperability input-output modelling., 6th Conference on Emerging Energy & Process Technology 2017, 27/11/2017 to 28/11/2017, UTM (International)
AWARDS AND STEWARDSHIP
(Name of Award/Stewardship),(Award Category),(Awarding Institution),(Year Awarded),(Type of Award)
  • Grand Prize, Competition, Taylor's University, 2019 (Best Video (Staff Category))
EXPERT LINKAGES
(Linkages Description),(Organisation),(Duration of Involvement),(Level)
  • Process System Engineering, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom , 16/11/2014 to 04/12/2014 (University)
  • Process System Engineering, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom , 01/09/2014 to 26/09/2014 (University)
  • Underutilised biomass (sago) research, Crop for the Future Research Center (CFFRC), The University of Nottingham, Malaysia, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) , 13/05/2014 to 15/05/2014 (University)
  • Process System Engineering, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines., 21/04/2014 to 02/05/2014 (University)
ACADEMIC/TECHNICAL CONTRIBUTION
(Activity),(Organisation),(Duration),(Role)
  • Internal Audit ISO 9001:2008, for School of Pharmacy, Taylor s University, Taylor s University, 2017 to 2017 (Auditor)
COURSE ATTENDED
(Course Title),(Course Mode),(Date/Duration),(Level)
  • Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) Training (SoE only), Research, 06/04/2017 to 06/04/2017
  • ISO 9001:2008 Internal Audit Training, Research, 16/03/2017 to 17/03/2017
  • Understanding Taylor's University Academic Policies and Procedures, Research, 07/03/2017 to 07/03/2017
  • ISO 9001:2008 Awareness Training, Research, 01/03/2017 to 01/03/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Research Engagement @ Taylor's, Research, 28/02/2017 to 28/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Taylor's Teaching and Learning Framework, Research, 23/02/2017 to 23/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Academic Policies & Procedures (Part 2), Research, 17/02/2017 to 17/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Academic Policies & Procedures (Part 1), Research, 16/02/2017 to 16/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]Teaching & Learning Support@Intellect&Library Info Exploration (Online), Research, 15/02/2017 to 15/02/2017
  • [IP/UTLP]TEG & University Induction (Online), Research, 13/02/2017 to 13/02/2017
  • PRO II Simulation Training (SoE only), Research, 14/01/2017 to 15/01/2017