Dr Chong Chien Hwa
Roles and responsibilities
Chong is an Associate Professor with the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences.
In 2016, Chong received two research grants worth about RM 10000 as principle investigator.
His scholarly activities encompass leading research projects, spearheading academic collaboration with leading academic institution both in Malaysia and the world. In his brief academic career, he published 23 international journals, 7 book chapters, 2 conference proceedings, 6 technical articles in the IEM Bulletin. He published in high impact journals viz., Drying technology (Impact Factor:1.77), Food Chemistry (Impact Factor:3.259) and Food and Bioprocess Technology: An International Journal (Impact Factor:3.126), Journal of Food Engineering (Impact Factor:2.576) and etc.
Ir. Associate Professor Dr. Chong is a Chartered Engineer registered with Engineering Council UK, a Chartered Chemical Engineer from Institution of Chemical Engineers, UK and a Corporate Member of Institution of Engineers Malaysia and a Professional Engineer registered with the Board of Engineers Malaysia. He is an active committee member for Chemical Engineering Technical Division, Institution of Engineers Malaysia. His contributions to IEM results in receiving the IEM Presidential Award of Excellent for four consecutive years.Dr. Chong is an active researcher. He received Vice Chancellor’s Top Cited Academician Award in 2015.