Assistant Professor

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Ng Lik Yin
Roles and responsibilities

Ng Lik Yin is an Assistant Professor with the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences.


Dr Ng Lik Yin is currently an Assistant Professor at the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Heriot-Watt University Malaysia. He received his Master degree with Honours in Chemical Engineering from The University of Nottingham in year 2012. In the same year, he received Dean’s Scholarship from the university to pursue his PhD. For his PhD research, he has successfully developed systematic approaches for chemical product design in integrated biorefineries by integrating computer-aided molecular design (CAMD) techniques and other mathematical optimization approaches. Prior to joining Heriot-Watt University Malaysia, Dr Ng served as an Assistant Professor in Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman. His main areas of expertise include molecular product design, integrated process and product design as well as synthesis of integrated biorefinery. His current work focuses on the development of chemical product design approaches and the application of molecular product design techniques in designing green products.