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Chinese Name : 曾耀輝

Variants : Tsang, Y. F.


Dr Yiu Fai Tsang is an Associate Professor in the Department of Science and Environmental Studies at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK). He received his BEng and PhD in Environmental Engineering from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU). Prior to joining EdUHK, he was a Visiting Scholar in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and a Research Fellow in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at PolyU. Currently, he is the Editor-in-Chief of Energy & Environment (SAGE), Subject Editor of Process Safety and Environmental Protection (Elsevier), Associate Editor of Water Science and Technology (IWA), and Editorial Board Member of Chemical Engineering Journal (Elsevier) and Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology (Taylor & Francis). He also received the President’s Award for Outstanding Performance in Research (Research Excellent Award) from EdUHK in 2017/18.


Research interests

  • Wastewater Treatment and Bioremediation
  • Resource and Energy Recovery from Organic Waste
  • Microbial CO2 Fixation
  • Removal of Pharmaceuticals & Personal Care Products (PPCPs) and Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals (EDCs)
  • Odour Pollution Control

Professional information

Scopus ID : 22954605700

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Research Outputs

A new biorefinery platform for producing (C2-5) bioalcohols through the biological/chemical hybridization process

JUNG, S., KIM, H., TSANG, Y. F., LIN, K-Y. A., PARK, Y-K. & KWON, E. E., Sep 2020, In : Bioresource Technology. 311, 123568.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticles

  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
  • 3 Citations (Scopus)

    Catalytic ozonation of toluene using Mn-M bimetallic HZSM-5 (M: Fe, Cu, Ru, Ag) catalysts at room temperature

    KIM, J., LEE, J. E., LEE, H. W., JEON, J-K., SONG, J. H., JUNG, S-C., TSANG, Y. F. & PARK, Y-K., May 2020, In : Journal of Hazardous Materials. 397, 122577.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticles

  • 1 Citation (Scopus)

    Catalytic pyrolytic platform for scrap tires using CO₂ and steel slag

    CHO, S-H., OH, J-I., JUNG, S., PARK, Y-K., TSANG, Y. F., OK, Y. S. & KWON, E. E., 01 Feb 2020, In : Applied Energy. 259, 114164.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticles

  • 6 Citations (Scopus)

    Competitive sorption and availability of coexisting heavy metals in mining-contaminated soil: Contrasting effects of mesquite and fishbone biochars

    ABDIN, Y., USMAN, A., OK, Y. S., TSANG, Y. F. & AL-WABEL, M., Feb 2020, In : Environmental Research. 181, 108846.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticles

  • 4 Citations (Scopus)