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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

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Scopus ID : 22954605700

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Research Outputs

  • CO₂-cofeeding catalytic pyrolysis of macadamia nutshell

    JUNG, S., KWON, D., TSANG, Y. F., PARK, Y-K. & KWON, E. E., Apr 2020, In : Journal of CO2 Utilization. 37, p. 97-105

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  • Effect of phenolic acids derived from rice straw on Botrytis cinerea and infection on tomato

    HOU, R., SHI, J., MA, X., WEI, H., HU, J., TSANG, Y. F. & GAO, M-T., 14 Jan 2020, In : Waste and Biomass Valorization.

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  • Engineered rice-straw biochar catalysts for the production of value-added chemicals from furan

    LEE, Y., LEE, S. W., TSANG, Y. F., KIM, Y. T. & LEE, J., Jan 2020, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 387, 124194.

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  • 3 Citations (Scopus)

    High-pressure CO₂ hydrothermal pretreatment of peanut shells for enzymatic hydrolysis conversion into glucose

    GE, S., WU, Y., PENG, W., XIA, C., MEI, C., CAI, L., SHI, S. Q., SONNE, C., LAM, S. S. & TSANG, Y. F., Apr 2020, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 385, 123949.

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  • 1 Citation (Scopus)