Prof. King Lun YEUNG

Research Area | Research Interests | Current Research Activities | Teaching Assignments | Publications

Research Area

Advanced Materials, Environmental Engineering - Nanostructured and Nanoporous Materials, Environmental Catalysis, Chemical Microreactors and Microseparators

Research Interests

Rational design and synthesis of functional nanostructured and nanoporous materials for green chemical and energy production, environmental protection and pollution abatement, and biological research and medical applications.

Current Research Activities

Synthesis of advanced materials for thin film coating, membranes and sensors; membrane and catalyst technology for waste minimization and pollution control; advanced reactor design and analysis.

Teaching Assignments

2018-19 Spring: CBME5110 - Theory and Practice in Heterogeneous Catalysis
2018-19 Spring: CENG1700 - Introduction to Environmental Engineering
2018-19 Spring: ENVR3210 - Environmental Technology

Recent Publications

  • Deng, Ran; Han, Wei; Yeung, King Lun "Confined PFSA/MOF composite membranes in fuel cells for promoted water management and performance", Catalysis Today, 2018 (2018)
  • Ding, Jianfei; Ma, Tianlin; Shao, Rong; Xu, Wei; Wang, Pengfei; Song, Xiaoyong; Guan, Rongfeng; Yeung, King Lun; Han, W. "Gas phase dehydration of glycerol to acrolein on an amino siloxane-functionalized MCM-41 supported Wells-Dawson type H6P2W18O62 catalyst", New Journal of Chemistry, v. 42, (17), September 2018, p. 14271-14280 (2018)
  • Zhang, Jian., Zhang, Xiongfu., Liu, Weifeng., Liu, Haiou., Qiu, Jieshan., Yeung, King Lun., "A new alkali-resistant Ni/Al2O3-MSU-1 core-shell catalyst for methane steam reforming in a direct internal reforming molten carbonate fuel cell", Journal of power sources. v. 246, January 2014, p. 74-83 (2014)
  • Li, Jinquan ; Li, Li ; Chen, Hanqing ; Chang, Qing ; Liu, Xudong ; Wu, Yang ; Wei, Chenxi ; Li, Rui ; Kwan, Joseph K. C.; Yeung, King Lun; Xi, Zhuge ; Lu, Zhisong ; Yang, Xu "Application of vitamin E to antagonize SWCNTs-induced exacerbation of allergic asthma", Scientific Reports v. 4, (4275), March 2014 (2014)
  • Zhang, Xiongfu ; Liu, Yaguang ; Li, Shaohui ; Kong, Linyin ; Liu, Haiou ; Li, Yanshuo ; Han, Wei; Yeung, King Lun; Zhu, Weidong ; Yang, Weishen ; Qiu, Jieshan "New Membrane Architecture with High Performance: ZIF-8 Membrane Supported on Vertically Aligned ZnO Nanorods for Gas Permeation and Separation", Chemistry of materials v. 26, (5), March 2014, p. 1975-1981 (2014)

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