Dr. Chris Tsang Yiu-fai

Dr Chris Tsang Yiu-fai is an Associate Professor of the Department of Science and Environmental Studies and Assistant Dean of Graduate School at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK).


PhD in Environmental Engineering from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU).

BEng in Environmental Engineering from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU).

Research Interests

Wastewater and Sludge Treatment
Bioremediation/Environmental Bioprocesses
Resource Recovery from Organic Waste
Microbial CO2 Fixation
Microfibres and Nanoplastics
Odour Pollution Control

Selected publications

Kwon, D., Jung, S., Lin, A.K.Y., Tsang, Y.F, Park, Y.K., & Kwon, E.E. (2021). Synergistic effects of CO2 on complete thermal degradation of plastic waste mixture through a catalytic pyrolysis platform: A case study of disposable diaper. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 419, 126537.

Jo, J.Y., Kim, J.G., Tsang, Y.F., Bake, K. (2021). Removal of ammonium, phosphate, and sulfonamide antibiotics using alum sludge and low-grade charcoal pellets. Chemosphere, 281, 130960.

Jung, S., Kwon, D., Park, S., Kwon, K., Tsang, Y.F., & Kwon, E.E. (2021). Valorization of a spent lithium-ion battery electrolyte through syngas formation using CO2-assisted catalytic thermolysis over a battery cathode material. Journal of CO2 Utilization, 50, 101591.

Lopez, C., Nnorom, M.A., Tsang, Y.F.*, Knapp, C.W.* (2021). Pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) impact enriched nitrifying cultures. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, in press, xxx-xxx.

Choi, D., Jung, S., Lee, D.-J., Kim, H., Tsang, Y.F., Kwon, E.E. (2021). A new upgrading platform for livestock lignocellulosic waste into syngas using CO2-assisted thermo-chemical process. Energy Conversion and Management, 236, 114084.

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