ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. VEL MURUGAN VADIVELU

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR. VEL MURUGAN VADIVELU

Qualifications: B.Eng., M.Sc. (USM), Ph.D. (Queensland)
Expertise: Solid Waste and Wastewater Treatment Technology, Environmental Engineering

 

    1. K. Gobi, V.M. Vadivelu. 2015. Dynamics of polyhydroxyalkanoate accumulation in aerobic granules during the growth-disintegration cycle. Bioresource Technology. 196, pg. 731-735.
    2. K. Gobi, V.M. Vadivelu. 2015. Polyhydroxyalkanoate recovery and effect of in situ extracellular polymeric substances removal from aerobic granules. Bioresource Technology. 189, pg. 169-176.
    3. Lim J X, V.M. Vadivelu. 2014. Treatment of agro based industrial wastewater in sequencing batch reactor: Performance evaluation and growth kinetics of aerobic biomass. Journal of Environmental Management. 146 pg. 217-225.
    4. K. Gobi, V.M. Vadivelu. 2014. Aerobic dynamic feeding as a strategy for in situ accumulation of polyhydroxyalkanoate in aerobic granules. Bioresource Technology. 161 pg. 441-445.
    5. K. Gobi, X.J. Lim and V.M. Vadivelu, 2014. Temperature and pH Effect on the Aerobic Granules Developed in Palm Oil Mill Effluent. Journal of Applied Sciences, 14: 1397-1402.
    1. Study on Biopolymer Accumulation in Aerobic Granules Developed from Agrobased Industrial Wastewater.
    2. Inhibitory effects of ammonium and nitrite on the performance of wastewater treatment plant.
    3. Study on the mechanism to minimize the greenhouse gases release from the biological treatment of palm oil mill effluent.
    1. Accumulation and Extraction of Polyhydroxyalkanoate from Aerobic Granules Treating Palm Oil Mill Effluent
    2. Kinetic Evaluation of Biomass Treating Anaerobically Treated Palm Oil Mill Effluent using Sequencing Batch Reactor.
    3. Nitrogen Removal from Wastewater using Anammox Process: Study of Starvation and Inhibition on Anammox Biomass.
    4. Electricity Generation using Biological Treatment Process of Dewatered Sludge in Microbial Fuel Cell.
    1. Starvation and Reactivation of Nitrogen Removing Bacteria: Comparison Between Floccular and Granular Biomass
    2. Growth Kinetic Evaluation of Aerobic Biomass in Treatment of Palm Oil Mill Wastewater using Sequencing Batch Reactor
    3. Pre-treatment of Waste Activated Sludge from Wastewater Treatment Plant for Microbial Fuel Cell Application