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Qualifications: B.Eng. (UTM), Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Plant Tissue and Cell Culture Technology, Phytochemistry


    1. Yin Sim Ng and Derek Juinn Chieh Chan (2017) Phytoremediation Capabilities of Spirodela polyrhiza, Salvinia molesta and Lemna sp. in Synthetic Wastewater: A Comparative Study, International Journal of Phytoremediation, doi: 10.1080/15226514.2017.1375895.
    2. Ng Yin Sim and Derek Juinn Chieh Chan (2017) Wastewater phytoremediation by Salvinia molesta, Journal of Water Process Engineering, 15, 107-115
    3. Guat Wei Lim, Jit Kang Lim, Abdul Latif Ahmad, Derek Juinn Chieh Chan (2016) Fluorescent molecularly imprinted polymer based on Navicula sp. frustules for optical detection of lysozyme, , 408, 2083-2093
    4. Lee Muei Chng, Derek J.C. Chan, Keat Teong Lee (2016) Sustainable production of bioethanol using lipid-extracted biomass from Scenedesmus dimorphus, Journal of Cleaner Production, 130 68-73
    5. Pey Yi Toh, Wan Yii Tai, Abdul Latif Ahmad, JitKang Lim & Derek Juinn Chieh Chan (2016) Toxicity of bare and surfaced functionalized iron oxide nanoparticles towards microalgae, International Journal of Phytoremediation, 6, 643-650
    1. Solid state microalgae cultivation for biofunctional compounds
    2. Phytoremediation of fish farm wastewater
    3. Plant tissue and cell culture technology
    1. Molecular imprinted polymer layer using Navicula frustules as core material for lysozyme recognition
    2. Magnetophoretic separation of microalgae via iron oxide nanoparticles
    3. Growth profile and lipid composition of locally isolated benthic diatom Amphora subacusticula under different cultivation conditions
    1. Performance of macrophytes in phytoremediation of fish farm wastewater
    2. A perfusion stirred-tank membrane bioreactor for high density plant cell cultivation
    3. Modification of Fabricated Bioreactor For Scale Up Production Of Plant Cell Biomass And Secondary Metabolites