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Qualifications: B. Eng. (UTM), Ph.D. (USM)
Expertise: Functional Polymeric Membrane, Composite membrane for fouling mitigation, Product recovery from waste using membrane technology, Integrated and energy efficient membrane technology for Water reclamation


    1. J. J. Beh, E. P. Ng, J. Y. Sum, B. S. Ooi (2018) Thermodynamics and kinetics control of support layer synthesis for enhanced thin film composite membrane performance, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, DOI: 10.1002/app.45802
    2. J.Y. Sum, J.J. Beh, A.L. Ahmad, B.S. Ooi (2018) Enhancing the solvent-dendrimer miscibility at the interface and its impact on the thin film composite membrane, Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, DOI: 10.1016/j.jiec.2017.09.031
    3. Ngang, H., Ahmad, A., Low, S., & Ooi, B. (2017). Preparation of thermoresponsive PVDF/SiO 2-PNIPAM mixed matrix membrane for saline oil emulsion separation and its cleaning efficiency. Desalination, 408, 1-12.
    4. Ngang, H., Ahmad, A., Low, S., & Ooi, B. (2017). Adsorption-Desorption Study of Oil Emulsion towards Thermo-Responsive PVDF/SiO 2-PNIPAM Composite Membrane. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering.
    5. Susan, L., Ismail, S., Ooi, B., & Mustapa, H. (2017). Surface morphology of pvdf membrane and its fouling phenomenon by crude oil emulsion. Journal of Water Process Engineering, 15, 55-61.
    1. Membrane distillation for desalination
    2. Forward osmosis with low fouling propensity
    3. Thermoresponsive hydrogel for wastewater applications
    1. Preparation and Characterization of Mixed Matrix Membrane via in Situ Colloidal Precipitation Method for Humic Acid Removal
    2. Synthesis of thermos-responsive PVDF/SiO2-PNIPAM Composite Membrane for salty oil emulsion separation
    3. Synthesis of TiO2-PVDF Membrane Distillation Via Facile dual coagulation bath method with low wetting and fouling resistance properties
    1. Membrane distillation for nanoparticle separation, 2015
    2. Nanofiltration Membrane for water Purification: Pretreatment and its fouling phenomena, 2013
    3. Synthesis of copolymer poly(n-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylic acid) hydrogels as adsorbent for copper (II) ions removal via polymer enhanced ultrafiltration