Welcome Dr. Ong Hwai Chyuan from University of Malaya, Malaysia to be committee member!
Dr. Ong Hwai Chyuan, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Biofuel & bioenergy, energy efficiency and policy, solar thermal system and green technology & environmental issue
Dr. Ong Hwai Chyuan obtained his B.Eng. (Hons.) in Mechanical Engineering from Faculty of Engineering, University of Malaya with distinction. Then, he obtained Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from the same university in December 2012. His research interests are wide-ranging under the general umbrella of renewable energy system. However, his main interests are biofuel & bioenergy, energy efficiency and policy, solar thermal system and green technology & environmental issue. He has published more than 130 high impact SCI journal papers with H-index more than 32 (WOS).
He is listed as Highly Cited Researchers 2019 (Engineering) by Clarivate Analytics. In 2018 & 2017, he received the Malaysia's Research Star Award (frontier researcher) and in 2016, he received the Malaysia's Rising Star Award (young researcher) by Ministry of Higher Education and Clarivate Analytics. In year 2018, he also received the outstanding research award and the most highly cited paper award by University of Malaya Excellence Award. Currently, he is associate editor of Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy (IF:1.135) and guest editor in Energies (SCI IF=2.262) journal under special issue of “Biofuel and Bioenergy Technology” and “Biomass Processing for Biofuels, Bioenergy and Chemicals”.