Dr. Chan Chin Mei



Educational Qualifications: BSc (CNAA), MSc, PhD (Uni of London)

Research Interests

Organic Chemistry; Natural Products
  • Study of the optimization of biodiesel production.
  • Investigation of nutrient contents of local biomass and their potential as biosorbents of pollutants.


  • SC-1221 Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry
  • SC-2222 Functionl Gps In Org Chemistry
  • SC 3323 Organic Synthesis & Design
  • SC-4327 Bio-org Chemistry
  • CU-0304 Sciences for Unibridges

Research Publications

  • Lim, L. B. L., Priyantha, N., Zehra, T., Then, C. W. & Chan, C. M. Adsorption of crystal violet dye from aqueous solution onto chemically treated Artocarpus odoratissimus skin: equilibrium, thermodynamics, and kinetics studies. Desalin. Water Treat. 1–15 (2015). doi:10.1080/19443994.2015.1033474

  • Lim, L. B. L. et al. Investigation of the sorption characteristics of water lettuce (WL) as a potential low-cost biosorbent for the removal of methyl violet 2B. Desalin. Water Treat. 1–11 (2015). doi:10.1080/19443994.2015.1017740

  • Lim, L. B. L. et al. Adsorption Behavior of Methyl Violet 2B Using Duckweed: Equilibrium and Kinetics Studies. Arab. J. Sci. Eng.39, 6757–6765 (2014).