AP Dr. Linda Lim Biaw Leng

Associate Professor


Educational Qualifications: BSc, PhD (London)

Research Interests

Organic Chemistry; Natural Products
  • Medicinal and Aromatic plants research
  • Proximate analyses of local fruits and vegetables
  • Environmental conservation: Utilization of local fruit wastes and peat for the removal of toxic pollutants


  • SC-1221 Introduction to Organic chemistry
  • SC-4318 Bio-organic chemistry
  • SC-4325 Reacive intermdiates in organic chemistry
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Research Publications

  • Zehra, T., Lim, L. B. L. & Priyantha, N. Characterization of peat samples collected from Brunei Darussalam and their evaluation as potential adsorbents for Cu(II) removal from aqueous solution. Desalin. Water Treat. 1–15 (2015). doi:10.1080/19443994.2015.1110838

  • Priyantha, N., Lim, L. B. L. & Wickramasooriya, S. Adsorption behaviour of Cr(VI) by Muthurajawela peat. Desalin. Water Treat. 1–9 (2015). doi:10.1080/19443994.2015.1081835

  • Zehra, T., Lim, L. B. L. & Priyantha, N. Removal behavior of peat collected from Brunei Darussalam for Pb(II) ions from aqueous solution: equilibrium isotherm, thermodynamics, kinetics and regeneration studies. Environ. Earth Sci.74, 2541–2551 (2015).

  • Lim, L. B. L., Priyantha, N. & Mohd Mansor, N. H. Utilizing Artocarpus altilis (breadfruit) skin for the removal of malachite green: isotherm, kinetics, regeneration, and column studies. Desalin. Water Treat. 1–10 (2015). doi:10.1080/19443994.2015.1077746

  • Dahri, M. K., Lim, L. B. L. & Mei, C. C. Cempedak durian as a potential biosorbent for the removal of Brilliant Green dye from aqueous solution: equilibrium, thermodynamics and kinetics studies. Environ. Monit. Assess.187, 546 (2015).