Wu Ta Yeong

Assoc Professor

Accepting PhD Students


Research activity per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Wu Ta Yeong received his BEng (Hons), MEng and PhD from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia in 2001, 2003 and 2009, respectively. Assoc. Prof. Wu is currently a Chemical Engineering lecturer and researcher in the School of Engineering, Monash University Malaysia. He is a Graduate Engineer registered under Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM) and he has been awarded Chartered Chemical Engineer status and elected to Chartered Membership of Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE).

Research interests

Assoc. Prof. Wu’s current research interests include sustainable solid waste management, biorefinery, biofuel production, and wastewater treatment.

Monash teaching commitment

  • CHE3161 - Chemistry and Chemical Thermodynamics
  • CHE5805 - Waste Management and Biomass Transformation

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

Research area keywords

  • sustainable solid waste management
  • biorefinery
  • biofuel production
  • wastewater treatment

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or