Call for Abstracts for the 13th AUN/SEED-Net Regional Conference on Chemical Engineering 2020 (RCChE-2020)

JICA Project for AUN/SEED-Net and the organizing committee of Regional Conference in Chemical Engineering are delighted to announce that “The 13th AUN/SEED-Net Regional Conference on Chemical Engineering 2020 (RCChE-2020),” in conjunction with “The 5th International Symposium on Conservation and Management of Tropical Lakes,” will be held at Cambodiana Hotel, Phnom Penh, Cambodia on 4th-5th February, 2021. Under the theme “Insights and Challenges toward Achieving SDGs,” the scope of the conference covers a wide range of issues related to sustainable [...]

Study on enhancing the recovery of carotenoids rich oil and reducing carotenoids degradation by extraction from fresh Gac arils directly

Program: Collaborative Research Program for Alumni (CRA) Field: Chemical Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Hoang Sending University: Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Goto MONOTOBU Japanese University: Nagoya University Year: 2016 Abstract: The Gac fruits is commonly found in Southeast Asian countries and mostly well known in Vietnam. Gac oil contains several essential fatty acids such as oleic acid, linoleic acid and palmitic acid. ๏-carotene and lycopene are carotenoids. Currently, in the scale of [...]

High efficiency and environmetal friendly technique for refinering of Chalcopyrite Ores from Northern Vietnam

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Chemical Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. MAI THANH TUNG Sending University: Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Naoki HIROYOSHI Japanese University: Hokkaido University Year: 2016 Abstract: In the last 5 years, Vietnamese economy grows very fast with a massive investments from Japanese companies, particularly in fields of automobile, electronics and machinery such as MITSUBISHI Heavy Industries, TOSHIBA, TOYOTA ect. With the enormous increase of production quantity and quality [...]

Slow Release Organic Fertilizer from Chicken Manure

Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI) Field: Chemical Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Chandra Wahyu Purnomo Sending University: Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Kiyohiko NAKASAKI , Prof. Dr. Hirofumi HINODE Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2016 Abstract: This study aims to design a proper on site processing technology of the chicken manure into organic fertilizer, the waste will become a valuable side product that can increase the industry™s revenue while removing the pollution problem. The [...]

Colorimetric detection of Escherichia coli in vegetables at markets in Ho Chi Minh City using broad-host-range recombinant phages

Program: Collaborative Research Program for Alumni (CRA) Field: Chemical Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Hoang Anh Hoang Sending University: Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Kiyohiko NAKASAKI Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 201 Abstract: Existence of Escherichia coli in water and food samples indicates possible presence of fecal pathogens which cause severe diarrhea for human. Ho Chi Minh City is the largest one in Vietnam with population of about 8 millions. Usage of [...]

Utilization of geothermal brine in production of geopolymer cement and polymer composites

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Chemical Engineering Principal Investigator: Asst. Prof. Dr. Himawan Tri Bayu Murti Petrus Sending University: Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Masatoshi KUBOUCHI Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2015 Abstract: Silica scaling is one of major problems in geothermal power plant. In order to minimize the propensity of silica scaling, silica precipitation will be conducted. Due to the abundance of the silica precipitates resulted in this approach, a [...]

Two-phase Flow Boiling Heat Transfer, Pressure Drop and Flow Pattern of Natural Refrigerants in Microchannels

Program: Collaborative Research Program for Alumni (CRA) Field: Chemical Principal Investigator: Dr. Pham Tuan Anh Sending University: Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT), Vietnam Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Akihiko AZETSU Japanese University: Tokai University Year: 2014 Abstract: The research project first was the combination work between Department of Process and Equipment/Faculty of Chemical Engineering (HCMUT) and Key-laboratory for Internal Combustion Engine (HCMUT). Biodiesel fuel from rubber seed oil was produced in Department of Process and Equipment by [...]

The activation of scallop shell as low-cost absorbent for heavy ion metals

Program: Collaborative Research Program for Alumni (CRA) Field: Chemical Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. NGUYEN TUAN ANH Sending University: Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT) Japanese Co-Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Shiro YOSHIKAWA Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2014 Abstract: Heavy metal contamination is a major problem of the environment especially in developing countries primarily due to uncontrolled pollution levels driven by causative factors like industrial and economic growth. It was proved that heavy metal ion can cause [...]

Improvement of anaerobic wastewater treatment using novel immobilization media

Program: Collaborative Research for Common Regional Issues (CRC) Field: Chemical Engineering Principal Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Chandra Wahyu Purnomo Sending University: Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Kiyohiko NAKASAKI , Prof. Dr. Hirofumi HINODE Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology Year: 2013

Investigation of Microbial Changes in Novel Fermented Pickles by Incorporation of Japanese and Cambodian Fermentation Techniques

Program: Collaborative Research Program for Alumni (CRA) Field: Chemical Engineering Principal Investigator: Dr. Tan Reasmey Sending University: Institute of Technology of Cambodia (ITC) Japanese Co-Investigator: Prof. Dr. Yasunor TANJI Japanese University: The University of Tokyo Year: 2013 Abstract: Vegetable fermentation is a popular fermentation method for Cambodians. However, the quality of fermented vegetables is not so good. The optimization of conditions during fermentation has not yet been conducted. Therefore, the objective of this study is to optimize the fermentation conditions [...]