Professor Yuh-Shan Ho

Professor Yuh-Shan Ho

 

Professor Yuh-Shan Ho

Department of Environmental Sciences, Peking University, China

E-mail: dr_ysho@hotmail.com

ysho@asia.edu.tw

Website: http://dns2.asia.edu.tw/~ysho/

 

Education

May 1993 – Dec. 1995

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Chemical Engineering received at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom
Thesis: Adsorption of Heavy Metals from Waste Streams by Peat

Oct. 1991 – June 1993

Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.) in Chemistry received at the University of Sheffield in the United Kingdom

Thesis: Studies on Oxa-axamacrocycles

Sept. 1982 – June 1986

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Chemical Engineering received at Chung-Yuan Christian University in Taiwan

Sept. 1978 – June 1980

Diploma in Chemical Engineering received at Lien-Ho Junior College of Technology in Taiwan

Prof. Ho is a Member of Editorial Board of Journal of Nanostructures in Chemistry since 2016 and was the Guest Editor for Special Issue on: “Application of biosorbents on wastewater treatment” International Journal of Environment and Pollution (IJEP) in SCI-EXPANDED. He is a Member of Editorial Board of Polish Journal of Environmental Studies since 2005; Environmental Engineering and Management Journal since 2009; and Desalination and Water Treatment in SCI-EXPANDED since 2009; and was a Member of Editorial Board of Bioresource Technology in 2008; Asian Journal of Chemistry in 2010; and South African Journal of Science in SCI-EXPANDED in 2013.

Research Interests

v  Sorption Processes: Removal of heavy metals, ammonium and dyes by activated carbon and inexpensive sorbents such as zeolite, peat, fly ash, wood, pith, sugar cane, tree fern, Pinus sylvestris sawdust, orange peel, palm kernel fibre, and coconut copra meal biosorbents.

v  Bibliometric and research trend studies.