Welcome to Forethought India One-on-One Courses. Our program is designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in their chosen profession. Our instructor for this course is Prof. LOH Xian at Nanyang Technological University Singapore
The "Renewable Energy in Chemical Engineering" course provides a comprehensive exploration of sustainable energy solutions within the field of chemical engineering. This course delves into various renewable energy sources and their applications, focusing on fundamental principles and advanced technologies. Students will gain an understanding of solar energy conversion, wind energy utilization, biomass and bioenergy, hydrogen production and storage, geothermal systems, and more. Advanced topics include in-depth studies on energy storage, biofuel production, hydrogen fuel cells, geothermal power generation, and the integration of tidal, wave, and smart grid systems. Additionally, the course examines the role of chemical engineers in the development, application, and optimization of renewable energy technologies, providing insights into real-world applications and addressing the challenges and future opportunities in this evolving and crucial sector. Through lectures, case studies, and discussions, students will grasp the complexities and opportunities within the realm of renewable energy, preparing them to contribute meaningfully to the industry's sustainable future.
At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate & performance letter by the eductor indicating that they have completed the program and acquired the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in their chosen profession.
Renewable Energy in Chemical Engineering, by LOH Xian
Xian Jun Loh graduated with a PhD from the National University of Singapore. He is a polymer chemist with >20 years of scientific experience working in the inter-disciplinary field of biomaterials. He is currently the Executive Director at the Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE). His main research interests are in the design of supramolecular and stimuli-responsive polymers and hydrogels for biomedical and personal care applications. Currently, he is the author and co-author of >300 journal papers, 19 patents, 45 book chapters and 6 books, publishing mainly in the area of biomaterials. He is the associate editor of Biomacromolecules. He serves on 6 editorial boards and is consulted extensively by major funding bodies. He is the current President of the Singapore National Institute of Chemistry.