Our research program in NUS centers on gas hydrate or clathrate hydrate spanning both fundamental and applied research. The vision of “Linga Lab” is to advance hydrate technology as an effective, and feasible solution for the critical needs of clean and safe water, cleaner energy, and environmental stewardship. Please feel free to explore our website to learn more about us, our interests, and what we do!
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Biography of Praveen Linga
Praveen LINGA is currently Vice Dean for Communications and Outreach at the Faculty of Engineering and a Dean’s Chair Associate Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at NUS. He holds a Ph.D. from the University of British Columbia under the supervision of Prof. Peter Englezos. He obtained his Bachelor’s (University of Madras) and Master’s degree (IIT Kharagpur) in chemical engineering from India. His research interests are in the areas of clathrate (gas) hydrates, storage and transport of fuels, carbon dioxide capture, storage & utilization (CCS & U), seawater desalination, and recovery of energy. His research group at NUS particularly focuses on enhancing the kinetics of hydrate formation for several applications of interest by developing novel reactor designs, experimental methods, and techniques. Up to date, he has published more than 120 research articles and delivered more than 100 invited talks and seminars. He is recognized among the World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds and Highly Cited Researcher in Engineering by Clarivate Analytics. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC). He is an Associate Editor in the Energy & Fuels journal and serves in the Editorial Advisory Boards of Applied Energy, Fluid Phase Equilibria, and Processes.
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