Editor Name: Tye Ching Thian
Designation: Associate Professor
University: Universiti Sains Malaysia
Dr.Tye obtained her PhD in Chemical Engineering from The University of British Columbia, Canada in 2006, in the area of catalysis and chemical reaction engineering; MSc. in Chemical Engineering, 2002 and B.Eng (Hons.) in Chemical Engineering, 1999 from Universiti Sains Malaysia.She worked on a heavy oil upgrading project during her PhD and since she has been working on projects related to petroleum downstream processing. Dr.Tyeis actively involved in the catalysis research in cracking and treating of different uncoventional energy resources such as heavy oil, residue, used motor oil and palm oil.