DR NG JECK FEI

Dr Ng Jeck Fei

Lecturer

Ph.D in Chemistry (National University of Singapore),
B.Sc. (Hons) Industrial Chemistry (University Technology of Malaysia).

jeckfei.ng@taylors.edu.my
Expertise
  • Gas chromatography
  • Chiral compounds analysis

Research Interests
  • Catalysis, biocatalysis 
  • Immobilization of catalyst
  • Biomaterial synthesis

Research Grants Awarded
  • Immobilization of recombinant whole cell as green biocatalyst for high enantio-selective synthesis of chiral alcohols. Taylor’s University TRGS (2012-2014)

Publications
Peer Reviewed Papers (10 most significant)
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Tanja Weil and Stephan Jaenicke (2011) Cationized Bovine Serum Albumin with Pendant RGD Groups forms Efficient Biocoatings for Cell Adhesion. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials. 99B(2): 282-290.
  • Selvedin Telalović, Anand Ramanathan, Jeck Fei Ng, Rajamanickam Maheswari, Cees   Kwakernaak, Fouad Soulimani, Hans C. Brouwer, Gaik Khuan Chuah, Bert M.Weckhuysen and Ulf Hanefeld (2011) On the Synergy Calalytical Properties of Bimetallic Mesoporous Materials containing Aluminium and Zirconium: The Prins Cyclisation of Citronellal. Chemistry-A European Journal. 17: 2077-2088.
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Klaus Eisele, Jan Dorn, Tanja Weil and Stephan Jaenicke (2010) cBSA-147 for the Preparation of Bacterial Biofilms in a Microchannel Reactor. Biointerphases. 5: FA41- 47.
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Yuntong Nie, Gaik Khuan Chuah and Stephan Jaenicke (2010) A Wall-Coated Catalytic Capillary Microreactor for the Direct Formation of Hydrogen Peroxide. Journal of Catalysis. 269: 302-308.
  • Jeck Fei Ng and Stephan Jaenicke (2009) Immobilized Whole Cells as Effective Catalysts for Chiral Alcohol Production. Australian Journal of Chemistry. 62: 1034-1039.
  • Selvedin Telalović, Jeck Fei Ng, Rajamanickam Maheswari, Anand Ramanathan, Gaik Khuan Chuah and Ulf Hanefeld (2008) Synergy between Brønsted acid sites and Lewis acid sites.Chemical Communications. 4631-4633.

Conference Abstracts/Proceedings (10 most significant):
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Tanja Weil and Stephan Jaenicke (2010) Engineered Biofilms for Chiral Reduction in a Microchannel Reactor. 6th Asian-European Symposium on Metal Mediated Efficient Reactions, June 7-9, Singapore.
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Tanja Weil and Stephan Jaenicke (2010) Engineered Biofilms for Chiral Reduction in a Microchannel Reactor. 3rd Singapore Catalysis Forum, May 17, Singapore.
  • Jeck Fei Ng and Stephan Jaenicke (2009) Immobilized Whole Cells as Effective Catalyst for Chiral Alcohol Production. Singapore International Chemical Conference 6 (SICC-6), December 15-18, Singapore.
  • Jeck Fei Ng and Stephan Jaenicke (2009) Synthesis of Chiral Alcohol by Calcium Alginate Immobilized Recombinant Escherichia coli. 2nd Singapore Catalysis Forum, August 17, Singapore.
  • Jeck Fei Ng and Stephan Jaenicke (2009) Synthesis of Chiral Alchohol by Calcium Alginate Immobilized Recombinant Escherichia coli. 1st Singapore-Hong Kong Bilateral Graduate Student Congress, May 28-30, Singapore.
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Yuntong Nie, Gaik Khuan Chuah and Stephan Jaenicke (2008) Polymer Incarcerated Pd nano-particles as Catalyst for the Direct Formation of Hydrogen Peroxide in a Capillary Micro-reactor. 9th Frontier Science Symposium, October 15-17, Singapore.
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Yuntong Nie, Gaik Khuan Chuah and Stephan Jaenicke (2008) Polymer Incarcerated Pd nano-particles as Catalyst for the Direct Formation of Hydrogen Peroxide in a Capillary Micro-reactor. 3rd Materials Research Society of Singapore (3rd MRS-S), February 25-27, Singapore.
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Yuntong Nie, Gaik Khuan Chuah and Stephan Jaenicke (2007) Polymer Incarcerated Pd nano-particles as Catalyst for the Direct Formation of Hydrogen Peroxide in a Capillary Micro-reactor. Singapore International Chemical Conference 5 (SICC-5), December 16-19, Singapore.
  • Jeck Fei Ng, Yuntong Nie, Gaik Khuan Chuah and Stephan Jaenicke (2007) Polymer Incarcerated Pd nano-particles as Catalyst for the Direct Formation of Hydrogen Peroxide in a Capillary Micro-reactor. International Conference on Material for Advance Technologies (ICMAT 2007), July 1-6, 2007, Singapore.

Scholarly Activities/ Industry Experience (10 most significant):
  • Teaching assistant, National University of Singapore (2009-2010)
  • Treasurer, International Functional Food Conference, 2013

Awards & Honours
  • Best poster in the 1st Singapore-Hong Kong Bilateral Graduate Student Congress 2009.
  • Poster prize (Second Prize) in the 2nd Singapore Catalysis Forum 2009.
  • Best poster in the 5th Singapore International Chemistry Conference (SICC-5) 2007.
  • Best presenter in the Symposium for Bachelor Degree of Science session 2005/2006.
  • Dean's Award in the 37thConvocation, 2006.