Academic Profile

Prof Wan is currently in the School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering (Thermal & Fluids Division) since August 2009. Before joing this university, Prof Wan was an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering in Kyungpook National University, South Korea. He received his Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering, Master and Ph.D. degrees from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. His research interests include aerosol sciences, building environmental quality and catalytic combustion. He has done significant research work his research areas and published over 40 top quality international conference and journal papers. He has been often invited as a reviewer for a number of premier conferences and journals, including Atmospheric Environment, Indoor Air, Building and Environment, etc. Prof Wan is a member of ASME and KSME.
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Assoc Prof Wan Man Pun
Associate Chair (Research), School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Associate Professor, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Prof Wan's areas of expertise are aerosol sciences, building environmental quality and catalytic combustion. His current research works focus on transport of expiratory aerosols in indoor environments and infectious disease transmission, ultrafine particle dynamics, mass transfer and chemical kinetics in catalytic oxidation systems.
  • Advanced Development and Pilot Test of Model Predictive Control (MPC) System for Multi-zone Building Automation and Control (BAC) Applications

  • Application of Acoustic Agglomeration for Enhanced Particle Filtration Efficiency in Industrial Exhaust

  • Demonstration of model predictive based building automation and control system at PSA's Tuas Admin building

  • Deriving Energy Savings from Particle Separation in Industrial Plants through Acoustics Pre-conditioning

  • Indoor Air Quality And Cognitive Performance

  • Investigation Of Daytime Radiative Cooling In Tropical Climates

  • Life Safety And Structural Fire Safety Of Mega Underground Caverns In Singapore

  • MAE - Cat8 EOM

  • MAE CAT8 EOM account

  • Pilot Trial of Model Predictive Controll(MPC) System for Building Automation and Control (BAC) Application at Jurong Town Hall(JTH) with Nanyang Technological University,Singapore

  • Real-time Virtual Audits for Demand-side Management
  • You S and Wan MP. (2013). Mathematical Models for the van der Waals Force and Capillary Force between a Rough Particle and Surface. Langmuir, 29, 9104 - 9117.

  • Wan MP, Wu CL, Sze To GN, Chan TC, Chao CYH. (2011). Ultrafine particles, and PM2.5 generated from cooking in homes. Atmospheric Environment, 45(34), 6141 - 6148.

  • Wan MP, Hui KS, Chao CYH, Kwong CW. (2010). Catalytic combustion of methane with ozone using Pd-exchanged zeolite X: experimental investigation and kinetics model. Combustion Science and Technology, 182(10), 1429 — 1445.

  • Wan MP, Sze To GN, Chao CYH, Fang L, Melikov A. (2009). Modeling the fate of expiratory aerosols and the associated infection risk in an aircraft cabin environment. Aerosol Science & Technology, 43(4), 322-343.