European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering - ESCAPE 24 - June 15-18, 2014 - Budapest, Hungary
Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Zain A Manan


Zain A MananProfessor Dr. Zain A Manan


Professor Dr Zain A Manan is the Dean of the Faculty of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). He was the Founding Director of UTM-Process Systems Engineering Centre (PROSPECT). He holds a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. He started his career as an engineer in PETRONAS and the Hume Industries and continued as a researcher, consultant and trainer for 20 years.  Zain has completed over 50 R & D & consultancy projects and delivered workshops on process engineering and resource conservation for over 400 companies.  Zain has more than 250 publications on sustainable systems engineering and planning with emphasis on energy and resource sustainability. He is a chartered engineer, a certified energy manager and currently the certified lead trainer for Malaysia's energy managers accreditation. Zain was the co-winner of 2008 Prince Sultan Abdul Aziz International Award for Water, and a vice-chairman of the Board of Judges for ASEAN Energy Awards program until 2011. He spearheaded the implementation of UTM Sustainable Energy Management Program, and led UTM to win the 2012 Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Energy Award.