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  • Antibacterial paint. 

    Gooi, Cai Ting.; Choong, Xin Hui.; Lim, Darren Zhao Hui.
    This project is a continuation from year 2 Product Design & Development (PDD), CP511Y/Z. From PDD research, it was found that antibacterial paints do exist in the market. Commercially, antibacterial paint typically uses ...
  • To establish an analytical method for identifying the calcium stearate and antioxidants in PP. 

    Lim, Vincent Joenoes.; Chia, Kenneth.; Goh, Zhen Ke.
    The main objective of this project is to establish an analytical method for identifying the amount of calcium stearate and antioxidants inside polypropylene. The antioxidants used this experiment would be both the primary ...
  • To evaluate colour variation of thermoplastics resins produced by extrusion process. 

    Tresa; Nurul, Huda Bte Norman.; Chew, Yun Wei.
    The objective of this project is to identify the factors affecting the change in colour of Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene polymer. In this experiment, the ABS resin was put in the oven for drying for 2 hours at 820C before ...
  • Investigation into the use of fruit peels as biosorbent for the removal of heavy metal ions from wastewater. 

    Lim, Say Kang.; Koh, Brendan.; Tan, Jian Han.
    This project is the continuation of the pioneer group who conducted studies on the biosorption capacity of lemon peels for metals such as copper and zinc. For this project, one of the objectives is to obtain a smaller lemon ...
  • Evaluating the potential use of fruit derived antioxidant in green cosmetic/skincare products. 

    Tan, Penny Pei Ying.; Ng, Victor Wei Xiang.
    The objective of this project is to evaluate the potential uses of fruit derived antioxidant into "green" cosmetic/skincare products. The report documents the findings from both the research and result gathered from ...
  • Sustainable high density fish farming system. 

    Goh, Cecilia Ching Yee.; Huang, Dawen.; Tan, Qing Wei.
    This project aims to help Singapore fish farmers to setup fish farming at a low capital cost through a Sustainable High Density Fish Farming System. The main objectives are to design a scaled down high rise aquaculture ...
  • Design and development of a high yield incubation system for aquaculture. 

    Ng, Yong Ren.; Lee, Wei Song.; Ee, Jonathan Wei Ming.
    As technology advances, seafood is obtained through fish farming; from sea farm to land farm. However, fish farms obtain their 'seeds' from the sea. This would put strain on the sea eco-system and would be unreliable source. ...
  • Feasibility study on using seaweed for engineering application. 

    Zhou, Meng Zhe.; Leo, Chong Siang.; Ta, Adelline Suet Yee.
    The aim of this final year project is to turn seaweed into useful products for sustainable development. Thus, two feasible products had been studied and produced: seaweed liquid fertilizer and seaweed as heavy metal ...
  • Removal of heavy metals in drinking water using coffee grounds. 

    Muhammad, Haikal Bin Salihan.; Mohammad, Khairul Bin Abdullah.; Toh, Han Zhen.
    Drinking water is one of the most vulnerable resources in that it is very prone to contamination, metal contamination to be specific. This project utilizes the principles of adsorption to reduce or even possibly remove ...
  • Design a sustainable system for the manufacture of economic value product for a community in need. 

    Ong, Mu Pei.; Ee, Joel Wei Hao.; Siow, Ashley Yuan Jie.
    A community in Yuksom, Sikkim, suffered a loss to income after their cash crop was exterminated due to a disease. The project aims to provide aid to the community by designing a sustainable system to manufacture an ...
  • Development of suitable grade of engineering thermoplastic for commercial application. 

    Ng, Julian.; Wang, Lian Rui.; Lim, Cheng Kai.
    In this project, 3 different percentages of glass fibre were compounded with Nylon 6,6 using the 0% as control sample. This is to investigate the effects of different types and quantities of glass fibres on the physical, ...
  • Design and construction of a mini-sized Chem-E-car : Part 1 : Moving mechanism 

    Tan, Joevin Lee Heng.; Ng, Selene Si Lin.; Khoo, Yin Le.
    The main objective of this project is to design a system to move the car while carrying a certain load. The successful construction of the model car will be used to compete in the 2012 APCChE Chem-E-Car competition where ...
  • Harnessing of waste energy into useful forms of energy. 

    Wong, Gavin Wei Lun.; Ghui, Meng Yang.; See, Yong Zheng.
    The objective of this Final Year Project (FYP) is to harness waste energy into usable forms of energy. In this FYP, Type-E thermocouples were chosen to apply Seebeck Effect to convert waste heat into electricity. 280 Type-E ...
  • Reduction of operating cost for laboratory coater. 

    Boon, Mark Wei.; Cheng, Ivan Zai Xin.; Tan, Jin Hua.
    The objective of this project was to reduce the cost of operation for the laboratory coater and subsequently improve the coating quality and drying time. The literature review presents research on the tablet coating ...
  • Producing adsorbent from fruit peels. 

    Arun, Payyalot Koyiparambath.; Yaseen, Ahzhal Bin Hamzah.; Vinod, Bhagat s/o Ashok Kumar.
    The scope of this project is to create a suitable procedure for the production of activated carbon from fruit peels. The parameters for the activation process are then tweaked to understand their effects on adsorption of ...
  • Metabolic engineering of cerevisiae saccharomyces for bio-butanol overproduction. 

    Chua, Elisha Shu Yan.; Leow, Michelle Shu Yun.; Kam, Wei Liang.; Rekha, Prem D/O Prem Das
    S. stipitis is fast becoming a topic of interest for many researchers due to its natural ability to metabolise xylose and its possible use for the viable production of bioalcohols and biofuels. However, with current tools, ...
  • Design & construct a household waste energy - recycling prototype. 

    Goh, Stanley Ruo Qi.; Ong, Daryl Jun Xian.; Khng, Winson Wen Zhang.
    The objective of the project was to design, build and test the effectiveness of a prototype to recover waste energy from households. The main idea was to use heat pipes to harness waste heat energy from the condenser unit ...
  • Making effective use of seaweed: from nuisance to high value product. 

    Goh, Zhao Jia.; Lim, Keok Fei.; Lai, Ping Ken.
    In this project, the main objective was to extract high value product(s) from seaweed provided by Sentosa. The species of seaweed supplied by Sentosa was found to fall under brown seaweed and the specific species was the ...
  • Development of a portable oil-spill skimmer. 

    Marchia, Vaustime Marcello.; Matthew, James.; Yadana, Nyunt Than.
    The project aims to develop a portable oil spill skimmer with biosorbent to adsorb and recover crude oil spills in the ocean. The Conceive-Design-Implement-Operate (CDIO) concept was used to achieve the project aims. In ...
  • Carbon dioxide mineralization to mitigate greenhouse emission. 

    Chen, Jun Guang.; Ong, Leonard.; Wee, Chin Leong.
    This project explores the feasibility of utilizing alternative methods of carbon dioxide mineralization for Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) to reduce emissions in Singapore. The process includes optimization of chemical ...

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