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  • Design of a pedal operated water filtration system based on centrifugal forces for developing countries. 

    Teo, Ryan.; Sim, Hui Shi.; Chew, Isaac.; Ang, Chia Xuan.
    This report analyses the design of a pedal operated water centrifugation filtration system to be used by the villagers of An Giang, a province in Mekong Delta in South of Vietnam. It works on the principle of cross-flow ...
  • Study on the practicality of using Static Mixer for process heat transfer application. 

    Chow, Hugan.; Lim, Luke.; Qu, Zilin.; Chiu, Jia Jin.
    This report aims to test the practicality of static mixer in heat transfer application. In the chemical industry, heat transfer is a integral part of many processes as temperature is one of the main factors to monitor in ...
  • Design of a flexible, shock absorbing knee guard. 

    Chan, Keith Jing Liang.; Ng, Edric Win Yi.; Mohamed Fadhil bin Mohamed Sahid.; Ho, Glenda Gek Suan.
    The purpose of this project is to discover whether double or triple material layered composites could produce better shock absorbing properties as compared to single layered materials, through the testing of composites ...
  • An investigation into the characteristics of chitosan-based bioplastics. 

    Goh, Wei Han.; Lai, Bing Lun.; Ishwer Singh.; Goh, Gilbert.
    The purpose of the project is to study the effects chitosan has on starch-based bioplastics. Such effects are its biodegradability, hardness and its structure. Plastics are very commonly used in many applications currently. ...
  • Preparation of activated carbon from corn cob for water treatment. 

    Yeap, Lun Xing.; Lee, Cynthia Si Hui.; Muhammad Iqbal Bin Alias.; Leow, Benjamin.
    Corn cob is a major agricultural waste that could be put to good use in different industries should it be experiment and invested upon. Water purification is needed in many rural countries, which major industries include ...
  • Evaluation study on the electrode modification in microbial fuel cell for waste and wastewater treatment. 

    Kua, Yi Jian.; Koh Yang, Licia Ying Ting.; Khoo, Mervin.; Goh, Choon Shane.
    Due to the rapid depletion of natural resources such as fossil fuels and coal which are used for the production of energy for use, renewable energy will no doubt become one of the major energy source. Microbial fuel cells ...
  • Enhancing the wicking ability of coconut/coir fibres for apparel application. 

    Guap, Qing Yuen.; Chai, Zhi Xun.; Chee, Zhi Hao.; Ho, David Ze Ern.
    Sportswear apparel has been increasing in popularity over recent years. Synthetic based fabric (engineering plastics) such as polyester, nylon and rayon has been used largely as a material to produce sportswear apparel. ...
  • Dimensional analysis and scale up of the Plug Flow Tubular Reactor (PFTR) 

    Lor, Tang Ren.; Lai, Andrew Wen Qian.; Pang, Gabriel.; Lee, Huan Chan.
    This is a report for the CP5088: Capstone Project done by Diploma in Chemical Engineering students from Singapore Polytechnic. This project was completed by TEAM QUADRODYNAMICS of DCHE/FT/3A/01 of academic Year 2018/2019 ...
  • Design of a laboratory solution preparation system. 

    Hao Cheng.; Danish Bin Zainal.; Yao, Jie.; Chung, Jun Ying.
    The group had to first decode on a mutual goal to achieve, in an effort to do something beneficial for Chemical engineers; the project scope decided on was To design methods/products to improve safety in the laboratory. ...
  • Harvesting low-grade energy using thermo-osmotic processes. 

    Yip, Victor Mun Chung.
    This report was created with the aim of teaching the reader the basics of thermo-osmosis and its potential applications in the future of a constantly evolving engineering industry. It also serves to provide some examples ...
  • Development of a portable breathing apparatus with improved efficiency. 

    Tan, Bryan Guang Jun.; Chua, Aloysius Kheng Teen.; Nur Izzah Batrisyia Binte Azman.; Zainuddin Bin Azizan.
    This report will cover the process of brainstorming and implementation during the whole duration of the Capstone project. The thought process and decision-making will be discussed in the report. In depth research of ...
  • Investigating the energy level alignment between Lead Halide Perovskite materials and Gold Interface. 

    Lim, Lyon Sze Yong.; Khoo, Noel Jia Wei.; Ow, Songkiat Shiyuan.
    It is well known that perovskite materials hold significant potential in the field of photovoltatics, with an ever-increasing number of different organic-semiconductor layers. The functionality of these layers are derived ...
  • Development of a thermal insulating paint. 

    Tan, Li Min.; Teo, Jerry Zhan Yi.; Tan, Long Jun.; Koh, Huiling.
    Thermal insulation is the reduction of heat transfer between objects by means of thermal contact or radiative influence, it provides a region of insulation where thermal conduction or radiation is reduced and reflected, ...
  • Study of various factors in reducing the cycle time of vermicomposting. 

    Tan, Shi Da.; Chew, Yu Xiang.; Tan, Joshua.; Wan, Haiqal.
    The aim of this project is to investigate the factors at which would affect the cycle time of vermicomposting using organic materials such as vegetables with the aid of organisms such as earthworms. Vermicomposting is a ...
  • Developing an effective stain-removal cleaning agent. 

    Tan, Gavin Wei Jie.; Wong, Jung Yong.; Yeo, Ervin Jun Wu.; Teo, Teck Yoong.
    Seoul Garden is a Korean barbeque restaurant that lets their customers cook their own food by grilling them on the grill plates. After cooking, there is a lot of residual oil & grease left on the grill plates which causes ...
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of fruit peels in the extraction of heavy metals from wastewater part 2. 

    Aiman Syaraf Bin Abdul Khalil.; Soo, Ashley Xiao Wei.; Elayalwar Nirmal Kanna.
    Environmental pollution caused by toxic heavy metals, which are elements with an atomic density greater than 6 g/cm3; such as copper, chromium, cadmium, lead and zinc are the most persistent pollutants in wastewater as a ...
  • Pressure-retarded osmosis for power generation. 

    Syed Hafiy Suhaimi.; Tan, Darren.; Chong, Andrew.
    The objective of this report is to research on the feasibility of generating power through Pressure-Retarded Osmosis (PRO). During the course of this project, the effects of various factors on the permeate flux of the ...
  • Biological removal of marine fuels. 

    Chew, Genessa Sze Yin.; O, Kah Hao.
    Microbial bioremediation of hydrocarbon contaminated soil and water has emerged as a promising technology in recent years. When BP's oil well deep in the Gulf of Mexico exploded in 2010, communities of bacteria grew ...
  • Study on using electrochemical technique for wastewater treatment and catalyst regeneration. 

    Wang, Sean Swee Yong.; Sakinah Qurratu'aini Binte Mohamad Sahlan.; Wong, Chu Han.
    The project entitled, Study on using electrochemical technique for wastewater treatment and catalyst regeneration aims to integrate the electrocatalytic technique into photocatalytic wastewater treatment process for the ...
  • Green hydrogel for hydroponics 

    Yeo, Arik.; Liu, Pei Yu.
    In this project, 6 experiments were conducted in order to figure out the correct material to be used, the water retention methods as well as anti-fungus measures. In the first experiment, gelatine gel was compared with ...

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