Professor Ching Chi Bun

Division of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
Singapore 637459

Tel: (65) 6790 6731
Fax: (65) 6794 7553

1 Postdoc Position Available on Protein Engineering


(University of Aston, UK, 1974 & 1978)

Research focus:
  • Large Scale Adsorptive Separation Technology (SMB).
  • Study of Bio-catalysis and Kinetics & Flow Dynamics of Immobilized Enzyme Reactors.
  • Crystallization Study of Enantiomeric Drugs and Intermediates.
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Direct evolution and rational drug design of better performance enzymes
  • Chiral drug induced proteomics
Selected publications:
  • RUTHVEN DM, CHING CB. Countercurrent And Simulated Countercurrent Adsorption Separation Processes. Chem Eng Sci, 44 (5): 1011-1038, 1989.
  • CHING CB, LIM BG, LEE EJD, et al. Preparative Resolution Of Praziquantel Enantiomers By Simulated Countercurrent Chromatography. J Chromatogr, 634 (2): 215-219, 1993.
  • Wang XIN and Ching CB, Chiral Separation and Modeling of Three Chiral Centre b-Blocker Drug (Nadolol) By Simulated Moving Bed Chromatography, J. Chromatography. A., 1035, pp 167-176, 2004.
  • Liu Yue, Wang Xin, Wang Jing-Kang and Ching Chi Bun, Structural Characterization and Enantioseparation of Chiral Compound Praziquantel, Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Volume 93, Issue 12, Pages 2877-3110 (December 2004).
  • Wang Xiu Juan, Wiehler Harald and Ching Chi Bun, A study of the characterization and the crystallization of 4-hydroxy-2-pyrrolidone, Chirality, 16, 4, 220-227, 2004.
  • Zheng-Wu Bai, Xiang-Hua Lai, Lei Chen, Chi Bun Ching and Siu-Choon Ng, Arylcarbamoylated allylcarbamido-beta-cyclodextrin: synthesis and immobilization on non-functionalized silica gel as a chiral stationary phase, accepted by Tetrahedron Letters, 2004.

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