Electrochemical Engineering Lab

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WORK LOCALLY, THINK GLOCALLY

The field of chemical engineering has broadened from the traditional one, that typically based on petroleum and petrochemical industries, to be an interdisciplinary area. We aim to advance chemical engineering education through research on electrochemical engineering and synthesis of new functional materials derived from local natural resources such as lignocellulose biomass.

FASCINATING ELECTROCHEMICAL ENGINEERING AND EXCITING FUNCTIONAL MATERIALS

The research interests of the Electrochemical Engineering Laboratory range from synthesis and characterization of new electrode materials to to the design of industrial electrochemical reactors. Research in our group centers around nanoparticles and nanostructure porous materials derived from biomass and natural resources for their applications in electrochemical energy storage and conversion technology. Read more

STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES!

Are you interested in obtaining master or doctoral degree in chemical engineering? We accept students from industries (master/doctor) with a flexibility doing their project on site. Please contact us with your curriculum vitae.

Former PMDSU Students: Dr. Mar’atul Fauziyah, Dr. Puspita Nurlilasari, Dr. Fahmi

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LIGHTWEIGHT CELLULOSE AEROGEL MADE OF COIR FIBERS

Cellulose aerogel has excellent properties due to its very high surface area and large pore volume. We developed a process to manufacture such materials from coir fiber and other abundant natural biomass. The aerogel have many potential applications such as adsorbent for dyes and absorbent for oil spill. It may be carbonized to produce carbon aerogel having extraordinary properties suitable for many applications. Read more

N-DOPED CARBON AEROGEL MADE OF COIR FIBER

N-doped carbon aerogel possessing honeycomb-like structure of internal pores in individual fibers has been successfully prepared from coir fibers using our proposed method via one-step route of ammonia-urea system. The non-ordered porous carbon aerogel has very high surface area, >3500 m2/g and large pore volume. The aerogels have many potential applications such as as solid acid catalyst for esterification, electrocatalyst in metal-air batteries and fuel cells, and so on. Read more

SPHERICAL & CUBIC MAGNETITE NANOPARTICLES

Magnetite (Fe3O4) nanoparticles have many potential applications for environment, biomedical, and energy storage and conversion. We proposed been a simple electrooxidation of iron in water. No chemicals other than water are used. Alternating monopolar configuration has been demonstrated to be able to produce high-throughput production of the nanoparticles. The electrochemical reactor is easy to scale-up for mass production. Read more

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Our most recent publications in SCI journals

SEE ALL PUBLICATIONS

Preparation of rGO/MnO2 Composites through Simultaneous Graphene Oxide Reduction by Electrophoretic Deposition | ACS Omega 7(8) 6760-6767(2022)

High-performance electrocatalyst made from lignosulfonate nanofiber composited with manganese dioxide without carbonation process | Advanced Powder Technology 33(5) 103572 (2022)

Preparation of Activated Carbon from Alkali Lignin using Novel One-Step Process for High Electrochemical Performance Application | Arabian Journal of Chemistry 14(6) 103162 (2021)

NEWS! AND ARTICLES

Baterai timbal-asam: Kimia (Pemakaian sendiri)

Oleh: Heru Setyawan Baterai timbal-asam: Karakteristik umum Baterai timbal-asam: Sejarah Baterai timbal-asam: Data pembuatan dan pemakaian baterai Baterai timbal-asam: Kimia (Karakteristik umum) Baterai timbal-asam: Kimia (Karakteristik tegangan sirkuit terbuka) Baterai timbal-asam: Kimia (Kehilangan polarisasi dan hambatan) Kesetimbangan reaksi elektroda lazimnya ke arah pemakaian karena, secara termodinamika, keadaan dipakai adalah lebih stabil. Laju pemakaian sendiri (kehilangan kapasitas [muatan] ketika tidak diberikan […]

Surfaktan dalam industri kosmetik dan perawatan tubuh

Oleh: Heru Setyawan Artikel sebelumnya membahas mengenai komitmen industri kosmetik dan perawatan tubuh untuk beralih ke surfaktan berkelanjutan untuk produk mereka. Kata kunci yang berkaitan dengan surfaktan berkelanjutan adalah bahan biomassa. Sebenarnya apa yang dimaksud dengan surfaktan dan apa fungsinya dalam industri kosmetik dan perawatan tubuh sehingga dikatakan bahwa kalau industri ini ingin menuju ke […]

Beamplot, alternatif h-index

Oleh: Heru Setyawan Institute for Scientific Information (ISI) mempromosikan beamplot sebagai alternatif h-index dalam Profiles not metrics (2019). ISI membangun karya Dr. Eugene Garfield, penemu awal dan perintis sains insformasi. Dinamakan setelah perusahaan yang ia bentuk, pendahulu dari Web of Science, ISI dibentuk kembali pada tahun 2018 dan melayani sebagai rumah untuk keahlian analitik, dipandu […]

MEET THE FACULTIES

Heru Setyawan
PROFESSOR

Dr. (Hiroshima University); M.Eng. (Tokyo Institute of Technology); B.Eng. (Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember)

Research: electrochemical engineering, functional materials, electrocatalyst, porous materials.

Widiyastuti
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Dr. (Hiroshima University); M.Eng., B.Eng. (Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember)

Research: particle synthesis, aerosols, functional materials.

Ni Made Intan Putri Suari
LECTURER

M.Eng., B.Eng. (Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember)

Research: electrophoresis, corrosion, photothermal materials

Tantular Nurtono
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

Dr., B.Eng. (Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember); M.Eng. (Hiroshima University)

Research: CFD, fluid dynamics, mixing

MEET THE ALUMNI

Deninta Nur Iwana (PT MSI)

Saya bangga menjadi salah satu alumni lab Elkimkor dikarenakan merupakan lab teravorit di angkatan 2013, sehingga untuk bisa masuk perlu perjuangan nilai yang tinggi. Setelah masuk menjadi salah satu member, saya merasa termotivasi dalam banyak kegiatan dikarenakan member-membernya adalah orang-orang yang berkualitas dan berwawasan tinggi. Dan juga memiliki kekeluargaan yang tinggi pula. Selama masa pembimbingan pun para dosen pembimbing sangat banyak membantu dan memberikan banyak pencerahan dan juga wawasan. Sehingga saya sebagai mahasiswi pada saat itu terpacu untuk menjalakankan penelitian. Semoga lab Elkimkor selalu menjadi lab terfavorit para mahasiswa dan sukses selalu.

Oky Iyan Pratama (PT. Cipta Krida Bahari)

Sangat menyenangkan dan memberikan banyak ilmu

 Primarizki Meiditaharja (PT. Envilab Indonesia)

Lab spesial yg punya 2 ruangan, dan Dosennya sangat jos jos

Baca lainnya: Apa Kata Alumni…

Bagi Alumni Lab Elkimkor, mohon isi formulir alumni (bagi yang belum): Formulir Alumni Elkimkor

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