Research emphasis and collaboration in Africa

Ph.D. (Birmingham, UK), 1995 School of Chemical Engineering, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

M.Phil. (Sheffield, UK), 1993 Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

B.Sc. (Cheng-Li, Taiwan), 1986 Department of Chemical Engineering, Chung-Yuan Christian University, Taiwan

Prof. Ho was the Guest Editor for Special Issue on: “Application of biosorbents on wastewater treatment” International Journal of Environment and Pollution (IJEP) in SCI-EXPANDED.

Prof. Ho is a Member of Editorial Board of Polish Journal of Environmental Studies since 2005; Environmental Engineering and Management Journal since 2009; Desalination and Water Treatment since 2009; and Journal of Nanostructures in Chemistry since 2016 in SCI-EXPANDED; as well as Journal of Scientometric Research and Publications since 2018 in ESCI.

Research Interests

v  Sorption Processes: Removal of heavy metals, ammonium and dyes by activated carbon and inexpensive sorbents such as zeolite, peat, fly ash, wood, pith, sugar cane, tree fern, Pinus sylvestris sawdust, orange peel, palm kernel fibre, and coconut copra meal biosorbents.

v  Bibliometric and research trend studies.

1000 Club of the Adsorption

5000 Club of the Biotechnology and Applied Microbiology

Top cited papers

Research Group

1000 Club of the Chemical Engineering

Top Articles in the Chemical Engineering

5000 Club of China

Essential Science Indicators

1000 Club of the Environmental Sciences

Bibliometric Research

2000 Club of China (Independent)


1000 Club of the Environmental Engineering

Top 2000 Institutions in Web of Science in 2018 (2019-06-12)

200 Club of China (single author)


1000 Club of the Water Resources

Journal's Reviewer and Editor

1000 Club of Taiwan (Independent)



Relative Researchers

Postdoctoral Applicants


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