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Dr Yong Sun

Yong is a Technical Support Engineer within the School of Engineering's Technical Support team.


  • Master of Engineering Science, Monash University, 2011.
  • Doctor of Biochemical Enginnering, China (excludes SARs and Taiwan), 2008.

Recent Publications (within the last five years)

Book Chapters

  • Sun, G., Wycherley, C., Sun, Y., (2015), The removal of heavy metals from an acidic wastewater in treatment wetlands filled with recycled materials. Physical, Chemical and Biological Treatment Processes for Water and Wastewater, 57-78, New York, USA., Nova Science Publishers.

Journal Articles

  • Sun, Y., Yang, G., Sun, G., Sun, Z., Zhang, L., (2018), Performance study of stirred tank slurry reactor and fixed‐bed reactor using bimetallic Co–Ni mesoporous silica catalyst for fischer–tropsch synthesis. Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy, 37(1), 553-561, New Jersey, USA, John Wiley & Sons, DOI: 10.1002/ep.12696.
  • Bavandpour Cheleh, F., Zou, Y., He, Y., Saeed, T., Sun, Y., Sun, G., (2018), Removal of Dissolved Metals in Wetland Columns Filled with Shell Grits and Plant Biomass. Chemical Engineering Journal, 331(January 2018), 234-241, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Elsevier BV, DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2017.08.112.
  • Sun, Z., Cao, H., Zhang, X., Lin, X., Zheng, W., Cao, G., Sun, Y., Zhang, Y., (2017), Spent lead-acid battery recycling in China - A review and sustainable analyses on mass flow of lead. Waste Management, 64(June 2017), 190-201, Elsevier Ltd, DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2017.03.007.
  • Sun, Y., Sun, G., Sage, V., Sun, Z., Zhang, J., Zhang, L., (2017), Preparation of Hybrid Porous Carbon Using Black Liquor Lignin Impregnated with Steelmaking Slag and its Performance in SO2 Removal. Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy, 36(5), 1417-1427, DOI: 10.1002/ep.12591.
  • Sun, Y., Zhang, JP., Wen, C., Li, Z., (2016), Clean production of porous MgO by thermal decomposition of Mg(OH)2 using fluidized bed: Optimization for CO2 adsorption. Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, 63(1 June 2016), 170-179, Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers, DOI: 10.1016/j.jtice.2016.02.030.
  • Sun, Y., Zhang, JP., Wen, C., Zhang, L., (2016), An enhanced approach for biochar preparation using fluidized bed and its application for H2S removal. Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification, 104(June 01 2016), 1-12, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.cep.2016.02.006.
  • Sun, Y., Zhang, JP., Guo, F., Zhang, L., (2016), Hydrochar preparation from black liquor by CO2 assisted hydrothermal treatment: Optimization of its performance for Pb2+ removal. Korean Journal of Chemical Engineering, 33(9), 2703-2710, Springer New York LLC, DOI: 10.1007/s11814-016-0152-0.
  • Sun, Y., Wei, J., Zhang, JP., Yang, G., (2016), Optimization using response surface methodology and kinetic study of Fischer-Tropsch synthesis using SiO2 supported bimetallic Co-Ni catalyst. Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering, 28(January 01, 2016), 173-183, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.jngse.2015.11.008.
  • Sun, Y., Zhang, JP., Guo, F., Zhang, L., (2016), Optimization of the preparation of activated carbon from steam activated cornstraw black liquor for phenol removal. Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering, 11(4), 594-602, John Wiley and Sons Ltd, DOI: 10.1002/apj.1983.
  • Yang, G., Sun, Y., Zhang, JP., Wen, C., (2016), Fast carbonization using fluidized bed for biochar production from reed black liquor: optimization for H2S removal. Environmental Technology (United Kingdom), 37(19), 2447-2456, Taylor and Francis Ltd., DOI: 10.1080/09593330.2016.1151463.
  • Sun, Y., Yang, G., Li, K., Zhang, L., Zhang, L., (2016), CO2 mineralization using basic oxygen furnace slag: process optimization by response surface methodology. Environmental Earth Sciences, 75(19), article no. 1335, DOI: 10.1007/s12665-016-6147-7.
  • Sun, Y., Zhang, JP., Zhang, L., (2016), NH4Cl selective leaching of basic oxygen furnace slag: Optimization study using response surface methodology. Environmental Progress and Sustainable Energy, 35(5), 1387-1394, John Wiley and Sons Inc., DOI: 10.1002/ep.12365.
  • Yang, G., Sun, Y., Wen, C., Zhang, JP., (2015), A fast approach for preparation of adsorbent from reed black liquor and its performance in equilibrium and kinetic gas separation. Chemical and Biochemical Engineering Quarterly, 29(3), 375-383, Zagreb, Croatia, Croatian Society of Chemical Engineers, DOI: 10.15255/CABEQ.2013.1856.

Conference Publications

  • Sun, Y., Sun, G., (2016), Preparation of Biomass Derived Porous Carbon: Application for Methane Energy Storage. Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Material Engineering and Application (ICMEA 2016), 103(Nov 12-13, 2016), 18-22, Atlantis Press.
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