PhD Alumnus JitKang Lim Receives Promising Academician Award of the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education-Chemical Engineering - Carnegie Mellon University

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

PhD Alumnus JitKang Lim Receives Promising Academician Award of the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education

JitKang Lim (PhD, ChemE 2009) has received the Promising Academician Award of the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education. Dr. Lim is an Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering at the Universiti Sains Malaysia. An expert in nanomaterials, Dr. Lim had been honored in 2014 with the National Young Scientist Award of the Malaysian Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation, and is the first person in Malaysia to receive both honors. While at Carnegie Mellon, JitKang Lim's PhD research was co-advised by Chemical Engineering Professor Bob Tilton and Physics Professor Sara Majetich.