Newcastle University in Singapore

Staff Profile

Dr Ming Tham

Director of Operations & Deputy Head of Academic Operations Singapore

Background

Qualifications

BSc (Hons) 1st Class in Chemical Engineering
PhD in Process Control
CEng

Memberships

MIChemE

Honours and Awards

ExxonMobil Teaching Fellowship (1990-1993)
IEE Kelvin Premium Award for the paper
Willis, M.J., Di Massimo, C., Montague, G.A., Tham, M.T. and Morris, A.J. (1990). 'On neural networks in chemical process control'. Proc. IEE Pt.D, 138, 3, pp 256-266.

Research

Research Interests and Available Projects

  • Feedback control in the presence of gross data uncertainty.

  • Design of low-order controllers for high-order processes

  • Ensuring the quality and integrity of real-time data for estimation and feedback control


Teaching

Undergraduate Teaching

Process Dynamics, Robust Control, Digital Control, Numerical Methods, Process Measurement, Research Methodology, Design Project

Postgraduate Teaching

Robust Control, Digital Control, Research Methodology

Publications