Educational Background

  • B.Sc (Hons.), The University of Hong Kong
  • Ph.D., The University of Hong Kong

Current Research Interests

  • Analytical Spectrometry and Environmental Analytical Chemistry.

Selected Publications

  1. W. Peng, J. C.-F. Law, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Chlorination of bisphenols in water: Understanding the kinetics and formation mechanism of 2-butene-1,4-dial and analogues, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2023, 459, 132128-132138
  2. Y. Huang, J. T.-S. Lum, W.-K. Ho, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Interactions between cerium dioxide nanoparticles and arsenite change their biological fate in the gastrointestinal tract of mice, Environmental Science: Nano, 2023, 10, 1585-1598 (Invited as inside cover)
  3. W.-K. Ho, J. C.-F. Law, J. C.-W. Lo, I. K.-X. Chng, C. H.-H. Hor, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Sorption behavior, speciation, and toxicity of microplastic-bound chromium in multisolute systems, Environmental Science & Technology Letters, 2023, 10, 1, 27-32 (Invited as front cover)
  4. W.-K. Ho and K. S.-Y. Leung*, The crucial role of heavy metals on the interaction of engineered nanoparticles with polystyrene microplastics, Water Research, 2021, 201, 117317-117325
  5. C.-H. Chow, J. C.-F. Law, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Degradation of Acesulfame in UV/Monochloramine Process: Kinetics, Transformation Pathways and Toxicity Assessment, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2021, 403, 123935-123944
  6. W.-K. Ho, J. C.-F. Law, T. Zhang, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Effects of Weathering on the Sorption Behavior and Toxicity of Polystyrene Microplastics in Multi-Solute Systems, Water Research, 2020, 187, 116419-116428
  7. B. Chen, J. T.-S. Lum, Y. Huang, B. Hu, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Integration of sub-organ quantitative imaging LA-ICP-MS and fractionation reveals differences in translocation and transformation of CeO2 and Ce3+ in mice, Analytica Chimica Acta, 2019, 1082, 18-29
  8. J. T.-S. Lum and K. S.-Y. Leung*, Quantifying silver nanoparticle association and elemental content in single cells using dual mass mode in quadrupole-based inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry, Analytica Chimica Acta, 2019, 2061, 50-59
  9. J. Li, J. C.-F. Law, C.-H. Chow, Y.-R. Huang, K.-B. Li, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Joint Effects of Multiple UV Filters on Zebrafish Embryo Development, Environmental Science & Technology, 2018, 52 (16), 9460–9467
  10. J. Li, Z. Sang, C.-H. Chow, J. C.-F. Law, Y. Guo, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Environmental behavior of 12 UV filters and photocatalytic profile of ethyl-4-aminobenzoate, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2017, 337, 115-125
  11. J. Li, P. Wu, J. C.-F. Law, C.-H. Chow, C. Postigo, Y. Guo, K. S.-Y. Leung*, Transformation of acesulfame in chlorination: Kinetics study, identification of byproducts, and toxicity assessment, Water Research, 2017, 117, 157-166
  12. J. Li, O. J. Schmitz, S. Stephan, C. Lenzen, P. Y. K. Yue, K.B. Li, H.S. Li, K. S. -Y. Leung*, Photocatalytic transformation of acesulfame: transformation products identification and embryotoxicity study, Water Research, 2016, 89, 68-75