Kim Phan

Dissertation in progress

(D1) , Natural dyes from food waste; the use of molecular engineering to develop fit-for-purpose extraction pathways , Promotor(s): Prof. Dr. S. De Meester, Prof. Dr. ir. Veronique Van Speybroeck, Prof. Dr. Kathleen Raes , Supervisor(s): K. Raes

A1 Publications



Analysing the potential of the selective dissolution of elastane from mixed fiber textile waste , K.T. Phan, S. Ügdüler, L. Harinck, R. Denolf, M. Roosen, G. O'Rourke, D. De Vos, V. Van Speybroeck, K. De Clerck, S. De Meester , Resources Conservation and Recycling , 191, 106903 , 2023 , IF: 13.716 , 12/279 [Q1]


A comparative theoretical study on the solvent dependency of anthocyanin extraction profiles , K.T. Phan, E. Van den Broeck, K. Raes, K. De Clerck, V. Van Speybroeck, S. De Meester , Journal of Molecular Liquids , 351 , 2022 , IF: 6.165


A comparative study on the photophysical properties of anthocyanins and pyranoanthocyanins , K.T. Phan, S. De Meester, K. Raes, K. De Clerck, V. Van Speybroeck , Chemistry - A European Journal , 27 (19), 5956-5971 , 2021 , IF: 5.02 , 64/179 [Q2]
Non-food applications of natural dyes extracted from agro-food residues: A critical review , K.T. Phan, K. Raes, V. Van Speybroeck, M. Roosen, K. De Clerck, S. De Meester , Journal of Cleaner Production , 126920 , 2021 , IF: 11.072 , 6/71 [Q1]


The potential of anthocyanins from blueberries as a natural dye for cotton: A combined experimental and theoretical study , K.T. Phan, E. Van den Broeck, V. Van Speybroeck, K. De Clerck, K. Raes, S. De Meester , Dyes and Pigments , 176, 108180 , 2020 , IF: 4.018 , 1/24 [Q1]

Non CMM publications (A1)

Determination of ultra-trace amounts of prosthesis-related metals in whole blood using volumetric absorptive micro-sampling and tandem ICP – Mass spectrometry , E.B. Fernandez, K.T. Phan, L. Balcaen, M. Resano, F. Vanhaecke , Analytica Chimica Acta , 941, 1-9 , 2016

Other Publications


(D1) , Non-Food Applications of Anthocyanins Extracted from Agro-Food Residues: a Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study , K.T. Phan , Supervisor(s): Prof. dr. ir. Steven De Meester; Prof. dr. ir. Veronique Van Speybroeck; Prof. dr. ir. Katleen Raes; Prof. dr. ir. Karen De Clerck , 07/06/2021

Keynote / Plenary / Invited talks



Exploring the potential of anthocyanins as a natural dye for non-food applications , K.T. Phan, E. Van den Broeck, V. Van Speybroeck, K. De Clerck, K. Raes, S. De Meester , 23rd Green Chemistry & Engineering conference (GCE) ; 9th International conference on Green and Sustainable Chemistry (GSC) , Reston, VA, USA , Tue, 11/06/2019 to Thu, 13/06/2019


The valorization of natural colorants from waste streams and subsequent application on fibers , K.T. Phan, V. Van Speybroeck, K. Raes, S. De Meester , 14th International conference on Renewable Resources and Biorefineries (RRB-14) , Gent, Belgium , Wed, 30/05/2018 to Fri, 01/06/2018