MASTER PROGRAMME

Dr. Kongkea Phan

Dr. Kongkea Phan

Working Institution: Ministry of Environment and Svay Rieng University
Contact Phone: (+855) 89 768106
E-mail: kongkeaphan@gmail.com
Qualification: Ph.D. in Environmental Science and Engineering, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (Korea)
Teaching Interests: Bio-engineering, physical chemistry, environmental analysis, climate change and health research methods
Research Interests: Bio-engineering, physical chemistry, environmental   analysis, climate change and health research methods

Recent publications:

  • Phan, K., Se, S., Huoy, L., Phan, S., Sieng, H. Assessment of water quality and metal contaminations in the natural wetlands receiving sewage from Phnom Penh, Cambodia. (In Preparation)
  •  Phan, K., Kjellstrom, T., Sao, V., Capon, A.G., Hashim, J.H. Current and future heat stress in Cambodia: An important health hazard related to climate change. (In preparation)
  • Shafii, S., Hashim, Z., Phan, K., Sao, S., Hashim, J.H. The impact of heat on the health and productivity among cassava farm workers in Kratie, Cambodia. (Submitted)
  • Radir, A.F., Hashim, Z., Phan, K., Sao, S., Hashim, J.H. Climate impacts on health and productivity among sugarcane workers in Kampong Cham, Cambodia. (Submitted)
  • Mohd Hussin, M.A.Y., Musta, B., Sudirman, F.,‚Äč Phan, K. Effect of Some Heavy Metals Contamination in Groundwater of Mekong River Basin in Cambodia. Adv. Sci. Lett (Under Review)
  • Pin, T., Phan, K., Pin, V., Horn, O., Schiller, J.M. Soil Amendment for Maize Cultivation by Crop Rotation in Upland Cropping Systems of Southeast Cambodia. Int J. Env. Rural Dev (Accepted)
  • Pin, T., Phan, K., Pin, V., Horn, O., Schiller, J.M. Soil Amendment for Peanut Cultivation by Intercropping in Upland Cropping Systems of Southeast Cambodia. Int J. Env. Rural Dev (Accepted)
  • Phan, K., Kim, K-W., Huoy, L., Phan, S., Se, S., Capon, A.G., Hashim J.H. 2016. Current status of arsenic exposure and social implication in the Mekong River basin of Cambodia. Environ Geochem Health 38:763–772
  • Phan, K., Phan, S., Se, S., Huoy, L., Heng, S., Hashim, J.H., Kim, K-W. Health risk assessment of mixed trace elements in the Tonle Sap Great Lake and River in Cambodia. (Under Revision)
  •  Phan, K., Kim, K-W., Hashim, J.H. 2014. Environmental Arsenic epidemiology in the Mekong River basin of Cambodia. Env. Res 135, 37-41
  •  Phan, K., Phan, S., Heng S., Huoy L., Kim, K-W. 2014. Assessing arsenic intake from groundwater and rice by residents in Prey Veng province, Cambodia. Environ. Pollut 185c: 84–89
  •  Phan, K., Phan, S., Huoy, L., Suy, B., Wong, M.H., Hashim, J.H., Mohamed Yasin, M.S., Aljunid, S.M, Sthiannopkao, S., Kim, K.-W. 2013. Assessing mixed trace elements in groundwater and their health risk of residents living in the Mekong River basin of Cambodia. Environ. Pollut 182c: 111–119
  •  Hashim, J.H., Mohamed Radzi, R.S., Aljunid, S.M., Nur, A.M., Ismail, A., Baguma, D., Sthiannopkao, S., Phan, K., Wong, M.H., Sao, V., Mohamed Yasin, M.S. Hair arsenic levels and prevalence of arsenicosis in three Cambodian provinces. Sci. Tot. Env. 463-464:1210–1216
  •  Phan, K., Sthiannopkao, S., Heng, S., Phan, S., Huoy, L., Wong, M.H., Kim, K.-W. 2013. Arsenic contamination in the food chain and its risk assessment of populations residing in the Mekong River basin of Cambodia. J. Hazard Mat. 262c: 1064-1071
  •  Kim, K.-W., Chanpiwat P., Hanh H.T., Phan K., Sthiannopkao S. 2011. Arsenic geochemistry of groundwater in Southeast Asia. Front Med 5(4):420–433.
  •  Phan, K., Sthiannopkao, S., Kim, K.-W. 2011. Surveillance on chronic arsenic exposure in the Mekong River basin of Cambodia using different biomarkers. Int J Hyg Environ Health 215(1):51–58.
  •  Phan, K., Sthiannopkao, S., Kim, K.-W., Wong, M.H., Sao, V., Hashim, J.H., Mohamed Yasin, M.S., Aljunid, S.M. 2010. Health risk assessment of inorganic arsenic intake of Cambodia residents through groundwater drinking pathway. Water Res 44(19):5777–5788.
  •  Robinson, D.A., Lebron I., Kocar B., Phan K., Sampson M., Crook N., and Fendorf S. 2009. Time-lapse geophysical imaging of soil moisture dynamics in tropical deltaic soils: an aid to interpreting hydrological and geochemical processes. Water Resour. Res., 45, W00D32, doi:10.1029/2008WR006984.
  •  Benner, S.G., Polizzotto, M.L., Kocar, B.D., Ganguly, S., Phan, K., Ouch, K., Sampson, M., Fendorf, S. 2008. Groundwater flow in an arsenic-contaminated aquifer, Mekong Delta, Cambodia. Applied Geochem 23(11):3072–3087.
  •  Kocar, B.D., Polizzotto, M.L., Benner, S.G., Ying, S.C., Ung, M., Ouch, K., Samrith, S., Suy, B. Phan, K., Sampson, M., Fendorf, S. 2008. Integrated biogeochemical and hydrologic processes driving arsenic release from shallow sediment to the Mekong Delta, Cambodia. Appl. Geochem 23(11):3059–3071.