Associate Professor Lam Sze Mun
Faculty of Engineering and Green Technology, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman, Malaysia
Research area:Environmental Catalysis; Composite Materials; Wastewater Treatment; Water Disinfection; Advanced Oxidation Technology
Title:Catalysis for Remediation: Solving Big Problems with Simple Solutions
Dr. Lam Sze Mun is an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Green Technology, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman. Her main research focuses on development of engineered nanomaterials for use in the wastewater purification and renewable energy areas. Till now, she has delivered more than 70 WoS journals and 9 book chapters on her research topics and with a h-index of 25 (based on Scopus database). She also appointed as a visiting researcher at Guilin University of Technology, China in years 2018-2021. Currently, she is supervising 3 PhD and 4 MSc students. A total of 2 PhD and 8 Master students had graduated under her supervision. Dr. Lam also managed to secure many international and local universities grants and some industries grants to expand her research works. She also served as a recipient for Asian Women Entrepreneurs Leadership Award in Science and Environmental category awarded by Malaysia Chinese Women Entrepreneurs Association (MCWEA) in 2019 and L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Fellowships 2018 awarded by L’Oréal-UNESCO. Besides, Dr. Lam won awards in several national and international innovation exhibitions. She also walked away with the “BEST Award and Gold Award” during National Innovation and Invention Competition through Exhibition 2019 (iCompEx’19). Dr. Lam also serves as an editorial board member and reviewer for several renowned journal publishers.