Pritii Tam Wai Yin



Pritii Tam Wai Yin



  • 2014

Bachelor/Masters of Engineering in Chemical and Environmental Engineering                              

The University of Queensland, Brisbane, AU                                                                                      

  • Jul 2013 to Feb 2014

UQ BE/ME Placement – Research Project Leader                                                          

Collaboration with Prof. William Clarke, Centre for Solid Waste Bioprocessing and Dr. James Vaughan, Hydrometallurgy Research Group                                                                         

  • Nov 2012 to Feb 2013

UQ Summer Research Internship                                                                            

Hydrometallurgy Research Group                                                                                     

  • Dec 2011 to Feb 2012

Research Internship                                                                                                      

Advanced Fertilizer Manufacturer Sdn. Bhd, Malaysia.                                            


Bansal N., Vaughan, J., Tam Wai Yin P., Boullemant A., and Leong T. Chemical Thermodynamics of Mercury in the Bayer Process. Proceedings of the Hydrometallurgy 2014 Conference, CIM, Victoria, Canada, June 22-25 (2014).

Other awards

UQ Future Leaders “Class of 2014”                                                                                               (26th Nov 2014)

2nd Place in UQ’s Dow Centre Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Award (SISCA) focusing in Biogenic Production of H2S.                                                                                                             (7th July 2014)

Other skills/interest

President, UQ Dance Society                                                                                               (Oct 2013 –Oct 2014)

Volunteer, Lupus Foundation Thrift Store.                                                                           (July 2011 – 2014)

Nominated for UQ’s Goodwill Project June 2014