Vivian YAM Lab
Prof. Vivian Wing-Wah YAM
ORCID: 0000-0001-8349-4429
Scopus ID: 18539304700
ResearcherID: D-3150-2009

Office: Room 504, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building, The University of Hong Kong

Phone: 2859-2153

Fax: 2857-1586

Email: wwyam@hku.hk

Full Curriculum Vitae

Awards and Honors

Selected Service and Committee Memberships
2020Member of University Grants Committee (UGC) Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2020 Physical Sciences Panel
2019-22Board of Directors, The Hong Kong Academy of Sciences
2019-22Member of Research Grants Council (RGC) Physical Sciences Panel
2019-22Chairman (Hong Kong Region), Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Alliance of Academicians and Experts on Innovation and Enterprise
2019-20Chairman, Expert Panel on the Designation of Designated Local Research Institutions (DLRI), Innovationand Technology Commission, HKSAR Government
2018-22Chair, Committee for Women Chemists, Chinese Chemical Society
2018-Mentor of Distinguished Master Accomplished Students Mentorship Programme, jointly sponsored and supported by The Hong Kong Academy of Sciences, The Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences and Hong Kong Institution of Science
2017-20Board of Directors, Nano and Advanced Materials Institute (NAMI) Limited
2017-21Member of Assessment Panel, Enterprise Support Scheme (ESS) under the Innovation Technology Fund, Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC)
2016-18President, Asian and Oceanian Photochemistry Association
2016-22Museum Expert Advisor (Science & Technology Panel), Leisure and Cultural Services Department, HKSAR Government
2016-21Member, Appeal Board Panel of the Toys and Children’s Products Safety Ordinance, Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, HKSAR Government
2015Chairman, Organizing Committee of 5th Asian Conference on Coordination Chemistry (ACCC-5), Hong Kong, July 2015
2014Member of University Grants Committee (UGC) Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2014 Physical Sciences Panel
2014-18Chairman of Working Party on Strategic Development and Policy, Accreditation Advisory Board (AAB), Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, HKSAR Government
2014-18Inaugural Vice-Chair, Committee for Women Chemists, Chinese Chemical Society
2014-22Member of Standing Committee, Chinese Chemical Society
2013-16Vice-President, Asian and Oceanian Photochemistry Association
2013-Hong Kong Delegate of All-China Women’s Federation, PR China
2012-Board of Trustees, Croucher Foundation
2012-18Chairman, Accreditation Advisory Board (AAB), Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, HKSAR Government
2012-17Member of Research Grants Council (RGC) Selection Panel, Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS)
2011-14Chairman of Working Party for Pharmaceutical Product Testing Laboratory Accreditation, Accreditation Advisory Board (AAB), Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, HKSAR Government
2011-Mentor of Innovation and Technology Scholarship Award Scheme, jointly sponsored and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission and The Hongkong Bank Foundation and organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups
2011-17Member, Hong Kong Council for Testing and Certification, HKSAR Government
2010-12Member, Accreditation Advisory Board (AAB), Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, HKSAR Government
2009Chairman, Organizing Committee of the 6th National Conference on Coordination Chemistry (cum International Symposium on Coordination Chemistry), Hong Kong, July 2009
2009-15Member, Administrative Appeals Board of the Administrative Appeals Board Ordinance, HKSAR Government
2007-12Member of Panel of Assessors for the Innovation and Technology Support Programme (ITSP) under the Innovation and Technology Fund, Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC)
2007-12Member of Assessment Panel for the Guangdong-Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme (TCFS) under the Innovation and Technology Fund, Innovation and Technology Commission (ITC)
2007-13Member, Appeal Board Panel of the Consumer Goods Safety Ordinance, Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, HKSAR Government
2005-07Member of University Grants Committee (UGC) Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2006 Physical Sciences Panel, Research Assessment Ad Hoc Group (RAG) of the UGC
2004Chairman, Organizing Committee of the 15th International Symposium on Photophysics and Photochemistry of Coordination Compounds (15th ISPPCC), Hong Kong, July 2004
2004-05Member of Selection Committee of the NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme, Research Grants Council (RGC)
2003-07Member, Research Grants Council (RGC)
2003-05Chair, Hong Kong International Chemical Sciences – A Chapter of the American Chemical Society
2003-05Council Member, Hong Kong Institute of Science
2002-Councilor, Asian and Oceanian Photochemistry Association
2001-02Executive Committee Member, Hong Kong International Chemical Sciences – A Chapter of the American Chemical Society
1999-04Member of Research Grants Council (RGC) Physical Sciences Panel