Yongjia Xin obtained his Master of Engineering Science (in water and wastewater treatment) at the University of New South Wales in 2008, and worked at WLK Engineering LTD before PhD study. Earlier in 2006, Yongjia completed bachelor’s Degree of Engineering (in water supply and sewerage work) from Jinan University, China. His PhD research area is related to membrane fouling control (refer to Hybrid Membrane project page).
· Nature and extent of the problem of scaling in water supply systems
· The most appropriate approach to minimize scaling
· Measuring properties of the scale