Hang (Alex) Song

PhD Student

[email protected]




M.S. in Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (­2021)

B.S in Civil Engineering, University of Hong Kong (2019)

Professional Experience

Graduate research assistant, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan [2019-2021]

Undergraduate research assistant, University of Hong Kong. Focused on brominated flame retardants (BFRs) in plastic from waste electronic and electrical equipment in landfill. [2018-2019]

Intern consultant, Hong Kong Productivity Council. Focused on the lead reduction in public drinking water system (Hong Kong Water Supplies Department) [2018]

Area of Interest

Resource recovery, environmental biotechnology, modelling, biofilm imaging

Research Project

In my Master’s, my research project focused on Resource recovery from urban organic waste stream producing medium chain carboxylic acid (MCCAs) with anaerobic dynamic membrane bioreactor.

My current research focused on denitrification processes using dynamic membrane bioreactor. 

Honors and Awards

ASCE (Hong Kong) Best Final Year Project Award 2019

10th International Universities Invitational Civil Engineering Competition Excellent Model Award (2018)

C.V. Starr Scholarship (2017)

ICE HKA G&S Model Building Competition 2nd runner up (2017)

ICE HKA G&S Communications Competition 2nd runner up (2017)

Other Interests
I enjoy reading, cooking, movies, jogging and Sci-Fi.  

Contact Information

1351 Beal Avenue,
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI, 48109
Email: [email protected]
Phone: +1 (734) 358 – 3823
LinkedIn: https:// www.linkedin.com/in/hangsong-alex /