Faculty of Applied Science
Hiroki is a 2nd-year PhD student in Environmental Systems Engineering. He completed B.Eng. in Resources and Environmental Engineering at Waseda University in Tokyo (2017) and M.A.Sc. in Materials Engineering at The University of British Columbia in Vancouver (2019). His research interest is in separation technologies for environmental, energy and resource problems. He has worked on boron removal from wastewater, lithium extraction from brine and so on. He is now focusing on resource harvesting from wastewater using membrane technology. He is now a VP-finance of UBC BCWWA (BC Water & Waste Association) student chapter.