Prof Vivian Yam awarded the prestigious The Porter Medal 2020

Prof Vivian Yam was awarded the prestigious The Porter Medal 2020 for her contribution in the field of photochemistry.

Prof Yam’s major research interests are in the areas of inorganic and organometallic photochemistry, luminescent metal-ligand coordination complexes and supramolecular assemblies, and photofunctional materials for sensing, organic optoelectronics and solar energy research.  

The Porter Medal is named after the late George Porter FRS, Nobel Laureate; and is awarded every two years to the scientist who, in the opinion of the European Photochemistry Association, the Inter-American Photochemistry Society, and the Asian and Oceanian Photochemistry Association, has contributed most to the subject of Photochemistry.

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