Ha Nguyen

PhD Researcher


My research focuses on the influence of vivianite formation on its characteristics and recoverability from wastewater through magnetic separation. The project also investigates possible applications of the recovered vivianite.


MSc, Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Denmark, Denmark, 2020 MSc (Tech), Environmental Engineering, Aalto University, Finland, 2020 BSc, Environmental Sciences, Van Hall Larenstein University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands, 2017 BEng, Environmental Engineering, South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences, Finland, 2017

Research interests

Wastewater treatment, Phosphate recovery, Magnetic separation, Vivianite formation, Vivianite applications

Selected list of publications

  • Prot, T. J. F.; Nguyen, V. H.; Wilfert, P. K.; Dugulan, A. I.; Goubitz, K.; de Ridder, D. J.; Korving, L.; Rem, P. C.; Bouderbala, A.; Witkamp, G. J.; et al. Magnetic Separation and Characterization of Vivianite from Digested Sewage SludgeSeparation and Purification Technology 2019, 224