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Professor Yam Yeung

Professor Yam, Yeung

  • Director, Energy Engineering Programme
  • Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering
  • Email : yyam@mae.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Robotic platform for Chinese calligraphy and painting,
    • Tensor-Product (TP)-based Computational Design Approach,
    • Fuzzy Inference Mappings,
    • Optical Element Design and Fabrication,
    • Modeling of Biological Systems
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Professor Chen, Chun

Professor Chen, Chun

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering
  • Email : chunchen@mae.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Indoor air quality: modeling, measurement, and control technologies for indoor air pollutants, including particles, ozone, volatile and semi-volatile organic compounds.
    • Energy-efficient buildings: natural ventilation, personalized cooling and heating, and thermal comfort.
    • Aerosol dynamics: computational fluid dynamics simulation, particle dispersion, deposition, penetration, and resuspension.
    • Airborne infectious disease transmission: infectious particle transport in buildings, hospitals, and commercial airliner cabins.
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Professor Chen Yongqin David

Professor Chen, Yongqin David

  • Professor, Department of Geography and Resource Management
  • Email : ydavidchen@cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Hydrologic Analysis and Modeling
    • Water Resources Management
    • Environmental Assessment and Sustainability
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Professor Chen Yongsheng

Professor Chen, Yongsheng

  • Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering
  • Email : yschen@mae.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Energy and materials, sustainability, emissions control
    • Hydrogen production, steam reforming, adsorptive desulfurization
    • Catalysis, electrocatalysts, fuel cells
    • Energy storage, lithium-sulfur batteries, carbon materials
    • Materials characterization, X-ray absorption fine structure (XAFS) spectroscopy
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Professor Liao Wei-Hsin

Professor Lau, Ngar-Cheung Gabriel

  • Professor (by Courtesy), Earth System Science Programme
  • AXA Professor, Department of Geography and Resource Management
  • Director, Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability
  • Email : gabriel.lau@cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Diagnosis of atmospheric circulation system
    • Large-scale air-sea interaction
    • Regional phenomena related to climate change
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Professor Liao Wei-Hsin

Professor Liao, Wei-Hsin

  • Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering
  • Email : whliao@mae.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Smart Materials and Structures,
    • Energy Harvesting,
    • Vibration Control,
    • Mechatronics,
    • Precision Machinery,
    • Nanotechnology, and Medical Devices
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Professor Lu Yi-Chun

Professor Lu, Yi-Chun

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering
  • Email : yichunlu@mae.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Electrode and electrolyte design for high-energy metal-air and metal sulfur batteries.
    • Redox-active components and solution chemistry for redox-flow batteries.
    • Electrocatalysts and electrode design for low-temperature fuel cells and electrolyzers
    • Mechanistic understanding of interfacial phenomena governing electrochemical energy conversion and storage processes
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Professor Ren Wei

Professor Ren, Wei

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering
  • Email : renwei@mae.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Combustion and fuels
    • Optical disgnostics
    • Spectroscopic instrumentation
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Professor Wong Ching Ping

Professor Wong, Ching Ping

  • Dean, Faculty of Engineering
  • Email : cpwong@cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Polymeric electronic materials
    • Electronic, photonic and MEMS packaging and interconnect
    • Interfacial adhesions
    • Nano-functional material syntheses and characterizations
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Professor Wong, Teng-fong

Professor Wong, Teng-fong

  • Professor & Director, Earth System Science Programme
  • Email : tfwong@cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Experimental rock deformation
    • Rock physics applied to energy resources
    • Earthquake mechanics
    • Environmental hydrogeology
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Professor Xiao, Xudong

Professor Xiao, Xudong

  • Professor, Department of Physics
  • Email : xdxiao@phy.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Thin Film Solar Cells
    • Surface diffusion
    • Nanotribology study using atomic force microscopy
    • Novel properties of nanostructures and materials
    • Scanning tunneling microscopy
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Professor Xu Dongyan

Professor Xu, Dongyan

  • Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering
  • Email : dyxu@mae.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Thermal Transport in Nanostructured Materials for Thermoelectrics
    • Thermal Management of Electronic Devices
    • Micro/Nanofluidic Devices for Biomedical Applications
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Professor Zhao Ni

Professor Zhao, Ni

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Electronic Engineering
  • Email : nzhao@ee.cuhk.edu.hk
  • Research Interests:
    • Optoelectronic, electronic and electrochemical devices based on organic and nanostructured materials
    • spectroscopic characterization of the physical processes in nanostructured thin films, structures, and devices
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