Awards
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Fellows of the Institute of
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Engineers
5
State Science and
Technology Awards in 2011
12
Franklin Prize for Excellence in Teaching in School of Business & Management
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Faculty Awards
Prof. Ching Wan TANG
Department of Chemistry, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, Department of Physics

Progress Award winners for 2019, Photographic Society of America

Prof. Gary Shueng Han CHAN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Chief Executive’s Commendation for Community Service

Prof. King Lun YEUNG
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Division of Environment and Sustainability

Chief Executive’s Commendation for Community Service

Prof. Zexiang LI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Awardee of 40 model innovators and entrepreneurs for the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone

Prof. Qing CHEN
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Excellent Young Scientists Fund (Hong Kong and Macau) 2020, The Natural Science Foundation of China

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Tunisian Researcher or Inventor Residing Abroad, The Republic of Tunisia

Prof. Xiaojuan MA
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2020 Publishing Award of Japan Society of Kansei Engineering

Prof. Pan HUI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

International Fellow of the UK Royal Academy of Engineering

Prof. Charles Wang-Wai NG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of the UK Royal Academy of Engineering

Prof. Kei May LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2020 Nick Holonyak Jr Award, Optical Society of America

Prof. Sen LI
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

2020 O.Hugo Shuck Best Paper Award, American Automatic Control Council

Prof. Christopher LEUNG Kin-Ying
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Scientific and Technological Progress Award (Second Class), 2019 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Science and Technology), The Ministry of Education

Prof. Ricky LEE Shi-Wei
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Editor of Journal of Electronic Packaging, American Society of Mechanical

Prof. Tim Kwang Ting CHENG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

The Pan Wen-Yuan Foundation Award for Outstanding Research in 2020

Prof. Guanghao CHEN
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Lead editor of the Second Edition of Wastewater Biological Treatment: Principles, Modeling and Design, International Water Association

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award (Green Communications Systems & Networks), 2020 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC)

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics

Honorable Mention of Best Application Paper Award in the 2019 IISE Transactions Focus Issue on Quality and Reliability Engineering

Prof. Ling SHI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Young Scientist of 2020, World Economic Forum

2019 Natural Science Award of Shanghai (Second Class), Shanghai Municipal People's Government

Prof. Lei CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Tong ZHANG
Departments of Mathematics and Computer Science & Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars - 1st in AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence/International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI/IJCAI) sub-field

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars Honorable Mention - 43rd in Information Retrieval and Recommendation sub-field

Prof. Huamin QU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars - 3rd in Visualization sub-field

Prof. Irene LO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Natural Science Award (Second Class), 2019 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Science and Technology), The Ministry of Education

Prof. Limin ZHANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Natural Science Award (First Class) 2019, Ministry of Education of China

Prof. Raymond WONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

The Honorary Mention, Common Core Teaching Excellence Award 2019

Prof. Kenneth LEUNG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

The Honorary Mention, Common Core Teaching Excellence Award 2019

Prof. Marshal LIU
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Excellence Award, Common Core Teaching Excellence Award 2019

Prof. Pan HUI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Enboa WU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Hai YANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

2020 Frank M. Masters Transportation Engineering Award, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Prof. Xiaojuan MA
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

CHI 2020 Honourable Mentions, ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems

Prof. Kei May LAU
Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award, The 26th International Display Workshops, The Society for Information Display

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

General Chair, AAAI, The National Conference on Artificial Intelligence 2021

Prof. Kam Tim WOO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Chairman, The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Hong Kong

Prof. Zhengtang LUO
Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering

Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

Prof. Kai CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

1st Runner-Up, China Institute of Communications Technology Award

Prof. Lei CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Christopher Kin Ying LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

2019 Ministry of Education Award on Technological Progress (Second Class)

Prof. Jack Chin Pang CHENG and PhD students Mr. Chao YIN and Mr. Boyu WANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Paper Award, The 4th International Conference on Civil and Building Engineering Informatics (ICCBEI 2019)

Prof. Christopher Kin Ying LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Second Prize in Construction Productivity, The Hong Kong Construction Industry Council

Prof. Joseph Hun wei LEE
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Member of the Hong Kong Research Grants Council

Prof. Jidong ZHAO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Editor for Computers and Geotechnics

Prof. Vladimir G. CHIGRINOV
Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

2019 Membership, European Academy of Science

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

Prof. Ting-Chuen PONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Lightning Speaker Award, The 6th Learning with MOOCS 2019 Conference on Enhancing Workforce Diversity and Inclusion

Prof. Anthony Kwan LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

2019 Excellent Young Scholar, National Natural Science Foundation of China

Prof. Jiguang WANG
Division of Life Science, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

2019 Excellent Young Scholar, National Natural Science Foundation of China

Prof. Pascale Ngan FUNG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Member-at-Large, The IEEE Signal Processing Society Board of Governors (IEEE SPS BoG)

Prof. Richard LAKERVELD
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

2019 Class of Influential Researcher, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research (I&EC)

Prof. Anthony Kwan LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Bright Spark Award, The International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE)

Prof. Patrick Chik YUE
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2020 Fellow of The Optical Society (OSA)

Prof. Xin WANG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics

2019 Technology, Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship Section (TIMES) Best Working Paper Award, The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Prof. Jack Chin Pang CHENG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Construction Industry Outstanding Young Person Award 2019, Construction Industry Council

Prof. Mansun CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

First-Class Award in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Bay Area IT System Development Competition 2019, Shenzhen Association for Science and Technology

Prof. Jinglei YANG
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Distinguished Young Scientist of Engineering Frontiers, Chinese Academy of Engineering

Prof. Minhua SHAO
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Member of the Hong Kong Young Academy of Sciences (YASHK)

Prof. Zhiyong FAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Member of the Hong Kong Young Academy of Sciences (YASHK)

Prof. Xuhui HUANG
Department of Chemistry, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Member of the Hong Kong Young Academy of Sciences (YASHK)

Prof. Vladimir G. CHIGRINOV
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2019 Distinguished Fellow of International Engineering and Technology Institute (IETI) 

Prof. Mansun CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award (co-authoring), The 15th IEEE International Conference on Electron Devices and Solid-State Circuits

Prof. Guillermo GALLEGO
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics and Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

M&SOM Best Operations Management Paper in Operations Research, The Manufacturing and Service Operations Management Society (MSOM)

Prof. Gang WANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Mao Yisheng Youth Award in Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Chinese Institution of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering and Mao Yisheng Science and Technology Education Foundation

Prof. Jun ZHANG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2019 IEEE Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2019 IEEE Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award

Prof Ricky Shi-Wei LEE
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

2014 winner of the Calvin W. Rice Lecture Award,  The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Prof. Yi Kuen LEE, Feng NI, Chun Shing POON
Dept of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Global Youth Innovator Award in 2015 International Contest of Application in Nano-micro Technology(iCAN) in Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 

Prof. Vijay BHARGAVA
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Killam Prize 2015, Canada Council for the Arts

Prof. Ho Yin MAK
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

2014 INFORMS Energy, Natural Resources, and the Environment Young Researcher Prize

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC)

Prof. Ching Wan TANG
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering and HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study

2019 Kyoto Prize in Advanced Technology, The Inamori Foundation, Kyoto, Japan

Prof. Vincent Kin Nang LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Science and Technology) in Natural Science category 2018, Ministry of Education 

Prof. Furong GAO
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Science and Technology) in Natural Science category 2018, Ministry of Education 

Lu WANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communications Society, Paper: "FCM: Frequency Domain Cooperative Sensing and Multi-channel Contention for CRAHNs", in IEEE Globecom 2012

Lu WANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communications Society, Paper: "deStress: Mobile and Remote Stress Monitoring, Alleviation, and Management Platform", in IEEE Globecom 2012.

Dawei CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communications Society, Paper: "deStress: Mobile and Remote Stress Monitoring, Alleviation, and Management Platform", in IEEE Globecom 2012.

Prof. Matthew YUEN
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Second Class, Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award (Science and Technology) : Natural Sciences, Ministry of Education

Prof. Jung Won SEO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

2019 IEEE ICRA Best Paper Award in Robot Manipulation 

Prof. Shao Jie SHEN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Honorable Mention for the 2018 IEEE Transactions on Robotics King-Sun Fu Memorial Best Paper Award

Prof. Kei May LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2019 Fellow of The Optical Society (OSA) 

Dr. Charles Chuan ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, International Conference of Software Engineering (ICSE)

Prof. Ricky LEE Shi-Wei
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Outstanding Sustained Technical Contribution Award 2019, IEEE Electronics Packaging Society

Prof. Hoi-Sing KWOK
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2019 Jan Rajchman Prize

Prof. Tongyi ZHANG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

Prof. Qifeng CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Google Faculty Research Awards 2018

Prof. Ching Wan TANG
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering and HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study

2018 C&C Prize, NEC C&C Foundation

Prof. Guanghao CHEN
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Gold Award, 2018 Hong Kong Green Innovations Awards

Prof. Zexiang LI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2018 Leader of the Year in the category of "Education/Professions/Technology & Innovation", Sing Tao Newspaper Group

Prof. Thomas HU
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

HKUST Common Core Teaching Excellence Award 2018

Prof. Guillermo GALLEGO
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

2016 Impact Prize of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Prof. Chii SHANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Honorary Mention, HKUST Common Core Course Excellence Award 2016

Prof. Zhiyong FAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Young Investigator Award

Prof. Daniel P PALOMAR
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Research Excellence Award

Prof. Kam-Tim WOO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Michael G Gale Medal for Distinguished Teaching

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Best Paper Award 2018, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Prof. Qifeng CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Visionary in MIT Technology Review Innovators Under 35

Prof. Chi-Keung TANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Ching Wan TANG
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering and HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study

2018 Doctor of Science Honoris Causa, The University of Hong Kong

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

2018 Ho Leung Ho Lee Prize for Scientific and Technological Advancement

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

RGC Theme-based Research Scheme 7th Round (2017/18)

Prof. David Paul ROSSITER
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2017 Michael G. Gale Medal for Distinguished Teaching

Prof. Charles NG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

President of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE)

Prof. Joseph Hun-wei LEE
Division of Public Policy, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

First Prize of 2017 Hong Kong Construction Industry Council (CIC) Innovation Award

Prof. Joseph Hun-wei LEE
Division of Public Policy, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Invisible Silent Superheroes by the Institution of Civil Engineers Hong Kong Association

Prof. Man Sun CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2017 IEEE Electron Devices Society Education Award

Prof. Zexiang LI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2019 IEEE Robotics and Automation Technical Field Award

Prof. Marshal LIU
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Honorary Mention, HKUST Common Core Course Excellence Award 2017

Prof. Ching Wan TANG
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering and HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study

US National Inventors Hall of Fame

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

Prof. Charles NG, Prof. Clarence Edward CHOI and PhD students George Robert GOODWIN and Desmond Ka Ho CHEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

2017 Telford Premium Award, Institution of Civil Engineers, UK

Prof. Charles NG, Prof. Clarence Edward CHOI and PhD student Andy Yuchen SU
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Prix R M Quigley Award (Honorable Mention), Canadian Geotechnical Society

Prof. James KWOK
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Pascale FUNG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2017 Outstanding Women Professionals Award, Hong Kong Women Professional and Entrepreneurs Association

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2017 SIGKDD Service Award

Prof. Kei May LAU
Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering

IEEE Photonics Society Aron Kressel Award 2017

Prof. Guanghao CHEN
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

National Innovation Pioneer Award

Prof. Raymond WONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Honorary Mention, HKUST Common Core Course Excellence Award 2016

Prof. Ben CHAN
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Honorary Mention, HKUST Common Core Course Excellence Award 2016

Prof. Ching Wan TANG
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering and HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study

2017 IEEE Jun-ichi Nishizawa Medal

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Highly Cited Researcher 2016 by Thomson Reuters

Prof. David Paul ROSSITER
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Distinguished Teaching Award, School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award 2015-16

Prof. Ben CHAN
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Teaching Awards, School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award 2015-16

Prof. Robin MA
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Teaching Awards, School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award 2015-16

Prof. Raymond WONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Teaching Awards, School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award 2015-16

Prof. Guillermo GALLEGO
Department of Industrial Engineering & Logistics Management

2016 Impact Prize of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Prof. Richard SO
Department of Industrial Engineering & Logistics Management

Silver Prize, Sixth Bank of China (HK) FITMI “Technology Start-Up” Award

Prof. Richard SO
Department of Industrial Engineering & Logistics Management

First Place in Innovation in the Cross-Strait, HK and Macao Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition

Prof. Richard SO
Department of Industrial Engineering & Logistics Management

First Prize in Start-up Group, “New Word Cup” First Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition

Prof. Tim TSE
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

IAWE Junior Award, International Association for Wind Engineering (IAWE)

Prof. Patrick YUE
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

The 11th Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Award, Chinese Academy of Engineering

Prof. Xiangtong QI
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Second Class, 2015 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Natural Science)

Prof. Huamin QU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Merit Award in the e-Learning Category of the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) Awards 2015

Prof. Guohua CHEN
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)

Prof. Zhiyong FAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Young Investigator Award

Prof. Daniel P PALOMAR
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Research Excellence Award

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Distinguished Research Excellence Award

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds 2015 by Thomson Reuters

Prof. Kam-Tim WOO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Michael G Gale Medal for Distinguished Teaching

Prof. Ho Yin MAK
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

2014 INFORMS Energy, Natural Resources, and the Environment Young Researcher Prize

Prof. Tony F CHAN
Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Bing ZENG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Highly Cited Researcher 2015

Prof. Kam-Tim WOO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

University Grants Committee (UGC) Teaching Award

Prof. Francesco CIUCCI
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

Teaching Award in School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award 2014-15

Prof. Marshal LIU
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Distinguished Teaching Award in School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award 2014-15

Prof. Richard SO
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Fellow of the International Ergonomics Association

Prof. Mansun CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Second Class, 2014 Shenzhen Science and Technology Award (Natural Science Category)

Prof. Pascale FUNG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the International Speech Communication Association

Prof. Joseph Hun-wei LEE
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Honorary Membership of the International Association for Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR)

Prof. Lei CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

ACM SIGMOD 2015 Test of Time Award

Prof. Bing ZENG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2014 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Natural Science) Second Class

Prof. Huamin QU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2014 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Scientific and Technological Progress) Second Class

Prof. Huamin QU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Innovation (Innovative Technology) Silver Award at The Hong Kong ICT Awards

Prof. Patrick YUE
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Pascale FUNG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Ting-Chuen PONG and his team
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Natural Sciences Award and first runner-up in the Hybrid Learning Category of Wharton-QS Stars Awards 2014: Reimagine Education

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Distinguished Research Excellence Award, HKUST School of Engineering

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds 2014 by Thomson Reuters

Prof. Ricky Shi-wei LEE
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

2014 Calvin W Rice Lecture Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Prof. Vijay BHARGAVA
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Killam Prize 2015, Canada Council for the Arts

Prof. Christopher LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of International Association of Fracture Mechanics for Concrete and Concrete Structures

Prof. Jean-Marie TARASCON
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Fellow of the Royal Society of UK

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

First Class Award in Natural Sciences for Research Excellence from Hubei Province

Prof. Matthew MCKAY
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

8th Asia-Pacific Young Researcher Award from the IEEE Communication Society

Prof. Vladimir CHIGRINOV
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Silver Medal at the Creation, Innovation, Technology & Research Exposition (Citrex 2014)

Prof. Vladimir CHIGRINOV
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Gold Medal & the Best Award in the Invention & Innovation Awards 2014

Prof. Jun Shang KUANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Telford Premium 2014 by The Institution of Civil Engineers

Prof. Irene LO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Academician (Technical and Environmental Sciences) of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts (EASA)

Prof. Irene LO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Member of The European Academy of Sciences and Arts for Class VI – Technical and Environmental Sciences

Prof. Ricky LEE
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Fellow of the International Microelectronics Assembly and Packaging Society

Prof. Jianan QU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the International Society of Optics and Photonics

Prof. Christopher LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of the Institution of Structural Engineers and the Institution of Civil Engineers

Prof. Ching Wan TANG
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering and HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study

2014 Nick Holonyak Jr Award, Optical Society of America

Prof. Kam Tim WOO, Dr. Albert Kai-Sun WONG and the research team
Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

Web Accessibility Recognition Scheme 2014 (Auditory and Speech Training App) GOLD Award

Prof. Philip MOK
Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Howard LUONG
Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Kevin CHEN
Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Gary CHAN and his team
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best SME ICT (CLoud Solution) Gold Award

Prof. Christopher LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) and Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE)

Prof. Ravindra GOONETILLEKE
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Fellow of the United States Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES)

Prof. Tongyi ZHANG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Fellow of the International Congress on Fracture – The World Academy of Structural Integrity (ICF-WASI)

Dr. Tian FANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, 2013 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards ( Natural Science)

Dr. Charles Ng
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

First Class, 2013 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Awards (Scientific and Technological Progress)

Prof. Sunghun KIM
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2013

Dr. Dongsun KIM
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2013

Prof. Christopher LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

First Class, Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award (Science and Technology) : Natural Sciences, Ministry of Education

Prof. Tony F CHAN
President of HKUST

Member of the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

Prof. Jianan QU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the SPIE

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Deppartment of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Wai Ho MOW
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Mobile App Award, ACM MobiCom 2013

Prof. Charles NG and Dr. S Y PENG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Prix R. M. Quigley Award for the best research paper, Canadian Geotechnical Journal

Prof. Kei May LAU and her research team
Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

JSAP Outstanding Paper Award, The Japan Society of Applied Physics

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Dean of School of Engineering

Vice-President for Technical Activities of the IEEE Communications Society

Dr. Kaishun WU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communication Society, Paper:"FCM: Frequency Domain Cooperative Sensing andMulti-channel Contention for CRAHNs", in IEEE Globecom 2012

Prof. Kei May LAU
Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering

Second Prize, Guangdong Province Science and Technology Award

Prof. Chung-Yee LEE
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Distinguished Research Excellence Award, HKUST School of Engineering

Prof. Irene M C LO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Excellence Awards, HKUST School of Engineering

Prof. Dimitris PAPADIAS
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Research Excellence Awards, HKUST School of Engineering

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Amine BERMAK
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Mansun CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Daniel PALOMAR
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Francesco CIUCCI
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Journal of Laboratory Automation Ten Award

Prof. Ross MURCH
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)

Prof. Jianan QU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA)

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the International Association of Pattern Recognition (IAPR) and Fellow of American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence

Prof. Hoi-Sing KWOK
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2013 Society for Information Display (SID) Slottow-Owaki Prize

Dr. Kaishun WU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Hong Kong Young Scientist Awards from the Hong Kong Institution of Science

Jin ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communications Society, Paper: , “deStress: Mobile and Remote Stress Monitoring, Alleviation, and Management Platform”, in IEEE Globecom 2012.

Hao TANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
“Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communications Society, Paper: , “”deStress: Mobile and Remote Stress Monitoring, Alleviation, and Management Platform””, in IEEE Globecom 2012. “
Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

“Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communications Society, Paper: , “”deStress: Mobile and Remote Stress Monitoring, Alleviation, and Management Platform””, in IEEE Globecom 2012. “

Prof. Xiangtong Qi
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Second Class, Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award (Humanities and Social Sciences) : Management, Ministry of Education

Prof. Mounir HAMDI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communications Society, Paper: "deStress: Mobile and Remote Stress Monitoring, Alleviation, and Management Platform", in IEEE Globecom 2012.

Jiang XIAO
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communication Society, Paper:”FCM: Frequency Domain Cooperative Sensing and Multi-channel Contention for CRAHNs”, in IEEE Globecom 2012
Prof. Mounir HAMDI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communications Society, Paper: "FCM: Frequency Domain Cooperative Sensing and Multi-channel Contention for CRAHNs", in IEEE Globecom 2012

Prof. Guanghao CHEN and his research team
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

” Second Prize, The International Huber Technology Prize of Germany , “”(SANI) Process Research Project”” “

Prof. Guanghao CHEN and his research team
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Finalist in the Group Category, The World Smart Cities Awards of Spain “(SANI) Process Research Project”

Prof. Guanghao CHEN and his research team
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

The East Asia Honour Award in Applied Research Category of the Project Innovational Award (PIA) – novel hybrid water resource system and recycling platform, International Water Association (IWA) “(SANI) Process Research Project”

Prof. Guanghao CHEN and his research team
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

The Global Grand Honour Award in Applied Research Category of the PIA – novel hybrid water resource system and recycling platform, International Water Association (IWA), “(SANI) Process Research Project”

Prof. Guanghao CHEN and his research team
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

The IWA Sustainability Specialist Group prize for innovation in the practical realization of sustainable urban water management – triple water supply system, International Water Association (IWA); “(SANI) Process Research Project”

Prof. Gary CHAN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Merit award in the Research and Development category of the Asia Pacific ICT Awards

Prof. Vincent Kin-nang LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Croucher Senior Research Fellowship, Croucher Foundation

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2012 Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation Science and Technology Innovation Award

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

First Class, Electronics Information Scence and Technology Award, Chinese Institute of Electronics

Prof. Weichuan YU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Biomedical Wellness Pioneer Award at the 2013 SPIE Defense, Security and Sensing meeting

Prof. Christopher CHAO
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Elected to the Board of Directors of the International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate

Prof. Christopher CHAO and students S YIN, GN SZE-TO
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Best Paper Award from the Building and Environment journal

Prof. Oscar AU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Elected as the Chair of the Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association (APSIPA) Image, Video and Multimedia Technical Committee

Prof. Hong K LO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Elected Convener of the International Scientific Committee of the triennial Conference on Advanced Systems for Public Transport

Prof. Jack CHENG and PhD Student Ms. Moumita DAS
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Applied Paper Award at the 14th International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (ICCCBE-XIV)

Prof. Huihe QIU
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Philips Best Paper Award, International Conference on Electronic Packaging Technology and High Density Packaging (CEPT-HDP 2012)

Prof. C Y TSUI and PhD student Mr. Zhiliang QIAN
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Best Paper Award at the 2012 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Hardware/Software Codesign and System Synthesis (CODES/ISSS)

Prof. Furong GAO
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

First Class, Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award (Science and Technology) : Natural Sciences Ministry of Education

Prof. Christopher LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

First Class, Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award (Science and Technology) : Natural Sciences, Ministry of Education

Prof. Yunhao LIU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Lionel NI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Dr. Mo LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Dr. Zheng YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Bo LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Hai YANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Shing Chi CHEUNG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, State Scientific and Technological Progress Award

Prof. Ping CHENG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

Prof. Limin ZHANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

First class, Awards for Research Excellence in Natural Sciences

Prof. Wilson H TANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

First class, Awards for Research Excellence in Natural Sciences

Prof. Tongyi ZHANG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Selected to join the National Science and Technology Programmes Expert Database

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Second Class, Awards for Research Excellence in Natural Sciences, Ministry of Education

Prof. Roger CHENG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Vincent LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Johnny SIN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Danny TSANG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2011 Harold Sobol Award for Exemplary Service to Meetings and Conferences, IEEE Communications Society

Prof. Matthew MCKAY
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2011 Stephen O Rice Prize, IEEE Communications Society

Prof. Bing ZENG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2011 CSVT Transactions Best Paper Award, IEEE Circuits and Systems Society

Prof. Christopher CHAO
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Prof. Charles NG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Appointed to participate in the peer review process for the German Excellence Initiative by the German Council of Science and Humanities

Prof. Dekai WU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Association for Computational Linguistics

Prof. Matthew YUEN
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Philips Best Paper Award, International Conference on Electronic Packaging Technology and High Density Packaging

Prof. Limin ZHANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of the American Society of Civil Engineers

Prof. Furong GAO
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Fellow of the Society of Plastics Engineers

Prof. Lambros KATAFYGIOTIS
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Senior Research Prize, European Association for Structural Dynamics

Prof. Sunghun KIM
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Software Engineering Innovation Foundation Award, Microsoft Research (both in 2010&2011)

Prof. Ricky LEE
Department of Mechanical Engineering

President of the IEEE Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society

Prof. Ricky LEE and his students
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Best Paper Award of SMTA China South Technology Conference

Prof. Ricky LEE and his students
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Outstanding Paper Award from International Conference on Electronics Packaging

Prof. Christopher LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of the International Union of Laboratories and Experts in Construction Materials, Systems and Structures

Prof. Tongyi ZHANG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

The School of Engineering’s Distinguished Research Excellence Award

Prof. Vladimir CHIGRINOV
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

The School of Engineering’s Research Excellence Awards

Prof. Hai YANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

The School of Engineering’s Research Excellence Awards

Prof. Ke YI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

The School of Engineering’s Young Investigator Research Award

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Academician of the International Academy for Quality (IAQ)

Prof. Lionel NI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2010 First Class, Award for Research Excellence in Natural Sciences

Prof. Yunhao LIU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2010 First Class, Award for Research Excellence in Natural Sciences

PhD student Mo LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2010 First Class, Award for Research Excellence in Natural Sciences

Prof. Sunghun KIM
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Software Engineering Innovation Foundation Award, Microsoft Research

Prof. Mounir HAMDI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Bo LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2010 Outstanding Electrical and Computer Engineer Award, Prudue University

Prof. Li QIU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC)

Prof. Xiren CAO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Chak K CHAN
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, and Division of Environment

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Guohua CHEN
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Fellow of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE)

Prof. Jack LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2009 Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year

Prof. Jack LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2009 Excellence in Achievement of World Chinese Youth Entrepreneurs Award

Prof. Jack LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2009 Grand Prize (all categories) and Gold Award (Consumer Electronics), Hong Kong Electronic Industries Association Award for Outstanding Innovation and Technology Products

Prof. Chung-Yee LEE
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

2010 Excellence Service Award, Production and Operations Management Society

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2009 IEEE Marconi Prize Paper Award in Wireless Communications

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Vice-President of IEEE Communications Society

Prof. Bo LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2009 Chang Jiang Scholar Award (Computer Science)

Prof. Bo LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2009 Best Paper Award, IEEE Communications Society, Technical Committee on Multimedia Communications

Prof. Qian LIU
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

2009 Management Science Distinguished Service Award, Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Prof. Yunhao LIU, visiting Phd student Dezun Dong and PhD student Mo Li
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2009 Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS’09)

Prof. Ho-Yin MAK
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Honorable Mention for the INFORMS SOLA-Air Products Bi-annual Dissertation Award

Prof. Charles NG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Chair Professor of Geotechnical Engineering, Chang Jiang Scholar Program, Ministry of Education of China

Prof. Lionel M NI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2009 Outstanding Contributions Award (Overseas), China Computer Federation

Prof. Huamin QU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2009 IBM Faculty Award

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Fellow of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Fellow of the American Society for Quality (ASQ)

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Fellow of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE)

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

2009 Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) Transactions Best Paper Award

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Outstanding IIE Publication Award

Prof. Raymond C W WONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2009 ACM Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM) Outstanding Service Award

Prof. Matthew YUEN
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Best Conference Paper Award, IEEE Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Society and ASE Group

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

IEEE Communications Society ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer

Prof. Long QUAN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Howard YANG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Amine BERMAK
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2008 Computer Society Certificate of Appreciation

Prof. Vijay BHARGAVA
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Distinguished Visiting Fellowship, The Royal Academy of Engineering

Prof. Ning CAI
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Honorable Mention in the George E. Nicholson Prize at INFORMS 2008

Prof. Jeff HONG and Barry L Nelson of Northwestern University
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

IIE Transactions Best Paper Award – Operations 2009

Prof. Jang Kyo KIM
Department of Mechanical Engineering

President of the Asian and Australasian Association for Composite Materials (AACM)

Prof. Vincent Kin Nang LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award, 3rd International Conference on Communications & Networking in China (Chinacom)

Wing Kwan NG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award, 3rd International Conference on Communications & Networking in China (Chinacom)

David Shui Wing HUI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award, 3rd International Conference on Communications & Networking in China (Chinacom)

Bin Chen (Huawei)
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award, 3rd International Conference on Communications & Networking in China (Chinacom)

Prof. Ricky LEE
Department of Mechanical Engineering

2008 ASME EPPD (Electronic & Photonic Packaging Division) Mechanics Award

Prof. Qian LIU
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

M&SOM Meritorious Service Award 2008

Prof. Qian LIU
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Management Science Distinguished Service Award 2009

Prof. Ross MURCH
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Charles NG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of the Institution of Civil Engineers, UK (ICE)

Prof. Charles NG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Prof. Charles NG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Fellow of Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences (HKAES)

Prof. Lionel NI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Certificate of Merit, Hong Kong RFID Awards 2008

Prof. Shing Chi CHEUNG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Certificate of Merit, Hong Kong RFID Awards 2008

Prof. Xiangtong QI
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Vice-President of the Institute of Industrial Engineers Hong Kong

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Regional Vice-President of Asia, Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Member of the Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE) National Leadership Council,

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Chairman and Co-Founder of Service Science, Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Member of the International Statistical Institute (ISI)

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Fellow of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE)

Prof. Jiang XU and his team
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Paper – Honorable Mention Award, IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI) 2009

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Member of the Advisory Board of Energy & Environmental Science, published by The Royal Society of Chemistry

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2007 IEEE Communications Society Publications Exemplary Award

Prof. Xiren CAO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) 2008

Prof. Chak Keung CHAN
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

First Prize in China’s 2007 Natural Science Awards, presented by the Ministry of Education

Prof. V G CHIGRINOV
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of Society for Information Display (SID)

Prof. Kei May LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Croucher Senior Research Fellowship, Croucher Foundation

Prof. Ricky LEE
Department of Mechanical Engineering

2008 IEEE CPMT Electronics Manufacturing Technology Award

Prof. Ricky LEE
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Zexiang LI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Qian LIU
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

M&SOM Meritorious Service Award 2007

Prof. Yunhao LIU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Innovation and Research (Open) Gold Award and Best Innovation and Research Grand Award, HKICT Awards 2007

Prof. Irene LO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Practice-Oriented Paper Award, ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute

Prof. Charles NG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

R M Quigley Honorable Mention 2007

Prof. Bertram SHI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Elected as a Distinguished Lecturer for the IEEE Circuits and Systems Society for 2007-08

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Award, IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference – ASNA Symposium

Prof. Tongyi ZHANG
Department of Mechnical Engineering

Second Class, State Natural Science Award

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechnical Engineering

Croucher Senior Research Fellowship, Croucher Foundation

Prof. Philip CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Vladimir G CHIGRINOV
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

ECE Research Team Paper ranked one of the top 10 most accessed articles of the journal Liquid Crystals in 2006

Prof. Mohamed S GHIDAOUI
Department of Civil Engineering

Erskine Fellowship, University of Canterbury in New Zealand

Prof. Mohamed S GHIDAOUI
Department of Civil Engineering

2007 Arthur Thomas Ippen Award, International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research (IAHR)

Prof. Junshang KUANG
Department of Civil Engineering

Fellow of the Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE)

Prof. Hoi-Sing KWOK
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

ECE Research Team Paper ranked one of the top 10 most accessed articles of the journal Liquid Crystals in 2006

Prof. Neville LEE
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

First Class, 2007 China Higher Education of National Natural Science Award

Prof. Yang LENG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fellows of Biomaterials Science and Engineering Fellow (BSE)

Prof. Andrew LIM
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Innovative Applications of Artificial Intelligence (IAAI) Award, American Association for Artificial Intelligence

Prof. Irene Man-Chi LO
Department of Civil Engineering

ASCE 2007 Samuel Arnold Greeley Award

Prof. Charles NG
Department of Civil Engineering

Overseas and Hong Kong, Macau Young Scholars Collaborative Research Fund, National Science Foundation of China

Prof. Mitchell M TSENG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2007 (ASME)

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Joint Research Fund for Overseas, Hong Kong and Macau Young Scholars 2006, National Natural Science Foundation of China

Prof. Li QIU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2007 (ASME)

Prof. Chak Keung CHAN
Department of Chemical Engineering

Asian Young Aerosol Scientist Award, Asian Aerosol Research Assembly

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Board of Governors of IEEE Communications Society

Prof. Fangzhen LIN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Croucher Senior Research Fellowship, Croucher Foundation

Prof. Mitchell M TSENG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Outstanding Industrial Engineer Award, Industrial Engineering of Purdue University

Prof. Christopher CHAO
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Ralph G Nevins Physiology and Human Environment Award

Prof. Moe CHEUNG
Department of Civil Engineering

Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering

Prof. Paul CHU
President

Member of the Russian Academy of Engineering

Prof. Hoi-Sing KWOK
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fellow of the Society for Information Display

Prof. Chung-Yee LEE
Department of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management

Fellow of the Institute of Industrial Engineers

Dr. Irene Man-Chi LO
Department of Civil Engineering

J James R Croes Medal, American Society of Civil Engineers

Dr. Yu-Hsing WANG
Department of Civil Engineering

Hogentogler Award, American Society for Testing and Materials Committee D18 on Soil and Rock

Dr. Ricky LEE
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2003 (ASME)

Dr. Charles NG
Department of Civil Engineering

Mao Yisheng Science and Technology Youth Award 2002, Chinese Institute of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering

Prof. Ka Ming NG
Department of Chemical Engineering

Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)

Prof. Wilson TANG
Department of Civil Engineering

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Honorary Member

Prof. Tongxi YU
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers 2003 (ASME)

Prof. Ping CHENG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

AIAA Thermophysics Award 2003

Prof. Hoi-Sing KWOK
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Ka Ming NG
Department of Chemical Engineering

Excellence in Process Development Research Award, American Institute of Chemical Engineers

Prof. Wilson TANG
Department of Civil Engineering

Technology Pioneer, US Offshore Energy Center’s Hall of Fame

Prof. Tongyi ZHANG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Croucher Senior Research Fellowship, Croucher Foundation

Prof. Ping K KO
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

IEEE Solid-State Circuits Award, 2002

Prof. Fugee TSUNG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management

ASQ Certified Six Sigma Black Belt, American Society for Quality

Prof. Tongxi YU
Department of Mechanical Engineering

China Higher Education Science and Technology Award

Prof. Tingyi ZHANG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fellow of the American Materials Society, ASM International

Prof. Kei May LAU
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Dr. Kin Man LEE and his team
Department of Civil Engineering

Thomas A Middlebrooks Award, American Society of Civil Engineers

Dr. Bertram SHI
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Ming-Lei LIOU
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Mac Van Valkenburg Award 2000, IEEE Circuits and Systems Society

Prof. Xiren CAO
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Appointed by the Commission of Inquiry on the New Airport to serve as its expert on mechatronics

Dr. Wing Hung KI
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Innovator of the Year Award, EDN Asia

Prof. Ben C YEN
Department of Civil Engineering

1999 Best Discussion Award of the Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers

Prof. Ben C YEN
Department of Civil Engineering

1999 Hunter Rouse Hydraulic Engineering Award, American Society of Civil Engineers

Dr. C. M. CHAN
Department of Civil and Structural Engineering

State-of-the-Art Award, American Society of Civil Engineers

Prof. Philip C. H. CHAN
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Innovator of the Year Award, EDN Asia

Dr. Zexiang LI
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

National Natural Science Award, China State Commission on Science and Technology

Prof. Ping CHENG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

1996 Heat Transfer Memorial Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Dr. Justin CHUANG
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Xiren CAO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Ping K KO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Lionel NI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Ching Ping WONG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Vijay K BHARGAVA
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Ming L LIOU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Muhammad Ihsan Ul Haq
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Second Place, Science as Art Competition, 2020 Materials Research Society(MRS) Spring Meeting

Prof. Frank LAM, Prof. Xijun HU and students Hiu-Tung FUNG, Siu-Mei LAU, Ho-Fung LEUNG, and Hon-Fai Wong
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Championship of HKIE Environmental Division Prize for Best Final Year Environmental Project 2018-19, HKIE

Weiwei CHEN, Hoi Ling KWOK, Sum Chau CHAN, Sampriti DWIVEDY
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Outstanding Students Award at the Autodesk Hong Kong BIM Awards 2019

Padmanabhan KRISHNAMURTHY
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

1st runner up, Global Grand Challenges Summit 2019 (GGCS)

Tong QIN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Honorable Mention, Robotics King-Sun Fu Memorial Best Paper Award for the 2018 IEEE Transactions

Peiliang LI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Honorable Mention, Robotics King-Sun Fu Memorial Best Paper Award for the 2018 IEEE Transactions

Chung-Hee KIM
Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award, 2019 IEEE ICRA Robot Manipulation 

Jaewoo SONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2013

Jaechang NAM
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2013

Miss LEE Shuk Kwan
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Paul and May Chu Student Sportswoman Award

HKUST Team
School of Engineering

Championship, Robocon Hong Kong Contest 2018

Kenneth AU and Benjamin LAI
Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

Student Innovation Grand Award, Hong Kong ICT Awards 2018

Lilian TSANG and Karen YAU
Division of Environment and Sustainability, Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
James Dyson Award National Winner 2017
HKUST Team
School of Business and Management, School of Science, School of Engineering

Best Business Idea Award, EY Hackathon Hong Kong

Wei Song LIM, David WONG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

Time Auction Star Volunteer Awards

Natalie CHAN, Winson LUI
Division of Life Science, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Time Auction Star Volunteer Awards

HKUST ROV Team
School of Engineering

All-round Champion and Safety Conscious Awards, The 16th Annual MATE International ROV Competition

HKUST Team
School of Engineering

Championship, Robocon Hong Kong Contest 2017

Zhenglong XU
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards 2016-17

Yating WAN
Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards 2016-17

Annie Yan Yan WONG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

LPM Contractors Scholarship, Geotechnical Division of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers

Chun Ho CHENG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

AECOM Prize for Best Student of the Year, Geotechnical Division of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers

HKUST Team
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Championship, The Most Innovative Design Award and The Most Popular Design Award, The 6th Greater China Design Competition of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Hong Kong Branch

Smart Car Team of HKUST Robotics Team
School of Engineering

Three Second Class Awards, in Balance Group, Beacon Group and Camera Group respectively, 11th NXP Cup Intelligent Car Racing Competition (South China Region)

Smart Car Team of HKUST Robotics Team
School of Engineering

Certificate of Merit in Chasing Group, 11th NXP Cup Intelligent Car Racing Competition (South China Region)

Daniel Josephus VILLAROMAN
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

First Place, Falling Walls Lab Hong Kong

Weiqi XUE
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Second Place, Falling Walls Lab Hong Kong

Po Sang LO
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Third Place, Falling Walls Lab Hong Kong
Dr Langston SUEN
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
2016 IET Innovation Award
Jackson TSANG (The China Hong Kong Bridge Team)
School of Engineering

Bronze Medal, The 16th World Youth Teams Championships

HKUST Solar Car Team
School of Engineering

Energy Efficient Design Award, “New Energy New Generation” Solar Car Competition

Oi Man LEUNG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Silver Medal in Young Riders Class & Gold Medal in Young Riders 120cm Class, CSICH/J/Y Tehran

Oi Man LEUNG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Fourth Place, 11th World University Equestrian Championship 2016

Karen Ka Long LEONG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Arthur L Williston Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

Lixie HU, Xiaoyang LIU and Hao LU
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Global Youth Innovator Award, 2016 iCAN Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

Dr Langston Wai Leung SUEN
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Award 2015-16

Dr Edwin Chi Yan TSO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Award 2015-16
Thomas TSUI and Tianwei HAO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Grand Prize under Category I of HKIE Innovation Awards for Young Members 2016

HKUST Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Team (Prof Shaojie SHEN, Zhenfei YANG, Jing CHEN, Kunyue SU, Tianbo LIU, Tong QIN, Fei GAO, Bing LI, Shuo YANG)
Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering
First Prize of Mission 7a in 2015 International Aerial Robotics Competition (Asia Pacific Venue)
HKUST Master of Science Students
School of Engineering
2015-16 Ford-Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) Conservation and Environmental Research Grants programme
Chunyang DU, Yang LIU, Cheng Ning LOONG, and Nan ZHANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Runner-up (Second Prize) and Best Presentation Award Third Prize of the Postgraduate Division in International Earthquake Engineering Competition
Siu Kwan CHOI, Ho Fai CHUNG, Po Hon WONG, Chi Fai YUEN
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Championship of the Undergraduate Division in International Earthquake Engineering Competition
Chun Kit YEUNG, Renjing HUANG, Po Sang LO
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering

First Prize of the Challenge Cup Theme-based Competition

Alexender TSE, Chen TANG, Charlie POON
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Second Prize in 2015 International Contest of Applicatiosn in Nano-Micro Technologies (iCAN 2015)

HKUST Robotics Team
School of Engineering, School of Science

Robocon Hong Kong Contest 2015, Champion

HKUST Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) team
School of Engineering, School of Science, School of Business and Management, Interdisciplinary Programs Office

2015 MATE International ROV Competition, Overall Winner Third Place, Sharkpedo Award

Johannes Thomas Maria JAEGER
Global Business Program

2015 MATE International ROV Competition, Engineering evaluation MVP Award

Jitesh CHHABRIA, Wing Hang YIP, Wing Hong CHAN
Technology, Leadership and Entrepreneurship Program

JEC Outstanding Engineering Project Awards 2015, Champion

Man Ching KO, Cheuk Ho YUEN
Department of Industrial Engineering & Logistics Management

HKSTP Technopreneur Awards, Silver Award

HKUST Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) team
School of Engineering, School of Science, School of Business and Management, Interdisciplinary Programs Office

10th Hong Kong/Asia Regional IET/MATE Underwater Robot Challenge, Champion Award in the Explorer Class

Tao WANG (Mphil Graduate)
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

One of the Top 10 Innovators from China by Forbes

Wenjian HUANG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Best Research Award, Hong Kong-Taiwan IoT Academia Award 2014
Wenjian HUANG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Gold Award for IoT Revolution Concept, Hong Kong U-21 Internet of Things (IoT) Awards 2014

Prof. Yi Kuen LEE, Feng NI, Chun Shing POON
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Global Youth Innovator Award in 2015 International Contest of Application in Nano-micro Technology(iCAN) in Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

Smart Car Team of HKUST Robotics Team
School of Engineering, School of Science
Two Third Class Awards in Camera Group, a Certificate of Merit in Electro-magnetic Group in 10th National Undergraduate Students “Freescale Cup” Intelligent Car Competition (South China Region)
HKUST Robotics Team
School of Engineering, School of Science
ABU Robocon, 1st Runner-up
Haoran CHEN, Chi-cheung CHOI, Michelle Jia Ying LEE, Yuyang XIE, Yuanhang ZHU
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

The First National Aircraft Design Competition, First Runner-up

HKUST Team
School of Engineering, School of Science

Gold Medal Award of the International Genetically Engineered Machine Competition (iGEM)

Timothy Sze Wai NG, Wenjian HUANG
Department of Finance, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

HKSTPC Technopreneur Award in YDC E-Challenge 2014 organized by the Young Entrepreneurs Development Council, Gold Award

Tao WANG (Mphil Graduate)
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

First Class Award in the Technology Development Category at the 2013 Shenzhen Science and Technology Awards

Tao WANG (Mphil Graduate)
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Youth Technology Achievement Award

Chun Hei CHAN, Kin Lok CHEUNG, Ming Him CHUI, Ting Kwan TSUI
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Champion at HKIE-MI Student Project Competition 2013-14

Junhong CAO, Lingou DENG, Xiongqi ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Champion at ACM-HK Programming Contest 2013

HKUST Team
School of Engineering and School of Science

One First Class Award, Three Second Class Awards, Two Third Class Awards in the 13th National University Students Technology Challenge Cup Competition

Dhesant NAKKA
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Engineering Evaluation Most Valuable Presenter “MVP” Award, MATE International ROV Competition 2014

HKUST Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Team
School of Engineering, School of Science, School of Business and Management

Overall Champion and Championship of the Undergraduate Section, Hong Kong IET Young Professionals Exhibition and Competition 2013

Robocon Teams
School of Engineering and School of Science

Best Engineering Award, ABU Asia-Pacific Robot Contest 2013, Vietnam

Reuben Chi Ming CHEUNG, Feng NI, Zhen QIN, Haoran WEN
Department of Mechanical Engineering

International Contest of Application in Nano-Micro Technology 2014, 3rd prize

HKUST Smart Car Team
School of Engineering

8th Freescale Smart Car Competition, South China Region, Second and Third Class Awards in Optical Group, Third Class Award in Electro-magnetic Group, Certificate of Merit in Camera Balanced Group

HKUST Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) team
School of Engineering, School of Science, School of Business and Management

The IET/MATE Hong Kong Underwater Robot Challenge 2014, Champion Award in the Explorer Class

HKUST Robotics Team
School of Engineering, School of Science

Robocon Hong Kong Contest 2014, Champion, 1st Runner-up Award, Best Engineering Award, Best Artistic Design Award

Kandy Kan Kan YEUNG, Belsy Wai Tung YUEN
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

JEC Outstanding Engineering Project Awards, Gold Award

Wing Hong CHAN, Yun Kei WONG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

JEC Outstanding Engineering Project Awards, Silver Award

Man Tai WU, Kwun Pang LAW, Hon Chung WONG, Kin CHAN, Sukitha Rajindh FERNANDO WEEREHENDOGE, Warren James HENRICUS, Gursimran Singh SETHI and Siddhant TRIPATHI
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

JEC Outstanding Engineering Project Awards, Certificates of Excellence

Cheng LONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fullbright-RGC Hong Kong Research Scholar Award 2014-2015

Chi Yan TSO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Fullbright-RGC Hong Kong Research Scholar Award 2014-2015

Wenjian HUANG, Chenchen LIU, Baojian ZHOU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Mobile App Award, ACM MobiCom 2013

HKUST Team
School of Engineering, School of Science and School of Business and Management

9th Hong Kong/Asia Regional of the MATE International ROV Competition (Explorer Class) Champion

Belsy Wai Tung YUEN, Edwin Chi Yan TSO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowships (for Postgraduate Research Students)

Hoi Lam CHAN, Ho Pan LO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
GE Foundation TECH Award
Chubin OU, Jiaqi WANG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

GE Foundation TECH Award

Adetoyese Olajire OYEDUN
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards
Dr Denis Guangyin CHEN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards
Dr. Biao ZHANG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering械及航空航天工程學系

School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards

Samantha KONG
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
HK Top 10 Outstanding Youth and Community Service Award, the Home Affairs Bureau
Prof. Charles NG, Dr. S Y PENG and two collaborators in Tianjin University
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Prix R. M. Quigley Award for the Best Research Paper

Shanchao ZHANG
Department of Physics
2013 Young Scientist Award in Engineering Science, Hong Kong Institutional of Science
Prof. Charles NG and Dr. S Y PENG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Prix R. M. Quigley Award for the best research paper, Canadian Geotechnical Journal

Romotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Team

Second Runner-up, JEC Outstanding Engineering Project Award

Robocon Teams

Best Engineering Award, Robocon 2013 Hong Kong Contest

Yee Kow HONG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Roy To Community Service Award

San Hung CHOI
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

HKUST President’s Cup

Yee Man CHOI
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

HKUST President's Cup

Kwong Mun KWOK
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

HKUST President’s Cup

Chui Hung YAU
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

HKUST President’s Cup

Qifeng CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Ranked 12th in the Google Code Jam World Final 2012

Chandra JINATA
Department of Biomedical Engineering

Participated in G20 Youth Forum in Russia

Xiongqi ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2012 ACM-ICPC Asia Hatyai Regional Contest

Junhong CAO
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2012 ACM-ICPC Asia Hatyai Regional Contest

Lu WANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards at IEEE Globecom 2012

Jiang ZIAO
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards at IEEE Globecom 2012

Prof. Mounir HAMDI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards at IEEE Globecom 2012

Jin ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards at IEEE Globecom 2012

Dawei CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards, IEEE Globecom 2012 organized by IEEE Communication Society

Prof. Qian ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Awards at IEEE Globecom 2012

Yin ZHU, Erheng ZHONG and Bin WU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Championship awards at the Nokia Mobile Data Challenge 2012

Ben TAN, Erheng ZHONG and Kaixiang MO
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Championship awards at the Nokia Mobile Data Challenge 2012

Yin ZHU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Google Fellowship

Samantha KONG
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Championship and Best Presenter Award at the Hong Kong Social Enterprise Challenge 2012

Anthony LO, Shavian Ng
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Gold Award at the Hong Kong Electronic Industries Association Innovation & Technology Project Competition 2012

Danhui CHENG
Department of Biomedical Engineering

Fullbright-RGC Hong Kong Research Scholar Award

Wei CHEN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Student Paper Award at 2012 IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation

Jianying ZHENG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Student Paper Award at 2012 IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation

Shaoming HUANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

First place in the Student Research Competition at the ACM SIGPLAN Programming Language Design and Implementation Conference

Tongde HUANG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Paper Award at the IEEE International Conference on Solid-State and Integrated Circuit Technology

Chun Hang LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Paper Award in the Papers Competition 2012 Graduate Student Division of Institute of Civil Engineers Hong Kong Association

Hyunmin SEO
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the 27th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Softward Engineering

Yongxin TONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Microsoft Research Asia Fellowhip 2012

Yu YU
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Champion Award in the Young Engineers’Paper Competition at the Biomedical Engineering International Conference 2012; Hong Kong Institution of Engineers

Dr. Nan CAO
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards 2012/2013

Dr. Xiaolei WANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards 2012/2013

Dr. Qixing WU
Department of Mechanical Engineering

School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards 2012/2013

Dr. Dongsun KIM
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2013

Jaechang NAM
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2013

Jaewoo SONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2013

Prof. Sunghun KIM
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award at the International Conference on Software Engineering 2013

Dr. Can YANG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Hong Kong Young Scientist Awards from the Hong Kong Institution of Science

Prof. Jack CHENG and PhD Student Ms. Moumita DAS
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Applied Paper Award at the 14th International Conference on Computing in Civil and Building Engineering (ICCCBE-XIV)

Prof. Christopher CHAO and students S YIN, GN SZE-TO
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Best Paper Award from the Building and Environment journal

Prof. C Y TSUI and PhD student Mr. Zhiliang QIAN
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Best Paper Award at the 2012 IEEE/ACM International Conference on Hardware/Software Codesign and System Synthesis (CODES/ISSS)

Jiefei CHEN
Department of Physics

2011 Young Scientist Award in Engineering Science, Hong Kong Institutional of Science

Alan Siu Lun WONG
Division of Life Science

2011 Young Scientist Award in Engineering Science, Hong Kong Institutional of Science

Lin WU
Division of Life Science

2011 Young Scientist Award in Engineering Science, Hong Kong Institutional of Science

Dong LI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2011 Young Scientist Award in Engineering Science, Hong Kong Institutional of Science

Zhiliang QIAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

RGC-Fulbright Hong Kong Junior Research Scholar Award 2011-12

Weiping WANG
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Young Investigator Award, 5th World Association for Chinese Biomedical Engineers (WACBE) World Congress on Bioengineering

Ka Yeung WONG
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Gold Award, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Hong Kong Chapter

Hui LU
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Second Prize, Huber Technology Prize 2012

Chi Yan TSO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Arup Research Prize 2012

Hong CAI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Champion, Best Student Paper Award, 12th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference

Qifeng CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Championship, Association for Computing Machinery-Hong Kong (ACM-HK) Programming Contest 2011

Yuliang LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Championship, Association for Computing Machinery-Hong Kong (ACM-HK) Programming Contest 2011

Tsz Yeung NG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Championship, Association for Computing Machinery-Hong Kong (ACM-HK) Programming Contest 2011

Roy Ming Hin CHUNG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Winner of the Talent Meets Bertelsmann 2012 program

Sung Hei LUK
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Presentation Award (First Prize), Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) 2011

Wenqi DU
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Presentation Award (First Prize), Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) 2011

Po Chi SUEN
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Presentation Award (First Prize), Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) 2011

Zhe WANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Best Presentation Award (First Prize), Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) 2011

Weiping WANG
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards
Huanfeng DUAN
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards
Yu ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
School of Engineering PhD Research Excellence Awards
Daniel Yiu Wing MO
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowship 2010-2011
Mingyu WANG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Championship of 2009 Young Entrepreneurs Development Council Entrepreneurs’ Challenge (YDC E-Challenge)
Daijun ZHOU
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
Championship of 2009 Young Entrepreneurs Development Council Entrepreneurs’ Challenge (YDC E-Challenge)
Shucheng ZHU
Computer Engineering Program
Championship of 2009 Young Entrepreneurs Development Council Entrepreneurs’ Challenge (YDC E-Challenge)
Chin Pang CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Varitronix 30th Anniversary Scholarship of the Best Final Year Project on Display Technology
Ming Pui CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Varitronix 30th Anniversary Scholarship of the Best Final Year Project on Display Technology
Hon Kwok LI
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Varitronix 30th Anniversary Scholarship of the Best Final Year Project on Display Technology
HKUST Team
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Champion at the CILTHK (Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Hong kong) Student Day

Hong-Ching CHAN
Computer Engineering Program
Best Digital Entertainment (Student) Award, Hong Kong ICT Awards 2007
Henry Man-Wa LAM
Computer Engineering Program
Best Digital Entertainment (Student) Award, Hong Kong ICT Awards 2007
Leo Chi-Ho YEUNG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Best Digital Entertainment (Student) Award, Hong Kong ICT Awards 2007
Tsz-Sau CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
First Prize, Pioneering a new Digital Lifestyle with Samsung – Smart Gadgets Competition 2007
Fu-Kin LO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
First Prize, Pioneering a new Digital Lifestyle with Samsung – Smart Gadgets Competition 2007
Wing-Yee CHAN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
First Prize, Pioneering a new Digital Lifestyle with Samsung – Smart Gadgets Competition 2007
Wing-Yi CHAN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Best Innovation and Research (College & Undergraduates) Silver Award, Hong Kong ICT Awards 2007
Team "Fiery Dragon"
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, Computer Engineering Program and Department of Mechanical Engineering

Champion and the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks’ Best Team Spirit Award, – Robocon 2008 Hong Kong Contest

Mo LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Fulbright Scholarship
Mo LI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Best Innovation and Research Grand Award, Hong Kong ICT Awards 2007
Hong-ching CHAN
Computer Engineering Program
First Class Prize of the 2006 Intel Cup Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest
Man-wa LAM
Computer Engineering Program
First Class Prize of the 2006 Intel Cup Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest
楊智豪
計算機工程學系
2006年英特爾杯大學生電子設計競賽的一等獎
Cherie Chui Ying CHEUNG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
The first HKUST undergraduate to score 100% A+ for all courses, earning a perfect Graduation Grade point Average and Cumulative Grade point Average
Bingsheng HE
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
IBM PhD Fellowship
Ernest Sze-Yuen LO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Best Paper Award, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2007
Sunny Kai Kwong WONG
Department of Computer Engineering and General Business Management
Winner of St Gallen Wings of Excellence Award for two consecutive years
Yiu-fai WONG
Computer Engineering Program
Second Class Prize of the 2006 Intel Cup Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest
Dong-yin CHAU
Computer Engineering Program
Second Class Prize of the 2006 Intel Cup Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest
Tsz-hin KWOK
Computer Engineering Program
Second Class Prize of the 2006 Intel Cup Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest
Wen WU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
IEEE Electron Devices Society (EDS) PhD Student Fellowship
Man-kai AU
Department of Civil Engineering
First Prize, Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) contest
Yin-bao HO
Department of Civil Engineering
First Prize, Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) contest
Bartlomiej Jan BACZKOWSKI
Department of Civil Engineering
First Prize, Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) contest
Kin-ming WONG
Department of Civil Engineering
First Prize, Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) contest
Cheung-yu YANG
Department of Civil Engineering
First Prize, Introducing and Demonstrating Earthquake Engineering Research in Schools (IDEERS) contest
Shoushun CHEN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Best Paper Award, IEEE International Workshop on “System on Chip” for Real Time Applications 2005
Dou SHEN
Department of Computing Science and Engineering Research Group
Top Prize of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Competition (KDD Cup) 2005 (Association for Computing Machinery)
Dr. Rong PAN
Department of Computing Science and Engineering Research Group

Top Prize of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Competition (KDD Cup) 2005 (Association for Computing Machinery)

Dr. Jiantao SUN
Department of Computing Science and Engineering Research Group

Top Prize of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Competition (KDD Cup) 2005 (Association for Computing Machinery)

Jie YIN
Department of Computing Science and Engineering Research Group
Top Prize of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Competition (KDD Cup) 2005 (Association for Computing Machinery)
Junfeng PAN
Department of Computing Science and Engineering Research Group
Top Prize of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Competition (KDD Cup) 2005 (Association for Computing Machinery)
Kangheng WU
Department of Computing Science and Engineering Research Group
Top Prize of Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining Competition (KDD Cup) 2005 (Association for Computing Machinery)
Dr. Haiqing SONG
Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management

Doctoral Dissertation Award 2005, Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals

Cham-ho TING
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Winners of the Microsoft Server Championships 2006 (Student Track Section)
Kin-kong CHAN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Winners of the Microsoft Server Championships 2006 (Student Track Section)
Nan AN
Department of Electronic Engineering

Winning team of the Hong Kong Joint Tertiary Institutions Putonghua Debating Competition

Craig CHAN Tak-Tai
Department of Chemical Engineering
Winning team of the Hang Seng Innovative Design Competition for HKUST Engineering students
Victor Wai-Kuen CHUNG
Department of Chemical Engineering
Winning team of the Hang Seng Innovative Design Competition for HKUST Engineering students
Winnie Wing-Kam LAW
Department of Chemical Engineering
Winning team of the Hang Seng Innovative Design Competition for HKUST Engineering students
Novem Sze-Ngar YUEN
Department of Chemical Engineering
Winning team of the Hang Seng Innovative Design Competition for HKUST Engineering students
Hoi LEE
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Present papers at the prestigious International Solid-State Circuits Conference
Wing Lun NG
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Present papers at the prestigious International Solid-State Circuits Conference
Jovian LING
Department of Technology and Management
Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) Award for Potential Engineering Students
Chi Kin WAN
Department of Civil Engineering
Young Engineer’s Award, Third China-Japan-Korea Joint Symposium on Optimization of Structural and Mechanical Systems
Chi Fai WONG
Computer Engineering Program
Gold Medal local winner and “Best of the Best” regional winner, HSBC Young IT Entrepreneur Awards 2004-2005
Eric Yi Wai WONG
Department of Civil Engineering
Winner of the Furgo Prize 2005, HKIE
Kai ZHANG
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Motorola-IEEE/CPMT Society Graduate Student Fellowship for Research on Electronic Packaging 2005
Holy-Flame Team
9 students from Department of Electronic, Mechanical and Computer Engineering
Champion and Best Engineering Award of inter-university robotics competition – Robocon 2005 Hong Kong Contest
Hoi LEE
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
The First Best Student Paper Award of the IEEE Custom Integrated Circuits Conference
Dr. Alex Ka Nang LEUNG
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Young Scientist Award 2003, Hong Kong Institution of Science

Vincent CHEUNG
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Present findings on low voltage switched op-amp switched capacitor systems at the IEEE International Solid State Circuits Conference
Si Wan LI
Department of Chemical Engineering
Carl Klason Prize for the Best Student Presentation, Polychar 11th World Forum on Advanced Materials in the United States
Dongsheng MA
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Schmidt Award for Excellence 2002, Schmidt & Co (Hong Kong) Ltd
Wai Keung MAN
Department of Civil Engineering
Best Final Year Students of Higher Education Award 2002, China Civil Engineering Society
Xu CHEN
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Present papers at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference
Dongsheng MA
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Present papers at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference
Ming-Sun FU
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Finalist of the Young Inventors Award
Tsz-Yin MAN
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
First prize in the Hong Kong IEEE Student Paper Contest, undergraduate section
Eric Chi-Wai YUNG
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Best Paper Award in the Student Paper Contest of the 1999 IEEE International Symposium on Circuts and Systems
Prof. Yingjun ZHANG
Department of Electronic & Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Dr. Xiaowu ZHANG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Dr. Yuyi MAO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2019 IEEE Communications Society & Information Theory Society Joint Paper Award

LAM Koon Fung
PhD(EVNG)

HKIE Outstanding Paper Award for Young Engineering/Researchers

Mr. Chun Ho LAM
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

1st Prize - Trainee of the Year Award 2018

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

HKICT Awards 2015: Best Innovation (Innovative Technology) Silver Award

Ms. LAI Suk Ching Patricia
Office of the Dean of Engineering

HKUST President's Outstanding Service Award

Ms. CHAU Sui Chun Margaret
Office of the Dean of Engineering

HKUST President's Outstanding Service Award

Prof. Pedro V Sander
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Paul and May Chu Staff Sportsman Award