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Prof Alexis Kai Hon LAU 劉啟漢
Division of Environment and Sustainability, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor
Director of Atmospheric Research Center
Associate Director of Institute for the Environment

Tel:
(852) 2358 6944
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Geophysical data analysis
Weather and climate
Adaptation and resilience
Air quality and pollutant exposure
Smart healthy cities
Prof Charles Wang Wai NG 吳宏偉
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Associate Vice-President for Research and Development
Chair Professor
CLP Holdings Professor of Sustainability

Tel:
(852) 2358 8760
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Soil behavior
Slope
Geoenvironmental engineering
Energy foundations
Prof Christopher Kin Ying LEUNG 梁堅凝
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8183
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Construction materials
Mechanics of fiber composites
Fracture mechanics
Optical fiber sensors
Composites for construction
Prof Eun Soon IM 林銀順
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Division of Environment and Sustainability

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8190
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Climate change and extreme weather
Dynamical downscaling
Climate feedback and process study
Interdisciplinary research for climate change impact assessment
Prof Hong Kam LO 羅康錦
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Head and Chair Professor
Director of GREAT Smart Cities Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 8742
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Transportation engineering
Intelligent transportation systems
Transportation systems modeling
Public transportation
Traffic dynamics
Prof Irene Man Chi LO 勞敏慈
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Chair Professor
Senior Fellow

Tel:
(852) 2358 7157
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Nanotechnology for environmental application
Wastewater treatment
Soil and groundwater remediation
Solid waste treatment and disposal
Fate and transport of nanoparticles
Prof Joseph Hun-wei LEE 李行偉
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Division of Public Policy

Senior Advisor to the President
Chair Professor of Guangzhou HKUST Fok Ying Tung Research Institute
Professor Emeritus
Visiting Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8721
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Hydraulics/Fluid mechanics
Water resources system analysis and management
Flooding
Environmental management
Science and technology policy
Prof Jun Shang KUANG 鄺君尚
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7162
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Seismic design and behaviour of buildings and infrastructures
Reinforced concrete
Large-scale testing
Computational simulation of structural concrete
Prof Xiaoming SHI 石曉明
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Division of Environment and Sustainability

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2396
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Atmospheric science and weather prediction
Regional climate change modelling
Computational fluid dynamics
Atmospheric science
Climate change and variability