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Prof Ajay JONEJA 周阿杰
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics, Division of Integrative Systems and Design

Professor
Director of Advanced Manufacturing Institute

Tel:
(852) 2358 7119
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Architectural geometry
Computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM)
Rapid prototyping
Prof Albert Chi Shing CHUNG 鍾志成
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Associate Head and Professor
Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8776
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Image analysis
Image processing
Computer vision
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 Angela Ruohao WU 吳若昊
Division of Life Science, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Assistant Professor
Associate Director of Center for Epigenomics Research

Tel:
(852) 3469 2577
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Genomics
Cancer genomics
Systems Biology
Microfluidics and nanofluidics
Single particle/molecule/cell studies
Prof Bertram Emil SHI 施毅明
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Head and Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7079
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Neuromorphic engineering
Brain machine interfaces
Robotics
Artificial intelligence
Image analysis
Dr Carrie Hang Yin LING 凌恒然
Division of Integrative Systems and Design

Senior Lecturer

Tel:
(852) 3469 2793
Language:
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Engineering education
Bioimaging
Strategic design
Emerging biomedical science and technology
Multiscale biomechanics and mechanobiology
Prof Charles Chuan ZHANG 張川
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 6997
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Program analysis
Software security
Software engineering
Programming languages
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 Chi Ying TSUI 崔志英
Division of Integrative Systems and Design, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Head and Professor
Professor
Director of Academy for Bright Future Young Engineers

Tel:
(852) 2358 7071
Language:
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Baseband application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC)
Computer architecture
Embedded systems
Energy harvesting
Integrated circuits and systems
Prof Chik Patrick YUE 俞捷
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Professor
Associate Director of Integrated Circuits Design Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 7047
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Artificial intelligence
Prof Ching Wan TANG 鄧青雲
Department of Physics, Department of Chemistry, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Chair Professor
IAS Bank of East Asia Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2308
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Condensed matter physics
Chemical physics
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 Chung-Yee LEE 李忠義
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics

Senior Advisor to the Vice-President for Research and Development
Visiting Professor
Director of Institutional Research
Professor Emeritus

Tel:
(852) 2358 6107
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Logistics management
Production scheduling
Production and operations management
Prof Dekai WU 吳德愷
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 6989
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Artificial intelligence
Human language and music technology
Computational linguistics
Natural language processing
Machine translation
Machine learning
Deep learning
Prof Dit Yan YEUNG 楊瓞仁
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Acting Head and Professor
Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 6977
Language:
English, Cantonese
Area of Expertise:
Artificial intelligence
Computer vision
Machine learning
Pattern recognition
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 Fugee TSUNG 宗福季
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7097
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Industrial big data
Data analytics
Statistical process control and monitoring
Quality engineering and management
Prof Gary Shueng Han CHAN 陳雙幸
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Professor
Director of Entrepreneurship Center
Chair of Committee on Entrepreneurship Education Program
Associate Director of Multimedia Technology Research Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 6990
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Machine learning
Big data
Sensor network
Prof Guillermo GALLEGO
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

Head and Chair Professor
Chair Professor
Crown Worldwide Professor of Engineering

Tel:
(852) 2358 7092
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Dynamic pricing
Revenue optimization
Choice modeling
Assortment optimization
Supply chain management
Prof Henry Hei Ning LAM 林熙寧
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Associate Head and Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7133
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Bioinformatics
Mass spectrometry
Metabolomics
Microbiomes and microbial communities
Proteomics
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 Hongyu YU 于宏宇
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2754
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)
Electronic packaging
Semiconductor materials and device processing
Optical fibers and light-emitting diode (LED) packaging
Flexible devices and electronics
Prof Huamin QU 屈華民
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 6985
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Big data
Information visualization
Human-computer interaction
Artificial intelligence
Mobile augmented reality
Prof Huihe QIU 邱惠和
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Head and Professor
Director of Building Energy Research Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 7190
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Fluid dynamics
Heat and mass transport
Micro/Nanoscale multiphase flows
Micro air vehicles (MAV)
Energy efficient systems
Prof I-ming HSING 邢怡銘
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Head and Professor
Director of Bioengineering Graduate Program

Tel:
(852) 2358 7131
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Biosensors
Biomedical engineering (BME)
Microsystems
Bioengineering
Bioelectronics
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 Jiang XU 須江
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 5036
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Big data
Machine learning
Hardware/Software codesign
Optical interconnection network
Power delivery and management
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 XIA 夏軍
Division of Life Science, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7293
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Protein trafficking
Synaptic transmission (Neurotransmission)
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 Jungwon SEO 徐廷沅
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 6169
Language:
English, Korean
Area of Expertise:
Robotics
Control and robotic systems
Planning/Kinematics
Prof Ka Ming NG 吳嘉名
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Visiting Professor
General Director of HKUST Fok Ying Tung Research Institute

Tel:
(852) 2358 7238
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Chemical product design
Process systems engineering
Advanced materials
Nanoparticles
Prof Kam Tim WOO 胡錦添
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Associate Professor of Engineering Education
Senior Lecturer
Founding Director of Center for Global and Community Engagement
Associate Director of Academy for Bright Future Young Engineers

Tel:
(852) 2358 8540
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Engineering education
Robotics
Signal processing
Tracking systems
NULL Kei May LAU 劉紀美
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Chair Professor
Fang Professor of Engineering
Senior Fellow
Director of Photonics Technology Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 7049
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Laser technology
Light-emitting diode lighting
Heterostructure field-effect and bipolar transistors (HFETs and HBTs)
Prof King Lau CHOW 周敬流
Division of Life Science, Interdisciplinary Programs Office, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Acting Dean of Students
Director of Interdisciplinary Programs Office
Professor
Director of Development for the Gifted and Talented Team
Program Director of Individualized Interdisciplinary Major Program

Tel:
(852) 2358 7342
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Genetics
Evolutionary biology
Cellular and molecular mechanisms
Developmental biology
Sensory organ differentiation
Prof Kun XU 徐昆
Department of Mathematics, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Chair Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7433
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Computational fluid dynamics
Gas kinetic schemes
Rarefied gas
Heat transfer
Prof Larry LI 李建邦
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2232
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Fluid mechanics
Thermoacoustics
Prof Lei CHEN 陳雷
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Professor
Director of MoE/MSRA IT Key Lab
Program Director of MSc in Big Data Technology
Acting Director of HKUST Big Data Institute
Associate Director of GREAT Smart Cities Center
Associate Director of HKUST The Big Data for Bio Intelligence Laboratory
Associate Director of HKUST-NAVER/LINE AI Lab

Tel:
(852) 2358 6980
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Data-driven machine learning
Crowdsourcing-based data processing
Uncertain and probabilistic databases
Web information management
Multimedia systems
Prof Long QUAN 權龍
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7018
Language:
English, Mandarin, French
Area of Expertise:
Computer vision
Prof Ming LIU 劉明
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Assistant Professor
Director of Intelligent Autonomous Driving Center

Tel:
(852) 2358 7058
Language:
English, Mandarin, Cantonese, German
Area of Expertise:
Robotics
Prof Pascale Ngan FUNG 馮雁
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Professor
Director of Center for Artificial Intelligence Research

Tel:
(852) 2358 8537
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin, French
Area of Expertise:
Speech recognition
Machine translation
Cross-language information processing
Music information extraction
Prof Pedro SANDER 辛達德
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 6983
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
Computer graphics
General purpose processing on graphics hardware
Prof Pei Man James SHE 許丕文
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7041
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Multimedia
Multimedia technology
Prof Ping GAO 高平
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Professor
Associate Director of Center for Polymer Processing and Systems

Tel:
(852) 2358 7126
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Polymer
Polyethylene
Nanocomposites
Prof Qian ZHANG 張黔
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Chair Professor
Tencent Professor of Engineering
Senior Fellow
Director of Digital Life Research Center
Co-Director of Huawei-HKUST Innovation Laboratory

Tel:
(852) 2358 8766
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Computer networking
Wireless systems
Cyber-physical systems
Mobile computing
Cybersecurity
Prof Qiang YANG 楊強
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Chair Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8768
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Artificial intelligence
Prof Rachel Quan ZHANG 張荃
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics, Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management

Chair Professor
Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7113
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Joint operational and financial decisions
Operations management
Operations research
Statistical process control (SPC)
Supply chain management
Inventory theory
Prof Ravindra Stephen GOONETILLEKE 耿樂偉
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics, Division of Integrative Systems and Design

Professor
Co-Director of Dual Degree Program in Technology and Management

Tel:
(852) 2358 7109
Language:
English
Area of Expertise:
User-centered design
Psychophysical modeling
Human-computer interaction
Design Thinking
Product Design
Prof Richard Hau Yue SO 蘇孝宇
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Associate Dean of Engineering
Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7105
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Bioinspired signal processing
Visual and auditory perception
Prof Ricky Shi-wei LEE 李世瑋
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Associate Dean of HKUST Fok Ying Tung Graduate School
Chair Professor
Director of Center for Advanced Microsystems Packaging
Director of HKUST LED-FPD Technology Research and Development Center at Foshan
General Director of Shenzhen Research Institute

Tel:
(852) 2358 7203
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Electronic packaging
Computational modeling
Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS)
Prof Sai Kit YEUNG 楊世傑
Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Division of Integrative Systems and Design

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2796
Language:
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Vision and graphics
Computer vision
Computer vision
Computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM)
Design automation
Prof Tianshou ZHAO 趙天壽
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Chair Professor
Cheong Ying Chan Professor of Engineering and Environment
Senior Fellow
Director of HKUST Energy Institute

Tel:
(852) 2358 8647
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Alternate and renewable energy
Energy conversion
Energy storage
Fuel cell technology
Heat and mass transport
Dr Winnie Suk Wai LEUNG 梁淑慧
Division of Integrative Systems and Design

Lecturer I

Tel:
(852) 2358 7062
Language:
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Robotics
Design automation
Intelligent control and nonlinear systems
Simulation and modeling
Control/dynamics
Prof Xi SHEN 沈曦
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Assistant Professor

Tel:
(852) 3469 2223
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Nanocomposites
Multifunctional materials
Molecular simulations (MD, MM)
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
Prof Xin ZHANG 張欣
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Chair Professor
Swire Professor of Aerospace Engineering
Director of CLP Power Wind/Wave Tunnel Facility

Tel:
(852) 3469 2220
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Aeroacoustics
Aerodynamics
Aerospace engineering
Aircraft engineering
Aircraft and aeronautical engineering
Prof Xun HUANG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Adjunct Associate Professor

Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Aeroacoustics
Aerospace engineering
Prof Ying CHAU 周迎
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Associate Professor
Director of Student Innovation for Global Health Technology

Tel:
(852) 2358 8935
Language:
Cantonese, English
Area of Expertise:
Biomedical engineering (BME)
Drug delivery
Cancer
Tissue engineering
Biomaterials
Prof Yu Hang Christopher CHAO
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Adjunct Professor

Language:
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Adsorption cooling systems
Air conditioning and refrigeration systems
Alternate and renewable energy
Indoor air quality and energy
Energy and environment
Prof Yuan YAO 姚遠
Department of Mathematics, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 7461
Language:
English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Statistical machine learning
Applied mathematics
Prof Yuanshuai LIU 劉元帥
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Assistant Professor of Engineering Education
Senior Lecturer

Tel:
(852) 2358 8409
Language:
English, Cantonese, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Bioprocess engineering
Environmental management
Engineering education
Prof Zhengtang LUO 羅正湯
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Associate Professor

Tel:
(852) 2358 8823
Language:
Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Area of Expertise:
Advanced materials
Graphene chemistry and physics
Functional polymer