Professor Furong GAO received the FIRST CLASS Award from Ministry of Education on his outstanding research accomplishment for process control.
The Air Products Award for the Best Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Postgraduate Student 2012 - Ka Leung LAM.
A Team composed of UG students (Fung Chu LI, Bowen SUN, Hon Ting WONG, Lang XU) won First Class Prize in China design Competition on Energy Saving and Emission Reduction held this summer at XJTU.
2012 QS University Subject Ranking, Chemical Engineering was ranked #1 in greater China, #4 in Asia and #20 in World.
Lang XU and Kai Qi YAN, CBME 2012 UG graduates, each received the 2012 Academic Achievement Medal - the highest academic honor bestowed by HKUST on outstanding undergraduate students.The Academic Achievement Medal was established in 1994 to recognize graduates whose outstanding academic achievements bring honor and distinction both to themselves and to the University.
A team from CBME won the 2012 President's Cup for its Final Year Project entitled, 'Processing of high-performance porous membranes for fuel cell applications'.
A team from CBME won the Silver Award in the 2012 President's Cup for its Final Year Project entitled, 'In Situ Hydrogel for Cosmetic Injection'. The team consisted of LAM, Pik Kei, YAN, Kai Qi, YI, Fei Ran, YIP, Siu Man, and was supervised by Professor Ying CHAU.
Professor Gordon MCKAY was awarded the Honorable Mention for the Distinguished Research Award from School of Engineering, HKUST. The award is only given to only one faculty member for the whole school each year, and reflects Professor McKay's excellent academic and industrial contributions.
CBME third-year students Jeromy Chun Yuen CHAN, Ho San MAK, Lawrence Kai Qi YAN and Karen Pik Shuen HUNG won the Gold Award of the 'Shape our Sustainable Campus' organized by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers.
Shammi Akter FERDOUSI, a PhD student of Professor King Lun YEUNG, won the Best Poster Award at the 243rd ACS National Meeting & Exposition held in the U.S., in March 2012.