Dr. Zhixing Cao is the winner of Chan Tak Kei and Wong Kwai Ying Best PG 2016 Award
Participation in the Chem-E-Car Final Competition of the 2016 AIChE Annual Student Conference
Twenty CBME undergraduates spent two weeks this summer at a coal liquefaction plant in Inner Mongolia, owned by the Hong Kong Towngas group. Through this internship, the students gained an in-depth understanding of the whole production process and all major facilities involved. They visited production units such as air separation, water purification/wastewater treatment, coal gasification, methanol synthesis and hydrocarbon production.
Prof. Francesco CIUCCI has been awarded HKD1,384,600 for his ITF project on Development of a High-Performance and Safe All-Solid-State Li-ion Battery.
Prof. King Lun YEUNG received the Long Service Award for 20 years services at HKUST.
Prof. Henry Lam, Tom Luo and Marshal Liu were named by outstanding students as The Teachers I Like (2016).
Professor Andrew MAK has been promoted to Professor of Engineering Practice.
HKD1.15 Million Fund Awarded -- Dr. Wei Han, Research Assistant Professor, has received an Innovation & Technology Commission & Industries fund of HKD 1.15 million for his work on Ionic Liquid Filtration System for Air Purification and Disinfection. His co-Investigators are Professor King Lun YEUNG and Professor Joseph KC Kwan.
Professor Elected to AIChE -- Dr. Guohua Chen, Professor and Head of CBME, has been elected as Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, the highest grade of membership of AIChE. This honor recognizes distinctive professional achievements and accomplishments.