Awards

Decorated faculty and award-winning students recognized for their accomplishments. Relentless striving for excellence sets an example for future generations to bring positive changes to society
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Fellows of the Institute of
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Engineers
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State Science and
Technology Awards in 2011
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Franklin Prize for Excellence in Teaching in School of Business & Management
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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

Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award (Science and Technology), The State Ministry of Education

Prof. Stuart GIETEL-BASTEN
Division of Social Science, Division of Public Policy

2020-2021 AUA Scholars Award, Asian Universities Alliance

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

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. Yong H. KIM
Department of Management

Responsible Research in Management Award, The International Association for Chinese Management Research (IACMR) and the Community for Responsible Research in Business and Management (RRBM)

Prof. Abhiroop MUKHERJEE
Department of Finance

Best Paper Award, the Asia-Pacific Research Exchange of the CFA Institute (ARX) and the CFA Society of Melbourne (CFAM)

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. Laurence Laurencio DELINA
Division of Environment and Sustainability

Balik Scientist Award, Department of Science and Technology of Republic of the Philippines

Prof. David CHANG
Division of Humanites

2020-21 Harvard-Yenching Visiting Scholar Award

Prof. Kei May LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

2020 Nick Holonyak Jr Award, Optical Society of America

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. Kai CHEN
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

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

Prof. Tong ZHANG
Department of Mathematics

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

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. Ping SHENG
Department of Physics

Member of Hong Kong Academy of Science

Prof. Benzhong TANG
Department of Chemistry

2020 Class of Fellow (Chemical Science), World Academy of Sciences

Prof. Hongbin LIU
Department of Ocean Science

Fellow of the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography

Prof. Tianshou ZHAO
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

Prof. Shengwang DU
Department of Physics

Global Champion, Intellectual Property Innovation and Entrepreneurship Contest 2019 (IPIEC), Hong Kong Chapter

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. 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. Ding PAN
Department of Chemistry, Department of Physics

2019 Deep Carbon Observatory Emerging Leader Award, Deep Carbon Observatory

Prof. Anthony Kwan LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

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

Prof. Richard LAKERVELD
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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

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

2019 Excellent Young Scholar, National Natural Science Foundation of China

Prof. Yingying LI
Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management, Department of Finance

2019 Excellent Young Scholar, National Natural Science Foundation of China

Prof. Anthony Kwan LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

2019 Excellent Young Scholar, National Natural Science Foundation of China

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. Shengwang DU
Department of Physics

Fellow of American Physical Society (APS)

Prof. Jianwei SUN
Department of Chemistry

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

Prof. Kai LIU
Division of Life Science

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

Prof. Shengwang DU
Department of Physics

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. Siu Fai LEUNG
Department of Economics

Medal of Honour, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

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. Shiqing LING
Department of Mathematics

Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS)