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Michael Anson Professor in Civil Engineering
Chair Professor of Sustainable Construction Materials
Head of Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Professor Poon Chi Sun

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Congratulations to four CEE students for winning the 1st Runner-up and achieving the Highest 7-day Strength in Low Carbon Concrete Trophy Competition 2022 (Students Category). The group was supervised by Prof. Chi Sun Poon, Head of the Department.   This award recognizes their talent and outstanding performance in the design of the low carbon concrete.

5 Dec 2022


CEE Job Interview Training Workshop was successfully held on 18 Nov 2022 (Friday). 19 CEE students received recruitment guidance from HR professionals and 12 mock interviews were conducted by CEE alumni with personalised advice offered. We would like to express our gratitude to the mock interviewers: Ir Ricky Chi-pan Wong, JP (Head of Civil Engineering Office, CEDD) and Mr Kenny KM Lok (Co-Founder, EnviPro Technology). Special thanks to the suppo

1 Dec 2022

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Dr Wang Xiaoyou obtained her B.S. Degree (2015) from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, M.S. degree (2018) from Tongji University, and Ph.D. degree (2021) from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Prior to joining PolyU as a Research Assistant Professor, Dr Wang worked as a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at PolyU in 2022. Dr Wang's current research interests include structural health monitoring and damage detection, statistical learnin

1 Dec 2022

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Dr Liu obtained his Ph.D. from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) in 2021. He graduated with his Master’s degree from City University of Hong Kong in 2014 and earned his dual Bachelor's degrees at Wuhan University and China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) in 2009. He had six years of experience in site investigation, laboratory tests of soil and rock, and consultancy in mainland China, Hong Kong, and abroad. He also had one year of ex

1 Dec 2022

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The PolyU 85th Anniversary Appreciation Dinner was held on 25 Nov 2022.  It was our great honor to have invited the following guests to join the CEE table. Middle photo back row from left : Dr Raymond Cheung (Head of Geotechnical Engineering Office, CEDD), Ms Jenny Yiu (Chief Operating Officer, Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Limited), Ms Grace Kwok (Chairman and Executive Director, Allied Sustainability and Environmental Consultants Group

29 Nov 2022

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Prof. Yu Tao delivered a seminar with the topic of “Infrastructure applications of fibre-reinforced polymer composites” on 23 November 2022. It was co-organized with HKIE Civil Division.

29 Nov 2022

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Prof. Chi Sun Poon’s research team is sponsored by Sun Hung Kei Properties (SHKP) to develop novel low-carbon concrete carbon technologies by utilizing waste carbon dioxide to activate cement so as to lower the carbon emission during concrete production.

28 Nov 2022

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Congratulations to the following PhD graduates for receiving the “Excellent Young Scientists Fund of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (Overseas)” for Year 2022. This prestigious award recognizes the significance and excellence of their performance in research field. Name Current Post Year of Graduation

23 Nov 2022

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The 28th Congregation (2022) was successfully held on 16 Nov 2022 (Wed). It was a great honor to have Mr Fong Hok-shing, Michael, JP, Director of Civil Engineering and Development of CEDD, and Ir Edmond Wong, President of Civil and Environmental Engineering Alumni Association (CEEAA), to celebrate this special occasion with the graduates together.   Congratulations to all our graduates of 2021/22 academic year in achieving an important milestone

23 Nov 2022


The CEE Departmental Retreat, with over 45 staff participants, was successfully held on 29 Nov 2022.   The event covered a wide range of presentation and discussions sessions, including the mock RAE, research appraisal criteria, teaching development, promotional and marketing strategies. It was a fruitful experience to share views among staff members on the major development of the Department.

5 Dec 2022

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