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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 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


Congratulations to Daniyar Kurmankhojayev, Dr Li Guoyuan, and Prof. Anthony Chen for winning the “Best Conference Paper Award” given by the 13th International Conference on Reliability, Maintainability, and Safety (ICRMS) 21-24 August 2022.

15 Nov 2022

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Congratulations to Prof. Anthony Chen for his research output “An Evaluation Framework of Automated Electric Transportation System” being selected as the “most popular” paper from the last 3 years in the respectable journal Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review.   According to Journal Citation Reports 2021, Transportation Research Part E ranks 6/381, 3/138, 3/87 and 4/37 in the fields of economics, civil engineering,

15 Nov 2022

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The PolyU Undergraduate Info Day 2022 was successfully held on 8 Oct 2022 (Sat). During the info seminars, Dr Andy Leung, Associate Head (Partnership), introduced the admission information and career prospects of BEng (Hons) Scheme in Civil Engineering and Sustainable Development [JS3120]. Laboratory tours to Noise and Safety Lab, Structural Engineering Research Lab, Geology Lab and Water and Waste Teaching Lab were also arranged to participants

9 Nov 2022

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Dr Qi ZHANG obtained his BEng. degree from Tongji University in 2016 and his Ph.D. degree from Stanford University in 2021. Before joining PolyU as a Research Assistant Professor, he worked as a RGC Postdoctoral Research Fellow at PolyU from 2021 to 2022. He specializes in computational geomechanics of double porosity and transverse isotropy. His ongoing research includes THM processes in methane hydrate-bearing formations, fractured shale reserv

7 Nov 2022

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24 students from CCC Kei Long College visited CEE department on 31 Oct 2022 (Mon). Dr Tony Sze, Associate Professor, introduced the admission information of BEng(Hons) Scheme in Civil Engineering and Sustainable Development. A laboratory visit to Structural Engineering Research Laboratory and Water & Waste Research Laboratory were also arranged to them. All students found the visit fruitful and enjoyable.

7 Nov 2022

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25 students from United Christian College (Kowloon East) visited CEE department on 27 Oct 2022 (Thurs). Dr Andy Leung, Associate Head (Partnership), shared the recent development of civil engineering which helped students to gain better understanding of the field. Apart from the programme talk, students also visited Structural Engineering Research Laboratory and Water & Waste Research Laboratory.

7 Nov 2022

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28 CEE scholars have been listed among the top 2% scientists released by Stanford University. This ranking demonstrates their publication are most frequently cited by other authors globally.   The report was prepared by a team of experts led by Prof. John Ioannidis of Stanford University. According to the team, the publicly available database provides standardized information on citations, h-index, co-authorship adjusted hm-index, citations to pa

1 Nov 2022


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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