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Chau, Kwok-wing (周國榮) 

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Curriculum Vitae

Teaching Areas

Postgraduate

  • Coastal Hydraulics

Undergraduate

  • Hydraulics and Hydrology
  • Fluid Mechanics

 

Research Interests

Coastal Hydraulics, Water Quality Modelling, Circulation Modelling

Publications

  1. Ehteram, Mohammad, Mousavi, Sayed_Farhad, Karami, Hojat, Farzin, Saeed, Singh, Vijay, Chau, Kwok-wing, El-Shafie, Ahmad, “Reservoir operation based on evolutionary algorithms and multi-criteria decision making under climate change and uncertainty,” Journal of Hydroinformatics (accepted in publication)
    https://doi.org/10.2166/hydro.2018.094
  2. Kazemi, S.M.R., Bidgoli, Behrouz Minaei, Shamshirband, Shahaboddin, Karimi, Seyed mehdi, Ghorbani, Mohammad Ali, Chau, Kwok-wing, KazemPour, Reza “A novel genetic-based negative correlation learning for estimating soil temperature,” Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics 12 (1): 506-516 2018.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/19942060.2018.1463871
  3. Nabavi-Pelesaraei, A., Rafiee, S., Mohtasebi, S.S., Hosseinzadeh-Bandbafha, H., Chau, K.W., “Integration of artificial intelligence methods and life cycle assessment to predict energy output and environmental impacts of paddy production,” Science of The Total Environment 631-632: 1279-1294 AUG 2018.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.03.088
  4. Ardabili, Sina Faizollahzadeh, Najafi, Bahman, Shamshirband, Shahaboddin, Bidgoli, Behrouz Minaei, Deo, Ravinesh C., Chau, Kwok-wing, “Computational intelligence approach for modeling hydrogen production: a review,” Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics 12 (1): 438-458 2018.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/19942060.2018.1452296
  5. Fotovatikhah, Farnaz, Herrera, Manuel, Shamshirband, Shahaboddin, Chau, Kwok-wing, Ardabili, Sina Faizollahzadeh, Piran, Md. Jalil, “Survey of Computational Intelligence as Basis to Big Flood Management: Challenges, research directions and Future Work,” Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics 12 (1): 411-437 2018.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/19942060.2018.1448896
  6. Hosseinzadeh-Bandbafha, Homa, Nabavi-Pelesaraei, Ashkan, Khanali, Majid, Ghahderijani, Mohammad, Chau, Kwok-wing, “Application of data envelopment analysis approach for optimization of energy use and reduction of greenhouse gas emission in peanut production of Iran,” Journal of Cleaner Production 172: 1327-1335 JAN 2018.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.10.282
  7. Alizadeh, Mohamad Javad, Kalarestaghi, Naghi, Chau, Kwok Wing, “Toward multi-day-ahead forecasting of suspended sediment concentration using ensemble models,” Environmental Science and Pollution Research 24 (36): 28017-28025 DEC 2017.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-017-0405-4
  8. Nabavi-Pelesaraei, Ashkan, Rafiee, Shahin, Mohtasebi, Seyed Saeid, Hosseinzadeh-Bandbafha, Homa, Chau, Kwok-wing, “Energy consumption enhancement and environmental life cycle assessment in paddy production using optimization techniques,” Journal of Cleaner Production 162: 571-586 SEP 2017.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.06.071
  9. Nabavi-Pelesaraei, Ashkan, Bayat, Reza, Hosseinzadeh-Bandbafha, Homa, Afrasyabi, Hadi, Chau, Kwok-wing, “Modeling of energy consumption and environmental life cycle assessment for incineration and landfill systems of municipal solid waste management - A case study in Tehran Metropolis of Iran,” Journal of Cleaner Production 148: 427-440 APR 2017.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.01.172
  10. Chau, Kwok-wing, “Use of Meta-Heuristic Techniques in Rainfall-Runoff Modelling” Water 9(3): article no. 186, 6p MAR 2017.
    https://doi.org/10.3390/w9030186
  11. Mou, Ben, He, Bao-Jie, Zhao, Dong-Xue, Chau, Kwok-wing, “Numerical simulation of the effects of building dimensional variation on wind pressure distribution,” Engineering Applications of Computational Fluid Mechanics 11 (1): 293-309 2017.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/19942060.2017.1281845
  12. Wang, Wen-chuan, Chau, K.W., Xu, Dong-Mei, Qiu, Lin and Liu, Can-can, “The annual maximum flood peak discharge forecasting using Hermite projection pursuit regression with SSO and LS method,” Water Resources Management 31 (1): 461-477 JAN 2017.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11269-016-1538-9
  13. Sefeedpari, P., Rafiee, S., Akram, A., Chau, K.W., Pishgar-Komleh, S.H., “Prophesying egg production based on energy consumption using multi-layered adaptive neural fuzzy inference system approach,” Computers and Electronics in Agriculture 131: 10-19 DEC 2016.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compag.2016.11.004
  14. Chen, Xiao-yun and Chau, K.W., “A Hybrid Double Feedforward Neural Network for Suspended Sediment Load Estimation,” Water Resources Management 30 (7): 2179-2194 MAY 2016.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11269-016-1281-2
  15. Chen, Xiao-yun, Chau, K.W. and Busari, A.O., “A comparative study of population-based optimization algorithms for downstream river flow forecasting by a hybrid neural network model,” Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 46 (A): 258-268 NOV 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2015.09.010
  16. Taormina, Riccardo, Chau, Kwokwing and Sivakumar, Bellie, “Neural network river forecasting through baseflow separation and binary-coded swarm optimization”, Journal of Hydrology 529 (3): 1788-1797 OCT 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.08.008
  17. Taormina, Riccardo and Chau, Kwokwing, “Data-driven input variable selection for rainfall-runoff modeling using binary-coded particle swarm optimization and Extreme Learning Machines”, Journal of Hydrology 529 (3): 1617-1632 OCT 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.08.022
  18. Gholami, V., Chau, K.W., Fadaee, F., Torkaman, J. and Ghaffari, A., “Modeling of groundwater level fluctuations using dendrochronology in alluvial aquifers”, Journal of Hydrology 529 (3): 1060-1069 OCT 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.09.028
  19. Taormina, Riccardo and Chau, Kwokwing, “ANN-based interval forecasting of streamflow discharges using the LUBE method and MOFIPS”, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 45: 429-440 OCT 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2015.07.019
  20. Chen, Xiao-yun, Chau, K.W. and Wang, Wen-chuan, “A Novel Hybrid Neural Network based on Continuity Equation and Fuzzy Pattern-recognition for Downstream Daily River Discharge Forecasting,” Journal of Hydroinformatics 17 (5): 733-744 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.2166/hydro.2015.095
  21. Cheng, Chun-tian, Niu, Wen-jing, Feng, Zhong-kai, Shen, Jian-jian and Chau, Kwok-wing, “Daily Reservoir Runoff Forecasting Method Using Artificial Neural Network Based on Quantum-behaved Particle Swarm Optimization” Water 7 (8): 4232-4246 AUG 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.3390/w7084232
  22. Wang, Wen-chuan, Chau, K.W., Xu, Dong-Mei and Chen, Xiao-yun, “Improving forecasting accuracy of annual runoff time series using ARIMA based on EEMD decomposition,” Water Resources Management 29 (8): 2655-2675 JUN 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11269-015-0962-6
  23. Wang, Wen-chuan, Chau, K.W., Qiu, Lin and Chen, Yang-bo, “Improving forecasting accuracy of medium and long-term runoff using artificial neural network based on EEMD decomposition,” Environmental Research 139: 46-54 MAY 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2015.02.002
  24. Olyaie, Ehsan, Banejad, Hossein, Chau, K.W. and Melesse, A.M., “A comparison of various artificial intelligence approaches performance for estimating suspended sediment load of river systems: a case study in United States,” Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 187 (4): Article no. 189 22p APR 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s10661-015-4381-1
  25. Taormina, Riccardo and Chau, Kwokwing, “Neural Network River Forecasting with Multi-Objective Fully Informed Particle Swarm optimization”, Journal of Hydroinformatics 17 (1): 99-113 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.2166/hydro.2014.116
  26. Cheng, Chuntian, Liu, Benxi, Chau, Kwok-Wing, Li, Gang and Liao, Shengli, “China’s small hydropower and its dispatching management,” Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 42: 43-55 FEB 2015.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2014.09.044
  27. Saeidifarzad, B., Nourani, V., Aalami, M.T. and Chau, K.W., “Multi-site calibration of linear reservoir based geomorphologic rainfall-runoff models”, Water 6 (9): 2690-2716; doi:10.3390/w6092690 SEP 2014.
    https://doi.org/10.3390/w6092690
  28. Wang, Wen-Chuan, Xu, Dong-Mei, Chau, K.W. and Lei, Guan-Jun, “Assessment of river water quality based on theory of variable fuzzy sets and fuzzy binary comparison method,” Water Resources Management 28 (12): 4183-4200 SEP 2014.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11269-014-0738-4
  29. Cheng, Chuntian, Wang, Sen, Chau, Kwok-wing and Wu, Xinyu, “Parallel Discrete Differential Dynamic Programming for Multireservoir Operation,” Environmental Modelling & Software 57: 152-164 JUL 2014.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2014.02.018
  30. Wongwises, S., Ghajar, A.J., Chau, K.W., Valladares, O.G., Kundu, B., Dalkılıç, A.S. and Lazarus, G.A., “Two-Phase Flow and Heat Transfer Enhancement,” Advances in Mechanical Engineering 2013: Article ID 256839, 2 p 2013.
    https://doi.org/10.1155/2013/256839
  31. Wang, Wen-chuan, Xu, Dong-mei, Chau, K.W. and Chen, Shou-yu, “Improved annual rainfall-runoff forecasting using PSO-SVM model based on EEMD,” Journal of Hydroinformatics 15 (4): 1377-1390 2013.
    https://doi.org/10.2166/hydro.2013.134
  32. Wu, C.L. and Chau, K.W., “Prediction of Rainfall Time Series Using Modular Soft Computing Methods”, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 26 (3): 997-1007 2013.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2012.05.023
  33. Xu, Dong-mei, Wang, Wen-chuan, Chau, K.W., Cheng, Chun-tian and Chen, Shou-yu, “Comparison of three global optimization algorithms for calibration of the Xinanjiang model parameters,” Journal of Hydroinformatics 15 (1): 174-193 2013.
    https://doi.org/10.2166/hydro.2012.053
  34. Taormina, Riccardo, Chau, Kwokwing and Sethi, Rajandrea, “Artificial Neural Network simulation of hourly groundwater levels in a coastal aquifer system of the Venice lagoon”, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 25 (8): 1670-1676 2012.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2012.02.009
  35. Cheng, Chuntian, Shen, Jianjian, Wu, Xinyu and Chau, Kwok-wing, “Short-Term Hydroscheduling with Discrepant Objectives Using Multi-Step Progressive Optimality Algorithm,” Journal of the American Water Resources Association 48 (3): 464-479 2012.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1752-1688.2011.00628.x
  36. Wang, Wen-chuan, Cheng, Chun-tian, Chau, K.W. and Xu, Dong-mei, “Calibration of Xinanjiang model parameters using hybrid genetic algorithm based fuzzy optimal model,” Journal of Hydroinformatics 14 (3): 784-799 2012.
    https://doi.org/10.2166/hydro.2011.027
  37. Cheng, Chuntian, Shen, Jianjian, Wu, Xinyu and Chau, Kwok-wing, “Operation challenges for fast-growing China's hydropower systems and respondence to energy saving and emission reduction,” Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews 16 (5): 2386-2393 2012.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rser.2012.01.056
  38. Wu, C.L. and Chau, K.W., “Rainfall-Runoff Modeling Using Artificial Neural Network Coupled with Singular Spectrum Analysis”, Journal of Hydrology 399 (3-4): 394-409 2011.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.01.017
  39. Wu, C.L. and Chau, K.W., “Data-driven models for Monthly Streamflow Time Series Prediction,” Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 23 (8): 1350-1367, 2010.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2010.04.003
  40. Wu, C.L., Chau, K.W. and Fan, C., “Prediction of rainfall time series using modular artificial neural networks coupled with data-preprocessing techniques”, Journal of Hydrology 389 (1-2): 146-167 2010.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.05.040
  41. Chau, K.W. and Wu, C.L., “A Hybrid Model Coupled with Singular Spectrum Analysis for Daily Rainfall Prediction,” Journal of Hydroinformatics 12 (4): 458-473, 2010.
    https://doi.org/10.2166/hydro.2010.032
  42. Zhang, Shanwen and Chau, Kwok-Wing, “Dimension Reduction Using Semi-Supervised Locally Linear Embedding for Plant Leaf Classification,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5754: 948-955 2009.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-04070-2_100
  43. Wu, C.L., Chau, K.W. and Li, Y.S., “Predicting monthly streamflow using data-driven models coupled with data-preprocessing techniques,” Water Resources Research, 45 (8): article no. W08432 2009.
    https://doi.org/10.1029/2007WR006737
  44. Wang, Wen-chuan, Chau, K.W., Cheng, Chun-Tian and Qiu, Lin, “A comparison of performance of several artificial intelligence methods for forecasting monthly discharge time series,” Journal of Hydrology 374 (3-4): 294-306 2009.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.06.019
  45. Zhang, J. and Chau, K.W., “Multilayer Ensemble Pruning via Novel Multi-sub-swarm Particle Swarm Optimization,” Journal of Universal Computer Science 15 (4): 840-858 2009.
    https://doi.org/10.3217/jucs-015-04-0840
  46. Wu, C.L., Chau, K.W. and Li, Y.S., “Methods to improve neural network performance in daily flows prediction,” Journal of Hydrology 372 (1-4): 80-93 2009.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.03.038
  47. Jia, Wei, Ling, Bin, Chau, Kwok-Wing, Heutte, Laurent, “Palmprint Identification Using Restricted Fusion,” Applied Mathematics and Computation 205 (2): 927-934 2008.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amc.2008.05.024
  48. Huang, Zhi-Kai and Chau, Kwok-Wing, “A New Image Thresholding Method Based on Gaussian Mixture Model,” Applied Mathematics and Computation 205 (2): 899-907 2008.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amc.2008.05.130
  49. Zhang, J. and Chau, K.W., “The explicit exploration information exchange mechanism for niche technique,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5227: 583-590 2008.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85984-0_70
  50. Cheng, Chun-Tian, Xie, Jing-Xin, Chau, K.W. and Layeghifard, Mehdi, “A new indirect multi-step-ahead prediction model for a long-term hydrologic prediction,” Journal of Hydrology 361 (1-2): 118-130 2008.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2008.07.040
  51. Wu, C.L., Chau, K.W. and Li, Y.S., “River Stage Prediction Based on a Distributed Support Vector Regression,” Journal of Hydrology 358 (1-2): 96-111 2008.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2008.05.028
  52. Cheng, Chun-Tian, Wang, Wen-Chuan, Xu, Dong-Mei and Chau, K.W., “Optimizing hydropower reservoir operation using hybrid genetic algorithm and chaos,” Water Resources Management. 22 (7): 895-909 2008.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s11269-007-9200-1
  53. Chau, K.W., “A split-step particle swarm optimization algorithm in river stage forecasting,” Journal of Hydrology 346 (3-4): 131-135 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2007.09.004
  54. Chau, K.W. and Muttil, N., “Data mining and multivariate statistical analysis for ecological system in coastal waters,” Journal of Hydroinformatics 9 (4): 305-317 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.2166/hydro.2007.003
  55. Chau, K.W., “Incorporation of sustainability concepts into a civil engineering curriculum,” Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, ASCE 133 (3): 188-191 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)1052-3928(2007)133:3(188)
  56. Muttil, N. and Chau, K.W., “Machine-learning paradigms for selecting ecologically significant input variables,” Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 20 (6): 735-744 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2006.11.016
  57. Chau, K.W., “Integrated water quality management in Tolo Harbour, Hong Kong: a case study,” Journal of Cleaner Production 15 (16): 1568-1572 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2006.07.047
  58. Chau, K.W., “Application of a PSO-based neural network in analysis of outcomes of construction claims,” Automation in Construction 16 (5): 642-646 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2006.11.008
  59. Chau, K.W., “Insight into resolving construction disputes by mediation/adjudication in Hong Kong,” Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, ASCE 133 (2): 143-147 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)1052-3928(2007)133:2(143)
  60. Chau, K.W., “Web-based interactive computer-aided learning package on open-channel flow: innovations, challenges, and experiences,” Journal of Professional Issues in Engineering Education and Practice, ASCE 133 (1): 9-17 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)1052-3928(2007)133:1(9)
  61. Chau, K.W., “An ontology-based knowledge management system for flow and water quality modeling,” Advances in Engineering Software 38 (3): 172-181 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.advengsoft.2006.07.003
  62. Chau, K.W., “Reliability and performance-based design by artificial neural network,” Advances in Engineering Software 38 (3): 145-149 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.advengsoft.2006.09.008
  63. Wu, C.L., Chau, K.W. and Huang, J.S., “Modelling coupled water and heat transport in a soil-mulch-plant-atmosphere continuum (SMPAC) system,” Applied Mathematical Modelling 31 (2): 152-169 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apm.2005.08.018
  64. Li, Hui-Xian, Cheng, Chun-Tian and Chau, K.W., “Parallel resource co-allocation for the computational grid,” Computer Languages, Systems & Structures 33 (1): 1-10 2007.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cl.2005.09.004
  65. Wu, C.L. and Chau, K.W., “Mathematical model of water quality rehabilitation with rainwater utilisation: a case study at Haigang,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 534-545 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2006.011227
  66. Zhao, Ming-Yan, Cheng, Chun-Tian, Chau, K.W., Li, Gang, “Multiple criteria data envelopment analysis for full ranking units associated to environment impact assessment,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 448-464 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2006.011222
  67. Chen, W. and Chau, K.W., “Intelligent manipulation and calibration of parameters for hydrological models,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 432-447 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2006.011221
  68. Chau, K.W., “An expert system on site selection of sanitary landfill,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 402-411 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2006.011219
  69. Xie, Jing-Xin, Cheng, Chun-Tian, Chau, K.W. and Pei, Y.Z., “A hybrid adaptive time-delay neural network model for multi-step-ahead prediction of sunspot activity,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 364-381 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2006.011217
  70. Chau, K.W., “Development of an integrated knowledge-based system on flow and water quality in Hong Kong coastal waters,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 297-309 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2006.011213
  71. Wu, C.L. and Chau, K.W., “A flood forecasting neural network model with genetic algorithm,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 261-273 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2006.011211
  72. Muttil, N. and Chau, K.W., “Neural network and genetic programming for modelling coastal algal blooms,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 223-238 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2006.011208
  73. Chau, K.W., “Editorial, Special Issue on Application of Artificial Intelligence on Environmental Prediction,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 28 (3-4): 221-222 2006.
    http://www.inderscience.com/editorials/f101185342971261.pdf
  74. Chau, K.W., “Particle swarm optimization training algorithm for ANNs in stage prediction of Shing Mun River,” Journal of Hydrology 329 (3-4): 363-367 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2006.02.025
  75. Chau, K.W., “Prediction of construction litigation outcome using a split-step PSO algorithm,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 4233: 1101-1107 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11893257_120
  76. Chau, K.W., “A review on integration of artificial intelligence into water quality modelling,” Marine Pollution Bulletin 52 (7): 726-733 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2006.04.003
  77. Chau, K.W., “Persistent organic pollution characterization of sediments in Pearl River estuary,” Chemosphere 64 (9): 1545-1549 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2005.11.060
  78. Lin, Jian-Yi, Cheng, Chun-Tian and Chau, K.W., “Using support vector machines for long-term discharge prediction,” Hydrological Sciences Journal 51 (4): 599-612 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1623/hysj.51.4.599
  79. Chau, K.W., “A split-step PSO algorithm in predicting construction litigation outcome,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 4099: 1211-1215 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-36668-3_163
  80. Chau, K.W., “A review on the integration of artificial intelligence into coastal modeling,” Journal of Environmental Management 80 (1): 47-57 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvman.2005.08.012
  81. Chau, K.W., “Prediction of construction litigation outcome - a case-based reasoning approach,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 4031: 548-553 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11779568_59
  82. Wu, C.L. and Chau, K.W., “Evaluation of several algorithms in forecasting flood,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 4031: 111-116 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11779568_14
  83. Li, X.Y., Chau, K.W., Cheng, C.T. and Li, Y.S., “A Web-based flood forecasting system for Shuangpai region,” Advances in Engineering Software 37 (3): 146-158 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.advengsoft.2005.05.006
  84. Cheng, Chun-Tian, Zhao, Ming-Yan, Chau, K.W. and Wu, Xin-Yu, “Using genetic algorithm and TOPSIS for Xinanjiang model calibration with a single procedure,” Journal of Hydrology 316 (1-4): 129-140 2006.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2005.04.022
  85. Cheng, Chun-Tian, Wu, Xin-Yu and Chau, K.W., “Multiple criteria rainfall-runoff model calibration using a parallel genetic algorithm in a cluster of computer,” Hydrological Sciences Journal 50 (6): 1069-1087 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1623/hysj.2005.50.6.1069
  86. Chau, K.W., “Algal bloom prediction with particle swarm optimization algorithm,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 3801: 645-650 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11596448_95
  87. Chau, K.W., “Prototype expert system for site selection of a sanitary landfill,” Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems 22 (4): 205-215 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/10286600500309928
  88. Chau, K.W., “An unsteady three-dimensional eutrophication model in Tolo Harbour, Hong Kong,” Marine Pollution Bulletin 51 (8-12): 1078-1084 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2005.02.015
  89. Chau, K.W., “Characterization of transboundary POP contamination in aquatic ecosystems of Pearl River Delta,” Marine Pollution Bulletin 51 (8-12): 960-965 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2005.02.028
  90. Chau, K.W., Wu, C.L. and Li, Y.S., “Comparison of several flood forecasting models in Yangtze River,” Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE 10 (6): 485-491 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)1084-0699(2005)10:6(485)
  91. Chau, K.W., “Intelligence-based educational package on fluid mechanics,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 3683: 756-762 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11553939_107
  92. Yu, Bin, Cheng, Chun-Tian, Yang, Zhong-Zheng and Chau, K.W., “Application of PGA on optimization of distribution of shopping centers,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 3673: 576-586 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11558590_58
  93. Cheng, Chun-Tian, Lin, Jian-Yi, Sun, Ying-Guang and Chau, K.W., “Long-term prediction of discharges in Manwan Hydropower using adaptive-network-based fuzzy inference systems models,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3612: 1152-1161 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11539902_145
  94. Chau, K.W., “Knowledge acquisition on manipulation of flow and water quality Models,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 3607: 356-357 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11527862_31
  95. Chau, K.W., “Predicting construction litigation outcome using particle swarm optimization,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 3533: 571-578 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11504894_80
  96. Cheng, Chun-Tian, Chau, K.W., Sun, Ying-Guang and Lin, Jian-Yi, “Long-term prediction of discharges in Manwan Reservoir using artificial neural network models,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3498: 1040-1045 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11427469_165
  97. Chau, K.W., “A split-step PSO algorithm in prediction of water quality pollution,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3498: 1034-1039 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/11427469_164
  98. Cheng, Chuntian, Chau, K.W., Li, G. and Li, X.Y., “Collaborative web application for flood control system of reservoirs,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3399: 364-374 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-31849-1_36
  99. Chau, K.W., “Problem-based learning approach in accomplishing innovation and entrepreneurship of civil engineering undergraduates,” International Journal of Engineering Education 21 (2): 228-232 2005.
    https://www.ijee.ie/articles/Vol21-2/IJEE1602.pdf
  100. Chau, K.W., Anson, M. and De Saram, D.D., “4D dynamic construction management and visualization software: 2. site trial,” Automation in Construction 14 (4): 525-536 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2004.11.005
  101. Chau, K.W., Anson, M. and Zhang, J.P., “4D dynamic construction management and visualization software: 1. development,” Automation in Construction 14 (4): 512-524 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2004.11.002
  102. Chau, K.W. and Albermani, F., “A knowledge-based system for liquid retaining structure design with blackboard architecture,” Building and Environment 40 (1): 73-81 2005.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.buildenv.2004.05.005
  103. Chau, K.W., “Investigation on effects of aggregate structure in water and wastewater treatment,” Water Science and Technology 50 (12): 119-124 2004.
    http://wst.iwaponline.com/content/50/12/119
  104. Cheng, Chuntian, Chau, K.W., Li, X.Y. and Li, G., “Developing a web-based flood forecasting system for reservoirs with J2EE,” Hydrological Sciences Journal 49 (6): 973-986 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1623/hysj.49.6.973.55723
  105. Cheng, Chuntian and Chau, K.W., “Flood control management system for reservoirs,” Environmental Modeling & Software 19 (12): 1141-1150 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2003.12.004
  106. Chau, K.W., “Selection and calibration of numerical modeling in flow and water quality,” Environmental Modeling and Assessment 9 (3): 169-178 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/s10666-005-3797-3
  107. Chau, K.W. and Albermani, F., “An expert system on design of liquid-retaining structures with blackboard architecture,” Expert Systems 21 (4): 183-191 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1468-0394.2004.00276.x
  108. Chau, K.W., “A three-dimensional eutrophication modeling in Tolo Harbour,” Applied Mathematical Modelling 28 (9): 849-861 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.apm.2004.04.002
  109. Wang, H.J., Zhang, J.P., Chau, K.W. and Anson, M., “4D dynamic management for construction planning and resource utilization,” Automation in Construction 13 (5): 575-589 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2004.04.003
  110. Chau, K.W., “Rainfall-runoff correlation with particle swarm optimization algorithm,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3174: 970-975 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-28648-6_154
  111. Chau, K.W. and Sze, Y.H., “AI-based teaching package for open channel flow on internet,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3143: 98-104 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-27859-7_13
  112. Chau, K.W., Anson, M. and Zhang, J.P., “Four-dimensional visualization of construction scheduling and site utilization,” Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE 130 (4): 598-606 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(2004)130:4(598)
  113. Chau, K.W., “A two-stage dynamic model on allocation of construction facilities with genetic algorithm,” Automation in Construction 13 (4): 481-490 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.autcon.2004.02.001
  114. Chau, K.W., “River stage forecasting with particle swarm optimization,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 3029: 1166-1173 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-24677-0_119
  115. Chau, K.W. and Cheung, C.S., “Knowledge representation on design of storm drainage system,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 3029: 886-894 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-24677-0_91
  116. Chau, K.W., “Knowledge-based system on water-resource management in coastal waters,” Water and Environment Journal 18 (1): 25-28 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1747-6593.2004.tb00488.x
  117. Chau, K.W. and Jiang, Y.W., “A three-dimensional pollutant transport model in orthogonal curvilinear and sigma coordinate system for Pearl river estuary,” International Journal of Environment and Pollution 21 (2): 188-198 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1504/IJEP.2004.004185
  118. Chau, K.W., “A prototype knowledge-based system on unsteady open channel flow in water resources management,” Water International 29 (1): 54-60 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/02508060408691748
  119. Chau, K.W., “Intelligent manipulation of calibration parameters in numerical modeling,” Advances in Environmental Research 8 (3-4): 467-476 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S1093-0191(02)00123-5
  120. Chau, K.W. and Albermani, F., “Hybrid knowledge representation in a blackboard KBS for liquid retaining structure design,” Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 17 (1): 11-18 2004.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2003.11.007
  121. Chau, K.W. and Albermani, F., “Knowledge-based system on optimum design of liquid retaining structures with genetic algorithms,” Journal of Structural Engineering, ASCE 129 (10): 1312-1321 2003.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9445(2003)129:10(1312)
  122. Chau, K.W. and Albermani, F., “A coupled knowledge-based expert system for design of liquid-retaining structures,” Automation in Construction 12 (5): 589-602 2003.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0926-5805(03)00041-4
  123. Chau, K.W. and Jiang, Y.W., “Simulation of transboundary pollutant transport action in the Pearl River delta,” Chemosphere 52 (9): 1615-1621 2003.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0045-6535(03)00501-0
  124. Chau, K.W., “Internet-based interactive package for diagnostic assessment on learning of fluid mechanics,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2783: 287-296 2003.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-45200-3_27
  125. Chau, K.W., Anson, M. and Zhang, J.P., “Implementation of visualization as planning and scheduling tool in construction,” Building and Environment 38 (5): 713-719 2003.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0360-1323(02)00239-1
  126. Chau, K.W., “Manipulation of numerical coastal flow and water quality models,” Environmental Modeling & Software 18 (2): 99-108 2003.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S1364-8152(02)00072-5
  127. Chau, K.W., Cao, Ying, Anson, M. and Zhang, Jianping, “Application of data warehouse and decision support system in construction management,” Automation in Construction 12 (2): 213-224 2003.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0926-5805(02)00087-0
  128. Chau, K.W., “Calibration of flow and water quality modeling using genetic algorithm,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 2557: 720-720 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-36187-1_69
  129. Chau, K.W. and Cheng, C.T., “Real-time prediction of water stage with artificial neural network approach,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 2557: 715-715 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-36187-1_64
  130. Chau, K.W., Albermani, F. and Chan, S.L., “Development of an intelligent tutoring system on design of liquid retaining structures,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 2557: 714-714 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-36187-1_63
  131. Cheng, Chuntian, Ou, Chunping and Chau, K.W., “Combining a fuzzy optimal model with a genetic algorithm to solve multi-objective rainfall-runoff model calibration,” Journal of Hydrology 268 (1-4): 72-86 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0022-1694(02)00122-1
  132. Cheng, Chuntian and Chau, K.W., “Three-person multi-objective conflict decision in reservoir flood control,” European Journal of Operational Research 142 (3): 625-631 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0377-2217(01)00319-8
  133. Chau, K.W. and Jin, H.S., “Two-layered, 2D unsteady eutrophication model in boundary-fitted coordinate system,” Marine Pollution Bulletin 45 (1-12): 300-310 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0025-326X(02)00096-6
  134. Cao, Ying, Chau, K.W., Anson, M. and Zhang, Jianping, “An intelligent decision support system in construction management by data warehousing technique,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2480: 360-369 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-45785-2_28
  135. Albermani, F. and Chau, K.W., “Web-based knowledge-based system on liquid retaining structure design as instructional tool,” Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2436: 95-105 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-45689-9_8
  136. Chau, K.W., Cheng, Chuntian, Li, Y.S., Li, C.W. and Wai, O., “An intelligent knowledge processing system on hydrodynamics and water quality modeling,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 2358: 670-679 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-48035-8_65
  137. Chau, K.W. and Anson, M., “A knowledge-based system for construction site level facilities layout,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 2358: 393-402 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-48035-8_39
  138. Chau, K.W. and Albermani, F., “Genetic algorithms for design of liquid retaining structure,” Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence 2358: 119-128 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-48035-8_12
  139. Chau, K.W., Cheng, Chuntian and Li, C.W., “Knowledge management system on flow and water quality modeling,” Expert Systems with Applications 22 (4): 321-330 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0957-4174(02)00020-9
  140. Chau, K.W. and Jiang, Y.W., “Three-dimensional pollutant transport model for the Pearl River estuary,” Water Research 36 (8): 2029-2039 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0043-1354(01)00400-6
  141. Chau, K.W., “Field measurements of SOD and sediment nutrient fluxes in a land-locked embayment in Hong Kong,” Advances in Environmental Research 6 (2): 135-142 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S1093-0191(00)00075-7
  142. Chau, K.W. and Albermani, F., “Expert system application on preliminary design of water retaining structures,” Expert Systems with Applications 22 (2): 169-178 2002.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0957-4174(01)00053-7
  143. Cheng, Chuntian and Chau, K.W., “Fuzzy iteration methodology for reservoir flood control operation,” Journal of the American Water Resources Association 37 (5): 1381-1388 2001.
    https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1752-1688.2001.tb03646.x
  144. Chau, K.W. and Chen, W., “A fifth generation numerical modelling system in coastal zone,” Applied Mathematical Modelling 25 (10): 887-900 2001.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0307-904X(01)00020-8
  145. Chau, K.W. and Chen, W., “An example of expert system on numerical modelling system in coastal processes,” Advances in Engineering Software 32 (9): 695-703 2001.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0965-9978(01)00023-0
  146. Chau, K.W., “Field studies of sediment nutrient fluxes and sediment oxygen demand in Hong Kong,” Toxicology 164 (1-3): 214-214 2001.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0300-483X(01)00386-9
  147. Chau, K.W. and Jiang, Y.W., “3D numerical model for Pearl River estuary,” Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE 127 (1): 72-82 2001.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9429(2001)127:1(72)
  148. Chau, K.W., “Transverse mixing coefficient measurements in an open rectangular channel,” Advances in Environmental Research 4 (4): 287-294 2000.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S1093-0191(00)00028-9
  149. Chau, K.W. and Jin, H.S., “Depth-averaged, two-dimensional eutrophication modelling for Tolo Harbour, Hong Kong,” Environmental Modeling and Assessment 4 (2-3): 189-199 1999.
    https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1019060100321
  150. Jin, Haisheng, Egashira, Shinji and Chau, K.W., “Carbon to chlorophyll-a ratio in modeling long-term eutrophication phenomena,” Water Science and Technology 38 (11): 227-235 1998.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/S0273-1223(98)00659-3
  151. Chau, K.W. and Jin, H.S., “Eutrophication model for a coastal bay in Hong Kong,” Journal of Environmental Engineering, ASCE 124 (7): 628-638 1998.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9372(1998)124:7(628)
  152. Chau, K.W., Jin, H.S. and Sin, Y.S., “A finite difference model of two-dimensional tidal flow in Tolo Harbor, Hong Kong,” Applied Mathematical Modelling 20 (4): 321-328 1996.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0307-904X(95)00127-6
  153. Chau, K.W. and Jin, H.S., “Numerical solution of two‐layer, two‐dimensional tidal flow in a boundary‐fitted orthogonal curvilinear co‐ordinate system,” International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 21 (11): 1087-1107 1995.
    https://doi.org/10.1002/fld.1650211106
  154. Chau, K.W. and Zhang, X.N., “An expert system for flow routing in a river network,” Advances in Engineering Software 22 (3): 139-146 1995.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0965-9978(95)00026-S
  155. Chau, K.W., “Integrated CAD package for storm-water drainage networks,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE 121 (4): 336-339 1995.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9496(1995)121:4(336)
  156. Pau, S.H., Chau, K.W. and Wong, W.G., “Closure for the prospects for no-dig technology in Hong Kong construction industry,” Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE 121 (1): 160-163 1995.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(1995)121:1(160)
  157. Chau, K.W. and Ng, S.L., “A robust integrated computer-aided design package for urban drainage networks,” Water Science and Technology 30 (1): 117-120 1994.
    http://wst.iwaponline.com/content/30/1/117.article-info
  158. Chau, K.W., “Computer-aided design of gravity type vertical seawall,” Advances in Engineering Software 19 (1): 33-40 1994.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0965-9978(94)90044-2
  159. Chau, K.W. and Yang, Wen-wu, “Structuring and evaluation of VP-expert based knowledge bases,” Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 7 (4): 447-454 1994.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0952-1976(94)90010-8
  160. Chau, K.W. and Yang, Wen-wu, “Development of an integrated expert system for fluvial hydrodynamics,” Advances in Engineering Software 17 (3): 165-172 1993.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0965-9978(93)90076-6
  161. Pau, S.H., Chau, K.W. and Wong, W.G., “Prospects for no-dig technology in Hong Kong construction industry,” Journal of Construction Engineering and Management, ASCE 119 (3): 550-559 1993.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(1993)119:3(550)
  162. Chau, K.W., “Management of limited water resources in Hong Kong,” International Journal of Water Resources Development 9 (1): 65-73 1993.
    https://doi.org/10.1080/07900629308722574
  163. Chau, K.W. and Sin, Y.S., “Correlation of water quality parameters in Tolo Harbour, Hong Kong,” Water Science and Technology 26 (9-11): 2555-2558 1992.
    http://wst.iwaponline.com/content/26/9-11/2555
  164. Sin, Y.S. and Chau, K.W., “Eutrophication studies on Tolo Harbour, Hong Kong,” Water Science and Technology 26 (9-11): 2551-2554 1992.
    http://wst.iwaponline.com/content/26/9-11/2551
  165. Chau, K.W. and Yang, Wen-wu, “A knowledge-based expert system for unsteady open channel flow,” Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 5 (5): 425-430 1992.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0952-1976(92)90014-B
  166. Chau, K.W., “A robust computer-aided design package for municipal stormwater drainage networks,” Advances in Engineering Software 15 (1): 43-53 1992.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0965-9978(92)90043-F
  167. Chau, K.W., “Resolving construction disputes by mediation: Hong Kong experience,” Journal of Management in Engineering, ASCE 8 (4): 384-393 1992.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)9742-597X(1992)8:4(384)
  168. Chau, K.W., “An expert system for the design of gravity-type vertical seawalls,” Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence 5 (4): 363-367 1992.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0952-1976(92)90044-K
  169. Chau, K.W., “User-friendly PC-based design package for gravity-type seawalls,” Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, ASCE 118 (3): 267-279 1992.
    https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)0733-950X(1992)118:3(267)
  170. Chau, K.W. and Lee, S.T., “Computer-aided design package RCTANK for the analysis and design of reinforced concrete tanks,” Computers and Structures 41 (4): 789-799 1991.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0045-7949(91)90188-R
  171. Chau, K.W. and Lee, J.H.W., “Mathematical modelling of Shing Mun River network,” Advances in Water Resources 14 (3): 106-112 1991.
    https://doi.org/10.1016/0309-1708(91)90001-5