Recent News

For all the latest news of FCE, please see our FCE e-bulletin.

13 Sep 2018
PolyU scholar wins the inaugural Publons ECR Reviewers’ Choice Award
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is delighted to announce that Dr Huang Xinyan, Assistant Professor of the Department of Building Services Engineering, was awarded the inaugural...

Read more ...

7 Sep 2018
International Conference on Engineering Research and Practice for Steel Construction 2018
10 world-renowned researchers and engineers presented their latest research and construction projects at the first International Conference on Engineering Research and Practice for Steel...

Read more ...

30 Aug 2018
Faculty Forum Highlights FCE Strategic Plans
To cultivate a supportive culture for academics of the Faculty of Construction and Environment (FCE) to engage in high impact and collaborative research, a Faculty Forum was held on 30 August 2018....

Read more ...

13 Aug 2018
Which part of your university experience influenced you the most?
“Hall life! I was an introvert, but becoming friends with roommates from different countries gave me confidence to step out of my comfort zone.” Hanging out with his roommates from...

Read more ...

30 Jul 2018
PolyU-led project awarded the largest grant in the latest round of Theme-based Research Scheme
The Faculty of Construction and Environment (FCE) is pleased that a project led by Prof. Jin-Guang Teng of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) to develop a new type of...

Read more ...

30 Jun 2018
How to enhance efficiency in tree management?
Under the PolyU-led Jockey Club Smart City Tree Management Project, Smart Sensing Technology (SST) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) will be applied in monitoring the stability of trees. Dr...

Read more ...

20 Jun 2018
IAWE Senior Award (Davenport Medal) for Dean of FCE
Prof. You-Lin Xu, Dean of the Faculty of Construction and Environment (FCE), was honoured with the International Association for Wind Engineering (IAWE) Senior Award with Davenport Medal for his...

Read more ...

14 Jun 2018
FCE to apply smart sensing technology in urban tree management
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) kicked off the Jockey Club Smart City Tree Management Project, a large-scale pilot project in Hong Kong, with the support from academia, non-government...

Read more ...

30 May 2018
Dean (FCE) received Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Award
Professor You-Lin Xu, Chair Professor of Structural Engineering at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), has been bestowed the 12th Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Prize by the...

Read more ...

25 May 2018
FCE professors speak on opening up Chinese mainland funding for Hong Kong
In a TVB news programme on opening up Chinese mainland funding for Hong Kong, a number of researchers from local universities were interviewed. Professor Chung Kwok-fai, Associate Head of...

Read more ...

30 Apr 2018
HKIE Gold Medal for BSE Academic
For his significant contributions in teaching, research and consultancy services related to the science of fire engineering and building services engineering for more than three decades, Prof....

Read more ...

31 Dec 2017
People Stories
Prof. Ko Jan-ming PolyU Former Vice President (Research Development)Emeritus Professor (Structural Engineering)Senior Advisor of PolyU Research Institute for Sustainable Urban...

Read more ...