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Brief Biosketch

Dr. Ching-Yuen Chan was awarded his BEng in Mechanical Engineering at Salford University (UK) in 1989, going on to received his PhD in Manufacturing Engineering in 1994. At present, he is a lecturer in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, The University of Hong Kong Polytechnic, Hong Kong. His research interests are Industrial Automation, Production Monitoring, Production System Modelling and Staff Rostering.


Teaching and Research Specialties

Control & Automation, Logistic Facility Design, Warehouse Management and Materials Handling Systems, Aviation Logistics, Flight Route Optimization and Aviation Crew Scheduling.


Professional Services

  • Member of the Logistics Policy Committee of the Chartered Institute and Transport in Hong Kong.
  • Committee member of the IAENG International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence and Applications. 
  • Corporate Member of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers.


External Research Funding Secured

  • Feasibility Study on the Application of Micro/Nano Molding Technique for Chipless RFID Tags Fabrication (ITS/045/06)
  • Integration of Embedded Capacitors and Resistors in Multilayer Printed Circuit Board (TCS)




  1. Tang, C.S., Chan, C.Y., Yung, K.L. and Liu, H.R., The Formulation of System Monitoring Technique by Pattern Recognition, Annual Journal of IIE (Hong Kong), Vol. 27, Jun 2007, pp. 67-74.
  2. Chan, C.Y. and Tang, C.S., Formulation of a Stock Minimization Algorithm for the Management of Inbound Logistics, International Journal of Enterprise Network Management, Vol. 1, No. 4, Jun 2007, pp. 394-405.
  3. Tam, K.F., Chan C.Y., Ip W.H. and Tang C.S., In-house development of low cost automatic IC workcell for BGA solder ball attachment, Assembly Automation, Vol. 28, No. 3, Aug 2008, pp. 255-261.
  4. Wu C, Wang D, Ip, A, Wang D, Chan, C, Wang H, A Particle Swarm Optimization Approach for Components Placement Inspection on Printed Circuit Boards, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing, Vol. 20, pp.553-549 (2009)
  5. Wu C, Ip WH, Chan C, Yung K, Chen Z, Chaotic Hybrid Algorithm and its Application in Circle Detection, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Springer), Vol. 6024, pp.302-311 (2010)
  6. Wu CH, Ip WH, Chan CY, A Case Study on Multimedia e-tailing Services: Can Watermarks Help Build Customer Relationship?, International Journal of Services Technology and Management, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp.58-76 (2010)
  7. Kuan-Sheng Zou, Chun-Ho Wu, Wai-Hung Ip, Ching-Yuen Chan, Kei-Leung Yung, Zeng-Qiang Chen, A Novel 3D Model Retrieval Approach based on Model-partitioning and Fuzzy Relevance Feedback, Advanced Materials Research Vols. 143-144 (2011) pp 186-190, Online available since 2010/Oct/28 at www.scientific.net
  8. Zengqiang Chen, W.H. Ip, C.Y. Chan, K.L. Yung, Two-level chaos-based video cryptosystem on H.263 codec, Nonlinear Dyn (2010) 62: 647–664, [DOI 10.1007/s11071-010-9751-1]
  9. Chen Qian, Ching-Yuen Chan, Kai-Leung Yung, 2011. Reaching a destination earlier by starting later: Revisited. Transportation Research Part E, 47, 641–647
  10. Chen Qian, Ching Yuen Chan, Chi Shing Tang, Kai Leung Yung, 2011. System monitoring through element flow reasoning. Robotics and Computer-Integrated Manufacturing, 27, 221–233
  11. Shou-guo Wang and Ching-yuen Chan, 2011,Fabrication of integrated resistors in printed circuit boards, Journal of Central South University of Technology, Vol.18, No.3, 739-743  [DOI: 10.1007/s11771-011-0756-9] 
  12. Zhiqiao Wu, Jiafu Tang, C. K. Kwong And C. Y. Chan, 2011, An Optimization Model For Reuse Scenarioselection Considering Reliability And Cost In Software Product Line Development, International Journal of Information Technology & Decision Making, Vol. 10, No. 5, 811–841  [DOI: 10.1142/S0219622011004580


  1. Chan, C.Y., Data Requirements For Automatic Printed Circuit Board Assembly Rework, IMCC'95 - Proceedings of the Seventh International Manufacturing Conference in China, Harbin, China, Vol. 2, Oct 1995, pp. 107-112.
  2. Chan, W.M. and Chan, C.Y., Machine-Part Grouping Techniques for Cellular Manufacturing, Proceedings of the 5th Guangdong-Hong Kong Symposium on Advances in Mechatronic Research and Industrial Development, China, June 1998, pp. 10-21.
  3. Fang, S.L., Chan, C.Y., Wu H.F. and Ip W.H., Extended Product Data Management, Proceedings of the 5th Guangdong-Hong Kong Symposium on Advances in Mechatronic Research and Industrial Development, China, June 1998, pp. 184-194.
  4. Chan, C.Y., Fang, S.L., Ip, W.H. and Qi, G.N., Research on the Methodology of Concurrent Engineering, Proceedings of the 5th Guangdong-Hong Kong Symposium on Advances in Mechatronic Research and Industrial Development, China, June 1998, pp. 195-206.
  5. Chan, W.M. and Chan, C.Y., A Heuristic Algorithm For Intra-cellular Layout, Proceedings of the 15th Conference of the International Foundation For Production Research (ICPR-15 Manufacturing for a Global Market), Vol.2, Ireland, 9th-12th August 1999, pp. 1569-1572.
  6. Tang, C.S. and Chan, C.Y., Intelligent Production system Modeling, Proceedings of the 6th Guangdong-Hong Kong Symposium on Advances in Mechatronic Research and Industrial Development, China, November 2000, pp. 210-220.
  7. Lee, H. F., Chan, C.Y. and Yung, K.C., Integration of Embedded Capacitors and Resistors in Multi-layer Printed Circuit Board, Proceedings of International PCB Technology/Information Forum, Shenzhen, 19 Nov 2004, pp. 298-304.
  8. Tang, C.S., Chan, C.Y. and Yung, K.L., The Development of a Generic Technique for Flow Line Monitoring, International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (IAENG), Hong Kong, 20-22 Jun 2006, pp. 651-655.
  9. Tam, K.F., Chan, C.Y., Tang, C.S. and Jayant, A., Ball Array Defects and Vision Inspection, National Conference on Design, Dynamics and Manufacturing, Longowal – 148106 (Punjab), India, 16-17 Mar 2007, pp. 306-311.
  10. Lee, H.F., Chan, C.Y., Yung, K.C., Tang, C.S. and Jayant, A., Development of Embedded Passives in PCBAs, National Conference on Design, Dynamics and Manufacturing, Longowal – 148106 (Punjab),  India, 16-17 Mar 2007, pp. 325-331.
  11. Tang C.S., C.Y. Chan and K.L. Yung, A Generic System Monitoring Technique by Using Similarity Recognition on the Flowing Entity Pattern, Third  International Conference on Natural Computation, Haikou, Hainan, China, 24-27 August 2007, Vol. 5, pp. 389-393.
  12. Tang C.S., C.Y. Chan and K.L. Yung, Application of pattern Matching in Dynamic System Diagnostic, Proceedings of the 8th Asia pacific Industrial Engineering & Management System and 2007 Chinese Institute of Industrial Engineers Conference, Taiwan, 9-12 Dec 2007, pp. 71.
  13. QIAN Chen, CHAN Ching Yuen and GAO Jian, Deployment of RFID in an Ocean Shipping Company, International Journal of Arts & Sciences, 4(12), 2011, pp. 115–122