Prof. SU Zhongqing assumes the position of Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering with effect from 1 July 2021.

At the same time, Dr ZHANG Peng is appointed as the Associate Head overseeing teaching and learning development of the Department.

Dr TANG Hui is the Associate Head in charge of all research matters and serves as Chairman of the Departmental Research Committee (DRC).

Prof. SU Zhongqing

Head and Professor


Associate Head and Associate Professor


Associate Head and Associate Professor

Message from Head

Welcome to the Department of Mechanical Engineering (ME), at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU)! As one of the founding departments of PolyU since her establishment in the inception of 1937, ME has been substantially shaped into today’s all-round excellence in teaching, research and community service, thanks to the selfless devotion from generations of students, academics, technical and administrative staff, alumni, friends and partners.

Driven by our steadfast mission to train future leaders with creativity, broad vision, global outlook, and professional ethics for industry, academia, government and communities, ME has built a solid foundation for nurturing young engineers and scholars to better the community with their knowledge, dedication and passion. In retrospect …

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