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Faculty Awards, Honors & Achievements (Institutional)
School of Engineering Research Excellence Award

Launched in 2011, the Award recognizes and rewards faculty members for their research impact and contributions to a local, regional and global context. Learn more about the awards here.

List of recipients:

Distinguished Research Excellence Award 
2016 Prof Qiang Yang Department of Computer Science and Engineering
2014 Prof Tianshou Zhao Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
2013 Prof Chung Yee Lee Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
2012 Prof Tongyi Zhang Department of Mechanical Engineering
2011 Prof Hoi Sing Kwok Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
 
Research Excellence Award
2016 Prof Daniel P Palomar Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
2014 Prof Hong K Lo Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
2013 Prof Irene Lo Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Prof Dimitris Papadias Department of Computer Science and Engineering
2012 Prof Vladimir Chigrinov Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Prof Hai Yang Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
2011 Prof Guohua Chen Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Prof Qian Zhang Department of Computer Science and Engineering
 
Young Investigator Research Award
2016 Prof Zhiyong Fan Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
2012 Prof Ke Yi Department of Computer Science and Engineering
2011 Prof Matthew McKay Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
 
Honorable Mention for the Distinguished Research Excellence Award
2012 Prof Gordon McKay Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

 

School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award

(known as Bechtel Foundation Engineering Teaching Excellence Award during 2002-2004)

The Award was established in 1994-95 to recognize the outstanding teaching performance of engineering faculty. Since 2004-05, the number of awards presented annually was limited to a maximum of 4 awards, including a maximum of 3 Teaching Awards plus 1 Distinguished Teaching Award.

List of recipients of Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award (from 2004-05 to 2013-14):
(Awardees with * were selected for the School of Engineering Distinguished Teaching Award)

Year Name Department
2016-17 Prof Larry Li* Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Prof Minhua Shao Chemical and Biological Engineering
Prof Yu-Hsing Wang Civil and Environmental Engineering
Prof Ajay Joneja Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
2015-16 Prof David Rossiter* Computer Science and Engineering
Prof Ben Y B Chan Civil and Environmental Engineering
Prof Robin L W Ma Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Prof Raymond C W Wong Computer Science and Engineering
2014-15 Prof Marshal Liu* Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Prof Francesco Ciucci Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
2013-14 Prof Xueqing Zhang* Civil and Environmental Engineering
Prof David C W Hui Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Prof Andrew B Horner Computer Science and Engineering
2012-13 Prof Shenghui Song* Electronic and Computer Engineering
Prof Sunghun Kim Computer Science and Engineering
Prof Ho Yin Mak Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
2011-12 Prof Jack Cheng* Civil and Environmental Engineering
Prof David Rossiter Computer Science and Engineering
Prof Ling Shi Electronic and Computer Engineering
2010-11 Prof Henry H N Lam* Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Prof Ning Cai Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
2009-10 Prof Ying Chau* Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Prof Kam Tim Woo Electronic and Computer Engineering
Prof Huihe Qiu Mechanical Engineering
2008-09 Prof David Rossiter* Computer Science and Engineering
Prof Yu-Hsing Wang Civil Engineering
Prof Amine Bermak Electronic and Computer Engineering
2007-08 Prof Jeff Hong* Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
Prof Ping Gao Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Prof Chun Man Chan Civil Engineering
Prof Philip Mok Electronic and Computer Engineering
2006-07 Prof Irene Lo* Civil Engineering
Prof Edmond Ko Chemical Engineering
Prof Gary S H Chan Computer Science and Engineering
2005-06 Prof Mordecai J Golin* Computer Science and Engineering
Prof Po Lock Yue Chemical Engineering
Prof Lambros Katafygiotis Civil Engineering
2004-05 Prof Mansun Chan* Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Prof Irene Lo Civil Engineering
Prof David Rossiter Computer Science
Prof Ravindra Goonetilleke Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management
 
 

Michael G. Gale Medal for Distinguished Teaching

The Michael G. Gale Medal for Distinguished Teaching at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology was established by the University Council in 1994 to commemorate the late Founding Council Member, Mr Michael G. Gale, for his distinguished service and outstanding contributions to the development of the University.

The Medal is awarded each year at the University's Congregation to a member of the academic staff who best exemplifies continued pursuit of excellence, devotion to teaching, and the ability to inspire and motivate others. The recipient is representative of the high quality of teaching and learning that the University offers and promotes.

Awardees from School of Engineering:

Year Name Department
2017 Prof David Rossiter Computer Science and Engineering
2015 Prof Kam Tim Woo Electronic and Computer Engineering
2014 Prof Chun Man Chan Civil and Environmental Engineering
2011 Prof Amine Bermak Electronic and Computer Engineering
2008 Prof Mordecai Golin Computer Science and Engineering
2006 Prof Irene Man-Chi Lo Civil Engineering
2004 Prof Ben Young Civil Engineering
2001 Prof Andrew B. Horner Computer Science
1998 Prof Khaled Ben Letaief Electrical and Electronic Engineering
1996 Prof Mark J. Davidson Civil Engineering

For more details of the Medal and a full list of the awardees, visit the Quality Assurance website of the University.

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