Building Energy & Environment Laboratory
Principle Investigator
Chun Chen (陈淳)

Contact Information:

Room 216, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building,
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T.
Hong Kong SAR, China
Tel: (852) 3943 8052
Fax: (852) 2603 6002

Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical and Automation Engieering

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

B. Eng., Building Science, Tsinghua University, 2009
M. Eng., Civil Engineering, Tsinghua University, 2012
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 2015


Indoor Air Quality


May 12, 2019: Prof. Chun Chen attended the 9th Chinese Society for Environmental Sciences – Indoor Environment and Health Branch Conference and the 4th International Symposium on Bioaerosols (IEHB 2019) from May 10-12 in Nanjing, China. He gave a podium presentation and served as the Chair for one podium session. 

May 07, 2019: Yue Pan has passed his Ph.D. candidancy and qualifying exams (both written and oral). His proposed thesis title is "Developing a New Nozzle for Reducing Particle Deposition in Aircraft Cabins". He has published one paper in Building and Environment. Congratulations to Yue!

Apr 16, 2019: Prof. Chun Chen served as one of the judges for the final assessment of the “My Green Space” Green Building Competition for Schools 2018/19. The Competition was organized by Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC).

Feb 26, 2019: Prof. Chun Chen gave a talk on "Airborne particle dynamics in the built environment" in the Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. The talk summarized the work our group has done in the past two and a half years.

Feb 19, 2019: The paper "Lai, D.*, Chen, C.* Comparison of the linear regression, multinomial logit, and ordered probability models for predicting the distribution of thermal sensation" has been accepted by Energy and Buildings. This is a collaborative research with Prof. Dayi Lai from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.