Built Environment & Energy Laboratory
Principal Investigator
Chun Chen (陈淳)

Contact Information:

Room 305, 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
Email: chunchen@mae.cuhk.edu.hk

Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering

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


Airborne Particle Dynamics in the Built Environment


Dec 24, 2021: The paper "Huang, W., An, Y., Pan, Y., Li, J., Chen, C.* (2022). Predicting transient particle transport in periodic ventilation using Markov chain model with pre-stored transition probabilities." has been accepted by Building and Environment. Congratulations to Wenjie!

Dec 23, 2021: Prof. Chun Chen received research funding from University Grants Council (UGC) of Hong Kong through the Research Matching Grant Scheme (RMGS). "Fundamental study on the dispersion of exhaled bioaerosols in indoor environments - RMG01", No. 8601618, HKD501,361.

Dec 12, 2021: The paper "Huang, W., Chen, C.* (2021). An improved Markov chain model with modified turbulence diffusion for predicting indoor particle transport." has been accepted by Building and Environment. Congratulations to Wenjie!

Nov 24, 2021: Ho Kam Dai and Chun Chen attended the 12th International Symposium on Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (ISHVAC 2021) virtual conference. Kelvin presented a conference paper "Dai, H.K., Huang, W., Fu, L., Lin, C.-H., Wei, D., Dong, Z., You, R., Chen, C.* (2021). Experimental measurements of pressure drop in flexible ventilation ducts. Paper 02-2-05".

Nov 15, 2021: Dr. Tongling Xia has finished her Postdoc research work in our group. She will join Midea Building Technologies Division as a Research Engineer. Thank you, Tongling, for your great contributions to our group! Good luck for your future career!