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


Jul 12, 2021: Our paper "Xia, T., Chen, C.* (2021). Evolution of pressure drop across electrospun nanofiber filters clogged by solid particles and its influence on indoor particulate air pollution control. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 402, 123479" has been identified as Highly Cited Paper by Web of Science.

Jun 29, 2021: The paper "Xia, T., Qi, Y., Dai, X., Liu, J., Xiao, C., You, R., Lai, D., Liu, J.*, Chen, C.* (2021). Estimating long-term time-resolved indoor PM2.5 of outdoor and indoor origin using easily-obtainable inputs" has been accepted by Indoor Air. Congratulations to Tongling!

Jun 16, 2021: The paper "Yu, X., Chan, J., Chen, C.* (2021). Review of radiative cooling materials: performance evaluation and design approaches" has been accepted by Nano Energy. Congratulations to Xinxian!

Jun 07, 2021: Zhuolun Niu passed his written and oral qualifying exams and becomes a Ph.D. candidate. His thesis is about "Development of electrospun nanofiber filters for indoor air quality control". Congratulations to Zhuolun!

Jun 01, 2021: The paper "Zhou, Y., An, Y., Chen, C., You, R. (2021). Exploring the feasibility of predicting contaminant transport using a stand-alone Markov chain solver based on measured airflow in enclosed environments" has been accepted by Building and Environment. Congratulations to Yiding!