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


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!

Nov 10, 2021: Prof. Chun Chen received the research funding from Hong Kong Centre for Logistics Robotics: "Portable nanofiber-based air cleaners for reducing infection risks at cargo container shipping ports", HKD544,600), 12/2021 to 11/2023.

Oct 20, 2021: Prof. Chun Chen received the research funding from the Boeing Company: "Developing an improved Lagrangian model for predicting the dispersion, deposition, and ultraviolet disinfection of bioaerosols in aircraft cabins", No. 2021-GT-326, USD140,000 (~HKD1,089,000), 10/2021 to 09/2022.

Sep 10, 2021: We had a group dinner together to celebrate the achievements of each group member in the past year. Thanks all for your great efforts!