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


Jul 05, 2019: Qunxiu Ma joined our group as a visiting undergraduate student through the Summer Research Placement Programme for Mainland and Taiwan Students 2019. Qunxiu is current an undergraduate student at Peking University majoring in Energy and Environmental Engineering. Welcome!

Jul 03, 2019: Ye Bian passed his Ph.D. defense. His thesis title is "Electrospun nanofiber filters for effective air quality control". Ye is supervised by Prof. Li Zhang, and co-supervised by Prof. Chun Chen. So far, he has published 7 journal papers and he is the first author of 3 of them. Congratulations to Dr. Bian!

Jun 28, 2019: Ye Bian attended the 10th International Conference on Materials for Advanced Technologies (ICMAT 2019) from June 2328 in Marina Bay Sands, Singapore. He gave an oral presentation in the conference. 

Jun 26, 2019: Prof. Chun Chen attended the 2019 American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) Annual Conference from June 22–26 in Kansas City, MO, USA. He gave an oral presentation in the conference

Jun 21, 2019: Prof. Chun Chen received a research fund from the Boeing Company. "Assessment of the total pressure loss in flexible ducts in the environmental control system of commercial airplanes", The Boeing Company, Research and Development Project, No. 2019-GT-120, USD130,000 (~HKD1,014,000), 07/2019 to 06/2020.