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2019H1 News

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

May 30, 2019: Prof. Chun Chen published an invited article "The future trend in building design towards minimizing transmission of airborne infectious diseases" in Siliconindia Magzine, Link:

May 29, 2019: Prof. Chun Chen attended the 13th Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Associations (REHVA) World Congress (CLIMA 2019) from May 26 to 29 in Bucharest, Romania. He gave a podium presentation in the conference. 

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 to 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.
Jan 08, 2019: The paper "Pan, Y., Lin, C.-H., Wei, D., Chen, C.* Experimental measurements and large eddy simulation of particle deposition distribution around a multi-slot diffuser" has been accepted by Building and Environment. This work is supported by the Boeing Company. Congratulations to Yue!
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