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Personal profile

Chinese Name: 何詠基

Variants: Ho, W., Ho, W. K.

Academic qualifications:

2007-2009                 Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Mechanical & Materials Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, Canada

2005-2007                 Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept of Civil & Environmental Engineering, PolyU, Hong Kong

2001-2005                 Ph.D in Chemistry, (Supervisor: Prof. Jimmy C Yu), CUHK, Hong Kong

1998-2001                 BSc. in Chemistry, CUHK, Hong Kong

Working experience:

2016-present            Associate Head, Dept. of Science and Environmental Studies, EdUHK, Hong Kong

2020-present            Professor, Dept. of Science and Environmental Studies, EdUHK, Hong Kong

2015-2020                Associate Professor, Dept. of Science and Environmental Studies, EdUHK, Hong Kong

2012-2015                Assistant Professor, Dept. of Science and Environmental Studies, EdUHK, Hong Kong

2011-2012                Technical Manager, Nano & Advanced Materials Institute, HKUST, Hong Kong

2009-2011                Assistant Technical Manager, Nano & Advanced Materials Institute, HKUST, Hong Kong

2014-present            Adjunct Professor, Institute of Earth Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

2018-present            Adjunct Professor, Xi'an Jiaotong University, China,

2016-2018               Adjunct Professor, South Central University for Nationalities, China

2013-2016               Adjunct Professor, College of Environmental and Biological Engineering, Chongqing Technology and Business  University,  China

Awards:

  • “Highly Cited Researchers 2018” by Clarivate Analytics (formerly known as the Intellectual Property and Science Business of Thomson Reuters). Link 1  Link 2 Link 3
  • President’s Award for Outstanding Performance in Research ( Research Excellence Award) 2018/19, EdUHK, Hong Kong. Link
  • Gold Medal, “Novel Air Purifiers Using New Graphitic Carbon Nitride Photocatalyst Material” International Invention Innovation Competition in Canada (iCAN), Toronto, Canada (2018) Link
  • Research Output Prize, Dean’s Research Prize, FLASS, EdUHK, Hong Kong (2017/18) Link
  • President’s Award for Outstanding Performance in Research (Early Career Research Excellence Award) 2014/15, HKIEd, Hong Kong Link
  • RGC Early Career Award (2013/14) (傑出青年學者獎), University Grants Committee, Hong Kong Link
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship (2007/08), The Ministry of Research & Innovation, Canada
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship (2005/06), The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

Research interests

Research Interests: 

  • Artificial Photosynthesis for Energy Conversion and Environmental Remediation
  • Air Pollution Control
  • Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) Monitoring and Management
  • Heterogeneous catalysis and photocatalysis
  • Nano-technology for Environmental Applications
  • Science and Environmental Education

 

Professional information

External Appointments

Visiting Professorship

  • Adjunct Professor (Xi'an Jiaotong University, China) 2018 - now
  • Adjunct Professor (Institute of Earth Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China) 2014 - Now
  • Adjunct Professor (South Central University for Nationalities, China) 2016 - 2018
  • Adjunct Professor (Chongqing Technology and Business University, China) 2013 - 2016

Professional Activities

  • Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) Subject Committees – Chemistry, Hong Kong Examinations and Assessment Authority (HKEAA), 2018-2021.
  • Editorial Board, International Journal of Photoenergy (JCR-SCI Impact Factor of Journal: 2.663)
  • Editorial Board, Environmental Science: Current Research (Herald Scholarly)
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Environmental Pollution and Management (Scholarena)
  • Editorial Board, International Journal of Nanoparticles & Nanotechnology (HELICS Group: Scientific Network)
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Civil Engineering and Environmental Sciences (Peertechz Publications)
  • Senior Editorial Board Members, General Chemistry
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Research in Science Mathematics and Technology Education
  • Guest Editor, The special issue "Nanomaterials for Environmental Applications" of Journal of Nanomaterials, 2014. (JCR-SCI 5-Year Impact Factor of Journal: 1.63)
  • Guest Editor, The special issue " Nano-structural Photocatalytic Materials: Synthesis, Characterization and Applications " of Molecules, 2014. (JCR-SCI 5-Year Impact Factor of Journal: 2.638)
  • International Organization Committee, International Workshop on Graphene and C3N4-based Photocatalysts, June 2015, State key laboratory of Advanced Technology for Material Synthesis and Processing, Wuhan, China
  • Organization Committee, International Conference of East-Asian Association for Science Education 2013, Hong Kong
  • Organization Committee Hong Kong Symposium on Recent Advances in Energy Technology and the Environment: Rare Earths, Transition Metals, Synchrotron Radiation and VUV, HKIEd, 2013

Mentorship

  • Mentor: United College Shum Choi Sang Mentorship Programme, The Chinese University of Hong Kong. (2013 - present).

School and Student Activities

  • Adjudicator,1st Hong Kong International STEMathon, organized by Young Post (SCMP), Hong Kong New Generation Cultural Association (2019)
  • Adjudicator, ECF Creative Upcycling Competition, organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups (2018)
  • Adjudicator, Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition, co-organized by The Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the Education Bureau and the Hong Kong Science Museum and supported by the Innovation and Technology Commission and Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation. (2013-2018)
  • Adjudicator,16th and 17th Primary Science Project Competition, co-organized by HKIEd, HKeducationCITY.net, Education Department, Hong Kong Science Museum and Leisure & Cultural Services Department (2013 &2014)

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