Prof. Ben Yui Bun CHAN 陳銳斌

Ben Yui Bun

PhD in Civil Engineering
Associate Professor of Engineering Education
Senior Lecturer
Acting Director of Center for Engineering Education Innovation
Associate Director of Academy for Bright Future Young Engineers
Research Area
Research Interests
Bridge dynamics
Creativity and design thinking
Mechanics analysis for construction materials

PhD, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Research Projects

Hong Kong Research Grant Council RGC No. 612207 for the project on Operational Requirements for Long Span Bridges under Strong Wind Conditions.

Hong Kong Research Grant Council RGC Reference Number 612106 for the finite strip analysis of the spatial vibration of multi-support, long span bridges 

Hong Kong Research Grant Council RGC No. 610505 for the development of life cycle cost analysis and management of reinforced/prestressed concrete structures

RUSAL funded research on large-scale pre-insulated fiber reinforced aluminum envelope and roof system (US$500,000) 

RGC Competitive Earmarked Research Grant No. 611908 for the Performance and Dynamic Characteristics of Composite Long-span Cable- stayed Bridges

Selected Publications

Chan Ben Y. B., Chernousov Andrey (2018), “Optimizing in-situ nitridation in piled aluminium flakes for novel closed cell composites with high fracture stress and toughness Materials and Design”, Materials and Design, Vol 150, 15 July 2018, Pages 113-123

Chan Ben Y. B., Chernousov Andrey (2016), “Novel form-stable phase change material composite for high-efficiency room temperature control”, Journal of Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 2016, ISBN/ISSN : 0927-0248;1879-3398, SOLMAT-D-16-01737R1

Yang Liu, JS Kuang, BYB Chan (2017), “Flexural behaviour of fibre-reinforced polymer–aluminium sandwich curtain walls”, Journal of Sandwich Structures & Materials, January 13, 2017

Chan Ben Y. B., Chernousov Andrey (2016), “Numerical Simulation of Thermal Mass Enhanced Envelopes for Office Buildings in Subtropical Climate Zone”, Journal of Energy and Buildings, v. 118, April 2016, p. 214-225

Chan Ben Y. B., Chernousov Andrey (2015), “Thermal Characterization of Smart and Large Scale Building Envelope System in a Subtropical Climate”, International Journal of Civil, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering, Vol.9, No.4, 2015

Ben Y. B. Chan & Paul T. C. Pang (2017), “Carbon Nano Fibre Reinforced Aluminium and Its Impact on Sustainable Development”, Joint Structural Division Conference on Green Structures and Construction, 2017, Page: 30-40

Ben Y. B. CHAN (2015), “A New Perspective on the Use of Phase-change Material in Buildings”, Materials Science and Technology in Engineering Conference (MaSTEC 2015) - Frontiers of Sustainable Materials, 2 / F Pearl Ballroom, Eaton Hotel Hong Kong, 380 Nathan Road, Kowloon, 25 Jun 2015