Fellow of 2013, MAN, Professor, Hau Chung 文効忠


FHKEng [2013] A4 B3 C3 C4

Academic degrees:
BSc(Eng), MSc, PhD, DIC

Professional qualifications:
– Fellow, Laser Institute of America;
– Fellow, Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining;
– Chartered Engineer, Engineering Council, UK;
– Member, MHKIE

Honours, affiliations and other appointments
– Chair Professor of Materials Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Area of Expertise:
High power laser materials processing and application; materials technology; corrosion; surface engineering

Ir Professor Hau specializes in high power laser cutting, welding and surface engineering. He has rich industrial and research experiences in this advanced materials processing technology. He has published over 200 journal papers in this area and provided many consultancy services to the industry in laser applications and materials engineering. He obtained the Geneva Innovation gold award for his On-line monitoring system for high speed laser spot welding.