Welcome to CBME!

This young and dynamic department was founded in 1993. It remains the only one department in Hong Kong that offers Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (BEng), Bachelor of Chemical and Environmental Engineering (CEEV), Bachelor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBME), Master of Philosophy (by research) (MPhil), Master of Science (by course) (MSc) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.

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News

  • The Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department welcomes Dr. Fei SUN join the department as an Assistant Professor

  • Feng XUAN, a PhD student, and his supervisor, Prof. I-Ming HSING, have recently published a paper in JACS, Journal of the American Chemical Society. This paper is also highlighted in the latest issue of JACS Spotlights.

  • Professor Furong GAO has won a National Science Foundation of China key project award entitled "High Performance Control of Batch Process". He was awarded a grant which he will be able to use at the Nansha campus to conduct research and support PG students.

  • Congratulations to our students, Carolina Lissette GARCIA HENRIQUEZ, Sunyoung HWANG and Jin LIU, who have successfully obtained Reaching Out Award (ROA) this year. All our students are strongly encouraged to participate in symposium and conference, and subsidy may be granted by the department or Hong Kong government.

  • A team led by our CBME student won the 2nd Prize at the 4th Annual HKUST One Million Dollar Enterpreneurship Competition

  • Professor Henry H N LAM is promoted to Associate Professor with Substantiation!

  • Success of AIChE student chapter at HKUST

  • Professor Minhua SHAO received the Supramaniam Srinivasan Young Investigator Award from the Electrochemical Society (ECS)

  • Professor Jean-Marie TARASCON, CBME Adjunct/Visiting Professor, has been elected as a Fellow of Royal Society of UK.

  • Professor Yuan Shuai LIU has been awarded the title of "Assistant Professor of Engineering Education" by the HKUST Provost and Executive Vice President Office. This title is awarded only to faculty who have demonstrated excellency in their own teaching and courses, and who have also taken on a broader role, working with colleagues to promote quality teaching, address major teaching and learning needs and develop new ideas and initiatives to support quality teaching and learning in association with School's unit for education development.

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Highlight

  • Professor Furong GAO has won a National Science Foundation of China key project award entitled "High Performance Control of Batch Process". He was awarded a grant which he will be able to use at the Nansha campus to conduct research and support PG students.

     
  • Success of AIChE student chapter at HKUST

     
  • Professor Minhua SHAO received the Supramaniam Srinivasan Young Investigator Award from the Electrochemical Society (ECS)

     
  • Professor Jean-Marie TARASCON, CBME Adjunct/Visiting Professor, has been elected as a Fellow of Royal Society of UK.

     
  • Professor Yuan Shuai LIU has been awarded the title of "Assistant Professor of Engineering Education" by the HKUST Provost and Executive Vice President Office. This title is awarded only to faculty who have demonstrated excellency in their own teaching and courses, and who have also taken on a broader role, working with colleagues to promote quality teaching, address major teaching and learning needs and develop new ideas and initiatives to support quality teaching and learning in association with School's unit for education development.

     

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Spotlight & Events

22-Aug-14 2014-08-22 09:00:00 2014-08-22 11:00:00 77 CBME Event: Exploration of Li-F Secondary Batteries Based on Layer-Structured Materials PhD Qualifying Examination by Yuebin YANG on 22 August 2014 in Room 4577 (lifts 27-28) at 09:00. Title: Exploration of Li-F Secondary Batteries Based on Layer-Structured Materials Room 4577 CBME cbme@ust.hk false YYYY-MM-DD
PhD Qualifying Examination by Yuebin YANG on 22 August 2014 in Room 4577 (lifts 27-28) at 09:00. Title: Exploration of Li-F Secondary Batteries Based on Layer-Structured Materials

02-Sep-14 2014-09-02 10:00:00 2014-09-02 12:00:00 77 CBME Event: Product Design of Chinese Herbal Medicine by Understanding of Traditional Manufacturing Process MPhil Thesis Presentation by Qi CHEN on 2 September 2014 in room 4577 (lifts 27-28) at 10:00. Title: Product Design of Chinese Herbal Medicine by Understanding of Traditional Manufacturing Process Room 4577 (lifts 27-28) CBME cbme@ust.hk false YYYY-MM-DD
MPhil Thesis Presentation by Qi CHEN on 2 September 2014 in room 4577 (lifts 27-28) at 10:00. Title: Product Design of Chinese Herbal Medicine by Understanding of Traditional Manufacturing Process

05-Sep-14 2014-09-05 14:30:00 2014-09-05 16:30:00 77 CBME Event: Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry for Zeolite Characterization MPhil Thesis Presentation by Felicia Febriana BUDIHARDJO on 5 September 2014 in Room 4577 (lifts 27-28) at 14:30. Title: Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry for Zeolite Characterization Room 4577 CBME cbme@ust.hk true YYYY-MM-DD
MPhil Thesis Presentation by Felicia Febriana BUDIHARDJO on 5 September 2014 in Room 4577 (lifts 27-28) at 14:30. Title: Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry for Zeolite Characterization

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