Prof. Shien Ping FENG
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Hong Kong
Dr. Shien‐Ping FENG is an Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at The University of Hong Kong (HKU). He received his BS, MS, PhD from National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan. Before entering academia, he was an engineer and manager at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company from 2001 to 2008 and a deputy director at Tripod Technology Corporation from 2008 to 2009. He was employed as a Postdoctoral Associate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology from 2009 to 2011. He joined HKU as an Assistant Professor in October 2011 and was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure in September 2017. His research focuses on the development of electrochemical technology for low‐grade heat recovery, solar and indoor light harvesting, and nanomaterial fabrication. Dr. Feng’s research has been well funded by external competitive grants as well as industry from Hong Kong, China, Taiwan and USA. He has published 120 journal papers and holds 21 patents. Through his patented technologies, Dr. Feng and his team established two start‐up companies. Dr. Feng received the HKU Research Output Prize and Faculty Knowledge Exchange Award, the Silver Medal Award at the 2nd Asia Exhibition of Inventions, the Gold Medal and Top 10 Best Invention Award at the 5th International Invention Innovation Competition in Canada (iCAN), the Business Start‐up Award and Energy Award at the IChemE Global Awards, the Gold Medal at the 48th International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva (2021 Special Edition), and the IAAM Scientist Medal from International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM), Sweden. He is a Chartered Engineer (CEng), a Chartered Scientist (CSci), a Fellow (FIMMM) of the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining, and a Fellow (FRSC) of the Royal Society of Chemistry.