Funding

Research

 Ongoing Projects
China
Project Title Source of Funding Project Duration Role
1000 Young Talent Program- Environmentally Green Construction Materials Central Government of China & University Match-Funding July 16 – Dec 2020 Principle Investigator
Production of Artificial Aggregate from Manganese residual, Phase Change Material and CO2 Sequestration Hunan Provincial Key Research and Development Plan Sep 17 – Sep
2020
Principle Investigator
Carbonation of Ready-Mix Concrete by Direct Infusion of Carbonated Solution

 

National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)/ International (Regional) Cooperation and Exchange Projects

Jan 19 – Dec 2020

Host Researcher,

Use of Calcium-rich Waste Concrete and CO2 to Produce Carbonated Slurry for Enhancing Cementitious Properties
National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)/ International (Regional) Cooperation and Exchange Projects
Jan 20 – Dec 2021
Host Researcher,
(PI: Dr. Hamideh M)
 
Completed Projects 
Hong Kong
Project Title Source of Funding Project Duration Role
Recycling HK-based Wastes into Lightweight Aggregates for Civil Engineering Applications Innovation and Technology Fund of Hong Kong SAR March 15 – Sept 16 Project Coordinator / Principle Investigator
Non-Load Bearing Concrete Blocks with Recycled Glass Cullet and Improved Fire Resistance Innovation and Technology Fund of Hong Kong SAR Apr 15 – June16 Project Coordinator / Principle Investigator
Green Fabric Reinforced Cementitious Matrix Enhanced by Nanotechnology Innovation and Technology Fund of Hong Kong SAR May 14 – Aug 15 Project Coordinator / Principle Investigator
Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF) Internship Programme Innovation and Technology Fund of Hong Kong SAR Nov 14 – Aug 15 Project Coordinator / Principle Investigator
Application of Self-Compacting Materials for Trench Backfilling in Hong Kong Highway Department of Hong Kong SAR Oct 13 – Nov 14 Research Fellow
Utilizing Recycled Waste Glass in Architectural Mortar with Self-cleaning and Anti-bacterial Function Environmental Conservation Fund (ECF), Hong Kong Jan 12 –June 13 Postdoc
Fellow
Recycling of CRT Glass from Discarded Computer Monitor and TV Sets Environmental Conservation Fund (ECF), Hong Kong Aug 09 – Feb 11 Postdoc Fellow
Enhancing the Durability of Concrete Made with Recycled Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHK), Hong Kong May 09 – April 11 Postdoc Fellow
Production of Artificial Aggregate from Concrete Wastes and CO2
Sequestration
National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)/ International (Regional) Cooperation and Exchange Projects Jan 18 – Dec 2019 Host Researcher,
(
PI: Dr. Senthil K) 

Uk and China
Project Title Source of Funding Project Duration Role
Use of Capillary Barrier formed by Recycled Materials for Slope Stabilization State Key Laboratory of Geohazard Prevention and Geoenvironmental Protection Open Fund Project Jan 13 – Dec 14 Principle Investigator

Malaysia
Project Title Source of Funding Project Duration Role
Develop Matlab Program for Craniofacial Mapper System
 
Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Malaysia Nov 08 – May 09 Research Officer
Development of New Technologies for Interlocking Concrete Block Pavement Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Malaysia Jan 05 – Oct 08 Research Officer and PhD Candidate