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Philip Wong Wilson Wong Professorship in Chemistry and Energy
Professor Vivian Wing-Wah YAM   任詠華 講座教授
Chair Professor
B.Sc., Ph.D. (HKU)
Room 504, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 2153

Research Topics:   Supramolecular assembly, Luminescence, Excited states, Solar energy research, Functional materials, Molecular materials, Optical memory/resistive memory, Chemosensing & bioimaging, Organic electronics/optoelectronics

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Professor David Lee PHILLIPS   裴達偉 講座教授
Chair Professor
B.Sc. (Iowa); Ph.D. (UC Irvine); Postdoctoral (Rochester)
Room 401, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 2160

Research Topics:   Time-resolved spectroscopy, Reactive intermediates and reaction mechanisms, Water assisted reactions, Photoredox reactions, Photodeprotection, Photoactivated cancer therapy and drug delivery

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Professor Kwong Yu CHAN   陳光宇教授
Professor
B.Sc. (Alberta); M.Sc., Ph.D. (Cornell)
Room 501, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 7917

Research Topics:   Batteries and fuel cells, Energy storage and conversion, Porous materials

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Professor Xuechen LI   李學臣 教授
Professor
B.Sc. (Nankai); M.Sc. (Alberta); Ph.D. (Harvard); Postdoctoral (Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center/Columbia)
Room 603, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2219 4992

Research Topics:   Protein chemical synthesis, Protein chemistry, Chemical glycobiology, Protein bioconjugation, Drugs, Antibiotics, Antibody-drug conjugates antiviral agents, Peptide, Carbohydrate, Natural product, Total synthesis, Peptide modification

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Professor Xiang David LI   李祥 教授
Professor
B.Sc. (Fudan); Ph.D. (HKU); Postdoctoral (Rockefeller)
Room 8N-12, Kadoorie Biological Sciences Building
(852) 2299 0777

Research Topics:   Protein-protein interaction, Posttranslational modification, Epigenetics, Chemical proteomics, Target identification

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Dr. Ho Yu AU-YEUNG   歐陽灝宇 副教授
Associate Professor
B.Sc., MPhil (CUHK); Ph.D. (Cambridge); Postdoctoral (UCBerkeley)
Room 503, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2219 4697

Research Topics:   Supramolecular chemistry, Mechanically interlocked molecules, Molecular machines, Molecular recognition, Chemical sensing

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Dr. Kou OKURO   大黒 耕 副教授
Associate Professor
B.Sc. (Keio); M. Eng., Ph.D. (Tokyo)
Room 106, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3910 2195

Research Topics:   Supramolecular chemistry, Biomaterials, Soft materials, Optochemical biology   

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Dr. Jinyao TANG   唐晋堯 副教授
Associate Professor
B.A. (USTC); Ph.D. (Columbia); Postdoctoral (UCBerkeley)
Room 402, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2219 4596

Research Topic:   Soft materials, Active matter physics, Renewable energy, Nanomaterials

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Dr. Angela Pui-Ling TONG   湯佩玲
Associate Professor of Teaching, Associate Head of Department (Teaching)
B.Sc., Ph.D., PCEd (HKU), SFHEA
Room 602, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 3917 7918

Dr. Ying LI   李瑛 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Tsinghua); Ph.D. (Ilinois); Postdoctoral (UCIrvine)
Room 406, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2219 4824

Research Topics:   RNA localization, RNA modification, RNA-protein interaction, Biomaterials

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Dr. Philip Yong-Xin LI   李泳新 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Peking); Ph.D., Postdoctoral (HKUST)
Room 107, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3910 2196

Research Topics:  Natural Products, Microbiome, Big data genome mining, Synthetic biology, Biosynthesis

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Dr. Junzhi LIU   劉俊治 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Hebei); M.Sc. (Sichuan); Ph.D. (Mainz); Postdoctoral (TUDresden)
Room 405, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3917 4201

Research Topics:   Organic Synthesis, Polymer Chemistry, Organic Functional Materials, Organic Electronic Devices

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Dr. Glenna So Ming TONG   唐素明 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc, Ph.D (HKU)
Room LG214, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2241 5811

Dr. Edmund Chun Ming TSE   謝俊銘 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Virginia); Ph.D. (Illinois); Postdoctoral (Caltech)
Room 403, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 8943

Research Topics:   Electrocatalysis, Bio​-inspired interfaces, Bioinorganic enyzmes, Self-assembling materials, Renewable energy, Biochemical pathways, Cancer bioinformatics

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Dr. Yufeng WANG   王宇鋒 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc. (Peking); Ph.D. (NYU); Postdoctoral (MIT)
Room 408, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3917 6073

Research Topics:   Soft materials, Polymer, Colloid, Self-assembly

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Dr. Jun YANG   楊軍 助理教授
Assistant Professor
B.Sc., M.Sc. (Peking); Ph.D. (Köln); Postdoctoral (Princeton)
Room 409, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3917 6074

Research Topics:   Quantum chemistry, Electronic structure theory, Low-scaling methodology, Computational modelling

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Dr. Wing-Tat CHAN   陳榮達 講師
Senior Lecturer
B.Sc. (CUHK); Ph.D. (Alberta)
Room 305, Chong Yuet Ming Chemistry Building
(852) 2859 2156

Dr. Angela Mai-Yan YUEN   袁美恩 講師
Lecturer
B.Sc., Ph.D. (HKU)
Room 407, Hui Oi Chow Science Building
(852) 3917 6077