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Dr Huang is a Combustion Scientist and a Fire Protection Engineer. He received his PhD from Imperial College London in 2016, MSc from University of California, San Diego in 2012, and BEng from Southeast University in 2010. Prior to joining PolyU, Dr. Huang was a Postdoc and Lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley, where he conducted research with NASA on the Microgravity Combustion and Fire Safety in the International Space Station. Dr Huang’s research interests include combustion, fire dynamics, heat transfer, thermal safety, and clean energy technologies. He has co-authored more than 60 journal papers and reviewed for 40 journals. He also serves in an Associate Editor of Fire Technology, the Technical Committee on the Code for Fire Safety in Hong Kong, and a Fire Expert for HK High Court. He is a winner of Bernard Lewis Fellowship and Sugden Best Paper Award from Combustion Institute, IAFSS Proulx Early Career Award, and Fire Engineering Grand Award from HK Institution of Engineers. 

黄鑫炎博士是香港理工大学屋宇设备工程系助理教授、博导、消防工程研究中心 副主任; 英国帝国理工博士 (2016), 美国加州大学圣地亚哥分校硕士 (2012);东南大学学士 (2010)。加入港理工之前,黄博士在美国加州大学伯克利分校担任博士后研究员和讲师,并与美国宇航局合作研究微重力燃烧和国际空间站的火灾安全。主要研究领域涉及基础燃烧科学和火灾安全应用,发表了60多篇SCI论文,担任40多本国际期刊的审稿人。黄博士也是SCI期刊 Fire Technology的副主编、香港屋宇署的消防技术顾问、高等法院的火灾调查专家。主持香港青年学者计划,国家自然科学基金面上项目,共同主持香港主题研究计划等。曾获得国际燃烧学会伯纳德-刘易斯学者、英国燃烧学会年度最佳论文奖、国际火灾学会杰出青年科学家奖、英国皇家学会Kan Tong Po访问学者、香港工程师协会消防工程卓越大奖、Publons卓越青年审稿专家奖等。

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, Imperial College London

Bachelor of Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing

Master of Science, University of California


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