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Department of Construction Technology and Engineering

Academic Staff


  • Environmental Engineering
  • Material Science and Recycling Technology
  • Air Pollution and Noise Control
  • Air Policy and Legislation
  • Industrial Project


1983 MSc in Mechanical Engineering, Sheffield University, UK
1982 BEng in Control Engineering, Sheffield University, UK


2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science and Technology,
Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong
2009 - 2018 Acting PM, Jockey Club Heavy Vehicle Emission Testing and Research Centre
2008 - 2009 Acting PM, Career Support, Vocational Training Council Headquarters
2007 - 2008 Acting Head, Automotive Engineering, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education
1995 - 2007 Senior Lecturer, Hong Kong Institute of Vocational Education
1989 - 1994 Senior Research Fellow, Rover Advanced Technology Centre, UK
1988 - 1989 Senior System Engineer, GEC Plessey Telecommunication, UK
1983 - 1988 Control Engineer, Swinden Laboratories, British Steel, UK


2017 Visiting Professor, University Sydney of Technology
2017 Vice Chairman of HK Electric Vehicle Traders Association
2016 Member of the EV Consultative Committee, Central Policy Unit of HKSAR Government
2016 Vice Chairman of Federation of Automotive Services Hong Kong
2016 Vice Chairman of SAE Hong Kong
2015 Member of ITRE UK
2015 Member of SAE International
2015 Member of SOE Hong Kong
2003 Chairman of the Technical Education Graduate Staff Association
1994 Member of Royal Academy of Engineers, UK
1988 Charter Engineer, Engineering Council, UK
1988 Member of Institute of Electrical Engineering, UK
1987 Member of Institute of Measurement and Control, UK


  • Air Quality Measurement and Control
  • Vehicle Emission Standard and Policy
  • Optical Scanning of Emission
  • Green Transportation
  • Electric and Hybrid Vehicle


  • Edward CHAN (2018), Are Hybrid Vehicles more fuel efficient and less emitting than conventional vehicles, Environmental Science & Technology
  • Edward CHAN (2018), Eco-driving Technology for Sustainable Road Transport, Renewable and Sustainable Energy
  • Edward CHAN (2018), Remote Sensing of on-road Vehicle Emissions: Applications and a case study in Hong Kong, Atmospheric Environmental
  • Edward CHAN (2018), Emission Measurement of Diesel Vehicles in Hong Kong through on-road remote sensing, Environmental Pollution
  • Edward CHAN (2016), The Design and Development of a Lost Cost I&M PEMS in Hong Kong, IEEE Conference publication
  • Edward CHAN (2015), The Health Impact of Emission from LPG Taxi in Hong Kong, 6th International CTI Conference
  • Edward CHAN (1994), The Fuzzy Logic Control System for Electric and Engine Drive Selection in a Hybrid Drive System, Rover Internal Publication