Contact Information
  Location (Office) E12-1041
  (Lab)
  Phone   (853)8822-4426
  Fax   (853)8822-2454
  E-mail   bizhui
  Curriculum Vitae

 

 

EDUCATION
Ph.D. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2009
M.Phil. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, 2006
B.S. Physics, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong, 2003

 

POSITIONS
2015 – present Assistant Professor, Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering, University of Macau
2013 – 2015 Associate Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Busan, Republic of Korea
2009 – 2013 Assistant Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Busan, Republic of Korea
Mar – Aug 2009 Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, New Jersey, US

 

RESEARCH
   Research Interests

    •  Materials science and engineering
    •  Chemical engineering
    •  Nanomaterials
    •  Graphene materials
    •  Electrochemical energy storage and conversion (Li-ion/Li-sulfur/Li-O2 batteries
    •  Flexible supercapacitor, fuel cell)
    •  Photocatalytic water splitting.

   Research Group

 

TEACHING
   Ph.D. Courses

 

 

REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATION
  1. K.N. Hui*, K.S. Hui*, X.L. Zhang, Rajaram S Mane*, Mu Naushad, “Photosensitization of ZnO nanowire-based electrodes using one-step hydrothermally synthesized CdSe/CdS (core/shell) sensitizer”, Solar Energy, 125, pp. 125-134 (2016).
  2. Wei Zhou, Weisong Ling, Lian Duan, K.S. Hui and K.N. Hui, “Development and tests of loop heat pipe with multi-layer metal foams as wick structure”, Applied Thermal Engineering, 94, pp. 324-330 (2016).
  3. Jing Wu, K.S. Hui*, K.N. Hui*, Lei Li, Ho-Hwan Chun and Y.R. Cho*, “Characterization of Sn-doped CuO thin films prepared by a sol–gel method”, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 27, pp. 1719-1724 (2016).
  4. Vijaykumar V. Jadhav, Dipak V. Shinde, Supriya A. Patil, Shude Liu, Sandesh U. Mutkule, Mu. Naushad, Rajaram S. Mane*, K.N. Hui* and Sung-Hwan Han, “Morphology-inspired low-temperature liquefied petroleum gas sensors of indium oxide” Scripta Materilia, 107, pp. 54-58 (2015). (Impact factor: 2.968)
  5. Xinglai Zhang, K.S. Hui*, K.N. Hui*, Y.R. Cho, Wei Zhou, Rajaram S. Mane and Ho-Hwan Chun, “Microstructure and electro-optical properties of Cu-Ni co-doped AZO transparent conducting thin films by sol-gel method”, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics, 26, pp. 1156-1158 (2015). (pdf) (Impact factor: 1.966)

 

AWARDS & HONORS
2010 Best Paper Award, ICAE 033, ICAE 2010 – International Conference on Applied Energy, Singapore 
2008 – 2009 1st runner up of postgraduate session of IET Younger Members Exhibition Conference, The Institution of Engineering and Technology, Hong Kong
2008 Second Prize of (PG) Student Paper Contest, IEEE Hong Kong Section, IEEE
2007 – 2008 DuPont Scholarship, The University of Hong Kong

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
2015 Organizing Committee, Session Chair, International Conference and Expo on Smart Materials & Structures, Smart Materials 2015
2014 Session Chair, The 4th Conference on New Energy and Sustainable Development, NESD
2013, 2014 Session Chair, Hong Kong International Conference on Engineering and Applied Science, HKICEAS
2014 – 2015 Committee Member, Leaders in Industry-university Cooperation (LINC), Pusan National University
2013 Session Chairs, 9th International Conference on Fracture & Strength of Solids, FEOFS 2013
2012 Technical program committee member of 2012 IEEE Symposium on Industrial Electronics and Applications
2012 Technical program committee member of 2012 IEEE International Conference on Electronics Design, Systems and Applications
2012 Technical program committee member of 2012 IEEE International Power and Energy Conference
2012 Technical program committee member of 2012 International Congress on Engineering Education
2012 Technical program committee member of 2012 IEEE Student Conference on Research and Development
2012 – 2015 MSE PhD advising committee
2012 MSE Undergraduate Lab committee
2011 – 2012 Supervisor, Capstone Design Team, Pusan National University
2010 – 2015 Committee Member, Education Center for Green Industry-friendly Fusion Technology (GIFT), Pusan National University
2010 – 2015 Committee Member, National Core Research Center for Hybrid Materials Solution (NCRC), Pusan National University
2005, 2008, 2009 Guests in ‘Confluence Dinner’ which is a campus-wide educational program organized for HKUST undergraduate students to broaden their exposures to community as well as to polish their interpersonal skills

 

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