Contact Information
  Location (Office) E11-4069
  (Lab)
  Phone   (853)8822-4459
  Fax   (853)8822-2426
  E-mail   fstctk
  Curriculum Vitae

 

 

EDUCATION
Ph.D. Applied Physics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, 1999.
M.Phil. Applied Physics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, 1996.
B.Sc. (Hons.) Engineering Physics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, 1993.

 

POSITIONS
Jan 2016 – present Head of Department, Department of Electromechanical Engineering, Faculty of Science & Technology, University of Macau
Sept 2014 – Dec 2015 Interim Director, Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering, Faculty of Science & Technology, University of Macau
Sept 2013 – Aug 2014 Head of Department, Department of Electromechanical Engineering, Faculty of Science & Technology, University of Macau
2013 – present Joint Associate Professor, Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering, University of Macau
2007 – present Associate Professor, Department of Electromechanical Engineering, University of Macau
2000-2007 Assistant Professor, Department of Electromechanical Engineering, University of Macau

 

RESEARCH
 Research Interests

    • Corrosion, Cavitation Erosion and Wear of Materials
    • Surface Engineering
    • Laser Materials Processing
    • Friction Stir Welding and Processing
    • Nanomaterials / Biomaterials

   Research Group

 

TEACHING
Ph.D. Courses

    • Advanced Topics in Electromechanical Engineering (ELME810)

M.Sc. Courses

    • Introduction to Research (IMEM002)
    • Physics of Materials (IMEM003)
    • Special Topics in Manufacturing I : Laser Materials Processing (IMEM018)
    • Special Topics in Manufacturing II : Surface Engineering (IMEM019)
    • Academic Thesis (ELME798)

B.Sc. Courses

    • Engineering Materials (EMEB121)
    • Advanced Materials for Engineering (EMEB351)
    • Corrosion, Wear and Degradation and Materials (EMEB355)
    • Design Project (EMEB410)
    • Structure and Properties of Materials (MECH103)
    • Engineering Materials (MECH203)
    • Advanced Materials for Engineer (MECH442)
    • Project (MECH415)

 

 

RECENT PUBLICATION

Invited Review

  1. C.T. Kwok, H.C. Man, F.T. Cheng, K.H. Lo, Developments in Laser-based Surface Engineering Processes: With Particular Reference to Protection Against Cavitation Erosion, Surface and Coatings Technology, Vol. 291, pp.189-204 (2016).

Referred International Journal Papers (H-index=22, Sum of times cited= 1273, Scopus 8/2/2017)

  1. W.J. Ai, H.C. Kuan, J.J. Dong, C.T. Kwok, K.H. Lo. Short-Term Spinodal Decomposition – Its Effects on Corrosion Behaviour of a Duplex Stainless Steel and Feasibility as a Strengthening Treatment. Materials and Corrosion. (In press).
  2. X. Li, T. Li, K.H. Lo, C.T. Kwok, F. Chen, Influences of Thermomechanical Treatments on the Cryogenic Treatability of A Slightly Unstable Austenitic Stainless Steel, Materials and Manufacturing Processes, pp. 1-9 (2017), http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10426914.2016.1257806.
  3. K.Y. Wang, K.H. Lo, C.T. Kwok, M.M. Wong, I.W. Iong, W. Ai, The Influences of Martensitic Transformations on Cavitation-Erosion Damage Initiation and Pitting Resistance of a Lean Austenitic Stainless Steel, Materials Research, Vol.19, pp.1366-1371 (2016).
  4. P.K. Wong, C.T. Kwok, H.C. Man, D. Guo, Laser fabrication of W-reinforced Cu layers: I. Corrosion behavior in 3.5% NaCl solution and synthetic acid rain, Materials Chemistry and Physics, 181, pp.397-408 (2016).

 

AWARDS & HONORS
2016 Long-time Service Award (15 Years)”, University of Macau
2011 Long-time Service Award (10 Years)”, University of Macau
2011 “UM Academic Staff Award”, University of Macau
2000-2001, 2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2006-2007 “The Most Favorite Teacher of EME”, University-of-Macau 

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
2013 – 2015 Member of Planning Committee of Institute of Applied Physics and Material Engineering, University of Macau
2013 – present Editorial Board Member of International Journal of Metals (Hindawi Publishing Corporation)
2013 – present Editorial Board Member of Surface and Coatings Technology (SCI journal, Elsevier)
 2011 – present Editorial Board Member of American Journal of Materials Science (Scientific & Academic Publishing, USA)
 2011 – 2013 Area Leader, Board of examiners of EME Department
 2005 – 2014  Invited Peer Reviewer for the Journals

  • Corrosion Science
  • Surface and Coatings Technology
  • Surface and Interface Analysis
  • Materials Chemistry and Physics
  • Corrosion Engineering Science & Technology
  • Chemical Engineering Journal
  • Progress in Color, Colorants and Coatings Journal
  • Lasers in Engineering
  • Journal of Materials Science
  • Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
  • Materials Research
  • Materials
  • American Journal of Materials Science
  • International Journal of Engineering, Science and Technology
  • Journal of Manufacturing Science & Engineering
  • Journal of Testing and Evaluation

 

OTHERS

Laboratories in-charge

  1. Corrosion and Metallography Laboratory
  2. Laser Processing Laboratory
  3. Scanning Electron Microscope Laboratory
  4. Tribology Laboratory