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MPhil Student Shin Young Jeong Won the COBEE 2018 Best Student Paper Award

Mr. Shin Young Jeong, a MPhil student supervised by Prof. Christopher Chao, received the Best Student Paper Award at the 4th International Conference On Building Energy & Environment (COBEE 2018) in Melbourne, Australia, February 5-9 2018. The awarded paper is titled “FDTD Simulations inspired by the Daytime Passive Radiative Cooling of the Saharan Silver Ant”, co-authored with Prof. Edwin Tso, Mr. Yuk Ming Wong and Prof. Christopher Chao.

The COBEE conference, initiated by Tianjin University and Dalian University of Technology in 2008, is to bring together experimental and numerical practitioners, and to foster discussions and exchange of knowledge. It aims to provide an excellent forum for state-of-art applications in indoor/outdoor environment and building energy research by practitioners from all over the world.