22 Nov 2019
Cheong Ying Chan Professor of Engineering and Environment Prof Tianshou Zhao, Chair Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Director of HKUST Energy Institute has been elected as Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) in 2019.
The Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) is a lifelong prestigious honor awarded to Chinese Scientists who have made significant achievements in various fields and it is deemed as the highest academic title of science and technology. There are currently 833 CAS academicians elected across different areas who are under divisions of Mathematics and Physics, Chemistry, Life Sciences and Medical Sciences, Earth Sciences, Information Technical Sciences and Technological Sciences. Prof. Zhao has been elected as one of academicians under Technological Sciences division, CAS.
Congratulations to Prof. Zhao!