Advisory Board

The Academic Advisory Committee and the Industrial Advisory Committee evaluate the Department's academic program, and advise on future developments of the curriculum. The academic advisers are world-class mechanical engineering professors from top universities worldwide. The industrial advisors are leaders in mechanical engineering related industries in Hong Kong. The membership of the two committees is shown below.

Academic Advisory Committee

Professor Nael Barakat
Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering
Texas A&M University-Kingsville, USA

Professor Kaushik Bhattacharya
Vice Provost
Howell N. Tyson, Sr., Professor of Mechanics and Materials Science
Division of Engineering and Applied Science
California Institute of Technology, USA

Professor Lin Li
Associate Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Director of Laser Processing Research Centre
School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering
The University of Manchester, UK

Professor Alexander Smits
Eugene Higgins Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Director, Gasdynamics Laboratory
Princeton University, USA

Industrial Advisory Committee

Mr Angus Barclay
Director & General Manager
Hong Kong Aero Engine Services Limited (HAESL) 

Dr Angus Cheung
Chief Executive Officer
China Aircraft Services Limited

Ir Chris Cheung
Director (Generation Engineering)
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited

Ir Clement Chung
Director of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Ove Arup & Partners Hong Kong Limited

Mr Christopher Gibbs
Group Director Components & Engine Services-designate
Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Limited (HAECO)

Dr Jacob Kam
Managing Director-Operations & Mainland Business
MTR Corporation Limited

Ir James Y C Kwan
Director
Towngas China Company Limited

Dr Raymond Leung
Chairman & CEO
Altai Technologies Limited

Mr Ricky Liu
Vice President, Building Technologies
Siemens Limited

Ir Dr Hon Wai Kwok Lo
LegCo Member
Legislative Council

Mr Yam Mo Wong
Chief Technology Officer
ASM Technology Singapore Pte Limited

Mr Bo Zhao
Research Fellow and Vice President
Chinese Aeronautical Establishment (CAE)