Dr Chan received his Bachelor degree in Aerospace Engineering with First Class Honours from RMIT University. He continued his PhD study with RMIT University in affiliation with Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group, conducting research on military helicopter structural integrity. Before joining Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, he worked as an aerospace engineer for DST Group on research in enhancing techniques used for assessing structural integrity of Australian Defence Force’s combat aircraft.

Research Interests

Aircraft structures, Fracture mechanics, Material fatigue