Kin Ho LO  羅健豪
Associate Professor

Academic Qualifications | Professional Experience | Academic Awards and Scholarships | Teaching | Research | Laboratories | Full List of Publications | Professional and Community Services | Professional Affiliations | Contact Details

Academic Qualifications

2007:Ph.D. Materials Science. City University of Hong Kong. Hong Kong
2002: M.Sc. Metallic and Ceramic Materials. The University of Manchester. UK
2000: M.Sc. Electromechanical Engineering. The University of Macau. Macau
1997: B.Sc. Electromechanical Engineering. The University of Macau. Macau


Professional Experience

2014/15 Academic Year: Head of Department
2013-Present: Associate Professor. The University of Macau
2007-2013:Assistant Professor. The University of Macau
2007-2013: Honorary Research Fellow. City Univ. of Hong Kong
2001-2007: Lecturer. The University of Macau
1997-2001: Teaching Assistant. The University of Macau
1996: Laboratory Helper. The University of Macau


Academic Awards and Scholarships

Teaching-Related Awards

2017:FST Teaching Excellence Award for 2016/2017
2007: My Favorite Teacher of the Department. The FST Students Union

Research-Related Awards

2011:UM Academic Staff Award
2010: FST Faculty Research Award (Emerging Scholar) for 2007-2009

Service-Related Award

2013:Long-time Service Award (15-Years). UM

Awards and Prizes Gained as a Student

2006:Outstanding Academic Performance Award. City Univ. of Hong Kong
<for publications and coursework performance>
2001: Armourers-and-Brasiers Prize. Manchester Materials Science Centre
<for finishing the coursework part of the M.Sc programme with the highest overall score>
1997: Companhia de Electricidade de Macau (CEM) Prize
<for obtaining the highest GPA among the B.Sc graduates of the Department of Electromechanical Engineering in 1997>
1993: The Governor-of-Macau Prize. The Government of Macau
<for obtaining the highest overall score among the form-6 graduates of Lingnan Middle School in 1993>
1992: Outstanding Student. Lingnan Middle School

Scholarships and Fellowship

2007-2013:Honorary Research Fellowships. City Univ. of Hong Kong
2001: British Chevening Scholarship for M.Sc studies at Manchester. Government of the United Kingdom
<The first recipient of this scholarship in Macau>
1993-1997: Scholarships for B.Sc studies at Univ. of Macau. Government of Macau


Teaching

Ph.D Course

2015/2016
2014/2015
APME802 Mechanical Properties and Behaviour of Materials

M.Sc. Courses

2013-present: ELME722 Failure Analysis in Mechanical Engineering
2013-present: ELME701 Introduction to Research
2009-2013: IMEM023 Failure Analysis in Mechanical Engineering
2009-2013: IMEM002 Introduction to Research

B.Sc. Courses

2014-present: EMEB371 Mechanical Behaviour of Engineering Materials and Basic Failure Analysis
2013-present: EMEB359 Finite Element Techniques in Engineering
2012-present:EMEB210 Strength of Materials
2004-2013: MECH308 Product Design II
2003-2012: MECH204 Mechanics of Materials
2004-2013: MECH486 Finite Element Technique in Engineering
2004-2008: MECH305 Product Design I
2003-2005: EDUC312 Applied Mechanics I (For FED students)

Supervision of Students

B.Sc Students

2004-present: 38 undergraduate projects (as Co-Supervisor of 7 of them)
2012-2013: 1 Honours College project
2012, 2013, 2015: Summer Research Experience Programme for UG Students

M.Sc Students

Completed: 7 (1 as co-supervisor)
On-going: 6 (2 are to finish their degrees in 2017/2018)

Ph.D Students

3 on-going (1 as co-supervisor) 

Student Accomplishments

2014: One UG final-year project selected for inclusion in the Dean’s FYP List
2013:

M.Sc student conferred the “Young Researcher Award” 2012 by Instituto Internacional Macau for his thesis (IIM) [As Co-supervisor]

2013:

An undergraduate joint course design project (for MECH308) was 2nd runner-up in the Institute-of-Mechanical-Engineers (IMechE) Greater China Region Design Competition 2013

2012:

Undergraduate joint course design project awarded the Superior Prize in the 22nd Fengru Cup Competition. Same design ranked fourth in the 1st Institute-of-Mechanical-Engineers (IMechE) Greater China Region Design Competition


Research

Research Interests

Research Grants

External Grants

2016-2019:
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding Source: Science and Technology Fund of Macau (FDCT)
Status: On-going
Title: A feasibility study on the use of friction-stir technique to improve stress corrosion cracking resistance of Fe-Cr-Ni alloys and a comparative study among friction-stir technique, laser processing and electrochemical method
Grant No.: 057/2015/A2

2015-2018:

Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Funding Source: Science and Technology Fund of Macau (FDCT)
Status: On-going
Title: Investigation of friction stir welding of titanium alloys and its composites for engineering applications
Grant No.: 095/2014/A2

2013-2015:
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding Source: Science and Technology Fund of Macau (FDCT)
Status: Completed on time
Title: Cavitation erosion of duplex stainless steel after high-temperature exposure and its mitigation using laser surface treatment
Grant No.: 069/2012/A3

2011-2013:
Role: Sole Principal Investigator
Funding Source: Science and Technology Fund of Macau (FDCT)
Status: Completed on time
Title: Notch-strengthening effects of stainless steels and their behavior after high-temperature exposure typical of a fire accident: assessment of using stainless steels as reinforcing bars of concrete structures
Grant No.: 031/2010/A2

2012-2015:
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Funding Source: Science and Technology Fund of Macau (FDCT)
Title: Laser surface treatment of various stainless steels for combating against hydrogen embrittlement
Grant No.: 070/2011/A3

2009-2011:
Role: Co-Principal Investigator
Funding Source: Science and Technology Fund of Macau (FDCT)
Status: Completed on time
Title: Influence of metallurgical variables on sensitization behavior of stainless steels and the feasibility of desensitization surface-treatment by diode laser
Grant No.: 019-2009-A1

Internal Grant

2011-2013:
Role: Sole Principal Investigator
Status: Completed on time
Funding Source: The University of Macau
Title: Effects of thermomechanical treatment on magnetic domains, magnetic properties and corrosion Resistance of duplex stainless steel
Grant No.: MYRG064(Y1-L1)-FST11-LKH

2015-2017:
One-Time Special Fund for Supporting Ph.D Students from UM
Status: Currently used to support a doctoral student working on cavitation erosion and surface engineering

Staff Development Grants for Ph.D Studies

2005-2007:
Status: Part-time Ph.D studies completed with an award
Funding Source: The University of Macau
Grant Nos.:
2007: SD001(3)/05-06W/C19/LKH/FST)
2006: SD001(2)/05-06W/C19/LKH/FST)
2005: SD001(1)/05-06W/C19/LKH/FST)


Laboratories

Laboratory of Mechanical Characterization and Testing
Laser Processing Laboratory* <Co-Supervisor>

* Chief supervisor: Prof.Chi Tat KWOK


Full List of Publications
(*: Corresponding author; Student names are underlined)

Book

  1. English Monograph <Citations by others as of Aug-2017: 39 in Google Scholars>
    Authorship: Lo KH, Lai JKL, Shek CH (2012)
    Editorship: Lai JKL, Lo KH, Shek CH
    Stainless Steels: An Introduction and Their Recent Developments
    Bentham Science Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-60805-305-6

Encyclopedia and Book Chapters

  1. Lo KH*, Kwok CT, Chan WK, Kuan HC, Lai KK, Wang KY (2015). Duplex Stainless Steels: Structure, Composition, and Use as Temperature Sensors. Encyclopedia of Iron, Steel and Their Alloys. P. 1150-1160, Taylor & Francis
  2. Chan WK, Kwok CT, Lo KH* (2012). Laser surface melting of stainless steels for mitigating intergranular corrosion. In: C.T.Kwok, ed. 2012. Laser Surface Modification of Alloys for Erosion and Corrosion Resistance. Cambridge: Woodhead Publishing. Ch.3. ISBN 13: 9780857090157 ISBN 10: 0857090151
  3. Lo KH, Shek CH, Lai JKL (2006). Temperature sensors for hostile environments. Encyclopedia of Sensors. In: C.A.Grimes, E.C.Dickey and M.C.Pishko, eds. 2006. Vol.10, p.153-202, American Scientific Publishers, USA

Referred Invited Review

  1. Lo KH*, Shek CH, Lai JKL. Recent developments in stainless steels. Materials Science and Engineering R Reports. 2009; 65(4-6): 39-104 [SCI-E]
    <A highly-cited paper in Web of Science. Citations as of Aug-2017: 470 in Web of Science and 817 in Google Scholars>
    <Research findings used as journal cover>
  2. Kwok CT, Man HC, Cheng FT, Lo KH. Developments in laser-based surface engineering processes: With particular reference to protection against cavitation erosion. Surface and Coatings Technology. 2016; 291: 189-204 [SCI-E]

Refereed Journal Papers

  1. Lo KH*, Kwok CT, Wang KY, Ai WJ. Implications of solution-treatment on the cavitation-erosion and corrosion resistances and synergism of austenitic stainless steels. Wear. Accepted for publication in Sep-2017 [SCI-E]
  2. Chan WK, Kwok CT, Lo KH. Effect of laser surface melting and subsequent re-aging on microstructure and corrosion behavior of aged duplex stainless steel. Materials Chemistry and Physics. Under peer-review in Sep-2017 [SCI-E]
  3. Li X, Lo KH*, Kwok CT, Lai KK. Assessment of the post-fire mechanical and corrosion properties of duplex stainless steel in comparison to concrete rebar steel. Construction and Building Materials. To be submitted in Nov-2017 [SCI-E]
  4. Ai WJ, Kuan HC, Dong JJ, Kwok CT, Lo KH*. Short-Term spinodal decomposition – its effects on corrosion behaviour of a duplex stainless steel and feasibility as a strengthening treatment. Materials and Corrosion. 2017; 68(4): 395-404 [SCI-E] <Used as cover story>
  5. Li X, Li T, Lo KH*, Kwok CT, Chen F. Influences of Thermomechanical treatments on the cryogenic treatability of a slightly unstable austenitic stainless steel. Materials and Manufacturing Processes. 2017; 32(11): 1239-1247 [SCI-E]
  6. Fang X, Yin W, Qin C, Wang W, Lo KH, Shek CH. The interface character distribution of cold-rolled and annealed duplex stainless steel. Materials Characterization. 2016; 118: 397-404 [SCI-E]
  7. Wang KY, Lo KH*, Kwok CT, Wong MM, Iong IW, Ai W. The influences of martensitic transformations on cavitation-erosion damage initiation and pitting resistance of a lean austenitic stainless steel. Materials Research. 2016; 19(6): 1366-1371 [SCI-E]
  8. Lo KH*, Kwok CT, Kuan HC, Chan WK, Ai WJ. Correlation between A.C. magnetic susceptibility and pitting behaviour of sigma-phase containing duplex stainless steel. Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials. 2015; 62(6): 371-378 [SCI-E]
  9. Lo KH*. New observations of electron domains in Fe-Cr-Ni-Mo duplex alloy. Materials Letters. 2015; 142: 262-264 [SCI-E]
  10. Lo KH*. Deformation-induced role switching between ferrite and austenite in the precipitation of carbides at high temperatures in duplex stainless steels. Steel Research International. 2014; 85(11): 1571-1575 [SCI-E] <Used as cover story>
  11. Zeng D, Lo KH*, Cheang KH, Lai JKL. A study on tensile, fracture and corrosion behaviour of AISI 316 after short-term high-temperature exposure: implications for use as concrete reinforcing bars. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance. 2013; 22(5): 1481-1489 [SCI-E]
  12. 羅健豪*. 應用瑞利-李茲法求高階頻率時剪力邊界條件的效應. 力學與實踐. 2013; 35(2): 80-82
  13. Chan WK, Kwok CT, Lo KH. Laser surface modification of lean-alloyed austenitic stainless steel for corrosion resistance. 腐蝕與防護. 2013; 33(S1): 55-61 [EI]
  14. Lai JKL, Lo KH*, Wong KW. Failure of centrifugal chillers: coating and anode location problems. Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention. 2012; 12(3): 281-285 [EI] <Used as cover story>
  15. Lo KH*, Kwok CT, Chan WK, Zeng D. Corrosion resistance of duplex stainless steel subjected to long-term annealing in the spinodal decomposition temperature range. Corrosion Science. 2012; 55(1): 267-271 [SCI-E]
  16. Lo KH*. Magnetic domain characterisation of duplex stainless steel after different treatments. Materials Characterization. 2012; 72: 46-52 [SCI-E]
  17. Lo KH*. A comparative study on Nd:YAG laser cutting of steel and stainless steel using continuous, square and sine waveforms. Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance. 2012; 21(6): 907-914 [SCI-E]
  18. Lo KH*, Kwok CT, Chan WK. Characterisation of duplex stainless steel subjected to long-term annealing in the sigma phase formation temperature range by the DLEPR test. Corrosion Science. 2011; 53(11): 3697-3703 [SCI-E]
  19. Kwok CT, Lo KH, Chan WK, Cheng FT, Man HC. Effect of laser surface melting on intergranular corrosion behaviour of aged austenitic and duplex stainless steels. Corrosion Science. 2011; 53(4): 1581-1591 [SCI-E]
  20. Lo KH*. The use of a.c. magnetic susceptibility for nondestructive temperature measurement and discrimination between spinodal decomposition and sigma phase formation in duplex stainless steel. Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation. 2011; 30(1): 41-46 [SCI-E]
  21. Lo KH*, Zeng D, Kwok CT. Effects of sensitisation-induced martensitic transformation on the tensile behaviour of 304 austenitic stainless steel. Materials Science and Engineering A. 2011; 528(3): 1003-1007 [SCI-E]
  22. Lo KH*, Cheang KH, Sinan N. Some aspects of using stainless steel as concrete reinforcing bars and recent developments in high nitrogen, low nickel stainless steels. Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering. 2011; 4(3): 234-242 [EI]
  23. Lai JKL, Lo KH*, Wong KW. Failure of a sliding metal gate due to single-impact bending fracture and poor installation practice. Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention. 2011; 11(1): 71-76 [EI] <Selected as cover story>
  24. Lo KH*, Zhang ZW, Shek CH, Lai JKL. Thermal, magnetic and composition analyses of the reverse transformation of intermetallic sigma phase to ferrite.   Journal of Materials Science. 2010; 45(7): 1790-1795 [SCI-E]
  25. Lo KH*, Zeng D . Recent patented gaseous carburising and nitriding techniques for stainless steels and a review for other surface enhancing techniques. Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering. 2010; 3(1): 11-17 [EI]
  26. Lo KH*, Lai JKL. On the cryogenic magnetic transition and martensitic transformation of 7MoPLUS duplex stainless steels. Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials. 2010; 322(16): 2335-2339 [SCI-E]
  27. Lo KH*, Lai JKL. Microstructural characterisation and change in a.c. magnetic susceptibility of duplex stainless steel ruring spinodal decomposition. Journal of Nuclear Materials. 2010; 401(1-3): 143-148 [SCI-E]
  28. Lo KH*, Mummery P, Buttle DJ. Magnetic characterisation of residual stresses and their implications on the failure of railway rails. Engineering Failure Analysis. 2010; 17(6): 1273-1284 [SCI-E]
  29. Lo KH*, Shek CH, Lai JKL. Metallurgical temperature sensors. Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering. 2008; 1(3): 225-232 [EI]
  30. Lo KH*, Lai JKL, Shek CH, Li DJ. Effects of pre-treatment on the A.C. magnetic susceptibility and ageing behaviour of duplex stainless steels. Materials Science and Engineering A. 2007; 452-453: 78-86 [SCI-E]
  31. Lo KH*, Lai JKL, Shek CH, Li DJ. Magnetic and transformation behaviour of duplex stainless steels under non-isothermal conditions and temperature-fluctuation monitoring. Materials Science and Engineering A. 2007; 452-453: 149-160 [SCI-E]
  32. Lai JKL, Lo KH*, Shek CH, Li DJ. Magnetic and ageing behaviour of 7MoPLUS and the viability of monitoring ferrite decomposition using A.C. magnetic susceptibility. Materials Science and Engineering A. 2005; 406(1-2): 110-118 [SCI-E]
  33. 羅健豪*, 羅健文. 關於等參單元的高斯積分. 力學與實踐. 2004; 26(6): 73-74
  34. 羅健豪*, 羅健文. 關於瑞利-李茲方法邊界條件之討論. 力學與實踐. 2004; 26(2): 72-74 <Ranked as the 13th among the 20-most-downloaded papers in 2005>
  35. 羅健豪*. 無損殘餘應力測量及其新技術. 力學與實踐. 2003; 25(4): 7-12
  36. 羅健豪*, 羅健文. 陶瓷材料三點及四點斷裂強度關係之討論. 力學與實踐. 2003; 25(6): 29-30
  37. Lo KH, Mummery P, Buttle D. The effects of service lifetime and duty on the residual stress in railway rails. Materials Science Forum. 2002; 404: 761-766 [SCI-E]

Conference papers

  1. Kwok CT, Lo KH, Chan WK. Stress corrosion cracking of laser-welded stainless steels. In: The 1st International Joint Symposium on Joining and Welding. Osaka, Japan. 6-8 November 2013
  2. Chan WK, Chan MC, Kwok CT, Lo KH. Laser surface modification of lean-alloyed austenitic stainless steel for corrosion resistance. In: NACE East Asia and Pacific Rim Area Conference and Expo. Shanghai, China. 14-17 October 2012
  3. Chan WK, Kwok, CT, Lo KH, Cheng Z. Desensitization of austenitic and duplex stainless steels by laser surface melting. In: The 3rd Pacific International Conference on Application of Lasers and Optics (PICALO 2010). Wuhan, China. 23 – 25 March 2010
  4. Chan WK, Kwok CT, and Lo KH. Effect of laser surface melting on corrosion behavior of aged duplex stainless steel. In: The 29th International Congress on Applications of Lasers & Electro-Optics 2010 (ICALEO '10). Anaheim, CA, USA 27-30 September 2010
  5. Zeng D , Lo KH. On the convergence of an iterative method for discrete vibration systems. In: The 18th National Conference on Structural Engineering. Guangzhou, China. November 17 – December 01 2009
  6. Wong PK, Kwok CT, Lo, KH. Applications of laser remanufacturing for wear and corrosion resistance. In: The 6th International Symposium on Environmentally Conscious Design and Inverse Manufacturing (EcoDesign 2009). Sapporo, Japan 7-9 December 2009
  7. ChanWK, Kwok CT, Lo KH, Wong SF. The critical part of PEMFC – super duplex stainless steel bipolar plates. In: The 6th International Symposium on Environmentally Conscious Design and Inverse Manufacturing (EcoDesign 2009). Sapporo, Japan. 7-9 December 2009
  8. Wong SF, Kwok CT, Yang ZX, Lo, KH. Knowledge-oriented application in web-enabled training system. In: The 36th International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering. Taipei. 21-24 June 2006
  9. Wong SF, Kwok CT, Lo KH. Shrinking knowledge gap by virtual training approach. In: The 33rd International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering. Jeju, South Korea. 20-28 June 2004
  10. Lo KM, Xue DW, Lo KH. On the weighted residual method for rectangular flat plate. In: The 9th Conference of Enhancement and Promotion of Computational Methods in Engineering and Science (EPMESC IX). Macau, China 23-28 July 2003
  11. Lo KH. On the Ritz method for discrete vibration systems. In: The 12th National Conference on Structural Engineering. Chongqin, China. 14-18 October 2003
  12. Lo KH. Measurement of residual stress and a new device---MAPS. In: Symposium on Technological Innovation in Macau. Macau, China. 15-19 June 2002
  13. Lo KH, Zhu YM. Nd:YAG laser cutting of carbon steel using continuous and pulsed waveforms. In: Conference on Automation Sciences and Technology. Macau, China. 23-28 June 2001

Conference Poster

  1. Chan WK, Kwok CT, Lo KH. Effect of laser surface melting on ferritic stainless steel for hydrogen embrittlement. Gordon Research Conference on Nano-Mechanical Interfaces. HKUST, Hong Kong. 04-09 August 2013

Professional and Community Services

Services to The University

2015: General Admissions Exam of the University
2011-Present:Faculty Mentorship Programme
2010-2013: Non-resident Fellow of East Asia College (EAC) #
# EAC was one of the 2 pilot Residential Colleges established in 2010 by UM. Services in these 2 pilot residential colleges were considered to be at U-level

Services to The Faculty

2014/15 Academic Year:   Faculty Executive Committee
2013-Present:   Faculty-Level Graduate Study Committee
2007-Present:   Student Advisor. FST Training and Placement Network
2011:   Departmental Coordinator for FST Final-Year Project Exhibition
2003-Present:   FST Academic Council

Services to The Department of Electromechanical Engineering (DEME)

2017:   Departmental Executive Committee
2017:   Coordinator of Scheme HKIE A Training
2016-2017:   On-campus Reception and Phone Lobbying for PRA Students
2016-2017:   Committee for Handling Transfer and Graduation Matters of Some PG Students
2016:   Ad-Hoc Contract Renewal Committee
2016:   Ad-Hoc Promotion Committee
2014/15 Academic Year:   Head of Department of Electromechanical Engineering
2015:   Search Committee for Macau Fellows
2014-Present:   Departmental Board of Examiners
2014-Present:   Programme Outcomes Evaluation Committee
2014-Present:   Departmental Advisory Committee
2014-Present:   Programme Management Committee
2014-Present:   Panel for Principals’ Recommended Admissions Scheme
2014:   Search Committee for New Head
2014-Present:   Committee for Admissions of Ph.D Students
2014-Present:   Committee for Admissions of M.Sc Students
2013-Present   Selection Panel for UG Principal Recommended Admissions (PRA) Scheme
2012:   Department Safety Committee
2011-Present   Serving in the EME Summer Camp as instructor and organiser (2014)
2011, 2012   Checking of laboratory safety and assisting in course revisions for accreditation from the HKIE
2011-Present:   Committee for Approval of Conferences and Seminars
2010:   Selection Panel for Recommended Direct Admissions
2005-Present:   Mentorship Programme of the Department
2009, 2010:   Search Committee for Assistant Professors

Services to The Institute of Applied Physics and Materials Engineering (IAPME)

From 2012 to 2014:   Assisted in the establishment of the IAPME
2017:   Institute-level Academic Promotion Committee
(Assistant/Associate Professors)
2014-2017:   Search Committee for Lab Technicians
2014-2017:   Search Committee for Assistant and Associate Professors
2016:   Ad-Hoc Promotion Committee
2014, 2015:   Committee for Acquisitions of Equipment
2014/2015   Departmental Executive Committee
2014:   Developed a new course (APME802) for the first batch of Ph.D students
2014:   Selection Committee of Early Admission for PhD Students 2015/2016
2014:   Selection Committee for Equipment Acquisitions

Services to the Research and Development Office (the RDAO)

2015-2017   Patent Application Committee of the RDAO

Services to UM Students

2015- Present:   Affiliate of Stanley Ho East Asia College
2014, 2015:   Tea-with-Professors
2011-Present:   Faculty Mentorship Programme of UM
2010-2015:   Non-resident Fellow of Stanley Ho East Asia College

Services to Scholarly Societies

2017:   Personnel Review for the National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa
Since 2013:   Invited to assist in the quality assurance work by CNKI (中國知網)
2011, 2013, 2015, 2016:   Reviewer of grant applications for the Czech Science Foundation
2010:   Reviewer of grant/scholarship applications for the National Research Foundation (NRF) of South Africa
2007-2008:   Invited Member. Materials Divisions. HKIE
2006:   Acting Secretary. Materials Divisions. HKIE

Services to Scholarly Journals

Editorial

2008-Present:   Membership in the editorial advisory committee of Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering [Benthem Science Publishers] [EI]
2011:   Guest editor for the special issue on ‘Microstructural Evolution in Materials During Thermal Processing’ of Advances in Materials Science and Engineering [Hindawi Publishing Corporation] [SCI-E]

Manuscript Reviewer for Journals

Given Outstanding Reviewer Status by “Materials and Design (2015)”, “Materials Chemistry and Physics (2015)” and “Surface and Coatings Technology (2016)”.

2017: Scientific Reports [SCI-E]
2017: International Journal of Materials, Mining and Metallurgy [SCI-E]
2017 Engineering Fracture Mechanics [SCI-E]
2017: Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry [SCI-E]
2017: Engineering Science and Technology, an International Journal
2012-2017: Journal of Alloys and Compounds [ SCI-E]
2017: Advances in Mechanical Engineering [SCI-E]
2016: Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Advances [SCI-E]
2016: Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine [SCI-E]
2014, 2016: Journal of Materials Engineering and Performance [SCI-E]
2010, 2016: Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials [SCI-E]
2013, 2017: Surface & Coatings Technology [SCI-E]
2016 Ciencia e Tecnologia de Materiais
2016: Steel and Composite Structures, An International Journal
2016: Metals
2016: Progress in Natural Science: Materials International
2016: Materials Research [SCI-E]
2012-2015: Materials and Design [SCI-E]
2012, 2013-2015: Materials Characterization [SCI-E]
2009-2014 Materials Science and Engineering A [SCI-E]
2013, 2014: Materials Letters [SCI-E]
2014: Steel Research International [SCI-E]
2014: Journal of Metallurgy
2008-2013: Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering
2012-2014: Materials Chemistry and Physics [SCI-E]
2014 Fusion Engineering and Design [SCI-E]
2013: Materials Research [SCI-E]
2013: International Journal of Metals
2012: Journal of Advanced Engineering
2010: Wear [SCI-E]
2011: 2012: Recent Patents on Corrosion Science
2009: The Journal of Engineering Research

Chapter Reviewer for Book

2013:   Encyclopedia of Iron, Steel, and Their Alloys. Taylor and Francis

Services to the Local Community

2013:   Judge for Delta Cup General Knowledge Competition
2009; 2010:   Member of the Organising Committee of the Fun Science Competition for High School Students
2007:   Served as judge for the Competition on Automobile Design and Innovation. A competition organized by Instituto Para Os Assuntos Civicos e Municipais. Government of Macau
2007:   Science promotion talk to high school students at the Workers’ Middle School of Macau

Invited Presentations to UM and Local High-School Students

2006:   "The Applications of Stainless Steels". Annual General Meeting of the Materials Division, Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
2005:   "Experience Sharing as a British Chevening Scholar". Seminar on the British Chevening Scholarship. Jointly organized by the British Council-Hong Kong and the University of Macau


Professional Affiliations
Contact Details

Faculty of Science and Technology
University of Macau, E11
Avenida da Universidade, Taipa,
Macau, China

Room: E11-4075
Telephone: (853) 8822-4356
Fax: (853) 8822-2426
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