Honors and Awards

  • 2021

    • 2020-2021 Top Reviewer Award - Waste Management, Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam

    • Recipient of the 13th RCE Education for Sustainability Recognition Award, Saskatchewan Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development, Canada

  • 2020

    • Recipient of the 12th RCE Education for Sustainability Recognition Award, Saskatchewan Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development, Canada

  • 2019

    • Certificate of Appreciation from the CSCE President for my service as the Technical Co-Chair of the 17th International Environmental Conference

    • Winner of Innovation Challenge Saskatchewan, Waste Diversion Challenge. Ministry of Environment and Innovation Saskatchewan, Canada

    • Recipient of the 11th RCE Education for Sustainability Recognition Award, Saskatchewan Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development, Canada

    • Nominated by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and the President Office at University of Regina for the Medal for Distinction in Engineering Education, Engineers Canada

  • 2018

    • Recipient of the 10th RCE Education for Sustainability Recognition Award, Saskatchewan Regional Centre of Expertise on Education for Sustainable Development, Canada

    • Nominated by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan for the Medal for Distinction in Engineering Education, Engineers Canada

  • 2017

    • McMaster Engineering Top 150 Alumni for Canada‚Äôs Sesquicentennial, Faculty of Engineering, McMaster University, Canada

    • Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing, Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam - Waste Management (Jul 2017); Sustainable Cites and Society (Nov 2017)

    • University of Regina President's Award for Teaching Excellence, Centre for Teaching and Learning

  • 2016

    • Finalist, the University of Regina Alumni Association Award for Excellence in Teaching

    • Nominated by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science for the University of Regina President's Award for Teaching Excellence, Centre for Teaching and Learning

  • 2015

    • Certificate of Appreciation from the CSCE President for my service as the Technical Program Chair/Coordinator at the Regina Annual Conference

    • Nominated by the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science for the University of Regina President's Award for Teaching Excellence, Centre for Teaching and Learning 2015

    • Finalist, the University of Regina Alumni Association Award for Excellence in Teaching 2015

  • 2014

    • Featured in "Construction Innovations in Hong Kong - A Catalogue", City University of Hong Kong

  • 2012

    • ECR Supplement, National Science and Engineering Research Council, Canada 2012-2017

    • 2012 ERWI-ASCE Best Practice-Oriented Paper Award, JHTRW, Environmental & Water Resources Institute of the American Society of Civil Engineers

  • 2011

    • Vice-President (Research) Scholarly Research Award (Formerly VPRO Bridge Funding), University of Regina, Canada

  • 2010

    • Grand Prize, HKIE Innovation Awards for Young Members 2010 (Category I - An Invention), The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, Hong Kong

  • 2019 or before

    • University Postgraduate Studentship, HKUST, Hong Kong, 2004-2008

    • Departmental Best Teaching Assistant Award, HKUST, Hong Kong, 2007

    • UGC Research Travel Grant, HKUST, Hong Kong, 2007

    • Departmental Best Teaching Assistant Award, HKUST, Hong Kong, 2006