Provost elected Fellow of European Academy of Sciences

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Professor Alex Jen Kwan-yue, Provost and Chair Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has been elected Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences (EurASc) in recognition of his profound contributions to research on science and technology, in particular in the area of materials science.

“I feel excited to be recognised by EurASc,” he said “It has a very broad membership. A lot of Nobel Laureates and Fields Medal winners are among its members. I am very honoured to be associated with such a highly distinguished group of scientists.”

Period1 Apr 2019

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TitleProvost elected Fellow of European Academy of Sciences
DescriptionProfessor Alex Jen Kwan-yue, Provost and Chair Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has been elected Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences (EurASc) in recognition of his profound contributions to research on science and technology, in particular in the area of materials science.

Professor Jen’s research is interdisciplinary. He specialises in organic/hybrid functional materials and devices for photonics, electronics, renewable energy, ultra-fast information processing, and nanomedicine. Creating a huge impact on society is the core mission for Professor Jen’s research. He is among the pioneers who promote interdisciplinary research that directly benefits society. Professor Jen has co-authored more than 870 publications, given over 550 invited presentations, and has more than 49,500 citations and an H-index of 113.
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Media name/outletCityU NewsCentre
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date1/04/19
Linkhttps://newscentre.cityu.edu.hk/media/news/2019/04/01/provost-elected-fellow-european-academy-sciences