Dr. CHAN Hoi Shou Alan (陳海壽)

BSc(Engg), MPhil, PhD, CEng, C.ErgHF, FHKIE, FHKES, FIEHF, FIET, FIISE       

Visiting address
AC1-B6609
Phone: +852 34428439

Author IDs

Qualifications/Experiences

Education

Ph.D.Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems EngineeringHong Kong University
M.Phil.Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems EngineeringHong Kong University
B.Sc.(Engg)Department of Industrial EngineeringHong Kong University

Professional Qualification

Chartered Ergonomist &Human Factors SpecialistChartered Institute of Ergonomics & Human Factors
FellowInternational Ergonomics Association
FellowHong Kong Ergonomics Society
FellowInstitute of Ergonomics and Human Factors
FellowHong Kong Institution of Engineers
FellowInstitution of Engineering and Technology
FellowInstitute of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Chartered EngineerEngineering Council

Services outside CityU

Services To The Profession

International Professional and Learned Societies

2013 - PresentCouncil Member Asian Council for Ergonomics and Design
1997 - PresentCouncil Member and Treasurer Pan Pacific Council on Occupational Ergonomics
2005 - PresentCo-chairman IAENG Society of Industrial Engineering
2002 - 2005 and 2008 - 2011Hong Kong Representative International Ergonomics Association
2001 - 2003Region Vice President (Asia) Institute of Industrial Engineers

Local Professional and Learned Societies

2009 - 2011 and 2003 - 2005 President Hong Kong Ergonomics Society
2009 - 2012Appointed Member Professional Assessment Committee, HKIE
2006 - 2012Appointed Member Manufacturing & Industrial Engineering Discipline Advisory Panel The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
2006 - 2009Appointed Member Education & Examinations Committee The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
2001 - PresentCouncil Member Hong Kong Ergonomics Society

1999-2013 and 2015-2016

Director  Institute of Industrial Engineers (HK)

Services To The Community

2013 - DateJustice of the Peace, Hong Kong
2011 - 2015Vice Chairman Occupational Safety & Health Council
2008 - 2011Council Member International Ergonomics Association
2007 - 2010Council Member Occupational Safety & Health Council
2007 - 2010Chairman Education and Training Committee Occupational Safety & Health Council
2007 - 2010Committee Member Safety and Health Committee for Import, Export, Wholesale and Retail Industry Occupational Safety & Health Council
2007 - 2010Committee Member SME Subsidized Scheme Committee Occupational Safety & Health Council

Activities

Organizing of Conferences, Seminars, and Workshops

  • Vice Chairman, Regional Program Committee,
    International Ergonomics Association Triennial Congress 2009, Beijing, China, 2009.
  • Vice Chairman,
    The 1st East Asian Ergonomics Federation Symposium, November 12-14, Kitakyushu, 2008.
  • Member, International Technical Programme Committee
    The Fifth International Cyberspace Conference On Ergonomics 2008(Cyberg '08), Sept 15 - Oct 15, 2008.
  • Member, Ergonomics in Manufacturing Board
    2nd International Conference on Applied Ergonomics 2008, Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, July 14-17, 2008.
  • Member, International Program Committee
    The 8th Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer Human Interaction, Seoul, Korea July 6-9, 2008.
  • Member, International Advisory Board,
    ODAM IX (Organizational Design And Management) Symposium, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES), Sofitel Jequitimar Hotel, in Guarujá, São Paulo, Brazil, March 19-21, 2008.
  • Member, International Committee,
    First International Symposium on Visually Induced Motion Sickness, Fatigue, and Photosensitive Epileptic Seizures (VIMS2007), Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, 10-11 December 2007.
  • Co-chairman,
    Session on Cultural Friendly User Interfaces, HCI International 2007, The 12th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Beijing, China, July 22-27, 2007.
  • Member, Usability and Internationalization Program Board
    HCI International 2007, The 12th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Beijing, China, July 22-27, 2007.
  • Member, Human Interface and the Management of Information Program Board
    HCI International 2007, The 12th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Beijing, China, July 22-27, 2007.
  • Member, International Scientific Board Member
    The 11th HAAMAHA Conference, 9 -12 July 2007 in Poznan, Poland, 2007.
  • Co-chairman
    IAENG International Conference on Industrial Engineering (ICINDE'07), Hong Kong, 21-23 March, 2007.
  • Chairman
    Session VII and VIII on Human Factors and Ergonomics
    The 2007 IAENG International Workshop on Industrial Engineering (IWINDE'07), International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (IMECS2007), Hong Kong, 21-23 March, 2007.
  • Member, International Advisory Committee 
    The 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Computer-Human Interaction, Taiwan, Oct 11-14, 2006.
  • Co-chairman
    The 2006 IAENG International Workshop on Industrial Engineering (IWINDE'06), International Multiconference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (IMECS2006), Hong Kong, 20-22 June, 2006.
  • Committee Member
    The 2006 IAENG International Workshop on Operations Research (IWOR'06), International Multiconference of Engineers and Computer Scientists (IMECS2006), Hong Kong, 20-22 June, 2006.
  • Chairman
    Session on Human Factors and Ergonomics, The 2006 IAENG International Workshop on Industrial Engineering, International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists 2006.
  • Member, Organising Committee
    Annual Conference of Institute of Industrial Engineers (HK), Hong Kong, May 25-26, 2006.

Editor or Editorial Membership

  • 2007 – 2008: Editor, Recent Advances in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, Springer Science
  • 2007 – 2010: Member, Editorial Board, Ergonomics (SCI Journal)
  • 2004 – Present: Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Human Factors and Ergonomics in Manufacturing (SCI Journal)
  • 1998 – Present: Member, Editorial Board, International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics (SCI Journal)
  • 1999 – 2011: Member, Editorial Board, Asian Journal of Ergonomics

Activities

Students' Achievements

Student NameYear and Name of AwardProject/Paper TitleAwarding Institution
Zhang TingruOSH Student Research Scholarship 2016Effects of Anger on Driving Performance and Driver Visual Attention Allocation: Focus on Professional DriversOccupational Safety and Health Council
Tsang Ngai Hung SteveOutstanding Project Award (Postgraduate Level)Multi-task Performance in Processing Four-choice Spatial Stimulus-Response (S-R) Mappings: Implications for Multimodal Human-machine Interface DesignHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Ng Yu Ki JackyBest Student Paper Award of The 2015 IAENG International Conference on Industrial EngineeringThe Ageing Construction Workforce in Hong Kong: A ReviewInternational Association of Engineers (IAENG)
Fok Yuen Fong LouiseOutstanding Project Award 2015 (Undergraduate Level)Environmental friendly symbol design with stereotype production method: Influence of user factors and symbol referents characteristicsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Zhang TingruBest Paper AwardThe Association of Sleepiness and Traffic Accidents for Taxi Drivers in Hong KongThe 1st Asian Conference on Ergonomics and Design 2014
Coskun DizmenOutstanding Project Award (Undergraduate Level) 2014Capture of Shrinking Targets with Realistic Shrink PatternsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Tingru ZhangBest Project Award 2014Sleepiness and the Risk of Road Accident for Professional Drivers: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Retrospective StudiesOccupational Safety and Health Council
RestyanditoBest Student Paper Award of the 2013 IAENG International Conference on Industrial EngineeringDesigning Usable Icons for Non e-Literate UsersInternational Association of Engineers
Wan Sin Wai MatthewOutstanding Project Award (Undergraduate Level) 2011Under Water MovementsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Chen Ke and Tsang Ngai Hung SteveBest Paper Award of the 2013 IAENG International Conference on Industrial EngineeringUsage of Mobile Phones amongst Elderly People in Hong KongInternational Association of Engineers
Chen KeBest Paper Award of the 2012 IAENG International Conference on Industrial EngineeringAn Online Casebook on Industrial Accident AnalysisInternational Association of Engineers
Chu Wai ChingOSH Student Research Scholarship 2011Rationalization of Safety Climate Index QuestionnaireOccupational Safety & Health Council
Tsang Ngai Hung SteveOutstanding Project Award (Undergraduate Level) 2011Effects of display polarity and luminance contract ratio on visual lobe and shape characteristicsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Chan Wai Lun KenOutstanding Project Award (Postgraduate Level) 2011Spatial stimulus-response (S-R) compatibility effects for visual signals with hand and foot controlsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Chen KeBest Paper Award of the 2011 IAENG International Conference on Industrial EngineeringDriving Aptitude Test (DAT): A New Set of Aptitude Tests for Occupational DriversInternational Association of Engineers
Tsang Ngai Hung SteveBest Student Paper Award of the 2011 IAENG International Conference on Industrial EngineeringThe Effect of Spatial Distance and Anatomical Distance on Finger CompatibilityInternational Association of Engineers
Leung Chi TakOSH Best Project Award 2010Occupational Safety and Health Problems of Workers in Recycling IndustryOccupational Safety and Health Council
Fan Pui YeeMerit Winner of OSH Best Project Award 2010The Reusability of Safety Signs: Effects of User Factors and Sign Design FeaturesOccupational Safety and Health Council
So Chung Yin JoeyOutstanding Project Award (Postgraduate Level) 2010Comprehension Performance and Subjective Evaluation For Reading Chinese on LED DisplaysHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Chen KeBest Student Paper Award of The 2010 IAENG International Conference on Industrial EngineeringWork Stress of Teachers from Primary and Secondary Schools in Hong KongInternational Association of Engineers
Fan Pui YeeOSH Student Research Scholarship 2009The Experienced User Performance and Reusability of Safety SignsOccupational Safety and Health Council
Poon Wing YiOSH Best Project Award 2009The Effectiveness of Sign Training Methods and Sign CharacteristicsOccupational Safety and Health Council
Chan Ka LeeMerit Winner of OSH Best Project Award 2009The Guessability of Industrial Safety SignsOccupational Safety and Health Council
Cheng Man HinMerit Winner of OSH Best Project Award 2009Effects of Prospective User Factors and Sign Design Features on the Guessability of Mine Safety SignsOccupational Safety and Health Council
So Chung YinBest Student Paper Award of The 2009 IAENG International Conference on Industrial EngineeringInfluence of Highlighting Validity on Dynamic Text Comprehension PerformanceInternational Association of Engineers
Chan Wai LunBest Paper Award of The 2009 IAENG International Conference on Industrial Engineering - Human Factors and ErgonomicsSpatial Stimulus-Response (S-R) Compatibility Effect for Hand Controls with Visual Signals on Horizontal PlaneInternational Association of Engineer
Chiu Hiu Ying2009 Best Project Award (Postgraduate Level)Visual Lobe Shape Characteristics for Different Subject, Training, and Task FactorsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
So Chung Yin2008 OSH Student Research Scholarships (Postgraduate Level)The Effects of the Design Factors of the Dynamic Text Display on Users' Comprehension Performance using LED DisplayOccupational Safety and Health Council
Chan Ka Lee2008 OSH Student Research Scholarships (Undergraduate Level)The Guessability of Safety Signs and Effects of Prospective-user Factors and Cognitive Sign FeaturesOccupational Safety and Health Council
Chan Wing Hong2008 Best Project Award (PhD Level)A Comprehensive Study of Movement Compatibility on Common Control-Display ConfigurationsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Ng Wai Yi2008 Best Project Award (PhD Level)The Usability of Traffic SignsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Lee Choi Hung Fion2008 Best Paper AwardEnhancement of Application Software for Examination of Differential Magnification Methods and Magnification Interface FactorsThe 2008 IAENG International Conference on Industrial Engineering (Human Factors and Ergonomics)
So Chung Yin Joey2008 Best Student Paper AwardEffects of Design Factors on Comprehension Performance with Dynamic Text Display: A ReviewThe 2008 IAENG International Conference on Industrial Engineering (Human Factors and Ergonomics)
Kwan Chui Yee2007 The TQM Best Student ProjectSpatial stimulus-response (S-R) compatibility effect of hand and foot controls for stimulus and response arrays on orthogonal planesMEEM Department, CityUHK
Chan Wai Lun Ken2007 Best Paper AwardA Comprehensive Research Framework for Investigation of the use of Hand and Foot Controls in the Context of Spatial Stimulus-Response CompatibilityThe 2007 IAENG International Conference on Industrial Engineering (Session: Human Factors and Ergonomics)
Chong Yin Ling Elaine2007 OSH Best Project AwardOccupational Health Problems for Teachers from Primary and Secondary Schools in Hong KongOccupational Safety and Health Council
Ng Wai Yee Annie2006 Best Student Paper AwardCognitive Design Features on Traffic SignsThe International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists 2006
Chan Wing Hong2006 Best Paper AwardHardware Test on Movement compatibility for Rotary Control and Digital DisplayThe International MultiConference of Engineers and Computer Scientists 2006
Pun Po Leung Kevin2006 The SONCA Best Student ProjectPerceptions of Implied Hazard for Visual and Auditory Warning SignalsEEM Department, CityUHK
Chiu Hiu Yin Cathy2006 Outstanding Project Award (Undergraduate Level)Effect of Exposure Duration and Display Polarity on Visual Lobe Shape CharacteristicsHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Yu Hoi Kuen Yanny2005 Best Project Award (Postgraduate Level)Development of Accident Costs Estimation Model for Hong Kong Catering IndustryOccupational Safety and Health Council
Lee Choi Hung Fion2005 Outstanding Project Award (Undergraduate Level)Ergonomic Recommendations for Control Console DesignHong Kong Ergonomics Society
Cheung Man Fung German2004 Excellent ProjectSet up of Productivity Measurement system in SBIPhilips Consumer Electronics
Lee Choi Hung Fion2004 The AML Best Student ProjectErgonomic Recommendations for Control Console DesignMEEM Department, CityUHK
Tang Yuen Wa Natalie2004 The AML Best Student ProjectVisual Lobe Shape and Search Performance with Targets of Different DifficultiesMEEM Department, CityUHK
Chong Yin Ling Elaine2003 Business Facilities Safety Design Competition for Small & Medium EnterprisesDevelopment of Online Courseware on Office ErgonomicsOccupational Safety and Health Council
Chan Hoi Wai Alex2003 Business Facilities Safety Design Competition for Small & Medium EnterprisesOnline Industrial Accident Analysis ModelsOccupational Safety and Health Council
Tai Cho Wa Joe2003 Best Project AwardIndoor Air Quality Management Guidance for HospitalsMEEM Department, CityUHK
Ma Chi Wang Rachel2002 Best Project Award (Postgraduate Level)Effects of Stimulus Scaling on Visual Lobe CharacteristicsOccupational Safety and Health Council
Law Wing Kin Toran2002 Best Project Award (Postgraduate Level)Prioritization of Safety Management Elements for Major Manufacturing Industries in Hong KongOccupational Safety and Health Council
Lee Shuk Kuen Phoebe2000 Most Innovative AwardStandard Chinese Speaking Time for Use in MODAPTSHong Kong Institution of Engineers
Hui Chung Ming Albert1993 Grand Prize Award MetalTech FestivalErgonomic Keyboard DesignHong Kong Productivity Council
Hui Chung Ming Albert1993 Most Innovative DesignErgonomic Keyboard DesignHong Kong Institution of Engineers
Jiao YaoChuek Wai YeungChan Chuen Ki1992 Best Industrial ApplicationWorkplace Design for HK CAD OperatorsHong Kong Institution of Engineers

Research Interests/Areas

  • Human Factors and Ergonomics
  • Safety and Health