Prof. Steven WANG

BEng (The University of Melbourne), PhD (Monash)

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At CityU, Steven’s group aims to initiate practical engaged solutions to the real-world issues that combine different disciplines. In particular, we aim to tackle the heat/fluid/flow problems using experimental, computational and theoretical approaches. Steven won the Newcastle IFS (Institute of Sustainability) grant in 2017. Steven was a Victoria Fellow (2014), winner of ETH seed grant (2016), awardee of a prestigious Victoria Postdoc Fellowship. Steven is also an international advisor of two fluid and energy centres located in Japan.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Energy and Environmental Engineering
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Advanced Materials for Engineering Applications
  • Indoor Air and Ventilation
  • Multiphase Flows for Engineering Applications


  • 2021 “Game-changer Competition- Winner” 2021 Asian Conference on Emergency Medicine.
  • 2021 “Chun Wo Innovation Student Awards 2020 (CWISA) -Two PhD students: Ling Chen and Xiaoxue Yao” 俊和學生創新獎. Gold Award (金奬).
  • 2021 “HK Tech 300 Seed Fund ” CityU.
  • 2021 “ASM Technology Award 2021 ” ASM. Outstanding Award (Student: Lo Wai Kin).
  • 2021 “Chun Wo Innovation Student Awards 2020 ” 俊和學生創新獎.. 'Two PhD students: Ling Chen and Xiaoxue Yao”. 優異獎 - 最佳工程解決方案大獎 The Merit Award - The Best Engineering Solution Award .
  • 2021 “The 7th Hong Kong University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition” 香港大學生創新及創業大賽. Green Fog Harvester - Merit Award(優異獎).
  • 2018 “Newcastle Teaching Award ” Newcastle University, United Kingdom.
  • 2022 “ Gold Medals with Congratulations of the Jury ” the 48th Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions. (a joint project with Prof. Zuankai Wang, 10 out of 800).
  • 2022 “CENG Outstanding Teaching Award” CENG, City University of Hong Kong.
  • 2022 “Silver Medal” the 48th Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions .


  • 2016 - 2019, Lecturer/Assistant Professor, Newcastle University, United Kingdom.
  • 2015 - 2016, Postdoc Fellow, ETH Zurich, Switzerland.
  • 2014 - 2015, Postdoc Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.