Dr. Wing-Kei Ho has been working in the areas of air pollution control, environmental technology and nanotechnology since 2000s. He received his BSc and Ph.D degrees in chemistry from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2001 and 2005, respectively. Upon completing his PhD, Dr. Ho obtained a postdoctoral fellowship and continued his research in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. In 2007, he was awarded the Postdoctoral Fellowship from The Ministry of Research & Innovation in Canada and worked at The University of Western Ontario. In 2009, Dr. Ho took up the Technical Manager position at Nano and Advanced Materials Institute at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. In 2012, Dr. Ho joined The Hong Kong Institute of Education as Assistant Professor in the Department of Science and Environmental Studies. In 2013, Dr. Ho was also appointed as the visiting professor, Chongqing Technology and Business University. Dr. Ho received the 2013/14 Early Career Award by The Research Grants Council (RGC) of HKSAR in 2013. Since 2010, Dr. Ho obtained more than 8 million Hong Kong dollars of RGC and ITF projects as the Principal Investigator. He published 54 peer-reviewed leading international journals which are totally cited 4716 times without self-citations, with average citations 371 times per year, average citations 90 times per item by others since 2001, and his h-index = 27. (from Thomson Reuters & up to June, 2014, SCOPUS ID: 34972988300). Several of his publications are in the Top 1% of the number of citations in its field, most cited author in that journal and the top 50 articles contributing to the Impact Factor of that journal.
Biography Updated on 9 July 2014