Dec. 23rd, 2010, Prof. K.T. Lau
Publishing Time:2010-12-23

Prof. K.T. Lau from Hong Kong Polytechnic University, gave a talk on the Center for Smart Materials and Structures.
In 1987,  Dr Lau joined the Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company Ltd (HAECO)  where he was employed as a craft apprentice in the aircraft maintenance  division for 4 years. He received his Bachelor and Master degrees of  Engineering in Aerospace Engineering from the Royal Melbourne Institute  of Technology (RMIT University, Australia) in 1996 and 1997,  respectively. He received his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) from The Hong  Kong Polytechnic University in 2001. Thereafter, he was appointed  Assistant Professor in 2002 and promoted to Associate Professor and  Professor in 2005 and 2010, respectively.
Since  2005, he has served as Adjunct Professor of the University of New  Orleans (USA), Lanzhou University, Ocean University of China, Shanghai  Maritime University and Harbin Institute of Technology (HIT), China. He  has also been selected as one of the key Professors in the Hundred  Scholars Scheme in HIT and Chonbuk National University.
Topic of Invited talk
1. Introduction of Hong Kong Polytechnic University;
2. Smart Structures, Nanocomposites and Biocompoosites.