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Physical Sciences Panel (Joint Research Schemes)
(as at 29 September 2017)

Member Sphere of Interest
Chairman
Professor Bill Milne* Carbon nanotubes, graphene, ZnO thin Films and devices; MEMS and Sensors; field emission
Deputy Chairman
Professor Ralf Bundschuh* Biophysics; RNA and protein folding; Sequence analysis; Computational Physics; Polymer Physics; Bioinformatics; Statistical Physics and Thermodynamics; Phase Transitions and Critical Phenomena
Members
Professor Kwok-sum Chan Optical Properties of Semiconductor Nanostructures; Physics of Optoelectronic Devices; Quantum Transport in Nanostructures; Spintronics; Two Dimensional Materials; Superconductor Junctions; Topological Insulators
Professor Raymond Hon-fu Chan Scientific Computation, Numerical Linear Algebra and Image Processing
Professor Andrew Fisher* Theoretical condensed matter physics and nanoscience. The quantum dynamics of electronic states in condensed matter, including particularly current flow in scanning tunneling microscopy and other nanoscale conductors; the dynamics of interacting spins, and their applications in quantum information processing
Professor Liqun Qi Optimization and Applications, Multi-linear Algebra, Computational Mathematics and Application
Professor Chi-wang Shu* Numerical solutions of partial differential equations; applied mathematics; computational physics; computational fluid dynamics
Professor Ben-zhong Tang Exploration of new catalyst systems, development of new polymerization reactions, synthesis of new functional molecules, deciphering of new natural processes, and creation of new advanced materials
Professor Wing-tak Wong Food Safety and Technology; Cancer Research; Organometallic & Catalysis; Drug Discovery and TCM; New Materials and Nano-technology; Renewable Energy and Sustainable Development; Chemical Imaging and Biosensing
Professor Keqing Xia Statistical Mechanics and Nonlinear Dynamics; Fluid Dynamics and Turbulence; Cloud Microphysics, Soft Matter Physics and Biophysics
Professor Tian-cheng Zhang* Non-point source Pollution Control Technologies, Constructed wetlands for Wastewater Treatment, Biofilm processes for Water and Wastewater Treatment
Secretary
Ms Connie Wong Assistant Secretary-General (Research)1, UGC

*Non-local Members