Assistant Professor

 

Address:

Room ZS616, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics,

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

 

Contact number:

(852) 3400-8959

 

Fax number:

(852) 2330-2994

 

Website:

http://www.lsgi.polyu.edu.hk/

 

E-mail:

lswong@polyu.edu.hk, m.wong06@fulbrightmail.org

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Dr. WONG Man Sing

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2009 Doctor of Philosophy in Remote Sensing and GIS, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hong Kong
2005 Master of Philosophy in Remote Sensing and GIS, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hong Kong
2003 Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Hong Kong
2013-date Council Member, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
2012-date Council Member, The Hong Kong Institution of Engineering Surveyors (MHKInstES)
2015-date Member, International Association of Mathematical Geosciences (IAMG)
2009-date Member, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS) Commission III, Inter-commission Working Group III/VII
2007-date Member, International Society for Environmental Information Sciences (ISEIS)
2006-date Member, Fulbright Program, the Institute of International Education, United States Department of State
2016-2017 Faculty Award for Outstanding Performance/Achievement Award, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Team Award for Teaching: Dr. WONG Man Sing (PI), Prof Wenzhong SHI, Prof. Xiaoli DING, Prof. Esmond MOK, Prof. Wu CHEN, Prof. Janet NICHOL, Dr. Lilian PUN, Dr. Wallace LAI, Mr. Roy KAM, Ms. Yao HAN
2016 Dean’s Award for Outstanding Achievement in Research Funding
2014-2015 Faculty Award for Outstanding Performance/Achievement Award, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Team Award for Teaching: Dr. WONG Man Sing (PI), Prof. Esmond MOK, Prof. Xiaoli DING, Prof. Janet NICHOL, Mr. Roy KAM, Ms. Ran ZHANG
2014/2015 LSGI Excellence in Teaching Award
2014 Early Career Award, Research Grants Council, Hong Kong
2006 Fulbright Junior Scholar Award, Hong Kong, Visiting Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC), Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic science, University of Maryland, College Park, U.S.
2005-2006 Faculty Award for Outstanding Performance/Achievement Award, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Team Award for Research and Scholarly Activities: Prof. Janet Nichol and Dr. Wong Man Sing
08/2012-date Assistant Professor in the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
06/2011-08/2012 Senior Research Fellow in the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
08/2009-04/2011 Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
11/2008-05/2009 Research Fellow in the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
09/2006-08/2007 Faculty Research Assistant and Visiting Scholar in the Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center (ESSIC), University of Maryland, College Park, U.S.
2017-date Editorial Board member of "Climate" http://www.mdpi.com/journal/climate/editors
2017-date Editor of Special Issue "Understanding and Mitigating Urban Heat Island-Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies" in the Journal of "Climate" http://www.mdpi.com/journal/climate/special_issues/UHI
2017-date Guest Editor of Special Issue "Spatial and Spatio-Temporal Planning for Urban Health and Sustainability" in the Journal "Sustainability", http://www.mdpi.com/journal/sustainability/special_issues/Spatial_Sustainability
2016-date Committee member in the Asia Land Professional Group of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Asia)
2015-date Editor of Journal of Geospatial Engineering (ISSN 1563-3772), The Hong Kong Institute of Engineering Surveyors, Hong Kong
2015-date Council member in the Geomatic Professional Group of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Hong Kong)
2013-date GEO member of Earth Observation for Monitoring Environmental Impacts of Coal Extraction and Use in China
2013-2014 Council Member in the Hong Kong Society for Remote Sensing
2012-date Council member in the Hong Kong Institution of Engineering Surveyors
2011-date Council member in the LSGI Alumni Association
2011-date Member in the 7SEAS international network, led and supported by U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, U.S.
2005-date Official Site Manager of AERONET stations in Hong Kong, led and supported by NASA, U.S.
06/2015 Serving as Reviewer to review project proposal from the Belgian Remote Sensing Research Programme
11/2012 Serving as Academic Committee Panel in RGC-Fulbright Hong Kong Junior Scholar Awards
11/2013 Serving as Academic Committee Panel in RGC-Fulbright Hong Kong Junior Scholar Awards