Professor Yuguo Li, Chair Professor of Building Environment and Associate Dean (Research) of Engineering, received The 14th Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Prize by the Chinese Academy of Engineering in recognition of his significant achievements and contributions in the field of engineering technology and engineering management.
The Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Prize is regarded as the highest award in the field of Engineering Science and Technology in China. Established in 1996, it is presented biennially to honour outstanding Chinese engineers and scientists who have made outstanding achievements and significant contributions in the field of engineering technology and engineering management.
The award is highly competitive. This year, a total of 39 scientists from all over the country including Hong Kong and Macao are awarded. They were chosen from among 340 eligible candidates following stringent nomination, screening and review procedures.