Professor, Department of Building Services Engineering; Urban Noise Research Laboratory, Research Institute for Sustainable Urban Development, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Building Acoustics and Vibration; Aeroacoustics; Fluid Dynamics; Environmental Noise Control; Natural Ventilation-enabling Noise Reduction Technologies
Professor Tang obtained his BSc (Eng) from the Mechanical Engineering, Department of The University of Hong Kong in 1987. He finished his PhD specializing in acoustics and fluid dynamics from the same department in 1992.
Professor Tang joined the Department of Building Services Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in July 1993 and since then has been involved in teaching subjects related to the Built Environment and Acoustics.
He is currently the Associate Head of Department of Building Services Engineering, and is the leader of the Building Acoustics and Vibration research group in the department. He is also the Director of the Urban Noise Research Laboratory of the Research Institute for Sustainable Urban Development of the University. He is active in organizing acoustics conferences and providing services to the industry.
Professor Tang has published over 110 research papers in SCI journals denoted to the science and applications of acoustics, fluid mechanics and mathematics. He has also completed over 100 consultancy projects.