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Dr. Chiu Hon Chim

Dr. Chiu Hon Chim (招侃潛博士)

Lecturer I

Sedimentology, Geomorphology,
Coastal Hazards

Office:
SMC 12/F, College of International Education, Shek Mun
Tel:
(852) 3411 3299
Fax:
(852) 3411 5990

Academic Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Earth Sciences, The University of Hong Kong
  • B.Sc. in Earth Sciences, The University of Hong Kong

 


Teaching Field/ Courses Taught

  • Physical Geography
  • Anthropogenic Climate Change and Society
  • Geo-environmental and Ecological Field Study
  • Urban Development and Environment
  • Environment and Resources Management Field Camp
  • The Pearl River Delta : An Environmental Survey

 


Research Interests

  • Sedimentary basins in South China
  • Sedimentary and geomorphology of lake systems
  • Himalayan river and lake systems
  • Coastal hazards

 


Professional and Community Services

  • Vice-President, Geological Society of Hong Kong, Session 2020-22
  • Reviewer, Natural Hazards
  • Speaker for a series of geography teacher training courses in 2019, Education Bureau

 


Academic Awards

  • Faculty Knowledge Exchange (KE) Award 2012, Faculty of Science, University of Hong Kong

 


 

Li, Z., Zhu, R., Gao, Y., Chiu, H. C., & Liao, H. (2020). Recrystallization of Holocene calcareous root tubes in the Tengger Desert, Northwest China and its effects on the reliability of paleoenvironmental reconstruction results. Quaternary International. (in press)

Chiu, H.C. (2019) Late Pleistocene to Holocene landscape controls on former higher lake levels in Tibet and its interactions with surface processes. Abstract presented in GSA Penrose Conference "Climatic controls on continental erosion and sediment transport", Alaska, August 2019

Tse, K.C., Chiu, H. C., Tsang, M. Y., Li, Y., Lam, E. Y. (2019) An unsupervised learning approach to study synchroneity of past events in the South China Sea. Frontiers of Earth Science. 13(3):628-640

Tse, K.C., Chiu, H. C., Tsang, M. Y., Li, Y., Lam, E. Y. (2019) Unsupervised learning on scientific ocean drilling datasets from the South China Sea. Frontiers of Earth Science. 13(1):180-190

Chiu, H.C., Chan, E.T.K., Lee, K.W., Leung, S.M., Leung, Y.T. (2018) Beach Recovery Processes in Urban Beach Systems : A Study in Hong Kong after an Extreme Storm Event. Abstract presented in LIFE+FLANDRE international workshop on Management of Coastal Dunes and Sandy Beaches (LIFE+12 NAT/BE/000631/FLANDRE), France, Jun 2018.

Chiu, H.C., Chan, E.T.K., Lee, K.W., Leung, S.M., Leung, Y.T. (2018) Natural and anthropogenic processes affecting post-storm beach sand recovery in urban coastlines : a case study in Hong Kong. Abstract presented in INQUA-PAGES Conference for Early-Career Researchers Impacts of sea-level rise from past to present, The Netherlands, Aug 2018.