BSc (MIT), PhD (Harvard University)

The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Associate Director, Office of University General Education
  • Associate Professor, Earth System Science
    Programme, Faculty of Science
  • Associate Director, Institute of Environment,
    Energy and Sustainability

Photo of Prof. TAI Pui Kuen Amos

Academic Interests

  • Atmospheric chemistry and physics
  • Air pollution, agricultural and forest meteorology
  • Biosphere-atmosphere interactions and ecoclimatology
  • Ecosystem services and food security under climate change
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  • 2019: Faculty of Science Exemplary Teaching Award
  • 2018: Founding Member, Hong Kong Young Academy of Sciences (YASHK)
  • 2015: World Meteorological Organization (WMO) Research Award for Young Scientists
  • 2015: Vice-Chancellor’s Exemplary Teaching Award
  • 2015: Faculty of Science Exemplary Teaching Award
  • 2014: Early Career Award, Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong

Selected Publications