Iat Meng WAN, Walter溫日明
Senior Instructor

Academic Qualifications | Working Experience | Teaching | Research | Awards | Selected Publications | Contact Details


Academic Qualification


Working Experience

  • Lecturer, University of Macau (1999 – now)
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Macau (1996 1999)
  • Teaching Assistant, University of Hong Kong (1994 1996)
  • Research Assistant, University of Hong Kong (1993 1994)

Teaching

B.Sc. Courses (*current)

  1. Technical Drawing I (DRWG100)*
  2. Mechanics I (CIVL110)
  3. Engineering Geology (CIVL201)*
  4. Soil Mechanics I (CIVL351)
  5. Traffic Engineering (CIVL447)*
  6. Transportation Planning and Public Transport System (CIVL459)*
  7. Introduction to Soil Improvement (CIVL487)*

B.Sc. Final Year Project Supervision

  • CHENG Ha Un “Macau Road Capacity Analysis” (completed in 2009)
  • PAO Chi Seng, PO Chi Wah, UN Chi Ho, KUOK Chi Hong, CHAN Fun Kun “Preliminary Analysis of Urban Transportation Sustainability of Macao in relationship to Light Rapid Transit System” (completed in 2009)
  • SERGO Choi da Silva “Engineering properties of soil cement mixture” (completed in 2007)
  • LIU Sai Kuan “Engineering properties of soil and plastic waste mixtures” (completed in 2004)

Master of Science Thesis Supervision

  • TOU Ka Man “Thermal Insulation Properties of Rubber Tire Concrete” (completed in 2007) (Co-supervisor)

Research

Research Interests

  • Urban Travel Demand Analysis and Household Travel Demand Study
  • Transportation Planning for Public Transport System
  • Engineering Approach for Heritage Conservation
  • Solid Waste Management

Recent Research Projects

External Projects

  • Household Travel Demand Study, funded by Direcção dos Serviços para os Assuntos de Tráfego (D.S.A.T.), Macao Government
  • Road Network Analysis of Macao: An Assessment of Road Capacity, funded by Direcção dos Serviços para os Assuntos de Tráfego (D.S.A.T.), Macao Government

Internal Projects

  • Study of Recycling of Rubber-tire as Concrete Aggregates, funded by The Research Committee of University of Macau

Awards

  • Erasmus Mundus Scholarship, awarded by European Commission (2007/2008)
  • Wang GungWu Scholarship, awarded by University of Hong Kong (1996)
  • Best Paper Award for University Researcher for Fourth International Conference on Re-use of Contaminated Land and Landfills, 2-4 July, London (1996)

Selected Publications

Publications in Solid Waste Management

  1. “Physical Properties of Dewatered Wastewater Sludge for Landfilling”, Water Science and Technology, 1996, 34 (3-4), 533 -540.
  2. “Geotechnical Aspects of Dewatered Wastewater Sludge of Landfill Disposal”, Polluted + Marginal Land – 96 Proceedings, Fourth International Conference on Re-use of Contaminated Land and Landfills, 2-4 July, 1996, London (M. C. Forde ed.), Engineering Technics Press, Edinburgh, 295-299.
  3. “Interrelation between Filtration and Consolidation Characteristics of Wastewater Sludge for Landfilling”, accepted for presentation in Fourth International Symposium on Environmental Geotechnology and Global Sustainable Development, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 9 -13 August, 1998.
  4. “A Comparative Study of Solid Waste Management Experience between Hong Kong and Macau”, accepted for presentation in Third China Association For Science and Technology (CAST) Conference of Young Scientists, Beijing, China, 20 -22 August, 1998.

Reports in Public Transport System (in Chinese)

  1. “公共巴士的服務運作模式研究”, 由澳門特別行政區土地工務運輸局委托, 2007
  2. “公共巴士的服務改善之研究”, 由澳門特別行政區土地工務運輸局委托, 2008

Contact Details

Faculty of Science and Technology
University of Macau, E11
Avenida da Universidade, Taipa,
Macau, China

Room: E11-3008
Telephone: (853) 8822-4379
Fax: (853) 8822-2426
Email: imwan