Invited talks


International Conference on Biomedical Ultrasound 2017 (Dec 2017)

The Tenth Conference on High-performance Ceramics (Nov 2017)

2017 Conference on Piezoelectric Materials, Acoustic Devices and Their Applications (May 2017)

National Tsing Hua University (Feb 2017)

Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Aug 2016)

13th Annual Ultrasonic Transducer Engineering Conference (UTEC 2016) (May 2016)

Workshop of Theranostics with Sound and Light (Oct 2015)

Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Sep 2015)

South China Normal University (Jun 2015)

The University of Hong Kong (Apr 2015)

National Institute of Metrology (Jan 2015)

Second International Conference of Young Researchers on Advanced Materials (Oct 2014)

Sichuan Normal University (Jun 2014) 

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Apr 2014)

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Research topics

research Funding


Principal Investigator (2019  – 2020)
Innovation and Technology Fund, Innovation and Technology Commission, “Development of Novel Dual-modality Catheter Technology for Intravascular Photoacoustic/Ultrasound Imaging” (K-ZPBX for HKD 1,261,450).

Co-Principal Investigator (2018 – 2021)
National Key Research and Development Program of China (国家重点研发计划“数字诊疗装备”专项项目), Ministry of Science and Technology, “High-resolution, High-speed, Intelligent Cardiac Interventional Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging System” (RMB 6,560,000).​

Co-Investigator (2018  – 2019)
Innovation and Technology Fund, Innovation and Technology Commission, “High-frequency Phase Array Medical Ultrasound Transducer for Eye Imaging” (K-ZPBE for HKD 1,281,000).

Co-Principal Investigator (2017 – 2019)
The Scientific and Technological Plan of Guangdong Province (广东省科学技术厅广东省前沿与关键技术创新专项资金项目(粤港联合创新领域)), Guangdong Science and Technology Department, “Development of High-power Ultrasonic Welding System for Battery Packaging” (2017A050506036, H-ZG5U for RMB 500,000).​

Principal Investigator (2017 – 2019)
Postdoctoral Fellowships Scheme, HKPolyU, “Development of a Spinel Zinc Ferrite/Enzyme Coupling Biomimetic System for Photocatalytic Reduction of CO2” (G-YW2J for HKD 700,000).​

Co-Principal Investigator (2016 – 2018)
The Scientific and Technological Plan of Guangdong Province (广东省科学技术厅广东省前沿与关键技术创新专项资金项目(粤港联合创新领域)), Guangdong Science and Technology Department, “Development of High-performance Electrode Materials for Lithium-ion Batteries” (2016A050503040, 2016B010114002 for RMB 1,000,000).​

Principal Investigator (2017 – 2018)
Internal Grant, HKPolyU, “Development of a Novel Acoustic Tweezing Method” (G-YBPN for HKD 205,000).​

Principal Investigator (2016 – 2017)
Internal Grant, HKPolyU, “Development of a Novel Acoustic Tweezing Method” (G-YBLM for HKD 160,000).​

Co-Investigator (2016 – 2017)
Shantou Institute of Ultrasonic Instrument Co. Ltd., “Fabrication of High Frequency Phased-array Transducer” (H-ZG4S for HKD 450,000).​

Co-Investigator (2016 – 2018)
Research Funding Scheme for Supporting Intra-Faculty Interdisciplinary Projects, HKPolyU, “Fundamental Investigation of Ultrasonic Neuromodulation” (1-ZVGK for HKD 400,000).​

Co-Investigator (2016 – 2021)
Project for University Research Facility in Materials Characterization and Device Fabrication (UMF), HKPolyU, “Novel Materials for Emerging Energy, Electronic, and Photonic Devices” (1-ZVGH for HKD 23,950,000).​

Co-Investigator (2015 – 2017)
Postdoctoral Fellowships Scheme, HKPolyU, “Study the Mechanism of Ultrasound Induced Brain Stimulation” (G–YW0Q for HKD 700,000).​

Team Leader (2015 – 2017)
Large Equipment Fund, HKPolyU, “Equipment for High-temperature Thermal and Electrical Characterization” (DD7F for HKD 2,200,000).

Principal Investigator (2015 – 2017)
Early Career Scheme, Research Grants Council, Development of a Radiation Force-calibrated Acoustic Tweezing Method for the Characterization of Biological Cell Deformation(F–PP1S for HKD 1,158,901 + HKD 100,000 (ECS Award) + HKD 90,890 (Matching Grant)).
Team Member (2014  – 2016)
Large Equipment Fund, HKPolyU, “Microscopy, Mechanics and Reliability of Novel, Nano-scale Electrode Materials for Electrochemical Energy Storage Systems” (DD6Z for HKD 3,120,000).

Co-Investigator (2014 – 2016)
Project of Strategic Importance, HKPolyU, “Advanced Smart Materials–Nanoscale Phenomena and Novel Applications” (1–ZVCG for HKD 2,500,000).

Principal Investigator (2014)
Start-up grant, Department of Electrical Engineering, HKPolyU, “Development of acoustic transducers for engineering applications” (4–ZZDC for HKD 1,000,000).

K. H. (Koko) LAM Research group

Professional Activities


Organization Committee Member:
The 17th Congress of the Asian-Pacific Confederation of Chemical Engineering (APCChE 2017), 2017 

The 6th International Conference on Power Electronics Systems and Applications (PESA), 2015


Review Editor:

Frontiers in Smart Materials


Reviewer for International SCI Journals:
Acta Acustica united with Acustica
Applied Physics Letters
Biotechnology and Bioengineering
Ceramics International​
Composites Science and Technology
Composites Part A:
 Applied Science and Manufacturing 
​Crystal Growth and Design
Crystal Research and Technology

Electrochimica Acta
Energy Technology
Engineering Structures
​Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science
IEEE Industrial Electronics Magazine
​IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering
IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics
​IEEE Transactions on Magnetics

IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control
IET Power Electronics
​Infrared Physics and Technology

Ionics
Journal of Alloys and Compounds
Journal of Applied Physics
Journal of Electroceramics

Journal of Electronic Materials
Journal of Materials Processing Technology
Journal of Materials Science

Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics

Journal of the Acoustical Society of America
Journal of the American Ceramic Society
​Materials
Materials Letters
Materials Science and Engineering: B – Advanced Functional Solid-State Materials
Measurement Science and Technology

Nano Energy
Nanoscale
Physica Scripta

Scientific Reports
Sensors
​Sensors and Actuators A:
 Physical
Smart Materials and Structures