Prof CHOU Siaw Kiang

Co-Principal Investigator

Prof S.K. Chou is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. He had previously held a joint appointment as Executive Director of the Energy Studies Institute, National University of Singapore (NUS) until July 2017 and was formerly Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, NUS.

He is a Fellow and Past President of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore, and a Fellow of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers. He is a Fellow of the Singapore Academy of Engineering, the ASEAN Academy of Engineering and Technology, the Energy Institute, UK, and the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations. He is credited with the formulation of the Envelope Thermal Transfer Value (ETTV) and the Residential Envelope Thermal Transmittance Value (RETV) criteria in the building energy standards used in the Singapore Green Mark Incentive Scheme.

He chairs the Advisory Committee of the School of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, Singapore Polytechnic. He is chairman of the Technical Evaluation Panel on the Grant for Energy Efficiency Technology (GREET) of the National Environment Agency, Singapore. He is an editor of the Elsevier journal, Applied Energy.

Singapore - NUS


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