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YU, Chi-wai

Dr YU, Chi-wai

Senior Lecturer


  • MSc (Manc.)
  • PhD [PolyU (H.K.)]
  • CEng

Dr C.W. Yu received his MSc in Electrical Power System from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, UK and his PhD from PolyU in 1976 and 1998 respectively.


From 1977 to 1979, he worked in the Power System Protection Department of the China Light & Power Co. From 1979 to 1980, he worked in the Power Supply Department of the Mass Transit Railway Corporation. Dr Yu joined the former Hong Kong Polytechnic in November 1980 and was an Adjunct Associate Professor in 2018.


He is currently a Senior Lecturer of the Division of Science, Engineering and Health Studies. His research interests lie in power system economics, restructuring of the electricity supply industry, open electricity power market operation, transmission and ancillary services pricing development and implementation.


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