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Dr Wai Ming Cheung

Senior Lecturer

Department: Mechanical and Construction Engineering

EE Waimingcheung Staffprofile 255He was a Post Doctoral Research Officer at the University of Bath, UK where he conducted research on through-life costing in designing defence electronic systems. Previously he was a researcher at the University of Durham focused on research and applications of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) techniques to capture and reuse of design and manufacturing knowledge to improve the product development process. He obtained his PhD degree in engineering from the University of Durham. Prior to this, he studied master and bachelor degrees in manufacturing and mechanical engineering at Loughborough and Strathclyde.


  • PhD January 01 2008
  • Manufacturing Engineering MSc November 02 1998
  • Fellow (FHEA) Higher Education Academy (HEA) 2011
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng) Engineering Council UK (ECUK) 2010
  • Member (MIMechE) Institute of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) 2010

Key Publications

  • Please visit the Pure Research Information Portal for further information
  • An Investigation into UK Government Policy and Legislation to Renewable Energy and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Commitments, Raybould, B., Cheung, W., Connor, C., Butcher, R. 1 Mar 2020, In: Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy
  • Comparative life cycle assessment between imported and recovered fly ash for blended cement concrete in the UK, Hafez, H., Kurda, R., Cheung, W., Nagaratnam, B. 20 Jan 2020, In: Journal of Cleaner Production
  • A Proposed Performance Based Approach for Life Cycle Assessment of Reinforced Blended Cement Concrete, Hafez, H., Cheung, W., Nagaratnam, B., Kurda, R. 13 Jul 2019, Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Sustainable Construction Materials and Technologies (SCMT5), London, Kingston University London
  • A Systematic Review of the Discrepancies in Life Cycle Assessments of Green Concrete, Hafez, H., Kurda, R., Cheung, W., Nagaratnam, B. 10 Nov 2019, In: Applied Sciences
  • Rheological Properties of Self-Compacting Concrete with 3-Dimensional Fibres, Ramli, J., Nagaratnam, B., Poologanathan, K., Cheung, W., Suntharalingam, T., Richardson, A. 27 Oct 2019
  • Comparative LCA of technology improvement opportunities for a 1.5 MW wind turbine in the context of an onshore wind farm, Ozoemena, M., Cheung, W., Hasan, R. Jan 2018, In: Clean Technologies and Environmental Policy
  • Comparison of Environmental Life Cycle Analysis of Aluminum Alloy (LM 6) Street Light Housing and Aluminum Alloy (AL SI12CU1{FE}) Housing, Chinombo, M., Vichare, P., Cheung, W. 11 May 2018
  • Computer Numerical Control Machine Tool Information Reusability within Virtual Machining Systems, Vichare, P., Zhang, X., Dhokia, V., Cheung, W., Xiao, W., Zheng, L. 1 Mar 2018, In: Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture
  • Identifying Infrastructure project uncertainties during project initiation using system thinking, Onalaja, A., Cheung, W., Samwinga, V. 30 Jun 2018, Proceedings of the Creative Construction Conference (2018), Diamond Congress Ltd.
  • Improving uncertainty analysis of embodied energy and embodied carbon in wind turbine design, Ozoemena, M., Cheung, W., Hasan, R. Feb 2018, In: The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology

PGR Supervision

  • Hisham Hafez Start: 01/10/2018
  • Haitem Fargani A Framework Incorporating Lean Six Sigma and Life-Cycle Assessment in Sustainable Manufacturing Start: 01/09/2013

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