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設計學系

教學人員

陳亞彬博士

講師

電郵 arthur.chan@thei.edu.hk

陳亞彬博士

Dr. Arthur A.P.Chan obtained his PhD in 2005 in the Institute of Textiles and Clothing of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Dr. Chan has a strong commercial background and corporate management experience in fashion retail operations in China, Taiwan and Hong Kong regions. He was employed as a General Manager from the company of SMAB in fashion retail business operations and an Independent Non-executive Director of the listed company of Grand Concord International Holding Limited before joining THEi. Dr. Chan also has a strong industrial background on intimate apparel manufacturing, he was an Operations Manager for ACE Style Intimate Apparel Limited and managed over 5,000 staffs on intimate apparel production and mold pad production in China. He was also a visiting lecturer, the taught subject was the Apparel Technology, in The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

TEACHING AREAS

  • Consumers and Brands
  • Research Methods
  • Menswear Development
  • Production and Protfolio in Menswear
  • Refinement
  • Collection Integration
  • Living with Sustainable materials
  • Fashion Skills and Processes
  • Fashion Management Project
  • China Retail and Marketing Strategy
  • Industry Practices
  • Dissertation I
  • Dissertation II
  • Apparel Technology II

QUALIFICATIONS

2005

Doctor of Philosophy, Institute of Textiles & Clothing

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2000

Bachelor of Art in Clothing Studies, Institute of Textiles & Clothing

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

(First Class Honor)

EMPLOYMENT

2012-2015

General Manager

SMAB (Hong Kong) Limited
2011-2016

Independent of Non-Executive Director

Grand Concord International Holding Limited

2009-2012

Executive Director

Miracle International Cooperation Limited
2006-2009

Operations Manager

ACE Style Intimate Apparel Limited

2005-2006

Production Manager

Tavistock (Spring) HK Limited

(Under ACE Style Group)
Sept 2016 - Dec 2016

Part-time Lecturer

Department of Design, Faculty of Design and Environment

Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

Subject: Dissertation I

Sept 2009 - Aug 2011

Visiting Lecturer

Institute of Textiles & Clothing

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Subject: Apparel Technology II

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS & PUBLIC SERVICES

創會成員及現任教育理事

香港長衫協會

   2020

CText FTI (Fellowship) The Textile Institute 2020

Sub-reviewer

 

 

International Conference on Applied Education, Technology and Innovation (THEi AETI 2019) "Education 4.0: Applied Degree Education and the Future of Work"

   2019

 

 

LSDC The Society of Dyers and Colourists 2019

Reviewer      

  

Academy of International Business

AIB Copenhagen Conference

   2019

 

CText ATI (Associateship) The Textile Institute 2018

ACADEMIC AWARDS AND OTHER ACHIEVEMENT

Teaching Excellent Award

Vocational and Training Council

2019

RESEARCH, ACADEMIC PUBLICATIONS, PUBLIC LECTURES

Research Project

Grant Unit

Project title

Role

Period

University Grants Committee Competitive Research Funding Schemes/ Faculty Development Scheme (FDS)

A Novel Approach to Developing a Virtual Garment Fitting Prediction Model Using Artificial Neural Network  UGC/FDS25/H05/21

Principle Investigator (PI)

1/1/2022 – 31/12/2023

University Grants Committee

Competitive

Research Funding Schemes

Inter-Institutional Development Scheme (IIDS)

Seminar Series on “Sustainable Fashion Development for the Greater Bay Area”

UGC/IIDS25/H02/20

Co- Principle Investigator

(Co-PI)

1/1/2021-31/12/2021

UGC Research Matching Grant Scheme Files (RMGS)

Investigating the Aesthetic Perception of Knitwear Prototypes

RMG/013

Principle Investigator (PI)

1/2/2021-31/1/2022

Intangible Cultural Heritage Funding Scheme - Community-driven Project 2020

Hong Kong Cheongsam Centre Pilot Project

LCSD CS ICHO15-14/4

Co-Investigator

(Co-I)

1/11/2020 – 31/10/2021

THEi Seed Grant Project

 

 

SG1819104 :Improving the Artificial Intelligence on Apparel Size Fitting Prediction under Psychographic Characteristic and 3D Body Measurements Using Artificial Neural Network

Principle Investigator (PI)

1/8/2019- 31/7/2020

 

THEi Seed Grant Project

 

SG1819105: Sustainable Knitted Footwear Design for Tai Chi: An Investigation of Knitting Tensions and Foot Shapes under Sensation of Comfort

Co-Investigator (Co-I)

1/8/2019- 31/7/2020

 

THEi Seed Grant Project

 

SG1819111: Design Exploration of Sustainable Devore with Adoption of Laser Engraving Technology

Co-Investigator (Co-I)

1/8/2019- 31/7/2020

 

THEi Seed Grant Project

 

SG1718105: Sustainable Athleisure Sports Bras Design: The Preferences for Aesthetic Attributes in terms of Values and Lifestyles of Generation Y Females in Hong Kong

Principle Investigator (PI)

1/6/2018-31/5/2019

 

Consultancy Project

Textime Co. Ltd

Tai Chi Apparel Design Project

Co-Investigator (Co-I)

2/5/2019- 31/5/2020

 


Post-Conference Edited Book Chapter

  • Chan, A. P., Chu, W. C., & Chan, C. T. (2020). The Relationship Between the Aesthetic Attributes of Sports Bra Design and the 3D Body Measurements of Generation Y Females in Hong Kong. In Applied Degree Education and the Future of Work (pp. 213-226). Springer, Singapore.

 

Conference

  • Chung-Yin Yu, Ah-pun Chan, Ki Lam and Mei-King Yang, Transformation of Design Education: Hybrid Classroom Adaptation During Pandemic, 221 International Conference on Open and Innovative Education (ICOIE 2021), Open University of Hong Kong, 5–7 July 2021
  • Chan, A., Chu, A., Wu, J., Cheong, KY. & Chan, C.,(2020). Improving the Apparel Size Fitting Prediction under Psychographic Characteristic and 3D Body Measurements Using Artificial Neural Network International Conference on Sustainable Design and Environment 2020. Hong Kong. Date: 6 Aug 2020
  • Ng, H., Lee, E., Yeung, K., Chan, A., & Chu, A. (2020). Design Exploration of Sustainable Devoré with Adoption of Laser Engraving Technology. International Conference on Sustainable Design and Environment 2020. Hong Kong. Date: 6 Aug 2020
  • Lee, E., Chan, A., Ng, H & Chu, A., (2020). Sustainable Knitted Footwear Design for Tai Chi: An Investigation of Knitting Tensions and Foot Shapes under Sensation of Comfort. International Conference on Sustainable Design and Environment 2020. Hong Kong. Date: 6 Aug 2020
  • Chan A.P. and Chu. W. C., (2019). The Relationship between the Aesthetic Attributes of Sports Bra Design and the 3D Body Measurements of Generation Y Females in Hong, International Conference on Applied Education, Technology and Innovation (THEi AETI 2019), 16-18April 2019
  • Chan A.P. and Chu. W. C, (2019). Sustainable Athleisure Sports Bras Design: The Preferences for Aesthetic Attributes in terms of  Values and Lifestyles of Generation Y Females in Hong Kong, Thirteenth International Conference on Design Principles & Practices, Saint Petersburg University, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 1-3 March 2019
  • A. Chan, J. Fan and W. Yu, (2004) Men's Dress Shirt Pattern Design: Relationship between Shirt Pattern Parameters and 3D Body Measurements, Proceedings of 4th AUTEX World Textile Conference, , 22 - 24 June, 2004, Ensait Roubaix, France.
  • A. Chan, J. Fan and W. Yu, (2002) Garment Pattern Design Based on Human Body’s Anthropometric Data, Proceedings of the Textile Institute 82nd World Conference, March 2002, Cairo, Egypt.
  • A. Chan and J. Fan, (2001) Effect of Clothing Pressure on the Tightness Sensation of Girdles, Proceedings of the 6th Asian Textile Conference, August 2001

 

Publications in Forms of Exhibitions and Shows Exhibitions

  • Chan, A., Chu, A., Wu, J., Cheong, KY. & Chan, C.,(2020). Improving the Apparel Size Fitting Prediction under Psychographic Characteristic and 3D Body Measurements Using Artificial Neural Network, Poster Presentation and Research Prototype Display, International Conference on Sustainable Design and Environment 2020 Concurrent Exhibition (Invited), Centre for Sustainable Design and Environment, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Date: 13 Aug – 21 Aug
  • Ng, H., Lee, E., Yeung, K., Chan, A., & Chu, A. (2020). Design Exploration of Sustainable Devoré with Adoption of Laser Engraving Technology, Poster Presentation and Research Prototype Display, International Conference on Sustainable Design and Environment 2020 Concurrent Exhibition (Invited), Centre for Sustainable Design and Environment, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Date: 13 Aug – 21 Aug.
  • Lee, E., Chan, A., Ng, H., Chu, A., & Cheng, F. (2020). Sustainable Knitted Footwear Design for Tai Chi: An Investigation of Knitting Tensions and Foot Shapes under Sensation of Comfort, Poster Presentation and Research Prototype Display, International Conference on Sustainable Design and Environment 2020 Concurrent Exhibition (Invited), Centre for Sustainable Design and Environment, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Date: 13 Aug – 21 Aug.
  • Chan A., (2020). Pink Vision, Cheongsam Design, International Conference on Sustainable Design and Environment 2020 Concurrent Exhibition (Invited), Centre for Sustainable Design and Environment, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Date: 13 Aug – 21 Aug. Virtual exhibition available at

https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=N8Labh9iA3F.

 

Referee Journal

  • A. P. Chan, H. Y. Cheung, W. C. Chu, K.Y. Cheong. Effects of 3D Virtual Garment Pattern Simulation Technology on Students Learning Quality. Nov Res Sci. 8(4). NRS. 000695. 2021. DOI: 10.31031/NRS.2021.08.000695
  • A.Chan, J.Fan and W. Yu., Prediction of Men’s Shirt Pattern Based on 3D Body Measurements, International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology, 2005, Vol.17, No 2., p100-108
  • J. Fan and A.P.Chan, Prediction of Girdle’s Pressure on Human Body from the Pressure Measurement on a Dummy, International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology,2005., No.1., p6-12
  • A.P.Chan, J.Fan and W. Yu., Men’s Shirt Pattern Design Part II: Prediction of Pattern Parameters from 3D Body Measurements, Sen’I Gakkaishi, 2003, Vol.59, No.8., p328-333
  • A.P.Chan, J.Fan and W. Yu., Men’s Shirt Pattern Design Part I: An Experimental Evaluation of Shirt Pattern Drafting Methods, Sen’I Gakkaishi, 2003, Vol.59, No.8., p319-327
  • A.P.Chan and J.Fan, Effect of Clothing Pressure on the Tightness Sensation of Girdles, International Journal of Clothing Science and Technology,2002, Vol.14, No.2, p100-110

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Intimate apparel technology
  • 3D modeling and scanning
  • Garment and pattern fitting
  • Tai Chi shoes technology
  • Cheongsam technology
  • Consumer behavior