Death – Obituary News : Jason Ching, the 2023 Luke Howard Award recipient, has passed away suddenly and unexpectedly. The Urban Climate Research Center and ICUC11Sydney community mourn his loss and remember him as a gentleman who always saw the best in others.
Our entire @IAUrbanClimate & @ICUC11Sydney community and beyond, are saddened at the sudden and unexpected passing of Jason Ching, a friend to all, and a paragon of a gentleman that constantly saw the best in others.
We will miss you Jason, the 2023 Luke Howard Award Recipient pic.twitter.com/1cKrQflyFu
— Urban Climate Research Center (@ASUrbanClimate) September 12, 2023
Jason Ching, a well-respected member of the Urban Climate Research community, has tragically passed away. The news of his sudden and unexpected death has left the entire community and beyond in a state of deep sadness.
Ching was known to be a friend to all and a true gentleman, consistently seeing the best in others. His warm and welcoming nature made him a beloved figure among his colleagues and friends. His contributions to the field of urban climate research were highly regarded, and his dedication and passion for his work were evident to all who knew him.
In recognition of his exceptional work, Ching was honored with the prestigious Luke Howard Award for 2023. This accolade highlighted his significant contributions to the understanding of urban climate and its impact on cities and communities.
Ching’s legacy extends beyond his professional achievements. He will be remembered for his kindness, humility, and unwavering support for those around him. Colleagues fondly recall his willingness to lend a helping hand and his ability to foster collaboration within the research community.
His absence leaves a void that will be difficult to fill. The Urban Climate Research Center, where Ching was an integral part, will greatly miss his expertise and guidance. His passing is a tremendous loss not only for the field of urban climate research but also for the countless lives he touched.
During this time of sorrow, our thoughts and condolences go out to Ching’s family, friends, and colleagues. May they find solace in the memories they shared with him and draw strength from his lasting impact on the field of urban climate research..