Congratulations to Dr. Patrick Wong on receiving the 自然科學獎二等獎 2018 from the Ministry of Education for his project “On the abnormal EHL film and its mechanism of viscosity wedge”. The award ceremony will be held on 19 June at Hong Kong Baptist University.
Prof Zuankai Wang and Dr Yajing Shen’s team has developed a novel tiny, soft robot with caterpillar-like legs capable of carrying heavy loads and adaptable to adverse environments. The mini delivery-robot could pave the way for medical technology advances, such as drug delivery in the human body. (Read more)
Professor Jian Lu’s team has developed the world’s first-ever 4D printing for ceramics which was published in Science Advances and has received 4 US patents. (Read more)
CityU Underwater Robotics Team including SZE Tsz Ho, MOK Tsz Ling and YEUNG On Lik won Third Prize in 3rd Underwater Robot Competition held in Shanghai in 9-11 July 2018, under the supervision of Dr. Yajing SHEN, Dr. Pakpong CHIRARATTANANON and faculty members from the EE department. (Read more)
MTE final year students CHAN Tsz Lung, LAM Cheuk Hung, LUK Ying Kit and LAM Wah Shing received the Gold Award of the ASM Technology Award 2018 for their project “Transformable Wheelchair” under the supervision of Dr. Pakpong Chirarattananon. (Read more)
Professor Zuankai Wang’s team has been granted about HK$5.5 million for their project on “Bio-inspired surface engineering for phase change heat transfer: From fundamental understanding to practical applications” under RGC’s Collaborative Research Fund Scheme (CRF). (Read more)
PhD student James Utama Surjadi, under Dr. Yang Lu’s supervision, was awarded the Nano Letters Best Poster Award and the Materials Today Rising Star Poster Gold Award during the NANO 2018 conference held on 24-29 June 2018. (Read more)
NRE and M.E. students will participate in the internship arranged by China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN) in London and Shenzhen during summer, marking the first time for a national nuclear enterprise to engage Hong Kong students for internship. (Read more)
Professor Dong Sun and Professor Yuan-Ting Zhang attended the signing ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between CityU and Karolinska Institutet, one of the world’s foremost medical universities, to establish teaching and research exchanges. (Read more)
Dr. Peng Shi and Dr. Zuankai Wang were acknowledged by the World Cultural Council as young researchers and scholars from Hong Kong who have performed outstandingly in the fields of science, education or arts, from among nine young research leaders at CityU. (Read more)
Prof. Jian Lu receives the 12th Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Award, the most prestigious award for engineering and technology achievement in China. (Read more)
Mechatronic Engineering final-year students CHAN Tsz Lung, LAM Cheuk Hung, LAM Wah Shing and LUK Ying Kit won the Third Prize at the “Challenge Cup” National Competition-Hong Kong Regional Final, Hong Kong University Student Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition 2018, under the supervision of Dr. Pakpong Chirarattananon. (Read more)
Ms. LEUNG Yin Ming, Year 2 student from the Bioengineering major, was selected as a recipient of the Innovation and Technology Scholarship Award Scheme 2018. With a scholarship of HK$150,000, she plans to join an overseas attachment programme at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Sweden and take up a local internship programme. (Read more)
Dr. Yang Lu’s research team has recently published their groundbreaking discovery that diamonds at nanoscale can undergo ultralarge, fully reversible elastic deformation in the prestigious journal Science. (Read more)
TQE final-year students CHAN Ka San, LEE Tsz Kwan, WONG Wing To, and LAM Yuk Chun, under the supervision of Dr. LU Yang, won 1st runner-up in the 2018 HKSQ Student Project Competition organized by Hong Kong Society for Quality and sponsored by Defond Electrical Industries Ltd.
Mr. Jiaqian Li, under the supervision of Dr. Zuankai Wang, won Premier Prize at the first International Society of Bionic Engineering (ISBE) Bionic Innovation Competition from among over 130 works worldwide.