Research Projects

The projects listed for the year 2017-18 and before were funded to faculty members under the former Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering.

List of Successful General Research Fund (GRF) / Early Career Scheme (ECS) Projects - 2015-16

Project Title Principal Investigator
1 Automated Torque Microscopy to Investigate Cellular Left-Right Asymmetry with respect to Stem Cell Differentiation Dr. CHEN, T.H., Cecil
2 Design, Fabrication, and Control of a Dragonfly-Inspired Flapping-Wing Robot Dr. CHIRARATTANANON, Pakpong
3 Coordination Control of Networked Dynamic Systems with Event-based Strategies and Its Application Prof. FENG, Gang
4 Advanced Nuclear Structural Materials Development for the Next Generation Reactor Applications Prof. KAI, Ji-jung
5 An Automated Electrophysiological Recording System with Electrical Resistance Feedback for Ion Channel Drug Discovery Dr. LAI, W.C., King
6 Nanolens-Array-Based Fast Scanning Near-Field Optical System for Large Area Nanoscale Imaging Prof. LI, Wen-Jung
7 A Novel Infrared Sensing Method for Enhanced Motion Detection and Tracking Prof. LI, You-fu
8 Nano-mechanical Properties and Dislocation Interactions of Nanoscale Cu Particles in High Strength Fe-based Alloys Prof. LIU, Chain-Tsuan
9 Cooperative Formation Control of Nonholonomic Mobile Robots with Velocity Constraints Dr. LIU, Lu
10 Elastic Strain Engineering of Low-dimensional Nanostructures: Tuning Functional Properties by Mechanical Stretching Dr. LU, Yang
11 Fatigue Behavior of a Biomimetic Ceramics/FGM/Nano-composite Multilayer Dr. NIU, Xinrui
12 Automated 3D Cell Patterning by Optically-induced Micro Manipulation and Fabrication Dr. SHEN, Yajing
13 Strengthening Effects and Deformation Mechanisms in Nanocrystalline Composites Prof. SHEN, Yaogen
14 Diamond-nanoneedle-assisted Intracellular Sensing and Its Application for Probing Innate Immune Response in Living Neurons Dr. SHI, Peng
15 Development of a Robotic Single Cell Surgery System Prof. SUN, Dong
16 On the Hydrodynamic Mechanism of Droplet Impact on Bio-inspired Superhydrophobic Surface with Asymmetric Structure Dr. WANG, Zuankai
17 Improving Fracture/Fatigue Resistance in Metallic Glass through Controlled Structural Evolution and Sample Architecture Design Dr. YANG, Yong
18 Preparation, Energetic Properties and Combustion Characteristics of Explosive-Embedded Nanoenergetic Composite Arrays Dr. ZHANG, Kaili

Last modified on 3 July, 2018