Research Projects

List of Successful General Research Fund (GRF) Projects - 2021-22

No. Project Title Investigator(s) from BME
1 A Passive Aeromechanic Approach for Collision Avoidance of a Reconfigurable Multirotor Robot Dr CHIRARATTANANON Pakpong
2 Nanorobotic Manipulation Inside a TEM for In-situ Nanodevice Prototyping and Characterization Prof DONG Lixin
3 Cooperative adaptive control of networked multiple dynamical systems with unknown parameters and its application Prof FENG Gang
4 Microfluidic inflammatory tumor model for drug discovery in patients with systemic infection Dr KHOO Bee Luan*
5 Nanofiber-based biodegradable multi-legged millirobot Dr SHEN Yajing*
6 High-throughput robotic microinjection system and its application in constructing gene-edited macrophages with enhanced tumor-killing ability Prof SUN Dong*
7 Development of Framework Nucleic Acid based platform technology for intradermal and transdermal delivery of oligonucleotides therapeutics Dr XU Chenjie*
8 Intelligent Electronic Skin for Human Machine Interactions Dr YU Xinge
* Large grants of over or close to $1M

List of Successful General Research Fund (GRF) Projects - 2020-21

No. Project Title Investigator(s) from BME
1 Engineering functional skeletal muscle sheets for bionic applications Dr CHEN Ting-Hsuan
2 RRR2: Reconfigurable Revolving Wing Robot with Modular Multi-Locomotion Dr CHIRARATTANANON Pakpong
3 Plasmonic Nanosensors and Antennas for Signal Transduction and Energy Harvesting for Biomedical Microrobots Prof DONG Lixin
4 Cooperative control of networked multiple dynamical systems with unbounded transmission delays and its application Prof FENG Gang
5 Automation of a Viscoelasticity Microcytometer for High-Throughput Biomechanical Phenotyping of Floating Cancer Cells Dr LAM Raymond Hui-Wai
6 Microrobotic System for High-Precise Micro Helical Structure Fabrication Dr SHEN Yajing
7 Intracellular Biopsy based microRNA Profiling for Dissecting the Temporal Dynamics of Cellular Heterogeneity Prof SHI Peng
8 Investigation of an excitatory nucleo-pontine-cortical feedback pathway in cerebellum-mediated associative motor learning Dr TIN Chung
9 Engineering osteogenesis with hypertrophic chondrocytes in tissue-engineered cartilaginous template for rudimentary bone formation Prof WANG Dongan
10 Development of fast-scanning hyperspectral optical-resolution photoacoustic microscopy Dr WANG Lidai
11 Development of highly swellable microneedle skin patches for skin interstitial fluid sampling and in situ transdermal biosensing Dr XU Chenjie
12 Skin-Integrated Sensing and Haptic Feedback Electronics for Health Monitoring and Sudden Illnesses Early Warning Dr YU Xinge

List of Successful General Research Fund (GRF) Projects - 2019-20

No. Project Title Investigator(s) from BME
1 Reconfigurable Quadrotors with Energetically Efficient Multimodal Locomotion Dr CHIRARATTANANON Pakpong
2 Microfluidic single-cell isolation and measurement for spatial profiling of cytokines secreted from different immune cell subtypes Dr LAM Raymond Hiu-wai
3 Distributed Tracking Control of Networked Heterogeneous Dynamic Systems by Pure Output Feedback Dr LIU Lu
4 Memoristic Ambient Oxygen Nanosensors for Medical Microrobotic Agents Prof DONG Lixin

List of Successful General Research Fund (GRF) / Early Career Scheme (ECS) Projects - 2018-19

No. Project Title Investigator(s) from BME
1 Development of theranostic hydrogels for MRI-guided brain tumor treatment Dr CHAN Kannie Wai Yan
2 An Aerial Robot with a Passive Morphing Design for Efficient Hovering and Forward Flight Dr CHIRARATTANANON Pakpong
3 Advanced filtering of nonlinear systems via T-S fuzzy models in finite frequency domain with application to fault diagnosis Prof FENG Gang
4 Distributed Control of Multiple Dynamic Systems with Resources Constraints and Its Application to Mobile Robot Formation Control Dr LIU Lu
5 Fully-Decentralized and Near-Optimal Large-Scale Multi-Robot Collision Avoidance via Deep Learning Dr PAN Jia
6 Development of Optical-Resolution Photoacoustic Microscopy with Compensation of Absorption Saturation Dr WANG Lidai

(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 - 2017-18

No. Project Title Investigator(s) from BME
1 Microengineered Ratchet Patterns in Nanowire Magnetoscope for Directing Rotational Bias and Programmed Cell Live/Death Dr. CHEN, Ting Hsuan
2 Cooperative Transport of Suspended Loads with Aerial Robots via Intelligent Inertia Sensing Dr. CHIRARATTANANON, Pakpong
3 Distributed cooperative control of networked multiple dynamic systems with time delays and its application Prof. FENG, Gang
4 Fundamental Investigation on High Entropy Alloy Deformation Mechanisms Dr. HU Alice
5 An microfluidic cell isolation and biosening platform for cytokine profiling of individual immune cell types Dr. LAM Raymond Hiu-wai
6 An Opto-microfluidics Platform for High-throughput Single-Cell Death Recognition and Drug Testing Prof. LI Wen-Jung
7 Distributed Control for Cooperative Output Regulation of Nonlinear Systems and Its Application in Mobile Robots Coordination Dr. LIU Lu
8 Unstructured T-splines with global higher order continuity for isogeometric analysis - foundation theory and algorithms Dr. MA Weiyin
9 Micro rotatable robotic system for low invasive cell injection Dr. SHEN Yajing
10 A Bio-hybrid System Based on Engineered Cardiac Micro-tissues and Its application in Self-sustaining Bioelectronic Devices Dr. SHI Peng
11 Robotic Cell Injection Surgery System for the Safe and Specific Genetic Modification in Single Cells Prof. SUN Dong
12 Computational roles of inhibitory interneurons in a cerebellum spiking neural model of adaptive vestibulo-ocular-optokinetic reflex Dr. TIN Chung
Dr. LAI King Wai Chiu
13 Quantitative photoacoustic imaging of blood oxygen saturation in deep tissue Dr. WANG Lidai
14 Rectifying directional liquid transport for the thermal diode application using the bio-inspired approach Dr. WANG Zuankai
15 Facilitating hydrodynamic lubrication of zero-entrainment-velocity contacts in retainerless ball bearings based on boundary slip Dr. WONG Patrick Pat-lam
16 Optimizing Mechanical Properties of Metallic Glasses by Tuning Fast and Slow Secondary Relaxations Dr. YANG Yong

(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 - 2016-17

No. Project Title Investigator(s) from BME
1 Microengineered Ratchet Patterns in Nanowire Magnetoscope for Directing Rotational Bias and Programmed Cell Live/Death Dr. CHEN, Ting Hsuan
2 Cooperative Transport of Suspended Loads with Aerial Robots via Intelligent Inertia Sensing Dr. CHIRARATTANANON, Pakpong
3 Distributed cooperative control of networked multiple dynamic systems with time delays and its application Prof. FENG, Gang
4 Fundamental Investigation on High Entropy Alloy Deformation Mechanisms Dr. HU Alice
5 An microfluidic cell isolation and biosening platform for cytokine profiling of individual immune cell types Dr. LAM Raymond Hiu-wai
6 An Opto-microfluidics Platform for High-throughput Single-Cell Death Recognition and Drug Testing Prof. LI Wen-Jung
7 Distributed Control for Cooperative Output Regulation of Nonlinear Systems and Its Application in Mobile Robots Coordination Dr. LIU Lu
8 Unstructured T-splines with global higher order continuity for isogeometric analysis - foundation theory and algorithms Dr. MA Weiyin
9 Micro rotatable robotic system for low invasive cell injection Dr. SHEN Yajing
10 A Bio-hybrid System Based on Engineered Cardiac Micro-tissues and Its application in Self-sustaining Bioelectronic Devices Dr. SHI Peng
11 Robotic Cell Injection Surgery System for the Safe and Specific Genetic Modification in Single Cells Prof. SUN Dong
12 Computational roles of inhibitory interneurons in a cerebellum spiking neural model of adaptive vestibulo-ocular-optokinetic reflex Dr. TIN Chung
Dr. LAI King Wai Chiu
13 Quantitative photoacoustic imaging of blood oxygen saturation in deep tissue Dr. WANG Lidai
14 Rectifying directional liquid transport for the thermal diode application using the bio-inspired approach Dr. WANG Zuankai
15 Facilitating hydrodynamic lubrication of zero-entrainment-velocity contacts in retainerless ball bearings based on boundary slip Dr. WONG Patrick Pat-lam
16 Optimizing Mechanical Properties of Metallic Glasses by Tuning Fast and Slow Secondary Relaxations Dr. YANG Yong

Last modified on 12 July, 2021