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Inspiring innovations at Student Project Exhibition
27 June 2019

The creativity behind applying technology to solve real-life problems by students from the College of Science and College of Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) was unleashed at the Student Project Exhibition from 26 to 27 June......

CityU robotics and biomedical engineer elected Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering
24 June 2019

Professor Sun Dong, Chair Professor and Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has been elected Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) for his outstanding achievements in robotics and biomedical engineering......

Major award for CityU’s electronic engineering expert
03 June 2019

One of the leading scientists at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has been honoured with a highly prestigious award in the field of computational electromagnetics (CEM)......

New discovery helps develop materials with higher strength and ductility
09 May 2019

A research team comprising experts from City University of Hong Kong (CityU), University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (USST) and Zhejiang University (ZJU) discovered for the first time the deformation transitions of multiscale nanotwins (NTs) in austenitic stainless steel......

CityU wins two golds and two silvers at the International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva
15 April 2019

Researchers from City University of Hong Kong (CityU) received four awards, including two Gold Medals and two Silver Medals at the 47th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva, held in Switzerland......

Provost elected Fellow of European Academy of Sciences
01 April 2019

Professor Alex Jen Kwan-yue, Provost and Chair Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has been elected Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences (EurASc) in recognition of his profound contributions to research on science......

Big data analysis and artificial intelligence
26 March 2019

Big data and artificial intelligence (AI) have many applications and tremendous commercial potential but to achieve a major breakthrough, we need to take risks and think big, according to Professor Yan Hong, Acting Dean of the College of Engineering and Chair Professor......

Neuromedicine breakthrough with Harvard University
18 March 2019

A research team led by City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has found a shortcut for developing new drugs which can potentially reduce time and costs by sorting out high potential candidates out of a long list of chemical compounds, with an accuracy of around 50%......

New technology developed at CityU saves at least 4.5% of energy in mobile networks
13 March 2019

A research project conducted by the Department of Electronic Engineering (EE) at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has developed technology that can optimise mobile network design and reduce the energy consumption of the base stations by a minimum of 4.5%......

CityU materials scientist receives prestigious international and local awards
25 February 2019

One of the top scientists at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has been recognised by international and local awards for his cutting-edge research achievements......