Press conference on CityU’s new fast-track ventilation system, which can thoroughly filter Covid-19
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Event: Press conference on CityU’s new fast-track ventilation system, which can thoroughly filter Covid-19
Date: 9 September 2021 (Thursday)
Time: 2:00 pm (Gather at the CityU entrance connected to Festival Walk at 1:45 pm)
Venue: 19/F, Lau Ming Wai Academic Building, CityU
A new ventilation system developed by a research team at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) can thoroughly filter and stop the spread of Covid-19 in the air quickly and at low cost. Clinical trials in hospitals have shown that this fast-track ventilation system is effective in reducing the risk of virus transmission.
During the press conference, Dr Steven Wang, Assistant Professor in CityU’s Department of Mechanical Engineering, will explain his invention, with illustrations and the clinical trial results. Also present will be Professor Michael G Irwin, Daniel C K Yu Professor of Anaesthesiology, in the Department of Anaesthesiology at The University of Hong Kong, a partner in the clinical trial.
Kenix Wong, Communications and Public Relations Office, CityU (Tel: 3442 5228 or 9753 9505)