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    The city: live organism with design and sustainability from principle

    William Mong Distinguished Lecture by Professor Sylvie Lorente
    May 24, 2016
    Professor Sylvie Lorente, Chair Professor, INSA, University of Toulouse, France, gave a lecture on May 24, 2016 titled “The city: live organism with design and sustainability from principle”. Sustainable...

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    Ultra-Portable Folding Electric Kick Scooter

    May 17, 2016
    Urban transport needs more efficient and greener method, to solve the “first and last mile ” problems, interchange of relatively slow public transportation, traffic congestion and pollution, and insufficient...

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    Teachers and researchers awarded for excellence

    May 11, 2016
    From left: Dr Paddy Chan, Dr Wilton Fok, Professor Ben Young, Dean Norman Tien, Dr Kevin Tsia, Dr Kit Chui, Dr Chris R. Roberts The Award Presentation Ceremony for Excellence in Teaching, Research and...

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    Embarking on a New Journey to Research Excellence: Academic · Professional · Personal

    Event for Engineering MPhil and PhD Students
    May 6, 2016
    Dear Engineering RPg students, You might have these questions come to mind: What am I going to attain? A degree? Knowledge? Career prospects? Friendship? How can I become a full-fledged professional after...

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    Hong Kong Workshop on Quantum Information and Foundations

    by Department of Computer Science
    May 4, 2016 - May 7, 2016
    We're honored to host two Colloquium Lectures by two leading pioneers of quantum information and computation, Umesh Vazirani (UC Berkeley), winner of the Fulkerson Prize 2012, and Alexander Holevo (Steklov...

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    Seminar cum Forum: “Systems Zero Carbon Building: Policy and Partnership”

    Organised by : The University of Hong Kong (HKU) Co-organised by : Construction Industry Council (CIC) and Zero Carbon Building (ZCB) Time : 1:30pm – 5:30pm, 28 April 2016 Venue : Wang Gungwu Theatre,...

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    Dr. Heming Cui receives Croucher Innovation Award 2016

    by Dr. Heming Cui, Computer Science
    Apr 19, 2016
    Established in 2012, the Croucher Innovation Awards aim to identify a small number of exceptionally talented scientists working at an internationally competitive level and to offer substantial support...

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    High Performance Thermoelectric Materials and Superflexible Transparent Conductors

    William Mong Distinguished Lecture by Professor Zhifeng Ren
    Apr 7, 2016
    Prof. Zhifeng Ren, M. D. Anderson Chair Professor, Physics Department, University of Houston, gave a lecture on April 7, 2016, titled "High Performance Thermoelectric Materials and Superflexible Transparent...

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    Not the way to drain?

    by Dr. Chui T F May, Civil Engineering
    Mar 29, 2016
    Since the last decade, there has been rising interest worldwide in implementing sustainable stormwater drainage systems (SuDS) to reduce the environmental impact. SuDS make use of several techniques such...

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    Scaffolding platform for slope site investigation works

    by Dr. Albert T Yeung, Civil Engineering
    Mar 16, 2016
    The research results of field and laboratory investigations on the engineering performance of the fir log scaffolding platform being used for slope site investigation in Hong Kong conducted by Ir Dr....