Staff achievements

Oct 31, 2022

Professor Dennis Y.C. Leung, Head of Department of Mechanical Engineering, and his team bagged four awards in the 7th International Invention Innovation Competition in Canada (iCAN 2022).


Award: 1) Canadian Special Award and 2) Best Invention Video

Invention title: Ultra-low-cost and high-performance aqueous Al-ion batteries

Inventors (HKU):

Professor Dennis Y.C. Leung (ME)

Dr Wending Pan (ME)

Dr Yifei Wang (ME)

Dr Yingguang Zhang (ME)


Award: 3) Best Invention Video and  4) Top 10 Best Invention Awards

Invention title: Solar nano-photocatalytic coating – the ultimate solution to marine fouling problems

Inventor (HKU):

Professor Dennis Y.C. Leung (ME)