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    Finding causes and effects

    A pioneering researcher in quantum information science, computer science Professor Giulio Chiribella at the Department of Computer Science opened the door to an exciting new development in the realm of artificial intelligence.

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    A priceless gift from 1923

    The Faculty is pleased to receive a gift recently from Dr Ron Abraham, grandson of Professor D.C.H. Florance who was a Physics professor at HKU in the 1920s. The gift is a framed photograph of the HKU Engineering Society dated February 1923.

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    Professor Anderson Shum awarded China's Excellent Young Scientists Fund 2019

    Professor Anderson Shum of the Department of Mechanical Engineering is among the seven HKU scientists who have been awarded in the inaugural round of the 2019 Excellent Young Scientists Fund (Hong Kong and Macau). 

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    Engineering-led student team won 1st runner-up at Global Grand Challenges Summit 2019 in London

    Engineering-led student team won 1st runner-up at Global Grand Challenges Summit 2019 in London with "ClearBot", an AI-powered, autonomous plastic-collecting robotic solution that took aim at the global ocean plastic epidemic.

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    Engineering delegates visit to Hong Kong Science Park

    An Engineering delegate consisted of over 70 professorial and research staff as well as postgraduate students visited Hong Kong Science Park on September 5.

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    HKU iClass LMS acquired by Hailiang Education Group

    The iClass Cloud-based Interactive Learning Platform technology was developed by Dr. Wilton Fok and his team in the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of HKU. Versitech Limited, the wholly owned technology transfer arm of the University of Hong Kong (HKU), and Hailiang Group signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the sales agreement of the learning platform.

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    Staff Achievements

    Fellow of the International Federation of Automatic Control Professor David J. Hill of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering was elected as a Fellow of the International Federation of...

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    Student Achievements

    Student Paper Competition Honorable Mention Award at 2019 International ACES Symposium Yao Heming, PhD student of Dr Lijun Jiang of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, received the...

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    Staff News

    Reappointment of Assistant Dean: Professor Anderson Shum, Assistant Dean (Special Projects) for the period from November 1, 2019 to October 31, 2020. Promotion to Professor: Professor S.M. Yiu, Department...