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    Dr. Ka-Wai Kwok won the Early Career Award 2015/16 by RGC

    by Dr. Ka-Wai Kwok, Mechanical Engineering
    Jan 4, 2016
    Dr. Ka-Wai Kwok becomes the recipient of Early Career Awards 2015/16 offered by Research Grants Council (RGC) of Hong Kong. It recognises his work focusing on developing robotic catheterization system...

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    Intelligent crowdsourcing for the age of Big Data

    by Dr. Reynold Cheng, Computer Science
    Dec 29, 2015
    In the “Era of Big Data”, an extremely large amount of information is created every day, revolutionizing science and technology, governments, economy, and international development. One important source...

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    Prof. James Lam as one of the nine HKU academics named amongst the world’s most highly cited researchers

    Dec 25, 2015
    Nine academics of HKU have been named by Thomson Reuters in the list of “Highly Cited Researchers 2015” among the world’s top researchers whose work have been highly cited by fellow academics and are...

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    1st Place IEEE Transactions Prize Paper Award from the IEEE Power Electronics Society

    Dec 20, 2015
    The IEEE Power Electronics Society has honored Professor Ron Hui, Dr. Wenxing Zhong and Dr. Chi Kwan Lee with the 1st Place IEEE Transactions Prize Paper Award for their article entitled: “A Critical...

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    Grows cartilage tissues out of your own cells

    Dec 17, 2015
    A University of Hong Kong research team, led by Dr Barbara Chan, Associate Professor of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has developed a new cartilage regeneration technology to grow cartilage...

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    2015 IEEE ComSoc Asia-Pacific Outstanding Paper Award

    Dec 15, 2015
    Dr. Kaibin Huang received the 2015 IEEE ComSoc Asia-Pacific Outstanding Paper Award for his following paper: “Enabling Wireless Power Transfer in Cellular Networks: Architecture, Modeling and Deployment”...

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    HKU Engineering won three Paper Awards for 2015 HKIE

    Dec 5, 2015
    Mr. Daniel T.W. Looi of Civil Engineering & Ms Ya-Huei Chang of Mechanical Engineering won the HKIE Outstanding Paper Award for Young Engineers / Researchers, while Dr. K.H. Lam got the HKIE Best Transactions...

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    William Mong Distinguished Lecture by Prof. Jean Ponce

    Image and Video Understanding with Little or No Supervision
    Dec 2, 2015
    Professor Jean Ponce gave a lecture on December 2, 2015, titled "Image and Video Understanding with Little or No Supervision". Professor Ponce started with addressing the problem of understanding the...

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    First metallic 3D microprinting in Asia Pacific

    by Dr. Anderson Shum, Mechanical Engineering
    Nov 23, 2015
    Additive manufacturing, also popularly known as 3D printing, is becoming increasingly popular not only as a research tool, but also as a teaching tool and even a commodity. Modern 3D printers can easily...

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    ITB Secretary meeting our researchers

    Nov 18, 2015
    On November 11, 2015, Mr. Nicholas Yang, JP, the newly appointed Secretary for Innovation and Technology, visited the Faculty to understand how the University drives innovative and impactful research...