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Two renowned scientists discussed L-function and materials informatics, respectively, at talks for the IAS Distinguished Lecture Series at CityU recently.
Funding boost for more efficient air-con technology (09 Feb 2018)
A project that converts low-temperature heat into electricity has been granted more than HK$20 million in research funding.
Taiwan visit promotes CityU (07 Feb 2018)
A delegation led by Professor Way Kuo, University President, introduced our latest developments to secondary school principals and students and local media during a visit to Taiwan in late January.
MOU will enhance collaboration between CityU and Huizhou Municipal People's Government (06 Feb 2018)
An MOU signed between CityU and Huizhou Municipal People's Government for CityU’s Huizhou Project on 6 February will enhance academic and research collaboration.
Nano solutions for construction industry (29 Jan 2018)
Professor Liew Kim-meow, Chair Professor of Civil Engineering, highlighted recent developments in civil engineering at the President's Lecture Series on 25 January.
The second round of inter-U sports competitions between CityU and NCTU held on 25 January at CityU helped to enhance friendship.
Distinguished lectures on materials and infinity (24 Jan 2018)
Two renowned scientists discussed electronic circuitry materials and the quest for infinity, respectively, at CityU on 19 January.
Academic exchange and collaboration with the National Judges College were discussed during a visit to The Supreme People’s Court of The People’s Republic of China.
CityU president once again led a team of more than 1000 athletes at the annual Hong Kong Marathon on 21 January.
Naming of Mr and Mrs Lau Tat Chuen Lecture Theatre (18 Jan 2018)
Lecture Theatre 5 in the Yeung Kin Man Academic Building has been named “Mr and Mrs Lau Tat Chuen Lecture Theatre” in appreciation of the support and generous donations given by Mr and Mrs Lau to CityU.
Secretary for Education visits CityU (17 Jan 2018)
Mr Kevin Yeung Yun-hung, Secretary for Education of the Hong Kong SAR Government, was briefed on the latest developments of CityU during a visit on 15 January.
The first exhibition of the “Jockey Club Enhancing Youth Empathy Project through Immersive Visualisation” organised by CityU and funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust showcases students’ innovative solutions to help those in need and protect the environment.
Naming of Pao Ho Mei Chun Classroom (16 Jan 2018)
Classroom B5-208 in the Yeung Kin Man Academic Building has been named the “Pao Ho Mei Chun Classroom” in appreciation of the generous support of Mrs Pao Ho Mei-chun.
New MOU enhances collaboration between CityU and HIT (16 Jan 2018)
A newly signed MOU between CityU and Harbin Institute of Technology on 8 Jan will enhance academic exchange.
IAS lecture on algorithmic developments (08 Jan 2018)
Professor Ye Yinyu, a renowned engineering scholar, delivered an IAS distinguished lecture on 4 January titled “Recent Algorithmic Developments for the Markov Decision/ Game Process”.
A team from the Web Mining Lab of CityU COM won three awards in the annual competition of Big Data & Computer Intelligence, organised by the China Computer Federation.
Amenities Building named after Bank of China (Hong Kong) (28 Dec 2017)
The Amenities Building has been named the “Bank of China (Hong Kong) Complex” in appreciation of the generous support of the BOCHK Charitable Foundation.
Distinguished lecture on small RNAs (28 Dec 2017)
Molecular biologist Professor Chen Xuemei spoke on small RNAs in the latest installment of the CityU Distinguished Lecture series on 19 December.
First inter-U sports competitions between CityU and NCTU (27 Dec 2017)
CityU and NCTU in Hsinchu organised the first inter-U sports competition on 27 December to promote exchanges between the two universities.
Record number of alumni attend mainland reunion dinner (22 Dec 2017)
A record number of CityU alumni from mainland China joined a reunion dinner in Shanghai on 2 December.
Renowned experts on nuclear energy from around the world shared their knowledge of and insights into the latest developments in the field of nuclear energy at a symposium held at CityU on 22 December.
Breakthrough technologies developed by Professor Paul Chu Kim-ho, a materials engineer, and his team at CityU hold great promise for effective cancer treatment and energy saving.
Neutron scattering expert elected AAAS Fellow (18 Dec 2017)
Professor Wang Xunli, a renowned scholar in neutron scattering at CityU, has been elected Fellow of the AAAS. He is the only scholar elected from Hong Kong this year.
Strategic agreement signed with Sichuan (14 Dec 2017)
CityU and the People’s Government of Sichuan Province have signed a strategic agreement to strengthen cooperation.
Two renowned scientists delivered lectures on biological transportation networks and pearl drops respectively as part of the IAS Distinguished Lecture Series.