Three distinguished persons will be bestowed honorary fellowships by CityU in recognition of their significant contributions to the development of, and service to, the University and the community. They are Professor Sun Kai-lit Cliff, Mr Herbert Hak Kong Tsoi and Dr Yip Kit-chuen.
CityU robotics and biomedical engineer elected Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering (24 Jun 2019)
Professor Sun Dong, Chair Professor and Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been elected Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) for his outstanding achievements in robotics and biomedical engineering.
Major award for CityU’s electronic engineering expert (03 Jun 2019)
Chair Professor Chan Chi-hou of the Department of Electronic Engineering has been honoured with the 2019 IEEE AP-S Harrington-Mittra Computational Electromagnetics Award.
‘ANiMAL’ exhibition wins Gold (30 May 2019)
The “ANiMAL: Art Science Nature Society” exhibition has won a Gold prize at the MUSE Awards.
CityU wins two golds and two silvers at the International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva (15 Apr 2019)
Researchers from CityU have received four awards, including two Gold Medals and two Silver Medals at the 47th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva held in Switzerland.
Innovative students win Hong Kong ICT Awards (08 Apr 2019)
Two CityU student projects have won Hong Kong ICT Awards 2019 with innovative designs for people with disabilities.
Two students at CityU have been recognised by the Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fund this year for their outstanding academic performance and enthusiasm to serve society.
Two top mathematicians at CityU have been elected Fellows of the European Academy of Sciences.
Provost elected Fellow of European Academy of Sciences (01 Apr 2019)
Professor Alex Jen Kwan-yue, Provost and Chair Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science, has been elected Fellow of European Academy of Sciences.
Excellence in teaching rewarded (21 Mar 2019)
This year’s Teaching Excellence Award has been awarded to Dr Peter Jordan, Assistant Professor in EN at CityU.
Professor Way Kuo receives high French honour (14 Mar 2019)
The President of CityU has been bestowed the title and rank of Chevalier de l’Ordre National de la Legion d’ Honneur (Knight of the Legion of Honour).
Joint laboratory on neutron scattering co-established by CityU and CAS officially opens (04 Mar 2019)
Research into neutron scattering in Hong Kong will benefit with the opening on 27 February of a joint laboratory co-established by CityU and the Institute of High Energy Physics under the CAS.
Professor Andrey Rogach of the Department of Materials Science and Engineering has been recognised by international and local awards for his cutting-edge research achievements.
Professor Zhang Ruiqin of the Department of Physics at CityU has been elected as a Fellow of the American Physical Society for his outstanding contribution to computational physics.
CityU conferred honorary doctorates on four distinguished persons in recognition of their significant contributions to education and the well-being of society.
Professor Bai Chunli, President of CAS, and Dr Tan Tieniu, Vice-Director of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in HKSAR, led a delegation to CityU on 9 November.
The 35th World Cultural Council Award Ceremony, hosted in Hong Kong and the Greater China region for the first time, was successfully held at CityU on 8 November.
Auxiliary devices for people with disabilities win awards in international invention competition (05 Nov 2018)
Two teams of CityU students won an award each in an international competition for their inventions of auxiliary devices to help people with disabilities.
CityU wins two awards in global talent survey (19 Oct 2018)
CityU won two awards in the Universum Talent 2018 Survey.
Three distinguished persons were conferred the title of Honorary Fellow of CityU in recognition of their distinctive contributions to the development of, and service to, the University.
CityU will confer honorary doctoral degrees on Professor Alain Aspect, Mr Hu Shao Ming Herman, SBS, JP, Dr the Honourable Lee Shau-kee, GBM and Professor Cédric Villani in recognition of their significant contributions to education and the well-being of society.
Professor Luk Kwai-man has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in the UK in recognition of his profound contributions to advancing the development of antennas.
CityU will confer the title of Honorary Fellow on three distinguished persons in recognition of their significant contributions to the development of, and service to, the University and the community: Mr Harry S. Banga, Miss Tong Hing-min, and Mr Wong Chun-hong, BBS.
Start-up by CityU alumnus recognised by the Ministry of Science and Technology as a “unicorn” (12 Jul 2018)
A high-tech enterprise specialising in 3D sensing technology founded by an alumnus of CityU was included in the 2017 China Unicorn Enterprise Development Report compiled by the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Groundbreaking wireless charging technology developed by CityU has contributed towards the highest-ever license fee revenues by the University for any invention.