News by category: Achievements & Awards

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.
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.
Prof Chan Chi-hou
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
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
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.
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 for their outstanding academic performance and enthusiasm to serve society.
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
Professor Alex Jen Kwan-yue, Provost and Chair Professor of Chemistry and Materials Science, has been elected Fellow of European Academy of Sciences.
This year’s Teaching Excellence Award has been awarded to Dr Peter Jordan, Assistant Professor in EN at CityU.
This year’s Teaching Excellence Award has been awarded to Dr Peter Jordan, Assistant Professor in EN at CityU.
Professor Way Kuo receives French honour
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).
the launch of the CityU-IHEP Laboratory on neutron scattering
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
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.
CityU physicist elected Fellow of American Physical Society
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.
Chinese Academy Sciences honours CityU’s outstanding joint laboratory
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.
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 won two awards in the Universum Talent 2018 Survey.
(From left) Professor Way Kuo, Mr Wong Chun-hong, Mr Harry S. Banga, Dr Chung Shui-ming, Miss Tong Hing-min, and Mr Lester Garson Huang.
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 to confer honorary doctorates on four distinguished persons
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 to bestow honorary fellowships on three distinguished persons
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.
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.