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Thanking CityU Foundation with culinary delights (18 Mar 2019)
More than 100 guests including members of CityU Foundation and good friends who enthusiastically support the University got together to extend their good wishes for our future development.
Neuromedicine breakthrough with Harvard University (18 Mar 2019)
A research team led by CityU has found a shortcut for developing new drugs which can potentially reduce time and costs by sorting out high potential candidates out of a long list of chemical compounds, with an accuracy of around 50%.
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).
A research project conducted by EE has developed technology that can optimise mobile network design and reduce the energy consumption of the base stations by a minimum of 4.5%.
Endowment fund created with $2m donation (08 Mar 2019)
A HK$2 million donation from the Chu Wong Yim Fong Charitable Foundation will be used to set up a scholarship and bursary endowment fund for CityU students.
The relationship between Art Deco and Chinese art is the theme of “Art Deco. The France-China Connection”, the latest exhibition at the CityU Exhibition Gallery from 6 March to 30 June at CityU.
Delegation promotes CityU in Taiwan (05 Mar 2019)
A delegation led by President Kuo visited Taiwan to meet with local media and principals and students of secondary schools to introduce our latest developments and promote the University.
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.
A research team from the Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management at CityU has developed the world’s first non-destructive-testing based inspection system that can detect corrosion in buried and wall-covered pipes.
Team spirit fuels CityU runners in Hong Kong marathon (18 Feb 2019)
A team of 1,100 CityU runners were joined by Mr Lester G. Huang, Council Chairman of CityU, and Professor Way Kuo, CityU President, in the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon 2019 on 17 February.
Staff party welcomes in Year of the Pig (14 Feb 2019)
Over 1,000 faculty and staff members at CityU gathered on 14 February to welcome in the Year of the Pig at a party organised by HRO.
Understanding materials through neutron scattering (29 Jan 2019)
Professor Wang Xunli, Head of the Department of Physics, discussed how neutron scattering is a powerful method for studying the structure and dynamics of materials in the latest talk in the President Lecture Series.
Appointments and re-appointments on Council and Court (29 Jan 2019)
Two outstanding members of the business and professional communities have been appointed by the Chief Executive of the HKSAR to the Council of CityU.
A seven-person delegation comprising biotechnology experts from CityU led by President Way Kuo held talks in Beijing on pursuing greater collaboration in research and knowledge transfer during a visit from 24 to 25 January.
Faster and more energy-efficient modulator sets to revolutionise optoelectronic industry (28 Jan 2019)
A research team comprising experts from CityU , Harvard University and Nokia Bell Labs has successfully fabricated a tiny on-chip lithium niobate modulator, an electro-optic modulator which is more efficient, with faster data transmission and lower costs. CityU researchers are looking into its application for the coming 5G communication.
The Jockey Club Enhancing Youth Empathy Project through Immersive Visualisation, organised by CityU and funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charities Trust, has launched the “TEDY x WOW Showcase” from 19 to 28 January.
President Kuo attended speech days of two secondary schools and discussed the concept of soulware.
CityU management and media representatives enjoy viewing the “ANiMAL: Art Science Nature Society” exhibition (18 Jan 2019)
Professor Way Kuo, President of CityU, was joined today by representatives from the media at the “ANiMAL: Art Science Nature Society” exhibition at CityU.
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.
The Jockey Club College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences has been granted $35 million in government funding to enhance the sustainability, health and production of local livestock farms and fisheries.
A delegation of over 50 CityU staff and students led by Professor Way Kuo, CityU President, visited Chiao Tung University (NCTU) in Hsinchu City on 28 December for a series of sports exchanges.
A research team led by CityU has worked out a novel strategy for developing new super alloys that are extremely strong, yet ductile and flexible.
Ten CityU scholars honoured for highly cited papers (10 Dec 2018)
Ten faculty members from City University of Hong Kong (CityU) have been named as Highly Cited Researchers for 2018 by Clarivate Analytics.
CityU and JD Digits signed a strategic collaborative agreement, through which a joint laboratory will be set up to provide innovative solutions for the development of the global financial market.