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The first-ever cetacean-themed exhibition in Hong Kong, titled “CSI of the Cetaceans: Hope of Solutions”, co-organised by CityU and the Hong Kong Science Museum, is open to the public from 26 April to 29 May.
CB at CityU organised orientation activities for the first cohort of EMBA + MPA students.
A delegation from the Changsha Municipal People’s Government signed a collaboration agreement with CityU during their visit to the University on 15 April.
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.
The motions of planets (10 Apr 2019)
Professor Étienne Ghys discussed the motion of planets from a mathematical point of view at the France–Hong Kong Distinguished Lecture on 4 April.
CityU Employers’ Luncheon 2019 hosted by CityU on 9 April set out to foster stronger ties and collaboration with the corporate world, raise awareness among employers about CityU’s educational philosophy, and showcase our students’ outstanding inventions and achievements.
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.
Nurturing neuroscience in Hong Kong (02 Apr 2019)
CityU’s HKIAS organised a two-day symposium on advances in neuroscience from 25 to 26 March.
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.
Two top mathematicians at CityU have been elected Fellows of the European Academy of Sciences.
CityU Veterinary Medical Centre opens (28 Mar 2019)
Opening on 3 April, the CityU Veterinary Medical Centre, the largest veterinary clinic in Asia, will provide medical cases for studies and practicum opportunities for students at the Jockey Club College of Veterinary Medicine and Life Sciences at CityU.
Exchange agreement with top Japanese university (26 Mar 2019)
A delegation from the Tohoku University signed an institutional level student exchange agreement at CityU.
Big data analysis and artificial intelligence (26 Mar 2019)
Professor Yan Hong, Chair Professor of the Department of Electronic Engineering, gave a talk on the opportunities and challenges presented by big data and AI.
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.
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%.
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.
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.