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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.
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.
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.
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.
Nature-inspired innovation: art, science and technology (29 Nov 2018)
Professor Wang Zuankai of the Department of Mechanical Engineering discussed the next wave of innovation centred on nature-inspired engineering in the President’s Lecture Series.
Over 500 guests attended the annual dinner of the CityU Foundation on 22 November, at which more than HK$14.6 million was raised to support the University’s One Health initiative.
CityU conferred honorary doctorates on four distinguished persons in recognition of their significant contributions to education and the well-being of society.
MOU for nurturing talent signed by CityU and Orbbec (21 Nov 2018)
An MOU aimed at nurturing talent has been signed between CityU and Orbbec.
CityU celebrates France-Hong Kong Scientific Cooperation in Honour of Professor Philippe G. Ciarlet on his 80th Birthday (19 Nov 2018)
In honour of the 80th birthday of renowned mathematician Professor Philippe G. Ciarlet, CityU organised a conference on 12 November to showcase the University’s major role in fostering scientific cooperation between France and Hong Kong.
WCC President and award winners discussed their fields of research at CityU.
A donation of HK$3 million from the Tan Siu Lin Foundation will sponsor CityU undergraduates on non-local exchange programmes.
UFAW 2018 explores animal welfare across borders (14 Nov 2018)
Around 200 distinguished scientists, animal experts and renowned veterinarians discussed the latest developments in an animal welfare conference in late October at CityU.
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.