Jun 2021     Issue 16
The Journey of Construction Robot Development in Hong Kong
Hong Kong has been coined as a “concrete jungle”, being famed for its densely populated high-rise buildings to meet the economic and housing demands. As such, the increase in building efficiency, greater affordability, sustainable low-carbon construction methods, and higher building quality are all significant to the society and population of the city.
Biohybrid Soft Microrobots with a Rapid Endoluminal Delivery Strategy for Gastrointestinal (GI) Diseases

A collaborative research team led by Prof. Li Zhang from the Faculty of Engineering, Prof. Joseph Jao-yiu SUNG and Prof. Philip Wai-yan CHIU from the Faculty of Medicine has developed biohybrid soft microrobots with an endoscopy-assisted magnetic navigation strategy for rapid endoluminal delivery.
AI System for Detecting COVID-19 Infections in CT with a Privacy Preserving Multinational Validation Study

A multidisciplinary research team from CUHK has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) system for the automated, rapid and accurate detection of COVID-19 infections in chest computed tomography (CT) images. The team was led by Professor Qi DOU and Prof. Pheng Ann Heng from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Dr. Tiffany SO and Professor Simon YU from the Department of Imaging and Interventional Radiology.

Biohybrid soft microrobots with an endoscopy-assisted magnetic navigation strategy

A collaborative research team led by Prof. Li Zhang from the Faculty of Engineering, Prof. Joseph Jao-yiu SUNG and Prof. Philip Wai-yan CHIU from the Faculty of Medicine has developed biohybrid soft microrobots with an endoscopy-assisted magnetic navigation strategy for rapid endoluminal delivery.
Professor Raymond Yeung Earns the IEEE 2021 Richard W. Hamming Medal

Professor Yeung received the “IEEE 2021 Richard W. Hamming Medal” for his fundamental contributions to information theory and pioneering network coding and its applications. It is the first time that home grown research in this area has been recognised at this level.
CUHK Engineering Research Launched in the Market in Partnership with HGC for Advanced Data Security and Smart City Development in Hong Kong

A research team from the Faculty of Engineering, CUHK and CU Coding Ltd. (CUC) announced the launch in the market of its patented technology nEdge and nCloud solutions with the provision of one-stop managed telecom and ICT services by HGC Global Communications Limited (HGC). 
Engineering Projects Recognised in the International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva

Scientific innovations developed by Faculty of Engineering, CUHK received recognition for outstanding performance in the International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva 2021.
New Technology Extending the Lifetime of Redox Flow Batteries and the Development of Grid-scale Energy Storage

A research team led by Prof. Yi-Chun Lu, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering has successfully developed a novel charge-reinforced ion-selective (CRIS) membrane for sulphur-based redox flow batteries, with 15 consecutive hours of runtime and over 2,000 hours cycling without obvious capacity decay.
Leading Blue Energy Revolution: Water-Tube-Based Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Efficient Ocean Wave Energy Harvesting

A research team led by Prof. Zi Yunlong, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering at CUHK, has recently developed a water-tube-based triboelectric nanogenerator that can efficiently convert various irregular and low-frequency mechanical energies, including ocean wave energy, into electricity, providing a new avenue for the development of “blue energy”.
CUHK and ASTRI Pull Together to Launch Smart City Technology Oriented Practitioner Programme

The Faculty of Engineering signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute (ASTRI) on implementing a Smart City Technology Oriented Practitioner (TOP) programme for up to 30 master students in the Faculty of Engineering of CUHK. 
CUHK Engineering Research Performance Recognized by RAE 2020

The Faculty of Engineering is pleased with the results of Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2020, announced by the University Grants Committee. RAE 2020 recognizes CUHK Faculty of Engineering as being among the best Engineering Faculty in Hong Kong.
Top 100 Chinese New Stars in Artificial Intelligence by Baidu Scholar

Yifan Gao, a year-4 PhD student, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, is being listed as the one of the Top 100 Chinese New Stars in Artificial Intelligence by Baidu Scholar recently.
World’s Top Scientists Ranking for Computer Science & Electronics

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