Student Award 2022

Six EE Students/Graduates Winning Prizes in the 8th Hong Kong University Student Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition
Six EE Students/Graduates Winning Prizes in the 8th Hong Kong University Student Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition

Six EE students and graduates have won four prizes in the 8th Hong Kong University Student Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition.

Award Category Project Title Winners Supervisor
Second Prize Life Science VirStrain: A Strain Identification Tool for RNA Viruses Mr Dehan Cai (PhD student)
Mr Herui Liao (PhD student)
Dr Yanni Sun
Third Prize Life Science Brain Signal Processing and Classification for Depth of Anesthesia Mr Tsan Tsz Ho (CDE 2022 graduate)
Mr ELDALY Abdelrahman Bakr Mohammed- Abdelnaby (PhD student)
Dr Leanne Chan
Merit Prize Information Technology Stress Detection by Monitoring Human Eyes, Irises, and Pupils with Mask R-CNN Miss Yip Ching Man (INFE 2022 graduate) Dr Leanne Chan
Merit Prize Information Technology News Intelligence Web Platform with Text Mining and NLP Techniques Mr Yang Kai Yam (INFE 2022 graduate) Dr Albert Sung

The competition organized by Hong Kong New Generation Cultural Association aims to promote innovation and entrepreneurship among the young generation. It is a platform facilitating students to further develop their potential, sharpen their presentation and interpersonal skills and become future innovation and entrepreneurship leaders.

Winning Silver Medal in 2022 ICPC Asia Kunming Regional Contest

Mr HUANG Yixiao (INFE, Year 3), who formed a team with two students from Department of Computer Science, has won the Silver Medal in the 2022 ICPC Asia Kunming Regional Contest. Mr Huang has been trained by Dr Albert Sung and Mr Van Ting under the ACM-ICPC Training Workshops organized by EE Department, while the competition was led by Prof Minming Li of CS Department.

The contest hosted by Kunming University of Science and Technology attracted over 800 teams from over 300 universities in China, Hong Kong and Macau to compete for the awards.