News 2021

頭條日報: 科技界憧憬6G技術 實現智慧城市構想 通訊時延降至微秒 恍如實時感覺

News release in Headline Daily on August 31, 2021

明報升學網: 全面培訓助增值 為投身科創作準備

News release in MingPao on July 20, 2021

明報升學網: 電機工程出路廣 機遇無限

News release in MingPao on July 19, 2021

明報升學網: 認識電機工程學成為科創人才第一步

News release in MingPao on July 16, 2021

The Greater Bay Area Joint Laboratory of Big Data Imaging and Communications

Prof K M Luk, Prof C H Chan and Dr Steve Wong have been awarded RMB1.25 million by the Department of Science and Technology of Guangdong Province for establishing The Greater Bay Area Joint Laboratory of Big Data Imaging and Communications, the first joint laboratory in the field of information and communication technology.

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EE Graduates/Students Selected to Join HKSTP’s Technology Leaders of Tomorrow Programme & Won Four Student Paper Awards in the 21st IEEE (HK) AP/MTT Postgraduate Conference

Dr Leung Ho-chun, PhD graduate in 2020, and Mr Tommy Law Chun-kit, graduate in 2020, won the tickets to join the first cohort of the “Technology Leaders of Tomorrow Programme” organised by the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation (HKSTP) InnoAcademy. 

EE PhD students and graduates also garnered four awards in the IEEE (HK) AP/MTT Postgraduate Conference. Mr Kong Shangcheng, Year 2 PhD student in EE, won the first prize in the Antenna and Propagation Student Paper Award by a terahertz on-chip antenna. Other EE awardees at the conference included the second prize winner Mr Li Yuanlong, student and Dr Zhu Shuyan, Research Associate; third prize winner Mr To Yat-sing, student and Dr Lin Quanwei, Postdoctoral Fellow; as well as Mr Yang Ye and Mr Pan Yufei, students, and Dr Zheng Shaoyong, graduate, who won the second prize in the Microwave Theory and Techniques Student Paper Award.

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Dr Wang Cheng
Dr Wang Cheng Winning Croucher Innovation Award 2020

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Joint Lab 3 News
CityU Joint Lab with six world-renowned enterprises to promote innovative technology

City University of Hong Kong (CityU) - Department of Electrical Engineering (EE) and six world-renowned technology companies, including ASM Pacific Technology Limited, Gold Peak Industries (Holdings) Limited, Microsoft Hong Kong Limited, Sino Group, SmarTone Telecommunications (Holdings) Limited, and SUGA International (Holdings) Limited, announced the establishment of the CityU EE Joint Lab on 14 January 2021. All six partners shared their experience and expectations about this scheme. Over 120 industrialists and academic faculty members joined this ceremony via zoom. These partnerships mark the cooperation in promoting research and knowledge/technology transfer to steer the development of innovative technology in Hong Kong.

President Way Kuo was delighted to witness the commencement of phase three of the joint laboratory project and hoped this will contribute to more innovative technologies in the future and help promote technology transfer and commercialisation to benefit our community.

Since its establishment in 2019, the CityU EE Joint Lab Programme has connected with a total of 16 CityU EE Joint Lab Partners. A series of cooperative and technical projects have been/will be launched with these partners.

Front row, from left:
Dr Brian Li (Gold Peak), Prof Stella Pang (EE Head), Prof Way Kuo (President), Ms Cally Chan (Microsoft), Mr Peter Ng (ASM)

Back row, from left:
Dr Alfred Ng (SUGA), Mr Stephen Chau (SmarTone), Mr Andrew Young (Sino)

News reports in: Hong Kong Commercial Daily, HK01 Company Limited, H K CHINA NEWS AGENCY LIMITED, Sing Tao Daily, Hong Kong Economic Journal Company Limited, WENWEIPO.COM LIMITED, Bastillepost, CityU News Centre, Oriental Daily NewsCityUpdate

Journal Paper by Prof Hong Yan Published in Nature Communications

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