Student Award 2022
Mr CHENG Cheung Yu (INFE, Year 3) and Miss RUAN Yuyan (2022 CDE graduate), who formed a team with a student from Department of Computer Science, have won the Second Prize in the Global Final of Huawei ICT Competition 2021-2022 under the Innovation category. The winning project, supervised by Dr Ray Cheung, is titled “CanSee 2.0: A Convenient, Efficient and Comprehensive Platform for Lung Cancer Diagnosis”.
The competition established in 2015 aims to provide students with a platform to exchange ideas, enhance their ICT knowledge and practical skills and increase their ability to innovate by using new technologies and platforms. This year, it has attracted 150,000 students from over 2,000 universities and colleges across 85 countries to join the competition.
Six EE students and graduates have won four prizes in the 8th Hong Kong University Student Innovation & Entrepreneurship Competition.
|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.
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.