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News & Achievements

20 March 2017
40-year mystery solved by scientist group led by CityU

A hidden amorphous phase in in the formation of metallic glass uncovered by an international research team led by City University of Hong Kong (CityU) will expedite the development of new and better alloys.
The discovery solved a 40-year scientific mystery, said Professor Wang Xunli, Chair Professor of Physics and Head of the Department of Physics and Materials Science of CityU, who headed the project.

13 March 2017
CityU-led cloud security project attracts $6m in funding

A research project led by City University of Hong Kong (CityU) aiming at enhancing security and privacy for cloud storage has been awarded HKD5.98 million from the Collaborative Research Fund of the Research Grants Council in the 2016-17 exercise.

13 February 2017
 
Professor Jian Lu receives Légion d´Honneur

The French government has bestowed the Chevalier de la Légion d´Honneur on Professor Jian Lu, Vice-President (Research and Technology) (VPRT) and Dean of Graduate Studies at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) since November 2013.
The Légion d´Honneur is the highest national order led by the President of France who services as grand master of the order.

6 February 2017
AI scientist wins national Achievement Award

Professor Wang Jun, Chair Professor of Computational Intelligence in the Department of Computer Science at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has received the 2016 Achievement Award at the Wu Wen Jun Artificial Intellignece Science and Technology Award Ceremony. He won the award for his outstanding contributions in the advancement of neurodynamic optimisation research.
 
6 February 2017
Creative students win local Disney award

Four students from the School of Creative Media (SCM) and the Department of Electronic Engineering (EE) at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) have won the championship at Disney ImagiNations Hong Kong. They were rewarded for their development of an interactive campus that encourages teachers and students to take part in creative activities.
 
2 February 2017
Third SNSA award for outstanding CityU scholar

Professor Ron Chen Guanrong, Chair Professor in the Department of Electronic Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), was conferred a second-class award under the 2016 State Natural Science Award (SNSA) in recognition of his fundamental achievements in the field of network science.