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29 January 2018
Nano solutions for construction industry

Professor Liew Kim-meow, Chair Professor of Civil Engineering in the Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, highlighted recent developments, challenges and potential applications in civil engineering in the latest talk in the President's Lecture Series: Excellence in Academia at City University of Hong Kong (CityU). 

21 December 2017
Treating cancer and saving energy with CityU's breakthrough technologies

Breakthrough technologies developed by a materials engineer and his team at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) hold great promise for effective cancer treatment and energy saving.
Both applications were developed based on the study of photoluminescence and light scattering mechanisms, as well as the plasmonic properties of micro-nanostructures. 

18 December 2017
Neutron scattering expert elected AAAS Fellow

A renowned scholar in neutron scattering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has been elected Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). He is the only scholar elected from Hong Kong this year. 
11 December 2017
Distinguished scholar wins prestigious John Kraus Antenna Award

Professor Luk Kwai-man, Chair Professor in the Department of Electroni Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has been conferred the prestigious IEEE AP-S John Kraus Antenna Award for his contributions to the invention of L-shaped Probe Feb Microstrip Antenna and the Magneto-electric Dipole Antenna for Wireless Communications. 
22 November 2017
CityU's smart system for battery monitoring can significantly save time and energy

A smart real-time battery state and health diagnostics system developed by City University of Hong Kong (CityU) can significantly reduce diagnosis time from hours to three minutes and save loss of energy by 90%. 
20 November 2017
Highly Cited Researchers list

Seven faculty members from City University of Hong Kong (CityU) have been selected for the list of Highly Cited Researchers announced by Clarivate Analytics for 2017.