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23 April 2018
Elastic properties of nano diamond revealed for the first time
In a world's first, an international research team led by City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has discovered that diamonds at nanoscale can undergo ultralarge, fully reversible elastic deformation, findings that could have a profound impact on the nanotechnology and biomedical fields, and even quantum information technologies.

Led by Dr Lu Yang, Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering (MBE) at CityU, the research team demonstrated that when diamond was downsized to nearly 100 nanometres in diameter...

14 March 2018
Influential faculty receive Teaching Excellence Awards

Two exemplary faculty members were honoured with Teaching Excellence Awards (TEA) for 2018 at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) in recognition of their innovative and influential teaching.

The winners were Professor Henry Chung Shu-hung from the Department of Electronic Engineering (EE) and Dr Lam Miu-ling, Assistant Professor in the School of Creative Media (SCM). 

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.