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News & Achievements

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.
9 January 2017
CityU scholar bestowed life science award

Professor Michael Yang Mengsu, Yeung Kin Man Chair Professor of Biomedical Sciences and Head of the Department of Biomedical Sciences at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), won the 2016 WuXi PharmaTech Life Science and Chemistry Award for his outstanding controbutions in the "Development and clinical applications and commercialisation of biochip technology for cellular and biomolecular analysis".
28 December 2016
Ultralight antenna for 5G networks receives $11m in mainland funding

A research project has been granted worth more than HK$11 million from the National Science and Technology Major Project funded by the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology for ultralight, small antennas developed by the Department of Electronic Engineering (EE) and State Key Laboratory of Millimeter Waves (SKLMW) at City University of Hong Kong (CityU).