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News & Achievements

18 August 2014
New research sheds light on the potential for building more durable infrastructure

Joint research between City University of Hong Kong (CityU) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has identified why adhesives holding certain materials together fracture and fail and what might be done to strengthen these bonds. The research has enormous implications for a wide range of bonded materials, including concrete composites used in Hong Kong's infrastructure and materials in medical treatments.
11 August 2014
'Super microscope' stars at unique CityU summer course

A pioneering summer course on neutron scattering will be held at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) from 11 to 15 August with funding worth HK$1.8 million from the Croucher Foundation.

4 August 2014
Earthquake-proof cabling project to project underwater Internet traffic

A new design concept for a network of undersea cabling systems developed at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) has received more than HK$3 million in funding from the Research Grants Council (RGC) since June 2014.

21 July 2014
CityU develops the world's most superhydrophobic material

The world's most super-dry surface has been developed by a team of researchers at City University of Hong Kong (CityU).

3 July 2014
CityU shines in highly cited researchers list for 2014

City University of Hong Kong (CityU) ranks 2nd in Hong Kong in terms of the number of Highly Cited Researchers named in the list of Highly Cited Researchers 2014 published by Thomson Reuters base on their work at CityU and published with CityU as their primary affiliation.


28 May 2014
Reception celebrates CSE students' achievements

Twenty-eight students who received prestigious external and internal awards and scholarships during the year were congratulated at a reception held by the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) at the City University of Hong Kong (CityU) on 26 May.