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  • Engineering Students Win Best Design Award at the Volvo Safety 1st Trolley Design Competition

    A team of three Engineering students have recently received the Best Design Award in the Volvo Safety 1st Trolley Design Competition.  Participants were required to tackle safety challenge and modify the design of a trolley for better safety during the competition. There were a total of 35 entries from various local intuitions and only ...
  • Nano-robots Swarm Learn Collective Morphological Transformation on Animals with Huge Potential for Biomedical Applications

    A new way to control the collective movement of nano-robots has been developed by a research team led by Prof. Li ZHANG, Associate Professor of the Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering. The team has studied and implemented swarm behaviors on nano-robots, allowing controlled morphological ...
  • Information Engineering Team Discovers Vulnerabilities of Single Sign Code

    A team of the Department of Information Engineering has recently won the third place of the 2018 Internet Defense Prize and a research grant of US$40,000 funded by Facebook at the 27th USENIX Security Symposium held in the US. Their award was for their contribution to the critical analysis of the ...
  • MIE Student Wins Bronze Award of the ASM Technology Competition

    Mr. Ng Ka Lok from Mathematics and Information Engineering Programme has won the Bronze Award of the ASM Technology Competition with his project titled “A Secure Deep Neural Network Framework with Trusted Processors”.  He received a scholarship award of $20,000 and an invitation to a Technology Tour to Munich, Germany arranged by ASM in ...
  • SEEM Student Receives the Best Student Paper Award at SPAWC 2018

    Ms. Sherry Xue-Ying Ni, PhD student of the Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, receives the Best Student Paper Award at the 19th IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC 2018) for her paper titled "Mixed-Integer Semidefinite Relaxation of Joint Admission ...
  • Prof. Zhang Kehuan Designs “Face Flashing” Protocol to Increase Precision of Face Recognition and Blocks Log In Attacks

    The System Security Lab led by Prof. Zhang Kehuan, Assistant Professor, Department of Information Engineering, has designed a new challenge-response protocol for liveness detection. Light from a display screen will be projected to a human face and the reflected light will be captured by a camera to analyse the time interval between the ...
  • European Innovation Academy

    Six students were sponsored for the entrepreneurship program held in Turin, Italy during 8 July to 27 July 2018.   University students from around the world were mentored by professors and industrial leaders for three weeks to realize their innovative ideas through real product design and marketing plans.  ...
  • Biomedical Engineering and Surgery Teams Develop a New 3D-printed Soft Robotic Hand for Supporting Rehabilitation after Stroke

    Stroke is one of the main causes of disability in the world. Stroke cases happen approximately every 40 seconds. In view of the aging population, the rehabilitation of stroke patients receives a high level of attention in society. A research team led by Prof. Raymond Kai-Yu Tong, Professor and Chairman in the Department of Biomedical ...
  • Summer Experiential Programme in Beijing 2018 (Yao Class)

    The Faculty of Engineering nominated 20 students to join the Summer Experiential Program in Beijing with Yao Class during 02 July – 20 July 2018.  Tsinghua University offered two summer courses titled “The Physics of Information” and “Computation Modeling for Environment and Ecology Management” for Yao Class students and welcomed CUHK ...
  • Globex 2018

    GLOBEX is a collaboration between CUHK Engineering and the Peking University.   A group of 20 students were nominated to join the program which was held during 29 June – 29 July 2018.  Globex is a well-established academic program, and students are offered a wide list of courses to choose from.   The courses are taught by renowned ...

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