The RISUD was established to develop innovative solutions for sustainable high-density cities by capitalizing on the living laboratory of Hong Kong's urban environment and the multidisciplinary expertise of PolyU
Our Vision
To be a world leader in the development and dissemination of technologies and systems for sustainable high-density urban development
Our Mission
To create sustainable solutions to problems generated by high-density urban development through multi-disciplinary, cutting-edge research
Our Mission
To engage in knowledge transfer activities through specialist consultancy and continuing professional training
Our Mission
To create significant positive impact on government policies and societal culture for sustainable urban development through services to professional and government organizations
RISUD Research Achievement
29 June, 2016
A Study of Plot Ratio/Building Height Restrictions for Kai Tak Development Using 3D Spatial Analysis Technology
The findings of the cross-discipline and cross-department research project, partially funded by RISUD, has been widely reported by several newspapers.
RISUD Research Salon 12 May, 2016
The Occurrence and the Phototransformation of Pharmaceuticals in the Aqueous Environments
Speaker: Prof. Angela Yu-Chen LIN, Professor, Graduate Institute of Environmental Engineering, National Taiwan University
RISUD Distinguished Lecture
12 May, 2016
A New Approach for Design and Testing of Composite Materials
Speaker: Prof. Stephen W. Tsai, Professor Research Emeritus, Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics, Stanford University
RISUD TOAF Distinguished Lecture
9 Mar, 2016
Shanghai, Today and Tomorrow
Speaker: Prof. Shiling ZHENG, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Director of the Academic Commission of Tongji University
RISUD Public Lecture 3 Feb, 2016
Progress in FRP Composites Application for Structures in Civil Engineering in China (Medium: Putonghua)
Speaker: Prof. Peng FENG, Tsinghua University
RISUD Research Salon 26 Jan, 2016
3D Printing for Construction
Speaker: Prof. Peng FENG, Tsinghua University
RISUD Seminar 20 Jan, 2016
Modelling Strategies for FRP Anchors in FRP-Concrete Bonded Interfaces
Speaker: Prof. Scott SMITH, Southern Cross University
RISUD Seminar 4 Jan, 2016
Composite and Concrete Research at University of Southern Queensland
Speaker: Prof. Hao WANG, University of Southern Queensland
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Prof. Angela LIN National Taiwan University
Specialism: Emerging Contaminants, Pharmaceuticals, Reclaimed Water, Photochemistry
Visiting Period: 6 June - 20 June 2016
15 Feb - 22 Feb 2016

Prof. Peng FENG Tsinghua University
Specialism: Emerging Structural Materials and Systems
Visiting Period: 10 May - 20 May 2016
22 Jan - 4 Feb 2016
Public Lecture: 3 Feb 2016
Research Salon: 26 Jan 2016
Prof. Shang-Hsien HSIEH National Taiwan University
Specialism: Construction Management
Visiting Period: 26 Mar - 8 Apr 2016

Prof. Zhiwei WANG Tongji University
Specialism: Wastewater Treatment; Wastewater Reclamation; Membrane Technology; Membrane Bioreactor
Visiting Period: 21 Mar - 20 Apr 2016

Prof. Jui-Sheng CHOU National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Specialism: Construction Management; Big Data Analysis
Visiting Period: 15 Dec 2015 - 14 Jan 2016
Research Salon: 29 Dec 2015

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