Recent News

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21 Oct 2017
Honorary Degree for Distinguished Chinese Scholar
Prof. Xu Prof. Xu (second from right) at the conferment ceremony with Mr Tze-Ching Chan, Council Chairman of PolyU (far left) and Prof. Timothy W. Tong, President of PolyU (far right) On 21...

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5 Sep 2017
The 3rd Inauguration of Endowed Professorships
At the inauguration ceremonyBack row: Ir Prof. You-Lin Xu and Ir Prof. Jin-Guang Teng (fifth and fourth from right respectively) Front row: Mr Kwok-fai Yau (fourth from right) To celebrate the...

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31 Aug 2017
HKJC Donation to Support Research on Risk Management of Urban Trees
Dr Wong A 3-year project to monitor and detect trees’ rotations and tilt angles by means of Smart Sensing Technologies has been awarded HK$32.28 million from The Hong Kong Jockey Club...

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31 Jul 2017
CEE Academic Wins Coveted Funding for Theme-based Research
In the 2017/18 Theme-based Research Scheme administered by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council (RGC), Prof. Tao Wang of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) was awarded...

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5 Jun 2017
PolyU Distinguished Knowledge Transfer Awards 2017
Prof. Chan and his team winning the Grand Award Prof. Chan and his team Dr Lilian Pun Prof. Ding and his team  Prof. Wang and his team On 5 June 2017, a number of academics from the...

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31 May 2017
Times Higher Education (THE) Innovation and Impact Summit
At the breakout session Prof. Shen (left) and Prof. Xu (right) with one of the summit participants Prof. Albert Chan (left) talking about his research on the anti-heat stress uniform A visit to...

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24 May 2017
PolyU wins three “TechConnect Global Innovation Awards” ‧ The first and the only university awardee from Hong Kong
  The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has brought glory to Hong Kong by winning three Global Innovation Awards at the TechConnect World Conference and Expo 2017 (TechConnect World)....

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10 May 2017
Outstanding PolyU Alumni Awards
On 25 April 2017, a presentation ceremony for the Outstanding PolyU Alumni Awards was held at the Hotel ICON to honour the 7 awardees. 2 of them were alumni of the Faculty of Construction and...

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7 Apr 2017
QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017
In the latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject, PolyU ranked 10th in a tie with the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich) for the study of Civil and...

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27 Mar 2017
Joint Research Advocates Potential of Solar Energy
Two joint studies for public policy research by Dr Charles Wong of the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics (LSGI) and Dr Lin Lu of the Department of Building Services Engineering...

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13 Feb 2017
Academic receives national tech award
Prof. Ni Yiqing of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering was awarded a second-class 2016 State Scientific and Technological Progress Award for the project “Key technologies...

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31 Dec 2016
International Symposium on Advances in Steel and Composite Structures 2016
The International Symposium on Advances in Steel and Composite Structures was held on 6 December 2016. Jointly organized by the Hong Kong branch of the Chinese National Engineering Research Centre...

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