Recent News

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13 Aug 2018
Which part of your university experience influenced you the most?
“Hall life! I was an introvert, but becoming friends with roommates from different countries gave me confidence to step out of my comfort zone.” Hanging out with his roommates from...

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30 Jul 2018
PolyU-led project awarded the largest grant in the latest round of Theme-based Research Scheme
The Faculty of Construction and Environment (FCE) is pleased that a project led by Prof. Jin-Guang Teng of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) to develop a new type of...

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30 Jun 2018
How to enhance efficiency in tree management?
Under the PolyU-led Jockey Club Smart City Tree Management Project, Smart Sensing Technology (SST) and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) will be applied in monitoring the stability of trees. Dr...

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20 Jun 2018
IAWE Senior Award (Davenport Medal) for Dean of FCE
Prof. You-Lin Xu, Dean of the Faculty of Construction and Environment (FCE), was honoured with the International Association for Wind Engineering (IAWE) Senior Award with Davenport Medal for his...

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14 Jun 2018
FCE to apply smart sensing technology in urban tree management
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) kicked off the Jockey Club Smart City Tree Management Project, a large-scale pilot project in Hong Kong, with the support from academia, non-government...

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30 May 2018
Dean (FCE) received Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Award
Professor You-Lin Xu, Chair Professor of Structural Engineering at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), has been bestowed the 12th Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Prize by the...

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25 May 2018
FCE professors speak on opening up Chinese mainland funding for Hong Kong
In a TVB news programme on opening up Chinese mainland funding for Hong Kong, a number of researchers from local universities were interviewed. Professor Chung Kwok-fai, Associate Head of...

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30 Apr 2018
HKIE Gold Medal for BSE Academic
For his significant contributions in teaching, research and consultancy services related to the science of fire engineering and building services engineering for more than three decades, Prof....

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31 Dec 2017
People Stories
Prof. Ko Jan-ming PolyU Former Vice President (Research Development)Emeritus Professor (Structural Engineering)Senior Advisor of PolyU Research Institute for Sustainable Urban...

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7 Dec 2017
PolyU’s 80th Anniversary Celebration Dinner
PolyU’s 80th anniversary was celebrated in a grand finale on 7 December 2017 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. About 2,000 guests turned out for the highly anticipated event,...

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30 Nov 2017
CEE Scholar Elected to Chinese Academy of Sciences
Prof. Jin-guang Teng, Chair Professor of Structural Engineering and Director of the Research Institute for Sustainable Urban Development, has recently been honoured with election to membership of...

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21 Oct 2017
Honorary Degree for Distinguished Chinese Scholar
On 21 October 2017, the conferment of honorary degrees for the 23rd Congregation of PolyU was held. A Doctor of Science honoris causa was bestowed on Prof. Guanhua Xu, a prominent Chinese scientist...

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