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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 Mar 2018
QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018
In the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings by Subject 2018, the Faculty of Construction and Environment (FCE) has 2 disciplines in the top 20. The ranking for Civil and Structural...

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20 Mar 2018
Lab Opening and Summit on Smart City
To mark the opening of the Laboratory for Smart City and Spatial Big Data Analytics on 20 March 2018, a summit on the future of smart city was held that day. Officiating at the opening ceremony of...

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7 Feb 2018
International Workshop on Photochemical Air Pollution
To get the first ever PolyU project supported by the Hong Kong Research Grants Council’s (RGC) Theme-based Research Scheme off to a rolling start, a meeting cum international workshop was held...

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8 Jan 2018
CEE Scholar Received State Technological Innovation Award
For his pioneering research to turn waste into eco-friendly construction materials, Prof. Chi-sun Poon of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) was awarded the Second Class...

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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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