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Through our effort in research and teaching, the Department has made a very high impact on both local and international geomatics academic and professional communities.
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Head of Department
 Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics

Professor Wu CHEN


Prof. Geoffrey Shen, PolyU’s director of Global Engagement, and his colleagues invited principals and teachers from 31 local secondary schools to visit PolyU in late November.  During the visit, they shared the university’s latest developments and the salient features of the 4-year undergraduate curriculum, including the incorporation of two new elements: the "Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics” (AIDA) and the “Innovation and Entrepreneur

25 Dec 2021


Prof. Qihao WENG, Chair Professor and Global STEM Scholar of the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, has been elected a foreign member of Academia Europaea (The Academy of Europe) in its 2021 class in late 2021. The object of Academia Europaea is the advancement and propagation of excellence in scholarship in the humanities, law, the economic, social, and political sciences, mathematics, medicine, and all branches of natural and tec

21 Dec 2021

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A study led by the National Space Science Center of Chinese Academy of Sciences and joined by Prof. Wu Bo, Associate Head of LSGI and Director of Research Centre for Deep Space Explorations, has found carbonaceous chondrite remnants of an impactor in a young lunar crater formed within one million years, a first-time discovery of such fragments by in-situ investigation on the far side of the Moon. Scientists suggests that carbonaceous chondrite-li

14 Dec 2021

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2020 - 2021 Social Innovation Inventor Design Competition hosted by the World Green Organisation (WGO) has been successfully ended in September 2021. The team formed with LSGI and BRE students, including Kai Wing TAI (LSGI), Ching Hei CHAN (BRE) and Tsin Tung NG (BRE), gained the merit award/ award of finalists in Tertiary Group.

13 Dec 2021

WGO Competition

On 17 November 2021, the 27th Congregation of Faculty of Construction and Environment - LSGI session was held at the Jockey Club Auditorium on the PolyU campus as well as online. More than 110 graduates from LSGI were honoured for completing their studies at higher diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate levels.   Presiding at the congregation was Prof. Xiang-dong Li, Dean of FCE, who congratulated the graduates and encouraged them to stay connec

1 Dec 2021


On 29th November 2021, Prof. CHEN Wu, Head of LSGI and Mr. MA Hon-Wing, Wilson, Assistant Director/Development from Water Supplies Department (WSD) of HKSAR Government signed a MoU about the use of the 24,000 sq. ft Q-Leak in Tsing Yi North Service Reservoir. Designed by the Associate Head, Ir Dr. Wallace Lai of LSGI, construction of Q-Leak was completed in late July 2021, and has become the first training hub in the world for providing holistic

29 Nov 2021


The Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics (LSGI) is holding a STEM Talk Series introducing the daily life applications and potential development of Geo-Informatics, including Land Surveying, Remote Sensing, Global Positioning System (GPS), Underground Utilities Imaging and Diagnosis and Geographic Information Science (GIS). We are glad to invite you to join our STEM Talk Series 2021/22:    STEM Talk Series Topics:  3D Mapping

1 Nov 2021

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PolyU is organising a new initiative entitled “Science World: Exploring Space to Benefit Mankind” Education Programme in the 2021/22 school year to introduce space sciences and technologies to secondary students. Prof. Bo WU, Associate Head of Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, was the second speaker giving an online lecture on space-related topic on 23 October 2021 (Saturday). Over 150 audience joined the online talk “Maps for Spa

25 Oct 2021


Over the years, our professors and researchers have been actively involved in numerous application-oriented research projects. Many of them have been honoured with international acclaim at various invention exhibitions. This year’s, the project of Smart Tree Monitoring by Prof. Charles Wong, Professor of LSGI, was exhibited in PolyU pavilion at InnoCarnival 2021 at Hong Kong Science Park. The pavilion showcases 6 award-winning projects of Geneva

23 Oct 2021

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Huawei ICT Competition is a prestigious ICT talent exchange event developed by Huawei for global college students to groom a healthy development of the ICT talent ecosystem - to "find young talents in the information and communication industry". Two PolyU’s teams won the First Prize and Potential Prize for their knowledge and outstanding performance. Polynomials team (PolyU students team) is passionate about big data, AI, cloud service, storage a

25 Dec 2021


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