Croucher Foundation News

World first for ultracold quantum simulation

Physicists from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and Peking University (PKU) have successfully created the world's first 3-D simulation of topological matter consisting of ultracold atoms.

19 September 2019

Memory cue for depression treatment

Does the way we remember negative events affect our likelihood of experiencing depression?

16 September 2019

Geomaterials expert shakes up earthquake studies

Prof Andrew Chan studies the effects of tremors and tsunamis on the earth and buildings.

12 September 2019

Stabilising images for mobile devices

Dr Cheung Kwok-yuen manufactures systems used in the mass production of electronics all over the world.

4 September 2019

Fresh eye on ophthalmology

Dr Eddy Wu’s start-up pharmaceutical company helps people who have sight problem.

27 August 2019

Biochemist offers hope for leukaemia treatment

Biochemist Dr Alice Cheung has been fascinated by the mechanism of cells.

20 August 2019

Landslide devastation prompts interest in geohazards

Dr Louis Wong studies how geomaterials behave and why they can be so destructive.

14 August 2019

Accelerating next-generation protein engineering

Croucher scholars involved in a breakthrough to engineer clinically useful proteins.

9 August 2019