COVID 19 special edition
28 April 2020
In this special Croucher newsletter, we have investigated Hong Kong’s contribution, talked to some of the leading virologists, microbiologists and epidemiologists, sought expert opinion on the implications for mental health, and public health education, and compiled a round-up of COVID-19 research outputs from different universities in the city.
Shenzhen honour for Croucher Fellow
27 April 2020
Congratulations to Professor Che Chi Ming.
Professor Kei May Lau has been named the 2020 recipient of the Optical Society’s prestigious Nick Holonyak Jr Award.
Professor Dennis Lo (Croucher Senior Medical Research Fellowship 2006) has been...
Ten Croucher scholars have been named “Highly Cited Researchers 2019” by Clarivate Analytics in recognition of their research output.The highly anticipated list identifies scientists and social scientists who produced multiple papers ranking in the top 1% by citations for their field and year of publication, demonstrating significant research influence among their peers. A total of 6,216 resear...
Welcome Class of 2019
16 December 2019
25 outstanding scientists have been awarded the 2019 Croucher Scholarship, Fellowship and Studentship.
Croucher Innovation Awards 2019 and Senior Research Fellowships 2020
16 December 2019
Nine distinguished scholars from local universities received the Croucher awards.
Max Planck Croucher Symposium 2019
29 November 2019
Scientists gathered at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University to discuss topics, ranging from Matter to Life.
Summer 2019 proved an eye-opener for Lau Shing Fai on challenges for trees posed by climate change.
Nerd Nite x CSA
26 July 2019
Croucher Scholars Association organised a public talk in collaboration with Nerd Nite Hong Kong on 22 Jul 2019.
13 research projects received the award.
69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
5 June 2019
Two Croucher scholars have been accepted to attend the 69th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting from 30 June to 5 July.
CSA Summer Refresher
10 May 2019
Croucher Scholars Association held a non-alcoholic summer party at Flamingo Bloom in Central on 9 May.
Professor Yang Tong has been elected a fellow of the European Academy of Sciences.
Croucher scholars receive awards at 47th International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva
29 April 2019
Five scholars received prestigious awards.
Neutron scattering lab officially launched
11 March 2019
Hong Kong’s first laboratory on neutron scattering was officially established.
Professor Paul Tam to receive 2020 Rehbein Medal
28 February 2019
Professor Paul Tam is the first Asian to receive the Rehbein Medal.
Croucher Foundation Day Dinner 2018
11 December 2018
Croucher Foundation celebrates its 39th anniversary on the evening of Friday, December 7, 2018.
Welcome Class of 2018
10 December 2018
21 outstanding scientists have been awarded the 2018 Croucher Scholarship, Fellowship and Studentship.
Scholar wins award for cancer breakthroughs
15 November 2018
Jun Yu received an award for her contributions to the Chinese science community.