Friends or foes? Resident T cells in the skin
8 February 2019
Dr Stanley Cheuk studied the role of resident memory T cells in psoriasis and vitiligo.
Building insights on brain plasticity
31 January 2019
Dr Henry Hing Cheong Lee is helping to demonstrate how neural inhibition is critical to normal brain functions and development.
Spinning to a 2D future
15 January 2019
Professor Xiaodong Cui has been experimenting with solid-state physics.
Educating the next generation of doctors
11 January 2019
Dr Forshing Lui is exploring the generation gap in medical education.
Securing our online future
8 November 2018
A Croucher Fellow is recognised for his leading research on internet security and privacy protection for blockchain technology.
Engineering solutions for pollution control and clean energy
5 November 2018
Professor Dennis Leung is using the power of the sun to fuel engineering innovations.
30 October 2018
Energy research by a University of Hong Kong academic is driving forward ways to improve battery performance.
Fuz protein and neurological disorders
18 August 2018
Recent research revealed the pathogenic mechanism for a group of rare genetic neuronal disorders known as polyQ diseases.
Mr Ho-Tat Lam studies theoretical high energy physics at Princeton University.
Uncovering the mystery of the quantum world
25 July 2018
Dr Ching-Kit Chan is a theoretical physicist at UCLA who is working on quantum physics.
Font engineering: from genomes to typography
22 June 2018
Story of Dr Hin-tak Leung who made a shift from physicist to a career in typography.
Clement Tsui studied on the use of novel drug candidates to tackle tuberculosis.
Long read: Plankton in Peril!
3 May 2018
In the Chan Lab at the HKUST, Karen Chan is working all-out to understand the secrets of keystone marine organisms.
Wong is an investigator at the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research..
One threat to human health in modern times is the rise of antibiotic resistant microbes.
Split pair: chromosomal segregation
12 April 2018
Nick So is part of a research team studying meiosis in mammalian oocytes, the progenitor cells of eggs.
Prof Guanhua Chen: fostering technology startups
20 March 2018
Professor Guanhua Chen is a pioneer of technological entrepreneurship in Hong Kong.
Prof Chiribella is a leading figure in quantum information science and mechanics.
Behavioural ecology of albatrosses, petrels and shearwaters
23 February 2018
Dr Simon Sin's research on behavioural genomics explains bird size and mate choice.
Prof Raymond Wong: metallopolymers for an energy efficient future
10 February 2018
Prof Wong explains application of metallopolymers.