18 June 2018
A team of mechanical engineers has developed a new class of actuating material that may help the development of motorless robots in future.
Robotic system to be used in brain surgery
15 June 2018
An engineering team led by Dr Kwok Ka-wai of the University of Hong Kong has developed a robot to improve the accuracy of brain surgery when used inside a magnetic resonance imaging scanner.
BATS Code for efficient network transmission
1 June 2018
Annoyed by the pixelated screen when streaming a live football game? BATS code might be the solution.
Max Planck Croucher Symposium
26 May 2018
On 20 May 2018, a group of 35 young scientists gathered at Ringberg Castle in Bavaria to discuss the latest advances in their respective fields of biology.
Osteoporosis drug may be cardioprotective
12 May 2018
Alendronate might reduced risk of cardiovascular events in hip fracture patients.
A new use for anti-fungal medicines
10 May 2018
Professor Yu's new research suggested that a common fungicidal drug, terbinafine, can be used to prevent and treat liver disease.
New system developed to determine which road level they have just entered.
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..
Novel method to derive water quality criteria of metals
24 April 2018
Site-specific criteria in assessing water quality have been developed by Professor Leung.
Professor Siu uses human induced pluripotent stem cells for therapeutic drug testing.
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.
Research team led by Professor Nancy Ip has identified Alzheimer’s disease genetic factors.
Croucher Science Week
22 March 2018
Organisers and performers gathered on on 16 March evening to kick off Croucher Science Week 2018.
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.
How to start a company
10 March 2018
Croucher Startup 2.0 selection panel and Prof Dennis Lo spoke at an event organised by the CSA on startup environment in Hong Kong.
MERS crisis: first comprehensive study in Africa
7 March 2018
An international research team conducted the first study of MERS in Africa.