Professor Peiris and Professor Yam are named one of the ten Science Stars of East Asia.
Flexible sensor to speed up inflammation test
15 July 2018
New sensor developed by Professor Aimin Xu makes inflammation testing 30 times faster.
CSA: Craft Beer workshop
8 July 2018
Croucher scholars gathered on a Friday night to learn about beer brewing.
A recent research published by Dr Sumana Sanyal (Croucher Non-Clinical Assistant Professorship 2017) of the University of Hong Kong could possibly provide new insights into the development of antivirals and vaccine against dengue.
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.
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.