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23 JUN 2021 Pioneering embedded system and software designs

Professor Kuo Tei-wei, Lee Shau Kee Chair Professor of Information Engineering and Dean of the College of Engineering, has been awarded the Humboldt Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation in recognition of his achievements as a pioneer in system and software designs of non-volatile memory.

21 JUN 2021 Four CityU students win Innovation and Technology Scholarship

Four students from CityU won the Innovation and Technology Scholarship 2021, receiving HK$150,000 each for activities including overseas exchange, local internship and mentorship programmes.

10 JUN 2021 Outstanding CityU students pursue study dreams after winning scholarships

Aspiring to serve underprivileged communities in Hong Kong, two outstanding undergraduates from CityU stood out among participants from other local universities to win the HSBC Overseas Scholarship 2021/22.

07 JUN 2021 Two outstanding research projects clinch major Ministry of Education awards

A research collaboration on geotechnical structures in hydraulic engineering and another one on video coding technology developed at CityU have won major Ministry of Education awards.

31 MAY 2021 Award-winning CityU educators empower student driven learning

Adopting a student-centred approach to acquiring knowledge is the teaching philosophy mutually shared by the Teaching Excellence Award winners at CityU this year.

31 AUG 2020 CityU student wins Outstanding ICT Rising Star Award

A gifted computer science student at CityU has received the Outstanding ICT Rising Star Award from the Hong Kong Computer Society.

08 JUN 2020 Award-winning CityU educators inspire students to serve society

Encouraging students to apply their knowledge to society is the key teaching philosophy shared among this year’s Teaching and Excellence Award winners at CityU.

30 OCT 2019 Best paper awards at international conferences

CityU’s Department of Computer Science has won several best paper awards at recent international conferences.

10 DEC 2018 Ten CityU scholars honoured for highly cited papers

Ten faculty members from City University of Hong Kong (CityU) have been named as Highly Cited Researchers for 2018 by Clarivate Analytics.

19 MAY 2017 Innovative tour guide proposal wins CityU students top CEO award

Four CityU students have been crowned champions in the Social Innovation CEO Competition for their idea to hire senior citizens as local tour guides.

13 MAR 2017 CityU-led cloud security project attracts $6m in funding

A CityU-led research project on cloud security has been awarded HKD5.98 million in the Collaborative Research Fund in the 2016–17 exercise.

06 FEB 2017 AI scientist wins national Achievement Award

Professor Wang Jun in the Department of Computer Science has received the 2016 Achievement Award at an national science and technology award ceremony.

07 DEC 2016 Cool thinking for coding kids

CityU is helping to promote computational thinking and coding among primary school students.

16 OCT 2015 International big data conference explores human-centric systems

About 600 scientists, scholars and researchers congregated at the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics held at CityU from 9 to 12 October.

17 NOV 2014 Viral robot combat promotes computer programming

Over 500 high school students competed in the Fifth CityU-CS Robocode Contest in November.

26 NOV 2013 Robocode Contest boosts interest in computer science

Virtual robots competed against each other in the final contest of the fourth CityU-CS Robocode Contest held at CityU.

30 AUG 2013 New labs to boost students’ innovation and creativity

New learning spaces at CityU in support of the Discovery-enriched Curriculum will give students the chance to create, test and communicate ideas.

26 JUL 2013 CityU graduate lands Google software engineer job

A CityU computer science graduate has been offered a position as a software engineer at Google’s US headquarters due to his outstanding performance in an international programming competition.

21 JAN 2013 CityU student wins Best Paper Award for new image search method

A Computer Science PhD student at CityU won the Best Paper Award at the 2012 Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia.