Nano Solutions for Cleaner Air and Water
Our filter delivers safe drinkable water in less than one minute, simple and reliable, and no electricity is needed.
Professor Chuyang Tang from the Department of Civil Engineering wins the HKU Innovator Award
The new HKU Innovator Award is a university-level award established to recognise outstanding faculty members whose innovations demonstrate exceptionally high potential impact (legacy or projected legacy) with transformative results to foster development. Professor Chuyang Tang of the Department of Civil Engineering received the inaugural HKU Innovator Award.
Dr Ka Wai Kwok from the Department of Mechanical Engineering wins the HKU Young Innovator Award
The new HKU Young Innovator Award is a university-level award established to recognise young faculty members whose innovations demonstrate exceptionally high potential impact (legacy or projected legacy) with transformative results to foster development. Dr Ka Wai Kwok of the Department of Mechanical Engineering received the inaugural HKU Young Innovator Award.
AI for Mental Health
While patients may often forget the details of their daily routine, the app is able to record them, providing health workers with extensive and personalised data that can lead to faster treatment and less trauma for their patients.
HKU scholars are using robotics and artificial intelligence to develop smart devices and better services for the elderly.
HKU’s Virus Experts Called to Action
The pandemic caused by COVID-19 (for coronavirus-2019) has upended all areas of life around the world. HKU LKS Faculty of Medicine, one of the world’s foremost research centres for emerging infectious diseases, has played a central role in the effort to contain it.