The Beauty of the Skin Industry
SkinData aims to develop products for skin pigmentation, photoageing and inflammation, using naturally-sourced, active pharmaceutical-grade compounds that are put through rigorous testing.
Where Virtual Worlds have Become a Reality
The imseCAVE has become the go-to technology in Hong Kong for creating virtual worlds
HKU DreamCatchers 100K
DreamCatchers, HKU's entrepreneurship series launched in 2015, provides a platform to inspire innovation and entrepreneurship. The HKU DreamCatchers 100K was launched in early 2016 to provide seed fund for young entrepreneurs to kick off their businesses.
Engineering Plants for a Brighter Future
Plant biologists at HKU offer two technologies that may help address climate change and crop productivity.
'Dental Development: An Aid to Give Identities and to Inform General Health'
Dr Hai Ming Wong and a team of PhD and BDS students in the Faculty of Dentistry have applied dental age assessment to address the social issue of unregistered births in India. They received the University’s Knowledge Exchange Excellence Award 2015 and the Faculty KE Award 2015 of the Faculty of Dentistry for this project.
Taking the Guesswork Out of Logistics
Manufacturers have to keep track of many different things at the same time to enhance the productivity of workers, from the movement of materials through shop-floor activities to product shipments. Trying to juggle all this efficiently is a constant challenge. But a new platform developed by HKU engineers is proving remarkably successful at the task and is also saving firms money.