The School of Engineering (SENG) and the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) successfully co-organized the SENG/MAE 25th Anniversary Star Alumni Talk on 29 September, featuring distinguished MAE alumnus Mr Zhang Yunfei, who is the Founder and President of Zhuhai Yunzhou Intelligence Technology Co. Ltd.
Augmented Reality (AR) is the next big thing for mobile devices. Researchers at HKUST are on course of building a novel AR platform for mobile devices, in efforts to facilitate an ecosystem for entrepreneurs and programmers to develop AR programs and applications on mobile and wearable devices.
Prof Michael Yu Wang, Founding Director of the HKUST Robotics Institute and Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Electronic & Computer Engineering, is appointed to be the next editor-in-chief of IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering for a 5-year term starting from October 2016.
The 2015-16 Ford-HKUST Conservation and Environmental Research grants programme recently concluded with the 20 grant recipients visiting the Ford Motor Company’s regional headquarters in Bangkok, Thailand.