A computer science enthusiast, Claudia Sin ventured into entrepreneurship four years ago when she and her friends developed a social shopping platform that targeted women users. She shared the joy and difficulties of her entrepreneurial journey and how she positively learned from mistakes to build her company.
School of Engineering members have achieved outstanding results in the 6th Annual HKUST One Million Dollar Entrepreneurship Competition, with the top three winning teams all include SENG students or alumni.
Prof Kei May Lau’s group, in collaboration with researchers from University of California, Santa Barbara, Sandia National Laboratories and Harvard University achieved tiny lasers directly on silicon, making a significant breakthrough for the semiconductor/photonic industry and well beyond.
Prof Patrick Yue of the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering was among the first Hong Kong scholars to receive the Guanghua Engineering Science and Technology Prizes presented by the Chinese Academy of Engineering in Beijing.