Prof Jianan Qu of Electronic and Computer Engineering has just been elected a Fellow of the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) for his achievements in Biomedical Optics (optical diagnosis of early cancer, multiphoton spectroscopy and imaging).
The prestigious QS World University Rankings have just released its 2014 Subject Rankings which have seen HKUST ranked within the world’s top 20 and made impressive rises in most of the engineering and technology subjects.
HKUST PhD student Zhang Shanchao, Department of Physics, has won the 2013 Young Scientist Award. Another PhD student Chen Shuming from the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, received the runner-up prize in the Engineering Science Category with his project on white organic light-emitting diodes (WOLEDs)
Prof Tianshou Zhao, Chair Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Director of HKUST Energy Institute, and his researchers have received one of the most prestigious awards in science and technology in China for the second consecutive year.
The recipient of the HKUST School of Engineering Distinguished Research Excellence Award 2013 Prof Chung-Yee Lee delivered a fascinating keynote on 5 Dec to an audience of over 120, including faculty members, students, industry representatives, and members of the academic community.