Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering MSc students Lixie Hu, Xiaoyang Liu and Hao Lu, supervised by Prof Yi-Kuen Lee, won the Global Youth Innovator Award for their De-snore project at the 2016 iCAN Consumer Electronics Show (CES) held in Las Vegas, US on 6-9 January 2016.
Three of the School of Engineering’s leading academics have recently been awarded the prestigious named professorships in HKUST’s Named Professorship Program, which honors eminent faculty and recognizes donor supporters of the University. A total of eight professorships were conferred at the third inauguration ceremony of named professorships held on March 9.
The School of Engineering (SENG) of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and CentraleSupélec, a leading French institute of science and technology and founding member of the University Paris-Saclay, have established an academic cooperation that will allow students to simultaneously earn a dual degree in engineering from both institutions.
Prof Huamin Qu, Computer Science and Engineering, received the Merit Award in the e-Learning category of the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance (APICTA) Awards 2015 held in Sri Lanka for his work on Visual Analysis of Massive Open Online Courses (VisMOOC).