Two highly-successful SENG alumni happy hour gatherings were organized in March and June respectively, providing wonderful opportunities for graduates to catch up with professors and fellow classmates, learn about the School’s latest news, and share their work development and personal life.
Prof Kam-Tim Woo, Associate Professor of the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), received the 2015 University Grants Committee (UGC) Teaching Award today in recognition of his outstanding teaching performance and achievements.
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is launching an online course series teaching Full Stack Web Development on Coursera, the world’s largest open online education provider. Scheduled to start on September 15th, the program, named“Full Stack Web Development Specialization”, is composed of a series of courses taught by the University’s top faculty and accessible to anyone.
Interstellar, the Smart Car Team of HKUST Robotics Team, once again attained good results in the 10th National Undergraduate Students “Freescale Cup” Intelligent Car Competition (South China Region) held in Xiamen University from 18th to 21th of July.
A team of three MPhil Program in Technology Leadership and Entrepreneurship (TLE) students achieved further success when their innovative FITKICK product won the Championship and HKSTP Technopreneur Award (Gold Award) in the YDC E-Challenge 2015 last month and the Gold Award in the JEC Outstanding Engineering Project Awards (OEPA) 2015 this month.
The research excellence of the School of Engineering saw two HKUST-led projects receive funding totaling more than HK$66 million under the fifth round of Research Grants Council’s Theme-based Research Scheme.