HKUST has signed an research cooperation agreement with a grant of EURO 500,000 (around HK$ 5M) from Deutsche Telekom (DT) to start the HKUST-DT System and Media Lab (SyMLab) for cutting-edge research in the areas of mobile systems and media.
The School of Engineering has continued to receive a strong endorsement of its appeal to high-flying research students globally, with the highest number of Hong Kong PhD Fellowship awardees among all local engineering schools in the 2013/14 scheme.
The links between engineering and creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship were fruitfully highlighted in the first My Toy Design Competition, hosted by the Department of Industrial Engineering and Logistics Management (IELM).
Two teams of undergraduate students formed by the Robotics Team of HKUST School of Engineering (SENG) altogether sweep four out of six awards in the Robocon 2013 Hong Kong Contest, which was held in Cyberport on 23 June.
The Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Team, a sub-team of the Robotics Team of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) School of Engineering (SENG) shone in the MATE International ROV Competition, which was held in Washington, US on 20-22 June 2013.
Ford Motor Company today announced that it will be bringing its global Conservation and Environmental Grants program to Hong Kong for the first time, in partnership with the School of Engineering of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST).