Hong Kong, 19 March 2013: DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, and HKUST, Asia’s No. 1 university, jointly unveiled in Hong Kong today the innovative DHL Power Bike, the first electricity-generating exercise bicycles for logistics operations use in Hong Kong.
Prof Francesco Ciucci and his collaborators (Dr.Tomonori Honda and Dr. Maria C. Yang) from Ideation Laboratory of Massachusetts Institute of Technology received the Journal of Laboratory Automation Ten Award (JALA Ten 2013).
Prof Hong K Lo, Associate Dean of Engineering and Professor of Civil Engineering, has been elected as Convener of the International Scientific Committee of the triennial Conference Series International Conference for Advanced Systems for Public Transportation (CASPT) from 2012 onward.
Prof Tianshou Zhao, Chair Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of Center for Sustainable Energy Technology, and Prof Qian Zhang, Professor of Department of Computer Science and Engineering at HKUST were recognized with the most prestigious awards in science and technology in China - State Natural Science Award (Second Class) bestowed by the State Council of the People's Republic of China.
Prof Ross Murch, Head and Chair Professor of the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, has been elected Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). Prof Jianan Qu, Professor of Electronic and Computer Engineering, has been elected as Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA).
Prof Hoi Sing Kwok has won the 2013 Society for Information Display (SID) Slottow-Owaki Prize. The Slottow–Owaki Prize is awarded for outstanding contributions to the education and training of students and professionals in the field of information display. The award is made by the SID Board of Directors acting on the recommendation of the Honors and Awards committee.