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).
2014 Civil Engineering PhD alumnus Ir Dr Derrick Pang was awarded the Young Industrialist Award of Hong Kong (YIAH) 2015 by the Federation of Hong Kong Industries for his contribution to the industry and society. Currently the Deputy Chairman of Chun Wo Development Holdings Limited, Dr Pang shares the valuable insight he gained from the PhD studies and his memorable experience in leading Chun Wo.
The School of Engineering is pleased to announce the appointment of Prof Siu Wing Cheng, Professor of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, as Associate Dean of Engineering (Undergraduate Studies), with effect from 1 January 2016.