The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) celebrated the opening of the HKUST The Big Data for Bio Intelligence Laboratory, which is dedicated to designing data analytic solutions for big data in biology and healthcare to advance knowledge and improve people’s living.
The Walt Disney Company (Hong Kong) and the teams of HKUST Engineering students receiving the first “Disney-HKUST Grant for Technology and Well-being” unveiled today their creative inventions designed to give back to the Hong Kong community.
Prof Kwang-Ting (Tim) Cheng (鄭光廷教授) has been appointed as Dean of Engineering with effect from 1 May 2016 concurrent with his professorial appointment as Chair Professor jointly in the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering and in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering.
Andrea Villaroman is the first undergraduate student from the US in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (CBME) at HKUST, graduating in 2013. She is now working in the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) as Clinical Research Coordinator and Project Manager.
The School of Engineering is introducing three new Master of Science (MSc) programs, namely MSc in Big Data Technology (BDT), MSc in Aeronautical Engineering (AE) and MSc in International Air Transport Operations Management (IATOM).
The Student Emergency Fund, established by alumni Terry Tsang and Terence Tsang, provides financial assistance for HKUST students facing unforeseen financial emergencies and tragic events that may disrupt their studies.