Two faculty members were honored in the School of Engineering Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award 2014-15. Established 20 years ago, the award recognizes faculty members who demonstrate continuous excellence in undergraduate teaching, foster students’ interest in the subject, promote students’ learning, and more.
Prof Pascale Fung from Electronic and Computer Engineering Department, an expert in intelligent systems that understand and empathize with humans, developed a prototype machine capable of chatting with humans in both English and Mandarin, it is expected to chat in more languages including French in the future.
Ford Motor Company today announced the recipients of the 2015-16 Ford-HKUST Conservation and Environmental Research Grants programme. This year, 20 Master of Science students from HKUST’s School of Engineering were awarded grants.