Professor Ng Mee-kam from the Department of Geography and Resource Management gives her expert opinion on the repurposing of quarantine camps in Hong Kong.
Interview with Professors Francis Chan and Siew Ng, Faculty of Medicine, on their research on the microbiome and the establishment of their biotech start-up.
Research by the Faculty of Medicine unravels the world’s most comprehensive genome profile of the American cockroach and reveals novel cockroach allergens for the development of precision immunotherapy.
Joint research by the Faculty of Medicine reveals that smoking and obesity increase risk of severe COVID-19.
Research by Dr Jason Yam, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, reveals that dilating eye drops could delay the onset of myopia in children.
Research by Professor Zhang Li, Professor, Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, builds diverse miniature soft machines with ferrofluids, based on their three wetting characteristics.
Professor Chen Benmei from the Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering has developed a diving drone that can switch between flying and swimming for search and rescue missions or engineering inspections.
Study by the Faculty of Medicine shows prediabetes in young people predicts a 90% lifetime risk of diabetes and is linked to a nearly 70% higher risk of cardiovascular diseases.
Article contributed by Professor Eric Lai, Research Assistant Professor, CUHK Institute of Health Equity, on healthcare policies for Hong Kong’s ageing population.
Project led by Professor Thomas Chung Wang-leung, Associate Professor, School of Architecture, to regenerate the landscape of Lantau Mountain Camp.
Professor Rocky S. Tuan, CUHK Vice-Chancellor and President, shares his views on partnerships in fundamental science and technology at a forum of the Association of Pacific Rim Universities.