FEB 2018

A  Happy  and  Harmonious  Trio

Postgraduate students Byung Min Park, Zhongguang Yang and their supervisor Prof Fei Sun from Chemical and Biological Engineering demonstrate the importance of merriment and harmony in research.

A  Grateful  High  Flyer  Who  Gives  Thanks  to  HKUST  in  All  Sincerity

The story of Dr Yating Wan is definitely an encouraging and inspiring one. Having graduated with the Excellent Student Award and as an Outstanding Graduate from Zhejiang University in 2012, she fought her way to become a PhD student in Electronic and Computer Engineering at HKUST ...

A  Modern  Physicist  with  the  Wisdom  of  Classical  Philosophers

On first sight, Noah Fanqi Yuan may look like any postgraduate student of physics who talk seriously about his research studies. Before long however, wit and humor pervade the conversation to show the ...

Founder  of  MamaHelpers  Uses  Metaphor  of  Motherhood  to  Describe  Entrepreneurship

Barely in her early twenties, Amanda Tsz-yan So repeatedly used the metaphor of bearing and raising children to describe the experience of co-founding MamaHelpers, a mobile app-based start-up to match domestic helpers and agencies with employers. Amanda and Yan Yat-yin Leung, both second-year students of HKUST’s ...

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Events  Roundup

Connecting Hong Kong PhD Fellows

More than a hundred HKUST awardees of the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS), faculty members as well as administrative staff members from different units mingled together in a festive gathering on 28 September 2017. After a warm welcome by Prof Charles W W Ng ...

The Belt and Road – A Visionary Plan that will Change the World

The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (HKPFS) Distinguished Lecture held on 30 October 2017 was a great success as it drew a good-sized audience of HKPFS fellows, other students and faculty members. The guest speaker Mr Vincent H S Lo, Chairman of Shui On Group and ...

Research Studies Under Spotlight

On 14 November 2017, an information session on HKUST’s MPhil and PhD studies was held on campus, attracting interested students and alumni who were keen to know more about research studies at the University. The event began with an introductory talk by Prof Charles W W Ng, Associate Vice-President for Research and Graduate Studies, ...