NEWS
MAE Team wins the champion in the 3rd IMechE Great China Design Competition 2014 held on 22-23 March, GuangZhou
March 2014
Dr. LI Yiyang and his team win the champion in the 3rd IMechE Great China Design Competition 2014 held on 22-23 March, GuangZhou.
Supervisor: Dr. LI Yiyang
Assessor: LEUNG Yun Yee, Martin
Tutors: YIP Chun Wa; LAU Ka Chun
Team members: TING Sin Hang; YEUNG Chi Ling; EVELYN Julipalas; CHAN Chung Ho; CHEUNG Kai Hung
Supporters: LAM Shing Hin; WAN Hei Lit; YUEN Hok Ching
Professor Yunhui LIU received $9,896,000 funding from RGC for the project "Assistive Surgical Robots"
December 2013
Professor Yunhui LIU received $9,896,000 funding from RGC for the project "Assistive Surgical Robots".
The information is as below:
Title: Assistive Surgical Robots
Principal Investigator: Yunhui LIU
Co-Investigator: Yangsheng Xu (CUHK), Max Q. H. Meng (CUHK), Michael C. F. Tong (CUHK), Tak Hong Cheung (PWH/CUHK), Iris Leung (PWH), Dong Sun (CityU), Ning Xi (CityU)
Amount: 9,896,000
Funding sources: Collaborative Research Funding Scheme (Group Research), RGC.
Dr. Youfeng Su has received the 2012 CUHK Young Scholars Dissertation Award
November 2013
Dr. Youfeng Su has received the 2012 CUHK Young Scholars Dissertation Award. His PhD dissertation is titled Consensus and Cooperative Output Regulation of Linear Multi-agent Systems. He was a PhD student with MAE department between August 2008 and February 2012 under the supervision of Prof. Jie Huang
MAE students win the top prizes at the 13th National Challenge Cup
October 2013
1st Prize (Postgraduate Teams)
Students: Li Zheng and Lau Wai Pik
Supervisor: Professor Du Ru Xu
Project: Underactuated Wire-Driven Mechanism and Highly Efficient Robot Fish

2nd Prize (Undergraduate Teams)
Students: Wang Zeng Yue, Li Linkai (Dept of Electronic Engineering)
Supervisor: Professor Liao Wei Hsin
Project: Battery-less Wireless Keyboard

3rd Prize (Undergraduate Teams)
Students: Leong Hou Wang and Chao Tak Lon (Dept of Electronic Engineering)
Supervisor: Professor Chen Shih Chi
Project: Virtual Reality Gloves

Technical staff in the MAE department also provided technical support to the teams.
Professor Shih-Chi Chen received the Best Paper Award in the 2013 International Symposium on Optomechatronic Technologies
October 2013
The research paper "Multi-depth real-time confocal imaging" by Dapeng Zhang, Jiyi Cheng, and Professor Shih-Chi Chen received the Best Paper Award in the 2013 International Symposium on Optomechatronic Technologies (ISOT) among 100+ papers.


IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS
2014-03-01

Dr. Yiyang Li has received the Dean's Exemplary Teaching Award 2013.

2014-02-16

Prof. Jun Wang (Faculty Member) has appointed as the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics from 2014.

2014-02-11

Dr. Wei Ren will join our department as assistant professor in Augsut 2014.

2013-10-29

Several faculty positions are available. Please click Read More for details.

2013-10-01

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (2014/15)

2013-08-01

Dr. Yi-Chun Lu joined our department as assistant professor on Augsut 1, 2013.