Alzheimer’s blood test; HK$100m mega gift; fighting heart failure

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June 2021

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New Blood Test for Alzheimer’s

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A research team led by Prof. Nancy IP has developed a simple and highly effective Alzheimer’s blood test from Chinese patient data for the first time.

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HKUST receives HK$100m gift

The mega donation from Chow Tai Fook Charity Foundation will push HKUST’s academic and research development to the next level.

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A life worth fighting for

Diagnosed with end-stage heart failure, HKUST student Krishna JHANGIANI has found his fighting spirit and used innovation to give himself a new lease of life.

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How to stay happy on social media?

Sharing your favorite things online will free you from social comparison and enhance your well-being. Happier social media users also tend to like the social media platform better. It’s a win-win.

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Top tips for starting a PhD

Having authored 22 published papers and taken out two patents, postdoctoral fellow Dr. YIN Ran discusses his ups and downs on his engineering PhD journey at HKUST.

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Faculty Awards

June 2021

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Finalist of 2021 Manufacturing & Service Operations Management (M&SOM) Best Operations Management Paper in Operations Research

Prof. QI Jin

Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics

First Prize of Startup track in the 7th Hong Kong University Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition

Prof. Richard SO Hau-Yue

Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
Director of HKUST Shenzhen Computational Ergonomics Research Laboratory

2021 Slottow-Owaki Prize of the Society for Information Display (SID)

Prof. WONG Man

Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Director of Center of Display Research

Find out about all the awards we have earned over the years

Expert Views in the Media

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How Hong Kong’s family offices can use impact investing to help fight wealth inequality

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