Awards
Decorated faculty and award-winning students recognized for their accomplishments. Relentless striving for excellence sets an example for future generations to bring positive changes to society
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Fellows of the Institute of
Electrical and Electronics
Engineers
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State Science and
Technology Awards in 2011
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Franklin Prize for Excellence in Teaching in School of Business & Management
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Prof. Rhea Patricia LIEM
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

2021 UGC Teaching Award for Early Career Faculty Members, University Grants Committee (UGC)

Prof. Shi-Wei Ricky LEE
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

2021 ASME Avram Bar-Cohen Memorial Award, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

Prof. Irene LO
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

First runner-up in the category ‘Best Feature/Critical Review article‘ in the 2020 Environmental Science and Technology Best Paper Award, Environmental Science and Technology (ES&T)

Prof. Jingdi ZHANG
Department of Physics

2021 NSFC Excellent Young Scientists Fund (Hong Kong and Macau), The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)

Prof. Tianling JIN
Department of Mathematics

2021 NSFC Excellent Young Scientists Fund (Hong Kong and Macau), The National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
 

Jiannong WANG
Department of Physics

Fellow of Physical Society of Hong Kong

Prof. Gyu Boong JO
Department of Physics

The Research Grants Council Research Fellow 2021-22

Prof. Bo LI, Dr. Wei WANG and PG students Minchen YU, Zhifeng JIANG, Hok Chun NG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Best Paper Runner Up Award, 41st Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2021)

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF, Prof. Jun ZHANG and PhD alumnus Yuyi MAO
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Best Survey Paper Award, 2021 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communications Society

Dr. Sunbin DENG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Distinguished Paper Award, Society for Information Display (SID) Display Week 2021

Prof. Qi LIU, Prof. Furong GAO, Prof. Ke YAO, Dr. Xiaopeng TANG
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

Best Paper Award, International Conference on Electric and Intelligent Vehicles (ICEIV) 2021

Prof. Christopher Kin-Ying LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Gold Medal with Jury Commendation at 2021 Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions

Prof. Shing Chi CHEUNG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2021 ICSE ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award

Prof. Jin QI
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics

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

Prof. Richard SO
Department of Industrial Engineering and Decision Analytics, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering

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

Prof. Man WONG
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

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

Prof. Ilias DIMITRAKOPOULOS
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Grand Award 2021 in R&D Award Category of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers' Structural Division Excellence Award 2021

Prof. Gang WANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

President of the Hong Kong Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (HKSTAM)

Prof. Christopher LEUNG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Gold Medal with Jury Commendation, 2021 Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions

Prof. Tong ZHANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars Honorable Mention

Prof. Dit-Yan YEUNG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars Honorable Mention

Prof. Qiang YANG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars Honorable Mention

Prof. Huamin QU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars Honorable Mention

Dr. Yangqiu SONG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars Honorable Mention

Prof. Ming LIU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars Honorable Mention

Prof. Dik LEE
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

AI 2000 Most Influential Scholars Honorable Mention

Prof. Shing-Chi CHEUNG, Prof. Chang XU
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

ACM SIGSOFT Distinguished Paper Award, 43rd ACM, IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering 2021

Prof. Bo LI, Dr. Shaohuai SHI
Department of Computer Science and Engineering

2021 IEEE INFOCOM Best Paper Award

Prof. Jianwei SUN
Department of Chemistry

Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Prof. Weiping LI
Department of Mathematics

2021 Higher Education Outstanding Scientific Research Output Award (First Class), Ministry of Education of China

Prof. Shaojie SHEN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Honorable Mention in the 2020 IEEE Transactions on Robotics King-Sun Fu Memorial Best Paper Award

Prof. Shaojie SHEN
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

AI 2000 Robotics Most Influential Scholars

Prof. Ming LIU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

AI 2000 Robotics Most Influential Scholars

Prof. Vincent LAU
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

AI 2000 Internet of Things Most Influential Scholars

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

AI 2000 Internet of Things Most Influential Scholars

Prof. Hai YANG
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

2021 Francis C. Turner Award, American Society of Civil Engineers

Prof. Jinglei YANG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Prof. Khaled BEN LETAIEF
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

International Member of the US National Academy of Engineering (NAE)

Dr. Kelvin P MAK
Department of Accounting

Member of the Qualification and Examinations Board, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Prof. Veronique LAFON-VINAIS
Department of Finance

Honorary member of the Association of Corporate Treasurers (ACT)

Prof. Yaping GONG, Prof. Albert HA, Prof. Jiatao LI, Prof. Kar Yan TAM, Prof. James THONG
School of Business and Management

Top two percent of Scientists in the World, John PA IOANNIDIS at Stanford University

Prof. Gyu Boong JO, Prof. Yilong HAN, Prof. Tao LIU, Prof. Ho Bun CHAN
Department of Physics

Collaborative Research Fund (2020/2021)

Prof. Jiguang WANG
Division of Life Science

Zhong Nanshan Youth Science and Technology Innovation Award

Prof. Vladimir G. CHIGRINOV
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Distinguished Fellow, The Institute of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (IDSAI)

Prof. Jinglei YANG
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society

Prof. Ricky LEE Shi-Wei
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

The Chair of IEEE Fellows Evaluation Committee of Electronics Packaging Society (EPS)

Prof. Xuhui HUANG
Department of Chemistry

Pople Medal, Asia-Pacific Association of Theoretical & Computational Chemists

Prof. Pascale Ngan FUNG
Department of Computer Science and Engineering and Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Association for Computational Linguistics

Prof. Qing CHEN
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Excellent Young Scientist, National Natural Science Foundation of China

Prof. Francesco CIUCCI
Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering and Chemical & Biological Engineering

Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Prof. Matthew MCKAY
Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering

Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Prof. Gunther UHLMANN
HKUST Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study, Department of Mathematics

2021 AMS-SIAM George David Birkhoff Prize in Applied Mathematics, American Mathematical Society and Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics