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  1. News - Hong Kong - TELECOMMUNICATIONS

    Cancer fears over mobile phone antennae at university in Hong Kong

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Territories. But compare the outlook from the dizzy heights of the University of Science and Technology in Clear Water Bay to that of a few years ago and you may notice that something new breaks up ... anywhere in Hong Kong. For the university, with its student body of 12,600 and teaching staff of over 500, it's a win-win arrangement. Mobile phone companies improve their coverage, including ...

  2. University of Hong Kong first in the region to use JDS

    Posted Jul 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez The University of Hong Kong has started deploying the Java Desktop System (JDS), a move that may help boost the city's adoption of alternative desktop operating platforms to Windows. This move makes it the first university in the Asia-Pacific region to conduct a large-scale rollout of JDS, according to university alumnus and Sun Microsystems Hong Kong general manager ...

  3. Centre keeps industry up to date with latest technology

    Posted Sep 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) is strongly committed to meeting the needs of industry and the business community, both locally and internationally. ... and commercial parties in the interested technology areas. There are likely to be openings for four to six new staff at the centre, thanks to a decision by the Hong Kong University Grants Committee ...

  4. University in Boeing deal for wireless technology

    Posted Oct 18th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu US aircraft giant Boeing has commissioned the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology to develop a wireless communication system for commercial flights to speed up ... separately on parts of the system. The Hong Kong university's department of computer science and engineering will focus on connecting the onboard wireless network with ground stations. Zhang ...

  5. Getting creative with technology to help others

    Posted Feb 21st 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... demonstrated the students' technical prowess. Three Hong Kong Polytechnic University students won the most outstanding award and a four-day trip to Seoul for their hand device for traffic accident victims and patients suffering from poliomyelitis. The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology team won the most creative award for their digital photo frame concept, designed to prevent ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Hong Kong courtrooms now permit tweeting, texting

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 11:58am by Austin Chiu

    ... hopes the government will review the Summary Offences Ordinance and reform the law. Britain, on which much of Hong Kong’s legal system is based, has slowly embraced modern technology in its ... of Hong Kong media law expert who approached the judiciary a year ago about the precedent from the UK, says: “It is gratifying to see that the Hong Kong judiciary is finally permitting live ...

  7. PolyU technology tested on high-speed railway

    Posted Jul 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the structural integrity and safety of the high-speed rail network. The system was built by researchers at Hong Kong Polytechnic University and two mainland universities- Southwest Jiaotong University and Dalian Jiaotong University. Professor Alex Wai Ping-kong, PolyU's vice-president of research development, said yesterday that: 'Test rides done last month boosted our confidence ...

  8. Honoured Yam's lonely toil in HK's science 'battlefield'

    Posted Nov 11th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... woman scientist to win the award in 2004 was biochemistry professor Nancy Ip Yuk-yu, co-director of the Molecular Neuro- science Centre of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. ... A University of Hong Kong professor, named one of five winners in the annual L'Oreal-Unesco Women in Science awards, says doing research in Hong Kong is a lonely business. Chemistry ...

  9. Age-old science shapes the world

    Posted Nov 09th 2007, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... related to the Hong Kong economy and employment. 'Materials science is a very versatile subject, which we are able to adapt to the needs of the economy. We can work in any area where help ... development can be characterised by the development of new materials,' said Joseph Lai, a professor at the Department of Physics and Materials Science at City University (CityU). 'Today we ...

  10. Science and technology boost

    Posted May 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez For all the advantages Hong Kong offers as Asia's leading financial-services centre, its bid to create a strategic information-technology industry comparable ... and supporting the creation of high-end technology fit for commercial development. In 2000, the government began a study on innovation and technology in Hong Kong. From that, policies were developed ...




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