Professor Charles Kao’s presence enhanced Hong Kong’s credentials as a place for science and research. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Professor Charles Kao’s presence enhanced Hong Kong’s credentials as a place for science and research. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Professor Charles Kao’s presence enhanced Hong Kong’s credentials as a place for science and research. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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Charles Kao a true inspiration for Hong Kong

The Nobel Prize winner in physics, who has died at 84, was not only the ‘father of fibre-optic communications’, but also an example to us all in his final years

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Professor Charles Kao’s presence enhanced Hong Kong’s credentials as a place for science and research. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Professor Charles Kao’s presence enhanced Hong Kong’s credentials as a place for science and research. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Professor Charles Kao’s presence enhanced Hong Kong’s credentials as a place for science and research. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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