FST undergraduate publishes in top journal

The research findings from final year project of a Year 4 Food Science and Technology (FST) student Liu Jiaxu has been published in Food Chemistry, one of top journals (ranks as 6/255) in the field of Agricultural...


DST students present research projects at Poster Presentation

How can you predict Click Through Rate (CTR) for online advertising? What are organic eggs? Do you want to know the analysis of housing prices? UIC students were on hand to answer these questions and more...


Mobile 3D project on scoliosis correction wins grant

A team that consists of mostly UIC students worked on an innovated project that was titled ‘Mobile Body 3D Reconstruction for Scoliosis Patients’. This project was awarded a grant of 100,000 Hong Kong Dollar (HKD) by the the 2018 Cyberport Guangdong-Hong Kong Young Entrepreneur Programme (GD-HK YEP). According to Yang Jiayu (UIC's 2018 CST graduate), who was responsible for research and development in the team, the project was aimed at helping young scoliosis patients by building braces through 3D printing, based on the spinal data captured by the camera on a mobile phone.


A symposium on experimental design

A symposium on Experimental Design was held from 28 to 30 December 2018. This symposium was organised by Division of Science and Technology (DST) Professor, Prof Fang Kai-Tai. Prof Fang Kai-Tai...


Students design efficient routes to Mars and more

Have you ever wondered how long it would take to get to Mars? What about the crash likelihood of autonomous cars? Or even the cost-efficiency of turning waste into energy? UIC students were on hand to...


DST students’ FYP: Self-driving shopping cart and more

Hands off and the shopping cart will follow you? Three students from the Computer Science and Technology Programme made easy shopping no longer a dream. Hu Ruihua, Liu Zhaozhao and Wu Jianqiu designed...


CST student on new IT teaching model at international conference

Year 3 Computer Science and Technology student Zhang Tianhao was in Beijing from 16 to 18 April for the International Conference on Educational Research and Practice. As one of the very few undergraduate...


IT researchers on latest trends at FITAT

Over 60 academics attended the Ninth International Conference on the Frontiers of Information Technology, Application and Tools (FITAT) held at UIC between 1 and 3 April. They presented the latest developments in the field of information technology ranging from data mining algorithms to cloud computing.