- Professor Furong Gao has won a National Science Foundation of China key project award entitled "High Performance Control of Batch Process". He was awarded a grant which he will be able to use at the Nansha campus to conduct research and support PG students.
- Feng Xuan, a PhD student, and his supervisor, Prof. I-Ming Hsing, have recently published a paper in JACS, Journal of the American Chemical Society. This paper is also highlighted in the latest issue of JACS Spotlights.
- Congratulations to our students, Carolina Lissette GARCIA HENRIQUEZ, Sunyoung HWANG and Jin LIU, who have successfully obtained Reaching Out Award (ROA) this year. All our students are strongly encouraged to participate in symposium and conference, and subsidy may be granted by the department or Hong Kong government.
- Professor Marshal Liu has been awarded the title of "Assistant Professor of Engineering Education" by the HKUST Provost and Executive Vice President Office. This title is awarded only to faculty who have demonstrated excellency in their own teaching and courses, and who have also taken on a broader role, working with colleagues to promote quality teaching, address major teaching and learning needs and develop new ideas and initiatives to support quality teaching and learning in association with School's unit for education development.
Prof. Yuan Shuai LIU was awarded The Faculty Awards for Outstanding Performance and Achievements in Teaching at PolyU, 2010-2011. He is also the recipient of Good Teacher Award in the Department of Applied Biology & Chemical Technology in 2011.