CityU robotics and biomedical engineer elected Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering

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Professor Sun Dong, Chair Professor and Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has been elected Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) for his outstanding achievements in robotics and biomedical engineering. 

Started in 1987, CAE confers fellowships on individuals who have made substantial contributions to engineering in Canada, other countries or globally. A CAE fellowship is regarded as one of the highest honours in engineering.

Period24 Jun 2019

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TitleCityU robotics and biomedical engineer elected Fellow of Canadian Academy of Engineering
DescriptionProfessor Sun Dong, Chair Professor and Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering at City University of Hong Kong (CityU), has been elected Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) for his outstanding achievements in robotics and biomedical engineering.

Professor Sun, concurrently Director of CityU’s Centre for Robotics and Automation, has made ground-breaking advances in precision medicine using technologies that he invented such as microrobots and robot-aided automated micro processing for cell therapy.

“I’m deeply honoured at being elected Fellow of CAE,” he said. “I’m grateful to CityU for its support over the past 20 years. This platform has enabled me to contribute to robotics and biomedical engineering.”
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Media name/outletCityU NewsCentre
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Producer/AuthorChoi Yiu
Date24/06/19
Linkhttps://newscentre.cityu.edu.hk/media/news/2019/06/24/cityu-robotics-and-biomedical-engineer-elected-fellow-canadian-academy-engineering
Title城大學者孫東膺加國工程院院士
Description尖端的機器人科技為生物醫學及相關治療帶來新動力。城市大學生物醫學工程學系講座教授兼系主任、機器人與自動化研究中心主任孫東,研究利用微型機器人及機器人輔助微型操作進行細胞治療,為精準醫療開拓重要的新領域。他近日獲選為工程界其中一項最高殊榮的加拿大工程院院士,表彰他於機器人學及生物醫學工程的卓越成就。
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Media name/outletWen Wei Po
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date24/06/19
Linkpaper.wenweipo.com/2019/06/24/ED1906240007.htm
Title城大學者獲選加拿大工程院院士
Description城市大學生物醫學工程學系講座教授兼系主任、機器人與自動化研究中心主任孫東,獲選為加拿大工程院院士,以表彰他在機器人學及生物醫學工程的卓越成就。孫東研究利用微型機器人及機器人輔助微型操作進行細胞治療,為精准醫療開拓重要的新領域。

孫東說:「對於獲選為加拿大工程院院士,我深感榮幸,並感謝城大過去20年對我的培養,為我的研究提供重要平台,讓我有機會能夠在機器人及生物醫學工程領域作出貢獻。」他表示,期望藉著自己的經歷,勉勵城大年輕學者繼續竭力在科研上尋求突破。
Persons
Media name/outletSing Pao Daily News
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date24/06/19
Linkhttps://www.singpao.com.hk/index.php?fi=history&id=104103
Title城大教授孫東獲選加拿大工程院院士
Description香港城市大學昨日公布,生物醫學工程學系講座教授兼系主任、機器人與自動化研究中心主任孫東教授,獲選為加拿大工程院院士,以表彰他在機器人學及生物醫學工程的卓越成就。

加拿大工程院創辦於1987年,頒發院士銜以表揚對加拿大、其他國家或國際工程界作重要貢獻、並對社會有重要影響力的人士,為工程界其中一項最高殊榮。
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Media name/outletHong Kong Commercial Daily
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Date24/06/19
Linktoday.hkcd.com/content/2019-06/24/content_1144357.html