Outstanding Research Awards 2019

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The Outstanding Research Award Scheme is organized by the City University of Hong Kong to recognize and reward research excellence at CityU; to emphasize the University’s commitment to create an environment conducive to high quality research at an internationally competitive level; and to enhance the University’s performance in the delivery of its research agenda.

2019’s Outstanding Research Awards have been awarded to Professor Gary Feng Gang, Chair Professor of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, and Professor Kim Sung-moon, Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS), Professor of the Department of Public Policy and Director of the Centre for East Asian and Comparative Philosophy to recognise and reward their excellence in research at CityU.

In addition, the Outstanding Research Award Junior Faculty winners for 2019 are Dr Lu Yang, Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, and Dr Wang Cong, Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science.

Period26 Sep 2019 → 27 Sep 2019

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Title城大两学者获颁杰出研究奖
Description城市大学昨向生物医学工程学系讲座教授冯刚教授,以及人文社会科学院副院长金圣文教授颁发“杰出研究奖”,以肯定二人在城大的卓越研究。2009年加入城大的金圣文教授,其研究领域涵盖儒家民主及宪政理论、比较政治理论及东亚政治思想史。根据其研究,金教授建议“重塑”古代儒家社会的做法,包括由政府聘用年轻的“进谏者”,可加强政府的问责。

冯刚教授则在智能模糊控制系统、非线性控制系统和多智能体控制系统的理论及应用领域,均作出开创性重要贡献。自2000年加入城大以来,冯教授领导多项研究,在多份顶尖国际期刊发表逾300篇具影响力的论文,并在2016年至2018年获科睿唯安选为高度被引用研究人员。
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Media name/outlet大公網
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Producer/Author大公报
Date27/09/19
Linkwww.takungpao.com/news/232109/2019/0927/354077.html
TitleOutstanding faculty recognised by CityU research awards
DescriptionThis year’s Outstanding Research Awards have been awarded to Professor Gary Feng Gang, Chair Professor of the Department of Biomedical Engineering for his pioneering and fundamental contributions in theory and applications of intelligent fuzzy control systems, nonlinear control systems and multi-agent control systems; and Professor Kim Sung-moon, Associate Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS), Professor of the Department of Public Policy and Director of the Centre for East Asian and Comparative Philosophy to recognise and reward their excellence in research at CityU for his impactful normative research looks at how justice, democracy and citizen participation should be in Confucian societies including Hong Kong.

In addition, the Outstanding Research Award Junior Faculty winners for this year are Dr Lu Yang, Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and the Department of Materials Science and Engineering for his team's discovery of “ultralarge elasticity” in nanoscale covalent crystals; and Dr Wang Cong, Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science, whose work has had a significant impact on the emerging field of data security and cloud computing. 
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Media name/outletCityU NewsCentre
PlaceHong Kong
Media typeWeb
Producer/AuthorChoi Yiu
Date26/09/19
Linkhttps://www.cityu.edu.hk/media/news/2019/09/26/outstanding-faculty-recognised-cityu-research-awards