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Jul 01, 2019, 14:12 ET Professor Jin-Guang Teng Assumes Office as the New PolyU President

The new President of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), Prof. Jin-Guang TENG, takes office today. Over the next couple of months, he aims...


May 23, 2019, 13:08 ET PolyU Develops Highly Flexible High-energy Textile Lithium Battery to Cope with Surging Demand for Wearable Electronics

Researchers at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have developed a highly flexible, high-energy Textile Lithium Battery that offers more...


May 07, 2019, 12:46 ET PolyU Develops a High-efficiency, High-quality Ultra-precision Polishing Technology for Different Kinds of Freeform Surfaces

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) developed a novel curvature-adaptive multi-jet polishing (MJP) technology for different kinds of...


May 02, 2019, 12:47 ET PolyU Develops Palm-sized 3D Ultrasound Imaging System for Scoliosis Mass Screening and Frequent Monitoring

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today shared that more youngsters can have their scoliosis conditions detected early and monitored...


Mar 27, 2019, 14:05 ET PolyU Develops Unique Electrostatically Charged Nanofiber with Enhanced Performance in Filtering Airborne Pollutants and Viruses

The Department of Mechanical Engineering of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has recently developed an electrostatically charged...


Feb 26, 2019, 16:13 ET PolyU Collaborates With RCA, the World's Top Institute in Art and Design, to Establish an AI Powered Design Laboratory

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the Royal College of Art (RCA), United Kingdom, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to...


Jan 30, 2019, 12:40 ET PolyU Innovates Nano-encapsulation Technology to Enhance DHA Absorption for Early Brain Development

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today announced the findings on its novel nano-encapsulation technology for optimising the maternal and...


Jan 14, 2019, 13:06 ET PolyU Provides Multi-disciplinary Support to the Nation's Historic Landing on the Far Side of the Moon

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) proudly supported the nation's current lunar exploration, Chang'e-4 lunar probe, which successfully...


Dec 12, 2018, 11:31 ET PolyU Launches "Belt and Road Cross-Professional Advancement Programme" to Facilitate Entrepreneurs and Professionals Explore Belt & Road's Opportunities in Infrastructure

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today launched the "Belt and Road Cross-Professional Advancement Programme" (the Programme), the...


Nov 05, 2018, 12:20 ET Trans-Pacific Institutional Agreement Fosters Close Research Partnership

Hong Kong Polytechnic University and University of Waterloo sign historic institutional agreement and plan to collaborate on world-class ocular...


Oct 31, 2018, 13:13 ET PolyU Develops Robotic Arm for Self-help Mobile Rehabilitation for Stroke Patients

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) recently developed a robotic arm to facilitate self-help and upper-limb mobile rehabilitation for stroke ...


Oct 18, 2018, 11:42 ET PolyU's Researchers Develop AI-powered System to Automate Quality Control Process in Textile Industry

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) recently developed an intelligent fabric defect detection system, called "WiseEye", which leverages...


Oct 08, 2018, 10:54 ET PolyU Develops eNightLog System for Caring of the Elderly with Dementia

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has developed eNightLog, a multi-function nighttime monitoring system for elderly with dementia, to...


Aug 15, 2018, 10:15 ET PolyU Develops Novel Self-fitting Scaffold for Bone Regeneration

Researchers from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have designed and fabricated a high performing self-fitting bone scaffold by combining...


Jul 18, 2018, 11:25 ET PolyU-Shenzhen University Jointly set up The Greater Bay Area International Institute for Innovation

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and Shenzhen University (SZU) will jointly set up The Greater Bay Area International Institute for...


Jul 18, 2018, 07:47 ET PolyU - Axis Therapeutics Joint Center for Immunotherapy Launched to Develop Innovative Cancer Treatments

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) will join forces with Axis Therapeutics, a newly established joint venture by two global...


May 08, 2018, 09:13 ET PolyU Launches University Research Facility in Big Data Analytics

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) establishes today the University Research Facility in Big Data Analytics (UBDA), the first...


Apr 18, 2018, 12:40 ET Spectacle Lens Designed by PolyU Slows Myopic Progression by 60% and Stops in 21.5% of Children

A specially designed spectacle lens developed by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) was found to have slowed down myopia progress by 60% in ...


Apr 16, 2018, 10:48 ET Defocus Incorporated Multiple Segments (DIMS) Spectacle Lens for Myopia Control Awarded the Championship in Geneva's Invention Expo

PolyU's innovations honoured and brought glory to Hong Kong The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has brought glory to Hong Kong by winning 9...


Apr 10, 2018, 12:28 ET PolyU Intelligent 3D Human Modelling Technology Projecting Body Shape and Size Accurately Within 10 Seconds

Shopping well-fitting clothes online or making bespoke garments can be done more easily with the intelligent 3D human modelling technology developed...


Mar 26, 2018, 12:10 ET PolyU Joins Forces with Australian Partners in Launching Impactful Research on Blockchain Technologies

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) joins forces with Monash University and CollinStar Capital - a leading Melbourne-based institution and a ...


Mar 12, 2018, 06:32 ET PolyU and Alibaba Join Hands to Promote Integration of Fashion and Artificial Intelligence

The Institute of Textiles and Clothing (ITC) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) collaborates with the Vision and Beauty Team at Alibaba...


Feb 23, 2018, 12:48 ET PolyU Launches a Mass Open Online Course in Industry 4.0

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) will launch a free MOOC (Mass Open Online Course) entitled "Industry 4.0: How to Revolutionize your...


Feb 13, 2018, 08:48 ET PolyU Wins Two International Education Awards

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) proudly announces the winning of two awards in "Reimagine Education Awards 2018", namely a Gold Award in ...


Jan 09, 2018, 01:18 ET PolyU Develops Rapid Authentication Method of Chinese Medicines

The Food Safety and Technology Research Centre under the Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology of The Hong Kong Polytechnic...