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Title: Highly Turbulent Taylor-Couette Flow
Speaker: Dr. Chao Sun
Date: 31 July, 2014 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Quantitative Imaging Informatics in Cost Effective PET Imaging and Classification of Lung Disease
Speaker: Andrew F. Laine, D.Sc.
Date: 31 July, 2014 (Thursday)
Room: CPD-LG.34, Centennial Campus, HKU
Title: Mini-Workshop for Turbulence Research
Speaker: see program brochure
Date: July 11, 2014 (Friday)
Room: KB-115, Knowles Building, The University of Hong K
Title: Models for Oceanic Internal Waves
Speaker: Professor Roger H. J. Grimshaw
Date: June 27, 2014 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, Pokfulam Road, HK
Title: Droplet-based microfluidics ― Functional modules and applications
Speaker: Dr. Hongbo ZHOU
Date: 17 June, 2014 (Tuesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Unprecedented solid-state viscoelasticity discovered in graphite
Speaker: Professor Deborah D.L. Chung
Date: 4 June 2014 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: MICROFLUIDICS@HK
Speaker: see program brochure
Date: June 3, 2014 (Tuesday)
Room: Room 2-37, 2/F, Centennial Campus
Title: Identifier-Based Consensus for Multi-Agent Systems with Disturbances and Unmodelled Uncertainties
Speaker: Dr. Hu Guoqiang
Date: 2 June, 2014 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: A new approach to resolving long standing debates on the kinetics of ferrite and bainite formation in steels
Speaker: Professor Sybrand van der Zwaag
Date: 29 May 2014 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Streaming phenomena in acoustic standing wave tubes
Speaker: Professor Luc Mongeau
Date: 26 May 2014 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Real Time and Social Input Data for Environmental and Engineering Modelling, Prediction and Control
Speaker: Professor Lord Julian Hunt
Date: May 8, 2014 (Thursday)
Room: KB-111, Knowles Building
Title: Wind and Wave Measurements in the Offshore Wind Farm
Speaker: Dr Yuan-Shiang Tsai
Date: May 7, 2014 (Wednesday)
Room: KB 111, Knowles Building
Title: Future Generation Fuel Mix
Speaker: Mr. CHENG Cho Ying, Francis
Date: 2 May 2014 (Friday)
Room: Library Extension LE2, HKU
Title: 2014 International Symposium on Nano-biomaterials and Nanomedicine (ISNN2014)
Speaker: see program brochure
Date: April 28, 2014
Room: Lecture Theatre 202, KK Leung Building, HKU
Title: Workshop on Metal Plasticity
Speaker: See the program.
Date: 28 April 2014
Room: Rm 7-37 Haking Wong Building
Title: From polymeric precursors to ceramic hollow fiber membranes and hollow spheres
Speaker: Dr. Fangwei Guo
Date: 24 April 2014 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: CFD Development and Its Application in Ocean Engineering
Speaker: Prof. Tingqiu Li
Date: 23 April 2014 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Urban Climate Study of Kusaka Group
Speaker: Dr Hiroyuki KUSAKA
Date: April 23, 2014 (Wednesday)
Room: CPD-2.16, Central Podium Level
Title: Coalescence of Pickering Emulsion Droplets Induced by an Electric Field
Speaker: Prof. Lei XU
Date: 26 March 2014 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Modelling Upslope Flows in a Water Tank: Possibilities and Limitations
Speaker: Dr. Christian Reuten
Date: 28 January 2014 (Tuesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Three generations of sliding mode controllers in the war with chattering
Speaker: Prof. Leonid Fridman
Date: 10 January, 2014 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Mechanics of Cellular Uptake of One- and Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials
Speaker: Prof. Huajian Gao
Date: 3 January, 2014 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: An Update on Large-Scale Computations for Turbulence and Turbulent Mixing
Speaker: Professor P.K. Yeung
Date: December 12, 2013 (Thursday)
Room: CPD-2.19, Central Podium Levels, Centennial Campus
Title: Nonlinear Waves in the Ocean
Speaker: Professor Roger H. J. Grimshaw
Date: December 9, 2013 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, Pokfulam Road, HK
Title: Recent Developments in Climate Change Science, and Related Technology and Policy
Speaker: Professor Lord Julian Hunt
Date: December 6, 2013 (Friday)
Room: CPD-2.14, Central Podium Levels
Title: The substructure of crystalline materials as seen by X-ray and neutron diffraction patterns
Speaker: Prof. Tamás Ungár
Date: 20 November, 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Delay-Aware Data Collection Strategies for Sensor Networks
Speaker: Dr. Chi-Tsun (Ben) Cheng
Date: 20 November 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Fluid Mechanics on Continental and Global Scales
Speaker: Professor Lord Julian Hunt
Date: November 15, 2013 (Friday)
Room: KB 1-11, Knowles Building, HKU
Title: Conversion and Utilization of Solar Energy to Clean Fuels and Energy
Speaker: Prof. Zhigang Zou
Date: 15 November 2013 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Formation Control of System of Mobile Robots
Speaker: Prof. Krzysztof Kozłowski
Date: 8 November, 2013 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Automating digital microfluidics - Towards high throughput screening
Speaker: Dr. Steve Chao Shih
Date: 31 October, 2013 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Careers in the Environmental Profession and Member Benefits of the A&WMA
Speaker: Sara J. Head, QEP
Date: October 17, 2013 (Thursday)
Room: Centennial Campus, CPD-2.14
Title: Multi-functional Centrifugal Microfluidic Discs for Bio-detection Applications
Speaker: Dr. Qiulan Chen
Date: 19 September, 2013 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Linear-After-The-Exponential (LATE) PCR and its uses in molecular analysis for disease diagnostics
Speaker: Dr. Yanwei Jia
Date: 2 August, 2013 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Ultra-high temperature carbide-tungsten composites for aerospace application: microstructure, properties and modeling
Speaker: Dr. Guiming SONG
Date: 24 July 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-31, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: THE DYNAMICS OF INHOMOGENEITY IN METALLIC SOLIDS AND BIOLOGICAL SYSTEMS
Speaker: Dr. Yinfeng Li
Date: 18 July 2013 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: IMAGING AND NANOFABRICATION WITH THE HELIUM ION MICROSCOPE
Speaker: Dr. Paul F.A. Alkemade
Date: 8 July 2013 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: APPLICATIONS OF MESOPOROUS MATERIALS IN ENERGY
Speaker: Prof. Shih-Yuan Lu
Date: 3 July 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: THERMAL TRANSPORT IN NANOSTRUCTURED THERMOELECTRIC MATERIALS
Speaker: Dr. Dongyan Xu
Date: 20 June 2013 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Data Rate Theorem for Stabilization of Networked Linear Systems
Speaker: Dr. Keyou YOU
Date: 20 June 2013 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: DISTRIBUTED AVERAGE TRACKING IN MULTI-AGENT SYSTEMS
Speaker: Dr. Fei Chen
Date: 10 June 2013 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Innovation at BASF: Advanced Materials & Systems on Innovation Campus in Shanghai
Speaker: Dr. Sebastien Garnier
Date: 6 June 2013 (Thursday)
Room: Room 214, Podium Level, Centennial Campus, HKU
Title: HKU Forum 2013 - Indoor Air Quality and its Control
Speaker: Professor Tunga SALTHAMMER, Professor Hazim B. AWBI
Date: 5 June 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, The University of
Title: TIME DELAY SYSTEMS STABILITY, CONTROL AND APPLICATIONS: OVERTURE TO A 30-YR JOURNEY
Speaker: Prof. Nejat Olgac
Date: Date: 13 May 2013 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Synthesis, Characterization and 2D Engineering of Atomic Layers
Speaker: Dr. Jun Lou
Date: 6 May 2013 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Train Suspension with Inerter
Speaker: Mr Carlos Ma
Date: 6 May 2013 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: The Current Status of Proteomics Technologies and the Human Proteome Project
Speaker: Dr.Henry H. N. Lam
Date: 26 April, 2013 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Interfacial Layers and Waves at High Reynolds Number
Speaker: Professor Lord Julian Hunt
Date: April 25, 2013 (Thursday)
Room: KB223, Knowles Building, HKU
Title: Why and how to match demand and supply in the future smart grid?
Speaker: Mr Jingwei Zhu
Date: 24 April 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT OF MAGNETIC LAB-ON-A-CHIP SYSTEMS AND MASSIVELY PARALLEL BIOMOLECULAR TWEEZERS
Speaker: Dr. Zhengchun Peng
Date: 12 April 2013 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: OVERVIEW OF SENIOR DESIGN PROJECT COURSE AT SJSU
Speaker: Prof. Raymond Yee
Date: 26 March 2013 (Tuesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: ME PROGRAM OUTCOME-BASED ASSESSMENT EXPERIENCE FOR ABET ACCREDITATION
Speaker: Prof. Raymond Yee
Date: 25 March 2013 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Analytical and Critical Mind and Skillful Writing for Reviewing Journal Submissions
Speaker: Prof Min Wang is a very experienced reviewer and editor and he was approach by Elsevier to offer a workshop for potential journal reviewers. Details are given below
Date: 20 March 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: e-Learning Lab, Room G-02, ground floor, Main Libr
Title: Propulsion at Low Reynolds Number via Elasticity
Speaker: On Shun PAK
Date: 20 March 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Toward Autonomous Navigation of Micro Aerial Vehicle in Cluttered Environments
Speaker: Dr. Jizhong Xiao
Date: 01 February 2013 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: International Workshop on Isolation Room Design for Controlling Aerosol Infection – An Engineering Perspective
Speaker:
Date: Thursday 31 January 2013
Room: Room 737, Haking Wong Building, The University of
Title: ATOMISTIC MECHANISMS OF (FORWARD) OSMOSIS
Speaker: Dr. Zhiping Xu Department of Engineering Mechanics and Center for Nano and Micro Mechanics Tsinghua University, China
Date: 25 January 2013 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-31, 7/F., Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: ACOUSTIC CHARACTERISATION OF THE HYDRAULIC FLOWS AND BOUNDARY CONDITIONS IN OPEN CHANNELS
Speaker: Professor Kirill Horoshenkov University of Bradford U.K.
Date: 21 January 2013 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: INFLUENCE OF THE RESIDUAL SURFACE STRESS ON EFFECTIVE PROPERTIES OF THERMOELASTIC NANOCOMPOSITES
Speaker: Professor Zhuping Huang
Date: 16 January 2013 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Multiphysics Modelling of Smart Hydrogels in BioMEMS
Speaker: Dr. LI Hua
Date: 4 January 2013 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: GRAVITY CURRENTS AS A TEST CASE: DO SIMPLE MODELS PRODUCE GOOD PHYSICAL INSIGHTS, OR DO GOOD INSIGHTS GENERATE POWERFUL MODELS?
Speaker: Prof. Marius Ungarish
Date: 19 December 2012 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: CONDUCTIVE MATERIALS FOR FLEXIBLE AND WEARABLE ELECTRONICS
Speaker: Dr. Zijian Zheng
Date: 30 November 2012 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: MULTISCALE FINITE ELEMENT MODELING OF FAILURE PROCESS OF COMPOSITE LAMINATES
Speaker: Dr. Yixia Zhang
Date: 28 November 2012 (Wednesday)
Room: HW7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: GREEN ARCHITECTURE AND BUILDING ENERGY EFFICIENCY 绿色建筑和建筑节能
Speaker: Professor Liu Jiaping 刘加平院士
Date: 26 November 2012 (Monday)
Room: HW7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: INNOVATIVE SOUND TECHNOLOGY IN A NUTSHELL
Speaker: Prof. Mingsian Bai
Date: 23 November 2012 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: Mesoscale Meteorology: Models and Concepts of Characteristic Flows
Speaker: Professor Lord Julian Hunt
Date: 22 November 2012 (Thursday)
Room: CPD-LG.08, LG/F., Central Podium Levels, Centennia
Title: DIGITAL MICROFLUIDICS FOR CELL CULTURE AND IMMUNOASSAY
Speaker: Mr. Irwin Adam Eydelnant & Mr. Alphonsus Ng
Date: 14 November 2012 (Wednesday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: COMPLEX ANALYSIS IN LOW REYNOLDS NUMBER HYDRODYNAMICS
Speaker: Prof. Darren Crowdy
Date: 25 October 2012 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: INTRINSIC AND EXTRINSIC SIZE-EFFECTS IN METALLIC SYSTEMS
Speaker: Prof. Jeff Th.M. De Hosson
Date: 25 October 2012 (Thursday)
Room: Room 3-29, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: CELLULOSE NANOFIBRES AND COMPOSITE INTERFACES
Speaker: Professor Stephen J Eichhorn
Date: August 20, 2012 (Monday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: High-Resolution Modeling of Urban Environment in Singapore using Coupled Weather Research and Forecasting/Urban Canopy Model (WRF/UCM) System
Speaker: Dr. Li Xianxiang
Date: August 18, 2012 (Sat)
Room: HW7-37
Title: Evaluation of Subgrid-scale Models in Large Eddy Simulation of Flow Past a Two-dimensional Block
Speaker: Dr. W.C. Cheng
Date: August 18, 2012 (Sat)
Room: HW7-37
Title: A Composite Model for Nanocrystalline Materials
Speaker: Professor George J. Weng
Date: 15 August 2012
Room: Room 7-37 Haking Wong Building
Title: Limit of the Accuracy of Parameter Estimation for Moving Single Molecules Imaged by Fluorescence Microscopy
Speaker: Professor Zhiping Lin
Date: 10 August 2012 (Friday)
Room: Room 7-17, Haking Wong Building
Title: ELECTRODE MATERIALS DESIGN AND SYNTHESIS FOR ENERGY STORAGE AND CONVERSION SYSTEMS
Speaker: Prof. Chi-Chang Hu
Date: 26 July 2012 (Thursday)
Room: Room 7-37, Haking Wong Building, HKU
Title: The Second International Symposium on Surface and Interface of Biomaterials (ISSIB-II)
Speaker: Refer to Web link.
Date: 2010-01-04 to 2010-01-06
Room: Refer to Web link.

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