Faculty of Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - 2019

2019

Date Seminars and Talks Remarks
28 Jul -
1 Aug 2019
XXXI IUPAP Conference on Computational Physics (CCP2019)

Venue: Cheng Yu Tung Building, CUHK

(Jointly Hosted by International Union of Pure and Applied Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Baptist University, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, The University of Hong Kong & Physical Society of Hong Kong)

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26 - 30 May 2019 The Crustacean Society Mid-Year Meeting 2019

Venue: Cheng Yu Tung Building, CUHK

(Jointly Hosted by School of Life Sciences & The Crustacean Society)

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28 Feb 2019 Motility of Uni-Flagellated Bacteria
By Prof. Jay X. TANG (Department of Physics Physics and School of Engineering, Brown University, USA)

Time: 10:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.
Venue: Room G26, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
27 Feb 2019 A Gravitational Wave Measurement of the Hubble Constant Following the Second Observing Run of Advanced LIGO-Virgo
By Mr. Ignacio MAGANA HERNANDEZ (The College of Letters & Science - Physics, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, US)

Time: 2:30 p.m. -3:30 p.m.
Venue: Room 311, Science Centre, CUHK

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20 Feb 2019 Joint Geometric Analysis Seminar - Characterizations of the plane and the catenoid as capillary surfaces
By Dr. Eungbeom Yeon (Seoul National University, South Korea)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Venue: Room 502A, Academic Building No.1, CUHK

(Jointly organized with The Institute of Mathematical Sciences IMS)

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20 Feb 2019 A multiscale finite element method for the Schrödinger equation with multiscale potentials
By Mr. MA Dingjiong (The University of Hong Kong)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Venue: Room 219, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster
19 Feb 2019 Improving Attribute Classification Accuracy in High-dimensional Data: A Four-step Latent Regression Approach
By Prof. Jimmy, DE LA TORRE (Division of Learning, Development and Diversity, University of Hong Kong)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

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19 Feb 2019 Holomorphic quadratic differentials on graphs
By Prof. Wayne Wai Yeung LAM (Brown University, USA)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Venue: Room 222, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

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18 Feb 2019 Replica Symmetry Breaking for mean field spin glass models
By Prof. ZENG Qiang (City University of New York, USA)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Venue: Room 219, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

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15 Feb 2019 Multiscale Simulation for Fluid Dynamics – Boundary Layer Correction
By Prof. Bjorn Engquist (The University of Texas at Austin)

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Venue: Room C3, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

(Jointly organized with The Institute of Mathematical Sciences IMS)

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15 Feb 2019 Two-Dimensional Materials for Spintronics - A Computational Materials Science Perspective
By Prof. Dr. Peter KRATZER (Faculty of Physics, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

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14 Feb 2019 Hong Kong Probability Seminar - Wandering around the Asymptotic Theory
By Prof. SHAO Qi Man (Department Statistics, CUHK)

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: LT2, Yasumoto International Academic Park (YIA), CUHK

(Jointly Hosted by City Univeristy of Hong Kong, The Chinese Univeristy of Hong Kong, The University of Hong Kong & Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
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1 Feb 2019 Quantum Computing for the Near Future
By Prof. YUNG Man Hong (Department of Physics, Southern University of Science and Technology, China)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster 
30 Jan 2019 Quantitative multiple pointwise ergodic theorem
By Prof. SHI Ronggang (Fudan University, China)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Room 219, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

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30 Jan 2019 Asymptotic behaviors of generalized Thue-More Trigonometric Polynomials
By Prof. SHEN Weixiao (Fudan University, China)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m..
Venue: Room 219, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster 
30 Jan 2019 Uniform Functional Microparticles Tailored by Micro-Fluidic Spray Granulation Technology
By Prof. WU Duo (College of Chemistry, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Soochow University, China)

Time: 2:30 p.m. 
Venue: Room 158, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
30 Jan 2019 Re-balancing TGF-beta Signaling in Pulmonary Hypertension
By Dr. YUNG Lai Ming (Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, USA)

Time: 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Venue: L5, Science Centre, CUHK

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29 Jan 2019 The Mathieu Differential Equation and Generalizations to Infinite Fractafolds - Shiping Cao, Anthony Coniglio, Xueyan Niu, Richard Rand, Robert Strichartz
By Miss NIU Xueyan (The University of Hong Kong)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Venue: Room 222, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

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28 Jan 2019 From Martingale Optimal Transport to McKean-Vlasov Control Problems
By Prof. TAN Xiaolu (University of Paris-Dauphine, France)

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Venue: Room 219, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster 
25 Jan 2019 Where Do Our Materials Come From, and Where Do They Go?
By Prof. Bradley D. Olsen (Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)

Time: 4:30 p.m.
Venue: L1, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster 
25 Jan 2019 Polymer Solar Cells: Efficiency, Stability and Applications
By Prof. YIP Hin Lap (State Key Laboratory of Luminescent Materials and Devices, South China University of Technology, China)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
24 Jan 2019 Non-covalent Interactions in Enantioselectve C–H Transformations
By Prof. Masaya Sawamura (Department of Chemistry, Hokkaido University, Japan)

Time: 2:30 p.m.
Venue: Room C2, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster
24 Jan 2019 Cellular precision for cell fate control and surface integrity
By Prof. June M KWAK (Department of New Biology, Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology, Daegu, Korea)

Time: 12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Venue: Room G18, Basic Medical Science Building, CUHK

Poster 
24 Jan 2019 Quantifying Molecular Defects and Relaxations in Polymeric Networks
By Prof. Bradley D. Olsen (Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)

Time: 10:30 a.m.
Venue: LT2, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster 
23 Jan 2019 The 12th Lecture Series by Academicians from the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) 

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Venue: CUHK Campus

The Foundation of Molecular Medicine: A Chemical Biology Approach
By Prof. TAN Weihong (Division of Chemistry, CAS)

Chemical Biology of Metals and Metallodrugs
By Prof. GUO Zijian (Division of Chemistry, CAS)

水稻細胞質雄性不育的分子機制和起源進化
By Prof. LIU Yaoguang (Division of Life Sciences and Medical Sciences, CAS)

Insight into cold sensing and its potential in rice breeding
By Prof. CHONG Kang (Division of Life Sciences and Medical Sciences, CAS)

計算電磁學中的數學方法
By Prof. CHEN Zhiming (Division of Mathematics and Physics, CAS)

(Jointly organized with Office of Academic Links (China))

Poster 
22 Jan 2019 Amyloid-Inspired Protein Assembly and Interfacial Materials
By Prof. YANG Peng (School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Shaanxi Normal University, China)

Time: 3:00 p.m.
Venue: L3, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
22 Jan 2019 Non-standard Problems in Statistical Inference: Bartlett Identity, Boundary, Identi ability Issues
By Dr. CHEN Yong (Department of Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, University of Pennsylvania, USA)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
21 Jan 2019 Surface Science Meets Homogeneous Catalysis. Surfaces as Activators and Ligands
By Prof. Tobin J. Marks (Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, USA)

Time: 4:30 p.m. 
Venue: L1, Institute of Chinese Studies, CUHK

Poster
21 Jan 2019 CN Yang Lecture in Physics - Quantum Leap: From Tests of Quantum Foundations to New Quantum Technologies
By Prof. PAN Jianwei (National Lab, for physical Sciences at the Microscale, University of Science and Technology of China, China)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Venue: LT5, Yasumoto International Academic Park (YIA), CUHK

Poster
18 Jan 2019 MCMC with Sequential State Substitutions: Theory and Applications
By Prof. LAI Tze Leung (Department of Statistics, Stanford University, USA)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: LT2, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster 
18 Jan 2019 Featuring Fault Zone Dynamics after A Large Earthquake from Crossing-Fault Vertical Borehole Seismic Array
By Prof. MA Kuo Fong (Earthquake–Disaster & Risk Evaluation and Management Center, Department of Earth Sciences, National Central University, Taiwan)

Time: 11:30 a.m. 
Venue: Conference Room, 3/F, Mong Man Wai Building, CUHK

Poster
17 Jan 2019 Faculty Distinguished Lecture Series: Physics beyond Ohm’s Law
By Prof. XUE Qikun (Professor and Vice President for Research of Tsinghua University, President of Beijing Academy of Quantum Information Sciences, Member of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Venue: LT1, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster
15 Jan 2019 Modeling Maxima with Autoregressive Conditional Frechet Model
By Prof. ZHAO Zifeng (Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame, USA)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
11 Jan 2019 Unconventional Superconductivity and Hidden Quantum Critical Point in Al-Doped CrAs
By Prof. Tuson PARK (Department of Physics & Center for Quantum materials and Superconductivity, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster 
11 Jan 2019 Modulators of the Arabidopsis thaliana Innate Immunity Response
By Prof. Laurent Zimmerli (Professor and Principal Investigator, Institute of Plant Biology, Department of Life Science, The National Taiwan University, Taiwan)

Time: 12:00 noon
Venue: Room 297, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
10 Jan 2019 One-point Function Estimates and Natural Parametrization for Loop-erased Random Walk in Three Dimensions
By Dr. LI Xinyi (Department of Mathematics, The University of Chicago, USA)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Venue: LT2, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster
9 Jan 2019 Hanessing extracellular vesicles from red blood cells for a novel RNA drug delivery platform
By Prof. LE Minh (Department of Biomedical Sciences, City University of Hong Kong)

Time: 10:30 a.m.
Venue: L5, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
8 Jan 2019 Phosphatriazenes: Versatile Ligands for Bio-active Molecules Modification via Sustainable Palladium Catalysis
By Prof. Anant Ramakant Kapdi (Department of Chemistry, Institute of Chemical Technology, India)

Time: 2:30 p.m. 
Venue: L3, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
8 Jan 2019 A Parsimonious Personalized Dose Finding Model via Dimension Reduction
By Dr. ZHU Ruoqing (Department of Statistics, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
4 Jan 2019 Observation of Broad High-Partial-Wave Feshbach Resonances in Ultracold 85Rb−87Rb Mixtures
By Ms CUI Yue (Department of Physics, Tsinghua University, China)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Venue: Room G25, Science Centre, CUHK

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