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

2019

Date Seminars and Talks Remarks
14 - 15 Aug 2019

2019 NBER-NSF Time Series Conference
Venue: LT6, Yasumoto International Academic Park (YIA), CUHK

(Jointly hosted by Department of Statistics, The National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) & National Science Foundation (NSF))

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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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3 May 2019

[Faculty Distinguished Lecture Series] Cleavage and Formation of Carbon-Carbon Bonds at Transition Metal Centers: Elucidating Factors that Control Selectivity
By Prof. William D. Jones (Charles F. HoughtoPostern Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Rochester, USA)

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

Poster 
3 May 2019

Spatiotemporal Changes in Precipitation Extremes over Canada and Their Teleconnections to Large-Scale Climate Patterns
By Prof. Thian Yew GAN (Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta, Canada)

Time: 11:00 a.m. 
Venue: Conference Room, 3/F, Mong Man Wai Building, CUHK

Poster
25 Apr 2019

Topological Superconductor and Quantum Spin Liquid Study via Exactly Solvable Models
By Dr. Jianjian MIAO (Kavli Institute for Theoretical Sciences, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Room G25, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster 
18 Apr 2019

Impacts of Biostatistics on Advancing Human Health in the 20th Century: My Personal View
By Prof. LIANG Kung-Yee (President, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: Room G18, Basic Medical Sciences Building, CUHK

Poster
18 Apr 2019

Dynamics of protein sorting zones on the trans-Golgi network (TGN) revealed by super-resolution confocal live imaging microscopy (SCLIM) in plant
By Prof. Tomohiro Uemura (Graduate School of Humanities and Sciences Ochanomizu University, Japan)

Time: 12:30 p.m.
Venue: Room G18, Basic Medical Sciences Building, CUHK
Poster
18 Apr 2019

Quantum Dynamics between Two Heteronuclear Single Atoms Trapped In an Optical Tweezers
By Dr. Xiaodong HE (Wuhan Institute of Physics and Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Venue: Room G25, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
18 Apr 2019

Mini-Symposium on Biomaterials for Cellular and Biomedical Applications - Disease Modeling and Drug Screening with Tissue-Engineered Blood Vessels
By Prof. Kam W. LEONG (Samuel Y. SHENG Professor of Biomedical Engineering , Professor of Systems Biology Columbia University, USA)

Time: 9:30 a.m.
Venue: LT2, Yasumoto International Academic Park (YIA), CUHK

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17 Apr 2019

[Faculty Distinguished Lecture Series] Future Prospects of Biomaterials and Nanomedicine
By Prof. Kam W. LEONG (Samuel Y. SHENG Professor of Biomedical Engineering , Professor of Systems Biology Columbia University, USA)

Time: 11:30 a.m.
Venue: L1, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster 
16 Apr 2019

Machine Learning the Universe: Opening the Pandora Box
By Dr. Shirley HO (Flatiron Institute/Princeton University, USA)

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.
Venue: Room G25, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
16 Apr 2019

Dissecting pathogenesis of CNS-parasites by Cryo-electron tomography (Cryo-ET)
By Dr. Stella SUN (Department of Bioengineering, Stanford University, USA)

Time : 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Venue: L2, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
15 Apr 2019

A new paradigm for Environmental Sciences?
By Prof. Alberto Arribas (Head of Met Office Informatics Lab, UK)

Time: 2:00 p.m. 
Venue: Conference Room, 3/F, Mong Man Wai Building, CUHK

Poster
12 Apr 2019

Can We Send Relativistic-Speed Nanocrafts To Nearby Exoplanets? Challenges and Solutions
By Dr. Thiem HOANG (Center for Theoretical Astronomy, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute, Korea)

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

Poster
12 Apr 2019

Genetic Regulation of Mammalian Sex Development
By Prof. Richard Behringer (Ben F. Love Chair for Cancer Research, Department of Genetics, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA)

Time: 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Room 297, Science Centre, CUHK

(Jointly hosted by Natural Sciences Programme, School of Life Sciences & Centre for Cell & Developmental Biology)

Poster
11 Apr 2019

CMB Polarization Foregrounds for Primordial Gravitational Wave Detection
By Dr. Thiem HOANG (Center for Theoretical Astronomy, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute, Korea)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: Room G25, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
11 Apr 2019

Immiscibility-driven Folding of Synthetic Polymers – Accessing sub-10 nm scale microphase separation
By Prof. S. Ramakrishnan (Department of Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore)

Time: 2:30 p.m.
Venue: Room C5, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster
11 Apr 2019

Ubiquitin signaling in Immunity and Vesicle Trafficking
By Prof. Dr. Marco TRUJILLO (Institute of Biology, University of Freiburg, Germany)

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

 Poster
10 Apr 2019

Statistical Methods for Selecting Best Treatment with High-Dimensional Data
By Prof. ZHOU Xiao-Hua (Department of Biostatistics, Peking University, China)

Time: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Venue: LT7, Lee Shau Kee Building (LSK), CUHK

Poster
8 Apr 2019

Modeling of Atmospheric Chemistry: Past Achievements and Future Directions
By Prof. Dr. Guy Brasseur (Max Planck Institute for Meteorology (Germany), and National Center for Atmospheric Research (USA))

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

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4 Apr 2019

Tracers Show Large-Scale Connectivity Across Landscapes: A Case Study of Watershed Development and Sediment Erosion Impacting Downstream Coastal Fisheries at Brisbane, Australia
By Prof. Brain Fry (Emeritus Professor, Griffith School of Environment, Australian Rivers Institute, Australia)

Time : 11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Venue: Room 703, Mong Man Wai Building, CUHK

Poster
3 Apr 2019

New Frontier in Healthcare - Gas Sensor Technology and Clinical Applications

Time: 8:15 a.m. - 12:10 p.m.
Venue: L5, Science Centre, CUHK

 Poster
2 Apr 2019

Zero-Inflated Generalized Dirichlet Multinomial (ZIGDM) Regression Model for Microbiome Compositional Data
By Dr. Zhengzheng TANG (Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA)

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

Poster
30 Mar 2019

The 5th Yen Kwo Yung Lecture in Life Sciences - Why You Should Embrace GMOs
By Sir Richard J Roberts (1993 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine)

Time : 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

(Jointly hosted by New Asia College, School of Life Sciences & Hong Kong Science Museum)

Poster 
29 Mar 2019

Cluster Connectivity in Metallic Glass
By Prof. WANG Xun-Li (Department of Physics, City University of Hong Kong)

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

Poster
29 Mar 2019

[Faculty Distinguished Lecture Series] Statistics: Genesis of Machine Learning and AI
By Prof. Jianqing FAN (Department of Operations Research and Financial, Engineering, Princeton University, USA)

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

Poster
29 Mar 2019

The 5th Yen Kwo Yung Lecture in Life Sciences - Why I Love Bacteria
By Sir Richard J Roberts (1993 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine)

Time : 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Venue: Sir Run Run Shaw Hall, CUHK

(Jointly hosted by New Asia College & School of Life Sciences)

Poster 
28 Mar 2019

The 5th Yen Kwo Yung Lecture in Life Sciences - Exploring Bacterial Methylomes
By Sir Richard J Roberts (1993 Nobel Laureate in Physiology or Medicine)

Time : 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Venue: L1, Science Centre, CUHK

(Jointly hosted by New Asia College & School of Life Sciences)
Poster 
28 Mar 2019

The perfect marriage of bioelectronics and biomaterials via advanced manufacturing
By Prof. Tiger H. TAO (State Key Laboratory of Transducer Technology, Shanghai Institute of Microsystem and Information Technology, CAS)

Time: 2:30 p.m.
Venue: Room C4, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster
28 Mar 2019

Joint Geometric Analysis Seminar - Stability on two types of partitioning problems
By Prof. XIA Chao (Xiamen University, China)

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)

Poster
27 Mar 2019 The 8th Lecture Series by Academia Sinica (AS) Academicians


Talk 1: New Horizon in Enzymology from Cryo-EM and X-ray Free-electron Laser (XFEL)
By Prof. TSAI Ming-Daw (Division of Life Sciences of AS)
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Venue: LT1, 7/F, Mong Man Wai Building, CUHK

Talk 2: Metal-Catalyzed C-H Functionalization for the Direct Synthesis of Pyridinium-Type Compounds and Their Application
By Prof. CHENG Chien-Hong (Division of Mathematics and Physical Sciences of AS)
Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Venue: L1, Science Centre, CUHK

(Jointly hosted by Office of Academic Links (China), School of Life Sciences & Department of Chemistry)

 Poster
27 Mar 2019

Joint Geometric Analysis Seminar - The isoperimetric inequality for minimal surfaces in a Riemannian manifold (Part II)
By Prof. Jaigyoung CHOE (Korea Institute for Advanced Study)

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)

Poster 
26 Mar 2019

Multiplier Processes in Statistics: A New Multiplier Inequality and Implications
By Prof. Jon A. WELLNER (Department of Statistics and Biostatistics, University of Washington, USA)

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

Poster
25 Mar 2019

[Faculty Distinguished Lecture Series] Nucleophilic Substitution Reactions: A Radical Alternative to SN1 and SN2 Reactions
By Prof. Gregory C. FU (Norman Chandler Professor of Chemistry, Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, USA)

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

Poster
22 Mar 2019

A convergent evolving finite element algorithm for mean curvature flow of closed surfaces
By Prof. LI Buyang (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

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

Poster
22 Mar 2019

Metal-Catalyzed C–F Bond Activation via Fluorine Elimination
By Prof. Junji Ichikawa (Department of Chemistry, University of Tsukuba, Japan)

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

Poster
22 Mar 2019

Coherence Control of Complex Lasers
By Prof. CAO Hui (Department of Applied Physics, Yale University, USA)

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

Poster
22 Mar 2019

Analysis of a Mixed discontinuous Galerkin method for incompressible magnetohydrodynamics
By Prof. QIU Weifeng (City University of Hong Kong)

Time : 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Venue: Room 219, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK

Poster
22 Mar 2019

Improved Skill in Asian Monsoon Seasonal Forecasts Derived from Multi-satellite Snow Data Assimilation in Ungauged Eurasia
By Prof. YANG Zong-Liang (Director, CIESS and Jackson Chair in Earth System Sciences, Department of Geological Sciences, Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin, USA)

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

Poster
22 Mar 2019

Analysis of the roles of CSLD proteins during polarized plant cell wall
By Prof. Erik NIELSEN (Department of Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology, University of Michigan, USA)

Time : 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Venue: Room 297, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
21 Mar 2019

Joint Geometric Analysis Seminar - On positive solutions of semi-linear elliptic inequalities on Riemannian manifolds
By Prof. Alexander Grigor'yan (Bielefeld University, Germany)

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)

Poster
19 Mar 2019

An Overview of Neutrino Oscillations with the T2K Experiment
By Dr. TSUI Ka Ming (Department of Physics, University of Liverpool, UK)

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Venue: Room G25, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
19 Mar 2019

Bayesian Estimation of Sparse Spiked Covariance Matrices in High Dimensions
Dr. Yanxun XU (Department of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Johns Hopkins University, USA)

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

Poster
18 Mar 2019

A Nanoengineer’s View of Membrane Curvature in Cell Biology
By Prof. ZHAO Wenting (School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)

Time : 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Venue: Room 297, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster
18 Mar 2019

Molecular condensation--mediated actin assembly through IDR
By Prof. MIAO Yansong (School of Biological Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Venue: Room 297, Science Centre, CUHK

 Poster
15 Mar 2019

Visible Light Photocatalysis: Basic concepts, recent advances and future perspectives
By Prof. Burkhard König (Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy, University of Regensburg, Germany)

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

Poster
13 Mar 2019

Joint Geometric Analysis Seminar - The isoperimetric inequality for minimal surfaces in R³ (Part III)
By Prof. Jaigyoung Choe (Korea Institute for Advanced Study)

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)

Poster
12 Mar 2019

Large Scale Inference for Chi-squared Data
By Prof. Inchi HU (Department of Information Systems, Business Statistics and Operations Management, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)

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

Poster
8 Mar 2019 Talk 1: Carbohydrate Block Copolymer Self-Assemblies: Nanoparticles and Highly Nanostructured Thin Films 
By Prof. Redouane Borsali (University Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, France)

Talk 2: Biomaterials based on carbon nanotubes and polymers for the design of electrochemical biosensors and enzymatic fuel cells
By Prof. Serge Cosnier (University Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, France)

Time: 2:00 p.m.
Venue: LT2, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK
Poster 
8 Mar 2019

Low Rank Tensor Methods in High Dimensional Data Analysis
By Prof. Ming YUAN (Department of Statistics, Columbia University, USA)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Venue: Swire Hall 1, Fung King Hey Building, CUHK

Poster
7 Mar 2019

Employing Self-Assembly For Biomedical Imaging Applications
By Prof. LIANG Gaolin (Department of Chemistry, University of Science and Technology of China)

Time: 11:00 a.m.
Venue: Room 158, Science Centre, CUHK

Poster 
4 Mar 2019

Birational geometry of Kaehler 3-folds
By Prof. OU Wenhao (University of California, Los Angeles, USA)

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

Poster 
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

Poster
22 Feb 2019

Exploiting Optical and Thermophoretic Forces on Plasmonic Particles
By Prof. Dr. Jochen FELDMANN (Department für Physik und CeNS, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany)

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

Poster
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)

Poster 
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

Poster
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

Poster
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

Poster 
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)

Poster
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

Poster
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)
Poster 
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

 Poster
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

Poster
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

Poster
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

Poster