Faculty of Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - How Nobel Prizes Are Won

How Nobel Prizes Are Won

The “Popular Science Special Lecture Series: How Nobel Prizes Are Won” originally scheduled for 30 November 2019 has been cancelled.

EVENT CANCELLED

 

The Faculty of Science of the Chinese University of Hong Kong has been dedicated to promoting science to the general public, especially to young people.  In addition to our annual Popular Science Talks, where our faculty members give talks on cutting-edge topics of science, we are pleased to hold a special Popular Science Lecture Series every year on research that has garnered scientists recent Nobel Prizes in Chemistry, in Physics, and in Physiology or Medicine.  By explaining the science behind world-class scientific research, we hope to bring to life the sense of excitement and participation in the progress of science to senior secondary students and the general public.

This year, the Popular Science Special Lecture Series: How Nobel Prizes Are Won will be held on 30 November 2019 (Saturday). To participate, please register through the on-line registration platform on or before 26 November 2019 (Tuesday).   

poster 2019  

Date 30 November 2019 (Saturday)
Time 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Venue LT1, Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK
Register Online Registration
Enquiries 3943 5523 / 3943 1993 / sfo@cuhk.edu.hk

 

Lecture Series Topics:  

First Talk

Oxygen Sensing wins Nobel
(Science behind the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019)

Prof. WONG Wing Tak Jack

School of Life Sciences

Second Talk

After the Big Bang
(Science behind the Nobel Prize in Physics 2019)

Prof. CHU Ming Chung 

Department of Physics