Prizes and Awards

College of Business

Department of Accountancy
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
WANG Ke PhD The ACCA Hong Kong Top Affiliate ACCA Hong Kong
Department of Information Systems
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
KANG Lele PhD Best Paper Award in the 1st International Conference on HCI in Business HCI International 2014 Conference
SONG Long PhD PACIS 2014 Best Paper Award for the paper "Discriminative Topic Mining for Social Spam Detection" PACIS 2014 Committee
Department of Management Sciences
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
FANG Yaner PhD Best Student Paper Award The 10th IEEE International Conference on Service Systems and Service Management (ICSSSM)
Department of Marketing
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
CENTENO Dave D. PhD International Publication Award for 'Gender Representation in Philippine Advertisements' in Sex Roles Journal University of the Philippines - Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs
CENTENO Dave D. PhD International Publication Award for 'Gender Representation in Philippine Advertisements' in Sex Roles Journal University of the Philippines - Virata School of Business
 

College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Department of Asian and International Studies
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
KARAS Ewelina PhD

Lisa Stewart Memorial Postgraduate Scholarship 2013

Hong Kong Association of University Women (HKAUW)
KHAN Sajjad Ali PhD Partial Support for PhD Studies Abroad Higher Education Commission Pakistan

SUN Chenguang

PhD Young Scientist Award International Conference of Tourism 2014 (ICOT2014)
SUN Chenguang PhD Best Paper Award The 7th Conference on Urbanology Studies
Department of Chinese and History
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
EL-SAYED Gouda Ibrahim Hashish PhD

Guest Poet at the Poetry Recital 'Enchanting English Poems'.

The Hong Kong Public Libraries and the Kubrick Poetry.

EL-SAYED Gouda Ibrahim Hashish

PhD Publication grant to publish my second novel 'Closed Gate'. Hong Kong Arts Development Council
EL-SAYED Gouda Ibrahim Hashish PhD Honorary Award for my poem الليل "Shenye de huoche 深夜的火车" (Night Train). Shijie huawen shibao 世界华文诗报
EL-SAYED Gouda Ibrahim Hashish PhD "wei tudi he shengming er xieshi 为土地和生命而写作》——吉狄马加演讲集" (In the Name of Land and Life ---Selected Speeches of Jidi Majia) Foreign Language Teaching and Research Publishing Co., Ltd
KUNG Wai Sun PhD One Asia Foundation Scholarship - 2nd Prize One Asia Foundation
Department of Linguistics and Translation
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
WANG Honghua PhD

Graduate Scholar Award

Twentieth International Conference on Learning

WANG Honghua

PhD HKAUW Muses Foundation for Culture and Education Postgraduate Scholarship 2013 Hong Kong Association of University Women
YANG Xiran PhD One Asia Foundation Scholarship - 4th Prize One Asia Foundation
YONG Qian PhD 上海市研究生优秀成果 (Outstanding Research Dissertation Award in Shanghai ) 上海市教委(Shanghai Education Committee)
Department of Media and Communication
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
SCIALPI Valentina PhD Best Paper Award Asia-Pacific Institute of Management, International Summer School on Information and Communication Technology for Democracy
TU Caixie PhD Second place student paper, Stigmatized Presentation of Single Women: A content analysis of news coverage on single women and single men in China Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC) 2014
WANG Zhenzhen PhD Travel grant International Communication Association Annual Conference (ICA) 2014
WANG Zhenzhen PhD Grant for 2014 Sino-Finnish Summer School on Social Media Data Analysis The University of Tampere
Department of Public Policy
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
NIU Xuejiao PhD Excellent Paper Award The school of Management, Lanzhou University
SUN Xiaoyi PhD AXA Postdoc Fellowship AXA Research Fund
 

College of Science and Engineering

Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
WANG Jianliang PhD Champion Award, Student Project Competition 2013, PhD thesis "Influence of human movement on transport of airborne infection particles in hospital environment" Hong Kong Institution of Engineers, Special Safety Committee
YU Jingyu PhD Best Paper Awards The Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors
Department of Biology and Chemistry
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
WENG Xing PhD Outstanding Oral Presentation Award
Title: Molecular characterization of subtropical thraustochytrids in relation to their docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) production
Asia Mycological Association, Mycological Society of China, and State Key Laboratory of Mycology, Institute of Microbioloy Chinese Academy of Sciences
Department of Biomedical Sciences
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
ASTHANA Pallavi PhD Best conference poster and selected for Oral Presentation Joint Scientific Conference of The Hong Kong Society of Neurosciences and The Biophysical Society of Hong Kong
Department of Computer Science
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
ZHENG Liang PhD Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship Nomination Award
(Finalist of Microsoft Research Asia Fellowship)
Microsoft Research Asia
ZHENG Liang PhD IBM Students for a Smarter Planet Award
(One of the team members for the award)
IBM University Research
Department of Electronic Engineering
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
CHUI Kwok Tai PhD First Prize IEEE HK Section Student Paper Contest - Postgraduate
CHUI Kwok Tai PhD Best Paper Award IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics − China
LI Yee Shing Benjamin PhD Best Paper Award IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics − China
LI Yujian PhD Best Student Paper Award National Conference on Antennas 全國天線年會
WANG Zhiguan PhD Lotfi Zadeh Best Paper Award International Conference on Machine Learning and Cybernetics (ICMLC) and International Conference on Wavelet Analysis and Pattern Recognition (ICWAPR)
ZHANG Weiguan PhD Student Award for his key contribution to the theme of Sensors & Transducers The European Frequency and Time Forum
ZHU Haoshen PhD Student Award for his key contribution to the theme of Materials, Resonators & Resonator Circuits The European Frequency and Time Forum
Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
FANG Yuqiang PhD Best Conference Paper Award in "Investigation of NMDA Induced Mechanical Behavior of Neuroblastoma Cells using AFM" The 13th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology
HAO Chonglei PhD Best Paper Award in "Electrowetting on liquid-infused film (EWOLF): a new electrowetting paradigm with enhanced functionalities". The 3rd International Conference on Optofluidics
Department of Physics and Materials Science
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
DONG Guofa PhD Yamamoto International Student Foundation scholarship Graduate School of Engineering, Shizuoka University
LAM Kong Kwan PhD Marie Curie Award Radiation Research Society
Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management
Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
TSANG Ngai Hung PhD Best Paper Award of The 2014 IAENG International Conference on Industrial Engineering Special Session: Human Factors, Ergonomics, and Safety International Association of Engineers
WANG Dong PhD

Outstanding Reviewer Status Award

Journal of Sound and Vibration, Elsevier
ZHANG Mimi PhD Outstanding Paper Award IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management 2013
ZHANG Mimi PhD Best Paper Award 8th World Congress on Engineering Asset Management & 3rd International Conference on Utility Management & Safety 2013
ZHANG Tingru PhD OSH Best Project Award 2013 Occupational Safety and Health Council
ZHANG Tingru PhD Best Paper Award The 1st Asian Conference on Ergonomics and Design 2014
 

School of Creative Media

Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
CARBONI Alessandro PhD

Hong Kong Arts Development Awards 2013, Award for Arts Education (Non-school Division), Kai Tak River Green Corridor Community Education Project

Hong Kong Arts Development Council
CARBONI Alessandro PhD Research Project Grant for "Remapping extreme lands according to my personal geography", Project Gagliano del Capo RAMDOM
CARBONI Alessandro PhD Keynote Speaker and Paper Publication, Performing Urban Complexity, TracceUrbane Conference, as part of Venice Biennale of Architecture, IUAV University, Venice Venice Biennale of Architecture, IUAV University, Venice
SAMSON Audrey PhD

Travel Grant to Media Arts Professionals

Canada Art Council
 

School of Energy and Environment

Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
CHEUNG Ho Nam PhD

Best Student Paper Presentation Award
(Pesent and Future Climate Conditions of Ural Blocking in CMIP5 Models and ITS Implication on the East Asian Winter Climate)

Hong Kong Meteorological Society
 

School of Law

Name Programme External Award / Outstanding Achievement Awarding Body
WANG Wei JSDCJ 《法官职业道德与行为规范概论》评为山东省法学优秀成果一等奖 山东省委政法委、山东省司法厅、山东省法学会
WEI Jinjin JSD The Sixth Nanshan Forum for PhD Candidates from Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan - 3rd Prize (第六屆深港澳臺南山博士生論壇 三等獎) 深圳市南山區科學技術協會,清華大學深圳研究生院,北京大學深圳研究生院,中國科學院深圳先進技術研究院,哈爾濱工業大學深圳研究生院,深圳大學
ZOU Tingqian JSDCJ The paper "on the residence of the legal issues "won the Zhejiang provincial court system of the twenty-third Symposium - 3rd prize The Zhejiang Provincial Higher People's court