25 FEB 2016
I am pleased to share with you the good news that Mr LIU Jiacheng, a CS undergraduate student, won the Gold Award in the JOS Innovative IT Project Awards 2015-2016, along with four other CityU students from EE Department, ACE Department and SS Department, for their project titled "QNO - A Mobile Solution to Queuing Problems". The achievement is apparent evidence of fruitful collaboration among students from multi-disciplines embedded in the Discovery-enriched Curriculum (DEC). The Gold winning team received a prize award of HK$30,000 for using advanced IT technologies to provide a time saving solution for restaurant queuing problems.
25 NOV 2015
I am pleased to share with you the good news that Mr Ji Houling, a CS PhD student, together with their supervisors Dr Victor C.S. Lee and Dr Chi-Yin Chow, received the Best Paper Award for their co-authored paper titled "Coding-based Cooperative Caching in Data Broadcast Environments" in the 15th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing (ICA3PP 2015), held in Zhangjiajie, China on 18-20 November, 2015.
19 NOV 2015
It is a pleasure for me to share with you the good news that Dr Henry Xu received the Best Paper Award for his paper titled "Minimizing Transient Congestion during Network Update in Data Centers" in the 23rd IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP) held in San Francisco, United States on 10-13 November 2015.
29 OCT 2015
With much pleasure, I would like to announce the recent achievements made by Mr CHI Fung Cheung Rigsby, a 2015 graduate of BSc (Hons) in Computer Science, under the supervision of Dr Sarana Nutanong.
16 OCT 2015
About 600 scientists, scholars and researchers congregated at the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC2015) held at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) from 9 to 12 October.
07 OCT 2015
US News and World Report has just released its widely followed 2015 ranking of global universities and subjects. Computer science at City University of Hong Kong is ranked 16th globally; this is not just the highest ranking achieved to date but is also indicative of a continual rising trend. The ranking is based on academic reputation and research in the field, with strong emphasis on research publications and citations.
08 SEP 2015
ACM Special Interest Group on Multimedia (SIGMM) is pleased to present the 2015 SIGMM Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis Award to Dr. Ting Yao and Honorable Mention recognition to Dr. Britta Meixner.
08 SEP 2015
ACM Special Interest Group on Multimedia (SIGMM) is pleased to present this year's Rising Star Award in multimedia computing, communications and applications to Dr. Yu-Gang Jiang.
04 SEP 2015
With much pleasure, I would like to announce the recent achievements made by Mr Zhou FANG, a 2015 graduate of BSc (Hons) Computer Science, under the supervision of Dr Shuaicheng LI.
02 SEP 2015
I am pleased to share with you the good news that Mr Fuyang LI and Miss Mengying ZHAO, PhD students, together with their supervisor Dr Jason XUE, received the Best Student Paper Award for their co-authored paper titled 'Cooperative Code Positioning and Cache Locking for WCET Minimization' in the 21st IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA 2015).
06 JUL 2015
It is my pleasure to announce the recent achievement of CS students in the 13th Guangdong Collegiate Programming Contest in May 2015. Under the supervision of Dr Minming Li, two teams of CityU students each received the Third Prize in the Contest. One of the winning teams comprised of two BScCS Year-3 students, Mr CHAU Ka Tsun and Mr YUAN Hongning, and a BSCM Year-2 student Miss ZUO Yichen.
09 JUN 2015
It is a pleasure to share with you the good news that Dr Jacky Keung has recently received the高等學校科學研究優秀成果獎-自然科學獎 (二等) awarded by the Ministry of Education of the People Republic of China for his collaborative research project titled “Quality-Driven Methods for Software Evolution Management and Fault Detection”.
02 DEC 2014
Mr Peng WANG, a PhD student, and Dr Henry Xu received the "Best Paper Award" for their co-authored paper titled "Expeditus: Distributed Load Balancing with Global Congestion Information in Data Centre Networks" in the Student Workshop held in conjunction with the 10th International Conference on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies (ACM CoNext 2014).
17 NOV 2014
Over 500 high school students from 94 secondary and international schools competed in the Fifth CityU-CS Robocode Contest, a computer game programming competition organised by the Department of Computer Science at City University of Hong Kong (CityU) in November.
04 NOV 2014
Dr Minming Li worked in collaboration with other researchers abroad and received the Best Paper Award for their paper titled "TSP: Thermal Safe Power - Efficient power budgeting for Many-Core Systems in Dark Silicon" in the International Conference on Hardware/Software Codesign and System Synthesis held on 12-17 October 2014 in New Delhi, India.
22 SEP 2014
Mr Ying CAO, a CS PhD student, has recently received the First Runner-up for his research paper titled "Look Over Here: Attention-Directing Composition of Manga Elements" in the Graduate Student Research Paper Competition 2013-2014 organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter, under the co-supervision of Dr Rynson LAU and Dr Antoni CHAN.
05 SEP 2014
Dr Weizhi MENG, a 2013 PhD graduate, received the HKIE Outstanding Paper Award for Young Engineers/Researchers 2014 for his paper titled "Enhancing the Performance of Signature-based Network Intrusion Detection Systems: An Engineering Approach" under the supervision of Dr L F KWOK. The award paper will be published in the special issue of the HKIE Transactions in December 2014.
05 SEP 2014
Mr To TSUI, a 2014 graduate of BSc (Hons) in Computer Science, won the Merit Award for his project titled "RegressionMaple: Regression Coverage of Concurrency Testing for Validation of Bug-Fixed Multithreaded Programs" in the 11th Final Year Project (FYP) Competition, organized by the IEEE (HK) Computational Intelligence Chapter. Supervised by Dr Ricky CHAN, Mr Tsui formulated a novel and practical framework to dynamically check whether a concurrency bug discovered in one version of a muddleheaded program may not be completed fixed in another version of the same program.
30 JUL 2014
CS students achieved good results in the "2014 Intel Cup Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest - Embedded System Design Invitational Contest" held in Shanghai in July. Under the supervision of Dr Chee Wei TAN, the two teams comprising three CS Year-2 students, Mr WONG Kai Hei, Miss NG Ming Wai and Mr TANG Xiaoting, together with three EE students, both received the Third Prize in the Contest.