6 Nov 2019

Exploring Heterogeneity of Human Skin Cells
Prof. Fiona M. Watt,
Director, Centre for Stem Cells & Regenerative Medicine, King’s College London
Executive Chair, Medical Research Council

6 Nov 2019 (Wednesday)
4 - 5 p.m.
Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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8 October 2019

Fighting Cancer with Nanoparticle Medicines: How Size Can Matter
Speaker :Prof. Mark E Davis
Warren and Katharine Schlinger Professor in Chemical Engineering
California Institute of Technology, USA

8 October 2019 (Tuesday)
10:30 a.m. (with a welcoming reception starting at 10:00 am)
Venue: LT2, Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK

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8 October 2019

Increasing Scholarly Communication in Online Communities
Speaker : Prof. Sarah Mojarad
University of Southern California

8 October 2019 (Tuesday)
2:00 p.m.
Venue: Room 215, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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4 October 2019

TRP channels and embryonic stem cells-derived cardiomyocytes
Speaker : Prof. Faye Tsang,
School of Life Sciences, CUHK

4 Oct 2019 (Friday)
12:30 – 2 p.m. (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)
Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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20 September 2019

Organic-Inorganic Integrated Fluorescent Nanostructures for Biosensing and Imaging
Speaker: Dr. Xuewen He
Department of Chemistry,
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

20 Sep 2019 (Friday)
12:30 – 2 p.m. (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)
Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

Registration: https://cloud.itsc.cuhk.edu.hk/mycuform/view.php?id=359898

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7 September 2019

Nanoplasmonics: Sensing, Imaging, and Applications to Multiscale Molecular Dynamics
Speaker : Prof. Donghyun Kim
School of Electrical Engineering
Yonsei University
Korea

7 September 2019 (Saturday)
10:30 a.m.
Venue: Room 222, Ho Sin-Hang Engineering Building

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6 September 2019

Metal-organic Frameworks (MOFs) for biomedical applications
Speaker : Prof. Sebastian Beyer (Department of Biomedical Engineering)

6 Sep 2019 (Friday)
12:30 – 2 p.m. (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)
Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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29 August 2019

Research in the Faculty of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Waterloo: Potential for collaborations
Speaker : Professor Lili Liu
Dean of Applied Health Sciences
University of Waterloo

29 August 2019 (Thursday)
9:30 a.m.
Venue: Room 513, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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26 August 2019

Engineering cell niches with biomaterials topographies for tissue engineering applications
Speaker : Professor Evelyn Yim
Department of Chemical Engineering
University of Waterloo
Ontario, Canada

26 August 2019 (Monday)
10:30 a.m.
Venue: Room 513, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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12 August 2019

Event: Laureate Workshop on Personalized and Regenerative Medicine
Keynote Lecture: “The Revolution of Personalized Medicine: Are We Going to Cure All Diseases and at What Price?”
Speaker: Prof. Aaron Ciechanover
Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel, and The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shenzhen
(https://www.nobelprize.org/prizes/chemistry/2004/ciechanover/biographical/)

Other Speakers:
Prof. Ziwei Huang
(Presidential Chair Professor and Executive Director, Ciechanover Institute of Precision and Regenerative Medicine, CUHK SZ)
“The Therapeutic Control of Stem Cell Movement and Delivery for Regenerative Medicine”

Prof. Anna Maria Blocki (SBS/iTERM, CUHK)
“Towards Engineering of Extracellular Matrices for Biomedical Applications”

Prof. Hon-Fai Chan (SBS/iTERM, CUHK)
“Microfluidic Platforms for Personalized and Regenerative Medicine”

Prof. Dai Fei Elmer Ker (SBS/iTERM, CUHK)
“Biomaterials and Artificial Intelligence Applications for Musculoskeletal Tissue Engineering”

12 Aug 2019 (Monday)
2 – 3:45 p.m.
Venue: G02, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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5 August 2019

Multimodality molecular imaging: Paving the way for personalized medicine
Speaker : Professor Habib Zaidi
Division of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
Geneva University Hospital Switzerland

5 August 2019 (Monday)
10:00 a.m.
Venue: Room 513, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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1 August 2019

Advances in optical coded-aperture imaging: listening to cellular dynamics and visualizing light-speed phenomena
Speaker : Professor Jinyang LIANG
Laboratory of Applied Computational Imaging (LACI)
Centre Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications
Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS)

1 August 2019 (Thursday)
3:00 p.m.
Venue: Room 513, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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30 July 2019

Kinect-based Rapid Movement Therapy to Improve Balance in Stroke Survivors
Student : Miss JUNATA, Melisa
Supervisor : Prof. Raymond TONG and Prof. Kenneth CHENG

30 July 2019 (Tuesday)
10:00 a.m.
Venue: Room 215, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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24 july 2019

Targeting Tumor Microenvironment for Immunotherapy
Speaker : Professor Leaf Huang
Eshelman School of Pharmacy
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

24 July 2019 (Wednesday)
10:30 a.m.
Venue: L1 Institute of Chin Studies

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Please contact Department of Chemistry for more details.

3 july 2019

Microheating-induced Particle/Cell Manipulation and Nucleic Acid Amplification
Student : Mr. CONG Hengji
Supervisor : Prof. HO Ho Pui Aaron

3 July 2019 (Wednesday)
2:30 pm
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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28 June 2019

14th iTERM Lunchtime Seminar Topic: "Development of advanced fluorescent materials and fluorescence-based techniques for biosensing, biolabeling and bioimaging" & “Characterization and improvement of CRISPR targeting”.
Prof. Sijie Chen (Ming Wai Lau Centre for Reparative Medicine, Karolinska Institutet) &
Prof. Zongli Zheng (Ming Wai Lau Centre for Reparative Medicine, Karolinska Institutet)

28 June 2019 (Friday)
12:30 – 2pm (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)

Venue: 02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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28 June 2019

Polydopamine-Based Plasmonic Nanostructures for Intracellular Applications
Student : Mr. CHOI Chun Kit
Supervisor : Prof. Jonathan CHOI

28 June 2019 (Friday)
10:00 am
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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27 June 2019

Merging Humans and Machines via Soft Materials Technology
Speaker: Prof. ZHAO Xuanhe
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

27 June 2019 (Thursday)
10:00 – 11:30 am
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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20 June 2019

Modulation of Cortico-muscular Coupling Following Electrical Stimulation in Chronic Stroke Subjects
Student : Mr. BAO Shichun
Supervisor : Prof. Raymond TONG

20 June 2019 (Thursday)
9:00 am
Venue: Room 215, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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14 June 2019

13th iTERM Lunchtime Seminar:
"Regulatory T cells regulate cardiovascular regeneration" & “Insulin/insulin receptor signaling in skeletal development, homeostasis and repair"

Prof. Kathy Lui (Department of Chemical Pathology, CUHK)&
Prof. Chao Wan (School of Biomedical Sciences, CUHK)

Date: 14 June 2019 (Friday)
12:30 – 2pm (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)

Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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Online Registration
Grateful if you could urgently confirm your availability by completing the online registration on or before 11 June 2019 (Tuesday).
Should you have any queries, please contact Nicole Wan (nicolewan@cuhk.edu.hk) for additional information or clarifications.

6 June 2019

Precision and Rational Engineering of Bio-inspired Hierarchical Polymeric Networks for Biomedical Engineering Applications
Student : Mr. ZHAO Pengchao
Supervisor : Prof. BIAN Liming

Date: 6 June 2019 (Thursday)
10:00 am
Venue: Room 513, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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28 May 2019

Neuromodulation to restore functions after spinal cord injury
Dr. Monzurul ALAM
Research Fellow
Department of Biomedical Engineering
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Date: 28 May 2019 (Tuesday)
10:00 – 11:30 am
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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24 May 2019

12th iTERM Lunchtime Seminar:
Colloidal Plasmonic Metal Nanocrystals &
Disease Activated Stem/progenitors in Osteoarthritic Joints

Prof. Jianfang Wang (Department of Physics, CUHK) &
Prof. Yangzi Jiang (School of Biomedical Sciences, CUHK)

Date: 24 May 2019 (Friday)
12:30 – 2pm (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)

Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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Online Registration
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Should you have any queries, please contact Nicole Wan (nicolewan@cuhk.edu.hk) for additional information or clarifications.

23 May 2019

Conformationally-dynamic and stimuli-responsive Polymeric Nanomaterials for Multiscale Biomedical Engineering Applications
Student: Mr. CHEN Xiaoyu
Supervisor: Prof. BIAN Liming

Date: 23 May 2019 (Thursday)
4:30 pm
Venue: Room 513, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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16 May 2019

All-electronic Nano-biosensors Based on Graphene Transistors
Dr. Zhaoli GAO
Post-doctoral Researcher
Department of Physics and Astronomy
University of Pennsylvania

Date: 16 May 2019 (Thursday)
10:00 – 11:30 am
Venue: Room 513, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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10 May 2019

11th iTERM Lunchtime Seminar--Extraction and Isolation of Mitochondria from Biological Samples via Microfluidics
Prof. Megan Ho
Department of Biomedical Engineering

Date: 10 May 2019 (Friday)
12:30 – 2pm (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)
Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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2 May 2019

Macrophage modulated cartilage repair by regulating Macrophage
Prof. GE Zigang
Biomedical Engineering Center Peking University
Date: 2 May 2019 (Thursday) 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Venue: Room 513, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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25 April 2019

Quantitative Ultrahigh-resolution Endoscopic Optical Coherence Tomography for Assessing Tissue Histology in vivo
Dr. Wu Yuan
Research Associate

Department of Biomedical Engineering
Johns Hopkins University

Date: 25 April 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Venue: Room 702, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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18 April 2019

Mini-Symposium on Biomaterials for Cellular and Biomedical Applications

Department of Biomedical Engineering
School of Life Sciences
Faculty of Science

Date: 18 April 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 9:30 – 5:00 pm
Venue: LT2, Yasumoto International Academic Park, CUHK

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04 April 2019

Career planning for STEM / Engineering Students
Dr. Pui-Wah CHOI
Ph.D (Biochemistry)
Biomedical Consultant, SillyCube Technology Limited
Founder in Residence, Entrepreneur First

Mr. Lawrence YEUNG
Founder of FANCY HAPPINESS


Date: 4 April 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 10:00 – 11:30 am
Venue: Room 606A, Ho Sin-Hang Engineering Building

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28 Mar 2019

Advance design and fabrication strategies for electrochemical and optical biosensors
Prof. Wing Cheung MAK (Martin)
Associate Professor, Docent
Head of Unit Biosensors and Bioelectronics
Linköping University, Sweden

Date: 28 March 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Venue: Room 702, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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19 Mar 2019

Metal-organic coordination compounds for biomedical applications
Dr. Sebastian Beyer
Date: 19 March 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Venue: Room 215, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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18 Mar 2019

Molecular condensation--mediated actin assembly through IDR
Prof. Yansong MIAO
School of Biological Sciences Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Date: 18 March 2019 (Monday)
Time: 10:00 – 11:00 am
Venue: Room 297, Science Centre South Block

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18 Mar 2019

A Nanoengineer’s View of Membrane Curvature in Cell Biology
Prof. Wenting ZHAO
School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering Nanyang Technological University Singapore
Date: 18 March 2019 (Monday)
Time: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Venue: Room 297, Science Centre South Block

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1 Mar 2019

8th iTERM Lunchtime Seminar
“Multiscale elucidation of bio-nano interactions” &
“Recent Technology Development in Optical Diffraction Tomography for Label-free Cell and Tissue Imaging in 3D”

Prof. Jonathan Choi (Department of Biomedical Engineering) &
Prof. Renjie Zhou (Department of Biomedical Engineering)
Date: 1 Mar 2019 (Friday)
Time: 12:30 – 2pm (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)
Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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15 Feb 2019

7th iTERM Lunchtime Seminar
Engineering molecular dynamics of polymeric biomaterials for regulating cellular functions

Prof. Liming Bian (Department of Biomedical Engineering)
Date: 15 Feb 2019 (Friday)
Time: 12:30 – 2pm (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)
Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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01 Feb 2019

6th iTERM Lunchtime Seminar
The Quest of Better Eggs for IVF & Treatment of chondral defect in wrist join by mesenchymal stem cells

Prof. Tin-lap Lee (School of Biomedical Sciences)
Prof. Wayne Lee (Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology)
Date: 1 Feb 2019 (Friday)
Time: 12:30 – 2pm (please arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time; sandwiches and drinks to be provided)
Venue: G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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23 Jan 2019

The 12th Lecture Series by Academicians from the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
Prof. TAN Weihong and Prof. GUO Zijian
Date: 23 January 2019 (Wednesday)
Time: 4:30 – 6:15 p.m. *Light refreshments will be served at 4:00 p.m.*
Venue: T.Y. Wong Hall (5/F, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building)

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22 Jan 2019

Amyloid-Inspired Protein Assembly and Interfacial Materials
Professor Peng Yang
School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering
Shaanxi Normal University
Date: 22 January 2019 (Tue)
Time: 3:00 pm
Venue: L3 Science Centre

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10 Jan 2019

Snapshot polarization and phase microscope for biomedical applications
Professor Rongguang Liang
The University of Arizona
Date: 10 January 2019 (Thursday)
Time: 3:00 pm
Venue: Room 702C, William M W Mong Engineering Building (SHIAE Conference Room)

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9 Jan 2019

Hanessing extracellular vesicles from red blood cells for a novel RNA drug delivery platform
Professor Minh Le
Department of Biomedical Sciences
City University of Hong Kong
Date: 9 January 2019 (Wed)
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Venue: L5 Science Centre

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20 Dec 2018

Advance design and fabrication strategies to improve biosensor performance
Professor Wing Cheung MAK (Martin)
Associate Professor, Docent
Head of Unit Biosensors and Bioeletronics

Time: 20 December 2018 (Thursday) 10:00 – 11:30 am
Venue: : Room 222, Ho Sin-Hang Engineering Building

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17 Dec 2018

2D nanomaterials enhanced surface plasmon resonance for sensing applications
Professor Shuwen ZENG
French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS), France

Date: 17 December 2018 (Monday) 10:00 am
Venue: Room 513 William M W Mong Engineering Building

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13 Dec 2018

Mouse Gastrulation: Attributes of regionalized signaling activity for tissue patterning
Speaker: Professor Patrick Tam
Embryology Research Unit,
Children’s Medical Research Institute,
Sydney Medical School,
and School of Medical Sciences,
Faculty of Medicine and Health,
University of Sydney, Australia

Date: 13 Dec 2018 ; 3 – 4pm
Venue: G02, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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5 Dec 2018

Mechanical Engineering of Protein-based Biomaterials: from single molecule features to macroscopic traits
Professor Hongbin LI
Department of Chemistry
University of British Columbia

Time: 5 December 2018 (Wednesday) 3:30 pm
Venue: : L5 Science Centre, CUHK

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3 Dec 2018

Evans blue-based theranostics
Professor Xiaoyuan Chen (Shawn)
Senior Investigator
Laboratory of Molecular Imaging and Nanomedicine (LOMIN)
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB), NIH

Time: 3 December 2018 (Monday) 10:30 am – 12:00 noon
Venue: : Room 215, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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22 Nov 2018

Hair follicle-derived neural crest stem cells in cell therapy for Hirschsprung’s disease
Prof. Woody Chan (School of Biomedical Sciences) &
Prof. Huating Wang (Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology)

Time: 22 Nov 2018 (Thursday) 12:30 – 2pm
Venue: : G02, G/F, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, CUHK

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9 Nov 2018

Spore-derived Nanomaterials and Hybrid Microdevices for Biosensing and Environmental Remediation
Mr. ZHANG Yabin
Oral Defence
Supervisor : Professor ZHANG Li

Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, 9 November 2018 (Friday)
Venue: : Room 702 (SHIAE Conference Room), William M W Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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19 Oct 2018

Multiscale Elucidation of “Bio-nano” Interactions
Professor CHOI Chung Hang Jonathan
Assistant Professor of Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:00 pm, 19 October 2018 (Friday)
Venue: : Room 702, William M W Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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19 Oct 2018

Surface Plasmon Effects for Biosensing and Photonics Trapping Applications
Professor Aaron Ho-Pui HO
Professor of Department of Biomedical Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 10:00 am, 19 October 2018 (Friday)
Venue: : Room 702, William M W Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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16 Oct 2018

Nanostructured Silicon in Nanomedicine
Professor Nicolas Voelcker
Scientific Director of the Melbourne Centre for Nanofabrication
Science Leader at the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO)

Time: 10:30 am, 16 October 2018 (Tuesday)
Venue: : Room 222, Ho Sin-Hang Engineering Building, CUHK

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05 Oct 2018

Biomarkers in Motor Neuron Diseases
Dr. Ching-Hua Lu, MD, PhD
Consultant Neurologist, China Medical University Hospital, Taiwan

Time: 2:30pm, 5 October 2018 (Friday)
Venue: Room 215, William M W Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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26 Sept 2018

The Journey of Alkyl-Terminated Gold Nanoparticles into, En Route, and Out of the Cell
Ms. HO, Lok Wai Cola
Oral Defence
Supervisor: Prof. Jonathan Choi

Time: 2:30pm, 26 September 2018 (Wednesday)
Venue: Room 222 Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK

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11 Sept 2018

Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Prof Mohit Bhandari
Professor, Department of Surgery, McMaster University

Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm, 11 Sept 2018(Tuesday)
Venue: Room 301, Li Ka Shing Institute of Health Sciences, Prince of Wales Hospital (Venue Changed!)

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21 Aug 2018

Exoskeleton Ankle Robot for Robot-Assisted Gait Training of Stroke Patients with Foot Drop
Mr. YEUNG, Ling Fung
Oral Defence
Supervisor : Prof Raymond Tong

Time: 10:00 am, Aug 21, 2018 (Tuesday)
Venue: Room 222, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building

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16 Aug 2018

What happens when Electrically Evoked Muscle gets Fatigued: A Mechanomyography and Muscle Oxygenation Perspective
Dr Nur Azah Hamzaid
Senior Lecturer
University of Malaya, Malaysia


Time: 10:00 am, 16 Aug 2018 (Thu)
Venue: Room 222, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK

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3 Aug 2018

In Vitro Fertilization on a Chip
Prof. Jeffrey Da-Jeng YAO
Professor
Department of Power Mechanical Engineering
Institute of NanoEngineering and MicroSystems
Department of Engineering and System Science
National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

Time: 4:00 pm, 3 Aug 2018 (Fri)
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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27 July, 2018

Label-free imaging of thick specimens using gradient light interference microscopy (GLIM)
Prof.Gabriel Popescu
Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
Beckman Institute of Advanced Science and Technology,
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA

Time: 27 July, 2018 (Friday)
Venue: Room 702, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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17 July 2018

Material Development for Stem Cell Applications
Professor Laurence Meagher
Deputy Director/Director of Research
Monash Institute of Medical Engineering & Professor
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Monash University

Time: 10:00 am, 17 July 2018 (Tue)
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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16 July 2018

More is more: Amplification of Extracellular Matrix via Macromolecular Crowding in 2D, 3D, Cell Culture and in Bioprinting
Professor Michael Raghunath
Professor for Biochemistry,
Protein Technology and Tissue Engineering Head, Center for Cell Biology & Tissue Engineering,
Institute of Chemistry and Biotechnology,
Zurich University of Applied Sciences

Time: 4pm - 5pm, 16 July 2018
Venue: G02, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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27 June 2018

Bioinjectable biomaterials developments and clinical applications
Professor William Lu
Ng Chun-Man Professor in Orthopaedic Bioengineering Dept of Orthopaedics, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 10:00, 27 June 2018
Venue: Room 513, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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29 May 2018

Transforming Engineering Education
Dr. Jennifer GRIFFITHS
Principal Teaching Fellow, UCL Arena Centre for Research-based Education at UCL, London

Time: 10:00, 29 May 2018 (TUE)
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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18 May 2018

Bisphosphonate-Based Nanocomposite Hydrogels for Regulation of Stem Cell Behaviors and Tissue Regeneration
Mr. ZHANG Kunyu
Graduate Seminar (PhD Oral Defence)

Time: 10:00, 18 May 2018 (FRI)
Venue: Room 513, William M W Mong Engineering Building

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2 May 2018

Synthetic and Natural Materials for Tissue Regeneration
Prof. Yadong Wang
School of Biomedical Engineering, Cornell University

Time: 11:30, 2 May 2018 (WED)
Venue: G02, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Science Bldg, Area 39, CUHK

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25 April 2018

Brain Computer Interface (BCI) System for Restoration of Hand Function for Stroke Rehabilitation and EEG Analysis using Fuzzy Approximate Entropy (fApEn)
Ms. SUN, Rui
Graduate Seminar – PhD oral Defence

Time: 15:00, 25 April 2018 (WED)
Venue: Room 222 Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK

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16 April 2018

Next-Generation Ultrasonics: High Frame Rate Imaging of Physiological Dynamics
Dr. Alfred C. H. Yu
Professor, Laboratory on Innovative Technology in Medical Ultrasound (LITMUS), University of Waterloo

Time: 16:00, 16 April 2018 (MON)
Venue: Room 513, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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16 April 2018

Recapitulating Embryonic Development to Regenerate Tendon with Stem Cells
Prof. Catherine K. Kuo
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Rochester. Department of Orthopaedics, University of Rochester Medical Center.

Time: 14:30, 16 April 2018 (MON)
Venue: G02, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Science Bldg, Area 39, CUHK

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16 April 2018

A Journey from Surgical Robotics to Virtualizing Healthcare Delivery
Dr. Yulun Wang
Chairman & Founder, & Chief Innovation Officer InTouch Health, Inc, USA

Time: 10:00, 16 April 2018 (MON)
Venue: Room 222, 2/F, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK

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12 April 2018

Visualizing Memory Allocations in the Drosophila Brain
Professor Chiang Ann-Shyn
Division of Life Sciences, Academia Sinica

Time: 16:00, 12 April 2018 (THU)
Venue: G02, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Science Bldg, Area 39, CUHK

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23 Mar 2018

Harness the power of light: optogenetic control of intracellular activities
Dr. Liting DUAN
Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University

Time: 15:30, 23 Mar 2018 (Fri)
Conference Room, Room 702 William M.W. Mong Engineering Building

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23 Feb 2018

Molecular Biomechanics and Cellular Mechanotransduction in Health and Disease
Prof. Mohammad R. K. Mofrad
Professor, Departments of Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering, University of California Berkeley, CA

Time: 14:30, 23 February, 2018 (Friday)
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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26 Jan 2018

From Toys to Tools - Apply DNA Nanotechnology on Bioengineering
Dr. YANG Yang, Associate Research Scientist
Nanobiology Institute, School of Medicine, Yale University

Time: 11:30 am, 26 Jan 2018 (Fri)
Venue: Room 222, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK

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21 Dec 2017

Carbohydrate-based Macromolecular Self-assemblies and their Biological Functions
Prof. Guosong Chen
Department of Macromolecular Science Fudan University

Time: 14:30 am, 21 December, 2017 (Thursday)
Venue: L3, Science Centre

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21 Dec 2017

Designer Biomaterials for Reverse Engineering of Extracellular Matrix at High Resolution
Dr. Qin Xiaohua, Ma-rie-Curie Research Fellow
The Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technolo-gy, Switzerland

Time: 10:00 am, 21 December, 2017 (Thursday)
Venue: Room 222, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK

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20 Dec 2017

Engineering Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Disease Detection and Therapy
Prof. Gang Bao, Foyt Family Chair Professor
Foyt Family Chair Professor , Department of Bioengineering, Rice University, USA
CPRIT Senior Scholar, Director of Nanomedicine Center, Nucleoprotein Machines

Time: 2:30 pm, 20 December, 2017 (Wednesday)
Venue: Room 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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20 Dec 2017

Modulating immune microenvironment for tissue regeneration
Prof. Chunming WANG, Assistant Professor & Programme Director
Institute of Chinese Medical Sciences University of Macau, Macau SAR, Chin

Time: 1:15 pm, 20 December, 2017 (Wednesday)
Venue: Room 1009, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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8 Dec 2017

Epithelial ion channels in health and diseases
Prof. Sharon YC RUAN, Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Time: 10:30 am, 8 Dec 2017 (Fri)
Venue: Rm. 513, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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7 Dec 2017

Mechanical regulation of cancer cell tumorigenicity
Professor Youhua TAN, Assistant Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Time: 10:30 am, 7 Dec 2017 (Thur)
Venue: Rm. 222, Ho Sin Hang Engineering Building, CUHK

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5 Dec 2017

Synthetic Biology Approaches toward Diverse Protein-Based Materials
Prof. Fei SUN, Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Time: 13:30 am, 5 Dec 2017 (Tue)
Venue: Rm. 215, William M.W. Mong Engineering Building, CUHK

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