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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