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23 May, 2019, 18:12 BST PolyU Develops Highly Flexible High-energy Textile Lithium Battery to Cope with Surging Demand for Wearable Electronics

Researchers at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have developed a highly flexible, high-energy Textile Lithium Battery that offers more...


07 May, 2019, 17:48 BST PolyU Develops a High-efficiency, High-quality Ultra-precision Polishing Technology for Different Kinds of Freeform Surfaces

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) developed a novel curvature-adaptive multi-jet polishing (MJP) technology for different kinds of...


02 May, 2019, 17:49 BST PolyU Develops Palm-sized 3D Ultrasound Imaging System for Scoliosis Mass Screening and Frequent Monitoring

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today shared that more youngsters can have their scoliosis conditions detected early and monitored...


27 Mar, 2019, 18:07 GMT PolyU Develops Unique Electrostatically Charged Nanofiber with Enhanced Performance in Filtering Airborne Pollutants and Viruses

The Department of Mechanical Engineering of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has recently developed an electrostatically charged...


26 Feb, 2019, 21:21 GMT PolyU Collaborates With RCA, the World's Top Institute in Art and Design, to Establish an AI Powered Design Laboratory

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the Royal College of Art (RCA), United Kingdom, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to...


30 Jan, 2019, 17:40 GMT PolyU Innovates Nano-encapsulation Technology to Enhance DHA Absorption for Early Brain Development

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today announced the findings on its novel nano-encapsulation technology for optimising the maternal and...


14 Jan, 2019, 18:06 GMT PolyU Provides Multi-disciplinary Support to the Nation's Historic Landing on the Far Side of the Moon

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) proudly supported the nation's current lunar exploration, Chang'e-4 lunar probe, which successfully...


12 Dec, 2018, 16:31 GMT PolyU Launches "Belt and Road Cross-Professional Advancement Programme" to Facilitate Entrepreneurs and Professionals Explore Belt & Road's Opportunities in Infrastructure

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) today launched the "Belt and Road Cross-Professional Advancement Programme" (the Programme), the...


05 Nov, 2018, 17:20 GMT Trans-Pacific Institutional Agreement Fosters Close Research Partnership

Hong Kong Polytechnic University and University of Waterloo sign historic institutional agreement and plan to collaborate on world-class ocular...


31 Oct, 2018, 17:13 GMT PolyU Develops Robotic Arm for Self-help Mobile Rehabilitation for Stroke Patients

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) recently developed a robotic arm to facilitate self-help and upper-limb mobile rehabilitation for stroke ...


18 Oct, 2018, 16:42 BST PolyU's Researchers Develop AI-powered System to Automate Quality Control Process in Textile Industry

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) recently developed an intelligent fabric defect detection system, called "WiseEye", which leverages...


08 Oct, 2018, 15:54 BST PolyU Develops eNightLog System for Caring of the Elderly with Dementia

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has developed eNightLog, a multi-function nighttime monitoring system for elderly with dementia, to...


15 Aug, 2018, 15:15 BST PolyU Develops Novel Self-fitting Scaffold for Bone Regeneration

Researchers from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) have designed and fabricated a high performing self-fitting bone scaffold by combining...


18 Jul, 2018, 16:25 BST PolyU-Shenzhen University Jointly set up The Greater Bay Area International Institute for Innovation

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and Shenzhen University (SZU) will jointly set up The Greater Bay Area International Institute for...


18 Jul, 2018, 12:47 BST PolyU - Axis Therapeutics Joint Center for Immunotherapy Launched to Develop Innovative Cancer Treatments

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) will join forces with Axis Therapeutics, a newly established joint venture by two global...


08 May, 2018, 14:13 BST PolyU Launches University Research Facility in Big Data Analytics

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) establishes today the University Research Facility in Big Data Analytics (UBDA), the first...


18 Apr, 2018, 17:40 BST Spectacle Lens Designed by PolyU Slows Myopic Progression by 60% and Stops in 21.5% of Children

A specially designed spectacle lens developed by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) was found to have slowed down myopia progress by 60% in ...


16 Apr, 2018, 15:48 BST Defocus Incorporated Multiple Segments (DIMS) Spectacle Lens for Myopia Control Awarded the Championship in Geneva's Invention Expo

PolyU's innovations honoured and brought glory to Hong Kong The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) has brought glory to Hong Kong by winning 9...


10 Apr, 2018, 17:28 BST PolyU Intelligent 3D Human Modelling Technology Projecting Body Shape and Size Accurately Within 10 Seconds

Shopping well-fitting clothes online or making bespoke garments can be done more easily with the intelligent 3D human modelling technology developed...


26 Mar, 2018, 17:10 BST PolyU Joins Forces with Australian Partners in Launching Impactful Research on Blockchain Technologies

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) joins forces with Monash University and CollinStar Capital - a leading Melbourne-based institution and a ...


12 Mar, 2018, 10:32 GMT PolyU and Alibaba Join Hands to Promote Integration of Fashion and Artificial Intelligence

The Institute of Textiles and Clothing (ITC) of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) collaborates with the Vision and Beauty Team at Alibaba...


23 Feb, 2018, 17:48 GMT PolyU Launches a Mass Open Online Course in Industry 4.0

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) will launch a free MOOC (Mass Open Online Course) entitled "Industry 4.0: How to Revolutionize your...


13 Feb, 2018, 13:48 GMT PolyU Wins Two International Education Awards

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) proudly announces the winning of two awards in "Reimagine Education Awards 2018", namely a Gold Award in ...


22 Jan, 2018, 18:01 GMT Commercialization of Research Results: PolyU Turns Novel Myopia Control Contact Lens to Product

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) entered into a licensing arrangement with Vision Science and Technology Co. Ltd. (VST), a local start-up ...


09 Jan, 2018, 18:18 GMT PolyU Develops Rapid Authentication Method of Chinese Medicines

The Food Safety and Technology Research Centre under the Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology of The Hong Kong Polytechnic...