Bulletin No. 1, 2009

A New Map of Innovation and Education 2
CUHK Shenzhen Research Institute 4
CUHK–CAS–Shenzhen Collaboration 6
Work of SIAIT 8
Outstanding Research Projects 10
Increased Incentive 12
CUHK–Shenzhen Collaborative Academic Programmes 13
Both Parties To Benefit 14
The 65th Congregation 16
Stamp of Approval from the QAC 20
The Campus Still Cares 22
A New Home for S.H. Ho College Students 28
Morningside College Celebrates Ground-breaking 29
The Best and the Brightest 30
Women's Swim Team Returns in Triumph 30
More Victories for Cross Country Women's Team 30
CUHK Lands Biggest Win Ever in Intervarsity Games 31
Men's Badminton Team Clinches Championship 31
CUHK Graduates Sweep Oxford-Croucher Scholarships 32
CUHK Represents Hong Kong in Top Global Mooting Competition 33
CUHK Clinches Top Awards in e-Challenge Cup 33
Global Business Students Win Four Championships 34
Joint University Business Management Challenge 2008 34
Kogod Gartenhaus Financial Case Competition 2009 34
KPMG Business Administration Paper 2008 34
The HSBC Young Entrepreneur Awards 34
News in Brief 35
Appointments 35
New Council Members 35
New Provost 35
New Pro-Vice-Chancellor 35
New Associate Pro-Vice-Chancellor 35
New University Dean of Students 36
New Faculty Deans 36
Emeritus Professor 36
Professorial Appointments 36
Honours and Recognition 37
Two Scholars Twice Conferred State Natural Science Award 37
CUHK Home to Most IEEE Fellows in Hong Kong 38
CUHK Scholars Win Cheung Kong Achievement Award for Third Consecutive Year 39
CUHK Biologist Named Croucher Senior Research Fellow 39
Ecological School Wins International Awards 40
Hong Kong ICT Awards for Four CUHK Inventions 41
CUHK Wins Silver Environmental Award 42
Young Information Scientists Win International Acclaim 42
Research 43
Discovery in Cancer Cell Death 43
Bowel Cancer Screening Finds Cases with No Symptoms 43
HK$133 Million Research Grants for 112 Projects 44
Activities and Events 45
CUHK Council Endorses Campus Master Plan 45
Visit by Shenzhou-7 Delegation 46
CUHK Invited to Join Space Research Association 46
First Cancer Patient Acupuncture Centre Opens 47
Centre for Culture and Development Established 47
Intellectual Cross-currents 48
Sun Hung Kai Properties Nobel Laureates Distinguished Lectures 48
Shenzhen IT Adviser on China’s Hi-Tech Development 49
Lecture by Henan Official 49
British Consul-General on Climate Change 50
US Consul-General on Hong Kong’s Success 50
Prof. Wang Gungwu on Overseas Chinese 51
Secretary for Justice on Leadership 51
Prof. Lap-chee Tsui on ‘New Asia Genes’ 51
Yu Kwang-chung's Memories of Hong Kong 52
In Conversation with Margaret Atwood 52
Famous Climatologist Visits United College 53
Prof. Ng Cheuk-yiu Serves as Chung Chi Visiting Fellow 53
Sydney Chancellor Leads Delegation to CUHK 54
Notre Dame Delegation Visits CUHK 54
President of UC Berkeley Visits CUHK 54
CAS Academicians Visit CUHK 55
Top Economists Shed Light on China’s Economy 56
Conference on Chronic Illness Management 56
International Conference on Childhood Obesity 57
Humanities and Social Sciences Forum 57
Heads of Chinese Universities Aim for Greater Excellence 58
International Conference on Judicial Review 59
Bilingual Acquisition in Early Childhood 59
Translation Conference 59
Spatially Integrated Humanities and Social Sciences Conference 60
Obituary 60