The University of Hong Kong

Research Report 2016



Ongoing Research Projects and Publications

Faculty Profile

Departmental Section

Faculty of Architecture

Department of Architecture


Department of Real Estate and Construction


Department of Urban Planning and Design

Faculty of Arts

Centre for Applied English Studies


Centre for the Humanities and Medicine


Centre of Buddhist Studies


School of Chinese


School of English


School of Humanities


School of Modern Languages and Cultures

Faculty of Business and Economics

School of Business


School of Economics and Finance

Faculty of Dentistry

Applied Oral Sciences of the Faculty of Dentistry


Dental Public Health of the Faculty of Dentistry


Endodontology of the Faculty of Dentistry


Faculty of Dentistry


Operative Dentistry of the Faculty of Dentistry


Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of the Faculty of Dentistry


Orthodontics of the Faculty of Dentistry


Paediatric Dentistry of the Faculty of Dentistry


Periodontology of the Faculty of Dentistry


Prosthodontics of the Faculty of Dentistry

Faculty of Education

Centre for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning


Faculty of Education

Faculty of Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering


Department of Computer Science


Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering


Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering


Department of Mechanical Engineering

Faculty of Law

Department of Law

Faculty of Medicine

Department of Anaesthesiology


Department of Clinical Oncology


Department of Diagnostic Radiology


Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care


Department of Medicine


Department of Microbiology


Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology


Department of Ophthalmology


Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology


Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine


Department of Pathology


Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy


Department of Psychiatry


Department of Surgery


School of Biomedical Sciences


School of Chinese Medicine


School of Nursing


School of Public Health

Faculty of Science

Department of Chemistry


Department of Earth Sciences


Department of Mathematics


Department of Physics


Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science


School of Biological Sciences

Faculty of Social Sciences

Department of Geography


Department of Politics and Public Administration


Department of Psychology


Department of Social Work and Social Administration


Department of Sociology


Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences


Journalism and Media Studies Centre


Social Sciences Research Centre


The Kadoorie Institute

Non-Faculty-Based Units

Asian Institute of International Financial Law within the Faculty of Law


Bau Institute of Medical and Health Sciences Education


Biomedical Engineering Centre


Centre for Advancement in Inclusive and Special Education within the Faculty of Education


Centre for Advancement of Chinese Language Education and Research within the Faculty of Education


Centre for Criminology


Centre for Genomic Sciences


Centre of Urban Studies and Urban Planning


Common Core Office


Dr. Li Dak-Sum Research Centre, HKU - Karolinska Institute Collaboration in Regenerative Medicine


Electron Microscope Unit


Emerging Technologies Institute


HKU-Pasteur Research Centre Limited


International Centre for China Development Studies


Jao Tsung-I Petite Ecole


Laboratory Animal Unit


Medical Ethics and Humanities Unit


President's Office


Sau Po Centre on Ageing


Teaching and Learning Evaluation and Measurement Unit


Technology-Enriched Learning Initiative


The Swire Institute of Marine Science


University Central


University Health Service


University Libraries


University Museum and Art Gallery

Titles of Theses