Faculty of Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - 2021

2021

Date Seminars and Talks Remarks
25 May 2021
Testing Mediation Effects Using Logic of Boolean Matrices with Applications in Neuroimaging Mediation Analysis
By Prof. Lexin LI (Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of California, Berkeley)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
 Poster
29 Apr 2021 AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - Membrane Trafficking and the Cytoskeleton: from Budding Yeast to Human Stem Cells
By Prof. David DRUBIN (Co-Chair, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, Ernette Comby Chair in Microbiology, Professor of Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California, Berkeley, Elected Fellow of AAAS)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  
 Poster
23 Apr 2021

Spiro Metalla-Aromatics
By Prof. Zhenfeng XI (College of Chemistry and Mocleular Engieering, Peking University)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

 Poster
23 Apr 2021

2D-Material Topological Photonics Based on Non-Hermitian Quantum Mechanics
By Prof. Shangjr (Felix) GWO (Research Center for Applied Sciences, Academia Sinica & Department of Physics, National Tsing-Hua University, Taiwan)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 Poster
22 Apr 2021

AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - Overcome Main Constraints of Genome Editing for Crop Improvement

By Prof. Yunde ZHAO (Editor-in-Chief of aBIOTECH, Field Chief Editor of Frontiers in Plant Science, Professor, Cell and Developmental Biology, University of California San Diego)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

 Poster
21 Apr 2021

Have LIGO and Virgo Observed Dark Matter
By Dr. Juan CALDERON BUSTILLO (Galician Institute of High Energy Physics (IGFAE), University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain)

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 Poster
20 Apr 2021

Searching For New Physics with Gravitational Waves from Heavy Compact Binary Mergers
By Dr. Juan CALDERON BUSTILLO (Galician Institute of High Energy Physics (IGFAE), University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain)

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 Poster
16 Apr 2021

Active Colloids with External and Internal Feedback
By Prof. Lucio ISA (Department of Materials, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Poster 
16 Apr 2021

Oxidative Cross-Coupling with Hydrogen Evolution
By Prof. Aiwen LEI (College of Chemistry and Molecular Sciences, Wuhan University)

Time: 2:30 p.m.

 Poster
15 Apr 2021 AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - A Positive Feedback Module for Rho-Mediated Polar Growth in Plants
By Prof. Yan ZHANG (College of Life Sciences, Shangdong Agricultural University)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Poster 
8 Apr 2021

AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - How Do Plants Activate Defense without Running Amok? Lessons from Genetics
By Prof. Ping HE (Presidential Impact Fellow, Professor, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, Texas A&M University)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Poster
8 Apr 2021 Towards Preision Astrohphysics for Warm Ionized Gas

By Prof. Renbin YAN (Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Kentucky, USA)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

 Poster 
7 Apr 2021

The Puzzle of Low Ionization Warm Ionized Gas in Galaxies
By Prof. Renbin YAN (Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of Kentucky, USA)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Poster
1 Apr 2021
AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - Peptide Signals/Receptors Controlling Male-Female Interactions in Arabidopsis
By Prof. Lijia QU (School of Life Sciences, Peking University)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  
Poster
30 Mar 2021

Clipper: p-value-free FDR control on high-throughput data from two conditions
By Prof. Jessica Jingyi Li (Department of Statistics, University of California, Los Angeles) 

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Poster
26 Mar 2021

Recent Progress on TM-catalyzed Asymmetric Allylic Dearomatization Reactions
By Prof. Shuli You (Professor, State Key Laboratory of Organometallic Chemistry, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Poster
26 Mar 2021

Dance of the Seven Veils: Revealing the Electronic Ground State in Unconventional Superconductors with High Magnetic Fields
By Prof. Nigel HUSSEY (High Field Magnet Laboratory, Nijmegen, the Netherlands)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Poster
23 Mar 2021

A Top-Down Approach Toward Understanding Deep Learning
By Prof. Weijie Su (Department of Statistics, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania)

Time: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Poster
19 Mar 2021

Liquid Marble: from Nature to Functional Materials
By Prof. Syuji FUJII (Department of Applied Chemistry Osaka Institute of Technology)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Poster
19 Mar 2021

The Yau-Yau Method for Nonlinear Filtering Problems
By Prof. Shing-Tung YAU (Harvard and CUHK)

Time: 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Poster
18 Mar 2021

AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - Translation of Spindle Morphogenesis into Plant Growth
By Prof. Bo LIU (Department of Plant Biology, College of Biological Sciences University of California, Davis)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Poster
12 Mar 2021

Artificial Intelligence and Mathematics
By Prof. Bangti Jin (University College London)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Poster
5 Mar 2021

The Hybrid Unity Power: Organic Cocrystals Make Materials Diverse
By Prof. Qichun Zhang (Department of Materials Science and Engineering, City University of Hong Kong)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Poster
5 Mar 2021

How to Rock the Earth without An Earthquake?
By Prof. Wenyuan FAN (Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego)

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Poster
4 Mar 2021

AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - Balancing Growth and Stress Tolerance in Plants by Post-Translational Regulation of the Autophagy Machinery
By Prof. Diane BASSHAM (Walter E. and Helen Parke Loomis Professor of Plant Physiology Department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology, lowa State University)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Poster
3 Mar 2021

Multi-physics Metaphotonics and Nanophotonics with Low-Dimensional Nanomaterials
By Dr. Guangwei HU (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore)

Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Poster
2 Mar 2021

Nanophotonic Metasurfaces Loaded by Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials
By Dr. Guangwei HU (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore)

Time: 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Poster
18 Feb 2021

AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - Membrane Remodeling in Plant Endosomal Trafficking
By Prof. Marisa S OTEGUI (Professor, Department of Botany, University of Wisconsin–Madison)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Poster
17 Feb 2021

Bridging Few- And Many-Body Physics in Fermi Gases
By Dr. Yangqian YAN (Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University, USA)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

 Poster
16 Feb 2021

Synthetic Topological States of Matter in Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics
By Dr. Yangqian YAN (Department of Physics and Astronomy, Purdue University, USA)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Poster
5 Feb 2021

Carbolong Chemistry: A Story of Carbon Chains and Transition Metals
By Prof. Haiping XIA (Shenzhen Grubbs Institute)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Poster 
6 - 9 Jun 2021 The 5th International Conference on Organometallics and Catalysis (OM&CAT-5)

Venue: Henry Cheng International Conference Centre (HCICC),Cheng Yu Tung Building, CUHK

Website
29 Jan 2021

Low-Coordinate Low-Valent Transition-Metal Complexes with NHC Ligation
By Prof. Liang DENG (Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

 Poster
28 Jan 2021

AoE Zoom Seminar Series 2021 - Non-self Recognition in Plant Immunity
By Prof. Libo SHAN (Christine Richardson Professor in Agriculture, Chancellor EDGES Fellow, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics Texas A&M University)

Time : 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Poster
27 Jan 2021

Optically Active Metal Nanoparticles with Atomically Chiral Lattices
By Prof. Zhifeng HUANG (Department of Physics, Hong Kong Baptist University)

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Poster
26 Jan 2021

Inorganic Sculptured Nano Forests
By Prof. Zhifeng HUANG (Department of Physics, Hong Kong Baptist University)

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Poster
22 Jan 2021

Tailored Emulsion Biocatalysis - A approach to Efficient Synthesis
By Prof. Changzhu WU (Department of Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy, University of Southern Denmark)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

Poster
22 Jan 2021

Quantum-Fluctuations-Induced Heat Transfer between Nano-Mechanical Membranes
By Dr. King Yan FONG (Senior Engineer, Infinera Corporation)

Time: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Poster
15 Jan 2021

Nonporous Adaptive Crystals (NACs) for Separation and Adsorption
By Prof. Feihe HUANG (Changjiang Scholar Chair Professor, State Key Laboratory of Chemical Engineering Center for Chemistry of High-Performance & Novel Materials, Department of Chemistry Zhejiang University)

Time: 4:30 p.m.

 Poster
7 Jan 2021

When Spintronics Meets Topological Materials
By Dr. Yufan LI (Department of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University, USA)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Poster
6 Jan 2021

Half-Quantum Flux in Topological Superconductors
By Dr. Yufan LI (Department of Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University, USA)

Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Poster