Research Projects

General Research Fund (GRF)


Inviscid limit and long time behaviour for a class of active scalar equations with physical applications (2020/21)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Suen Chun Kit Anthony
Funded Amount:HKD 396,967


Latent Variable Models for Multifaceted Subspace Clustering (2019 / 20)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Poon Kin Man Leonard
Funded Amount:HKD 487,393


A self-regulated vocabulary learning approach supported by a mobile-user-generated-content tool for pupils in Hong Kong (2019 / 20)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Song Yanjie
Funded Amount:HKD 522,720


Tracking Students’ Use of Self-Regulated Learning Strategies for Computer Programming in Teacher Education (2018 / 19)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Cheng Kwok Shing Gary
Funded Amount:HKD 407,760


Enhancing Creativity by an Educational Game: Using Growth Mindset Incentive (2018 / 19)

Principal Investigator:Dr. So Wing Wah Simon
Funded Amount:HKD 404,269


m-Orchestrate: Developing a mobile learning system for teacher orchestration in collaborative science inquiry (2017 / 18)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Song Yanjie
Funded Amount:HKD 619,176


Towards automatic tracking of student responses to teacher feedback in Draft revision (2016 / 17)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Cheng Kwok Shing Gary
Funded Amount:HKD 423,994


Distributed algorithms for building and using big suffix-based fulltext indices (2015 / 16)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Chan Wai Hong Daricks
Funded Amount:HKD 695,861


Stochastic Optimal Control Problems in Finance with Non-linear Cointegration: Thresholding and Regime-switching (2014 / 15)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Chiu Mei Choi
Funded Amount:HKD 500,000


Automatic Classification Techniques In Virtual Environments – The ACTIVE Project: Generating Immediate Feedback to Support Reflective Learning within ePortfolio Contexts (2013 / 14)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Cheng Kwok Shing Gary
Funded Amount:HKD 352,500


Knowledge competency among Hong Kong pre-service and fresh mathematics teachers: their readiness, strength, and weakness during the reform of New Senior Secondary school curriculum (2012 / 13)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Leung Kui Chiu Issic
Funded Amount:HKD 460,130


Suffix Array-based Index for Use in Bioinformatics (2012 / 13)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Chan Wai Hong Daricks
Funded Amount:HKD 700,000


Integrating Assessment for Learning (AfL) strategies in wiki-based learning activities: Pedagogy and the effect on teaching and learning (2011 / 12)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Lai Yiu Chi
Funded Amount:HKD 407,000


Integrating a new mixture item selection approach with content balancing methods in computerized adaptive testing (2009 / 10)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Leung Chi Keung Eddie
Funded Amount:HKD 133,640


Subgame-consistent Solutions for Asynchronous-horizon Cooperative Stochastic Differential Games (2007 / 08)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Cheng Kell Hiu Fai
Funded Amount:HKD 445,000


Early Career Scheme (ECS)


Wellposedness and vanishing diffusion parameters limits of the magneto-geostrophic equation (2016 / 17)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Suen, Chun Kit Anthony
Funded Amount:HKD 409,423


A Unified Framework for Example-Based Complex Pattern Generation (2015 / 16)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Li, Ping
Funded Amount:HKD 526,075


Advanced Statistical Models for Accelerated Life Testing Data of One-Shot Devices (2014 / 15)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Ling Man Ho Alpha
Funded Amount:HKD 375,000


Mean-variance portfolio selection and asset-liability management with the Wishart process (2013 / 14)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Chiu Mei Choi
Funded Amount:HKD 765,040


Innovation and Technology Fund (ITF)


The Techniques And Applications For Fuzzy Talent Assessment Based On Educational Big Data
[Guangdong-Hong Kong Technology Cooperation Funding Scheme (TCFS)] (2017 / 18)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Xie Haoran Henry
Funded Amount:HKD 447,570


Quality Education Fund (QEF)


Coding As Learning with Robots in Hong Kong Primary Schools (2016 / 17)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Lai Yiu Chi
Funded Amount:HKD 560,800


Flipped Learning Initiative Programme for Primary Education (FLIPPEd) (2014 / 15)

Principal Investigator:Dr. Wong Ka Wai Gary
Funded Amount:HKD 376,000


Building Reading Community of Tomorrow in Hong Kong and Asia-Pacific Region (2013 / 14)

Principal Investigator:Professor Kong Siu Cheung
Funded Amount:HKD 1,134,000


Building a Community of Practice (CoP) for Mathematics Teachers: Using Cognitive Tools and Communication Platforms inside and outside Digital Classrooms for Developing Mathematics Concept of Learners (2013 / 14)

Principal Investigator:Professor Kong Siu Cheung
Funded Amount:HKD 1,702,000