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France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme 2001/2002 Supported Applications

New Projects Supported for Funding in France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme 2000 - 2001

Project No. Project Title Hong Kong Partner / Institution French Partner / Institution Amount Awarded by RGC (HK$)
2000-2001
F-HKA03/00 Early cognitive impairments in executive functions : a functional brain imaging study in schizophrenic and HIV seropositive patients Dr Siew Eng Chua / HKU Dr Catherine Vidal / Institut Pasteur(Paris) 19,000
F-HKA04/00 Characterization of Brassica juncea 3-hydroxy-3-methylglutaryl-CoA synthase Dr Mee-Len Chye / HKU Dr Thomas J Bach / Universite de Strasbourg I-CNRS #
F-HKA06/00 Regulation of LZIP/CREB3-dependent transcription by acetylation Dr Dong-Yan Jin / HKU Dr Monsef Benkirane / Institut de Genetique Humaine-CNRS (Montpellier) 31,250
F-HKA08/00 Study of the Interaction between FACTS Controllers and Power System Environment Prof Felix Wu / HKU Prof Nourredine Hadj-Said / Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble 28,000
F-HKA09/00 Sea-level changes during the last 25 ka on the northern South China Sea Continental Shelf Dr W W S Yim / HKU Dr P A Pirazzoli / Universite de Paris I-CNRS 31,250
F-HKB01/00 Is language processing cognitively encapsulated? A brain imaging analysis of tonal and non-tonal languages Dr Trevor Penney / CUHK Dr Mireille Besson / Centre de Recherche en Neurosciences Cognitive-CNRS(Marsellie) 30,800
F-HKB02/00 The Self-Assembly of Polymeric-Surfactants in Water Dr Chi Wu / CUHK Dr Avraham Halperin / Universite de Grenoble I-CEA-CNRS 31,250
F-HKB03/00 Numerical Methods for Solving the Singular Maxwell Equations Dr Jun Zou / CUHK Dr Patrick Ciarlet / ENSTA-CNRS(Paris) 24,000
F-HKC01/00 Camparsion and improvement of some direct methods to obtain the Backlund transformations of nonlinear differential equations Dr Jishan Hu / HKUST Dr R Conte / CEA(Saclay) 31,250
F-HKC02/00 Development of Biochemical Biomakers for the Pearl River Estuary Prof Arthur Pui-sang Lau / HKUST Prof Philippe Garrigues / Universite de Bordeaux I-CNRS 29,800
F-HKC03/00 Models, Languages, and Algorithms for Resaoning about Action, Planning, and Robot Programs Dr Fangzhen Lin / HKUST Dr Jerome Lang / Universite de Toulouse III-CNRS 31,250
F-HKC04/00 A Study of Lotstreaming and Scheduling in Multi-stage Production with Due Date Constraints Prof Jiyin Liu / HKUST Prof Edouard Wagneur / Ecole des Mines de Nantes-CNRS 24,000
F-HKC05/00 Pollutant migration in soils-In-flight instrumentation and scaling laws for centrifuged small scale models Dr Irene Lo / HKUST Prof Luc Thorel / Laboratoire Central des Ponts et Chaussees (Paris) 28,000
F-HKC06/00 Study of structural and physical Properties of 0.4mm sized Aligned Carbon nanotube arrays Dr Zikang Tang / HKUST Dr Pascale Launois / Universite de Paris XI - CNRS 21,600
F-HKC08/00 Numerical Simulation of Alfven wave filamentation using an adaptive mesh algorithm Dr Xiao-Ping Wang / HKUST Dr Pierre-Louis Sulem / Observatoire de la Cote d'Azur(Nice) 31,250
F-HKE01/00 A Web-based Intelligent Browsing System for E-Commerce Applications Prof Tharam Dillon / PolyU Prof Edwige Pissaloux / Universite de Rouen 31,250
Total 423,950


Extension Projects Supported for Funding in France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme 2000 - 2001

Project No. Project Title Hong Kong Partner / Institution French Partner / Institution Amount Awarded by RGC (HK$)
2000-2001
F-HKA06/99 Analysis of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNPs) of the RET Protooncogene in RET associated disease Prof Paul K H Tam / HKU Prof Giovanni Romeo / OMS-Centre International de Recherche sue le Cancer(Lyon) 31,250
F-HKC01/98 Role of Calcium

in Gene Expression during Neural Induction in Amphibians

Dr Andrew L Miller / HKUST Dr Marc Moreau / Universite de Toulouse III-CNRS 28,000
F-HKC01/99 Micromechanics modeling of the martensite fatigue behavior of shape memory alloys-interaction between plasticity and phase transformation Prof Qing-ping Sun / HKUST Prof Mohammed Cherkaoui / Univ Metz-CNRS 28,000
F-HKC05/99 Investigation of slope instability in swelling soils for the South-North water diversion project in China Dr Charles W W Ng / HKUST Prof Pierre Delage / Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussees(Paris) 30,700
Total 117,950


Projects Approved for Release of Second-year Funds France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme 2000 - 2001

Project No. Project Title Hong Kong Partner / Institution French Partner / Institution Amount Awarded by RGC (HK$)
2000-2001
F-HKA03/99 A Comparison Of Molecular Changes In Nasopharyngeal Carcinomas From Hong Kong and Northern Africa Dr John M. NICHOLLS/ HKU Dr Tadamasa OOKA / Universite de Lyon I-CNRS 28,000
F-HKA08/99 Luminescent Transition Metal-Alkynyl Complexes - Electronic, Structural And Theoretical Aspects Prof Vivian Wing Wah YAM / HKU Dr Claude LAPINTE / Universite de Rennes I-CNRS 28,000
F-HKB01/99 Cell Cycle Control: Regulation Of CDC25B Phosphatases By Calmodulin And CaM Kinase Prof Kwok Wing TSUI / CUHK Prof Bernard DUCOMMUN / Universite de Toulouse III-CNRS 30,600
F-HKC11/99 Mathematical Modeling Of Superconductivity Based On The Ginzburg-Landau Theory Dr Qiang DU / HKUST Dr Amandien AFTALION / De Amandien Aftalion(Univ Paris 6-CNRS) 29,000
F-HKD03/99 Factors Affecting Internet Purchases - A Longitudinal Study In Hong Kong And France Dr Moez LIMAYEM / CityU Dr Frantz ROWE / Universite de Nantes 31,250
F-HKF01/99 Nonlinear Surface Evolution Of Strained Epitaxial Thin Films Dr Lei Han TANG / HKBU Dr Hugues CHATE / CEA Scalay 24,000
Total 170,850