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NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme - List of Funded Projects for 2011/12

RGC Project No. Project Title Hong Kong
Partner / Institution
Mainland Partner / Institution Funding Period
(month)
Amount Awarded by RGC*
(HK$)
Amount Awarded by NSFC
(RMB)
Information Technology
N_CityU104/11 Advanced Signal Processing for Target Enumeration and Localization in Multiple-Input-Multiple-Output Radar
Dr Hing-cheung So / CityU Dr Lei Huang / Harbin Institute of Technology
36
937,365
460,000
N_CUHK403/11 Theoretical and Experimental Study of Quantum Computing and Quantum Simulation with Electron and Nuclear Spins in Solids
Prof Renbao Liu / CUHK Prof Jiangfeng Du / University of Science and Technology of China
36
1,028,100
450,000
N_CUHK405/11 Towards Trustworthy Cloud Computing with Component-based Design, Online Evaluation, and Runtime Optimization Techniques
Prof Michael Rung-tsong Lyu / CUHK Prof Huaimin Wang / National University of Defense Technology
36
1,011,425
440,000
N_HKUST607/11 Theory and practice of large-scale 3D urban reconstruction and modeling
Prof Long Quan / HKUST Prof Baoquan Chen / Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
36
771,420
450,000
N_HKUST610/11 The Minimized Energy Consumptions and Maximized Resource Utilizations in Large-scale Datacenters
Dr Bo Li / HKUST Dr Zhiyong Liu / Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
36
1,026,030
450,000
N_HKUST631/11 Photochemical properties of endogenous biological molecules: fundamental and application
Prof Jianan Qu / HKUST Prof Yi Luo / University of Science and Technology of China
36
1,026,720
450,000
Life Science
N_HKU741/11
From bone marrow stromal cells to Schwann cells – in vitro route to specification and utility in re-myelination therapy
Prof Daisy Kwok-yan Shum / HKU Dr Qiang Ao / Tsinghua University
36
805,000
450,000
N_HKU763/11 Investigating the role of FOXM1 in the maintenance of human embryonic stem cell pluripotency and genome stability
Dr Kwok-ming Yao / HKU Dr Yongjun Tan / Hunan University
36
1,035,000
450,000
Medicine
N_HKBU213/11 Functional Analysis of Isorhynchophylline in Promoting Autophagy and Protecting Neurons Dr Min Li / HKBU Prof Long Ma / Central South University
36
914,066
450,000
N_HKU709/11 Blocking HIV infection by gene-encoding neutralizing antibodies Dr Zhiwei Chen / HKU Dr Paul Zhou / Institut Pasteur of Shanghai, Chinese Academy of Sciences
36
1,026,134
450,000
N_HKU747/11 Induction of tolerance by alloantigen-specific regulatory T cells in humanized mice and non-human primates Dr Wenwei Tu / HKU Prof Gang Chen / Huazhong University of Science and Technology
36
819,366
450,000
Marine & Environmental Science
N_HKBU210/11 Health Risk Assessment of Toxic Trace Elements and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) Via Indoor Dust from Coal-burning Households in Rural China Prof Ming-hung Wong / HKBU Dr Wenxin Liu / Peking University
36
897,000
450,000
N_PolyU513/11 Investigation of Heat and Mass Transfer Mechanisms in a Novel Total Heat Exchanger Prof Jian-lei Niu / PolyU Prof Li-zhi Zhang / South China University of Technology
36
897,552
450,000
N_HKU718/11 Biological Methanogenesis of Alkanes: Thermodynamics and Microbial Ecology Dr Jidong Gu / HKU Prof Bo-zhong Mu / East China University of Science and Technology
36
1,015,887
440,000
Management Science
N_CityU127/11 Investigating New Methodologies in Transportation Service Procurement between Shippers and Carriers Prof Andrew Leong-chye Lim / CityU Prof Fan Wang / Sun Yat-sen University
36
538,200
450,000
New Material Science
N_CUHK454/11 Development of Smart and Uniform-sized Colloidosomes for Drug Delivery Prof To Ngai / CUHK Prof Guang-hui Ma / Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences
36
1,035,000
450,000
N_PolyU556/11 Air-surface Exchange of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) and Heavy Metals (HMs) in Peri-urban Agricultural Ecosystems of the Pearl River Delta, South China Prof Xiangdong Li / PolyU Dr Gan Zhang / Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences
36
993,370
460,000
N_HKUST601/11 Design and synthesis of advanced functional materials from microfluidic approaches Prof Weijia Wen / HKUST Prof Jianhua Qin / Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
36
915,906
450,000
N_HKUST620/11 New fluorescent sensors with aggregation-induced emission characteristics Prof Benzhong Tang / HKUST Prof Zhen Li / Wuhan University
36
988,701
450,000
N_HKUST621/11 Mechanical-Electrical-Chemical Coupling Properties of Nanoporous Metals Prof Tongyi Zhang / HKUST Prof Lijie Qiao / University of Science and Technology Beijing
36
697,211
450,000
Other Areas
N_CUHK462/11 Experimental Investigation of the Local Balance Between Buoyant and Inertial Forces in Turbulent Thermal Convection Prof Keqing Xia / CUHK Prof Quan Zhou / Shanghai University
36
1,034,586
450,000

* The amount awarded by the RGC included 15% on-costs.