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2014/15 Competitive Research Funding Schemes for the Local Self-financing Degree Sector - List of Funded Projects

FACULTY DEVELOPMENT SCHEME (FDS)

No. Project Reference No. Project Title Principal Investigator Institution Funding Period (Month) Amount Awarded by RGC (Inclusive of overhead costs) (HK$)
1 UGC/FDS14/H01/14 Task Sequencing with Different Task Types and Conditions in Task-based Language Teaching: A Longitudinal Study on Immediate Task Performance and Long-term Proficiency Development
Dr BUI Gavin Hiu-yuet
Hang Seng
30
684,526
2 UGC/FDS15/H02/14 Executive Function Skills and Early School Success in Young Chinese Children from Low-income Families
Dr CHAN Chi-keung
Shue Yan
24
712,138
3 UGC/FDS14/H02/14 Media, Experts and Politics of Knowledge: the Making of 'Tourism Capacity' as Social Risk Dr CHAN Chi-kit
Hang Seng
30
311,650
4 UGC/FDS14/E01/14 On 2-d rectangular packing problem with aspect ratio considerations
Dr CHAN Chi-Kong
Hang Seng
12
159,850
5 UGC/FDS16/H01/14 A study on strategic leadership in Hong Kong kindergartens
Dr CHAN Chi-wai
Open U
28
688,713
6 UGC/FDS14/B01/14 Product placement in Hong Kong television programs: The role of prior notification and humor on brand persuasiveness
Dr CHAN Fong-yee
Hang Seng
20
471,998
7 UGC/FDS14/B02/14 Identifying the "Fit" between Word-of-Mouth Content and Word-of-Mouth Context: A Multi-Method Investigation Dr CHAN Haksin
Hang Seng
24
693,450
8 UGC/FDS16/H04/14 The Dynamics of Activism in Hong Kong 2006-2015: An Interactive Approach Mr CHENG Wai
Open U
24
451,545
9 UGC/FDS13/E02/14 Accelerating Nonrigid Image Registration using local information measures and GPU implementation Dr CHEUNG Kwok-wai
Chu Hai
24
650,647
10 UGC/FDS16/H06/14 Modern South-coming Intellectual's Impression of Hong Kong and Their Nationalist Awareness Prof CHIU Yu-lok
Open U
24
286,626
11 UGC/FDS16/M01/14 A phenomenological study of the attributes of the practice environment in Hong Kong residential care homes for the elderly Dr CHOI Sandy Pin-pin
Open U
24
591,100
12 UGC/FDS16/H07/14 Epistemic modulation and speaker attitude in Cantonese: A discourse-pragmatic perspective Dr CHOR Oi-wan
Open U
24
666,421
13 UGC/FDS14/B04/14 Team cognitive diversity and creativity: The role of team learning and inclusion Dr CHOW Irene Hau-siu
Hang Seng
24
313,720
14 UGC/FDS14/E02/14 Model-based Unsupervised Image Segmentation Dr CHOY Siu-kai
Hang Seng
24
573,620
15 UGC/FDS15/B02/14 In-role and extra-role knowledge sharing among information technology professionals: A self-determination perspective Dr CUI Xiling
Shue Yan
24
472,075
16 UGC/FDS13/E04/14 Eye-tracking Aided Digital System for Intelligent Strabismus Diagnosis and Therapy Training: Principle and Prototype Dr FU Hong
Chu Hai
36
952,430
17 UGC/FDS15/H07/14 The missing link: An investigation of Moism, the School of Names, and the School of Diplomats, and their place in the history of ancient Chinese psychology Dr FU Wai
Shue Yan
24
297,850
18 UGC/FDS14/B08/14 Integrated modeling approach for increasing Hong Kong Port competitiveness Dr GLOWACKA Karolina Joanna
Hang Seng
24
721,377
19 UGC/FDS15/H08/14 In face of life's problems, what does religion mean? Assessing rational choice theory with evidence from Catholic case studies Dr HO Yuk-ying
Shue Yan
24
681,950
20 UGC/FDS11/H03/14 Contextual Analysis of Chinese Language Teachers' Judgment On Student Writing: An Exploratory Study in Hong Kong Prof HO Man-koon
Caritas
30
727,375
21 UGC/FDS12/H02/14 Cross-border Exchanges and Shadow Economy in the Pearl River Delta Region Dr HUNG Po-wah Eva
Centennial
36
903,233
22 UGC/FDS15/H10/14 Trauma, Memory, And Healing in Modern Asian Literature Dr JAYAWICKRAMA Sharanya
Shue Yan
24
407,100
23 UGC/FDS17/M07/14 Applicability of Virtopsy in Stranded Finless Porpoises in Hong Kong Waters (Neophocaena phocaenoides) and the Yangtze River (Neophocaena asiaeorientalis ssp. asiaeorientalis) Dr KOT Brian Chin-wing
Tung Wah
24
964,549
24 UGC/FDS15/H12/14 Risk yet to be socially realized: Light Pollution in Hong Kong Dr LAM Yee-man
Shue Yan
36
332,206
25 UGC/FDS14/H06/14 Review of the current law school curriculum to promote the use of Cantonese in Hong Kong courtrooms Dr LEE Kim-hung
Hang Seng
24
155,595
26 UGC/FDS15/B06/14 Nonlinear Cointegration and Relevant Market Definition: A study of Grocery Markets Dr LEE Shu-kam
Shue Yan
24
385,940
27 UGC/FDS13/H10/14 Advocation that Selections of Refined Literature should be 3 styles and 76 genres Prof LEE Li-shin
Chu Hai
24
491,625
28 UGC/FDS15/H16/14 Hong Kong Journalists' Oral History Prof LEUNG Tin-wai
Shue Yan
24
614,100
29 UGC/FDS14/B12/14 Psychological Acceptance of Culture Mixing: Effects of Cultural Politeness Dr LI Dongmei
Hang Seng
24
553,005
30 UGC/FDS16/H10/14 Evaluating the effectiveness of mobile learning in nursing education Dr LI Kam-cheong
Open U
19
429,525
31 UGC/FDS13/H11/14 Filipina Domestic Helpers in Hong Kong: Language Use and Impact on the Hong Kong Speech Community Miss LI Cecilia Suet-sam
Chu Hai
24
671,379
32 UGC/FDS15/H21/14 Angry is not that Angry: Relativity of Emotion Perception and New Development of Emotional Expressions Photobank Dr LO Lap-yan
Shue Yan
24
607,823
33 UGC/FDS14/H08/14 Exploring English writing teachers' assessment practices and student perceptions of them in Hong Kong's self-financing tertiary education context Dr MA Jingjing
Hang Seng
24
562,971
34 UGC/FDS14/H09/14 Early Fatherhood among Returnees in Hong Kong: Spousal Relations, Child-rearing and Work Dr NGAN Lucille Lok-sun
Hang Seng
24
660,526
35 UGC/FDS11/E03/14 Web technologies for 3D content creation and collaborative manipulation Dr PANG Wai-man
Caritas
36
1,143,100
36 UGC/FDS14/H11/14 From the Newsroom to the Classroom: Bridging the Gap between Business Journalism Practice and Education in Hong Kong Dr SONG Zhaoxun
Hang Seng
24
340,400
37 UGC/FDS16/P02/14 Development of rapid testing methods for the authentication of Chinese Materia Medica (CMM) by mass spectrometry Dr SZE Eric Tung-po
Open U
24
707,250
38 UGC/FDS14/P01/14 New Items Count Techniques for Surveys with Sensitive Questions: Theories and Methods Prof TANG Man-lai
Hang Seng
24
618,585
39 UGC/FDS17/B02/14 Forensic Accounting Education in Hong Kong and Mainland China Dr WANG Xinhua
Tung Wah
24
296,700
40 UGC/FDS11/E06/14 Context-aware learner profiling for e-learning system: classization, groupization and personalization Prof WANG Fu-lee
Caritas
30
1,124,125
41 UGC/FDS14/B20/14 Supply chain decarbonisation: good industry practices and development of carbon footprint toolkit Dr WONG Eugene Yin-cheung
Hang Seng
24
639,055
42 UGC/FDS16/E05/14 Enabling Adaptive and Secure Cloud Connectivity for Cognitive Radio Networks Dr WONG Kin-yeung
Open U
24
584,200
43 UGC/FDS14/H12/14 A Philosophical Investigation of the Interaction between Emotion and Mood Dr WONG Muk-yan
Hang Seng
24
366,620
44 UGC/FDS14/H13/14 Systematic Biases in Hong Kong's Mandatory Provident Funds and UK's Individual Savings Account Dr WONG Ricky Siu-kuen
Hang Seng
24
589,260
45 UGC/FDS11/E08/14
(withdrawn)
An Automatic Student Program Assessment Framework with Tailorab1e and Automated Test Oracle for Computer Science Education Dr WONG Tak-lam
Caritas
36
1,149,713
46 UGC/FDS14/E05/14 Improving selection query processing speed of secure cloud database systems by tuple pruning on desensitized data Dr WONG Wai-Kit
Hang Seng
24
1,053,400
47 UGC/FDS16/B07/14 Deciphering the Myth of Chinese Emotional Display: The Impact of Chinese Cultural Values and Norms on Emotional Labour Strategies and Customer Service Evaluation Dr WOO Ka-shing
Open U
24
572,700
48 UGC/FDS16/H15/14 Analysis of repair practice and its relationship with L2 Chinese learning in online tutorial Dr YANG Ruo-wei
Open U
18
522,300
49 UGC/FDS13/H21/14 A study of Cantonese hometown associations and vegetarian halls in 20th-century Vietnam Dr YAU Chi-on
Chu Hai
24
415,380
50 UGC/FDS14/P03/14 Generalized Multicriteria Programs and Their Application in Portfolio Selection Problems Dr YU Kwok-wai
Hang Seng
24
667,115
51 UGC/FDS14/H15/14 Research on Editing the Annotations of Wuwei Medical Bamboo Slips and Related Concerns Dr YUEN Kwok-wa
Hang Seng
24
670,220