PROCORE - France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme 2006/2007 Supported Applications

New Grants

Project No. Project Title Hong Kong Partner/Institution French Partner/Institution Funding Period (year)
F-HK02/06T Qualitative Analysis, Bifurcation and Applications of the Generalized Lorenz System Prof Guanrong Chen/CityU Dr Guoting Chen/CNRS No. 8524 2
F-HK06/06T Novel Metal-Carboranyl Complexes and Their Applications in Catalysis Prof Zuowei Xie/CUHK Dr Christian Bruneau/CNRS No. UMR 6226 2
F-HK07/06T Vibration Control Using Smart Materials Prof Wei-hsin Liao/CUHK Prof Roger Ohayon/CNAM 2
F-HK10/06C Religion and Social Integration in Chinese Societies: Exploring Sociological Approaches to the Study of Religion in the Chinese World Prof Peter Tze-ming Ng/CUHK Dr Vincent Goossaert/CNRS UMR 8582 1
F-HK14/06T Mechanisms and Abatement of the Rain-wind-induced Cable Vibration of Cable-stayed Bridges Dr Yu Zhou/PolyU Dr Olivier Flamand/Centre Scientifique et Technique du Batiment (CSTB) 2
F-HK17/06T Non-contact methods for liquid crystal alignment and anchoring strength control and their practical application Prof Vladimir Chigrinov/HKUST Dr Ivan Dozov/Nemoptic 2
F-HK20/06T Development of a high-frequency MEMS sensor for aero-acoustical measurements Prof Man Wong/HKUST Dr Libor Rufer/CNRS No. 5159 2
F-HK21/06T Regulation of PRiMA, an anchor of acetylcholinesterase (AChE), in brain and muscle Dr Karl W K Tsim/HKUST Dr Jean Massoulie/CNRS UMR 8544 2
F-HK22/06T Large deviations of Gaussian random fields Prof Qiman Shao/HKUST Prof Yueyun Hu/University of Paris 13 2
F-HK23/06T Use of an integrated biological system to investigate the calcium-regulated genes that are involved in determination and differentiation during development Dr Andrew L Miller/HKUST Dr Marc Moreau/CNRS UMR5547 2
F-HK27/06T The development of polymer-supported phoshites for use in nitrone reduction reactions Dr Patrick Henry Toy/HKU Dr Sandrine Py/CNRS (UMR 5616 SC) Universite Joseph Fourier 2
F-HK30/06T Age and significance of normal faulting in south and central Tibet Prof Jonathan Clement Aitchison/HKU Dr Nicolas Olivier Arnaud/CNRS UMR 5573 CNRS Lab Dynamique de la Lithosphere (LDL) 2
F-HK31/06T Isoprenoid biosynthesis via the methylerythritol phosphate (MEP) pathway: proteomic analysis and identification of targets for inhibition Dr Rory Munro Watt/HKU Dr Myriam Seemann/CNRS UMR 7177 Institut de Chimie de Strasbourg 2
F-HK32/06T Computational algebraic geometry for industrial applications Dr Wenping Wang/HKU Dr Bernard Mourrain/INRIA Sophia Antipolis 2

Release of 2nd year funds

Project No. Project Title Hong Kong Partner/Institution French Partner/Institution
F-HK01/05T Polymer Surface Emitting Optical Source Using Resonant Grating Prof Edwin Yue-bun Pun/CityU Prof Olivier Parriaux/CNRS No.5516, University of Saint-Etienne
F-HK04/05T Knowledge Representation Issues for the Performance Evaluation of Graphic Symbol Recognition Methods Dr WenYin Liu/CityU Prof Karl Tombre/INRIA, LORIA, Campus scientifique
F-HK09/05T Visualization-based Maritime Trajectory Data Modeling and Analyzing Prof Hui Lin/CUHK Prof Christophe Claramunt/IRENAV EA 3634
F-HK16/05T New Models and Protocols for Cooperation Problems in Distributed Computing Systems Dr Jiannong Cao/PolyU Prof Michel Raynal/IRISA, University of Rennes 1
F-HK18/05T Integrated microfluidic system using giant electrorheological fluid Prof Yi-Kuen Lee/HKUST Prof Patrick Tabeling/CNRS No. 7083
F-HK19/05T Temperature-modulated tin oxide sensors and biologically inspired processing for electronic nose applications Prof Amine Bermak/HKUST Dr Dominique Martinez/CNRS No. 7503
F-HK21/05T Confinement and ordering in a monolayer of carbon nanotubes at an air-water interface, in a freestanding surfactant bilayer, and onto a solid substrate Prof Penger Tong/HKUST Dr Jean- Jacques Benattar/CEA Saclay
F-HK26/05T Significant of double-stranded RNA-dependent protein kinase in neuronal death of Alzheimer's disease Dr. R.C.C. Chang/HKU Prof. Jacques Hugon/University of Paris
F-HK27/05T Optical properties of ZnO nanostructures Dr. A. Djurisic/HKU Prof. Jean-Michel Nu/University of Angers
F-HK29/05T Exact solutions of algebraic differential equations Dr. T.W. Ng/HKU Prof. Robert Conte/CEA