PROCORE - France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme - List of Funded Projects for 2009/2010

New Grants

Project No. Project Title Hong Kong Partner/Institution French Partner/Institution Funding Period (year) Amount Awarded
by RGC (HK$)
F-HK13/09T A Collaborative Study of Tropospheric Ozone in East Asia
Prof Tao Wang/PolyU Dr Valerie Thouret/University of Toulouse 2 30,600
Noise Transmission Through Double-walled Structures: Modeling, Control and Applications
Prof Li Cheng/PolyU Prof Jean-Louis Guyader/INSA-Lyon
2 31,250
F-HK18/09T Wastes reuse to produce carbonaceous porous materials for removal of toxic trace elements from water
Prof Gordon Mckay/HKUST Dr Claire Gerente/CNRS No. 6144 2 21,600
F-HK20/09T Experimental study of interfacial dynamics: from supported membranes to micro-menisci of a bubble mattress
Prof Penger Tong/HKUST Prof Elisabeth Charlaix/Universite Lyon 1 2 14,000
F-HK23/09C Alzheimer's Disease Conference: From Public Health to Therapeutic Insights

Dr Raymond Chuen Chun Chang/HKU Prof Jacques Hugon /Universiti Paris 7 - Denis Diderot 1 124,900

Release of 2nd year funding

Project No. Project Title Hong Kong Partner/Institution French Partner/Institution Amount Awarded
by RGC (HK$)
F-HK05/08T Total Variation Based Basis Pursuit Model for Image Restoration
Prof Michael Kwok-po Ng/HKBU Prof Alain Trouve/CNRS No.
F-HK08/08T The Weighted Thermodynamic Formalism and Multifractal Analysis on Self-Affine Carpets
Prof De-jun Feng/CUHK Prof Julien Barral/Institut National de Recherche en Informatique Automatique
F-HK14/08T Matching Digital Terrain Models Using Quantitative and Qualitative Techniques
Dr Eric Guilbert/PolyU Dr Eric Saux/Ecole Navale
F-HK15/08T Control and Impact of Residual Stresses on the Mechanical Behaviour of Bulk Metallic Glasses
Prof Jian Lu/PolyU Dr Jean-Jacques Blandin/CNRS
F-HK21/08T Integrated wireless capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducer for bio-medical applications
Prof Jie Yuan/HKUST Dr Libor Rufer/CNRS No. 5159
F-HK22/08T Towards a THz laser based on cyclotron emission
Dr Jiannong Wang/HKUST Dr Angela Vasanelli/University of Paris Diderot
F-HK27/08T A metallomic approach to analyze bismuth- and nickel-binding proteins in cells Dr Hongzhe Sun/HKU Prof Ryszard Lobinski/CNRS No.
F-HK28/08T Synthesis and catalytic applications in alkynes activation of novel polymeric materials based on ferrocenyl polyphosphines
Dr Patrick Toy/HKU Dr Jean-Cyrille Hierso/CNRS No. 5260/University of Bourgogne