PROCORE - France/Hong Kong Joint Research Scheme - List of Funded Projects for 2011/12
Project No. Project Title Hong Kong Partner/Institution French Partner/Institution Funding Period (year) Amount
by RGC (HK$)
1st Year 2nd Year
F-HK03/11T Wave propagation in carbon nanotubes based on a new nonlocal cylindrical shell model
Dr Chee Wah Lim/CityU Dr Noel Challamel/INSA of Rennes 1 30,600 -
F-HK05/11T Green technology for commercial building applications - from the Hong Kong and France perspective
Dr Tin Tai Chow/CityU Prof Christophe Menezo/INSA of Lyon 1 30,600 -
F-HK06/11T Stability analysis of systems with random time-varying delays: A small gain approach
Prof Jie Chen/CityU Prof Silviu-Iulian Niculescu/CNRS No 8506 2 30,600 30,600
F-HK12/11C Modern Chinese Religion: 1850-present
Prof John Lagerwey/CUHK Dr Vincent Goossaert/CNRS No. 8582 1 150,000 -
F-HK13/11C Challenges for the Regulation of Communications in the 21st Century in France and Hong Kong

Prof Sandra Marco Colino/CUHK Prof Fabienne Peraldi-Leneuf/University of Lille IIx 1 106,600 -
F-HK19/11T Heat Transfer in Rayleigh-Bénard Convection of Polymer Solutions and of Nanofluids
Prof Ke-qing Xia/CUHK Prof Denis Funfschilling/CNRS No. UPR 3349 2 31,000 31,000
F-HK21/11T A New Paradigm for Geophysical Imaging - with Applications for Mineral/Energy Exploration, Seismic Surveying, and Archeological Subsurface Imaging
Dr Thomas Kainam Wong/PolyU Dr Sebastian Miron/University of Nancy 1 2 30,600 30,600
F-HK22/11T Minimizing Inventory Level through Supply Chain Collaboration
Dr Sai Ho Chung/PolyU Prof Van-Dat Cung/Grenoble Institute of Technology 2 30,600 30,600
F-HK29/11T Computational studies of conformational dynamics of the RNA-induced silencing complex and design of miRNAs to target oncogenes
Dr Xuhui Huang/HKUST Dr Julie Bernauer/INRIA 2 27,000 27,000
F-HK30/11T Characterisation and modelling of structured clays
Dr Béatrice Anne Baudet/HKU Prof Pierre Delage/Ecole des Ponts-ParisTech 2 30,600 30,600
F-HK31/11T Private Recommendation System in Social Networks

Dr Hubert Tsz Hong Chan/HKU Dr Pierre Senellart/Telecom ParisTech 2 31,250 31,250
F-HK35/11T Theoretical and Experimental investigations on a Recently Discovered Phenomenon in Metals and Alloys: Recrystallization Induced Plasticity (RIP) Dr Mingxin Huang/HKU Dr Anne Francoise Gourgues/University of Mines ParisTech 2 30,600 30,600
F-HK39/11T Vector valued Nevanlinna theory and systems of algebraic differential equations

Dr Tuen Wai Ng/HKU Prof Robert Conte/
Ècole normale supérieure de Cachan
2 21,600 21,600