National Natural Science Award 2017

For achievements in artificial intelligence with the project “Clustering, knowledge leveraging and learning in neuro-fuzzy system model construction”, Second-class Award, Ministry of Education, People’s Republic of China. [Certificate]

Faculty Team Award for Outstanding Performance/Achievement in Services 2014/15

Project Team: PolyU-Henry G. Leong Mobile Integrative Health Centre, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Silver medal

Project: Haptic platform for self-care training in occupational therapy, The 42th International Exhibition of Innovations of Geneva, Switzerland, 2-6 April 2014 [Gallery]

Honourable mention

Project: Haptic platform for self-care training in occupational therapy, China Delegation of the 42th International Exhibition of Innovations of Geneva, China Patent Information Center, State Intellectual Property Office, People’s Republic of China, 2-6 April 2014 [Gallery]

First-runner up

Project: An Innovative Rehabilitation Simulation System for Learning Activities of Daily Living
The First Hong Kong Innovation Day, 11 Dec 2013 [Gallery]

Best Innovation and Research (Postgraduates & Open) Special Mention – Social Responsibility

Project: A computerized handwriting training system for children with upper extremity disability
Hong Kong Information and Communications Technology Awards, 3 Apr 2012 [Gallery]

TV Coverage

Research project featured in the TV programme “最強生命線” on the topic of dementia, broadcasted on 13 Sep 2021 at the HKTVB, channel 85, 8:30-9:00 pm [Excerpt] [Full Programme]

Media Interview

Media Interview (11 May 2021) on the prediction of the risk of dementia using machine learning and community health data


An Intelligent and Immersive Training System and Device for Nasogastric Tube Placement 一种用于鼻胃管操作实训的智能沉浸式教学系统及装置 (App. No. 201410220519.0, 6 July 2018), China Patent Office

System and Method for Detection of Impairment in Cognitive Function (Filed, 9 Mar 2021, App. No. US17/196,626), United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Press Conference

Press Conference (30 May 2016) on the development of nasogastric tube placement training system with virtual reality



Ming Pao JUMP (13 Nov 2020)

Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK): Episode 11 “智能認知障礙症風險預測系統” of the radio programme Health GPS under the Community Involvement Broadcasting Service (CIBS) (19 June 2020, 20:30- 21:00)


Headline Daily (16 April 2016)
Headline Daily (23 April 2016)


Ming Pao JUMP (16 Jan 2015)
Hong Kong Entrepreneurs (Apr-Jun 2015)


Excel@PolyU (April 2014)
FHSS Newsletter (April 2014)
Oriental Daily (7 May 2014)
Sing Tao Daily (7 May 2014)
Tai Kung Pao (7 May 2014)
Sing Pao (7 May 2014)
Hong Kong Daily News (7 May 2014)
Sun Daily (7 May 2014)
Apple Daily (7 May 2014)
Feature Story in SN Newsletter (June 2014)


Oriental Daily (12 December)
The Sun (12 December)


Recruit (4 March)
CyberTherapy & Rehabilitation Magazine – Medical Simulation Issue (Issue 4/2011)


Ming Pao (9 February)
ATV Money Link (1 March): 4:30-5:04
South China Morning Post (25 March)


Sing Tao Daily (14 April)
Oriental Daily (17 April)
Apple Daily (11 November)


Phoenix TV (10 November)