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2017

Building Abbreviations
 
Area 39 (Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building)
BMS (Choh-Ming Li Basic Medical Sciences Building)
ELB (Esther Lee Building, Sin Wai Kin Hall)
LHC (Y.C. Liang Hall)
LSB (Lady Shaw Building)
MMW (Mong Man Wai Building)
SC (Science Centre)
YIA (Yasumoto International Academic Park) 
 

 

Date Time Venue Speaker Seminar Title  Organizer  
Apr 7, 8 and 10, 2017    

Professor CHU Ka Hou, Associate Head, New Asia College, CUHK

Date: Apr 7, 2017 (Friday)

Time: 1130 am - 115 pm

Venue: Sir Run Run Shaw Hall, CUHK

Professor Hui Ho Lam, Jerome, Assistant Professor, School of Life Sciences, CUHK

Date: Apr 8, 2017 (Saturday)

Time: 430 pm - 600 pm

Venue: Lecture Hall, Hong Kong Science Museum

Professor Wong Kam Bo, Director, School of Life Sciences, CUHK

Date: Apr 10, 2017 (Monday)

Time: 530 pm - 700 pm

Venue: LT5, Lady Shaw Building, CUHK 

The Power of Evolution and the Path to Scientific Discovery

 

 

 

 

 

The Tree of Life: an Idea that Changed the World

 

 

 

 

 

 

Embryos, Evolution and the Homeobox: Why Animals are Similar and Different Yen Kwo Yung Lecture in Life Sciences

Jointly organized by New Asia College and School of Life Sciences, CUHK
           
Mar 30, 2017 1230 - 1315 SC L2 Professor Xuelu Wang, Dean of School of Life Sciences, Huazhong Agriculture University, China  Brassinosteroid signaling network and plant development School of Life Sciences
           
Mar 23, 2017 1230 - 1315 SC L2 Professor Kenneth MY Leung, Professor, School of Biological Sciences, HKU Something about a predatory gastropod: from eating soup to changing sex School of Life Sciences
           
Mar 16, 2017 1230 - 1315 SC L2 Professor Alex Sai-Kit Law, Professor, Nanyang Technical University, Singapore The Origins of Death and Sex School of Life Sciences
           
Mar 14, 2017 1000 - 1100 SC L5 Professor Sabeeha Merchant, Professor of Biochemistry, Director, Institute for Genomics and Proteomics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Editor-in-Chief, The Plant Cell, Editor, Annual Review of Plant Biology, Member of the National Academy of Sciences (USA), Member of Leopoldina A Day in the Life of Chlamydomonas School of Life Sciences
           
Mar 9, 2017 1230 - 1315 SC L2 Professor Jonathan M Adams, Seoul National University, Korea The hidden effects of tropical forest logging and conversion: a view from soil DNA School of Life Sciences
           
Mar 8, 2017 1430 - 1700 SC297 Professor Michael Rychlik, Chair of Analytical Food Chemistry Technical University of Munich, Germany Using Stable Isotopes in Quantitation and Assessing Activity of Trace Compounds in Foods School of Life Sciences
           
Feb 23, 2017 1430 LHC G03 Dr Simon Yung Wa Sin, Post-doctoral Fellow, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University Behavioural ecology of two highly olfactory species School of Life Sciences
           
Feb 22, 2017 1530 - 1700 MMW706 Prof Cao Xiaofeng, Division of Life Sciences and Medical Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences Dynamic Histone Methylation in Higher Plants School of Life Sciences
Feb 9, 2017 1230 - 1315 SC L2 Professor John Giesy, PhD.  Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, University of Saskatchewan, Canada Chemistry and Toxicology of Oil Sands Process Affected Water School of Life Sciences
Jan 20, 2017 1430 SC 297

Dr Nicholas Ching-Hai WU, Croucher Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Integrative Structural and Computational Biology, The Scripps Research Institute

Studying influenza A virus via high-throughput genetics School of Life Sciences
     

 

   
 Jan 19, 2017 1100   Rm G02, Lo Kwee-Seong Integrated Biomedical Sciences Building, Area 39

Professor Elizabeth De Lange, Leiden University, Netherlands

Predicting human brain pharmacokinetics and effects using translational modeling of rat microdialysis data  School of Life Sciences 
     

 

   
Jan 12, 2017 1230 - 1315 SC L2

Professor Timothy BONEBRAKE, Assistant Professor, School of Biological Sciences, HKU

Climate change, illegal wildlife trade and cumulative threats to tropical biodiversityseminar School of Life Sciences