Press Release

Faculty of Science receives funding of over HK$13.5 Million from Collaborative Research Fund (CRF) 2021/22 of University Grants Committee


The Collaborative Research Fund (CRF) of the University Grants Committee comprises Collaborative Research Equipment Grant and Collaborative Research Project Grant, supporting multi-investigator, multi-disciplinary projects in order to engage more research groups in creative and high quality cross-disciplinary projects.

Two projects of the Faculty receive a funding of HK$13,534,880 from the CRF 2021/22 in January 2022. The awarded project details are listed below:

Project Coordinator


Proposal Title

Prof XU Jianliang

Computer Science

User-Controlled Secure Data Sharing and Analytics with Blockchain and Trusted Computing Technologies

Prof CAI Zongwei


Mass spectrometry-based metabolomics for the investigation of biomarkers in Parkinson’s disease

For more details about the funding results, please click here.