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Sapphire thin film coated substrate developed by HKBU physicist wins Excellence award in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) High-Value Patent Portfolio Contest 2021

2022.2.11

The research on Sapphire thin film coated substrate, developed by Professor Cheah Kok Wai, Dr Elizabeth K. S. Law Endowed Professor in Advanced Materials and Chair Professor of the Department of Physics, won the Excellence award in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) High-Value Patent Portfolio Contest 2021, co-organised by the Guangdong Administration for Market Regulation (Guangdong Intellectual Property Administration), the Intellectual Property Department of the Government of the Hong Kong SAR, the Economic Bureau of the Government of the Macao SAR and the Foshan Municipal Government. This national contest aims to strengthen the role of intellectual property in supporting innovation with the collaborative efforts of Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao. It is also an important initiative to promote quality development in the GBA.

Source: Cathay Photonics Ltd.