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Invention and Commercialisation

Translating research outcomes into products and services to generate economic and societal benefits for human betterment

Patents filed/granted

 Integrating AI Techniques in Education

Personalised Vocabulary Learning System based on AI Techniques
Integrating AI Techniques in Education

 

An invention to provide learning paths and recommend personalised vocabulary learning tasks for students in universities and secondary schools. 

Awards:
Gold Medal and International Special Award at the 7th International Invention Innovation Competition in Canada (iCAN) 2022

Hong Kong Short-term Patent Granted 
China Invention Patent Filed 

LU Inventors: Haoran XIE and Man Leung WONG, Department of Computing and Decision Sciences, Faculty of Business

Power-assisted Wheelchair Control System
CREW Wheelchair | Care for the Carers

 

The handles of the wheelchair are re-designed to be pressure-sensitive. The carer can have a better sense of control with assisted power in pushing forward and holding back the wheelchair under different conditions. 

Awards:
Gold award in MUSE Design Award 2021 (Conceptual Design)
Gold Medal in the 48th Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions 

Hong Kong Short-term Patent Granted 
China Utility Model Patent Granted 

Inventor: Albert Wing Yin KO, Director, Office of Service-Learning and Lingnan Entrepreneurship Initiative

CREW Wheelchair
12° Mask

Transparent Filtration Mask
12° Mask | Barrier-free Communication

 

Catering for the needs of hearing-impaired people, this reusable anti-COVID-19 face mask has a fully transparent and anti-reflective design that makes lip-reading easier.

Awards:
1st runner up of the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) Enginpreneurs Award 2021
Gold award in MUSE Design Award 2021 (Conceptual Design)
2021 GOOD DESIGN® Award by The Chicago Athenaeum
Silver Medal in the 48th Geneva International Exhibition of Inventions

Hong Kong Short-term Patent Granted
China Utility Model Patent Granted

Inventor: Albert Wing Yin KO, Director, Office of Service-Learning and Lingnan Entrepreneurship Initiative

Curtain Providing Apposition Compound Vision with Fluid Motion
Bring new visions to appreciate the nature and release tension in urban life

 

An invention to explore and compare various inside-outside boundaries, including the skin (body-environment) and architecture (indoor-outdoor) to provide extra pleasure for the audience in appreciating window views.

Hong Kong Short-term Patent Granted
China Invention Patent Filed

Inventor: Wai Yi SO (formerly), Department of Visual Studies, Faculty of Arts

Curtain Providing Apposition Compound Vision with Fluid Motion