September 2, 2010

Edward Wu Receives Outstanding Research Postgraduate Student Award

Edward Wu, a MPhil graduate of the Department of Computer Science, was awarded as Outstanding Research Postgraduate Student of HKU. This award is established by the Graduate School to give due recognition to research postgraduate students who have submitted a thesis of exceptional quality and have demonstrated outstanding performance in other academic aspects.

Edward completed the BSc(CSIS) programme in 2007 and continued his MPhil study in the area of Bioinformatics under the supervision of Professor T.W. Lam. He was placed twice on the Dean's Honours List during his undergraduate study.

The title of Edward's MPhil thesis is "Improved Indexing for Next Generation Bioinformatics Applications", which can be read from HKU These Online.