Grants

We are indebted to the Research Grants Council (RGC) of the University Grants Committee for their support in pushing the boundaries of mathematics. They contributed to the projects listed below:

Project Title PI Funding Source
Mathematics in the Estimation of Point-spread Functions in Ground-based Astronomy through Turbulence Prof. Raymond Honfu CHAN Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Open Gromov-Witten theory and Mirror Symmetry for Toric Varieties Prof. Kwok Wai CHAN Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Space-time Multiscale Methods for the Wave Equation in Heterogeneous media Prof. Eric Tsz Shun CHUNG Germany Academic Exchange Service and Research Grant Council - Joint Research Scheme
Multiscale model reduction techniques for coupled flow and transport in porous media Prof. Eric Tsz Shun CHUNG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
On the Cauchy problem of Boltzmann equations in Besov spaces Prof. Renjun DUAN Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Induced Dirichlet forms on Self-similar sets Prof. Ka Sing LAU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
The Harnack inequalities and the Jordan-Kinderlehrer-Otto schemes Prof. Paul Woon Yin LEE Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Floer theoretic invariants in gauge theory and symplectic geometry Prof. Yi Jen LEE Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Geometry of Calabi-Yau manifolds Prof. Conan Nai Chung LEUNG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Global questions in differential geometry on holographic principles Prof. Martin Man Chun LI Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Variational Analysis with respect to a Smooth Set and Applications Prof. Kung Fu NG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Topology of DNA Prof. Zhongtao WU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Symmetric spaces and Bruhat-Tits building via Moy-Prasad theory Prof. Jiu Kang YU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Restrictions of pseudodifferential operators of mixed homogeneities Prof. Po Lam YUNG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Mathematical and Numerical Study of Non-conforming Finite Element Methods for Maxwell’s Equations in Inhomogeneous Media and Related Inverse Problems Prof. Jun ZOU National Natural Science Foundation and Research Grant Council - Joint Research Scheme
A general framework for developing direct sampling-type methods for some severely ill-posed nonlinear inverse problems Prof. Jun ZOU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Project Title PI Funding Source
Perturbative quantum field theory and mirror symmetry Prof. Kwok Wai CHAN Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Stability of non-trivial profiles for the Boltzmann equation with self-consistent forces Prof. Renjun DUAN Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Geometric and dimensional properties of fractals under projections and intersections Prof. Dejun FENG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
SYZ mirror symmetry Prof. Conan Nai Chung LEUNG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Min-max constructions in geometry and applications Prof. Martin Man Chun LI Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Variational models for registration problems of inconsistent shapes Prof. Ronald Lok Ming LUI Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Problems in Dehn Surgery and Finite Type Invariant Prof. Zhongtao WU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
On Periodic Solutions to the One-Dimensional Compressible Euler Equations Prof. Zhouping XIN Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Compensation for the failures of some critical Sobolev embeddings Prof. Po Lam YUNG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Project Title PI Funding Source
Flexible Two-stage Methodology for Image Segmentation Prof. Raymond Honfu CHAN Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Integrable systems, flag varieties and mirror symmetry Prof. Kwok Wai CHAN Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Initial trace and parabolic problems with general initial data Prof. Kai Seng CHOU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Simultaneous reconstruction of metric tensors and obstacles using incomplete boundary data Prof. Eric Tsz Shun CHUNG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Tree structure and boundary theories on fractals Prof. Ka Sing LAU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Geometry of Special Holonomy Prof. Conan Nai Chung LEUNG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Stability and Tilt-Stability of Holder-Order Local Minima Prof. Kung Fu NG Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Some problems in Kahler geometry and mathematical general relativity Prof. Luen Fai TAM Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Applications of Floer homology in low-dimensional topology Prof. Zhongtao WU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Stability and dynamical theory for solutions to the gauged O(3) sigma model Prof. Yong YU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund
Efficient Mathematical Approximations and their Analyses for a Nonlinear Helmholtz-type System Prof. Jun ZOU Research Grants Council - General Research Fund