Prof Huang Bo awarded One-off Collaborative Research Fund (CRF)!

Congratulations to Prof. Huang Bo on receiving the one-off Collaborative Research Fund (CRF) Coronavirus and Novel Infectious Diseases Research Exercise!

Administered by the RGC, the Collaborative Research Fund (CRF) aims to encourage research groups in the UGC-funded universities to engage in collaborative research across disciplines and/or across universities, with a view to enhancing the research output of universities in terms of attainment, quantity, dimension and/or impact. CRF is one of the most competitive research grants in Hong Kong, the awarded project has gone through vigorous review process. 

Project Title Amount Awarded
Assessment and implementation of non-pharmaceutical interventions to avoid COVID-19 resurgences: Accounting for human mobility, contacts and behavioral change using both big and small data HK$3,512,631


The project is in collaboration with Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care, Business School, and Department of Sociology of CUHK, University of Southampton, UK, and Tencent.

Source: https://www.ugc.edu.hk/eng/rgc/funding_opport/crf/funded%20research/20-21.html