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(2017) Z. Yao won the Best Student Paper Award in the 18th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference 2017.
Paper title: Vertically Embedded Multimode-Interference Waveguide-Based Optical Stretchers for Mechanical Characterization of Cells

(2017) K. Wu won the Best Student Paper Award 1st prize for the Optics and Photonics subcommittee at the 39th Progress in Electromagnetics Research Symposium (PIERS 2017).
Paper title: Heterogeneously Integrated III-V-on-silicon Microspiral Disk Lasers for Optical Interconnects

(2017) Z. Yao won the Maiman Outstanding Student Paper Competition Honorable Mentions in the CLEO 2017
Paper title: Vertically Embedded Multimode-Interference Waveguide-Based Optical Stretchers for Mechanical Characterization of Cells

(2015) J. Wang won the Best Paper Award (the champion) in the 16th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference
Paper title: Coupled-resonator optical-waveguide-based label-free biosensors using visible-light-scattering pattern recognition

(2015) Y. Li won the Best Paper Award in the Asia Communications and Photonics (ACP) Conference
Paper title: Actively stabilized silicon microrings integrated with surface-state-absorption photomonitors at 1310 nm using a slope-detection method

(2014) Y. Li won the Best Paper Award (the champion) in the 15th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference
Paper title: Active resonance wavelength stabilization for silicon microring resonators with an in-resonator defect-state-absorption-based photodetector

(2013) J. Wang won the Best Paper Award (1st Runner-up) in the 14th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference
Paper title: Microring Resonator-based Microparticle and Cell Concentrator with Reconfigurable Trapping Capacity on an Optofluidic Chip

(2012) T. Lei won the Best Paper Award (the champion) in the 13th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference
Paper title: Microparticle fractionation using optical lattices from silicon-on-insulator multimode interferometer waveguides

(2012) T. Lei won Best Student Paper Award (2nd place) in the IEEE 9th International Conference on Group IV Photonics
Paper title: Silicon-on-Insulator 100um-Core Multimode Interferometer Waveguides for Two-Dimensional Microparticle Trapping and Manipulation

(2011) H. Cai won the Best Paper Award (the champion) in the 12th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference
Paper title: Optical manipulation of micro and nanoparticles using multimode interference power splitters

(2010) S. Feng won the Best Paper Award (2nd runner up) in the 11th IEEE Photonics Society Hong Kong Chapter Postgraduate Conference
Paper title: Electro-optical tunable time delay and advance in a silicon feedback-microring resonator

(2009) X. Luo won the IEEE Photonics Society Best Student Paper Award for the 14th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference (OECC 2009)
Paper title: Dual-microring resonator-coupled cross-connect switch element for on-chip optical interconnection

(2008) X. Luo was honored with "Best Presentation Award " in the 9th IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS) Postgraduate Conference.
Paper title: Double-notch microdisk resonator-based devices with gapless coupling in silicon chip

(2007) H. Chen was honored with "Best Presentation Award " in the 8th IEEE (Hong Kong) Lasers and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS) Postgraduate Conference.
Paper title: Nonlinear response of silicon double-notch-shaped microdisk resonators with non-evanescent coupling

(2006) L. Zhou won the 7th IEEE (Hong Kong) Lasers and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS) Postgraduate Conference Best Paper Award (2nd runner up).

(2004) K. K. Tsia won the 5th IEEE (Hong Kong) Lasers and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS) Postgraduate Conference Best Paper Award (the champion).
Paper title: Hexagonal planar photonic-crystal embedded microcavities

(2010) Y. Liu won the Gold Award for the President’s Cup.
Project title: Optothermal Manipulation of Microparticles

(2010) Y. Liu won the 1st Runner-Up for Mr. Armin and Mrs. Lillian Kitchell Undergraduate Research Award for the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP).
Project title: Optothermal Manipulation of Microparticles

(2009) Y. Liu was honored with "Best Presentation Award " in the 10th IEEE (Hong Kong) Photonics Society Postgraduate Conference.
Paper title: Optothermal Coherent Manipulation of Microparticles

(2007) CHAN Wing Shan, LO Chi Fung & SIU Kin Tung received Honorable Mention for The President's Cup.
Project title:Subwavelength Optical Probing of Fluidic Microparticle

(2007) LIEW Seng Fatt won the 1st Runner-Up for the ELEC/EEIC Best FYP Awards.
Project title:Optical Manipulation

(2006) CHENG Ka Fai, LEE Chi Yan & NG Chu Fung Clement won the Silver Award for the President's Cup.
Project title:Surface Plasmon Resonance Assisted Optical Imaging

(2006) CHENG Ka Fai, LEE Chi Yan & NG Chu Fung Clement won the 2nd Runner-Up for the ELEC/EEIC Best FYP Awards.
Project title:Surface Plasmon Resonance Assisted Optical Imaging

(2005) LEE Yi Ho & WONG Wai Kuen won the 2nd Class Honor Award for the Challenge Cup National Competition.
Project title:Optical fiber based microscopes for sub-micrometer imaging (光纖掃瞄光學顯微鏡)

(2005) LEE Yi Ho & WONG Wai Kuen were the winner for the President's Cup.
Project title:Optical fiber based microscopes for sub-micrometer imaging

(2004) LEE Yi Ho & WONG Wai Kuen won the 1st Runner-up for the ELEC/EEIC Best FYP Awards.
Project title:Photonic Nanojet Scanning Microscopy

(2004) WAN Wenjie received Honorable Mention for the President's Cup.
Project title:Optical micro-pillar resonators coupled with fiber tapers for optical communications

(2004) TSIA Kin Man & CHENG Chi Lok won the Champion for ELEC/EEIC Best FYP Awards.
Project title:Nano Magneto Optics