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...2014...

01-Jan Dr Edmund Lam is appointed an associate editor of IEEE Signal Processing Letters.

...2013...

31-Oct Dr Edmund Lam received the NSFC/RGC Joint Research Scheme funding on a project entitled "Key technology in time-reversal based optical scanning holography and its application on fluorescent biological specimens."
02-Aug Dr Edmund Lam is a recipient of the 2013 IBM Faculty Award.
16-Jan Dr Edmund Lam received the university-wide Outstanding Teaching Award (team award) from the University of Hong Kong.
01-Jan Dr Edmund Lam is elevated to Fellow of OSA and Fellow of SPIE. Here is the press release from SPIE.

...2012...

18-OctPhD student Zhimin Xu is interviewed by Phoenix TV (starting around 5:07 into the program) where he comments on the technology of lightfield camera and his research efforts in this area.
30-Jun Dr Edmund Lam received the General Research Fund from the Research Grants Council of Hong Kong on a project entitled "Robust Extended Focused Imaging and Autofocusing (REFINA) in a Scanning Holographic System for Dynamic Objects."
2-MayOur article "Image reconstruction using spectroscopic and hyperspectral information for compressive terahertz imaging" is among the top downloads in the Journal of the Optical Society of America A in the area of Imaging Systems over a two-year period (2010-11).
23-Mar Our article "Three-dimensional microscopy and sectional image reconstruction using optical scanning holography" is among the 10 "Editor's Picks" in the area of Digital Holography that reflect the progress over Applied Optics journal's half a century history!

...2011...

30-Jun Dr Edmund Lam received the General Research Fund from the Research Grants Council of Hong Kong on a project entitled "Computational Holographic Imaging System for High-resolution Volume Imagery."
28-Mar Dr Edmund Lam received the engineering Best Teacher Award from the University of Hong Kong.
01-Mar The paper by Yijiang Shen, Ningning Jia, and Dr Edmund Lam in Optics Express was featured in the industry magazine Laser Focus World.

...2010...

01-Sep Dr Edmund Lam is appointed a visiting associate professor at MIT and is a teacher for the course 6.003: Signals and Systems.
31-Aug Annie Tang, Xin Zhang, and Yijiang Shen received their PhDs, while Kyle Cheng received his MPhil and continued his study at the University of Toronto.
01-Jan Dr Edmund Lam is elevated to senior membership in OSA and SPIE.

...2009...

01-Dec The paper by Xin Zhang and Dr Edmund Lam on optical scanning holography is a top download for several months in the Applied Optics journal.
19-Sep Dr Edmund Lam is a Co-Investigator of the Area of Excellence project entitled "Theory, Modeling, and Simulation of Emerging Electronics," with total funding exceeding USD 10 million. He is a group leader on "lithography modeling and device fabrication," one of the six task groups of the project.
10-Sep Dr Edmund Lam was issued a patent on IC manufacturing.
20-Mar Dr Edmund Lam delivered a keynote address at the International Semiconductor Technology Conference and China Semiconductor Technology International Conference on Computation Lithography: Virtual Reality and Virtual Virtuality (expanded version published in Optics Express).
19-Feb Dr Edmund Lam was awarded an Outstanding Young Researcher Award of the University of Hong Kong. Congratulations!

...2008...

04-Dec Dr Edmund Lam was appointed a topical editor of the Journal of the Optical Society of America A.
06-Nov Ningning Jia received the First ASML/Cymer Best Student Paper Award in the SPIE Lithography Asia conference. Congratulations!