Installed a real-time high-speed multimedia data system in Sichuan

Dr. Y.C. Wu supervised a team of 10 students to install a high-speed data network in the multimedia computer laboratory in the Yuanjia Primary School in Deyang Sichuan. The system consists of modem, router, gigabit switches, file server and 30 sets of client terminals. The first Sichuan-Hong Kong Interactive Class had been successfully conducted through this system. Besides, the team also installed a ETV server which stored over hundred high quality ETV programs provided by the HKSAR Education Bureau. An on-line game sponsored by CLP for the promotion of environmental awareness had also been installed. Students can learn the concept of environment protection, global warming and energy saving through playing this educational game in the computer laboratory.

The members in this team were Luk Chuen Kit (CE3), Chan Yu Shing (EComE3), Cheng Yan Ming (EComE3), Chiu Ho Ming (EComE3), Jacqueline Ho (EComE3), Kam Ning (EE3), Pun Ching Yip (CE3), Wong Sze Shing (CE3), Wong Yiu Lun (CE3), Yeung Hiu Fan (EComE3).

This project is an initiative under HKU “512 Earthquake Roundtable”. More information about the project is available from the website: https://www.eee.hku.hk/~sichuan/

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Dr. Y.C. Wu and members of his team

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The team installed modem, router and switches with more than 60 RJ-45 connectors for linking the equipment in the rack (left) with the client terminals

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Jacqueline Ho (EComE3) demonstrated the ETV system and CLP environmental promotion game Mr. Luchi Chew, the Secretary of Education Bureau of the Deyang City.

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