Call for Proposals - Batch 6 R&D Projects - HKUST-Bright Dream Robotics Joint Research Institute (HBJRI)
HKUST-Bright Dream Robotics Joint Research Institute (HBJRI) cordially invites HKUST faculty to express interest in the themes and topics released by the Guangdong Bright Dream Robotics Co. Ltd. (BDR), and submit project proposals.
This batch of call for proposals has the following Pre-defined research topics:
Pre-defined research topics:
Research on network security technology in cloud environment
Research on recognition technology based on component characteristics in BIM design
Research on blockchain based BIM asset protection and storage technology
Research on engineering drawing recognition and structured data generation based on deep learning
Research on in-depth text understanding and knowledge base construction for architecture
Research on safety risk and early warning mechanism of foundation pit
Research on rapid modeling and updating technology of digital twin for foundation pit
Research on key technologies of quadruped robot
A new type of solid-state on-chip lidar system (phase one)
Ultra high performance concrete (UHPC) interior decoration board
Experimental study and standard compilation of New Composite Floor
Development of a wide-angle sub-millimeter precision close-range depth camera
Construction quality detection and building environment perception based on small sample learning
Navigation, positioning and recognition system for indoor UAV
UAV multi-degree-of-freedom manipulator system
Research on the key technical problems of mortar for plastering robot
Testing and risk assessment of external wall spraying robot
Remarks: English versions of the topics are for reference only. In case of discrepancies, the Simplified Chinese version shall prevail.
Technical details of the pre-defined research topics:
Available upon expression of interest
Typically around 1 year (including R&D and acceptance testing by user; depending on project requirements)
Typically around HK$2 - 3.5 million per project (depending on project nature and duration)
- Faculty express their interest by here. Details of the projects will then be released to those who show interest.
- HBJRI will facilitate communication between HKUST faculty and BDR R&D teams on the project’s research direction and technical specifications.
- Faculty can then submit a full proposal for panel selection and review after confirming contents with BDR R&D team.
Due Date of Expression of Interest
23 Apr 2021 17:00 or until the project is granted
Annie Kong firstname.lastname@example.org +852 2358 8368
Joshua Leung email@example.com +852 2358 6164
About Guangdong Bright Dream Robotics Co. Ltd. (BDR)
Founded by Mr Yeung Kwok-Keung in 1992, Country Garden is a listed company in Hong Kong which has grown to become one of the Fortune Global 500s - an authoritative global company ranking. Expanding its business to innovation and technology, Mr Yeung established BDR in July 2018. BDR focuses on developing core robotics technologies and intelligent manufacturing through research and development on the autonomous systems, Internet of Things, AI, cloud computing, and big data platform, for ready deploying into various areas, such as construction, restaurant, smart community/living, smart agriculture, etc.
About HKUST-Bright Dream Robotics Joint Research Institute (HBJRI)
HBJRI has been established as a unique platform to strengthen the collaboration between University and Industry in research innovation and talent development, with focus on mutually interested areas including construction, robotics, artificial intelligence, big data, smart cities and smart living, thus supporting the transition of Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area into a knowledge-based economy through the development and commercialisation in innovation and technology.
For more information about HBJRI, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.