Central Research Facilities
The Central Research Facilities are a pillar of the University’s research infrastructure and play a vital and integral role in our multidisciplinary approach.
Aerodynamics and Acoustics Facility
World-class experimental facility that features a multi-purpose low speed tunnel and an acoustic facility, under construction.
Biosciences Central Research Facility (CWB)
Houses leading research equipment to develop advanced engineering materials technology and its applications.
Environmental Central Facility
A key support platform equipped with environmental monitoring and analytical tools for atmospheric research.
Geotechnical Centrifuge Facility
Provides cutting-edge communal equipment, training, and other activities to aid R&D in all areas of biological sciences.
Laboratory Animal Facility (CWB)
Humane care and husbandry, subject to rigorous HKUST-approved experimental protocols.
Materials Characterization and Preparation Facility (CWB)
A core facility to serve research needs for the preparation, characterization, and analysis of various advanced materials.
Materials, Design and Manufacturing Facility (CWB)
Offers unique services in engineering design and fabrication of sophisticated mechanical and electronic systems, materials processing and development.
Nanosystem Fabrication Facility (CWB)
The first and only complete nanofabrication facility set up in a Hong Kong tertiary institution.
A newly upgraded Central Research Facility that serves the needs of collaborative efforts in frontier marine science and ocean-related research.