Our innovative research hub integrates the development of disciplines and emerging industries of strategic importance.


Global recruiting gathers the world’s leading scholars and scientists at CUHK-Shenzhen.


We are in close collaboration with 140 global partner universities.

Research Summary

Rising up to the challenges and opportunities of the Greater Bay Area and modern China at large, CUHK-Shenzhen is strengthening its research teams of experts and professionals to break new ground with cutting-edge research, and to make a positive impact on a global scale.

Research Fields

Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

We investigate the techniques used to simulate and extend people's intelligence, and apply such technology to the development of robots.

Big Data and Data Science

We inquire into basic scientific problems and key technical issues of exploratory research to enhance the practical application of big data technology.

New Energy and Energy Efficiency Management

Fueled by new technology, we develop and make better use of renewable energy, establishing a comprehensive energy efficiency management system through the integration of resources.

Economics, Finance and Logistics

Through the modern economic and financial and logistics research, enhance the financial education, research, communication and innovation and practical ability.

Bioinformatics and Innovative Drug Discovery

We collate and analyze biological data through means and methods of biology, computer science, information technology and apply our research to drug design and development.

Materials science

Studying the connections between the underlying structure of a material, its properties, its processing methods and its performance in applications.


Interview with Prof. Stephen Boyd: A Scholar with Entrepreneurship

Prof. Stephen Boyd

Member of the National Academy of Engineering, IEEE Fellow