HUI, Yuk 許煜

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  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Cybernetics
  • German Idealism
  • Heidegger
  • History of Philosophy
  • History of Technology/Nature
  • Lyotard
  • Media Theory
  • Mou Zongsan
  • Neo/New Confucianism
  • Phenomenology
  • Philosophy of Technology
  • Simondon


Professor Yuk Hui wrote his doctoral thesis under the French philosopher Bernard Stiegler (1952-2020) at Goldsmiths College in London and obtained his Habilitation in philosophy from Leuphana University in Germany. Hui is author of several monographs that have been translated into a dozen languages (German, French, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Norwegian, Polish, Czech and Portuguese), including On the Existence of Digital Objects (2016), The Question Concerning Technology in China:-An Essay in Cosmotechnics (2016), Recursivity and Contingency ( 2019), and Art and Cosmotechnics (2021). Hui is co-editor of 30 Years after Les Immatériaux: Art, Science and Theory (2015) and editor of Philosophy after Automation (Philosophy Today, Vol.65. No.2, 2021), among others. His articles appear in periodicals such as Research in Phenomenology, Metaphilosophy, Philosophy Today, Angelaki, Theory Culture and Society, Foundation of Sciences, Derrida Today, Cahiers Simondon, Deleuze Studies, Jahrbuch Technikphilosophie, Techné, and NanoEthics.

Hui has been the convenor of the Research Network for Philosophy and Technology since 2014 and sits as a juror of the Berggruen Prize for Philosophy and Culture since 2020. He is the recipient of the SCM Distinguished Research Award (2022) and Humanities and Social Sciences Prestigious Fellowship (2022-2023).