On February 28, 13 students from Yokohama National University (YNU) received certificates of attendance for participating in the PKU-YNU Short-Visit and PKU-YNU Short-Stay Programs from Executive Vice-Dean Dongxiao Zhang.
Several researchers from the College of Engineering (COE) officially launched their Singapore-based research center, SPURc, after their detailed research plan got approved at the first SPURc Steering Committee meeting held on February 24 at Peking University.
Selected COE undergraduate students will have the opportunity to study at University of Maryland for one semester in either their sophomore or junior year.
He said he believed that healthcare, energy, manpower and ports systems would become major hot areas for industrial engineering education and research.
Professor Yufeng Zheng from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and his research team have fabricated a novel Sr-based bulk metallic glass (BMG).
Zhou recognized SIT’s achievements and encouraged SIT to integrate more closely with Peking University as well as to contribute more to the local economy.
The College of Engineering organized a New Year Party for its faculty and staff on January 14 in Xin Kai Yuan Hotel. Over 100 teachers participated.
Material scientist Yanfeng Zhang from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering and her research team have accomplished synthesis of high-quality centimeter scale uniform graphene on Pt foils.
The meeting was convened by Duoxiang Wang, assistant dean of the College of Engineering and vice chair of the Committee for Technology and Entrepreneurship. Wang and all the directors of the system’s affiliate organizations attended the meeting.
The New Year Gala, an annual event of celebration of the New Year’s Day, brought to the audience an exciting watching experience with a diverse and original programme on December 12. A get-together for faculty and staff has also been scheduled on January 14.