A delegation of seven leaders including Deputy Secretary General Ruiping Gao from the Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) visited the Department of Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology (AMN) on February 28, offering guidance on how to further develop the department.
On February 23, Vice Minister of Education Zhanyuan Du paid a visit to Professor Xidong Wang's laboratory at the College of Engineering. This is part of a series of visits to Peking University by the Chinese ministry.
According to Wiley InterScience, hydrogeologists Dr. Jie Liu, Dr. Chunmiao Zheng, and Dr. Maosheng Zhang’s article “Roles of Ethics in Groundwater Management” in Ground Water (Vol. 48, No. 1) was accessed 537 times in 2010, becoming the most accessed article of the magazine that year.
Professor Xingjun Liu from Xiameng University presented his report, “Forming Mechanism of Auto-Assembly Compound Powder Materials and Simulation Coupled with Multi-Field,” to the College of Engineering on Feb. 21 at the invitation of Professor Huai Yang, director of the Department of Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology.
Professor Dongxiao Zhang, associate dean of College of Engineering was interviewed recently by Upstream, the international oil & gas newspaper, on Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) technology.……
Peking University will undertake the 2013 Solar Decathlon, a world-class collegiate teams’ competition that closely ties solar energy, emission reduction and architecture design. It will be the first time that this global competition takes place in Asia.
On January 11, the Peking University Nanomedicine Summit Forum was held at the Peking University Health Science Center.
Defa Construction Group, a successful construction enterprise from Zhejiang Province in eastern China, has generously given 20 million RMB to Peking University for technology innovation. A new College of Engineering-Defa high-tech institute will also be established at PKU.
The College of Engineering was pleased to receive three visitors from Lehigh University, USA on January 7.
On December 31, 2010, the Stanford Undergraduate Visiting Research (UGVR) Program 2011 was launched at Peking University. The College of Engineering’s Associate Dean Shaoqiang Tang , and Professor Pingchou Han attended the ceremony at Yingjie Exchange Center.