ZJU NEWSROOM

ZJU Gets Through to Final of ASC16

2016-03-10

Zhejiang University performed spectacularly in ASC16 (2016 ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge) Preliminary Contest, one of the top three supercomputer contests in the world, and made it to the final. The ZJU team is headed by Chen Jianhai of the College  of Computer Science and Technology and is composed of sophomores and juniors, including Shan Ting, Cao Shuxiang, Xu Qiyuan, Zhu Dinghan, He...

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Wu Zhaohui Meets with Alumni in San Francisco

2016-03-09

On March 6, the ZJU delegation led by President Wu Zhaohui had a meeting with over 200 alumni in San   Francisco to talk about the development of our university.Wu Zhaohui introduced to the participants the latest development of ZJU, the blueprint for its future development and the celebration of its 120th anniversary. He hoped that the ZJU Alumni Association can amass more resources so as to...

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Song Yonghua Visits UIUC to Thrash out Details about ZJU-UIUC Institute

2016-03-09

The ZJU delegation, including Prof. Song Yonghua, Vice Executive President of ZJU and Dean of ZJU-UIUC Institute, and Ying Yibin, Vice President of ZJU and Executive Dean of ZJU-UIUC Institute, visited the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) on March 4-5. The delegation held 5 talks with relevant leaders at UIUC, attended 5 forums on major programs and visited 3 laboratories. They di...

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ZJU and UWA Launch Joint Program in Clinical Medicine

2016-03-08

On February 29, Prof. Zheng Minghao, Associate Dean for International Affairs of the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, paid a special visit to the School of Medicine, Zhejiang  University to put into practice the joint program in clinical medicine which was initially proposed in November, 2015.Both parties agreed to enroll approximately 20-30 students in September this year....

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ZUCH Wins Two 2nd Prizes at 1st National Maternal and Child Health Science & Technology Award

2016-03-08

The 1st National Maternal and Child Health Science & Technology Convention was held in Beijing on February 19. The Convention announced the selection of 99 projects as recipients of the 1st Maternal and Child Health Science & Technology Award. Children’s Hospital affiliated to Zhejiang University clinched two 2nd prizes: Fundamental Clinical Research into Comprehensive Treatment of Critic...

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International Summer School at ZJU

2016-03-04

As of 2015, Zhejiang University has set up special funds for schools, departments or institutes to offer courses to international postgraduate students as part of the International Summer School.In 2015, it launched 4 programs, including the International Doctoral Summer School of China’s Innovation Circles and Academy by the School of Management, the International Summer School of Neuromorphic C...

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ZJU Ranks 1st in Number of Patents among China's Institutions of Higher Education

2016-03-01

China’s Ministry of Education announced the rankings of authorized invention patents in 2015 and effective invention patents by the end of 2015 among China’s institutions of higher education. Statistics revealed that Zhejiang  University ranked 1st in the number of authorized invention patents.The quantity and quality of patents have long served as a vital yardstick against which to measure...

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ZJU Obtains Official Approval To Set up ZJU-UoE Institute and ZJU-UIUC Institute

2016-02-28

On February 1, 2016, the Ministry of Education gave its seal of approval to set up ZJU-UoE Institute, Zhejiang University, and ZJU-UIUC Institute, Zhejiang  University as two Chinese-foreign cooperatively-run institutes, which marks the beginning of a substantially significant phase for Haining International Campus. The examination and approval of Chinese-foreign cooperation in running s...

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Weng Jingke Awarded Sloan Research Fellowship

2016-02-27

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation announced the selection of 126 outstanding young scholars as recipients of the 2016 Sloan Research Fellowships on February 23. Weng Jingke, who obtained his bachelor degree in biotechnology in 2003 at Zhejiang University, scooped this remarkable honor. Weng Jingke was admitted to ZJU in 1999 and did his major in biotechnology. “My undergraduate career produces a far...

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Wenqin Art Troupe Performs in Australia

2016-02-27

 At the invitation of the Confucius Institute at the University of Western Australia (UWA), Zhejiang University Wenqin Art Troupe put on a series of performances in Australia, starting on February 9, 2016. The performances were greeted with warm applause in the UWA community.On February 12, the troupe gave a special performance at the Great Southern Grammar School in Albany. Over 700 middle s...

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Research Findings of Dr. Zhai Junqing Receives Special Coverage by Foreign Media

2016-02-27

On November 18, 2015, Dr. Zhai Junqing of the College of Education published an article entitled “Spiderman and Science: How students’ images of scientists are shaped by popular media” in Public Understanding of Science, a fully peer reviewed, quarterly international journal covering all aspects of the inter-relationships between science (including technology and medicine). ResearchGate and the...

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ZJU Signs Agreement with ZTT Group

2016-02-20

On the morning of January 29, Zhejiang  University and ZTT Group signed an agreement to establish Zhongtian Marine Systems Co. Ltd.. As one of the pioneering research institutions to carry out research into core technologies regarding the seafloor observatory network in China, ZJU has made breakthrough achievements in underwater junction boxes and accumulated an abundance of experience and te...

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Wang Bangbing Participates in China's 32nd Scientific Expedition to Antarctica

2016-02-07

 As a crew member of a fixed-wing aircraft, Wang Bangbing, an associate professor of the School of Earth Science, Zhejiang University, participated in China’s 32nd scientific expedition to Antarctica on Chinese icebreaker “Xuelong”. Apart from gathering data, Wang was also involved in processing and explaining radio-echo sounding data.One of the highlights of this scientific expedition to ...

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Research Findings by Prof.Zhang Chuanxi Crowned as One of China's Top 10 Achievements in Life Sciences in 2015

2016-01-29

 To promote the pioneering development of life sciences and showcase major scientific achievements in this field, China Association for Science and Technology selected China’s Top 10 Achievements in Life Sciences in 2015 and announced the result on January 24. Findings, entitled “Two insulin receptors determine alternative wing morphs in planthoppers”, by a research team led by Prof. Zhang...

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