The Chinese University of Hong Kong
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Mar 01, 2016 Volume 118
Office of Academic Links(China)
Academic Exchange Activities

1. The 9th Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Academicians' Visit Programme cum Lecture Series

2. Invitation to Lecture Series by Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) Scholars 2016

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The 9th Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Academicians' Visit Programme cum Lecture Series


CUHK hosted the 9th Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Academicians' Visit Programme from 23 to 26 February 2016.  Six CAS Academicians visited CUHK this year, including Prof. Yan Jia'an and Prof. Yuan Yaxiang of the Division of Mathematics and Physics, Prof. Shi Yaolin, Prof. Zhang Peizhen and Prof. Chen Fahu of the Division of Earth Sciences, and also Prof. Zhu Shining of the Division of Technological Sciences. 

 

The University extended a warm welcome to the delegation.The academicians and guests met with Prof. Joseph Sung, Vice-Chancellor of CUHK; Prof. Fanny Cheung, Pro-Vice-Chancellor and Chairperson of the Research Committee; Prof. Wong Suk-ying, Associate Vice-President; Prof. Wong Ching-ping, Faculty Dean of Engineering; and Prof. Henry Wong, Faculty Dean of Science.  The delegated also visited the Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, the Departments of Electronic Engineering, Mathematics and Statistics, the Earth System Science Programme and the Art Museum, where they familiarized themselves with the latest research development of the University.  They also interacted with faculty members, discussed collaboration opportunities between CUHK and CAS in various fields, particularly in inter-disciplinary collaboration.

The six academicians delivered public lectures for the Lecture Series by Academicians on 24 February, sharing their expertise with members of CUHK and of the public, attract an audience of more than 450 people.

Speakers

Lecture Topics

Prof. Yan Jia'an

Stochastic Analysis and Financial Mathematics

Prof. Yuan Yaxiang

A Parallel Line Search Subspace Correction Method for Composite Convex Optimization

Prof. Shi Yaolin

On earthquake prediction

Prof. Zhang Peizhen

Deep crustal deformation constrained from co-seismic ruptures associated with the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake, Sichuan, China

Prof. Chen Fahu

History and Forcings for Prehistorical Human Occupation of the Tibetan Plateau

Prof. Zhu Shining

On Chip Photonics and Optoelectronics

 

The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Academicians' Visit Programme was first organized in 2008.  Each year, five to six academicians from CAS are invited to visit CUHK and host the Lecture Series.  This programme aims to strengthen academic exchange and enhance long-term collaboration.  Programme details can be found here.

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Invitation to Lecture Series by Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) Scholars 2016

 

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) will organize the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) Scholars Visit Programme in March 2016.  Three renowned scholars will deliver public lectures in the Lecture Series by CASS Scholars on 9 and 10 March, 2016 (Thursday).  Details of the Lecture Series are as follows:

 

Scholars:

Prof. Pan Jiahua, Institute of Urban and Environmental Studies, CASS

Prof. Wang Junxiu, Institute of Sociology, CASS

Prof. Hu Jianhua, Institute of Linguistics, CASS

 

Lecture 1:

Date: 9 March

Time: 1430-1600

Venue: LT2, Lee Shau Kee Building

Speaker: Prof. Hu Jianhua

Topic: 兒童句法的生長模式

Moderator: Prof Lee Hun Tak, Chairman, Department of Linguistics and Modern Language

 

Lecture 2:

Date: 10 March

Time: 1030-1200

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building

Speaker: Prof. Pan Jiahua

Topic: 後巴黎進程:仍須轉型突破

Moderator:  Prof. Huang Bo, Associate Director, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science

 

Lecture 3:

Date:10 March

Time: 1030-1200

Venue: Room 422, Sino Building

Speaker: Prof. Wang Junxiu

Topic: 信任與接納:基於全國抽樣調查的分析

Moderator: Prof Cheung Yuet Wah, Chairman, Department of Sociology

 

Language: Putonghua

 

Please refer to http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/oalc/CASS_2016 for the webpage of Lecture Series and online registration.

 

Enquiries can be forwarded to Ms Mable Law of our office at 39438725 or via mable-law@cuhk.edu.hk.

 

All are welcome!

Prof. Fanny Cheung, Pro-Vice-Chancellor of CUHK, together with other faculty members, expresses a warm welcome to the CAS academicians’ delegation

CAS academicians visit the University Gallery to understand the history and development of CUHK

Members of the CAS academicians’ delegation pose for a group photo in the luncheon with Prof. Joseph Sung (middle at the front), Vice-Chancellor of CUHK

Prof. Yan Jia’an hosts the Academicians’ Lecture Series

Prof. Zhu Shining (left) discusses academic issues with Prof. Xu Jianbin and other lecture participants

The lecture on Longmen Shan given by Prof. Zhang Peizhen attracts a large audience

Prof. Chen Fahu

Prof. Yuan Yaxiang

Prof. Shi Yaolin (second from left in front row) and Prof. Zhang Peizhen (second from right in front row) visit the Earth System Science Programme and interact with CUHK staff and students

Prof. Yuan Yaxiang (middle) and Prof. Yan Jia’an (third from right) visit the Departments of Mathematics and Statistics

A Group photo with Prof. Shi Yaolin and Prof. Zhang Peizhen

CASS – POSTER

 
 
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