University of Michigan - Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute
  • JI faculty secures fund for major Shanghai innovation project

    Shanghai Municipal Education Commission announced recently that it plans to fund JI Professor Yaping Dan for his research project listed as a major project of the 2019 Shanghai Scientific Research and Innovation Plan.
  • JI student crowned champion of Asia robotics competition

    A team from Shanghai Jiao Tong University led by JI students was crowned the tournament champion and conferred an all-round excellence award with ten consecutive wins at the 2018-19 VEX Asia Open.
  • JI professor finds surprising solution for cycling sodium metal battery

    The Na metal batteries can deliver better cycling performance after air exposure of its electrolyte, according to a published research paper by JI Professor Shouhang Bo and his partners.
  • Technology Entrepreneurship for Social Development

    On Nov. 10 JI is launching a new interdisciplinary, multinational collaborative research project using mHealth technology for the entrepreneurship and development in Belt and Road region. For more information, please visit the CFE website.
  • Nobel laureate Stefan Walter Hell visits JI

    Laureate of 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry Stefan Walter Hell visited the University of Michigan – Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute on October 31.
  • Bangladesh Challenge

    JI CFE offers an exciting opportunity for SJTU students to participate in international development projects through SJTU's Global Engagement Project. Our destination this year is Bangladesh. For more information including how to apply, please visit the CFE website.
  • Dr. Kai-Fu Lee presents AI•Future to JI students

    Can AI (Artificial Intelligence) pose a threat to the human society? What kind of jobs can’t be displaced by AI? How can mankind coexist with AI? These were the topics brought up by Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, AI scientist as well as President and CEO of Sinovation Ventures, in a lecture for JI students on September 11.
  • JI holds convocation for new students

    The 2018 University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (UM-SJTU JI) Opening Ceremony was held at the Jingjing Hall of SJTU Minhang campus on September 9.
  • JI professor challenges the classical photoconductor gain theory

    The classical photoconductor gain theory is challenged with newly-discovered mistakes, according to an ACS Photonics paper on research finding of Professor Yaping Dan and his research team.
  • JI 2018 Summer Design Expo opens a new smart connected era

    Playing music with a non-existent piano? Finding a parking lot in just one second? Worrying about online hailed car not showing up? None of these are problems for the University of Michigan- Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute students.
    • JI faculty secures fund for major Shanghai innovation project

      Shanghai Municipal Education Commission announced recently that it plans to fund JI Professor Yaping Dan for his research project listed as a major project of the 2019 Shanghai Scientific Research and Innovation Plan.
    • JI student crowned champion of Asia robotics competition

      A team from Shanghai Jiao Tong University led by JI students was crowned the tournament champion and conferred an all-round excellence award with ten consecutive wins at the 2018-19 VEX Asia Open.
    • JI professor finds surprising solution for cycling sodium metal battery

      The Na metal batteries can deliver better cycling performance after air exposure of its electrolyte, according to a published research paper by JI Professor Shouhang Bo and his partners.
    • Technology Entrepreneurship for Social Development

      On Nov. 10 JI is launching a new interdisciplinary, multinational collaborative research project using mHealth technology for the entrepreneurship and development in Belt and Road region. For more information, please visit the CFE website.
    • Nobel laureate Stefan Walter Hell visits JI

      Laureate of 2014 Nobel Prize in Chemistry Stefan Walter Hell visited the University of Michigan – Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute on October 31.
    • Bangladesh Challenge

      JI CFE offers an exciting opportunity for SJTU students to participate in international development projects through SJTU's Global Engagement Project. Our destination this year is Bangladesh. For more information including how to apply, please visit the CFE website.
    • Dr. Kai-Fu Lee presents AI•Future to JI students

      Can AI (Artificial Intelligence) pose a threat to the human society? What kind of jobs can’t be displaced by AI? How can mankind coexist with AI? These were the topics brought up by Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, AI scientist as well as President and CEO of Sinovation Ventures, in a lecture for JI students on September 11.
    • JI holds convocation for new students

      The 2018 University of Michigan-Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute (UM-SJTU JI) Opening Ceremony was held at the Jingjing Hall of SJTU Minhang campus on September 9.
    • JI professor challenges the classical photoconductor gain theory

      The classical photoconductor gain theory is challenged with newly-discovered mistakes, according to an ACS Photonics paper on research finding of Professor Yaping Dan and his research team.
    • JI 2018 Summer Design Expo opens a new smart connected era

      Playing music with a non-existent piano? Finding a parking lot in just one second? Worrying about online hailed car not showing up? None of these are problems for the University of Michigan- Shanghai Jiao Tong University Joint Institute students.