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    Prof. Jun Zhang Wins SJTU Outstanding Teaching Award

    September 29, 2014 by JI Communications Office

    “He designs his course according to students’ different levels. He emphasizes their critical thinking and self-challenge capabilities. He applies advanced teaching ideas and ensures that students learn effectively.”

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    Prof. Jun Zhang’s Paper on Quantum Identification Published in Physical Review Letters

    August 25, 2014 by Shelly Sun, translated by Yi-Ling Bauchau

    Prof. Jun Zhang’s recent paper titled “Quantum Hamiltonian identification from measurement time traces”coauthored with Dr.Sarovar,has been published by Physical Review Letters.

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    Prof. Sung-Liang Chen Awarded by 2014 Shanghai Pu Jiang Talent Program

    June 20, 2014 by Sung-Liang Chen

    Prof. Chen’s proposal is titled “All-optical integrated optical- and acoustic-resolution photoacoustic microscopy.”

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    Prof. Kai Xu Wins Shanghai Rising Star Award

    April 30, 2014 by Kai Xu, Yiling Bauchau

    JI Assistant Professor Kai Xu has been awarded by the 2014 Shanghai Rising-Star, a talent program sponsored by Shanghai Science and Technology Committee, he is the first JI faculty member to win this honor.

  5. Professor David Hung Elected as SAE Fellow

    December 12, 2013 by David Hung,Yi-Ling Bauchau

    JI’s Associate Professor David Hung has been elected as a SAE Fellow. Among the 22 newly elected SAE Fellows in 2013, Professor Hung was the only one selected from any universities or institutions in China.

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    New Research: Developing energy-efficient screens for computers, mobile phones

    September 10, 2013 by Shelly Sun

    Tian Yang, an associate professor at the UM-SJTU Joint Institute,and his team are working on a new research project discovering new ways to make the screens more efficient at a reasonable cost.

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    Four JI Professors Funded by Pujiang Talent Program

    August 30, 2012 by Communication and Public Relations Office, updated by M. Ghazan Khattak

    JI faculty members, Assistant Professors Huan Qi, Wenjie Wan, Jigang Wu, and Associate Professor Qiang Zhang, have been awarded research funding by the 2012 Shanghai Pujiang Talent Program, which was co-founded by the Science and Technology Commission of Shanghai Municipality (STCSM) and Shanghai Human Resource Bureau to attract overseas talents to teach, do research, or start enterprises in Shanghai.

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    Professor Benjamin Yellen Publishes a breakthrough paper in Nature Communications

    April 25, 2012 by Shelly Sun

    The diverse functionality of crystalline materials found in nature has inspired the quest to develop man-made versions with building blocks ranging in size from atoms to bricks.