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2014-07-25 09:42:19

Science China Press The new PandaX facility, located deep underground in the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan, hosts a large liquid-xenon detector designed to search for direct evidence of dark matter interactions with the nuclei of xenon and to observe 136Xe double-beta decay. The detector's central vessel was designed to accommodate a staged target volume increase from an initial 120 kg (stage I) to 0.5 t (stage II) and ultimately to a multi-ton scale. The technical design...

2014-04-29 12:38:32

GUANGZHOU, China, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 25, the largest student supercomputer challenge, ASC14, concluded with great success. Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) was the champion, and Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) won the silver prize. "The Highest Linpack award" went to Sun Yat-sen University. The brand new "e Prize" was awarded to Shanghai Jiao Tong University. ASC14 is organized by the Asia Supercomputer Community, Sun Yat-sen University, and...

2011-08-08 08:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HUYA Bioscience International, a leader in globalizing China's biopharmaceutical innovations, today announced a strategic partnership with the Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Pharmacy King's Lab. The alliance with HUYA will assist King's Lab in accelerating the development of their novel drugs to international standards. The agreement provides HUYA with access to and first review of certain novel therapeutic candidates owned or controlled by...

2010-02-19 14:25:00

Recent Internet attacks against Google's email service have been pinpointed to two prominent schools in China, according to a story published by the New York Times late Thursday. Security investigators followed the digital fingerprints which led them to computers at Shanghai Jiaotong University and Lanxiang Vocational School in China. The newspaper attributed the information to an unnamed source involved in the investigation. Google revealed on January 12 that hackers stole computer codes...

2010-02-09 02:43:00

SHANGHAI, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd., a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots and photovoltaic "PV" cells and modules in China, today announced its plan to support for and cooperate with Shanghai Jiao Tong University, a top tier university in China that boasts a renowned photovoltaic research center. Solarfun plans to donate RMB1 million over 5 years to support the creation of scholarships to the school's department of physics. The...

2009-08-31 05:31:00

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, August 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Former President of China's "Research on Energy Issues in China" Shares the Views of one of China's Influential Leaders on Energy Policy in English Elsevier, the world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today that its Science & Technology division will publish an English translation of former President of China Jiang Zemin's book Research on...

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