- Astronomy - 17:00 Trapping elusive neutrino particles
- Social Sciences - 16:00 Comment: When it comes to information overload, we’re like frogs in boiling water
- History - 13:01 Comment: It’s make your mind up time in battle for the undecided voter
- Business - 13:00 Changes in living standards for UK population have fallen
- Environmental Sciences - 12:06 MITEI releases report on the future of solar energy
- Social Sciences - 12:01 Hard Evidence: does a party leader’s personality matter?
- Medicine - 11:01 Trial of new skin cancer drug begins as first patient receives treatment
- History - 11:01 Manchester Prof prepares for ITV’s election special
- Medicine - 09:01 Hand washing vital in multi- bed hospital wards
- Physics - 07:38 State-of-the- art carbon-14 dating facility coming to Penn State
- Law - 06:00 UQ and UN team up on Asian migrant smuggling report
- Social Sciences - May 5 Rumors have it
- Agronomy - May 4 Fungi enhances crop roots and could be a future 'bio- fertilizer'
- Agronomy - May 4 Fungus enhances crop roots and could be a future 'bio- fertilizer'
- Astronomy - May 4 Tracking Photosynthesis from Space
- Computer Science - May 4 Digitization and inventory project at Stanford’s Cantor Arts Center nears the finish line
UCLA-Peking University symposium highlights scholars’ collaborative research, innovations
The two-day UCLA–Peking University Joint Research Institute symposium will highlight the results of collaborative research by UCLA and PKU scholars in the areas of science, engineering and medicine and showcase new developments by leading faculty at both universities.
The first day of the symposium will feature sessions on innovations in materials science, information technology, environmental science, epidemiology, and biological and medical sciences. The second day will include lab tours and discussions on next steps for collaborations, along with a tour of the Port of Los Angeles, with an emphasis on air quality and environmental improvements.
Tong Zhu, of PKU’s College of Environmental Science, will discuss formation processes and the health impacts of atmospheric pollution in Beijing and the North China Plain.
Jeff Burke, of UCLA’s School of Theater, Film and Television and UCLA’s Center for Research in Engineering, Media and Performance, will discuss named data networking and the future of civic and cultural information technology.
Jing Huang, of UCLA’s molecular and medical pharmacology department, will discuss new molecules that fight aging.
XiaoDong Hu, of PKU’s physics department, will discuss his exploration and study of LED lighting systems for the Mogao Caves in Dunhuang, China.
Kai Lei, of PKU’s Center for Internet Research and Engineering, will discuss the research and practice of content-centric networking with P2P and video streaming.
Established in 2008, the UCLA–PKU Joint Research Institute promotes collaborative research in science, engineering and medicine, as well as student and faculty exchanges. It is the one of the largest collaborative research efforts between a UC campus and an overseas university, involving 150 faculty members from both universities.
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