Skip to content Skip to navigation
Hero image

News

The National & Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Biomedical Functional Materials Huai’an Branch is established

On 9th April, the Signing Ceremony of National & Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Biomedical functional materials Huai’an Branch and the directors’ conference of the center were held in Huai’an Research Institute of Nanjing Normal University. Professor Jian Shen, the director of the National & Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Biomedical functional materials, the Collaborative Innovation Center for Biomedical Functional Materials in Jiangsu Province, the Engineering Technology Research Center for Biomedical Functional Materials in Jiangsu Province and the Key Laboratory for Biomedical Functional Materials in Jiangsu Province, Lixin Tian, the vice-president of Nanjing Normal University, the main directors of the Science and Research Department the School of Chemistry and Materials Science and the Huai’an Local government presented. Tong Zhang, the member of the standing committee of Huai’an Municipal Party committee and director of the Organizational Department of Huai’an Municipal Party committee and Honghong Wang, the vice-mayor of the people’s government of Huai’an met with Professor Shen and his delegation.

In the morning, the second directors' conference in 2017 of the Collaborative Innovation Center for Biomedical Functional Materials in Jiangsu Province, the National & Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Biomedical functional materials, the Engineering Technology Research Center for Biomedical Functional Materials in Jiangsu Province and the Key Laboratory for Biomedical Functional Materials in Jiangsu Province was presided by Professor Shen. The principal members of the centers and relative directors of the School of Chemistry and Materials Science were present. On the conference, professor Shen talked about the personnel allocation, the duty and responsibility and the latest work plan of the centers. The participants discussed about centers' work.

In the afternoon, the Signing Ceremony was held by Hongjun Gao, the dean of the Scientific Research Institute of NNU. In the ceremony, professor Shen and professor Bo Zhao, the dean of Huai’an Research Institute of NNU, signed a cooperation agreement on the project “Biomedical Functional Materials and Fine Chemical Field”. At the same time, Professor Shen, Lixin Tian and related directors of Huai’an local government held an unveiling ceremony for the National & Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Biomedical functional materials Huai’an Branch.

Later, professor Zhao introduced the development situation, functional zoning and progress of the Research Institute’s laboratory. The attendees visited the Research Institute’s laboratory and think highly of the Research Institute. Professor Jianchun Bao gave an account of the development situation about disciplines and talents of the School of Chemistry and Materials Science. Professor Shen introduced the research direction and development status of the Engineering Research Center and illustrated the significance of the establishment of Huai’an Branch. He indicated that the center will take Huai’an Branch as an opportunity to “wave its influence to the northern Jiangsu area and the whole China at large on the basis of its own development and strive to make more contributions”. Lixin Tian expressed his congratulations on the establishment of Huai’an Branch in his address and that Huai’an Research Institute could seize the development opportunity and strengthen service consciousness and responsibility consciousness to make more achievements. The main directors of Huai’an Economic Development Zone, the Organizational Department of Huai’an Municipal Party committee, the Science and Technology Bureau of Huai’an, the Science and Education Office of Huai’an Economic Development Zone attended the signing ceremony and showed their willingness to vigorously support the establishment and development of Huai’an Research Institute of NNU.

The establishment of the National & Local Joint Engineering Research Center for Biomedical functional materials, Huai’an Branch symbolizes the fundamental improvement on the level of research and development and transformation capacity of scientific and technological achievement of Huai’an Research Institute of NNU. Besides, it is an important strategic deployment for technology and social service coverage of the center in the northern Jiangsu area and also bares vital importance for the Research Institute’s establishment of top research and development platform as well as the service improvement of Huai’an’s local economy and social development.

Share: