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2013

  • On December 30, 2013, Professor Chenjie Xu of Nanyang Technological University visited Tsinghua University and gave a lecture named "Nanomaterials for Translational Medicine" at the Department of Chemistry

  • On December 28, 2013, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the “Academic Forum of Tsinghua University and Tianjin Polytechnic University ", which was organized in Tianjin Polytechnic University, and gave an academic lecture entitled "Controlled synthesis and regulation of function of the CO2 voltage stimuli-responsive polymers".

  • On December 21, 2013, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the Polymer Academic Salon in Beijing and Tianjin District held in Beijing in 2013.

  • On December 2, 2013, Professor Jie Bao of the Department of Electronics, Tsinghua University introduced his current research interests to expect more cooperation with our group members in the future. His research mainly focused on quantum dot nanotechnology, novel optoelectronic devices, ultra-miniature spectral detectors and their applications. Jie Bao was an excellent graduate of the Department of Chemistry of Tsinghua University in 2006 and he had joined the Department of Electronics in November this year.

  • During October 2013, in the 2013 National Polymer Academic Report in Shanghai, Professor Jinying Yuan gave a lecture named "Construction and function of CO2 stimuli responsive polymer system" as the invited report in branch, and gave another lecture named "New classification method for copolymer chain reactions" as an oral report in the branch of polymer education. Bowen Liu, Chunmei Jian and Hailong Che also gave poster presentations and all awarded the “Outstanding Poster Prize”. After the meeting, Professor Yuan along with Chunmei Jian visited the Eternal Chemical (China) Co., Ltd. and the DuPont China R & D center in Shanghai.

  • On September 12, 2013, Doctor Yu Wang of the Department of Chemistry in U.S. Carnegie Mellon University visited the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Chemical Engineering of Tsinghua University, giving a report entitled "Retention of Chain End Functionality in ATRP".

  • During August 25-28, 2013, Anchao Feng and Chunmei Jian attended the “The Sixth International Symposium on Engineering Plastics” (EP2013) held in Xiamen, and both made poster presentations.

  • On August, 2013, Professor Jinying Yuan attended “The 10th IUPAC International Conference on Advanced Polymers via Macromolecular Engineering” organized at the University of Durham in UK, and gave an oral lecture entitled "Stimuli-responsive polymer with CO2 or voltage as stimuli mode". After the meeting, Professor Yuan dropped into the Department of Chemistry at Cambridge University, the Cavendish Laboratory, and Department of Chemistry in University of Warwick to exchange ideas about academy.

  • On July 29, 2013, Professor Zhihao Peng of National Tsing Hua University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic lecture entitled “AGET and SARA ATRP of Styrene and Methyl Methacrylate Mediated by Pyridyl-Imine Based Copper Complexes”

  • On July 23, 2013, Doctor Jingrong Cui of Pfizer Company visited Tsinghua University and gave an academic lecture named "A new chapter in personalized therapy for cancer: development and application of Crizotinib (Xalkori) ". After the report, she had a discussion with students and teachers of the Department of Chemistry, the School of Medicine and the School of Life Science in Tsinghua University.

  • On July 1, 2013, Professor Jinying Yuan went to Singapore to attend “the 2013 International Conference on Materials and Advanced Technology” (ICMAT 2013), and gave an oral lecture named "Synthesis and stimuli-responsive properties of sliding supramolecular polymer brushes based on cyclodextrin polyrotaxanes". During the meeting, she also paid a visit to the Singapore Institute of Materials Science, and exchanged ideas on polymer photovoltaic materials.

  • On June 25, 2013, Xiaofeng Sui came back to Tsinghua University and gave a lecture entitled " ’Chameleon’ macromolecules: synthesis, structures and applications of stimuli responsive polymers”. He finished his undergraduate research and earned his master's degree in our group, and was conducting postdoctoral research in University of Twente in the Netherlands.

  • On June 18, 2013, three professors of Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the University of South Carolina in USA, Chuanbing Tang, Brian C. Benicewicz and Harry J. Ploehn visited Tsinghua University and our group, and gave academic reports. The topics of the reports were “Advancing metallocene polymers: from controlled polymerization to macromolecular templates and medicinal chemistry”, “Synthesis and properties of bimodal mixed brush nanoparticles” and “Levan-montmorillonite nanocomposites”.

  • On May 14, 2013, Professor Michael J. Serpe from the University of Alberta in Canada visited our group again and exchanged ideas on the applications of stimuli-responsive polymers in water treatment.

  • On May 13, 2013, Professor Zhihao Peng from National Tsing Hua University came to visit our group and had a discussion with students about the progress of ATRP, the selection of catalyst and ligand in ATRP and other topics of universal concern.

  • On May 7, 2013, Professor Jinmin Gao from the Southwest Medical Center in USA visited the School of Medicine and gave a lecture. Professor Jinying Yuan, Anchao Feng and Qiquan Ye attended the academic exchange as invited. Qiquan Ye had a discussion with Professor Gao about the pH resolution of the ultra-pH-sensitive micelles and the application scope of polylactic acid and polycaprolactone as drug carriers.

  • On April 28, 2013, researchers from the GE Healthcare Bio-Sciences in USA came to visit our group.

  • On April 12, 2013, invited by the Department of Chemical Engineering of Tsinghua University, Professor Jinying Yuan gave a lecture entitled "Controlled synthesis and functional regulation of novel stimuli-responsive polymers" as the sixth lesson of the "The frontier lectures in polymers of Tsinghua in 2013 ".

  • On April 8, 2013, Professor Eugene M. Terentjev from Cavendish Laboratory of the University of Cambridge came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University, and also came to our group to carry out academic exchanges.

  • On March 26, 2013, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the annual exchange of 973 project entitled "Bionic nano-channel materials and devices for energy conversion” which was organized in the Beijing Jingshi Buliding.

  • On March 18, 2013, Professor Adah Almutairi from the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University, and also came to our group to carry out academic exchanges.

  • On March 8, 2013, Professor Jinying Yuan attended in the discussion with researchers in Eternal Chemical Co., Ltd. in Taiwan on the cooperation project.

  • On February 21, 2013, Ziwei Huang, a senior undergraduate in Taiwan Jiaotong University, came to Tsinghua University to conduct exchange program for four months. He joined our group and carried out research on CO2-responsive supramolecular polymers.

  • During February 17-22, 2013, Professor Michael J. Serpe from the University of Alberta in Canada visited Tsinghua University, and carried out an academic exchange about the application of stimuli-responsive polymers with our group. Yongfeng Gao, who finished undergraduate research in our group, was conducting doctoral research in Serpe’s group.

  • On January 25, 2013, the delegation of polymer researchers from the Australia came to visit Tsinghua University. Professor Jinying Yuan attended the academic exchange and gave an introduction on the latest developments of stimuli-responsive polymers of our group.

  • During January 20-23, 2013, Professor Jinying Yuan visited the Department of Polymer Materials in Shanghai University, the School of Materials Science and the Department of Chemistry in Tongji University, and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On January 18, 2013, Yanyan Hu (Newton International Fellow and Marie Curie Fellow) from the Department of Chemistry in the University of Cambridge came back to Tsinghua University and gave a lecture entitled “Studies of rechargeable battery electrode materials by solid state NMR”. Yanyan Hu conducted her undergraduate researches in our group during 2005-2006.

2012

  • On December 21, 2012, Professor Lian Yu from The University of Wisconsin, Madison came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, and had a discussion on the research of polymers as inhibitors in the crystallization of drugs.

  • On December 12, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan gave an academic lecture entitled “Controlled synthesis and functional regulation of novel stimuli-responsive polymer materials” in the Institute of Materials Science and Engineering of Peking University as invited.

  • On December 8, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the Polymer Academic Salon in Beijing and Tianjin District held in Beijing in 2012.

  • On October 31, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the discussion with the Eternal Chemical Co., Ltd. in Taiwan organized by Research Center of Tsinghua University on the topic of the cooperation program as invited.

  • On October 27, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan went back to her mother school, the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), and attended the symposium of the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and the Department of Polymer in USTC, giving a report entitled "Application of linker chemistry in synthesizing stimuli-responsive polymers".

  • On October 19, 2012, Professor Yves L. Dory from the Univ. de Sherbrooke of Canada came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Design, synthesis and characterization of supramolecular tubes and spheres".

  • During October16-19, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan, Doctor Huijuan Zhang and graduate Chunmei Jian attended the 2012 Symposium for National Polymer Materials Science and Engineering held in Wuhan, Hubei Province. Professor Yuan gave a report entitled "Researches of polymer modification and functionalization of magnetic nanoparticles" as an invited report, and Huijuan Zhang gave a report entitled "Preparation and properties of supramolecular hydrogels with electrochemical activity based on the host-guest interaction between cyclodextrin and ferrocene" as an oral report. Chunmei Jian also made an oral report entitled "Controlled synthesis and properties of multifunction comb copolymers based on cellulose." Professor Mi Zhou, who earned his master degree in our group and was working in Zhejiang University of Technology, also gave a report named “The effect of poly(ionic liquid) on the crystallization behavior of polylactic acid”.

  • On September 14, 2012, Professor Kenneth J. Shea from the University of California, Irvine came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Synthetic polymer nanoparticles:abiotic receptors for peptides, proteins and carbohydrates ".

  • During September 4-7, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 2012 Symposium for Tsinghua University in Taiwan and Mainland, which was held in the Golden Gate, and she gave an oral lecture entitled "Construction of systems of stimuli-responsive polymers based on novel stimuli mode".

  • During August 26-29, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan attended 2012 Symposium of Taiwan and Mainland on liquid crystalline polymer and supramolecular ordered structure, which was held in Xiangtan. She gave an invited report entitled "Synthesis and self-assembly of CO2 stimuli-responsive polymers".

  • On August 20, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan visited the Wm.Wrigley Jr. Company in Chicago in USA, and had a discussion with the researchers about the synthesis of novel block copolymers.

  • During August 12-16, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the IUPAC Polymer Networks 2012 conference held in Jackson Hole of USA as keynote speaker, and gave an invited report entitled "Stimuli-responsive polymer networks with reversible linkage based on linker chemistry".

  • During June 9 -12, 2012, researchers from the Nike Company in USA visited our group and held a seminar to discuss the cooperation program.

  • On June 7, 2012, Professor Todd Hoare from McMaster University in Canada came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Engineering microgels at multiplelength scales".

  • During June 2-5, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan and Doctor Huijuan Zhang attended the Fifth International Symposium on Polymer Chemistry in 2012 (PC2012) held in Changchun, Jilin Province. Professor Yuan gave an oral report entitled "Electrochemical-responsive supramolecular polymer" oral report, and poster of Doctor Huijuan Zhang named “Photo-Responsive Microgels via Thiol-Michael Addition Click Reaction” was awarded the outstanding poster prize.

  • During May 26-30 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan attended The 95th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition (CSC 2012) held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada by the Chemical Society of Canada in 2012, served as the branch moderator and gave an invited report entitled "Based on different triggers” for 40 minutes.

  • During April 12-16, 2012, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 28th Annual Meeting of China Chemical Society held in Chengdu, Sichuan Province. She gave an oral lecture entitled "Construction and function of novel stimuli-responsive polymer systems" in the 15th Branch (supramolecular assembly and soft matter Branch), and gave another invited report entitled "Course paper and training of high-quality personnel” in the 16th Branch (Chemical Education Branch).

  • On April 1, 2012, Professor Hao Fong from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and gave an academic report entitled "Electrospun carbon nanofibers".
    On March 30, 2012, Professor Kohzo Ito from the Department of Chemistry in Tokyo University came to visit Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Polyrotaxane chemistry and materialization: synthesis, properties and application of slide-ring materials".

  • On March 16, 2012, Professor Shanfeng Wang from the University of Tennessee in USA came to visit Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Biodegradable elastomers for versatile control of physicochemical properties and cell fate ".

  • On January 19, 2012, Professor Ce Wang from Jilin University and Professor Xiaoyan Yuan from Tianjin University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University, and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

2011

  • On December 17, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the sixth Polymer Academic Salon in Beijing and Tianjin District held in Changping, Beijing.

  • On December 11, 2011, Professor Liuhe Wei from the Zhengzhou University, Professor Yu Chen from the Department of Chemistry in Tianjin University and Professor Jianqiang Meng from the Tianjin Polytechnic University came to our group and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On December 10, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the "The 80th birthday of Mr. Hongzhi Zhang, Fumian Li and Kunyuan Qiu and symposium of the frontier in polymer science." held in Peking University.

  • On November 28, 2011, Professor Yukio Furukawa from Waseda University came to visit the Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges in our group.

  • During November 23-24, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the Polymer Seminar for Young Scholars held in Huazhong University of Science and Technology by the Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics and Tsinghua University. She gave an academic report entitled "Application of linker chemistry in the synthesis of polymer with a specific structure and function ".

  • On October 27, 2011, Professor San Hoa Thang from CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering in Australia came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group. Professor Thang was one of the discoverers of RAFT polymerization and he gave an academic report entitled "Reversible addition-Fragmentation chain transfer (RAFT) process: recent advance and biomedical applications".

  • On October 24, 2011, group members participated in the 2nd Functional International Materials Seminar held in Tsinghua University by the Royal Society of Chemistry and the Unilever. Doctor Huijuan Zhang, Lin Zhou and Yan Qiang presented their achievement through poster displays. Yan’s poster "New orthogonal homopolymer self-assembly (HOSA) strategy for stimuli-responsive polymer assemblies" was awarded the outstanding poster prize.

  • On October 11, 2011, Professor Michael J. Serpe from the University of Alberta in Canada came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, gave an academic report entitled "Color tunable photonic materials from poly (N-isopropylacrylamide) microgels: unique opportunities for biosensing ".

  • During September 24-28, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 2011 National Polymer Academic Report held in Dalian, giving an oral report entitled "Exploration of novel stimuli mode in the field of stimuli-responsive polymers ".

  • On June 22, 2011, group members participated in the 2011 Conference of Chinese Chemical Society and Asian conference for the 50th anniversary for the «Applied Chemistry», held by German and Chinese Chemical Society. After the special reports, three Nobel laureates signed and awarded six outstanding poster prizes. Yan’s poster "Stimuli-responsive smart macromolecular systems" was awarded the outstanding poster prize. The three Nobel laureates are Professor Hartmut Michael (1988 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Max Planck Institute of Biophysics), Professor Ryoji Noyori (2001 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Japan RIKEN) and Professor Barry Sharpless (2001 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, the Scripps Research Institute USA).

  • During June 9-11, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the opening ceremony for the Hebei Bolunte Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. and Jinzhou entrepreneurial forum for overseas talents.

  • During May 22-25, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended in the 2011 Hangzhou International Polymer Forum (HIPF2011) held in Hangzhou, gave an oral report entitled "Synthesis of Functional Polymers with Reversible Linkage by Linker Chemistry". Professor Weizhong Yuan, who has been a postdoctoral in our group and was working in Tongji University, also gave an oral report entitled "Synthesis and Self-assembly of Chitosan Graft Copolymers by Click Chemistry".

  • During May 16-17, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the discussion of the cooperation project with the Bayer Company of German held in Nanchang.

  • On May 12, 2011, Professor Hao Fong from the United States South Dakota School of Mines and Technology came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, gave an academic report entitled "Electrospun Carbons Nanofibers" for the course of “Materials Science Forum”.

  • On May 11, 2011, Professor Changming Dong from the Shanghai Jiaotong University, Professor Jianzhong Du from the Tongji University and Professor Lijun Fan from the Suzhou University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • On May 8, 2011, Professor Chunyan Hong, Professor Yezi You and Professor Gang Zou from the University of Science and Technology of China came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • During February 23-24, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the kick-off meeting held in Beijing for the project “Controlled self-assembly system and its functionalization” as the Major Research Foundation Plan for National Natural Science.

  • On January 10, 2011, Professor Donghui Zhang from the Louisiana State University in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges with our group, giving an academic report entitled "Peptidomimetic Polymers: Polypeptide, polypeptoids and beyond".

  • During January 4-5, 2011, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 2nd Cross-Strait Seminar on Nano Technology held in Chungli, Taiwan, and gave an academic report entitled "Progress of linker chemistry: Reversible regulatory of nano-ordered macromolecular structure "as invited.

2010

  • On November 15, 2010, the managers and researchers of Bayer Company in German came to visit our group and held a seminar to discuss the cooperation program.

  • On November 8, 2010, group members participated in the "Unilever-RSC International Symposium on Functional Materials Science" held in Beijing. Qiang Yan and Yan Kang made poster presentations entitled "Gas-Responsive Vesicles Based on Amidine-Containing Block Copolymers" and "β-Cyclodextrin-modified Hybrid Magnetic Nanoparticles for Catalysis and Adsorption", respectively.

  • During  October 26-29, 2010, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 2010 National Polymer Materials Science and Engineering Symposium held in Nanchang, gave an academic report entitled " Controlled synthesis and properties of voltage-responsive polymers " as invited report of the Branch and acted as Branch moderator.

  • During October 17-20, 2010, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 10th Japan-China Joint Symposium on Conduction and Photoconduction in Organic Solids and Related Phenomena held in Kyoto, Japan.

  • On September 16, 2010, the managers and researchers of Bayer Company in German came to visit our group and had a discussion about the cooperation program.

  • During ​​August 23-25, 2010, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 2010 Cross-strait Polymer Liquid Crystalline and Supramolecular Ordered Structure Symposium held in Zhengzhou City, gave a branch report entitled "Investigation of reversible regulation of the ordered structure of supramolecules and polymers” as invited.

  • During August 9-10, 2010, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the Application and Principles of Oganic Nano-materials in Display Devices Seminars held in Hohhot.

  • On August 6, 2010, Professor Liming Dai from Case Western Reserve University in the United States came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • During July 23-25, 2010, group members and graduate Zhinan Cai, Yan Kang attended the 2010 International Symposium on Advanced Biological Engineering. Zhinan Cai made a poster presentation named "Synthesis and Characterization of Cancer Cell-targeted Fluorescence-Containing Comb-Copolymer" while Yan Kang gave an oral report entitled "Synthesis and Characterization of Cyclodextrin-Containing Hybrid Magnetic Nanoparticles".

  • During June 19-23, 2010, Professor Jinying Yuan and PhD Qiang Yan attended "The 27th National Academic Reports of the Society of Chemistry". Yan Qiang gave a branch report entitled "Dual Response and Interactive nanosensor based on copolymers" and made a poster presentation named "Reversible regulation of dynamic self-assembly of polymers".

  • During June 2-5, 2010, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the Fourth International Symposium on Polymer Chemistry (ISPC-China) held in Suzhou.

  • On June 1, 2010, Christopher Y. Li from Drexel University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • On May 25, 2010, managers and researchers from Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company in USA came to visit our group and held a seminar to discuss the cooperation program.

  • On May 2010, Professor Hao Fong from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group. He gave an academic report entitled "Electrospun Polymeric, Ceramic, Carbonaceous Nanofibers and Their Applications "on May 17.

  • On March 16, 2010, researchers of Bayer Company in German came to visit our group and held a seminar to discuss the cooperation program.

  • On February 1, 2010, Dr. Ting Cai from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Effect of Polymeric Additives on the Bulk and Surface Crystallization of Amorphous Nifedipine".

  • On January 8, 2010, Professor Youliang Zhao from the School of Materials and Chemical Engineering in Suzhou University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Synthesis of Well-Defined Star and Block Copolymers by Living / Controlled Polymerization ".

2009

  • During August 23-26, 2009, Professor Jinying Yuan and PhD Lilin Zhou, Qiang Yan as well as graduate Yan Kang attended "The Fourth International Symposium on Engineering Plastic" held in Dalian. Lilin Zhou, Qiang Yan and Yan Kang all made a poster presentation.

  • On June 27, 2009, Professor Mingdi Yan from Portland State University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • On June 17, 2009, group members attended the seminars for the project of the National Natural Science Foundation of China held by Professor Xinhui Xing from the Department of Chemical Engineering, reviewed and exchanged of progress of the project and discussed the next plan of the research.

  • On May 13, 2009, Dr. Sun Xiang from Fourth Military Medical University came to visit our group and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On February 24, 2009, Professor Li Lei from the School of Materials Science Materials Science and Engineering, Xiamen University, came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Preparation of porous materials".

  • On February 10, 2009, researchers from Intellectual Ventures China came to visit our group and had a discussion about the cooperation program.

2008

  • On December 17, 2008, Professor Yen Wei from the Drexel University in USA came to visit our group and attended the group meeting. Professor Wei listened to the report of the group members carefully, and gave detailed advice and guide to everyone. After the meeting, we also took a photo as a souvenir.

  • On October 30, 2008, Professor Yanlei Yu, Professor Zhujun Yan from the Department of Materials Science in Fudan University and Professor Guozhang Wu from the Materials Science and Engineering School of East China University came to visit the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Chemical Engineering in Tsinghua University. Professor Yu gave an academic report entitled " Crosslinked liquid crystal polymer with reversible light-induced deformation performance" while Professor Wu Guozhang gave an academic report entitled "High performance and processability of polymer materials”.

  • During October 15-19, 2008, Professor Jinying Yuan and graduate Qiang Yan attended the "2008 National Polymer Materials Science and Engineering Symposium" held in Guiyang City, Guizhou Province. Professor Jinying Yuan gave an invited report entitled "Controlled synthesis of fluorescent polymer" while Qiang Yan gave a branch report entitled” Thermal-sensitive and colorful polymer microgel with ion selectivity."

  • During October 11-14, 2008, Professor Jinying Yuan attended "Asia Polymer Symposium, APOSYM2008" held in Jinan City, Shandong Province, giving a branch report entitled "Well-Defined Cellulose-Based Dual Graft Macromolecular Brushes"

  • During July-August, 2008, Professor Yen Wei from the United States Drexel University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "New advances in biological nanomaterials", and also gave detailed guide and advice to every group member.

  • During July 13-16, 2008, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 26th Academic Report of the National Society of Chemistry held in Tianjin, and gave an academic report entitled "Controlled synthesis and properties of new cellulose-based comb copolymer" as well as a teaching report named "Construction of research-based and interactive polymer chemistry teaching mode."

  • During June 15-19, 2008, Professor Jinying Yuan and graduate Mi Zhou attended "The Third International Symposium on Polymer Chemistry, PC'2008" held in Hefei. Professor Jinying Yuan gave a branch report entitled "Synthesis, Stimuli-Responsivity and Crystalline Morphologies of Polymers with Well-Defined Structure" as invited, while Mi Zhou gave a branch report entitled "Preparation of Core-shell Hybrid Nanostructures - From Nanoparticles to Nanowires".

  • On June 6, 2008, Professor Afang Zhang from the ETH in Swiss came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, gave an academic report entitled "Polymers of complex architectures: synthesis and supramolecular construction"

  • On May 28, 2008, Professor Shanfeng Wang from University of Tennessee in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, and gave an academic report entitled "The Role of Polymer Science in Designing and Understanding Novel Biomaterials for Tissue-Engineering Applications ".

  • On May 26, 2008, Professor Jie Ren from the Tongji University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Study of tissue engineering scaffold preparation and functional modification based on biodegradable polylactic acid”.

  • On April 22, 2008, Professor Caiyuan Pan from the University of Science and Technology of China came to visit our group, attended the group meeting, heard the work reports of group members and gave guide and advice for everyone.

  • On April 2, 2008, Professor Jinying Yuan gave an academic and invited report entitled "Progress in the controlled synthesis of the polymers with specific structures" as the sixth speak of "Seminars of the 50th anniversary for the establishment of Tsinghua polymer major". The report was also one part of the 2008 "Polymer frontier lecture", a graduate course in Tsinghua University.

  • On April 1, 2008, graduate Lilin Zhou attended the 2nd International Symposium on Advanced Biological Engineering and Science (ISABES-2) and gave an oral report entitled "Synthesis, Characterization, and Controllable Drug Release of Hybrid Magnetic Nanoparticles".

  • On January 25, 2008, Professor Jie Ren from the Tongji University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • On January 7, 2008, Researcher Weiguo Song from the Institute of Chemistry came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

2007

  • On December 19, 2007, Professor Zhibin Guan from the University of California at Irvine in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Soft Material Design at the Interfaces with Catalysis and Biology".

  • On December 3, 2007, Professor Ce Wang from Jilin University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Nanofiber-Based Nanocomposites"

  • On November 7, 2007, Professor Ruiming Ye from Central University in Taiwan came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Preparation, Characterization and Application Studies of Polymer-Clay Nanocomposite Materials".

  • During November, 2007, Professor Harry W. Gibson from Virginia Tech in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group. He held a scholarly lecture named "Novel Dendritic Systems Formed from Macrocyclic and Cryptand Units, Controlled /" Living "Free Radical Polymerizations at Surfaces, Polyrotaxane Systems and Networks, and Supramolecular Structural Self Assembly ", and gave an academic report entitled" Metallafullerene Nanoplatform for Imaging and Treating "

  • During November, 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 2nd Forum of primary course of the College Chemistry and Chemical Engineering held in Wuhan. Her paper "The combination of academic and practical application of cutting-edge development, improve teaching quality polymer chemistry" was awarded outstanding paper prize.

  • During October, 2007, researchers from ORNL in USA came to visit and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • On October 9-14, 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan, graduate Weizhong Yuan, Mi Zhou, Xiaofeng Sui, and Lilin Zhou attended the National Polymer Academic Report held in Chengdu. Professor Jinying Yuan gave a brach report entitled "Controlled synthesis and properties of the polymers with the specific structure”, and Weizhong Yuan as well as Mi Zhou made a poster presentation.

  • On September 28, 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan gave an academic report entitled "Controlled synthesis of polymers with specific structure and organic-inorganic hybrid nanomaterials" in the “Open up of the academic lectures” held by the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University

  • During September 20-22, 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the second session for the Polymer Academic Salon in Beijing and Tianjin District held in Nankai University, giving an academic report entitled "Controlled synthesis of polymers with specific structure".

  • On September13, 2007, Professor Yui Wei Chen from the Central University in Taiwan came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Effect of Mesoporous Metal Oxide (MMO) on Performance of PEMFC with Nafion / MMO Composite Membrane".

  • On September 5, 2007, Professor Younan Xia from the University of Washington in USA came to visit our group and the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University, giving an academic report entitled "Gold Nanocages: A New Class of Plasmonic Nanostructures for Biomedical Applications".

  • During August, 2007, Professor Lei Li from Xiamen University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • During July, 2007, Professor Chuanyuan Li from the University of Colorado in USA came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During July, 2007, Professor Liming Dai from the University of Dayton​​ in USA came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On July 16, 2007, researchers from Invista came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During June, Professor Harry C. Dorn from Virginia Tech in USA came to visit our group and the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University, giving an academic report entitled "Chemistry, Physics and Biomedicine at the Nanoscale Interface".

  • On May 24, 2007, Professor Hao Fong from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in USA came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During May, 2007, researchers from Philip Morris in USA came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On May 17, 2007, researchers from Dow came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During May, 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 2nd Chemistry Symposium for Cross-Strait Tsinghua University held in Hsinchu, Taiwan, giving an academic report entitled "Synthesis, Characterization and Applications of Novel and Well-Defined Block, Star, Dendrimer and Comb Polymers".

  • During April, 2007, Professor John T. Fourkas and Amy S Mullin from University of Maryland in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving academic reports entitled "Making thing with light" and "Reactions and energy loss pathways in highly excited molecules: Dynamics of strong and weak collisions ", respectively.

  • On April 17, 2007, researchers from Raymat Materials Inc. came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On March 30, 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan was invited to attend the academic salon for 77th graduate of Tsinghua University, giving an academic report entitled “Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow of Polymers”.

  • On March 15, 2007, Professor Liuhe Wei from the Department of Chemistry of Zhengzhou University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges with our group.

  • During February, 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan visited UCLA, Cal Tech, UC Riverside, UCSD, Nike Company, University of Washington, Stanford University and UC Berkeley in USA.

  • During January, 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan visited University of Akron, Case Western Reserve University and Princeton University in USA.

2006

  • During November-December, 2006, Professor Jinying Yuan visited Harvard University, MIT, University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Duke University and University of Dayton in USA.

  • During November, 2006, researchers from Nike Company came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During September 2006 to March 2007, Professor Jinying Yuan acted as visiting scholar in Virginia Tech in USA.

  • On September 5, 2006, researchers from PPG Company came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On August 22, 2006, in the Symposium of Polymer Science organized by Fudan University and Tsinghua University, Professor Jinying Yuan gave an academic report entitled "Synthesis of polymers with pre-determined structure and organic-inorganic hybrid materials."

  • On August 17, 2006, Professor Yen Wei from Drexel University in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Application of Polymer-Inorganic hybrid materials in Biomedicine".

  • On August 8, 2006, Professor Xiaoyan Yuan from the Department of Polymer in Tianjin University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges about cooperation on electrostatic spinning.

  • On August 2, 2006, Professor Yen Wei from Drexel University in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Novel nano-porous materials in the life sciences and bio-technology applications."

  • During August 1-4, 2006, Professor Liming Dai from the University of Dayton in USA came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On July 19, 2006, Professor Sizhu Wu from Beijing Chemical University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On July 18, 2006, Professor Peng Jing from Beijing University and Professor Jun Zhang from Institute of Chemistry came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On July 15, 2006, Professor Qingfu Yang from China Science and Technology University and Professor Jianping Liu from East China Jiaotong University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During July 10-14, 2006, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the 25th Academic Report of the National Society of Chemistry held in Changchun, giving an academic report entitled "Application of ring-opening polymerization and atom transfer radical polymerization to synthesize dendritic copolymers"

  • On June 17, 2006, Academician Albert Mau from the Australian Academy of Engineering came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During April 20 - 22, 2006, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the first National Forum for College Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Foundation Courses held in Nanjing, made ​​a speech with the topic as “Reform measures and Experience in the teaching of Polymer Chemistry."

  • On March 28, 2006, Cheung Kong Scholar Professor Kangrui Tang from Zhejiang University came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Nano assembly in bio-mineralization."

  • On February 24, 2006, researchers from Far Eastern Textile Co., Ltd. came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

2005

  • During December, 2005, Doctor Xurong Xu from Zhejiang University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During November, 2005, Professor Jinying Yuan visited Fudan University, Shanghai Jiaotong University and East China University of Technology.

  • On October 30, 2005, Doctor Hefei Huang from the University of Utah in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Supramolecular Chemistry with Cryptands, Improve the stability of Complexes by the Formation of the Cryptand Structures ".

  • On October 18, 2005, researchers from PPG Company came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On October 17, 2005, Professor Mingdi Yan from Portland State University in USA came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Polymer Thin Films: Immobilization, Microfabrication, and Applications".

  • On October 14, 2005, Professor Ruke Bai from University of Science and Technology of China came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On October 11, 2005, Professor Caiyuan Pan, Jun Wang, Xuewu Ge, Yanmei Wang, Huarong Liu from University of Science and Technology of China, Professor Xiaomin Cheng from Anhui University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • During October, 2005, Professor Jinying Yuan, Yonghong He, Mi Zhou attended the Academic Report of the National Society of Chemistry of 2005 held in Beijing. Professor Yuan gave an academic report entitled "Synthesis and properties of Polypyrrole / gold nanoparticle bilayers".

  • On August 16, 2005, Zhewen Han Professor Zhewen Han from East China University of Technology came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On August 16, 2005, Doctor Jingjun Yin from Merck Company came to visit the Department of Chemistry in Tsinghua University and our group, giving an academic report entitled "Pd-catalyzed CN bond forming reactions involving amides and their industrial applications".

  • On April 4, 2005, researchers from DSM Company came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On April 1, 2005, Professor Afang Zhang from Zhengzhou University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On March 30, 2005, researchers from PPG Company came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

2004

  • During October, 2004, Professor Jinying Yuan attended the National Annual Conference on Polymer Materials and Engineering in 2004 held in Shanghai, gave a branch report entitled "Conductive polymer micro-vessel array prepared by soft template method", and acted as Branch moderator.

  • On September 21, 2004, researchers from PPG Company came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On March 28, 2004, Professor Afang Zhang from Zhengzhou University came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.

  • On March 6, 2004, Professor Caiyuan Pan from University of Science and Technology of China, Professor Pinghua Wang, Wenping Wang, Yezi You from Hefei University of Technology came to visit and carried out academic exchanges.