85 faculty and students from Peking University and UCLA gathered to exchange research findings and explore new areas for collaboration at the 7th annual JRI symposium at UCLA.
UCLA students in sciences, engineering, and health sciences are eligible for a ten-week program to participate in advanced research in science or engineering while gaining valuable international experience during the summer quarter at Peking University.
Cong, co-director of the Peking University-UCLA Joint Research Institute, received the award in the systems category, which includes hardware and software.
The annual symposium, held alternatively at Peking University and UCLA, attracted over 150 participants and featured many speakers from both universities.
An opportunity to give the gift of China to students at this critical moment in their development as scientists and global citizens.