Jason Cong elected to the National Academy of Engineering

Three faculty members of the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science — Jason Cong and George Varghese of Computer Science, and Behzad Razavi of Electrical Engineering — have been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, among the highest honors that can be accorded to an American engineer.

Impact of Beijing's pollution on JRI students studied by UCLA professor

Yifang Zhu, UCLA professor of environmental health sciences at the Fielding School, tracks the effects of air pollution on UCLA students who participate in an annual summer research program in Beijing sponsored by the PKU-UCLA Joint Research Institute.

Apply now for the 2017 UCLA Summer Research Program in Beijing & Shanghai, China

UCLA students in sciences, engineering, and health sciences are eligible for a 12-week program to participate in advanced research in science or engineering while gaining valuable international experience during the summer quarter at Peking University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

7th Annual Peking University - UCLA Symposium

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.

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JRI was founded in 2009 with the intention of fostering new and existing collaborations between UCLA and Peking University. Under the co-direction of Xiaoming Li (PKU) and Jason Cong (UCLA), JRI trains future science and engineering leaders with a global perspective, secures joint funding, and facilitates technology transfer of research results.

JRI aims to serve both institutions as they jointly confront global concerns in science and engineering.

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