UIC to offer two postdoctoral programmes

UIC's application to set up two postdoctoral programmes in two first-class disciplines, Mathematics and Statistics, has been approved by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security and the China Postdoctoral Science Foundation. UIC is the only university in Zhuhai to receive this approval.It is the first time the application has been opened to Chinese-foreign (including Mainland-Hong Ko...

Six FST scholars make world's top 2% scientists list

Stanford University and Elsevier have made the World's Top 2% Scientists for 2023, a publicly accessible database showcasing highly cited researchers.The selected six UIC FST scholars are: UIC President, Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences Prof Tang Tao; Dean of Graduate School Prof Jia Weijia; Prof Wang Qing-Guo of Department of Computer Sci...

FST scholars bring home NSFC funding for four projects

The review results of the 2023 National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) projects application were recently announced, and four FST scholars were awarded project grants, including two general projects, one youth fund project and one foreign scholar fund project. The funding recipients for the two general projects are Prof Wang Qing-Guo and Prof Wang Tian; both are of the Department o...

FST teacher wins ICSA Junior Researcher Award

The 12th International Chinese Statistical Association (ICSA) International Conference was held from 7 to 9 July 2023 in Hong Kong, China. At the conference, Dr Ma Chuoxin of the Department of Statistics and Data Science of UIC's Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) won the Junior Researcher Award for her paper, Multi-state model and structural selection for the analysis of depressive sympto...

UIC Prof Xu Baojun admitted as Fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry

Professor Xu Baojun of UIC's Faculty of Science and Technology has recently been admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry (FRSC).FRSC was established in 1841 and is a chemical academic society with the most extended history in the world and the most significant impact in Europe. It is one of the most influential international authoritative academic institutions. Its members includ...

Poster Presentation displays FST students' academic research

UIC's Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) organised the 11th Science & Technology Poster Presentation on 12 April 2023.A total of 88 research papers conducted by undergraduates and postgraduates from eight programmes were on display and a number of experts and scholars from academia and industry were invited to serve as judges, sharing insights with students and teachers.   Students present...

Nine UIC scholars enter world's best scientists ranking

International academic website Research.com released the Best Scientists in the World Ranking, with nine UIC scholars selected.Research.com has been publishing the rankings of leading scientists worldwide since 2022. Its rankings comprise one comprehensive list and over 20 lists covering every discipline. Position in the ranking lists is based on a researcher's discipline H-index and a detailed...

Provincial key lab settles at UIC, first among Zhuhai's universities

UIC unveiled the Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Interdisciplinary Research and Application for Data Science on 13 December 2022 and held the Lab's first academic committee meeting.The Department of Science and Technology of Guangdong Province in 2022 approved the key laboratory’s establishment. It is the first laboratory that settles in a university of Zhuhai and the highest-standard r...