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New Addition of two distinguished academicians to the C.S. Wu's Symposium

Updated: Sep 14, 2022

Professor Young-Kee Kim and Professor Nien Yan are joining our C.S. Wu's Global Online Symposium as Organizing Committee members.


Professor Young-Kee Kim (김영기) on the left, Louis Block Distinguished Service Professor and Chairman of the Physics Department of the University of Chicago. Professor Kim will also assume the presidency of the American Physical Society in 2024.

Professor Nien Yan on the right, Shirley M. Tilgman Professor of Molecular Biology, Princeton University

About the C.S. Wu Global Forum

In order to commemorate Madame Chien Shiung Wu's 110 Anniversaries, Nanjing University Alumni Association United States (USAAUS) will host the first C.S. Wu Global Online Symposium, on September 24th, 2022. It welcomes scientists, teachers and students all over the world to join this open event.

The son of Madame C.S. Wu, Dr. Vincent Yuan, expressed his great pleasure in approving the NUAAUS to organize this commemorative event.

The U.S. Postal Service wrote to NUAAUS and authorized the use of Chien-shung Wu commemorative stamp to honor her as "one of the most influential nuclear physicists of the 20th century".

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