<![CDATA[NCKU News Center - NEWS]]> utf-8 2021-01-25 11:44:46 2021-01-25 11:44:46 HeimaVista.com inc <![CDATA[Taiwan-UK Virtual Higher Education Delegation Fosters Discussions on New Education Policies in the Face of the Pandemic]]> 2021-01-25 08:51:04 <![CDATA[Aurora Physics Breakthrough: Japan-Taiwan ERG Satellite Reveals New Findings about Auroras]]> 2021-01-19 17:22:28 <![CDATA[NCKU Signs CSAT Agreement to Further Taiwan-U.S. Efforts on International Mobility in Higher Education]]> 2021-01-13 16:44:19 <![CDATA[NCKU VRMT System Won a Silver Medal in 2020 gSIC-REAT: A Great Success in Improving Upper Limb Motor Function in Patients with Hemiparesis]]> 2020-12-22 13:17:09 <![CDATA[NCKU, BOSCH Strengthen Strategic Collaboration on Big Data, IoT]]> 2020-12-10 18:40:49 <![CDATA[Eye of the Eagle: NCKU Becomes Nominator for The Earthshot Prize]]> 2020-12-08 11:28:00 <![CDATA[NCKU Receives 2020 National Sustainable Development Award]]> 2020-12-03 09:02:12 <![CDATA[NCKU Overseas Week Promotes International Scientific Collaboration in Higher Education]]> 2020-11-19 17:43:33 <![CDATA[Research Team Led by Professor Jyh-Ming Ting Develops Highly Stable High-entropy Material for Lithium-ion Battery Anode]]> 2020-11-17 12:07:36 <![CDATA[NCKU Works with Indian Company Lazuline Biotech to Develop New Drug for Prevention and Treatment of Cancer and Alzheimer's Disease]]> Distinguished Professor Nan-Shan Chang at the Institute of Molecular Medicine at NCKU, who discovered a small drug peptide named Zfra or dubbed “Zffi”, signed a cooperation agreement with an Indian Biopharmaceutical company Lazuline Biotech Pvt. Ltd (www.lazulinebio.com) based at Hyderabad early in September this year. Both research teams will work together on Zffi for drug and vaccine development. Hopefully, clinical trials for Zffi in treating cancer and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) will start in India sometime between 2022 and 2023. This marks a significant milestone in recent international collaborations.

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2020-11-13 11:38:22
<![CDATA[Dr. Shaw-Jenq Sean Tsai was awarded by Society for the Study of Reproduction (SSR) for the 2020 Fuller W. Bazer SSR International Scientist Award]]> Dr. Shaw-Jenq Sean Tsai, Chair Professor of the Department of Physiology at National Cheng Kung University, was awarded by the Society for the Study of Reproduction (SSR) for the 2020 Fuller W. Bazer SSR International Scientist Award (Fuller W. Bazer Award).

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2020-10-15 18:04:04
<![CDATA[NCKU student is named awardee of the Google PhD Fellowship Program]]> National Cheng Kung University PhD student Cai Yun-Zhan (蔡昀展) was announced as the recipient of the Google PhD Fellowship Program in System and Networking. Recipients of this fellowship are offered a one-year Fellowship award of 10,000 U.S. dollars (around 300,000 TWD) and a connection to a Google Research Mentor. This is the first time for this fellowship to be awarded to scholars in Taiwan.

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2020-10-14 15:55:03
<![CDATA[Crossing the Valley of Death: Opportunities for Medical Device Innovation forum webinar]]> Innovation lies in the heart of academia, and universities generate high-quality, intellectual property on a large scale. However, commercial translation of this intellectual property has been poor, particularly in the medical device sector. It is critical to address this issue to ensure that innovation from research institutes can fulfil its potential and progresses to impact the society. The NCKU Overseas Hub in Malaysia hosted a forum webinar on October 1st, 2020, on the topic of “Crossing the Valley of Death: Opportunities for Medical Device Innovation” to tackle these issues with practical advice from the distinguished panellists.

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2020-10-14 13:46:51
<![CDATA[NCKU and Catholic University of Saint Thomas in Indonesia held the 13th International Indonesia Forum online]]> 2020-10-07 15:03:39 <![CDATA[The Future Begins Here – NCKU Vietnamese Alumni and PhD Student Share Study Life and Career Opportunities]]> NCKU Overseas Hub in Vietnam hosted the “The Future Begins Here” webinar on September 17th to explore useful scholarship information, study experience in NCKU, internship projects and career opportunities in Taiwan and Vietnam through the personal testimonies of Vietnamese alumni and a PhD student as well as a detailed introduction by NCKU Office of International Affairs. Whereas the positive and active responses from online viewers reflects the attractiveness of study in NCKU and in Taiwan, the authentic stories mirror the deep connection between Taiwan and Vietnam in young talent cultivation.

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2020-10-05 11:28:16
<![CDATA[Lu Yen-Hsun Served Up Ceremonial First Pitch for the New Intellectual Tennis Court of NCKU]]> The new intellectual tennis court of National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) opened on 17th, September. Lu Yen-Hsun, the outstanding Taiwanese tennis player, was invited to hold the opening ceremony and served up ceremonial first pitch.

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2020-09-30 14:32:14
<![CDATA[NCKU is the first university to establish a smart Campus Security Center incorporating AI]]> By incorporating a surveillance system, an emergency notification system, and campus police dispatch, National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) established the Research Center for Campus Security (the Security Center) and placed 18 red emergency booths with security cameras on every side all around the NCKU campus. This is the first security center to incorporate AI among universities in Taiwan.

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2020-09-29 17:06:37
<![CDATA[Taiwan and Thailand co-organized International Webinar Series on Smart Healthcare Science and Technology to expand international cooperation with New Southbound nations]]> Fighting COVID-19 has brought severe challenges to the world. According to 2020 Deloitte report, biomedical industry will develop new technologies and working mode during the pandemic. Those improvements will drive industrial transformation and advancement. National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) and its Southeast Asia country partner, Mahidol University (MU), are dedicated to building bridges of cooperation and co-organized “International Webinar Series on Smart Healthcare Science and Technology.”

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2020-09-29 12:12:25
<![CDATA[Tang Prize forum at NCKU: Laureates discuss inflammatory mechanisms in the COVID-19 era]]> The Tang Prize Foundation held its 2020 Masters’ Forum in Biopharmaceutical Science at National Cheng Kung University. Via an online conference, the three laureates, Dr. Charles Dinarello, Dr. Marc Feldmann, and Dr. Tadamitsu Kishimoto, talked about their life-long journey in medical research and discussed how the current treatments for inflammatory diseases could help in the COVID-19 pandemic.

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2020-09-28 13:43:27
<![CDATA[Wetland Reflections from a Global Gaze: NCKU International Students Submerged in Discussions About the Tainan Salt Fields]]> The Department of Hydraulic and Ocean Engineering, NCKU, brings students closer to the core of their studies in courses offered by Professor Wang Hsiao-Wen (王筱雯), Interdisciplinary Principles in Sustainable Development and Management of Wetland Environments, in which solutions are sought to resolve wetland restoration issues. Students from NCKU invited by Taijiang National Park are learning first-hand what the current wetland restoration scene looks like in the Tainan Sicao and Qidu Salt fields.

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2020-09-18 15:21:22