十一月 28, 2017 nptadmin 0

In an historical point of view, China had not started the formal research and education on nuclear science until the 1950s, although some individual intellectuals joined the nuclear field when studying and staying in the western countries in earlier years. Due to the nation’s need to develop the atomic energy systems, the first higher education unit on nuclear science was established at PKU in 1955. The first class was composed of 99 students selected from a large number of undergraduates who had already studied in many other science universities for three years. Therefore they got graduation just one year later and went to various places to initiate the nuclear science research and education in China. Since then the nuclear science unit at PKU, later on named as the Department of Technical Physics, has fostered more than 5000 graduates, amongst them 11 become Academicians of the Chinese […]