Four USTC Alumni Elected Members of American Physical Society


        Results of the 2009 APS membership elections were announced recently. Four new members of APS are USTC alumni: Qian Jianming, Department of Modern Physics (1977); Xu Nu, Department of Physics (1977); Zhang Shiwei, Department of Physics (1983); and Duan Luming, Department of Physics (1990). So far, 22 USTC alumni have been elected to membership of the American Physical Society.


        List of APS members who are USTC alumni:

        Tang Chao, class of 1977, NEC Research Institute, U.S. (elected in 1997)

        Wu Qi, class of 1977, USTC & Chinese University of Hong Kong (elected in 1999)

        Zhang Fuchun, MS from USTC, Univ. of Cincinnati, CAS overseas reviewer (elected in 1999)

        Zhou Bing, class of 1977, University of Michigan (elected in 2001)

        Wen Xiaogang, class of 1977, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (elected in 2002)???

        Lin Haiqing, class of 1977, Chinese University of Hong Kong (elected in 2003)

        Tao Rongjia, class of 1964, Temple University (elected in 2004)

        Tu Yuhai, class of 1982, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center (elected in 2004)

        Qiu Jianwei, class of 1976, Iowa State University (elected in 2005)

        Zhang Shufeng, class of 1980, University of Missouri-Columbia (elected in 2005)

        Si Qimiao, class of 1981, Rice University (elected in 2005)

        Wang Hailin, class of 1978, University of Oregon (elected in 2006)

        Lu Zhengtian, class of 1980, Argonne National Laboratory, U.S. (elected in 2006)

        Fu Guoyong, class of 1979, Princeton University (elected in 2006)

        Qian Yongzhong, class of 1984, University of Minnesota (elected in 2008)

        Xie Xincheng, class of 1977, Oklahoma State University (elected in 2008)

        Fan Shanhui, class of 1987, Stanford University (elected in 2008)

        Chen Jianping, class of 1977, Thomas Jefferson National Laboratory, U.S. (elected in 2008)

        Qian Jianming, class of 1980, University of Michigan (elected in 2009)

        Xu Nu, class of 1977, Lawrence National Laboratory, U.S. (elected in 2009)

        Zhang Shiwei, class of 1983, William & Mary College (elected in 2009)

        Duan Luming, class of 1989, University of Michigan (elected in 2009)



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