Speaker

Professor Qijin Ou, Deputy director of Institute of SJTU History, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Time

2019.09.08 16:00-17:30

Venue

Lecture Hall 206, 2th Floor of Building 6 of Science Laboratory Buildings

Abstract

In 1929, Qian Xuesen, 18, was admitted to Jiaotong University from Beijing. Five years later, talented Qian Xuesen went to MIT to study in the United States and began to the forefront of science and technology in the world. Twenty years later, he embarked on an ambitious career in the PRC’s space industry. From a college student to the world’s top scientist, from a handsome teenager to a “national outstanding contributor scientist”, it represents the growth history of a great man, the glorious history of a university, and the rise history of a country.

Bio

Professor Qijin Ou, Deputy director of Institute of SJTU History, Shanghai Jiao Tong University; His major is the study of university history and museum, the history of higher education in China. He published “Sheng Xuanhuai and Modern Chinese Education(2016) “, “ History of Shanghai Jiaotong University(Volume I-2, 2016) “, and “ Qian Xuesen and his alma mater SJTU”. He has published more than 50 papers. He and his team won the Presidential Award of Shanghai Jiaotong University(2016).