Volume 26 Issue 8 - June 6, 2014 PDF
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Research Express@NCKU Jun. 6 ~ Jun. 19, 2014

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NCKU hosts international symposium on public diplomacy and regional business
NCKU Press Center

National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), southern Taiwan, hosts an international symposium on public diplomacy and regional business, May 21, with representatives from United States, Japan, the Philippines, Thailand, and Taiwan to engage people in diplomacy and promote biotechnology.

As a platform for exchanges of private and public sectors, the symposium is organized by NCKU, and Southwestern …

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French students sing in Chinese singing contest at NCKU
NCKU Press Center

A total of approximately 150 international students from more than 50 countries, including Japan, Korea, Germany, England, France, the U.S and Australia take part in the Chinese songs singing contest held by National Cheng Kung University Chinese Language Center (NCKU CLC), Taiwan, from May 12-16.

During 5 successive lunch break, the competitors sing to their heart content enjoying the fun of …

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Sculptures by international artists added to NCKU campus
NCKU Press Center

National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), southern Taiwan, commissioned two international artists to create three public works of art recently adding to the lively atmosphere.

The NCKU Art Center utilized the “post-renovation upgrade of the East side of the Cheng-Kung Campus” construction plan (成功校區東側教學舍後期更新整建工程) to commission 3 pieces of exterior sculpture. …

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NCKU’s David robot shines at international competition
NCKU Press Center

A 135-cm tall humanoid robot called David 2 developed by a Tainan-based National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) research team has brought home 2 gold, 4 silver and 1 bronze medals recently in the 2014 International Competition on Intelligent Humanoid Robotics.

The research team currently consists of 9 students, which is led by Distinguished Prof. Tzuu-Hseng S. Li of Department of Electrical Engineering at NCKU. …

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Wall painting created by NCKU students to raise ecological awareness
NCKU Press Center

A group of students recruited by National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) Green Toes Society paint the wall on campus to raise ecological awareness among the students. They finished the outline of the art work they created on May 27 and will continue the rest of the painting in the coming few weeks.

The wall located next to the dormitory of Shang-Li Campus is on one of the busy road through …

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E-learning forum Asia kicks off at NCKU
NCKU Press Center

National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), southern Taiwan, hosts the eLearning Forum Asia 2014 from May 28 to 30 with approximately 250 international scholars from Norway, UK, Canada, Singapore, and China.

NCKU Vice President Dr. Hong-Sen Yan on behalf of President Hwung-Hweng Hwung welcomes the guests and said, NCKU as one of the most prestigious universities in Taiwan has 9 colleges, …

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NCKU chair professor receives Y. Z. Hsu Scientific Award
NCKU Press Center

National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Chair Professor Dr. Ming-Chi Chang has been given the Y.Z. Hsu Scientific Award in the bio-medical category during the announcement of award winners of the 6th Y. Z. Hsu Scientific Award.

The award recognized Dr. Chang’s great achievements in the development of anti-Interleukin-20 (IL-20) monoclonal antibody …

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NCKU research team discovers new treatment for liver diseases
NCKU Press Center

A Tainan-based research team from National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) has discovered the pathogenesis of liver fibrosis and developed antibodies that reduce liver damage, inhibit hepatic fibrosis, and recover liver function.

Professor Ming-Shi Chang, PhD, Chair Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at NCKU, has led the team to make another breakthrough in their research on …

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