• The final roadshows of the Design Thinking course were successfully held by SEM
    The SEM course entitled Design Thinking: Scheme Design in Entrepreneurship and Management held its closing roadshows for the fall semester of the 2020-2021 academic year in the SEM lecture hall on December 21st and 24th. For this semester the course was organized by eight professors from the SEM, and two classes were run. Prof. Hong Suting, the host of the roadshow, gave a brief introduction ...
    2021-01-04
  • SIAIS holds the fourth Meeting of the 1st SIAIS Academic Committee
    On December 18th, SIAIS held the fourth Meeting of the 1st SIAIS Academic Committee in the ShanghaiTech Conference Center. Thirteen SIAIS Academic Committee members, composed of distinguished experts in the field of biomedical research, and thirty representatives of SIAIS faculty attended the meeting.  The meeting was hosted by Rao Zihe, Distinguished Adjunct Professor of SIAIS and Membe...
    2020-12-31
  • The Entrepreneurship Carnival event of the 3rd Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit was successfully held
    As the grand finale of the 3rd Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit of ShanghaiTech University, the Entrepreneurship Carnival event was held in the Conference Center on the afternoon of December 25th. Peng Song, Executive Deputy Director of the Shanghai Science and Technology Innovation Office, Qiu Wenjin, Deputy Director of Shanghai Municipal Development and Reform Commission, were joined with ...
    2020-12-29
  • The SIAIS research team reveals a piRNA-independent mechanism of  PIWI protein in gastric cancer
    On August 26th, 2020, a team led by SIAIS Distinguished Adjunct Professor Lin Haifan published new findings in PNAS in an article entitled “PIWIL1 Promotes Gastric Cancer via a piRNA-Independent Mechanism”. These findings reveal a new function and action mechanism of PIWI proteins in oncogenesis, guiding the identification of PIWI inhibitors to cure cancer.   Precision m...
    2020-12-29
  • Congratulations to Yang Haitao and Xu Fei on winning the 14th Wuxi AppTec Life Science and Chemistry Award
    On December 19th, the 14th award ceremony of Wuxi AppTec Life Science and Chemistry Award was held virtually. Yang Haitao, Deputy Director and PI of the SIAIS and Associate Professor of the SLST at ShanghaiTech was awarded the “Outstanding Achievement Award”; Xu Fei, Assistant Director and PI of the iHuman and Associate Professor of the SLST, was awarded the “Scholar Award”. Among the out...
    2020-12-24
  • Research group made an important advance in the scheduling mechanism of intelligent networks
    Professor Shao Ziyu’s research group of SIST made an important advance in intelligent networking, addressing the following challenge: “How to systematically design effective predictive scheduling algorithms for intelligent networks?” Their results, of high importance to recent software-defined networking (SDN) systems, were published in an article entitled “Predictive Switch-Controller Associa...
    2020-12-22
  • The second competition of the 3rd Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit was successfully held
    On December 13th, ShanghaiTech successfully held the second competition of the 3rd Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit in the Y Building. The topic of this competition focused on biomedicine and healthcare, attracting a total of 11 student groups and 24 faculty groups to participate in the event. The group members included not only professors, researchers, graduates and undergraduates from SLST...
    2020-12-16
  • The first competition of the 3rd Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit was successfully held
    On December 12th, ShanghaiTech successfully held the first competition of the 3rd Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit in the auditorium of SPST. The topic of this competition focused on new energy, new materials and intelligent manufacturing, attracting a total of 15 student groups and 8 faculty groups to participate in the event. The group members included not only professors, resear...
    2020-12-14
  • SIST Makes Progress in Model Reduction for High-Dimensional Computational Models
    In the past two years, two novel model reduction methods for high-dimensional stochastic computational models were proposed by the Visual and Data Intelligence Center (VDI Center) of SIST. The first method, proposed in the article entitled “Rank adaptive tensor recovery-based model reduction for partial differential equations with high-dimensional random inputs”, provided a new systematic comput...
    2020-12-08
  • iHuman Founding Director Raymond Stevens is Identified as a Highly Cited Researcher and Elected as AAAS Fellow
    Recently, iHuman Founding Director Raymond Stevens was identified as a highly cited researcher for his exceptional research influence, demonstrated by the production of multiple highly-cited papers that ranked in the top 1% by citations for field and year in the Web of Science?. This is the 7th year in a row he has achieved this accomplishment. Each year, Clarivate? identifies the world...
    2020-12-08
  • Falling Walls Honors SIAIS Professor Yang Haitao as one of the 10 Winners in Life Sciences Category
    On November 4th, 2020, Professor Yang Haitao, Principal Investigator at Shanghai Institute of Advanced Immunochemical Studies (SIAIS) of ShanghaiTech University, was honored as one of the 10 Falling Walls winners in the life sciences category. The Falling Walls Foundation, a nonprofit organization based in Berlin, selected “Breakthroughs” in different categories out of a pool of 900 nominations ...
    2020-12-04
  • SLST Researchers Propose a Potential Strategy to Treat Myocardial Infarction
    A team of scientists led by Professor Zhang Hui from SLST has identified a novel potential therapeutic strategy to treat myocardial infarction. On November 20th, 2020, a paper entitled “Overexpression of Kdr in adult endocardium induces endocardial neovascularization and improves heart function after myocardial infarction” was published online in Cell Research. &nbs...
    2020-11-30
  • The SIAIS Research Team Reveals the Heterogeneous Tumor Cells and Their Immune Microenvironment in Early-Stage Lung Adenocarcinomas
    On November 3rd, 2020, a team led by SIAIS Distinguished Adjunct Professor Fan Guoping and Research Associate Professor Zhu Xianmin published new findings in the Springer Nature Group Journal Oncogene with the title of “Single-cell RNA sequencing reveals the heterogeneous tumor and immune cell populations in early-stage lung adenocarcinomas harboring EGFR mutations”. This work is ...
    2020-11-18
  • Toshiba (China) Co., Ltd. and NEDO Delegation Visits ShanghaiTech University
    On November 12th, a delegation from Toshiba (China) Co., Ltd. and NEDO visited ShanghaiTech University. Toshiba (China) Chairman Yoichi Miyazaki, the Director of the First Business Promotion Department, Zhang Tong, the Director of the New Business Development Department, Ju Huijuan, the Director of the Beijing Office of NEDO, Shigetaka Takagi, together with Representative Liang Xiao met with Presi...
    2020-11-16