Nankai International Talent Forum—2018 International
Youth Chemists Forum was successfully held in the Academic Hall of Shixian Building,
Nankai University on April 21, 2018. The Dean of College of Chemistry Chen Jun,
party secretary Zhang Shoumin, vice Dean Sun Pingchuan, academic leaders of
various disciplines, and 18 reporters as well as some teachers and students
participated in this forum.
First, Professor Chen Jun, the young
teachers’ representative of college, Researcher Peng Qian and reporters’
representative, Dr. Wu Yilei delivered speeches in the opening ceremony, which
was chaired by Professor Sun Pingchuan. Professor Chen briefed the guests on
the goals and achievements of the International Youth Chemists Forum, and
expressed a warm welcome to the arrival of 18 reporters at home and abroad.
After the opening ceremony, in Sub Forums of
polymer chemistry and physics, physical chemistry, inorganic chemistry, analytical
chemistry and organic chemistry, 18 reporters from all over the world conducted
wonderful academic reports, and started in-depth exchanges and discussions around
the relevant academic issues with teachers and students.
To young researchers in the International
chemical field, the International Youth Chemists Forum offered the platform to
exchange the academic forefront while inviting young scholars at home and
abroad to contribute to build College of Chemistry in Nankai University into
the world first-class disciplines. Through a variety of channels of in-depth
communication, visiting scholars had a deeper and more comprehensive
understanding of College of Chemistry, while displaying their remarkable
The participants talked about the vision of
exchange and cooperation. Furthermore, some of the speakers expressed the expectation
to join College of Chemistry.
Since its inception, the Forum has received
more than 80 applicants from 74 prestigious universities or scientific
institutions in 12 countries and regions worldwide, including the United
States, Germany, Japan, the United Kingdom, Canada, France, Australia, Singapore
and other countries and regions.
After the comprehensive evaluation of the
Conference group, considering the development demands of disciplines, 18 young
scholars have been invited to report, covering the five secondary disciplines—inorganic
chemistry, analytical chemistry, organic chemistry, physical chemistry and polymer
chemistry and physics, and more than 10 key research