The second list of national maker space has been published by the Torch Center of Science & Technology Department, recently. CIOMP-T2T Entrepreneurship Studio is on the list with other six Jilin maker spaces.
To mark the first Chinese Aerospace Day in 2016, the provincial Department of Industry and CIOMP jointly organized a series of popular science activities, which also marks the second open day celebrating CIOMP’s International Optoelectronic Innovation Cluster.
Each year, the Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) elects a limited number of distinguished and extraordinary scientists to be SPIE Fellows. In 2016 SPIE bestowed this honor to CIOMP Vice President Professor ZHANG Xuejun. Prof. ZHANG was one of only 32 scientists from around the world and the only scientist from China or the Asia-Pacific to be elected this year.
Professor FANG Wei from Space Optics Department I was awarded the honorary title of “National March Eighth Red Banner Pacesetter” which is the most influential title in our country and represents the advanced typical of hundreds of millions of women. This is the second time for the women staff to obtain this honorary title since 2007 when Researcher HE HuiYang won this title.
The assembly and testing of mount for 2m telescope have been completed successfully with excellent performance under the cooperation and organization of the project team and Changchun UP optotech company.
In a first for both CIOMP and the TRUMPF Group, the two parties have signed a contract for a two-year research project to develop new laser technologies. The cooperative agreement was born from a visit to CIOMP by the TRUMPF Group’s research director, Dr Berthold Schmidt, in March 2015. Dr Schmidt’s kind acceptance of an invitation to visit was followed by fruitful meetings in which CIOMP and the TRUMPF Group expressed an interest and a willingness to cooperate.