WUT’s Achievements Won2018 Science and Technology Award of Provincial- and Ministerial-level


  The Hubei Science and Technology Award and Conference on Promotion of Scientific and Technological Innovation was opened at Hongshan Assembly Hall on the morning of April 26. The leaders of the Hubei province attended the conference, including Jiang Chaoliang, Secretary of the Hubei Provincial Party Committee and Director of the Standing Committee of the Provincial People's Congress, Wang Xiaodong, Vice Secretary of the Hubei Provincial Party Committee and Governor of the Hubei province, Ma Guoqiang, Vice Secretary of the Hubei Provincial Party Committee and Secretary of the Wuhan Municipal Party Committee. Professor Li Xingping, Professor Wang Hongmei and Associate Research Fellow Zhang Junfufrom WUT, as the representatives of awarded projects, attended the conference and received awards.

  Fifteen Science and Technology Achievements of WUT won the Hubei Province Science and Technology Award in 2018, among which Professor Yu Jiaguo’s project “Semiconductor Photocatalyst Based On Graphene ”won first prize of Natural Science, Academician Jiang Desheng’s project “Key Technologies for Huge-capacity Fiber Bragg Grating Network” won first prize of Technology Invention, Professor Li Xingping’s project “Control Theory and Key Technologies of Blasting Construction in Deeply--buried Tunnels of large Hydro Power Station” won first prize of Technology Advancement. Besides, WUT’s two participation projects won the first prizes, as well as two hosts projects and six participation projects won the second prizes in addition to one host project and one participation project winning the third prizes.


  In the recent years, facing the major strategic needs of the international frontier, WUT has been aligned with the scientific and technological innovation system of the world, nation, industries and regions, encouraged the original innovation, promoted the transformation of scientific achievements and made a number of influential scientific and technological achievements. In 2018, WUT has received other science and technology awards of provincial andministerial-level such as three first prizes of the Science Research Famous Achievement Award in Higher Institution granted by the Ministry of Education, first prize of the Technology Invention Award of the Jiangsu province as well as other 12 first prizes of the Social Support Award with significant social influence such as the Science and Technology of Construction Material Award given by the Chinese Ceramic Society.