11 Achievements of WUT Won Hubei Provincial Science and Technology Awards

On the morning of June 12, the Hubei Provincial Science and Technology Award Ceremony was held in the Hongshan Hall to award the winning groups and individuals in 2019. Ying Yong, Secretary of Hubei Provincial Party Committee attended the ceremony and delivered a speech. The meeting was chaired by Wang Xiaodong, deputy secretary of the Hubei Provincial Party Committee and Governor of Hubei Province. Xin Sijin, Secretary of the Party Committee of WUT, attended the awarding ceremony. Professors Wu Weiguo and Yang Xiaoyu were awarded as representatives of the winning projects.

In 2019, WUT boasted a total of 11 scientific and technological achievements that won the Awards. Among them, the project of Research on Controllable Construction of Bionic Porous Materials and New Functional Mechanism won the first prize of natural science, the project of Development of Wide and Flat River-sea Shipping won the first prize of technical invention. In addition, WUT has 1 participating project that won the first prize, 4 hosted projects and 1 participated project wining the second prize, and 2 hosted projects and 1 participated project, the third prize.

WUT has attached great importance to the science and technology awards to build itself into a first-class university with top disciplines. In recent years, continuous efforts have been made to improve the incentive mechanism. In addition, the document of scientific research allowance has been revised and ‘Wuhan University of Technology Science and Technology Award Evaluation Measures’ has been introduced to stir the teachers' enthusiasm for innovation and reward declaration. Great endeavors has be made to boost achievement cultivation and to promote early cultivation and incubation of major scientific and technological achievements. By doing so, an orderly and sound cycle of award declaration of the major projects can be formed.