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On December 15, 2018, the “Academic Activities of the 110 th Anniversary of Lanzhou University” and also the First Northwest China Regional Research Forum, sponsored by the Institute of Ancient Chinese History, School of History and Culture, Lanzhou University,was held at Lanzhou University. Professor Zhang Tieshan, Minzu University of China, and Professor Du Changshun, Qinghai Normal University, delivered keynote speeches of T he Study of Pieces of the Old Tibetan and Two-leaf Uighur Scripture ...

At the invitation of the First Hospital of Lanzhou University, Dr. Yury v. Popov, director of Hepatic Fibrosis Research Center of Department of Digestive and Liver Diseases, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)and Dr. Qi Xiaolong, the senior researcher at Harvard Medical Schoolvisited LZUon December 11,2018. Yuan Zhanting, secretary of Lanzhou University CPC Committee met the guests in the VIP room of the Yifu Science Building. Li Yumin, vice president ofLZUand other directors, mainly fr...

Mr. Lei Chaozi, Director General of the Department of Science and Technology of the Ministry of Education visited LZU and provided consultation to the scientific and technological innovation of LZU on December 11, 2018. He delivered a lecture entitled "Scientific and Technological Innovation and ‘Double-Class Construction’ ", after the lecture, he also attended a meeting on scientific research work and the construction of leading-edge science centers of LZU....

On November 6th , the award-giving ceremony of HLHL Prize for 2018 was held in Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. Yan Chunhua, president of Lanzhou University (LZU) and academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, won "Science and technology prize in chemistry of HLHL Funds". Wang Xudong, alumnus of LZU and president of Dunhuang Academy, won "Science and technology prize in regional innovation of HLHL Funds". Academician Yan Chunhua devoted himself to the research on the theory and applicatio...

On October 31th, Igor Gryniv Svetlana Aleksijevitj, the advisor to Ukrainian President, led a delegation of 15 members, including president of the National Academy of Presidential Administration of Ukraine, dean of Ukraine National Lviv Conservatory of Music, president of National Political Theorists Association, to visit LZU, accompanied by Ding Jianwei, councillor of the Chinese Embassy in Ukraine. Yan Chunhua, president of LZU and vice president Pan Baotian met with them. Yan Chunhua expresse...

The 2018 International Genetic Machines Competition (iGEM) was held in Boston, USA from October 25th to 29th. A total of 343 teams, including most of global First-class universities, participated in the competition. Lanzhou University (LZU) team—LZU-CHINA won the gold medal with the project “Vesicle Attacker” in the competition, and won three single awards nomination, including the best drug therapy project, the best basic components and the best new combination components, three single award no...

From August 6th to 19th, the Dunhuang Institute of Lanzhou University(LZU) organized the "Lanzhou University Hu Chinese Inscriptions Study Group" to conduct an academic investigation on the "Grassland Silk Road" in the eastern section of Mongolia. The delegation was headed by Zheng Binglin, director of the Dunhuang Studies Institute of Lanzhou University, the key research bases for Humanities and Social Sciences of the Ministry of Education, and the Special-term Professor of the Yangtze River Pr...

Recently Nature Geoscience published the paper centering on the formation time and driving mechanism of Lancang River which was wrote by Nie Junsheng goup, from The Key Laboratory of Western Environment of School of Resources and Environment, LZU. The paper was named "Rapid incision of the Mekong River in the middle Miocene linked to monsoonal precipitation". Lancang River, as one of the top ten rivers in the world, originates from Qinghai Province, flows through dozens of countries in southeast...

On October 16 th , Ren Yi, executive president of the Graduate School of Macquarie University, Australia, Nick Mansfield, president of the Graduate School, and other six people visited LZU. Pan Baotian, vice-president of LZU, accompanied by relevant personnel from International Department, Graduate School, School of Management, School of Politics and International Relations, School of Pharmacy, School of Foreign Languages and Literature and School of Earth Sciences and Mineral Resources met with...

During the course of the Belt and Road Initiative Forum for Ecological Civilization held by University Alliance from September 23 rd to 25 th , Yan Chunhua, president of LZU, and Pan Baohua, vice-president of LZU, respectively met with some distinguished guests, and thoroughly discussed the topics of common interest such as exchanges and cooperation. Those distinguished guests included Juliette Biao, director of the African office of the United Nations Environment Programme, Ishtiaq Ahmad,presid...