Spotlight

July

  • NTU Data Buoys Capture Crucial Data on Typhoon Nepartak

    NTU Data Buoys Capture Crucial Data on Typhoon Nepartak

    Date: 2016/07/21

    Two weather and ocean observation buoys set up by a team from NTU’s Institute of Oceanography provided rich and unprecedented data that is helping scientists analyze the intensity and progression of Super Typhoon Nepartak. On July 8, the super typhoon, which has been described as one of the strongest tropical storms to hit the western region of ... Read more

June

  • NTU Sets Up Office at Silicon Valley

    NTU Sets Up Office at Silicon Valley

    Date: 2016/06/16

    National Taiwan University reached a new milestone in its efforts to promote innovation and entrepreneurship with the establishment of a satellite office in heart of Silicon Valley, Northern California. The National Taiwan University @ Silicon Valley (NTU@SV) center was officially inaugurated on June 11 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony ... Read more

May

  • State of the Robot Art: TAIDA Wins Grand Prize at Robot Art Contest

    State of the Robot Art: TAIDA Wins Grand Prize at Robot Art Contest

    Date: 2016/05/26

    A robot named TAIDA developed by the NTU International Center of Excellence on Intelligent Robotics and Automation Research (NTU-iCeiRA) recently won the grand prize of $30,000 at the debut Robot Art Contest. TAIDA out-painted its fellow roboartists from up to 7 countries with what the judges described as “the relative ... Read more

April

  • NTU Takes 3-0 Victory in University Football Championship

    NTU Takes 3-0 Victory in University Football Championship

    Date: 2016/04/15

    It was a warm breezy spring evening when the NTU Football Varsity marched into the Taipei Stadium for the most important battle the year—the University Football Association finals. After over three months of intense competition, the team fought their way into the finals to compete against National Sun Yat-Sen University on April 3 ... Read more

February

  • President Yang Elected National Academy of Inventors Fellow

    President Yang Elected National Academy of Inventors Fellow

    Date: 2016/02/16

    NTU President Pan-Chyr Yang was elected as a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors in view of his international leadership in the field of lung cancer research. Yang has made revolutionary contributions to humanity by developing new concepts and approaches for the treatment of lung cancer and leading his researchers in creating a ... Read more

  • NTU Alumni Receive Top US Invention and Innovation Honor

    NTU Alumni Receive Top US Invention and Innovation Honor

    Date: 2016/02/04

    Two overseas NTU alumni were recognized last year with one of the most prestigious honors granted in the U.S. for achievement in technological innovation and invention. On December 22, the White House named alumni Nancy Ho and Chen-Ming Calvin Hu among the eight recipients of the 2015 National Medal of Technology and Innovation ... Read more

January

  • Giving Thanks: Year-end Student Faculty Tea Party

    Giving Thanks: Year-end Student Faculty Tea Party

    Date: 2016/01/21

    National Taiwan National Taiwan University hosted a Lunar New Year teacher-student tea party on Jan. 15. Hosted by NTU President Pan-Chyr Yang, over 700 overseas Chinese students, international students, and students from China gathered at the NTU Gymnasium to celebrate the end of the semester ahead of the Chinese New Year ... Read more

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