ABCP 2021 Annual Conference was held on Friday 2 July and Saturday 3 July
The ABCP 2021 Annual Conference, which was themed “challenges and opportunities in UK-China research collaborations”, was held as an online event on Friday 2 July and Saturday 3 July. Over 400 registered participants attended the plenary sessions in the morning including the Opening Ceremony, UK-China HEI Forum, and ABCP Annual General Meeting, and six parallel thematic sessions in the afternoon on UK-China collaboration, Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Manufacturing, Energy, Medicine and Health, Ageing Society and Sustainability.
Professor Junwang Tang won 2021 Corday-Morgan Prize
In the announcement of 2021 Prize winners of the Royal Society of Chemistry, Professor Junwang Tang FRSC of University College London and a member of ABCP, won 2021 Corday-Morgan Prize, for “the discovery of efficient photocatalysts for clean and renewable fuel synthesis”. Professor Tang’s research focuses on the discovery of efficient photocatalysts for renewable fuel synthesis and chemical recycling and chemical systems to address the supply of renewable energy and environmental purification.
Professor Kai Hong Luo received the 2021 AIAA Energy Systems Award
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has announced the awards recipients of the 2021, Professor Kai Hong Luo FREng of University of College London and a member of ABCP has received the 2021 AIAA Energy Systems Award. AIAA Citation described his achievement as “groundbreaking contributions to multiscale multiphysics modeling and simulation that have transformed energy system analysis, prediction, design and optimization through research, innovation, education and leadership”.