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Hualong One reactor operational
Smart fish tanks for marine farms

Smart fish tanks for marine farms

Technology news digest in English, Chinese and Japanese language

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April 2022

March 2022

31-3

China issues ethical guideline to ensure use of science and technology for good purposes

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30-3

QIBEBT: genetic blue-light sensor doubles oil productivity in microalgae

28-3

Applications for New Plant Variety Rights for Agricultural Plants in China Surpasses 50,000

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28-3

Construction Begins on the First Large Gas Field in Bohai Bay with a Capacity of 100 Billion Cubic Meters

28-3

CAS DICP develops inexpensive sulfonated polyether ether ketone membranes for alkaline-based flow batteries

28-3

Hefei opens CRAFT science park around fusion reactor

28-3

Polyethylene degradation by marine fungus discovered

28-3

Hualong One reactor operational

25-3

NNSF increases budget to 33 bln RMB, + 6.8%. More reseach on carbon emissions.

24-3

Smart fish tanks for marine farms

24-3

Wildlife elephant park in China

24-3

CAS Hefei Institute of Physical Sciences will build Environmental Research Institute

23-3

New ethical guidelines for research in frontier fields, include international research

23-3

Hainan establishes International Carbon Emissions Trading Center

23-3

USA and China rank 1st and 2nd in World Computing power, China is 1st in AI computing

22-3

Satellite images show forest increase in China

22-3

Plans for “145” on large energy storage systems

21-3

Asteroid named after Huazhong University of Science and Technology

18-3

Maltose operator system for metabolic engineering of Bacillus subtilis

18-3

Technical standard for marine ecosystem restoration

18-3

Review of Hainan Seed Depository

17-3

Chinese Association for Science and Technology heads masterplan for an education of the public in a “science spirit”

17-3

East-west data center in Xinjiang

16-3

China has built efficient “plant factories” on its polar research stations

16-3

China has built nearly 3 million charging poles for electric vehicles

16-3

Root microbiota influences the alkaloid composition of aconite plants

15-3

Fertile mice from demethylated DNA in oocytes

14-3

Nature Index attests China fastest rise in R&D

14-3

Time-restricted morning meals are best for health

11-3

Survey on „smart farming“

10-3

Flexible Soft-solid MOF Composite Membrane Boosts H2/CO2 Separation

10-3

China-Tajikistan Joint Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Biological Resources Officially Launched

10-3

Popularization of S&T is as important as S&T

10-3

6-APA, 7-ACA and 7-ADCA biosynthesis from glucose through metabolic engineering of yeast

10-3

China’s online retailer giant JD.com realized carbon neutrality in 2021

9-3

Improving gender equality in S&T

4-3

Progress in protection of endangered species

4-3

CAS Institute of Microbiology develops inhalable COVID19 antibodies

3-3

Review on “Innovation cities” in China

2-3

CAS publishes „action plan for carbon neutrality“

1-3

China’s cities reach 60% air quality

1-3

China’s Top 10 scientific advances in 2021

 

Feburary 2022

25-2

Direct conversion of syngas into higher aldehydes and ketones 170C

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25-2 China 169 state-level high-tech zones contribute 13% to national GDP
24-2

Yangtze river sees first 3000 t fully electric freighter

24-2 Urbanization Makes Positive Contribution to China’s Ecological Improvement
24-2 Yangtze river is shown to transport huge amounts of microplastics
23-2

Quaternary surfactant spray kills COVID virus within 1 minute completely

21-2

Fengyun 3 E-Star satellite launch allows China to scan the earth every 4 hours

21-2

3d Generation Hualong One nuclear reactor starts commercial operation, exports to Pakistan and Argentina

21-2

Sophisticated holograph 20 CN20 CN20 CN¥ banknote celebrates Beijing winter Olympics 2022

21-2 China builds 3000 km artificial rivers for largest flood control infrastructure in the world
21-2 CAS issues compliance rules for scientific publications
21-2 Hydrogen generation from electrolysis: enhancing catalyst lifetime by Co2MnO4
21-2 Bionic shark in Shanghai aquarium
18-2 Cute movie on AI technology “made-in-China”
18-2 Digital Health companies in China review
18-2 Animal feed and brewing with transgenic fragrant sorghum
18-2 Hydrogen from water by metal-organic frameworks
18-2 Top ranking of Chinese scientific journals
18-2 De-novo Design of amino acid producing industrial strains
17-2 Computing power goes West-China: 8 hubs throughout China
16-2 Technology advances at Winter Olympics
16-2 Carbon footprint of China’s coal industry chain
15-2 New large lithium mine in Himalayan region
15-2 p-Xylene from syngas, chemical catalysis
15-2 Nylon monomers from poplar wood
15-2 Alkanes as environmentally friendly coolants
11-2 New radar satellite for earth observation
11-2 Four minute COVID test by MEMS biosensor
10-2 Offshore windparks review
7-2 Baihetan hydroelectric power station generators

 

January 2022

31-1 Improved BiVO4 catalyst for photolytic water splitting click:
30-1 From Yin to Yang: How Can China Achieve Its Carbon Neutral Goal?
28-1 Chemical recycling of waste PLA plastic
28-1 Zeolithe gold catalyst for methane oxidation
25-1 Seafloor mining: China’s “diving dragons”
25-1 About air quality in Beijing
21-1 95% of China’s groundwater reserves are in the Northern regions
21-1 Sinopec discovers huge shale gas reserves near Hubei province
21-1 National seed breeding base for corn, soybeans and rice in Hainan is open
19-1 Edible straws from bacterial cellulose
19-1 COVID: automatic detection kit for aerosols
17-1 China boasts 20 „national innovation cities” with high technology innovation and advanced manufacturing
17-1 Beijing plans to green 10000 ha of green space in 2022
14-1 Hydropower generation of Three Gorges Group exceeds 300 GW
14-1 Thermo underwear from graphene-heated textiles for winter olympics
14-1 China’s program on “innovation-driven cities” nominates 25 more, now at 103
14-1 Priority missions on 4.6 million hectares of desertified land planned until 2035
13-1 Taklimakan desert road will obtain 86 photovoltaic power stations for irrigation along roadside
13-1 Hisense presents first 100% proprietary 8K AI processing chip
13-1 A touch-sniff robotic hand for fire rescue
12-1 China’s top 10 in life science advances 2021
12-1 Ni-catalyzed conversion of biomass to natural gas
10-1 Underwater noise pollution of Yangtze river
10-1 Bohai oil field is China’s largest with 4.4 GT oil and 500 cubic meter gas reserves
5-1 China the world’s largest producer of over 100 key materials, plans for “145”