In the morning on the November 5, 2016, the first award fund committee of “Chinese heart of strong aviation power” was held in Beihang University
“Chinese heart of strong aviation power” award fund committee was inspired by Prof. Chen Guang, academician Mr. Daxiang Liu and academician Mr. Maozhang Chen in College of Energy and Power engineering in Beihang. By now, the fund has collected over 12 million from sectors of society. There are two kinds of bonus includes Outstanding contribution award as well as Innovative scholarship. The fund is mainly for the young researchers and students in university that have major for the aero-engine.
In this first committee competition, seven students in School of Power and Energy has won the prize. They are PhD students Xiaochen Mao, Wei wang, Lu jie and Master graduate student Ye lin, Yutong Cai and undergraduate student Haoran Li, Sun Peng. The number of awards in our school ranked No.1 In the total of 19 winners, The other winners from Beihang University, The air force Engineering University, Zhejiang University, Xiamen University, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Shenyang University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.
In the award ceremony, Dr. Xiaochen Mao made a statement on behalf of the graduate students. He thanked for the donators and shared his research experience of the aero-engine. In that day’s afternoon, he also gave a report of his research area.