Erol Tutumluer, Professor of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, visiting our school

Jun,12 2017  from:News Center

On May 26th, Dr. Erol Tutumluer, the Professor of Architecture in the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and the leader of International projects, visited our school. Cheng Xin, the party secretary of our school, met with the guests. Vice President Wang Baoxian, the International Cooperation and Exchange Office, and the relevant person of Shandong Province Building Materials Preparation and Testing Technology Key Laboratory also attended the meeting.

During his academic exchange and briefed the foreign guests on the basic profile of Jinan University, especially introduced the historical development of the related materials of construction materials and the current teaching and research situation. Cheng Xin said that the UJN is the comprehensive university in Chinese Ministry of Education and Shandong Province. Since the school has built, the subjects such as materials, chemistry and engineering has been the school's traditional disciplines, but also got into the global ESI ranking 1% Of the discipline. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is the world's top research university, so the UJN hope to promote the traditional strong disciplines to establish friendly and cooperative relations with the world's high-level university-related professions, and to improve our school-related teaching and the scientific research into a higher level Level forward. Our school also welcome Professor Erol Tutumluer have the opportunity to lead the project through the introduction of the University, on the relevant areas to guide our professional teachers, students and teams to achieve win-win cooperation.
Professor pointed that the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is one of the top disciplines in the United States and it attaches great importance to working with a high-level academic team with potential for development in China. As a friendly messenger of the two sides, the UJN can choose to recommend outstanding students to the University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign Department of Civil Engineering. At the same time, the two sides through the field of building materials research cooperation, teacher visits and other ways to strengthen exchanges, in order to promote the establishment of cooperative relations between the two schools.
After the meeting, Prof. Erol Tutumluer visited the School of Materials Science and Engineering of our school and held a working meeting with Prof. Cao Bingqiang and Professor Zhao Degang. The two sides discussed the specific activities of 3 + 2 master training, teacher exchange and cooperative research, which had in-depth discussion and reached a consensus. After the talks, Prof. Erol Tutumluer visited the school of Materials Science and Engineering and the Key Laboratory of Building Materials Preparation and Testing Technology in Shandong Institute and they communicated with the relevant teachers.
Established in 1867, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (abbreviated as UIUC) is a world-renowned research university. In the United States News and World Report of 2015, the school ranked 11th public, while it ranked No. 35 among the world university. The University is a member of the American University Association (AAU) and the American University Association (AAU). Known as the "Public Ivy", the school and the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Michigan were called "Big Three of American public university ". The school has been made effort to research, teaching and public participation, and many prestigious, especially its school of engineering had supreme level in the United States and the world , which always located in the United States University of Engineering and ranked the top five, while almost all engineering professionals in the United States ranking the top ten. Its electrical engineering,computer, civil engineering, materials, agriculture, environment, machinery and other profession rank the top five.