On the 1st of April, our group had a happy gathering in a Hunan restaurant （同湘会）, to celebrate Prof. Zhang’s fake birthday. Several alumni, Zheng Qian, Yumei, and Junwen, also joined us. We had a great time in a super-luxurious karaoke after dinner. An enjoyable night!
On December 4, many of the group members went together to Yuyingshanfang (余荫山房）for celebrating the successful PhD and MSc viva of Tang Taingang, Tang Jiao, Geng Xiaofei, Sun Yingtao (PhDs) and Tian Lele (MSc). Pingyang also joined gown-wearing though she obtained her PhD in GEOMAR of Germany. We had a great 2 hrs in the family academy garden. Here are some pictures for the memorable moments.
On March 12-14, a group of us including Xu Yue, Lin Tian, Shizhen, Li Jun, Guangcai, Huang Huanfang (黄焕芳) and Zhang Gan gathered in Conghua for writing a review of POPs study dedicated to a book to be published. It has been fruitful and we took the opportunity to exchange perspectives on the most current progress in the POPs research area.