On November 19, Li Jun, Li Jing, Pingyang and Zhineng visited Shenzhen Environmental Monitoring Centre (EMC, 深圳市生态环境监测中心）. The two sides exchanged ideas and comments on the radiocarbon monitoring of CO2. Li Jing and Pingyang delivered presentations on atmospheric radiocarbon monitoring using tree-rings and active air sampling. respectively.
Five new projects by the group members were sanctioned by NSFC, according to the official news on August 18. The awardee include Yangzhi, Shizhen, Longfei, Pingyang (of young scientist program) and Zhineng (of general program). Congratulations!
We can also congratulate Tiangang who received his first NSFC project (of young scientist program) elsewhere in Changsha.
Occasionally, Junwen came with his PhD student Jiangfan.
A few of us had a small gathering for dinner.
On June 1-4, Zhu Sanyuan, Cheng Zhineng and Zhang Gan attended the Workshop on cosmogenic radio-nuclides in Xi’an (宇宙成因核素测量技术与应用青年学术论坛）. Zhineng and Sanyuan gave talks over the audience. We also specially visited the Xi’an AMS Centre (西安加速器质谱 中心）. The workshop will be a serial one, with Sanyuan and Ding Ping as council members.
Sun Youbin (孙有斌）, deputy director of Institute of Earth Environment (IEECAS) delivering a welcome speech.
The Xi’an AMS (3 MeV) Facility.
Sanyuan was discussing with Prof Liu Chao, the senior AMS technician.
Ion source of the Xi’an 3 MeV AMS.