The 1st International Education Forum on Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
The 1st International Education Forum on Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering was held in Beihang University on September 7-9, 2012. Heads of leading aeronautics and astronautics school/department over the world as well as senior top-level Chinese and International aerospace industry and Chinese government were invited to exchange idea about the future AA education. Major universities include MIT, Oxford University, Imperial college, Purdue University, UIUC, Ohio state University, University of Tokyo, Loughborough University, (ENAC, French civil aviation university), Moscow Bauman Technological University as well as the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Details can be found at (http://id.buaa.edu.cn/IDO/Website/News/Show.aspx?id=2077).
Prof. L. Cheng, HoD (ME), gave an invited talk in the forum on PolyU’s effort in developing aeronautical research and education. He also attended the first planning meeting on the establishment of the “International Advisory Committee” of the School of Jet Propulsion of Beihang University, which was held after the Forum(http://id.buaa.edu.cn/IDO/Website/News/Show.aspx?id=2081).