Monday 22nd of January, 2018, THCA held the 2017 year-end meeting. Graduate students and faculty members at THCA were invited to attend this yearly event. The meeting started at 9:00am with a two-hour session for graduate students to give oral presentations, summarizing their scientific research in 2017. As a result of this session, eight of the graduate students received the AMD Award for their significant progress made over the past year, as selected by a committee formed by six professors from THCA. A ceremony was then held for the awardees after a short Pizza party. Ms. Ping Le, Director of University Relations Division of the Advanced Micro Devices (China) Co., Ltd., donor of the Award, was invited to THCA for both the Pizza party and the award ceremony.
Awardees of the 2017 AMD Award:
* Class 1: Weicheng Zang
* Class 2: Cheng Du, Qiufan Lin, Shuang Zhou, Yu Zhou
* Class 3: Sheng Bi, Liming Rui, Yi Tao