On the afternoon of Monday, Daping Chu, Tenured Professor of Cambridge University, and CEO and Academic director of the CUNJC, was invited to Zhuzhou, "the capital of electric locomotives in China", to attend the " CRRC ZELC Science and Tech Festival 2022". On behalf of the CUNJC, Professor Chu signed a memorandum of cooperation with China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation Zhuzhou Locomotive Co., Ltd.(hereinafter referred to as the CRRC ZELC). Focused on the forum theme of "Transportation and Energy Innovation and Integration", he also delivered a cutting-edge academic speech on the topic of "Head-Up Display (HUD) and Immersive Driving".
▲ MoU Signing
Cambridge University and CRRC ZELC have always maintained a good foundation and tradition of cooperation. In recent years, the two sides have carried out joint research in the field of rail transit, and achieved remarkable results.
As a supporting platform for Cambridge University's comprehensive development in China, the CUNJC and the CRRC ZELC formally signed a memorandum of cooperation. In future, the two parties will seek deeper cooperation in areas such as information technology, renewable resources, and smart city.
▲ Professor Daping Chu delivered his speech at the Festival
Technological innovation is the driving force behind industrial development. Guided by applied scientific research and aimed at industrial advancement, the CUNJC focuses on improving the complete chain from laboratory research to product prototype development to large-scale industrial application, and is committed to research and development that can be used in the market. The Centre is currently focusing on hot research fields such as "information technology and renewable energy, biomedicine and health care, smart city and environmental protection, zero carbon and sustainable development"; Founded in 1959, CRRC ZELC is based on the field of transportation and energy, focusing on the core technology of "devices, materials, algorithms". It aims to boost the technological progress of the industry and committed to becoming a world-class enterprise in the field of transportation and energy. Both parties have broad cooperation opportunities.
At present, the concept of green and low-carbon development has become a global consensus. In the context of promoting the national strategy of "carbon peak and carbon neutrality", the CUNJC and the CRRC ZELC will make joint efforts to focus on cooperation in the fields of information technology, renewable resources, and smart cities, contributing to achieving the "dual carbon" goal, and broadening the feasible path for collaborative innovation at home and abroad and deepening the integration of production, education, research and application.