Fang Chongzhi Scholarship & Allowance Fund Set up

On the morning of November 22, the 90th Anniversary of Birthday of Prof. Fang Chongzhi & Inauguration Ceremony of Fang Chongzhi Scholarship & Allowance Fund was held in the Central Main Building. Han Jingyang, Vice Secretary of the Party Committee of Tsinghua University , Academician Ni Weidao, Former President of Tsinghua University, Du Jianhuan, Former Secretary of Party Committee of Department of Engineering for Thermal and Power, Zhou Donghua, Director of Department of Automation attended the ceremony and delivered speeches. More than 70 people attended the ceremony including Academician Wang Hao, family members of Mr. Fang, Ms. Fang Jin and other colleagues, friends and students as well as teachers and students of Department of Automation.

Wu Guanzheng, Student of Mr. Fang Chongzhi’s and former member of Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China sent congratulatory letter for Mr. Fang’s 90th birthday.

At the ceremony, Huang Jianhua, Secretary of Tsinghua University Education Foundation declared setup of Fang Chongzhi Scholarship & Allowance Funds for Department of Automation. Zhou Donghua issued donation certificate and letter of thanks to donating units----Zhengzhou Dennis General Merchandise Apartment Co., Ltd., Wangwang Group and Shanghai Institute of Process Automation Instrumentation. Representative of the fund management team reported donation from enterprises and individuals for the fund and the regulations for management of the fund and expressed gratitude to all the donating individuals and enterprises. Some students of Mr. Fang’s sent congratulatory letters and cards.

Mr. Fang issued award certificate to the first group of students obtaining Fang Chongzhi Scholarship for Department of Automation.

Mr. Fang Chongzhi has been dedicated to scientific research and teaching of automatic control, created process control major in Tsinghua University and established teaching and scientific research system of process control course and have made many important scientific research achievement. As famous process control expert and academic leader of automatic control theory and application, Mr. Fang Chongzhi makes outstanding contribution to course construction and development of Department of Automation of Tsinghua University and is acknowledged and loved by the students of Tsinghua University. (contribution, Department of Automation, Editor Cui Kai)

Wu Guanzheng, Student of Mr. Fang Chongzhi’s and former member of Politburo Standing Committee of the Communist Party of China sent congratulatory letter for Mr. Fang’s 90th birthday

Representative of Wangwang Group and Huang Jianhua, General Secretary of Tsinghua University Education Foundation signing Allowance Fund Agreement.