Materials science in China

Far-sighted research policies, comprehensive research platforms, talent programmes and huge domestic markets are the impetuses for the fast progress of China's research in materials science.

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  1. Institute of Functional Nano and Soft Materials (FUNSOM) and College of Nano Science and Technology (CNST), Soochow University.

    • Liang-Sheng Liao
    •  & Shuit-Tong Lee
  2. Collaborative Innovation Center of Suzhou Nano Science and Technology, Suzhou, Jiangsu 215123, China.

    • Liang-Sheng Liao
    •  & Shuit-Tong Lee


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