Mathematics professor claims podium position in provincial teaching competition


The Department of Mathematics Assistant Professor Yong HU recently won 2nd prize (Science Group) in the 5th Guangdong Provincial Young Teacher Competition.

Molecular engineering of electrocatalysts could lead to a cleaner future


Research led by scholars at Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) may have provided a new pathway for the production of carbon-based chemical and fuels from renewable energy.

College of Science held the Commencement Ceremony for Class of 2020


The Graduation Ceremony for Class of 2020, College of Science has been held on July 5th, Conference Hall at Research Building 1, which brought together 432 undergraduate and graduate students, and 64 faculty members, who were all here to recognize the efforts of the graduates and their tutors.

SUSTech researchers develop novel technique to understand RNA processing in plants


New research conducted at Department of Biology, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) may have determined the kinetics of splicing in plants using Nanopore-based sequencing. It could lead to a better understanding of the RNA splicing process in plants.

Mentor’s tacit knowledge is essential to mentee’s success, study finds


Einstein believed that mentors are especially influential in their protégé’s intellectual development. However, there still has a lack of systematic study on the significance of mentorship. Researchers from Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) and Northwestern University have integrated and analyzed new and large-scale mentor-mentee relationship data, scientific publications, and scientific awards data.

New ways potentially found to treat and protect brain ischemia


The structure and function of brain neural circuits are intensively investigated to shed light on the development of new ways for brain disease treatment. Researchers at Dept. of Biology, Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) have made significant progress in the development of brain ischemia treatment.