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President Chen Yiyu Meets with RFBR President

President Chen Yiyu met with President Vladislav Ya. Panchenko, RFBR (Russia Foundation for Basic Research). The two sides expressed mutual satisfaction with the bilateral cooperation and exchanged views on how to further promote substantial collaboration. Discussions were also carried out in jointly support research in areas of climate change and material science.

NSFC and RFBR have been supporting exchange visit and bilateral workshop through joint call since 1997. The two sides are now actively exploring the possibility of joint funding in substantial research.

Members of the RFBR delegation also included Dr. Alexander Sharov, the Director General of International Department of RFBR and Ms. Svetlana Astakhova, Program Manager of RFBR. NSFC staff from the Department of Material and Engineering Sciences, the Department of Information Sciences and Bureau of International Cooperation attended the meeting.

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