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Doctoral Defense of KUST-Le Mans University Joint Program Completed

The thesis defense for a doctoral degree of XIA Haiting has been conducted in room 622, the teaching building of the Faculty of Architecture and Engineering, Chenggong Campus of Kunming University of Science and Technology (KUST) according to the agreement on co-supervised doctors cultivation between KUST and Le Mans University (France). He was co-supervised by Prof. GUO Rongxin, from the Faculty of Architecture Engineering, Prof. Li Junchang, from the Faculty of Science, Prof. PASCAL PICART and Associated Prof. SILVO MONTRESOR from  the Laboratory of Acoustics of Le Mans University(France). The defense committee comprised PIERRE SLANGEN, Professor of the Institute Mines-telecom(IMT), ZHOU Changhe, researcher of Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics(SIOM), CAO Liangcai, associated professor of Tsinghua University, YANG Rui, professor of Yunnan University and Chinese as well as French supervisors of XIA Haiting. After the report on his achievements and the Q&A process, the committee members gave full recognition to XIA Haiting's work and unanimously agreed to grant him a doctorate in science from Le Mans University.



Supported by the KUST Graduate School and the Division of Overseas Cooperation, XIA Haiting started his further study in the Laboratory of Acoustics of Le Mans University from October 2015 to October 2016, and then he back to KUST to continue his doctoral researches. Under the joint guidance of his Chinese and French supervisors, XIA Haiting engaged himself in the research of digital holography during his PhD study and in this period he published one paper in the zone 1 and three papers in the zone 3 of SCI, which provided a substantial support for the development of specific disciplines in KUST including mechanics, civil engineering, information optics and so forth. This defense symbolized the great success of doctoral co-supervision between KUST and Le Mans University, and was a beneficial exploration for KUST to promote its international reputation and cultivate talents with high-quality.


Translated by: TAI Jinxia, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures

Edited by: Prof. CHE Yongping, Faculty of Foreign Languages and Cultures

Source: Graduate School, Division of Overseas Cooperation and Faculty of Architecture Engineering (Chinese)

Issued by: Division of Overseas Cooperation

Edited by: KUST News Center (Chinese)