International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers

OCPA10 meeting in Taiwan in 2020

The OCPA10 meeting which will be held in Taiwan on June 27 (education forum and high-school education)  and 28-30 (main meeting), in 2020. 第10届全球华人物理学大会 、2020年6月27-30日 More details will be updated as these become available.   

2018 APS Fellows

Chan, Siu-Wai Columbia University Citation: For observing and understanding the grain boundary dislocation motion in materials, providing a seminal impact on superconducting thin film boundary devices, and inventing a novel ecological synthesis technique of nano-crystals oxides for catalysis applications. Nominated by: Forum on Industrial and Applied Physics Chen, Jacqueline H. Sandia National Laboratories California Citation: […]

2019 APS Prize Winners

1) 2019 James C. McGroddy Prize for New Materials Recipient Xi Dai Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Citation: "For the theoretical prediction, design and realization of non-magnetic and magnetic topological semi-metals and new types of topological insulators." 2) 2019 I.I. Rabi Prize in Atomic, Molecular & Optical Phy Recipient Kang-Kuen Ni Harvard University […]

Remembering Prof. Shou-cheng Zhang

Prof. Shou-cheng Zhang (1963-2018), a renowned theoretical physicist known for his pioneering work on quantum Hall effect, high Tc superconductivity, quantum spin Hall and topological insulators, passed away on Dec. 1, 2018 at the age 55. He was the J.G. Jackson and C.J. Wood Professor in Physics at Stanford University and a member of the […]

Kingman Cheung and Chushun Tian won t...

Professor Kingman Cheung (Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan) and Prof. Chushun Tian (Institute of Theoretical Physics, the Chinese Academy of Sciences) are the co-winners of the 2017 Achievement in Asia Award (Robert T. Poe Prize) given by the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA). The OCPA AAA (Robert T. […]

Kingman Cheung and Chushun Tian won t...

Professor Kingman Cheung (Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan) and Prof. Chushun Tian (Institute of Theoretical Physics, the Chinese Academy of Sciences) are the co-winners of the 2017 Achievement in Asia Award (Robert T. Poe Prize) given by the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA). The OCPA AAA (Robert T. […]

Yuxiang Zhao won 2017 Outstanding Dis...

Yuxiang Zhao, USTC, Ph.D., Stony Brook University Citation: For his significant contributions to a number of new analyses of the transversity data and to hardware and simulations for the SoLID project.

Jing Xia won the 2017 OCPA Outstandin...

Professor Jing Xia (Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of California at Irvine) is the winner of the 2017 Outstanding Young Researcher Award (Macronix Prize) of the International Organization of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers (OCPA). The OYRA (Macronix Prize) is given each year to young ethnic Chinese physicists/astronomers outside of Asia in recognition of their […]

Newsletter report on OCPA9 Beijing

OCPA9 Beijing: A Multi-Faceted Meeting of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers Worldwide and International Colleagues and Friends. Over 400 colleagues, distinguished scientists, postdoctoral associates and students, came to Beijing to participate in the 9th Joint Meeting of Chinese Physicists and Astronomers Worldwide (OCPA9), held at Tsinghua University, July 17-20, 2017. Please see the complete report: OCPA9-APPN-Newsletter.pdf. […]

Awards Due Date Extension

The due date of the three awards will be extended to Dec. 15, 2017.