2. Impact

2 Impact

2.1 Strengthening research collaboration

2.1.1 Team building between QUB and China

2.1.2 Distinguished Visiting Research Fellowship from the Royal Academy of Engineering

2.2 Raising the profile of research excellence of China-UK partners

2.2.1 Prizes and Awards

2.2.1.1 The First prize for Science and Technology Progress of Shang, 2011

2.2.1.2 The First Prize for China Mechanical Industry, 2009

2.2.1.3 The second prize for Science and Technology Progress of Shang, 2009

2.2.1.4 The Creation Prize for the International Industry Fair, 2010

2.2.1.5 Best Paper Award at the 2011 International Conference on Modelling, Identification and Control (ICMIC 2011)

2.2.1.6 Best Paper Award at the 2010 International Conference on Modelling, Identification and Control (ICMIC 2011)

2.2.1.7 IMarEST Denny Medal for Dr W Naeem

2.2.2. Honours

2.3 Publicity

2.3.1 Demonstration at 2010 Shanghai World Expo

2.3.2 The Exhibit of 2010 China International Industry Fair

2.3.3 The Exhibit of 2010 China International Industry Fair

2.3.4 UK Concrete Show (February 2012)

2.3.5 ‘UK Innovations 2010’ international exhibition, Shanghai (03-18 September 2010)

2.4 Partner University

2.4.1 Internationalization of both UK and China

2.4.1.1 State Councillor Madame Yandong Liu visits to Queen’s University Belfast in 2012

2.4.1.2 Vice Chancellor's visit to Shanghai University in 2009

2.4.1.3 Vice Chancellor's visit to Shanghai University in 2011

2.4.1.4 ISAC meets UK Secretary of State for Business in October, 2010

2.4.1.5 The Delegation of Ningbo Institute of Technology, Zhejiang University Visiting to Queen’s University Belfast in 2011

2.4.1.6 The Delegation of Shanghai Jiaotong University Visiting to Queen’s University Belfast in 2012

2.4.1.7 The Delegation from Tsinghua University to QUB (April 2010)

2.4.1.8 The Delegation from QUB to China (September 2010)

2.4.1.9 Meeting with Institute of Building Materials, China Academy of Building Materials (September 2010)

2.4.1.10 Delegation from QUB to China (September 2011)