Saturday, May 19, 2012
Jing-Jing Fang, Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of Virtual Reality & Multimedia Research Laboratory at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), southern Taiwan, has been devoted into a novel computer-aided navigation system for orthognathic planning in which an unprecedented design called navigational articulator (Narticulator) can provide surgeons more comprehensive information to rule out the uncertainty occurred in high-risk surgeries and increase the accuracy in planning as well as outcomes prediction in the complex ones.
Friday, May 18, 2012
Founder Shi Wen-long (許文龍) of Chi Mei Industrial Group (奇美實業集團) yesterday officially donated his new private Chi Mei Museum, located in the Tainan Metropolitan Park, to the Tainan City Government. The new museum will become a landmark of the metropolitan city after it is ready for operation in 2013.1 Comment
Thursday, April 26, 2012
Tainan-based National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) announced recently that the universities at southern Taiwan will team up to explore human mind and behavior with the help of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) technology.
Friday, April 13, 2012
Police investigative unit Captain Lin Hung-shin (林宏星) was shot and killed early yesterday at Guantian in Tainan City (台南官田), with suspected shooter Lee Guo-ling (李國鱗) later found injured with bullet wounds after police returned fire.
Kenyan runner Richard Mutua Mutisya won the men's event of the Tainan Ancient Capital International Marathon Sunday, while Taiwan's Jenny Li kept the women's title at home.9 Comments
Saturday, February 11, 2012
Former Tainan County Magistrate Su Huan-chih (蘇煥智) announced his bid for chairman of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) yesterday. Former Legislator Chai Trong-rong (蔡同榮) is also set to join the race, according to Su.
The Tourism Bureau (觀光局) announced yesterday that its annual East Coast biking challenge is scheduled for April 1. More than NT$222,000 in cash prizes are up for grabs this year.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Germany's Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus (BTU) and Taiwan's National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) agreed to step up exchange of students and faculty members as well as cooperation in research projects on Dec 9.
Tainan City councilors blasted the city government on Friday for spending heavily on the maintenance of two idle ships docked at the Anping Harbor, and called for the government to use the maintenance fee to finance lunches for students at elementary schools and junior high schools.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Over 1,000 orchids are being exhibited at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Tainan, southern Taiwan, to celebrate the university's upcoming 80th anniversary, which falls on Nov. 11.