Professor Gert Aarts, from the Physics Department in the College of Science, recently toured China to intensify links with various Institutions out there

Gert Aarts in China 2015During his 10-day stay Professor Gert Aarts visited the Physics Departments of the University of Science and Technology Beijing (USTB) and Chongqing University of Technology (CQUT), where he met senior staff and lectured on Quantum Mechanics to undergraduate students, sometimes with the help of a translator. Subsequently Gert attended the Central China Normal University (CCNU) in Wuhan, where he delivered an invited talk on 'nucleons at nonzero temperature' at the 13th international Extreme QCD (XQCD) conference. The hope that this visit will stimulate further student and research exchanges in the coming years.