Qian Xuesen
Qian Xuesen (simplified Chinese: 钱学森; traditional Chinese: 錢學森; pinyin: Qián Xuésēn; Wade–Giles: Ch'ien Hsüeh-sên) (11 December 1911 – 31 October 2009) was a scientist who made importa...
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Chia-Chiao Lin
Chia-Chiao Lin (Chinese: 林家翹; 7 July 1916 – 13 January 2013) was a Chinese-born American applied mathematician and Institute Professor emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
L...
Kuo Ping-Wen
Kuo Ping-Wen or Guo Bingwen (Chinese: 郭秉文; 1880–1969), courtesy name Hongsheng (鴻聲), was an influential Chinese educator.
Kuo was born in Shanghai, Jiangsu province, and his father was an elde...
Qian Zhongshu
Qian Zhongshu (November 21, 1910 – December 19, 1998) was a Chinese literary scholar and writer, known for his wit and erudition.He is best known for his satirical novel Fortress Besieged (Traditional...
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Chao Yuen Ren
Yuen Ren Chao (Chinese: 趙元任; pinyin: Zhào Yuánrèn; 3 November 1892 – 25 February 1982), was a Chinese-American linguist, educator, scholar, poet, and composer, best known for his contributions...
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Chih-Kung Jen
Chih-Kung Jen (Chinese: 任之恭; pinyin: Rén Zhīgōng; August 15 or October 2, 1906 – November 19, 1995) was a Chinese physicist who emigrated to the U.S. and participated in some of the 20th centu...
Wu Youxun
Wu Youxun or Y. H. Woo (simplified Chinese: 吴有训; traditional Chinese: 吳有訓; pinyin: Wú Yǒuxùn; 26 February 1897 – 30 November 1977) was a physical scientist. He had the courtesy name of Zh...
Hu Ning
Professor Hu Ning (Traditional Chinese: 胡寧; Simplified Chinese: 胡宁) (1916–1997), was a famous theoretical physicist and educator in China.
Hu was born in Suqian, Jiangsu province, China in 11 Febr...
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Sun Li-jen
Sun Li-jen (traditional Chinese: 孫立人; simplified Chinese: 孙立人; pinyin: Sūn Lìrén) (December 8, 1900–November 19, 1990) was a Kuomintang (KMT) General, best known for his leadership i...
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Peng Chun Chang
Peng Chun Chang also P. C. Chang (simplified Chinese: 张彭春; traditional Chinese: 張彭春; pinyin: Zhāng Péngchūn; Wade–Giles: Chang P'eng-ch'un) (1892 – 1957) was a Chinese academic, philos...
Chien Shih-Liang
Chien Shih-Liang aka S. L. Chien (Chinese: 錢思亮; 1908-1983), was a notable Chinese chemist and educator.
Chien was from Hangzhou, Zhejiang. Chien graduated from the prestigious Tianjin Nankai H...
Dai Chuanzeng
Dai Chuanzeng (or Dai Chuan-ceng, 1921-1990, Simplified Chinese: 戴传曾), was a prominent Chinese nuclear physicist who did fundamental contributions to PR. China's nuclear research and industry.
Dai...
Jerome Chen
Jerome Ch'en FRSC (simplified Chinese: 陈志让; traditional Chinese: 陳志讓; pinyin: Chén Zhìràng) (b. 1919 in Chengdu, Sichuan, China) is a noted Chinese historian. He was a Chinese history prof...
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Hsue-Chu Tsien
Hsue-Chu Tsien, COL (H.C. Tsien, 1914–1997; simplified Chinese: 钱学榘; traditional Chinese: 錢學榘; pinyin: Qián Xuéjù), was an aeronautic and mechanical engineer who played important roles in ...
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Coching Chu
Coching Chu or Zhu Kezhen (simplified Chinese: 竺可桢; traditional Chinese: 竺可楨; pinyin: Zhú Kězhēn; Wade–Giles: Chu K'o-chen; 7 March 1890 – 7 February 1974) was a prominent Chinese mete...
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Zhang (surname)
Zhang is the pinyin romanization of the very common Chinese surname written 张 in simplified characters and 張 traditionally. It is spoken in the first tone: Zhāng. It is a surname that exists in many ...
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Feng Youlan
Feng Youlan (Chinese: 馮友蘭; Wade–Giles: Fung Yu-lan; 4 December 1895 – 26 November 1990) was a Chinese philosopher who was instrumental for reintroducing the study of Chinese philosophy i...
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Wen Yiduo
Wen Yiduo (simplified Chinese: 闻一多; traditional Chinese: 聞一多; pinyin: Wén Yīduō; Wade–Giles: Wen I-to; 24 November 1899 – 15 July 1946), born Wén Jiāhuá (聞家驊), courtesy names Yǒusān (友...
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Hu (surname)
Hu 胡 is a Chinese surname or family name. In 2006, it was the 15th most common surname in China.Some other less-common surnames pronounced Hu include 瓠, 護, 戶, 扈, 虎, 呼, 忽, and 斛.
The one Chinese ch...
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Hu Shih
Hu Shih (simplified Chinese: 胡适; traditional Chinese: 胡適; pinyin: Hú Shì; Wade–Giles: Hu Shih, 17 December 1891 – 24 February 1962), was a Chinese philosopher, essayist and diplomat. H...
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Lin Huiyin
Lin Huiyin (Chinese: 林徽因, born 林徽音; pinyin: Lín Huīyīn; known as Phyllis Lin or Lin Whei-yin when in the United States; 10 June 1904 – 1 April 1955) was a noted 20th century Chinese architect ...
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Qian (surname)
Qian (simplified Chinese: 钱; traditional Chinese: 錢; pinyin: Qián; Wade–Giles: Ch'ian²; Shanghainese: [ʑ̊i]), also spelt Chin, Chien, Tsien, or rarely Zee is a common Chinese family na...
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Chung Kai-lai
Kai Lai Chung (traditional Chinese: 鍾開萊; simplified Chinese: 钟开莱; September 19, 1917 – June 2, 2009) was a Chinese American mathematician known for his significant contributions to modern probabi...
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Ping-ti Ho
Ping-ti Ho (1917–2012; Chinese: 何炳棣; Pinyin: Hé Bǐngdì), was a notable Chinese-American historian. He wrote widely on China's history, including works on demography, plant history, ancient archaeology...
Liang Sicheng
Liang Sicheng (Chinese: 梁思成; pinyin: Liáng Sīchéng; Wade–Giles: Liang Ssu-ch'eng; 20 April 1901 – 9 January 1972) was a Chinese architect. Liang Sicheng returned to China from the United S...
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Zhang Yuzhe
Zhang Yuzhe or Yu-che Chang (simplified Chinese: 张钰哲; traditional Chinese: 張鈺哲; pinyin: Zhāng Yùzhé; Wade–Giles: Chang Yu-che) (16 February 1902 – 21 July 1986) was a Chinese astronome...
Peng Huanwu
Peng Huanwu (Chinese: 彭桓武; October 6, 1915 – February 28, 2007) was a renowned theoretical physicist of China, a member of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), and a leader of Chinese nuclear weaponry p...
Li Fang-Kuei
Li Fang-Kuei (20 August 1902 – 21 August 1987) was a Chinese linguist, sinologist, and professor of Chinese at the University of Washington. Li was known for his reconstructions of Mid...
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Liang Shih-chiu
Liang Shih-chiu (January 6, 1903 – November 3, 1987), also romanized as Liang Shiqiu, and also known as Liang Chih-Hwa(梁治華), was a renowned educator, writer, translator, literary theorist and lexicogr...
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