Boxer Rebellion Indemnity Scholarship Program
The Boxer Indemnity Scholarship Program (Chinese: 庚子賠款獎學金; pinyin: Gēngzǐ Péikuǎn Jiǎngxuéjīn) was a scholarship program funded by Boxer Rebellion indemnity money paid to the United States tha...
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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...
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...
Chen Hengzhe
Chen Hengzhe or Ch'en Heng-che (Chinese: 陈衡哲; 12 July 1890—1976) pen name Sophia H. Z. Chen 莎菲, was a pioneering writer in the new literature vernacular Chinese style and a leader in the New Culture M...
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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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...
Bingxin
Xie Wanying (October 5, 1900 – February 28, 1999), better known by her pen name Bingxin or Xie Bingxin, was one of the most prolific Chinese writers of the 20th Century. Many of her works were w...
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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...
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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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 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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Hua Luogeng
Hua Luogeng (simplified Chinese: 华罗庚; traditional Chinese: 華羅庚; pinyin: Huà Luógēng; Wade–Giles: Hua Lo-keng; 12 November 1910 – 12 June 1985) was a Chinese mathematician famous for hi...
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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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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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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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Boxer Indemnity Scholarship Program
The Boxer Indemnity Scholarship Program (Chinese: 庚子賠款獎學金; pinyin: Gēngzǐ Péikuǎn Jiǎngxuéjīn) was a scholarship program funded by Boxer Rebellion indemnity money paid to the United States tha...
Boxer Indemnity Scholarship Program - Wikipedia
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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Chen Ning Yang
Chen-Ning Franklin Yang ([jɑ̌ŋ ts̜ʰə̂n nǐŋ]; born October 1, 1922), also known as Yang Zhenning, is a Chinese-born American physicist who works on statistical mechanics and particle physics. He and Ts...
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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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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...
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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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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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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