The Australia India Institute will receive a US$2.78 million fund injection from the Australian government.
Representatives from more than 140 countries have elected Chinese chemist Li Jinghai as vice-president of the International Council for Science.
The joint effort between the Queensland Brain Institute and the Chinese Academy of Sciences will be the largest international research center for dementia.
Steve Kang, the president of South Korea’s KAIST, has been appointed to Singapore’s 10th International Academic Advisory Panel.
The University of Tokyo and Kyoto University retain their position as top in Asia-Pacific, ranked 21st and 26th respectively.
The University of New South Wales launches a crowdfunding platform to help young researchers get their projects funded.
More than 200 scientists and 50 research institutes will collaborate on neutrino projects at JUNO.
The US$40 million center will focus on both fundamental research and commercialization.
China’s IMHE and the University of the Punjab will collaborate on research projects, scientific training and joint meetings.
The public-private partnership between A*STAR and their industry partners is expected to drive innovative solutions for complex microchip manufacturing.