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Southeast University School Of Architecture
The SOUTHEAST UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE (SEU ARCH, Pinyin
Pinyin
: Dōngnán Dàxué Jiànzhù Xuéyuàn, Simplified Chinese
Simplified Chinese
: 东南大学建筑学院) is one of the professional schools of Southeast University
Southeast University
, China
China
. Founded in 1927, SEU School of Architecture is the oldest school of architecture in China
China
and the origin of China's architectural education. And it is generally considered one of the most prestigious architecture schools in China, ranking top 3 among all the Chinese architecture schools according to CDGDC, Ministry of Education of China
China
. Zhongda Hall, the building of SEU School of Architecture Zhongda Hall, the building of SEU School of Architecture HISTORYThe school was renamed several times because of the name change of the university
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Tunghai University
TUNGHAI UNIVERSITY (THU; Chinese : 東海大學) was founded by Methodist
Methodist
missionaries in 1955 as a comprehensive university, the first private university and the second oldest university in Taiwan. The university is located in Xitun District , Taichung
Taichung
, Taiwan
Taiwan
, an urbanized area. On the grounds, the Luce Memorial Chapel
Luce Memorial Chapel
(designed by noted architects Chen Chi-kwan and I. M. Pei ) is a local landmark. The logo of the university contains a cross in reference to the statement in the founding documents that it was "founded in the love of Jesus," and the three linked circles refer to the Holy Trinity as well as the motto, "Truth, Faith, Deeds"
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Taiwan
TAIWAN (/ˌtaɪˈwɑːn/ ( listen )), officially the REPUBLIC OF CHINA (ROC), is a state in East Asia
East Asia
. Its neighbors include the People\'s Republic of China
China
(PRC) to the west, Japan
Japan
to the northeast, and the Philippines
Philippines
to the south. Taiwan
Taiwan
is the most populous state and largest economy that is not a member of the United Nations
United Nations
. The island of Taiwan
Taiwan
, formerly known as Formosa, was inhabited by aborigines before the 17th century, when Dutch and Spanish colonies opened the island to mass Han immigration. After a brief rule by the Kingdom of Tungning
Kingdom of Tungning
, the island was annexed by the Qing dynasty
Qing dynasty
, the last dynasty of China
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Xiu Zelan
XIU ZELAN(修澤蘭; 1925 – 27 February 2016), Taiwanese Architect, Ancestral home is in Yuanling Hunan
Hunan
. During World War II she attended Architecture Department of National Central University
National Central University
in Chongqing
Chongqing
(Now Southeast University School of Architecture
Southeast University School of Architecture
). In 1949 she entered the Taiwan
Taiwan
Rail Bureau. She Took charge of the Department of General Logistics and Engineering as an assistant engineer. In 1965 she took charge of Yangmingshan 's Chung-Shan Building as Designer and consequently achieved a Taiwanese Architecture prize of Taiwan's first female architect
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Qi Kang (architect)
QI KANG (Chinese : 齐康), born in 1931 in Nanjing
Nanjing
, is an Architect, Professor, Ph.D. Supervisor in Southeast University
Southeast University
, Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences
Chinese Academy of Sciences
, Foreign Academician of French Academy of Architecture ( Académie d\'architecture de France ), and Director of Research Institute of Architecture of Southeast University . CONTENTS * 1 Life * 2 Projects * 3 Teaching and Research * 4 Publications * 5 References * 6 Exhibitions * 7 External links LIFEQi Kang is originally from Tiantai County , Zhejiang Province
Zhejiang Province
, descendant of the famous Chinese geologist and writer Qi Zhaonan(齊召南). Qi Kang was born in Nanjing
Nanjing
to mother Chen Youhe (陈友鹤) and father Qi Zhaocang (齐兆昌) in 1931
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Y. C. Wong
YAU-CHUN (Y.C.) WONG (1921–2000) was a Chinese-born American architect who practiced primarily in Chicago, Illinois. Wong was born in Canton , Guangdong
Guangdong
, China
China
and earned a bachelor's degree in the Department of Architecture, National Central University (now Southeast University School of Architecture ) in 1945. After immigrating to the United States he furthered his study under Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
at the Illinois Institute of Technology
Illinois Institute of Technology
in Chicago
Chicago
. In 1951 he earned a master's degree and worked under Mies van der Rohe until 1959 when he started his own practice. Wong became known for his Atrium Houses during the 1960s
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Wu Liangyong
WU LIANGYONG (Chinese : 吴良镛, born May 7, 1922) is a Chinese urban planner and a former professor in urban planning, architecture and design . In preparation to the 2008 Summer Olympics
2008 Summer Olympics
in Beijing
Beijing
, he was leading the team that studied the buildings of the games. He is considered the most influential architect and urban planner in China. LIFEWu was born in Nanjing
Nanjing
on May 7, 1922. In 1944 he obtained a bachelor's degree in architecture at the National Central University ( Nanjing
Nanjing
University ) in Chongqing
Chongqing
, and a master's degree at the American Guangxi
Guangxi
Art Academy. He also studied at the Cranbrook Academy of Art in the United States
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Tsinghua University
Coordinates : 40°00′00″N 116°19′36″E / 40.00000°N 116.32667°E / 40.00000; 116.32667 Tsinghua University
Tsinghua University
清華大學 MOTTO 自强不息、厚德载物 MOTTO IN ENGLISH Self-Discipline and Social Commitment TYPE Public ESTABLISHED 1911 PRESIDENT Qiu Yong PARTY SECRETARY Chen Xu ACADEMIC STAFF 3,133 ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF 4
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Southeast University School Of Architecture
The SOUTHEAST UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE (SEU ARCH, Pinyin
Pinyin
: Dōngnán Dàxué Jiànzhù Xuéyuàn, Simplified Chinese
Simplified Chinese
: 东南大学建筑学院) is one of the professional schools of Southeast University
Southeast University
, China
China
. Founded in 1927, SEU School of Architecture is the oldest school of architecture in China
China
and the origin of China's architectural education. And it is generally considered one of the most prestigious architecture schools in China, ranking top 3 among all the Chinese architecture schools according to CDGDC, Ministry of Education of China
China
. Zhongda Hall, the building of SEU School of Architecture Zhongda Hall, the building of SEU School of Architecture HISTORYThe school was renamed several times because of the name change of the university
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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Great Hall Of The People
The GREAT HALL OF THE PEOPLE is a state building located at the western edge of Tiananmen Square in Beijing. It is used for legislative and ceremonial activities by the People\'s Republic of China (PRC) government and the ruling Communist Party of China
Communist Party of China
. The Great Hall functions as the meeting place for the full sessions of the Chinese parliament , the National People\'s Congress (NPC), which occurs every year during March along with the national session of the Chinese People\'s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), a political advisory body. It is also the meeting place of the National Congress of the Communist Party of China
Communist Party of China
, which, since 1982, has occurred once every five years
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Tongji University
TONGJI UNIVERSITY (simplified Chinese : 同济大学; traditional Chinese : 同濟大學; pinyin : Tóngjì Dàxué), colloquially known as TONGJI (同济, Tóngjì), is a comprehensive university located in Shanghai
Shanghai
. Established in 1907 by the German government together with German physicians in Shanghai
Shanghai
, Tongji is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in China
China
. Tongji University
Tongji University
is especially renowned for its engineering, business and architecture programs; its civil engineering department has consistently ranked first in China
China
for decades
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United States
Coordinates : 40°N 100°W / 40°N 100°W / 40; -100 United States
United States
of America Flag Great Seal MOTTO: " In God We Trust " Other traditional mottos * " E pluribus unum
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Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
The MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (MIT) is a private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cambridge, Massachusetts
, United States. Founded in 1861 in response to the increasing industrialization of the United States , MIT adopted a European polytechnic university model and stressed laboratory instruction in applied science and engineering . The Institute is traditionally known for its research and education in the physical sciences and engineering , but more recently in biology , economics , linguistics and management as well. MIT is often cited among the world's best universities by various organizations . As of 2017 , 88 Nobel laureates , 52 National Medal of Science recipients, 65 Marshall Scholars , 45 Rhodes Scholars , 38 MacArthur Fellows , 34 astronauts , 21 Turing award winners , 16 Chief Scientists of the U.S. Air Force and 6 Fields Medalists have been affiliated with MIT
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Urban Area
An URBAN AREA is a human settlement with high population density and infrastructure of built environment . Urban areas are created through urbanization and are categorized by urban morphology as cities , towns , conurbations or suburbs . In urbanism , the term contrasts to rural areas such as villages and hamlets and in urban sociology or urban anthropology it contrasts with natural environment . The creation of early predecessors of urban areas during the urban revolution led to the creation of human civilization with modern urban planning , which along with other human activities such as exploitation of natural resources leads to human impact on the environment . The world's urban population in 1950 of just 746 million has increased to 3.9 billion in the decades since. In 2009, the number of people living in urban areas (3.42 billion) surpassed the number living in rural areas (3.41 billion) and since then the world has become more urban than rural
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Pinyin
HANYU PINYIN ROMANIZATION (simplified Chinese : 汉语拼音; traditional Chinese : 漢語拼音; literally: "Han Chinese spelling of sounds"), often abbreviated to PINYIN, is the official romanization system for Standard Chinese
Standard Chinese
in mainland China
China
and to some extent in Taiwan
Taiwan
. It is often used to teach Standard (Mandarin) Chinese, which is normally written using Chinese characters
Chinese characters
. The system includes four diacritics denoting tones . Pinyin
Pinyin
without tone marks is used to spell Chinese names and words in languages written with the Latin alphabet , and also in certain computer input methods to enter Chinese characters. The pinyin system was developed in the 1950s by many linguists, including Zhou Youguang , based on earlier form romanizations of Chinese
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