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  • ZHANG Li

 

Name: ZHANG Li

Research Fellow / Ph.D.,

Professor

Departments and research group:

Department of History of Sciences of Modern China,

Research Center for Chinese Scientists

 

Education

 

National University of Defense Technology, Bach. in Chemistry, 1982~1986

Institute for the History of Natural Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Ma.in History of Scinence, 1986~1989

Peking University, Ph.D in Philosophy of Science, 2000~2003

 

Employment History

 

Institute for the History of Natural Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1989~now

 

Research Interest/Areas

 

Social History of the Chinese Science in 20th Century

History for Modern Chemistry

 

Selected Publications

 

Papers

 

1. The Renaissance of Inorganic Chemistry in the Mid-20th Century, Studies in the History of Natural Sciences, 1990, 93: pp258-268.

2. A Study for the Educational Reform on the Universities’ Chemistry in the Early of 1950s, Journal of Dialectics of Nature, 1992, 142: pp41-48.

3. Coordination Among National Needs, Sectional Benefits and Scientists’ Autonomy: A Study on the Creation of Institute of Chemistry Under Chinese Academy of Sciences, Studies in the History of Natural Sciences, 2003, 223: pp193-214.

4. Scientific Organization in the PRC’s Society: A Study on the Committee on Polymers under the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Journal of Dialectics of Nature, 2005, 275: pp53-61.

5. Nationalization of Science: the State and the Science in 1950s’ China, Forum for Chinese Social Science • Academic Review, 2005, 12: pp5-18.

6. Peter Pan Tieh Sah’s Early Career in China: 1912-1946, Chinese Journal for the History of Science and Technology, 2006, 274: pp287-304.

7. From the Soviet Union to the U.S.: International Exchange in China’s Polymer Science, HISTORIA SCIENTIARUM, 2007, 163: pp294-309.

8. Social and Political Status of Scientists in China1949-1966: The Case of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Studies on the Contemporary History of China, 2009, 1: pp106-142.

9. Conflicts between External Needs and the Self-developing: A Historical Viewpoint on the Development of Branches of CAS from 1956-1966, Science & Culture Review, 2009, 66: pp45-68.

10. Soviet Experts in Chinese Academy of Sciences: Historical Review of Sino-Soviet Cooperation and Exchange between two Academies of Sciences in 1950s, Science & Culture Review, 2012, 92: pp54-71.

 

Books

 

1. New Science for A New China: Institutionalization of Polymer Science in the P.R.China, Jinan: Educational Press in Shandong Province, 2005.

2. The History of Education of The Chinese Academy of Sciences (editor-in-chief), Beijing: Science Press, 2009.

 

 

Professional Memberships

 

Member of the Standing Committee of Chinese Society for the History of Science and Technology

Deputy editor-in-chief of the Chinese Journal for the History of Science and Technology

 

Contact

 

Address: Institute for the History of Natural Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences,

55 ZHONGGUANCUN East Road

Beijing, 100190

Email:lilyzhang109@ihns.ac.cn

Phone number: 8610-57552558