Engineering Research Center of Sustainable Development and Utilization of Bioenergy, Ministry of Education is affiliated to School of Life Sciences. On the other hand, School of Life Sciences has various research institutes, including Enzyme Resource Development and Application Engineering Technology Center jointly built by the state and local institution, Key Laboratory of Yunnan for Biomass Energy and Environmental Biotechnology, innovative team for biomass energy sustainable development and utilization in Yunnan Province, high-end talent introduction and cultivation plan for Yunnan Province, Key Laboratory of the Department of Education of Yunnan Province for Biomass Energy, Key Laboratory of Regenerative Biological of Yunnan Normal University, Key Laboratory of Yunnan Normal University for Potato Breeding, Key Laboratory jointly built by Yunnan Normal University and National Tsing Hua University, and Potato Crops Research Institute of Yunnan Normal University, and it has established sound hardware and software platforms for talent cultivation, scientific research, and local economic construction. Since the 11th Five-Year Plan, the total scientific research funds have amounted to RMB 67,200,000 Yuan, in which funds for scientific research projects have taken u over RMB 42,850,000 Yuan, and funds for talent introduction and platform establishment have taken up RMB 24,350,000 Yuan. Among all the projects, there are 2 projects funded by Project 863, 1 funded by Project 973, 1 funded by National Fund - Yunnan United Fund, 31 projects funded by National Fund, and 32 projects of the provincial department level. It has published 48 compilations and 782 papers, in which 115 papers have been included in SCI, EI and ISTP (as the first compiling unit), and 239 papers have been published in national core journals. It has possessed 23 national invention patents, and has been honored with 5 awards of provincial level. Technical achievement transfer has reached RMB 8,900,000 Yuan, and economic benefits have accumulated to nearly RMB 1 billion Yuan. It has won 8 national patents, and 5 awards of provincial department level.
Mr. Huang Yi (1st from the left side), Standing Committee of CPC Provincial Committee and Director of United Front Work Department of Yunnan Province is visiting School of Life Sciences for instructions
Mr. Ye Liaoyuan, Secretary of Party Committee of Yunnan Normal University, investigated and surveyed at Potato Breeding Test Base of Jianchuan County, Potato Crops Research Institute
Potato Genetic Resources Center