About TBRCP

Taiwan’s National Sun Yat-Sen University and University of Latvia have had successful scientific cooperation for years. The professors of the joint team decided to form a research center on physics between Taiwan and the Baltic States. The center was named Taiwan and the Baltic States Research Center on Physics (TBRCP) and had its grand opening on the 12th of March, 2020 at the Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia (ISSP UL).

TBRCP aim is to promote educational exchange and research collaboration, specializing in solid state physics, material sciences and optical materials.

The Center’s functions include:         

  • exchange visits for students and professors;
  • the use of equipment for research activities;
  • mutual educational seminars on the latest methods and research results

The opening of the Center is the first step towards new international projects and discoveries.

Events

The opening of Taiwan and the Baltic States Research Center on Physics

Successful scientific collaboration with Taiwan’s National Sun Yat-Sen University (NSYSU) has resulted in the formation of Taiwan and the Baltic States Research Center on Physics which was opened on March 12th 2020 at the Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia (ISSP LU).

The opening ceremony was honored by a delegation of 8 members from Taiwan’s NSYSU, representatives of the Taipei mission in Latvia, members of the Latvian parliament, as well as members from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Education and Science, University of Latvia and ISSP. In the solemn ceremony on the 12th of March, the Memorandum of Understanding was signed, and the official plaque of the center revealed. After the ceremony, scientists from both the NSYSU and ISSP presented their latest research.

Contacts

Coordinator of TBCRP from Taiwan
Ms. Ruru Chiang
E-mail: cjc8513@mail.nsysu.edu.tw

Coordinator of TBCRP from Latvia
Ms. Līga Bikše
E-mail: liga.bikse@cfi.lu.lv