Robotic Mouse Makes Maze Debut at UC San Diego

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An intrepid group of University of California, San Diego undergraduates has designed and build a robotic mouse from scratch. The electrical engineering and computer science undergraduates from the Jacobs School of Engineering also wrote the software to teach the robot to solve a maze. The team unveiled their mouse at the IEEE Region 6 Southwest Area Spring Meeting on Saturday, April 25th, held at UC San Diego. http://ucsdnews.ucsd.edu/newsrel/students/05-09MicroMouse.asp

关于中国民营企业的主要研究成果

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荷兰的伊拉斯姆斯管理学院的研究成果。结论:(1)我们探讨公司结构背后的企业家作用 ,(2)企业网络日渐体现其功能并实现专业化,(3)中国的IT企业在进行创新而非模仿 , (4)中国的商业环境呈现本地化。从此书中:《The Chinese Economy in the 21st Century: Enterprise and Business Behaviour》,可以从Edward Elgar出版社获得。超联结:http://www.erim.nl/chinabusiness

Research on Chinese Private Entrepreneurship

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An interview presenting the key research results on Chinese private entrepreneurship by the Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University. In a subtitled interview with Chinese Assistant Professor Zhao Xiaodong, Hans Hendrischke and Mark Greeven discuss the importance of entrepreneurship, the function and professionalisation of networks, innovation in the Chinese IT industry, and the localised nature of the Chinese business environment. These topics are further explored in the book...

NWO Conference: Shift in governance and the emergence of a Chinese business system

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Leading sinologists, economists, and management researchers from Western and Chinese universities came together to discuss the rise of China's economy and the features of its business environment at a conference in Hangzhou, China, in 2006. In this video, they present the most important outcomes of this conference. Speakers include among others Gordon Redding, John Child, and Max Boisot. For more information, visit: www.erim.nl/chinabusiness .

Music Center Draws Curtain on New Era for UC San Diego

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On a recent Tuesday morning, the sound of a piano soared in the Conrad Prebys Music Center, rising along the venue’s triangular, wood-paneled walls and ceiling. Graduate student William Fried was performing "Feux d'Artifice" by French master Claude Debussy. He was one of a handful of students who got to test-drive the acoustically advanced concert hall in March before its public opening in May. http://ucsdnews.ucsd.edu/thisweek/2009/04/20_musiccenter.asp

Open Access and Europe: Why is it important and how can it be done?

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Presentation by Sjibolt Noorda at the Executive OA Seminar at the Danish OA day 2009