On the afternoon of March 30, the ceremonies of both the appointment as the visiting professor and “Sanqin Friendship Award” for Prof. Jochen Twele, the international famous expert of wind electricity from Berlin Institute of Technology, was held in International Conference Center. After getting the certificates from Wang Jinsong, the President of NPU, Prof. Twele was recognized formally as one of the members in NPU.
At the ceremony, President Wang expressed the congratulations to Prof. Twele for his awarding and showed the welcome to his participation in NPU. After the highly acknowledgement of his achievement in the development of wind electricity in China and around twenty years of cooperation with NPU, President Wang hoped that more guidance for the young teachers and more cooperation with the outstanding people in the field from Germany would gradually come to realize after this appointment, for the purpose of jointly organizing a more powerful research group based on the advantages of German position and famous popularity of Prof. Twele in the field of wind electricity.
Besides expressing his thanks for President Wang's warm welcome and the acknowledgement of his work from Shaanxi Province and NPU, Prof. Twele recalled the memory of cooperation with Professor Liao Mingfu, from the stage of being the classmates 25 years age to the stage of co-constructing the project on “the talents training in the technology of wind electricity” supported by German government in 2002 and till now joining in NPU. He also assured his later efforts in pushing the cooperation on both sides, including the co-training of postgraduates and doctoral candidates.