Zhang Xiangtong is a neurophysiologist born in Zhengding, Hebei province, in November 1907.
"Scientists tend not to get senile dementia, because they are thinking about problems day and night all their lives."
Wu Quande is an electronic physicist born in Huangyan, Zhejiang province, in December 1923. He graduated from the Electrical Engineering Department of Tsinghua University in 1947.
Yang Shizhong, an expert on information transmission of tracking, telemetry and command (TT&C) and remote sensing, was born in Chongqing in October 1937.
Yuan Chengye is an organic chemist born in Shangyu, Zhejiang province, in August 1924.
"I cannot leave my birthplace. Science has no boundaries, but a scientist has his roots."
Aug 26, 2011 is the date of 110th anniversary of Chen Yi’s birthday. A native of Le Zhi, in Southwest China's Sichuan Province, and awarded by the People's Republic of China the military rank of marshal.