Research centres

We encourage research in other areas as we look to build up a critical mass of researchers at the JRI and strengthen relationships in R&D with local and international industries and other institutions in China. Please contact Ms April Zhu to register your interest in becoming a JRI member.

Future cities

  • Transportation system
  • Water Technology and Management (Incl: water sensitive/sponge cities)
  • Construction engineering
  • Architecture and urban design
  • Others (Internet of things, Smart infrastructure)

Energy and Environment

  • Chemical/process engineering
  • Water treatment/green chemistry
  • Power engineering and thermal physics
  • Process modelling and optimisation
  • Others (Sustainability, Energy analytics)

Advanced Materials and Manufacturing

  • Nanotechnology
  • Biotechnology
  • Functional nanomaterials
  • 3D Printing Technology
  • Others (Mechanical or Industrial design, Instrumentation)

Advanced Computation in Science and Engineering

  • Simulation and Modelling (in engineering)
  • Bioinformatics
  • Engineering Technology for Intelligent Health Management System
  • Information Technology
  • Data Science (Big Data)
  • Others (Cloud computation)

Life (Medical/Bio) Science

  • Biotechnology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Intelligent Health Management
  • Others

Global Business

  • International Consortium for research on employment and work (iCREW)
  • Governance and regulation research network (GARNET)
  • Leadership and organisational effectiveness research network (LOERN)
  • Digital economy research network (DERN)
  • Global value chains research network (GVCRN)
  • South-Asia research network (SARN)
  • China research network (CRN)