Led by Dr. Chia-Chyi Wu of Department of Horticulture and Dr. Ming-Yih Chang of Department of Biomechatronic Engineering, NIU research team won Gold medal in the 2016 Ukraine International Invention Competition with the topic “Frozen! Let it “grow”!- A new technology to maintain strawberry seedlings vigorous during prolonged cold storage.” The competition is hold by the International Federation of Inventors’ Associations (IFIA) during Sep 28~Sep 30 in Ukraine.
There were total 427 contestant teams from 27 countries (including Taiwan, Russia, USA, Greek, Poland…etc.) participated the competition. It is the 4th time NIU won the Gold medal for the same contest. Congratulations to the team!