Hohai University

Hohai University is a research university in Nanjing, China under the direct jurisdiction of the Ministry of Education of China. Hohai Civil Engineering School was founded in 1915. Later it was merged with the Department of Engineering of Southeast University and became Hohai College of Engineering in 1924, and incorporated the Fourth Zhongshan University in 1927, becoming the Department of Water Resources, National Central University in 1928.From 1958 to 2000 it was administered by the Ministry of Water Resources.With the establishment of the People’s Republic of China in 1949, it then became the Department of Water Resources, Nanjing University. Then in 1952 the Departments of Water Conservancy, Hydrology, and Water Resources of Nanjing University, Jiaotong University, Tongji University, Zhejiang University and the East China Engineering School of Water Resources were merged into the East China Technical University of Water Resources. Then in 1985 it became what it is today the Hohai University under the authority of Deng Xiaoping.

Hohai University has three campuses, occupying a total of 132 hectares (326 acres). The main campus, covering 45 hectares (111 acres), is located at the northern foot of Qingliang Hill in Nanjing. With green shade trees, fragrant flowers in four seasons and an elegant environment, it is one of the 300 Best Green Campuses, and has won Jiangsu Provincial Award of Garden University. A secondary campus was established in February 1986 in Changzhou, a city between Shanghai and Nanjing. Fully equipped, it occupies an area of 30 hectares in the High-Tech Development Zone of Changzhou. A third campus, comprising 57.6 hectares (142 acres) in Jiangning Economic Development Zone of Jiangning District, Nanjing, began operations in September 2001.Hohai Library consists of three libraries in three campuses with a total area of 47,000 square meters and has more than 1.85 million books, including 120,000 Chinese and English periodicals, with 567,000 electronic books (including a CD database). Hohai University provides internet service all day. Students can find classrooms, dining halls, shopping centers, entertainment center, gym, and swimming pool on campus.

The university's main focus is the research and study of water resources, and it primarily educates engineering subjects, with coordinated development of engineering, science, economics, management, arts and law. It is part of Project 211 (a development initiative by the Chinese government involving over 100 key universities) and has set up a graduate school.

Editors [1]

The following is the list of scholars from Hohai University who currently serve as editors for one or more SciTechnol journals.

Publications [5]

The following is the list of articles by scholars from Hohai University that are published in SciTechnol journals.

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