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中国科学院

Chinese Academy of Sciences ‒ CAS

Beijing, China

The Chinese Academy of Science (CAS) is an educational institute and research center focused on scientific and technological development, innovation research and scientific consultancy. The academy has 104 research institutes, 12 academic branches, three universities and 11 supporting organizations in 23 regions of China. CAS is home to over 80 percent of China's large scale science facilities. These include the Beijing Electron Positron Collider, the Experimental Advanced Superconducting Tokomak, the Shanghai Synchrotron Radiation Facility, among others.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.cas.cn/

Address:
52 Sanlihe Rd., Xicheng District, Beijing, China Postcode: 100864

Country:
China

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
China
Operating languages
Chinese , English

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1949
Age (years)
中国科学院
72 
China average
 34
Global average
 30
Founded by
Founders: Communist Party of China
Founder gender: Other entities
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Hou Jianguo
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Bai Chun Li
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
中国科学院
67,900 
China average
 492
Global average
 75
2019
中国科学院
67,900 
% Female researchers
2019
中国科学院
 6%
China average
 30%
Global average
 35%

Organisational performance

Publications
2018
中国科学院
 8,038
China average
 33,692
Global average
 6,710
2017
中国科学院
 15,241
2016
中国科学院
 13,838
Financials
2018
中国科学院
$10,604,356,627 
China average
 $256,079,454
Global average
 $61,483,954
2017
中国科学院
$10,264,929,260 
2016
中国科学院
$8,674,362,219 

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Suggested by Multilateral Organisation experts
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