Published Date: 2020-09-29, Tuesday
Kathmandu University and Wuhan University, China signs a Letter of Agreement
A Letter of Agreement (LOA) between the School of Engineering, Kathmandu University (KU), and School of Water Resources and Hydropower Engineering, Wuhan University (WHU), for establishing “Hydropower Research Center for Himalaya Region” (HRCHR) has been signed on 29 September 2020.
The LOA is in reference to and in the spirit of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed at the university level on December 22, 2017, between Wuhan University and Kathmandu University.
The LOA was signed by the Dr. Damber Bahadur Nepali from KU and Prof. Jiesheng Huang from WHU with the position of Dean of respective schools at both Universities. The signing ceremony was done at the respective office by the video conference.
The LOA designates Prof. Qian Zhongdong from WHU and Prof. Bhola Thapa from KU as the focal persons. The Focal Persons and the scientific research groups from the State Key Laboratory of Water Resources and Hydropower Engineering Science at WHU, and Turbine Testing Lab at KU will form the Technology Core Team of HRCHR.