At 4:00 pm on September 18, 2020, Professor Yan Xiuping came to Nanjing Normal University with the invitation of the School of Chemistry and Materials Science, and made an academic report of “Some Experiences in Writing Application of Natural Science Foundation” in the Room 224 of the Huaxing Building. Teachers and students participated in this conference which was hosted by Professor Zhiyuan Gu.
At the academic meeting, Professor Yan shared the valuable experience of writing foundation applications from the perspective of a senior scientist and natural science foundation judge, which benefited the teachers and students present. Professor Yan emphasized that foundation applications should be wrote from the perspective of judge, and it focused on the three-point content of "worth doing, how to do, and doing well". The report of Professor Yan was condensed and masterly. Teachers and students present were deeply inspired. After the report, Professor Yan also discussed adequately with teachers and students.