Multiple sources confirmed on December 6: Famous Chinese scientist and "disciple" Zhang Shouyi of Yang Zhenning died on December 1 and was only 55 years old.
Zhang Shouyi is a tenured professor of physics at Stanford University, a member of the National Academy of Sciences, a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a foreign academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.In 2007, the "quantum spin Hall effect" discovered by Zhang Shousheng was rated as one of the "Top Ten Important Scientific Breakthroughs in the World" by Science magazine.
Outside the academic field, Zhang Shouyi also founded Danhua Capital in 2013, focusing on investing in the most disruptive and influential scientific and technological achievements and business innovations in the United States.
Danhua Capital said that its focus on investment areas covers emerging technologies that are disruptive to artificial intelligence, virtual/augmented reality, big data, blockchain, and enterprise-level applications.The investment stage is mainly in the early stage and the growth stage. There are five accumulated investment in medical and health projects, of which Shenrui Medical and Anji Kanger have obtained two rounds of investment from the agency.