In 1987, CAS put forward the concept of "One Academy, Two Operational Mechanisms", based on the understanding that different types of S&T work had their own different regularities, and should be managed in different approaches and different modes, in order to break the closed system and to be open, mobile and cooperative.
The first Remote Sensing Satellite Ground Station;
The main forces were organized to serve the national economic and social development, while a crack team was retained for the basic research and high-tech innovation.
Shenguang High-Power Laser Device;
The first high energy accelerator "Beijing Electron Positron Collider (BEPC);
Lanzhou Heavy Ion Accelerator;
Hefei Synchrotron Radiation Facilities;
Hefei Tokamak Facilities;
Beijing Free Electron Laser Device;
2.16m Optical Telescope;
Shaanxi Long & Short Wave Time Server; the National Time Service Center;
Multi-Channel Solar Telescope;
The Symplectic Algorithm for Hamiltonian Systems, developed by Prof. Feng Kang, giving rise to the frontier research of integrating computing physics, computing mechanics and computing mathematics.
The mathematic mechanization, developed by Prof. Wu Wenjun, internationally known as "Wu's Algorithms;"
The publication of the first composition of Ba-Y-Cu-O Superconductor in the world, indicating that China is in the world's front rank of the superconductivity research;
The success in the first physical mapping of rice genome;
The discovery of the oldest fauna, dated around 580 million years ago;
The development of Carbon nano tube arrays;
1% sequencing work completed as a contribution to the International Human Genome Project;
The very high resolution scanning radiometer & multi-channel scanning radiometer for the Fengyun No. 1 and No. 2 Meteorological Satellites;
Successful large scale production of GBO crystal;
Successful development of non-liner crystals of BBO and LBO;
The first CR-01 6000m underwater robot;
"Dawning" series large parallel computers;
The first Internet links to Europe and USA from Beijing Electron-Positron
Large scale permanent magnet for ALTHA Magnetic Spectrometer;
China NetCom (CNC), the first broadband network, the first commercial broadband IP network based on the IP over DWDM technology, and the first commercial network on MPLS network technology, 40Gb bandwidth;
Successful development of NdFeB permanent magnetic alloys -- founding of Beijing Zhong Ke San Huan High-Tech Co. (listed in stock market);
Successful development of Legend Chinese system cards -- founding of Legend Group;
Successful development of intelligent English-Chinese machine translation system, and further the world's first pocket English-Chinese electronic dictionary -- founding of Huajian Group;
Successful development of a new cardiovascular drug, "Di'ao Xinxuekang -- founding of Di'ao Pharmaceutical Corporation;
Successful development of new types of polymer engineering plastics - the founding of Shanghai Genius Advanced Material Co. Ltd.;
Successful development of heat shrinkable polymer materials -- founding of Changchun Heat Shrinkable Materials Co. (listed in stock market);
Successful development of Linux operational system software -- founding of Red Flag Linux Software Co. Ltd.;
Successful development of a new type of advanced numerical control system -- founding of Blue Sky Company.