Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (GUCAS) and Springer signed an agreement concerning PhD dissertation publication on 23 November, 2011. GUCAS Vice-President SU Gang and Dr. Hubertus Riedesel signed the GUCAS-Springer Agreement on Co-publishing Excellent Doctorate Theses on behalf of the two insitutions. According to the agreement, GUCAS will select and forward PhD dissertations to Springer for publication.
Prof. SU Gang said that GUCAS was the largest graduate school in China with some 9000 supervisors and 5000 PHD students, and thereby a vast talent pool, while Springer was one of the largest worldwide scientific publishers. He would like to introduce the best PhD dissertations to the world through Springerp's publications. The cooperation between GUCAS and Springer will surely be a win-win project, he commented.
Dr. Hubertus Riedesel, Executive Vice President of Springer Global Publishing said Springer seeked to publish the best academic work of the world, including PhD theses from China. GUCAS is the right placef for them. Springer will work together with GUCAS to disseminate the best of the best PhD theses worldwide.
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