PEIYUAN ZHOU, Chinese scientist and politician. Council, Federation Scientific Societies 1950; Central Committee, Jiusan Society since 1953; Standing Committee 1978; Council, World Federation Scientific Workers March 1956, Honorary Secretary April 1956; Council, Dynamics Society 1957-1958; Scientific Planning Commission, State Council 1957-1958; World Peace Council 1957-1965; Standing Committee, CPPCC 1959-1978.
ZHOU, PEIYUAN was born in 1902 in Yixing Cty., Jiangsu.
Professor, of Physics, Qinghua University 1947-1952. Chairman Physics Society 1948-1958. Director Organization Department 1952.
Chairman 1958-1988, Chairman January since 1988. On staff of Beijing University, Vice-Chairman Revolutionary Committee 1970, President Beijing University since 1978. Deputy to NPC since 1954.
Chairman 1958; Chairman 1963-1977, Chairman 1977-1980. Joined CCP 1959; Deputy Director Institute of Foreign Affairs since 1972. Vice-President Academy, of Sciences 1978-1981.
President Physics Society since 1978. Deputy Director Committee Promotion of Institute Measurement 1979. Vice-chairman National Committee 5th CPPCC 1980-1983.
President China-Poland Friendship Association since 1984, Chinese People's Association for Peace and Disarmament since 1985. Executive Chairman 6th CPPCC 1983. Chairman China Association for Science and Technology 86, Honorary Chairman since 1986.
President China Institute Science and Technology Conference Centre since 1986. Honorary President Society of Nuclear Physics since 1986. Vice-Chairman Organizing Committee Institute Peace Year since 1985.
Vice-Chairman 7th CPPCC since 1988, Chairman Foreign Affairs Committee since 1988. Advisor Association for the Promotion of the Peaceful Reunification of China since 1988.
Council, Federation Scientific Societies 1950. Central Committee, Jiusan Society since 1953. Standing Committee 1978.
Council, World Federation Scientific Workers March 1956, Honorary Secretary April 1956. Council, Dynamics Society 1957-1958. Scientific Planning Commission, State Council 1957-1958.
World Peace Council 1957-1965. Standing Committee, CPPCC 1959-1978.