A College of Geography Science, Nanjing Normal University study was conducted in 2011 to evaluate different aeration methods for removing high levels of nitrogen from a heavily polluted river in the Xianlin University Town.
The “Xianlin Science City Development Consortium” was formed by 12 universities on February 25, 2012 to cooperate on research, sharing resources, event planning and the development of a "science city", with each university having its own science facilities.
Vice major of Nanjing, Lu Bing, is responsible for the oversight of the Management Committee of Xianlin University City as of 2014.
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Gate to Nanjing Normal
Nanjing University of Finance
Nanjing University of Chinese Medicine
Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications
Nanjing Normal University
Higher education organizations within Xialin University City include:
The area around the Xianhe East States was planned as a scenic residential community. The Nanjing University is also a housing zone. Nanjing Sports Institute and Nanjing Normal University Station are commercial and business centres. University and college graduates then become a pool of potential employees and researchers for the city's employers, such as organizations located within the Nanjing Economic and Technological Development Zone.
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