Patents granted

In 2017, the company applied for 6,830 patents, among which 4,239 were granted. An asteroid has been named after Ma Yongsheng with the approval of the Committee on Small Body Nomenclature of the International Astronomical Union. The company won 3 first-prizes and 1 second-prize of National Science & Technology Progress Award, 2 second-prizes of National Technological Invention Award, and 11 honorable mentions of Chinese Patent Award. Mr. Dai Houliang and Mr. Xie Zaiku were elected member of CAE and CAS, respectively.