Northeastern University (NEU) is designated medium risk for hosting a defence laboratory.
NEU is a major civilian university subordinate to the Ministry of Education. The university hosts three national laboratories, all of which are related to industrial manufacturing technology.https://web.archive.org/web/20181212220003/http://www.neu.edu.cn/edu_lab.html
NEU engages in growing levels of defence research. It holds secret-level security credentials allowing it to participate in classified weapons projects and hosts the defence-focused Key Laboratory of Aerodynamic Equipment Vibration and Control.https://web.archive.org/web/20190606045044/http://oldnews.pku.edu.cn/sdpl/2010-05/10/content_174348.htm ; https://web.archive.org/web/20190929090152/https://www.jianshu.com/p/ab6548c93317 In 2018, NEU was approved to build a further five laboratories that could be involved in future defence or security-related research.https://web.archive.org/web/20191117094821/https://www.edu.cn/ke_yan_yu_fa_zhan/gao_xiao_cheng_guo/gao_xiao_zi_xun/201810/t20181016_1628734.shtml
In 2019, NEU joined the Shenyang Aircraft Design Institute Collaborative Innovation Alliance (沈阳飞机设计研究所协同创新联盟), a group of universities and institutes, led by defence conglomerate AVIC, that are involved in the development of military aircraft.http://archive.fo/OUITl NEU also runs a National Defense Science and Technology Development Research Institute (国防科技发展研究院). In 2019, the institute’s senior deputy director was awarded a China Industry-University-Research Cooperation Military-Civil Fusion Prize.http://archive.fo/pIBlY
Major defence laboratories
- Key Laboratory of Aerodynamic Equipment Vibration and Control, Ministry of Education (航空动力装备振动及控制教育部重点实验室（B类）)http://archive.fo/3NDJ1
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