- About Wuxi
Tang Aoqing (1915 - ), was born in Heqiao Town of Yixing. He is a quantum chemist, honorary president and professor of the Jilin University and founder of the theoretical chemistry. He made great contributions to the development of physical chemistry of quantum chemistry and polymer physics, creatively developed and perfected the Ligand Field Theory, successfully defined the coupling coefficients of 3 dimensional rotation group to the molecular point group, made the integrity of polymer solidification theory and creatively put forward the intramolecular rotational barrier potential function problems. In 1955, he was elected as a member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.