APORC is a research center
under the joint guidance of CAS and APORS. The APORC is
engaged in carrying out study on fundamental theoretical
problems in OR, as well as practical projects. The research
topics come from comprehensive and interactive disciplines.
The APORC is affiliated with the CAS and accept the
guidance, support and supervision of CAS. With the
evaluation of the academic committee, the center's director
is full responsible for the research works and academic
The chairman of the academic committee of the APORC is
appointed by the CAS. The committee members are composed of
experts of the OR circles. The full term of the committee is
three years. Honorary academic committee members will be
composed of world distinguished scholars in the field
invited by the chairman.
The academic committee of APORC is in change of the
- To decide the research topics and directions in short and
long run periods; to guide the investigations on important
theoretical topics and practical projects.
- To evaluate the applications and the research
- To guide the academic exchanges, domestic and
The director is appointed by the CAS. The term of duty is
three years. With the help of an academic secretary of the
center, the director is in charge of the daily
administrative works. It includes:
- To organize and carry out the research projects, and
coordinate various activities of the center.
- Research budget administration.
- Procurement, replacement and administration of facilities
of the center.
- To organize daily activities, compile technical reports
and annual report.
- To evaluate the work of the faculty members.
Research projects are managed on a fund basis. Applicants
should put forward research applications in August or
September each year for the next year's fund. After the
approval of the academic committee, the projects will be
carried out in the following year by the applicants.
Visiting researchers will do their research work in APORC,
using equipment and facilities of the center. The research
results achieved in the center will be shared by the center
and the author's institution.