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  Jiankang
Jiankang (建康城 in pinyin: jian4 kang1 cheng2), formerly known as Jianye (建業 jian4 ye4) until Eastern Jin Dynasty (317 - 420), is an ancient city in China, located west of present-day Nanjing, in south Jiangning County (江寧縣 jiang1 ning2 xian4).
It was in Sui Dynasty that Jiankang renamed to Jiangning.
Ruins of Jiankang's city walls can still be seen today.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ji/Jiankang.html   (74 words)

  
  Jiankang - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jiankang (建康城 in pinyin: Jiànkāng chéng), formerly known as Jianye (建業 Jiànyè) until Eastern Jin Dynasty (317 - 420), is an ancient city in China, located west of present-day Nanjing, in south Jiangning County (江寧縣 Jiāngníng Xiàn).
It was in the Sui Dynasty that Jiankang renamed to Jiangning.
Ruins of Jiankang's city walls can still be seen today.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jiankang   (115 words)

  
 introduction
At the center of this lay Jiankang, the center of an extensive network of rivers and canals that converged on the lower Yangtze.
Jiankang also exerted a less powerful central hold over the constituent parts of the state, exercising an uneasy control over a string of pearls -- Guiji, Jiankang, Jiangling -- which in a world of regionalism and fluid wealth it bound only loosely together.
Later in his life, when down in Jiankang he attempted to don the garb of an emperor, Hou was asked by his Chinese scribe, Wang Wei, for the last seven generations of his forebears for the ancestral hall.
www.ac.wwu.edu /~pearce/introduction.htm   (19252 words)

  
 Zu Chongzhi - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Zu Chongzhi's father also served the court and was greatly respected for his erudition.
Zu Chongzhi was born in 429 in Jiankang (today Nanjing).
His family had historically been involved in astronomy research, and from when he was a child Zu Chongzhi was exposed both to astronomy and to mathematics.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Zu_Chongzhi   (329 words)

  
 Zu_Chongzhi biography
Weakened by court intrigues, the Eastern Chin dynasty was replaced after a revolt by the Liu-Sung dynasty in 420.
The Zu family was an extremely talented one with successive generations being, in addition to court officials, astronomers with special interests in the calendar.
He was appointed by the Emperor Xiao-wu (who ruled from 454 to 464) first as an officer in Yang-chou, a city in Kiangsu, and then as an officer in the military staff in Jiankang (now Nanking).
www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /~history/Biographies/Zu_Chongzhi.html   (1299 words)

  
 Maps of Nanjing - JohoMaps
After the invasion of the Five Hu, the nobles and wealthies of Jin Dynasty escaped across the Yangtze River and established Nanjing as the capital, which was then called Jiankang (建康).
Since then Jiankang remained as the capital of Southern China during the North-South Division period, until Sui Dynasty reunified China and destroyed the entire city, turning it into farmland.
Jiankang's industry burgeoned and thrived during Song Dynasty, although it was constantly under threat from the northern foreign invasion.
www.johomaps.com /as/china/jiangsu/nanjing/main.html   (951 words)

  
 China and Korea, 300 to 500 CE
There, in 317, in the city of Jiankang (modern Nanjing, a military commander who was a member of the royal family proclaimed the renewal of Jin rule and declared himself emperor, calling himself Jin Yuandi.
The regime at Jiankang also benefited from the wealth, experience and technical skills of the refugees.
The government at Jiankang did not interfere with commerce, and in the south an unprecedented prosperity arose.
www.fsmitha.com /h1/ch28ch.htm   (3413 words)

  
 Daosheng Biography | eorl_04_package.xml
Shortly after arriving on Mount Lu, Daosheng was off again, this time to Jiankang, where in 418 Faxian translated a recension of the Mahāyāna Mahāparinirvāṇa Sūtra.
To Daosheng, such a statement vitiated the central claim of Mahāyāna Buddhism to be a vehicle of salvation for all beings.
Daosheng was forced to leave the capital in 428 or 429 when accusations of heresy were formally brought to the.....
www.bookrags.com /biography/daosheng-eorl-04   (404 words)

  
 Zu_Geng   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Zu Geng's great great grandfather was an official at the court of the Eastern Chin dynasty which had been established at Jiankang (now Nanking).
Weakened by court intrigues, the Eastern Chin dynasty was replaced after a revolt by the Liu-Sung dynasty in 420.
The Zu family was an extremely talented one with successive generations being, in addition to court officials, astronomers with special interests in the calendar.
www-gap.dcs.st-and.ac.uk /~history/Mathematicians/Zu_Geng.html   (650 words)

  
 Emperor Wu Di
In the closing years of the Southern Qi Dynasty, Xiao Baorong mounted the throne on the strength of the exclusive support of Xiao Yan amidst the fratricidal fightings among the royal family members who simply neglected state affairs.
As a result of the various kinds of preferential treatment granted to the temples in Xiao Yan's efforts to advocate Buddhist, there grew up quite a number of rich Buddhist monk landlords as well as very rich royal family members and influential families that formed the ruling class at the time.
In 548, when the rule of the Liang Dynasty was on the verge of collapse, a general Hou Jing, who had betrayed Eastern Wei and surrendered to Liang, started a revolt and captured the capital Jiankang following the besiege of the city for 130 days.
www.angelfire.com /co/leong/history7.html   (448 words)

  
 The Epoch Times | Human Rights Lawyer Discusses His House Arrest and Gao Zhisheng's Case
Because of going to Shandong to audit Chen Guangcheng's case, Zhang Jiankang, a Xi'an human rights lawyer was placed under house arrest for a month by mainland Chinese police since August 17.
He said that Gao's speech and deeds should not be charged with any crime unless of course the CCP intentionally concocted a false crime, which would violate the basic rational principals of law.
Zhang Jiankang was arrested by police for going to Shandong to audit Cheng Guangsheng's court case.
en.epochtimes.com /news/6-10-16/47061.html   (744 words)

  
 jiankang's progress on run a marathon on 43 Things
jiankang has written 20 entries about this goal
But besides that I am starting to think a marathon was to high a goal… maybe a half marathon would be better… I am just so slow… I don’t know.
jiankang has gotten 11 cheers on this goal.
www.43things.com /people/progress/jiankang/3897532   (1193 words)

  
 Tao Hongjing | Encyclopedia of Religion
Tao's contributions to the study of pharmacology and alchemy in China are also of singular importance, and during his own lifetime he was recognized for his authoritative knowledge of calligraphy and astrological calculations.
Born near the southern imperial capital of Jiankang (modern-day Nanjing), Tao was the scion of a leading family of gentry officials with a long history of service to the southern courts since the fall of the Han dynasty (206 BCE–220 CE).
His intellectual and scholastic accomplishments garnered him much respect and allowed him to move freely in the élite social circles and literary salons of Jiankang.
www.bookrags.com /research/tao-hongjing-eorl-13   (1482 words)

  
 Page Title   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Hu Q. Survey of the effects of environmental pollution on residents in a wastewater irrigated area of the West River [in Chinese];.
Status of ground water in the sewage storage project in the upper reach of Baiyangdian and its influences on the health of residents [in Chinese];.
Epidemiological study of cancer mortality and congenital malformation in a petroleum sewage irrigated area [in Chinese];.
www.chinaenvironment.net /sino/sino5/page15.html   (552 words)

  
 DBLP: Jiankang Wang   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Jiankang Wang, Xiaobo Li: Guiding ziplock snakes with a priori information.
Jiankang Wang, Xiaobo Li: A content-guided searching algorithm for balloons.
Jiankang Wang, Xiaobo Li: Controlled accurate searches with balloons.
www.vldb.org /dblp/db/indices/a-tree/w/Wang:Jiankang.html   (85 words)

  
 Major Discoveries Made in Archaeological Studies of Jiankang Capital of the Six Dynasties   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Major Discoveries Made in Archaeological Studies of Jiankang Capital of the Six Dynasties
Yesterday, the Archaeological Department of Nanjing Museum disclosed the major discoveries made in the archaeological studies of Jiankang Capital of the Six Dynasties.
Among a large number of unearthed relics, the brick road of the Eastern Jin Dynasty is most attractive, which is the earliest brick road discovered in Nanjing.
www.yangtse.com /big5/content/2003-01/30/content_638840.htm   (213 words)

  
 Mass High Tech
Kevin OHandley, left, and Jiankang Huang of Ferro Solutions show off their energy harvester.
OHandley holds the clear spool-like harvester, which is shown atop one of Millennial Net Inc.s iBean radio devices.
When a passing truck causes a conference room table to vibrate, Jiankang Huang and Kevin O’Handley don’t just idly grab hold of their pens to keep them from rolling to the floor.
www.masshightech.com /displayarticledetail.asp?art_ID=63949   (737 words)

  
 Optical Character Detection and Recognition in Sports Video
Zhang, Dongqing; Guo, Yan; Wu, Jiankang (Singapore): "Facial Expression Recognition using VQ-HMM".
However, a more sophisticated system should incorporate temporal prediction and fusion to improve the stability and robustness of tracking.
Dongqing Zhang, Yan Guo, Jing Zhong, Jiankang Wu, “Real-time Mouth Detection Using Corner Vector Detection and Parabola Models”, Proceeding of 5
www.ee.columbia.edu /~dqzhang/FacialExpression.html   (281 words)

  
 phorum - Chinese Culture Forum at Asiawind - Chinese story - A broken mirror joined together
Xu Deyan would reply that he married her because he loved her.
The troops of Yang Jian entered the Chen capital, Jiankang, and captured
Daxing which was a long way from Jiankang.
www.asiawind.com /forums/read.php?f=2&i=4493&t=4493&v=f   (1441 words)

  
 Oceana Network || Diaries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
:: By jiankang :: Thu Jan 4th, 2007 at 03:56:14 AM EST
:: By jiankang :: Thu Jan 4th, 2007 at 03:55:14 AM EST
User-contributed content such as Diaries and comments reflect the opinions of the responsible contributor only, and do not necessarily reflect the viewpoints of Oceana, Oceana staff, or The Oceana Network.
community.oceana.org /user/jiankang/diary   (70 words)

  
 SSRN Author Page for Jiankang Zhang
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Total downloads of all papers by Jiankang Zhang : 0
Number of abstracts and/or full text documents for Jiankang Zhang : 1
papers.ssrn.com /sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=152916   (218 words)

  
 Beijing Info
Song 420-479 A.D. Jiankang (present Nanjing, Jiangsu province)
Liang 502-557 A.D. Jiankang (present Nanjing, Jiangsu province)
Chen 557-589 A.D. Jiankang (present Nanjing, Jiangsu province)
www.chn-asia.com /html/beijing_info.html   (1619 words)

  
 Optical Character Detection and Recognition in Sports Video
Discrete Hidden Markov Model then is conducted to interpret the symbol Sequences.
Zhang, Dongqing; Guo, Yan; Wu, Jiankang (Singapore): "Facial Expression Recognition using VQ-HMM".
However, a more sophisticated system should incorporate temporal prediction and fusion to improve the stability and robustness of tracking.
www.ctr.columbia.edu /~dqzhang/FacialExpression.html   (281 words)

  
 DBLP: Jian-Kang Wu
Xiaoyuan Zhu, Jiankang Wu, Yimin Cheng, Yixiao Wang: GMM-Based Classification Method for Continuous Prediction in Brain-Computer Interface.
Baoshi Zhu, Jiankang Wu, Mohan S. Kankanhalli: Print signatures for document authentication.
Zhong Jing, Robert Mariani, Jiankang Wu: Glasses Detection for Face Recognition Using Bayes Rules.
www.vldb.org /dblp/db/indices/a-tree/w/Wu:Jian=Kang.html   (465 words)

  
  ••• UrbanWire •••    (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Zhu Jiankang (Qi Yu Wu), a man stricken with polio as a child, was brought up by cabaret singer Fang Mudan (veteran Taiwanese actress Xia Ling Ling) after being abandoned by his mother.
Over time, Jiankang gradually develops more than fraternal feelings for the bubbly Kaixin.
Li Jinsheng (Pierre Png), a carefree drifter and Jiankang’s good friend, also carries a torch for Kaixin, who remains oblivious to the duo’s feelings for her.
www.theurbanwire.com /jun04/room.html   (422 words)

  
 Long Feng Shui Qigong - Nine Dragon Baguazhang.
If you study our program and begin to understand how the mind can influence the body through visual imagery and then practice it daily you will soon discover the remarkable role the mind, body and natures energies play in the health and disease of the human body.
Long Feng Shui is a Bagua Jiankang Qigong
This art Long Feng Shui Qigong is a part of the Flying Dragon Qigong practice.
www.jiulongbaguazhang.com /lfqigong.htm   (898 words)

  
 Jiankang - China-related Topics JI-JL - China-Related Topics
Jiankang - China-related Topics JI-JL - China-Related Topics
Jiankang (建康城 in pinyin: Jiandagrave;nkāng chandeacute;ng), formerly known as Jianye (建業 Ji?ny?) until Eastern Jin Dynasty (317 - 420), is an ancient city in China, located west of present-day Nanjing, in south Jiangning County (江寧縣 Jiāngnandiacute;ng Xi?n).
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www.famouschinese.com /virtual/Jiankang   (185 words)

  
 History of Ancient China: Eastern Jin Dynasty
Also, people from the north brought improvements to handicraft industry.
Jiankang, the capital city of the Eastern Jin became the largest businesses city in the area south of the Yangtze River.
The economic center began to move to the Yangtze River Valley from the Yellow River Valley.
www.travelchinaguide.com /intro/history/jin/eastern.htm   (858 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Zhenjiang Jingkou Jiankang Road Commercial & Trade Industrial Company
South Mansion is located at No128, Jiankang Road which is the arterial street of the city, adjoining the long-distance bus station and municipal government in the south, connecting the downtown in the north, circled by residential blocks which have relatively higher consuming power.
Hence it is the ideal place for commerce managing and office working.
www.jktz.net /jktz/eng/zsxm_show.jsp?id=49   (260 words)

  
 DBLP: Jian-Kang Wu
DBLP: Jian-Kang Wu Jian-Kang Wu Jiankang Wu List of publications from the DBLP Bibliography Server - FAQ
Philippe Mulhem, Dezhong Hong, Jian-Kang Wu: Labeling Update of Segmented Images using Conceptual Graphs and Dempster-Shafer Theory of Evidence.
Weimin Huang, Jian-Kang Wu: An Improved Scheme to Fingerprint Classification.
www.informatik.uni-trier.de /~ley/db/indices/a-tree/w/Wu:Jian=Kang.html   (335 words)

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