Yu Min (seated) is honoured by President Xi. Photo: SCMP Pictures Yu Min (seated) is honoured by President Xi. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Yu Min (seated) is honoured by President Xi. Photo: SCMP Pictures

Yu Min, 'father of China's H-bomb', wins top science award

Highest honour for veteran nuclear physicist whose involvement in defence project was so secret that even his wife didn't know about it

Yu Min (seated) is honoured by President Xi. Photo: SCMP Pictures Yu Min (seated) is honoured by President Xi. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Yu Min (seated) is honoured by President Xi. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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