Former University of Tennessee associate professor Hu Anming has been accused of wire fraud and lying to Nasa about his ties to Beijing University of Technology. Photo: Blount County Sheriff’s Office Former University of Tennessee associate professor Hu Anming has been accused of wire fraud and lying to Nasa about his ties to Beijing University of Technology. Photo: Blount County Sheriff’s Office
Former University of Tennessee associate professor Hu Anming has been accused of wire fraud and lying to Nasa about his ties to Beijing University of Technology. Photo: Blount County Sheriff’s Office

Calls grow for US to dismiss ‘Nasa lies’ case of Hu Anming, as critics cite ‘racial bias’ in accusation that he hid ties to Chinese university

  • Group ‘outraged’ at plan to retry Hu for wire fraud and lying to Nasa about Beijing University of Technology link, after previous trial fell apart
  • ‘What happened to Professor Hu and his family is part of systemic racial bias,’ says letter backing scientist, who was earlier accused of being a Beijing spy

Topic |   US-China tech war
Former University of Tennessee associate professor Hu Anming has been accused of wire fraud and lying to Nasa about his ties to Beijing University of Technology. Photo: Blount County Sheriff’s Office Former University of Tennessee associate professor Hu Anming has been accused of wire fraud and lying to Nasa about his ties to Beijing University of Technology. Photo: Blount County Sheriff’s Office
Former University of Tennessee associate professor Hu Anming has been accused of wire fraud and lying to Nasa about his ties to Beijing University of Technology. Photo: Blount County Sheriff’s Office
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