Gui Wanru, general manager of Rhosoon
Gui Wanru, an entrepreneur in the field of satellite communications. [Photo/WeChat account: hefeigaoxinfabu]
Gui Wanru, who graduated from the University of Science and Technology of China (USTC), is the general manager of technology company Rhosoon, which is based in the Hefei National High-tech Industry Development Zone (Hefei high-tech zone).
Gui studied at USTC for eight years and graduated in 2005. After five years of work at a communications company, he returned to Hefei in 2010 and became involved in the early development of the integrated circuits (IC) industry in the city.
In the following years, Gui contributed to the robust development of local IC industry by providing useful suggestions to related departments and helping attract IC projects to in the Hefei high-tech zone.
In January 2017, Gui founded Rhosoon with several USTC alumni. The company specializes in the R&D of broadband satellite internet terminals.
"With the development of the communications industry, low-orbit civil satellites can be put into use in the future, and the future application scenarios of satellite communications terminals will be very broad," Gui said.
He added that 6G technology will be the combination of terrestrial 5G and low-orbit satellites, which will improve the seamless broadband network coverage for users and have a broad application space.
According to Gui, a reliable satellite signal-receiving device can allow a user to connect to the Internet easily and from anywhere.
With a strong R&D team, Rhosoon has been able to solve network connection difficulties in application scenarios such as navigation and aviation, emergency command, emergency rescue, oil exploration and power inspection with a series of advanced products.
Satellite internet has been added to a list of "new infrastructures" that would government support in April 2020. Gui said that he and his team are ready to seize the development opportunities that are presented.
Rhosoon's products are displayed at the Hefi-based Anhui Innovation Center. [Photo/WeChat account: hefeigaoxinfabu]
Rhosoon's satellite communication vehicle is put into use in the Gobi desert in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. [Photo/WeChat account: hefeigaoxinfabu]