Sunny Cheung

Sunny Cheung is an Associate Fellow for China Studies and Deputy Editor of China Brief at The Jamestown Foundation. He is also a visiting fellow at the SNR Agora Institute at Johns Hopkins University. He specializes in Chinese politics, cross-strait relations, emerging technologies, and security studies. Before joining Jamestown, Mr. Cheung completed research projects for Janes Information Services, Project 2049, Academia Sinica, and the US Department of State. He was a visiting fellow at Stanford University and National Sun Yat-Sen University in Taiwan. Mr. Cheung has testified before the US Congress, UK Parliament, and Taiwanese Legislative Yuan. He was named a Global Leader by the McCain Institute in 2023. Mr. Cheung received his MA in Strategic Studies at Johns Hopkins’s School of Advanced International Studies with a Dean’s Scholarship, and also earned a Bachelor’s Degree in China Studies from the University of Hong Kong.

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    Examining China’s Grand Strategy For RISC-V

    On November 24, 2023, DAMO Academy (達摩院; literally “Dharma”), Alibaba’s research division, unveiled three ground-breaking processors rooted in the open-source RISC-V architecture. The Xuantie (玄铁) C920, Xuantie C907, and Xuantie