Academic and Professor Nguyen Van Hieu, former Party Central Committee member, former Head of the Vietnam Institute for Science, and former Director of the National Center for Technological and Natural Science, is a manager who has strategic vision and devotes his life to scientific research, always thinks of solutions to the development of the national science. Being a leading Vietnamese scientist, especially in physics and materials science, he is considered a scientific monument belonging to the generation of leading scientists of Vietnamese science. To recognize his lifetime contributions to the national science, and show respect over Academic and Professor Nguyen Van Hieu, on July 21, 2018, the Institute of Physics and the Institute of Materials Sciences solemnly held a workshop “Opportunities and challenges of Vietnam’s physic and materials science sector” to mark his 80th birthday (July 21).
Application and Development News
On September 13, 2018, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) held a ceremony to launch the Tran Dai Nghia Award in 2019, in order to honour the individual scientist who has scientific and technological works excellently applied in natural sciences and technology.
The International Industry 4.0 Summit and Exhibition 2018 with the theme “Vision and development strategy in the age of industry 4.0” co-hosted by the Government and the Party Central Committee Commission on Economics, a large-scale event attended by nearly 2,000 domestic and foreign delegates, opened on July 13, 2018.
On December 9th, 2017, a programme honouring “High Quality Trademark 2017” took place in Hanoi.
The event was held by Vietnam Standards and Quality Institute in coordination with the Vietnam Institute for Businessmen, the International Management Institute and the Creative and Intellectual Property Magazine. It was highly appreciated by consumers and the community of enterprises nationwide.
The work entitled "A stiffly accurate integrator for elastodynamic problems" by Prof. Vu Thai Luan, Institute of Information and Technology, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, member of the American Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), and a consultant Professor at the Faculty of Mathematics, the Southern Methodist University (SMU) in Dallas, Texas, USA, and colleagues, was published in the number-one computer graphics journal ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) in July, 2017. Furthermore, it was among few works chosen to be featured at the world's largest conference on computer graphics and interactive technologies SIGGRAPH 2017. (See video SIGGRAPH 2017 reviewing the work at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5YvIHREdVX4).
Fisheries and agriculture are important sectors in the country’s economy, but they face many difficulties such as epidemics in aquaculture or unstable crop productivity.
- Study on effect of extraction and bioactive experiment on La Vang Jasminum subtriplinerve Blume, Cam Lo District, Quang Tri Province
- VAST increases application of scientific research results
- VAST Techmart 2015: Links and integration for joint development
- Lang Biang recognized as world biosphere reserve by UNESCO
- Reduce cholesterol, regulate blood fat and stabilize blood vessel wall (2)
- Amodiaquine Hydrochloride – Medicinal applications and malaria treatment