Application and Development News

Tran Dai Nghia Award ceremony for the second time in 2019

On the morning of May 17, 2019, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) held a ceremony to present the Tran Dai Nghia Award to winners in 2019 on the occasion of Vietnam Science and Technology Day and 44 years since the establishment of the VAST. Attendants at the ceremony were Mr. Vu Duc Dam, member of the Party Central Committee and Deputy Prime Minister; Mr. Phan Xuan Dung, member of the Party Central Committee, Chairman of the National Assembly Committee for Science, Technology and Environment; Mr. Chu Ngoc Anh, member of the Party Central Committee, Minister of Science and Technology; Mr. Nguyen Thanh Long, Deputy Head of the Party Central Committee Commission on Popularization and Education; and representatives from central ministries and agencies as well as from Vinh Long province, the homeland of Professor and Academic Tran Dai Nghia.

Tran Dai Nghia Award - Award of innovation

On May 9, 2019, President of Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Professor and Academic Chau Van Minh approved the Decision to present the 2019 Tran Dai Nghia Awards to 10 authors of 4 outstanding projects.

Council of Tran Dai Nghia Award 2019 holds decisive meeting

On April 13, 2019, at the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST), the Council of Tran Dai Nghia Award 2019 held its final meeting to assess the scientific and applied characteristics of especially excellent works submitted by specialized science councils before putting forth important conclusions about the number and value of awards.

Workshop “Opportunities and challenges of Vietnam’s physic and materials science sector” marks 80th birthday of Academic and Professor Nguyen Van Hieu (July 21, 1938 – July 21, 2018)

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).

2019 Tran Dai Nghia Award launched

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.

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