Application and Development News

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.

Genk STF, GHV KSOL and GHV BONE – Products transferred from research results and received title “High-quality product and branch 2017”

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.

Announcement of application marking new step in 3D animation technique using mathematical foundation in the No.1 Computer Graphics Journal

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

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