“Ta Quang Buu Award” granted to two outstanding scientists

Thứ Sáu, 19/05/2017, 22:03

PSNews-The Ministry of Science and Technology held a ceremony to present Ta Quang Buu Award 2017 on May 18.

Vice PM Vu Duc Dam honors 2 winners of Ta Quang Buu Award

Present at the ceremony were Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam; Minister of Science and Technology Chu Ngoc Anh; Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha and various scientists across the country.

This year, the organizers of the award received 30 entries. The Specialized Science Councils reviewed and nominated four outstanding works.

From the 4 nominations, the Ta Quang Buu Award 2017 Board has decided to grant the Ta Quang Buu Award to two scientists, namely Associate Professor, Dr. Nguyen Sum at Quy Nhon University (in the field of mathematics) and Professor Dr. Phan Thanh Son Nam at University of Technology, the Ho Chi Minh City National University (in  the field of chemistry).

Ta Quang Buu Award is an annual award to encourage and honor outstanding scientists in basic research, making contributions to the development of Vietnam's science and technology. The award honors scientists in various fields, including mathematics, computer science and information, physics, chemistry, earth and environment sciences, life sciences and medicine ...

The Ta Quang Buu Award was first launched in 2013. In the 3 following years, 7 scientists won the Award.  
By Duy Tien