Five scientists nominated for Ta Quang Buu Prize 2022

20:35 16/03/2022

The Ministry of Science and Technology has just announced five excellent candidates for Ta Quang Buu Prize 2022, who have made significant contributions to the country’s science and technology sector.

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Five scientists nominated for Ta Quang Buu Prize 2022.

The Ministry of Science and Technology has just announced five excellent candidates for Ta Quang Buu Prize 2022, who have made significant contributions to the country’s science and technology sector.

Accordingly, the main category consists of 3 candidates, namely Prof. DSc. Ngo Viet Trung (Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology) in the mathematics field; Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Thi Le Thu (Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology – Vietnam National University-HCMC) in the chemistry field,

and Dr. Pham Quang Thai (the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology – the Health Ministry) in the biomedicine and pharmacology field.

The young scientist category has two nominations of Dr. Doan Le Hoang Tan (the Vietnam Center for Molecular and Nano-architecture – VNU-HCMC) and Dr. Tran Tien Anh (Vietnam Maritime University).

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.

Since its launch in 2014, it has encouraged and motivated scientists and scientific and technological organisations towards high quality research in Vietnam, fostering the development of an academic, creative and innovative environment which promotes the development of strong teams to undertake research at an international level.

By TM