Five Vietnamese scientists have been named in the 2021 edition of Asian Scientist 100 (Photo: www.asianscientist.com)
Hanoi (VNA) –
Five Vietnamese scientists
have been named in the 2021 edition of Asian Scientist
100, an annual listing of the brilliant scientific talents in the region by the
Asian Scientist magazine of Singapore.
They are Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tran Thi Thu Ha of Thai
Nguyen University, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vuong Thi Ngoc Lan from the University
of Medicine and Pharmacy in Ho Chi Minh City, and Assoc.
Prof. Dr. Le Thi Quynh Mai from the National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology (NIHE).
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Pham Tien Son of Da Lat University
and Dr. Nguyen Truong Thanh Hieu from Ton Duc Thang University also make onto
This year’s list features the achievements of the
researchers, innovators and leaders tackling the world’s most pressing issues from climate
change to COVID-19.
The five Vietnamese scientists in the 2021 edition of the Asian Scientist 100 (Photo: vnexpress.net)
To qualify for the list, honorees must have won a
national or international prize in 2020. Alternatively, they must have a
significant accomplishment in scientific discovery or leadership that benefits
academia or industry./.