Van Hieu Nguyen

BRIEF CURRICULUM VITAE

PERSONAL DATA

Name:                         Van Hieu Nguyen                             

Date of birth:               21 July 1938.

Place of birth:             Hanoi, Vietnam.

Address:                      12 Nguyen Huy Tu Str., Hai Ba Trung, Hanoi.

 

APPOINTMENTS

1956-1960:      Lecturer of Faculty of Physics, Hanoi University.

1960-1968:      Researcher and Leader of Research Group, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, USSR.

1969-1992:      Director, Institute of Physics.

1975-1983:      Vice-President, National Center for Scientific Research NCSR of Vietnam.

1983-1993:      President, National Center for Scientific Research NCSR of Vietnam.

1993-1994:      General Director, National Centre for Natural Sciences and Technology NCST      of Vietnam.

1993-1996:      Director, Institute of Materials Science.

1994-2004:      President, National Centre for Natural Sciences and Technology NCST of Vietnam.

1994-1996:      Co-chairman, International Planning Committee of the Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics APCTP, Seoul, Korea.

1996-2002:      Chairman of General Council of the Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics APCTP, Seoul-Pohang, Korea.

2004-2005:      Rector, College Technology, Vietnam National University, Hanoi.

2004-2006:      Chairman, Scientific Council of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology of Vietnam.

2004-2010:      Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Asia Pacific Center for Theoretical Physics APCTP, Pohang, Korea.

2004-present: Chairman, Scientific Council of Materials Science, Vietnamese Academy of Science and Technology.

HONOURS

1968:               Professor of Theoretical and Mathematical Physics of USSR.

1982:               Foreign Member of the Academy of Sciences of USSR.

1984:               Fellow of the Third World Academy of Sciences.

AWARDS

1986:               Lenin Prize for Science and Technique.

1996:               Ho Chi Minh Prize for Science and Technique.

 

PUBLICATIONS     more than 200 scientific papers and several books.