The 2nd Announcement for the 11th National Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology




Objective: Presentation and exchanging information of the new results and achievements on scientific researches, technological applications, education and training in the field of atomic energy.

Time5th  – 7th August 2015.

VenueEden Plaza Da Nang05 Duy Tan, Hai Chau, Da Nang City, Vietnam

Organizers: Vietnam Atomic Energy Society (VAES); Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute (VINATOM) and Department of Science and Technology (DOST) of Da Nang City

Standing Organising Committee :

– Chairman: Dr. TRAN Chi Thanh (President of VINATOM);

– Executive Vice-Chairman: Dr. CAO Dinh Thanh (Vice-President of VINATOM);

– Vice-Chairman: Dr. LE Quang Nam (Director General, DOST of DaNang City);

– Member: Ass. Prof. Dr. VUONG Huu Tan (Director General, Vietnam Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety (VARANS));

– Member: Dr. PHAM Quang Minh (Director, Department of Planning and R&D Management, VINATOM)

– Member, Scientific Secretary: MSc.TRAN Thi Hong Thai  (Department of Planning and R&D Management, VINATOM)

ParticipantsThe local scientists, researchers working in the field of nuclear science and technology and related fields, the students participating in scientific researches, the overseas Vietnamese and foreign scientists.

Invited Speakers:

  1. Prof. Dr. TRAN Huu Phat, Former Chairman of VINATOM , Vietnam
  2. Prof. Dr. PHAM Duy Hien, Former Vice-Chairman of VINATOM, Vietnam
  3. Prof. Dr. DAO Tien Khoa, VINATOM, Vietnam
  4. Prof. Dr. TRAN Duy Quy, Former Director of Agricultural Genetics Institute (AGI), Vietnam
  5. Prof. Dr. MAI Trong Khoa, Vice-Director of Bach Mai Hospital, Vietnam
  6. Dr. TRAN Van Xuan, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
  7. Prof. Pierre DARRIULAT, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)
  8. Prof. Dr. Tatsuya SUZUKI , Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan
  9. Dr. Bub Dong CHUNG, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, Korea
  10. Dr. Hiroshige KIKURA, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  11. D.Sc. Peter LEVAI, MTA WIGNER Research Centre for Physics, Hungary
  12. Prof. Truc Nam DINH, North Carolina State University, United States
  13. Prof. Bal Raj Sehgal, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden
  14. Prof. Pavel KUDINOV, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden
  15. Dr. Serge Franchoo, Orsay Institute of Nuclear Physics, France
  16. Dr. Dimiter BALABANSKI, “Horia Hulubei” National Institute of Physics and Nuclear Engineering, Romania
  17. Dr. Jozef MISAK, Czech Nuclear Research Institute, Rez. Prague, Czech Republic
  18. Dr. Arkhangelskyi Nikolay, ROSATOM State Atomic Energy Corporation, Russia

Organizing Format:

  • Plenary Meeting: Invited reports and general discussion.
  • Session Meeting: Oral presentation and Posters.
  • Thematic Seminar/Panels on Applications of atomic energy and nuclear power, education and training of human resources.


Specific Sessions of the Conference:

– Session A: Nuclear Power and Human Resource Development (Nuclear Power Engineering and Designs, Reactor Physics, Thermal Hydraulics; Nuclear Power Safety; Site Assessment of Nuclear Power Plants (NPPs); NPP Construction and Project Management; Nuclear Education & Training and Human Resource Development).

– Session B: Nuclear Physics, Nuclear Data, Accelerators, and Nuclear Analysis.

– Session C: Radiation Measurement, Radiation Safety and Environmental Monitoring, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for NPP Projects.

– Session D: Applications of Radiation and Nuclear Techniques in Industry, Agriculture,  Healthcare and others.

– Session E: Radiochemistry and Nuclear Chemistry, Nuclear Fuel Cycle, Nuclear Material Science and Technology, and Radioactive Waste Management.


Tentative Program of the Conference:

* 5th  August 2015:

  • Morning:  Opening  and  Plenary  Session (Oral Presentations and general discussions)
  • Afternoon: Plenary Session (Continued).

*   6th August 2015:

  • Morning: Specific  Sessions (Oral  presentations)  
  • Afternoon: Specific  Sessions ( Oral  and  Poster Presentations), Thematic Seminars/Panels.

* 7th August 2015:

  • Morning: Specific  Sessions (Oral  presentations), Thematic Seminars/Panels;
  • Afternoon:  Plenary Session for Conference Summary and Closing.


Conference publications:

– Proceedings of the summary reports.

– Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology: A number of reports will be selected for publication in the VAES’s Journal of Nuclear Science and Technology (published in English). Authors are required to register with the Editorial Board of the Journal.

– Some high quality reports will be selected to send for review and publication in a special issue of one of the following international journals:

1. Journal of Radioanalytical and Nuclear Chemistry    (;

2. Journal of Environmental Radioactivity (;

3. Journal of the Korean Physical Society (;

4. Journal of Nuclear Engineering and Technology (  


– 30 April 2015: Deadline for submission of full-text reports.

– 15 June 2015: Deadline for notification of the acceptance of the author’s report and form of presentation (oral or poster) at the conference.


Report Templates:

All reports should be prepared on the attached Report Templates in Vietnamese and English (reporting and presentations in English are encouraged )


Requirements for Oral and Poster presentations:

– Oral presentations must be prepared in PowerPoint format.

– Posters must be prepared by authors in one-side printed papers (on A3-size).

– Oral and poster reports are encouraged to be presented in English.


Registration Fee:

– Local participants: 500, 000 VND/person

– Foreign participants: 100 USD/person and 60 USD/accompanying person, to be paid in cash at the registration desk.

– University student participants are exempted from conference registration fee.


– The Organizing Committee cordially invites institutions, companies and individuals to register and sponsor for The 11th National Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology.


Information of the Conference:

Detailed and updated information on the Conference is available on the website:

Contact points:

Mr. TRAN Ngoc Toan


Department of International Cooperation, VINATOM

FAX: +84-4-39424133

Tel: + 84-4-39424396; Mobile: +84-912391207

Mail Address: Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute, 59 Ly Thuong Kiet, Ha Noi, Viet Nam



Ms. TRAN Thi Hong Thai

Department of  R&D Planning and Management, VINATOM

FAX: +84-4-39424133;

Tel: +84-4-39412772; Mobile: +84-912004197

Mail Address: Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute, 59 Ly Thuong Kiet, Ha Noi, Viet Nam


CC: (Ms. LE Thuy Mai, Tel: +84-4 39420463; +84-988273382)