Uk - Vietnam Science and Innovation Partnership Newsletter – Issue 4


FIVE NEW NEWTON PROJECTS ANNOUNCED. The programme aims at institutional capacity building for Vietnamese research organisations through training activities, exchange of knowledge & best practice and pilot activities in a specific subject. Four of five projects granted this round focus on digital innovation as a tool to address hot social issues in Vietnam.
  • “Towards Risk Reduction and Resilience to Coastal Hazards: A Big Data Analytics Approach” project by Thuy Loi University and Queen’s University Belfast.
  • “Gas Sensors for Biomedical and Environmental Applications in Smart Cities and Agriculture in Vietnam: Towards a Vietnamese Centre of Nanoscience” project by The Research Laboratories of Saigon High Tech Park and the University of York.
  • “Network of Excellence and Hi-Tech Hub for Vietnam's Industry 4.0 via the UK-VN collaborations in Smart Manufacturing” project by Le Quy Don Technical University and University of Greenwich.
  • “Building Public Health Resilience in Vietnam: An Early Warning System using Artificial Intelligence” project by Hanoi University of Public Health and Queen’s University Belfast.
  • “Circular Economy Knowledge Hub: Promoting Multi-Disciplinary Research, Capacity Building and Leadership” project by School of Environmental Science and Technology, Hanoi University of Science and Technology and Aston University. 
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