Celebrating women’s contribution to science and Innovation

April 3rd, 2020

Aus4Innovation is celebrating the remarkable contribution of women to innovation, research and sustainable development in Vietnam and around the world.

Dr. Ha Phuong Thu is Head of Lab of Biomedical nanomaterials, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology. Her work is about nanotechnology in public health care, nanotechnology in aquaculture, agriculture and especially nanotechnology in responding to climate change. With a project called ‘Development of integrated nanomaterials for plants to respond to climate change’, Dr. Thu and her team are being mentored by Aus4Innovation program on science commercialisation. The team’s nanotechnology supports clean agriculture by reducing chemical fertilisers and pesticides.