• APN
  • INPC
  • IET
  • UPMC
  • NUS
  • Yunnan
  • IRD
Red River Basin - human activities and climate change

Active participants - scientists

  1. Dr. LE Thi Phuong Quynh, INPC, Vietnam, [email protected]
  2. Dr. NGUYEN Thi Mai Huong, INPC, Vietnam, [email protected]
  3. Dr. LE Nhu Da, INPC, Vietnam, [email protected]
  4. MSc. NGUYEN Bich Thuy, INPC, Vietnam, [email protected]
  5. BSc. VU Duy An, INPC, Vietnam, [email protected]
  6. BSc. NGUYEN Thi Bich Ngoc, INPC, Vietnam, [email protected]
  7. BSc. LE Duc Nghia, INPC, Vietnam, [email protected]
  8. Dr. DUONG Thi Thuy, IET, Vietnam, [email protected]
  9. Dr. HO Tu Cuong, IET, Vietnam, [email protected]
  10. Mrs. TRAN Thi Bich Nga, MONRE, Vietnam, [email protected]
  11. Prof. Dr LU XiXi, NUS, Singapore, [email protected]
  12. Dr. GARNIER Josette, UPMC, France, [email protected]
  13. Dr. BILLEN Gilles, UPMC, France, [email protected]
  14. Prof. Dr ZHOU Yue, YNUFE, China, [email protected]
  15. Dr. MARCHAND Cyril, IRD, France, [email protected]

1.  Institute of Natural Products Chemistry (INPC)  

The Institute of Natural Products Chemistry under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology. Fields research of institute:
- Natural Products Chemistry: Identify, research for bioactive compounds from land, marine and micro-organisms; convert and synthesize them into high valued products for serving in pharmaceutical industry, agriculture and exportation. Analyze natural materials and synthesize, analyze structure of natural compounds. Research essential oils and flavor materials for the perfumery, cosmetics, food processing industries and exportation. Synthesize and biosynthesize organic compounds, especially bioactive compounds, precious flavor used in industries and exportation.
- Bio-Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry: Research and deploy methods for assessing biological activity, micro-organisms criteria and products used in food industry and cosmetic. Developing of technology for exploitation and utilization of natural resources from land, marine and micro-organisms to produce biological products, preservatives, pesticides and bio-fertilizers.
- Application and Deployment: Research technology for industries on the field of natural products chemistry, pharmaceutical industry and food industry. Research and deploy production, trading of chemical for the pharmaceutical chemistry, food industry, cosmetics, electronics industry, biofuels, agriculture, environmental protection, exploration and exploitation oil and gas. Counselling technological transfer, produce processes. Set up collaborations on the field of training experts and international co-operation.


  Laboratory of Environmental Chemistry (LEC)
Main field of researchs
  • Monitoring, analysis, and assessment of environmental quality
  • Investigation and assessment of climate change and human activities on environmental ecosystem and water quality
  • Modeling the biogeochemical processes in river and lake systems

In-situ equipment:
  Water quality checker
  pH meter, DO meter, Conductivity meter …
  Water/ Sediment sampling instruments
  Water discharge measurement
Laboratory equipment:
UV-VIS spectrophotometer
TOC analyzer
COD, BOD analytical systems
Kjeldahl system
Oven (1200oC; 400oC; 250oC )
Water distillation system
Incubator; Balance; Deep frezee
International Cooperation and Education
  • Cooperate with several international research groups: in France (Univ. Paris VI), in Singapore (National Univ. of Singapore) and in Germany (International Graduation School in Zittau) … .
  • Cooperate with universities in formation of under graduate and post graduated students in the field of Analytical and Environmental Chemistry
  • More than 70 papers were published in national, international journals and proceedings of conferences.
2.  Institute of Environmental Technology (IET) 
The Institute of Environmental Technology under the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology. Institute study the scientific and technological issues that related to the field of environment; implement and apply the environmental research achievements and transfer environmental technologies to support sustainable development in Vietnam; implement and apply the environmental research achievements and transfer environmental technologies to support sustainable development in Vietnam; offer the consultancies to State’s institutions on Environmental Protection Policy and the development of Environmental Technologies; train the professional staffs and to implement the international coopreation in the fields of environmental technologies research and application.
3.  Department of Meteorology, Hydrology and Climate Change (DMHCC) 
Department of Meteorology, Hydrology and Climate Change is an organization directly under the Vietnam Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources, with the function of advising and assisting the State administration on hydrometeorology, climate change and protect the floors ozone; perform the public service of hydrometeorology, climate change and protect the ozone layer under the Vietnam law.
4.  University of Pierre and Marie Curie (UPMC)    
UPMC, a top French university. University Pierre et Marie Curie has come to embody French excellence in science and medicine. The Shanghai 2014 University list ranks UPMC 6th in Europe and 35th in the world. The University is made up of seven UFR (Research and Training Units) in Chemistry, Engineering, Mathematics, Medicine, Physics, Life Science, plus Earth and Environmental Sciences and Biodiversity.
It also incorporates the Ecole polytechnique universitaire, the Paris Astrophysics Institute, the Henri Poincaré Institute and three marine stations at Roscoff, Banyuls-sur-Mer and Villefranche-sur-Mer. Its laboratories have formed associations with major research bodies and such renowned partners as the CNRS (National Centre for Scientific Research), INSERM (French National Institute for Health and Medical Research), INRA (French National Institute for Agricultural Research), IRD (French Research Institute for Development), IFREMER (French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea), CEA (Nuclear Energy Research Centre) and the CNES (French Space Agency).
Currently the largest scientific and medical complex in France, UPMC is involved in every research domain and has an academic reputation of the very highest order, as attested by the numerous awards and prizes that its researchers regularly receive and the many international collaborations it has formed in countries across the five continents.

www.upmc.fr or https://www.sisyphe.upmc.fr/
5.  National University of Singapore (NUS)      

The National University of Singapore (NUS) is Singapore's flagship university consistently ranked first in Asia and among the leading universities in the world, which offers a global approach to education and research with a focus on Asian perspectives and expertise.
NUS’ innovative research, through the Schools, three Research Centres of Excellence and 26 university-level research institutes and centres, focuses on cutting-edge discoveries and their translational impact to the be nefit of people in Asia and the world. Research activities are strategic and robust, and NUS is well-known for its research strengths in engineering, life sciences and biomedicine, social sciences and natural sciences. Major research thrusts have been made recently in several fields such as quantum technology; cancer and translational medicine; interactive and digital media; and the environment and water.


6.  Yunnan University of Finance and Economics (YUFE)  
Yunnan University of Finance and Economics (YUFE) was founded in 1951, and designated as one of the key provincial institutions of higher education by Yunnan Provincial Government in 1995. YUFE is a multi-disciplinary university with 20 schools and 2 departments. YUFE offers 50 Bachelor’s programs in the fields of economics, management, laws, philosophy, liberal arts, natural science, engineering and arts. Moreover, YUFE is entitled to grant first-class Master’s degrees in 10 areas, including Theoretical Economics, Applied Economics, Management Science and Engineering, Business Administration, Law, Marxist Theory, Mathematics, Computer Science and Technology, as well as Public Management.
In addition to teaching, YUFE has established 69 full-time and part-time research centers. The university publishes an academic periodical, namely Journal of Yunnan University of Finance and Economics, aiming at promoting the globalization of higher education and academic research.

7.  Institute of Research for Development (IRD) 
The IRD is a French research organization that meets with its partners Suds, international development challenges. Improve sanitary conditions, understanding the evolution of society, preserving the environment and resources are the pillars of its action with a view to achieving the Millennium Development Goals.
Through its research action, training and innovation in partnership, it radiates more than fifty countries in Africa, the Mediterranean, Asia, Latin America and oversea. Based on interdisciplinarity, the joint projects address critical issues for Suds: tropical diseases and civilization, relations between health and environment, climate change, water resources, food security, tropical and Mediterranean ecosystems, natural hazards, poverty, vulnerability and social inequality, migration, changes in the labor market ...

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