Evaluation of removal efficiency of Fe(III) and Al(III) ions in acid sulfate water using agarose-based magnesium oxide composite

Ngoc Xuan Dat Mai1, 2, Tan Le-Hoang Doan1, 2, Le Nguyen Bao Thu2, 3Bach Thang Phan1, 2*

1Center for Innovative Materials and Architectures (INOMAR), Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

2Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

3Department of Mathematics and Physics, University of Information Technology, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

Accepted 30 June 2020

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Herbicide resistant weeds: the case of resistance to glyphosate

The Duc Ngo*

Plant Resources Center, Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Received 22 April 2020; accepted 29 June 2020

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Chemical constituents isolated from stems of Maesa membranacea

Nguyen Thanh Le1*, Huu Giap Tran1, Thi Kim Oanh Vu1, Thuy Duong Pham2Ngoc Thuc Dinh3, Anna Stojakowska4, Bich Ngan Truong1

1Institute of Marine Biochemistry, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Vietnam

2College of Science and Engineering, Texas Christian University, USA

3Department of Science and Technology Management, Hong Duc University, Vietnam

4Institute of Pharmacology, Krakow, Poland

Accepted 8 June 2020

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Phleomycin resistance gene as a reliable selection marker for Agrobacterium tumefaciens-mediated transformation of the citrus postharvest pathogen Penicillium digitatum

Van-Tuan Tran1, 2*, Tao Xuan Vu2, 3

1Faculty of Biology, University of Science, Vietnam National University, Hanoi

2National Key Laboratory of Enzyme and Protein Technology, University of Science, Vietnam National University, Hanoi

3Center of Experimental Biology, National Center for Technological ProgressMinistry of Science and Technology of Vietnam, Hanoi

Accepted 2 June 2020

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Evaluation of groundwater quality for domestic purposes and human health risk assessment for arsenic and manganese exposure in Cu Chi district, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

Ha Lan Nguyen, Viet Ky Nguyen, Van Ngo Dau, Thi Phi Oanh Tran*
University of Technology, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city
Accepted 29 May 2020

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Simple systems to characterize wastewaters - the case of biomethane potential

Jean-Luc Vasel1*, Hung Viet Pham2

2Key Laboratory of Analytical Technology for Environmental Quality and Food Safety Control (KLATEFOS), University of Science Viet Nam National University, Hanoi, Vietnam

1EcoService Company, Libramont, Belgium

Accepted 21 May 2020

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Comparison of the SSSperm testing kit with the Halosperm testing kit in an analysis of sperm DNA fragmentation

Le Thi Quyen, Nguyen Thi Minh Thu, Le Thi Minh Phuong, Nguyen Thi Trang*

Hanoi Medical University

Accepted 21 May 2020

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Optimization of culture conditions of iron – enriched biomass of Saccharomyces Pastorianus by Response Surface Methodology

Pham Quynh Nhu, Tan Thanh Uyen, Phan Minh Vuong, Phan Thanh Thao*

Institute of Chemical Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)

Accepted 20 May 2020

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The efficiency of solar water heating system with heat pump software application designed for resorts in Vietnam

Duy Tue Nguyen, Tri Nhut Do*

Faculty of Engineering, Van Lang University

Accepted 26 May 2020

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Chemical constituents from ethyl acetate extract of the leaves of Rourea harmandiana Pierre.

Ngoc Thuc Dinh1*, The Minh Do1, Xuan Luong Ngo1, Huan Trinh Thi1, Huong Nguyen Thi1, Ha Mai Vu Thi1, Ngoc Mai Nguyen Thi1, Thi Kim Oanh Vu2

1Hong Duc University

2Institute of Marine Biochemistry, VAST

Accepted 19 May 2020

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Fabrication of perovskite lanthanum orthoferrite as a photocatalyst for controlled atom transfer radical polymerization of methacrylate monomers toward an electrolyte material for lead acid batteries

Huong Thi Le1, 2, Tien Anh Nguyen2, Thu Hoang Vo1, Michal Michalak3Tam Hoang Luu4, Ha Tran Nguyen1, 4*

1National Key Laboratory of Polymer and Composite Materials,

University of Technology, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

2Faculty of Chemistry, Ho Chi Minh city University of Education, Vietnam

3Centre of Polymer and Carbon Materials, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

4Faculty of Materials Technology, University of Technology,

Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

Accepted 8 April 2020

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Potential use of satellite observations to detect suspended sediment in delta region: a case study of the Red river delta, Vietnam

Hue Thi Dao1*, Tung Duc Vu2

1Thuyloi University

2Vietnam Disaster Management Authority, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Vietnam

Accepted 2 April 2020

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One-step synthesis and performance evaluation of zinc metavanadate pigments as highly anticorrosive primers

Dang Quang Vinh Nguyen, Tien Khoa Le, Thi Thanh Thuy Nguyen*

University of Science, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

Accepted 17 March 2020

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Synthesis of novel organocatalyzed phenoxazine for atom transfer radical polymerization of methyl methacrylate monomer

Thu Vo Hoang1, Huong Thi Le1, Nhung Thanh Thi Truong1Michal Michalak2, Ha Tran Nguyen1, 3*

1Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

2Centre of Polymer and Carbon Materials, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

3Faculty of Materials Technology, University of Technology,

Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

Accepted 11 March 2020

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Research and development of a luminance responsivity standard system at the Vietnam Metrology Institute

Xuan Quan Cao*, Ngoc Dung Hoang, Hoang Luong Nguyen

Photometry and Radiometry Laboratory, Vietnam Metrology Institute

Accepted 10 March 2020

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Effect of preparation conditions on arsenic rejection performance of polyamide-based thin film composite membranes            

Pham Minh Xuan1, 2*, Le Hai Tran1*, Huynh Ky Phuong Ha1, Mai Thanh Phong1, Van-Huy Nguyen3, Chao-Wei Huang4

1Faculty of Chemical Engineering, University of Technology, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

2Department of Chemical Engineering, Dong Thap University, Vietnam

3Key Laboratory of Advanced Materials for Energy and Environmental Applications, Lac Hong University, Vietnam

4Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

Accepted 10 March 2020

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Synthesis of a novel polymer via the coupling reaction of cyanuric chloride and a di-amine

Hung Quang Pham1, 2, Thuy Thu Truong2, Duc-Anh Song Nguyen1, 2, Le-Thu Thi Nguyen2*

1National Key Laboratory of Polymer and Composite Materials, University of Technology,

Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

2Faculty of Materials Technology, University of Technology, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

Accepted 6 March 2020

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Characteristics and antifungal activity of CuO-ZnO nanocomposites synthesized by the sol-gel technique

Vo N. L. Uyen1, 2, Nguyen P. Anh3, 4, Nguyen T. T. Van3, 4, Nguyen Tri3, Nguyen V. Minh5, Nguyen N. Huy1, 2, Tran V. Linh1, 2, Pag-Asa Gaspillo6, and Huynh K. P. Ha1, 2*

1Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

2University of Technology, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

3Institute of Chemical Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

4Graduate University of Science and Technology, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, Hanoi, Vietnam

5Biotechnology Department, Open University Ho Chi Minh city, Vietnam

6Department of Chemical Engineering, De La Salle University, Manila, Philippines

Accepted 6 March 2020

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Application of livelihood vulnerability index in evaluating household’s livelihood vulnerability to climate change in Can Gio district, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Nguyen Phuong Tan Le 1, Nguyen Khoi Dao2*

1Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources, Ho Chi Minh University of Technology, Viet Nam National University, Ho Chi Minh City

2Faculty of Environment, University of Science, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh City

Accepted 4 March 2020

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Synthesis of random copolymers of 4-vinylpyridine with n-octadecyl acrylate/n-octadecyl methacrylate by metal-free ATRP

Loc Tan Nguyen 1,2, Duc-Anh Song Nguyen2, Thuy Thu Truong2, Le-Thu Thi Nguyen2*

1National Key Laboratory of Polymer and Composite Materials, Ho Chi Minh city

2Faculty of Materials Technology, University of Technology,

Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

Accepted 3 March 2020

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Climate change vulnerability indicators for agriculture in Ho Chi Minh city

Vu Thuy Linh1, 2*, Ho Minh Dung3, 4, Nguyen Kim Loi2

1Department of Natural Resources and Environment Ho Chi Minh city

2Insitute for Environment and Resources,

Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

3Research Center for Climate Change, Nong Lam University, Ho Chi Minh city

4Institute for Computational Science and Technology (ICST)

Accepted 6 February 2020

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Development of inducer-free expression plasmids using IPTG-inducible Pspac promoter for Bacillus subtilis

Phuong Thi Bich Chu1, 2, 3, 4, Hanh Thi Thu Phan1, 2, Hoang Duc Nguyen1, 2, 4*, Trang Thi Phuong Phan1, 2, 5*

1Center for Bioscience and Biotechnology, University of Science, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

2Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

3Faculty of Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HUTECH), Ho Chi Minh city

4Department of Microbiology, University of Science, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

5Laboratory of Molecular Biotechnology, University of Science, Vietnam National University, Ho Chi Minh city

Accepted 3 February 2020

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Evaluation of resource spatial-temporal variation, dataset validity, infrastructures and zones for Vietnam offshore wind energy

Vu Dinh Quang 1, 2, Van Quang Doan3, Van Nguyen Dinh 4, Nguyen Dinh Duc1, 2*

1Vietnam Japan University, Vietnam National University, Hanoi, Vietnam

2University of Engineering and Technology, Vietnam National University, Hanoi, Vietnam

3Center for Computational Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan

4MaREI Centre for Marine and Renewable Energy, ERI,

University College Cork, Ireland

Accepted 20 January 2020

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