On the occasion of the 20th anniversary ceremony of being an administrative city under the governmental management, Danang People's Committee organized a vote of "The typical activist of science and technology" of Danang city. The ceremony was solemnly held in the morning of December 24th, 2016 at Danang administrative Center with the presence of Mr. Huynh Duc Tho – Deputy Secretary of Municipal Party Committee, Chairman of Danang People's Committee; Mr. Nguyen Nho Trung – Standing Vice Chairman of Danang People’s Council; Mr. Dang Viet Dung – Vice Chairman of Danang People’s Committee, Ms. Dang Thi Kim Lien – Chairman of the Committee of Vietnamese Fatherland Front and senior representatives of departments and agencies in the local city.
The aforementioned event was held to honor managers, researchers working in Education, Health, Industry, Construction with outstanding works and achievements from January 1st, 1997 to January 1st, 2017.
Among 20 individuals honored by Danang city, there were 3 researchers from the University of Danang (UD): Assoc. Prof. Doan Quang Vinh – Vice President of UD, Assoc. Prof. Phan Cao Tho – Rector of College of Technology and Prof. Le The Gioi – Former President of UD, Lecturer of University of Economics.
Got a Bachelor’s Degree and a Doctor Degree in Czechoslovakia, Assoc. Prof. Doan Quang Vinh has taught and researched in Electrical Engineering - Automation. So far, Assoc. Prof. Doan Quang Vinh is a chairman of 5 science and technology topics at state-level, ministerial level and key ministerial level. Vice President Doan Quang Vinh published 51 articles and science reports as well as received the Certificate of Merit from Minister of Ministry of Education and Training in 2001.
In 1986, after graduating from Hanoi University of Civil Engineering, Prof. Phan Cao Tho began to teach at Faculty of Bridge and Road Construction Engineering, University of Science and Technology – UD. Prof. Phan Cao Tho was also one of the first people establishing Faculty of Bridge and Road Construction Engineering. Besides, Assoc. Prof. Phan Cao Tho had 8 science and technology topics at all levels and published 69 articles, science reports domestically and internationally.
As one of the few economic professors working in Danang, Prof. Le The Gioi has a significant contribution in training and research supervision for staff working in economics, economic management in Danang city. In addition, Prof. Le The Gioi is a Chairman of 11 science and technology topics at all levels. Prof. Le The Gioi published 58 articles domestically and internationally as well as edited 14 books and textbooks.