The science publication system is currently a highly significant criterion in the assessment and ranking of universities and the science and technology organizations domestically and internationally. With the aim of developing into a research-oriented university, the University of Da Nang (UD) has implemented many activities and policies to promote the development of international science publication (ISP) in ISI / SCOPUS prestigious journals. In order for UD’s scientists to share and discuss about issues relating to ISP, on April 28th, 2017, UD organized the conferenceon " Enhance the international Journal of Scientific and Research Publication for The University of Danang" with speeches and dialogues chaired by leaders of regional universities, the editor-in-chief of Vietnamese prestigious scientific journals and Vietnamese outstanding scientists in the fields of science technology and social technology. The conference attracted more than 200 participants including leaders from member institutions of UD, leaders of related departments of UD and scientists from inside and outside UD.
"As a leading regional university in proposing and implementing a model of teachingresearch team (TRT), UD has been continuing to carry out many activities and policies to increase the quantity and quality of ISP. The conference today is a forum for us to discuss difficulties and obstacles in order to make proposals and suggestions to help UD building the appropriate orientation and effective solutions to promote the development of ISP in the upcoming time" said Prof.Dr. Tran Van Nam –President of UD.
Pro. Dr. Tran Van Nam delivered the speech
The statistics of number of UD’s ISP in the period of 2011-2016
The quantities assessment of quality and quantity of ISP of UD in ISI/SCOPUS journalsin the period of 2013 – 2016
Delegates participated in the discussion section
After the lecture on ISP's development orientation of UD, Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Xuan Hung (Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology) presented the presentation on "Solutions to improve the quantity and quality of ISP". Speaker Nguyen Xuan Hung is a Vietnamese scientist selected by Thompson Reuters to list to themost highly cited scientists in the world for three consecutive years (2014, 2015, 2016). Speaker Nguyen Xuan Hung published 111 ISI journal articles with a total citation of 5100+ and 44 H-index on Google Scholar.
Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Xuan Hung presented the presentation
Analysing issues relating to the publication of scientific papers in prestigious international journals, Assoc. Prof. Vo Nguyen Quoc Bao (Post and Telecommunications Institute of Technology, Ho Chi Minh campus) presented the presentation on "Journal refuses to publish the article: Reasons and Solutions". Speaker Vo Nguyen Quoc Bao (Editor-in-Chief of Journal on Electronics and Communications of Radio Electronics Association of Vietnam) published 40 ISI journals with a total citation of 1500+ and 21 H-index on Google Scholar.
Assoc. Prof. Vo Nguyen Quoc Bao presented the presentation
Towards issues relating to ISP in the field of social science, Dr. Nguyen Viet Cuong (National University of Economics, Mekong Development Research Institute) presented the presentation on "Experiences in doing research and writing articles in the field of Economic Science". Speaker Nguyen Viet Cuong published 40 ISI journal articles and 15 SCOPUS journal articles with a total citation of 800+ and an H-index of 16 on Google Scholar.
Dr. Nguyen Viet Cuong presented the presentation
Finally, UD’s President together with speakers chaired the discussion session with delegates attending the conference. During the discussion, delegates exchanged some difficulties limiting the development of ISP of UD as well as made suggestions and proposals to contribute into the development of ISP in the upcoming time. The conference not only brought a lot of useful information for scientists and leaders of UD’s member-universities in scientific research activities but also establish practical policies to improve scientific and technological effect in the future
President of UD chaired the discussion session
The delegate asked some questions at the discussion section