5th Vietnam School of Astrophysics: Galaxies

Starts: 14 August, 2017

Ends: 19 August, 2017


07 Science Avenue, Ghenh Rang, Quy Nhon, Binh Dinh, Vietnam



The 5th VSOA will be held from 14th August to 19th August, 2017 at Quy Nhon University and International Center for Interdisciplinary Science and Education (ICISE), Quy Nhon city.

The school will cover the following topic: GALAXIES

The school is financially supported by Rencontres du Vietnam and Vietnam National University in HCM city.

Some limited accommodation and funds for local traveling may be available for students from Vietnam and other Asian developing countries.


Invited Speakers:

  • Masami Ouchi (Institute for Cosmic Ray Research, University of Tokyo, Japan)
  • Kotaro Kohno (Institute of Astronomy, University of Tokyo, Japan)
  • Woong-Tae Kim (Seoul National University, Korea)


Vietnam School of Astrophysics Board:

  • Jean Thanh Vân Trần (Chair, Rencontres du Vietnam, France)
  • Phan Bảo Ngọc (Director, HCM International University – Vietnam National University, Vietnam)
  • Nguyễn Trọng Hiền (Scientific Program Advisor, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, USA)
  • Pierre Lesaffre (Scientific Program Advisor, École Normale Supérieure de Paris, France)


Local Organizing Committee:

  • Nguyễn Thị Yến Nhi (International University-VNU, HCMC)
  • Đào Văn Tiến Dũng (International University-VNU, HCMC)