Conference on nuclear science, technology opens in Khanh Hoa

The 12th National Conference on Nuclear Science and Technology is underway in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province.

Opening the event on Wednesday, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Pham Cong Tac said the nuclear energy sector has been developing and gained encouraging outcomes in Vietnam over the past few years.

He said this year's conference will help orient, build, and implement research programs, apply atomic energy for peaceful purposes, and enhance Vietnam's cooperation with foreign partners.

The conference gathers leading scientists and experts from domestic and foreign research institutes, universities, hospitals, and organizations to present the latest research findings and experience in nuclear technology development, radiation safety, radioactive waste management, and personnel training.

The three-day conference features an exhibit on the application of nuclear science, technology, equipment, and techniques in socio-economic development.

Source: VOV5