HUYNH Truc Phuong, PhD

Associate Professor,
Department of  Nuclear Physics-Nuclear Engineering
Faculty of Physics & Engineering Physics
University of Science, VNUHCM
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: (+84) 28 38 354 266

Scientific Education

  • 2018. Associate Professor at VNUHCM-University of Science
  • 2011. Ph.D in Nuclear Physics: VNUHCM-University of Science
  • 2003. Master of Nuclear Physics, VNUHCM-University of Science
  • 1996. Bachelor of Physics, VNUHCM-University of Science

Academic & Research Experience

Research Skills/Interests:
  • Neutron Physics;
  • Techniques for Atomic and Nuclear Analytical;
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Determination of trace elements in the nail of cancer patients using Atomic and Nuclear Analytical Methods (NAFOSTED, 2018, 103.04-2017.311)
  • Investigation of total alpha and beta activity in spinach around Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM, C2015-18-09)
  • Study on fabrication of radioisotopes by neutron activation using Am-Be for efficiency standardization of HPGe detector (VNU-HCM, B2012-18-02)
  • Development of the k0-INAA standardization method in Neutron Activation Analysis using Am-Be neutron source (VNU-HCM, B2008-19-8

Publication List (selected from 2013-now)

  1. Le Cong Hao, Nguyen Van Thang, Huynh Nguyen Phong Thu and Huynh Truc Phuong, Gross alpha and beta activity and annual committed effective dose due to natural radionuclides in some water spinach (ipomoea aquatica Forssk) samples in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Journal of Environmental Radioactivity, Vol.173 (2017), pp.44-50
  2. Tran Xuan Hoi, Huynh Truc Phuong and Nguyen Van Hung, Estimating the internal dose for 131I production workers from air sampling method, Radiation Protection Dosimetry, Vol.175, No.1 (2017), pp.58-64
  3. Tran Xuan Hoi, Huynh Truc Phuong and Nguyen Van Hung, Using Smartphone as a Motion Detector to Collect Time-microenvironment Data for estimating the inhalation dose, Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol.115 (2016), pp.267-273
  4. Huynh T. Phuong, Van T. T. Trang, Mai V. Nhon, Development of k0-INAA standardization method by neutron activation with Am–Be source, Applied Radiation and Isotopes, Vol.70 (2012) pp.478-482