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Bolstering Taiwanese-American Scientific Exchange

Bolstering Taiwanese-American Scientific Exchange

Academia Sinica, Taiwan, and UC Davis, USA, have signed an agreement to develop the exchange of talent and technology between the two organizations.

Tan Tieniu Elected To Royal Academy Of Engineering

Tan Tieniu Elected To Royal Academy Of Engineering

Dr. Tan Tieniu from the Chinese Academy of Sciences has been elected to the Royal Academy of Engineering.

Indian Teenager Wins Google Science Fair’s Voters Choice Award

Indian Teenager Wins Google Science Fair’s Voters Choice Award

India’s Arsh Dilbagi has won the popular vote for his augmentative and alternative communication device, Talk.

Immunologists Awarded Inaugural Tang Prize

Immunologists Awarded Inaugural Tang Prize

Professors Tasuku Honjo and James P. Allison share the inaugural Tang Prize in Biopharmaceutical Sciences, Asia’s Nobel Prize equivalent.

Elsevier Recognizes Young Indian Scientists

Elsevier Recognizes Young Indian Scientists

Elsevier and the National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) announce the winners of the 2014 NASI-Scopus Young Scientist Awards.

Korean Engineer Wins Technology Innovation Award

Korean Engineer Wins Technology Innovation Award

KAIST’s Professor Oh Ilkwon has been named this year’s winner of the Energy Technology Innovation Award.

Song Kiseok Named 2014 Marconi Society Young Scholar

Song Kiseok Named 2014 Marconi Society Young Scholar

Song Kiseok has been awarded the 2014 Marconi Society Paul Baran Young Scholar Award.

Mendeley Co-Founder Speaks To Asian Scientist

Mendeley Co-Founder Speaks To Asian Scientist

Jan Reichelt, the co-founder and president of Mendeley, the popular research-management platform, talks to Asian Scientist about the story and success of the company, and shares his vision for the future.

Chinese Chemist Elected To Science Council

Chinese Chemist Elected To Science Council

Representatives from more than 140 countries have elected Chinese chemist Li Jinghai as vice-president of the International Council for Science.

KAIST’s Steve Kang Appointed To Singapore’s Educational Advisory Panel

KAIST’s Steve Kang Appointed To Singapore’s Educational Advisory Panel

Steve Kang, the president of South Korea’s KAIST, has been appointed to Singapore’s 10th International Academic Advisory Panel.