asias scientific trailblazers

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Wang Yifang

Professor Wang Yifang shares about his fascination with neutrinos and elaborates on China’s ambition to become a major international center for particle physics research.

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Science writing, prominent scientists and artificial intelligence dominated this month's list of top stories.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: G. Ravindra Kumar

Science is an uphill task, but one that laser physicist Professor G. Ravindra Kumar relishes and is deeply passionate about.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Xue Qi-Kun

Professor Xue Qi-Kun shares the story behind his discovery of quantum anomalous Hall effect and other developments in the field of condensed matter physics.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Rogel Mari Sese

Under the leadership of Fillipino astrophysicist Dr. Rogel Mari Sese, the Philippines might soon have an agency that will coordinate all space-related activities at a national level.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Hiroshi Iwasaki

Professor Hiroshi Iwasaki, who first fell in love with molecular biology in the ‘classical’ era of Watson and Crick, believes that scientists should now embrace the technical revolution to advance the field.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Amit Sharma

Dr. Amit Sharma is leading the charge in the search for new drugs against the ancient scourge of malaria.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Sayed Azam-Ali

Just four crops provide 60 percent of the world's food supply. Scientists like Sayed Azam-Ali are hoping to change that for the better.

Asia’s Scientific Trailblazers: Naoko Yamazaki

Naoko Yamazaki became the second Japanese woman to go to space in 2010, and hopes to one day return.