Honorary Doctorate Award Ceremony for Prof. Petr Saha – Rector of Tomas Bata University in Zlín (Czech Republic)

Ton Duc Thang University (TDTU) celebrated the Honorary Doctorate Award Ceremony on 5th June 2015 for Prof. Petr Saha – Rector of Tomas Bata University in Zlín (Czech Republic).

 

On this special occasion, TDTU welcomed the participation of Mr. Martin Klepetko – Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Vietnam, Prof. Le Vinh Danh – President of Ton Duc Thang University, other distinguished guests, professors, scientists of ICFE 2015, and all leaders of TDTU’s faculties, departments, institutes, centers and students.

 

Prof. Petr Saha is a leading expert in the Polymer biology. He was the former president of The Polymer Processing Society (2007 – 2008) with over 200 research projects in polymers. Prof. Petr Saha has contributed to the development of polymer processes, to the training for expert in polymer technology, especially to the cooperation between Czech Republic and Vietnam, as well as between Ton Duc Thang University and other institutions in Czech Republic in particular, and in Europe in general.

 

This honorary doctorate degree awarding to Prof. Petr Saha is considered as not only the appreciation of TDTU for his contributions to research, education, and extension of international cooperation, but also the TDTU’s respect for both to develop scientific and fruitful collaboration in education, which eventually leads TDTU to be a research university in the near future.

 

Some photos taken in the ceremony

Flag raising ceremony to open the ceremony

Prof. Le Vinh Danh – President of Ton Duc Thang University opened the ceremony with a speech

Dr. Tran Trong Dao – Director of International Cooperation, Research and Training Institute announces the Decision to award Honorary Doctorate Degree to Prof. Petr Saha

Prof. Le Vinh Danh confers the Honorary Doctorate Degree to Prof. Petr Saha

Prof. Le Vinh Danh gives flowers to Prof. Petr Saha and his spouse

Speech is delivered by Prof. Petr Saha

Mr. Martin Klepetko – Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Vietnam congrats Prof. Petr Saha for the Honorary Degree

A group photo of Prof. Petr Saha, distinguished guests and University Board

Right after the ceremony, Prof. Petr Saha has a discussion on Polymer techniques with lecturers, students and distinguished guests from Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City