On February 22, 2017, AUN/SEED-Net received Asst. Prof. Dr. Nguyen Dinh Hoa, International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research (I2CNER), Energy Analysis Division, Kyushu University. Dr. Hoa finished Master’s and PhD Japan under AUN/SEED-Net scholarship. While working as a lecturer at Hanoi University of Science and Technology, he applied for Short-term visit Program in ASEAN and attended Regional conference on Electrical and Electronic Engineering (RC EEE) 2014.

Dr. Hoa is now an assistant professor at Kyushu University and he returns to be a Japanese co-advisor of Mr. Pham Van Tuynh who has awarded PhD Sandwich scholarship in 2017 under the supervision of Prof. David Banjerdpongchai. The “SEED” of AUN/SEED-Net is growing to a big tree and bearing fruits to multiple seeds.