Assoc.Prof.Dr. Le Thanh Son


BASIC INFORMATION
  • Name: Le Thanh SON
  • Birthday: 1970
  • Hometown: 
  • Current accommodation: Hanoi
  • Department: Petroleum Chemistry (2000)
  • Office phone: 84 4 3825 3503
  • Home phone:
  • Mobile: 8490 323 6282
  • Email: sonlt@vnu.edu.vn, lethanhson@yahoo.com
TRAINING PROCESS
  • 1987-1992: Student, Faculty of Chemistry, Hanoi University.
  • 1992-1995: Master course, Faculty of Chemistry, VNU University of Science.
  • 1996-1999: PhD course, Ehime University, Japan
  • 2007: Postdoc Kochi University, Japan
  • Highgest position: Dean of Chemistry Faculty, 2012 to present
  • Academic position: Assoc. Prof.,  2007.

WORKING PROCESS AND POSITIONS
+ Professional Career
  • 1995-1996: Lecturer, Department of Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, VNU University of Sciences
  • 2000-present: Lecturer, Department of Petroleum Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, VNU University of Sciences.
  • 2008: Teaching and research exchange, TU Dresden, Germany.
  • 2009: Teaching exchange, UIUC, USA.
  • 2014: Research exchange, Osaka Prefecture University, Japan.
+ Administrative Career
  • 2008- 2012: Deputy Head of Petroleum Chemistry Department, Faculty of Chemistry, UNU University of Sciences
  • 2009-2010: Deputy Director, Department of Science and Technology, VNU University of Science
  • 2010-2012: Vice Dean, Faculty of Chemsitry, VNU University of Science
  • 2012-present: Dean, Faculty of Chemsitry, VNU University of Science

RESEARCH DIRECTIONS AND PROJECTS
  • Catalysts for conversion of hydrocarbons
  • Catalyst for production of biodiesels
  • Adsorptive materials for environmental treatment

PUBLICATIONS
  1. Quang Duc Truong, Huu Thu Hoa, Thanh Son Le. Pt nanoparticles loaded Titanium Picolinate framework for photocatalytic generation. Journal of Catalysis communications. 59, 55-60, 2015.
  2. Tung Xuan Bui, Viet Hung Pham,  Thanh Son Le, Heechul Choi. Adsorption of pharmaceuticals onto trimethylsilylated mesoporous SBA-15. Journal of Hazardous Materials Vol. 254– 255, p. 345– 353, 2013.
  3. Le Thanh Son, Hoa Huu Thu, Nguyen Thanh Binh, Tran Thi Nhu Mai, and Nguyen Hong Vinh. Synthesis and study on catalytic activity of spinel metallic oxides in styrene preparation from ethylbenzene. e-Journal of surface science and nanotechnology, vol. 10, 263-267, 2012.
  4. Le Thanh Son, Nguyen Thanh Binh, Hoang Thi Thu Hien, Đang Van Long, Hoa Huu Thu, Cao Thi Thu Hang. Sulfated zerconium oxide modification by metal oxides (Al, Sn) (Me) SO42-/Zr1-xMexO2 for n-hexane isomerisation. Petroleum Journal No 2, p. 35-42, 2012
  5. Le Thanh Son, Naoto Matsue and Teruo Henmi, Boron adsorption on allophane with nano-ball morphology, Clay Science, vol. 10, 315-325 – 1998

ACHIEVEMENTS, AWARDS
  • Publication: More than 70 national and international publications.
  • PhD student: 04
  • Master: 09
  • 1996-1999: Japanese Government Scholarship Monbukagasho.
  • 2005: Young Scholar Award, Pacifichem, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
  • 2007:JSPS fellow, Japan