Vietnamese-North American University Professors (VNAUP) Network


List of the VNAUP members:


Name (Man/Woman)



Professional Interests

Bui` Tiên' Rung~ (M), NSERC Chair Professor of Engineering

Département des Sciences Appliquées, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi, Canada

Modeling, simulation and control of metallurgical processes with special interests for the aluminum industry.

Cao Hu+~u Tri' (M), Professor

Electrical Engineering Department, California State University at San Jose

Special Purpose Architectures, VLSI Parallel Computation, and DSP and Real-Time Applications.

Cao Lan (W), Associate Professor

Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, NY

Corporations, international business transactions, International law

Cha^u Minh DDu+’c (M) Assistance Professor

Electrical Engineering and Space Department University of Central Florida and Florida Institute of Technology

Electrical Engineering (Fiber Optic and wireless telecommunication)

Cha^u Va(n Khe^ (M), Professor

Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville

Heat and Mass Transfer in Biological Systems

Chu Ma.nh Hu`ng (M), Professor, Chairman of the Management Department.

Management Department, West Chester University, PA

Business Policy & Strategy, Small Business Management

Chung Hoa`ng Chu+o+ng (M), Associate Professor

Department of Ethnic Studies California State University, San Francisco


Du+o+ng, Tin Quyen (M) Assistant professor & Director of Magnetic Resonance Research

Institute of Comparative Neuroimaging.   University of Massachusetts Med School, Psychiatry

Magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy for biomedical application

DDinh Thi. Khanh (F)  Assistant Professor 

Massachusetts University at Lowell, Psychology Department


DDo^? Ba' Khe^ (M), Emeritus Dean of Science

American River College, Sacramento, CA

Science & Education

DDo^~ Va(n Hie^'u (M), Director

University of California at Davis


Ho^- Hue^. Ta^m (W), Professor

Dept. of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 


Huy`nh Hu+?u Tue^. (M), Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Laval University Quebec, Canada


Huy`nh Thie^'t Du~ng (M), Professor and Chair

Computer Science Department, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson

Theoretical Computer Science, Computational Complexity, Automata and Formal Languages, Communications Networks, Software Metrics

La(m .. Công (M), Professor

Laval University Quebec, Canada


Le^ Quang Ha^n (M), Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Houston

Semiconductor optoelectronics, photonics

Le^ Thu.y (M), Associate Professor

San Jose State University, Electrical Engineering Department, San Jose, CA

Computational Science, Nuclear Physics, Digital Design, Computer Architecture

Le^ Va(n Ma?o Raymond (M), Professor

Concordia University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Montreal (Quebec), Canada

Petroleum chemistry, Industrial Chemistry, Zeolites, silicon-based microporous materials, inorganic membranes, inorganic composites, catalysis, selective adsorbents, ion-exchangers

Ly' Uy Lo+.i (M), Associate Professor

Dept. of Aeronautics and Astronautics University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Flight Mechanics and Control

Ngo^ DDi`nh Thi.nh (M), Chairman, Professor

Mechanical Engineering Department, California State University at Sacramento

Design and Application of Rocket and Aircraft Engines and Biomedical Devices such as Heart Pump, Vortex Nebulizer. International Relation in Engineering and Science Education, and Faculty/Student Exchange

Ngo^ Nhu+ Bi-nh (M), Lecturer

Dept. of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA                 


Nguye^~n Ba’ Chung (M), Lecturer/Research Associate

William Joiner Center, University of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA

Vietnamese Literature/Culture/History

Nguye^~n Cao Lie^u (M), Professor

Dep. Computer Science, University of Quebec at Montreal, Montreal, Canada

Networks, Database Systems & Software Engineering

Nguye^~n Cu+o+`ng Charles (M), Dean

School of Engineering, Catholic University of America, Washington DC

Intelligent Control Systems, Robotics, Time-Varying Control Systems, Learning Control, Fuzzy Control.

Nguye^~n DDi`nh Kie^n (M), Professor of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine University of California at Davis Medical Center, University of California at Davis

Physiology / Anesthesiology

Nguye^~n DDi`nh Toa`n (M), Associate Professor of Medicine

Gi Section (S-111-Gastro), VA Medical Center, University Of Washington, Seattle, Wa


Nguye^~n Ha-o (M)

Department of Biological Sciences, California State University, Sacramento

Molecular and Cellular Biology of Eukaryotic cells, Histology of the Human and Rat Colon, and Protein Chemistry

Nguye^~n Hu+~u Xu+o+ng (M), Professor

Chemistry and Biochemistry Department, California University at San Diego

Protein Crystallography, X ray and Electron Detectors

Nguye^~n Ma.nh Hu`ng (M), Professor

Public and International Affairs Department, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia

American Foreign Policy, Vietnam, Asian Politics, Political Development

Nguye^~n Quang Tru+o+`ng (M), Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, Boston University

Digital and Image Processing, Wavelets and Filter Banks, Image and Video Compression, Biomedical Signal Processing

Nguye^~n Quy`nh (M), Professor

University of Texas at El Paso

Philosophy, Art History & Art Education

Nguye^~n Tha’i DDu+’c, (M), Professor

Civil and Environmental Engineering, Old Dominion University

Parallel-Vector Computational Mechanics, Finite Element Sensitivity Analysis & Optimization, Parallel Algorithms For Solving System of Linear/Nonlinear Equations, Eigen-Solutions, Structural Dynamics

Nguye^~n The^’ Hu+ng (M), Professor

Ecole Polytechnique, Montreal, Canada

Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow

Nguye^~n Tho. Ha^`u (M), Dean

Faculty of Engineering, University of Quebec, Montreal


Nguye^~n Thuye^'t Phong (M), Visiting Professor of Ethnomusicology

Center for the Study of World Musics, School of Music, Kent State, University, Kent, OH

Ethnomusicology (Asian and Vietnamese Music)

Nguye^~n Tru+o+ng Tru+.c (M), Associate Professor Of Medicine

Department of Mathematics and Statistics Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH

Probability and Statistics

Nguye^~n Va(n Thua^`n (M), Emeritus Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of the Pacific, Stockton,CA

Elec. Engineering and EE  software

Nguye^~n Va(n Trung (M), Associate Professor

Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Kansas

Fuel cells, batteries and modeling of electrochemical systems

Nguye^~n Xua^n Vinh (M), Emeritus Professor

Department of Aerospace Engineering University of Michigan

Aerospace engineering

Nguye^n Tu+. Cu+o+-ng (M), Professor

George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia                 

Asian religions

Pha.m Anh Hu`ng (M), Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering Department, Iowa State University

Vehicle Dynamics and Controls

Pha.m Gia Thu (M), Professor

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Université de Moncton, Canada



Pha.m Hoa`ng (M), Professor

Industrial Engineering Department Rutgers University


Phan Hoa`ng Charles (M), Professor

Union Graduate School, Cincinnati - OHIO

Finance & Research Methodology

Phan Quang Minh (M), Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

System Identification, Intelligent Control (Learning, Adaptive, Genetic Algorithms, Fuzzy Logic), Active Control of Structures (vibration suppression and disturbance rejection) and Robots

Phan Thi. Ngo.c Cha^’n (W), Librarian for Vietnamese Collection

Harvard Yenching Library, Cambridge, MA

Vietnamese study

Phan Thie^.n Cha^u (M), Professor

Rider University, Lawrenceville, New Jersey

Political Science/Global Studies

Pho' Tuye^'t Lan (W), Director

Center for Diversity and Pluralism, University of Massachusetts Lowell, MA                         


PhoBaHa?i (M), Professor

Political Science Department University of Mass, Lowel


Tra^`n Hie^`n (M), Associate Professor

Center for Research in Scientific Computation, Department of Mathematics, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Scientific Computation, Modeling, and Control

Tra^-n Va(n Tha-nh (M), Professor

Graduate School, Social Work, Boston College, Boston, MA                     


Vo~ Va(n Ta^'n (M), Professor

Mathematics Department, Suffolk University, Boston, MA


Vo~ Va(n To+'i (M), Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering Department, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts

Biomedical Engineering, Designs and Applications of Ophthalmic Instruments, Research in Human Visual System and Applications of Solar Energy

Vo~Va(n Tru+o+ng (M), Vice-Rector

Université de Moncton Moncton, Canada


Vu~ Quo^'c Lo^.c (M), Associate Professor

Aerospace Engineering, Mechanics and Engineering Science Department, University of Florida, Gainesville

Applied Mechanics, Computational Mechanics, Dynamics and Control, etc

 May 2, 2003