Department of Space and Applications

I. In peer-reviewed journals and with USTH affiliations 
              (* means corresponding author if not first author)



  1. Trần Trung, Phạm Đức Bình, Nghiêm Thị Thanh, Lã Phương Thúy: Các công nghệ nền tảng của cách mạng công nghiệp 4.0 và tác động đến phát triển nhân lực dân tộc thiểu số ở Việt Nam. Tạp chí Khoa học và Giáo dục Việt Nam (ISSN: 0868 - 3662), accepted.
  2. Pham-Duc,Binh and Nguyen,Ho and Le Minh,Cuong and Khanh,Linh Hoang and Trung,Tran: A Bibliometric and Content Analysis of Articles in Remote Sensing from Vietnam Indexed in Scopus for the 2000-2019 period. Serials Review, doi:10.1080/00987913.2020.1854155, accepted.
  3. Binh Pham-Duc, Trung Tran, Thao-Phuong-Thi Trinh,Tien-Trung Nguyen, Ngoc-Trang Nguyen, Hien-Thu-Thi Le: A Spike in the Scientific Output on Social Sciences in Vietnam for recent three Years: Evidence from Bibliometric Analysis in Scopus database (2000-2019). Journal of Information Science (ISSN: 0165-5515), accepted.
  4. Nguyen-Thuy, H., T. Ngo-Duc*, L. Trinh-Tuan, F. Tangang, F. Cruz, T. Phan-Van, L. Juneng, G. Narisma, J. Santisirisomboon, 2020: Time of Emergence of Climate Signals over Vietnam detected from the CORDEX-SEA experiments. International Journal of Climatology, accepted.
  5. Ngo-Duy Tung and Thiem Hoang, 2020: Rotational Disruption of Dust and Ice by Radiative Torques in Protoplanetary Disks and the Implications for Observations. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 901, Number 1
  6. Thiem Hoang and Ngo-Duy Tung, 2020: Evolution of Dust and Water Ice in Cometary Comae by Radiative Torques. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 901, Number 1
  7. Tangang, F., J.X. Chung, ..., T. Ngo-Duc, et al., 2020: Progress in Climate Change Downscaling Simulations in Southeast Asia. Springer book chapter, in print.
  8. Pham-Thanh, H., T. Ngo-Duc*, J. Matsumoto, T. Phan-Van, H. Vo-Van, 2020: Rainfall trends in Vietnam and their association with Tropical Cyclones during 1979-2019. SOLA, 16, 166-169
  9. Nguyen-Thi, T., T. Ngo-Duc* et al., 2020: Climate analog and future appearance of novel climate in Southeast Asia. International Journal of Climatology
  10. Tangang, F., J.X. Chung, L. Juneng, ... T. Ngo-Duc et al., 2020: Projected Future Changes in Rainfall in Southeast Asia based on CORDEX–SEA multi-model simulations. Climate Dynamics, 55(5), 1247-1267
  11. Trang Thu Nguyen, Trung Tran, Loc My Thi Nguyen, Thuan Van Pham, Tram Phuong Thuy Nguyen, Hieu Trung Pham, Binh Pham-Duc, 2020: Influence of ethnic culture in choosing the learning type of ethnic minorities: Evidence from Northwest of Vietnam. Cogent Social Sciences, 6,1753487
  12. Thiem Hoang, Nguyen Chau GiangLe Ngoc Tram, 2020: Gamma-ray Burst Afterglows: time-varying extinction, polarization, and colors due to rotational disruption of dust grains. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 895, Number 1
  13. P. Lesaffre, P. Todorov, F. Levrier, V. Valdivia, N.Dzyurkevich, G. Godard, L.N. Tram, A. Gusdorf, A. Lehmann, E. Falgarone, 2020: Molecules production and excitation by dissipation of 2D turbulence. Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 495, Issue 1, June 2020, Pages 816–834
  14. Le Ngoc Tram, Thiem Hoang, Archana Soam, Pierre Lesaffre, William Reach, 2020: Modeling rotational disruption of grains and microwave emission from spinning dust in AGB envelopes. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 893, Number 2
  15. Binh Pham-Duc, Florence Sylvestre, Fabrice Papa, Frédéric Frappart, Camille Bouchez & Jean-Francois Crétaux, 2020: The Lake Chad hydrology under current climate change. Scientific Report,10, 5498
  16. Shin, S., Y. Pokhrel, D. Yamazaki, X. Huang, N. Torbick, J. Qi, S. Pattanakiat, T. Ngo-Duc , T. Nguyen, 2020: High Resolution Modeling of River-floodplain-reservoir Inundation Dynamics in the Mekong River Basin. Water Resources Research
  17. Supari, S., L. Juneng, F. Cruz, J.X. Chung, S.T. Ngai, E. Salimun, M.S.F. Mohd, J. Santisirisomboon, P. Singhruck, P.V. Tan, T. Ngo-Duc, G. Narisma, E. Aldrian, D. Gunawan, A. Sopaheluwakan, 2020: Multi-model Projections of Precipitation Extremes in Southeast Asia based on CORDEX-Southeast Asia simulations. Environmental Research, 184, 109350
  18. Thiem Hoang, and Le Ngoc Tram, 2020: Rotational Desorption of Ice Mantles from Suprathermally Rotating Grains around Young Stellar Objects. The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 891, Number 1
  19. Aires, F.; Venot, J.-P.; Massuel, S.; Gratiot, N.;Binh Pham-Duc; Prigent, C. , 2020: Surface Water Evolution (2001–2017) at the Cambodia/Vietnam Border in the Upper Mekong Delta Using Satellite MODIS Observations. Remote Sensing, 12, 800
  20. Binh Pham-Duc, and Trung Tran, 2020: Potential of Sentinel-1 SAR observations to monitor floods in the North Vietnam. International Journal of Science and Technology Research, 9, 4
  21. Nguyen Chau Giang, Thiem Hoang, and Le Ngoc Tram, 2020: Time-varying Extinction, Polarization, and Colors of Type Ia Supernovae due to Rotational Disruption of Dust Grains. The Astrophysical Journal, 888, 93
  22. Herrmann, M., T. Ngo-Duc, L. Trinh-Tuan, 2020: Impact of climate change on sea surface wind in Southeast Asia, from climatological average to extreme events: results from a RegCM4 dynamical downscaling of CNRM-CM5 in the CORDEX-SEA framework. Climate Dynamics
  23. Tong Si Son, Jean-Paul Deroin, and Pham Thi Lan, 2020: An optimal waterline approach for studying tidal flat morphological changes using remote sensing data: A case of the northern coast of Vietnam. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 236: 5
  24. Tong Si Son, Thi Lan Pham, Quoc Long Nguyen, Thi Thu Ha Le, Le Hung Trinh, Xuan Cuong Cao, Adeel Ahmad, Thi Huyen Ai Tong, 2020: The Study Of Land Cover Change Using Change Vector Approach Integrated With Unsupervised Classification Method: A Case In Duy Tien (Vietnam). Geography, Environment, Sustainability, 13: 2, 175-184
  25. Tong Si Son, Quang Toan LE, Phan Long VU, Thi-Lan PHAM, Le Thi Thu Ha, Thi-Huyen-Ai TONG, Vu Giang NGUYEN, 2020: Coupling Satellite Images and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Data to Monitor the Exploitation of Open-Pit Mine. Inżynieria Mineralna-Journal of the Polish Mineral Engineering Society, 1: 2, 291–300
  26. Bui Ngoc Quy, Le Dinh Hien, Nguyen Quoc Long, Tong Si Son, Duong Anh Quan, Pham Van Hiep, Phan Thanh Hai, Pham Thi Lan, 2020: Method of Defining the Parameters for UAV Point Cloud Classification Algorithm. Inżynieria Mineralna-Journal of the Polish Mineral Engineering Society, 1: 2, 49–56
  27. Giang Tuan Linh, Dang Kinh Bac, Le Quang Toan, Nguyen Vu Giang, Tong Si Son, Pham Van-Manh, 2020: U-Net Convolutional Networks for Mining Land Cover Classification Based on High-Resolution UAV Imagery. IEEE Access, 8, 186257-186273
  28. H. Sugai, ..., D.-T. Hoang, ..., 27 January 2020: Updated Design of the CMB Polarization Experiment Satellite LiteBIRD. Journal of Low Temperature Physics, 199, pages1107–1117


  1. Thiem Hoang, Ngo Duy Tung, 2019: Chemistry on Rotating Grain Surfaces: Ro-thermal Desorption of Molecules from Ice Mantles. The Astrophysical Journal, 885, 125,
  2. Pham-Thanh, H., R. van der Linden, T. Ngo-Duc, Q. Nguyen-Dang, A. H. Fink, T. Phan-Van, 2019: Predictability of the rainy season onset date in Central Highlands of Vietnam, International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1002/joc.6383.
  3. Thi Lan Anh, D. and F. Aires, 2019: River discharge estimation based on satellite water extent and topography - An application over the Amazon. J. Hydrometeor., 0,
  4. Trinh-Tuan, L., J. Matsumoto, T. Ngo-Duc, M.I. Nodzu, T. Inoue, 2019: Evaluation of Satellite Precipitation Products over Central Vietnam. Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 6:54.
  5. Nodzu, M.I., J. Matsumoto, L. Trinh-Tuan, T. Ngo-Duc, 2019: Performance of Global Satellite Mapping of Precipitation estimate and its dependence on wind over Northern Vietnam. Progress in Earth and Planetary Science, 6:58.
  6. David A. Neufeld, Curtis DeWitt, Pierre Lesaffre, Sylvie Cabrit, Antoine Gusdorf, Le Ngoc Tram, and Matthew Richter, 2019: SOFIA/EXES observations of warm H2 at high spectral resolution: Witnessing para-to-ortho conversion behind a molecular shock wave in HH7. "The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 878:L18'',
  7. Thiem Hoang, Le Ngoc Tram, Hyeseung Lee, and Sang-Hyeon Ahn, 2019: Rotational disruption of dust grains by radiative torques in strong radiation fields. "Nature Astronomy",
  8. Thiem Hoang, Le Ngoc Tram, 2019: Dust rotational dynamics in C-shocks: Rotational disruption of nanoparticles by stochastic mechanical torques and spining dust emission. "The Astrophysical Journal", 877:36,
  9. Tangang, F., Je. Santisirisomboon, L. Juneng, E. Salimun, J. Chung, Supari, F. Cruz, T. Ngo-Duc, P. Singhruck, Ja. Santisirisomboon, W. Wongsaree, K. Promjirapawat, Y. Sukamongkol, R. Srisawadwong, D. Setsirichok, G. Narisma, S. T. Ngai, T. Phan-Van, E. Aldrian, D. Gunawan, G. Nikulin, H. Yang, 2019: Projected future changes in mean precipitation over Thailand based on multi-model regional climate simulations of CORDEX Southeast Asia. International Journal of Climatology, 1-24.
  10. De Laubier-Longuet Marx, N., E. Espagne and T. Ngo-Duc, 2019: Non-linear Impacts of Climate Change on Income and Inequality in Vietnam, AFD Research Paper Series, 101, 35 pp.. ISSN: 2492 - 2846.
  11. Trinh-Tuan, L., R.T. Konduru, T. Inoue, T. Ngo-Duc, J. Matsumoto, 2019: Autumn rainfall increasing trend in South Central Vietnam and its association with changes in Vietnam's East Sea surface temperature. Geographical reports of Tokyo Metropolitan University, 54, 11-22. ISSN: 0386-8710.
  12. Pham-Duc, B. ; Papa, F.; Prigent, C.; Aires, F.; Biancamaria, S.; Frappart, F., 2019: Variations of Surface and Subsurface Water Storage in the Lower Mekong Basin (Vietnam and Cambodia) from Multisatellite Observations. Water 2019, 11(1), 75,
  13. Trinh-Tuan, L., T. Ngo-Duc*, J. Matsumoto, F.T. Tangang, L. Juneng, F. Cruz, G. Narisma, J. Santisirisomboon, T. Phan-Van, D. Gunawan, E. Aldrian, 2018: Application of Quantile Mapping Bias Correction for Mid-future Precipitation Projections over Vietnam, SOLA, 2019, Vol. 15, 1-4(TBA), doi:10.2151/sola.2019-001


1. Ngo-Thanh, H., T. Ngo-Duc*, H. Nguyen-Hong, P. Baker, T. Phan-Van.  Evaluation of the NCEP Climate Forecast System and Its Downscaling for Seasonal Rainfall Prediction over Vietnam. Theoretical and Applied Climatology (; ISSN: 0177-798X   132 3-4 1237 1246, 2018

2. Phan-Van, T., T. Nguyen-Xuan, H.Van Nguyen, P. Laux, H. Pham-Thanh, and T. Ngo-Duc,  Evaluation of the NCEP Climate Forecast System and Its Downscaling for Seasonal Rainfall Prediction over Vietnam, Weather and Forecasting (; ISSN: 0882-8156 33 615–640, 2018

3.  Pingping Luo, Dengrui Mu, Han Xue, Thanh Ngo-Duc, Kha Dang-Dinh, Kaoru Takara, Daniel Nover & Geoffrey Schladow Flood inundation assessment for the Hanoi Central Area, Vietnam under historical and extreme rainfall conditions, Scientific Reports (; ISSN: 2045-23228 12623 2018

4. Bablet, A., P.V.H. Vu, S. Jacquemoud, F. Viallefont-Robinet, S. Fabre, X. Briottet, M. Sadeghi, M.L. Whiting, F. Baret, J. Tian, MARMIT: A multilayer radiative transfer model of soil reflectance to estimate surface soil moisture content in the solar domain (400–2500 nm), Remote Sensing of Environment (; ISSN: 0034-4257 217 01-17 2018

5. Ndikumana, E., Ho Tong Minh, D., Dang Nguyen, H.T., Baghdadi, N., Courault, D., Hossard, L., El Moussawi, I. Estimation of Rice Height and Biomass Using Multitemporal SAR Sentinel-1 for Camargue, Southern France, Remote Sensing (; ISSN: 2072-4292 10 1394 2018

6. Nguyen, TH., SK. Min, S. Paik, and D. Lee, Time of emergence in regional precipitation changes: an updated assessment using the CMIP5 multi-model ensemble       "Climate Dynamics" 51                9-10 3179–3193 2018                                                     

7. Duc Thuong Hoang, Guillaume Patanchon, Martin Bucher, Tomotake Matsumura, Ranajoy Banerji, Hirokazu Ishino, Masashi Hazumi, Jacques Delabrouille, Bandpass mismatch error for satellite CMB experiments I: Estimating the spurious signal "Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics" 2017

8. Natoli, ..., Hoàng Đức Thường, ...Exploring cosmic origins with CORE: mitigation of systematic effects     Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 2018

9.  Delabrouille, ..., Hoàng Đức Thường, ....               Exploring Cosmic Origins with CORE: Survey requirements and mission design, Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics, 2018

10. Tangang, F., S. Supari, J.X. Chung, F. Cruz, E. Salimun, S.T. Ngai, L. Juneng, Je. Santisirisomboon, Ja. Santisirisomboon, T. Ngo-Duc , T. Phan-Van, G. Narisma, P. Singhruck, D. Gunawan, E. Aldrian, A. Sopaheluwakan, G. Nikulin, H. Yang, A.R.C.Remedio, D. Sein, and D. Hein-Griggs, Future changes in annual precipitation extremes over Southeast Asia under global warming of 2°C,       APN Science Bulletin; ISSN: 2185-761X (, 2018

11. H. Phan, H. Halloin, P. Laurent IGOSat - A 3U Cubesat for measuring the radiative/electrons content in low Earth orbit and ionosphere Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and Associated Equipment, ISSN 0168-9002, 2018

12. Sekimoto, ..., Hoàng Đức Thường, ...     Concept design of the LiteBIRD satellite for CMB B-mode polarization, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation, 2018, Texas-USA: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave, DOI:                        2018

13. Salatino, ..., Hoàng Đức Thường, ... Performance of NbSi Transition-Edge Sensors read out with a 128 MUX factor for the QUBIC experiment, SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation, 2018, Texas-USA: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave, DOI: 2018

14. May, ..., Hoàng Đức Thường, ...Thermal architecture for the QUBIC cryogenic receiver SPIE Astronomical Telescopes + Instrumentation, 2018, Texas-USA: Optical, Infrared, and Millimeter Wave, DOI: 2018


1. Pham-Duc, B., C. Prigent, and F. Aires, 2017: Surface water monitoring within Cambodia and the Vietnamese Mekong Delta over a year, with Sentinel-1 SAR observations. Water, doi:10.3390/w9060366

2.  Pham-Duc, B., C. Prigent, F. Aires, and F. Papa, 2017: Comparisons of Global Terrestrial Surface Water Datasets over 15 Years. J. Hydrometeor., 18, 993–1007, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-16-0206.1 

3. L. N. Tram, P. Lesaffre, S. Cabrit, A. Gusdorf, P. T. Nhung, 2017: H2 emission from non-stationary magnetized bow shocks, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 473 (2), 1472–1488,

4. Ngo-Thanh, H., T. Ngo-Duc*, H. Nguyen-Hong, P. Baker, T. Phan-Van, 2017: A distinction between rainy season and summer season over the Central Highlands of Vietnam, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, doi:10.1007/s00704-017-2178-6.

5. Du-Duc, T., C. Kieu, T. Ngo-Duc, 2017: Initializing the WRF Model with Tropical Cyclone Vital Records based on the Ensemble Kalman Filter Algorithm for Real-Time Forecasts, , Pure and Applied Geophysics, doi: 10.1007/s00024-017-1568-0. 

6. Cruz, F. T., G. T. Narisma, J. B. Dado, P. Singhruck, U. A. Linarka, T. Wati, F. Tangang, L. Juneng, T. Phan-Van, T. Ngo-Duc, J. Santisirisomboon, D. Gunawan, E. Aldrian, 2017: Sensitivity of Temperature to Physical Parameterization Schemes of RegCM4 over the CORDEX-Southeast Asia Region, International Journal of Climatology, 37: 5139-5153, doi: 10.1002/joc.5151.

7. Ngo-Duc, T., F.T. Tangang, J. Santisirisomboon, F. Cruz, L. Trinh-Tuan, T. Nguyen-Xuan, T. Phan-Van, L. Juneng, G. Narisma, P. Singhruck, D. Gunawan, E. Aldrian, 2017: Performance evaluation of RegCM4 in simulating Extreme Rainfall and Temperature Indices over the CORDEX-Southeast Asia Region, International Journal of Climatology, 37, 1634-1647, doi: 10.1002/joc.4803. 

8.  Duc Thuong Hoang, Guillaume Patanchon, Martin Bucher, Tomotake Matsumura, Ranajoy Banerji, Hirokazu Ishino, Masashi Hazumi, Jacques Delabrouille, Bandpass mismatch error for satellite CMB experiments I: Estimating the spurious signal, Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 2017-12-07 | journal-article DOI: 10.1088/1475-7516/2017/12/015


1.  Nguyen-Xuan, T., T. Ngo-Duc*, H. Kamimera, L. Trinh-Tuan, T. Phan-Van, 2016: The Vietnam Gridded Precipitation (VnGP) Dataset: construction and validation, SOLA, 12, 291-296, doi:10.2151/sola.2016-057. 

2.  Katzfey, J, K. Nguyen, J. McGregor, P. Hoffmann, S. Ramasamy, H.V. Nguyen, V.K. Mai, V.T. Nguyen, B.K. Truong, V.T. Vu, H.T. Nguyen, V.T. Phan, Q.T. Nguyen, T. Ngo-Duc, T.L. Trinh, 2016: High-resolution projections for Vietnam – Methodology and evaluation of current climate simulations, APJAS, 52(2), 91-106. doi: 10.1007/s13143-016-0011-2

3.  Juneng, L., F. Tangang, J. X. Chung, S. T. Ngai, T. W. The, G. Narisma, F. Cruz, T. Phan-Van, T. Ngo-Duc, J. Santisirisomboon, P. Singhruck, D. Gunawan, E. Aldrian, 2016: Sensitivity of the Southeast Asia Rainfall Simulations to Cumulus and Ocean Flux Parameterization in RegCM4. Climate Research, 69, 59-77. doi:10.3354/cr01386.