Paul Woafo, professor at the University of Yaounde 1, receives the 2020 IUPAP Medal for Outstanding Contributions to the Enhancement of Physics in Developing Countries.
Biomass pyrolysis produces coal, an energy vector, but also nanomaterials.
The five recommendations from the science academies are also part of IYBSSD 2022 programme.
Nanostructured black phosphorus has been introduced as electrode material for ammonia photoelectrochemical synthesis.
More public money is needed for basic research.
Data science mobilized against COVID-19.
A few examples of how basic sciences changed our everyday lives (and other things too).
Some developments about why we need basic sciences to achieve the SDGs.
Why is basic research needed today? Some historic arguments.
Are you a young scientist from a developing country who wish to get a PhD in natural sciences? South Africa may be your next home.