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3 Bangladeshi women on `The Asian Scientist 100` list

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 08:28 PM, 28 April 2021   Updated: 08:35 PM, 28 April 2021

3 Bangladeshi women on `The Asian Scientist 100` list

3 Bangladeshi women on `The Asian Scientist 100` list

Three Bangladeshi women have been included in the sixth edition of Asian Scientist 100 list for their important contribution to research. 

The list was published last Monday by the Singapore-based magazine Asian Scientist under the headline 'The Asian Scientist 100'.

Among the Bangladeshi scientists who have been included in it are Dr. Salma Sultana, Chairman of Livestock Advancement Foundation (MALF), Dr. Ferdousi Qadri, and Professor Saima Sabrina, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET).

According to the website of Asian Scientist, researchers and inventors have been selected for playing a key role in tackling this year's major issues, climate change, and Covid-19.

The magazine has been publishing such lists to recognize the achievements of Asian talents since 2016. The list includes only those scientists and researchers who have been awarded a national or international award in the relevant year. At the same time they have a role in any effective discovery.

According to the website, besides Bangladesh, scientists from China, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Philippines, Hong Kong, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam have been included in the list.

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