25
August
2020
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16:19
Europe/Amsterdam

Achieving the balance between basic and applied research

NUS President Professor Tan Eng Chye finds that achieving the right balance between basic and applied research is a constant struggle. In an interview with scilog, the online magazine of the Austrian Science Fund FWF, Prof Tan discusses how the COVID-19 crisis is an opportunity for universities to demonstrate how valuable they are for their country.

https://scilog.fwf.ac.at/en/article/12179/excellence-relevance-not-mutually-exclusive