I am pleased to write this brief note about Professor K.K. Phua, with whom I got connected via the International Center for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) in Trieste, during my time as its Director. The Founding Director of ICTP, Nobel Laureate Professor Abdus Salam, was one of the inspirations for Phua and World Scientific. Thus there had been strong ties between ICTP and World Scientific during Salam’s time, which I was glad to revive. This short article is built around this connection, with a few background remarks added….
|Title of host publication
|Looking Beyond the Frontiers of Science
|Subtitle of host publication
|Dedicated to the 80th Birthday of K.K. Phua
|World Scientific Publishing Co.
|Number of pages
|Published - Jan 1 2022
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- General Physics and Astronomy
- General Arts and Humanities
- General Social Sciences