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MEPhI student participated in the internship at the Kindai University (Japan)

July 8-20, a third year Bachelor student from the Department of Materials Science, Institute for Nuclear Physics and Engineering (INPhE) MEPhI Kirill Klimov participated in the internship at the Kindai University (Japan).

MEPhI Scientists Say Cancer Can Be Both Diagnosed And Treated With MRI

Scientists of the National Research Nuclear University "MEPhI" have recently developed a new type of contrast agents for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). It is based on the use of biodegradable silicon nanoparticles and can be used not only for diagnosing, but also for the treating cancer. The results of the study were published in the Journal of Applied Physics.

St. Petersburg Polytechnic University and TU Graz celebrate the five-year strategic partnership

In 2018 Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU) and Graz University of Technology (Technische Universität Graz) celebrate the fifth anniversary of the strategic partnership.

ETU “LETI” expands its presence in cyberspace

Saint-Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” has improved its position in the Webometrics Ranking.

To Brazil - for knowledge and sunshine

Saint-Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” and Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) signed a cooperation agreement.

Kick-off meeting on a joint Russian-Greek project held in Athens

From December 17 to December 18, a kick-off meeting was held in Athens (Greece) on the joint Russian-Greek project "Research and Development of Memristive Nanomaterials and Electronic Devices for Quantum and Neuromorphic Computing" (MEM-Q).

IKBFU to launch a centre for training early career researchers to conduct X-ray free electron laser experiments

IKBFU's Fabrika science park held a roundtable on the potential involvement of Russian scientists in projects run by the European XFEL GmbH (Hamburg, Germany).

Scientists sug­gested using ti­ta­ni­um nit­ri­de in­ste­ad of gold in op­to­e­lec­tro­nics

An international team of scientists from Russia, Sweden and the USA suggested replacing gold and silver, which are used in optoelectronic devices, with an inexpensive material of titanium nitride. The results of the study are published in the journal Applied Physics Letters.

Young scholars of Samara University presented the project of a new generation spacecraft of "AIST" family

Samara University
Participants of international United Nations Workshop on cosmic space issues were presented with an initiative project of Samara scholars, i.e. small mass-dimensional spacecraft “AIST-3”.

Scientists of SibFU have found a way to determine the toxicity of nanomaterials

Official website of the Russian Science Foundation reports that a group of scientists from Siberian Federal University and Krasnoyarsk Scientific Center of the SB RAS has developed a bioluminescent enzymatic test system for assessing the toxicity of carbon nanomaterials.