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Scientists of MEPhI learned to destroy cancer tumors by laser

MEPhI
MEPhI specialists together with colleagues from the University of Ex-Marseilles (France) proposed a new approach in the destruction of cancer tumors and their metastases by "burning out" with the help of laser radiation. The results of this work are published in the famous international scientific journal Scientific Reports (included in the Nature publishing house).

ETU graduates – runner-ups of Innovate FPGA Contest 2018

ETU LETI
Young researchers from ETU developed an effective method for improving color reproduction quality in real time. The method was highly praised at the international innovation project contest.

Scientists of MEPhI have developed microcircuits for stable work in space

MEPhI
Scientists from the National Research Nuclear University MEPhI and the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Scientific Research Institute of System Development have recently developed components for designing fault-tolerant asynchronous circuits, which can be used in space vehicles. The results of the work were published in the journal Acta Astronautica.

Designed at ETU: from a car-like robot to an unmanned GAZelle car

ETU LETI
ETU-based developers are promising to design an unmanned GAZelle car by 2019.

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

MEPhI
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.

What contributes to scientific productivity? The round table outcomes

UrFU
On 12 April a round table «The quality of scientific progress as a factor of university global promotion» took place. The members of the Association of Global Universities together with the event organizers from «Expert» Analytical Centre discussed scientific productivity growth factors

Innovations in the process of academic degrees awarding by universities

HSE University
On February 12, the enlarged meeting of the Council of the Association of Global Universities was held, where one of the main discussion topics were procedures of awarding academic degrees by universities themselves

New opportunities are opened to young researchers: «Academics Open Doors» project is launched.

NSU
It is the first time in Russia when such a project based on the platform of the Association of Global Universities is launched. The project is aimed at the expansion of research teams and the development of universities research networks.

ETU “LETI” expands its presence in cyberspace

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

To Brazil - for knowledge and sunshine

ETU LETI
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

UNN
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
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).