Scientists Synthetize New Material for High-Performance Supercapacitors

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with colleagues from the University of Lille (Lille, France) synthetized a new material based on reduced graphene oxide (rGO) for supercapacitors, energy storage devices. ...

Expert about Urban Greenhouse Challenge at TPU: “Things Non-specialists Create Are Amazing”

Jasper den Besten, a professor at HAS University of Applied Sciences ('s-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands), shared his opinion on Urban Greenhouse Challenge: Reforest, an international competition of student projects.

TPU Receives X-Ray Photoelectron Spectrometer for Material Analysis

Tomsk Polytechnic University has received an X-ray photoelectron spectrometer (XPS) for material analysis. The instrument has been purchased by the grant of the Ministry of Education and Science of the...

Russian Language Classes at TPU Attract over 600 International Attendees

The TPU Division for Russian Language has been giving a series of free Russian language classes for 2 weeks. More than 600 international attendees from all over the world participated...

TPU Postgraduate Student Defends Doctoral Thesis on Electrical Insulation in France

Veronika Gavrilenko, a postgraduate student of TPU and Paris-Saclay University (Universite Paris-Saclay) has successfully defended her PhD thesis on resistance of insulation materials to electrical loads arising from the use...

TPU Chemists Convert Plastic Bottle Waste into Insecticide Sorbent

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University proposed a method to create a sorbent for imidacloprid insecticide removal from water. The sorbent belongs to metal-organic frameworks, a class of non-conventional materials.

Teams from Moscow, Saint Petersburg and Lisbon Strive for Victory in Urban Greenhouse Challenge

Teams from the universities of Tomsk, Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Lisbon and other cities have already registered to take part in the international competition Urban Greenhouse Challenge: Reforest. Moreover, the geography...

Scientists: Xenon Improves Properties of Maxillofacial and Orthopedic Implants

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) jointly with the colleagues from Siberian State Medical University (SSMU) and Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University (IKBFU) studied the properties of calcium phosphate coatings...

TPU International Students Recite Russian Poems

From December 7 to 16, Tomsk Polytechnic University will hold the Decade of the Russian Language and Culture.

TPU Wins 2 Mega-grants of Russian Government to Research New Materials for Medicine and Green Chemistry

The Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation announced the results of the eighth mega-grant competition to support research conducted under the supervision of leading scientists. Two projects...

TPU Students Receive IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship

Female students of Tomsk Polytechnic University became the winning fellows of the IAEA Marie Sklodowska-Curie Fellowship Programme.

Forums, Procession and Fireworks: TPU Prepares to Celebrate 125th Anniversary

Tomsk Polytechnic University has started preparations to celebrate the 125th anniversary of its foundation. The festive events will take place throughout 2021, with the main holiday taking place on May...

TPU Scientists Create Composites Resistant to Hydrogen and Radiation Damage

Tomsk Polytechnic University researchers are developing a scientific basis for creating composite materials, resistant to hydrogen and radiation damage. The composites are supposed to be created based on nanoscale metallic...

TPU Scientists Develop Eco-friendly Hydrogel for Agriculture

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University, in cooperation with the Czech colleagues have developed a new hydrogel for agriculture. It is meant to retain moisture and fertilizers in soil.

TPU Develops Equipment to Test Weld Seams on Cooling Systems of ITER Nuclear Fusion Reactor

Specialists of Tomsk Polytechnic University will develop a robotic system for welding quality inspection on the cooling system blocks assembled for the ITER nuclear fusion reactor. This international project is...

TPU Shifts Lectures to a Distance Learning Mode until the End of the Autumn Term

Tomsk Polytechnic University has set up a new mode of study until January 24, 2021, the end of the autumn term for bachelor programs’ students of the fourth year of...

TPU Scientists First Collect Sediment Samples in the Cold Methane Seep near the Lena River Delta

Young TPU scientists have returned from a 40-day international Arctic expedition aboard the research vessel “Akademik Mstislav Keldysh” to the Eastern Arctic seas.

A Consortium for the Development of Hydrogen Technologies Appears in Russia

Six Russian leading educational and scientific institutions with top competences in the area of hydrogen economy have signed the agreement on the creation of a consortium for the development of...

TPU Ranks TOP-10 Russian Universities in the RUR Subject Ranking

The international subject ranking of universities Round University Ranking (RUR) has been published. Tomsk Polytechnic University ranked TOP-10 Russian universities in two subject fields.

Petroleum Engineering Students of TPU Study Using Industrial Equipment

Tomsk Polytechnic University has received the Crude Quality Control System (CQCS). It is a real production system, similar complexes operate on the fields over the country.