TPU Patents Over 100 Inventions and Utility Models in 2019-2020

June 27, the Inventors’ and Rationalizers’ Day was celebrated in Russia. For 2019 - April 2020, Tomsk Polytechnic University patented over 100 inventions and utility models.

TPU Aviation Thermal Flaw Detector ranks Top-100 inventions of Russia

The Russian Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent) published a list of top-100 inventions for 2019 and the first half of 2020. The list includes the thermal flaw detector for...

TPU Improves Materials for Organ Regeneration

Researchers of Tomsk Polytechnic University proposed a method for improving implants for organ regeneration. New technology can expand the potential of tissue engineering. The results were published in the Surface...

Smart Monitoring of Free Parking Spaces is Launched Next to a TPU Building

A young researcher of Tomsk Polytechnic University developed a service that monitors parking spaces and finds free spots for cars. It was launched in test mode next to the 19th...

Polytechnics Develop Medical Betatrons for Radiation Therapy

Tomsk Polytechnic University, JSC Academician M.F. Reshetnev Information Satellite Systems and the Polyus Research and Development Center will create the betatron based medical complexes, reducing the chance of cancer recurrence,...

For the First Time, Researchers Focus Plasmons Into Nanojet

Researchers of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with Russian and Danish teams have been able to experimentally confirm a plasmonic nanojet effect previously forecast in practice.

TPU Scientists Develop Supersensitive Sensors for Mirror Molecules in Medicines

Researchers of Tomsk Polytechnic University collaboratively with colleagues from the Czech Republic developed supersensitive sensors for detecting enantiomers, known as ‘mirror molecules’, in drugs. These molecules can reduce drug effectiveness...

Upgrade for Discoveries: TPU Engineers Improve the Hadron Collider

Engineers of Tomsk Polytechnic University participate in the upgrading the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). One of them is Gennady Panshin, a senior lecturer of the TPU Division for Automation and...

TPU Master and PhD Students Learn to Create Advanced Radiopharmaceuticals

Professor Vladimir Tolmachev of Uppsala University, Sweden, together with his colleagues is giving online lectures for TPU young researchers. In 12 lectures, he is going to present a novel technology...

Researchers Experimentally Prove Flat Mirror Ability to Focus Light

For the first time, researchers of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with teams from Taiwan and Spain have experimentally confirmed the flat focusing mirror effect, which was previously predicted by them....

TPU to Commence Creation of a Prototype of the First Russian Space 3D Printer

Tomsk Polytechnic University and S.P. Korolev Rocket and Space Corporation Energia have concluded an agreement on the development of scientific equipment as part of the large-scale space experiment 3D printing....

TPU Engineers Develop a Robotic Ultrasound Scan Analog for Metal Parts

Engineers of Tomsk Polytechnic University have patented a method for automated non-destructive quality testing of large objects by ultrasound. Its key feature is characterized in that the testing process does...

TPU Researchers Find a Method to Improve Accuracy of Scanning Microscopes

Researchers of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with colleagues of Tver State Technical University have found a way to increase the accuracy of microscopes with nanometer resolution up to ten times. ...

TPU Increases Funding for Advanced Research Projects of Polytechnics

Tomsk Polytechnic University launched a competition of promising research projects for 2020. The winners will be supported by the TPU Competitiveness Enhancement Program.

TPU Developer Makes a Smart Parking Monitoring Service

A young researcher of Tomsk Polytechnic University has created an online service for monitoring the availability of parking spaces.

TPU Expert Denies Radioactive Effects Caused by Forest Fires in Chernobyl Exclusion Zone

Since early April, forest fires have been ongoing in the exclusion zone of the Chernobyl NPP. In this situation, the radioactive isotopes that fell into the environment after the accident...

TPU Researchers Study Piezoelectric Properties of Polymers for Medicine

Tomsk Polytechnic University team studies piezoelectric properties of polyoxyalkanoate-based biomaterials for a controlled effect on living cells and tissues. The project is funded by the Russian Science Foundation (RSF).

Top Materials Science Journal Talks about TPU Young Scientist

Evgeniya Sheremet, professor of the TPU Research School of High-Energy Physics, became one of the first participants of a new project of Materials Horizons (Q1, IF 14.356) dedicated to young...

Graduate of Space Materials Program of TPU and RSC Energia: This is Like a Demo of Life

Vyacheslav Stuzhuk, a graduate of Tomsk Polytechnic University, was one of the first graduates of the network Master's program in Space Materials Science. Currently, he is working at Energia Rocket...

TPU First Use Scaffold Protein for Highly Accurate Diagnosis of Stomach Cancer

Researchers of Tomsk Polytechnic University have developed a radiopharmaceutical for highly accurate diagnosis of stomach cancer. It has been obtained using a technology that is completely new in Russia.