TPU scientists supply advanced X-ray facility for United Engine Corporation

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University created an X-ray complex to detect the smallest defects in the rotors of gas turbine engines of modern civil and military aircrafts. To date, the...

Navigation without satellites

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University together with its industrial partner Tomsk Research Institute of Semiconductor Devices are designing an intelligent module based on microelectromechanical sensors for orientation and navigation systems...

3D-printing of aircraft parts out of titanium

Physicists from Tomsk Polytechnic University are currently working to create hydrogen-resistant products out of titanium alloys based on additive manufacturing. The production of metal products using the technology ensures less...

New microcapsules to enhance the efficiency of genome-editing

Researchers from Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with their colleagues from St. Petersburg, Hamburg and London have conducted a study in the course of which it was found out that polymer...

Watertight capsules for target drug delivery

Researchers from Tomsk Polytechnic University and Queen Mary’s University of London have developed smart capsules which make it possible to deliver water-soluble compounds to a certain part of the body....

How to apply an advanced non-stable semiconductor in nanoelectronics

A research group consisting of scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University, Germany and Venezuela proved vulnerability of a two-dimensional semiconductor gallium selenide in air. This discovery will allow manufacturing nanoelectronics based...

Cited Scientists: June – August 2017

In the first issue of the new academic year the Cited Scientists project summarizes publication results of TPU researchers for the period of the past summer. According to the TPU...

Open lecture: how economic conditions impact the wellbeing of elderly people

Professor of gerontology Pingo (Ingemar) Kåreholt from Jönköping University (Sweden) will hold an open lecture at Tomsk Polytechnic University. The lecture will address impacts of social and economic development on...

How to become an engineer of a human body: Laboratory of Hybrid Biomaterials invites students and young scientists

The Laboratory of Hybrid Biomaterials of Tomsk Polytechnic University invites TPU students, including international ones, as well as master students and postgraduates for research collaboration.  The research team of the...

TPU and foreign scientists control the internal structure of nanoparticles by electric field

Scientists from TPU and scientific centers of the USA, China and Germany have discovered unusual self-organization of atoms in the volume of nanoparticles and have learned to control it by...

TPU and RAS professors: excess energy leading to reactor emergencies is accumulated within isotope atomic nuclei

Professors of Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) and the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) developed a new mechanism to accumulate energy through metastable isotopic nuclei. Scientists believe that such energy, when...

Paper published by TPU scientists cited in Materials Today with impact factor exceeding 21

The paper written by scientists from the Laboratory of Hybrid Biomaterials of TPU Department of Experimental Physics was cited in Materials Today journal with IF 21,695. A research team from...

Navigation shoes operating without satellites

A pedestrian navigation prototype system equipped with MEMS sensors has been designed by scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University and Siberian Federal University. According to the idea of the developers such...

Rector Petr Chubik participates in ARMY-2017 International Forum

The “ARMY-2017” International Military-Technical Forum is held on 22-27August. Over these days thousands of visitors will be able to get acquainted with the latest achievements in the field of high...

Tomsk-TPU-120 CubeSat deployed in outer space

Thursday, August 17, at 18:10 MSK the launch of Tomsk-TPU-120 satellite from the outer space of the International Space Station took place. TPU satellite is the Russia’s first 3D-printed spacecraft....

Luminescent ceramics for new light sources

A technology for obtaining luminescent ceramics which may become a cheaper alternative to modern light sources is being developed by scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University. In the future this kind...

Flaw detector for testing Russian composite aircrafts

A thermal flaw detector developed at Tomsk Polytechnic University is planned to be used in the manufacturing of a new aircraft which will replace famous AN-2. The new model fully...

TPU scientists deny climate model of IPCC

The rate of vertical degradation of subsea permafrost in the East Siberian Arctic Shelf (ESAS) is 18 cm a year over the past 30 years, which is greater than previously...

Flue gas cleaning by electron accelerators

TPU project Plasma-Chemical Flue Gas Cleaning Using Pulsed Electron Beams has been recently supported by the Russian Science Foundation (RSF). The idea is to apply pulsed electronic beam to clean...

Drug based on silver nanoparticles cures canine distemper in dogs

Argovit is a drug based on silver nanoparticles and developed by TPU scientists jointly with their partners. The drug is successfully tested in veterinary medicine for the treatment of domestic...