TPU scientists develop an inverted exoskeleton for rehabilitation of patients after stroke

A few scientific teams from TPU and qualified rehabilitation physicians are involved in the creation of a robotic complex for the rehabilitation of immobilized patients.

Igor Semiletov: ‘Russia’s riches will multiply by Arctic seas research’

On 21 September 2018 a 35-day complex expedition on the vessel Academician Mstislav Keldysh from the port of Arkhangelsk, jointly organized by TPU and Russian Academy of Sciences.

Cited scientists: September 2018

In this issue papers authored by TPU scientists and scholars are devoted to the treatment of heart disease, alternative energy sources and the theory of disability.

A biofuel 'automatically' generating heat

The thermal effect of low-temperature pyrolysis of biomass was investigated by Tomsk Polytechnic University scientists.

Researchers prove Cherenkov radiation can be used for non-invasive beam diagnostics

In Physical Review Letters TPU researchers reported on the first observation and systematic study of incoherent Cherenkov diffraction radiation in a visible range.

A study of an early-career TPU researcher on luminescent ceramics awarded at ICOM 2018

As.Prof. Damir Valiev received a prize for the best poster report devoted to the Synthesis and Cathodoluminescence Properties of MgAl2O4 Ceramics Doped with Rare-earth Ions Produced by Spark Plasma Sintering...

Scientists reveal protection of optical fiber against biomolecules

Chemists succeeded in the modification of the optical fiber surface and making it inert in biological media.

First positive results of TPU implant tests announced in Ilizarov Orthopedic Center

Such implants allow treating patients within one surgery, i.e. there is no need to remove implants since they are already dissolved in the body.

Materials for personalized medicine at polytrauma

Postdoc Anna Kozelskaya supervises a research team developed implant materials for patients with polytrauma.

Zinc to replace expensive palladium in organic synthesis of novel compounds

Scientists from TPU and France received a joint grant of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research and the National Center for Scientific Research, France.

Novel methods of obtaining oxo-derivatives of betulin for pharmacology

TPU chemists develop environmentally friendly methods to synthesize most-sought betulonic and betulinic acids.

TPU developments are presented at one of the world’s largest symposia on electromagnetism

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University traditionally took part in one of the largest international forum for reporting progress and recent advances in the modern development of electromagnetic theory and its...

TPU creates the largest ultrasonic robotic system in Russia to monitor ITER elements

LLC Intech, the TPU small innovative enterprise, signed a contract on the creation of ultrasonic robotic system to control the quality of elements of the thermonuclear reactor, which is currently...

Molecular modeling at TPU helps Russia to develop the Arctic territory

The study of the university researcher Evgenia Frantsina dedicated to molecular modeling in hydrocarbons will bring scientific community closer to the creation of an advanced frost-resistant fuel.

Nanospheres based on natural polymers allow scientists to improve antioxidant properties of beta-carotene

Antonio Di Martino, the researcher of the Research School of Chemistry & Applied Biomedical Sciences, jointly with his colleagues Pavel Postnikov and Marina Trusova put forward a method to improve...

The university researchers propose new catalysts based on silver nanoparticles for more ecological and efficient oxidation of alcohols

These new catalysts based on silver nanoparticles will allow making the process of alcohol oxidation more ecological and cost-effective, comparing with more traditional high-temperature gas-phase oxidation or with toxic reagents...

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University search for a method to produce green fuels, sorbents and construction materials from both local peat, bran, straw and cedar shells

Roman Tabakaev research team, including both students and PhD students, as well as the university staff members, was supported for four years for developing resource-efficient technologies of biomass pyrolysis into...

TPU researchers develop a unique method for measuring optical properties of nanostructures

Raul Rodriguez, the Professor of the Research School of Chemistry & Applied Biomedical Sciences is developing a unique method for measuring optical absorption of material in different ranges of visible...

TPU scientists develop a model for prediction and identification of precious metals in coal

TPU researchers have already a unique geochemical database of over 10,000 high-quality analyses of coals and coal-bearing rocks.

A novel biodegradable material for medicine, stimulating the growth of living cells

TPU researchers combined two polymers - a biodegradable polyhydroxybutyrate and piezoleltric polyaniline.