Diamond detectors for CERN

A research team from Tomsk Polytechnic University is participating in the upgrade of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at the European Center for Nuclear Research (CERN). TPU scientists were set the tas...
09 June 2017

Coal waste fuel may reduce anthropogenic emissions, TPU study reveals

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University are developing a technology for fuel production from coal processing wastes. This fuel is ten times more environmentally friendly that will make it possibl...
07 June 2017

Super strong polymer for Arctic applications derived from petrochemical waste

A research team from Tomsk Polytechnic University, the University of Ghent (Belgium) and Wuhan University of Technology (China) developed a polymer which retains its strength even at extremely low tem...
02 June 2017

TPU scientists receive awards from the Russian Academy of Sciences

On 30 May, five young scientists and students of Tomsk Polytechnic University received the medals of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS). At the session of the Academy Presidium held yesterday, the...
31 May 2017

How to stop cancer thunami?

Nearly 50 plenary reports of scientists from Russia and foreign countries – France, the USA, Israel, Germany, China, Greece, Slovenia and Serbia will be delivered at the international conference...
25 May 2017

How gold can recycle biofuel waste into useful additive

Gold nanoparticles serve as catalysts for obtaining valuable chemical products based on glycerol. Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University and their international colleagues are developing gold&nb...
23 May 2017

Cited Scientists: April 2017

The Cited Scientists project has summarized the publication activity of TPU scientists in April 2017. The university register enlisted 41 articles in journals with high IF; 32 articles were published...
16 May 2017

TPU chemists uncover healing power of Kazakhstan flower

Chemists from Tomsk Polytechnic University together with their international partners studied biological activity of components extracted from the Ferula plant growing in Kazakhstan. Its essential oil...
02 May 2017

TPU students - winners of All-Russian Youth Competition in Science and Engineering Creativity

Moscow International Education Fair 2017 is considered one of the major events in the Russian educational sector: an open forum and the largest exhibition displaying advanced educational technologies...
20 April 2017

Mexican farmers treat lethal shrimp virus with TPU drug

A silver nanoparticles-based drug developed by TPU scientists and their Mexican partners has recently been tested in Mexico for the treatment of a lethal and contagious disease in shrimps – a wh...
19 April 2017

Fruit flies more sensitive biotesters for oil production waste, TPU study says

A research team of the TPU Department of Geoecology and Geochemistry is elaborating a biological method using fruit flies for assessing the hazard of waste at oilfields. Currently, scientists conduct...
18 April 2017

Cited scientists: March 2017

The Cited Scientists project summarized publication activity of TPU scientists in March 2017. The university publication register enlisted 41 articles in journals with high IF; 32 articles were publis...
12 April 2017

Best Nonmetropolitan University in Russian Science Foundation Competition for Grants

The Russian Science Foundation (RSF) has selected the winners in the competition for funding of projects conducted by individual research teams in 2017 and for the extension of the projects supported...
03 April 2017

Protective Coatings for Fuel Elements to Prevent Accidents in Nuclear Reactors

A research team from the Department of General Physics of Tomsk Polytechnic University is designing protective titanium nitride-based coatings for shells of fuel elements (fuel rods) used in nuclear r...
27 March 2017

500 Ton Production of Tungsten Oxide to be Launched in Early 2018

Production of tungsten oxide with a total capacity of 500 tons per year is planned for 2018. The development of the project based on unique technologies designed at Tomsk Polytechnic University requir...
24 March 2017

New Drug Delivery Beats Swine Flu at Gene Level

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University together with their colleagues from St. Petersburg and London published a scientific article on new treatment methods against Swine influenza (H1N1 Flu). T...
23 March 2017

Sustainable Energy Supply for Sakhalin, a Project Developed at TPU

TPU research team has completed a project on sustainable operation of the power grid complex in the Sakhalin region. So far, the project has been approved by the regional government and a major power...
15 March 2017

Cited Scientists: February 2017

Cited Scientists have summarized the publication activity of TPU scientists in February 2017. Last month the university publication register added 31 articles with TPU affiliation in journals with hig...
10 March 2017

Bracelet for Medicines

Sophomores from Tomsk Polytechnic University, trainees at the Elite Technical Engineering (ETE) trajectory, develop a PillBand, a smart bracelet to help patients not to forget taking often vital medic...
09 March 2017

Tomsk Polytechnic University First on RAS Medals Again

Students and young scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University have won five medals of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS). The Tomsk Polytechnic ranks first on the number of medals among Russian u...
03 March 2017

TPU Foot Implants Improve Life for Pets and Humans

Veterinaries successfully apply Tomsk Polytechnic University’s developments in implantology. Now titanium implants with bioactive coatings are already applied to treat pets at the BEST veterinar...
01 March 2017

TPU Scientists: Transport Pollution Causes Greatest Harm to Atmosphere in the Russian Arctic

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) and the Pacific Oceanological Institute, Far East Branch, the Russian Academy of Sciences (POI FEB RAS) has completed a study aimed at clarifying the...
17 February 2017

TPU Rector Petr Chubik Congratulates Polytechnicers on Day of Russian Science

Tomsk Polytechnic University’s Rector Petr Chubik congratulates polytechnicers on the Day of Russian Science. “Dear colleagues! My congratulations on a professional holiday –...
08 February 2017

Bacteria Help Polytechnicers Obtain Safe Antibiotics for Plants

In the laboratories of Tomsk Polytechnic University young scientists have obtained antibiotics for the treatment of plants from non-pathogenic strains of Pseudomonas - a genus of bacteria. Such a...
06 February 2017

Green Technologies Developed at TPU Will Make the Production of Pharmaceuticals Safer and Cheaper

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University are developing green technologies that could lead to cleaner and cheaper production of various chemical products. In particular, it is referred to developing...
31 January 2017