Scientists create sensors with traps for free radicals

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with partners from the Czech Republic and France designed extremely sensitive sensors for free oxygen-containing radicals that are able to disrupt ce...
25 September

Scientists develop a concept of a hybrid thorium reactor

Russian scientists proposed a concept of a thorium hybrid reactor. The proposed thorium hybrid reactor is distinguished from today's nuclear reactors by moderate power, relatively compact size, high o...
20 September

TPU scientists study volcanic ash from Mongolia in Kuznetsk basin

Under supervision of Sergey Arbuzov, professor of the Division for Geology, TPU research team is studying the mineralogical and geochemical features of complex mineralization in the bed XI in the sout...
19 September

TPU young scientist helps Israeli research group to find more about ocean evolution. The results are published in Science

The internationally recognized journal Science (IF: 41,04) published an article of an international research group headed by Israeli scientist from the Weizmann Institute of Science. The group studied...
17 September

Optical vacuum cleaner can manipulate nanoparticles

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with Russian and international colleagues developed the concept for constructing an “optical vacuum cleaner”. In the future, such “vacuum cleaners” c...
10 September

The Cited Scientists: Golden Catalysts, Implants and Raman Spectroscopy

The project - Cited Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University summarized the publication activity of the university scientists in January. The most highly cited co-author of articles of the universit...
04 March

Strontium and Silicon to Increase Bioactivity of Implants

A research team of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with colleagues from Russia, Germany and Slovenia conducted a comprehensive study of special composite materials for regenerative medicine
26 February

Fuel for the future for the Arctic is developed at TPU

The research team of TPU is working on gel-like fuel, which can be used in extreme cold. The main components of the fuel will include used oils from power plants and combustible liquid waste of petrol...
25 February

The most rated journals with articles by TPU scientists in 2018

The outcomes of TPU research are published in the most rated international journals that present them to the wide scientific community.
10 January

The first multimedia contest reveals the best papers of early-career scientists

A Raman spectroscopy study won in the TPU contest of scientific paper visualization.
06 November 2018

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.
21 September 2018

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...
01 August 2018

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 oxid...
26 July 2018

Tomsk Polytechnic University made a quantum leap in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings

The Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings published the list of the world’s best universities. Compared with last year Tomsk Polytechnic University made a quantum leap and...
06 September 2017

Cited Scientists: May 2017

The Cited Scientists project continues to share the advancement of TPU scientists in regard of publication activity. The May issue summarizes the articles based on research within strategic academic u...
15 June 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

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