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 Publication Activity...
13 September 2017

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 thought. Scientists received thi...
11 August 2017

Russian Science Foundation allocates 3 million grant for environmental friendly mineral fertilizer

Russian Science Foundation (RSF) will finance a research project of Tomsk Polytechnic University on the use of glauconitic rocks in Western Siberia as a source of an environmentally friendly fert...
21 July 2017

TPU scientists equip chemical sensors with ‘traps’ to detect toxic substances

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University and the University of Chemistry and Technology (Prague, Czech Republic) have created novel chemical sensors for Raman spectrometers, i.e. the devices that...
18 July 2017

TPU students receive scholarships for environmental research from Vernadsky Foundation

Two students and two PhD students of Tomsk Polytechnic University were awarded scholarships of the V.I. Vernadsky Foundation. Their environmental research projects were evaluated as ones of the most p...
19 June 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

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

Schlumberger grants four scholarships to TPU students

The largest oilfield service company Schlumberger awarded four TPU students with scholarships within TPU Career Days. In addition to the cash prizes the students were invited to have an internship wit...
17 April 2017

TPU to Lead the Research Project on Pre-Jurassic Oil Deposits of the Tomsk Region

Gazpromneft-Vostok approved a plan for a joint project with the Administration of the Tomsk Region on the study of difficult oil in the sediments of the pre-Jurassic complex. Tomsk Polytechnic Univers...
01 February 2017