Time Keeper: TPU graduate with an unusual profession speaks about his job

A story of how the TPU graduate became a time keeper of the whole country and it is not even a fairytale
09 September

Exploring the underground waters of Sakhalin, we can predict earthquakes: a scientist from the Far East at an international conference at TPU

Using information about the water and gas chemical composition, we can predict the depth of water penetration into the earth’s interior and use water as a marker for predicting earthquakes on chemical...
26 July

MSU and TPU sign cooperation agreement on chemistry

TPU and MSU chemists are going to develop promising research in the field of chemistry, biomedicine and chemical technology.
06 June 2018

TPU development in top 100 of best inventions in Russia in 2017

A method to activate aluminum nanopowder under thermal exposure, which was developed at Tomsk Polytechnic University, was listed in top 100 inventions of Russia in 2017. The method proposed by TPU res...
21 March 2018

‘Photonic hook’: TPU scientists obtain new type of curved light beam

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University together with colleagues from Great Britain, Israel, the ITMO University (Russia) and other Russian universities demonstrated a new type of artificially cu...
16 March 2018

TPU prints Russian language textbooks for Mongolian kids

In Tomsk, a lot of textbooks for Russian language learners was handed over to the citizens of Mongolia. A solemn ceremony was held in the Reception House of the governor. TPU and TSU students from Mon...
02 March 2018

TPU takes 285th position in the QS World University Rankings by subject: Engineering & Technology

The British company Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) has published the QS World University Ranking by Subject 2018. Tomsk Polytechnic University improved its position by 105 points in the subject Engineering...
01 March 2018

Springer publishes handbook on mechanics co-authored by TPU and German researchers

The Handbook on Contact Mechanics (Handbuch der Kontaktmechanik) co-authored by Honorary Professor of Tomsk Polytechnic University, head of the Department of System Dynamics and Friction Physics at Te...
28 February 2018

150M grant for developing a complex NDT system of critical pipeline parts

A new site equipped with experimental means of non-destructive testing should appear at Tomsk Vakhrushev Electromechanical Plant (TEMZ) in the framework of a joint project with Tomsk Polytechnic Unive...
27 February 2018

TPU volunteers participate in Mentor School at NTI Olympiad

Six Tomsk Polytechnic University students as volunteers will work at the final stage of National Technology Initiative Olympiad 2017/2018 which is a team engineering competition for schoolchildren. Th...
26 February 2018

Aluminum and copper successfully replace expensive silver and gold in chemical detection, a study reveals

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University and their German colleagues have revealed in experimental and simulation data that Al and Cu rival the conventionally used materials, Ag and Au, displaying...
22 February 2018

Scientists from TPU and Japanese KEK Laboratory to study terahertz radiation for medical applications

A joint project of scientists from TPU and the High Energy Accelerator Research Organization (KEK, Japan) was supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research and the Japan Society for the Promo...
21 February 2018

TPU professor becomes Russia’s most highly cited scientist in engineering

Clarivate Analytics has awarded the most highly cited scientists and research organizations.  The list of awardees was compiled based on citations of scientific papers in the database Web of Scie...
20 February 2018

Nuclear internship of international students

International students from Tomsk Polytechnic University have taken a research internship based on operating enterprises of Rosatom in the city of Volgodonsk. TPU students got acquainted with Atommash...
15 February 2018

Heat may detect invisible damage in railway pillars

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University together with specialists from NTC Tekhnika proposed a thermal imaging method for non-destructive testing of railways. It enables efficiently and quickly d...
13 February 2018

Cited Scientists: January 2018

The Cited Scientists project summarizes publication results of TPU researchers in the University Register of January 2018. Totally, according to the TPU Publication Activity Development Office, 26 art...
12 February 2018

To see invisible: NDT specialists compete at TPU

Tomsk Polytechnic University hosted a qualifying stage for the 15th All-Russian Non-Destructive Testing Professional Contest. Nine specialists from Tomsk and other cities competed in their skills to d...
06 February 2018

Science. Open Format: TPU young scientists to present nine research projects

Tomsk Polytechnic University will present nine developments at the Science: Open Format exhibition in the framework of Science Week in Tomsk. The authors of the projects are students, PhD students and...
02 February 2018

Happy Boxes: students, faculty and Tomsk citizens collected about 100 kg of pet food

Tomsk Polytechnic University, the collection of food continues to collect medicines, household chemicals, and other necessities for Tomsk kennels at seven different locations. Over December-January st...
30 January 2018

Advanced Dosimetry Phantoms Improving Radiotherapy Verification

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University are working on a technology for 3D-printing dosimetry phantoms, which present physical models of the human body or its single parts used by medical ph...
29 January 2018

TPU young scientists receive RAS medals in physics and astronomy

Early-career researchers from the School of Nuclear Science & Engineering Anatoly Konkov and Mikhail Shevelev have received a prestigious award The Medal of the Russian Academy of Sciences for you...
26 January 2018

Physicists from TPU and RAS made a serious clarification in Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity

The professor of Tomsk Polytechnic University Igor Shamanin and the academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Yuriy Trutnev gave a strict theoretical definition for a physical phenomenon of mass...
25 January 2018

Olga Vasilieva awards RF Government Prize to TPU young scientists

The award ceremony for the RF Government Prizes of 2017 in the field of science and technology and in the field of science and technology for young scientists took place in the House of Government of...
22 January 2018

Weather conditions affect quality of drinking water in Tayga, TPU scientists explain

Experts of the TPU Radiation Spectroscopy Lab carried out analysis of water samples from the Yaya River, which is a source of drinking water for the residents of Tayga town. The study was conducted un...
19 January 2018

Sports festival for TPU faculty and staff: volleyball and basketball competitions

The Cheerfulness and Health sports festival for faculty and staff was launched at Tomsk Polytechnic University. TPU teams will compete in volleyball and basketball.     The Chee...
18 January 2018