TPU Develops Equipment to Test Weld Seams on Cooling Systems of ITER Nuclear Fusion Reactor

Specialists of Tomsk Polytechnic University will develop a robotic system for welding quality inspection on the cooling system blocks assembled for the ITER nuclear fusion reactor. This international...
25 November 2020

TPU Engineers Develop a Robotic Ultrasound Scan Analog for Metal Parts

Engineers of Tomsk Polytechnic University have patented a method for automated non-destructive quality testing of large objects by ultrasound. Its key feature is characterized in that the testing proc...
19 May 2020

TPU present ultrasound tomograph and thermal flaw detector at the major forum in non-destructive testing

TPU presented its achievements at the 7th International Industrial Forum NDT Territory. Non-Destructive Testing. Tests. Diagnostic Testing, held in Moscow.
13 March 2020

TPU develops a multi-contrast tomographic complex for industry and medicine

The TPU physicists developed the first domestic tomograph, able to visualize the internal structure of objects using both the corpuscular and the wave properties of x-ray radiation. Due to this, the t...
01 October 2019

TPU young scientists receive four medals of the Russian Academy of Sciences

Four TPU scientists have received prestigious Medals of the Russian Academy of Sciences for young scientists.
07 May 2019

Tomsk Polytechnic University enters TechNet within National Technology Initiative

TechNet experts are primarily interested in TPU achievements in the field of non-destructive testing, industrial robotics, additive technology, and 3D printing.
06 May 2019

Heat and ultrasonic help scientists to detect 'kissing-bond' defects in a promising space material

Scientists propose the usage of ultrasonic infrared thermography for non-destructive testing of complex shaped composite parts.
30 January 2019

Scientists to combine ultrasonic, vibration and heat for flaw detection in aviation

TPU researchers are developing a system combining three methods of non-destructive testing including a vibrational, a resonant ultrasonic and a thermal ones.
28 November 2018

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 the...
09 August 2018

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 bein...
08 August 2018

A ‘fingerprinting’ technology for containers with nuclear materials and wastes

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University proposed a technology to monitor access to containers with nuclear materials and wastes.
17 May 2018

TPU School among the best top 10 of NDT organizations in Russia

Experts of the Russian Society for Non-Destructive Testing and Technical Diagnostics (RSNTTD) evaluated the work of organizations operating in Russia in the field of non-destructive testing and named...
12 March 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

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

TPU develops cooperation with Tsinghua University, BRICS best university

The delegation from Tomsk Polytechnic University headed by Rector Petr Chubik has visited Tsinghua University and conducted talks on cooperation with Vice-Rector for External Affairs Professor Shi Yig...
14 December 2017

TPU scientists supply advanced X-ray facility for United Engine Corporation

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University created an X-ray complex to detect the smallest defects in the rotors of gas turbine engines of modern civil and military aircrafts. To date, the facility ha...
23 October 2017

TPU to cooperate with Tsinghua University in non-destructive testing

A delegation of the TPU Institute of Non-Destructive Testing visited the Department of Engineering Physics, Tsinghua University (China) that ranks 25th among the world’s leading universities and...
28 July 2017

Bistatic laser monitor sees through fire

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) together with colleagues from the E.V. Zuev Institute of Atmospheric Optics SB RAS (IAO SB RAS) are designing an advanced laser monitor tha...
10 April 2017

Valery Borikov Elected to Russian Society for Non-Destructive Testing and Technical Diagnostics Board of Directors

Director of the TPU Institute of Non-Destructive Testing, DSc Valery Borikov, an only representative from universities behind the Urals, has joined the Russian Society for Non-Destructive Testing and...
13 March 2017