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

Specialists of the Kazakhstan uranium mining industry study at TPU

The master’s students of the Satbayev Kazakh National Technical University do their internship at Tomsk Polytechnic University. They are specialists of Kazatomprom, the national nuclear operator of Ka...
11 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

Experts discuss disposal of radioactive waste at the TPU workshop

Leading Russian and international scientists discussed various aspects of the disposal of radioactive waste. During the event, experts discussed both the development of this area as a whole and possib...
24 July

One of the world major symposia on water-rock interaction opens at TPU

Leading earth scientists from 26 countries came to Tomsk Polytechnic University to participate in the first international conference of the International Association of GeoChemistry (IAGC).
23 July

TPU scientists collect the world’s largest collection of coal samples

TPU collection consists of over 10 thousand samples of coal and coal-bearing rocks. Part of them was commented in an article recently published in the International Journal of Coal Geology. 
24 December 2018

Scientists: huge reserves of iron in Western Siberia might originate from under an ancient sea

TPU scientists and their colleagues from India propose an upward concept of the origin of the Bakchar deposit.
17 December 2018

TPU scientists develop a model for prediction and identification of precious metals in coal

TPU researchers have already a unique geochemical database of over 10,000 high-quality analyses of coals and coal-bearing rocks.
12 July 2018

Russia’s largest geology conference brings together over 1,200 young scientists at TPU

The symposium includes 19 sections which cover the most pressing issues and advances of paleontology, geochemistry, petroleum geology, development of oil and gas deposits, etc.
03 April 2018

TPU online courses win medals at educational exhibition UchSib

A MOOC, a geological simulator, and online courses developed at TPU were awarded at the educational exhibition UchSib in Novosibirsk.
26 March 2018

TPU geologists found rare minerals indirectly proving ‘methane hypothesis’ of ancient warming

Once on the Earth, there was already a sudden warming because of massive emissions of greenhouse gas methane that was indirectly proved by a finding of scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University. Ra...
23 March 2018

Museum of Paleontology opens after reconstruction

Mikhail Yanyshevskiy Museum of Paleontology was opened at Tomsk Polytechnic University after its reconstruction. The renovated museum presents an up-to-date interactive educational complex where visit...
02 October 2017

EAGE student chapter opened at TPU

A student chapter of the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE) was opened at the Petroleum Learning Center of Tomsk Polytechnic University. The opening of the chapter will give st...
28 September 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