A graduate from Vietnam about his experience at the university: Tomsk Polytechnic University is the top Russian university in the field of nuclear physics

Chan Tuan Hoang came to Tomsk from Vietnam. This year he finished his bachelor course in Nuclear Physics and Technology. Nowadays he is going to apply for a master program at TPU and further he plans...
03 August 2018

Thorium reactors may dispose of enormous amounts of weapons-grade plutonium

Scientists from the School of Nuclear Science & Engineering of Tomsk Polytechnic University are developing a technology enabling the creation of high-temperature gas-cool low-power reactors with t...
16 January 2018

How to extract precious metals from spent nuclear fuel

Physicists from Tomsk Polytechnic University suggested a new method to recycle spent nuclear fuel (SNF), which, first, provides for the reduction of power expenses and, second, facilitates the extract...
09 November 2017

TPU and RAS professors: excess energy leading to reactor emergencies is accumulated within isotope atomic nuclei

Professors of Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) and the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS) developed a new mechanism to accumulate energy through metastable isotopic nuclei. Scientists believe that su...
29 August 2017