A simple method to speed up the regeneration of damaged tissues of blood vessels and cartilage

The modified surface of implants allows speeding up tissue repair because cells better attach to the material, spread and grow into it.
18 April

Modified ‘white graphene’ for eco-friendly energy

An international group of scientists obtained a 2D material which can advance the production of hydrogen fuel.
15 April

Synthesis of ‘smart’ polymers possible under sunlight

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University were the first to synthesize polymers at room temperature under sunlight conditions, although normally this process runs at high temperature.
10 April

Cited Scientists: February 2019

TPU scientists are engaged in the enhancement of biofuel efficiency and a new method of blind mineralization.
08 April

Russian Science Foundation supports TPU projects worth 120 M RUB

Six scientific teams from Tomsk Polytechnic University received support from the foundation, one project was prolonged.
03 April

TPU scientist designs a robot to prototype a two-wheeled car of the future

The balancing robot is remotely controlled, can move on two legs and adjust its ‘walking’ depending on the surface of the ground. It is equipped with wheels instead of feet, due to which it can rise f...
28 March

Nature Photonics reviews promising applications of photonic hooks discovered by TPU physicists

An advance in photonic physics opens interesting applications in imaging and manipulation, a review in Nature Photonics says.
27 March

Narrow neutron beam for safer and more effective radiation therapy of tumors

The study is carried out on the basis of the Tomsk Polytechnic University cyclotron.
25 March

TPU scientists develop emulsified fuel for northern regions

An alternative fuel out of diesel and water is capable to function even at negative temperatures.
18 March

The Cited Scientists: Golden Catalysts, Implants and Raman Spectroscopy

The project - Cited Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University summarized the publication activity of the university scientists in January. The most highly cited co-author of articles of the universit...
04 March

Strontium and Silicon to Increase Bioactivity of Implants

A research team of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with colleagues from Russia, Germany and Slovenia conducted a comprehensive study of special composite materials for regenerative medicine
26 February

Fuel for the future for the Arctic is developed at TPU

The research team of TPU is working on gel-like fuel, which can be used in extreme cold. The main components of the fuel will include used oils from power plants and combustible liquid waste of petrol...
25 February

TPU scientists developed advanced technologies for manufacturing solid oxide fuel

This thin-film technology will allow the creation of fuel cells within one technological cycle.
04 February

Experiments verify the phenomenon of a photonic hook

In 2018, scientists theoretically predicted the existence of the photonic hook, then proved this effect for plasmons. Now they managed to practically observe the curved beam using a scanning system.
01 February

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

The most rated journals with articles by TPU scientists in 2018

The outcomes of TPU research are published in the most rated international journals that present them to the wide scientific community.
10 January

Cited scientists: December 2018

The positive dynamics of TPU publication activity in 2018 is proved with the increase of the number of publications in the Q1 and Q2 highly rated journals and the citation of articles. 
29 December 2018

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

A balancing technique for people with special needs

A group of 15 students with disabilities exercises at the specialized simulator to develop equilibrium. Data obtained helped the researchers to identify patterns in the movements of impaired people.
20 December 2018

TPU professor develops efficient 5G algorithms and feasible underwater wireless communications

Professor Nalin Jayakody, the head of Tomsk Infocomm Lab, is a world-renowned expert in wireless communications, especially for 5G communications.
11 December 2018

PhD thesis on molecules’ fingerprints defended in Russia and France

TPU researcher will be conferred the degree of a candidate of sciences in physics and mathematics in Russia and a PhD degree in France.
04 December 2018

Materials science and geology may unite TPU and universities in Hubei Province of China

TPU hosted the delegation of Chinese universities from Hubei Province with a return visit.
29 November 2018

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 announces a contest for funding promising research and applied projects

Winners will receive multi-million finding to conduct projects during a year.
27 November 2018

Four TPU participants become the best at the conferences on isotope technologies and applications

About 300 early-career scientists, postgraduate students, and students from the universities of Russia, Czech Republic, China, Nigeria, Brazil, Australia, India, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan took part i...
26 November 2018