TPU Scientists: Wheat Bran is Fine for Fuel

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University have discovered that fusible wheat bran combined with additives can be used as fuel. It could help to reduce greenhouse gases and the number of landfills, as...
30 April

TPU Scientists Produce Cheap and High-Quality Gasoline

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) have discovered how to produce high-quality gasoline of all standards from by-products of gas production.
26 April

TPU Scientists First Study Composition of Pore Waters in Methane Cold Seep of Eastern Arctic Seas

Young scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University as a part of the team of Arctic researchers have studied pore waters in three areas of methane release on the surface. They first managed to define in...
23 April

International Conference Arranged by TPU and ITMO University Held in St Petersburg

From April 19 to 24, Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with ITMO University is holding the III International Scientific Conference “Sustainable and Efficient Use of Energy, Water and Natural Resour...
20 April

TPU Scientists Offer Method for Producing Frost-Resistant Fuel Oil from Old Tire Casing

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University have developed a technology for producing frost-resistant fuel oil from old tire casing. They were the first in Russia to test a method of steam gasification...
19 April

TPU Scientists Find Method to More Effectively Predict Properties of Isotopologues of Chlorine Dioxide

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University has conducted research on the 35ClO2 isotope and developed a mathematical model and software, which allow predicting characteristics by 10 folds more accurat...
15 April

System Simulating Emergency in Electric Power System Faster Than in Real Time Created at TPU

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University have created a decision support system (DSS) for dispatching personnel of electric power systems (EPS).
08 April

TPU Scientists First Obtain High-Entropy Carbide in Electric Arc Plasma

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University have synthetized high-entropy carbide consisting of five various metals using a vacuum-free electric arc method. The research findings are published in the J...
06 April

Scanning Electron Microscope Becomes to Operate Faster and More Effective

An ultra-high resolution scanning electron microscope that is a part of the TPU Center for Collective Use, has been upgraded at the university.
05 April

Curved Plasmonic Fluxes Reveal New Way to Practical Light Manipulation within Nanoscal

Scientists from Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with Russian colleagues and researchers from Technical University of Denmark the first time have experimentally proved the existence of a two-dimen...
31 March

Scientists Develop Sensor with Nanopores for Definition Doping in Blood

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with colleagues from different countries have developed a new sensor with two layers of nanopores. In the conducted experiments, this sensor showed i...
25 March

TPU Scientists Offer New Plasmon Energy-Based Method to Remove CO2 from Atmosphere

Researchers from Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with their colleagues from the Czech Republic have found a method to synthesize cyclic carbonates from atmospheric CO2.
19 March

TPU Scientists Develop Hybrid Solar Storage System for Gym in Baghdad

Scientists at Tomsk Polytechnic University have conducted research and presented a concept of a hybrid solar storage system based on a photovoltaic (PV) plant with electrochemical and thermal storage...
12 March

TPU Scientists to Develop Artificial Blood Vessels and New Compounds of Chlorine and Bromine under Sponsorship of Russian Science Foundation

The Russian Science Foundation (RSF) has awarded sponsorship under the grant competition to two projects of Tomsk Polytechnic University scientists. With the support of the foundation, the scientists...
03 March

TPU Scientists Develop Simple and Efficient Method to Create High-Strength Materials for Flexible Electronics

TPU researchers jointly with their colleagues from foreign universities have developed a method that allows for a laser-driven integration of metals into polymers to form electrically conductive compo...
19 February

Researchers Measure Temperature Effect of Plasmon in Chemical Reactions Using Organic “Sensors”

The researchers of TPU together with their colleagues from Russian and foreign scientific centers have found a way to estimate the temperature of a chemical reaction activated by pseudo-particles - pl...
15 February

TPU Postgraduates from Egypt Work on Improvement of Autonomous Power-supply Systems

Ibrahim Ahmed Ibrahim Mohamed and Abuelsaud Raif Siam Sayed Ahmed, Egyptian postgraduates of the School of Energy & Power Engineering have defended their thesis papers on autonomous electro technical...
10 February

Experiment in Japan Proves Russian-Japanese Low-profile Antenna Operates in 5G Frequency Band

The researchers of TPU and Gifu University (Japan) have developed an ultra-small antenna for the 5G networks. It is easy to manufacture and about five times smaller than the available counterparts. Th...
10 February

TPU Scientists Measure Characteristics of Spectral Line of Cherenkov Radiation in Super-Radiant Regime

The scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with the colleagues from Keysight company have conducted an experiment with an electron beam at the TPU microtron to study a super-radiant regime...
08 February

Materials for Cancer and Atherosclerosis Treatment to be Generated by New TPU Laboratory under Mega-Grant

In 2021, a laboratory of piezo- and magnetoelectric materials will be created at Tomsk Polytechnic University with funding from a mega-grant from the Government of the Russian Federation. The laborato...
29 January

Scientists Synthetize New Material for High-Performance Supercapacitors

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University jointly with colleagues from the University of Lille (Lille, France) synthetized a new material based on reduced graphene oxide (rGO) for supercapacitors, en...
15 January

TPU Receives X-Ray Photoelectron Spectrometer for Material Analysis

Tomsk Polytechnic University has received an X-ray photoelectron spectrometer (XPS) for material analysis. The instrument has been purchased by the grant of the Ministry of Education and Science of th...
12 January

TPU Chemists Convert Plastic Bottle Waste into Insecticide Sorbent

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University proposed a method to create a sorbent for imidacloprid insecticide removal from water. The sorbent belongs to metal-organic frameworks, a class of non-conven...
23 December 2020

Scientists: Xenon Improves Properties of Maxillofacial and Orthopedic Implants

Scientists of Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) jointly with the colleagues from Siberian State Medical University (SSMU) and Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University (IKBFU) studied the properties of...
15 December 2020

TPU Wins 2 Mega-grants of Russian Government to Research New Materials for Medicine and Green Chemistry

The Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation announced the results of the eighth mega-grant competition to support research conducted under the supervision of leading scientists. Tw...
08 December 2020