Marine Robotics Discussed at NUST MISIS

The all-Russian conference devoted to the development of Russia`s marine robotics, organized by the All-Russian Movement for Support of the Navy together with naval, shipbuilding, scientific & research, education, entrepreneurial, governmental, industrial and other structures was recently held at NUST MISIS. The conference is held in the interests of transport shipping, domestic shipbuilding, the ship repairing industry, the Russian Navy, the marine border coast guard, river and fishing fleets, marine science, domestic boating, and yachting.

Professor Philip Altbach: “A Spirit of Innovations Prevails at NUST MISIS”

Philip G. Altbach, a research professor and the founding director of the Center for International Higher Education at Boston College (USA), as well as a member of the Council of the Russian Government Program for Competitiveness Enhancement of Leading Russian Universities among Global Research and Education Centers (Project 5-100), recently visited NUST MISIS for the second time. Professor Altbach delivered a lecture on “Internationalization in the Context of Globalization” and answered student questions.

NUST MISIS Students Develop an App for Patients with Bronchiectasis

A group of 1st year master`s degree students from the NUST MISIS College of Information Business Systems has suggested a solution to the problem of medication intake for those who have bronchiectasis. The suggestion is a special bracelet used to control the use of an inhaler and to monitor the patient`s condition. The prototype was presented as part of the IBM open student hackathon held through the support of Bayer.

Georgy Krasnyansky Awarded the Russian Federation Presidential Certificate of Honor

Professor Georgy Krasnyansky, a Doctor of Economics, a scientific advisor at the NUST MISIS Interuniversity Center for Strategic Management and the Conjuncture of Commodity Markets, and an honored Russian economist, was awarded the Russian Federation Presidential Certificate of Honor for “Labour achievements, social activity, and many years of diligent work”.

Russia and European Union Allocate 12.5 Million Euros to Fight Against Viruses

The European Union and Russia have announced three new joint projects devoted to the fight against human immunodeficiency viruses, hepatitis, and triggers of tuberculosis as part of Horizon 2020, the largest EU research program. The program representatives spoke about their plans for 2018-2020 and cooperation with Russia during a recent seminar held at NUST MISIS.