NUST MISIS has entered the TOP-30 of the QS World University Rankings by Subject in “Engineering-Mineral & Mining”, rising one spot from 2017. The University has also strengthened its positions in the three following subjects: “Materials Science”, “Physics & Astronomy”, and “Engineering-Mechanical”, rising by a staggering 100 spots in all 3 subjects.
NUST MISIS scientists have synthesized nanohybrids with unique properties.
The number of state-funded spots in NUST MISIS’s Communications and International Public Relations program, which is taught entirely in English, has been doubled. Earlier in the
A group of NUST MISIS’s young scientists, for the very first time in Russia, has presented a new therapeutic material based on nanofibers made of polycaprolactone modified with a thin-film antibacterial composition and plasma components of human blood. Biodegradable bandages made from these fibers will accelerate the growth of tissue cells twice as quickly, contributing to the normal regeneration of damaged tissues, as well as preventing the formation of scars in cases of severe burns.
NUST MISIS scientists jointly with an international group of scientists have managed to develop a composite material that has the best piezoelectric properties today. The research results were published in Scientific Reports journal.
Representatives of 15 foreign universities visited NUST MISIS as part of the International Scientific Symposium “Miner`s Week-2018”. Agreements on international cooperation in the field of education and science were reached as a result of the round table discussion “The internationalization of education in the mining field”.
Two groups of NUST MISIS’s young scientists have won Moscow Government Awards for 2017.
Naranzhargal Munkhzhargal, a 4th year NUST MISIS student from Mongolia, has taken 2nd place in an All-Russian Olympiad for Russian language held among international students from Russian universities. The Association of International Students (AIS) together with the Plekhanov Russian University of Economics hosted the Olympiad.
On January 30th, 2018, the opening ceremony of the renovated Geological Museum named after V.V. Ershov was held at NUST MISIS as part of “Miner`s Week”, the world’s largest international industry event.
A memorandum on the establishment of the space mining industry in Russia was recently signed at NUST MISIS.
At the initiative of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation, NUST MISIS is now heading the technical committee on the standardization of “Solid Mineral Fuel” that started operations earlier this year. Anatoly Yanovsky, Deputy Minister of Energy, announced the development during the 26th International Scientific Symposium "Miner`s Week-2018"`s plenary session. NUST MISIS Professor Svetlana Epshtein has been appointed as the committee’s head.
Rapid-Tests on Quantum Dots to Carry out Early Heart Attack Diagnosis and to Identify Sepsis within 10 Minutes
NUST MISIS scientists have developed a new type of membrane test strip for the quantitative immunochromatographic rapid-test that will be able to accurately and quickly make an early diagnosis of an acute myocardial infarction through the presence of disease markers in blood, as well as to identify various things such as sepsis, a pregnancy’s duration, and viral & bacterial infections.
NUST MISIS and Lobaev Arms to Create Russia`s First Master`s Degree Program for the Organization of High-Tech Business
NUST MISIS and Lobaev Arms, Russia`s first private company for the production of arms, are announcing the creation of a joint master`s degree program aimed at training specialists to organize high-tech business in Russia and abroad.
NUST MISIS has won the “Career faculty” contest for the best project aimed at developing university work for training graduates with engineering and technical specialties. The contest was a part of the “Lift to the Future” program held by “Sistema”, a Russian charity foundation.
An international team consisting of Russian and German scientists has made a breakthrough in the creation of seemingly impossible materials. They have managed to create the world`s first quantum metamaterial which can be used as a control element in superconducting electrical circuits.
NUST MISIS and Rostec State Corporation have discussed the possibility of cooperating to implement joint R&D developments for various high-tech industries. NUST MISIS showed Rostec four promising projects it has developed together with industrial partners.