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NUST MISIS to join the world`s academic elite by 2020

NUST MISiS has confirmed its position as the leading scientific and educational center in the field of materials science in Russia. The international consulting company PricewaterhouseCoopers has announced such results on the NUST MISiS Supervisory Board meeting.

Liberalization of education discussed at NUST MISIS

NUST MISiS hosted the meeting of Philip G. Altbach, member of the International Council under the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, with the university`s administration to discuss liberalization of higher education.

NUST MISIS was awarded at iENA-2015

The joint project of the NUST MISiS research group and Endogene-Globetek (Australia) Innovative Medical Technologies with Shape Memory was awarded with the gold medal at the 67th International Trade Fair iENA-2015, Ideas — Inventions — New Products.

NUST MISIS was awarded at iENA-2015

The joint project of the NUST MISiS research group and Endogene-Globetek (Australia) Innovative Medical Technologies with Shape Memory was awarded with the gold medal at the 67th International Trade Fair iENA-2015, Ideas — Inventions — New Products.

NUST MISIS partners with edX

NUST MISiS has become a partner of one of the world`s leading educational online-platforms edX. The platform was created by MIT and Harvard University.

EdCrunch: education reaches a totally new level

NUST MISiS under support of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation held the II International Conference EdCrunch. The culmination of the conference was the launch of the National Online Education Platform developed by the Russian leading universities.

NUST MISIS Supercomputer Calculates Paths in Quest of New States of Matter

Through the application of quantum mechanical modelling calculated with the use of computational capability, the Laboratory for the Modeling and Development of New Materials (NUST MISiS) research team, led by visiting professor I. Abrikosov (Linkoeping University, Sweden), theoretically substantiated the results of a unique experiment conducted earlier by Bayreuth University (Germany) scientists on metallic osmium compression under the extreme pressure of more than 7.7 million atmospheres.

NUST MISIS has shown the greatest rate of growth in Webometrics

NUST MISiS has made a major breakthrough in International Ranking of World Universities rising by 256 positions. Only four Russian Universities — participants of Project 5-100 (NUST MISiS, MEPHI, ITMO University, Saint-Petersburg Polytechnic University) have demonstrated positive dynamics. NUST MISiS has shown the most considerable rate of growth.

NUST MISIS Opens Lab to Develop Anti-radiation Coatings & Catalysts for Gas Processing

NUST MISiS allocates 120 million rubles to open two new laboratories within the Academic Excellence Program among Russian universities “5-100.” The winning laboratories will deal with developments in the field of new materials. Research teams will be led by Professor Akihisa Inoue (University Educational Corporation “Josiah”, Japan) and by Professor Leonid Kustov (Institute of Organic Chemistry, Russia).

Quantum Computer: Still Myth or Reality?

July 13 2015, the III International Conference on Quantum Technologies was organized by the Russian Quantum Center in Moscow. One of the leading speakers and experts of the conference was Alexey Ustinov, Head of the Superconducting Metamaterials Laboratory at NUST MISiS, member of the Scientific Council of the Russian Quantum Center, Head of the Laboratory of Experimental Physics and Technology, University of Karlsruhe, Germany.

Yury Estrin Receives Thomson Reuters Citation Award 2015

Every three years, on the basis of the data on citations of scientific papers, Thomson Reuters selects outstanding Australian researchers and their teams, who have made a significant contribution to one of the eleven areas of science, including in the fields of Engineering, Social Sciences, and Humanities.

NUST МISIS at NAFSA International Educational Expo

On May 26-29, 2015, the 67th Annual Conference and Expo of NAFSA: Association of International Educators was held in Boston,USА. NUST MISiS participated in this event with other top Russian universities in the framework of the Academic Excellence Program named as the „5-100” Project.

Russia Is Joining the World Race Towards Quantum Computer Creation

Scientists from leading universities and scientific centers actually created the first in Russia superconducting qubit necessary for the quantum computer creation. A group of researchers led by Alexey Ustinov (NUST МISIS, Russian Quantum Center), Oleg Astafiev (MIPT) and Valery Ryazanov (Institute of Solid State Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences) worked on this project. Alexey Ustinov shared his comments on this outstanding invention.

NUST MISIS Scientists Receive Government Award of the Russian Federation for Young Scientists

A team of scientists at NUST MISIS consisting of Alexey Afanasyev, Andrey Ignatov, Olga Krivolapova, Elena Tarasova, and Svetlana Schurenkova (TSNIITMASH), was recognized by the Russian Federation Government with an award in the field of science and technology for young scientists for the development of the metallurgical technology of fibrous magnetic materials for innovative fabrics to ensure comprehensive protection of humans from external influences.