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Legal news in Education: 9 issue of law digest

HSE University
The new winter digest on legal information invites to discuss latest problems of education legislation and also informs about last changes in law

New opportunities are opened to young researchers: «Academics Open Doors» project is launched.

It is the first time in Russia when such a project based on the platform of the Association of Global Universities is launched. The project is aimed at the expansion of research teams and the development of universities research networks.

Results of the «I am professional» Student Olympiad

HSE University
On 21 February press conference devoted to the major educational contest «I am professional» where 295 thousands students all around Russia took part was held. The winners of the Olympiad will receive not only valuable prizes, but also unique professional opportunities

ETU “LETI” expands its presence in cyberspace

Saint-Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” has improved its position in the Webometrics Ranking.

To Brazil - for knowledge and sunshine

Saint-Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” and Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ) signed a cooperation agreement.

Kick-off meeting on a joint Russian-Greek project held in Athens

From December 17 to December 18, a kick-off meeting was held in Athens (Greece) on the joint Russian-Greek project "Research and Development of Memristive Nanomaterials and Electronic Devices for Quantum and Neuromorphic Computing" (MEM-Q).

IKBFU to launch a centre for training early career researchers to conduct X-ray free electron laser experiments

IKBFU's Fabrika science park held a roundtable on the potential involvement of Russian scientists in projects run by the European XFEL GmbH (Hamburg, Germany).

Scientists sug­gested using ti­ta­ni­um nit­ri­de in­ste­ad of gold in op­to­e­lec­tro­nics

An international team of scientists from Russia, Sweden and the USA suggested replacing gold and silver, which are used in optoelectronic devices, with an inexpensive material of titanium nitride. The results of the study are published in the journal Applied Physics Letters.

Young scholars of Samara University presented the project of a new generation spacecraft of "AIST" family

Samara University
Participants of international United Nations Workshop on cosmic space issues were presented with an initiative project of Samara scholars, i.e. small mass-dimensional spacecraft “AIST-3”.

Scientists of SibFU have found a way to determine the toxicity of nanomaterials

Official website of the Russian Science Foundation reports that a group of scientists from Siberian Federal University and Krasnoyarsk Scientific Center of the SB RAS has developed a bioluminescent enzymatic test system for assessing the toxicity of carbon nanomaterials.