Scientists from South Ural State University held a seminar on geoinformatics at the University of Guantanamo (Cuba). After this seminar the representatives Russia and Cuba will discuss the possibility of creating a geoinformation observatory.
“Creation of a geoinformation observatory will allow Cuba and Russia to continue collaboration in the field of geoinformatics,” reports Berenice Servantes, Director of the Russian-Iberoamerican International Center of RSSU.
March 26th through April 1st, the Third Communication Leader of the 21st Century International Scientific and Educational Forum will be held at SUSU. It is being organized with the participation of the European Journalism Training Association (EJTA; Belgium), Heilongjiang University of Science and Technology (China), and Eurasian Academy of Television and Radio (Russia). This places emphasis on the international character of this scientific and educational event and facilitates broad international networking.
Poetry unites countries, nations and cultures and helps people understand each other. Within centuries, thoughts and feelings has been passing through people’s hearts in the form of poetry, reminding that we all are one big family and that we, all being so different, in reality are very alike each other.
Developing regions with severe climates is one of the most topical issues, especially in Russia featuring 4 climatic zones. Scientists from South Ural State University are working on improving motor trucks. Their modifications equipped with an intelligent system will be used for development of the Arctic Region and Siberia.
From March 22 till 24 of 2018, Viсtor Borisovich Khristenko, Chairman of SUSU’s Supervisory Board, Aleksandr Shestakov, the Rector of SUSU, Vice-Rectors, members of SUSU’s Project 5-100 Management Board, participants of strategy sessions on applied science and leaders of the key areas of the university’s development will hold a strategy session at SUSU.
This time, the main goals of the strategy session are:
Analysis and assessment of implementation process of the university’s strategy.
By initiative of the United Nations (UN), March 20th is celebrated as Earth Day around the world. The UN’s statement states that “Earth Day is a special time which is dedicated to bringing people to understand that the planet Earth is our home, feel our international “one-ness” and dependence on one another.”
Development of modern equipment and technology is inextricably connected with searching of new energy sources, first of all, electric one. Besides, the issue of eco-friendliness of generated energy becomes more and more topical lately. Scientists and students of South Ural State University are working on creation an autonomous charging device which does not causes damage to the environment.
On March 14th, Spring at SUSU 2018 Student Creativity Festival will start at South Ural State University. The festival is being held within the framework of Youth of Chelyabinsk Program, and Russian Student Spring Program for Support and Development of Student Creativity in order to support creative activities of students of our city.
Spring at SUSU 2018 Festival is one of the stages of Student Spring 2018 Festival. The next stage will be held at a city level in April.
SUSU students and teaching staff participated in themed events aimed at forming corporate culture among students and staff of the Polytechnic Institute.
The “Five Elements” quest opened the Week’s events. This name choice is not an accidental one: each station represented one of the 5 faculties of the Institute, and by completing all of the tests, the teams had to build their “rockets” and prepare them for launch.
On March 14 of 2018, an award ceremony of medal winners of the first professional Olympiad of students entitled “I am the Professional”, which is a part of the project platform entitled “Russia is the country of possibilities”, was held on the venue of the Russia is the Country of Possibilities Forum at the VDNH.
The team of SUSU-TV television and radio company and the SUSU Marketing and Strategic Communications Department named Bez Suflera (Without a Souffleur) won a cup of the first in Chelyabinsk’s history Brainfight among mass media.
The venue gathered representatives of television and radio broadcasting, printed and Internet editions and photographers competing in an intellectual fight. According to the game rules, the team which obtains more points by the results of the whole game, becomes the winner.
Innovative researchers from Khimki, near Moscow, have thought up how to look inside matter “with the help of a finger”. This is exactly the thing: on their mobile phones users can simply indicate their “point of research”, and the electronic device will analyze it on atomic level!
March 16 is the World Sleep Day. On this day, conferences and symposiums dedicated to the increase of awareness about the importance of sleep, problems of sleep, and the influence of diseases connected with sleep disorders on the health of people and the society in general are organized. At SUSU, the topic of sleep is studied within the study of stress carried out in School of Medical Biology.
On March 20th Ascension to Parnassus Poetry Contest will be held at South Ural State University.
Student Parnassus Literature Association was created at the SUSU Creativity Center in 1998. It is headed by Lidia Kuleshova, member of the Union of Writers of Russia. At the same time with the Club’s establishing an idea of the Ascension to Parnassus festival came to mind to popularize and support creative development of student young poets.
March 18th through 23rd, during the Ecology Week event, SUSU students will be able to learn everything about the importance of separate collection of waste, hand over items they don’t need for recycling, visit a free market, and create items from recyclable materials at one of the master classes.
Gazprom-Media Entertainment TV company announces the launch of their first hackathon, in which they are searching for projects with ready-made solutions, as well as for young developers and analysts who have ideas on creating new algorithms for data processing. The Hackathon will be held in Moscow, April 7th-8th.
Gazprom-Media Entertainment TV is part of Gazprom-Media Holding and owns the channels TNT, TV-3, Pyatnitsa!, TNT4, 2x2, and Comedy Club Production and Good Story Media producing companies.
The issue of using human- and environment-friendly technologies is a topical one throughout the world. One of the most contemporary methods of environment cleaning is photocatalysis. A scientist from South Ural State University Igor Krivtsov collaborating with Spanish University of Oviedo is successfully working on creating an innovative photocatalyst.
Today on the market of pipeline fittings a significant segment is occupied by flanges used for connection of pipes. Despite the fact that Russian companies are leaders of this market, they often use outdated technologies. The scientists from South Ural State University are working on expanding technological possibilities of processes of hot die forging to make them more cost-effective.
International Pi Day is celebrated on March 14th. This unofficial holiday was thought up by physicist Larry Shaw in 1987. He noted that in the American system of dates, in which the month is written before the day, the date of March 14th – 3/14 – matches the first numbers of π – 3.14. The SUSU Institute of Natural Sciences and Mathematics prepared an internet quest dedicated to this holiday.
Academic Readings: Fundamental Sciences and Clinical Medicine all-Russian scienсe-to-practice conference for young researchers and specialists in various fields of science and medicine will be held in Chelyabinsk. This is a large space for the exchanging experience and gaining new knowledge and contacts for the whole scientific community.