Novosibirsk State University has strengthened its position, jumping to 433 place in the overall ranking of world universities by the media company U.S. News and World Report.
A solemn ceremony honoring the winners of the All-Russian Public-State “Hot Heart-2019” Initiative was held at the Great Patriotic War Museum located in Moscow at Poklonnaya Gora.
On April 1, the finals of the “Changellenge Cup IT” case championship took place in Moscow.
Elena Vladimirovna Boldyreva, Doctor of Chemical Sciences, leading researcher at the G.K. Boreskov Institute of Catalysis SB RAS, and Head of the NSU Solid State Chemistry Section at the Department of Natural Sciences, will head the William Bragg International Prize Organizing Committee.
NSU hosted the ODS-meet-up, “Natural Language Understanding (NLU) in Russian: ELMO vs. BERT”.
The Geological Olympiad consists of distance and on-site competitions. The XLV Siberian Geological Olympiad on-site competition at NSU attracted 130 schoolchildren on 22 teams from many towns in Russia and Kazakhstan, including Alma-Ata and Ust-Kamenogorsk.
NSU scientists Sergey Kobtsev, Boris Nyushkov, Dmitry Kolker, together with their colleagues Victor Pivtsov and Alexander Antropov, from the Institute of Laser Physics SB RAS, published an article, “Femtosecond 78-nm tunable Er: Fiber Laser Based Drop-shaped Resonator Topology”, in the “Journal of Light Wave Technology”. This is one of the leading journals in the field of laser technology.
The International Student Youth Forum “Interweek” is one of NSU’s oldest traditions. It began in the spring 1966 at the first “Mayevka”, the student lead symbol of international proletarian solidarity. By the end of the 1970s, Interweek had become a brand name event for NSU and one of the leading youth forums not only at NSU, but in the world. Interweek is organized by the Center for Extracurricular Activities and Educational Work. Master classes, seminars, games, concerts, and sporting events will take place from April 25 to April 30.
This is an annual event hosted by the Geology and Geophysics Department. It was designed for people of all ages and professions so that anyone interested in geography can test their knowledge of geography. Everyone is welcome; an English version will be available for foreign participants.