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05.08.2020
SESC NSU Student Wins “Gold” at International Chemistry Olympiad

The 54th International Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad for high school students took place in mid-July. Hosted by the Lomonosov Moscow State University Chemistry Department, it was the first to be held remotely with 130 students from 27 CIS countries, the Baltic States and South-Eastern Europe, participating. Stepan Epifantsev, a 10th grade student at SESC NSU, was a gold medalist.

04.08.2020
NSU Researchers Study How Proteins Collide with DNA

Researchers at the NSU Natural Sciences Department’s Laboratory of Protein Engineering studied what happens when moving DNA polymerases, the proteins that copy genetic information, collide with other proteins that are tightly attached to DNA. The results of their work were published in the Swiss journal “Genes”.

27.07.2020
SESC NSU Participates in International Mathematical Modeling Competition SESC NSU Participates in International Mathematical Modeling Competition

An SESC team participated in the international stage of the International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IMMC) for high school children. Two teams from Russia were among the 53 teams with representatives from 30 countries taking part in the traditionally remote competition.   


09.07.2020
NSU MA Graduate Research Helps Assess Poverty in Zambia NSU MA Graduate Research Helps Assess Poverty in Zambia

Owen Siyoto, an MA graduate of the Big Data Analytics & Artificial Intelligence Program at the NSU Mechanics and Mathematics Department, completed a thesis applying the learning transfer and ridge regression concepts to satellite imagery to predict poverty in Zambia.  

03.07.2020
Scientists Investigate Effect of Corticosteroid Hormones on Heart Surgery in Children Scientists Investigate Effect of Corticosteroid Hormones on Heart Surgery in Children

Russian scientists were part of an international team that conducted a study on the role of corticosteroid hormones (dexamethasone) on complications and mortality in children undergoing surgery for congenital heart defects. 

30.06.2020
The Mathematical Center in Akademgorodok will serve as a platform for coordinating cooperation between three institutes of the SB RAS and the Huawei company The Mathematical Center in Akademgorodok will serve as a platform for coordinating cooperation between three institutes of the SB RAS and the Huawei company

Three institutes of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences – Sobolev Institute of Mathematics, Institute of Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Geophysics, A. P. Ershov Institute of Informatics Systems – and Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (Russia) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). The Mathematical Center in Akademgorodok will become a centralised platform for communications and launching joint projects.

26.06.2020
Scientists Identify Genes Associated with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Scientists Identify Genes Associated with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain

Scientists at the NSU Natural Sciences Department Theoretical and Applied Functional Genomics Laboratory and Institute of Cytology and Genetics Laboratory of Recombination and Segregation Analysis, together with foreign colleagues, proposed a non-standard approach to the study of the genetic foundations of chronic pain.

18.06.2020
Novosibirsk Scientists Improve Research on Testing Influenza Drugs and Vaccines Novosibirsk Scientists Improve Research on Testing Influenza Drugs and Vaccines

In a new study, a team of scientists including NSU Natural Sciences Department graduates, demonstrated a wider range of possible applications for an adapted version of the influenza B virus. 

10.06.2020
NSU Improves QS World University Ranking NSU Improves QS World University Ranking

For the fourth consecutive year, Novosibirsk State University has ranked in the top 250 best universities in the world in the authoritative QS 2021World Universities Ranking.  This year the University placed 228, an increase of 3 positions from last year’s 231. 

01.06.2020
SESC NSU Team Wins Russian Stage of International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IMMC) SESC NSU Team Wins Russian Stage of International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IMMC)

A team from SESC NSU won the Russian national stage of the International Mathematical Modeling Challenge, an annual on-line competition.

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22.05.2020
NSU Scientists Survey Emotional Response to COVID-19 NSU Scientists Survey Emotional Response to COVID-19

Scientists at the NSU V. Zelman Institute of Medicine and Psychology (VZIMP) conducted a survey on human behavior in the context of uncertainty due to COVID-19 pandemic.

23.03.2020
New Master's Program «Paleobiologic and stratigraphic aspects of paleobotany research» has opened in NSU New Master's Program «Paleobiologic and stratigraphic aspects of paleobotany research» has opened in NSU

The program will familiarize students with modern paleontological and stratigraphic research including micro-paleontology, paleo-technology, and paleoecology.

16.03.2020
NSU is Temporarily Switching to Distance Learning NSU is Temporarily Switching to Distance Learning

In connection with the threat of the new 2019-nCoV coronavirus infection (COVID 19) spreading at NSU, the University is taking a number of preventative measures. In March, NSU’s traditional Open Day is canceled and the annual International Scientific Student Conference (ISSC-2020) will be rescheduled.

23.01.2020
SESC NSU Participates in International Students’ Science Fair SESC NSU Participates in International Students’ Science Fair

A delegation from SESC NSU (Lavrentyev Physics-Mathematics School) participated in the 16th International Students’ Science Fair ISSF-2020 in Thailand.

12.12.2019
NSU Participates in Forums for Leading World Universities NSU Participates in Forums for Leading World Universities

In order to improve international cooperation with leading Asian universities, representatives of Novosibirsk State University took an active part in bilateral forums for rectors from Russia, Japan, Kazakhstan, and the Republic of Korea. The events took place at Moscow State University and Hankuk University of Foreign Languages ​​(Seoul, South Korea).

06.12.2019
NSU Scientist Weites Biography of Khan Mohammad-Amin NSU Scientist Weites Biography of Khan Mohammad-Amin

Boris Ilyushin, a junior researcher from the Novosibirsk State University’s Humanities Research Laboratory, has written a detailed biography sketch of Khan Mohammad-Amin, a significant figure in the history of the Kazan principality. His book, “Muhammad Amin – the King of Kazan: A Biographical Sketch” presents famous episodes in the life and political activity of the Khan. Ilyushin researched the book from September to December 2018.

 

15.10.2019
NSU #3 Best University in Eastern Europe and Central Asia NSU #3 Best University in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

On October 15, the British company Quacquarelli Symonds published the results of their annual rankings, “QS University: Emerging Europe and Central Asia 2020. 

16.08.2019
NSU in Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities NSU in Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities

Novosibirsk State University was among only four Russian universities in the Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU).

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27.07.2020
SESC NSU Participates in International Mathematical Modeling Competition SESC NSU Participates in International Mathematical Modeling Competition

An SESC team participated in the international stage of the International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IMMC) for high school children. Two teams from Russia were among the 53 teams with representatives from 30 countries taking part in the traditionally remote competition.   


30.06.2020
The Mathematical Center in Akademgorodok will serve as a platform for coordinating cooperation between three institutes of the SB RAS and the Huawei company The Mathematical Center in Akademgorodok will serve as a platform for coordinating cooperation between three institutes of the SB RAS and the Huawei company

Three institutes of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences – Sobolev Institute of Mathematics, Institute of Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Geophysics, A. P. Ershov Institute of Informatics Systems – and Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (Russia) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU). The Mathematical Center in Akademgorodok will become a centralised platform for communications and launching joint projects.

26.06.2020
Scientists Identify Genes Associated with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain Scientists Identify Genes Associated with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain

Scientists at the NSU Natural Sciences Department Theoretical and Applied Functional Genomics Laboratory and Institute of Cytology and Genetics Laboratory of Recombination and Segregation Analysis, together with foreign colleagues, proposed a non-standard approach to the study of the genetic foundations of chronic pain.

18.06.2020
Novosibirsk Scientists Improve Research on Testing Influenza Drugs and Vaccines Novosibirsk Scientists Improve Research on Testing Influenza Drugs and Vaccines

In a new study, a team of scientists including NSU Natural Sciences Department graduates, demonstrated a wider range of possible applications for an adapted version of the influenza B virus. 

10.06.2020
NSU Improves QS World University Ranking NSU Improves QS World University Ranking

For the fourth consecutive year, Novosibirsk State University has ranked in the top 250 best universities in the world in the authoritative QS 2021World Universities Ranking.  This year the University placed 228, an increase of 3 positions from last year’s 231. 

01.06.2020
SESC NSU Team Wins Russian Stage of International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IMMC) SESC NSU Team Wins Russian Stage of International Mathematical Modeling Challenge (IMMC)

A team from SESC NSU won the Russian national stage of the International Mathematical Modeling Challenge, an annual on-line competition.

13.05.2020
NSU Scientist Receives International Award for Work in Light Scattering NSU Scientist Receives International Award for Work in Light Scattering

The Elsevier / JQSRT Peter C. Waterman Award is a prestigious international award for young scientists in the field of light scattering. In addition to the commemorative diploma, the winner receives $750.

30.04.2020
Learning without borders: an NSU professor has tested a new approach to online classes Learning without borders: an NSU professor has tested a new approach to online classes

Professor of Economics Vladislav Silkin told how he managed to triple the attendance of his course during distance learning.

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09.07.2020
NSU MA Graduate Research Helps Assess Poverty in Zambia NSU MA Graduate Research Helps Assess Poverty in Zambia

Owen Siyoto, an MA graduate of the Big Data Analytics & Artificial Intelligence Program at the NSU Mechanics and Mathematics Department, completed a thesis applying the learning transfer and ridge regression concepts to satellite imagery to predict poverty in Zambia.  

03.07.2020
Scientists Investigate Effect of Corticosteroid Hormones on Heart Surgery in Children Scientists Investigate Effect of Corticosteroid Hormones on Heart Surgery in Children

Russian scientists were part of an international team that conducted a study on the role of corticosteroid hormones (dexamethasone) on complications and mortality in children undergoing surgery for congenital heart defects. 

27.05.2020
NSU Scientists Investigate History of the “Traveling Salesman” Algorithm NSU Scientists Investigate History of the “Traveling Salesman” Algorithm

Rene van Bevern, Head of the Algorithm Laboratory, NSU Department of Mechanics and Mathematics and Victoria Slugina, Deputy Director of Research at the Humanities Institute, studied the origin of the algorithm for a classic combinatorial optimization problem, “the traveling salesman”.  

06.05.2020
Novosibirsk Scientists Uncover the Proton Conducting Mechanism in Environmentally Friendly Proton Exchange Membranes Novosibirsk Scientists Uncover the Proton Conducting Mechanism in Environmentally Friendly Proton Exchange Membranes

A joint effort of scientists from the Laboratory for Structures and Functional Properties of Molecular Systems (NSU Physics Department), Boreskov Institute of Catalysis SB RAS and University of Kyoto, provided an in-depth molecular-scale picture of proton conductivity mechanism in an acid-free proton-exchange membrane based on a porous metal-organic framework and urea. 

13.02.2020
Developments by NSU scientists Increases Effectiveness of Antiviral Drugs Developments by NSU scientists Increases Effectiveness of Antiviral Drugs

Researchers at NSU and the Federal Research Center of Fundamental and Translational Medicine (FRC FTM) obtained a mouse-adapted strain of influenza B virus and created additional tools to predict the effectiveness of the vaccine against strain drift and to assess drug efficacy against influenza.

11.02.2020
NSU Scientist Lectures on the New Epidemic: “There is no Vaccine Against the Chinese Coronavirus” NSU Scientist Lectures on the New Epidemic: “There is no Vaccine Against the Chinese Coronavirus”

On February 10, International Day of Science and Humanism - Darwin Day, the Coronavirus epidemic was the topic of the first lecture in the fourth cycle of the Darwin University Week popular science marathon series that focuses on the origins of everything. 

06.02.2020
Novosibirsk Scientists Publish Review “Current Computational Concepts for High-Pressure Phase Transition Studies in Molecular Crystals” Novosibirsk Scientists Publish Review “Current Computational Concepts for High-Pressure Phase Transition Studies in Molecular Crystals”

Scientists at the NSU Natural Sciences Department Laboratory of Physico-Chemical Fundamentals of Pharmaceutical Materials and the Institute of Solid State Chemistry and Mechanochemistry SB RAS compiled a single review of existing computational methods for studying high pressure phase transitions of organic substances. 

31.01.2020
NSU Launches Radiocarbon Dating Center NSU Launches Radiocarbon Dating Center

In 2019 Novosibirsk State University took possession of a MICADAS accelerating mass spectrometer (AMS) that determines the radiocarbon age of bioorganic samples, including milligram mass.

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03.05.2018
InterGames-2018 United 2500 participants from 35 Countries InterGames-2018 United 2500 participants from 35 Countries

This year InterGames became a part of the NSU Interweek youth festival.  More than 2500 students from NSU and other universities attended the large-scale sporting event. Participants competed in internationally popular sports as well as national sports that some of the competitors had never heard of.

21.12.2017
NSU Hosts First International Basketball Match with Sino-Russian Institute (SRI) Students NSU Hosts First International Basketball Match with Sino-Russian Institute (SRI) Students

«Sport is the best way to find friends» according to participants in the first international basketball game between the Russian student team and students at the Sino-Russian Institute (3rd year, Physics and Natural Sciences Departments) that took place at the NSU Sports Complex.
Even though the Chinese team lost to its Russian rivals, the SRI students are sure that the match was a success, because friendship won.

17.05.2017
Novosibirsk will have a resource class for children with autism Novosibirsk will have a resource class for children with autism

A resource class for children with autism will be opened at the Gornostay Educational Center (Gymnasium No. 6 in Novosibirsk)

16.05.2017
Back to NSU for anyone who loves NSU Back to NSU for anyone who loves NSU

Back to NSU Day invited everyone to become a student at Novosibirsk State University

15.05.2017
NSURBANIA: "Feel the washers, feel the grooves - it's all for you" NSURBANIA: "Feel the washers, feel the grooves - it's all for you"

Last weekend, the annual NSURBANIA youth culture festival was held at Novosibirsk State University. More than fifteen activities including master classes, dance battles, street food and creative collectives helped bring a hip street atmosphere to the courtyard of the new building

24.03.2017
NSU teams win at the Mountain Hiking World Championship NSU teams win at the Mountain Hiking World Championship

NSU mountain hiking groups won prizes in the 5th and 6th complexity categories in the World Championship

17.03.2017
An NSU student won the silver medal in the National Student Chess League Championship An NSU student won the silver medal in the National Student Chess League Championship

A fourth-year student in the Faculty of Mechanics and Mathematics at Novosibirsk State University, Roman Kezin, has become the silver medalist in the National Student Chess Championship

03.03.2017
NSU student became the winner of the Russian Cup in underwater sports NSU student became the winner of the Russian Cup in underwater sports

A third-year student at the Physics Department of the Novosibirsk State University, Andrey Khayrullin, as a member of the Novosibirsk Region team, won the Russian Cup in the underwater sport in the 4x100 meter relay race, and also won bronze in the individual championship, swimming at a distance of 100 meters in fins.

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