December 6-7, RUDN together with the Institute of Urban Soils of New York united leading world scientists and representatives of government and commercial organizations at the International Urban Soil Symposium in New York (USA). The participants discussed the possibilities of research collaborations to solve topical problems of restoring soil resources.
Luque Alvarez De Sotomayor Rafael, (Universidad de Córdoba), Director of the Scientific Center for Molecular Design and Synthesis of Innovative Compounds for Medicine is among the most cited scientists according to Highly Cited Researchers 2018.
Professors of famous foreign universities, chief editors of leading international scientific journals (Q1) in the field of linguistics, faculty members of leading Russian universities gathered in RUDN University.
On November 15, 2018, as part of the program of the International Conference of Young Researchers "Psychological Science and Practice", a Round Table dedicated to the 5th anniversary of the first and only Russian chapter of Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology, at the RUDN University was held.
November 1, 2018, the International Symposium "Theology in the Modern Educational and Scientific Space" was held at the Russian University of Peoples' Friendship on the basis of the Educational and Scientific Institute of Comparative Educational Policy in the framework of the Second All-Russian Scientific Conference "Theology in the Modern Scientific and Educational Space".
The conference is dedicated to discussing the features and prospects of creating and using educational electronic resources, forming electronic and distance learning platforms, training teachers in the conditions of introducing new IT, developing content, methods and means of teaching computer science in general, vocational and advanced education systems.
RUDN pedologists studied the combined effect of nitrogen-containing fertilizers and plastic mulching. The efficiency of the procedure turned out to depend on the part of the bed (the furrow or the ridge) that was fertilized. The results of the study were published in the Soil & Tillage Research journal.
On September 11-14, RUDN hosted a round table "Mathematical Modeling and Simulations - Key Tools to Master Challenges in Medicine?”, which brought together experts from Russia, Germany and France who focused on personalized medicine, calculation of algorithms for the flow and spread of infectious diseases, and processing of Big Data for diagnosis and therapy.
The present textbook was developed in accordance with the Federal Educational Standard of the Russian Federation and syllabi for the course of Obstetrics in the USA and Great Britain.
Vladimir Larionov, PhD, Assistant of the Department of Inorganic Chemistry, presented his research "The critical role of water in the reactivity of a chiral copper coordination polymer in the asymmetric Henri reaction" at the 28th International Conference on Organometallic Chemistry ICOMC-2018 in Florence, Italy.
July 15 - July 21 in Toronto (Canada), at the XIX ISA World Congress of Sociology congress "Power, Violence and Justice: Reflection, Response, Responsibility" employees of RUDN Institute of Foreign Languages Svetlana Sharonova and Natalia Erokhova were elected to the Research Committees of the International Sociological Association.
RUDN professor Ricardo Valentini, Head of the research laboratory "Smart Technologies for Sustainable Development of Urban Environment in the Conditions of Global Change" was awarded a medal in physics and natural sciences of the National Academy of Sciences of Italy. Founded in 1782, the National Academy of Sciences (also known as the Academy of the Forty (XL)) is one of the oldest and most prestigious scientific organizations in Europe. The mission of the Academy is to promote the development of scientific knowledge in the field of mathematics, physics and natural sciences. Since the end of the 18th century, the Academy has awarded a medal for the most outstanding scientists’ contribution to science in selected disciplines. At different times among the academy's awardees were such world-famous scientists as Amedeo Avogadro, Niels Bohr and Albert Einstein