Students and teachers of RUDN gain access to the SciFinder-n platform
Students and teachers of RUDN gain access to the SciFinder-n platform
Access to the SciFinder-n platform is open at RUDN University form April, 1. You can use the database from any university computer.

SciFinder-n is an innovative platform that provides the most relevant and high-quality information for chemical research from fellow scientists at CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service). SciFinder-n provides access to full-text materials, indexed patents and other materials.

To work with the database, you should pre-register, create an individual login and password.

Important:

Registration and work with SciFinder can be performed on any computer of RUDN University computer network using an individual login and password.

For successful registration, you must specify a corporate email address (within the domain rudn.ru).

For any questions, please e-mail fomicheva-sa@rudn.ru

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23 Sep
RUDN chemist creates catalyst to produce anti-mosquito substances

A chemist from RUDN University has developed a catalyst for the production of eugenol acetate, a substance that destroys the larvae of mosquitoes transmitting dangerous diseases, being a safe chemical for human health.

Science
18 Sep
RUDN soil scientists developed a new method for assessing soil fertility

RUDN soil scientists have revealed a direct correlation between the rate of soil formation of carbon dioxide, called CO2 emissions, and the content of microbial biomass in it. It is known that CO2 emission from soil is mainly conditioned by respiration of soil microorganisms and plant roots. The more CO2 soil emits, the more microbial biomass it usually contains. It was shown that CO2 emission by chernozem of different ecosystems (or different types of land use) correlates with the content of microbial biomass, and most closely with the rate of its microbial respiration. And the soil with good microbial properties has the “best quality”, is more fertile, provides the highest yield of crops and other plant biomass.

Science
17 Sep
RUDN chemist developed a new catalyst for “green” biofuels

A RUDN chemist has synthesized a catalyst for the production of gamma-valerolactone — an energy-intensive “green” biofuel. The catalyst based on zirconium dioxide and zeolite has shown high efficiency in converting the waste of wood plant materials — methyl levulinate — to gamma-valerolactone.