RUDN – large research center

Laboratories and centres with state-of-the-art equipment, full-employment PhD program,
university’s research project management system, joint research with leading
Russian and international scientists and scholars,
research teams’ financial support –
development vector of a research university.

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All news
23 Sep 2020
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.

18 Sep 2020
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.

17 Sep 2020
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.

All events
25 Feb
International Scientific and Practical Conference "International Accounting and Auditing Standards: Application Practice in the Digital Economy"
The purpose of the conference is to discuss the application of international accounting and auditing standards and search for directions for their rational use in the Russian Federation based on the experience of the CIS countries.
Direction: Science
Event format: Сonference
2 Feb
International Scientific and Practical Conference «Law and Space: Current Issues and World Trends»
By the beginning of the Conference, a collective monograph with materials selected by the organizing committee is to be published.
Direction: Science
Event format: Сonference
17 - 18 Dec
Workshop "Mathematical modelling in biomedicine"
Topic: mathematical modelling in biomedicine, speakers: members and collaborators of the center