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Life in RUDN
16 Aug
Results of the summer direct line of RUDN Rector with international students

August 2, Oleg Yastrebov, RUDN Rector held a traditional meeting with international students. 167 participants were online, 23 came in person, managing to discuss more than 50 issues. Read the answers to the most important ones.

Science
15 Aug
Manager, secretary and welder are the most harmful professions for psychological health, a study by a RUDN University physician showed

RUDN University physician together with colleagues from Kazakhstan conducted the first study in Kazakhstan onthe standard of living on parameters related to physical and psychological health. Among other things, thestudy showed the three most harmful professions for psychological health.

Science
12 Aug
RUDN University scientist compares algorithms for solving the optimal control problem

The RUDN University scientist compared the performance of several algorithms for solving optimal control problems that arise everywhere, from economics to cosmonautics.

Science
01 Aug
“Sustainable city implies green city”: scientists discussed new challenges and prospects in the sustainable development of megacities at the Smart and Sustainable Cities 2022 conference

From July 20 to 22, 2022, the 3rd International conference Smart and Sustainable Cities was held on the basis of the Department of Landscape Architecture and Sustainable Ecosystem (RUDN), concerning advanced technologies for sustainable development of urban green infrastructure.. For the third time, the conference has become an open discussion platform that unites not only the research community, but also municipal services, environmental protection agencies and organizations working in the field of urban management and landscaping.

Alumni
22 Jul
“People read Viktor Pelevin in China — there are many Chinese elements in his works that can resonate” — Tian Yang (China)

Why do people read Viktor Pelevin in China? Who are the New Historicists and what is their theory about? How can an author create new frontiers for a story? Read an interview with Tian Yang, graduate of RUDN Philological faculty.

Science
22 Jul
DFDE-2022, conference of leading mathematicians ended at RUDN University

June 28 - July 5, RUDN University hosted the Ninth International Conference on Differential and Functional Differential Equations (DFDE-2022), a satellite of the International Congress of Mathematicians 2022, which takes place on July 6-14.

International cooperation
22 Jul
RUDN lecturer Victoria Kuznetsova got a PhD degree from the University of the Balearic Islands in Spain

Victoria Kuznetsova, lecturer at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at RUDN University, received a PhD diploma in the program “History, Art History and Geography” from the University of the Balearic Islands, Spain. The award ceremony took place at the Consulate General of Spain in Moscow, in June 2022.

Science
22 Jul
RUDN University Chemists Propose a One-Step Synthesis of Substances for Medicine

The RUDN University chemists have discovered a reaction for the synthesis of acetimidamides, heterocyclic compounds with biological activity that can be used for the synthesis of hormones, anti-inflammatory and other medical drugs. The reaction goes in one step with an efficiency of up to 96%.

Science
21 Jul
RUDN University Biologist Outlined the Molecular Mechanisms of Herbal Extracts in Fish

The RUDN University biologist with colleagues from Egypt, Italy, Iran, Canada, Thailand and Turkey summarized research data on the effect of phytonutrients on fish health at the molecular level.

About RUDN
21 Jul
RUDN University is in 4th place in terms of the number of entries in the TOP-10 of the “Expert” ranking

Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia is represented in all 16 subject rankings and in five out of six subject profiles of the Expert Analytical Center ranking. RUDN University showed the best results in the following areas: “Ecology” and “Agriculture and Biological Sciences” — 1st place. “Mathematics”, “Chemistry”, “Artificial Intelligence”, “Renewable Energy” are in the TOP — 5 subject ranking. In total, 152 universities were ranked in 2022 (137 in 2021).

Career
20 Jul
Rector of RUDN University Oleg Yastrebov awarded the Certificate of Merit from the President of the Russian Federation

Yury Chikhanchin, Director of the Federal Financial Monitoring Service of Russia (Rosfinmonitoring), presented Oleg Yastrebov, RUDN Rector, with a Certificate of Merit from the President of the Russian Federation.

Science
19 Jul
RUDN doctors have shown that "silk" protein can heal wounds 1.5 times faster

Doctors of RUDN University and the Federal Scientific Center for Transplantology and Artificial Organs of the Russian Federation experimentally showed that structures made of silk protein (fibroin) accelerate wound healing by 1.5 times.