12th International Conference on Gravitation, Astrophysics and Cosmology “ICGAC-12”
12th International Conference on Gravitation, Astrophysics and Cosmology “ICGAC-12" From June 28 to July 5 the 12th International Conference on Gravitation, Astrophysics and Cosmology “ICGAC-12” will be held in RUDN University’s main building. The conference is organized jointly with the Russian Gravitational Society, Centre for Gravitation and Fundamental Metrology (ВНИИМС) and the Laboratory of Theoretical Physics (JINR, Dubna). The conference program will include plenary and sectional reports on the latest achievements in the field of gravitation, cosmology and astrophysics, interactions’ aggregation patterns, superstring theory and the M-theory, dark matter and dark energy, "black holes" and "wormholes", gravitational experiments and fundamental physical constants. These are progressive areas of modern fundamental research in physics and astronomy, in which Russian scientists’ works are acknowledged on a high international level. The conference is expected to be attended by about 150 people, including both Russian and foreign well-known scientists and young professionals. Conference abstracts and proceedings will be published as a result of the event.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia has risen to position 601-800 in the Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2022 (THE WUR 2022). The list includes only 1,662 universities in the world, 60+ of them are Russian.
Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia has become the best among Russian universities in the international ARWU (Shanghai Ranking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects) ranking in Agriculture. RUDN University entered this ranking for the first time and immediately found itself among 201-300 best. The university also shot up 100 positions in Mathematics.
According to the ranking of the best universities in the world QS World University Rankings 2022, RUDN University has risen by 9 positions and took the 317th place.