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 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).
June 21, RUDN Rector Oleg Yastrebov and the head of Roskachestvo Maxim Protasov signed a cooperation agreement.
RUDN University has risen from 401 to 361 place in the international RUR World University Ranking 2022 over the year. Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia entered the top 100 universities in terms of “Teaching Quality”, ranking 95th in the world and 8th among Russian universities. In total, 1,024 universities were ranked in 2022 (869 in 2021).