RUDN University journals «Vestnik RUDN» entered TOP-100 best Russian scientific journals
The journals were assessed according to more than 30 criteria depending on thematic relevance in the world research community.
Two RUDN journals are among TOP-100:
«RUDN Vestnik. Series: Agronomy and animal industries» (Chief editor V.Plyuschikov)
«RUDN Vestnik. Series: Political science» (Chief editor Yu.Pochta)
The contest is aimed at supporting scientific journals to help them enter international scientometric databases.
Heavy metals suppress enzyme activity in the soil by 3-3.5 times and have especially prominent effect on the enzymes that support carbon and sulfur circulation. This was discovered by a soil scientist from RUDN together with his colleagues from Chile, Germany, the UK and Venezuela. The data obtained by the team can lead to more efficient use and fertilization of agricultural lands.
The RUDN University Academic Council Commission on Foreign Languages held its June research seminar in cooperation with international community of language teachers who became part of the international pro-bono project on challenges and solutions to foreign languages training during COVID-19.
Biologists from RUDN University described the role of tropical rainforests in the production of methane, the second most harmful greenhouse gas after CO2. It turned out that some areas of rainforests not only consumed methane but also emitted it.