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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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22 Jul
RUDN mathematician builds a COVID-19 spread model — it shows how vaccination affects pandemic

RUDN University mathematicians built a model of COVID-19 spreading based on two regression models. The mathematicians divided the countries into three groups, depending on the spreading rate and on the climatic conditions, and found a suitable mathematical approximation for each of them. Based on the model, the mathematicians predicted the subsequent waves. The forecast was accurate in countries where mass vaccination was not introduced.

21 Jul
Green Suburbs Can Be More Harmful to Urban Residents Than City Centers, Say Soil Scientists from RUDN University

Soil scientists from RUDN University confirmed that traditional approaches to monitoring of urban soil pollution ignore actual risks for urban residents because they don’t take into consideration the barrier function of the soil. The team used Moscow as an example to show that not only polluted downtown districts but also recreational parks and forest zones can pose a threat to people. This is due to the fact that the barrier functions of the soil are weaker in green suburbs, making it unable to withstand even the slightest pollution.

20 Jul
RUDN University scientist proved that people with visual impairments have more difficulties learning to learn a foreign language

A scientist from RUDN University analysed the effect of visual impairment on a person’s perception of unfamiliar sounds when learning a foreign language. The experiment showed that lack of access to visual cues makes learning difficult.

All events
3 Dec
Scientific seminar «Novel cationic 1,2,4-selenadiazoles: synthesisviaaddition of 2-pyridylselenyl halides» «Organometallic Palladium Reagents for Cysteine Bioconjugation»
Bioconjugation reactions that can operate on proteins are recognized as important tools for probing structure-function relationships, developing new therapeutics, and providing total chemical synthesis routes.
Direction: Science
Event format: Seminar
25 - 29 Oct
International online workshop "Mathematical Modelling in Biomedicine"
The scientific program of the workshop will include talks on different topics on mathematical modeling in biomedicine. The participation of leading foreign specialists and well-known Russian scientists is expected. The successful holding of this event will increase the recognition of RUDN University, mathematicians from RUDN University, and their results both at the Russian and international levels.
22 Oct
Scientific seminar «Novel cationic 1,2,4-selenadiazoles: synthesisviaaddition of 2-pyridylselenyl halides»
2-Pyridylselenyl halides undergo facile coupling with a triple CN bond of unactivated nitriles. Unprecedented heterocyclization allowed the preparation of a novel class of cationic 1,2,4-selenadiazoles in remarkably high yields.
Direction: Science
Event format: Seminar