The Day of Russian Science is to be celebrated at South Ural State University on February 8. This holiday gives an excellent opportunity to learn about the university’s achievements in various scientific spheres, including the sphere of construction. Modern construction is not just unique technologies and innovative materials, but also the highest safety requirements. Modern inventions allow taking into account any loads and impacts while designing various industrial of civil structures.
On February 8th South Ural State University will be celebrating the Day of Russian Science. Among the researchers’ projects which deserve special mention are the unique developments aimed at health promotion and wellness. Thus, a device engineered for people who stick to healthy and sporty lifestyle will help constantly monitor their body status.
No Analogues Anywhere in the World
On Sunday, February 4, the Open House Day was held at South Ural State University. Hundreds of high school seniors and their parents learned about advantages of the university and peculiarities of admission.
As per tradition, the SUSU Rector, Aleksandr Shestakov, addressed the university’s guests with a welcoming speech:
Lecturers of the SUSU Young Leader School visited the Kyshtym Branch of South Ural State College with a two-day master-class for students of the city of Kyshtym.
“The Young Leader School is a unique and most big-scale project of South Ural State University training thousands of students every year. The course comprises lectures and practical work, and proper teaching of this course may indeed transform thoughts of students and spark their interest once and for all,” notes Natalia Lapshina, lecturer of the Young Leader School.
On January 24, international students of SUSU visited thermal springs. International Affairs Division together with Association of International Students organized the event on the occasion of an ancient Russian tradition – the Epiphany bathing.
Students from China, Iraq and Kazakhstan took part in the event.
On February 4 at 12:00, an Open House Day, within which school students and their parents will be able to learn everything about education in one of the largest and most prestigious universities of the country, is to be held at SUSU.
On February 1, a meeting on formation of industrial cluster for development and manufacturing of electric drives for transport vehicles was held at South Ural State University. The meeting of parties of the creating cluster was held with participation of representatives of NPO Electromashina AO, Verkhneufaleyskiy Zavod Uralelement AO, Kurganmashzavod AO, Chelyabinsk Tractor Plant – URALTRAC OOO, and other enterprises.
Memorial lectures were held at South Ural State University in honor of the 100th birthday of the honorary member of the Russian Academy of Architecture and Construction, Honored Architect of the Russian Federation, Doctor of Sciences (Engineering), SUSU Professor Alexander Oatul.
SUSU Rector Alexander Shestakov spoke about Alexander Oatul’s role in the life of the university and Chelyabinsk in general.
An adaptive measuring regulator was developed at SUSU capable to dynamically control technological processes at enterprises of various industrial sectors.
Employees of Biomedical Technologies REC of South Ural State University, supervised by Doctor of Biological Sciences, Vadim Tseylikman, presented to the world society new data about mechanism of coronary vessels’ dystonia under post-traumatic stress disorders. Research was conducted in collaboration with scientists from the USA and Belarus. In January of 2018, an article on the results was published in a prestigious scientific journal entitled “Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology” indexed in Scopus database.
According to Webometrics Ranking of World Universities published at the end of January, SUSU improved its result in the world ranking for 34 positions, climbing up from 2089th to 2055th place compared to the last ranking’s edition. Among Russian universities SUSU is placed 24th.
As a reminder, the Webometrics Ranking of World Universities is issued twice a year: in July and January. Around 25 000 of the world’s universities get included in the ranking.
In order to produce micro details for electronics and medicine, new methods based on micro mechanical processing are as relevant as ever. Scientists of South Ural State University are developing an innovative model for micromachining of details by micro grinding.
1 millimeter for processing details
The necessity of high technologies in fundamental industry branches is still one of the topical issues of manufacturing. Scientists of South Ural State University invented a new technique of forming in precision casting which will allow for multiple speeding the process, and make it more simple and safe for the environment.
Specificity of the new method is in the quality of casting forms
The planet’s population grows with each day. The number of city dwellers increases, and small cities turn into megapolises. Fast development of urban culture drives the modern labor market tendencies: builder and architect are two of today’s most in-demand professions. These are the professions which model the image of the city of the future.
What one should do to become a top-level professional, enter the scientific society, be successful and respectable? Answer to this question has long since been known to employees of the SUSU Institute of Sport, Tourism and Service.
The British Council announces a competition for participation in Future News Worldwide training which is to take place in the heart of Scotland. Future News Worldwide is a partnership program between the British Council and some of the world's leading media organizations. The program’s goal is to train and bring together young journalists from all over the world.
100 talented, motivated and active student-journalists will take part in the training.
Last weekend, Global Game Jam international festival of computer games development took place at SUSU. Participants had to create a game on a given topic, which is revealed only at the beginning of the Jam, within 48 hours.
Professor of the Department of Computer Modeling and Nanotechnologies of the SUSU Faculty of Physics, Doctor of Sciences (Physics and Mathematics), Alexander Yalovets, spoke to us about the possibilities opened up by this innovative technology.
Miniature Nuclear Explosion
— Where did this idea come from?
Two KVN (Club of the Funny and Inventive People) teams from Chelyabinsk got selected to television leagues broadcasted on Channel One. They performed at the 29th International KiViN-2018 festival in Sochi which finished on January 17. Chelyabinsk was represented in Sochi by 7 teams; especially successful was Teatr Uralskogo Zritelya (Theatre of Ural Audience) which was invited to the Major League of the KVN International Union. SUSU Girls’ Team made it to the Premier-League.
The Tatiana Day got celebrated at South Ural State University. On January 25, in a hall in front of the university’s activity hall, took place a theatrical performance in which the university’s students and employees participated.
The event was opened by Rector of South Ural State University, Aleksandr Shestakov.
On January 24th a presentation of the contest of youth projects “Russia and Tajikistan: on the Way to Friendship and Collaboration” was held at South Ural State University on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the Friendship and Collaboration Agreement between the two countries.
Interdisciplinary research on nanotechnology, molecular physics, optics, electronics, and biology is opening new paths for science towards solving important issues where a narrow, single-field approach cannot do that.
In the not so distant future there will be a new technological wave in industry thanks to the fourth industrial revolution known as “Industry 4.0”. The transition from an industrial society to an information society will lead to changes in education. Already today in South Ural State University augmented-reality educational laboratory stands are being developed, thus implementing the fourth industrial revolution technologies into the education process.
The HSEM ‘s Business School and Lexus ООО Seyho Motors Dealership are organizing a student contest on Social Media Marketing with total prize fund of 25 000 rubles and a possibility to get employed to the Lexus Dealership.
Briefing with contestants is planned for February 8 of 2018 at 18:00 in room 208/8 of the SUSU Business School (79a Soni Krivoy street).
SUSU delegation headed by the University Rector Alexander Shestakov took part in the International Conference “Geospatial World Forum” held in India (in the city of Hyderabad) January 15th through 19th.