Scientists of the South Ural State University have developed a unique control system for the electric drive of the pump unit, which will significantly reduce energy costs and increase the reliability of the equipment of thermal power plants. Development is patented.
Dear colleagues, staff members, postgraduates, and students!
Greetings to you on this wonderful holiday, Knowledge Day!
The first day of studies is important. It sets the tone to the whole academic year ahead. Traditionally, at the very start we shape our hopes for solving ambitious tasks and striving for significant results. I sincerely wish that you fulfil your hopes! May you succeed on the path that you have chosen and reach the goal that you have set! May this path be filled with vivid emotions and worthy accomplishments!
South Ural State University continues welcoming international students the number of which this year has significantly increased. Those who arrive get greeted by a team of SUSU tutors who help them adapting and blend into the campus life.
As of today, tutors have already greeted 52 students from 12 countries such as China, Indonesia, USA, Bangladesh, Cameroon, Sudan, Senegal, Ghana, Egypt, Iran and the near-abroad countries. Within the next several days, they are going to help international students adapt at the university and feel like home.
Every year, together with students, the staff of the Eurasian Studies Research and Education Centre of the SUSU Institute of Social Sciences and Humanities set off to archaeological digs. Lately, they have been doing research in Bredy District of the Chelyabinsk Region.
Scientists of the South Ural State University have improved and patented an ECG pillow. It allows contactless monitoring of the newborns’ heart rate with high accuracy but also to observe their breathing. The device will minimize Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).
South Ural State University was visited by Culture and Education Attaché of the Embassy of the Republic of Iraq in the Russian Federation, Bassim Hasan Al-Haideri. Within the visit, a discussion regarding expansion of academic and research cooperation between SUSU and the Republic of Iraq took place.
It is planned to open the laboratory at a Sports Science Research Centre of South Ural State University in 2019. Within the frameworks of this project a hardware and software complex will be developed, which will include digital twins of human beings, to make possible the determining of individual optimal movement patterns for achievement of high sports results.
A team of activists representing SUSU’s South Ural Association of International Students took part in the international student forum called Eurasia Global which took place on August 12th through 17th in Orenburg.
Scientists of the South Ural State University are engaged in the creation of a multifunctional carbon sorbent. The material will be able to absorb both several types of harmful substances produced in industrial production and selectively sorb individual organic substances. The original sorbent can be targeted at the most hazardous pollutants, the absorption of which will be a priority for it. On this topic, a scientific article was published in the journal Refractories and Industrial Ceramics, indexed by Scopus and Web of Science databases.
Very soon, South Ural State University will welcome about 4,000 first-year students. For them to successfully blend into the university life and not get lost in the whirl of activities, a Student Mentoring System is functioning. This association aims at helping students adapt and figure out how to do their studies and what to do in extracurricular activities.
This year, two staff members of Tajik Technical University enrolled in state-funded postgraduate studies at South Ural State University. They will complete training in the Institute of Architecture and Construction and the Institute of Engineering and Technology.
South Ural State University and Tajik Technical University named after academic M. Osimi have become reliable partners in international affairs. Head of the International Student Support Ekaterina Yurovskaya spoke about the cooperation between the two major universities.
Scientists of the South Ural State University for the first time investigated the physical properties and structure of one of the aromatic compounds - perinone. This substance is widely used in industry as a dye. The research results will find application in the creation of new crystalline carbon materials, as well as composites, sorbents for water and air purification based on them, in organic electronics, medicine, and other fields.
On June 30th, the Vice-Rector for International Relations of South Ural State University visited the Embassies of Iraq and Sudan, and on August 8th – the Embassies of Egypt, Yemen, and Morocco for the purposes of promoting South Ural State University in these countries, as well as making it more recognizable there and attracting students and academic staff of the universities of those countries to various programmes being offered by our university.
August 15th through 17th, with the support from the Government of the Chelyabinsk Region and the Chelyabinsk City Duma, the 6th International Forum of the Best Municipal Practices was held, which was dedicated to the issues of executing national projects approved by Decree of the President of the Russian Federation for the period until 2024.
Scientists from South Ural State University have improved gas microturbines for producing electric energy and heat. The special design will make them more reliable and environmentally friendly since toxic substances will not form or will be technologically suppressed during turbine operation.
President of the SUSU Association of International Students Uvindu Wijeweera and activists of the South Ural Association of International Students Gulnara Hodzhieva, Maral Suleymanova (Turkmenistan), Mulkham Shakhin (Syria), Al Uleimat Adnan Amer Ahmed (Jordan), Sanjana Prabod (Sri Lanka), and SUSU junior researcher Rev Waskaduwe Siri Sarana Thero (Sri Lanka) successfully passed the selection round and will participate in the Eurasia Global International Youth Forum. The forum will be held August 12th through 18th in Orenburg.
Students of the SUSU Institute of Linguistics and International Communications are completing practical training this summer at Russian Electric Motors, JSC. Students of the Department of Linguistics and Translation are mastering the skills necessary for the linguistic support of the company’s production processes.
Government bursary is provided for students of the full-time state-funded programmes. The following categories of students have a right to become bursary holders:
South Ural State University has opened enrolment for international students to a new Master’s programme in Financial Markets and Institutions to be taught in English at the School of Economics and Management.
Starting from 2010, Accommodation for Students service has been functioning at South Ural State University. The SUSU Trade Union Committee, together with the university’s Administration and the Extracurricular Activities Department, provides assistance with finding accommodation for all students.
Many nutritionists believe that rye bread is superior in nutrition and balance to other foods. However, there are other opinions that the nutritional value of products produced in accordance with national standards does not correspond to modern concepts of healthy nutrition. Therefore, scientists from the South Ural State University have created and patented their Borodinsky bread recipe using chia and sesame seeds.
A group of journalists from South Ural State University visited Akakul recreation camp for children and held creativity masterclasses for kids on photo- and video-journalism, as well as on social media journalism.
A multi-themed session is being held on the territory of Akakul recreation camp for children, which was organized by Nadezhda Krupskaya Palace for Pioneers and School Pupils. Among the campers there are kids interested in journalism and blogging.
August 15th through 17th, Chelyabinsk will be hosting the 6th International Forum of the Best Municipal Practices, within the frameworks of which a delegation of the Governors Association of Korea will visit South Ural State University.
The 6th International Forum of the Best Municipal Practices will be dedicated to the issues of executing national projects approved by Decree of the President of the Russian Federation for the period until 2024.
A SUSU student Ekaterina Kartavykh has won a grant at Baikal forum and begins work within it. The project of Katalitsa Educational Social and Sports Marathon is devoted to the problems of ecology and involving young people into active work.
On August 8th, a meeting was held at South Ural State University between Rector Aleksandr Shestakov and Chairman of the Board of Directors of LLC “Holding Company” Pigment” Gennady Agafonov, Saint Petersburg, which resulted in signing an agreement on collaboration.
Currently, “Pigment” is the leader among major chemical manufacturers of paints and varnishes in Russia. The company’s structure comprises research-and-development and design institutes, and plants, which manufacture the products.