July 8, Daily science and technology trend

  • 2019-07-08
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1. First Deputy Minister of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation Grigory Trubnikov held the ninth meeting of the Russian Council for Scientific, Technical and Innovative Cooperation of the BRICS interstate association.



2. The Ministry of Science and Higher Education of the Russian Federation approved the rules for the competitive selection of world-class research centers (NCMU) and announced the acceptance of applications for the first stage of the competition, the winners of which will receive grants for the creation of four mathematical centers. Applications are accepted until August 5 inclusive.



3. The Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) and the Mendeleev Russian University of Chemical Technology (RCTU) open a joint undergraduate program to train specialists in the field of modern materials science and energy.



4. The Institute of Astronomy of the Russian Academy of Sciences (INASAN) selected the first seven experiments for the Spektr-UF space observatory project, which is scheduled to launch in 2025.



5. Specialists of the National Research Center "Kurchatov Institute" have developed a new method to fight neuroendocrine cancers using lead-212 radionuclide, which helps to protect healthy tissues of the body from damage.



6. On July 3, during the visit to the Russian Federation, representatives of the Department of Nuclear Safety and Nuclear Security of the IAEA Juan Carlos Lentijo and Xilla Thoth visited the Technical Academy of Rosatom. Delegates were met by the Rector of the Technical Academy, Yuri Seleznev.



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