IKBFU researchers will take a step into the future, educating a generation of young scientists who are able to work with conceptually new specific sources of X-ray radiation - 4th generation synchrotrons that are unparalleled in the world. According to the decrees of the RF President, it is planned to implement international scientific mega-projects soon, including 2 new Megascience facilities.
A team of scientists from Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University took part in a large-scale study to discover the processes in the gut microbiota under the influence of a brief diet change. The results of the study showed that after two weeks of balanced diet the content of microorganisms in the gut microbiota changes considerably. The results of the study were published in the Nutrients journal.
IKBFU admission campaign is in full swing. The University admission department offers applicants from all over the country and abroad a wide choice of education programmes of different levels: bachelor, master, postgraduate and secondary vocational education.
Professor of Sydney University of Technology (Australia) Mikhail Lapin arrived at the invitation of IKBFU to give a course of lectures for undergraduates of the English-language program in Functional nanomaterials. Mikhail Lapin graduated from the Physics Department of Lomonosov’s Moscow State University in 1997 and initially worked in the field of biophysics and biochemistry. Since 2001, the scientist has been investigating the latest artificial materials: "metamaterials."
Natalia Todosenko, IKBFU Research Fellow successfully defended a thesis on "Reactions of T-lymphocytes to glucocorticoids in vitro in patients with rheumatoid arthritis" in the Institute of Experimental Medicine in St. Petersburg on May, 15. The future PhD in Biology studies the reactions of cells in rheumatoid arthritis patients to synthetic analogues of glucocorticoid hormones.
Research team of the Ion-beam technology sector of the “Fabrika” Science and Technology Park reports on bringing the accelerator of charged particles to 90% of design capacity. The launch of the accelerator complex began in early 2016. The analytical line (RBS), one of the two standard ones, was put into operation, the first specimen of the studied material was obtained.
The Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) has published the report "Electronic Internationalization: English-language Internet Resources of Russian Universities (2017-2018), which is the result of a new stage in the study of English-language Internet resources of Russian universities and is a continuation of the basic report that was released in 2015.
The International Information Group "Interfax" published the results of the IX annual National University Rating (NRA) for 2017-2018. IKBFU ranks the 30th out of 288 universities. The rating of our university has improved by 37 positions in comparison with the last year, and in comparison with 2015 it has become 49 positions higher. The most significant growth has been achieved due to successful promotion in the "Research", "Innovation", and "Socialization" categories.