Groundbreaking

This summer  three postgraduate students of the second year of study at IHTE UB RAS won a competition for the best fundamental research projects carried out by young scientists studying postgraduate education (Postgraduates). The project is intended for two years: from October 2019 to September 2021. During this time, young researchers with the help of …

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Scientists create the atomic energy of the future

Dr. Yuri Zaikov, Scientific Director at the Institute of High Temperature Electrochemistry of the Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Head of the Department of Technologies of Electrochemical Production at the Ural Federal University, together with his colleagues, is creating a unique technology of nuclear fuel reprocessing that has no alternative in …

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The way to the doctoral dissertation

This year another  young researcher has joined the Doctor of Sciences list  at the Institute of High Temperature Electrochemistry. On May 22, 2019 Dmitry A. Medvedev  has successfully defended his doctoral thesis according to the speciality 02.00.05 – electrochemistry. The subject of the dissertation was the study of high temperature proton electrolytes based on Ba …

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Science-based element

Electrochemical generators with solid oxide fuel cells have been created at the Institute of HighTemperature Electrochemistry of the UB RAS as a part of the recently launched project of the Topaz integrated energy supply platform. The project is implemented by a consortium led by the general contractor of  the Topaz Research Center  and the curator …

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Physics of music

Dear colleagues! On the 21st of November at 18:00 Igor Nekrasov (corresponding member of RAS) will give a lecture “Physics of Music” at the Institute of Electrophysics UB RAS within the framework of the project “Easily about science”. Sounds as well as light always surround a person. Our sense of hearing is one of the …

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Way to the PhD thesis: per aspera ad astra

  On February 20 2019, Nailya S. Saetova has successfully defended a PhD thesis for the degree of the PhD in chemistry, specialty 02.00.04 – Physical chemistry at the IHTE UB RAS. The subject of the dissertation is “Physico-chemical properties of lithium-borate glasses and composites based on them.” An official confirmation from the commission of …

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How to be published by Elsivier

An informative seminar of the Elsivier “Effective scientific communication: the ways of development for researchers, faculty members and practitioners” was held on the 24th of October at the Postovsky Institute of Organic Synthesis. Andrey Mikhailov – a consultant on the key information solutions of the Elsivier  presented  the report. The strategies of scientific communications following …

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WITHOUT LIMITS

On the 18th of October at the Institute of High Temperatures Electrochemistry Bronin D.I., head of the laboratory of cross-cutting technologies in distributed power generation (InEnergy), shared impressions on the acquaintance with Nobel Prize in chemistry 2019 laureate John Goodenough. Dmitry attended a plenary session of the scientist on one of the international conferences. He …

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IHTE delegation at the XXI Mendeleev Congress on General and Applied Chemistry

9-13th of September in Saints-Petersburg the XXI Mendeleev Congress on General and Applied Chemistry dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the Periodic Law of chemical elements, which was discovered in 1869 by D.I. Mendeleev. During the week plenary and section meeting, international symposiums, round tables and poster sessions were held on five platforms of the …

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Nobel Prize – 2019

In 2019 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded jointly to John B. Goodenough, M. Stanley Whittingham and Akira Yoshino “for the development of lithium-ion batteries.” In the field of electrochemistry Nobel Prize was awarded twice: in 1903 Swedish physicist and physical chemist  Svante August Arrhenius was awarded  “for his theory of electrolytic dissociation” and in 1959 Jaroslav Heyrovsky …

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