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IV Annual NCFU Conference Launched

Date of material placement: 4-04-2016, 09:51.

North-Caucasus federal University is hosting the IV (61st) Annual Scientific Conference where Alina Levitskaya (Rector, NCFU) delivered a speech at the opening plenary session.

In 2015 the 27 research schools of NCFU covered 47 fields and the scientific treasury of NCFU involved 10 Institutes, 2 Branch Institutions, Institute for Fundamental & Applied Research, Research Institute for Synthetic Methods & Materials, Shared Access Scientific Center, Research & Training Center for Photovoltaics & Nanotechnologies, Laboratory for Advanced Technologies in Ceramics.

The sum total of funding allocated for research activities exceeded RUR 250 mln, which is 14.5% above that level of 2014, and is 2.7 times that of the year 2012.

The staff and students of NCFU published 139 monographs, 548 articles in journals belonging to the Russian Citation list, and 56 articles in journals belonging to the Web of Science citation index systems, 134 – Scopus, 3859 – other items. 3 new academic dissertation councils were launched. The year of 2015 witnessed 98 scientific dissertations successfully completed, 2 of them being for Doctorate Degree.

16 students were awarded Presidents’ Grant, with 21 more given their personal scholarships, and yet another 6 won Potanin Scholarship.

58 conferences were held in 2015, 28 of them being international, which focused on various issues aiming at facilitating the development of the North Caucasus.

Besides, NCFU purchased about RUR 210 mln worth of new equipment, which is now being used to carry out numerous research projects.

Each of the speeches delivered at the plenary session offered a view on some large scientific school functioning in NCFU – from biotechnology and food production to advanced synthesis methods in chemistry.

Each speech was followed with questions coming from the audience, which was proof to the fact that there was a lot of sincere interest taken, and the Conference is going on, with a number of events per each section to be held at each of the NCFU Institutes

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