Contest for scholarships of Belarus President to postgraduate students for 2019 announced
In accordance with the Edict of the President of the Republic of Belarus №398 of September 6, 2011 “On Social Support of Students”, the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus jointly with the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus announced an open contest for scholarships of the President of the Republic of Belarus to postgraduate students for 2019. Candidates for the scholarships are nominated in three stages. The first and second stages for the postgraduate students studying at the NASB scientific organizations will be held at the Academy of Sciences. Information on the procedure and conditions of this open contest can be found here.
Intellectual Club at NASB Institute of Philosophy invites to public lecture
The Intellectual Club “Women in Philosophy” at the Institute of Philosophy of the NAS of Belarus invites to a public lecture on the Metamorphoses of Salomée Regina Rusiecka Life, devoted to the 300th anniversary of Salomée Regina Rusiecka. The lecture will be delivered at the Institute of Philosophy on 5 June 2018, at 3:00 p.m.
President of Bulgarian Academy of Sciences Julian Revalski visits NAS of Belarus
On 27 – 30 May 2018, a delegation of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, headed by its President Julian Revalski, is visiting the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The Bulgarian delegation arrived at the invitation of the NASB leadership. This is the first visit of the head of the leading scientific organization of Bulgaria to the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. It aims at visiting the NASB organizations, familiarizing with their activities, discussing perspective directions and mechanisms for development of cooperation between the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.
Prospects for scientific and technical cooperation of CIS countries in biotechnologies to be discussed in Minsk
On 29 May 2018, a round table discussion on the prospects of scientific and technical cooperation of the CIS countries in the field of biotechnologies will be held at the State Scientific Institution Institute of Microbiology of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
The event will bring together leading scientists from Belarus, Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation to discuss the development of trends and needs of the world biotechnology market, the mechanisms for effective implementation of innovative biotechnological developments in the real sector of the economy, their competitiveness improvement and promotion on national and foreign markets.
Second Young Scientist School "Turnkey Scientist-2018" to start on May 29
On 29 May 2018 (Tuesday), at 9:30 a.m., the Second Young Scientist School “Turnkey Scientist-2018” will be opened in the Great Conference Hall of the NAS of Belarus. The NASB Council of Young Scientist organizes the event.
Solemn meeting with participants of tenth Belarusian Antarctic Expedition to be held at NAS of Belarus
On 29 May 2018 (Tuesday), at 3:00 p.m., a solemn meeting with participants of the tenth Belarusian Antarctic Expedition will be held at the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. In season 2017/2018, the expedition team consisted of Alexei A. Gaidashov, Head of the expedition; Maxim Gorbatsevich, Radiometric Engineer; Alexey A. Zakhvatov, Mechanical Engineer; Pavel V. Shablyko, Geophysicist; Artur G. Ivashko, Master in Maintenance and Reliability Engineering; Vladimir M. Nesterovich, Specialist in Building Maintenance Services; and Dmitry V. Kovko, Surgeon.
Mr. Bai Chunli, President of Chinese Academy of Sciences, visits NAS of Belarus
On 22–26 May 2018, a delegation of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, headed by its President Mr. Bai Chunli, visits the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. This is the first visit of the leader of the largest scientific organization of China to the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
NAS of Belarus to hold 11th International Water-Chemistry Forum
On 22–25 May 2018, the 11th International Water-Chemistry Forum will be held at the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. In 2018, the forum is organized by the Institute of Physical Organic Chemistry of the NAS of Belarus, the National Research University "Moscow Power Engineering Institute", and D. Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology of Russia.
NASB Researchers Training Institute announces admission to master's degree programmes
The State Educational Institution “The Researchers Training Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus” announces admission to the following master's degree programmes.
Institute of Philosophy co-organizes 8th International Scientific and Practical Conference "Belarusian Political Science: Diversity in Unity" in Grodno
The Institute of Philosophy of the NAS of Belarus is a co-organizer of the 8th International Scientific and Practical Conference "Belarusian Political Science: Diversity in Unity" which is held in the Yanka Kupala Grodno State University (Grodno, Belarus) on May 17-18, 2018. The conference discusses issues of regional integration processes, their philosophical foundations, development trends, and experience of socio-political modeling. Leading researchers from nineteen countries, namely Austria, Bulgaria, Canada, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Kazakhstan, Canada, China, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Poland, Russia, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, France, Ecuador and Japan, participate in the conference.
Researchers of A.V. Lykov Heat and Mass Transfer Institute of NAS of Belarus awarded First Yu. Ostrovsky International Prize
N. Bazylev and N. Fomin, Researchers of the A.V. Lykov Heat and Mass Transfer Institute of the NAS of Belarus, have been awarded the First Yu. Ostrovsky International Prize for the best scientific works in the field of optical holography and interferometry, namely for their monograph Quantitative Visualization of Flows Based on Speckle Technologies, which was published in the Belaruskaya Navuka (Belarusian Science) Publishing House in 2016. The work was unanimously supported by the Prize Organizing Committee.
NASB Scientific and Practical Center for Foodstuffs awarded Government Prize for Achievements in Quality in 2017
A Government Prize for Achievements in Quality in 2017 has been awarded to the Scientific and Practical Center for Foodstuffs of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for significant results in the field of quality and competitiveness of products, services or works performed, and the introduction of innovative technologies and modern management methods.
NASB Institute of Philosophy invites to seminar discussion of G.G. Malinetsky report
The Institute of Philosophy of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus invites to a meeting of the interdisciplinary scientific seminar “Philosophical Problems of Natural Science and Technology”. Georgy Malinetsky, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, will deliver the report «Apocalypse in the Context of Natural Science and Apocalyptic Science of the 21st Century.»
On May 17, International Seminar on Longevity, Nutrigenomics and Traditional Knowledge Related to Genetic Resources, National Cuisine and Medicine to be held
On 17 May 2018, at 3:30 p.m., the International Seminar on Longevity, Nutrigenomics and Traditional Knowledge Related to Genetic Resources, National Cuisine and Medicine will be held at the Belarusian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education. The event is scheduled as a part of scientific cooperation between the Republic of Belarus and the Autonomous Region of Sardinia (Italy) in the field of active longevity research.
The seminar will feature reports on the specifics of providing assistance to the elderly in Belarus and Sardinia. Issues of proper nutrition and healthy lifestyle, genetics of aging and longevity, and genetics of nutrition (nutriogenetics) will also be considered.
International Forum of Researchers of Belarusian Fairy Tales to be held at NAS of Belarus
On 17-18 May 2018, the International Forum of Researchers of Belarusian Fairy Tales will be held at the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. This is a large-scale event, which includes a scientific conference, a round table discussion, and performances of masters of a fairytale genre. The Forum is organized by the State Scientific Institution "Center for Belarusian Culture, Language and Literature Research of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus."
NASB scientists to present proven and new developments at TIBO-2018
Some of the NASB organizations will participate at the 25th Anniversary International Exhibition ТIBО-2018. The exhibition will be held in Minsk on May 14-18, 2018. Among the participants of the exhibition, there are five scientific organizations of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
Contest for grants of President of Republic of Belarus in Science announced for 2019
Pursuant to the Decree of the President of the Republic of Belarus of September 13, 2013 No. 425 «On Grants of the President of the Republic of Belarus in Science, Education, Health Care, and Culture» (the National Legal Internet Portal of the Republic of Belarus, 18.09.2013, 1/14521), the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus announces a contest for grants of the President of the Republic of Belarus in Science for 2019 in order to provide financial support to the activities having priority importance for the development of science.
Meeting of organizational committee on preparation and holding events to mark 25th anniversary of International Association of Academies of Sciences held at NAS of Belarus
On 4 May 2018, a meeting of the organizational committee on preparation and holding events to mark the 25th anniversary of the International Association of Academies of Sciences (IAAS) was held at the NAS of Belarus. The main celebrations are planned to be held on the basis of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus on September 20–21, 2018. Senior officials of the Academies of Sciences of the CIS countries and leading foreign academies, and famous scientists will arrive in Minsk.
Third Zeldovich meeting held in Minsk
On 23-27 April 2018, an international conference on astrophysics, dedicated to Yakov Borisovich Zeldovich, a native of Belarus, the founder of the Russian school of relativistic astrophysics, the creator of the Soviet atomic bomb and the developer of the famous Katyusha, is held at the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The conference brought together leading scientists from different countries, namely Belarus, Hungary, Germany, Italy, China, Colombia, Poland, Russia, Slovenia, Taiwan, Ukraine, Croatia, and Estonia.
Agreement on cooperation between NASB Institute of Philosophy and National Institute of Social Development of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences signed
On 25 April 2018, a scientific and practical seminar "The One Belt and One Road Initiative and Management Philosophy in a New Era" was held at the Institute of Philosophy of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. Anatoly Lazarevich, Director of the NASB Institute of Philosophy, welcomed the participants of the seminar.
The seminar is a regular event of the Sino-Belarusian Philosophy and Culture Research Center, which was created in 2017 in the framework of cooperation between the Institute of Philosophy of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the Lynnan Pedagogical University. The Center's activities allow to expand partnership with different institutes of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, considered to be a strategic partner in the field of social, humanitarian and philosophical research.