Institute of Economics of National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and Research Center for Industrial Development Problems of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine signs cooperation agreement in science
On 15 March 2018, a delegation of Director of the Research Center for Industrial Development Problems of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Corresponding Member of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Doctor of Economics, Professor Nikolai Kizim and Deputy Director on Scientific Work at the Research Center for Industrial Development Problems of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Doctor of Economics, Professor Yuri Ivanov visited the Institute of Economics of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
Retreat press event dedicated to implementation Union State SKIF-Nedra program takes place at United Institute of Informatics Problems
1On 15 March 2018, the NAS of Belarus and the National Press Center of the Republic of Belarus held a retreat press event on creation of a computing cluster for solving problems of geological exploration modeling and implementation of the Union State scientific and technical program "SKIF-Nedra". The event was held on the basis of the United Institute of Informatics Problems of the NAS of Belarus.
Innovative master's program “Additive technologies” is opened at NASB Researchers Training Institute
By the Order No. 187 of 12.03.2018 of the Minister of Education of the Republic of Belarus in consultation with the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the innovative master's program 1-31 80 18 “Additive technologies” was opened at the Researchers Training Institute of the NAS of Belarus. This specialty is introduced into the National Qualifier of the Republic of Belarus 011-2009 "Specialties and Qualifications".
For the first time in the Republic of Belarus, training of specialists for sustainable development of digital production on the basis of additive technologies will be started.
Applications for Eleventh Joint International Water and Chemical Forum started to be accepted
The Institute of Physical and Organic Chemistry of the NAS of Belarus has started accepting applications for participation in the Eleventh Joint International Water and Chemical Forum, which will be held from 22 to 25 May 2018 in Minsk on the basis of the Institute. You can take part in the Forum as a listener or with an oral/poster presentation.
Solemn meeting dedicated to anniversary of Academician Lyubov Khotyleva is held at Institute of Genetics and Cytology
On 12 March 2018, Lyubov V. Khotyleva, Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Professor, Honored Science Worker of the BSSR, laureate of the State Prize of the Belarusian SSR, an outstanding scientist in the field of genetics and plant biotechnology, celebrates her 90th birthday.
Scientists of National Academy of Sciences of Belarus receive state awards of Republic of Belarus
Under the Presidential Decree № 96 of 3 March 2018, scientists and experts of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus were given state awards.
Congratulations from Chairman of NASB Presidium V. G. Gusakov on Women's Day
On behalf of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and myself I congratulate you on the wonderful spring holiday − Women's Day!
Successes of UAVs of NAS of Belarus in United Arab Emirates
From 25 to 27 February 2018 the leading International Exhibition of Unmanned Systems and Simulators UMEX 2018 took place in Abu Dhabi. This event was arranged under the auspices of the royal prince of Abu Dhabi, deputy commander-in-chief of the UAE Armed Forces, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan with support of the General Staff of the UAE Armed Forces. Such kind of exhibition reflects the tendency of the Middle East and North Africa countries to use high-tech systems, including unmanned systems. The exhibition, which took place within the framework of the Aviation and Aerospace Week, was attended by experts, researchers and specialists who were shown current international products and scientific innovations in unmanned equipment. Over 120 enterprises and companies from 34 countries presented their products in the field of aviation, marine and land unmanned systems at an exhibition area of 17 thousand square meters.
Social and professional status of women scientists in academic science to be discussed at intellectual club meeting at Institute of Philosophy of NAS of Belarus
On 15 March 2018, at 15.00 within the work of the Intellectual club "Women in philosophy" at the Institute of Philosophy of the NAS of Belarus the report on social and professional status of women scientists in academic science (based on the results of sociological research) by Alesya P. Solovey, researcher of the Institute of Sociology of the NAS of Belarus, will be discussed.
Retreat press event on Belarusian-Russian developments in radio and optoelectronics and implementation of Union state scientific and technical program “Luch” takes place at B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics
On 6 March 2018, the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the National Press center of the Republic of Belarus held a retreat press event on Belarusian-Russian development in the field of radio and optoeletronic and iImplementation of the Union state scientific and technical program "Luch". The event dedicated to the implementation of scientific and technical programs of the Union state was held at the B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics.
Swedish and Belarusian scientists to cooperate in the field of ecology and energy
From 26 February to 2 March 2018, Vice President of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences Magnus Breidne visited Minsk at the invitation of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The purpose of the visit was to discuss promising areas and mechanisms for developing scientific and technical cooperation between the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and Swedish organizations.
NAS of Belarus hosted conference on thyroid cancer
The scientific conference "Thyroid cancer: multidisciplinary approach to pathology", dedicated to the memory of Academician of the NAS of Belarus Yevgeny P. Demidchik and Corresponding Member of the NAS of Belarus Yury Ye. Demidchik, was held on 2 March 2018 in Minsk. The forum discussed the latest methods of treatment and diagnosis of thyroid cancer.
First conference of young researchers starts its work at Institute of History of NAS of Belarus
On 1-2 March 2018 the Council of Young Scientists of the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus holds the First conference of young researchers of the Institute of History of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus "Ars longa: scientific achievements, projects, prospects". Young scientists, laboratory assistants and postgraduate students were invited to present their individual or collective projects and studies of recent years. The organizers hope that such kind of conference will promote the development of internal professional contacts and will activate creative searches for young scientists.
Scientists suggest strengthening control over food quality
The NAS of Belarus with the involvement of specialists from scientific medical organizations of the Ministry of Health recommended using more widely the methodology for assessing risk analysis when developing enriched and functional foods. This decision was made at a meeting of the interdepartmental coordinating Council on nutrition problems under the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, which was held on 28 February 2018. In particular, it is recommended to further develop the risk analysis methodology in terms of assessing the potentially negative impact of drugs residues of veterinary and plant protection products, as well as substances migrating from the polymeric packaging of food products on the health of the population of the republic. As noted, the analysis of the risk of food safety is an internationally recognized, modern and effective method. The necessary legislative framework, institutional structure, methodological support and human resources have been formed to implement it in the Republic of Belarus.
National Academy of Sciences of Belarus announces competition "Electric car"
The national Academy of Sciences of Belarus announced the competition "Electric car".
The main objective of the competition is to stimulate intellectual and innovative activity in creating new technologies for electric transport that are of practical interest, as well as motivation initiatives and creative thought, involving a wide range of inventors in the project to create an electric vehicle.
Forum on thyroid cancer to be held in National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
On 2 March 2018 (Friday) at 9.30 the conference with international participation "Thyroid cancer: multidisciplinary approach to pathology" dedicated to the memory of Academician of the NAS of Belarus Yevgeny P. Demidchik and Corresponding Member of the NAS of Belarus Yury Ye. Demidchik will be opened in the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (Minsk, praspiekt Niezaliežnasci 66, conference hall).
NAS of Belarus presents newest laser systems in Moscow
The NAS of Belarus takes part in the 13th international specialized exhibition of laser, optical and optoelectronic equipment "Photonics. The world of lasers and optics – 2018" which was opened on 27 February 2018 in Moscow.
The B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus presented its latest achievements in the field of laser physics and optics.
Winter Sports Contest among NASB organizations took place on 24-25 February
On 24-25 February, the Winter Sports Contest 2018 among the organizations of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus was held at the sanatorium Islach. The event was attended by 30 organizations of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. Sports teams competed for prizes in ski races, combined relay and tug of war.
Regional Round table "Bio-Bridge Initiative" starts its work in National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
On 26 February 2018, a Regional Round Table "Bio-Bridge Initiative" for the countries of Central and Eastern Europe and the Central Asian republics started its work.
The round table was organized by The Secretariat of the Convention on biological diversity in cooperation with the Institute of Genetics and Cytology of the NAS of Belarus and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of Belarus. Representatives of 20 countries take part in the Round table.
Schoolchildren were told about Maxim Goretsky's life on International Mother Language Day in Yakub Kolas Central Scientific Library
On 21 February 2018, on the International Mother Language Day, the Yakub Kolas Central Scientific Library of the NAS of Belarus organized a cultural and educational event "Treasures of Maxim Goretsky's life" for pupils of 8th-10th grades. The event was dedicated to the 125th anniversary of the birth of Maxim Goretsky (1893-1938), classic of Belarusian literature, playwright, publicist, scientist, and teacher.