/ News Archive
Belarusian specialists invited to participate in ERA-NET Cofund Electric Mobility Europe Call 2016 competition
The ERA-NET Cofund Electric Mobility Europe project being realized under HORIZON 2020 programm announces the Call 2016 content. The ERA-NET project is aimed at coordination of research programs of primarily European Union countries in order to obtain the most effective "breakthrough" innovations at least cost and to involve the most qualified and competitive teams from different countries. The Call 2016 content follows a two-step submission and evaluation procedure, starting now with the submission of light proposals. In a next step a full proposal submission will follow for those proposals selected from the light proposal evaluation. Deadline for the submission of light proposals is February 6, 2017.
Team of young scientists of NAS of Belarus takes 4th place in Composite Battle World Cup Kazan 2016
Young scientists from the NASB team “CompAs” have taken the 4th place in the World Cup in Composites called Composite Battle World Cup Kazan 2016 (Kazan, Russian Federation).
In 2015 the youth team of the NAS of Belarus “CompAS” passed the competitive selection of the Championship of Russia in Composites for young specialists of enterprises and university students called “Composite Battle”. The team included representatives from the Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering and the Scientific and Production Center of Multipurpose Unmanned Systems of the NAS of Belarus. The championship program included the Brain Ring intellectual competitions, technological competitions in manufacturing products from composites, engineering and calculation of the strength of the composite structure, and business cases, namely competitions of ideas concearning commercialization of composite developments. In addition, the participants of the championship represented their "homeworks" including a video about the team and a business case. They also participated in the Captains competition.
Chairman of Council of Republic Mikhail Myasnikovich and Deputy Prime Minister of Republic of Belarus Natalia Kochanova visit Republican Scientific and Medical Center "Cell Technologies" of NAS of Belarus
On November 4, 2016 the Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus Mikhail Myasnikovich, the Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Belarus Natalia Kochanova, the Chairman of the NASB Presidium Vladimir Gusakov, the Minister of Health of the Republic of Belarus Vasily Zharko and some representatives of medical institutions of our country visited the Republican Scientific and Medical Center "Cell Technologies" of the NAS of Belarus.
The Director of SSI "Institute of Biophysics and Cell Engineering" Lyudmila Dubovskaya, the Head of Laboratory of the Institute Academician Igor Volotovsky and the Center researchers told about the main activities of the Centre, as well as about the results achieved and perspective directions for development of the organization. The dignitaries got acquainted with the stem cells bank and the production of biomedical cell products, visited the outpatient department.
Agreement between NAS of Belarus and BSTU signed
On November 3, 2016 an agreement on cooperation in scientific, technical and innovative activities, in education and training was signed between the NAS of Belarus and the Belarusian State Technological University.
After the signing ceremony the Chairman of the NASB Presidium Vladimir Gusakov said that a number of joint projects in the field of wood chemistry, petrochemistry, biotechnologies, medical technologies, nanotechnologies, robotics and artificial intelligence, synthesis of fertilizers and waste recycling had been already scheduled between the organizations. The parties also expressed their openness to suggestions on mutually beneficial cooperation. A working group will be formed on each activity.
Position of national minorities languages in Belarus discussing today at International Roundtable Discussion
On November 2, 2016 the Institute of Philosophy of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus together with the Secretariat of the European Charter for Regional or Minority Languages of the Council of Europe holds the International Roundtable Discussion on "Languages of National Minorities in Belarus and the Council of Europe Standards".
The event continues the dialogue started at the first roundtable discussion on the subject of national minorities in Belarus which took place in June 2016. The dialogue is aimed at solving specific tasks set out in the framework of the program interaction between Belarus, the Council of Europe, and the European Union.
NASB Academician Sergei Gaponenko to share secrets of successful scientific publications with BSU students
The lecture "Secrets of Successful Scientific Publications and Teams" will be held on November 1, 2016 at 1.30 p.m. at the Physics Department of the Belarusian State University (Babrujskaja vul. 5, room. 220). This thematic event will be held in the panel discussion format. It will be attended by two prominent Belarusian scientists, namely the Academician of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Sergei Gaponenko and Grand PhD in Chemical Sciences, Laureate of the State Prize of the Republic of Belarus in the field of science and technology Mikhail Artemyev.
Young scientists of NAS of Belarus to take part in First World Cup “Composite Battle”
On October 29, 2016 the team of young scientists of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus will take part in the World Cup in Composite Materials Composite Battle World Cup Kazan 2016 and the International Conference on Composite Technologies (Kazan, Russian Federation).
In 2015 the youth team of the NAS of Belarus “CompAS” passed the competitive selection of the Championship of Russia in Composites for young specialists of enterprises and university students called “Composite Battle”. The team includes representatives from the Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering and the Scientific and Production Center of Multipurpose Unmanned Systems of the NAS of Belarus. The delegation is headed by the Deputy Director General for Research and Innovation Activities of the NASB Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering, a competition expert Oleg Elovoy; a chief engineer of the SPC of Multipurpose Unmanned Systems Mikhail Luzan is a speaker at the Conference.
Ceremonial start of 9th Belarusian Antarctic Expedition given at NAS of Belarus
On October 27, 2016 a ceremonial start of the 9th Belarusian Antarctic Expedition was given at the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. Informational photos and printed materials on the event topics, and also some exhibits from the Oceanography Center "Open Ocean" were showcased before the beginning of the official part of the event. Representatives of the Presidium and Departments of the NAS of Belarus addressed parting words to the members of the Expedition. The Chairman of the NASB Presidium Vladimir Gusakov handed over the flag of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus to a new expedition team. During the event the Team A film on assembling the first stage of the Belarusian Antarctic station was shown. PhD in Biological Sciences, Associate Professor of the BSU Microbiology Department Vladislav Myamin made a presentation on mysteries of the Antarctic lakes, participants of previous expeditions and scientists shared their memories and research results. After the official part everyone interested had the opportunity to ask members of the Expedition questions.
Delegation of People's Government of Keqiao Industrial District visits NAS of Belarus
On October 26, 2016 a delegation of the People's Government of Keqiao Industrial District (China) visited the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The Chinese delegation was headed by the Vice Chairman of the People's Government of the District Zhou Shuxien. During the meeting with the Chairman of the NASB Presidium Vladimir Gusakov guests discussed various options for possible cooperation. Our Chinese colleagues were interested in developments of Belarusian scientists in the field of improving textile machinery, the properties of textile products and paints, water treatment and other environmental problems.
NASB hosts meeting with delegation of Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC)
On October 25, 2016 the National Academy of Sciences hosted a meeting with a delegation of Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), headed by the Vice President Mrs. Zhang Heran. The Belarusian delegation to the meeting was headed by Chairman of the NASB Presidium Vladimir Gusakov. The parties discussed the cooperation in the development, production and use of unmanned aerial vehicles and agreed to continue joint efforts to make competitive models of UAVs on the basis of the NASB designs.
Laboratory-experimental site for extraction and purification of human lactoferrin from transgenic goats’ milk to open in NAS of Belarus
On October 26, 2016 at 15.00 the laboratory-experimental site for the extraction, purification and lyophilization of human lactoferrin from milk of goats-producers will be opened at the NASB Institute of Microbiology (2 Academician V.F.Kuprevich Street).
Within the framework of the Union State programmes “BelRosTransgen” and “BelRosTransgen-2” Belarusian and Russian scientists have jointly created the world's first flocks of transgenic goats-producers of recombinant human lactoferrin, as well as they have developed technology for obtaining highly purified target protein and investigated its biological properties. Commissioning the laboratory-experimental site for the extraction, purification and lyophilization of recombinant human lactoferrin from the milk of goats-producers is a logical continuation of the work in that direction. At the initial stage it is planned to release the target protein at least 5 kg per year, which will allow providing about 2000 people with domestic lactoferrin-containing dietary supplement.
NASB and Yulin Normal University signs cooperation agreement
On October 21, 2016 a delegation from Yulin Normal University of Guangxi province (China) visited the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The delegation was headed by the rector of the University He Zubin. From the NAS of Belarus the talks were headed by the First Vice Chairman of the NASB Presidium Sergei Chizhik. The partners discussed the promising areas of cooperation in education and medical research.
9th Belarusian Antarctic expedition to start in NAS of Belarus
On October 27, 2016 from 17.00 to 20.00 a meeting of the members of the Belarusian Antarctic expeditions with the general public and a public lecture on "Belarus: a foothold in the Antarctic" will be hosted in the large conference hall of the NASB Presidium (Minsk, Nezavisimosti ave., 66). The event, which is open to everyone, is dedicated to the launch of a new 9th Belarusian Antarctic expedition. The lecture will be held in the framework of the project "Science beside itself" aimed at the popularization of scientific knowledge and activity of Belarusian scientists and specialists.
Videos of open lecture on socio-cultural economy by Dean of Economics Faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University Alexander Auzan is available on our website
On October 5, 2016 the lecture by Alexander A. Auzan, Doctor of Economics, Professor, Dean of the Economic Faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University, Head of the Department of applied institutional Economics at the Faculty of Economics of Lomonosov Moscow State University, member of the Economic Council under the President of the Russian Federation, member of the Government Commission on administrative reform, was presented in the auditorium of the Lyceum of BSU.
The lecture was devoted to the socio-cultural economy, the importance of culture for the economy. The lecturer focused on the fact that the recognition of economical importance of culture, the rate of human capital, innovative activities and inclusive institutional environment allow to create a country where people want to live and work.
Delegation from East China Normal University visits National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
On October 20, 2016 a delegation from East China Normal University visited the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. The Chinese delegation was headed by Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Director of the Institute of Informatics and technologies Chu Junhao. From the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus the guests were welcomed by the First Vice Chairman of the NASB Presidium Sergei A. Chizhik. The parties held talks on promising areas of cooperation. Sergei Chizhik briefed the guests on the structure and activities of the NAS of Belarus, told about the existing projects with Chinese partners, choose to focus on the possibility to develop cooperation in the field of genetics, biology, material science, peat extraction and processing, training of scientific personnel.
Scientific and technical progress in agricultural production discussed in NASB SPC for Agriculture Mechanization
On October 19, 2016 RUE "The Scientific and Practical Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus for Agriculture Mechanization" hosts the International scientific and technical conference "Scientific and technical progress in agricultural production. Agrarian Science to agricultural production in Siberia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Belarus and Bulgaria". Over 50 scientists from Belarus, the Russian Federation, Ukraine, Mongolia, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Kazakhstan and Moldova take part in the conference.
Fundamental two-volume edition of "Polotsk charters of XIII - beginning of XVI century" to be presented at NASB Yakub Kolas Central Scientific Library
On October 21, 2016 (Friday) at 14.30 the fundamental two-volume edition of "Polotsk charters of XIII – the beginning of XVI century" will be presented in the Yakub Kolas Central Scientific Library of the NAS of Belarus (Minsk, Surganova str., 15, information and exhibition center of the Yakub Kolas Central Scientific Library of the NAS of Belarus, 1st floor, room 110). This publication was prepared jointly by Russian and Belarusian scientists, representatives of the Institute of Slavic Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the Institute of Russian History, the Yakub Kolas Central Scientific Library of the NAS of Belarus, the Institute of History of the NAS of Belarus, the Faculty of History of Belarusian State University, Russian State Archive of Ancient Acts. The group that worked on the project included: Anna Horoshkevich, Sergei Polekhov, Vasily Voronin, Alexander Grusha, Ales Zhlutka, Ekaterina Skvairs, Andrei Tyulpin.
Yanka Kupala Institute of Literature Studies invites to discuss problems of Belarusian textual criticism
SSI “The Center for Belarusian Culture, Language and Literature Research” branch “The Yanka Kupala Institute of Literature Studies” invites you to take part in the Republican scientific-practical conference "Modern Belarusian textual criticism: topical problems and prospects of development", which will take place on November 22-23, 2016. The problem field of the conference: topical problems of textual study; textual criticism and historical-literary process; the history of the text, attribution and dating, the creative will of the author, internal and external censorship, selection peculiarities of the main and definitive text, text, translation, commentary; the problems of preparation collections of works with scientific comments taking into account national features; textual features of authors and individual works; textual criticism in the context of philological sciences, and others.
Forest typology to be discussed at the workshop in October 20, 2016 at the V.F.Kuprevich Institute of Experimental Botany
The State Scientific Institution "The V. F. Kuprevich Institute of Experimental Botany of the NAS of Belarus" will be held International scientific workshop "Forest typology: modern methods of selection, classification and zoning."
The seminar will be attended by famous scientists in the field of forest typology from Russia, Ukraine, Lithuania and Belarus.
The purpose of the workshop is a broad discussion on the typology of forests, geobotanical zoning issues, as well as the dynamics of forest vegetation under the influence of natural and anthropogenic factors.
681 - 700 из 1028
Innovative development of energy discussed by representatives of NAS of Belarus at 21st Belarusian Energy and Ecology Congress
On October 12, 2016 the plenary session "Innovative Development of Energy as a Factor in Increasing Energy Security of the Republic of Belarus" was held at the 21st Belarusian Energy and Ecology Congress. The Minister of Energy Vladimir Potupchik participated in the event. The session was held as a part of the 21st International Specialized Exhibition "Energy. Ecology. Energy Saving. Electro". It was also attended by the First Deputy Minister of Energy Leonid Shenets, the Chairman of the State Committee for Standardization of the Republic of Belarus Viktor Nazarenko, the Deputy Chairman of the State Committee for Science and Technologies of the Republic of Belarus Anatoly Silchenko, the Head of Center EU and International Cooperation of the Austrian Energy Agency Leonardo Barreto-Gomez.
/ News / News Archive / Back to Top of Page