Moscow and Siberian universities to pool efforts in applied research

Moscow and Siberian universities to pool efforts in applied researchMoscow State University and Siberia?s Tomsk Polytechnic University have agreed to jointly develop educational projects and scientific programs / applied research.

Moscow State University (MSU) and Siberia?s Tomsk Polytechnic University (TPU) have agreed to jointly develop educational projects and scientific programs / applied research, the website of the Rossiiskaya Gazeta newspaper reports. ?Tomsk Polytechnic University is an advanced technology university in Russia and is therefore interesting for Moscow Lomonosov State University as a partner in launching applied research to order from companies,? the website reported a statement by Andrei Fedyanin, the vice dean for scientific activity at MSU?s Department of Physics. Under plans, the partners will start by creating a distributed interuniversity center to be called ?Modern Physics,? aimed at cultivating high school students? interest in this area of science...