The theme of ASET was helping corporations to enter the aerospace industry and after-market sector.
A new publication by ISTC on the results of funded research projects in the field of Aerospace is available
A series of events were organized through the week as part of a plan to strenghtenISTC's presence in the country
The announcement was made in the frame of ISTC Week in Kazakhstan
The ISTC Governing Board appointed a new Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) Chairperson, Dr. Masanori Araki, from Japan Party.
The important role of Vitaly Kovalenko, Head of the Kyrgyz branch office, was also underlined during the ceremony.
In an energy generation fusion reactor, structural materials will be exposed to very high doses of irradiation. No facility in the near future will be able to reproduce the exact environment of a fusion power plant although this is extremely important in order to choose the right building materials.
According to an estimation of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, there are about 35,000 cattle burial grounds in Russia alone and they are not always identified or well protected, leaving important risks of biohazards for humans and animals.
The 34 soil samples investigated were collected from the northeastern Arctic tundra in Russia, which is characterized by continuous permafrost. The three sampled groups had a geological age of 1.8-2 million years, 20,000-35,000 years and 6,000-8,000 years.
The 'Cooperation and Support Program for Nuclear Safety, Emergency Preparedness, Response, Rehabilitation, Remediation, and Monitoring' was initiated on request from the Japanese Government.
The purpose of the project was to monitor and compare, for the first time, molecular-epidemiological diversity of HIV type 1 in Russia, Armenia, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan.
The event was organized by the Russian Center for Policy Studies (PIR Center) and supported by ISTC. The opening remarks were given by the PIR Center President, Vladimir Orlov and ISTC Executive Director, Adriaan van der Meer.
These projects totalizing a $500,000 investment are part of a larger $10 million Central Asia initiative of the European Union and ISTC to mitigate the impact of diseases and pathogens migrating from the region or transiting it.
Visit of US- DOE Under Secretary for Nuclear Security and Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
Mr. Thomas d'Agostino, US- DOE Under Secretary for Nuclear Security and Administrator of the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA), visited ISTC to discuss new areas of common interest for possible cooperation
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) and the partnership of chemical institutes Orchemed held a press conference and business networking event on 25 May 2011 at the business center of the Academy of Sciences in Chernogolovka, Moscow region.
The International Science and Technology Center (ISTC) is an intergovernmental organization connecting scientists from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Georgia with their peers and research organizations in the EU, Japan, Republic of Korea, Norway and the United States.
ISTC facilitates international science projects and assists the global scientific and business community to source and engage with CIS and Georgian institutes that develop or possess an excellence of scientific know-how.