News

ISTC Contributes to Securing Nuclear Materials
29.07.2009

ISTC Contributes to Securing Nuclear Materials

Both President Medvedev and Obama called for further actions in their joint summit statement of 6 July 2009.

Learn more
New Science & Technology in the Prevention of Biological Threats - Targeted Initiative Approved by ISTC Governing Board
13.07.2009

New Science & Technology in the Prevention of Biological Threats - Targeted Initiative Approved by ISTC Governing Board

Its' purpose is to develop and create synergy between existing ISTC-supported projects while allowing for expansion of ISTC activities in the area of preventing biological threats.

Learn more
ISTC Held its 49th Governing Board Meeting in Minsk, Belarus
09.07.2009

ISTC Held its 49th Governing Board Meeting in Minsk, Belarus

The Board approved 6 new projects representing 2,8 million USD in new funding for activities in Russia, Belarus and the Kyrgyz Republic

Learn more
Open innovation in Russia provides new opportunities for EU companies
01.07.2009

Open innovation in Russia provides new opportunities for EU companies

ISTC has decided on a new package of measures for companies with headquarters in the EU to facilitate open innovation in Russia and in other countries in which ISTC operates.

Learn more
ISTC and The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Meet in Moscow to Discuss Cooperation on Nuclear Energy Safeguard Technologies
30.06.2009

ISTC and The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Meet in Moscow to Discuss Cooperation on Nuclear Energy Safeguard Technologies

As part of a series of working meetings to enhance cooperation between ISTC and IAEA in the area of nuclear safeguards, security and verification, senior representatives and experts from both organizations took part in a two-day program of presentations and technology review at the ISTC headquarters in Moscow

Learn more
ISTC Launches its Annual Report 2008 at the Marriott Royal Aurora in Moscow
18.06.2009

ISTC Launches its Annual Report 2008 at the Marriott Royal Aurora in Moscow

Professor Anna Sominina, Head of Department at the Research Institute of Influenza in St Petersburg, explained her ISTC project that develops a new method to determine the A (H5N1) virus, or swine flu virus.

Learn more
ISTC Supports International Research on the Human Influenza Virus
05.05.2009

ISTC Supports International Research on the Human Influenza Virus

Because new strains of human influenza can spread rapidly and have the potential to cause great loss of life, e.g., the so-called Spanish Flu Pandemic of 1918 caused between 40 to 100 million deaths, scientists have been working for decades to better understand the influenza virus.

Learn more
Nuclear Fusion: State-of-the-Art Research Project to Start in Kazakhstan
16.04.2009

Nuclear Fusion: State-of-the-Art Research Project to Start in Kazakhstan

The project aims to design, manufacture, assemble and test a novel divertor, which will be a key component of an experimental thermo-nuclear reactor KTM (Kazakhstan Tokamak for Material Testing), built in Kazakhstan in cooperation with Russia.

Learn more
ISTC and Armenian Government Agree on Co-Funding of Science Projects
01.04.2009

ISTC and Armenian Government Agree on Co-Funding of Science Projects

Since 1995, when the first Armenian project was launched, ISTC has funded 155 science projects to a total value of 36.7 million USD.

Learn more
Two New ISTC Projects on the CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC)
30.03.2009

Two New ISTC Projects on the CERN Large Hadron Collider (LHC)

The projects worth 2,4 million USD are to develop a novel accelerating section for the new LHC injector

Learn more