SPbSUT took part in the international conference CLEO Europe & EQEC 2019

One of the largest international conferences devoted to Photonics and laser technology – Conference on Lasers & Electro-Optics / Europe and European Quantum Electronics Conference (CLEO / Europe-EQEC) was held in Munich (Germany) on June 23-27.

This year a poster presentation on "Photoactive Fiber-Optics Endoscope for Oncology" was made by Konstantin Dukelsky, Vice-rector for scientific work of SPbSUT. The report aroused great interest from the audience.

Visit of colleagues from the Chinese youth university of political sciences

On June 19th, a representative delegation of the Chinese youth University of political Sciences, the largest University of China, visited SPbSUT. The first study visit took place for the initiative shown from both sides and designed to establish mutually beneficial relations in the field of educational, scientific and innovative activities.

The Chinese delegation was very interested to learn about the experience of teaching disciplines in the field of telecommunications, taking into account the achievements of Russian and Chinese scientists and manufacturers of appropriate equipment. The guests were particularly interested in the experience of training students in the Huawei network Academy (HNA) of the scientific and educational center "Infocommunication technologies and neurocognitive architectures", as well as the work of the media Center of our University.

SPbSUT Summer school 2019

On June 14th, the closing ceremony of the Summer school "History, culture and architecture of St. Petersburg" was held. Students of the Milwaukee School of Engineering received gifts and certificates of successful completion of the program.

In two weeks, in addition to classes of the Russian language, history of Russian culture, architecture, students got known with SPbSUT and the city. A boat trip of the rivers and canals of St. Petersburg was organized for the students. The group also visited the Hermitage museum, Peter and Paul fortress, St. Isaac's Cathedral, the memorial of the siege of Leningrad and many other interesting and memorable places of the city.

Students were amazed by the beauty of St. Petersburg and expressed a desire to visit the cultural capital again in the future.

Exchange students from France completed the academic year at SPbSUT

On June 11th, a solemn ceremony of awarding by certificates of completion of studies and memorable gifts with the symbols of SPbSUT to a group of French students who studied at our University for exchange program took place.

During the academic year, students were taught by lecturers of SPbSUT and invited lecturers from Germany, Spain, Slovenia, the United States. The students had the opportunity to work on projects related to the direction of training at home universities. Students got acquainted with the culture of Russia: the excursions to the Konstantin Palace, the Hermitage and a trip to Veliky Novgorod were organized; the students also took part in the annual Festival of National Cultures and took first place in the category "Dessert".

The guys are leaving with good impressions about the SPbSUT and Russia and promised to visit the University and their new friends.

We wish the students success in their further studies and career!

Meeting with the Delegation from Czech Republic

On June. 6th there was a meeting of representatives of universities of St. Petersburg with the delegation from the Czech Republic, composed of the President of the chamber of Commerce Jiri Nestaval and the Chairman of the Committee for universities, education and science of the Carl Rice Parliament. The SPbSUT was represented at the event by the head of the international cooperation Department Irina Karimova.

The main purpose of the event was to discuss cooperation between the countries in the field of education and science. Russian colleagues told about their universities, training programs, including in foreign languages, academic exchange, quotas of the Russian Government for foreign citizens trainings. The Czech delegation, in turn, called for joint participation in the projects of the European programme ERASMUS for universities international cooperation support.

At the end of the meeting, the participants agreed to organize a seminar in St. Petersburg at the beginning of the next academic year,to which is planned to invite leading Czech universities. The joint event will provide an opportunity for colleagues from the two countries to establish contacts and discuss opportunities for cooperation.

It is worth noting that the SPbSUT has successfully cooperated with the Czech technical University in Prague. Our students have an excellent opportunity to participate in an exchange training in one of the most beautiful European capitals.

"Northern Europe Pskov and the Hanseatic league: past and present"

From May, 21st to 23rd International scientific and practical conference"Northern Europe Pskov and the Hanseatic league: past and present" was held in Pskov.

As part of the work of the youth platform, a "School of social design" was organized. The Organizing Committee of the event included representatives of the expert community of the Federal Agency for youth affairs, representatives of the all-Russian Association of graduates, the Administration of Pskov. One of the teachers and experts of the school was the head of the student cultural and leisure center SPbSUT S. A. Morozov.

The opening of the "Artificial Intelligence in communication networks" laboratory

On May 29th, the opening ceremony of the new laboratory "Artificial Intelligence in communication networks"at the Department of Communication networks and data transmission was held. The opening was timed to the start of the 73rd Regional scientific and technical conference of students, postgraduates and young scientists "STUDENT SPRING – 2019", as well as the world summit of the International telecommunication Union "Artificial intelligence for good" (Geneva, May 28th-31st).

The opening speech was held by the head of the Department of Communication networks and data transmission A. E. Kucheryavy, who noted the relevance of the research on artificial intelligence in telecommunications and the need to establish contacts between innovators in the field of artificial intelligence, as well as in determining the practical applications of artificial intelligence in telecommunications networks.

The aims and objectives of the laboratory were told by its supervisor Muthanna Ammar Saleh Ali, Ph. d, associate Professor, Department of Communication networks and data transmission, research fellow of the Center for advanced research in 5G of The People's Friendship Univeristy of Russia. In the presentation, Muthanna Ammar spoke about the current state of research in the field of artificial intelligence for communication networks at both in the international arena and at the national, defined the ways and strategy for the development of the laboratory.

Lecturer of Ljubljana University (Slovenia) at SPbSUT

On May 21st-24th, Anton Kos, lecturer of the University of Ljubljana (Slovenia), visited SPbSUT. The purpose of the visit was to give lectures "Biofeedback systems and their application in sports and rehabilitation" in English for exchange students. It is worth noting that students and teachers annually participate in the ERASMUS+ program, which allows to share experiences between Universities.

Students of the SPbSUT are studying at the University of Ljubljana In the current semester.

Exchange students at the Konstantinovsky Palace

Every year a group of students from partner universities of France and Finland study at SPbSUT under the exchange program. During the school year, students not only recieve new knowledge and work on their projects, but also get acquainted with the culture of Russia. On May 27th, students were given an excursion to the Konstantinovsky Palace ("Congress Palace") – the current state residence of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.

The Palace was established in 2001 by presidential decree on the basis of the Konstantinovsky Palace and Park ensemble (the historical residence of the Grand Dukes of the Romanovs) and today it is one of the most prestigious venues for events of any level.

During the tour, the students took a walk through the main halls, the Palace seating, visited the official meeting rooms of the President of the Russian Federation with leading politicians of the world and the meeting rooms in an informal setting. The students highly appreciated the architecture of the Palace and expressed a desire to further get acquainted with the culture of Russia and its history.


Cooperation with Tashkent University

On May 27th, a delegation from Tashkent University of Information technologies named by Muhammad al-Khorazmiy (TUIT) visited our University under the leadership of the Dean of the "Television technologies" Faculty F. M. Nuraliev and the head of the "Systems and applications of TV studios" Department B. Zh. Bazarbayev.

An interesting visit of the scientific and educational "Media Center" was held for guests from Uzbekistan.They discussed possible cooperation in the field of media and technology, the prospects for the professional development program implementation of TUIT staff at our University in the autumn of 2019.

Today the delegation takes part in the scientific and technical conference of students, postgraduates and young scientists "STUDENT SPRING – 2019", which includes an exhibition of scientific and technical achievements of the University. On the second day of the conference speakers from TUIT will present their research work at the section "Television and Metrology".