On September 29 at the premises of the Museum of the World Ocean, Kaliningrad State Technical University, Baltic Fishing Fleet State Academy and Kaliningrad Marine Fishery College represented their educational opportunities at the assembly called “Other Shores. This event was dedicated to our closest neighbor - Poland. It was attended by such universities as: Gdansk University, Gdansk Polytechnic University, etc.
The night before, a meeting with representatives of the World Association of Girl Guides and Girl Scouts (Wagggs, UK) was held in the student's club of KSTU campus. They were visiting their Russian colleagues in the Kaliningrad region. Their goal is to expand the Scout network outside the United Kingdom. They came to KSTU to talk with representatives of the student community and, of course, to tell about themselves.
In May 2018, Russian students took part in the twentieth anniversary week of international projects in the German city of Nordhausen, at the end of which both sides expressed a wish to continue friendship between our two universities. And already in the end of September 2018, another group of German students visited the Kaliningrad region to get acquainted with its electriсal power industry. Close cooperation between KSTU and Yantarenergo JSC allowed for a varied programme of their visit. For example, on September 23, the students visited one of the German heritage sites in the Kaliningrad region - the Pravdinsk Hydroelectric Power Plant of low capacity.
Professor Donna Strickland (Canada) won the Nobel Prize for inventions in the field of laser physics, using, among other things, the scientific heritage of her Russian colleagues. Currently, Professor V.V. Bryukhanov is an academic advisor of the research papers in the field of Interaction of laser radiation with matter. Micro- and nanotechnologies, performed by his students - PhD I.G. Samusev, A.M. Ivanov, N.A. Myslitskaya, A.V. Tsibulnikova, working both in KSTU and in I.Kant BFU. Associate Professor of the Department of Chemistry V.A. Slezhkin works in this direction too. Their research results are published in leading national and international scientific journals.
03.10.2018 KSTU athletes have been carrying the Winter Universiade torch on the streets of Kaliningrad
In the framework of preparation for the XXIX Winter Universiade, which Krasnoyarsk will host in 2019, a vivid ceremony is taking place in the country - the Torch Relay. Today it came to Kaliningrad. Despite the strong gusty wind and rain, schoolchildren, students and cadets from all over the city gathered to support the participants. In particular, several hundred representatives of KSTU, BFFSA and KMFС came to see the ceremony which was opened by KSTU rector Vladimir Volkogon.
A team headed by a KSTU postgraduate student Andrey Zadorozhniy came second and won the coveted silver medals in the International Marathon Race for electric cars "Tallshinki-Monte Carlo 2018". Together with a postgraduate student from Baltic Federal University Maxim Novikov, they represented the Kaliningrad region and our two leading universities. The coveted cup for their second place was awarded by the Formula One World champion Nico Rosberg.
Last Sunday, on September 30, the traditional bike ride "KSTU - Sport Planet" took place. This year it was conducted at the expense of the grant of the Russian Federal Agency for Youth Affairs, received as a result of the win in the project competition. This allowed everyone to take part in the race free of charge, and those who registered among the first two thousand participants - also received food and a commemorative medal. As early as three weeks before the start, the number of registrants exceeded 2 thousand people.
In the framework of the International Marathon Race for electric cars "Tallshinki-Monte Carlo 2018", a series of stages in Germany came to the end. The Russian crew, which includes a postgraduate student from KSTU, Andrey Zadorozhniy, visited cities such as Peenemünde, Greifswald, Rostock, Hamburg and others. A team from Kaliningrad took part in events with the participation of distinguished guests, among which was German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
On September 3, VI International Baltic Maritime Forum started in the assembly hall of KSTU. This is an annual large-scale international scientific and practical event that unites under its aegis a number of scientific conferences, round tables and master classes devoted to the development of science and education in the marine industry, production sector and agriculture of the Baltic region. KSTU rector V.A. Volkogon and representatives of the Government of the Kaliningrad region, as well as the Kaliningrad Amber Combine gave their welcoming speeches at the opening of the Forum.
25.05.2018 Professor from KSTU took part in the international forum, exhibition and FAMA on biotechnology
the state and development prospects" and the exhibition "The World of Biotechnology 2018" took place in the center of Moscow, in Gostiniy Dvor . About 3,000 people from 42 regions of the Russian Federation, as well as countries of the near and far abroad took part in these events. KSTU was represented by the Head of the Department of Food Biotechnology Dr.Sc. Professor Olga Mezenova. Main topics of the events were: biomedicine, biopharmaceuticals, functional nutrition, bioeconomics, genomic and cellular medicine, biomaterials, ecology and other.
On April 28, 2018, the Second International Festival of Recitation "Pegasus" was held in the Educational Center "Edukarium" (Kaliningrad). It was attended by students from KSTU, MSTC Navy Academy (Kaliningrad branch), RANEPA and Gdańsk University (Poland). KSTU was represented by foreign students, trained by the Russian language department: Mwenda Judith (Zambia), Hussam Edin May and Mohammed Shahrur (Syria), Abbas Mohammed Luay (Iraq).
On April 23-27, Nordhausen University of Applied Science (Germany) hosted the twentieth anniversary week of international projects. Teachers from dozens of higher education institutions from around the world took part in it. This year, acting head of the international department of Nordhausen University Mathias Heineke, as a sign of cooperation with KSTU, invited KSTU students who participated in the September 2017 meeting. In total, four Master students of the Faculty of Shipbuilding and Power Engineering were sent to the German city, as well as their head, Ph.D., Associate Professor Andrei Nikishin.
30.04.2018 Mail.ru ambassadors are sought for
On April 27, in room 255 of the main KSTU building, a meeting was held between the Director for Interaction with Universities of Mail.Ru Group Sergey Mardanov and the students of our university. Those who are interested in becoming part of a large team of one of the leading it-companies in Russia were invited. At the beginning of the meeting, Mr.Mardanov told the students about the company's projects, the scope of its activities.
24.04.2018 Students of ecology from KSTU and Germany have worked out a project on improving the area round the stadium
From 16 to 20 April, the Department of Ichthyology and Ecology of the Faculty of Bioresources and Nature Management hosted German students. They came under the project of cooperation with the German University of Applied Sciences - Ostfalia in the city of Wolfsburg. Within the framework of the programme, students studying ecology and ichthyology from KSTU together with German students were working on a project: "Ecologization of the urban environment by the example of the Kaliningrad stadium."
The General Assembly of EGU 2018 (European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018) has completed its work in Vienna (Austria). This annual event is held for five days at the Austrian Center of Vienna, next to one of the four international headquarters of the United Nations in the world's only conference center, which is directly linked to the UN website. Special scientific and interdisciplinary events as well as oral, PICO and poster presentations on disciplinary and interdisciplinary topics covering the entire spectrum of sciences about the Earth, planets and the space took place at the 22000m2 exhibition space within the framework of the General Assembly of 2018.
19.04.2018 Students from the faculty of shipbuilding and power engineering have won in the Russian national academic competition in applied mechanics
The annual third and final stage of the All-Russian Academic Competition in Applied Mechanics (AM) was held at the premises of St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (ITMO) from 05 to 11 April 2018. A record number of participants from all over Russia (20) took part in the XX jubilee Competition. A total number of participants- 106.
Andrey Zadorozhniy, a post graduate student of the Department of Electrical Equipment of Ships and Power Engineering (research advisor- Doctor of Engineering, professor, head of the Department V.Beley) have joined the Russian national power industry team at International youth power industry forum of PJSC “Rosseti” 2018.
02.04.2018 Capacity crowd at the poetry night
On March 30, in room 266 of the main KSTU building, a traditional poetry party was held, organized by the Department of Russian Language. Despite the end of the working week, there was not enough room to swing a cat. Among the guests of the event there were students, academic and administrative staff, including the rector- V. Volkogon. This year the poetry party was dedicated to paintings, so the whole programme was divided into several thematic parts: portraits, still lives, landscapes and plots. Reading poems and performing songs was accompanied by rendering images on the screen.
On March 29, the Moscow region hosted an expanded session of the Federal Agency for Fisheries, dedicated to the performance in 2017 and tasks for 2018. The event was opened by Deputy Minister of Agriculture of the Russian Federation - head of the Federal Agency for Fisheries Ilya Shestakov.
The university complex of KSTU presented its educational opportunities at the largest regional exhibition "PRO Education", which opened on March 23, 2018, in "Yantarniy" sports complex.Visitors of literally the largest stand of the exhibition, where KSTU was represented together with Baltic Fishing Fleet State Academy and Kaliningrad Marine Fisheries College, not only could get acquainted with the degree programmes offered, but also try their hand at carving, playing a computer game created by the students, knitting knots or even learn to navigate on the steering simulator.