PhD student of BSUNanoresearch laboratory conducts research in Japan

PhD student of BSU Nanoresearch laboratory, AlmaraRahimli, carries out research work at the Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry Department of Kumamoto University, Japan. The visit takes place through the invitation by Professor of Department Head of Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry Hirotaka Ihara and all visit expenses are covered by Japanese government. At the frame of internship AlmaraRahimli will investigate the technology of acquisition and stabilization of TiO2 nanoparticles by the use of new carbon modification method. She will also study the possible applications of these novel hybrid materials. It should be noted that at the Baku State University recently, special attention is paid to the dual management issues of PhD students. The supervisors of the PhD student AlmaraRahimli is Dean of the Faculty Physics of Baku State University, Professor MahammadaliRamazanov, and Professor of Department Head of Applied Chemistry and Biochemistry Hirotaka IHARA.

Canadian Minister visits Baku State University

Reza Moridi, Ontario's Minister of Research and Innovation has visited Baku State University. BSU rector Abel Maharramov briefed the gest on the activities of BSU, its international relations, particularly with Canadian universities. Minister Reza Moridi, in turn, expressed the interest in developing relations between Baku State University and Ontario universities. The meeting also involved discussion of issues of mutual interest, in particular innovation related directions of science. Reza Moridi is a Liberal member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario who was elected in 2007 to represent the riding of Richmond Hill. He serves as a cabinet minister in the government of Kathleen Wynne. He is the first Iranian-Canadian elected to a provincial legislature in Canada.

Project implemented at Nano Research laboratory wins the first place in the 26th International Research Projects Contest

“Effect of Nanoparticles on the Development of Plants in Saline Soil” project by Fidan Ibrahimova, student of the Baku European Lyceum, has been announced as a winner in the  “26th International Research Projects Contest”,  which was held in Istanbul from May 23 to May 25. The project was implemented at the Nano Research laboratory of BSU under the leadership of Professor Mammadali Ramazanov, Dean of the Physic Department and Docent Ismet Ahmadov. The “INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH PROJECTS” Competition implemented by MEF Educational Institutions for purpose of supporting scientific education, orientating any skillful students in this area to scientific researches and growing them as “Scientists of the Futures” in branches of Physics, Chemistry and Biology is attracted a great attention increasingly every year by high school youth.

The next meeting of project ECONANO


The next meeting of project ECONANO in the frame of implementation European Union TEMPUS program was held at Baku State University 08 -10 July 2015. The representative of the Ministry of Education, participants from European Union side: University of Sapienza, Italy, Paris 13, France, the University of Patras, Greece, and from Azerbaijan: Baku State University, Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Construction, Caucasus University, AZECOLAB company attended the meeting. Have been carried out the discussions of the creation of a new master's program Environmental Engineering and proposed the creation of this specialization in accordance with European education programs designed for the Republic of Azerbaijan. The new master's degree program will include only specialty-oriented subjects. The post master theses on the researches carried out in universities of Italy, France and Greece in the frame of ECONANO project were presented and discussed on 9 of July 2015. An international commission evaluated each of the 12 postmasters theses. The Rector of Baku State University, academician Abel Maharramov emphasized the high level of made presentations and noted that it became possible thanks to intensive and hard work and effort under supervision of their supervisors. He also noted that such successful implementation of this project is the real example of integration of Azerbaijan education system into the European educational area. Project leader Professor Luca Di Palma, and coordinator from Azerbaijan side Professor Mahammadali Ramazanov reported on the work done and the planned next activities was discussed. During the seminar the representative of the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan Ilham Humbatov highly evaluated the implemented activities in the frame of ECONANO project and in connection with further preparation of "Environmental engineering" master's program said that the Ministry of Education highly values ​​ such projects, and always support it. At the end, certificates were successfully handed to masters’ students. At the meeting took part 11 professors from the European Universities.

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