December 5, 2019
Russian Research Institute is formed at Tsinghua University
On December 5, the Russian Research Institute was created at Tsinghua University. It’s an important stage in the development of academic cooperation between Russia and China. Attending the official founding ceremony were Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Natalya Ivanova, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Head of the Department of Electronic Equipment Design and Technology of BMSTU Vadim Shakhnov and Deputy Head of BMSTU Department of International Scientific and Educational Cooperation Dmitriy Drobishev.
The new institute is organized to unite a number of laboratories at Tsinghua University working on joint projects. The main Russian partners here are Bauman Moscow State Technical University (BMSTU), Saint Petersburg University (SPbU) and Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (SPbPU). The graduate of BMSTU, professor Dong Ge, became one of the chiefs of the institute.
Russian Research Institute started its activity from the competition aimed at finding and stimulating startups in various fields. The best projects will get financial support.