Researchers at Moscow’s Mendeleev Russian University of Chemistry and Technology have developed a five dimensional (5D) digital data storage technology uses nano-structured quartz glass to store information.
Thousands of Russian pilots will be trained at the Boeing training and research centre that opened at the Skolkovo innovation city last summer, the head of the U.S. aviation giant in Russia said in an interview with Vedomosti newspaper published Wednesday.
Russia and Belarus have created a joint investment fund, the ‘Russian-Belorussian Venture Investment Fund,’ with 1.4 billion Russian rubles at the initial stage (approximately $23.5 million at the current exchange rate).
A team of physicists representing MIPT, one of Moscow’s most renowned tech universities also known as Phystech, and ITMO, a sizable St. Petersburg-based university, earlier this year demonstrated the potential to use silicon nanoparticles in efficient nonlinear control of light.
The Skolkovo Foundation signed a strategic business cooperation agreement with the Russian division of Japan’s Panasonic Corporation during a state visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin to the island nation on Friday.
BaseALT SPO, a company created by a group of developers headed by Alexey Novodvorsky, has received 100 million rubles (nearly $1.6 million at the current exchange rate) to develop new Linux enterprise class operating systems.
A company working on creating food for prawns from algae has been awarded five million rubles ($82,000) by the Skolkovo Foundation, making it the first startup working in agriculture to receive a mini-grant from the foundation.
ExoAtlet, a Skolkovo resident that makes medical exoskeletons that enable disabled people to walk again, won the RBC media group’s award for the Breakthrough of the Year in an awards ceremony in Moscow on Tuesday evening.
Researchers at the Lobachevsky University (UNN) in Nizhny Novgorod, in Russia’s mid-Volga area, are developing multifunctional nanodimensional therapeutic agents based on protein toxins and beta emitters for combinatory cancer treatment.