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UNESCO approved the activitу of the UNESCO Chair at NSUACE (Sibstrin)

The activity of scientists, academic staff, and students on the problems of the UNESCO Chair “Theory and Technology of Environmental Safety in Water Resources Control” at NSUACE (Sibstrin) has been given a high rating. As noted in the letter written by Stefania Giannini, Assistant Director-General for Education, UNESCO (Paris, France), sent to the university on May 29, 2019, good results were achieved by the UNESCO Chair of Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Sibstrin) during the four-year activity period. Based on this, the agreement on the validity of the UNESCO Chair at NSUACE (Sibstrin) has been extended for 4 years (until October 2023). For the next period the following tasks are allotted to the UNESCO Chair:

Academic mobility of staff and students of the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies

In March students and teachers of the building materials, standardization and certification department of NSUACE (Sibstrin) had an internship according to the academic mobility program “Quality Management and Standardization” at Kazakh Humanitarian Law Innovative University (KazHLIU) in Semey, Kazakhstan. During the internship, students got acquainted with the issues of international standardization and quality management processes in construction. They visited leading industrial enterprises of Semey, took part in the round table, held at the Kazakhstan Institute of Standardization and Certification.

German scientist got the title of Honorary Professor of NSUACE (Sibstrin)

By the decision of the Academic Council of Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering, the title of Honorary Professor of NSUACE (Sibstrin) was awarded to a long-time friend and partner of our university Dr. Uwe Gaisbauer, head of the Gas Dynamic Laboratory at the Institute of Aerodynamics and Gas Dynamics of the University of Stuttgart. The honorary diploma was given to the well-known scientist by the rector Yury L. Skolubovich during the meeting with representatives of the delegation from the German university. The rector of NSUACE (Sibstrin) noted that there is a great potential within the framework of scientific, educational and industrial projects of cooperation with the University of Stuttgart. Dr. Uwe Gaisbauer expressed his gratitude for the appreciation of his contribution to the development of partnership between the universities and promised to make every effort to further develop the cooperation between NSUACE (Sibstrin) and the University of Stuttgart.

Students of NSUACE (Sibstrin) successfully completed the course «Applied Aerodynamics» delivered in English

12 students of NSUACE (Sibstrin) successfully completed the course "Applied Aerodynamics" ("Applied aerodynamics") in English. The exam was taken personally by Dr. Uwe Gaisbauer, head of the Gas Dynamic Laboratory at the Institute of Aerodynamics and Gas Dynamics of the University of Stuttgart. The optional course was organized by the Institute of International Affairs of NSUACE (Sibstrin) within the framework of the Erasmus + program for the development of academic mobility. The participants of the course were undergraduates of the international UNESCO Chair, students from the advanced group of English, students and undergraduates of the Faculty of Civil Engineering and the Institute of Architecture and Urban Planning.

The III International Forum "Student of the XXI Century: Dialogue, Mutual Understanding, Tolerance” was held at NSUACE (Sibstrin)

On May 17-18, 2019, the III International Scientific Student Forum for foreign bachelors, undergraduates, and graduate students "Student of the 21st Century: Dialogue, Mutual Understanding, Tolerance" was held on the basis of Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Sibstrin). It was attended by foreign students and teachers from a number of Novosibirsk universities, as well as from Pavlodar State University named after S.M. Toraigyrov (Kazakhstan) and the University of Belgrade (Serbia). On the first day of the forum a conference took place, where scientific student reports were presented. On the second day the International Art Festival "Siberian Spring" was held in Zaeltsovsky Park. At the opening ceremony and the plenary meeting the rector of NSUACE (Sibstrin), Professor Yu.L. Skolubovich

Guests from Mongolian State University of Science and Technology visited NSUACE (Sibstrin)

A round-table devoted to the discussion of international cooperation in the field of science and education was held with the representatives of Mongolian State University of Science and Technology (Ulan Bator, Mongolia) in NSUACE (Sibstrin) on February 19, 2019. The delegation from the Mongolian university included the Head of the Chair of Building Materials, the Environment Department of the Institute of Architecture and Construction, Dr. Danzandorj Sunjidmaa, Head of the Department of Building Structures, the Department of Building Engineering of the Institute of Architecture and Construction, Dr. Yagaanbuyant Duynharzhav, a representative of the university’s academic staff Zhanlav Sarantuyaa.

Architecture Students from Sibstrin Entered Top Three Winners at Snow Construction Festival in China

On December 22 and 23, 2018, the team of the Institute of Architecture and Urban Planning of NSUACE (Sibstrin) took part in Snow Constructions Festival, which took place at Harbin Institute of Technology (Harbin, China). The purpose of this competition was to construct a temporary building for Ice and Snow Carnival. According to the rules, this building, measured 3 by 2.5 meters, was to be made of snow in the manner of digging and cavern. 14 teams participated in the competition: 13 teams from Chinese universities, and the Russian team representing NSUACE (Sibstrin). The building, created by our students, took the third place in the competition. In addition, the Director of the Institute of Architecture and Urban Planning, Professor Alexey A. Gudkov was awarded a Special Cup as the best leader of the student group.

Dear colleagues, We invite you to take part in the XII All-Russian scientific and technical conference “Topical Issues of Architecture and Construction”

We invite you to participate in other scientific events of NSUACE (Sibstrin) in 2019 1. April 2-4, 2019, Scientific and practical conference “In-novative Development and Implementation of Digital Economy Development in Russia” Coordinator – Semenikhina V.A., Ph.D. Econ. Sciences, professor E-mail: k.ngasu@yandex.ru Теlephone: (383)266-27-93; +7(913)458-56-58 2. April 2-4, 2019, The IV All-Russian conference “Quality and Innovations–the Basis of Modern Materials and Technologies» Coordinator – Smirnova О.Е., Ph.D. Tech. sciences, as-sociate professor E-mail: smirnova.olj@yandex.ru Telephone: (383)266-42-94

NSUACE (Sibstrin) signed a cooperation agreement with the Chinese corporation "Hongsheng"

On December 18, 2018, Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Sibstrin) and the Harbin Hongsheng Corporation (Harbin, PRC) concluded a cooperation agreement. The document, signed by Rector Yuri Skolubovich and General Designer of the Corporation Lin Guohai, will launch the strategic partnership of the parties and the implementation of investment projects in the Novosibirsk region. The cooperation agreement is aimed at developing the construction industry of the Novosibirsk region and includes resolving issues related to the introduction of innovative technologies, promoting new building materials to the market, and participating in the design and construction of new projects. The possibility of using construction technologies developed by NSUACE (Sibstrin) in China will also be considered.

An open lecture by Professor of Harbin Polytechnic University Lin Guohai on the theme "Low-Rise energy-efficient construction in cold regions of China" was held at Sibstrin

On December 17, 2018, the general designer of the Harbin Corporation Hongsheng (Harbin, China), the author of numerous scientific papers and patents, professor of Harbin Polytechnic University and honorary professor of a number of foreign universities Lin Guohai delivered an open lecture at NSUACE (Sibstrin). The event was held as part of the working visit of the delegation of the Harbin Corporation Hongsheng to our university. The theme of the lecture was devoted to low-rise energy-efficient construction in the cold regions of China and aroused great interest among students, undergraduates, graduate students and teachers of Sibstrin.

Serbia and Russia: Сontinued Сooperation

In the middle of November 2018, the next step was made in joint research and educational work of NSUACE (Sibstrin) and the University of Belgrade (Serbia). The rectors of our universities met to discuss the future prospects of joint scientific and educational cooperation and sources of funding. The long-term plan includes the mutual exchange of lecturers in the framework of educational activities at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate levels, participation in the work of the graduate examination committee for the graduation theses defense at the graduate and postgraduate level, joint research, publications and others. It is planned to sign an additional agreement to the framework cooperation agreement in February 2019.

The UNESCO Chair Master Students’ Internship at the University of Belgrade (Serbia)

From November 19 till November 24, 2018, master students of the UNESCO Chair at NSUACE (Sibstrin) completed internship at the University of Belgrade (Serbia). The University of Belgrade prepared a very rich and interesting program for our master students. In just one week they got acquainted with the extensive educational and scientific activities of the university, as well as with the rich culture and architecture of Serbia. The language of communication was English, so it allowed our master students to successfully apply their communication skills. On the first day our group had a tour around the university buildings. The students visited a library, the building where architecture, engineering and hydraulic engineering departments are situated. Special attention was paid to the hydrotechnical laboratory, where the students could learn about all the details of the operation of various water treatment facilities in miniature.

NSUACE (Sibstrin) and the leading university of Moldova signed a cooperation agreement

Novosibirsk State University of Architecture and Civil Engineering (Sibstrin) signed an agreement on academic cooperation with the Technical University of Moldova. The agreement was signed on November 16, 2018 during the working visit of the rector of NSUACE (Sibstrin) Yu. L. Skolubovich to the Republic of Moldova. Within the framework of the signed document the parties intend to promote international academic cooperation. In particular, the agreement will allow to develop academic mobility of teachers and students, exchange materials and publications in the field of education and scientific research, conduct joint research and organize meetings on problems of education and science.

Department of Building Materials, Standardization and Certification of NSUACE (Sibstrin) took part in an international conference in Uzbekistan

On October 27-28, 2018, an international conference was held at the Namangan Institute of Civil Engineering (Uzbekistan) on the topic “Current issues of using local raw materials of the Fergana Valley for the production of import-substituting products”. The Department of Building Materials, Standardization and Certification of NSUACE (Sibstrin) took part in the event. Within the framework of the conference academic staff of the department online participated in the section "Problems of production of competitive materials and efficient use of technical and technological resources in production."

NSUACE (Sibstrin) develops strategic partnerships with universities and companies of northern China

From 11 to 14 October 2018 Vice-Rector for Science and Prospective Development of NSUACE (Sibstrin) Dmitry A. Obozny took part in the VII International Exhibition of Scientific and Technological Achievements as a member of the delegation of the Novosibirsk Region. The Exhibition was held in Harbin (China). This is one of the most significant intergovernmental strategic projects of the PRC, created to promote the international transfer of high technologies, the exchange of professional personnel and scientific and technical innovation cooperation.