Central Asian Science and Technology Integration: Kazakhstan - Tajikistan.

A delegation from Tajikistan, representing the State Institution “National Patent Information Center”, visited National Center of Science and Technology Evaluation JSC with the purpose of exchanging experience and acquaintance with the activities of NCSTE. The meeting was held within the framework of the Agreement on Cooperation and Interaction.

Scientists of Tyumen presented material for road construction in the Arctic

The construction of roads in the harsh Arctic conditions — not an easy task. But scientists from the Tyumen industrial University (TIU), together with colleagues from the Institute of the Earth cryosphere of the Siberian branch of the RAS has created a heat insulating material made from natural raw materials, which will be able to cope with the main problem arising in the construction of roads, — the increase in volume of soil due to freezing of contained moisture.