On April 15, 2019, a top manager, executive director of the research institute “The Ethical Research Network Limited”, United Kingdom – Margaret Mary Lilian Nelson arrived in KSTU. She will work at our university as a vice-rector for internationalization under the program of the MES RK.
Dr.Margaret has 19 years experience of academic research, 12 of which have been in a leaderhip role. She is a Visiting Professor at Turku University of Applied Sciences, Finland and External Examiner at the University of the Witwatersand, South Africa. Joint work is planned on the development of all areas of international cooperation during her stay at KSTU.
Dr. Sachita Nanda Sa – Fakir Mohan (India), a visiting scientist, an assistant professor at the Department of Social Sciences of Postgraduate Education, a specialist in economics and human resources development, from December 10 to December 29 of the year arrived at the faculty of engineering economics and management. As part of his visit, Dr. Sa will conduct a series of open lectures, seminars at the faculty and a number of training seminars for students, undergraduates and faculty members.
From 26 November to 22 December 2018, at the mechanical engineering faculfty of the KSTU at the invitation of the Department “Nanotechnology and metallurgy” foreign sciencist, docent from Zaporizhia (Ukraine) Karpenko Anna Vladimirovna, he conducted lectures, practical classes and consultations for students and undergraduates of the specialty “Materials technology and technology of new materials” and “Metallurgy”.
Classes were held for bachelor students in the program “Special casting types”, “Non-ferrous metallurgy”, “Theoretical foundations of pyrometallurgical processes” as well as for master degree students in the program “Heat insulation materials in high-temperature technology”, “Carbon based composite materials”.
The lectures covered such topics as:
-Production of carbon fibers from polyacrylonitrile (PAN), pitch, cellulose hydrate;
-Types of roasting;
-Leaching of metal raw materials;
She is in the scientific seminar of the Department of N&M spoke about scientific research in the field of carbon-based composite materials and shared his experience in the use of various methods of training.
The meeting of the faculty with foreign sciencist was fruitful, a range of key issues, not only in metallurgy and materials science, but also in pedagogy were considered. The main conclusion of the seminar was the strengthening of cooperation between the scientific community of Kazakhstan and Ukraine universities to solve the problems set by the government of Kazakhstan in the education system. The mechanical engineering faculfty expressed gratitude to her for scientific cooperation with our University.
On 26 of November, 2018 a scientist, doctor of technical sciences, a well-known specialist in the field of electromechanical systems of mechatronics, professor of the department “Electronics and Electrical Engineering” of Novosibirsk State Technical University (Novosibirsk, Russia) Kaluzhskiy Dmitry Leonidovich has arrived in KSTU.
During 4 weeks, the professor will read lectures on the course “Telecommunications and Communication Systems”, will conduct seminars and laboratory classes for students, graduate students, doctoral students and faculty members of the University.
Kaluzhsky Dmitry visited our university more than once, there were more than 15 articles published in the collaboration with teachers of the department “Technologies and Communication Systems”. At the present moment Kaluzhsky D.L. has filed an application for the patent of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the invention “Electric machine with combined excitation”.
Professor, Doctor of Natural Sciences from 19 of September to 12 of November Vladimir Stepanets viseted the Department of “Geology and Exploration of Mineral Deposits”. For master students, doctoral students and students during 3 weeks were given lectures in Russian and were devoted to the topic of geodynamics of Kazakhstan.
The following lectures were especially noted for students:
• Petrogeochemical specialization of plutonic and volcanogenic rocks of Kazakhstan ophiolites as a reflection of super-subduction processes. Ophiolites of pre-arc, back arc, ocean basins and island arcs
• Petrogeochemical specialization of rock-forming, accessory minerals of Kazakhstan ophiolites and ore genesis of mafic-ultramafic complexes
• Computer technologies, petrogeochemical diagrams and spidergrams and main geochemical types of island-arc complexes
• GERM Reservoir Database.Microsoft Excel programmes
• CIPW-norm3 program. Calculation of the standard mineral composition of rocks.
Master class held on for teachers of the Department of the GMPI on the topic: “Ophiolites of East and South Kazakhstan. Analysis of existing geodynamic schemes for the formation of Kazakhstan ophiolites.
On 31 of October, 2018 a scientist, doctor of technical sciences, professor of the department of FMPK INC, head of the research laboratory of the physics of solar cells of Tomsk Polytechnic University, senior researcher, took place International Laboratory of Vision Systems of FIT, Tomsk State University (Russia, Tomsk) Yurchenko Alexey Vasilievich has arrived in KSTU (Tomsk, Russia).
During 4 weeks, the professor will read lectures on the “Intellectual Information Systems” , will conduct seminars and laboratory classes for students, graduate students, doctoral students and faculty members of the University. A.V.Yurchenko visited our university more than once, there were more than 10 arcticles published in the collaboration with teachers of the department “Technologies and Communications Systems”, three monographs were written.
At the present moment joint work is being carried out on grant financing under the project of the IES No. 05131751 on the topic “Micro thermal power plant of coherence type with heat recovery”.
From 10 october to 09 november 2018, at the transport faculty of the KSTU at the invitation of the Department “transport equipment and technology” foreign scientist from Novosibirsk (Russia) Professor, doctor of Economics Bykadorov Sergey Alexandrovich, he conducted lectures, practical classes and consultations for students and undergraduates of the specialty “transport, Transport equipment and technology” and “logistics” (Transport) .
Classes were held for bachelor students in the program “transport logistics and the basics of forwarding services”, “basics of logistics”, “transport logistics”, as well as for master degree students in the program ” trends in the development of logistics TT”
Professor S. Bykadorov in the scientific seminar of the Department of TE&LS spoke about the transport and logistics systems of Russia and shared his experience in the use of various methods of training.
The meeting of the Department “transport equipment and technology” with Professor Bykadorov was fruitful, a range of key issues, not only in logistics, but also in pedagogy were considered. The main conclusion of the seminar was the strengthening of cooperation between the scientific community of Kazakhstan and Russian universities to solve the problems set by the government of Kazakhstan in the education system. The transport faculty expressed gratitude to Professor Bykadorov for scientific cooperation with our University.
September 10, 2018 in KSTU arrived doctor of physical and mathematical sciences from the St. Petersburg State University – Smirnov Mikhail Borisovich in the framework of the program to attract foreign experts in teaching.
During his visit to KSTU, from September 10 to October 5, 2018, the professor plans to read seven cycles of lectures before students and undergraduates of the Mining Faculty and the Faculty of Information Technology. Lectures are accompanied by seminars, master classes and trainings, during which Professor Smirnov M.B. will familiarize students with the skills of computer modeling of atomic dynamics in molecules and crystals with the purpose of interpreting and predicting the physico-chemical properties of functional materials.
On September 10, the invited scientist spoke to the staff of the Physics Department with a report on new trends in teaching physics at the St. Petersburg State University, and he and his former undergraduate, physics teacher Andrei Andreyevich Morozov, continue to study the polarization properties of binary nanotubes.
On September 12, a meeting was held between Professor Smirnov Mikhail Borisovich and Vice-rector for Strategic Development of KSTU Zhetesova Gulnara Santayevna. During the meeting, issues of making proposals for improving educational activities and educational process and further expanding cooperation between KSTU and St. Petersburg State University were discussed.
Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, professor, director of “Information technologies in education” department of Hong Kong University (Hong Kong, China)
He has read lectures on pedagogy problems of higher school and information technologies in teaching foreign languages «TheUse of Moodle Technologies for Foreign Language Teaching and Learning in Technical University» during his visit. He conducted seminars on the use of computer platform “Moodle” to implement course “Foreign Language”, “Technical Foreign Language”, “Professionally-oriented Foreign Language” for students of technical specialties. He took part in International scientific conference “Science and education is a leading factor of 2030 strategy”
Professor D. Churchill read lectures on the latest information technologies teaching of foreign languages and management process of scientific publications in magazines with high impact-factor, he conducted consultations on developing teaching materials of international standard.
Application for grant financing of scientific researches of MES of the RK is given for 2012-2014. Priority of science development: “Applied researches in education sphere”. Theme: “Development of scientific-technical bases of modernization system of higher foreign education in technical university on the base of computer linguodidactics principles”. D. Churchill, professor, director of “Information technologies in education” department of Hong Kong University (Hong Kong, China) takes part in project.
Decision of making an agreement on international cooperation is concluded between FL Department of KSTU and “Information Technologies in education” of Hong Kong University (Hong Kong) – Doctor of Pedagogical Sciences, professor D. Churchill.
Doctor of Engineering Sciences, member of Academy of Military Sciences of the RF
Military Academy, Minsk, the Republic of Belarus
On department “Construction and road machines”, he held classes on disciplines “Optimization of transport techniques” and “Mathematical modeling of working processes of transport technique”.
Lecture courses by direction “Research methods of operations”, “Principles of mathematical programming and their appliance on transport”, “Mathematical modeling and optimization of exploitation processes of transport machines”, “Methodology of scientific creative work in exploitation, technical service and repair of mechanization tools”, “Question position on creative process of inventive act”, “Peculiarities of taking engineering decisions and problems of creative personality development”.