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12 May 2017

Lectures of Dr. Nikolai Avdievich

Dear colleagues, you are welcome to attend the Dr. Nikolai Avdievich course of lectures on MRI named "Design of Radiofrequency Coils for MRI: Main Approaches and Modern Trends"

26 November 2016

Lectures on new MRI research methods, MRI safety and novel radiofrequency systems of MR scanners

On Monday, November 28, 2016 the honored experts in the field of MRI technology and methods from the University Medical Center Utrecht, Dr. Nico van den Berg and Dr. Alexander Raaijmakers will read lectures at ITMO University.

14 November 2016

Lectures of Dr. Carlos Cabal Mirabal about Magnetic Resonance and its applications

From 15 to 25 November Dr. Carlos Cabal Mirabal (Cuba, Havana) will read lectures in Nanophotonics and Metamaterials Department about Magnetic Resonance and its applications.

10 September 2016

METANANO-2016: Best Reports and Future Collaboration

The international METANANO conference on nanophotonics and metamaterials has just finished in Anapa. During these 5 days scientists presented more than a hundred reports, negotiated on future collaborations (including the creation of an affiliated department at ITMO university), as well as enjoyed one of Russia's most sunny cities. This article is on the conference's best reports, results, and plans for METANANO-2017.

08 July 2016

The New Way of Teaching Metamaterials

Tomorrow is the day when the Master’s Program of the Chair of Nano-Photonics and Metamaterials is going to greet its first graduates. This unique program has been developed by the staff of the Chair, and proved to be more than just successful – all of its graduates continued their careers at ITMO University as research students and engineers. Some of the students and staff shared their vision of the educational process of this new program.

29 June 2016

Yuri Kivshar: “IT's MOre Than a University” is a Gorgeous Motto!”

Plenty of promising research works in the field of new materials and successful projects centered around nanophotonics – all these things would be impossible without Yuri Kivshar, world famous physicist who was awarded with an Honorary Professor's Degree of ITMO University. Mr. Kivshar shared why he loves working here so much.

22 June 2016

Summer School for Nanophotonics and Metamaterials Started at ITMO U

Top world`s researchers came to St. Petersburg on June 21-24 to give their lectures at 31st Summer School for Nanophotonics and Metamaterials EUPROMETA initiated by ITMO U. The event fused together students from different countries who want to study metamaterials, topological insulators, nanoengineering technologies, photonics, plasmonics and terahertz technologies.

16 June 2016

Major New Discoveries in the High-Frequency World of MRI

Clearer, crisper imagery from deep inside the body. Fewer side-effects on critically-ill patients. Pioneering ITMO researcher Anna Hurshkainen, reveals how she is overhauling one of modern medicine’s most fundamental diagnostic tools: the MRI scan.

08 June 2016

Keep Calm and Do Research: ITMO U PhD Students Received Prestigious Grant

The Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation announced the winners of “All Russian scholarship to study abroad.” This year 111 young researchers received it, most of them were PhD students. Alyona Shchelokova and Evgeny Chyorny, ITMO University students, also won these scholarships. The researchers talked about their fields, plans for future and difficulties with paperwork.

06 June 2016

How to Be a Russian Master`s Student and Australian PhD Researcher at the Same Time

Alexey Slobozhanyuk, researcher at International Research Center “Applied Radio Physics,” talked about his Master`s studies and how to work on one of the most complicated research tracks of ITMO U as well as about his experience in studying abroad. Currently Alexey Slobozhanyuk is 25 years old, he is the only Russian young researcher who has received a scholarship by IEEE Microwave Theory and Techniques Society for his project connected with MRI improvement. The research interests of Mr. Slobozhanyuk are about various fields such as 3D topological insulators that will make a revolution in information technologies.

05 May 2016

METANANO-2016 Opens Its` Doors

ITMO U`s Chair of Nanophotonics and Metameterials is organizing the International Conference METANANO-2016, which will take place for the first time in Russia on September 5-9 in Anapa. The speakers will present their discoveries in functional nanomaterials, nanophotonics, plasmonics and other fields.