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Prominent academician Dianov visits USU
Director of Optics Society at Russian Academy of Sciences , prof. Evgeny Dianov, met USU faculty and administration on May 13, as part of his visit to Ulyanovsk region.
Prof. Dianov is a leading Russian expert on fiber-optic communication, an area actively explored by researchers worldwide. Due to a substantial data transmission speed increase, the new technologies are already widely applied in medicine, space industry, automobile and aircraft manufacturing.
Evgeny Dianov and rector Kostishko signed a strategic partnership agreement that envisions creating a research and education center of laser and fiber-optic technologies at USU. The new unit will work in close contact with Russian Academy of Sciences and provide a good opportunity for USU faculty and students to contribute to the development of this high growth field.
In addition to discussing the future collaboration, prof. Dianov gave a lecture to USU science students.