Archive "Science"

Shiraz, Cyprus Intl. universities sign coop. agreement

Shiraz, Cyprus Intl. universities sign coop. agreement

TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (Press Shia) – An MoU to foster academic cooperation was inked between University of Shiraz and Cyprus International University (CIU).As reported by the Public Relations Department of University of Shiraz, the Chancellor of Cyprus International University Halil Nadiri said CIU was ready to define and implement cooperation plans with the Iranian counterpart. The visiting...

Tehran Uni. hosts Swedish academic delegation

Tehran Uni. hosts Swedish academic delegation

TEHRAN, Dec. 25 (Press Shia) – A Swedish academic delegation made a visit to University of Tehran on Saturday seeking to boost scientific and educational ties.During a joint meeting, the visiting Swedish delegation and Tehran University officials discussed venues for organizing joint study and research courses between Tehran and Swedish universities. Mohammad Bagher Ghahramani,...

Iran ranks 6th in nanoscience production

Iran ranks 6th in nanoscience production

TEHRAN, Dec. 24 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran has been placed 6th in the latest rankings of production of nanoscience in various countries published in Dec. 2016, founder of Islamic World Science Citation Database (ISC) said Sat.Jafar Mehrdad told Mehr News that the latest statistics on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology have been published aimed at overviewing the ongoing activities in terms of the...

Researchers produce FSG-plasma to enhance plant growth rate

Researchers produce FSG-plasma to enhance plant growth rate

TEHRAN, Dec. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – FSG-plasma device to enhance the growth rate of plants is designed and built by researchers at the Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch.Physics student Shohreh Khatami, who is one of the executors of the project, stated that non-thermal plasma systems have a variety of potential capabilities in various branches of science and industry,...

Zafar satellite design, construction to end by next year

Zafar satellite design, construction to end by next year

TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (Press Shia Agency) – The managing director of Iran Aviation Industries Organization Manouchehr Manteghi announced on Tuesday that Zafar satellite design and construction would end by next year.Pointing to Iran's first place in the region to conquer space, Manteghi praised Iranian universities' scientific and academic activities, noting that the country ranked 11th in terms of...

Iran lands 3rd in IOAA 2016

Iran lands 3rd in IOAA 2016

TEHRAN, Dec. 20 (Press Shia) – Iranian astronomy researchers bagged 2 gold, 3 silver and 4 bronze medals to finish third overall in 2016 International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics.Attended by 44 world countries, the 10 edition of the scientific event took place from December 09-19 in the Indian city of Bubaneshwar. Parisa Alian and Rouzbeh Ghaderi clinched gold trophies while...

Iran, Italy to expand biotech. coop.

Iran, Italy to expand biotech. coop.

TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (Press Shia) – Iran and Italy have agreed to develop innovation cooperation in the field of biotechnology.In a joint meeting held in Tehran on Monday on the topic of “Technological and Innovation cooperation between Iran and Italy”, the two sides conferred on various issues such as the need for building further trust between the Iranian and Italian governments for...

Iran, Malaysia to boost ICT coop.

Iran, Malaysia to boost ICT coop.

TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (Press Shia) – ITO managing director has called for development of cooperation in information and communications technologies between Iran and Malaysia.Head of Iran's Information Technology Organization (ITO) Nasrollah Jahangard made the remarks during a visit by a Malaysian economic delegation to the 22nd Iran International Exhibition of Electronics, Computer & E-Commerce...

Iran builds brain stimulator tDCS device

Iran builds brain stimulator tDCS device

TEHRAN, Dec. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian researchers at Amirkabir University have designed and developed brain stimulator transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) devices that can be used in treatment of Parkinson's Disease.Golnaz Baghdadi, Bioelectric PhD student at Biomedical Engineering Department of Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT), told Mehr News that the tDCS...

ELECOMP 2016 opens in Tehran

ELECOMP 2016 opens in Tehran

واحد تجسمي فرهنگسراي بهمن به مناسبت حلول ماه مبارك رمضان اقدام به برپايي نمايشگاهي از آثار خوشنويسي و نقاشي خط اساتيد و مدرسين انجمن خوشنويسان ايران كرده است.به گزارش خبرگزاري مهر، به نقل از روابط عمومي فرهنگسراي بهمن...