In July, the Troitsk starts a new research and educational center. The government is investing in the development of its 500 million rubles, and connects the "RUSNANO" to finance.
In July, the science city of Troitsk (territory of the "Big Moscow") starts a new research and education center at the Technological Institute for Superhard and Novel Carbon Materials (TISNCM) and the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT). This is "News" said the director of TISNCM Vladimir Blank.
The center is created on behalf of the President of the Russian Federation. The Centre is an ambitious task. As an educational institution, it has to compete with the best technological institutes of the world — releasing the "highly professional and highly qualified, the respective leading positions in the world of science." And as the scientific and manufacturing organization will compete with the leading companies — developers of new materials.
Center will not issue their own diplomas: graduate and undergraduate students and MIPT TISNCM will be extending the practice and get after graduating university diplomas, which are registered. In this study, and in fact they will work exactly in the Trinity Center.
Center will receive about 500 million rubles. The report of the President of the Government (is in possession of "Izvestia") reports that the funding will be carried out under various federal programs, state client which supports the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation.
Blank says that the center will concentrate on three major areas: the creation of alternative sources of energy, basic materials for extreme electronics (for use in harsh environments) and innovative materials for X-ray optics.
From the text of the report of the government can be understood that in the future the center will fund the development of the Fund for Infrastructure and Educational Programs "RUSNANO". However, "RUSNANO" not confirmed this information: the written comments the press service of the State Corporation "News" only refers to the possible participation of the Fund in the center.
In TISNCM not aware of the situation, coupled with the involvement of the project means "RUSNANO".
— Funding was planned mainly through the Ministry of Education — says Blank.
Besides TISNCM MIPT and further to the center can join the National Research Technological University "Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys" (MISA). This, according to Blanca, negotiations with the leadership of the university.