• UNIHEAT shortlisted for IChemE innovation award

  • An energy-saving project co-funded by the Skolkovo Foundation has been shortlisted for the prestigious IChemE Global Awards for excellence, innovation and achievement in the chemical, process and biochemical...
  • 18.08.2015
  • Getting at the gold cleaner, faster and cheaper

  • Purifying gold is a dirty business. After extraction, the precious metal - rarely found in its unadulterated form and usually mixed in with silver in natural deposits - must be dissolved in acid before...
  • 17.08.2015
  • Robots to attend class for disabled kids

  • As the new academic year draws closer, it was announced this week that a robot designed by a Skoltech students is to attend class in place of children whose disabilities prevent them from leaving home...
  • 12.08.2015
  • Autodesk inks Skolkovo cooperation agreement

  • Computer-aided design giant Autodesk has signed a cooperation agreement with the Skolkovo Foundation to potentially provide software support to resident startups and Skoltech students. Skolkovo's Alexandra...
  • 07.08.2015