On July 20, at 11:30, we have a seminar by Bekdaulet Shukirgaliyev, where he will report on the progress of his PhD thesis at Astronomisches Rechen-Institute (Heidelberg). The seminar title is "Improving The Survival Likelihood Of Star Clusters After Instantaneous Gas Expulsion".
On May 27, at 11:00, we have a seminar by Dr. Nasridin Minikulov from the Astrophysical Institute (Dushanbe). He will talk about the photometry and polarimetry of UX Ori-type stars, and about the monitoring of space debris at Sanglok Observatory.
Chingis T. Omarov has been appointed as the president of the National Center of Space Research and Technology (NCSRT), JSC.
Rashit R. Valiullin has been assigned as the acting director of Fesenkov Astrophysical Institute of NCSRT, JSC.
An international collaboration which includes Fesenkov Astrophysical Institute has reported in the journal Nature that optical rays and not just X-rays provide reliable observational data for black hole activity.
The Independence Day celebrated on December 16 is the national holiday. Exactly on this day - December 16, 1991 - the Kazakhstan president Nursultan Nazarbayev had signed the law "On the state independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan". The administration of the institute congrtulates the staff with this holiday!
The president of the Republic of Kazakhstan has signed an executive order for awarding 39 Kazakh researchers with the al-Farabi prize in science and technologies. Among the recipients of the prize there are members of Fesenkov Astrophysical Institute and of the National Center of Space Research and Technologies.