The presidents of the country's major universities and research institutes corresponded with the world's elite community in order to fight COVID-19. In this regard, the chancellor of Tarbiat Modares University wrote letters to 17 universities.
The first pre-defense of the doctoral dissertation (urban planning department, faculty of art and architecture) entitled "Explaining the typology of spatial structures of Iran's metropolitan areas" was held on April 1, under the guidance of Dr. Hashem Dadashpour and Dr. Mojtaba Rafieian (Advisor).
Dr. Yahya Kooch, an academic member at natural resources and marine sciences faculty (rangeland department), was appointed by Elsevier Publications as the editorial board member of Catena International journal (Impact Factor: 3.851).
TMU researchers, in collaboration with researchers from Nottingham Trent University (UK), were succeeded to determine the size of viruses at body temperature and laboratory temperature; using an electromechanical method and a biosensor. According to them, this method is capable to determine the number of a specific type of particle in the test sample.
Following the closure of TMU due to the outbreak of corona virus, TMU first virtual dissertation defense of Hossein Talebi Qadikolaei (Mechanical Engineering student) will be held on Saturday, April 11, and parts of this defense will be broadcast live on TMU's website, Instagram and Aparat at 10 a.m.
The Vice-President of Science and Technology acclaimed TMU's orientation (in developing Knowledge-Based Economy) at the unveiling of TMU Science and Technology Park?s research campus comprehensive plan.
Farzaneh Rouhani, a Ph.D. in Inorganic chemistry and post-doctoral researcher at the University, awarded the gold medal of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) by presenting the project ?In-situ synthesis of metal-organic-nano-porous frameworks with special high conductivity catalytic properties and aluminum and mercury ion sensing?. Earlier, she had won the second place in the 21st Young Kharazmi festival in fundamental research part of chemical technology.