Best of the best in TTÜ science in 2017
The Scientific Committee of the University Council named its best of the past year at its meeting on February 8.
TTÜ researcher of the year 2017 is Irina Hussainova, Professor at the School of Engineering: Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering.
TTÜ junior researcher of the year 2017 is Pirjo Spuul, Senior Research Fellow at the School of Science: Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology: Division of Gene Technology.
TTÜ best research articles in 2017:
- in the field of nature, science and health:
Mari Sepp, Hanna Vihma, Kaja Nurm, Mari Urb, Stephanie Cerceo Page, Kaisa Roots, Anu Hark, Brady J. Maher, Priit Pruunsild, Tõnis Timmusk The intellectual disability and schizophrenia associated transcription factor of TCF4 is regulated by neuronal activity and protein kinase. A.J. Neurosci., 2017, 37, 10516-10527
- in the field of technics and technology (two articles):
Dmitri Vinnikov, Andrii Chub, Elizaveta Liivik and Indrek Roasto High-Performance Quasi-Z-Source Series Resonant DC-DC Converter for Photovoltaic Module-Level Power Electronics Applications. IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, Vol. 32, no. 5, pp. 3634-3650, May 2017.
Hillar Aben, Johan Anton, Marella Õis, Koushik Viswanathan, Srinivasan Chandrasekar, M. Munawar Chaudhri On the extraordinary strength of Prince Rupert's drops. Applied Physics Letters, 109 (23), Art. No. 231903,
- in the field of social sciences and the humanities
Vasili Niara, Vasileios Kostakis, Wolfgang Johannes Max Drechsler Making the Intelligent City: The emergence of makerspaces. Telematics and Informatics, 34 (7), 1143-1152.
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