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School of Science and Technology

 

Nazarbayev University School of Science and Technology offers Masters programs in Biology, Computer Science, Physics and Robotics. The programs offer the students the opportunity to conduct their postgraduate studies with world-class faculty at the state-of-the-art campus of Nazarbayev University in Astana. In the School of Science and Technology, students are afforded the opportunity to develop career building skills such as scientific communications, personal study skills and project planning. You are encouraged and allowed independent thinking while integrating knowledge from a variety of disciplines. You will master creativity, being a self-starter, and be facile in acquiring and interpreting data. You will know the scientific method of data gathering and analysis. As a well-trained and knowledgeable consumer of scientific knowledge and technology, you will better prepare to explore your future career aspirations and serve your community, and your country.

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  • Valagiannopoulos, Constantinos A.; Kovanis, Vassilios (PHYSICAL REVIEW A, 2017-06-06)
    In this paper, motivated by such trends in coupled optical oscillators and applied mathematics methods, we inject an inverse-design approach in the construction of the far field of multiple radiating optical apertures. ...
  • Batyrkhanov, Ayan (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    Nowadays, many particle detectors use liquid scintillator (LS) as a detection medium. In particular, Water-based Liquid Scintillator (WbLS) that is a new material currently under development. It is based on the idea of ...
  • Yessenov, Murat (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    Due to large variation of particle density in EAS, a response linearity of each detector needs to be assessed. The number of photon in a photo multiplier tube (PMT) pulse allows inferring the deviation from linearity in ...
  • Yegovtsev, Nikolay (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    The following work is a numerical study of a recently discovered Bose-Einstein condensation of magnons at room temperature by purely classical means. The classical Hamiltonian of the system includes exchange and dipolar ...
  • Zhaksylykov, Azamat (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    At the final stages of the lives of massive stars supernova explosion occurs. Before that process nuclear shell burning happens and strong turbulent convection arises in between iron core and silicon shell. Turbulence by ...
  • Duspayev, Alisher (Nazarbayev University, School of Science and Technology, 2017)
    A nature of Ultra-high energy Cosmic Ray is one of the remaining open topics in the field of High Energy Physics. The modern detector systems are being designed and constructed to study this phenomenon. "Horizon-T" that ...
  • Beznosko, Dmitriy; Beremkulov, T.; Iakovlev, A.; Duspayev, A.; Vildanova, M. I.; Uakhitov, T.; Yelshibekov, K.; Yessenov, M.; Zhukov, V.V. (arXiv.org, 2017)
    Horizon-T, a modern Extensive Air Showers (EAS) detector system, is constructed at Tien Shan high-altitude Science Station of Lebedev Physical Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences at approximately 3340 meters above ...
  • Yessenov, M.; Duspayev, A.; Beznosko, Dmitriy; Iakovlev, A.; Vildanova, M.I.; Zhukov, V.V. (arXiv.org, 2017)
    An implementation of a novel of glass-based detector with fast response and wide detection range is needed to increase resolution for ultra-high energy cosmic rays detection. Such detector has been designed and built for ...
  • Tsitsas, Nikolaos L.; Valagiannopoulos, Constantinos A. (Journal of the Optical Society of America B, 2017-03-15)
    Plane wave scattering by a planar metasurface composed of two periodically alternating rectangular dielectric rods is considered. A rigorous integral equation methodology is employed for the analysis and the accurate ...
  • Savoia, Silvio; Valagiannopoulos, Constantinos A.; Monticone, Francesco; Castaldi, Giuseppe; Galdi, Vincenzo; Al`u, Andrea (PHYSICAL REVIEW B. American Physical Society, 2017)
    We show that a cylindrical lensing system composed of two metasurfaces with suitably tailored non-Hermitian (i.e., with distributed gain and loss) and nonlocal (i.e., spatially dispersive) properties can perform ...
  • Folgheraiter, Michele; Gini, Giuseppina (IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Biomimetics, 2014)
    This work aims at developing a motor path generator for applications in mobile robotics based on a chaotic neural network. The computational paradigm inspired by the neural structure of microcircuits located in the ...
  • Folgheraiter, Michele (IEEE 8th International Conference on Application of Information and Communication Technologies, 2014)
    This paper introduces a methodology and a software framework intended to optimize and speed up the design process of a haptic interface or a rehabilitation system. Starting from an initial mechanical design the procedure ...
  • Folgheraiter, Michele; Keldibek, Amina; Aubakir, Bauyrzhan; Salakchinov, Shyngys; Gini, Giuseppina; Mauro Franchi, Alessio (Human Performance and Robotics, Satellite Workshop of IEEE Humanoid 2016, 2016)
    Here we propose a neuromorphic control system for a medium size humanoid robot under development in the Robotics and Mechatronics Department at Nazarbayev University and in cooperation with Politecnico di Milano.
  • Scarfogliero, Umberto; Folgheraiter, Michele; Gini, Giuseppina (4th IEEE/RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots, 2004)
    This paper focuses on the study and design of an anthropomorphical light biped robot. The robot presents a total of twelve degree of freedom that will permit it to act a walk in a three dimensional space, right now ...
  • Bubin, Sergiy; Adamowicz, Ludwik (PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 2017-01)
    A theoretical ab initio approach for calculating bound states of small atoms is developed and implemented. The approach is based on finite-nuclear-mass [non-Born-Oppenheimer (non-BO)] nonrelativistic variational calculations ...
  • Folgheraiter, Michele; Gini, Giuseppina; Vercesi, Dario (Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems, 2008-08)
    In this paper we present an innovative haptic device that combines the electro-tactile stimulation with the force and visual feedbacks in order to improve the perception of a virtual world. We discuss about the ...
  • Folgheraiter, Michele; Keldibek, Amina; Aubakir, Bauyrzhan; Salakchinov, Shyngys (The International Conference on Information Technology and Digital Applications, 2016-11)
    A neuromorphic control system for a lightweight middle size humanoid biped robot built using 3D printing techniques is proposed. The control architecture consists of different modules capable to learn and autonomously ...
  • Folgheraiter, Michele (Neurocomputing, 2016)
    This paper presents a block oriented nonlinear dynamic model suitable for online identi cation.The model has the well known Hammerstein architecture where as a novelty the nonlinear static part is represented by a ...
  • Valagiannopoulos, Constantinos A.; Simovski, Constantin R.; Tretyakov, Sergei A. (EPJ Applied Metamaterials, 2017)
    The speed with which electromagnetic energy can be wirelessly transferred from a source to the user is a crucial indicator for the performance of a large number of electronic and photonic devices. We expect that ...
  • Valagiannopoulos, Constantinos A.; Tsitsas, N. L.; Lakhtakia, A. (Journal of Applied Physics, 2017)
    Giant in-plane anisotropy can be exhibited by a finitely thick periodic multilayer comprising bilayers of an isotropic noncentrosymmetric material and a non-dissipative isotropic medium of negative permittivity, when a ...

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