Saint Petersburg State University of Aerospace Instrumentation

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On January 25, 1941 the Leningrad Aviation Institute (LAI) was founded on the former premises of the Leningrad Road Institute (Gastello Street, 15) by the Decree of the Soviet Government. 1200 students were enrolled in three faculties of Aircraft Construction, Instrumentation and Motor Building. During the Great Patriotic War the Institute operated an aircraft and tank repair shop. While some of the students and the faculty standing for the city, the LAI was evacuated.

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Events

III International Workshop on Language, Music and Computing

December 16-18, 2019 SUAI will hold the III International Workshop on Language, Music and Computing.
Aims of the workshop: to encourage interdisciplinary communication and collaboration of linguists, musicians and IT-specialists in the sphere of some actual problems, among which are the following:
1. Language and music acquisition; influence of music skills on language acquisition and language processing; influence of linguistic skills on music acquisition; relationship between music and language training.
2. Linguistic and music knowledge, their structure and functioning; explicit and implicit knowledge of music and language; similarities and differences in understanding of music and language.
3. Automatic classification of linguistic and music knowledge; formal models of linguistic and music knowledge; musical information retrieval vs. linguistic information retrieval.
This year special topics of the workshop are:
Electroacoustic music and music informatics
Sound corpora in music and linguistics
Languages of the conference:
Russian & English
Invited speakers:
1. Tatiana Chernigovskaya, Russia
2. Jonah Katz, USA
3. Damian Blasi, Switzerland/USA Learn more...

News

11 October, 2019
SUAI meets Indonesian Delegation from Institute of Transport and Logistics Trisakti

SUAI meets Indonesian Delegation from Institute of Transport and Logistics Trisakti

October 11, 2019 SUAI welcomed a delegation from the Institute of Transport and Logistics Trisakti (ITL Trisakti), headed by the Vice-Rector for Marketing and Cooperation Affairs Juliater Simarmata. ITL Trisakti represents leading transportation education of Indonesia, home for over 260 million people, living between Asia, Australia and America. Interested in modern higher education, this rapidly developing country is seeking for partners in science and education.
The Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin V Losev started the negotiations with a presentation on SUAIs educational programs followed with talks on logistics and transport processes management by the Director of the Institute of aerospace instruments and systems Nikolay N. Maiorov.
The Indonesian party claimed that cooperation with SUAI could provide Indonesian talents with an opportunity to get higher education in Russia participating in SUAIs exchanges and internships.
The parties agreed to cooperate in student and faculty exchange upon signing a MoU between SUAI and ITL Trisakti.
30 September, 2019
Department of Science and Technologies of Henan Visits SUAI

Department of Science and Technologies of Henan Visits SUAI

September 30, 2019 A Chinese delegation from the Department of Science and Technologies of Henan visited SUAI to meet the Universitys technical education.

The meeting opened with a presentation by the Head of International Cooperation Sub-department Yulia V. Makarova on SUAIs educational programs.

The SUAIs delegation with leaders of the Institute of Aerospace Instruments and Systems and the Institute of Radio Engineering, Electronics and Communications Nikolay N. Maiorov and Alexander R. Bestugin talked on their institutes R&D and education to find new ideas for cooperation with the Chinese guests.

In the talks the parties exchanged experience and shared views on promising joint projects.

Nikolay N. Maiorov and Alexander R. Bestugin invited Chinese science and education to participated in SUAIs annual conferences organized by SUAIs technical institutes.

29 September, 2019
Strengthening Cooperation between SUAI and Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Strengthening Cooperation between SUAI and Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

September 29, 2019 a SUAI delegation headed by the Rector Yulia A. Antokhina arrived at the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (NUAA) to talk on future cooperation and discuss Russian and Chinese progress in education and current challenges.

The negotiations resulted in signing the MoU on Global Strategic Partnership and the Summer / Winter School Agreement.

28 September, 2019
SUAI Participates in Study-abroad Fair in Shanghai

SUAI Participates in Study-abroad Fair in Shanghai

September 29, 2019 the Study-abroad Fair was held in Shanghai within the Global Partnership Week at the Shanghai Polytechnic University (SSPU). The Fair was organized for exclusive partners of SSPU to meet talented students.

SUAI presented its educational programs and information on enrollment to increase the Universitys ranking worldwide.

28 September, 2019
SUAI at SSPU Council Meeting

SUAI at SSPU Council Meeting

September 28, 2019 within the Global Partnership Week 2019 at the Shanghai Polytechnic University (SSPU) the Council Meeting was held, an annual event for planning and organizing.

The SUAIs Rector Yulia A. Antokhina, a member to the SSPU Council since 2016, has contributed to the development of SSPU.

In the Meeting the Council members talked on educational strategy at SSPU, partnership with education and industry etc.

SSPU administration thanked their partners for cooperation and contribution, Yulia A. Antokhina being reelected in the Council until 2024. The reelection shall result in more cooperation between SUAI and SSPU.

27 September, 2019
Global Partnership Week 2019 in Shanghai

Global Partnership Week 2019 in Shanghai

September 26-30, 2019 the Shanghai Polytechnic University (SSPU) held the annual Global Partnership Week, inviting over 70 participants from Russia, China, USA, Europe and Australia.

GPW 2019 started with the Forum, the SUAIs Rector Yulia A. Antokhina talking on Smart Education Smart City, innovations, training experts and sci-tech exchange.

Within GPW 2019 the participants visited the Study-abroad fair, the international cultural festival and industry cooperating with education in aerospace and aviation.

Key partners of SSPU attended the Council Meeting, Yulia A. Antokhina being reelected in the SSPU Council until 2024.

02 June, 2017

SUAI at SPIEF17 and II Interregional Forum Strengthening of the International SME Alliance between the Russian Federation and the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean

SUAI took part in the II Interregional Forum Strengthening of the International SME Alliance between the Russian Federation and the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean within the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2017 (SPIEF17) held on the premises of the St. Petersburg Expoforum.

SPIEF17 was attended by representatives of over 30 countries Trade and Economy ministers, diplomats, state export officials, big business.

Prior to the opening the St. Petersburg Vice-Governor S. Movchan had a meeting with the delegations of Latin America and the Caribbean.

In the meeting the St. Petersburg officials discussed the topical issues with delegates from Cuba, Ecuador, Honduras, El-Salvador, Guatemala, Venezuela, Suriname, Panama, Uruguay, and other.

At SPIEF17 SUAI was represented by the Vice-Rector for International Affairs K. Losev and L. Kheyfets and V. Kheyfets of the SUAI Department of International Entrepreneurship to meet, among others, E. Zhikh, the Director of Russia-Latin America Business Center and sign an Agreement on Cooperation.

The Forum ended in signing an official protocol by A. Shchetinin, the Director of Latin America Department of the RF Ministry of Foreign Affairs A. Shchetinin and Carlos Ernesto Chanduvi Suarez, Chief of Latin America and the Caribbean Division, UNIDO.

17 September, 2019
SUAI at II Session of Association of Classical Universities of Russian Federation and PRC

SUAI at II Session of Association of Classical Universities of Russian Federation and PRC

September 17, 2019 the II Session of the Association of Classical Universities of the Russian Federation and the Peoples Republic of China was held in St. Petersburg within the VII Forum of Rectors of Russian and Chinese Universities.

The Association promotes humanitarian exchanges between Russia and China, strengthens cooperation between the classical universities within strategic development programs. Realization of One Belt One Road initiative and the Eurasian Economic Union is also a major for the Association.

With this years topic on the mission of Russian and Chinese universities in development of science and innovations, the Session brought together university leaders from Russia and PRC, SUAI represented with its Rector Yulia A. Antokhina.

The participants discussed current projects and contribution by Russian and Chines universities to development of One Belt One Road initiative and the Eurasian Economic Union.

16 September, 2019
Delegation from Shanxi (PRC) Meets SUAIs Institutes and Faculties

Delegation from Shanxi (PRC) Meets SUAIs Institutes and Faculties

September 16, 2019 a Chinese delegation of 16 leading universities from Shanxi province (PRC) visited SUAI to promote cooperation in aerospace.

SUAIs Rector Yulia A. Antokhina greeted the delegation congratulating the guests on 70th anniversary of the People's Republic of China. The Rector talked on sustainable cooperation between the countries explaining how Soviet aerospace contributed to the birth of Chinese space sciences.

SUAI traditionally cooperates with universities from PRC with professor and student exchanges, internships and summer schools. In 2019 more than 500 students from PRC study at SUAI, with 8 participants from partner universities attending SUAIs Summer School.

In the meeting leaders of SUAIs Institutes and Faculties promoted their educational programs wishing to extend an institute-institute cooperation.

09 September, 2019
Chinese Delegation Meets SUAIs Aerospace Education

Chinese Delegation Meets SUAIs Aerospace Education

September 9, 2019 SUAI welcomed a delegation from the Chinese Aerospace Corporation.

The SUAIs Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin V. Losev, the Director of the Institute of Radio Engineering, Electronics and Communications Alexander R. Bestugin, the Acting Director of the Institute of Aerospace Instruments and Systems Nikolai N. Maiorov and the Head of the Department of Operation and Control of Aerospace Systems, the Director of the Institute of Advanced Aersopace Technologies Alexander V. Nebylov met the guests to talk on aerospace education.

Konstantin V. Losev informed the delegation from PRC on SUAIs education, followed with presentations by Alexander R. Bestugin and Nikolai N. Maiorov on their institutes.

Alexander V. Nebylov spoke about achievements by the Department of Operation and Control of Aerospace Systems to arise discussions between the parties on Russian and Chinese cooperation in aerospace as well as on the role of higher education for the field.

01 September, 2019
SUAIs Achievements at MAKS-2019

SUAIs Achievements at MAKS-2019

August 27 September 1, 2019 Moscow region held the International Aviation and Space Salon MAKS-2019, one of largest aviation forums.

SUAIs achievements were presented at the Salon among Russian advanced technologies to exchange experience and establish new alliances.

MAKS provides a comprehensive insight into the priorities and achievements of the Russian aerospace industry. Some prototypes of aircrafts and combat systems as well as experimental units can be seen exclusively at MAKS.

SUAIs representatives talked on the Universitys development in front of 600 000 visitors to increase SUAIs international potential in R&D.

30 August, 2019
Day of Knowledge: SUAI's Freshmen 2019

Day of Knowledge: SUAI's Freshmen 2019

August 30, 2019 Lensoveta Street traditionally welcomed SUAIs students and freshmen to celebrate the new university academic year.

The SUAI Rector Yulia A. Antokhina opened the ceremony followed with speeches by the Ex-Governor of St. Petersburg, SUIAs alumni, Georgy S. Poltavchenko, the Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences Vladimir V. Okrepilov.

The Empress Catherine II traditionally handed the keys of the Chesma Palace to the freshmen.

SUAIs art studios entertained the guests, fireworks and dancing closing the celebration.

Creative Activities

For decades, SUAI graduates leading designers, chief engineers, heads of large industrial enterprises have been shaping the aircraft, the space and the instrumentation engineering.

- Georgy Poltavchenko

The Governor of St. Petersburg,
graduate of the SUAI Institute of Aerospace Instruments and Systems