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Research areas

Major research areas

Fundamental and applied scientific researches conducted in Samara University including R&D correspond with priority area for science and technology development.
Principal directions for academic activity development:
  1. Aerospace engineering, materials and technologies
  2. Propulsion engineering, dynamics and vibroacoustics of machines
  3. Informatics and photonics
  4. Fundamental researches for advanced technologies
Research directions:
  1. Aerodynamics, flight dynamics, aeronautical and spacecraft design engineering and manufacturing technology
  2. Aircraft structure, on-board systems and equipment
  3. Theoretical and experimental researches for aircraft engines
  4. Simulation and design engineering in propulsion engineering
  5. Combustion engines
  6. Propulsion engineering special materials
  7. Manufacturing technology, systems, components and accessories of engines
  8. Manufacturing technology of machine parts and components, anorganic catalysts
  9. Laser processing technologies. Electronic ion plasma technologies
  10. Pressing, sintering and blanking of powder material products
  11. Surface treatment with plastic deformation
  12. Mathematical and cybernetic methods in mechanical engineering
  13. Noise control, vibration protection, electric and magnetic fields and radiations protection
  14. Complex and specialist subdisciplines of mechanics
  15. Electronic facility components, parts and items
  16. Nanotechnologies
  17. Treatment tools and instrumentation systems
  18. Bioelectronic and mechanical systems of human organs and tissues stimulation
  19. Image processing and computer-based optics
  20. CAD systems
  21. Computer networks, telecommunications systems, information systems
  22. Mathematics and mathematical models in technological, economic and information processes
  23. Material-radiation interaction
  24. Synergies between composition, structure and properties of chemical compounds
  25. Environment preservation and natural resources discovering in Middle Volga
  26. Biology systems activity and mechanisms of their control
  27. History of the Volga region through the ages; modern and contemporary history of Western European countries and USA; Russian peasant studies; methodology, historiography, source study and history of Russia in the period from the 20th to the 21st century.
  28. Problems of legal regulation of social interactions 
  29. Meaningfulness of artistic forms in literature
  30. Systemacity and functioning of linguistic units of different levels
  31. Control of processes of social and economic and intellectual development of the society and of a person
  32. Problems of person-centered approach to education and training
  33. Philosophy of culture, study of human cultural activity grounds, study of creativity of culture