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

SUAI Opens Regional Boiling Point Center

March 4, 5 2020 SUAI will open a Boiling Point Center within its premises supported by the Agency for Strategic Initiatives.

The Boiling Point Center is a unique instrument for Russia and abroad training leaders, creating and promoting teams, projects and initiatives to ensure social and economic growth in Russian education, public management, digital economy and technological development.

Today the number of Boiling Point Centers under the Agency for Strategic Initiatives reaches 80 locations in more than 30 Russian cities. SUAIs Boiling Point Center will be a new space for group work in St. Petersburg aiming at developing highly demanded skills, specialties and professions with a possibility to demonstrate, test and progress.

We invite you to the opening ceremony on March 4, 5 in 2020 attended by the city and university administrations, citys education, business, innovations and entities.

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 The 3rd International Workshop on Language, Music and Computing

The 3rd 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

News

25 January, 2020
SUAI Celebrates its 79th Birthday

SUAI Celebrates its 79th Birthday

January 25, 2020 SUAIs social networks filled with congratulations on the Universitys 79th birthday within the FlashMob on Why we love SUAI.

Students and teaching staff shared their stories about their life, studies and career at university.

24 January, 2020
Happy Chinese new Year

Happy Chinese new Year

SUAI, a traditionally welcoming university for Chinese students, wishes our students and partner universities from PRC a happy New Year. Let your dreams come true and your achievements grow!
15 January, 2020
SUAIs Students Develop Small Spacecrafts

SUAIs Students Develop Small Spacecrafts

The Institute of Aerospace Instruments and Systems at SUAI and its departments conduct research in projecting and developing small spacecrafts and microsatellites.

The previous decade has made developing and launching satellites an important part of studies at leading aerospace universities. SUAIs Institute of Aerospace Instruments and Systems has partnerships in Russia and abroad to promote research activities by students and teaching staff, supported by world-class experts in space industry.

Students work with advanced ORBICRAFT equipment in order to teach young researchers on how to project a satellite. Similar projects brought SUAI awards and recognition at the WorldSkills Championship.

The research included creating a laboratory complex ensuring onboard signal processing and setting of exterior interfaces.

23 December, 2019
Open Lecture by University of Genoas Professor at SUAI

Open Lecture by University of Genoas Professor at SUAI

December 23, 2019 SUAI welcomed an Italian Professor Laura Salmon with an open lecture for students and teaching staff.

SUAIs Department of Advertising and Modern Communications invited the famous researcher of Slavic languages, literature and translations to present a lecture on Theory of Humour based on works by Sergei D. Dovlatov.

Professor Laura Salmon contributed in translating the whole range of works by Sergei D. Dovlatov in Italian and shared her experience with SUAIs culture studies and linguistics students. The participants found out about difficulties when translating subtle humor scenes and received a fresh look on Russian classical literature.
The meeting ended with discussions and answering questions.
16 December, 2019
III International Workshop on Language, Music and Computing at SUAI

III International Workshop on Language, Music and Computing at SUAI

December 16th, 2019 the III International Workshop on Language, Music and Computing was held at SUAI opened by the Rector Yulia A. Antokhina.
This year's Workshop gather over 100 participants from Russia, USA, Japan and France to discuss language and music acquisition, relationship between music and language training, similarities and differences in understanding of music and language, automatic classification of linguistic and music knowledge, formal models of linguistic and music knowledge.
Key talks of the Workshop focus on Electroacoustic music and music informatics and Sound corpora in music and linguistics.
For the next 3 days the speakers will discuss relevant issues for language, music and IT promoting multidisciplinary knowledge and innovations.
12 December, 2019
SUAI Meets Anhui University Of Technology (PRC)

SUAI Meets Anhui University Of Technology (PRC)

December 12, 2019 SUAI welcomed a delegation of professors, international department leaders and heads of institutes from the Anhui University of Technology.

The Vice-Rector for International Affairs Konstantin V. Losev opened the meeting speaking about SUAIs educational programs and international activities.

The Vice-Rector for Educational Technologies and Innovative Activities informed the guests innovations at SUAI.

Impressed with SUAIs experience in Russia-China cooperation in education, the Chinese delegation found possible cooperation with SUAI promising. With a range of mutually beneficial opportunities, the parties arranged to meet again to discuss signing an agreement on cooperation.

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.

02 December, 2019
Strengthening Cooperation between SUAI and Technical University of Madrid

Strengthening Cooperation between SUAI and Technical University of Madrid

December 2, 2019 SUAI welcomed a delegation of the Technical University of Madrid (UPM) of the Ex-Rector Carlos Conde Lazaro, the Head for Cooperation with the Russian Federation Dolores Herrero-Palensuela and the Coordinator of International Programs Andrei V. Busko.

Earlier this year, in July, the SUAIs Rector Yulia A. Antokhina visited UPM participating in the BRAIA Workshop in Madrid. In the workshop the parties defined cooperation opportunities for the next meeting in St, Petersburg.

The SUAIs Rector Yulia A. Antokhina promoted academic mobility, summer and winter schools with leading UPM professors.

The Vice-Rector for international Affairs Konstantin V. Losev informed the Spanish delegation on international conferences at SUAI in 2020 inviting UPM to participate.

The Head of the Department of Aerospace Computer and Software Systems Yury E. Sheinin spoke on successful experience in realizing double diploma programs between SUAI and leading French universities.

The meeting touched upon transport and aerospace issues, important for efficient cooperation within BRAIA.

29 November, 2019
SUAI Wins 7 Medal in III WorldSkills National Competition Final

SUAI Wins 7 Medal in III WorldSkills National Competition Final

The Final of the III WorldSkills National Competition brought SUAI 7 medals including 5 gold medals, 1 silver medal and 1 bronze medal scoring the second among 73 participants from various Russian regions.

SUAI triumphed in such competences as IoT, Corporate Protection against Internal Threats to Information Security, Digital Marketing, Quantum technologies and other advanced fields of science.

25 November, 2019
IITO UNESCO Week 2019 Opening at SUAI

IITO UNESCO Week 2019 Opening at SUAI

November 25, 2019 SUAI welcomed the IITO UNESCO Week 2019 with speeches by the Rector Yulia A. Antokhina, the Chairman of Rectors Council of St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region Natalya G. Amelina and UNESCO and St. Petersburg officials.

In the conference within the XIV Wind of Change International Festival the participants promoted ICT in education and advanced technologies to keep up with key trends in integration and continuous education.

Between November 25 and 29 a range of events is to be held at SUAI including lectures, workshops and master-classes on strategic development goals, 3D-modelling and international cooperation online.

23 November, 2019
VII Philosophy and Culture of the Information Society International Conference at SUAI

VII Philosophy and Culture of the Information Society International Conference at SUAI

November 21-23, 2019 St. Petersburg hosted 40 science events within the Days of Philosophy, including symposiums, workshops, conferences and round tables.

One of those events, the VII Philosophy and Culture of the Information Society took place at SUAI on November 22-23, inviting over 125 participants.

The SUAIs Rector Yulia A. Antokhina, the Head of the Organizing Committee, and the Vice-Rector for Social and Educational Work Viktor M. Boer opened the conference wishing luck to all the participants.

The 8 panel sessions heard 68 reports by authors from numerous Russian regions and neibour countries.

The number of participants has increased twice widening the geography of the conference and promoting high-level discussions.

22 November, 2019
Modes of Contemporaneity: Time, Event, Art Round Table at SUAI

Modes of Contemporaneity: Time, Event, Art Round Table at SUAI

November 22, 2019 SUAIs Research and Education Center for Religion, Philosophy and Culture Studies held the Round Table on Modes of Contemporaneity: Time, Event, Art within the Days of Philosophy in St. Petersburg.

The Associate Professor at the Department 62 Alexander K. Sekatskiy opened the Round Table initiated by the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities Konstantin V. Losev.

The researchers talked on challenges in Philosophy, Religion and Culture in the information society to exchange opinions on how liberal arts form a developed personality with a strong spiritual side.

The Round Table, one of the bright events of the Days of Philosophy, will see the reports published in the EINAI scientific journal.

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