November 16, 2016
Nazarbayev University is the best among the most cited scientific organizations of Kazakhstan according to “Thomson Reuters” company.
The award ceremony will be hold soon on 18 November in the framework of "Science and Innovation - the basis of economic development" forum, which is organized under the auspices of "National Scientific and Technical Information Center" JSC jointly with “Thomson Reuters” company.
Researchers from Nazarbayev University Dr. Almagul Mentbayeva, Adil Ashirbekov, and Marina Kishkentaeva became the winners of «Leader of Science-2016" independent award for high rates of publication activity and citation of information resources according to Web of Science data (Thomson Reuters).
Young scientists have won in the nomination "Articles of Kazakhstan in journals with high impact factor": the leading researcher of National Laboratory Astana, Nazarbayev University Dr. Almagul Mentbaeva is encouraged for the publication of "Small-moleule-hosting nanocomposite films with multiple bacteria-triggered responses" at «NPG Asia Materials» journal with impact factor 8.77; junior researcher of School of Education at Nazarbayev University Adil Ashirbekov and NU senior manager Marina Kishkentaeva - for the article "Promoting development of human capital: the typology of international scholarship in the field of higher education programs" in «Educational Researcher» journal with impact factor of 3.05.
It should be reminded that in 2015 the well-known scientists of Nazarbayev University Dr. Zhumabay Bakenov and Dr. Asiya Yermukhambetova also have won «Leader of Science» award according to Thomson Reuters for the joint work with Canadian partners to create the new composite cathodes for the battery.