Today the Global Energy Prize laureate Shuji Nakamura shared his experience on the invention of high-efficient blue LEDS and their impact on the future lighting technology. He gave a keynote lecture on the subject within the “Electronic Materials Synthesis” theme for 2016 Nelson W. Tylor Lecture Series at Penn State`s University.
The 2015 Global Energy Prize laureate B. Jayant Baliga endows fund for graduate students at Rensselaer using his prize money.
Participants of “The Energy of Start” All-Russian contest offered their strategy of Russia`s fuel and energy complex development up to 2035. Students of our country addressed exactly this global challenge within the Case-solving Championship.
President of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs Alexander Shokhin headed the “Global Energy”, Non-profit Partnership’s Board of Trustees, having become its Chairman.
The Global Energy Prize laureates received awards from the President of the Russian Federation. Alexey Kontorovich and Vladimir Fortov were granted with the Order “For Services to Fatherland of 2 degree”. The high state award celebrates their meritorious achievements in the research field.