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Prof. Inglezakis published a new paper in Chemical Engineering Communications

Aug 16th, 2017

The paper authored by V. J. Inglezakis and M. M. Fyrillas is entitled: “Adsorption Fixed Beds Modeling Revisited; Generalized Solutions for S-Shaped Isotherms”




Green Bay Wastewater Treatment Plant, Wisconsin, US, 2017

Jun 20th, 2017

“Prof. Inglezakis has visited 6 Wastewater Treatment Plants in Wisconsin, US during an extended professional development program organised by the UW-Madison”

ESTg established a collaboration with the Lawrence Berkeley National laboratory (LNBL), California (US)

Jun 8th, 2017
ESTg established a collaboration with the Lawrence Berkeley National laboratory (LNBL), California (US). Prof. Inglezakis as LBNL affiliate will visit and work at the premises of the Molecular Foundry, operated by the University of California. The Molecular Foundry is a Department of Energy-funded nanoscience research facility that provides users from around the world with access to cutting-edge expertise and instrumentation in a collaborative, multidisciplinary environment. More information here:

Prof. Inglezakis is appointed as an Honorary Associate, an official faculty and staff position, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, College of Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Jun 1st, 2017

Prof. Inglezakis is appointed as an Honorary Associate, an official faculty and staff position, at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, College of Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering. This appointment will begin on June 2, 2017 and will continue through July 2, 2017.

Call for abstracts till July 5: Student Project Contest “Beyond Future Energy: The Energy Sources of the Deep Future”

May 31st, 2017
Dear students,
We are pleased to announce thproject contest 
“Beyond Future Energy: The Energy Sources of the Deep Future”.
The event will take place in the framework of the Italian-Kazakh bilateral workshop  “Our Common Future: Energy, Environment & Development” which will be held at EXPO 2017 Italian Pavilion on August 31. 
The event is co-organized by Fondazione Alessandro Volta (Italy) and Environmental Science and Technology group (ESTg), Nazarbayev University (Kazakhstan).

Dr Inglezakis is invited to deliver a lecture at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA)

May 30th, 2017

Refineries Wastewater Treatment & Reuse” Room 2255 Engineering Hall 1 pm, June 15, 2017

ESTg got two papers accepted at the World Congress of Chemical Engineering

May 29th, 2017



A) Removal of Pharmaceuticals from Aqueous Solutions Using UV Irradiation and Hydrogen Peroxide
1Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan, 2Hellenic Open University, Greece, 3National Technical University of Athens, Greece
B) Fly Ash Derived Synthetic Zeolites Impregnated with Silver Nanoparticles; Characterization and Mercury Removal Potential
Stavros POULOPOULOS1, Vasileios INGLEZAKIS1, Dhawal SHAH1, Zhandos TAUANOV1, Grigorios ITSKOS2
1Nazarbayev University, Kazakhstan, 2Purdue University, United States of America
link to the conference

ESTg PhD student Zhandos Tauanov successfully presented an oral presentation on his research at the Festival of Postgraduate Research 2017 in Brighton Doctoral College

May 22nd, 2017

The Festival of Postgraduate research is a week-long programme of events celebrating doctoral research at Brighton. The main aim of this event is to celebrate and showcase postgraduate research, to bring people together, and to draw to the attention of the wider community the important and exciting work of doctoral students. On the agenda were panels, workshops, exhibitions, lab tours, seminars, work-in-progress presentations and more. Zhandos had shown excellent work at “Work in progress presentations” event . Zhandos_Work in Progress 1_Brighton_18.05.2017

Also he presented the research poster on “Fly Ash Derived Synthetic Zeolites Impregnated with Silver Nanoparticles: Characterization and Mercury Removal Potential”. Wish him further success in his research!


“Samruk-Kazyna” will establish Research and Development centers in collaboration with Nazarbayev University

May 16th, 2017

ESTg was there, represented by Prof. Inglezakis

Portfolio companies of Samruk-Kazyna JSC and Nazarbayev University sign roadmaps for the creation of research laboratories

May 16th, 2017

The portfolio companies of Samruk-Kazyna JSC (“the Fund”) – Tau-Ken Samruk JSC, Samruk-Energy JSC and United Chemical Company LLP -have signed roadmaps with Nazarbayev University (“University”) for the creation of chemical, petrochemical and geological research laboratories.

Under the roadmaps, it is planned to carry out a range of works to build and equip hands-on research and production centers on the basis of the university. This initiative is being implemented by the Fund in accordance with the President’s instructions.