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“Nonlinear Life” Summer school for Biomedical Engineering and Nanotechnologies, Latvia
Mar 14, 2017

“Nonlinear Life” Summer school for Biomedical Engineering and Nanotechnologies, Latvia

The Institute of Biomedical Engineering and Nanotechnologies (IBEN) of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Transport and Aeronautics, Daugavpils Affiliate and International Relations Department of Riga Technical University (RTU) follow this line by inviting you to experience a NONLINEAR LIFE by joining the summer school titled «Nonlinear Life».

The deadline for submitting the application is May 5, 2017

Your journey within this summer school will lead you through mathematics, medical physics, mechanics, medical engineering dealing with nonlinear systems of objects. 

Prerequisites for candidates

If you have finished at least one year of studies by the time the summer school starts, speak fluent English, appreciate the experience of qualified professionals and are a creative person, you are more than welcome to join this event from August 20 to 31, 2017 in Riga and Daugavpils.


The program will take place in August 20 to 31, 2017 in Riga and Daugavpils.

You will attend lectures of scientists in the fields of dynamics of nonlinear systems, medical engineering and physics. Seminars will cover topics such as preparation of scientific publications, computer simulation of nonlinear dynamic systems and will be organized in the research facilities of RTU. You will be able to visit medical institutions, for example, the Oncology Centre of Latvia (Riga) and industrial enterprises like «Regula Baltija» (dealing with testing banknotes and coins) and «Axon Cable» (manufacturing cables for home and aircrafts) in Daugavpils.

The summer school will take place in the capital of Latvia – Riga and in the largest city of Latgale (one of the four regions of Latvia) – Daugavpils, where the biggest affiliation of RTU is situated. During the summer school excursions, sightseeing of Riga, Daugavpils and other interesting places outside the cities will be organized.

Study Credits

Certificates of Further Education of RTU and 2.5 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) credit points will be awarded upon completion of the program.

Participation Fee

The participation fee covering registration, tuition, accommodation in the student hostel of RTU, meals (breakfast and lunch) and the social program is EUR 700. You will have to cover travel expenses and health insurance. A participant with the most outstanding academic result will be able to receive a partial bursary from the organizers.

For more info visit the website or contact the International Relations Office, Block A.