Scientific Progress



  • نمایشگاه انرژی هسته ای در شاهرود 2017-02-18 12:30

    37th nuclear achievements expo opens in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (MNA) – The 37th specialized exhibition of Iran’s nuclear industry achievements has been inaugurated Sat. at University of Tehran.

  • ازمایشگاه 2017-02-15 12:59

    Iranian researchers find way to treat long bone nonunion  

    TEHRAN, Feb. 15 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at Royan Research Institute have proved in a study that the problem with long bone nonunion is related to mesenchymal cells.

  • محمد فرهادی وزیر علوم 2017-02-13 14:11

    Min. of Science:

    Iran’s joint coop. with foreign researchers hits 5% increase

    TEHRAN, Feb. 13 (MNA) – The share of Iran’s joint research papers with foreign scientists in 2016 shows a five per cent increase compared to last year, Iran’s Minister of Science Farhadi said Monday.

  • اختتامیه هشتمین جشنواره فارابی 2017-02-12 12:47

    Pres. Rouhani lauds role of humanities on reforming society

    TEHRAN, Feb. 12 (MNA) – Inaugurating the 8th Farabi Intl. Award on Sun., President Hassan Rouhani highlighted the significant role of humanities on development of all aspects of society including economy, politics and culture.

  • ادامه آلودگی هوا در تهران 2017-02-11 15:59

    Researchers produce air nanofilters with 99% absorption

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – Iranian researchers have produced a type of nanofilter from nanomaterial that can absorb 99 per cent of various air pollutants and chemical gases such as Co and Co2.

  • تازه های دنیای فن آوری در نمایشگاه سبیت‎ 2017-02-11 10:00

    12 Iranian startups to attend CeBIT 2017

    TEHRAN, Feb. 11 (MNA) – Iran will participate in CeBIT exhibition as one of the leading events for IT and communication technology worldwide, slated for mid-March in Hannover, Germany.

  • سورنا ستاری معاون علمی و فناوری رئیس جمهوری 2017-02-10 14:53

    Around 3k knowledge-based companies running in Iran    

    TEHRAN, Feb. 09 (MNA) – In an address in Iranian southern province of Bushehr, Iran's VP for Science and Technology Affairs Sorena Sattari recounted that Iran has taken great steps toward knowledge-based economy.

  • invention 2017-02-04 17:33

    Iran takes part in 2017 Thailand Inventor’s Day

    TEHRAN, Feb. 04 (MNA) – 14 Iranian inventors took part in the 20th Thailand Inventor’s Day (TID) that is currently underway in Bangkok, exhibiting interesting inventions and innovations from across the world.

  • حسن روحانی رئیس جمهوری 2017-02-01 11:58

    Rouhani prioritizes indigenous space tech.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 01 (MNA) – On the occasion of 9th National Day of Space Technology, President Rouhani stressed the need for reliance on domestic capabilities, while attaching high importance to development of space science in the country.

  • رئیس جمهور 2017-02-01 10:28

    Iran marks 9th Nat. Day of Space Technology

    TEHRAN, Feb. 01 (MNA) – The ceremony marking the 9th National Day of Space Technology was inaugurated by President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday at Iran International Conference Center.

  • بهروز کمالوندی 2017-01-30 15:16


    IR-8 centrifuges' tests in line with nuclear deal

    TEHRAN, Jan. 30 (MNA) – AEOI spokesman Behrouz Kamalvandi stressed the significance of this phase of testing of IR-8 centrifuges by injecting uranium hexafluoride (UF6), saying the tests are all in line with the nuclear deal.

  • صادرات 2017-01-29 18:55

    Iran to facilitate knowledge-based products exports to Africa

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Deputy head of Office of International Business Development said the exports of Iranian knowledge-based products to African countries will be further facilitated.

  • محمد فرهادی 2017-01-29 16:17

    Science Ministry to help Iranian students in US

    TEHRAN, Jan. 29 (MNA) – Following Trump’s recent order on visa ban and the restrictions put on Iranian students in US, Iran’s Min. of Science Farhadi said students with research opportunities will be given time to apply for universities in other countries.

  • 02-br2 isna satellite80.jpg 2017-01-28 14:19

    Space center starts construction of Nahid II Satellite

    TEHRAN, Jan. 28 (MNA) – Iran’s Space Research Center has launched on Sat. the construction project of communications satellite ‘Nahid II’. 

  • شرکت دانش بنیان 2017-01-22 16:04

    Iran in talks with Italy for tech. transfer

    TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (MNA) – CEO of Iran’s Industrial Property Office announced Sun. that Iran and Italy have agreed on expanding cooperation in the form of technology transfer.

  • داروی الزایمر 2017-01-21 21:06

    Iran to unveil herbal medicine for treating Alzheimer’s

    TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) – Researchers at Iranian Institute of Medicinal Plants will unveil on Tue. a type of herbal medicine ‘Melitropic’ that can be used in treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.

  • iran/germany 2017-01-21 14:08

    Iran research fleet begins tech. coop. with Hamburg Uni.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) – Iranian Marine Research Fleet Network has launched talks on technological cooperation with Germany’s University of Hamburg and Max Planck research institute.

  • آزمایشگاه.jpg 2017-01-17 13:51

    Iran, Sri Lanka to coop. on lab analysis for oil, gas

    TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (MNA) – Sri Lanka’s Minister of Science, Technology and Research and Iran’s Vice-President for Science and Technology signed an MoU for cooperation on laboratory analysis for oil and gas.

  • conf 2017-01-16 21:51

    Iran to hold 2nd conf. on Petroleum Geomechanics

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – The second Petroleum Geomechanics Conference to be attended by a number of top foreign speakers will be held on 24-27 January, 2017, in Tehran.

  • expo 2017-01-16 11:41

    Iran to attend Arablab expo 2017

    TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (MNA) – Iranian knowledge-based companies are getting ready to showcase their products at Arablab 2017 exhibition, one of the region’s largest technology trade shows to be held in Dubai in March.

  • macaroni 2017-01-09 20:18

    Researchers produce ‘anti-colon cancer macaroni’

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at Tabriz University of Medical Sciences have produced a type of prebiotic macaroni that can prevent or considerably reduce the possibility of contracting colon cancer.

  •   2017-01-08 16:20

    Mustafa scientific Prize hits deadline

    TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (MNA) – The deadline for submission to the Mustafa (PBUH) Prize Secretariat has expired on December 31, and new works will not be accepted, According to the Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation (MSTF).

  • Dr. Mehdi Pirouz 2017-01-07 19:49

    Researchers unravel molecular basis of Perlman syndrome

    EHRAN, Jan. 07 (MNA) – Iranian researcher Mehdi Pirouz and his colleagues at Harvard Medical School in Boston have recently discovered that dysfunctional RNA molecules in cells is associated with Perlman syndrome and Wilms tumor.

  • پیل سوختی 2017-01-07 12:15

    Iranian researchers optimize fuel cells

    TEHRAN, Jan. 07 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) have developed a kind of nano membrane that considerably improves the performance of direct-methanol fuel cells (DMFCs).

  • color 2017-01-04 12:34

    Iranian researchers develop ‘smart’ color system

    TEHRAN, Jan. 04 (MNA) – Iranian researchers at Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) have developed a smart color system that changes the surface color when an outside stimulus is applied.

  •  دیدار جمعی از نخبگان دانشگاه صنعتی شریف با حضرت آیت الله خامنه ای رهبر انقلاب 2017-01-02 18:33


    Mere scientific progress ‘insufficient for nation’s salvation’

    TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution has recommended elites and academia to embrace spiritual values and ideals of the Revolution to provide enduring happiness to the nation.

  • خط بریل 2017-01-02 15:49

    Iranian device converts digital data into Braille

    TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) – Iranian researchers have built a device that converts digital data into Braille so that the visually impaired can have easier access to them.

  • Austria.jpg 2017-01-01 12:26

    High-ranking Austrian academic delegation due in Iran

    TEHRAN, Jan. 01 (MNA) – A high-ranking academic delegation from Austria including the head of Austrian Agency for International Cooperation will visit Iran in near future, Iranian Deputy Minister of Science Hossein Salar Amoli said Sun.

  • contest 2016-12-28 15:14

    Iran to host 2nd Intl. Contest on Research Tech. & Innovation

    TEHRAN, Dec. 28 (MNA) – The 2nd International Competition on “Research Technology & Innovation in The Eyes of Photographers, Cartoonists & Filmmakers” will be held in Tehran in January, 2017.

  • پیل سوختی 2016-12-27 15:45

    Researchers apply graphene oxide in production of fuel cells

    TEHRAN, Dec. 27 (MNA) – Iranian researchers have synthesized a membrane by using graphene oxide and creating a nanocomposite from a natural polymer which has application as an electrically conductive membrane for producing fuel cells.