From February 1, 2018 the activity of Ukrainian-Turkish Scientific and Technological Research Coordination Center (UTSTR) (http://utstr.com) was started. The Center was created between NTU "KhPI" and the Istanbul Technical University (ITU). The Center is located at Kirpicheva,2, street, in the building of the Scientific Library, 5th floor, 84 room. The Center is headed by Prof. Veliev Eldar, the Director of TechnoPark of NTU "KhPI". The main goal of the Center is to assist scientists in commercializing their developments.
There are conducting researches of innovative technologies with the assistance of the Center in such industries as: electronics, space, aviation, etc. Also, the development of internal combustion engines, hydraulic transmission, electronic control units, etc. Since February, after the opening of the Center, there are a fruitful cooperation and visits began between two universities.
On February 2, the rector of Istanbul Technical University (ITU) Prof. Mehmet Karaca and other representatives of the Turkish university held several meetings with the scientific community of the Kharkiv region at NTU “KhPI”.