SOCAR Polymer presented awards to the finalists of the 2nd International Student Research and Science Conference on “Sustainable Development in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering” organized by the Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) on the 98th birthday anniversary of the national leader Heydar Aliyev. Other sponsors of the conference were the BP and Maire Tecnimont companies.
The conference on “Sustainable Development in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering” consisted of sections on “Oil-gas and petrochemical processes”, “Ecologic problems and biotechnologies”, “Renewable energy”, and “Advanced materials and polymers”, with 29 research papers submitted under the latter topic. A total of 131 research papers in an electronic presentation form had been submitted online to the board of judges by April 16. Among the authors of the scientific papers were the students and young researchers of domestic and foreign education facilities, including the Baku State University, Azerbaijan University of Architecture and Construction, Azerbaijan State Oil and Industry University, Azerbaijan France University, Ganja State University, Nakhchivan State University, and different Institutes of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences such as the Institutes of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Polymer Materials, Petrochemical Processes, and Catalysis & Non-organic Chemistry.
The other two of the conferences were dedicated to the topics of “Oil and gas geology and engineering” and “Process automation and information security - 2021”.