NUM student’s article published on journal indexed in Web of Science

2020-01-20 12:50:43

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Hydrology graduate student of the Department of Applied Mathematics of the National University of Mongolia (NUM), research student of the NUM Environmental Engineering Laboratory M.Enkh-Uur published an article titled ‘Application of the City Blueprint Approach in Landlocked Asian Countries: A Case Study of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia’ as the first author in the Water international scientific journal in January, 2020.

The journal published online by the Swiss Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute is indexed in the Web of Science and Scopus multidisciplinary reference databases and has an impact factor of 2.5 as well as a CiteScore of 2.66 which equals rank 39/203 (Q1) in 'Water Science and Technology'.

M.Enkh-Uur graduated from NUM with a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Protection Technology in 2018 and in 2017, she started taking part in the City Blueprint research project launched in 2016 with Professor Kees van Leeuwen and Dr. Steven Koop from the KWR Watercycle Research Institute of the Netherlands under NUM Professor O.Altansukh’s guidance.

The research project is a collaboration with the National Agency of Meteorology and Environment Monitoring, Water Supply and Sewerage Authority, Land Management and Integrated Water Policy Coordination Department and River Basin Management Division of the Environment Ministry, and other national and international water organizations. So far, the collaboration has resulted in one major project, one international article, one textbook, and presentations at six academic conferences. The research project is planned to be implemented in Darkhan and Erdenet cities.