Voronov led the effort on preparing and signing of Memorandum of Understanding in order to promote further cooperation between Lviv Polytechnic National University (LPNU) in Ukraine and NDSU. The objectives of this agreement are to develop long-term cooperative activities, in particular, share knowledge, develop collaborative research and education programs, develop exchange and professional development programs for students, staff and faculty, conduct seminars and workshops, cultural exchange through mutual assistance in the areas of education and research, share new technologies and new methods of management through extension and other programs, seek funding opportunities for joint activities which provide mutual benefit to each institution’s teaching, research and outreach programs. Both institutions agree to develop and establish provisions for program implementation that will serve the mutual interest of both institutions.
The linkage program at NDSU will be supervised by the Department of Coatings and Polymeric Materials. The program at Lviv Polytechnic National University will be under the jurisdiction of the Department of Organic Chemistry. For more details on LPNU, http://lp.edu.ua/en and new cooperation, in Ukrainian language http://lp.edu.ua/news/2017/lvivska-politehnika-i-derzhavnyy-universytet-pivnichnoyi-dakoty-pidpysaly-ugodu-pro