20181122-02 23 November 2018 
Artem Samtsevich researching at SCTMS.

On November 19-24, 2018, Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science is hosting a PhD student and a staff member of Computational Materials Discovery Design of Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) Artem Samtsevich. His mission to SCTMS is aimed at studying tungsten borides and discussing a prospective research paper.

 
20181115-01 21 November 2018 
SCTMS launched a public lecture course.

Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science launched the public lecture course “Methods of Theoretical Materials Science”. On November 9, 2018, Prof. Blatov gave the first lecture “The main approximations of quantum chemistry” within the course.

 
20181108-01 13 November 2018 
Taras Panikorovsky in Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science.

Taras Panikorovsky, a junior research scientist of the Center of Nanomaterials of Kola Science Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences (KSC RAS) (Murmansk Region, Apatity) worked at SCTMS on November 5-10, 2018.

 
20181023-03 24 October 2018 
Establishment of China-Russia Joint Innovation Center for Advanced Materials.

Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science of Samara State Technical University (SamaraTech) concluded the agreement of cooperation with the National Engineering Research Center for Production of Ceramic Matrix Composites (PR China) and the International Institute for Materials Genome (MSEA, PR China).

 
20181016-04 18 October 2018 
Prof. Blatov gave a report at Forum MGE in China.

Within four-week business trip to China Prof. Vladislav Blatov participated in the Second Forum of Materials Genome Engineering held on October 14-16, 2018 in Beijing. More than 100 scientists from China, UK, USA, Japan and Germany took part in the forum.

 
20181004-01 8 October 2018 
Nadezhda Nekrasova and Adrey Golov participated in the Conference of Young Scientists in Skoltech.

The research scientists of SCMTS Nadezhda Nekrasova and Andrey Golov took part in 3rd International School-Conference of Young Scientists “Topical Problems of Modern Electrochemistry and Electrochemical Materials Science” held on September 23-26, 2018 in Skoltech. The conference was initiated and organized by Skoltech Center for Electrochemical Energy Storage (CEE).

 
20180926-01 26 September 2018 
Congratulations to Pavel Zolotarev on successful Ph.D. defense.

On September 25, 2018, Pavel Zolotarev, a junior research scientist of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science, successfully passed Ph.D. defense (dissertation advisor – Prof. Vladislav Blatov).

 
20180924-02 25 September 2018 
Prof. Vladislav Blatov gave lectures at the 15th USPEX Workshop.

Prof. Vladislav Blatov gave lectures within the 15th Workshop “Crystal structure prediction using USPEX code” (September 17-19, 2018, Skoltech, Moscow, Russia).

 
20180920-03 24 September 2018 
Elizaveta Timofeeva took part in the International Meeting 2018 “Fundamental Problems of Solid State Ionics”.

A research assistant of SCTMS, Elizaveta Timofeeva made a poster presentation at the 14th International Meeting 2018 “Fundamental Problems of Solid State Ionics” (September 9-13, 2018, Chernogolovka, Russia).

 
20180920-02 24 September 2018 
Anna Sinelshchikova came to SCTMS.

Anna Sinelshchikova, a senior research scientist of the Laboratory of New Physicochemical Problems of A.N. Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Moscow), is currently working at Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science.

 
20180920-01 21 September 2018 
Prof. Davide Proserpio made a working visit to SCTMS.

On September 8-16, 2018, Prof. Davide Proserpio (the University of Milan) made a working visit to Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science. The scientists of SCTMS and Prof. Proserpio discussed several projects concerning the study of metal-organic frameworks.

 
20180914-01 18 September 2018 
Matthew Addicoat (University of Nottingham Trent, UK) is doing research at SCTMS.

A research scientist of the faculty of science and technology of the University of Nottingham Trent (UNT, UK) Dr. Matthew Addicoat arrived to Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science to conduct the research under the project on prediction of properties of microporous framework materials. He will stay in Samara until September 15, 2018.

 
20180905-01 7 September 2018 
Prof. Blatov is among plenary speakers of SMARTER6.

Prof. Vladislav Blatov gave the plenary report on modeling methods of porous materials at the 6th SMARTER meeting held in Ljubljana (Slovenia) on September 2-6, 2018.

 
20180903-03 5 September 2018 
Eugeny Alexandrov came back from a short-term professional trip to Milan.

A senior research scientist of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science Eugeny Alexandrov was on a professional business trip at the University of Milan (Italy) from August 27 to September 1, 2018 for conducting a joint research of coordination polymers and preparing a research paper.

 
20180903-02 4 September 2018 
Eugeny Alexandrov and Andrey Golov conducted research at the University Nottingham Trent.

Andrey Golov and Eugeny Alexandrov, the scientists of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science, were on the mission to the University Nottingham Trent (UNT, UK) on August 14 to 22, 2018. The purpose of their trip was implementation of activities under the grant project funded by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) and the Royal Society of London.

 
20180827-01 30 August 2018 
SCTMS scientists took part in ECM31.

On August 22-27, 2018, the 31st European Crystallographic Meeting (ECM18) was held in Oviedo, Spain. Scientists of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science Tatiana Akhmetshina and Eugeny Alexandrov took part in ECM18 and presented their reports.

 
20180807-01 8 August 2018 
Prof. Blatov took part in ICCC 2018.

Prof. Vladislav Blatov gave a report as an invited speaker at the 43rd International Conference on Coordination Chemistry (ICCC 2018) held during July 30 to August 4, 2018 in Sendai (Japan).

 
20180712-01 13 July 2018 
Artem Kabanov took part in ISSFIT-13.

Artem Kabanov, a senior research scientist of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science, took part in the 13th International Symposium on Systems with Fast Ionic Transport (ISSFIT-13) held on July 3-7, 2018 in Minsk (Belorussia).

 
20180212-03 9 July 2018 
SCTMS won a grant of Russian Foundation for Basic Research.

The project of Prof. Vladislav Blatov, the director of SCTMS, entered the list of winners of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research competition of the best scientific projects of interdisciplinary basic research in the topic “Metal-organic coordination polymers – components of functional materials of new generation”.

 
20160404-01 9 July 2018 
SCTMS won a grant of Russian Science Foundation.

Dr. Eugeny Alexandrov, a senior research scientist, a head of the Laboratory of New Crystal Materials’ Synthesis of Samara State Technical University (SamaraTech) won the grant of the Russian Science Foundation (RSF) under the program “Basic research in groups under the guidance of early-career scientists”.

 
20180625-02 27 June 2018 
Natalia Kabanova made a report at E-MRS Spring Meeting – 2018.

Natalia Kabanova, a senior research scientist of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science took part in the European Materials Research Society (E-MRS) conference E-MRS Spring Meeting – 2018 that was held on June 16-22, 2018 in Strasbourg (France).

 
20180620-01 25 June 2018 
Roman Eremin’s research work in Freiberg.

Roman Eremin, a senior research scientist of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science returned from Freiberg (Germany) after a long-term mission (May 14 - June 14) to the Institute of Experimental Physics of Freiberg University of Mining and Technology (TU Bergakademie Freiberg, TUBAF).

 
20180615-01 18 June 2018 
Artem Kabanov took part in the 52nd International School in Erice, Italy.

Artem Kabanov, a senior research scientist of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science came back from the 52nd International School in Quantum Crystallography that was held in Erice (Italy) on June 1-10, 2018. Quantum crystallography is a field of science employing methods for obtaining crystallographic information and quantum mechanical theory.

 
20180612-01 14 June 2018 
SCTMS scientists took part in the IX National Crystal Chemistry Conference.

Seven delegates of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science took part in the IX National Crystal Chemistry Conference, 2018 that was held in Suzdal on June 4-8, 2018. The conference program included five oral reports of SCTMS scientists. Prof. Vladislav Blatov was a member of the program committee and a session moderator.

 
20180608-01 9 June 2018 
International Union of Crystallography accepted CIF format extension elaborated by SCTMS.

Crystallographic Information File (CIF) is a standard text file format for representing crystallographic information, promulgated by the International Union of Crystallography (IUCr). CIF stores diverse information (primarily experimental data) about crystal structures.

 
20180601-03 1 June 2018 
Tatiana Akhmetshina and the research group of Dr. Pavlo Solokha synthesized a new intermetallic structure.

Tatiana Akhmetshina, a research assistant of SCTMS, was on long-term mission (From April 16 till My 11) at the University of Genoa (Italy) where she performed synthesis of intermetallides.

 
20180530-01 1 June 2018 
Results of the second visit of Prof. Blatov to ICDD.

On May 15-29, 2018, Prof. Vladislav Blatov was on mission at the International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD) in Newtown, Philadelphia, USA.

 
20180528-01 29 May 2018 
Eugeny Alexandrov and Artem Kabanov made reports at expert session at Dmitry Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology.

Eugeny Alexandrov and Artem Kabanov came back from Moscow where they took part in the session “Chemical technology and new materials for military-industrial complex of Russia” held by Dmitry Mendeleev University of Chemical Technology on May 25, 2018.

 
20180514-01 21 May 2018 
PhD Emanuele Priola interning at SCTMS.

From May 8 until June 6, 2018 PhD Emanuale Priola from the University of Turin (Italy) is doing an internship under scientific supervision of Prof. Vladislav Blatov at Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science (SCTMS).

 
20180510-03 18 May 2018 
IUPAC commission published an article on results of its meeting in Samara in Crystal Growth & Design.

On May 7, 2018, Crystal Growth & Design journal published the article on the results of IUPAC commission meeting (International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry, IUPAC) that was held in Samara in May 2015.

 
20180508-05 17 May 2018 
Research paper of SCTMS scientists published in Nature.

The research paper «Topologically guided tuning of Zr-MOF pore structures for highly selective separation of C6 alkane isomers» (doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-04152-5) has been issued in Nature Communications, a peer-reviewed open access journal published by the Nature Publishing Group.

 
20180508-01 15 May 2018 
Eugeny Alexandrov participated in docMOF 2018.

Senior research scientist of SCTMS Dr. Eugeny Alexandrov, Head of the Laboratory of New Crystal Materials’ Synthesis, made a report at the 1st European Doctoral Symposium on Metal-Organic Frameworks held in Raitenhaslach monastery (Germany) from April 29th to May 2nd, 2018.

 
20180503-03 7 May 2018 
Roman Eremin and Pavel Zolotarev took part in AYSS-2018.

SCTMS researchers took part in the XXII International Scientific Conference of Young Scientists and Specialists (AYSS-2018) held on April 23-27, 2018 at Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR, Dubna, Russia).

 
20180424-03 24 April 2018 
Eugeny Aleksandrov and Aleksandr Shevchenko held a lecture on big data analysis within SciCraft Samara 2018.

On April 19, 2018, SCTMS scientists gave the lecture “Big data analysis and new materials design” within the Science Craft School. Audience members learnt specific aspects of working with big data in specific areas of science.

 
20180419-01 21 April 2018 
Prof. Blatov took part in Chinese-German Symposium on Ultra-high Temperature Ceramic Matrix Composites.

The Northwestern Polytechnic University organized the Chinese-German Symposium «Design Foundation of Oxidation Resistant Ultra-high Temperature Ceramic Matrix Composites Aimed for Structural Applications» on April 14-20, 2018 in Xian (PR China).

 
20180517-03 9 April 2018 
Albina Gurskaya took part in students and young researchers conference in Tomsk.

SCTMS researcher Albina Gurskaya took part in 24th Russian scientific conference for students of Physics and young researchers held on March 31 – April 7, 2018 in Tomsk.

 
20180403-01 3 April 2018 
SCTMS at SamaraTech began synthesis of MOFs.

SCTMS Laboratory of Novel Crystal Materials’ Synthesis at Samara State Technical University has been launched. Under supervision of the head of the Laboratory Dr. Eugeny Aleksandrov and head of the Department of chemistry and technologies of nitrogen compounds (DCTNC) Dr. Andrey Pimenov the synthesis of first MOFs was successfully conducted.

 
20180402-01 3 April 2018 
Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science established at SamaraTech.

Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science has been recently established at Samara State Technical University (SSTU).

 
20180323-01 23 March 2018 
Roman Eremin won a grant of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research.

The Russian Foundation for Basic Research supported the application of Dr. Roman Eremin, a senior research scientist of SCTMS Laboratory of Mathematical Modeling of Materials, within research contest for young scientists “My first grant”. His application 18-33-00477 joined the rank of winners.

 
20180216-01 16 February 2018 
A research project of SCTMS funded by Russian Foundation for Basic Research and Royal Society of London.

Eugeny Alexandrov, a senior research scientist of SCTMS won a grant of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) and the Royal Society of London. He will work on development of computer design instruments of new microporous materials in cooperation with Dr. Matthew Addicoat (Nottingham Trent University, UK).

 
20180111-04 12 January 2018 
Research article of SCTMS scientists joined the rank of the most cited articles of the CrystEngComm Journal in 2017.

The research paper «How 2-periodic coordination networks are interweaved: entanglement isomerism and polymorphism» of Dr. Eugeny Alexandrov, Prof. Vladislav Blatov and Prof. Davide M. Proserpio is among three most cited reviews dedicated to coordination polymers and metal-organic networks published in CrystEngComm in 2017.

 
20180216-01 11 January 2018 
SCTMS team won two grants of Russian Foundation for Basic Research.

SCTMS team won two grants of the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (RFBR) within call for proposals 2018 for Russian projects of basic research.

 
20171230-04 11 January 2018 
SCTMS scientists’ research article published in the Accounts of Chemical Research.

The research article of SCTMS scientists “Topology of intermetallic structures: from statistics to rational design” was published in web-version of the Accounts of Chemical Research (ACR), one of the most cited scientific journals in chemistry. Impact Factor of ACR in 2016 achieved 20.268.

 
20171220-03 21 December 2017 
Pavel Zolotarev came back from the South Ural State University.

Pavel Zolotarev, a junior research scientist of SCTMS, came back from a short visit to the South Ural State University (SUSU, Chelyabinsk, Russia).

 
20171215-01 20 December 2017 
Denis Yablokov took part in ANM-2017.

Denis Yablokov, a leading engineer of SCTMS, took part in the 12th International Scientific and Technical Conference “Analytical and numerical methods of modeling in natural-science and social issues” that was held on December 4-6, 2017 in Penza, Russia.

 
20171207-02 12 December 2017 
Pavel Zolotarev presented his dissertation at PhD completion seminar.

On December 6, 2017, the meeting of the Department of Physical Chemistry and Chromatography and SCTMS was held. Pavel Zolotarev presented his PhD dissertation at the meeting.

 
20171128-01 30 November 2017 
The article of SCTMS researchers is among editors’ choices of CrystEngComm.

The official blog of CrystEngComm posted the message “Check out our editors’ choice of recent articles” with the list of the most significant articles over the last three years. The article of SCTMS researchers is included in the list.

 
20171120-01 22 November 2017 
Denis Yablokov’s report acclaimed as the best at NIT-2017.

Denis Yablokov, a researcher of SCTMS, came back from the Russian Scientific and Technical Conference of Students, Young Researchers and Specialists “New Information Technologies in Scientific Research” (NIT-2017) that was held in Ryazan on November 15-17, 2017.

 
20171116-07 21 November 2017 
Lecture “Non-covalent interactions with predominant electrostatic component: halogen, chalcogen, pnictogen, tetrel bonds. Searching for electronic criteria of pnictogen bonds in nitro compounds”.

On November 16, 2017 Dr. Ekaterina Bartashevich gave the lecture “Non-covalent interactions with predominant electrostatic component: halogen, chalcogen, pnictogen, tetrel bonds. Searching for electronic criteria of pnictogen bonds in nitro compounds”.

 
20171115-01 16 November 2017 
Alexei Krasnov’s report “Development of new functional materials based on doped bismuth titanate with the pyrochlore type structure” at SCTMS.

On November 14, 2017 Aleksei Krasnov, a researcher of the Laboratory of Ceramic Materials Science (Institute of Chemistry, Komi Science Center of UB RAS) gave the report “Development of new functional materials based on doped bismuth titanate with the pyrochlore type structure” within his internship at SCTMS.

 
20171113-01 16 November 2017 
Tatiana Akhmetshina is a prizewinner of the Contest “Student Award2017”.

Tatiana Akhmetshina, a laboratory assistant of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science, took part in Samara region contest in the field of professional education development “Student Award 2017” and won a prize “Intellect-2017”.

 
20171110-02 11 November 2017 
The report of Sergei Sobalev “Pnictogen bonds in crystals of organic nitro compounds” .

On November 9, 2017 Sergei Sobalev, a research assistant of the Laboratory of multiscale modeling of multicomponent functional materials of South Ural State University, presented the report “Pnictogen bonds in crystals of organic nitro compounds” at SCTMS.

 
20171109-01 10 November 2017 
Andrey Goltsev and Aleksandr Garin took part in EUROMOF2017.

SCTMS research assistants, Andrey Goltsev and Aleksandr Garin came back from the Delft Technical University (the Netherlands) where they took part in the 2nd European Conference on Metal Organic Frameworks and Porous Polymers (EUROMOF2017).

 
20171108-02 9 November 2017 
Research work of Prof. Vladislav Blatov and Dr. Olga Blatova in Italy.

From October 28 until November 6, 2017 Prof. Vladislav Blatov and Dr. Olga Blatova, a senior research scientist, have been working in the universities of Milan and Florence (Italy) within Mega-grant of the Government of the Russian Federation.

 
20171103-01 3 November 2017 
Business trip of Prof. Vladislav Blatov to China.

From September 26 until October 25, 2017 Prof. Vladislav Blatov has been working at the Northwestern Polytechnic University (NWPU, Xian). Except academic activities Prof. Blatov conducted negotiations and lectured at the International school “Topological Methods in Materials Science”.

 
20171018-03 20 October 2017 
International scientific school “Topological Methods in Materials Science 2017”.

The International school “Topological Methods in Materials Science” conducted on October 13-15, 2017 in Guangyang district of Lanfang, Hebei Province of China has concluded its work. The school was the first official event held in newly constructed scientific center – technopolis and business incubator TusPark of Tsinghua University.

 
20171017-06 20 October 2017 
SCTMS members published research paper in Scientific Reports.

The results of the research work conducted by SCTMS staff members in cooperation with the University of Pavia (Italy) and the University of Vienna (Austria) were published in Scientific Reports, one of the most prestigious scientific journals from the publishers of Nature.

 
20171016-03 17 October 2017 
Artem Kabanov presented a plenary report at the conference of All-Russian Institute of Aviation Materials.

SCTMS staff members (Dr. Artem Kabanov, Dr. Roman Eremin and Prof. Alexander Krutov) took part in the Russian national scientific and technical conference “Modern developments in metal science, casting technology, deformation, heat treatment and corrosion protection of light metal alloys”.

 
20171010-01 13 October 2017 
Pavel Zolotarev and Roman Eremin came back from the 21st International Scientific Conference of Young Scientists and Specialists of JINR.

SCTMS researchers took part in the 21st International Scientific Conference of Young Scientists and Specialists organized by the Association of Young Scientists and Specialists (AYSS) of the Joint Institute for Nuclear Research (JINR, Dubna).

 
20171009-01 11 October 2017 
Tatiana Akhmetshina reported at the Intermetallics 2017.

On October 2-6, 2017, Bad Staffelstein (Germany) gathered together experts in chemistry of intermetallics for the International Conference and School Intermetallics 2017. Tatiana Akhmetshina made an oral contribution to the conference program.

 
20171005-05 5 October 2017 
Artem Kabanov participated in the International School on LOBSTER program.

On September 25-29, the International School “Explicit Chemical-Bonding Analysis of Materials from High-Performance First-Principles Simulations” on research methods of chemical bonds applying LOBSTER computer program was held in Jülich, Germany. Dr. Artem Kabanov, a senior research scientist of SCTMS, took part in the school.

 
20171004-02 5 October 2017 
Roman Eremin took part in MSSC2017.

Roman Eremin, a researcher of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science, took part in MSSC 2017 “Ab initio Modelling in Solid State Chemistry” that was held on September 18-22, 2017 in London.

 
20171004-01 5 October 2017 
Artem Kabanov reported on NGC2017.

Dr. Artem Kabanov took part in the International Forum “Nano & Giga Challenges in Electronics, Photonics and Renewable Energy” (Nano & Giga Forum) that was held on September 18-22, 2017 in Tomsk concurrently with the Conference “Current Trends in Radio Physics”.

 
20171003-04 3 October 2017 
Natalia Kabanova participated in the International conference in Skoltech.

SCTMS researcher Natalia Kabanova came back from the 2nd International conference “Topical Problems of Modern Electrochemistry and Electrochemical Materials Science”.

The conference organized by the Skoltech Center for Electrochemical Energy Storage and Lomonosov Moscow State University was held on September 17-20, 2017 in Moscow.

 
20170928-10 3 October 2017 
Elizaveta Timofeeva is a prizewinner in the poster competition at the First International Conference on Intellect-intensive Technologies in Power Engineering.

Elizaveta Timofeeva, a research assistant of SCTMS, took part in the First International Conference on Intellect-intensive Technologies in Power Engineering (physical chemistry and electrochemistry of molten and solid electrolytes) that was held on September 18-22 in Yekaterinburg, Russia.

 
20170928-03 3 October 2017 
Tatiana Akhmetshina and Andrey Goltsev joined the ranks of 300 best students and postgraduates of Russia.

Research assistants of SCTMS Tatiana Akhmetshina and Andrey Goltsev became scholars of the Russian Federation President. The Selection Committee of the Ministry of Education and Science of Russia published the list of winners who showed considerable academic and scientific achievements.

 
20170928-01 3 October 2017 
Prof. Davide M. Proserpio and Dr. Eugeny Alexandrov took part in IWSN2017.

The International school for young researchers “Smart Nanomaterials” was held on September 11-15, 2017 in Rostov-on-Don. Prof. Davide M. Proserpio participated as an invited speaker; Dr. Eugeny Alexandrov was among the participants.

 
20170912-01 12 September 2017 
Andrey Golov and Pavel Zolotarev came back from «EuCo-TCC 2017».

SCTMS researchers, Andrey Golov and Pavel Zolotarev participated in the 11th European Conference on Theoretical and Computational Chemistry (EuCo-TCC). The conference was held on September 4-7, 2017 in Barcelona (Spain).

 
20170906-01 8 September 2017 
The Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography 2017 (Hyderabad, India).

Prof. Vladislav Blatov and Dr. Eugeny Alexandrov took part in the XXIV Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography 2017 (IUCr). The Congress was held in Hyderabad International Convention Center on August 21-28, 2017.

 
20170915-01 7 September 2017 
Elizaveta Timofeeva took part in ECSSC 2017.

Elizaveta Timofeeva took part in the 16th European Conference on Solid State Chemistry (ECSSC) held on July 23-26, 2017 at the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow.

 
20170912-03 6 September 2017 
Ekaterina Kuznetsova participated in FEZA 2017.

Ekaterina Kuznetsova, a research assistant of SCTMS, took part in the 7th FEZA Conference “The ZEOLITES: Materials with Engineered Properties” that was held on July 3-7, 2017 in Sofia (Bulgaria).

 
20170912-02 6 September 2017 
Nadezhda Nekrasova took part in the HPLC 2017.

Nadezhda Nekrasova took part in the 45th International Symposium on High Performance Liquid Phase Separations and Related Techniques (HPLC 2017, Prague, Czech Republic).

 
20170831-03 5 September 2017 
Prof. Davide M. Proserpio reported on American Chemical Society National Meeting.

Prof. Davide M. Proserpio delivered an oral report on the 254th National Meeting and Exposition of the American Chemical Society held on August 20-24, 2017 in Washington.

 
20170831-02 31 August 2017 
Prof. Davide Proserpio and Andrey Golov participated in ACNS’2017.

Prof. Davide M. Proserpio and Andrey Golov participated to the ACNS'2017, 13th International Conference on Advanced Carbon NanoStructures, held in Saint Petersburg on July 3-7, 2017.

 
20170815-01 17 August 2017 
Three researchers of SCTMS are winners of the contest “Young researcher – 2017”.

Tatiana Akhmetshina, Nadezhda Nekrasova and Artem Kabanov became winners of Samara regional contest “Young researcher – 2017”.

 
20170712-04 16 July 2017 
Open lectures of Dr. Pavlo Solokha on Crystal Chemistry of Intermetallics at SCTMS.

Dr. Pavlo Solokha (Department of Inorganic and Industrial Chemistry, the University of Genoa, Italy) gave the first open lecture at SCTMS (1, Akademik Pavlov St.).

 
20170711-01 12 July 2017 
D. Sineglazov gave the report “Modelling of magnetoelastic effect in copper beryllium alloys”.

On July 11, 2017 D.S. Sineglazov, an expert in modelling with density functional method, presented the report “Modelling of magnetoelastic effect in copper beryllium alloys” at Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science. The authors: Prof. A.V. Pokoev - head of the department of solid state physics, D.S. Sineglazov – a graduate of the master’s degree program “Condensed matter physics”.

 
20170707-02 10 July 2017 
Dr. Tilmann Leisegang and Dr. Pavlo Solokha in SCTMS.

Dr. Tilmann Leisegang (TUBAF, Germany) and Dr. Pavlo Solokha (Department of Inorganic and Industrial Chemistry, the University of Genoa, Italy) arrived to Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science on long-term visits.

 
20170630-01 2 July 2017 
Prof. Davide Proserpio in Samara.

Scientific advisor of the Russian Government’s Megagrant, Prof. Davide Proserpio arrived to SCTMS on a working visit. His mission will last from June 26 till July 2, 2017.

 
20170624-01 27 June 2017 
International school “ToposPro & 13th USPEX Workshop”: the outcomes.

The International school “ToposPro & 13th USPEX Workshop” conducted on June 16-20, 2017 in Shanghai has concluded its work. The school provided the participants with a unique opportunity to become familiar with the two advanced software packages being currently applied in materials science.

 
20170621-01 26 June 2017 
PhD student from Skoltech conducted research at SCTMS.

Artem Samtsevych, a PhD student of Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech) and a member of the Laboratory of Computational Materials Design USPEX, has worked at Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science. His 10-day research trip was focused on advanced study of ToposPro software package.

 
20170605-01 7 June 2017 
Research trip of Eugeny Alexandrov in Milan.

Dr. Eugeny Alexandrov, a senior researcher of SCTMS, came back from the research trip to the University of Milan (Italy). From April 2 to May 20, 2017, he worked at the Laboratory of Dr. Lucia Carlucci and jointly with Prof. Davide M. Proserpio conducted the workshop on ToposPro at one of the European research centers.

 
20170602-02 5 June 2017 
Prof. Vladislav Blatov made a report at scientific workshop at Lomonosov Moscow State University.

On May 22, 2017, Prof. Vladislav Blatov held the scientific workshop “Computer topological analysis in crystal chemistry - theory and practice” at Lomonosov Moscow State University.

 
20170529-01 1 June 2017 
Tatiana Akhmetshina studied intermetallides in Genoa (Italy).

Tatiana Akhmetshina, SCTMS researcher, came back from the research trip to the University of Genoa (Italy). The goal of her visit was to conduct research and synthesis of intermetallic compounds jointly with Dr. Pavlo Solokha, Associate Professor of the Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, and his research team.

 
20170523-03 22 May 2017 
Workshop on ToposPro in Switzerland.

Prof. Davide M. Proserpio and Dr. Eugeny Alexandrov conducted a three days’ workshop on ToposPro at the Laboratory of Modelcular Simulation of École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne EPFL Valais Wallis (Sion, Switzerland).

 
20170504-01 19 May 2017 
State registration of Samara Carbon Allotropes Database.

Samara Carbon Allotropes Database has been registered by Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent). The database contains data about all known 3-periodic carbon allotropes based on all available research papers from scientific databases Web of Science and Scopus.

 
20170430-01 2 May 2017 
Prof. Blatov began lecturing at the Northwestern Polytechnical University (China).

Prof. Blatov came back from a working visit to the Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU, Xian, Shaanxi, China). During his visit (April 12-25, 2017) he began the lecture course in crystal chemistry and outlined the plan of research work with students of NPU.

 
20170425-01 22 April 2017 
Tatiana Akhmetshina is a winner of Samara Regional Student Scientific Conference.

Tatiana Akhmetshina, a SCTMS researcher, took the first place at the 43rd Samara Regional Student Scientific Conference with the report “Nanocluster analysis of intermetallides: collection of nanocluster topological types (TTN) and its application” (scientific adviser – Prof. Vladislav Blatov) presented at the session “Physical, analytical chemistry and chromatography”.

 
20170405-07 5 April 2017 
Samara Region Governor Nikolai Merkushkin had a meeting with SCTMS director Prof. Vladislav Blatov.

On April 4, 2017, Samara Region Governor Nikolai Merkushkin had a meeting with the director of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science Prof. Vladislav Blatov.

 
20170405-06 3 April 2017 
The first article with SCTMS participation published in Nature!.

Today, on April 3, 2017 an article was published with the participation of the SCTMS researchers "Predicting crystal growth via a unified kinetic three-dimensional partition model" in the oldest and influential international journal of science “Nature”.

 
20170327-07 28 March 2017 
Research trip to INEOS RAS.

Eugeny Alexandrov and Andrey Golov, SCTMS researchers, came back from A.N. Nesmeyanov Institute of Organoelement Compounds of Russian Academy of Sciences (INEOS RAS). During March 20-24, SCTMS researchers worked at integration of instruments for electron density and atomic interaction analysis to the expert system.

 
20170321-02 22 March 2017 
Cooperation with the International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD, USA).

Professor Vladislav Blatov took part in the 2017 Spring Meetings of the International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD, USA). His participation has resulted in preliminary agreement on inclusion of topological information into databases of ICDD and Prof. Blatov’s membership in the ICDD.

 
20170301-02 6 March 2017 
Falk Meutzner will be enrolled in a Ph.D. program.

At present the application documents of Falk Meutzner, the researcher of TU Bergakademie Freiberg (TUBAF, Germany), is in progress for enrollment in the Ph.D. program of Samara University. Professor Vladislav Blatov will be the scientific supervisor of Mr. Meutzner.

 
20170301-01 1 March 2017 
Dr. Tilmann P. Leisegang arrived to SCTMS on a working visit.

Dr. Tilmann Leisegang (TU Bergakademie Freiberg) arrived to SCTMS on a ten-day working visit. He will stay in Samara till March 4, 2017.

 
20170225-01 28 February 2017 
Prof. Vladislav Blatov made a report at the All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Aviation Materials.

On February 21, 2017, the director of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science Prof. Blatov made a report at the All-Russian Scientific Research Institute of Aviation Materials (VIAM).

 
20170220-02 21 February 2017 
The Conference of SCTMS researchers.

On February 15, 2017, the scientific conference of SCTMS researchers was held. SCTMS researchers presented their projects and studies, which are being implemented within nine areas.

 
20170220-01 20 February 2017 
Prof. Davide M. Proserpio arrived to SCTMS on a working visit.

Scientific advisor of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science Prof. Proserpio arrived to Samara on a weeklong working visit.

 
20170208-01 8 February 2017 
Prof. Blatov will give a plenary lecture at ICDD Spring meetings-2017.

The organizing committee of the International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD) Spring Meetings invited Prof. Blatov to give a plenary lecture.

 
20170206-01 6 February 2017 
SCTMS researcher is a winner of Samara Region Governor Award.

Tatiana Akhmetshina, one of the young researchers of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science, won the prize of Samara Region Governor for her achievements in scientific work.

 
20170103-01 6 February 2017 
Vladislav Blatov invited as a keynote speaker at the 24th Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography.

The director of SCTMS Prof. Vladislav Blatov will represent Russia as a keynote speaker at the 24th Congress and General Assembly of the International Union of Crystallography.