27 June 2017 г. 
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.

 
26 June 2017 г. 
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.

 
5 June 2017 г. 
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.

 
2 May 2017 г. 
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.

 
5 April 2017 г. 
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.

 
3 April 2017 г. 
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”.

 
22 March 2017 г. 
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.

 
28 February 2017 г. 
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).

 
9 December 2016 г. 
Prof. Vladislav Blatov won Highly Cited Researcher Russia Award-2016.

Prof. Blatov became a winner of Highly Cited Researcher Russia Award-2016 and joined the rank of the most influential Russian scientists who greatly contributed to the Russian science development in 2016.

 
18 May 2016 г. 
Prof. Vladislav Blatov received Scopus Award Russia-2016.

Director of Samara Center for Theoretical Materials Science Prof. Vladislav Blatov received Scopus Award Russia-2016 “For outstanding contribution to Chemistry”.