19 December 2019 |
Congratulations to Falk Meutzner on his successful Ph.D. defense!.
On December 6, 2019, Falk Meutzner successfully defended his doctoral thesis “Crystal-chemical algorithms for the identification of potentially cation-conducting materials from crystallographic databases”. Dissertation advisor – Dr. Tilmann Leisegang. Prof. Vladislav Blatov, Director of the SCTMS, and Thomas Doert, Chair of Inorganic Chemistry at Dresden University of Technology, were the external reviewers of the doctoral thesis.
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.
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.
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.
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”.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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”.
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.
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).
9 December 2016 |
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 |
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”.