In 2007, we are celebrating the 40th Anniversary of
Self-propagating High-temperature Synthesis
In connection with the 40th Anniversary of the scientific discovery entitled as
ĹPhenomenon of Wave Localization in Autoretarding Solid Phase Reactionsĺ which marked the birth of Self-propagating
High-temperature Synthesis (SHS) (http://www.ism.ac.ru/handbook/shsf.htm) and the 20th Anniversary of the Institute
of Structural Macrokinetics and Materials Science (http://www.ism.ac.ru/), the following events will be held at the Research
Center RAN in Chernogolovka, October 22-24, 2007:
- Solemn Ceremony organized by the Presidium of the Research Center in Chernogolovka and the Scientific Council at the Institute of Structural Macrokinetics and Materials Science with presentation of jubilee awards
- International Conference on Historical Aspects of SHS Development Worldwide to be attended by participants from countries of the former SU, USA, France, UK, Poland, Japan, Spain, Italy, etc.
- A historical pathway from scientific discovery to practical implementations of SHS in Russia and abroad will be outlined by Academician A.G. Merzhanov at the Session of the Presidium of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
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