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Science in Siberia

WEEKLY OF THE SIBERIAN BRANCH OF THE RUSSIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES (SB RAS)
 
N 50 (2486) December 2004
NEWS
 
HAPPY NEW YEAR!
 
Congratulation for the Employees of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
 
ANNIVERSARY CONGRATULATIONS
 
Corresponding Member of the RAS V.T.Balobaev is 75.
 
ANNIVERSARY CONGRATULATIONS
 
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Professor I.F.Ginzburg.
 
THE INSTITUTE OF COMPUTER MODELING OF THE SB RAS IS 30 YEARS OLD
 
Congratulation of the Presidium of the SB RAS.
 
ON THE PROBLEMS OF INTEGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF SCIENCE AND HIGHER EDUCATION IN SIBERIA
 
Resolution of General Meeting of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences of 10.12.2004.
 
EFFECT OF INTERACTION
 
Report of Vice-president of the RAS Academician Valeri Kozlov at the General Meeting of the RAS.
 
MUTUAL PENETRATION
 
At the joint scientific session the scientists of the Moscow State University and of the Russian Academy of Sciences spoke about the past, the present and the future of their cooperation.
 
AT THE PRESIDIUM OF THE RAMS
 
RECOGNITION OF MERITS
 
This year in connection with celebrations of the 55th anniversary of Chinese People's Republic about 80 foreign citizens have been awarded by the Chinese government, four among them are Russians. "The Order of Friendship of CPR" was handed to Siberians, Corresponding Members of the RAS of V.Fomin and V.Parhomchuk, as well as to Director of the Sarov Nuclear Center Academician V.Michailov, and to the artist of Vladivostok V.Ganiev.
 
ALL THIS IS DALIAN
 
At the Chinese city of Dalian, in the Chinese-Russian Center of High Technologies opened in August, 2004, the researchers of the Institute of Solid State Chemistry and Mechanochemistry of the SB RAS together with Chinese colleagues during a month worked through the technology suggested by Siberians.
 
THE STATE PRIZE OF MONGOLIA
 
Before New Year, Chief scientific researcher of the Institute of Earth's Crust Doctor Sc. (Glogy and Mineralogy) Professor Boris Pisarski has received pleasant news from Mongolia. "The map of mineral waters of Mongolia", developed by him together with Mongolian colleagues, is recognized as the best scientific work issued according to the competition of the Ministry of Education and Science of Mongolia in 2004. For it the State Prize at the rate of 250000 tugriks is awarded.
 
EDUCATION IN THE CENTRE OF ATTENTION
 
In the Government and Parliament.
 
SCIENCE AND LIFE
 
The plans of the RAS governing body for 2005.
 
V.PUTIN INSISTS IN THE IMPLEMENTATION OF HI-TECH ZONES
 
THE GOVERNMENT IS GOING TO TAKE THE SCRIPT OF INNOVATION DEVELOPMENT OF ECONOMY FOR 2005-2008 FOR THE BASIS
 
START AND RATE
 
The "START" State program: the first results in the Siberian Federal District.
 
STUDENTS TO BECOME MORE LEARNED, SCIENTISTS TO BECOME MORE YOUNG
 
December, 16, the integration of education and scientific activities was a topic under discussion at the board of the RF Ministry for Education and Science.
 
THE PROGRAMS OF THE UNITED SCIENTIFIC COUNCIL HAVE BEEN MAINLY REALIZED
 
The session of the United Scientific Council for Mechanics and Energy of the SB RAS was traditionally held in the Small Hall of the House of Scientists; this time it was so too.
 
NEWS OF OUTGOING YEAR
 
OMAKTAT ANNGANIT!
 
Omaktat annganit! means Happy New Year! in Evenk. In such a manner the expert of the Evenk language Boris Boldyrev, Head of the Sector of Tungus- and Manchurology of the UIIPP of the SB RAS, congratulates his friends. On the finish of this year, December, 16, he on set of works has defended his doctoral thesis "Parts of speech and grammatical categories of the Evenk language in the comparative elucidation".
 
GEOCRYOLOGISTS HAVE RESCUED THE AIRPORT
 
In May International conference "Cryosphere of oil-and-gas bearing provinces" was held in Tyumen. Foreign scientists of eleven countries participated in this largest conference and among them, naturally, the representatives of "Gazprom", including the experts of the Dpartment of Strategic Research.
 
MATERIALS OF SCIENTIFIC AND HISTORICAL CONFERENCE
 
The Novosibirsk Publishing House have issued a collection of the materials of the Regional scientific and historical conference "Russian-Japanese war of 1904- 1905 and geopolitical problems of modern Russia".
 
THE BOOK AS AN EMBODIMENT OF SPIRITUAL CULTURE
 
Villages of Old Believers, books of XVII-XVIII centuries, sacred texts It sounds charmingly. Students of the philology department of humanitarian faculty of the NSU have an opportunity to touch all this during yearly expeditions. Candidate Sc.(Philology), senior lecturer Vladimir Nikolaevich Alekseev is telling about the work carried out in the summer of 2004.
 
NEW LIFE OF OLD BOOKS
 
On the eve of New year the "Springer-Verlag" publishing house has finished the working at the English translation of classical book by Academician A.D.Aleksandrov "Convex polyhedra".
 
"SIBERIA AS A COLONY"
 
The book by outstanding Siberian publicist and public figure Nikolai Michailovicha Yadrintsev "Siberia as a colony" (1892) was ill-suited under any political regime. Nowadays the book by Yadrintsev comes back to the shelves of libraries.
 
WHAT IS THE GUILT OF PHYSICIST DANILOV?
 
In December mass-media were overfilled with a squall of articles devoted to the sentence (14 years high security imprisonment) passed on the employee of the Krasnoyarsk State Technical University, physicist V.Danilov blamed for high treason and swindling.
 
WHAT ON EARTH DOES AWAIT THE RUSSIAN EDUCATION?
 
For last month, perhaps, a record number of discussions of forthcoming reform of education has taken place at various hearings, sessions, conferences as well as in mass-media.
 
INNOVATION PRIZE "NADEZHDA"
 
Competition of Russian innovations. Applications are accepted till January, 17, 2005.
 
LARGE-SCALE EUROPEAN GRANTS FOR THE INSTITUTE OF BIOPHYSICS
 
Cooperation between the Institute of Biophysics of the SB RAS and the European Space Agency (ESA) actively develops.
 
EXHIBITS OF THE VIRTUAL MUSEUM
 
On the Tomsk site (www.tsc.ru) of the Virtual Museum of the SB RAS the working at the web-page about the founder of the Institute of Atmospheric Optics, of the Tomsk Scientific Center and of the Tomsk Academgorodok Academician Vladimir Evseevich Zuev is completed.
 
BRAVE WINTERERS
 
They have succeeded in catching only one pelican from the four who have located at the nonfreezing length of Ob River, under the dam of hydroelectric power station.
 
MITTENS
 
NEW YEAR VERSES
 
JOKING ASIDE!
 
WITH A GOOD VIEW
 
Journalists are noticeable people because they notice the things those others simply do not see, cannot or do not want to see.
 
INDEFINITELY DEVOTED TO BAIKAL
 
Baikal is famous not only due to its unique appearance, unique flora and fauna, but also owing to its outstanding researchers among whom the place of honour is occupied by Alexandr Skabichevski, one of the most keen researchers of the sacred lake, delved into innermost mystery of its biological life. In 2004 to he would be 100 years old.
 
IN MEMORY OF EVGENI EMELIANOVICH ZAEV
 
VIVID EXAMPLE OF SPIRITUAL FEAT
 
December, 10, 2004 Natalia Dmitrievna SPIRINA has died, the well-known researcher of the heritage of Roerich family, the founder and Honorary Chairman of the Siberian Roerich Society, poet, prose writer, outstanding cultural worker.