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Science in Siberia

WEEKLY OF THE SIBERIAN BRANCH OF THE RUSSIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES (SB RAS)
 
N 31-32 (2566-2567) August 2006
NEWS
 
LAVRENTIEVS’ DYNASTY
 
À.A.TROFIMUK, GREAT SCIENTIST, THE ORGANIZER OF SCIENCE AND THE CITIZEN
 
These days when the outstanding scientist, Academician A.A.Trofimuk would be ninety five years old and only a year before our general anniversary of 50 years since the Siberian Branch of the Academy of Sciences has been founded it is worth to look back.
 
STRENGTHENING THE TRADITIONS OF THE SIBERIAN GEOPHYSICAL SCHOOL
 
August, 22, 2006 the prominent Russian geophysicist Doctor Sc. (Geology and Mineralogy) Albert Dmitrievich Duchkov is 70 years old.
 
IRINA FEDOROVNA MICHAILOVA IS 75
 
Congratulation of the SB RAS Presidium.
 
INTRODUCTOR’S EXPEDITION ROUTES
 
Looking at Galina Pavlovna Semenova, leading introductor of rare and disappearing Siberian flora species of the Central Siberian Botanical Garden of the SB RAS, it is difficult to believe her considerable anniversary coming.
 
DEVOTED TO THE TEACHER
 
In the present August Corresponding Member of the RAS Konstantin Konstantinovich Svitashev would be 70 years old.
 
6000 KILOMETERS ACROSS KAZAKHSTAN
 
The group of researchers of the Institute of Animal Systematics and Ecology of the SB RAS has come back from the expedition across Kazakhstan.
 
WITH NO DELIGHT
 
Spring talk with the director of the Institute of Automation and Electrometry of the SB RAS, one might say, proceeds in the summer, when the passions of annual regional meetings and the General Meeting of the Russian Academy of Sciences have decayed. Nevertheless «the big passions» are still ahead; they are connected with the financing of science and concern each scientific researcher personally.
 
INFINITE NUMBER OF IDEAS
 
From July, 30 to August, 3 the International conference «Physical and chemical biology», organized by the Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine of the SB RAS devoted to the 80th anniversary of Academician D.Knorre was held at the House of scientists of the Novosibirsk Academgorodok.
 
MEDICINE OF THE TOMORROW
 
Medicine, as it is known, does not stand still. the 3rd International conference «Genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics and nanotechnologies for medicine» (GPBM- 2006) held in the Academgorodok from July, 12 to July, 16 served as a proof of this.
 
WORKSOP SCHOOL IN ICG
 
From July, 12 to July, 16 the International school of young scientists «Evolution, system biology and supercomputer calculations in bioinformatics» was held at the Institute of Cytology and Genetics of the SB RAS.
 
JOINING THE EFFORTS FOR THE SAKE OF SCIENCE
 
July, 19 the regular seminar on catalysis of Scientific Council of Joint French and Russian Laboratory has taken place at the Institute of Catalysis, devoted to the discussion of current problems and summarizing on the work carried out.
 
LIVING SPIRIT OF CREATIVE IMPULSE
 
From June, 17 to June 24 the 2nd International Kreindel Workshop «Plasma emission electronics» has taken place at the Baikal Lake in Buryatiya. The workshop was devoted to memory of one of the founders of the scientific field, the RF State Prize-winner, Doctor Sc. (Engineering), Professor Juli Efimovich Kreindel.
 
ABOUT SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS IN THE BAIKAL NATURAL TERRITORY
 
In June the Baikal Institute for Nature Management of the SB RAS has organized and held two large-scale conferences.
 
PHOTONICS: THE TECHNOLOGIES OF THE 21TH CENTURY
 
The first in Russia International specialized exhibition of optical, laser and optoelectronic equipment and componentry "Photonics-2006" has been held in the Central Exhibition Center "EXPOCENTER" at Krasnaya Presnia in Moscow.
 
THE TASKS AND PROSPECTS OF THE ALTAI SCIENCE-TOWN
 
At the end of the last year the city of Biysk of the Altai Territory has become the tenth “science-town” in our country. It is the largest by population “science-town” of Russia: there are about 230 thousand inhabitants.
 
SCIENCE MANAGEMENT: THE URGENT PROBLEM
 
Last days the problem of reforming of the Academy of sciences is extensively discussed in press. Many people see in the statement of this problem an aggression concerning the Academic community and an encroachment upon fundamental principles of freedom and self-government.
 
«MinEducScience - RAS» DIALOGUE PROCEEDING …
 
What a new has for last months appeared in mutual relations between MinEducScience and the RAS according the program of the RAS modernization.
 
BAIKAL. PIPE. SCIENCE.
 
At the end of 2005 and in the first months 2006 the attention of many mass-media has been paid at the discussions about the project of the oil-pipeline «East Siberia - Pacific Ocean». A considerable role in the final decision to remove the pipeline from the Site of Natural Heritage - the Baikal Lake has been played by the position of the scientists of the SB RAS.
 
THE LESSONS OF SUMMER SCHOOL
 
Traditionally August in the Novosibirsk Academgorodok is the time of study at Summer Physical and Mathematical school. This year the Summer school has been opened already 45-th time.
 
PEDAGOGICAL POTENTIAL FOR EXACT SCIENCES
 
Within the framework of annual competition for the rank of the best teachers in the field of the exact sciences, solemn conference has taken place in Moscow suburbs. The Dmitri Zimin "Dynasty" Foundation has apportioned the prizes for the participants of city and rural education institutions of Russia.
 
«ONE OUGHT LIVE PLAYING …»
 
August, 18, well-known Novosibirsk journalist Yuri Voronchikhin celebrates his 60th anniversary. September, 1970 his first reporting "Raftsmen" has been published in our weekly. Since then he is permanently connected with journalism.
 
THE FAIR OF IDEAS
 
In Russia still since Michail Lomonosov’s time the talent of scientist is closely bound with a poetic gift … and the prediction, that «the Russian power will grow with Siberia!». And the scientists of the Academgorodok have not disgraced this tradition. Many Academicians of the SB RAS have left a poetic trace in literary creativity.
 
FOR THE SB RAS CHAIRMAN CUP
 
The scientists - tennis players of the Novosibirsk Scientific Center have gone to the courts once again to show their achievements in sport.