November 14 – The Institute of Physics at KFU together with Materials Design ® (Europe) organized the 1st School for students and young researchers on Computer Design of New Materials. Dmitry Tayursky, deputy director of the Institute, commented that the new software will allow to solve a wide scope of tasks in numerical modeling. Vice Rector for Research Danis Nurgaliev expressed his best wishes for the organizers and participants.
The program of the Schools includes lectures and workshops from Russian and international scholars (Institute of Solid State Physics RAS, Russia; ISMANS, France; Vienna University and others). The School will introduce contemporary methods of computer design including VASP, LAMMPS, GIBBS, Phonons, PrediBond. Young researchers represent different parts of Russia: Omsk University, Chechen University, Ural University and others.