SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS AND SESSIONS ORGANIZED

1. 12-th International Conference on “Technical devices against terrorist and criminal
explosion”
was held in St. Petersburg on 5-7 October 2016 under the auspice of Russian
Academy of Rocket and Artillery Sciences, Saint Petersburg University of the EMERCOM
(Ministry of Emergency) and Combustion Institute Russian Section.

Organizers: M.V. Silnikov,
N.N. Smirnov, S.P.Medvedev, M.V.Chernyshov, V.V.Adushkin.

(https://www.npo-sm.ru/konferencii/ )


2. 5-th Memorial Seminar of Professor Boris E.Gelfand was held in St. Petersburg on 4-6
October 2016 under the auspice of Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillery Sciences, Saint
Petersburg University of the EMERCOM (Ministry of Emergency) and Combustion Institute
Russian Section.

Organizers: M.V. Silnikov, N.N. Smirnov, S.P.Medvedev, M.V.Chernyshov,
V.V.Adushkin.

(https://www.npo-sm.ru/konferencii/ )


3 Fire Safety of Space Vehicles, 4-th Space Flight Safety Symposium of the International
Academy of Astronautics
was organized in St.Petersburg July 3-5, 2017,

CI organizers: N.N.Smirnov, M.V.Silnikov (Russian Section),

Grunde Jomaas (Great Britain Section).
(http://sfs-spb.ru)


4. Session on Combustion and Detonation was organized within the frame of 45 th International
Summer School-Conference Advanced Problems in Mechanics (APM 2017) in Russia, St.
Petersburg June 22 – 27, 2017.

Co-Chairmen: D. A. Indeitsev, A.M. Krivtsov

CI organizers: V.A.Levin, T.A.Zhuravskaya.

(http://www.apm-conf.spb.ru/apm-2017 )


5. 12-th Russian young scientists Conference on "Problems of explosion safety and
antiterrorism"
organized by Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillerist Sciences, Saint
Petersburg University of the Ministry of Emergency and Combustion Institute Russian Section in
Saint Petersburg 24-26 April 2017.

CI Organizers: M.V. Silnikov, N.N. Smirnov, M.V.Chernyshov.

www.npo-sm.ru/conf_blasts12.php

 

6. 5-th Colloquium on Physics of Shock Waves, Combustion and Detonation was organized
jointly by Belarus and Russian Sections in Minsk, Belarus, November 13-16, 2017. Joint event
organized by Belarus, Russian and Scandinavian Sections of the Combustion Institute.
Colloquium Chair: O.G.Penyazkov.

CI Organizers from Russian section: N.N.Smirnov, S.M.Frolov, O.V.Sharypov, V.S.Babkin, V.A.Levin, A.V. Trotsyuk.

Scandinavian section: A.Konnov, A.Lipatnikov.

Belarus Section: O.G.Penyazkov, N.A.Fomin.
http://www.itmo.by/mmk-2017


7. 13-th Russian Scientific and Practical Conference on "Technical devices against terrorist
and criminal explosion"
was held in St. Petersburg on 24-26 October 2017 under the auspice of
Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillerist Sciences, Saint Petersburg University of the
EMERCOM (Ministry of Emergency) and Combustion Institute Russian Section.

Organizers: M.V. Silnikov, N.N. Smirnov, M.V.Chernyshov, V.V.Adushkin.

(https://www.npo-sm.ru/konferencii/ )

 

8. 6-th Memorial Seminar of Professor B.E.Gelfand was held in St. Petersburg on 24-26 October
2017 under the auspice of Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillerist Sciences, Saint Petersburg
University of the EMERCOM (Ministry of Emergency), Saint Petersburg State technical
University named after D.F.Ustinov (Voenmech) and Combustion Institute Russian Section.
Organizers: M.V. Silnikov, N.N. Smirnov, S.P.Medvedev, M.V.Chernyshov, V.V.Adushkin.

(https://www.npo-sm.ru/konferencii/ )


9. Section on Nonlinear Dynamics of Complex Systems (Coordinators: Andrey Polezhaev,
Vladimir Gubernov) was organized within the frame of Ginzburg Centennial Conference on
Physics May 29 – June 3, 2017, Moscow

CI organizers: V. Fortov, V.Gubernov, N.Smirnov.
(http://www.gc2.lpi.ru/ )


10. The Voevodsky Institute of Chemical Kinetics and Combustion SB RAS hosted the 9th
International Seminar on Flame Structure
(July 10-14, 2017) held in Novosibirsk. It was
organized together with the Institute of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics SB RAS, Institute of
Thermophysics SB RAS, Institute of Hydrodynamics SB RAS, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis
SB RAS, Institute for Problems of Chemical & Energetic Technologies SB RAS, and the
Novosibirsk State University. The seminar was held under the aegis of the Combustion Institute
and of its Russian section.

CI organizers: O.P. Korobeinichev (co-chair), V.M. Fomin (co-chair),
V.A. Bagryansky, S.V. Alekseenko, V.M. Dulin, A.V. Fedorov, A.A. Vasil'ev, V.E. Zarko, A.E.
Zarvin, Z.R. Ismagilov, V.A. Yakovlev, S.S. Minaev, A.A. Korzhavin, E.R. Pruuel,
N.N.Smirnov.

(http://www.kinetics.nsc.ru/kcp/9ISFS/index.htm )


11. 8-th International Conference "Space Challenge of the XXI Century" (SPACE'2017), 1- 8
October 2017, Adler, Russia.

Chairman CI: I.G.Assovskiy.


12. Session on Combustion Phenomena organized within the frame of 46 th International
Summer School-Conference Advanced Problems in Mechanics (APM 2018). Russia, St.
Petersburg June 25-30, 2018.

Co-Chairmen: D. A. Indeitsev, A.M. Krivtsov

Session organizers: V.A.Levin, N.N. Smirnov.

 (http://www.apm-conf.spb.ru/ )


13. 13-th Russian young scientists Conference on "Problems of explosion safety and
antiterrorism"
organized by Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillerist Sciences, Saint
Petersburg University of the Ministry of Emergency and Combustion Institute Russian Section in
Saint Petersburg 23-25 April 2018.

Organizers: M.V. Silnikov, N.N. Smirnov, M.V.Chernyshov.
(https://www.npo-sm.ru/konferencii/ )

 

YOUNG SCIENTISTS' INVOLVEMENT

1. Scientific seminar for undergraduate students and postgraduate students on "Detonation and

combustion" named after I.N. Zverev was organized by the faculty of Mechanics and
Mathematics Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University.

Periodicity: once per week, commencement: since 1 September through 20-th December, and since 7-th February through 20-th May.

Seminar chair: Smirnov N.N., seminar secretary – Tyurenkova V.V.


2. Scientific seminar of the central regional department of the Combustion Institute Russian
section
is being held in Moscow hosted by the Institute for Problems in Mechanics
(Vernadskogo, 101).

Organizers: M.T.Surzhikov, S.E. Yakush. Periodicity: 6 sessions per year.


3. Annual sessions on Gas and Waves Dynamics and Detonation were organized within the
frames of XXII and XXIII International Conferences of students, Ph.D. students and young
professionals “Lomonosov-2017”, “Lomonosov-2018”, held in Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State
University.

Chairman of Organizing Committee – V.A. Sadovnichiy

Session organizers: R.I.Nigmatulin, N.N. Smirnov

OTHER FORMS OF ACTIVITY

1. The scientific team of Central regional department of the International Combustion Institute
Russian Section (Smirnov N.N., Assovskii I.G., Tyurenkova V.V.) participates in a joint space
experiment of NASA, ESA, Roskosmos, JAXA “SAFFIRE“ (Spacecraft Fire Experiment
) on
measurements of materials burning rate under low gravity conditions in the space capsule
environment using Cygnus unit as a test site after its separation from the International Space
Station.


2. Terrorism being the major contemporary threat to Mankind Combustion Institute Russian
Section supported a series of both International and National conferences aimed at antiterrorist
activities with participation of students and young professionals.


2.1. Annual Russian young scientists Conference on "Problems of explosion safety and
antiterrorism"
organized by Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillerist Sciences, Saint
Petersburg University of the Ministry of Emergency and Combustion Institute Russian
Section held in Saint Petersburg in April.

Organizers: M.V. Silnikov, N.N. Smirnov.


2.2. International Conferences "Technical devices against terrorist and criminal explosions"
organized under the auspice of Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillery Sciences, Saint
Petersburg University of the EMERCOM of Russia and the Combustion Institute Russian
Section. These science and Practical conferences are held in Saint Petersburg annually in
October.

Organizers: M.V. Silnikov, N.N. Smirnov, V.V.Adushkin.


3. The Cool Flames Investigation (CFI) is an ISS space flight experiment developed by the
NASA Science Definition Team whose members include Prof. Forman A. Williams, University
of California, San Diego, Prof. Frederick L. Dryer, Princeton University, Prof. Tanvir I. Farouk,
University of South Carolina, Dr. Vedha Nayagam, Case Western Reserve University and Dr.
Daniel L. Dietrich, NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC). The CFI experiment is conducted in
collaboration with Dr. Sergey Frolov, Prof. Valentin Basevich, Dr. Andrei A. Belyaev, Dr.
Sergey N. Medvedev, and Dr. Igor Assovskii of N.N. Semenov Institute of Chemical Physics,
Prof. Nickolay Smirnov, Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University, Dr. Veronika Tyurenkova,
Scientific Research Institute for System Analysis of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Dr.
Oleg Korobeinichev, Dr. Tatyana Bolshova, Dr. Denis Knyazkov, Dr. Ilya Gerasimov, Institute
of Chemical Kinetics and Combustion Russian Academy of Sciences Siberian Division. This
joint Roscosmos-NASA spaceflight experiment is being coordinated by Dr. Francis Chiaramonte
(NASA, Headquarters), and Project Scientist (PS) Dr. Daniel L. Dietrich (GRC) of the USA and
Dr. Elena Lavrenko of TsNIIMash (Russian Space Agency/Russia).


4. The Growth and Extinction Limit of Solid Fuels (GEL) is the space flight investigation led
by United States Principal Investigator Professor James S. T’ien (Case Western Reserve
University, Cleveland, Ohio) with Co-Investigators Dr. Paul Ferkul (USRA), and Dr. Sandra
Olson, (NASA Glenn Research Center) in collaboration with Professor Oleg P. Korobeinichev,
(Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences) This joint Roscosmos-NASA spaceflight
experiment is coordinated by Mark Hickman, NASA GRC, and Project Scientist (PS) Dr. Daniel
L. Dietrich (GRC) of the USA and Dr. Elena Lavrenko of TsNIIMash (Russian Space
Agency/Russia).

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