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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) ( and the 20th Anniversary of the Institute of Structural Macrokinetics and Materials Science (, the following events will be held at the Research Center RAN in Chernogolovka, October 22-24, 2007:

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Article in Chernogolovskaya newspaper about SHS-40 (Adobe Acrobat document 427kb)