Please find below the information on workshops supported by the Researcher Links in the past few years.

Researcher Links Travel Grants projects for short-term research visits by Russian and UK early career scientists is temporarily on hold.

Past Workshops, 2014-2016

Uncertainty quantification in inverse modelling (2016)

Venue, Date:  Institute of Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Geophysics SB RAS, 15-17 February 2016 
UK Coordinator  Prof. Daniel Lesnic, University of Leeds
Russia Coordinator  Prof. Sergey Kabanikhin, Institute of Computational Mathematics and Mathematical Geophysics SB RAS
Subject Areas  inverse problems in applied mathematics, statistics, engineering mathematics, industrial mathematics

Superconductor-based sensors and quantum technology (2016)

Venue, Date:  Moscow State Pedagogical University (MSPU), 15-18 March 2016
UK Coordinator  Dr Alexander Kozorezov, Lancaster University
Russia Coordinator  Prof. Grigory Goltsman, Moscow State Pedagogical University (MSPU)
Subject Areas  applied superconductivity, quantum circuits, quantum sensors

Mathematical modelling in physiology: biomedical applications (2016)

Venue, Date:  Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), 21-24 March 2016
UK Coordinator  Prof. Perumal Nithiarasu, Swansea Univeristy
Russia Coordinator  Prof. Igor Efimov, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)
Subject Areas biology, medicine, cell biology


Extracellular vesicles — mechanisms of biogenesis and roles in disease pathogenesis (2015)

Venue, Date: Lomonosov Moscow State University, 1–5 March 2015
UK Coordinator  Dr. Alexander Kapustin, King’s College London
Russia Coordinator  Prof. Vsevolod Tkachuk, Lomonosov Moscow State University
Subject Areas extracellular vesicles, exosomes, microvesicles, nanoparticles, intracellular trafficking, cell signalling, stem cells, nanoscale imaging, nanoparticle detection, mathematic modelling, proteomics, metabolomics, microarrays, tissue regeneration, preeclampsia, immunology, neurology, cardiology, hematology, oncology, nephrology

Advanced polaritonics and photonics (2015)

Venue, Date: Suzdal, 12–15 March 2015
UK Coordinator  Prof. Pavlos Lagoudakis, University of Southampton
Russia Coordinator Prof. Alexander Alodjants, Vladimir State University
Subject Areas physics, quantum optics, semiconductor devices, lasers, material science

THz technologies for information technologies, security, medical and earth applications (2015)

Venue, Date: St Petersburg State University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (ITMO), 7-10 July 2015
UK Coordinator  Prof. Clive Parini, Queen Mary, University of London
Russia Coordinator Dr Pavel Belov, St Petersburg State University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics (ITMO)
Subject Areas  terahertz (THz) radiation research, technology demands from the THz industry, terahertz imaging and sensing, usage of THz for medical scanning, security screening, quality control, atmospheric investigation, space research etc

Molecular materials: from fundamentals to applications (2015)

Venue, Date: Institute of Solid State Chemistry and Mechanochemistry SB RAS, Novosibirsk State University, 9–13 February 2015
UK Coordinator Prof. Colin Pulham, The University of Edinburgh
Russia Coordinator Prof. Elena Boldyreva, Novosibirsk State University
Subject Areas
  • polymorphism in Molecular Materials — control, prediction, and implications for applications.
  • Crystallisation of molecular materials under ambient and non-ambient conditions. 
  • Institutional studies of molecular crystals and molecular materials — diffraction, vibrational spectroscopy, lattice dynamics. 
  • Solid-state chemical reactions of molecular materials — mechanochemistry

Workshop supported by the Royal Society of Chemistry

Polariton devices: scientific research and perspectives programme (2014)

Venue, Date:  St Petersburg State University, 25-27 March 2014
UK Coordinator  Prof. Pavlos Lagoudakis, University of Southampton
Russia Coordinator  Prof. Alexey Kavokin, St Petersburg State University
Subject Areas  physics, optics, semiconductor equipment, lasers

Funded jointly with St Petersburg State University and SOLAB Spin Optics Laboratory 

Mathematical and computational modelling in cardiovascular problems (2014)

Venue, Date: Institute of Numerical Mathematics,  RAS, 15-17 April 2014
UK Coordinator Prof. Igor Sazonov, Swansea University
Russia Coordinator Prof. Yuri Vassilevski, Institute of Numerical Mathematics,  RAS
Subject Areas biomedical engineering, mathematical modelling, quantitative methods, image processing

New advanced materials and systems for photonics and sensors (2014)

Venue, Date: Institute of Automation and Electrometry SB RAS, 17-20 March 2014
UK Coordinator  Prof. Alex Rozhin, Aston University
Russia Coordinator Prof Alexander Plekhanov, Institute of Automation and Electrometry SB RAS
Subject Areas plasmonics and nanophotonics, hybrid and quantum materials, nanoparticles, nanotubes; photon crystals, photoelectric and solar elements enhanced by plasmon effects, nanoscale images, chemical sensors, photopolymers, optical recording of information, fibre optics

Funded jointly with the Institute of Automation and Electrometry SB RAS and Novosibirsk State University

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