UK-Russia "Frontiers of Science" symposium - AGENDA

Tuesday 12 March 2012

9:00-9:45

Registration

10:00-10:30

Welcome & Opening Speech

10:30-11:00

Meeting with Dr. Mats Nordlund, Vice-President of Research of Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

11:00-13:00

Session I

13:00-14:30

Lunch and posters

14:30-16:30

Session II

16:30-17:00

Coffee break

17:00-19:00

Session III

19:30

Dinner

Wednesday 13 March 2012

Breakfast

9:00-11:00

Session IV

11:00-12:00

Poster session presentations and coffee break

12:00-14:00

Session V

14:00-14:45

Lunch

15:00-19:30

Local sightseeing (TAS, Kazan Kremlin)

20:00

Dinner

Thursday 14 March 2012

Breakfast

8:30-10:30

Session VI

10:30-11:00

Coffee break

11:00-13:00

Session VII

13:00-14:00

Lunch

14:00-16:00

Session VIII

16:00

Concluding Remarks

16:15

Meeting ends

Session topics:

  • Astronomy: Before, during and after the explosion: Supernovae.
  • Biology: Stem cells, cell fate choice and building an organism.
  • Chemistry: Entrapment and manipulation of molecules at nanoscale.
  • Geo-Science: Climate change in the earth's history.
  • IT: Long-term autonomous systems: individuals to swarms.
  • Microbiology: Interaction of microorganisms with each other and their eukaryotic hosts.
  • Neurobiology: Neurodevelopment.
  • Physics: Quantum Communications.

Presentation titles: donwload.

Please note that the session order on the website is alphabetical and will not coincide with the running order at the Symposium.