On May 28 a meeting of the ONIT Council was held

On May 28, a meeting of the Department of Nanotechnologies and Information Technologies RAS Council was held chaired by the Presidium member, RAS Academician Gennady Krasnikov.  
Council participants approved the composition of the Expert Commissions on elections to the Russian Academy of Sciences and the dates of its’ meetings in September and October 2019. There was also discussed the assignment of job positions within the Department sections for RAS full and corresponding member candidates; the topics for upcoming sessions and meeting dates in June, 2019.  

The Department of Nanotechnologies and Information Technologies RAS, founded in 1983, manages the work on RAS fundamental research programs, rules 29 scientific institutions and 5 councils in Russia, releases 8 scientific journals. The Department consists of the following sections according to the research courses: Section for Information Technologies and Automatization; Section for Computing, Location and Telecommunication Systems and Semiconductor Components; Section for Nanotechnologies.

In their research activities, scientists of the Department rely on a number of sections of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, psychology and other sciences, developing and enriching these sections with both mathematical and experimental research methods.

The Department objectives include ideas generating to influence the government policy for information, strengthening existing state programs, funding basic researches through Russian Foundation for Basic Research and other private funds. A number of scientific programs in computer science, telecommunication and microelectronics were organized with the help of the scientists of the Department. These programs are aimed at science and technologies development in Russian Federation.
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