First Armenian-Israeli Workshop on 

Self-Propagating High-Temperature Synthesis

(AIW SHS - 2005), 
Yerevan, 26-29 September, 2005


First Announcement (pdf, 140kb)

Second Announcement (pdf, 120kb)

AIW SHS-2005 Program (pdf, 120kb)

Book of Abstracts (pdf, 350kb)

PhotoGallery of Conference

The workshop was organized by the Institute of Chemical Physics National Academy of Sciences of Armenia (ICP NAS), Yerevan State University (YSU) and the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology (IIT). It was held on 26-29 September, 2005 in Yerevan, Armenia. The Workshop was sponsored by the "Combustion Synthesis and Materials Science" Fund (CSMS, Armenia) and also supported by National Foundation of Science & Advanced Technologies (NFSAT, Armenia).
About 30 experts (familiar scientists, young researches, post-graduate and undergraduate students) from 8 organizations of Armenia, Israel, Russia and Spain participated in the Workshop presenting 4 key lectures, 11 oral presentations and 10 posters.
Seven participants (3 young researches, 1 post-graduate and 3 undergraduate students) were awarded by diploma and prizes of the CSMS Fund for successful presentation and designing their reports.
The Workshop has attracted considerable interest of many researches from the Institute of Chemical Physics, YSU, SHS Center, State Engineering University of Armenia (SEUA), the Institute of General and Inorganic Chemistry NAS RA. 
The decisions of the final Round-Table:
    to hold the Workshop periodically;
    to strengthen collaboration between ICP, ISMAN and IIT;
    to carry out joint Programs in the framework of different funds.