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Five Russians included in world ranking of the best young chemists

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Five Russians included in world ranking of the best young chemists


30.07.2019

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Five Russian scientists have entered the international ranking of young chemists, TASS reports. It was composed with the participation of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) and the International Younger Chemists Network (IYCN).

The rating, presented in the form of the Periodic Table of the Periodic Table, includes one hundred and eighteen people.

The “periodic table” of young chemists reflects the variety of paths in science that scientists are moving towards in the next century, their creative abilities and devotion to their beloved work.

The highest place among the representatives of the scientific world of our country was taken by Alexander Mazhuga. The rector of University of Chemical Technology of Russia named after Mendeleev, who is considered one of the youngest leaders of Russian universities, is located at the forty-fourth position. Mazhuga is engaged in bioorganic and medical chemistry, is interested in the development of modern approaches to the synthesis and conducts research on biologically active substances.

Andrei Vorotyntsev who is engaged in the development of highly efficient catalytic systems at the Nizhny Novgorod Technical University, took the 90th place. Anna Romanchuk from Moscow State University with specialty in radiochemistry was at 101st place.


Leonid Skripnikov from the Petersburg Institute of Nuclear Physics named after Konstantinov took 114th line. The PIK reactor is being built on the basis of the institute - one of the mega-projects of the Science national project. He is followed by Galina Kniazheva from Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, who conducts research in the laboratory of nuclear reactions.

Russkiy Mir reported that the UN General Assembly declared 2019 the International Year of the Periodic Table of Mendeleev. In honor of the famous scientist various events are dedicated to the half-century anniversary of the Mendeleev Periodic Table in Russia. The beginning of the year of Mendeleev was timed to the Day of Science, which is celebrated in our country on February 8, the birthday of the scientist.

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