Registration opening
15 September 2018

Extended Manuscript submission deadline
15 JULY 2019

Notification of acceptance
01 May 2019



Current timetable (updated 03.07)


1.07.19 2.07.19 3.07.19
12:00-14:00 Registration
14:00 Opening Ceremony
14:30-18:00 Sessions
18:00-19:30 Welcome Reception
9:30-17:00 Sessions
17:00-19:00 Poster Session 1

Walking or Sightseeing tour
9:30-18:30 Sessions

Banquet (incl. Neva River cruise)
9:30-17:00 Sessions
17:00-19:00 Poster Session 2

Excursion to Hermitage
9:30-13:20 Sessions
13:20 Closing Ceremony
Excursion to Peterhof


Listed in alphabetical order. To be updated.

Davydov L.N. (Ukraine), Schmelzer J.W.P.
"V.V. Slyozov: some personal reflections"
Dubrovskii V.G.(Russia), prof.
"Role of nucleation in the vapor-liquid-solid growth of III-V semiconductor nanowires"
Glas F. (France), prof.
"Nucleation statistics and length distributions for wurtzite and zinc blende III-V nanowires growing from liquid nanodroplets with very low group V content"
Ievlev V. M.(Russia), acad. RAS
"Relaxed structure of interphase boundaries in two-layer metal films: molecular dynamics"
Neimark A. (USA) , prof.
"Adsorption Induced Deformation and Phase Transformations in Nanoporous Crystals"
Shchekin A. K.(Russia), corr. member RAS
"Molecular component of the disjoining pressure in droplets at heterogeneous nucleation"
Schmelzer J.W.P. (Germany), prof.
"Crystallization of Glass-forming Melts: New Answers to Old Questions"
Umantsev A.R (USA)
"Bifurcation Theory of Plasticity, Damage and Failure"
Zakharov A. Y.(Russia), prof.
"On the probability-free mechanism of macroscopic irreversibility and microscopic foundation of thermodynamics"


Asaoka Hidehito (Japan)
"Low dimensional nanostructure growth on anisotropic silicon (110) reconstruction surface"
Bouravleuv Alexei (Russia)
"Formation of wide-bandgap semiconductors on Al2O3"
Bockowski Michal (Poland)
"Bulk growth of GaN. How to overcome the equilibrium crystal shape?"
Borisenko Natalia
"Non-Linear Effects in Electrodeposition of Semiconductor Nanostructures in Ionic Liquids"
Cherkashin Nickolay (France)
"Quantitative strain distribution in electromechanically coupled IV-IV and III-V semiconductor quantum dots"
Cirlin Georgii (Russia)
"III-V nanowires grown by MBE on Si and SiC substrates"
Courac Alexandre (France)
"Mechanisms of silicon allotropes' crystallization in condensed media by in situ diffraction of synchrotron radiation."
Dvurechenskiy Anatoly (Russia)
"Atomic-scale tuning of quantum dot nucleation and growth with ion-beam material irradiation"
Freidin Alexander (Russia)
"Stress-assisted phase and chemical transformations in solids via chemical affinity tensor"
Gor Gennady (USA)
"Kinetic model for condensation-induced restructuring of atmospheric soot aggregates"
Guria Georgii (Russia)
"Nucleation effects in receptors clustering on a T-cell’s surface"
Iwai Hiroshi (Japan)
"The scaling of subnanometer EOT gate dielectrics for ultimate nano CMOS technology"
Iwaya Motoaki (Japan)
"In situ XRD characterization during AlGaN crystal growth and its UV device application"
Kashchenko Мikhail (Russia)
"The fastest crystal formation mechanism"
Krivtsov Anton (Russia), corr. member RAS
"Wave heat processes in low-dimensional materials"
Louzguine Dmitri (Japan)
"Crystal nucleation- and crystal growth-controlled formation of bulk metallic glasses"
Osipov Andrey (Russia)
"Ab initio methods in the description of phase transformations and intermediate and transition states."
Sakai Seiji (Japan)
"Growth and properties of novel graphene-based magnetic heterostructures for spintronic device applications"
Shur Vladimir (Russia)
"Superfast domain wall motion and growth of dendrite domains in ferroelectrics. Analogy with crystal growth"
Smirnov Boris (Russia)
"Water condensation and atmospheric phenomena"
Stolyarova Valentina (Russia) corr. member RAS
"Vaporization and thermodynamic properties of oxide systems and materials"
Striccoli Marinella (Italy)
"Synthesis and assembly of colloidal nanomaterials towards advanced functionalities"
Testino Andrea (Switzerland)
"The calcium carbonate case study. From ions to the amorphous phase. Classical or Non-classical nucleation?"
Voloshin Alexey (Russia)
The problem of growing mixed crystals and high-efficiency K2(Co, Ni)(SO4)2 · 6H2O optical filters
Wolff Maximilian (Sweden)
"Finite size and proximity effects in ultra thin epitaxial transition metal superlattices"
Zlomanov Vladimir (Russia)
"Characteristics of the composition, purity and uniformity of substances in material science"