The Russian research organizations: Ioffe Physico-Technical
Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences and Federal
State Unitary Enterprise "Special Design and Technological
Office "Technolog" will arrange the third
International Symposium "Detonation Nanodiamond: Technology,
properties and applications" which will be held in St
Petersburg, Russia on July 1-4, 2008.
The first International Symposium "Detonation
Nanodiamond. Technology, Properties and Applications"
was held in St Petersburg, Russia on 7-9 July, 2003.
The International conference "NANOCARBON &
NANODIAMOND 2006" (September 1115, 2006,
St Petersburg, Russia) combined the 2nd International
Symposium "Detonation Nanodiamond. Technology,
Properties and Applications" and the 2nd Nanocarbon
The proceedings of the "NC&ND 2006" has been published
in the journal "Diamond and Related Materials" in December
The third Symposium will focus on the latest advances
in the science and technology of nanodiamond and ultrananocrystalline
diamond, and some other forms of nanocarbons, especially
carbon onions, nanographite and carbide derived carbon
The number of participants of the conference will be
no more than 100.
Program will include about 10 invited lectures (40
minutes), not more than 20 oral presentations (25 minutes)
and poster session. The list of invited speakers will
be created on the basis of suggestions from the advisers
and members of the Program Committee.
The Symposium will be held in St Petersburg, Russia, The Symposium organizers will arrange for a sightseeing program to introduce the guests to St Petersburg. The Symposium will be held in the period of bright nights, when the city looks especially beautiful.