Нижний Новгород Нижегородская ярмарка Памятник Минину и Пожарскому Собор Александра Невского
ISNOG 2016
International Symposium on Non-Oxide and New Optical Glasses
21-26 of August, 2016 / Oka Grand Hotel, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Call for Papers

XX International Symposium on Non-Oxide and New Optical Glasses will be hosted in the ancient Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod in the Center of Russia. The symposium will include plenary, invited and contributed talks in parallel as well as poster sessions dealing with various topics covering wide areas of glass materials. Please submit your recent achievements and have a wonderful opportunities to enjoy the science of glass and the beauty of Russian nature on the banks of two great rivers – the Volga and the Oka.

Nizhny Novgorod with a population of 1,250,619, is the fifth largest city in Russia. The city is an important economic, transportation and cultural center of Russia. It is located about 400 km east of Moscow. The name of the city literary means "Lower Newtown".For more information, please visit the web-site: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nizhny_Novgorod

Important Dates

Abstract Due - March 31, 2016 (Extended)

Acceptance Notice - May 11, 2016

On-line Registration Open - February, 2016

Early Registration Due - July 4, 2016

Scientific Program

The symposium will cover but not limited to following topics:

  • Synthesis, Melting Processing
  • Glass transition, Relaxation in glasses and glass forming liquid, Mechanical properties
  • Modeling of Glass Structures, Structure and Properties
  • Glass-ceramics / Optical ceramics, Optical Thin films, OpticalGlasses
  • Glasses and glass ceramics for active applications, Fibers and Optical waveguides, Non-linear glasses and fibers
  • Phase change materials and photo-induced effects
  • Glasses for energy applications
  • Glasses for Medicine and Biotechnology
  • Special session: Advanced Glasses for IT devices
  • High purity low optical loss glasses

Symposium Organizer

M.Churbanov Instutute of Chemistry of High Purity Substances, Russian Academy of Sciences



Sci. secretary
tel. 89625135691

Dep. Sci. secretary

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