XVIII Scientific Instrument Symposium
19 - 24 September 1999
Moscow and St. Petersburg, Russia
The XVIII International Scientific Instrument Symposium will be held in the year of the 275th anniversary of the foundation of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Creation of the Academy was based on the establishment of close connections with scholars and scientific institutions of other countries. With this in mind, the main theme of the symposium is:
Historical relations between Russia and other countries in the field of scientific instruments
Although this theme will be given priority, papers on other problems will be included as well. Abstracts with not more than 300 words are to be sent by mail to the Conference Office before April 30, 1999. Speakers will have 20 minutes for their reports; an additional 5 minutes will be given to answer questions. Poster papers will be allowed also.
The address of the Conference Office is:XVIII International Scientific Instrument Symposium
Institute of the History of Science and Technology, RAS
Staropanski per., 1/5, Moscow, 103012, Russia.
Telephone: (095) 921 8061
Fax: (095) 925 9911