New member of the Editorial Board

In connection with the need to enhance the professionalism of the Editorial Board of the "Eurasian Journal of Physics and Functional Materials" on the subject of functional materials, with the approval of the Founders of the Journal, Professor GENNADY S. BURKHANOV was included on the Editorial Board of the Journal.

Gennady S. Burkhanov - Head of the Laboratory of physicochemistry of refractory and rare metals and alloys, A.A. Baykov Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science of RAS (Moscow), Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Corresponding Member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Twice Winner of the USSR State Prize, Winner of the Russian Federation State Prize.

He is a prominent scientist in the field of inorganic materials based on refractory and rare metals, their compounds and alloys, and technologies for their production. In this direction, together with the staff, he published over 500 scientific papers in domestic and foreign publications, including 11 monographs, received 21 patents. These works are well known in the CIS countries and abroad. A number of monographs have been translated into English and published in the USA, England, Germany.

Professor Burkhanov holds regular international conferences, meetings, seminars, which address fundamental and applied problems associated with the creation of new metallic materials (alloys and composites). He regularly (once every two years) organizes an International Conference on the fundamental area “Functional Nanomaterials and High-Purity Substances”.