Organizing Committe

Organizer: International Academy of Astronautics

Co-Organizer: Scientific and Production Enterprise “Special Materials”, Russian section of The Combustion Institute, Federal Science Center “Scientific Research Institute for System Studies Russian Academy of Sciences”, Moscow M.V.Lomonosov State University, St. Petersburg State University.

Sponsoring organization: "Technomash", Russian Space Agency.

Site and dates: SFS - 2018 is held in Saint Petersburg, Russia, September 24-27, 2018 (period for “golden autumn” in St. Petersburg)

Local organizing committee:

  1. Mikhail Silnikov  — сorresponding member of the RAS, Prof., Dr.Sc.-Hab., Director General Scientific and Production Enterprise “Special Materials”  - сhair
  2. Andrew Mikhaylin  — сorresponding member of RAMAS, Prof., Dr.Sc.-Hab., vice director general for Research and Development of Scientific and Production Enterprise “Special Materials”  - organizational department

Program Chairman: Nickolay Smirnov — Prof., Dr.Sc.-Hab., International Academy of Astronautics Com. on Space Physical Science Chair, Moscow M.V.Lomonosov State University, Russia

Program Co-Chairman: Mikhail Silnikov — сorresponding member of Russian Academy of Sciences, Prof., Dr.Sc.-Hab., Director General Scientific and Production Enterprise “Special Materials”, Academician of Russian Academy of Rocket and Artillery Sciences, Russia

Program Committee::

  1. Igor V. Barmin — сorresponding member of the RAS, General Designer, Federal State Enterprize “TsENKI”, Russian Space Agency, Russia.
  2. Vladimir Betelin — Academician RAS, Scientific leader of Federal Science Center “Scientific Research Institute for System Studies Russian Academy of Sciences”, Russia
  3. Jean Michel Contant  — IAA Secretary General, France
  4. Grunde Jomaas  — Technical University of Denmark, Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
  5. Jaye Koo  — Professor, Korea Aerospace University, Seoul, Korea
  6. Susan McKenna-Lawlor  — Academician, Prof. D.Sc., IAA Com. on Space Physical Science Academician-Secretary., Ireland
  7. Vyacheslav Nosikov  — Adviser to General director “NPO “Technomash”, Russian Space Agency
  8. Oleg N. Ostapenko  — Dr.Sc. General-Colonel, Head of Russian Space Agency 2013-2015, Vice Rector St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University
  9. Dmitriy Panov  — general director of “NPO “Technomash”, Russian Space Agency
  10. Igor Rubtsov  — director of scientific Analytic Centre “NPO “Technomash”, Russian Space Agency
  11. Mikhail Silnikov  — сorr. Member RAS, Prof., Dr.Sc.-Hab., Director General Scientific and Production Enterprise “Special Materials”