MEPhI Will Host the International Conference on Plasma-Surface Interactions
14.01.2022

The 25th International Conference on Plasma-Surface Interactions will take place on January 27-28 at MEPhI (http://plasma.mephi.ru/ru/psi2022en). The event is dedicated to the memory of Professor Valery A. Kurnaev.

The participants of the conference, organized by the Institute for Laser and Plasma Technologies (LaPlas) of the MEPhI, will discuss the processes of plasma interaction with the surface of materials in thermonuclear installations, new materials and technologies for manufacturing plasma-facing elements, modern methods and devices for surface diagnostics.

This year the conference will be dedicated to the memory of its founder, long-term head of the MEPhI Plasma Physics Department Valery A. Kurnaev, one of the leading experts in his field. A memorial plaque in honor of the scientist, created by sculptor Alexander Mironov with funds raised by MEPhI employees, was solemnly opened at the university on December 21, 2021.