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   Dear participants of the conference!

  Please, explore the information about our social events and fill out the google form (click here ) about your participation till the 21st of October. The number of places is limited, so that we can’t guarantee the participation of those people who didn’t inform the Organizing Committee beforehand. Please, note that all the payments for social events mentioned below can be made on site during the registration.

   We are planning the following social events during our conference, such as: Welcome party (November 12th) and Conference Banquet (November 14th), where you will have the opportunity to get acquainted with Ukrainian cuisine and get to know each other better. The cost of the banquet is 10 EUR/ 300 UAH.

   State Scientific Institution “Institute for Single Crystals” of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine provides an excellent exhibition concerning our studies in the filed of functional materials ( that you can join free

   In addition, you will have the opportunity to visit the sightseeing interactive tour of Kharkiv (November 13th) - with questions, answers and interesting assignments.

During the tour you will learn more about historical realities and stories about people who created the biography of Kharkiv. The cost of the sightseeing interactive tour of Kharkiv is 2 EUR/ 50 UAH.

The last day of the conference (November 16th) will be devoted to the field trip to the Ukrainian T-shaped Radio telescope (official abbreviation UTR-2) - the world's largest low-frequency radio telescope at decametre wavelengths (Institute of Radio Astronomy of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine). The telescope is a part of the URAN (Ukrainian Radio Interferometer of NASU) decametric VLBI system, which includes another four significantly smaller low-frequency radio telescopes (,_second...). That system has bases from 40 to 900 km (25 to 960 mi). 

The tour will be followed by a get together closing reception. Departure from Kharkiv will be at 08:30 and arrival to Kharkiv will be at 18:00. Duration of travel by bus is approximately 1,5 hour in one side. Please, don’t forget to take warm clothes with you!

   The cost of the field trip to the UTR-2 is 5 EUR/ 100 UAH.

   If you want to participate in any of the events, please follow the link and fill out the participation Google form.

   We kindly ask you to fill out all the google form paragraphs (click here ) before the October 21st due to the limited number of positions in social events. All the payments for the social events can be made on site during the registration.

   Kind regards,

   Organizing Committee