REC “Smart Materials and Biomedical Applications” IKBFU invites students and young scientists to get acquainted with the world of smart materials: from fabrication and analysis of properties to the application, at the Smart Composites International School (SCIS)
SCIS is an annual school for students and young scientists, started in 2021 in a frame of Russian Science Foundation project
№ 21-72-30032 . It is a new type of intensive school, consisting of two parallel sections: for “beginners” and “advancers”.
can upgrade their knowledge and skills in the creation and research methods of smart composites during an intensive week, combining lectures and practices from the world’s leading scientists.
“Advancers” are invited to present new results and conduct heated discussions about the current state of the art of composites and their applications



Motivation letter and short quiz (Rus)

  • Basic course of lectures from the world’s leading scientists in Russian and English
  • The path from idea generation to its practical implementation
  • Opportunity to choose your own scientific direction
  • Gaining skills in experimental research and computer modeling
  • Soft-skills training
  • Practical skills of preparing a conference speech 
  • Presentation of your scientific results obtained during the first week of school
  • Free of charge participation 
  • Free accomodation (amount of places are limited)
  • Food is provided
  • Well-being activities
  • Tour in Kaliningrad and the region
  • Nice souvenirs
  • Full immersion in the scientific environment;
  • Advanced course of lectures from the world’s leading scientists in English;
  • Communication with recognized leaders of world science.
  • Free of charge participations
  • Tour in Kaliningrad and the region
  • Nice souvenirs



SCIS chair: Assoc. Prof., Dr. Valeria Rodionova, E-Mail:
Local organizing committee of SCIS: 
Mrs. Valeria  Kolesnikova; E-mail:
Dr. Kateryna Levada; E-Mail:
Mr. Victor Belyaev;  E-mail: