State Scientific Institution “Institute for Single Crystals” of National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine is a leading R&D center carrying out up-to-date interdisciplinary researches in numerous priority fields of material science, physics, chemistry, biology and medicine. There is a whole cycle of scientific research, from idea and fundamental studies to creation of new materials and equipment on their base or even organization of industry production, in the institution. Numerous intellectual materials and technologies including unique, having no analogue in the world, have been developed by scientists of the center.
The existing structure of the Complex allows to use the scientific and technical potential in a most efficient manner, carry out multidisciplinary studies, obtain important fundamental results and develop such fields of Science as microelectronics, nanotechnology, laser and scintillation crystals, study of crystal growth processes, scintillation material science, new diagnostics techniques of diseases, medical instrument engineering etc.
The recognition of top-notch qualification of our scientists is manifested through their membership in the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and other honorary and scientific degrees. Our staff includes three fellow members (academicians) and one associate member (correspondent-member) of the NASU. Our scientists have successfully defended 300 PhD and over 40 doctorate (DSc) theses.
During the years of Complex existence the scientific achievements of our scientists were 7 times honored by the State Prize of Ukraine in the field of science and techniques as well as by a number of other Prizes and Awards.