The Conference and School for Young Scientists High-temperature X-ray Diffraction and X-ray Diffraction of Nanomaterials (HTXRD-4), October 19–21, 2020 E-mail: +7 (911) 9701836


Videos of reports are at the YouTube channel Events SPBU 

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Book of abstracts can be downloaded here


Students and staff of SPbU can make their presentation at 16 Dekabristov Str. from the library premises, 4th floor (Sectional session 1) or from the 110th audience (Sectional session 2). For those who are planning to make a presentation from St. Petersburg State University, please call the moderator one hour before the presentation (89119701836, Sergey, 110 room / 89095820885, Daria, library).



The section "Workshops" has been added to the conference website, where you can find all the necessary information about computing workshops, download and install the necessary programs and files.



Dear participants of the HTXRD-4 conference!

On October 16, from 12:00 to 17:00 at any time convenient for you, you can make a test connection to our conference using the ZOOM platform to check the quality of your video and audio signal.

To login use:

Conference ID: 956 0411 5584

Access code: 660890


Those interested can watch a training video on participation in online meetings using the ZOOM platform.



Dear Colleagues!

To participate in the conference, you need to download and install the Zoom program on your computer. To work you need a webcam and a headset (or headphones with a microphone).

We kindly ask you to indicate your real name and surname during the Zoom registration process.

We ask you to turn off the microphones during the conference, turn them on only for questions. Questions can also be asked in the chat.

On October 16, Friday, from 12-00 to 17-00 (Moscow time), everyone can check the quality of their connection through the Zoom program. A link to connect for a trial communication session will soon be publicly available on the conference website in the "News" section.

To resolve technical issues, we recommend that you download and install the Anydesc software ( so that our specialists can connect to your device and configure it in case of technical problems.

The duration of the oral presentation is 15 minutes (including questions).

We ask participants who make an oral presentation to send presentations (.ppt / .pptx / .pdf) to the conference e-mail address by October 16, inclusive. This is necessary so that in the event of a technical problem, the conference moderator can play the presentation.

In exceptional cases, in agreement with the organizing committee of the conference, the speaker can record a 15-minute video using the Zoom software. Instructions on how to record video in Zoom can be found for example here. The video should be sent to the conference e-mail address The video will be shown to other participants during the time allotted for your presentation on the program.

Dear participants of the poster session!

Please send your posters by October 16 inclusive to the conference e-mail address Your posters will be available for viewing on the conference website. During the poster session, each participant will have 3 minutes to briefly present their results through the Zoom software (see guidance above). Also, participants in the poster session can use the Zoom software to record a 3-5 minute video on the background of their poster. Videos will be shown during the poster session.



Dear Colleagues!

Please note that there are 3 workshops in the School program. Workshops will provide training to work with the following software:

Nadezhda B. Bolotina (FRC «Crystallography and photonics» RAS) Determination and analysis of complex non-standard structures, including modulated ones (Jana2006)
Rimma S. Bubnova, Andrey P. Shablinskii, Vera A. Firsova, Sergey N. Volkov (ICS RAS) Determination of thermal expansion tensor according to X-ray diffraction data (TTT and RTT)
Dmitry A. Yatsenko (FRC IC SB RAS, NSU, Novosibirsk) Modeling of powder diffraction patterns of nanoscale systems (DIANNA software package)

We ask you to make an appointment in advance for the workshops that interest you, so that you can make the most of your time, and we will optimize the learning process.

You can sign up for the workshop by sending a letter to the conference mail


Dear Colleagues!

A program of the HTXRD-4 School can be downloaded here


Dear Colleagues!

Taking into account a difficult and uncertain situation in world, the RFBR has announced financial support for online conferences.
In this regard, the organizing committee decided to hold the conference and school online on October 19-21, 2020.

All materials, including abstracts, will be published in an electronic version and sent to all participants.

We also ask everyone who has any RFBR grant and plans to refer to it in the abstract, send us a grant number if you have not sent it to us yet. These data are necessary to support by RFBR.

In particular, now in the registration form you must indicate your consent to the processing of your personal data.


Taking into account a difficult and uncertain situation in world, the conference and school will be helded as online on October 19-21, 2020.

The deadline for registration and submission of abstracts is extended to May 19, 2020


Correction of abstracts is available until August 1, 2020

Download First ciruclar