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Akademgorodok

(äkädāmgô`rôdôk), city, W central Siberian Russia, near NovosibirskNovosibirsk
, city (1989 pop. 1,437,000), capital of Novosibirsk region and the administrative center of the Siberian federal district, S Siberian Russia, on the Ob River and the Trans-Siberian RR.
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. A scientific center begun in 1959, it is the site of 20 institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
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After his release, Danilov said he hoped to return to science and that he would move back to the research town of Akademgorodok outside Siberia's biggest city Novosibirsk to live with his wife.
Since the fall of communism, Akademgorodok has grown into a major technology hub leading to its referral as 'Silicon Forest'.
47, 2008: In Akademgorodok, outside Novosibirsk, Siberia.
73; Suri cites as well Paul Josephson's study of Akademgorodok, where research scientists and engineers developed guarded critiques of the Soviet system: Paul Josephson, New Atlantis Revisited: Akademgorodok, the Siberian City of Science (Princeton, 1997).
Alexander Gromov: Laboratory of Entomology, Institute of Zoology, Al-Farabi 93, Akademgorodok, 480060 Almaty, Kazakhstan
In Russia, Nuranen's charges will be students in the School for Creative Development and Free Choice in Akademgorodok, or Academy City, just outside Siberia's largest city.
Located some 3,000 km from Moscow, Novosibirsk is a major commercial and scientific centre in Russia and home to Akademgorodok, a vast scientific community with 15 universities and dozens of institutes of the Russian Academy of Sciences.