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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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Novosibirsk State University is located in Siberias Akademgorodok, a world famous science centre.
The high demand for programmers and the young specialist's early success led to an offer by Sergei Sobolev to head the programming unit at the Mathematical Institute that Sobolev was creating in the new Novosibirsk Scientific Center, or Akademgorodok.
De esa afirmacion proviene el empeno de levantar, en el corazon de Siberia, un monasterio de tecnicos, una ciudad para la ciencia: Akademgorodok.
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).
In 1968, he taught for two months in Akademgorodok, on Novosibirsk's outskirts, and in Novosibirsk itself.
Alexander Gromov: Laboratory of Entomology, Institute of Zoology, Al-Farabi 93, Akademgorodok, 480060 Almaty, Kazakhstan
This change of tone in the press and in official statements, to which we shall return, this new `economic' and `pragmatic' discourse on ecology, was inspired by work done on the ground since the mid-1960s by the economists and sociologists of the institutes of economics and sociology in the Siberian section of the Soviet Academy of Science at Akademgorodok.
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.
For example, Akademgorodok, the prototype science city championed by Nikita Khrushchev in 1962, promised young Soviet scientists and technicians access to state-of-the art facilities and escape from the bureaucratic control.