The Chief Researcher, Doctor of Physics and Mathematics, Professor in Astrophysics
and Radio Astronomy, Igor Dmitrievich Karachentsev being the head of the extragalactic
astrophysics and cosmology lab and his colleague, Dmitry Igorevich Makarov,
the Doctor of Physics and Mathematics both received the Web of Science Award
in the nomination of Highly Cited Researcher Russia 2017 in their area of research.
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Igor Karachentsev and Dmitry Makarov have been awarded the prize of
Dmitry Makarov has been awarded at the high-profile awards ceremony in Moscow; Igor Karachentsev has received his certificate and a valuable gift at the Board of Academics meeting at the Special Astrophysical Observatory of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
We congratulate our colleagues, are genuinely glad of their success, and wish them new scientific achievements!