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In March, 2021 as result of a collaboration between three laboratories of the Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia and  KTH and Synchrotron SOLEIL (France) the scientific article A. Chesnokov, D. Gryaznov, N. V. Skorodumova, E. A. Kotomin, A. Zitolo, M. Zubkins, A. Kuzmin, A. Anspoks, J. Purans „The local atomic structure and thermoelectric properties of Ir-doped ZnO: hybrid DFT calculations and XAS experiments” (https://doi.org/10.1039/D1TC00223F) was published in the Journal of Materials Chemistry C with an impact factor of 7,059!  
 
On 19 of March, 2021 as result of a collaboration between the scientists of the Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia (Juris Purans, Inga Pudza, Alexei Kuzmin) and several world-leading centres the article  "Local electronic structure rearrangements and strong anharmonicity in YH3 under pressures up to 180 GPa" (https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-21991-x) was published in the Nature Communications journal with an impact factor of 12.121! 
 
Latvian Science’s Top 10 Achievements:  2013, 2014 and 2015 (A new magnetron sputtering technology and a new multifunctional R&D cluster tool for thin films manufacturing including transparent conductive coatings)

Latvian Academy of Science award: Acad. E. Silina prize (2009)

Rome International Center for Materials Science of Superstripes "Fibonacci" prize (2016)
Article about new coating materials in Ilustrētā Zinātne (Illustrated Science): http://old.ilustretazinatne.lv/content/stikls-klust-aizvien-viedaks-0
  
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